HAVANA/WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama announced the United States would restore diplomatic relations it severed with Cuba more than 50 years ago, drawing resistance from lawmakers opposed to reconciling with the communist-run island. Full Article | Video
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Students in the streets of Havana celebrate the announcement by Cuban and American leaders to improve relations, while Cuban-Americans in Miami are cautious. Gavino Garay reports.