An international police force (of puppets) won't be coming to a theater near you, as theaters have reportedly been told not to screen the film Team America, in response to the cancellation of The Interview. Melinda Sue Gordon/AP/Paramount Pictures hide caption

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'Team America' Is Benched: Won't Return To Theaters, Reports Say

Some U.S. theaters said they'd screen the movie in response to the cancellation of the release of The Interview. Both films make light of North Korea and its leader.

A review panel says changes are needed at the Secret Service — along with a better fence at the White House. Here, members of the Secret Service uniformed division stand in front of the White House. Kevin Dietsch/UPI /Landov hide caption

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In List Of Changes For Secret Service, A New Fence Comes First

An independent review panel calls for changes ranging from a better fence at the White House to a new approach to training and leadership within the Secret Service.

Fidel Castro and Vice President Richard Nixon after a nearly 2 1/2-hour meeting in Washington on April 19, 1959. Castro described the meeting, scheduled for 15 minutes, as "very friendly." Less than two years later, the U.S. severed ties with Cuba. AP hide caption

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5 Defining Moments In The U.S.-Cuba Relationship

President Obama says the U.S. and Cuba will normalize relations, which were severed in 1961. Here are images that highlight the decades of tense relations.

Members of the Abuja "Bring Back Our Girls" protest group sit during a protest march, in continuation of the Global October. Once again, Boko Haram militants are implicated in killings and mass kidnapping in northeastern Nigeria. Afolabi Sotunde/Reuters/Landov hide caption

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Boko Haram Suspected In New Round Of Killing And Kidnapping

The latest attack occurred just 20 miles from where the Islamist extremist group kidnapped nearly 300 schoolgirls in April.

A Pakistani health worker administers a polio vaccine to a child during a campaign in the northern city of Rawalpindi. Farooq Naeem/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Pakistan Keeps On Vaccinating Despite Tough Terrain And Terror Threat

Just getting a measles vaccine to a child in Pakistan was once an impossible dream. Despite many obstacles, health workers have made great progress in stopping infectious diseases.

American actor Groucho Marx, with his trademark moustache, glasses and cigar. We can't be sure that this cigar was Cuban. John Kobal Foundation/Getty Images hide caption

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6 Things You Should Know About Cuban Cigars

If you plan on traveling to Cuba, you'll be able to bring back $100 worth of the country's famed cigars. But that's not a lot — because they're actually kind of expensive.

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