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On Thursday the Dow Jones Industrial Average had its best day in more than three years. For analysis on the growing U.S. economy CBSN's Jeff Glor talks with Yahoo! finance senior columnist Michael Santoli.
Movie fans and filmmakers are condemning Sony's decision to shelve "The Interview," starring James Franco and Seth Rogen, as "un-American." Sony decided to not release the film after hackers made threats to theaters and moviegoers. John Blackstone reports.
When America put signs up ridiculing communism in Cuba, the island's government fought back to block them from sight. Now, as Scott Pelley reports, the old propaganda battles seems to no longer matter.
A storied era in broadcast journalism has come to an end. Former CBS News correspondent Richard C. Hottelet died yesterday. He was 97.
Lower oil prices are buoying Louisiana's fishermen, but putting the squeeze on others. Manuel Bojorquez reports on the threat to jobs in the state's oil industry.
Russia's economy is in free-fall, but you wouldn't know it listening to President Vladimir Putin. As Charlie D'Agata reports from Moscow, Putin used his end of the year press conference Thursday to defend himself and attack the west.
The White House is now weighing its response to the attack on Sony Pictures Entertainment. The federal investigation suggests that North Korea's digital fingerprints are on the computer breach. Bob Orr reports.
If Congress were to lift the trade embargo, businesses will be ready to take advantage of it. Vicente Arenas reports from Miami, where the tourism industry is especially eager to reap the benefits of a new relationship with Cuba.
Only Congress can lift the trade embargo it imposed in 1960, but some prominent members of Congress said Thursday they'll try to keep that from happening. Nancy Cordes reports.
CBS Evening News anchor Scott Pelley spoke with Cubans in Havana about the impact of America's new stance on their country. One Cuban told Pelley living for decades under the U.S. embargo makes it hard to imagine a different future.