People wait in line to check luggage at the ABC Charters American Airlines flight to Havana, Cuba at Miami International Airport on Dec. 19, 2014.
People wait in line to check luggage at the ABC Charters American Airlines flight to Havana, Cuba at Miami International Airport on Dec. 19, 2014. Joe Raedle Getty Images
People wait in line to check luggage at the ABC Charters American Airlines flight to Havana, Cuba at Miami International Airport on Dec. 19, 2014. Joe Raedle Getty Images

U.S. eases travel and trade restrictions to Cuba

January 15, 2015 09:39 AM

UPDATED January 16, 2015 01:11 PM

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