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Obama Reignites Political Debate over Cuba

INTERNATIONAL | By Ken Thomas and Steve Peoples | Thursday Dec 18, 2014
The surprising move by Obama to restore U.S. ties with Cuba reignited long-simmering political passions over the fate of the island nation, reinforcing yet another difference between Democrat Hillary Rodham Clinton and Republicans eyeing the White House.

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N Korea-Linked Sony Hack May Be Costliest Ever

INTERNATIONAL | By Bernard Condon, Eric Tucker and Mae Anderson | Dec 18
The unprecedented hack of Sony Pictures which a U.S. official says is linked to North Korea may be the most damaging cyberattack ever inflicted on an American business.

Putin: West is Trying to 'Defang' the Russian Bear

INTERNATIONAL | By Laura Mills and Vladimir Isachenkov | Dec 18
President Vladimir Putin vowed Thursday to fix Russia's economic woes within two years by diversifying away from its heavy reliance on oil and gas and voiced confidence that the plummeting ruble will soon recover.

Senate Approves New Auto Safety Chief

LEGAL | By Joan Lowy | Dec 18
The Senate confirmed a new administrator to lead the government's auto safety agency, which faces complaints that regulators bungled two high-profile recalls involving faulty ignition switches and exploding air bags.

Is Yoga Good for Your Heart?

SCIENCE | Dec 18
Research now compares the benefits of yoga to aerobic workouts. Dr. Tara Narula, cardiologist from Lenox Hill Hospital in New York, joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss the new findings.

Year of the Flesh

FASHION | By Leanne Italie | Dec 18
Skin was definitely in, but was 2014 all about the big, bold booty or a sheer reveal up top?

Skype to Offer Translations

CORPORATE | Dec 18
Skype is getting a translator. For the first time, people who speak different languages will have their conversations translated in real time through the online-calling service. CNET's Bridget Carey joins CBSN with the details.

3 Tips to Help Use Remaining Health Account Funds

INSURANCE | By Tom Murphy | Dec 18
Sunscreen may not top many shopping lists this time of year, but stocking up now can keep you from wasting money. December is the final month for many people with employer-sponsored health coverage to spend the remaining balance.

McDonald's in Japans Rations Fries

FOOD/DRINK | By Elaine Kurtenbach | Dec 18
Only small fries with that? McDonald's in Japan is limiting the serving size of fries as stocks run short due to labor disruptions on the U.S. West Coast.

Justices to Discuss Louisiana Gay Marriage Case

NATIONAL | Dec 17
The Supreme Court has added the challenge to Louisiana's same-sex marriage ban to the agenda for the justices' closed-door conference on Jan. 9.

No 'The Interview' For Christmas

NATIONAL | By Jake Coyle | Dec 17
Sony Pictures has canceled the Dec. 25 release of "The Interview" after hackers threatened terrorists attacks and the largest multiplex chains in North America pulled the film from its screens.

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