Talks Thursday are expected to focus on the broader question of how the US and Cuba can end a half-century of enmity. The nations hope to reestablish embassies and post ambassadors to each other's capitals in coming months.
Indonesia's transport minister said Tuesday that radar data showed the AirAsia plane that crashed last month with 162 people on board was climbing at about 6,000 feet a minute before it plunged and suddenly disappeared.
Boko Haram attacked a village in Cameroon early Sunday, highlighting the growing regional threat of the militant group. Some 80 houses were destroyed in the attack and upwards of 30 people are believed to have been abducted.