7 movies from '70s to binge watch

Been digging CNN’s “The Seventies?” While the series takes a week off for Independence Day, why not spend part of your holiday weekend binge-watching some of that decade’s best films? We’ve made it easy with a list of seven essential ’70s films available you can stream on Netflix to tide you over until “The Seventies” returns on July 9.

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U.S., Cuba to reopen embassies

The United States and Cuba on Wednesday plan to officially seal the renewal of diplomatic ties begun last year, announcing the reopening of embassies in Washington and Havana for the first time in more than half-a-century, two senior administration officials told CNN on Tuesday.

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How Georgia dumped Confederate emblem

Last week, I and many of my fellow Georgians watched our neighboring state of South Carolina wrestle with the issue of flying the Confederate flag on its State House grounds as we remembered our own state’s fight over whether to reverse a 1956 decision to adopt a state flag that prominently featured the Confederate battle emblem.

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