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    Talk Back: U.S. and Cuba
    Do you approve of President Barack Obama's efforts to normalize relations with Cuba?
     Yes
     No

    (Tell us why or why not?)
    ( Patrick Tehan )
    Women waiting in the wings for Tesla's Model X

    When Tesla Motors' long-delayed Model X -- designed to blend the best of an SUV with the benefits of a minivan -- starts deliveries to customers in late 2015, Tesla will gain entry to two growing and critical markets in the auto industry: female car buyers and SUVs.  
    ( JOHN GREEN )
    49ers' Harbaugh on the trading block?

    San Francisco 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh, the subject of trade speculation, could join Jon Gruden, Bill Parcells and Bill Belichick as NFL coaches who have been dealt.
     
    (RAY CHAVEZ)
    Top 10 concerts of 2014

    Lady Gaga, Drake vs. Lil Wayne, Nas, Kraftwerk were among the best concerts of 2014. 
    SPORTS
    ( JOHN GREEN )
    49ers' Harbaugh on the trading block?

    San Francisco 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh, the subject of trade speculation, could join Jon Gruden, Bill Parcells and Bill Belichick as NFL coaches who have been dealt.
     
    Spotlight
    ( Mark DuFrene )
    New Year's Party: 3 great cocktails, 3 dazzling noshes

    Host a sparkling New Year's Eve party with this easy party plan that includes tips from The Kitchn's Sara Kate Gillingham. 
    BUSINESS
    ( Richard Vogel )
    'The Interview' elevates YouTube to top-tier streaming club

    Google's decision to air the controversial film 'The Interview' on its video platform YouTube is far more than a statement on the freedom of speech -- it's a calculated business move that aims to propel YouTube from a go-to entertainment site for free videos of dancing cats and Korean pop stars to a source for Hollywood-grade films that viewers will happily pay to see.
     
    ( Mark DuFrene )
    New Year's Party: 3 great cocktails, 3 dazzling noshes

    Host a sparkling New Year's Eve party with this easy party plan that includes tips from The Kitchn's Sara Kate Gillingham.