Common ground centered on the language of art has brought Minnesotans and Cubans together long before President Obama's decision to enact a series of orders meant to normalize relations with Cuba on Wednesday.
A major storm centered on Christmas Eve will affect the Midwest and East with strong winds, areas of heavy snow, wind-swept rain and thunderstorms.
With many winter storms lined up, snow will create a wintry setting for Christmas in some areas.
Short-Range Weather forecast overview for the North Central United States
Several storms with snow, ice, rain and thunderstorms may affect areas from the South Central states to the Northeast through the weekend after Christmas.