The move is largely symbolic, though; there are no active plans to close it.
Castro told lawmakers Thursday, "When the [new] National Assembly is constituted next April 19, my second and last term will have concluded."
Mattis' trip was the first by a Pentagon chief in over 15 years.
The Trump administration wants Americans to support privately owned businesses and the Cuban people - not the Cuban government.
After a "firm and frank" meeting with the Cuban foreign minister, the U.S. removes most employees from the embassy in Havana and stops most services.
The US State Department is pulling out all families of employees and nonessential personnel from Cuba, after a string of mysterious sonic…
The U.S. Secretary of State said the situation is "under review."
A Cuban immigrant whose armed robbery conviction was vacated by Colorado's governor in an effort to stop his deportation has won a second…
As North Korea threatens the U.S., some say certain aspects mirror the 1962 Cuban missile crisis.
The U.S. asked two Cuban diplomats to leave after U.S. officials in Havana reported "incidents which have caused a variety of physical symptoms."
Group that matches Cuban entrepreneurs with Colorado tech companies says policy changes are already having an impact.
As Cuba begins its search to replace President Raul Castro, President Donald Trump will soon be working with a new player.