Things you need to know on January 27. International Holocaust Remembrance Day; New US-Cuba Trade Rules; Obamacare Enrollment Deadline Is Sunday; Social Media Use Bad For Your Sleep

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  • New federal trade rules with Cuba take effect today. The new federal regulations allow U.S. businesses to sell directly to Cuba's state-run companies, and ease restrictions on U.S. business owners traveling to Cuba on fact-finding missions.


  • Time is running out. Sunday, January 31st, is the final deadline to sign up for health coverage under the Affordable Care Act. Americans can enroll by phone, online at, in person, or by mailing a paper application.


  • Well Duh! If you aren't getting enough sleep, "socials" may be to blame. Researchers at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine have found that heavy social media use could be causing issues with your sleeping pattern. Use of sites like Facebook, YouTube, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat and Reddit are more likely to have issues getting proper sleep.