8:00 am ET - Fidel Castro address – Former Cuban leader Fidel Castro speaks at the commemoration of the 50th anniversary of Cuba's Committees for the Defense of the Revolution.
9:00 am ET - Final shuttle rocket booster unveiled – The final space shuttle solid rocket booster assembly departs an assembly and refurbishment facility, while the external fuel tank for the last planned shuttle flight is removed from a barge.
An update from the CNN newsdesk in London on the stories we're following on Tuesday:
Vessel taken to Ashdod: The Israeli navy took over an aid vessel that attempted to sail to Gaza on Tuesday despite a blockade to the occupied territory, a spokesman for the Israel Defense Forces said.
Settlement issue looms: The U.S. special Mideast envoy arrives in Israel Tuesday as the United States continues its full-court press for resumption of peace talks between Israelis and Palestinians. FULL POST