Tuesday Apr 15
Cuban doctors in eye of Venezuelan hurricaneIn this March 27, 2014...
Like many in Petare, a sprawling hillside slum of crumbling brick buildings on the eastern outskirts of Caracas, Faraiz has come to rely on Cuban physicians for free health services in a country where private care is too expensive for the poor and public hospitals have a dismal reputation.
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Tuesday Apr 15
Cuban doctors in eye of Venezuelan hurricane
When Judith Faraiz's son was near death after a severe motorcycle accident, she put his life in the hands of God and Cuban doctors.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
American imprisoned in Cuba ends hunger strike
A 26-year-old man who worked as a university recruiter is the first of 10 dead victims identified after a fiery crash involving a bus carrying high school students and a FedEx tractor-trailer in California.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
US penned political satire in secret Cuban TwitterUS Agency for...
The early messages poked fun at the Castro government and were created by a political satirist working for the social media project.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
American imprisoned in Cuba launches food strike
Super Bowl champion coach John Harbaugh will be inducted into the Cradle of Coaches Association on April 19. The Cradle of Coaches is the nickname for Miami University which has produced several successful Super Bowl champion coach John Harbaugh will be inducted into the Cradle of Coaches Association on April 19. The Cradle of Coaches is the ... (more)
American prisoner in Cuba starts hunger strike
An American contractor who has been held in a Cuban prison for over four years started a hunger strike to protest what he described as the inaction of both the U.S. and Cuban governments to secure his release.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
The Daily Record
Study: US travelers to Cuba continues to rise
The number of U.S. visitors to Cuba continues to rise, even as the more than five-decade long embargo remains firmly in place, according to study released Monday.
Sat Apr 05, 2014
'Cuban Twitter' a new hurdle for bloggers, exiles
The revelation that a U.S. government-funded program set up a cellphone-based social network in Cuba is likely to pose new challenges for independent bloggers and exile groups that work to increase access to technology.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
White House defends "Cuban Twitter" program
The Obama administration pushed back on an Associated Press report Thursday that the United States sought to set up a secret communications network in Cuba -- "Cuban Twitter" -- to undermine the communist government there.
Tue Apr 01, 2014
The Marion Star
Cuba making noise with economic reforms
You've got to wonder whether anyone in the Obama administration hears the pinging of Cuba's economic reforms.
Sat Mar 29, 2014
Skepticism as Cuba OKs law to lure foreign investors
Many Cuban observers are skeptical of a new law approved in Cuba on Saturday that aims to lure more foreign investment to the island nation.
Wed Mar 26, 2014
The Daily Record
Carnival Ecstasy pulls 41 Cuban migrants to safety
A cruise ship came to the rescue of dozens of Cuban migrants on an overloaded vessel that was taking on water in the Florida Straits.
Tue Mar 25, 2014
Xenia Daily Gazette
55 years is enough
Dressed in a blazer, sweater, and gloves to protect him from the cold of a DC winter, petite 79-year-old Rev.