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Local news for Havana, Cuba continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

2 hrs ago | IndyMedia

The Shortwave Report 08/29/14 Listen Globally

A weekly 30 minute review of international news and opinion, recorded from a shortwave radio and the internet.

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Related Topix: Cuba, World News, Weather, Natural Disasters, Drought, Israel, Middle East

6 hrs ago | Inside Colombia

FARC must be recognized as a political party before disarmament: FARC negotiator

Colombia's largest rebel group will not disarm until it is recognized as a political movement, according to a FARC peace talks negotiator.

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10 hrs ago | Medical News

Vaccine boosts advanced NSCLC patient survival

Investigation of a vaccine targeting a glycoside present in non-small-cell lung cancer has demonstrated efficacy as a switch therapy for patients with stable, advanced disease after chemotherapy.

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14 hrs ago | Babalu Blog

Young Fidel idolater gets lots of attention from Reuters & the usual gang of propaganda recyclers

Reuters, the Associated Press, CNN, PBS, and their ilk just love to portray Cubans as happy-go-lucky noble savages who are very pleased with their so-called Revolution and its leaders.

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Related Topix: Cuba, World News, Central America, Fidel Castro, US News, Conservative Political News

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Business Wire

2014 Berkeley Film Foundation Awards

The BFF gave this year's $25,000 Saul Zaentz Award to Ghost Town to Havana by filmmaker Eugene Corr.

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CBS Local

Too Much Truth - Helping Abeeku Ricks

Today on Too Much Truth, Derrick Boazman introduces to the 1380 WAOK listeners a remarkable young man.

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Tyler Morning Telegraph

Calvary Commission celebrates 37th anniversary with conference

Calvary Commission in Lindale will celebrate its 37th Anniversary with its Annual Breakthrough Prayer and Missions Conference that starts this week.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

The St. Petersburg Times

Reminiscing in Cuba's Retro-Soviet Cafe

There's no rice, beans or fried plantains at Havana's newest private restaurant.

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Windsor Beacon

Voices: In Cuba, entrepreneurial spirits sparkle

Are the economic changes instituted in recent years by President Raul Castro working? Can the dissident movement ever gain enough traction to overthrow the Communist government? Just how good is its acclaimed but flawed health care system? But when looking to the future of the island a?? a post-Castro period that is often contemplated by American ... (more)

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USA Today

Voices: In Cuba, entrepreneurial spirits sparkle

Cuba is a land that remains a mystery to most Americans. Is it's health care system, despite its myriad deficiencies, still as good as many believe? Are the economic changes instituted by President Raul Castro Voices: In Cuba, entrepreneurial spirits sparkle Cuba is a land that remains a mystery to most Americans.

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BroadwayWorld.com

The Washington Ballet Adds 14 New Dancers, Announces Luis R. Torres...

The Washington Ballet welcomes two new dancers from Cuba and names three dancers from the Studio Company to the performing Company.

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Inter Press Service

Breakthroughs and Hurdles in Colombia's Peace Talks

The first delegation of victims of Colombia's armed conflict offer a press conference after their talks with the government and FARC negotiators on Aug. 16 in Havana, Cuba.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

Reuters

Young fan who dresses like Fidel Castro meets his idol

An 8-year-old Cuban boy who likes to dress up as Fidel Castro got to meet his idol after Cuba's 88-year-old retired leader invited him and his family to his Havana home for a chat.

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Babalu Blog

Former Cuban DGI intelligence officer identifies 17 Castro spies

General Juan Velasco Alvarado came to power as part of a junta that overthrew the Peruvian government in October 1968.

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

Babalu Blog

New "privately-owned" restaurant in Havana celebrates Soviet colonial era

The so-called "Cuban Revolution" led by sociopathic tyrant Fidel Castro loved to employ anti-imperialist and anti-colonialist rhetoric in its propaganda --internally and externally-- but even the most mentally-challenged of Cubans could tell that the so-called Revolution had turned Cuba into a colony of the Soviet empire.

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Channelnewsasia.com

Aeroflot defies sanctions to create new low-cost airline

Russian flag carrier Aeroflot will create a new low-cost unit after Western sanctions grounded its first effort to enter the market, the airline's chief executive said on Sunday .

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CNN

Live streaming concert from Miami to Havana for the first time in the history of the Digital Era

Today August 23, 2014, we are live broadcasting a concert from Miami to Havana for the first time in the history of the Digital Era.

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Sat Aug 23, 2014

Art Daily

Fidel is Fidel: Exhibition by artist Roberto Chile celebrates Castro's 88th anniversary

Eugenio Selman, former personal medical doctor of former Cuban president Fidel Castro, attends the opening of a photography exhibition on him, on August 12, 2014 in Havana.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

ABC News

Havana Retro-Soviet Restaurant a Nod to Nostalgia

There's no rice, beans or fried plantains at Havana's newest private restaurant.

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The Washington Post

Havana retro-Soviet restaurant a nod to nostalgia

There's no rice, beans or fried plantains at Havana's newest private restaurant.

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