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

5 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

Cuba cracks down, arrests 100 women dissidents

Cuban authorities arrested an unusually large group of about 100 dissident marchers Sunday, breaking up a march by the Ladies in White opposition activists.


Related Topix: Cuba, Central America, World News,

10 hrs ago | Global Voices Online

These Cubans Are Puckering Up in Support of LGBT Rights

See all those languages up there? We translate Global Voices stories to make the world's citizen media available to everyone.


Related Topix: Cuba, Central America, World News,

15 hrs ago |

BWW Reviews: Ocean State Theatre Company Rolls the Dice on Guys and Dolls

Ocean State Theatre's production of Guys and Dolls is sure to be a summertime hit for the Company.


Related Topix: Frank Loesser, Jazz, New York, Cuba, World News

Sat Jul 12, 2014

Click Orlando

Putin meets with Castro brothers in Cuba

In a scene out of the Cold War, Cuban President Raul Castro and ailing brother Fidel met with the current leader of the communist island's longtime economic benefactor, the state press reported Saturday.


Related Topix: Cuba, World News, Central America, Raul Castro, Vladimir Putin, Fidel Castro, Brazil

Inside Colombia

Peace process alone will not solve humanitarian crisis in northwest Colombia: UN

The United Nations warned President Juan Manuel Santos Thursday that Colombia's ongoing peace process with the FARC rebel group, the country's largest, will not be sufficient to adress the deepening humanitarian crisis in the northwest of the country, reported local media UN Human Rights High Commissioner Todd Howland deplored the ongoing violence ... (more)


Related Topix: Cuba, World News

Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

Sarasota couple, defectors, return to Cuba with ballet prodigy son...

Francisco Serrano, 17, an aspiring ballet dancer from Sarasota, performs at Havana's National Theater during an international ballet competition in Cuba, the land of his parents' birth.


Related Topix: Arts, Ballet, Cuba, World News, Theater

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Russia Taday

Russia's Rosneft to help Cuba explore offshore oil reserves

Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Cuban counterpart Raul Castro at Revolution Palace in Havana, on July 11, 2014.


Related Topix: Vladimir Putin, Raul Castro, Cuba, World News

The Gaston Gazette

If you go ... 8 tips for when you visit Cuba

My week-long trip to Cuba was a great experience - I'd go back in a heartbeat - but it might have been even better had I realized a few things before I went.


Related Topix: Cuba, Cuba, NM, World News, Central America,

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Paltry car sales seen as sign of Cuba's priorities

In this July 3, 2014, photo, prices are display at a car dealership that sells used vehicles in Havana, Cuba.


Related Topix: Cuba, World News, Central America,

Washington Examiner

Paltry car sales seen as sign of Cuba's priorities

In this July 4, 2014, photo, a man opens the trunk of an Audi in Havana, Cuba. With new cars... Just steps from the Florida Straits, dozens of vehicles sit covered in grime and baking in the Caribbean sun.


Related Topix: Cuba, World News, Central America,


Empty Buenos Aires 3

Sunset & Buenos Aires & 9 de Julio Avenue & Evita & Would Cup Photo taken yesterday at 5.45, minutes before the first part of the football match between Holland and Argentina ended Allegorically the avenue was dark while there were some sun still at the high, half and half, good time for a shot About the Photo Taken once more at 9 de Julio Avenue, ... (more)


Related Topix: Evita, Theater, Cuba, World News

Babalu Blog

Reports from Cuba: Remnants of History: Cubans in the Independence of the United States

Many Cubans are unaware, although living in the United States, that we were participants in the independence of the Thirteen American Colonies.


Related Topix: Cuba, World News, Central America, Havana, AR, US News, Conservative Political News


Havana Connection: A Journey Into Cuban Bmx

Cuba has long been on my travel list simply because it's so different from everywhere else in the world, mainly because it's removed from American culture.

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Caribbean News Now!

Chinese president to visit Cuba and Venezuela

Also, for the convenience of our readers and the online community generally, we have reproduced the complete Caribbean Net News archives from 2004 to 2010 here .


Related Topix: Cuba, Xi Jinping, China,

Wed Jul 09, 2014

PRLog US Entertainment

Actor, Edvin Ortega Features In An Upcoming Film

Jul. 9, 2014 - Edvin Ortega is a familiar face to the big screen appearing along side of John Travolta, Denzel Washington, and the cast of the new fit Netflix series Orange is the New Black.


Related Topix: Jack Mulcahy, Cuba, World News, Yonkers, NY

WPTV Local News

US, Cuba hold migration talks in Washington

U.S. and Cuban government officials were meeting in Washington on Wednesday for the latest round of migration talks, a rare chance for dialogue between two countries that have not had full diplomatic relations for more than five decades.


Related Topix: Prison, Cuba, Central America, World News,

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Korean News

Kim Il Sung Is Revered by World Progressives

Since the very day when the sad news came like a bolt from the blue, Kim Il Sung, prominent great man, has been boundlessly revered by the world progressives decades after decades.


Related Topix: North Korea, World News, Cuba

WNYC-AM New York

Miami Stores Enjoy Thriving Business From Cuban Shoppers

On the map, it's right next to Miami. But culturally speaking, Hialeah, Fla., is just as close to Havana.


Related Topix: Cuba, World News, Central America, Cuba, NY,

Caribbean News Now!

Russia to write off 90 percent of Cuba's debt

HAVANA, Cuba -- The Russian lower chamber of parliament, or State Duma, on Friday ratified its agreement to write off 90 percent of the debt owed by Cuba.


Related Topix: Cuba, World News

Mon Jul 07, 2014

ABC News

'Cuban TV Airplane' Report Reveals $36M US Boondoggle

Cuba's President Raul Castro delivers his speech during closing of the third regular session of the eighth legislature, at the National Assembly in Havana, Cuba, July 5, 2014.


Related Topix: Raul Castro, The National, Entertainment, Television, Cuba, World News