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1 hr ago | Art Daily

Breese Little presents Corridas y Venidas, Elio Rodr guez's first solo exhibition in the UK

Elio Rodriguez, Forest On The Walls VI, 2014, Fabric, Rubber, 50 x 45 x 25 cm. Photo: Courtesy of Breese Little.

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5 hrs ago | WMAL-AM Washington

Cuba's Solution To A Condom Shortage? Hand Out Old Ones, Ignore The Expiration Date

HAVANA, Cuba) -- A shortage of supplies has Cuban health officials worried, as the country's stock of condoms dwindles down.

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

Barnstable Patriot

Barnstable students delight in Cuban adventure

STUDENTS TOGETHER Students from Barnstable High School share a moment with students from a Cuban art program on April 21 as part of their cultural and educational trip to the island country.

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Related Topix: Cuba, World News, Central America, Education Etc., Gay/Lesbian

Downtown Austin

Cuban Restaurant in Downtown Austin - Pleasant Storage Room

As far as I know, there aren't currently any Cuban restaurant concepts in downtown Austin proper.

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Related Topix: Austin, TX, Cuba, World News

Star-Telegram.com

2014 Cuba film festival to honor Garcia Marquez

Garcia Marquez was a longtime friend of former leader Fidel Castro and also a major backer of Cuba's marquee international cinema bash.

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Related Topix: Fidel Castro, Cuba, World News

Tri-cityherald.com

2014 Cuba film festival to honor Garcia Marquez

In this Dec. 7, 2004 file photo, Colombia's writer Gabriel Garcia Marquez, right, speaks with fans at the inauguration of the 26th Havana Film Festival in Havana, Cuba.

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Related Topix: Cuba, World News, Fidel Castro

The News Tribune

2014 Cuba film festival to honor Garcia Marquez

In this Dec. 7, 2004 file photo, Colombia's writer Gabriel Garcia Marquez, right, speaks with fans at the inauguration of the 26th Havana Film Festival in Havana, Cuba.

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Related Topix: Cuba, World News, Fidel Castro

Reuters

Exclusive: Cuba may revive Paris Club debt negotiations

Cuba and the Paris Club of wealthy creditor nations are working to resume talks over billions of dollars of official debt in a new sign the communist government is interested in rejoining the global economy.

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Related Topix: Cuba, World News, Raul Castro

Norwalk Citizen News

Cuban-American leaders helped 'Cuban Twitter'

In this Feb. 1, 2014 file photo, Raul Moas, center rear, executive director of the nonprofit organization Roots of Hope, addresses a group during a "Hackathon for Cuba" event run by Roots of Hope in Miami.

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Mon Apr 21, 2014

Suria

Cubans get Hollywood, football fix...

Black market sales of USB sticks loaded with Hollywood blockbusters, pop music or football are booming in communist Cuba, where content-starved consumers are snapping them up to escape the dreary offerings of state-run media.

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Related Topix: Cuba, World News, Central America, Raul Castro,

Edmonton Journal

Concert preview: BMBSHL flexes her musical powers

Edmonton electro-pop artist and producer Brenna MacQuarrie performs Safe Place Song with drummer Kurtis Scultz and keyboardist Brad Simons.

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Related Topix: Lana Del Rey, Pop/Rock, Cuba, World News

The Miami Herald

Former CIA agent, now in Havana, discusses Gadhafi's 'secret world'

Frank Terpil says he once tried to hire two Cubans from Miami to assassinate an enemy of former Libyan dictator Moammar Gadhafi .

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Related Topix: Muammar Gaddafi (Gadhafi), Cuba, World News, Central America, Cuba, AL, Prison

Best of New Orleans

2014 New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival: Friday, April 25

Alexey Marti & Urban Mind Born and raised in Havana, Cuba, percussionist Alexey Marti moved to New Orleans in 2008 to study jazz at the University of New Orleans.

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Related Topix: New Orleans, Jazz, New Orleans, LA, Cuba, World News, Chucho Valdes, Indie, Brazil

Seattle Post-Intelligencer

10 Things to Know for Today

In this April 12, 2014 photo, a man walks past a building that collapsed due to the heavy rain next to an image of revolutionary leader Che Guevara in Havana, Cuba.

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Related Topix: Weather, Cuba, World News, Drugs, Park Geun-hye

Babalu Blog

Easter No. 3 for a Prisoner of Castro

Christians the world over celebrated the resurrection of their savior on Sunday with worship services and family gatherings.

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Related Topix: Prison, Cuba, World News, Central America, Raul Castro, Pope Benedict XVI, Roman Catholic Church, Religion

Trinadad Express

Why Norman Girvan matters

The death of Prof Norman Girvan, one of the Caribbean's most acclaimed public intellectuals, has left a huge void in the public square of debate and ideas about realising our human, social and economic potential at a time when the region is going through its worst development crisis in a long time.

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Related Topix: United Kingdom, World News, Strathclyde County, Scotland, Cuba, Central America

Sun Apr 20, 2014

WOI-TV West Des Moines

Cuba home woes endure despite real-estate reform

FBI officials say a 16-year-old boy stowed away in the wheel well of a flight from California to Hawaii, surviving the trip halfway across the Pacific Ocean unharmed despite frigid temperatures at 38,000 feet and a... A 16-year-old boy stowed away in the wheel well of a flight from California to Hawaii on Sunday, surviving the trip halfway across ... (more)

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BroadwayWorld.com

Now Playing Onstage in Las Vegas - Week of 4/20/2014

GUYS & DOLLS LEGACY HIGH SCHOOL 4/23-4/23/2014 Set in Damon Runyon 's mythical New York City, this oddball romantic comedy - considered by many to be the perfect musical comedy - soars with the spirit of Broadway as it introduces us to a cast of vivid characters who have become legends in the canon: Sarah Brown , the upright but uptight "mission ... (more)

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Related Topix: Cuba, World News, Flaherty, KY

Boston.com

Hannah Berkeley Cohen for The Globe Cuba, US are warily, slowly improving relations

The imposing, seven-story structure with darkened windows sits just across from the Malecon, or sea wall, central Havana's communal hangout.

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Related Topix: Cuba, World News, Central America, Prison, Fidel Castro, US Politics, James McGovern, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat

Sat Apr 19, 2014

She Knows

Meet the breed: Havanese

Choosing to add a furry friend to your growing household is a long-term commitment, and picking a breed that fits your lifestyle presents the key to a happy home.

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