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Yesterday | Computer Weekly

Wikipedia ban edits from US Congress

The entry for the assassination of John F Kennedy was changed to say Lee Harvey Oswald was acting "on behalf of the regime of Fidel Castro", according to the BBC.


Related Topix: Lee Harvey Oswald

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Post and Courier

His new master's voice

Fidel Castro is nothing if not loyal to his friends. Russia, in the form of the Soviet Union, was his friend when he took power, and Russia may be his friend again today.


Related Topix: Vladimir Putin

Hispanically Speaking

Ramiro Valdes Warns of Subversive Use of New Technologies in Cuba

Cuban Vice President Ramiro Valdes warned Saturday about the use of new technologies to carry out internal subversion on the island, and made a call "to preserve" the nation's unity because the revolution "is not over."


Related Topix: Raul Castro

Babalu Blog

What Fidel Castro and the ANC don't want you to know about Cuba and South Africa

Open Letter from the ANC to the Communist Party of Cuba Voice of America is reporting that South Africa has launched a campaign against US sanctions on Cuba.


Related Topix: World News, South Africa, Africa, Communist Party of Cuba, African National Congress (South Africa), US News, Conservative Political News

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Miami New Times

Miami-Dade County Auditorium

Miami continues to expand its repertoire of dance offerings, which in recent years have included experimental, hip-hop, mixed-ability, modern, and various forms of contemporary.


Related Topix: Miami Dade County, FL, Arts, Dance, Miami-Beach, FL, Ballet

The Miami Herald

Cuban immigrants share precious family heirlooms to show history of Cuban exiles

Miami Children's Hospital anesthesiologist Dr. Rafael Gonzalez and his 4-month-old patient Cherica Fremond, who received anesthesia before undergoing an MRI.


Related Topix: Cuba, Cuba, AL, World News, Central America, Hospital Administration, Miami Children's Hospital, Medicine, Healthcare Industry, Anesthesiology,

Berkshire Eagle

Steve Melito: Fort Chaffee revisited

It was the summer of 1980 and Democrat Bill Clinton was in trouble. Monica Lewinsky was just 7 years old then, and the future president was still a decade away from a White House run.

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Related Topix: US News, Bill Clinton, History in the News, 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics, Cuba, World News, Central America, us Travel, Travel, Opinion

Scientific Blogging

If You Care About The Organic Revolution, Disavow Mike Adams

I'm the founder of Science 2.0A . A wise man once said Darwin had the greatest idea anyone ever had.


Related Topix: Organic, Startups, Terrorism

Babalu Blog

We Ain't Got, No Satisfaction

Mick Jagger of the Rolling Stones celebrates his seventy-first birthday today. It's a celebration for him.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Mick Jagger, The Rolling Stones, Cuba, World News, US News, Conservative Political News


Good Morning

Good morning, it's Saturday, July 26, the 207th day of 2014. There are 158 days left in the year.


Related Topix: Yosemite National Park, US National Parks, New York, Richard Wagner, World News, Opera, Germany

Worcester Telegram & Gazette

Today in History - July 26

Today is Saturday, July 26, the 207th day of 2014. There are 158 days left in the year.


Related Topix: US Governors, Sarah Palin, Associated Press, New York, Richard Wagner, Opera, World News, Germany

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Daily Kos

Donald Rumsfeld is an Alien Lizard

Evidently someone on a computer with an IP address from the US Congress has been making, shall we say, "creative" edits in Wikipedia recently.


Related Topix: Lee Harvey Oswald, Twitter, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama

The Gaston Gazette

Today in History: Fidel Castro began his revolt against Fulgencio Batista

In 1908, U.S. Attorney General Charles J. Bonaparte ordered creation of a force of special agents that was a forerunner of the Federal Bureau of Investigation.


Related Topix: US News, US Federal Bureau of Investigation, Department of Defense, George Bush, New York


1722 - Why Is A Che Guevara Beanie A Thing?

During the winter in Sydney as temperatures head southwards and into single digits, the unofficial uniform scarves and to a lesser extent hats and beanies, comes and settles on the commuting population like some giant flock of woollen migratory birds.


Related Topix: Cuba, IL

The Independent

Wikipedia bans edits from within US House of Representatives after conspiracy theory tweaks

Edits were made to suggest that John F Kennedy was killed "on behalf of Fidel Castro" and out Donald Rumsfeld as "an alien lizard" James Vincent is Science and Technology Reporter for The Independent online, and his work appears in print too.


Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Conspiracy Theory, Twitter, US News


.com | Happy 1st Anniversary EFF

We knew something had to be done. 'Should we; form a pressure-group, a political party, an NGO, influence the ANC to take a left turn?' It was this session that produced the idea of calling a National Assembly on What Is To Be Done and have it on the 26th of July to pay homage to the glorious 26th of July Movement of Cuba that ultimately took power ... (more)



Xinhua Insight: President Xi spearheads "spicy wood"

President Xi Jinping might be leading another food craze among Chinese diners. Moringa, an edible plant, whose Chinese name literally means "spicy wood," is a token of the ever-lasting friendship between China and Cuba under a Sino-Cuban joint research program.


Related Topix: World News, China, Asia, Xi Jinping


China Week: Typhoons to tantrums

I've been chasing a tricky story this week - endless assignations with strangers in hotel rooms.


Related Topix: Tornado, Hurricane, Natural Disasters, World News, China, Asia

Thu Jul 24, 2014

The Daily Record

Missing Air Algerie flight: Live updates as plane crashes with 116 people on board

Flight AH5017 vanished 50 minutes after take-off from Burkina Faso to Algiers earlier today and was later confirmed to have crashed A search is underway for the wreckage of an Air Algerie plane carrying 100 passengers and six crew after it disappeared from radar between Burkina Faso and Algiers.


Related Topix: Burkina Faso, Africa, World News, Mali


'Cabana chic' revelers rock Night in Havana bash - with 9-foot tall Castro, Cuban cigars & mojitos

The mojitos and margaritas flowed like rivers at flood stage as close to 600 revelers took over Hudson Lounge for the annual rocking charity bash known as "A Night in Havana."