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  1. Gun from battleship Maine restored at Charleston-based Hunley labRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Post and Courier

    ... Lasch Conservation Center of Clemson University, said with a nod. She was part of a team that traveled to Havana, Cuba, after the work started in 2016 and came back with a deeper regard for the lives and stories behind the artifact. The 6-inch ...

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  2. Cuba's Port of Mariel, the Cuban Hong Kong that never became oneRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Babalu Blog

    In 2014, RaAol Castro, who promoted the deepest economic reforms since the establishment of the socialist system in Cuba, surrounded by his allies Dilma Rousseff, Evo Morales and NicolA s Maduro, promoted the largest project of his mandate, the creation of a Special Development Zone in the Port of Mariel. Four years and a Brazilian investment of more than one billion dollars later, the zone that promised to turn Cuba into the Caribbean Hong Kong languishes, waiting for investors, according to Emilio Morales, director of Havana Consulting Group.

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  3. Lifestyle | Three Award Winning Authors to Host Public Readings & Reflections in NewportRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Go Local

    ... Simpson's marriage, "Raging Heart." Weed, co-founder of the Cuba Writers Program, will present "Writing in Havana, Cuba." He is the winner of a Writer's Digest popular fiction award and a Solas best travel writing award. His first novel, "Will ...

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  4. The Mystery of the Ultrasonic ThreatRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Wall Street Journal

    Ultrasonic signals from sensors and other devices are all around us, and the health effects of their interactions aren't clear The U.S. embassy in Havana, Cuba. Researchers are examining why a number of workers there suffered headaches and cognitive distress.

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  5. Mr. and Mrs. DeRojasRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Citizens' Voice

    ... Center, Wilkes-Barre, and fellow of the American College of Surgeons. They were married on June 11, 1950, in Havana, Cuba, at the Chapel of Colegio de Belen, a Jesuit School where Dr. Juan DeRojas studied. The couple was united in marriage by ...

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  6. Feature: Cubans build their own houses to address "worst social problem"Read the original story

    Saturday | Xinhuanet

    Lazara Dranguet was delighted when she received a loan from the government to rebuild her destroyed house, thanks to a policy started by former President Raul Castro and continued by his successor Miguel Diaz-Canel. Dranguet lost her apartment in the old quarter of Havana when a neighbor's gas stove blew up, burning the entire building down to the ground.

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  7. Preservation effort makes Hemingway's Cuba home look like he never left - Sat, 16 Jun 2018 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Spokesman-Review

    "Did you see the war correspondent's uniform?" a dazzled visitor asks a companion, as both peer at a musty closet housing vintage garb, much of it martial in nature. "And the white shoes!" he adds, alluding to the jaunty footwear invoking Gatsby revelry amid the khaki attire and lace-up boots.

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  8. Reaction mixed on first anniversary of Trump's Cuba policyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 16 | The Miami Herald

    President Donald Trump stood before a crowd of Cuban Americans at the Manuel Artime Theater in Little Havana a year ago Saturday and with great fanfare and to the accompaniment of an exile violinist playing "The Star-Spangled Banner" announced his new vision for Cuba policy. He said the goal was to lessen the Cuban military's control over the Cuban economy, supporting Cuba's private sector in the process.

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  9. United States and Cuba Hold Seventh Bilateral Commission MeetingRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 16 | Holtville Tribune

    The United States and Cuba held the seventh Bilateral Commission meeting in Washington, D.C. on Thursday, June 14. Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Western Hemisphere Affairs John Creamer led the U.S. delegation. The Cuban delegation was led by Carlos Fernandez de Cossio, the Foreign Ministry's Director General for U.S. Affairs.

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  10. Pinto 'Wahin' Signs to Walter Kolm Management, Sony Music Latin DealRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | Billboard

    Just in time for the World Cup, former Barcelona star turned music artist and producer Jose Manuel Pinto "Wahin" has signed a management deal with Walter Kolm Entertainment. The announcement was timed to today's release of the single "Suave," by another footballer, Brazilian Dani Alves, who had to sit out the World Cup following an injury in May. "Suave" features Wahin and Brazilian artist Thiago Matheus.

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  11. Cara Hutchison Promoted at Rogers & Cowan, Part of PR Team for the Rolling Stones, Elton John, MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | Billboard

    ... Hutchison has worked on include the Desert Trip music festival, the Rolling Stones' historic performance in Havana, Cuba and the virtual reality announcement of Elton John's final tour. Hutchison is a graduate of the University of Massachusetts ...

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  12. Sophisticated Reads | Day of Dialog 2018Read the original story

    Wednesday Jun 13 | Library Journal

    ... thriller whose protagonist encounters her recently deceased husband while attending a horror film festival in Havana, Cuba, Laura van den Berg's The Third Hotel (Farrar, Aug.) aims to convey an "extreme rupture to the character's sense of self," ...

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  13. Major Lazer & Rudimental Debut Let Me Live Featuring Anne-Marie and Mr. EaziRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Cabello and Quavo. Furthermore, Major Lazer's documentaryGive Me Future, shot at their historic, 400,000-person Havana, Cuba show in March 2016, debuted last year to rave reviews. Major Lazer's iconic hit "Lean On," a collaboration with DJ Snake ...

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  14. US renews call for Cuba to probe cause of health 'attacks'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | News9 Oklahoma City

    ... to have "suffered a medical incident consistent with what other U.S. government personnel experienced in Havana, Cuba," the department has said. The confirmed Cuba patients have been found to have a range of symptoms and diagnoses including mild ...

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  15. The Shortwave Report 06/22/18 Listen GloballyRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 14 | IndyMedia

    A weekly 30 minute review of international news and opinion, recorded from a shortwave radio and the internet. With times, frequencies, and websites for listening at home.

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  16. Reports from Cuba: Instar launches first independent fund for audiovisual creation in CubaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 14 | Babalu Blog

    The Hannah Arendt Institute of Artivism has launched the first independent fund for the creation of audiovisuals in Cuba. The call for project proposals has been posted on the project's online site, created by the artist Tania Bruguera, and is open from June 8 to September 8, 2018.

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  17. Trump is willing to negotiate with North Korea a " but not CubaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 14 | The Miami Herald

    One year after President Donald Trump came to Miami and signed a presidential directive outlining his new Cuba policy, the White House shows little appetite for negotiations of a "better deal" with Havana, one of his campaign promises. "We're watching" the situation in Cuba and "have nothing to announce," a spokesperson for the National Security Council told el Nuevo Herald.

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  18. Collected Department Releases: United States and Cuba Hold Seventh Bilateral Commission MeetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 14 | State Department

    The United States and Cuba held the seventh Bilateral Commission meeting in Washington, D.C. on Thursday, June 14. Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Western Hemisphere Affairs John Creamer led the U.S. delegation. The Cuban delegation was led by Carlos Fernandez de Cossio, the Foreign Ministry's Director General for U.S. Affairs.

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  19. What the keen eye has seenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 13 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    With a keen eye for spotting that which is not easily noticed, Michael Goloff will reveal what may have been missed by displaying his photography at Upper Crust. His trip to Havana, Cuba, started as a research project.

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  20. oeYHOLA CUBA! | Amistad Cubana returns to Ventura's Copa CubanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 14 | Ventura County Reporter

    It's a rare opportunity to have a renowned Cuban musical family bring their talent and sound to a small stage at the Ventura Harbor. But the reality of it sets in at Copa Cubana as the Cuban jazz band Amistad Cubana explodes with its first chord.

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