Havana, Cuba Newswire (Page 8)

Havana, Cuba Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Famed Arecibo Observatory survives Hurricane Maria's lashing of Puerto RicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2017 | The Miami Herald

    In Puerto Rico, which has a long-running addiction crisis, the few programs that help addicts are struggling to provide services. In Puerto Rico, which has a long-running addiction crisis, the few programs that help addicts are struggling to provide services.

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  2. Governor Scott Honors 374 Veterans with Veterans Service MedalRead the original story

    Oct 23, 2017 | Capital Soup

    ... Expeditionary Medal. Private First-Class Daniel Jimenez Private First-Class Daniel Jimenez was born in Havana, Cuba in 1991. At the age of seven he and his mother migrated to the United States. PFC Jimenez joined the Florida Army National Guard in ...

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  3. Hurricane damage update: About those loans from Castro, IncRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2017 | Babalu Blog

    A few days ago we posted a news story about the loans being offered by Castro, Inc. to Cubans whose homes were damaged by Hurricane Irma. Here is an essay that fills us in on the gritty details of this latest extortion venture of the Castro Mafia.

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  4. Parts of Puerto Rico's tourism industry slowly comes back onlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2017 | The Miami Herald

    In Puerto Rico, which has a long-running addiction crisis, the few programs that help addicts are struggling to provide services. In the municipality of Lajas, in the southwest corner of Puerto Rico, the tourism industry is starting to come back online after Hurricane Maria devastated the island.

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  5. Wider Image-Enthused by Wi-Fi hotspots, Cubans clamor for more Internet accessRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2017 | Reuters

    At dusk, when the worst of the Caribbean heat has subsided, parks around Cuba fill with families video chatting with loved ones abroad or scrolling through social media, their animated faces lit by telephone and tablet screens. A dancer uses an internet hotspot from inside a bus before performing at the Carnival of Havana, Cuba, August 19, 2017.

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  6. Woman sent flying onto tracks after stranger pushes herRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2017 | The Miami Herald

    In Puerto Rico, which has a long-running addiction crisis, the few programs that help addicts are struggling to provide services. CCTV footage captures the moment when a stranger pushes a 59-year-old woman into a train track at Yuen Long Station in Hong Kong.

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  7. Mariel is Cubaa s big industrial gamble. Could U.S. companies be among investors?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2017 | The Miami Herald

    Twenty-eight miles west of Havana in Mariel, one of the biggest economic development projects in Cuba history is taking shape. Cuban officials hope to attract sustainable industries, advanced manufacturing and high-tech companies to the Mariel Special Economic Development Zone.

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  8. Graffiti set design adds punch to Cuba theater festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2017 | Egypt Today

    The first-time collaboration between veteran theater director Nelda Castillo, 64, and street artist Yulier Rodriguez, 27, underscores unease among some Cubans with the recent influx of tourists on the cash-strapped, Communist-run island. The interdisciplinary spectacle, "A Guan melA3n!, A tu melA3n!", is also an example of the innovative ways Cubans are pushing the boundaries of critical expression.

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  9. Spotlight: Cuban Wushu school celebrates 22nd anniversary with martial arts displayRead the original story

    Oct 22, 2017 | Xinhuanet

    The Cuban School of Wushu and Qigong celebrated its 22nd anniversary on Sunday in a popular square in Havana with a massive demonstration of Chinese martial arts. From breathing exercises to Qigong movements performed by young and old students, as well as traditional martial arts executed by children, the celebration saw varied performances.

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  10. Cuba's Fidel Castro recruited former Nazi SS officers to train troopsRead the original story

    Oct 22, 2017 | Babalu Blog

    Murderous dictator Fidel Castro continues to be a celebrated icon of the left. The brutally repressive despot murdered thousands of innocent Cubans, imprisoned hundreds of thousands more, and destroyed all civil liberties in Cuba.

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  11. Total number of US victims in Cuba attacks rises to 24 newRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2017 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    This image provided by Chris Allen shows the view in Havana, Cuba, from his hotel room - room 1414 - at Hotel Capri in April 2014. Allen's phone started buzzing as word broke of invisible attacks hitting a U.S. government worker at Havana's Hotel Capri.

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  12. US Confirms 24 Americans Fall Ill In Its Embassy In CubaRead the original story

    Oct 20, 2017 | Malaysian National News Agency

    ... in a statement. The US State Department revealed in August that several Americans working at the US embassy in Havana, Cuba, suffered physical symptoms caused by some "incidents." No details of the injuries have been released, but media reports said ...

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  13. Cuba unveils Jose Marti statue, a gift from Trump's hometownRead the original story

    Oct 20, 2017 | Reuters

    Cuba unveiled a replica of a New York statue of independence hero Jose Marti on Friday, putting a gift from the hometown of U.S. President Donald Trump on public display at a time of heightened U.S.-Cuba tensions. A school teacher explains about the bronze replica of a New York statue of Cuban independence hero Jose Marti after it's unveiling in the historic centre of Havana, Cuba, October 20, 2017.

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  14. US says 2 more American victims confirmed in Cuba attacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2017 | Cleveland.com

    This image provided by Chris Allen shows the view in Havana, Cuba, from his hotel room - room 1414 - at Hotel Capri in April 2014. Allen's phone started buzzing as word broke of invisible attacks hitting a U.S. government worker at Havana's Hotel Capri.

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  15. Cuba unveils US-made tribute to independenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2017 | Myrtle Beach Online

    School children look at a bronze statue immortalizing Jose Marti donated by the Bronx Museum of the Arts, after it's unveiling in Havana, Cuba, Friday, Oct. 20, 2017. The statue is a replica of a statue that has been in New York's Central Park since the 1950's.

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  16. Mariel Special Economic Development ZoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2017 | The Miami Herald

    Twenty-eight miles west of Havana in Mariel, one of the biggest economic development projects in Cuba history is taking shape. Cuban officials hope to attract sustainable industries, advanced manufacturing and high-tech companies to the Mariel Special Economic Development Zone.

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  17. 2 more U.S. workers experienced symptoms at embassy in HavanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2017 | UPI

    Two more government employees have experienced symptoms associated with a mysterious attack on U.S. diplomats in Havana, Cuba, the U.S. State Department said Friday. Earlier this month , the State Department also said U.S. citizens not working for the government are reporting similar symptoms, including mild traumatic brain injury, permanent hearing loss, loss of balance, headaches and brain swelling.

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  18. Smaller airlines face more competition for crews as Air Force plans to recall 1,000 pilotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2017 | USA Today

    ... Airlines pilot gives his thumbs-up under the U.S. flag upon arrival at Jose Marti International Airport in Havana, Cuba, on Nov. 28, 2016. The Air Force plan announced Friday to recall 1,000 pilots from retirement could hurt smaller airlines in the ...

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  19. Reports from Cuba: Jose Marti from New York, without a visa and with mistakesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2017 | Babalu Blog

    The equestrian statue of the Cuban hero JosA MartA , that has been living in Central Park in New York since 1950, has a replica in Havana. We see him leaning over, a lost look in his eyes.

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  20. Wendy Griswold ReilyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2017 | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    Wendy died peacefully on October 15, 2017, in her beloved Martha's Vineyard cottage, surrounded by her family and friends. Wendy was born on July 10, 1936 in Havana, Cuba and lived in Peru and Chile, before moving to New Orleans in 1940.

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