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  1. Trump broke Cuban embargo, report saysRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | The Recorder

    ... as a pro-embargo hard-liner who refused to do potentially lucrative business on the communist island until Fidel Castro was gone. Neither Trump nor Richard Fields, the head of Seven Arrows consulting, responded to Newsweek's requests for comment. ...

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  2. Clinton hits Trump over Cuba embargo 'violation'Read the original story w/Photo

    18 min ago | Yahoo!

    ... were part of a charitable effort. Instituted in the early 1960s, the trade embargo was designed to starve Fidel Castro's regime of US currency. Despite the recent restoration of diplomatic relations between Washington and Havana, the embargo remains ...

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  3. UPDATE 1-Clinton says Trump may have violated U.S. law on CubaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Reuters

    U.S. Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton said on Thursday that Republican opponent Donald Trump may have violated U.S. law, following a news report that one of his companies attempted to do business in Cuba. Newsweek said on Thursday that a hotel and casino company controlled by Trump secretly conducted business with Cuba that was illegal under U.S. sanctions in force during Fidel Castro's presidency of the Communist-ruled island.

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  4. Donald Trump's Cuba revelations will hit him where it hurts most - FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Age

    ... than anyone - putting money and investing money in Cuba right now, doesn't go to the people of Cuba. It goes to Fidel Castro - he's a murderer. He's a killer. He's a bad guy in every respect and frankly, the embargo must stand if for no other reason ...

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  5. Trump broke Cuban embargo, report saysRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Anchorage Daily News

    ... as a pro-embargo hard-liner who refused to do potentially lucrative business on the communist island until Fidel Castro was gone. Neither Trump nor Richard Fields, the head of Seven Arrows consulting, responded to Newsweek's requests for comment. ...

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  6. Clinton says Trump may have violated US law for secret business deal in CubaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Raw Story

    ... controlled by Trump secretly conducted business with Cuba that was illegal under U.S. sanctions in force during Fidel Castro's presidency of the Communist-ruled island. "Today we learned about his efforts to do business in Cuba which appear to ...

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  7. Trump Violated U.S. Trade Embargo with CubaRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Drudge Retort

    A company controlled by Donald Trump, the Republican nominee for president, secretly conducted business in Communist Cuba during Fidel Castro's presidency despite strict American trade bans that made such undertakings illegal, according to interviews with former Trump executives, internal company records and court filings. Documents show that the Trump company spent a minimum of $68,000 for its 1998 foray into Cuba at a time when the corporate expenditure of even a penny in the Caribbean country was prohibited without U.S. government approval.

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  8. Marco Rubio: 'Deeply Concerned' About Trump's Cuba DealingsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | News Max

    Sen. Marco Rubio said Thursday that he was "deeply concerned" about Donald Trump's business dealings in Cuba in 1998 during the U.S. embargo against Fidel Castro. "This is something they're going to have to give a response to," the Florida Republican told the ESPN/ABC "Capital Games" podcast, ABC News reports.

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  9. Trump Violated U.S. Law to Do Business With Castro's CubaRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | RedState

    ... that campaign, he said in Miami he would uphold the embargo and not spend of his companies' money in Cuba until Fidel Castro was no longer in power. Trump Hotels did not obtain a license from the Federal Office of Foreign Asset Control to do ...

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  10. Gary Johnson 'Still Can't Come Up With' Foreign Leader He AdmiresRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | MSNBC

    ... through an American consulting firm, in 1998. At the time, corporations were prohibited from spending in the Fidel Castro-led country without a greenlight from the U.S. government. At the time, Americans traveling to Cuba had to receive specific ...

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  11. Kellyanne Conway Admits That Trump Broke The Law By Flouting Trade Embargo With CubaRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Crooks and Liars

    Are all of Trump's people just incompetent or stupid? Hard to say, but it's not often you hear a campaign manager admit publicly that her candidate flouted and broke the law by trying to do business with Fidel Castro's Cuba. Donald Trump's campaign manager appeared to unwittingly confirm an explosive Newsweek story on Thursday, telling ABC's The View that a Trump company did indeed spend money in Cuba in 1998, in violation of a longstanding U.S. embargo that Trump has vociferously defended.

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  12. Et tu, Marcolito?Read the original story

    7 hrs ago | Balloon Juice

    ... the swing state. Trump vowed to maintain the embargo and never spend his or his companies' money in Cuba until Fidel Castro was removed from power. Sounds legit. The Trump Foundation operates as Trump's personal piggybank / tax evasion scheme, so ...

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  13. The casket with the remains of Jose Fernandez arrives at St. Brendan ChurchRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

    ... 1999, casting himself as a pro-embargo hardliner who refused to do potentially lucrative business in Cuba until Fidel Castro was gone. Thousands of fans gathered on Sept. 28, 2016 to bid farewell to Jose Fernandez as his funeral procession stopped ...

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  14. Fidel Fiddle:Read the original story

    7 hrs ago | BrothersJudd Blog

    A company controlled by Donald Trump, the Republican nominee for president, secretly conducted business in communist Cuba during Fidel Castro's presidency despite strict American trade bans that made such undertakings illegal, according to interviews with former Trump executives, internal company records and court filings. [...] The payment by Trump Hotels came just before the New York business mogul launched his first bid for the White House, seeking the nomination of the Reform Party.

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  15. Marco Rubio 'Deeply Concerned' About Possible Donald Trump...Read the original story

    7 hrs ago | Memeorandum

    HOW DONALD TRUMP'S COMPANY VIOLATED THE UNITED STATES EMBARGO AGAINST CUBA - THE SCOOP DONALD TRUMP CUBA - A company controlled by Donald Trump, the Republican nominee for president, secretly conducted business in communist Cuba during Fidel Castro's presidency despite strict American trade bans Marco Rubio 'Deeply Concerned' About Possible Donald Trump Cuba Business - Florida Sen. Marco Rubio said Donald Trump will have to "answer some questions" about a Newsweek story reporting that a Trump-owned company allegedly violated the United States' trade embargo with Cuba in the late 1990s.

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  16. Trump's campaign manager confirms that he broke the law by seeking investments in CubaRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    ... by Donald Trump, the Republican nominee for president, secretly conducted business in communist Cuba during Fidel Castro's presidency despite strict American trade bans that made such undertakings illegal, according to interviews with former Trump ...

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  17. Colombia s ELN Rebels SayThey Are Ready for Peace TalksRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Lucianne.com

    ... me and terror. They see the gettinA is good. ELN is a guerrilla narcoterrorist group founded by none other than Fidel Castro himself.

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  18. Trump Campaign Manager on Bill Clinton's Past: 'I'm Not Advising Him to Go There'Read the original story

    8 hrs ago | ABC News

    ... Conway was also asked about a Newsweek report that Trump's company violated the U.S.- Cuba trade embargo during Fidel Castro 's communist regime. "People are going to have to read the whole story to find out that then he didn't invest in it. No, ...

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  19. Report: Trump violated Cuba trade embargoRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Washington Examiner

    Donald Trump's luxury hotel and casino company violated the U.S. trade embargo against Cuba by doing business on the communist Island under the Fidel Castro's presidency, Newsweek reported on Thursday. Trump Hotels and Casino Resorts paid an American-based consulting firm called Seven Arrows Investment and Development Corp. at least $68,000 in 1998 as part of an elaborate scheme to cover up cash the Trump company had spent in Cuba, the report said.

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  20. Deadbeat update: Iran gives King Raul a break in debt paymentsRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Babalu Blog

    ... l visit to Havana, where he met with Cuba's President Raul Castro and former president and revolutionary leader Fidel Castro.

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