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  1. Fidel Castro makes rare public appearanceRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | KION 46

    ... just a few days after Cuba and the United States announced they were restoring diplomatic relations. In 2008, Raul Castro officially succeeded his brother as President. Fidel Castro provisionally handed over power to him in 2006 when he underwent ...

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  2. Pope returns to Latin America with message of hopeRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | CBS News

    ... in Bolivia, the sort of people he ministered to in the slums of Buenos Aires as archbishop. Cuban President Raul Castro is considering rejoining the Catholic church. He met with Pope Francis at the Vatican Sunday. Castro wanted to thank ... Crowds ...

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  3. EDITORIAL: Obama's Cuba diplomacy gives America nothing for Castro opportunityRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Washington Times

    ... and not all of them metaphorically. There's considerable hot air about the prospects for American business in Raul Castro's Cuba , some of it coming from President Obama himself. Some of it comes from American businesses which profit from export ...

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  4. U.S. Cuba Policy: Where Things Stand NowRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Wall Street Journal

    ... try to use them. The first big moments, of course, were the announcements by Mr. Obama and Cuban President Raul Castro in December that the former Cold War foes would renew relations, the culmination of 18 months of secret talks . Then, in January, ...

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  5. Fidel Castro, 88, talks about the quality of Cuban cheese in rare...Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Former Cuban President Fidel Castro, 88, visited 19 cheese producers for four hours on Friday in a rare trip outside of Havana, according to state media reports on Saturday. Pictures released by Cuba's official news outlets show Castro, often rumored to be ailing, alive and well in a meeting at the Food Industry Research Institute The photos came out three days after Raul Castro, his younger brother and the current president announced that the island nation and the United States would restore diplomatic relations on July 20 after a break of 54 years.

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  6. He's still alive: Fidel "La Bestia" Castro, a.k.a....Read the original story

    17 hrs ago | Babalu Blog

    ... photos showing the leader alive and well came out three days after his younger brother and current president, Raul Castro, announced a formal agreement with the United States on restoring diplomatic relations after a break of 54 years. It was Fidel ...

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  7. Havana, anyone? JetBlue launches direct flights from New York City.Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor

    ... in December. That same month, President Obama announced, after nearly two years of talks with Cuban President Raul Castro, the beginning of the end of the diplomatic freeze. With that, businesses began testing Cuba's suddenly more open ...

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  8. Is diplomatic recognition of Cuba even legal?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Babalu Blog

    "President Barack Obama is the first president we've ever had who thinks he can choose which laws to enforce and which laws to ignore." While liberals applaud how the smiling, slobbering, tail-wagging Obama recently rolled-over yet again for Raul Castro Cuba-watchers remind that-yes, though the Caitlyn Jenner saga is certainly fascinating-the U.S. Constitution is again being trashed.

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  9. How the Pope is shaking up churchRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CNN

    ... 50 minutes about the crisis in Ukraine and violence in Iraq and Syria. Pope Francis talks with Cuban President Raul Castro during a private audience at the Vatican on Sunday, May 10. Castro thanked the Pope for his role in brokering the ...

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  10. Pope Francis returns to South AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | BBC News

    ... coca leaves, it would be regarded as a strong backing for Mr Morales's campaign. Even Cuba's communist leader Raul Castro said he might resume praying and turn to the Church again after the Pope helped broker the restoration of relations between ...

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  11. Fidel Castro attends cheese meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Newsday

    ... the old Cold War enemies was announced on 17 December, in joint media conferences by Presidents Barack Obama and Raul Castro. There was no immediate comment from Fidel Castro, and analysts said the rapprochement would not have happened if he was ...

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  12. Fidel Castro makes first public appearance since US-Cuba announcementRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Reuters

    ... The video showing the leader alive and well came out three days after his younger brother and current president, Raul Castro, announced a formal agreement with the United States on restoring diplomatic relations after a break of 54 years. It was ...

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  13. Say cheese! Fidel Castro makes first public appearance in 3 monthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Russia Taday

    ... in relations between Cuba and the United States, just 3 days after his brother and the current Cuban president, Raul Castro, announced a formal agreement with the USA on restoring diplomatic relations broken after the Cuban Revolution in 1961. Cuba ...

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  14. Fidel Castro Visits Cheese-Makers In Rare Public AppearanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Switched

    Former Cuban President Fidel Castro, 88, visited 19 cheese masters for four hours on Friday in a rare trip outside his Havana home, official media reported on Saturday. The photos showing the leader alive and well came out three days after his younger brother and current president, Raul Castro, announced a formal agreement with the United States on restoring diplomatic relations after a break of 54 years.

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  15. Fidel Castro visits food laboratory: official mediaRead the original story

    Saturday | Xinhuanet

    ... speaker Diosdado Cabello. In June 2006, a serious disease forced him to hand over power to his younger brother Raul Castro, the current Cuban president. Since then the former leader, who is to turn 89 on Aug. 13 this year, has devoted himself to ...

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  16. Gerardo Hernandez: 'I will do it again'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Al Jazeera

    ... soil and now released, have been declared national heroes by Fidel Castro and were decorated by Cuban president Raul Castro earlier this year. Adriana Perez, yet, to the surprise of many she was nine months pregnant when he returned to Cuba in 2015. ...

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  17. Mission to CubaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | News 4 Jax

    ... OF YEARS. Reporter: ON WEDNESDAY A U.S. DIPLOMAT DELIVERED A NOTE FROM PRESIDENT BARAK OBAMA TO CUBAN PRESIDENT RAUL CASTRO RESTORING THE TIES BETWEEN THE TWO COUNTRIES AND CASTRO RESPONDED SAYING HE WANTS TO DEVELOP A FRIENDSHIP BETWEEN THE TWO ...

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  18. Jax church plans to build church in CubaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | News 4 Jax

    ... to build a building," Wiggins said. On Wednesday, a U.S. diplomat delivered a note from Obama to Cuban President Raul Castro restoring diplomatic ties between the two countries. Castro responded with a letter saying he wants to develop a friendship ...

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  19. A political pope brings the gospel to South AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Erie Times News

    QUITO, Ecuador "" Ever since Mario Jose Bergoglio became Pope Francis in 2013, the region" s political elite have beaten a path to the Vatican. Cuba" s Raul Castro, Colombia" s Juan Manuel Santos and Brazil" s Dilma Roussef have all been granted audiences.

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  20. Hopes rise in Havana for U.S.-Cuba tiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | The Daily Star

    ... include the raising of the U.S. flag outside the embassy. U.S. President Barack Obama and Cuban counterpart Raul Castro exchanged letters Wednesday stating that diplomatic relations will be restored on July 20. The Cuban government indicated it ...

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