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  1. JetBlue is selling one-way tickets for as low as $49Read the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | Connecticut Post

    ... Rico, as well as the British island territory of Bermuda, and the cities of Santiago in the Dominican Republic, Havana, Cuba and Cancun, Mexico. Low-cost domestic flights are available for almost every region of the United States. Just looking ...

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  2. U.S. Cuba lobby celebrates a farm bill win despite worsening tiesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Reuters

    U.S. legislation funding $867 billion in food and agriculture programs scheduled to be signed by U.S. President Donald Trump this week includes Department of Agriculture funds to help American farmers promote their products in Communist-run Cuba. FILE PHOTO: U.S. and Cuban flags are seen before a ceremony for the arrival of Carnival cruise ship ms Veendam during its first trip to Cuba in Havana, Cuba, December 28, 2017.

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  3. One of Norwegian Cruise Line's biggest ships to move to Florida's Port CanaveralRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WFAA-TV Dallas

    The Norwegian Escape's top deck is home to the Aqua Park, a family-friendly fun zone billed as the largest of its kind at sea. The Norwegian Escape's Aqua Park features Free Fall, touted as the fastest water slide at sea, and another slide that takes inner tubes designed for two -- a first for Norwegian.

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  4. Nicolas Maduro Source: APRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WSOCTV

    ... nezolano Nicolas Maduro habla en la cumbre de la Alianza Bolivariana para los Pueblos de Nuestra America, en La Habana, Cuba, el viernes 14 de diciembre de 2018. (AP Foto/Desmond Boylan)

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  5. Rare 1917 Russian government 4% savings bond soars to a record...Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | World News Report

    The Russian Savings Bond was the top lot in an auction packed with more than 1,150 lots of U.S. and worldwide banknotes, scripophily, autographs and ephemera. Our upcoming winter auctions in early February and mid-March will feature desirable banknotes, scripophily and historic ephemera items, including outstanding consignments and old-time collections."

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  6. Happy # 80 to Chico CardenasRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Babalu Blog

    Leonardo Lazaro Cardenas was born in Matanzas on this day in 1938. He made it to the majors in 1960 where he got the nickname of "Chico".

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  7. Reports from Cuba: Self-employed Cubans ready to defend their rightsRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Babalu Blog

    ... a large quantity of supplies for his business erecting lightweight structures, which are currently all the rage in Cuba. He directs three work crews that install shelves, closets and ceilings in restaurants and privately owned tourist lodgings. His ...

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  8. The Shortwave Report 12/14/18 Listen GloballyRead the original story

    Yesterday | IndyMedia

    ... at home. 3 files- Highest quality broadcast, regular broadcast, and slow-modem streaming. NHK Japan, Radio Havana Cuba, Spanish National Radio, and Sputnik Radio. Dear Radio Friend, This week's show features stories from NHK Japan, Radio Havana ...

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  9. Video of the Day - Cubans stand in line for hours for a loaf of stale breadRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Babalu Blog

    This is socialism in action: Standing in a line for hours to receive a stale loaf of bread from the state.

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  10. White Sox Acquire Yonder Alonso from ClevelandRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 15 | MLB.com

    ... (2nd, 198), runs scored (3rd, 182), walks (3rd, 151), home runs (4th, 58) and doubles (5th, 71). A native of La Habana, Cuba, Alonso originally was selected by the Reds in the first round (seventh overall) of the June 2008 First-Year Player Draft. ...

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  11. I'LL Defend MyselfRead the original story

    Yesterday | Trinidad and Tobago News

    I'LL DEFEND MYSELF After cellphone leak, Webster-Roy warns HUNT FOR COP KILLER Police searching for 2 gunmen Schoolboy, 16, held for cop's murder 'One shot one kill' is poor policing Fixin' T&T president slams Gary: Cubans dispute refugee numbers at warehouse ONE day after businessman Churchill Akaloo expressed frustration over the growing number of Cuban refugees at his warehouse in Warrenville, the Cubans are denying that there are 171 people staying at the location. Kamla: TT still in recession She said mass lay-offs was also expected at state enterprises such as WASA and TTEC should government persist on its present course of action regarding the economy.

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  12. Cuba forecasts slow growth in 2019 as economic woes continueRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Business Times

    The communist-ruled country has been hard hit by the economic collapse of its strategic ally Venezuela, a decline in export earnings over four consecutive years, bad weather and the Trump administration's tightening of sanctions. Cuba's economy is notoriously inefficient and dependent on foreign revenues.

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  13. St. Hilda's: Posada for the homelessRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Coast Reporter

    St. Hilda's Anglican Church and RainCity Sunshine Coast Homelessness Services are inviting people of all backgrounds and traditions to enter into the spirit of this season at a special gathering called Posada for the Homeless and Migrants on Thursday, Dec. 20. Las Posadas in Spanish means lodging or accommodation, which in this case refers to the re-enactment of the inn in the story of the birth of Jesus in the Christian tradition. It is celebrated chiefly in Latin America, Mexico, Guatemala, Cuba, and by Hispanics in the U.S. during the Christmas season.

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  14. U.S. politicians should stop punishing the Cuban people to win Florida votesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Daily Breeze

    ... "I love America" he declared, before turning into one of the city's many restaurants. He likely was a member of Cuba's growing private workforce. Ironically, among the biggest barriers to reform is President Donald Trump, who seems determined to ...

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  15. Cretin summit: Leftist Latinx dictators gather in Havana, CubaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 15 | Babalu Blog

    The leaders of a regional Latin American and Caribbean block of leftist governments met in Cuba's capital, Havana, Friday with the host warning of "right-wing advances" in the region. "We can't be naive," summit host, Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel, told the group, " It is not possible to underestimate the massive deployment of resources by our historic adversaries to derail governments, sow chaos and topple democratically elected officials."

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  16. Cuban filmmaker Lilo Vilaplana and others honored by City of Miami...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 15 | Babalu Blog

    Congratulations to Lilo Vilaplana, Juan Manuel Cao, and Carlos Vasallo for being recognized by the City of Miami for their work exposing the horrors and tyranny of Cuba's Castro dictatorship. Cubans Lilo Vilaplana and Juan Manuel Cao along with Spaniard Carlos Vasallo were honored this Thursday by the mayor of Miami for their contributions to the community and "their altruistic work in the Cuban people's struggle for liberty."

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  17. Nicolas Maduro, Miguel Diaz-Canel Source: APRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 14 | WSOCTV

    ... o, izquierda, habla con su homologo cubano Miguel Diaz-Canel durante una reunion de miembros del ALBA-TCP en La Habana, Cuba, el viernes 14 de diciembre de 2018. (AP Foto/Desmond Boylan)

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  18. A nightmare for passengers: Cuba doesna t give a Miami airline permission to landRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 14 | The Miami Herald

    Gulfstream Air Charter contracted with Wow Air to fly this plane between Miami and Cuba, but the Cuban government has not given the company permission to land on the island. Gulfstream Air Charter contracted with Wow Air to fly this plane between Miami and Cuba, but the Cuban government has not given the company permission to land on the island.

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  19. Worth the sting: Cuba's scorpion pain remedyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 14 | Reuters

    Once a month for the last decade, Pepe Casanas, a 78-year-old Cuban farmer, has hunted down a scorpion to sting himself with, vowing that the venom wards off his rheumatism pains. A worker extracts venom from a scorpion to produce homeopathic medicine Vidatox at LABIOFAM, the Cuban state manufacturer of medicinal and personal hygienic products, in Cienfuegos, Cuba, December 3, 2018.

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  20. Fuel up and win - RUBiS delivers an early ChristmasRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 14 | The Gleaner

    ... from Montego Bay, Jamaica, and cruise for seven nights and eight days, stopping at George Town, Grand Cayman; Havana, Cuba; and Cozumel, Mexico; before returning to Montego Bay. St Ann-based week three winner Henry Thomas was elated by the news. ...

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