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  1. Cespedes On NLDS: 'I Am 100 Percent Ready To Start This Battle'Read the original story w/Photo

    17 min ago | CBS Local

    Yoenis Cespedes #52 of the New York Mets walks off the field after the game against the Washington Nationals on October 4, 2015 at Citi Field. Mets fans held their collective breath after the Phillies' Justin De Fratus beaned the slugger, but X-rays came back negative and he was in the lineup three days later.


  2. Internet access expands in Cuba - for those who can afford itRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WBEZ-FM Chicago

    ... a couple days' salary. It's leading to a sharp divide between those who can and can't afford it. The best place to see Cuba's Internet explosion is along the busy Havana thoroughfare known as La Rampa, or the Ramp. Named for its sloping descent ...


  3. Ranking the 50 best players in the 2015 MLB playoffsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Sporting News

    The playoffs are here, which means that many of the best players in baseball, like prospective National League MVP Bryce Harper, are now spectators. There are, of course, a ton of elite talents who will be on display over the next month.


  4. The Rolling Stones in Cuba?Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | KDZA-FM Pueblo

    Mick Jagger was recently spotted in Havana, Cuba, sparking rumors that the iconic rockers might be planning a concert there following their Spring tour.


  5. Cuba's Startup ParadoxRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | TechCrunch

    ... huddled on the pavement, hoping for a signal, it's abundantly clear that we're far from the United States. This is Cuba, and in Cuba, you can't log in at home. You basically can't log in at all. Personal computers are outlawed, and Wi-Fi is only ...


  6. Raul "Little Grey Mustache" Castro: Forget your $7...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Babalu Blog

    ... - just for the right to have that "historic" photo opportunity with Nosferatu. U.S. Not Updating Asset Claims Against Cuba Even as Trade Beckons Thousands of U.S. certified claims against the Cuban government have spent decades changing hands among ...


  7. UC Irvine's William Hernandez Requejo Serves as Foreign Investment...Read the original story

    6 hrs ago | Newswise

    Irvine, CA - William HernA ndez Requejo, executive director of the Center for Global Leadership at the University of California, Irvine's Paul Merage School of Business, was named an international expert in the area of foreign investment negotiations by the United Nations Development Program for Cuba, during a three-day-long technical forum on foreign investment held September 23-25, in Havana. HernA ndez was the only American to participate in the meeting which brought together Cuban Ministry officials, ambassadors and international experts from all Cuban sectors.


  8. Cuban couple's American dream turns 53Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    Emilio and Maria Teresa De Soto came to the U.S. from Cuba with their two toddlers as political refugees in 1962. They have been living "the American Dream" ever since.


  9. Havana residents huddle in front of the Habana Libre hotel, trying to log onto the Internet.Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | News 88.9 KNPR

    The best place to see Cuba's Internet explosion is along the busy Havana thoroughfare known as La Rampa, or the Ramp. Named for its sloping descent toward the sea, it is congested and loud.


  10. Rihanna Covers November Issue of 'Vanity Fair'Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago |

    Rihanna is the latest star to grace the cover of Vanity Fair , along with a new interview where the Barbadian beauty was shot by famed photographer Annie Leibovitz in Havana, Cuba. Check out highlights from the below, where the 27-year-old pop star discusses her love life, past relationship with Chris Brown, working with JAY Z and more.


  11. Kerry calls for end to Cuban embargoRead the original story

    13 hrs ago |

    US Secretary of State John Kerry on Monday called on his country's lawmakers to lift the five-decade-old trade embargo against Cuba. "I personally think the embargo should be lifted, because doing so would help the Cuban people," Kerry said in a televised interview in Chile, where he was attending an international conference.


  12. Cuban Web Entrepreneur Endures a Murky StatusRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Tech Review

    Hiram Centelles, the 31-year-old cofounder of Revolico , a Craigslist-style marketplace and classified advertising hub for Cuba, has spent the last seven years 4,617 miles from Havana, in CA3rdoba, Spain. Advertising, operating a business without a government-issued license, selling anything outside of state-run stores-it's all illegal in Cuba.


  13. JiMi FLiX! Cuba Exhibit | Thursday, October 15, 2015, 6PM @ Terminus 330 - Atlanta, GARead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | PR Log

    Original FLiX! portraitures of those personally FLiX'd, Name on US Embassy Havana Cuba Plaque*, NBAF, Wednesday Wind Down and special events posters will be available for purchase ATLANTA - Oct. 5, 2015 - PRLog -- JOIN US - We invite you to the opening night celebration for the JiMi FLiX! Cuba Exhibit presented by MarketingCamp, LLC, on Thursday, October 15, 2015 at Terminus 330, 330 Marietta ST NW, Atlanta, 30313 from 6pm to 10pm - as we celebrate and support the rich diversity of artistic expression by Atlanta's very own the late James Sanders {a.k.a. JiMi FLiX! }. Over the last decade plus, JiMi has FLiX'd thousands of people, places and things.


  14. CARICOM and Cuba to meet in HavanaRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Caribbean News Now!

    HAVANA, Cuba -- The ninth meeting of the Joint Commission under the Trade and Economic Cooperation Agreement between the Caribbean Community and Cuba will take place in Havana, Cuba on 6 7 October 2015. The meeting will primarily focus on the conclusion of market access negotiations which gathered momentum in 2014.


  15. Trading with Cuba: Too soon to mix up the Cuba Libres?Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | JD Supra

    Now that the Obama administration has loosened its restrictions on Cuba, you're ready to sell your widgets to a Havana factory, right? Not so fast! Although you may be able to do some things in or with Cuba that you couldn't previously, be sure you know what you can and cannot do before committing to any trade in or with Cuba. As you may know, the Department of the Treasury's Office of Foreign Assets Control maintains the US sanctions and embargoes on various countries.


  16. Five Players Which Could Help the Detroit Tigers Avoid Sitting at Home Next OctoberRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Sports Media 101

    Tigers 101 provides 24/7 obsessive sports coverage of the Detroit Tigers as a part of Sports Media 101 . For news, op/ed, game reviews, team updates and even rumors you will find all of it on Tigers 101.


  17. Rihanna in Cuba: The Cover StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2014 | Vanity Fair

    ... doing. But that would be empty for me; that to me is a hollow move. I would wake up the next day feeling like shit. CUBA LIBRE Rihanna, parked at Bar la Rosa, on La Rosa Street in Havana, Cuba, with a 1956 Lincoln Continental Mark II (once owned by ...


  18. Reports from Cuba: El Sexto: He who laughs first, laughs twiceRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Babalu Blog

    ... plunges into their chests like a knife and hits them in the face like an embarrassing slap. Has there been anyone in Cuba as devoid of comic timing and the capacity for merriment as Fidel Castro? Probably not. And so the system created in his image ...


  19. Cuba and Mick Jagger's KissRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Huffington Post

    ... into a new nation because John Kerry visited, nor because of the third visit by a pope in less than two decades. But Cuba is changing when people like this British rocker, icon of good music and of the greatest possible irreverence, touch down in ...


  20. Obama doesn't understand why Cuba's Raul Castro bites his handRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Babalu Blog

    ... market economy and, in a heavy-handed flourish, closed with a quote from his brother Fidel, an obligatory gesture in Cuba's unctuous revolutionary liturgy. Shortly thereafter, he met with the U.S. president. According to The Washington Post , a ...