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  1. Cuban graffiti artist makes his mark in HavanaRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    ... by anyone, whether it's a gallery or the government," Rodriguez said in an interview with the Associated Press. Cuba has long had a thriving art scene and in recent years there has been a boom for works by some of the island's most famous painters, ...

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  2. Center for a Free Cuba Press Release on U.S. Cuba PolicyRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Babalu Blog

    In an urgent letter sent to five congressmen and three senators, which is circulating on Capitol Hill this afternoon, the Center for a Free Cuba charges that "Obama bureaucrats are still running US Cuba policy," despite President Donald Trump's commitment on reciprocity as the basis for relations between Washington and Havana. The letter says that Miguel Fraga, the first secretary of General Raul Castro's embassy in Washington, will visit Montana State University next week to orchestrate support for the Cuban regime, but that no American diplomats have been invited to speak at Cuban universities on the island.

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  3. An eye-opening look at HavanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | NewsOK.com

    This poster in Havana celebrates not only the new year, but the Cuban Revolution to boot. [Photo by Rick Steves] I welcomed the year 2016 in Cuba, where my family and I had spent New Year's Eve prowling the streets of Havana.

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  4. Abreu prepared to play leadership roleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | Chicago White Sox

    Known in that he hit .341 with 178 home runs over 10 seasons for Cienfuegos in Cuba. That total included a .453 average over 212 at-bats in 2010.

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  5. Read NowRead the original story

    Dec 15, 2016 | Conde Nast Traveler

    ... an oceanic but a continental people." -Lilit Marcus In some ways, 2016 was the year Americans finally started going to Cuba again after a half-century away. But as more and more travelers from the United States visit the island, the new frontier is ...

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  6. Cubans: The migrants that liberals love to deportRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Babalu Blog

    ... policy that allowed any Cuban who made it to U.S. soil to stay and become a legal resident, state television reported. Cuba's government had long sought the repeal of the "wet foot, dry foot" policy, which it said encouraged Cubans to risk dangerous ...

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  7. "Clean sheets" not the embargo is the reason tourists go somewhere elseRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Babalu Blog

    Let me tell you about a Dallas couple that just went to Cuba. They were curious and took a trip to see the island.

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  8. U.S. deports first Cubans since end of 'wet foot, dry foot' ...Read the original story

    20 hrs ago | Memeorandum

    U.S. deports first Cubans since end of 'wet foot, dry foot' - Two Cuban women who were deemed "inadmissible" for entry to the United States were placed on a morning flight to Havana on Friday, becoming the first to be deported since the Jan. 12 elimination of an immigration policy known as "wet foot, dry foot."

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  9. Cuban graffiti artist makes his mark in HavanaRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Gillette News-Record

    ... by anyone, whether it's a gallery or the government," Rodriguez said in an interview with The Associated Press. Cuba has long had a thriving art scene and in recent years there has been a boom for works by some of the island's most famous painters, ...

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  10. Cubans deported after United States enforces new immigration policyRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Oak Ridge Observer

    ... the Cayman Islands. Since President Obama announced in 2014 that the USA would resume improved bilateral relations with Cuba, migration from the island nation has surged. Approximately 56,000 Cubans arrived in the USA via ports of entry in 2016, ...

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  11. 680 Cubans deported after U.S. enforces new immigration policyRead the original story

    Yesterday | Xinhuanet

    A total of 979 illegal migrants have been sent back to Cuba from neighboring countries this year, including 680 who were returned after a new U.S. immigration policy took effect in mid-January, said media reports on Friday. So far, 115 Cubans have been returned directly from the United States and 246 were deported from Mexico since Jan. 12, when Washington ended the "wet-foot/dry-foot" policy for Cuban immigrants, said media reports citing an official release from the Cuban government.

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  12. Planning a visit to Cuba? You better find a guy to help youRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | St. Petersburg Times

    ... bus through Bar Monserrate's window, past my $12 lobster lunch with live salsa band, only confirmed our decision to do Cuba on our own over New Year's weekend. booked four nights ($700) at the all-inclusive Hotel Tuxpan resort in Varadero, two hours ...

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  13. Remember the one about how everybody wants to go to Cuba?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | American Thinker

    For a while, we've been hearing all of this anecdotal evidence about Americans desperately making plans to visit Cuba. Haven't you heard your co-worker or neighbor say that he wants to see Cuba? Well, it turns out that Cuba is not getting all of those U.S. tourists after all.

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  14. President Higgins 'gets his point across' on human rights in Cuba visitRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Independent.ie

    President Michael D Higgins welcomed the EU's human rights involvement in Cuba in a keynote address yesterday - having "skilfully and intelligently" brought up the issue with President Raul Castro earlier this week. President Michael D Higgins at the Plaza de la Revolucion where he met with President Castro in Havana, Cuba.

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  15. Despite Embargo, U.S., Cuba Publishers Invoke Solidarity at Havana Book FairRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Publishers' Weekly

    Despite looming uncertainty over future relations between Cuba and the U.S., the second U.S. Publishing Mission to Cuba, organized by Publishers Weekly and Combined Book Exhibit, returned to Havana last week with a new set of publishing professionals and nearly 400 titles by American publishers to display at the Havana Book Fair. Organized in partnership with the Book Institute of Cuba, the U.S. Publishing Mission to Cuba is an effort to prepare for future business relations between the book industries of the two countries.

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  16. As craft cocktail craze grows, connoisseurs tap Cuban history for original daiquiriRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Las Cruces Sun-News

    More than 100 years ago, an American engineer in Cuba in 1898 shook together Cuban rum, lime, sugar and ice, and the daiquiri was born. As craft cocktail craze grows, connoisseurs tap Cuban history for original daiquiri More than 100 years ago, an American engineer in Cuba in 1898 shook together Cuban rum, lime, sugar and ice, and the daiquiri was born.

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  17. U.S. deports first Cubans since end of a wet foot, dry footaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Miami Herald

    Two Cuban women who were deemed "inadmissible" for entry to the United States were placed on a morning flight to Havana on Friday, becoming the first to be deported since the Jan. 12 elimination of an immigration policy known as "wet foot, dry foot." An ICE official, who spoke on condition of anonymity, confirmed that this is the first "removal flight" involving Cubans since the change in immigration policy.

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  18. Airlines cut some service to Cuba following lower demandRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KXRO radio

    Ever since relations between Cuba and the U.S. have thawed, dozens of flights to and from both countries began popping up, with the inaugural JetBlue flight from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport to Santa Clara, Cuba taking place last August. Late last year, American Airlines began reducing the number of flights to Cuba, and now, JetBlue is also cutting back on its service to the island.

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  19. More Read the original story

    Friday | WTOC-TV Savannah

    ... an erroneous and a somewhat negative image of our community," said County Commissioner Xavier Suarez, who was born in Cuba. The divide, however, is also rooted in immigration policy that gave preferential treatment to Cubans fleeing the island's ...

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  20. More Read the original story

    Friday | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... an erroneous and a somewhat negative image of our community," said County Commissioner Xavier Suarez, who was born in Cuba. The divide, however, is also rooted in immigration policy that gave preferential treatment to Cubans fleeing the island's ...

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