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  1. Celebrating Hispanic Heritage MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    33 min ago | Publishers' Weekly

    ... Da Coll uses poetry and humor to describe the important milestones in the star's life, from her birth in Havana, Cuba, to her funeral in Miami. The illustrations capture the essence of her colorful, vibrant personality. Arco iris de poesa (Poetry ...


  2. Is the sentence on Leopoldo Lopez relevant?Read the original story

    4 hrs ago | Venezuela News And Views

    ... can the Venezuelan regime be so blind? It is, because it is a rogue regime, because Maduro obeys Cuban orders, because Cuba cannot give up under any pretense whatever alimony it still cashes from Venezuela. Because, very simply, it has run out of ...


  3. Hamptons photo exhibits: Cuba and John Lennon-Yoko OnoRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Newsday

    ... and preserve memories. Two extraordinary photo exhibits in the Hamptons this Labor Day weekend satisfy on both counts. CUBA, CUBA! The American flag was raised at the U.S. Embassy in Havana last month for the first time since 1961. But it will be ...


  4. Otherworldly Cuba is ready for changeRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago |

    Cliches about Cuba as frozen in time - with vintage cars, prestigious cigars and crumbling antiquities - gloss over that Cubans are educated and ravenous for opportunity. Cliches about Cuba as frozen in time - with vintage cars, prestigious cigars and crumbling antiquities - gloss over that Cubans are educated and ravenous for opportunity.


  5. "Normalization" circus reaches a high point: Cubans involved in Marijuana traffickingRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Babalu Blog

    ... inside the U.S. District Attorney's Office said a group growing marijuana in Southern Colorado planned to ship it to Cuba. The source also said a "fair number" of those arrested in the raids are from Cuba. The U.S. Department of Justice says that a ...


  6. Will Americans love Cuba's environmental treasures to death?Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Janesville Gazette

    Snorkelers and divers find coral and reef fish at the shore of Bay of Pigs south of Havana, Cuba. A guide at Zapata Swamp, Yeniel Abreu, a national park employee, is fluent in the names of birds, crabs, snakes and trees.


  7. Obama's 'Hope and Change' Cuba policy begets the...Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Babalu Blog

    Straight out of a scene from Alice in Wonderland , cheers of Hope and Change and accolades followed Obama's announcement last December that the U.S. would give up and unconditionally surrender to Cuba's apartheid dictatorship. True believers and the unscrupulous opportunists looking for the quick buck all joined together to congratulate the president for doing something "different" with Cuba, which they assured us all would definitely, without a shadow of a doubt, bring positive change to Cuba's enslaved, impoverished, and oppressed people.


  8. The Shortwave Report 9/4/15 Listen GloballyRead the original story

    Yesterday | IndyMedia

    ... streaming. NHK World Radio Japan, China Radio International, Sputnik Radio, Radio Deutsche-Welle, Radio Havana Cuba, and Spanish National Radio. in 3 forms- (new) HIGHEST QUALITY (160kb)(33MB), broadcast ...


  9. Cuba Photo/Travel TalkRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Englewood Review

    Americans are getting the chance to travel to Cuba in greater numbers. On Thursday, Sept 3, international exchange club Friendship Force of Sarasota presents' Photographing Cuba' with Lynne Buchanan, fine art photographer.


  10. US suspects more freed Guantanamo inmates returned to battlefieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | New York Post

    ... identify any individual detainees. The detention facility for terrorism suspects at the US Naval base at Guantanamo, Cuba, which opened after the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks, now holds 116 prisoners. The administration of Obama, a Democrat, has said the ...


  11. Reports from Cuba: Less milk and less beefRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Babalu Blog

    14ymedio, Jose Quintana de la Cruz, Pinar del Rio, 31 August 2015 - Cattle ranching in Cuba touched bottom in 1999, but it had started its decline in 1970. That year's effort to produce 10 million tons of sugar was the focus of attention and ...


  12. UplandARTIST SPOTLIGHT: Former lawyer launched new careerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Press-Enterprise

    ... trying to follow in her father's footsteps and complete what he was forced to give up. Casagran was born in Havana, Cuba. She and her parents applied for a visa and fled the communist regime, arriving in Los Angeles in 1965. Casagran's father had ...


  13. Sunwing Vacations Announces All Inclusive Cruise Packages With MSC Opera Beginning December 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Market Wire

    Sunwing is thrilled to announce it will offer new all inclusive cruise packages sailing from Havana, Cuba, and Montego Bay, Jamaica, onboard the MSC Opera beginning December 2015. These exciting new cruise packages include meals, port transfers and roundtrip flights with Sunwing Airlines departing from Toronto, Winnipeg, Thunder Bay and Montreal.


  14. Harlem Meets HavanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Switched

    I am proud that this summer a delegation of Harlemites led by The Greater Harlem Chamber of Commerce 's President Lloyd Williams and Councilmember Inez Dickens returned from their successful mission to Havana, Cuba, where I helped arrange their meetings with senior officials of the Cuban government regarding trade, business and tourism and our anticipated first annual cultural exchange program in 2016 - Harlem Meets Havana. As they advance the planning and implementation of this important international cultural exchange, I am urging Congress to take action that will allow communities like ours to benefit from the current policy changes taking place between U.S. and Cuba.


  15. Cuban bishop: Popea s visit comes at time of hope for peopleRead the original story

    Thursday | Globe Catholic Newspaper

    Pope Francis' visit to Cuba is a sign of his closeness to the nation's people at a time they "breathe the air of hope" that relations with the U.S. will improve, said Bishop Wilfredo Pino Estevez of Guantanamo-Baracoa.


  16. China includes Cubans in massive display of military muscle-flexingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Babalu Blog

    ... in uniforms manufactured in a Chinese sweat shop! Cuban troops joined the Chinese military parade in Beijing, with Cuba's first Vice President Miguel Diaz-Canel attending the event. Analysts say Cuba's participation in the commemoration underlines ...


  17. Hope and Change in Obama's Cuba: 768 political arrests in an August of violent repressionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Babalu Blog

    According to President Obama, his complete surrender to Cuba's apartheid dictatorship and giving them everything they ask for in return for absolutely nothing was supposed to improve the human rights situation in Cuba. In reality, the human rights situation in what is now Obama's Cuba has worsened and all signs indicate it will only deteriorate further.


  18. Forbidden CityRead the original story

    Thursday | Easy Reader News

    ... as he prepares to open Gallery Exposure in Old Torrance, the best images from that long-ago trip will be on view in "Cuba 99," subtitled "A Photographic Retrospective from La Habana, Cuba." "I'm not really a photographer per se," Sonners says, "I'm ...


  19. Show me your Ballerinas, recent work by Mauricio GonzalezRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Miami New Times

    7:00pm-9:00pm Mauricio Gonzalez was born on 1978 in La Habana, Cuba and arrived to the U.S in 2000. Predominately working with painting, his work is an integrated practice of autobiographical origin that challenges and demystifies painting. Gonzalez lives and works in Miami.


  20. Cubans Travel More at Home This Year Before Onslaught of AmericansRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 2 | Skift

    ... cars; hopefully they can say how well-mannered Cubans are." Varadero, about 100 miles (160 km) east of Havana, is Cuba's leading beach resort, boasting fine white sand and turquoise blue waters. Cubans are now the number two source of tourists at ...