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Reestablishing connections with the island nation and its people

Thursday, Jun 1, 2017 at 05:28 PM EDT

Trump Considering a Rollback of Obama's Cuba Policy

Trump Considering a Rollback of Obama's Cuba Policy

President Donald Trump is considering rolling back Obama-era policies on opening diplomatic relations with Cuba, several sources told NBC News. The sources cautioned, however, that no final decisions have...

Tuesday, May 9, 2017 at 03:36 PM EDT

With Lacoste, Mont Blanc, Socialist Cuba Has 1st Luxury Mall

With Lacoste, Mont Blanc, Socialist Cuba Has 1st Luxury Mall

In the heart of the capital of a nation founded on ideals of social equality, the business arm of the Cuban military has transformed a century-old shopping arcade into a temple to conspicuous capitalism.

Monday, May 1, 2017 at 01:52 PM EDT

Protester With US Flag Disrupts Cuba's May Day Parade

Protester With US Flag Disrupts Cuba's May Day Parade

A protester has briefly disrupted the start of Cuba's largest annual political event, sprinting in front of May Day marchers with a U.S. flag before being tackled and dragged away.

Sunday, Apr 30, 2017 at 10:47 AM EDT

Cuban Military Plane Crashes, Killing 8 Troops on Board

Cuban Military Plane Crashes, Killing 8 Troops on Board

A Cuban military plane crashed into a hillside Saturday morning in the western province of Artemisa, killing eight troops on board, the government said.

Wednesday, Apr 19, 2017 at 12:46 PM EDT

Elian Gonzalez Documentary Premiering at Film Festival

Elian Gonzalez Documentary Premiering at Film Festival

A new documentary that tells the story of Elian Gonzalez, the Cuban boy who was involved in an international custody battle in Miami, is set to premiere at the Tribeca Film Festival.

Friday, Apr 14, 2017 at 03:08 PM EDT

Spirit Airlines Announces End of Flights to Cuba

Spirit Airlines Announces End of Flights to Cuba

The low cost air carrier, which is based in Miramar, said the final flights between Fort Lauderdale / Hollywood International Airport and Havana will take place on May 31st.

Tuesday, Mar 28, 2017 at 07:25 PM EDT

Cubans Say They Entered US Before End of Immigration Policy

Cubans Say They Entered US Before End of Immigration Policy

A group of 11 Cuban immigrants being detained in South Texas are fighting deportation after alleging they were wrongly turned away while trying to enter the United States just before the "wet foot, dry foot"...

Monday, Mar 20, 2017 at 06:28 PM EDT

Cubans Still Trying to Reach US by Sea Despite Rule Change

Cubans Still Trying to Reach US by Sea Despite Rule Change

Cubans are still making risky sea journeys to the U.S. despite the end of a policy that allowed them to stay if they made it to American soil, officials said Monday.

Monday, Mar 13, 2017 at 05:58 PM EDT

Frontier Airlines, Silver Airways Dropping Service to Cuba

Frontier Airlines, Silver Airways Dropping Service to Cuba

Frontier Airlines and Silver Airways are dropping air service to Cuba, saying other airlines are adding too many flights to the island nation and making the routes unprofitable.

Friday, Feb 24, 2017 at 11:52 AM EST

Shoot Down of Brothers to the Rescue Flight Remembered

Shoot Down of Brothers to the Rescue Flight Remembered

The annual remembrance ceremony for those victims will take place at the monument to those victims located at Opa-locka Airport starting at 11 a.m.

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