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Reestablishing connections with the island nation and its people

Friday, Feb 3, 2017 at 01:54 PM EST

Cuban, US Sailors Weigh Future of Regatta Under Pres. Trump

Cuban, US Sailors Weigh Future of Regatta Under Pres. Trump

The Trump administration and some Republican members of Congress have said they will continue working to keep those restrictions in place unless a new deal is worked out.

Friday, Jan 27, 2017 at 06:58 PM EST

Miami's Little Havana Gains 'National Treasure' Label

Miami's Little Havana Gains 'National Treasure' Label

The National Trust for Historic Preservation added Little Havana to its list of “national treasures'' Friday, saying it should be protected from developers who are transforming much of Miami's downtown and...

Wednesday, Jun 14, 2017 at 07:05 PM EDT

Cuba Starts Election Cycle, Likely Last of Castro Presidency

Cuba Starts Election Cycle, Likely Last of Castro Presidency

Cuba is starting an electoral process that is expected to end with President Raul Castro stepping down in February.

Thursday, Jan 26, 2017 at 07:34 PM EST

Port Everglades Backs Out of Agreement With Cuban Government

Port Everglades Backs Out of Agreement With Cuban Government

A major Florida port has canceled plans to sign an agreement with Cuba, one day after Gov. Rick Scott threatened to cut off its state funding if it signed the pact.

Wednesday, Jan 25, 2017 at 08:17 PM EST

Castro Open to Dialogue With Trump, But With Caveat

Castro Open to Dialogue With Trump, But With Caveat

Cuban President Raul Castro talked about his government's willingness to continue bilateral negotiations with the new U.S. administration, without making concessions to its sovereignty, on Wednesday. "Cuba...

Wednesday, Jan 25, 2017 at 05:55 PM EST

Gov. Rick Scott Threatens Ports That Do Business with Cuba

Gov. Rick Scott Threatens Ports That Do Business with Cuba

Gov. Rick Scott is threatening that Florida ports could lose state money if they do business with Cuba.

Tuesday, Jan 17, 2017 at 07:31 AM EST

US, Cuban Interior Ministry Sign Law-Enforcement Deal

US, Cuban Interior Ministry Sign Law-Enforcement Deal

The Obama administration and Cuba's Interior Ministry have agreed to share information on international criminal activity such as terrorism, human trafficking and money laundering despite Republican objections...

Saturday, Jan 14, 2017 at 06:12 PM EST

Cuba Sees Explosion in Internet Access as Ties with US Grow

Cuba Sees Explosion in Internet Access as Ties with US Grow

Two days before Christmas, Luis Gonzalez received a little Chinese modem from Cuba's state-owned telecommunications company.

Friday, Jan 13, 2017 at 12:10 PM EST

President-Elect Trump's Previous Wet Foot, Dry Foot Comments

President-Elect Trump's Previous Wet Foot, Dry Foot Comments

President-elect Donald Trump has yet to comment on President Obama's decision to drop the wet foot, dry foot policy for Cubans but he has spoken about it at least twice in the last year.

Friday, Jan 13, 2017 at 06:44 PM EST

Reaction Mixed After Elimination of 'Wet Foot, Dry Foot'

Reaction Mixed After Elimination of 'Wet Foot, Dry Foot'

Cubans can still seek political asylum, but now they'll be treated the same way the U.S. Government treats migrants from anywhere else in the world.

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