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Reestablishing connections with the island nation and its people

Saturday, Nov 26, 2016 at 03:30 AM EST

First Group of Cuban Exiles After Castro's Regime

First Group of Cuban Exiles After Castro's Regime

The first group of exiles from Cuba arrived in the United States in the 1960s after Fidel Castro gained power in the island nation.

Monday, Nov 28, 2016 at 12:05 PM EST

South Florida Reacts To Castro's Death

South Florida Reacts To Castro's Death

Shortly after the announcement of the death of former Cuban leader Fidel Castro, there was a loud cheer from the streets of Miami's Cuban neighborhoods.

Wednesday, Nov 23, 2016 at 07:31 PM EST

Miami Street Sign Dedicated to Ladies in White

Miami Street Sign Dedicated to Ladies in White

The City of Miami dedicated a street sign Wednesday to Cuban dissident group Ladies in White.

Tuesday, Nov 22, 2016 at 07:05 AM EST

Critic of Obama's Cuba Plan Named to Trump's Transition Team

Critic of Obama's Cuba Plan Named to Trump's Transition Team

Mauricio Claver-Carone, the executive director of the U.S.-Cuba Democracy Political Action Committee, was named by President-elect Donald Trump as a member of the group that will help map strategy and policy for...

Wednesday, Nov 16, 2016 at 07:26 PM EST

Cuban Fishermen Using Inflated Condoms for Expensive Catches

Cuban Fishermen Using Inflated Condoms for Expensive Catches

On any given night in Havana, dozens of men can be found “balloon fishing'' along the Havana seawall, using their homemade floats to carry their lines as far as 900 feet into the coastal waters. As darkness...

Wednesday, Nov 9, 2016 at 08:37 PM EST

Trump Presidency Could Affect US-Cuba Policy

Trump Presidency Could Affect US-Cuba Policy

Many Cuban-Americans believe a Trump presidency means a return to a hard-line policy against Cuba.

Friday, Nov 4, 2016 at 03:06 PM EDT

Man Accused of Forcing 6 Cuban Women Into Prostitution

Man Accused of Forcing 6 Cuban Women Into Prostitution

Prosecutors say six young women from Cuba who agreed to work as exotic dancers to pay off a $20,000 smuggling fee were instead forced into sex slavery in Miami.

Thursday, Oct 27, 2016 at 04:22 PM EDT

Portugal President Meets Fidel Castro in Cuba

Portugal President Meets Fidel Castro in Cuba

Cuba's former president Fidel Castro met with Portuguese President Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa in Havana on Wednesday.

Wednesday, Oct 26, 2016 at 05:10 PM EDT

US Abstains on UN Vote on Cuba Embargo

US Abstains on UN Vote on Cuba Embargo

The United States abstained for the first time in 25 years Wednesday on a U.N. resolution condemning America's economic embargo against Cuba, a measure it had always vehemently opposed.

Monday, Oct 24, 2016 at 08:48 AM EDT

Cuban Migrants Land In Separate Spots Along Florida Keys

Cuban Migrants Land In Separate Spots Along Florida Keys

The United States’ policy on Cuban migrants, commonly called “Wet Foot, Dry Foot”, generally allows for those who make it to shore to stay in the country.

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