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Reestablishing connections with the island nation and its people

Wednesday, Nov 16, 2016

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...

Monday, Aug 15, 2016
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By Barbara Besteni

Photos: Fidel Castro's 90th Birthday

Fidel Castro thanked Cubans for their well-wishes on his 90th birthday on...View gallery

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Thursday, Jul 7, 2016

Flights Between US Cities, Cuba Proposed

Flights Between US Cities, Cuba Proposed

The U.S. Transportation Department is recommending the approval of flights between multiple American cities and Cuba.

Friday, Apr 22, 2016

Carnival Approved to Sail to Cuba With Cuban-Born Travelers

Carnival Approved to Sail to Cuba With Cuban-Born Travelers

Cuba has loosened a policy banning Cuban-born people from arriving by sea, allowing Carnival Corp. to go forward with the first U.S. cruise to the island in a half-century, the Cuban government and the...

Tuesday, Apr 19, 2016

Fidel Castro Gives Rare Speech Saying He Will Soon Die

Fidel Castro Gives Rare Speech Saying He Will Soon Die

Cuban revolutionary leader Fidel Castro delivered a valedictory speech Tuesday to the Communist Party that he put in power a half-century ago, telling party members he will soon die and exhorting them to...

Tuesday, Apr 19, 2016

Raul Castro, Hardline Deputy, Retain Cuba's Top Positions

Raul Castro, Hardline Deputy, Retain Cuba's Top Positions

Raul Castro will retain the Cuban Communist Party's highest post alongside his hardline second-in-command, the government announced Tuesday in a resounding message that the island's aging revolutionary...

Tuesday, Mar 22, 2016

In Cuba, Obama Aims to Bury 'Last Remnants' of Cold War

In Cuba, Obama Aims to Bury 'Last Remnants' of Cold War

Capping his remarkable visit to Cuba, President Barack Obama on Tuesday declared an end to the "last remnant of the Cold War in the Americas'' and openly urged the Cuban people to pursue a more democratic future...

Tuesday, Mar 22, 2016
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By Brian Hamacher

Obama's Historic Trip to Cuba in Photos

Photos from the historic trip of President Obama and his family to Cuba.View gallery

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Tuesday, Mar 15, 2016

US Loosens Rules on Cuba Travel, Dollar

US Loosens Rules on Cuba Travel, Dollar

The U.S. is loosening rules on travel to Cuba and the Cuban government's use of the dollar, removing obstacles to closer ties between the two countries five days before President Barack Obama makes a historic...

Tuesday, Mar 1, 2016

Rolling Stones to Perform in Havana

Rolling Stones to Perform in Havana

The Rolling Stones say they will play a free concert in Havana on March 25, becoming the biggest act to play Cuba since its 1959 revolution.

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