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Cuba’s Raul Castro Dismisses Harsher US Tone...

HAVANA (AP) — Cuban President Raul Castro denounced President Donald Trump's tougher line on relations with Havana on Friday, calling it a setback but...

President Obama Schedules Meeting with Raul Castro

President Obama opened a three-day series of meetings at the United Nations on Sunday by calling on all countries to "step up" efforts to...

US, Cuba Move Close To Restoring Diplomacy...

PANAMA CITY - Cuba and the United States just made history. Now comes the hard part. In the first meeting of its kind in nearly...

Fidel Castro, 88, Makes 1st Public Appearance...

It's quite fitting that former Cuban President Fidel Castro would choose the occasion of a visit to Cuba by a delegation of Venezuelan officials...

Fidel Castro Finally Speaks on Historic Agreement...

When Fidel talks, the world listens. And Fidel has finally spoken—at least in the form of a letter—about Cuba's restoration of diplomatic ties with the...

Obama and Castro Announce U.S. and Cuba...

The United States and Cuba have been at odds for so long, been engaged in geopolitical and espionage games for so many years, it...

Does Obama’s Handshake With Cuba’s President Indicate...

President Barack Obama and his Cuban counterpart, Raul Castro, shook hands on Tuesday in a gesture so unprecedented that many observers were tempted to...

Cuba Backs Asylum for Snowden, Brazil Challenges...

The international political backlash against the United States spying program has reached yet another nation, thanks in part to fugitive American intelligence analyst,  Edward Snowden. According...

Hugo Chavez’s Body to Be Preserved for...

Venezuela will preserve the body of Hugo Chavez in a glass tomb to be kept at a military museum in Caracas. There, the influential...

Cuba’s Raul Castro Hints at Possible Retirement

Cuban President Raul Castro has unexpectedly raised the possibility of leaving his post, saying Friday that he is old and has a right to...

Senior Cuban Official: Obama ‘Ill-Informed’ on Cuban...

A recent interview with Spanish broadcaster Telemundo have earned President Obama criticism over his views on Cuba. Obama suggested that Cuba’s political ideology is...

Cuba Grants Passport to Dissident Blogger Yoani...

Cuba’s government continues to show signs of complete transition, granting dissident blogger Yoani Sánchez a passport after years of denial under the country's old...

Cubans Traveling Abroad Have Many Restrictions Lifted

Today is the start of a dramatically new day for Cubans on the island and those living abroad. Cuba has significantly loosened its long-despised travel...

Venezuela’s Vice President Nicolas Maduro to Visit...

Venezuelan Vice President Nicolas Maduro was on his way back to Cuba today to visit ailing President Hugo Chavez, a day after Chavez was...

Cash-strapped Cuba Presses Drive to Strike Black...

Cuba will allow a Norwegian platform to being offshore drilling off the north-central coast in the coming days, part of an effort to build...

Romney Links President Obama To Castro and...

Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney was in Miami on Wednesday touting the need to unite the country and to stop all the personal attacks...

Fidel Castro Says He’s Not Dead and...

Fidel Castro wants you to know that he is not dead. Reports were swirling last week that the former Cuban leader was dead or near...

Rumors Abound that Fidel Castro is Dead

Once again, Twitter killed off a major international figure—this time Fidel Castro. The Twitterverse exploded yesterday with news that the famous Cuban leader had passed...

Cuba’s Economic Reforms Taking Root

HAVANA, Cuba — Despite President Raul Castro’s economic reforms in Cuba, making money is still viewed with suspicion. Let there be no doubt: Cuba’s Communist...

Cuba Allows for Bank Loans for Private...

In a move that shows Cuba's continued drift toward the shores of a freer market economy, the government has allowed for loans for starting...

Cuba’s Raul Castro Turns 81 as Revolution...

Cuban leader Raúl Castro turns 81 on Sunday, giving exiles and his countrymen times to reflect on the aging leadership that has ruled the...
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