Wednesday Jul 2
US News & World Report
How Americans Can Vacation in Cuba
Ever wanted to travel to Cuba to dance to salsa music, see its historic buildings or dine on authentic ropa vieja at its cafes? Despite the trade embargo with the communist nation Americans - including Beyonc, Jay Z and more recently Google Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt - have made headlines for their trips to Cuba .
JEFF JACOBYLift the embargo on Cuba
June 12 appearance in New York before the Council on Foreign Relations , Hillary Clinton made the familiar argument for ending the US trade embargo against Cuba, the same one critics of the policy have been making for years.
Cuba in Africa: A Forgotten History
During the funeral of Nelson Mandela in South Africa, members of the United States press were surprised when President Obama was photographed shaking the hand of Cuba's President Raul Castro.
The Orlando Sentinel
Russia plunges into Cuban oil exploration
Russia has agreed to plunge into the search for oil in deep waters between the shores of Cuba and Florida, renewing fears of a major oil spill and the potential for environmental disaster.
Book uncovers the romancing of Cuba
Fidel Castro freed Cuba from the greedy clutches of U.S. robber barons and mobsters and rewarded his downtrodden countrymen with free health care and education.