Jan 16, 2014
North Korea to pay Panama fine for seamen's release
North Korean authorities will pay a fine next week to ensure the return of a ship stopped near the Panama Canal with military weapons from Cuba onboard, officials said Thursday.
Farewell, Comrade: Bon-Vivant Castronoid Monsignor dies
Monsignor Carlos Manuel de Cespedes y Garcia-Menocal, the great-great grandson of the great Cuban patriot of the same name who led the revolt against Spain in 1868 has passed away unexpectedly at the age of 77. He was Episcopal Vicar of Havana's Archbishopric and director of the General Secretariat of the Conference of Catholic Bishops of Cuba, as ... (more)