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  1. Cuba's Castro dictatorship angling to scam the Paris Club, againRead the original story w/Photo

    48 min ago | Babalu Blog

    ... Club would significantly reduce Cuba's debt, improve its reputation in financial In the latest of President Raul Castro's market-oriented reforms, Cuba recently approved a foreign investment law that it hopes will bring in billions of dollars. It ...

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  2. Hungry for internet, Cubans swap USBsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    ... A notable exception, however, is former culture minister Abel Prieto, a special adviser to President Raul Castro, who recently decried the "trash can of the paquete," which he said was a symptom of "Yankee culture invading us shamelessly." ...

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  3. Editorial: U.S. should focus on Latin American neighborsRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | The Daily Record

    ... up the porcupine of change in U.S.-Cuban policy even in 2009, when he came to office, working with President Raul Castro, who is now slowly bringing change to Cuba, would have produced fruitful results in U.S. relations with the nearby island. It ...

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  4. Mexican, Colombian presidents hail Gabriel Garcia Marquez in lavish Mexico City memorialRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... and white roses came from former Cuban dictator Fidel Castro and was dedicated to “my beloved friend.” Raul Castro sent another bouquet dedicated to “a great friend to Cuba.” Garcia Marquez, a staunch leftist, maintained a ...

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  5. The Media Savvy Pope, Overblown "Selfie-Gate," and MoreRead the original story

    Dec 13, 2013 | New Hampshire Public Radio -

    ... do with the service itself. There was the unexpected handshake between President Barack Obama and Cuban leader Raul Castro; the fake sign language interpreter who says he saw angels in the stadium; and of course, "selfie-gate." Brooke speaks with ...

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  6. Southern neighbors deserve attentionRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | West Hawaii Today

    ... up the porcupine of change in U.S.-Cuban policy even in 2009, when he came to office, working with President Raul Castro, who is now slowly bringing change to Cuba, would have produced fruitful results in U.S. relations with the nearby island. It ...

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  7. Hints of butterflies and magical creatures as Gabriel Garcia Marquez remembered in MexicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Christian Science Monitor

    ... of yellow and white roses came from former Cuban dictator Fidel Castro and was dedicated to "my beloved friend." Raul Castro sent another bouquet dedicated to "a great friend to Cuba." Garcia Marquez, a staunch leftist, maintained a friendship of ...

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  8. Castro dictatorship's vaunted real estate 'reforms' ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Babalu Blog

    ... left untold thousands of islanders living in crowded structures at risk of suddenly falling down. When President Raul Castro legalized a real estate market for the first time in five decades, it was supposed to stimulate both new construction and ...

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  9. Exclusive: Cuba may revive Paris Club debt negotiationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Reuters

    ... debt, improve its reputation in financial markets and allow it to issue new debt. In the latest of President Raul Castro's market-oriented reforms, Cuba recently approved a foreign investment law that it hopes will bring in billions of dollars. It ...

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  10. Largest Nonprofit Cuban-American Organization Provided Strategic...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBS Local

    Cuban President Raul Castro walks with Vice-President of the Council of State Ramiro Valdez on July 26, 2013 during celebrations of the 60th Anniversary of Moncada barrack attack in Santiago de Cuba.

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  11. Other views: More attention needed toward Latin AmericaRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Aiken Standard

    ... up the porcupine of change in U.S.-Cuban policy even in 2009, when he came to office, working with President Raul Castro, who is now slowly bringing change to Cuba, would have produced fruitful results in U.S. relations with the nearby island. It ...

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  12. Cubans get Hollywood, football fix...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Suria

    ... A notable exception, however, is former culture minister Abel Prieto, a special adviser to President Raul Castro, who recently decried the "trash can of the paquete," which he said was a symptom of "Yankee culture invading us shamelessly." ...

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  13. Cuba publishes text of foreign investment lawRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | The Miami Herald

    ... community and bring in more foreign investment, which has been flat including in the years since President Raul Castro began a program of economic reforms. The measure, which takes effect in late June, includes tax breaks for new investments and ...

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  14. Cuba probes mobile data leak in ZunZuneo caseRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 9 | The Miami Herald

    ... all possible services to avoid these kinds of things happening." Cellphone use has risen sharply since President Raul Castro ended restrictions in 2007, from around 400,000 active accounts back then to 1.8 million today, according to government ...

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  15. Cuba home woes endure despite real-estate reformRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... line the waterfront esplanade known as the Malecon as seen from the Morro Castle in Havana, Cuba. When President Raul Castro legalized a real estate market for the first time in five decades, it was expected to stimulate both new construction and ...

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  16. BC-AP News Coverage Advisory 10:15Read the original story

    Monday | ETaiwanNews.com

    ... could seriously disrupt the rest of the climbing season. SENT: 600 words, photos. CUBA-HOUSING WOES - President Raul Castro legalized Cuba's real estate market for the first time in five decades hoping to stimulate construction and long-neglected ...

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  17. Burn baby burn: Venezuelans torch effigies of Maduro and Castro brothersRead the original story

    Monday | Babalu Blog

    ... but others found their way to the hot seat too, especially some leading government figures, along with Fidel and Raul Castro. At the University of the Andes, Venezuelan students torched an effigy of Fidel Castro AND a Cuban flag, to protest the ...

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  18. Cuba's Housing Crisis WorsensRead the original story

    Monday | The Huffington Post

    ... left untold thousands of islanders living in crowded structures at risk of suddenly falling down. When President Raul Castro legalized a real estate market for the first time in five decades, it was supposed to stimulate both new construction and ...

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  19. Mourning and memories in Garcia Marquez's languid hometownRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Lincoln Daily News

    ... musician, said at a book fair in Mexico City on Friday. "The work of men like him is immortal," Cuban President Raul Castro said. Garcia Marquez, a leftist who flirted with communism, was a decades-long friend of Cuba's revolutionary leader Fidel ...

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  20. America's southern neighbors deserve attentionRead the original story

    Monday | Merced Sun-Star

    ... up the porcupine of change in U.S.-Cuban policy even in 2009, when he came to office, working with President Raul Castro, who is now slowly bringing change to Cuba, would have produced fruitful results in U.S. relations with the nearby island. It ...

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