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  1. Dodgers' Yasiel Puig threatened by smugglers, reports sayRead the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | Boston.com

    ... in right field for Thursday's series finale against the Giants amid reports that smugglers who helped him defect from Cuba had threatened his life. ''I'm only concentrating on the season and being the best teammate and helping my teammates,'' Puig ...

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  2. Author and dictator, controversial friendsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 min ago | The China Post

    ... bringing together two of Latin America's most prominent figures of the 20th century. Garcia Marquez even worked for Cuba's Prensa Latina news agency in Bogota and New York. But the writer's closeness with his communist "amigo" contrasted with his ...

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  3. Gabriel Garcia Marquez's glory and sins: James VarneyRead the original story

    48 min ago | The Times-Picayune

    ... a gift to all. But to describe him , as The Los Angeles Times did, as "a powerful public intellectual whose opinions on Cuba, military dictatorship and Latin American cultural autonomy made front-page news" glosses over the truth of his politics. ...

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  4. Gabriel Garcia Marquez hailed as literary giantRead the original story

    59 min ago | Albany Times Union

    ... by Colombian author Gabriel Garcia Marquez for sale next to a book by Fidel Castro at a state-run bookstore in Havana, Cuba, Thursday, April 17, 2014. Garcia Marquez, who died at his home in Mexico City on Thursday, became a hero to the Latin ...

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  5. Garc a M rquez: a life in picturesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Buenos Aires Herald

    ... Laureate of Literature, Gabriel Garcia Marquez, during a dinner at the closing of the Cuban Cigars Festival in Havana, Cuba, on March 4, 2000. Colombian Nobel Prize for Literature 1982 Gabriel Garcia Marquez (L) leans out of the window of the train ...

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  6. Cuban market part of Padres' pushRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    The recent successes of Cuban defectors like Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig, shown in this 2013 photo, have led more Major League Baseball teams to take an interest in players leaving Cuba to play in America.

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  7. Meet between families, attorneys at Guantanamo stirs frustrationRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | CBS 47

    A Public Affairs Officer escorts media through the currently closed Camp X-Ray which was the first detention facility to hold 'enemy combatants' at the U.S. Naval Station on June 27, 2013 in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.

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  8. Lessons learned on Bay of Pigs anniversaryRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Babalu Blog

    Fifty-three years ago, my father had a meeting on the other side of town in Havana where we lived at the time. Cuba was in turmoil and opposition to Castro was widespread as more and more people saw communists in positions of responsibility. At ...

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  9. MLB: Dodgers' Puig reportedly dealing with death threatsRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | NorthJersey.com

    The Los Angeles Dodgers' Yasiel Puig returned to the starting lineup in right field for Thursday's series finale against the Giants amid news reports that smugglers who helped him defect from Cuba threatened his life.

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  10. What really happened at the Bay of PigsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Human Events

    ... precise cross-section of Cuban society of the time. The Brigada included men from every social strata and race in Cuba-from sugar cane planters to sugar cane cutters, from aristocrats to their chauffeurs. But mostly, the folks in between, as befit a ...

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  11. Condom Shortage in CubaRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | NBC New York

    Complaints that condoms are scarce are emerging from the island, part of a dry spell that has lasted several weeks, The Miami Herald reported.

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  12. Condom shortage hits CubaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Miami Herald

    Havana author Polina Martínez Shvietsova wrote that the shortage of condoms in state-run pharmacies started about 15 days ago, although shops that cater mostly to foreigners still sell the prophylactics at $1.30 each — a day’s wage for the average Cuban.

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  13. Sandglass' Bass chosen to perform in CubaRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Brattleboro Reformer

    UNIMA has selected Putney's Sandglass Theater to perform "Autumn Portraits" in Cuba during its international convening from April 17-28.

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  14. Cuba, Part TwoRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 9 | Jay's Giants Blog

    No visit to Cuba is complete without taking in the Catedral de San Cristobal. Its baroque facade will leave you breathless.

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  15. Puig focuses on baseball despite issuesRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | The Garden City Telegram

    ... in right field for Thursday's series finale against the Giants amid reports that smugglers who helped him defect from Cuba had threatened his life. "I'm only concentrating on the season and being the best teammate and helping my teammates," Puig ...

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  16. Works by Nobel laureate Gabriel Garcia MarquezRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Greenwich Citizen

    A woman shows a book by Colombian author Gabriel Garcia Marquez for sale next to a book by Fidel Castro at a state-run bookstore in Havana, Cuba, Thursday, April 17, 2014.

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  17. Anger and dismay at stalled Guantanamo 9/11 trialRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Greenwich Citizen

    In this Pentagon-approved sketch by court artist Janet Hamlin, Sept. 11 accused conspirator Khalid Sheikh Mohammad confers with defense attorney Cheryl Bormann, in black abaya prior to hearing at the Guantanamo Bay U.S. Naval Base in Cuba, Thursday April 17, 2014.

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  18. Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Nobel laureate, dies at 87Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... hometown. Marquez died on Thursday, April 17, 2014 at his home in Mexico City. FILE - In this Nov. 26, 2002 file photo, Cuba's leader Fidel Castro, right, and Colombian Nobel laureate Gabriel Garcia Marquez check their watches during the ...

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  19. Guantanamo trial in 9/11 veers off track againRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Daily Chronicle

    GUANTANAMO BAY NAVAL BASE, Cuba – An effort to prosecute the self-proclaimed mastermind of the Sept.

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  20. Nobel laureate Garcia Marquez dies at 87Read the original story

    16 hrs ago | MySanAntonio.com

    ... Mexico City. Marquez died Thursday April 17, 2014 at his home in Mexico City. FILE - In this Nov. 26, 2002 file photo, Cuba's leader Fidel Castro, right, and Colombian Nobel laureate Gabriel Garcia Marquez check their watches during the inauguration ...

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