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  1. Breese Little presents Corridas y Venidas, Elio Rodr guez's first solo exhibition in the UKRead the original story

    57 min ago | Art Daily

    ... together under a phallic palm tree logo. The ironic initiative is a humorous critique initially directed at modern Cuba's social stereotypes and political history and lately Spanish culture, where Rodriguez now lives and works. Bombastic tropical ...

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  2. Govt must turn over info on CIA prisons to defenseRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    This Nov. 9, 2011, file artist rendering by courtroom artist Janet Hamlin, reviewed by the U.S. military, shows Abd al Rahim al-Nashiri during his military commissions arraignment at the Guantanamo Bay detention center in Guantanamo, Cuba.

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  3. An advocate for newborns, Dr. Maria Del Rio Hoover honored with 2013 Rotary Civic AwardRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Evansville Courier & Press

    ... receiving the award, was caught off guard when she was announced as this year's recipient. Hoover was born in Havana, Cuba, and spent her early years there until here family came to the United States in 1961. "It was not for financial reasons, but ...

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  4. 2014 Cuba film festival to honor Garcia MarquezRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Greenwich Citizen

    In this Dec. 7, 2004 file photo, Colombia's writer Gabriel Garcia Marquez, right, speaks with fans at the inauguration of the 26th Havana Film Festival in Havana, Cuba.

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  5. Alfredo RodriguezRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | East Bay Express

    Alfredo Rodriguez performs at SFJAZZ Center April 24-26 and April 27 . $30. SFJAZZ.org Pianist Alfredo Rodriguez may have left Cuba for Southern California five years ago, but the rhythms and melodies of his homeland continue to profoundly inform his music.

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  6. Michigan affirmative ban is OK, Supreme Court saysRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Erie Times News

    ... to take race into account. FILE - In this Oct. 20, 2013, file photo, Yoani Sanchez, a dissident blogger from Havana, Cuba, talks about the difficulties of practicing her brand of news gathering during a session at the 69th Annual General Assembly of ...

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  7. International Reviews: Los Angeles DodgersRead the original story

    Feb 22, 2013 | Baseball America

    ... blew away the international scouting community with the Puig signing. Puig, 22, was a man among boys when he played in Cuba's junior national circuit. While playing center field for Cienfuegos in Cuba's 18U league, Puig hit .427 and slugged .685 in ...

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  8. MomentumLING Chi LiteRead the original story

    Dec 2, 2010 | American Reporter

    ... the ability to track these tenants when and if they get evicted from the terrorist holding pen on Guantanamo, near Cuba. You didn't hear American diplomats saying, "Hey, that's a great idea!" - even if it is. In fact, the American authors of these ...

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  9. Miami youth group helped 'Cuban Twitter'Read the original story

    8 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    In this Feb. 1, 2014 file photo, Raul Moas, center rear, executive director of the nonprofit organization Roots of Hope, addresses a group during a "Hackathon for Cuba" event run by Roots of Hope in Miami, as a group of technology experts gathered to find ways to improve Internet access and information in Cuba.

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  10. Judge Orders Disclosure of CIA Black Site TortureRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Common Dreams

    The defense team for Abd al Rahim al-Nashiri argued during pretrial motions at the Cuban prison that the Guantanamo detainee's time spent in secret CIA prisons - during which he was waterboarded and threatened with a gun and a power drill - has "tainted" his testimony, and thus the case against him.

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  11. Cuban Restaurant in Downtown Austin - Pleasant Storage RoomRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Downtown Austin

    ... concepts owned by the now infamous Yassine Enterprises ). Garnering its name from the first cocktail bar in Havana, Cuba, Pleasant Storage Room brings the eclectic and elegant energy of pre-revolution Havana to downtown Austin. Tucked into 4th ...

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  12. Reports from Cuba: Now People Don't Want the 'Chavitos'Read the original story

    10 hrs ago | Babalu Blog

    ... to carry on their missions abroad to buy appliances and other goods that it would otherwise be impossible to bring to Cuba with what are paid for their "internationalist" collaborations. "I don't buy chavitos now, only dollars in large bills, all ...

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  13. Judge Orders Release Of Information On CIA PrisonsRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | The Huffington Post

    ... of a detainee camp at the U.S. detention center for 'enemy combatants' on September 16, 2010, in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. With attempts by the Obama administration to close the facility stalled, some than 170 detainees remain at the detention center, ...

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  14. Barnstable students delight in Cuban adventureRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Barnstable Patriot

    ... art program on April 21 as part of their cultural and educational trip to the island country. The island country of Cuba sits just 90 miles off the coast of Florida, but few Americans have traveled there in recent decades. That changed this week for ...

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  15. Supreme Court Justice Breyer raises questions over rules for Guantanamo imprisonmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Raw Story

    ... charge. The high court refused to hear the appeal of a Yemeni man held for 12 years at the U.S. military prison in Cuba, letting stand a lower court ruling that he could be detained simply because he was found to be "part of al-Qaeda or the Taliban ...

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  16. Cuba Travel Services Announces New Flight Service from Miami to Holguin, CubaRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Airport Business

    Cuba Travel Services , the leading authorized carrier service provider with offices in California and Florida, is now offering direct flights from Miami to Holguin , Cuba.

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

    17 hrs ago | Reuters

    Cuba and the Paris Club of wealthy creditor nations are working to resume talks over billions of dollars of official debt in a new sign the communist government is interested in rejoining the global economy.

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  18. FBI probe may stall Guantanamo trials againRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | CNN

    Federal agents are conducting a criminal investigation that could affect the trial of Khalid Sheikh Mohammed and four others accused of plotting the 2001 terrorist attacks, Justice Department lawyers told a U.S. military court Monday in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.

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  19. Business-News-Schedule at 1230 GMT / 8.30 Am EtRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... it exits the programme next month still unresolved. (PORTUGAL-BAILOUT/, moved, by Andrei Khalip, 650 words) HAVANA - Cuba and the Paris Club of wealthy creditor nations are working to resume talks over billions of dollars of outstanding official ...

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  20. Cuba home woes endure despite reformRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Buenos Aires Herald

    ... Despite reforms in recent years to address the island's housing problem, such building collapses remain common in Cuba, where decades of neglect and a dearth of new home construction have left untold thousands of islanders living in crowded ...

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