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5 min ago | BroadwayWorld.com

The Pedrito Martinez Group to Perform Free Concert at Miller Outdoor Theatre, 5/3

The Pedrito Martinez Group featuring Ariacne Trujillo will take the stage at Miller Outdoor Theatre for FREE concert, Saturday, May 3, at sundown, presented by Society for the Performing Arts.

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4 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

BWW Review: Loyalties Tested in Becoming Cuba at Huntington Theatre Company

Written by Melinda Lopez , Directed by M. Bevin O'Gara; Scenic Design, Cameron Anderson ; Costume Design, Andrea Hood ; Lighting Design, Yi Zhao; Sound Design & Composition, Arshan Gailus; Production Stage Manager, Carola Morrone LaCoste; Stage Manager, Candice D. Mongellow Performances through May 3 by Huntington Theatre Company at Calderwood ... (more)

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8 hrs ago | Switched

Yes, White American 'Girls Next Door' Can Be Sold Into Sex Trafficking, Too

Jasmine Marino-Fiandaca, a self-described "girl next door," is challenging stereotypes regarding sex slavery victims in hopes of raising awareness about the dehumanizing industry that changed the trajectory of her life when she was just 19 years old.

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Related Topix: Hartford, CT, World News, Algeria, Africa, Central African Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo,

Tue Apr 15, 2014

National Public Radio

Cuban Doctors In Eye Of Venezuelan Hurricane

When Judith Faraiz's son was near death after a severe motorcycle accident, she put his life in the hands of God and Cuban doctors.

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Related Topix: World News, Central America, South America, Venezuela, Fidel Castro

Babalu Blog

Reports from Cuba: The Revolution's Pensioners

HAVANA, Cuba. Jose Manuel Rosado, 74 years of age, from Havana del Este, stands in line at four in the morning to be among the first to "fill up his checkbook."

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Related Topix: World News, Life, Food, Medicine, Nutrition, US News, Conservative Political News

ABC News

FBI Leak Probe Shuts Down 9/11 Case at Guantanamo

An apparent FBI investigation has at least temporarily shut down the effort to try five Guantanamo Bay prisoners by military commission for the Sept.

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Related Topix: US Military Prisons, World News, Guantanamo Bay Detention Camp, Prison

Newsday

Cubans hungry for online revolution

It's a month since Cuba's government started permitting people to have email on their mobile phones but the queues to sign up for the service are still enormous.

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Related Topix: World News, Central America

Rice Lake Online

Cumberland woman finds Cuba colorful, diverse

Ruth Erickson Chronotype staff Cities with red-tiled roofs, cobblestone streets, bright-colored building facades, wrought iron gates, donkey carts and pedicabs, and countrysides of sugarcane and cacao plantations, mountains, rainforests and coastlines.

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Related Topix: World News, Central America, Cuba Travel, Travel, Caribbean Travel, Blum, TX,

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Hemmings Auto Blogs

"Havana Motor Club" tells the story of racing's (official) return to Cuba

Cubans have a passion for automobiles and motorsports that has been largely dormant since the Cuban Revolution of 1959.

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Related Topix: Central America, World News, Fidel Castro

Babalu Blog

Reports from Cuba: Driving in reverse

Clearly, the new Foreign Investment Law "approved" by the usual parliamentary unanimity last March 29, 2014, has been the talk of the town on the topic of "Cuba", for the Island's official as well as for the independent and foreign press.

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Related Topix: Central America, World News, Conservative Political News, US News

WTAQ-AM Green Bay

Guantanamo defense lawyers tell judge they are bei...

Defense lawyers for five men accused of conspiring in the September 11, 2001, attacks asked a judge to halt a pretrial hearing in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, on Monday over concerns that FBI agents are investigating them.

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Related Topix: US Military Prisons, Guantanamo Bay Detention Camp, Prison, World News,

The Huffington Post

The Media Is Still Dancing Around The Word 'Torture'

A protestor wears an orange detainee jumpsuit and a black hood while holding a banner calling for the closing of the US detention center at Guantanamo naval base in Cuba in front of the White House in Washington on January 11, 2014 to mark the 12th anniversary of the arrival of the first detainees at the controversial jail.

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Related Topix: US Military Prisons, World News, Guantanamo Bay Detention Camp, Prison, US News

Sun Apr 13, 2014

CBS 47

Drummer appalled Chili Peppers' music used at Guantanamo

First Alert Weather Alert: Flood Warning expires at 8:00 PM on 4/15, issued at 10:03 PM Fort White, FL First Alert Weather Alert: Flood Warning expires at 10:12 AM on 4/15, issued at 10:12 AM Hoboken, GA A Public Affairs Officer escorts media through the currently closed Camp X-Ray which was the first detention facility to hold 'enemy combatants' ... (more)

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Related Topix: Guantanamo Bay Detention Camp, Prison, US Military Prisons, World News, Fort White, FL, US News, Camp Delta, Guantanamo Bay, US Navy, US Military, Entertainment

Wall Street Journal

Recasting 'Major League' 25 Years Later

Twenty-five years ago this month, the movie "Major League" made its premiere in theaters, becoming a box-office hit and one of the most celebrated sports movies of all time.

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Related Topix: Sport Movies, Comedy Movies, Major League, Wesley Snipes, Celebrities, World News

KSWO

Window opens on secret camp within Guantanamo

Attorney James Connell has visited his client inside the secret Guantanamo prison complex known as Camp 7 only once, taken in a van with covered windows on a circuitous trek to disguise the route on the scrub brush-and-cactus covered military base.

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Related Topix: US Military Prisons, World News, Guantanamo Bay Detention Camp, Prison

ABC News

Window Opens on Secret Camp Within Guantanamo

Attorney James Connell has visited his client inside the secret Guantanamo prison complex known as Camp 7 only once, taken in a van with covered windows on a circuitous trek to disguise the route on the scrub brush-and-cactus covered military base.

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Related Topix: US Military Prisons, World News, Guantanamo Bay Detention Camp, Prison

Switched

Every Dance Move From A To Z Showcased In One Ridiculously Insane Video

In this incredible video, a group of highly talented dancers demonstrates every dance style from A to Z on the rooftops of Los Angeles buildings.

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Related Topix: Arts, Dance, Ballet, Recreational Vehicle, Monaco, France, Europe, World News, Australia, Oceania

Jamaica Observer

Why Norman Girvan matters

The death of Professor Norman Girvan, one of the Caribbean's most acclaimed public intellectuals, has left a huge void in the public square of debate and ideas about realisng our human, social and economic potential at a time when the region is going through its worst development crisis in a long time.

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Related Topix: United Kingdom, World News, Strathclyde County, Scotland, Central America

Sat Apr 12, 2014

The Miami Herald

Cat-and-mouse secrecy game plays out daily in Cuba

UM quarterback Kevin Olsen completed 7 of 21 passes for 61 yards with an interception during the Hurricanes' spring game Saturday.

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Related Topix: World News, Central America, Activism

Houston Chronicle

French minister in Cuba as Europe seeks opening

Cuba's Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez, right, and France's Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius shake hands toward photographers prior to their meeting at the Foreign Ministry in Havana, Cuba, Saturday, April 12, 2014.

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Related Topix: World News

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