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4 hrs ago | The Miami Herald
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8 hrs ago | DFW Catholic
Havana, Cuba, Sep 16, 2014 / 03:40 pm .- The Church in Cuba recently unveiled its pastoral plan for 2014-2020, which will encourage the faithful to engage in evangelization and respond to the call of Pope Francis. Entitled "On the Road to Emmaus," the plan offers a three-part reflection on the social and political reality and on the Church in the country.
11 hrs ago | Newsday
It all started when my family, especially my sister, wanted a dog. My dad found this one breed, the Havanese.
13 hrs ago | USA Today
I spent some time last week at a fascinating symposium commemorating the 20th anniversary of the Cuban rafter crisis that brought 30,000 desperate migrants to America's shores. Held at my alma mater, Voices: Different migrants treated differently MIAMI -- I spent some time last week at a fascinating symposium commemorating the 20th anniversary of the Cuban rafter crisis that brought 30,000 desperate migrants to America's shores.
17 hrs ago | AlertNet
A Guantanamo Bay military judge overseeing the trial of an accused al Qaeda leader heard arguments on Monday on what information can be released during his upcoming trial without jeopardizing national security. The Iraqi suspect, Abd al Hadi al Iraqi, is accused of being a senior al Qaeda commander who conspired to bomb Western forces in Afghanistan and of killing civilians and U.S. soldiers.
The Jersey Devil feature film starring Edvin Ortega will premiere Wednesday, September 24th at the historic Loew's Landmark Theater in Jersey City. Red Carpet event starts at 7pm and The Jersey Devil at 8pm.
A US naval medic holds liquid food supplement force fed to hunger strikers at the US Naval Base in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba A Navy nurse who refused to force feed hunger-striking Guantanamo detainees over the summer, once threatened with court-martial, could now lose his career. The nurse, a Navy lieutenant who has never been publicly identified, refused to force feed hunger strikers shortly before July 4 at Cuba's Guantanamo Bay prison complex.
Statement from Ann Wright for the September 13, 2014 Conference in Washington, DC on the Imprisonment of the Cuban Five I thank the International Committee for the Freedom of the Cuban Five for the opportunity to speak on the injustices of the law enforcement, judicial system and media of the United States concerning the pre-trial incarceration, trial, sentencing and the appeals process of the Cuban Five . I am a 29-year veteran of the U.S. Army and retired as a Colonel.
GUYS & DOLLS HIGH STREET ARTS CENTER 8/22-9/21/2014 Set in Damon Runyon 's mythical New York City, this oddball romantic comedy - considered by many to be the perfect musical comedy - soars with the spirit of Broadway as it introduces us to a cast of vivid characters who have become legends in the canon: Sarah Brown , the upright but uptight "mission doll," out to reform the evildoers of Time Square; Sky Masterson, the slick, high-rolling gambler who woos her on a bet and ends up falling in love; Adelaide, the chronically ill nightclub performer whose condition is brought on by the fact she's been engaged to the same man for 14 years; and Nathan Detroit, her devoted fiance, desperate as always to find a spot for his infamous floating crap game.Everything works out in the end, thanks to the machinations of Abe Burrows and Jo Swerling 's hilarious, fast-paced book and Frank Loesser 's ... (more)
Once again, the images are from Guanabacoa, formerly a middle class neighborhood in Havana, now just another Cuban sinkhole of destitution and despair. He has been living in this 9' x 9' shack for 19 years.
Cuba's pledge to deploy a 165-strong army of doctors and nurses to help fight the Ebola outbreak is the latest example of the Communist country's decades-old tradition of 'medical diplomacy'. HAVANA: Cuba's pledge to deploy a 165-strong army of doctors and nurses to help fight the Ebola outbreak is the latest example of the Communist country's decades-old tradition of "medical diplomacy."
The communist island nation of Cuba is sending 165 healthcare workers to West Africa to help fight Ebola, said to be the biggest commitment of personnel from any one country against the current outbreak. Mana Rabiee reports.
A crane lowered the only cannon remaining from the USS Maine into place in Portland's Fort Allen Park on Friday after the cannon underwent restoration. The battleship sunk in Havana harbor in Cuba in 1898.
Northminster Church celebrates 25th anniversary On Sunday Northminster Church of Monroe will have a special service marking 25 years. Check out this story on thenewsstar.com: http://tnsne.ws/1tJnI0s Northminster Church's 25th anniversary committee includes, from left, Bobbye Legan, Jackie Yeldell, Craig Henry, Susan Curry and D.H. Clark.
Alicia Garcia vividly recalls her rescue at sea 20 years ago during a mass exodus from Cuba, a dramatic event that changed the lives of hundreds of thousands of people and reshaped relations between the communist-run island and the United States. "We didn't think we'd make it.
Updated: Tue Sep 16, 2014 07:23 pm
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