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Cuba To Sell “Expired” Condoms To Relieve Shortage

Cuba’s public health system is hoping to relieve a shortage of condoms on the island by approving the sale of more than a million prophylactics that are apparently past their expiration dates.

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Affidavit: Smuggler Threats Follow Puig From Cuba

The smugglers who helped Los Angeles Dodgers star Yasiel Puig leave Cuba on a speedboat have made death threats against him and against a Cuban boxer who says he defected with Puig, according to court documents.

04/17/2014

PHOENIX, AZ - SEPTEMBER 18: Yasiel Puig #66 of the Los Angeles Dodgers walks from the dugout to bat against the Arizona Diamondbacks during the MLB game at Chase Field on September 18, 2013 in Phoenix, Arizona.

Yasiel Puig’s Complicated Journey From Cuba To The Major Leagues

Cuban baseball defector Yasiel Puig has made news on the baseball field for the Los Angeles Dodgers, and behind the wheel of a car where he was clocked going more than one hundred miles an hour.

04/16/2014

Cuban President Raul Castro (R) shakes hands with Pope Benedict XVI after mass at Revolution Square in Havana on March 28, 2012.  (Photo credit:  JUAN BARRETO/AFP/Getty Images)

Good Friday Now An Official Holiday In Cuba

Good Friday is once again an official national holiday in Cuba.

04/16/2014

Miami High gets $55 million renovation. (Source: CBS4)

Miami Senior High School Gets $55 Million Upgrade

Former students and city leaders gathered at Miami High School Friday to see it in its new glory.

CBS Miami–04/11/2014

Supporters hold signs to call on bringing home of U.S. citizen Alan Gross who is currently being held in a Cuban prison, during a rally at the Lafayette Park outside the White House December 3, 2013 in Washington, DC. Supporters and community leaders gathered at the rally to mark the 4th anniversary of the detention of Alan Gross and called on the U.S. and Cuban governments to negotiate for his immediate release and return home. (Source: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Cuba ‘Concerned’ Over Jailed American’s Hunger Strike

The Cuban government expressed concern Wednesday over a jailed U.S. government subcontractor on hunger strike since last week.

04/10/2014

Supporters hold signs to call on bringing home of U.S. citizen Alan Gross who is currently being held in a Cuban prison, during a rally at the Lafayette Park outside the White House December 3, 2013 in Washington, DC. Supporters and community leaders gathered at the rally to mark the 4th anniversary of the detention of Alan Gross and called on the U.S. and Cuban governments to negotiate for his immediate release and return home. (Source: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

American Imprisoned In Cuba Begins Hunger Strike

An American man imprisoned in Cuba for more than four years is on a hunger strike, according to a statement released by his lawyer on Tuesday.

04/08/2014

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Number Of U.S. Visitors To Cuba Continues Rise

New numbers released Monday show the number of U.S. visitors to Cuba continues to rise despite a more than five-decade long embargo that is still in place.

04/07/2014

Alexandra Villoch named new publisher of Miami Herald Media Co. (Source: Miami Herald)

Miami Herald Names First Female President & Publisher

A historic day for CBS4’s news partners at the Miami Herald as the first female in the company’s history was announced as president and publisher.

04/07/2014

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Challenges Emerge Following “Cuban Twitter”

New challenges are likely to emerge following the revelation that a U.S. government-funded program set up a cellphone-based social network in Cuba.

04/05/2014

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