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FIU Professor Tapped To Help With Ebola Outbreak

A professor of infectious diseases at Florida International University College of Medicine has been told she will likely to go to West Africa to aid in the fight against the deadliest Ebola outbreak in history.

08/03/2014

Cuban former President Fidel Castro gives a speech, on September 03, 2010, at Havana's University. Castro talked to the students about the possibility of a nuclear war. (Source: Adalberto Roque/ Getty Images)

Fidel Castro Hands Power To Brother 8 Years Ago Today

On this day exactly eight years ago, Fidel Castro handed power of the communist island over to his brother Raul Castro.

07/31/2014

Melissa Acosta (Source: CBS4)

Woman Detained In Cuba Now Back In South Florida

Melissa Acosta, 20, is home after a month in Cuba and being detained in a jail overnight. The family held a press conference Tuesday to let everyone know she’s home, she’s safe and she is not charged with anything.

07/29/2014

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Cuban Ballet Master Gives Classes In U.S.

A teacher with the National Ballet School of Cuba credited with launching the careers of some of the island’s most famous dancers is giving classes in Florida.

07/27/2014

William Potts leaving Havana on Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2013. (Source: CBS4)

Homesick Hijacker Appeals 20-year US Prison Sentence

An American who hijacked a jetliner to Cuba in 1984, is appealing his 20-year prison sentence after he plead guilty to U.S. kidnapping charges.

07/24/2014

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Elderly Woman Robbed During Home Invasion

Hollywood Police said they are looking for three men involved in a home invasion robbery that targeted an elderly victim.

07/23/2014

Sandra Santiesteban (Courtesy: Miami-dade Police)

Police: Woman Found In Car Died Of Blunt Trauma

Miami-Dade Police said Wednesday a woman found dead in a car in Opa Locka earlier this month was savagely beaten to death.

07/23/2014

Chinese President visits Fidel Castro in Cuba (Source: Cuban TV)

Chinese President Visits Fidel Castro In Cuba

New pictures have been released of former Cuban leader Fidel Castro’s meeting with the Chinese President.

07/23/2014

(Courtesy: Hialeah Police Department)

78-Year Old Man Accused Of Killing Sister-In-Law

Hialeah Police arrested a man accused of shooting his 80-year old sister-in-law on Friday morning.

07/19/2014

William Potts leaving Havana on Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2013. (Source: CBS4)

American Who Hijacked Jet To Cuba Gets 20 Years

An American who returned from Cuba decades after hijacking a jetliner to the island, was sentenced to 20 years in U.S. prison on Thursday.

07/17/2014

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