Cuban Exiles To Launch Flotilla Protesting Putin A group of cuban exiles are headed out to sea Saturday in protest of Russian President Vladimir Putin's visit to Cuba.
Groups Seek Info From US About Exiles Detained In Cuba Two groups are trying to get information about Cuban Exiles detained on the communist island for an alleged terrorist plot.
Cuba Arrests Four Exiles From Miami, Accused Of Plotting Terrorist ActsCuba's Interior Ministry has announced that four Cuban exiles from Miami were arrested after they allegedly planned to carry out terrorist attacks on military installations.
Calle Ocho Serves Up Nostalgia In Little HavanaOn the neighborhood's main street, Calle Ocho, cigar shops, art galleries and souvenir stores try to recapture the nostalgia of the community's early years.
Among Cuban Exiles, An Old Toast Goes Silent It was a toast repeated yearly since the family arrived from Cuba in the 1960s. Gustavo Pérez Firmat's family uttered the toast as a wish they anxiously waited to fulfill.
Co-Founder Of Ladies In White Visits Miami A co-founder of the Cuban opposition group Ladies in White, a group of wives and mothers that formed in 2003 after the arrests of 75 government opponents, is meeting with exiles in Miami.
Full Text Of Richard Blanco's "One Today" PoemInaugural Poet, Richard Blanco, read his poem “One Today” at the ceremonial swearing-in ceremony of President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden.
Former Miamian Makes History As Obama's Inaugural PoetFormer Miami resident Richard Blanco has had his voice heard at President Barack Obama’s second inauguration as he became the first Hispanic inaugural poet. He is also the first openly gay one to read a verse at the occasion and at the age of 44, he is also the youngest.
Former Miamian Is First Latino Selected As Inauguration’s Poet In roughly two weeks, Richard Blanco will read a poem before millions worldwide at President Barack Obama's second inauguration. When he does, he will be making history three times over: as the youngest poet, who is openly gay, and a Cuban-American.
Rubio Denies Embellishing Family HistoryUnited States Senator Marco Rubio is dismissing claims that he in any way embellished his family’s history when he claimed repeatedly that his parents were Cuban exiles.
McGovern Takes Shot At Cuban Exiles In MiamiFormer presidential candidate George McGovern said Thursday that he will board a plane Friday bound for Cuba. McGovern, 88, will be visiting Fidel Castro for the first time in almost 17 years.
Fifty Years Since Bay Of PigsFifty years ago this Sunday, a group of 1,400 Cuban exiles, trained by the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency, launched the Bay of Pigs invasion.