Cuban Revolution

Huber Matos (Source: Roberto Koltun/El Nuevo Herald)

Prayer Service Held For Fmr. Cuban Revolution Leader Huber Matos

Hundreds attended a visitation and prayer service Sunday for Huber Matos Benitez.

03/02/2014

Huber Matos (Source: Roberto Koltun/El Nuevo Herald)

Fmr. Cuban Revolutionary Huber Matos Benitez Dead at 95

Huber Matos Benitez, who was a key leader in the late 1950’s Cuban Revolution to overthrow Fulgencio Batista, but later became an outspoken opponent of Fidel Castro, died Thursday at the age of 95.

CBS Miami–02/27/2014

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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.

12/29/2013

HAVANA - Cuban elected first Vice-President Miguel Diaz-Canel participates in the new National Assembly meeting to choose a Council of State, at the Conventions Palace in Havana on February 24, 2013.  (Photo by: Adalberto Roque/AFP/Getty Images)

Miguel Diaz-Canel: Cuba’s Next President?

When Raul Castro accepted a five-year, and final term as Cuba’s president Sunday, he reached out to a young, obscure politician, appearing to select him as his heir-apparent.

CBS Miami–02/26/2013

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Death Claims Cuban Defense Minister

The old guard in Cuba continues to be defeated by time and age, with the latest official to fall Cuban Defense Minister Julio Casas Regueiro, who died of a heart attack Saturday at the age of 75. There was little reaction in South Florida’s exile community.

CBS4–09/03/2011

El cantante cubano Pablo Milanes. (Source: ELMER MARTINEZ/AFP/Getty Images)

Cuban Music Icon Pablo Milanes To Play In Miami

Cuban music icon Pablo Milanes is finally coming to Miami. Milanes helped found Nueva Trova, a form of political folk music that emerged following the Cuban revolution and went on to gain worldwide fame.

CBS4–06/02/2011

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