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South Florida Reacts Day Before Historic Cuban Embassy Opening

Monday marks a major step in the effort to normalize relations with the Cuban government, and South Florida is reacting to the historic change.

07/19/2015

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Cubans Facing Deportation Await Changes In US-Cuba Relations

With the United States and Cuba inching closer to fully restoring diplomatic ties, including re-opening embassies for the first time in 54 years, the future is murky for tens of thousands of Cuban immigrants who have been ordered by immigration authorities to leave the country.

07/19/2015

Pope Francis (R) talks with Cuban President Raul Castro during a private audience at the Vatican on May 10, 2015. Cuban President Raul Castro arrived at the Vatican on Sunday to thank Pope Francis for his role in brokering the rapprochement between Havana and Washington. The first South American pope played a key role in secret negotiations between the United States and Cuba that led to the surprise announcement in December that they would seek to restore diplomatic ties after more than 50 years of tensions.
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Locals React To Raul Castro And Pope Francis Meeting At Vatican

Raul Castro and Pope Francis met at the Vatican Sunday. It’s a meeting that has people talking from Cuba to South Florida.

05/10/2015

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House GOP Bill Blocks New Air Flights, Cruise Ships To Cuba

House Republicans unveiled legislation to sharply curb the Obama administration’s recent moves to ease restrictions on travel to Cuba.

04/28/2015

Cuba's President Raul Castro (L) speaks with US President Barack Obama (R) on the sidelines of the Summit of the Americas at the ATLAPA Convention center on April 11, 2015 in Panama City. AFP PHOTO/MANDEL NGAN        (Photo credit should read MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Cubans To Open Talks About US Fugitives As Ties Warm

U.S. and Cuba are set to talk about two of America’s most wanted fugitives now that Cuba has been taken off the state sponsors of terrorism list, the State Department announced Wednesday.

04/15/2015

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Florida Legislature: Obama Wrong To Change Cuba Policy

The Florida House voted Wednesday to send President Obama a message that it is against his decision to renew diplomatic relations with Cuba.

04/08/2015

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Fidel Castro Meets With Venezuelan Delegation At Havana School

In a rare public appearance, Cuban leader Fidel Castro reportedly met with 30 Venezuelans at a school in Havana this week.

04/04/2015

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Fmr. Pedro Pan Children Look To Educate Next Generation

Dozens of children and families are visiting a Miami-Dade camp that was part of the historic Pedro Pan operation involving the emigration thousands of Cuban children.

03/14/2015

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Florida Lawmakers In “Profound Disagreement” Of Obama’s Cuba Policy

The state’s Republican lawmakers want to send President Barack Obama a three-page message expressing “profound disagreement” of his effort to restore diplomatic ties with Cuba.

03/05/2015

Fidel Castro (C, in blue jacket) and his wife Dalia Soto Del Valle pose for a photograph with the so-called ''Cuban Five'' in a photo provided by Estudio Revolución. (Source: Estudio Revolución)

Fidel Castro Meets With ‘Cuban Five’ [Photos]

New pictures of former Cuban leader Fidel Castro have been released.

03/02/2015

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