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Protesters show up to a cafeteria in Little Havana to express discontent with the Obama Administrations' move to improve relations with Cuba following the release of Alan Gross. (Source: CBS4)

U.S. Cubans Split Over Change In U.S. Policy

News of American contractor Alan Gross’ release and the administration’s change to U.S. policy toward Cuba has swept through the streets of Little Havana.

12/17/2014

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Families Of Victims Killed By Spies Released In Cuba Deal Express Outrage

Families of the victims killed in the infamous Brothers to the Rescue shoot down are outraged Wednesday following the release of three Cuban spies convicted of their deaths.

12/17/2014

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US Wins Big With Release Of Blue Chip Spy Held In Cuba

Alan Gross wasn’t the only American returned during Wednesday’s historic prisoner swap with the Cuban government. An unidentified spy, with massive intelligence information at the highest levels of the Cuban government, was also exchanged.

12/17/2014

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US Travel Industry Carefully Eyeing Cuba Tourism

Cuba was once a haven for sun-seeking American tourists. Beautiful beaches, lively casinos and late-night dancing made it the perfect getaway, only an hour’s flight from Miami.

12/17/2014

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US Co-opted Cuba’s Hip-Hop Scene To Spark Change

Amid tensions between Cuba and the United States, a U.S. contractor sent a Serbian music promoter to help spark an anti-government movement using rap music.

12/11/2014

Poet Richard Blanco speaks at the podium at the U.S. Capitol building as Washington prepares for U.S. President Barack Obama's second inauguration on January 20, 2013 in Washington, DC. Both Obama and U.S. Vice President Joe Biden will be officially sworn in today with a public ceremony for the President taking place on January 21.  (Source: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Inaugural Poet Returns To Miami In New Memoir

In Richard Blanco’s Miami, memories linger outside coffee windows and in Cuban grocery store aisles.

11/09/2014

Cuba hosted a summit on Ebola.  (Source: CBS)

Cuba To Host Ebola Summit

The fight against Ebola has created grounds for an unlikely alliance between the U.S. and Cuba.

10/20/2014

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Protesters Pack The Streets Outside Of Buena Fe Concert

The Miami-Dade County Auditorium is packed Thursday night, but not for the typical reason.

09/18/2014

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Miami-Dade Mayor Can’t Cancel Cuban Band Concert

The show must go on according to Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez, who said the county will not cancel the upcoming concert of the controversial Cuban musical group Buena Fe.

09/17/2014

The rafters rescued by the cruise ship boarded a U.S. Coast Guard ship Friday. (Courtesy: Rob Popoff)

Sharp Increase In Cuban Rafters This Year

The number of Cubans making the dangerous journey across the Florida straits for a better life in the U.S. is up sharply this year.

08/15/2014

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