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Priest Says Too Soon To Tell Pope’s Impact On CubaOne of Pope Francis’ main objectives when he visited Cuba was to create more space for the Catholic Church on the communist island country. Did he do it? One local priest says it is too soon to tell.
Some Cubans Think The Pope Should Speak Louder About Human RightsAt least twice on Monday the Pope discretely called attention to religious persecution in Cuba.
Pope Francis Speaks Of The Future To Youth In CubaAs Pope Francis wraps up his last full day in Cuba, it seems his trip is serving as yet another reminder of what is possible, as Cubs tries to open itself up to the rest of the world after decades of isolation.
Pope Francis Meets Fidel Castro After Morning MassPope Francis briefly met with former Cuban leader Fidel Castro on Sunday morning, a Vatican spokesman confirmed.
Treasury Department Detail Changes Between The US-Cuba RelationsThe White House released a picture Friday of President Obama on the phone with Cuban leader Raul Castro.
Cubans Ready To Welcome Influx Of American VisitorsPreparations are underway at the U.S. Embassy in Havana for Friday's ceremonial raising of the American flag.
Cuban Dissidents Not Invited To Embassy Flag RaisingDissidents in Cuba have not been invited to attend Friday's historic flag-raising by Secretary of State John Kerry at the U.S. Embassy in Havana.
South Florida Reacts Day Before Historic Cuban Embassy OpeningMonday marks a major step in the effort to normalize relations with the Cuban government, and South Florida is reacting to the historic change.
Cubans Facing Deportation Await Changes In US-Cuba RelationsWith 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.
Locals React To Raul Castro And Pope Francis Meeting At VaticanRaul Castro and Pope Francis met at the Vatican Sunday. It's a meeting that has people talking from Cuba to South Florida.
House GOP Bill Blocks New Air Flights, Cruise Ships To CubaHouse Republicans unveiled legislation to sharply curb the Obama administration’s recent moves to ease restrictions on travel to Cuba.
Cubans To Open Talks About US Fugitives As Ties WarmU.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.