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The director of the North America Department of Cuba's Foreign Ministry, Cuban Josefina Vidal, speaks during a press conference after taking part in the first closed-door talks between Cuba and the United State, at the Convention Palace in Havana on January 21, 2015. The United States and Cuba opened two days of historic talks in Havana on Wednesday to end decades of Cold War-era animosity and reestablish diplomatic relations. The meetings in Havana follow the historic decision by US President Barack Obama and Cuban leader Raul Castro in December to seek normal diplomatic relations.  (Courtesy: YAMIL LAGE/AFP/Getty Images)

Wet Foot Dry Foot Policy May Be On The Table During Cuba Talks

The highest ranking official of the U.S. delegation to visit Cuba in decade sat directly across a table from Cuba’s delegation in Havana on Wednesday.

01/21/2015

A Cuban gives the thumbs up from his balcony decorated with the US and Cuban flags  in Havana, on January 16, 2015.   (Photo credit YAMIL LAGE/AFP/Getty Images)

High Level U.S. Delegation In Havana For 2 Days Of Talks

The highest ranking U.S. delegation to visit Cuba in 35 years has arrived Havana for two days of negotiations.

01/21/2015

(Source: AP)

Cuba Lowers Expectations On Eve Of High-Level Talks With US

Hours before the arrival of the highest-level U.S. delegation to Cuba in decades on Tuesday, a senior Cuban official said restoring diplomatic ties with the U.S. wont immediately lead to a full relationship with the island nation.

01/20/2015

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Passengers Bring Cigars, Alcohol Under New Cuba Travel Policy

As Friday marked the start of eased travel restrictions between the United State and Cuba, the biggest difference was seen in the international arrivals area, where passengers carried alcohol and tobacco products brought over from the communist island.

01/16/2015

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Cuba Protests Planned In Miami, But Turnout Unclear

Cuban-American groups have called for others to join in their protest Saturday against President Barack Obama’s plan to normalize relations with Cuba.

12/20/2014

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President Obama Announces Major Changes In US/Cuba Policy

Following the release of American Alan Gross from Cuban prison, President Barack Obama made historic changes to US-Cuban policy after becoming the first president since the Eisenhower administration to speak directly to a Cuban leader.

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

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Cuban Singer “Salsa Doctor” To Perform In Miami

A Cuban singer who lived in the U.S. for several years after being banned from Cuban airwaves is back in Miami for a performance in Little Havana.

10/24/2014

(Source: CBS4)

Cuba Cracking Down On Goods In Flyers’ Luggage

The number of items people can bring into Cuba from the U.S. is about to change.

08/31/2014

William Potts leaving Havana on Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2013. (Source: CBS4)

Homesick Hijacker Appeals 20-year US Prison Sentence

An American who hijacked a jetliner to Cuba in 1984, is appealing his 20-year prison sentence after he plead guilty to U.S. kidnapping charges.

07/24/2014

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