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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

Chinese President visits Fidel Castro in Cuba (Source: Cuban TV)

Chinese President Visits Fidel Castro In Cuba

New pictures have been released of former Cuban leader Fidel Castro’s meeting with the Chinese President.

07/23/2014

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

American Who Hijacked Jet To Cuba Gets 20 Years

An American who returned from Cuba decades after hijacking a jetliner to the island, was sentenced to 20 years in U.S. prison on Thursday.

07/17/2014

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Cuban Exiles To Launch Flotilla Protesting Putin

A group of cuban exiles are headed out to sea Saturday in protest of Russian President Vladimir Putin’s visit to Cuba.

07/12/2014

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Paltry Car Sales Seen As Sign of Cuba’s Priorities

Cuban’s wanting to buy a car will have to pay a hefty price leaving many out of the new policy change which was meant to allow any Cuban to buy a car without a special permit.

07/11/2014

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Influx Of Children To South Florida Likened To Pedro Pan Movement

Lawmakers are being asked to take a closer look at why children are arriving in South Florida and all over the United States before considering their immigration status.

07/10/2014

Supporters hold signs to call on bringing home of U.S. citizen Alan Gross who is currently being held in a Cuban prison, during a rally at the Lafayette Park outside the White House December 3, 2013 in Washington, DC. Supporters and community leaders gathered at the rally to mark the 4th anniversary of the detention of Alan Gross and called on the U.S. and Cuban governments to negotiate for his immediate release and return home. (Source: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Wife Worried Suicide May Be Option For Imprisoned U.S. Contractor

The wife of imprisoned U.S. contractor Alan Gross is calling for his freedom in Cuba and she’s worried he may do something drastic.

06/25/2014

William Potts Jr., an American accused of hijacking a Florida-bound flight and diverting it to Cuba in 1984, arrives at F.B.I. headquarters after arriving on a flight at Miami International Airport on November 6, 2013 in Miami, Florida. Potts, according to an indictment, is being charged with air piracy by threatening to blow up Piedmont Airlines flight No. 337 on which he was a passenger going from New York City to Miami on March 27, 1984, if the pilot did not divert the jet to Havana, Cuba. (Source:  Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

American To Plead Guilty In ’84 Cuba Jet Hijacking

An American who returned from Cuba decades after allegedly hijacking a jetliner coming to Miami is set to plead to a kidnapping charge on Thursday.

05/01/2014

Supporters hold signs to call on bringing home of U.S. citizen Alan Gross who is currently being held in a Cuban prison, during a rally at the Lafayette Park outside the White House December 3, 2013 in Washington, DC. Supporters and community leaders gathered at the rally to mark the 4th anniversary of the detention of Alan Gross and called on the U.S. and Cuban governments to negotiate for his immediate release and return home. (Source: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Cuba ‘Concerned’ Over Jailed American’s Hunger Strike

The Cuban government expressed concern Wednesday over a jailed U.S. government subcontractor on hunger strike since last week.

04/10/2014

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Art Stolen From Cuban Museum Turns Up In Miami

Artwork that went missing from a Cuban museum about a week ago have surfaced across the Florida Straits in Miami.

02/28/2014

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