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Pope Francis Begins First Full Day In CubaPope Francis opens his first full day in Cuba on Sunday with what normally would be the culminating highlight of a papal visit: Mass before hundreds of thousands of people in Havana's evocative Revolution Plaza.
Pope Francis' 10-Day Trip To Cuba, US UnderwayPope Francis begins a 10-day trip to Cuba and the United States on Saturday, embarking on his first trip to the onetime Cold War foes after helping to nudge forward their historic rapprochement. He will be offering a show of solidarity with Cubans and making clear that Hispanics in the United States are the bedrock of the American church.
In TV Message, Pope Tells Cubans That Jesus Loves ThemPope Francis delivered an unprecedented televised message to the Cuban people ahead of a four-day trip to the island, telling them on state television Thursday night that Jesus "never abandons us" and he "loves you very much."
Cuba’s Foreign Minister Says Preps Underway For Pope’s Historic VisitPreparations are underway for the pope's visit to Cuba this weekend and the island's foreign minister said the country can't wait for Francis' historic journey.
Cuba-US Detente Upends Life For Cuban DissidentsPresident Barack Obama told the world this month that engaging Cuba is the best way to strengthen people pushing for greater freedom on the island.
A Recap Of The Presidential Visit To Miami Air Force left the Miami International Airport runway a little more than a day after it landed Friday.
Gloria Estefan To Attend Cuban Independence Day Event Berta Soler, leader of the Cuban dissident group Ladies in White, will join Miami’s own Gloria Estefan at a Miami event to commemorate Cuba's Independence Day.
Frequent Cuban Hunger Striker Comes To MiamiWith Cuban Independence Day just around the corner, a frequent Cuban hunger strike traveled to Miami for the holiday.
Co-Founder Of Ladies In White Visits Miami A co-founder of the Cuban opposition group Ladies in White, a group of wives and mothers that formed in 2003 after the arrests of 75 government opponents, is meeting with exiles in Miami.
Miami Mass Held For Cuban Founder Of Ladies In WhiteA mass will be held in Miami for Laura Pollan, the founder of Cuba's Ladies In White. Pollan died Friday after she was hospitalized on Oct. 7 for acute respiratory problems.
Founder Of Cuba's Ladies In White Dead At 63Laura Pollan, the founder of Cuba's "Ladies In White" has died, according to Cuban dissidents Elizardo Sanchez. She was 63.
Exile Group Planning Fireworks Off Of Cuban CoastCuban residents are in for quite a show if a small, Miami-based Cuban exile group pulls off a planned fireworks show in an effort to draw attention to the island’s dissident community.