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U.S. Senator Marco Rubio and Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (Source: CBS4)

Rubio, Ros-Lehtinen Criticize Opening Embassy In Cuba

Some Cuban American politicians are criticizing a historic change in relations with the island nations.

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Havana (Source: CBS)

Obama Announces U.S., Cuba Embassy Openings

In a historic change of relations between the U.S. and Cuba, President Barack Obama has announced that the two countries have agreed to open embassies in each others capitals.

58 mins ago

Costumed as a vampire, Emerson Farris paddles his S.S. Stoker, named for "Dracula" author Bram Stoker, during the Schooner Wharf Minimal Regatta Sunday, Mary 24, 2015, in Key West, Fla. (Photo by Haig Jacobs/Florida Keys News Bureau)

‘Sailors’ Pilot Plywood-And-Duct-Tape Boats In Wacky Key West Regatta

Imagine a soapbox derby race on water. Can you picture it? That’s basically what went down at a wacky Memorial Day weekend regatta in Key West on Sunday.

05/24/2015

Pope Francis (R) talks with Cuban President Raul Castro during a private audience at the Vatican on May 10, 2015. Cuban President Raul Castro arrived at the Vatican on Sunday to thank Pope Francis for his role in brokering the rapprochement between Havana and Washington. The first South American pope played a key role in secret negotiations between the United States and Cuba that led to the surprise announcement in December that they would seek to restore diplomatic ties after more than 50 years of tensions.
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Dates Set For Pope’s Visit To Cuba

The Cuban Conference of Catholic Bishops has announced that Pope Francis will visit the island nation in the fall.

05/12/2015

Pope Francis (R) talks with Cuban President Raul Castro during a private audience at the Vatican on May 10, 2015. Cuban President Raul Castro arrived at the Vatican on Sunday to thank Pope Francis for his role in brokering the rapprochement between Havana and Washington. The first South American pope played a key role in secret negotiations between the United States and Cuba that led to the surprise announcement in December that they would seek to restore diplomatic ties after more than 50 years of tensions.
 AFP PHOTO/POOL/GREGORIO BORGIA        (Photo credit should read GREGORIO BORGIA/AFP/Getty Images)

Locals React To Raul Castro And Pope Francis Meeting At Vatican

Raul Castro and Pope Francis met at the Vatican Sunday. It’s a meeting that has people talking from Cuba to South Florida.

05/10/2015

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White House: Cuba Is Being Removed From Sponsors Of Terrorism List

Cuba is being removed from a list of state sponsors of terrorism, the White House announced Tuesday, prompting backlash from a South Florida Republican and presidential candidate.

04/14/2015

Cuba's President Raul Castro (L) speaks with US President Barack Obama (R) on the sidelines of the Summit of the Americas at the ATLAPA Convention center on April 11, 2015 in Panama City. AFP PHOTO/MANDEL NGAN        (Photo credit should read MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama, Raul Castro Historic Meeting At Summit Of The Americas

President Barack Obama and Cuban Leader Raul Castro sat down and spoke at the Summit of the Americas on Saturday in what is being called a historic conversation.

04/11/2015

Pandemonium in Panama City when pro-Castro and anti-Castro groups clashed outside a hotel. (Source: La Estrella Panama)

Pro, Anti-Castro Groups Clash In Panama City

Pandemonium in Panama City when pro-Castro and anti-Castro groups clashed outside a hotel.

04/09/2015

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Florida Legislature: Obama Wrong To Change Cuba Policy

The Florida House voted Wednesday to send President Obama a message that it is against his decision to renew diplomatic relations with Cuba.

04/08/2015

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Report: State Department To Recommend Cuba’s Removal From Terrorism List

The State Department is expected to recommend Cuba be removed from the state sponsors of terrorism list, according to CNN.

04/07/2015

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