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Alan Gross Speaks Out After Release From Cuban Prison

American Alan Gross is back in the U.S. after his release Wednesday morning from a Cuban jail.

12/17/2014

Protesters show up to a cafeteria in Little Havana to express discontent with the Obama Administrations' move to improve relations with Cuba following the release of Alan Gross. (Source: CBS4)

U.S. Cubans Split Over Change In U.S. Policy

News of American contractor Alan Gross’ release and the administration’s change to U.S. policy toward Cuba has swept through the streets of Little Havana.

12/17/2014

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US Wins Big With Release Of Blue Chip Spy Held In Cuba

Alan Gross wasn’t the only American returned during Wednesday’s historic prisoner swap with the Cuban government. An unidentified spy, with massive intelligence information at the highest levels of the Cuban government, was also exchanged.

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

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)

Alan Gross Marks Fifth Year In Cuban Prison

The family of Alan Gross has marked his fifth year of imprisonment in Cuba.

12/03/2014

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U.S. Sent Latin Youths To Cuba To Push For Change

The U.S. Agency for International Development reportedly sent youth from several Latin American countries to Cuba to push for political change.

08/04/2014

Source: CBS4) Alan Phillip Gross

Alan Gross, Imprisoned In Cuba, Says Goodbye To Family

A lawyer for Alan Gross, an American who has spent more than four years imprisoned in Cuba, said Monday that his client cannot take life in prison much longer and has said his goodbyes to his wife and a daughter.

08/04/2014

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

Source: CBS4) Alan Phillip Gross

Alan Gross Ends Hunger Strike

Alan Gross, an American who has been imprisoned in Cuba for more than four years, has called off his hunger strike.

04/13/2014

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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