US: Cuba Completes Release Of 53 Political PrisonersAs part of December’s history-making deal between the United States and Cuba, 53 political prisoners were released, the Obama administration said Monday.
Leaving Cuba: A Father And Son Risk Lives At SeaIt was hot and dark and mosquitoes bit at his skin as 23-year-old Jose Fuente Lastre boarded a raft with eight other men, intent on fleeing Cuba.
Policy Change Splits Cubans, No Treaty At Café VersaillesA day following President Barack Obama’s Cuba history-making policy change, people from around the world--of different opinions--gathered again at Café Versailles in Little Havana.
Fidel Castro Hands Power To Brother 8 Years Ago TodayOn this day exactly eight years ago, Fidel Castro handed power of the communist island over to his brother Raul Castro.
Crist Takes Heat For Planning Trip To CubaDuring a gubernatorial campaign in 2006, then Republican candidate Charlie Crist criticized his opponent Democrat Jim Davis for traveling to Cuba on a fact finding trip.
Number Of U.S. Visitors To Cuba Continues RiseNew numbers released Monday show the number of U.S. visitors to Cuba continues to rise despite a more than five-decade long embargo that is still in place.
Crist: Ending Cuban Embargo “The Right Thing”Appearing Friday night on the HBO program Real Time with Bill Maher, Charlie Crist reversed his long held position in support of Cuban embargo, saying he now believed the embargo should be lifted.
Charlie Crist Calls For End To US Embargo On CubaCharlie Crist, the Democratic gubernatorial candidate, is calling for an end to the U.S. embargo on Cuba.
Wednesday Marks 55 Years Of Castro's Rule In CubaWhile January 1 is a day of celebration for many, for exiled Cubans, it’s a somber anniversary of the communist revolution on the Caribbean island.
Wasserman Schultz Says Cuban Embargo Should RemainFlorida Congresswoman, and Democratic National Committee chairwoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz told a South Florida crowd on Friday the economic embargo on Cuba should remain in place.
Cuba Travel, Money Restrictions Dropped From Fed Budget BillIf you travel to Cuba to visit family, or send money to support relatives, you may be able to rest easy. A plan by a South Florida congressman to restrict interaction with people on the island, restoring restrictions to those imposed in the Bush administration, was cut from a $1 trillion US Budget bill.