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Cuba US Relations

Poll Shows Cuban Americans Shifting On Controversial Policy

Reuters | Posted 06.17.2014 | Politics

By David Adams MIAMI, June 17 (Reuters) - A survey of Cuban Americans in Miami shows eroding support for hardline Cold War-era policie...

Here's What Obama Could Do To Repair Relations With Cuba

Reuters | Posted 04.08.2014 | Politics

By David Adams and Daniel Trotta MIAMI/HAVANA, Feb 6 (Reuters) - U.S. relations with Cuba are at their best in almost two decades, but...

Cuba - U.S. Relationship Still Years Away From 'Normal'

Fox News Latino | Posted 12.15.2013 | Latino Voices

HAVANA – The normalization of relations between Cuba and the United States could take years and will not be resolved during the presidency of Barac...

Jesse Jackson's Attempt To Improve U.S. Relations With Cuba

Reuters | Posted 11.28.2013 | Black Voices

HAVANA, Sept 27 (Reuters) - U.S. civil rights activist Jesse Jackson arrived in Cuba on Friday where he said he hoped to facilitate improved relatio...

An Improvement In Cuban-US Relations

AP | PETER ORSI | Posted 09.17.2013 | Latino Voices

HAVANA -- U.S. and Cuban representatives met in Havana on Monday for renewed talks on re-establishing direct mail service, 50 years after it was sever...

U.S. Extends Visas For Cubans

AP | Posted 07.31.2013 | Latino Voices

WASHINGTON -- The Obama administration announced Wednesday it is extending the duration of non-immigrant visas for Cuban travelers from six months to ...

U.S. And Cuba Resume Talks

AP | PAUL HAVEN and MATTHEW LEE | Posted 08.19.2013 | Latino Voices

HAVANA — The United States and Cuba have agreed to resume bilateral talks on migration issues next month, a State Department official said Wedne...

U.S. Keeps Cuba On List Of State Sponsors Of Terrorism

AP | PAUL HAVEN | Posted 07.01.2013 | World

HAVANA — A State Department spokesman said Wednesday that Washington has no plans to remove Cuba from a list of state sponsors of terrorism that...

US-Cuba Policy: Moving Forward

Jeanette Cajide | Posted 01.09.2013 | World
Jeanette Cajide

The Cuban people have been struggling for over 50 years. Enough is enough. It's time for a change. Let's continue moving forward.

Raúl Castro: "The Table Is Set for the United States"

Yoani Sanchez | Posted 09.25.2012 | World
Yoani Sanchez

This is not the first time the current Cuban president has spoken of a possible dialog with his neighbor to the north. In reality, however, the official discourse continues to feed off confrontation with the White House.

Direct Shipments To Cuba Resume

AP | Posted 07.13.2012 | Miami

HAVANA -- Direct maritime shipments from Miami to Cuba resumed Friday for the first time in half a century. The shipments include items from authoriz...

The Color of Prosperity

Yoani Sanchez | Posted 06.12.2012 | World
Yoani Sanchez

I love to stumble across these facades and see their occupants looking out from the small balconies. There is something in them, in the paint chosen to cover the walls and in the bell hanging over the door that gives me hope.

U.S. Senators Meet With Castro

AP | PAUL HAVEN | Posted 04.25.2012 | World

HAVANA (AP) — A senior U.S. senator met with imprisoned American Alan Gross and discussed the man's case in a long sit-down with Cuban President Rau...

Embargo On Cuba Turns 50

AP | PETER ORSI | Posted 04.08.2012 | World

HAVANA — When it started, American teenagers were doing "The Twist." The United States had yet to put a man into orbit around the Earth. And a f...

First Of The Cuban Five Walks Free

AP | By ANDREA RODRIGUEZ | Posted 12.14.2011 | World

HAVANA -- The first member of a Cuban spy ring to walk free from prison in the United States thanked islanders Friday for their support during his 13 ...

Political Grandstanding in US Prevents Economic Opportunity in Cuba

Rep. Mike Honda | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Rep. Mike Honda

The longer we keep Cuba listed as a state sponsor of terrorism, an allegation roundly criticized by diplomats, the more we risk the credibility of our national security regime and reputation in the region.

Obama: US "Seeks A New Beginning" With Cuba (VIDEO)

AP | VIVIAN SEQUERA and BEN FELLER | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

PORT-OF-SPAIN, Trinidad — Trading their warmest words in a half-century, the United States and Cuba built momentum toward renewed ties on Friday...

Cuban Baseball Played For The Love Of The Game (VIDEO)

WorldFocus | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Members of the Congressional Black Caucus met with Cuban President Raul Castro to discuss improving relations, amid speculation that the U.S. is rea...

Cuba Travel Ban To Be Lifted: US Senators

Los Angeles Times | William E. Gibson | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Reporting from Washington -- A bipartisan group of senators predicted Tuesday that Congress was ready to pass legislation to allow all Americans to tr...