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Cuba: Investing in the New Frontier

Josh Lockman | Posted 08.18.2015 | World
Josh Lockman

What doors to Cuba were really positioning to open to the international business community? Before our trip, we spoke to a range of legal and policy experts, who had varying opinions on almost everything. They did all agree on one thing: The future of Cuba is still largely unknown.

Obama Seeks To Re-Engage With Latin America At Summit

AP | PETER ORSI and JOSHUA GOODMAN | Posted 06.11.2015 | World

PANAMA CITY (AP) — Climate change. Peace in Colombia. Argentina's longstanding claim of sovereignty over the Falkland Islands. Heads of state repre...

Cuba, U.S. Renew Talks On Restoring Diplomatic Ties

Reuters | Posted 05.16.2015 | Politics

By Daniel Trotta HAVANA, March 16 (Reuters) - Cuba and the United States meet for talks on restoring diplomatic relations on Monday, s...

New U.S.-Cuba Trade And Travel Rules To Take Effect Friday

AP | Posted 01.16.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration says new rules to significantly loosen the U.S. trade embargo against Cuba and open up the communist isla...

New Year's Resolution -- Let Colleges Lead the Way to a New Normal in Cuba

Dr. Alan Kadish | Posted 03.07.2015 | College
Dr. Alan Kadish

President Barack Obama's unexpected decision for the United States to "normalize" relations with Cuba provides an opportunity for universities to create a bridge of education and understanding between the two countries located just 90 miles apart.

Cuba Announcement 'A Truly Historic Moment'

The Huffington Post | Eline Gordts | Posted 12.21.2014 | World

Every week, The WorldPost asks an expert to shed light on a topic driving headlines around the world. Today, we look at the future of U.S.-Cuba relati...

Sabrina Siddiqui

Obama Defends Historic Deal With Cuba | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 12.19.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama on Friday defended his historic deal with Cuba and hit back at critics who said the decision overlooked the Castr...

10 Parts Of Cuba We Cannot WAIT To See

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 12.18.2014 | Travel

Cuba is a place unlike any other -- there aren't many places where you'll find old plantations, lush valleys, rich history and literary relics, all wi...

Presidents, Popes And Spies: How The Cuba Deal Came Together

The New York Times | Posted 12.18.2014 | Politics

The deal that freed an American jailed in Cuba and ended 53 years of diplomatic estrangement between the United States and Cuba was blessed at the hig...

Mandy Fridmann

Miami's Cubans Express Sharply Divided Opinions About Obama's Announcement | Mandy Fridmann | Posted 12.18.2014 | Latino Voices

President Barack Obama's announcement Wednesday that the United States would drastically shift its policy toward Cuba for the first time in more than ...

These Photos From Cuba Show What American Tourists Have Been Missing

The Huffington Post | Nick Robins-Early | Posted 01.04.2015 | World

As U.S. and Cuban governments announced a renewal of diplomatic relations on Wednesday, many in America may have already started dreaming of a trip to...

Raul Castro Welcomes Renewal Of Relations With U.S.

AP | Posted 12.18.2014 | Latino Voices

HAVANA (AP) — Cuban President Raul Castro says he welcomes the restoration of relations with the United States. In a nationally broadcast speech,...

U.S. And Cuba Start New Round Of Migration Talks

AP | PETER ORSI | Posted 01.23.2014 | Latino Voices

HAVANA (AP) — Cuban and U.S. representatives are set to meet in Havana for a new round of restarted migration talks on Thursday, a signal of the lon...

U.S. And Cuba Discuss Migration Issues

AP | DEB RIECHMANN | Posted 07.18.2013 | Latino Voices

WASHINGTON -- Migration issues headlined talks on Wednesday between the U.S. and Cuba, yet long-standing disputes threaten efforts to thaw relations b...

U.S. Reaches Gold Cup Quarters

Posted 07.13.2013 | Sports

By Mike Slane, The United States recovered from an early first-half deficit to coast to a 4-1 victory over Cuba at Rio Tinto Stadium in th...

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...

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...

The Cases of Alan Gross and the Cuban Five

Salim Lamrani | Posted 04.03.2012 | Politics
Salim Lamrani

The way may be opening for increased U.S.-Cuban ties. The United States has removed all restrictions on Cuban-American travel from the U.S. to Cuba and all limitations on Cuban-American remittances to families on the island.

Cuba Prepares For U.S. Invasion With 3 Days Of Intense Military Exercises

AP | PAUL HAVEN | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

HAVANA — Cuba's armed forces launched three days of intense military exercises across the island Thursday, a mobilization that state-controlled ...

US-Cuba Talks May Resume Soon

McClatchy | Lesley Clark | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The Obama administration is working with Havana to finalize dates to resume long-suspended discussions between the two countries, as Cuban officials s...

US-Cuba Immigration Talks To Resume: Official

AP | MATTHEW LEE | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

WASHINGTON — Cuba has agreed to resume talks with the Obama administration on legal immigration of Cubans to the United States and direct mail s...