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Internet service now available on cell phones in Cuba

1 day ago   |   ABC

Accessing the internet on our cell phones is as normal as breathing air for most of us, but in Cuba that luxury is just two-days-old!
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When I Said NC Wasn't a Democracy, People Called Me Crazy

2 days ago   |   Politico

In December 2016, I wrote a column for the Raleigh News & Observer stating that North Carolina could no longer be classified as a democracy. It went viral and global. Much...
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How a couple aboard a cruise ship got stranded in Cuba

How a couple aboard a cruise ship got stranded in Cuba

3 days ago   |   New York Post

After a day exploring Cuba's vibrant capital Havana, Kevin Rohrer and his girlfriend returned to the dock to reboard their cruise ship and continue their four-night journey...
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Minnesota Orchestra conductor to step down in 2022

4 days ago   |   National Post

MINNEAPOLIS - Minnesota Orchestra Music Director Osmo Vanska plans to step down when his contract ends in 2022. Vanska made the announcement at the orchestra board's annual...
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Cubacuentapropista

4 days ago   |   Miami Herald

As his partner works on a customer's fade haircut, barber Ahmed Raul Pérez pauses to discuss his apprehensions about the new rules for Cuba's private sector that go into effect...
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Cuba modifies some regulations unpopular with private sector

4 days ago   |   ABC News   |   2 articles

Cuba's government has modified a series of measures unpopular with country's private sector, including lifting restrictions on the number of business permits a person can have...
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Cuba modifies some regulations unpopular with private sector

4 days ago   |   Miami Herald   |   2 articles

Cuba's government has modified a series of measures unpopular with the country's private sector, including lifting restrictions on the number of business permits a person can...
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AP Exclusive: Cuba softens new law on artistic expression

5 days ago   |   ABC News

Cuba is softening the impact of a heavily criticized new law that would have given government inspectors power to shut down any exhibition or performance deemed to violate the...
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Cuba Extends Internet To Mobile Phones, Promising New Access

Cuba Extends Internet To Mobile Phones, Promising New Access

5 days ago   |   NPR

It was only 10 years ago that the Castro government lifted its ban that prohibited regular citizens from buying computers. Today, phones are a key method of accessing the...
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Cuba to roll out mobile internet services for the first time

5 days ago   |   Al Jazeera

Cuba, one of the least-connected countries in the world, rolls out services but many users won't be able to afford it.
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