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Cuba Accuses U.S. of Sending Special Forces to Caribbean for 'Military Aggression' Against Venezuela

1 day ago   |   Newsweek

Posting on Twitter late Wednesday evening, Bruno Rodriguez lashed out at the U.S., alleging that it was sending the special forces without informing local governments.
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Take a look inside the 'Scarlet Lady,' Virgin's first adults-only cruise ship sailing to the Caribbean in 2020

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Virgin Group just launched a cruise line, Virgin Voyages , that will set sail in 2020. The first ship, " Scarlet Lady " will offer adults-only cruises to Caribbean destinations...
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Drivers, connect your Wi-Fi! iRacing a hit in NASCAR

1 day ago   |   Miami Herald

Ray Alfalla got hooked on NASCAR in the late 1990s after his family left Cuba and settled in the Miami area. He's the type of die-hard fan the sagging sport...
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Panama downs Cuba for first Caribbean Series title since 1950

Panama downs Cuba for first Caribbean Series title since 1950

4 days ago   |   Sporting News

Panama was in the tournament for the first time since 1960 and only because the event was moved from Venezuela.
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Panama Wins Country's 1st Caribbean Series Since 1950 in Victory vs. Cuba

4 days ago   |   Bleacher Report

Panama was only in the Caribbean Series because it was a secondary hosting choice, but it went ahead and won the entire thing on Sunday. According to the Associated Press (h/t...
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Camila Cabello's Grammy Performance Had a Hidden Anti-Wall Message

4 days ago   |   Time

The opening performance of the 61st Annual Grammy Awards featured a busy stage production with a robust set and dozens of dancers. So it was easy to miss the political message...
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Canada insists takes diplomats' health 'seriously' amid suit over Cuba

5 days ago   |   NBC News

“Despite knowing of the risks of Havana Syndrome early on, Canada continued to put its diplomats and their families in harms' way," says the suit filed by a group of diplomats.
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Panama to play Cuba for Caribbean Series title

Panama to play Cuba for Caribbean Series title

5 days ago   |   Saint Louis Today

PANAMA CITY - Former big leaguer Manny Corpas closed out Panama's 1-0 victory over Puerto Rico on Saturday night, setting up a championship game against Cuba in the Caribbean...
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Florida Sen. Rick Scott urges Britain's Prince Charles not to visit Cuba

6 days ago   |   NBC News

A visit to Cuba "signals your support for a ruthless dictatorship," Scott warned in a letter to the Prince of Wales.
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ICE threatens hunger striking detainees with immediate deportation

ICE threatens hunger striking detainees with immediate deportation

7 days ago   |   Think Progress

Nine of roughly a dozen asylum seekers at the El Paso Service Processing Center who are on a hunger strike have been thrown into solitary confinement and threatened with...
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Trump admits he 'didn't need to' declare national emergency but wants to get...

Trump admits he 'didn't need to' declare national emergency but wants to get the border wall 'done faster'

President Donald Trump on Friday declared a national emergency to obtain funding for a wall along the US-Mexico border. During his announcement, Trump said, "I didn't need to... Read more ...

Following lung cancer surgery, Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg...

Following lung cancer surgery, Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg back at work

The Supreme Court says Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has returned to work at the building for the first time since undergoing lung cancer surgery in late December. Read more ...

Supreme Court to decide if the Trump administration can rig the Census to...

Supreme Court to decide if the Trump administration can rig the Census to favor white people

Last month, a federal district judge held that the Trump administration repeatedly failed to comply with legally required procedures when it added a question to the 2020 Census... Read more ...

Trump expected to sign deal for border wall, plans to declare national...

Trump expected to sign deal for border wall, plans to declare national emergency for extra funding

Money in the bill for border barriers, about $1.4 billion, is far below the $5.7 billion Trump insisted he needed and would finance just a quarter of the 200-plus miles he wanted. Read more ...

$1 trillion idea? Petition calls to sell Montana to Canada

$1 trillion idea? Petition calls to sell Montana to Canada

An online petition calls for selling Montana for $1 trillion to "eliminate the national debt." Read more ...

Trump's border wall emergency declaration will likely seriously harm...

Trump's border wall emergency declaration will likely seriously harm national security

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It's a girl! Berlin zoo's baby polar bear has 1st checkup

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Berlin's Tierpark zoo says its latest baby polar bear is "a perky, strong girl." Read more ...

Trump 'too unstable to carry out duties,' Weld says while launching campaign

Trump 'too unstable to carry out duties,' Weld says while launching campaign

Former Massachusetts Gov. Bill Weld called President Donald Trump incompetent and divisive as he kicked off his presidential campaign. Read more ...