Maryland Man Imprisoned in Cuba Ends Hunger Strike An American who has been imprisoned in Cuba for more than four years after illegally setting up Internet access on the island has suspended his hunger strike after more than a week.
Maryland Man Imprisoned In Cuba For More Than 4 Years On Hunger StrikeAn American man who has been imprisoned in Cuba for more than four years is on a hunger strike, according to a statement released by his lawyer Tuesday.
Leahy: White House Creation Of 'Cuban Twitter' Program Was 'Dumb, Dumb, Dumb'The Obama administration on Thursday defended its creation of a Twitter-like Cuban communications network to undermine the communist government, declaring the secret program was "invested and debated" by Congress and wasn't a covert operation that required White House approval.
Tours Changing American Views Of Cuba, US Policy When President Barack Obama reinstated "people-to-people" travel to Cuba in 2011, the idea was that visiting Americans would act as cultural ambassadors for a U.S. constantly demonized in the island's official media.
Man Who Protested During Pope's Cuba Visit In U.S.Andres Carrion Alvarez was arrested after shouting "down with communism" during Pope Benedict's 2012 visit to Havana.
GOP Rep: Obama-Castro Handshake 'Becomes A Propaganda Coup For The Tyrant'It was the briefest of moments, just seconds, two presidents shaking hands and exchanging pleasantries amid a gaggle of world leaders together to honor the late Nelson Mandela.
'I Fear That My Government Has Abandoned Me': American Prisoner In Cuba Writes Letter To ObamaAn American man who is marking four years in prison in Cuba has written a letter to President Barack Obama asking the president to get personally involved in securing his release.
White House Pushes For Guantanamo Prisoner TransfersPresident Barack Obama is pushing to overcome obstacles to closing the Guantanamo Bay prison, an elusive goal which has frustrated him since he took office. That is setting the White House on a collision course with Congress in its bid to loosen restrictions for moving out detainees.
Cuba's Raul Castro Supports Asylum Offers For SnowdenPresident Raul Castro is expressing solidarity with the apparent willingness of Cuba's Latin American allies to take in NSA leaker Edward Snowden.
Senate Passes Immigration Reform Bill, Vote Heads To HouseThe Senate voted 68-32 Thursday to pass historic immigration bill, send measure to House.
Carney: White House 'Not Buying' Decision That Hong Kong Allowed Snowden To FleeThe White House believes that former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden is still in Moscow.
GOP Rep: Obama Administration Making 'Concession After Concession' For Castro RegimeThe United States and Cuba have agreed to resume bilateral talks on migration issues next month, a State Department official said Wednesday, the latest evidence of a thaw in chilly relations between the Cold War enemies.
Cuban Prisoner Settles Lawsuit Against Md. CompanyAn American imprisoned in Cuba has settled a lawsuit against the Maryland-based company he was working for when he was arrested.
Items From Hemingway's Cuba Home Go To JFK Library A partnership between Cuba and a private U.S. foundation is working to preserve more of writer Ernest Hemingway's papers and belongings that he left at his home near Havana when he died.
US: Guantanamo Hunger Strike On The Rise Days after a violent clash between guards and prisoners, the U.S. military says a hunger strike at Guantanamo Bay is on the rise.