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Castro's death reminds aging Cuba of generation gap

02 Dec 2016

SANTA CLARA/HAVANA Fidel Castro's death has highlighted a yawning generational gap between older Cubans who remember grim poverty before his 1959 revolution, and youngsters who appreciate free health care and education but fear the 21st century is leaving them behind.

Fidel gone and Trump looming, Cuban businesses count on more reforms

29 Nov 2016

HAVANA While mourning Fidel Castro's death in the breezy salon of her elegant private restaurant in Havana, Niuris Higueras also hopes the reforms that allowed her business to flourish will deepen, and survive any friction with U.S. President-elect Donald Trump.

Fidel gone and Trump looming, Cuban businesses count on more reforms

29 Nov 2016

HAVANA While mourning Fidel Castro's death in the breezy salon of her elegant private restaurant in Havana, Niuris Higueras also hopes the reforms that allowed her business to flourish will deepen, and survive any friction with U.S. President-elect Donald Trump.

With a cry of 'Viva Fidel!', Cubans begin mourning for Castro

27 Nov 2016

HAVANA Flag-waving Cuban students broke into a mass chant of "I am Fidel" to salute Fidel Castro as nine days of mourning began for the combative Cold War icon, who dominated the Communist island's political life for generations. | Video

Cubans fret over life after Castro with Trump next door

27 Nov 2016

HAVANA From the Bay of Pigs invasion to a historic visit by President Barack Obama to Havana, Cubans have known for generations that whenever the United States turns its face to Cuba, Fidel Castro would be staring right back.

Cubans fret over life after Castro with Trump next door

27 Nov 2016

HAVANA From the Bay of Pigs invasion to a historic visit by President Barack Obama to Havana, Cubans have known for generations that whenever the United States turns its face to Cuba, Fidel Castro would be staring right back.

With a cry of 'Viva Fidel!', Cubans begin mourning for Castro

27 Nov 2016

HAVANA Flag-waving Cuban students broke into a mass chant of "I am Fidel" to salute Fidel Castro as nine days of mourning began for the combative Cold War icon, who dominated the Communist island's political life for generations.

With a cry of 'Viva Fidel!', Cubans begin mourning for Castro

27 Nov 2016

HAVANA Flag-waving Cuban students broke into a mass chant of "I am Fidel" to salute Fidel Castro as nine days of mourning began for the combative Cold War icon, who dominated the Communist island's political life for generations.

Decrying graft, Pope to tour poor, violent corners of Mexico

07 Feb 2016

MEXICO CITY Pope Francis will visit some of the poorest and most violent corners of Mexico on his first visit as pontiff, and will also head to the northern border to address the plight of migrants trying to reach the United States.

Mexican drug boss "Chapo" Guzman loves his mom, feels no remorse

10 Jan 2016

MEXICO CITY Notorious Mexican drug lord Joaquin "Chapo" Guzman feels neither remorse nor responsibility for smuggling billions of dollars worth of drugs into the United States, and does not consider himself a violent man despite countless murders blamed on him. | Video

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