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Cuban defector Angelo Santana delivers stunning knockout and performance in first national television appearance

Rain delayed the outdoor action, but not before heavyweight Trevor Bryan announced his arrival as a potential contender Read More

Cuba migration change eases return for defectors

Sydney Gregory has never met her father, an Olympic silver medalist in fencing who defected from the Cuban team at a tournament in Lisbon in 2002 when she was 15 days old. But he recently rang from Italy with good news: Papa's coming home to visit. Read More

Turbulence on Cuba-Italy flight leaves 30 bruised

An airliner flying from Havana to Milan abruptly plunged some 1,000 meters (3,300 feet) when it hit unusually strong turbulence over the Atlantic on Monday, terrifying passengers and leaving some 30 people aboard with bruises and scrapes, airline officials said. Read More

Colombian Farc rebels announce Christmas ceasefire

Colombia's left-wing Farc rebels have announced a unilateral Christmas ceasefire, on the first day of peace talks in Cuba. Read More

Cuban Leader Raul Castro Meets Suriname President

Cuban leader Raul Castro on Sunday met with Suriname President Desire Delano Bouterse, who is on an official visit to the island nation Read More