Weeping, Hopeful Cubans Look To Future Without Fidel CastroMusic fell silent, weddings were canceled and people wept in the streets Saturday as Cubans faced their first day without the leader who steered their island to both greater social equality and years of economic ruin.
US Gives Tentative OK For Flights To Cuba From 10 US CitiesThe U.S. government on Thursday tentatively approved scheduled commercial airline service to Havana from 10 American cities, further bridging the gulf between countries as close as 90 miles and an hour flight but long kept at a greater distance by the Cold War.
Kerry In Cuba To Raise U.S. Embassy FlagWashington's top diplomat flew to Havana on Friday to raise the American flag over the new U.S. Embassy, making a symbolic victory lap for the policy of Cuban engagement.
North Texans Hope Cuban Relations Boost BusinessAs American tourists rejoice in easier rules for traveling to Cuba, some business owners are hoping to benefit as well.
North Texans Cuba-Bound With Eased Travel RestrictionsErnesto Velez gives customers a taste of Cuba every time they visit his Havana Café. Velez believes the United States' relaxed travel restrictions to his native country of Cuba will ultimately improve the lives of millions of people there.
College Baseball Players To Face Cubans This SummerU.S. college baseball players will face a Cuban team this summer, renewing play after 16 years with a five-game series between nations with bitter relations.