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  • Chicago's Abreu named AL rookie of the month

    The Sports Xchange By Brian Hedger, The Sports Xchange Chicago's Abreu named AL rookie of the month CHICAGO -- If it seems as though rookie Jose Abreu is setting some kind of record or being given an award every day, it's because that is what's...
  • French bank handled $1.7 billion in illegal business with Cuba

    The largest bank in France, BNP Paribas, disguised $1.75 billion in illegal transactions with Cuban entities as part of a long string of violations of U.S. sanctions that brought it a record $8.9 billion in forfeitures and fines, according to U.S....
  • Cuba dice a Google que no tiene mucho acceso al internet por bloqueo de EE.UU.

    LA HABANA - El diario Granma, portavoz del Partido Comunista de Cuba (PCC, único), se refirió hoy a la reciente visita a La Habana del presidente de Google, Eric Schmidt, para recordar que en la isla no se puede acceder a muchos de los servicios de esa...
  • White Sox's Jose Abreu isn't into nickname game

    White Sox's Jose Abreu isn't into nickname game
    MINNEAPOLIS — White Sox broadcaster Ken "Hawk" Harrelson has coined several memorable nicknames to players over the years, including "Big Hurt" for Frank Thomas, "One Dog" for Lance Johnson and "El Caballo" for Carlos Lee. Harrelson's latest...
  • Google's Schmidt: Trade embargo hinders Cuba's Internet

    Google Inc. Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt, fresh from a visit to Havana, has described the Internet in Cuba as "trapped in the 1990s," heavily censored and with a weak infrastructure dominated by Chinese equipment because of the U.S. trade embargo. The...
  • Two South Florida women detained in Havana

    MIAMI A young woman and a grandmother from South Florida have been detained in Cuba on charges that they tried to smuggle synthetic marijuana when they landed at the Havana airport over the weekend, relatives say. Melissa Acosta, 20, and the older...
  • Ex editores de crítica revista católica iniciarán nuevo proyecto para debate en Cuba

    LA HABANA (Reuters) - Dos editores cubanos que renunciaron el mes pasado a una revista católica donde floreció un debate político poco común en la isla anunciaron el martes un nuevo proyecto que pondrá a pruebas los límites del Gobierno comunista y la...
  • Cuba sells 50 cars--yes, 50--in the first 6 months of the year

    Cuba sells 50 cars--yes, 50--in the first 6 months of the year
    Cuban dealers sold 50 cars and four motorcycles nationwide in the first six months of the year under a new law that removed limits on auto purchases for the first time in half a century but came with prices so high few people could afford them. Long-...
  • Cuba sólo vende 50 autos en los primeros 6 meses del año

    LA HABANA (Reuters) - Los distribuidores cubanos vendieron 50 coches y cuatro motocicletas a nivel nacional en los primeros seis meses del año en virtud de una nueva ley que eliminó el límite a las compras de automóviles por primera vez en medio siglo,...
  • Lake Zurich police reports: $30,000 in jewelry reported stolen, and more

    Lake Zurich police reports: $30,000 in jewelry reported stolen, and more
    The following items were taken from police reports. A 47-year-old Chicago woman was arrested on June 23 at 3:07 p.m. in the 600 block of North Rand Road and charged with stealing $84 in merchandise. A water heater and two air conditioners valued at...
  • EEUU impone multa récord al BNP, a manera de advertencia para otros bancos

    NUEVA YORK/WASHINGTON/PARIS (Reuters) - El banco francés BNP Paribas se declaró culpable de dos cargos criminales y acordó pagar casi 9.000 millones de dólares para resolver acusaciones de que violó sanciones de Estados Unidos contra Sudán, Cuba e Irán,...
  • Hemingway's favorite burger is a moveable feast

    Hemingway's favorite burger is a moveable feast
    He was a soldier, a boxer, a hunter, a fisherman, a drinker, a father and the writer of words and stories that aimed to be, above all else, true and honest and pure. He also knew how to make one hell of a hamburger. Ernest Hemingway would have...