| Jul 21, 2014
| 9:57 AM
BOGOTÁ — El presidente de Colombia, Juan Manuel Santos, instaló el domingo el nuevo Congreso y pidió a los legisladores respaldar los esfuerzos para lograr un acuerdo de paz con la guerrilla izquierdista, mientras su Gobierno busca poner fin al...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 3:40 PM
Lady Liberty's lamp has been lowered. Its light flickering. The huddled masses are no longer wanted — be they tired or poor, be they homeless or hungry, be they adults or children threatened and yearning to breathe free.
The welcome light has...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 6:20 PM
Cuban government restrictions on religion remain severe although they have been eased on several fronts over the past year, according to the U.S. State Department's annual report on freedom of religion around the world.
"In China, Cuba, Tajikistan,...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 12:50 PM
U.S. sanctions against Russia will not solve any political problems.
American history shows that sanctions fail precisely because they don't change political behavior; sanctions against Russia will similarly prove ineffective.
The United States has...
| Jul 18, 2014
From Sunday's print column The crisis, the situation, the plight, the outrage — pick your term — of tens of thousands of Central American children streaming toward our borders seeking — again, pick your term — asylum, a better...
| Jul 6, 2014
| 8:05 PM
It hasn't exactly been a season to remember for the White Sox or Cubs, but some stellar individual performances were recognized Sunday in voting for the All-Star Game.
Rookie Jose Abreu and shortstop Alexei Ramirez were selected to represent the Sox...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 2:37 PM
"En la vida hay amores que nunca puedan olvidarse".
Para los amantes del bolero, es imposible olvidar esas letras de "Inovidable", canción que popularizó el gran músico puertorriqueño Tito Rodríguez en los años 60. Rodríguez, considerado uno de los...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 2:59 PM
Growing up in Cuba, Albita never had dolls to play with. Instead, she played with percussion instruments like the guiro, claves and bongos.
"I think I was born with music," she said. "It was almost like my destiny. Music chose me."
That's probably one...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 5:41 PM
Erislandy Lara has escaped from Cuba and the wrath of smugglers, so the thought of taking on Mexico’s most popular fighter isn’t making him flinch.
“Anyone who comes to this country is dreaming to get an opportunity like this...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 3:00 AM
There aren’t many law firms in Florida that have someone like Jim Bacchus in their office.
A former Congressman and international trade expert, Bacchus opened the Orlando office for Miami-based Greenberg Traurig in 1995. That was the same year...
| May 28, 2014
| 5:26 AM
In an NBC interview, NSA leaker Edward Snowden has said he trained as a spy and never intended to wind up in Russia.
The full interview, with Brian Williams questioning Snowden last week in Moscow, will air at 10 p.m. Wednesday (tonight) on...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 7:52 PM
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.