| 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...
| 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...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 4:19 PM
A mosquito-borne virus that arrived in the Americas just six months ago is spreading and afflicts nearly 4,600 people in the Caribbean, the Pan American Health Organization reported this week.
Cuba is the latest country to confirm cases of the...
| Jul 12, 2014
| 9:50 PM
Mexico's Saul "Canelo" Alvarez would like another crack at Floyd Mayweather Jr., and tonight he faces a fighter whom he and others believe represents a good proving ground before a possible rematch next year.
In Cuba's Erislandy Lara, a slick, skilled...
| 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.
| Jul 26, 2014
| 9:23 AM
LA HABANA - Cuba celebró hoy su Día de la Rebeldía Nacional, emblemática fecha del calendario revolucionario que recuerda el fallido asalto al Cuartel de Moncada hace 61 años, con una llamada a la unidad frente a las "nuevas formas de guerra" con que el...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 4:35 PM
Los libros de Fidel Castro suelen ser extensos y una de sus formas predilectas de expresarse son los diálogos. Así ocurre con algunos clásicos, como Habla Fidel, del italiano Gianni Miná, y 100 horas con Fidel, del español Ignacio Ramonet. Lo mismo ha...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 6:35 PM
The United Nations has sanctioned a North Korean shipping company but spared Cuban entities in connection with a Cuban weapons shipment seized aboard a Pyongyang-bound freighter in violation of a U.N. arms embargo.
Ocean Maritime Management Company, Ltd....
| Jun 25, 2014
| 3:20 PM
George Lucas may not realize that the computer-generated imagery for his 1977 "Star Wars" movie was created at the University of Illinois at Chicago. In 1976, California artist Larry Cuba was hired to create a computer model of the Death Star that is used...