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Players' union head: future spring games in Cuba possible

GOODYEAR, Ariz. - Cuba could be a spring training destination...ongoing" discussions about playing in Cuba, which recently renewed diplomatic ties...Clark said there were conversations about Cuba playing host to games this spring, but...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-02-28/players-union-head-futur
Rants & Raves

...shouldn't be 29th in the world in anything. We wouldn't be 29th if the Executive Branch of our government wasn't 150th in the world. The oppressive regime in the White House is only slightly above North Korea, Iran, China, and Cuba.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-03-02/rants-raves
Minnie Minoso paved way for many players in Major League Baseball

...each category.Playing in an era dominated by the Yankees, Minoso never played in the postseason."Every young player in Cuba wanted to be like Minnie Minoso, and I was one of them," Hall of Fame slugger Tony Perez said. "The way he played the game...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-03-01/minnie-minoso-paved-way-
Netflix brings streaming service to Cuba

...began selling its Internet video service in Cuba on Monday in what appears to be a largely...fraction of people living in or visiting Cuba have the high-speed Internet access needed...remains in effect, requiring anyone in Cuba who wants to subscribe to Netflix to set...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-09/netflix-brings-streaming-s
Beware the Pied Piper

...worry about ISIS anymore, Democrats say we should be happy we are embracing a deal with nuclear-savvy Iran and cozying up to Cuba. We can enjoy watching our leader plane-hopping to address a never-ending audience of adoring groupies on how he will deal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-02-21/beware-pied-piper
US travel industry carefully eyeing Cuba tourism

NEW YORK - Cuba was once a haven for sun-seeking American...plans to re-establish diplomatic ties with Cuba doesn't suddenly lift the ban on U.S...S. tourists to the Caribbean nation."Cuba is the largest country in the Caribbean...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/world/2014-12-17/us-travel-industry-carefully-
Obama: US re-establishing relations with Cuba

...in economic and travel restrictions on Cuba Wednesday, declaring an end to America's...longstanding U.S. economic embargo on Cuba, which was passed by Congress and would...of secret talks between the U.S. and Cuba, including clandestine meetings in Canada...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/world/2014-12-17/obama-us-re-establishing-rela
Key dates in US relations with Cuba

Key events in U.S.-Cuba relations:- THE START: Fidel Castro's...power as dictator Fulgencio Batista flees Cuba on Jan 1, 1959. The United States soon...executions of Batista loyalists. In 1960 Cuba nationalizes U.S.-owned oil refineries...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/world/2014-12-17/key-dates-us-relations-cuba
US-Cuba diplomatic thaw could benefit industries

...The United States' commercial ties with Cuba were broken 54 years ago after Fidel Castro...on the Caribbean island. Now U.S.-Cuba trade is poised to resume at last: President...we think will eventually have a role in Cuba."Gary Hufbauer and Barbara Kotschwar...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-12-17/us-cuba-diplomatic-thaw-co
US travel industry has been quietly looking to expand into Cuba

NEW YORK - Cuba was once a haven for sun-seeking American...plans to re-establish diplomatic ties with Cuba doesn't suddenly lift the ban on U.S...S. tourists to the Caribbean nation."Cuba is the largest country in the Caribbean...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-12-17/us-travel-industry-has-bee