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Tourists flocking to Cuba 'before the Americans come'

HAVANA - Bookings to Cuba jumped 57 percent for one New York tour...just one sign that the rush is on to see Cuba now - before, as many predict, McDonald's...shared by many travelers flocking here."Cuba has a very authentic atmosphere which you...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-23/tourists-flocking-cuba-ame
Opened Cuba has much to offer global community

...reality, I knew nothing ? until I visited Cuba last month with 150 true believers, on...the prospect, and indeed, my trip to Cuba opened my heart and eyes in so many wonderful...thanks to foreign currency infusions. Cuba desperately needs construction materials...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2015-03-08/opened-cuba-has-
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
USC students capture voices of residents at Guantanamo

...Carolina are spending spring break documenting the daily lives of military and civilian residents at the Guantanamo Naval Base in Cuba. Their work is the final portion included in a national project illuminating America's more than 100 years at the site...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-03-07/usc-students-capture-voices-r
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
Blue Jays' Marcus Stroman to miss 2015 season after tearing ACL in left knee

...government about playing exhibition games in Cuba.President Barack Obama said in December...consistent with the government's policy on Cuba, where we could have ongoing exhibition game activity in Cuba," Manfred, the new baseball commissioner...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-03-10/blue-jays-marcus-stroman
Cuban prospect Yoan Moncada likely to start in South Atlantic League at Greenville

...the Class A South Atlantic League.Moncada said he feels most comfortable at second base, the position he played last year in Cuba with Cienfuegos. He hit .273 with a team-high 13 extra-base hits in 45 games.He could remain at extended spring training...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-03-13/cuban-prospect-yoan-monc
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
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-
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