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5 decades later, US-Cuba diplomatic ties restored

...spawned and hardened over the five decades since President John F. Kennedy first tangled with youthful revolutionary Fidel Castro over Soviet expansion in the Americas.Without ceremony in the pre-dawn hours, maintenance hung the Cuban flag in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/national/2015-07-20/5-decades-later-us-cuba-di
Defections still happening despite improved relations between US and Cuba

...Herbert for gold in freesytle in the 86-kilogram class. "All I know is I won gold and dedicate it to my family, to Fidel Castro and all of Cuba."Cuba-born Rafael Borrell attended a Cuba vs. United States baseball game at the games. He wore...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-07-19/defections-still-happening-despit
Find local rhythms and tourist sites in Old Havana

...and international art in another, and the Museo de la Revolucion, with a tank and the famous boat "Granma" used by Fidel Castro outdoors and a wall of cartoons inside called "Cretins' Corner" mocking American presidents Ronald Reagan and both...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/travel/2015-06-25/find-local-rhythms-and-touri
Cuba news stirs memories of JFK

The news of Fidel Castro stepping aside, temporarily leaving his brother as a caretaker...Jean Daniel of the L'Express was on his way to Cuba to interview Fidel Castro, and was asked to call Kennedy on his way back. During said interview...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/08/09/let_91899.shtml
Letters
Across the Southeast

...acknowledged Saturday calling for Fidel Castro's assassination after earlier...opportunity of having anyone assassinate Fidel Castro and any leader who is oppressing...interviews and a lot of documentaries on Fidel Castro. It's an everyday situation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/12/24/met_109779.shtml
Metro
Players' union head: future spring games in Cuba possible

...games on the island nation and baseball hotbed, which used to routinely play host to American teams in the days before Fidel Castro came to power.Baseball players' association president Tony Clark said Saturday there have been "ongoing" discussions...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-02-28/players-union-head-futur
Blue Jays' Marcus Stroman to miss 2015 season after tearing ACL in left knee

...culture. and we like countries where baseball is embedded in the culture."Major league teams visited Cuba before Fidel Castro's revolution in 1959, and the Baltimore Orioles played Cuba's national team in Havana in March 1999. Cuba's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-03-10/blue-jays-marcus-stroman
USC students capture voices of residents at Guantanamo

...1898, and signed a lease in later years with the Cubans guaranteeing access to the 45-square-mile area. But after Fidel Castro's rise to power in 1959, relations with the young revolutionary's Soviet-style government severely deteriorated...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-03-07/usc-students-capture-voices-r
Opened Cuba has much to offer global community

...view, the only thing remotely terroristic there is the Guantanamo detention camp, which we certainly can't blame on Fidel Castro.Guantanamo Bay understandably remains a sticking point, but overall the Cubans seem quite eager to reconcile and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2015-03-08/opened-cuba-has-
Stamp out dictatorship

In May 1959, Time magazine reported the wave of decrees by Fidel Castro that eventually collapsed the Cuban economy and created decades of hardship for Cuba. His rationale was that he was simply doing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-12-01/stamp-out-dictatorship