cuba

  • Trump to limit Cuba travel, restrict business deals with military: U.S. officials

    President Donald Trump on Friday will announce a plan to tighten rules on Americans traveling to Cuba and significantly restrict U.S. companies from doing business with Cuban enterprises controlled by the military, senior White House officials said on Thursday. Trump will lay out his new Cuba policy in a...
  • Video: More Trump changes….Cuba Policy Changes!

    President Trump will travel to the Cuban-American enclave of Miami on June 16 to unveil changes to the U.S. policy toward Cuba, and the modifications are expected to reverse some of the openings that former president Barack Obama enacted in 2014. Trump threatened during his presidential campaign to completely...
  • U.S. lawmakers reintroduce bill to end restrictions on Cuba travel

    A bipartisan group of U.S. senators reintroduced legislation on Thursday to repeal all restrictions on travel to Cuba, this time attracting far more co-sponsors in a sign of growing support for U.S.-Cuban detente even as its future looks uncertain. The Freedom to Travel to Cuba Act was introduced in...
  • Man freed from prison faces possible deportation to Cuba

    DENVER (AP) — A Colorado man ordered released from prison after being mistakenly set free a decade ago and then put back behind bars is now being held by federal immigration authorities and facing possible deportation to Cuba. U.S. Immigration Customs and Enforcement said Thursday that it took custody...
  • Transgender Church Pastors Celebrate Equality in Cuba

    In Cuba, transgender pastors from Brazil, Canada and the United States led a religious ceremony celebrating equality – a sign of progressiveness in a country that lags behind its Latin American neighbor when it comes to LGBT equality. (Reuters) The pastors told Reuters they were impressed with Cuba’s progress...
  • Man faces 30 years for smuggling immigrants from Jamaica!

    MIAMI, United States (AP) — A Cuban national faces up to 30 years in prison for his part in an immigrant-smuggling operation from The Bahamas to the United States. A US Attorney Office release says 54-year-old Carlos Garcia-Legon pleaded guilty Monday to multiple charges, including 14 counts of encouraging...
  • Activists to Protest Cuba for Imprisoning Church Pastor Who Educated Kids at Home!

    Homeschooling parents and leaders of groups defending family freedoms will gather at the Cuban Embassy on Wednesday to protest a recent Cuban court’s decision to imprison Cuban Pastor Ramón Rigal and place his wife, Adya, under house arrest because they started homeschooling their two children. “Americans care about what...