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  • Apple lifts iPad Air embargo, first reviews appear
    Apple lifts iPad Air embargo, first reviews appear
    On Tuesday night Apple lifted its embargo on iPad Air at about 9 p.m. EST, according to an October 29 report in Apple Insider.What's an embargo?An embargo is when a company, like Apple, gives journalists a sneak peak at a product or service...
  • Cuban Cigars
    Increase in Contrabad of Cuban Cigars
    The Voice of America has just released a report on the increase of illegal import of Cuban cigars into the United States. Considering Cuban cigars are the best in the world, according to experts, this is not surprising. In September, President...
  • DJ Colombiano
    Salsa Roja is red, Salsa Verde is green...
    ...But DJ Colombiano brings the hottest salsa I've seen!It’s true. Wilson Franco, A.K.A. DJ Colombiano, has quite the reputation for playing the most aurally pleasing salsa selections around. Yulia Belogorskaya, performer with De Lara...
  • The first performance of the ABT in Cuba in 50 years.
    American Ballet Theater performs in Cuba after 50 years
    ABC News devoted two pages to this report, a video and photos. The UK's Guardian had generous coverage including a stunning 11 photo slide-show.Of course, I wanted to see the kind of coverage this was getting in Cuba. The Havana Times/English...
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    Obama: Cuba accuses US President of betraying promise of "new beginning"
    President Obama has been accused of betraying his promise to Cuba of a "new beginning" in relations with the island nation and relaxing restrictions.Bruno Rodriguez, Cuban diplomatic Chief, accused the president on Wednesday of betraying...
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    CNBC's Escape from Havana gives a slanted view of Pedro Pan Program
    Last night, CNBC premiered a special program entitled Escape from Havana: An American Story. The documentary, narrated by NBC’s Today Show co-anchor Meredith Vieira, follows the story of the Pedro Pan project, under which the United States...