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Cuba Gooding Sr. graces Apollo Theater stage at memorial – New York Daily News


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Cuba Gooding Sr. graces Apollo Theater stage at memorial
New York Daily News
Chart-topping R&B singer Cuba Gooding Sr., as famous for his namesake son as his hit '70s songs, took center stage at the Apollo Theater one last time Saturday. Some 150 people, including his children Omar, April and Tommy, turned out for a heartfelt ...

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Cuban military plane crash kills eight troops, ministry says – The Guardian


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Cuban military plane crash kills eight troops, ministry says
The Guardian
A Cuban military plane crashed into a hillside on Saturday morning in the western province of Artemisa, killing eight troops on board, the government said. In a written statement, the ministry of the revolutionary armed forces said the Soviet-made ...
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Direct flights from Minnesota to Cuba are stuck at the gate, and may be for quite a while – Minneapolis Star Tribune


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Direct flights from Minnesota to Cuba are stuck at the gate, and may be for quite a while
Minneapolis Star Tribune
Nonstop flights between Minneapolis-St. Paul and Cuba are stalled — and becoming less likely. Sun Country Airlines, which was granted the right to fly from Minnesota to two small Cuban cities last year, has asked the U.S. Department of Transportation ...

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Shakespeare meets Cuba in new Spanish-language musical at Milagro Theatre – OregonLive.com


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Shakespeare meets Cuba in new Spanish-language musical at Milagro Theatre
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William Shakespeare meets Cuba in Milagro Theatre's latest production, an original Spanish-language musical meant to strike numerous sociopolitical chords. Conceived by esteemed Portland composer Rodolfo Ortega, "Oye Oya" draws from Shakespeare's ...

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Radical Grooves And Hometown Heroes: Cuba’s Lasting Jazz Legacy – KUNC


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Radical Grooves And Hometown Heroes: Cuba's Lasting Jazz Legacy
KUNC
This year's primary International Jazz Day festivities will be held in Cuba, a place that, according to bassist and Jazz Night In America host Christian McBride, has played "a vital role in American music over the last five decades." In a conversation ...

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Pensacola sailors set sights for Cuba voyage – Pensacola News Journal


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Pensacola sailors set sights for Cuba voyage
Pensacola News Journal
Pensacola sailors are once again preparing to make the 511-nautical mile trip to Cuba for the second annual “friendly sailing competition.” The Pensacola a la Habana Race, a Satori Foundation event, starts at 2 p.m. Sunday, with 21 vessels registered ...

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Radical Grooves And Hometown Heroes: Cuba’s Lasting Jazz … – NPR


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Radical Grooves And Hometown Heroes: Cuba's Lasting Jazz ...
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As Havana prepares to host this year's International Jazz Day celebration, Jazz Night In America's Christian McBride shares how the island nation has shaped ...
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Royal Caribbean launches Cuba cruise from Port Tampa Bay – Tampabay.com (blog)


Royal Caribbean launches Cuba cruise from Port Tampa Bay
Tampabay.com (blog)
The first Cuba-bound cruise ship to call Port Tampa Bay home in recent years is ready to set sail. Royal Caribbean International's Empress of the Seas will launch Sunday for its seven-night cruise to Cozumel, Mexico, Belize City, Belize and Havana, Cuba.

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