Castro's daughter Mariela to attend gay rights event in US
In turnaround, US will allow Castro's daughter to attend Philadelphia gay rights event.
Extra medics sent to Guantanamo as hunger strike persists
Now 100 of the 166 prisoners have stopped eating, and 21 are being force-fed through nasal tubes.
Ex-Guantanamo detainee to appeal US conviction from Canada
Omar Khadr said to be "looking forward" to the suit.
Venezuela's Maduro cozies up to Cuba
Maduro calls relations with Cuba "more a brotherhood than an alliance."
UPDATE: Guantanamo hunger strike: Number of detainees participating rises to 100
The number of detainees at Guantanamo Bay on hunger strike has risen again, this time to 100.
Conrado (Connie) Marrero, world's oldest baseball major-leaguer, turns 102 in Cuba
Happy birthday, Conrado Marrero.
Cuba's opposition group Ladies in White finally collects prize awarded in 2005
Members of the Cuban opposition group Ladies in White have finally collected their Sakharov Prize for Freedom of Thought, which was awarded in 2005.
Half of Guantanamo detainees on hunger strike
Officials say half of Guantanamo's 166 prisoners are refusing to eat.
Over a third of Guantanamo detainees on hunger strike, Pentagon says
Dozens detainees are on a 10-week hunger strike. Fifteen are being force-fed liquid nutrients.
Marco Rubio says Jay-Z needs to 'get informed' on Cuba (VIDEO)
The Florida Senator slammed Jay-Z for his recent trip tothe island nation.
LISTEN: Jay-Z talks about controversial Cuba trip and Obama in new song (VIDEO)
The rapper posted 'Open Letter' to his Life + Times blog this morning.
Musing about policies toward China, North Korea, Israel and Cuba
Commentary: How Kerry can influence change in outdated US thinking.
Fidel Castro warns North Korea not to risk nuclear warfare with US, South
Fidel Castro, the Cuban revolutionary leader, has warned longtime ally North Korea that it should not risk a war which could "affect more than 70 percent of the world's population."
For Cuba’s traveling dissidents, an anxious return
Will Castro opponents face retaliation back home?
VP Diaz-Canel: Cuba’s man on the make
Introducing Raul Castro's new No. 2, Miguel Diaz-Canel. He's under 80, but does he bring the new blood Cuba will need when Castro retires?
Guantanamo prison hunger strike grows
A hunger strike among prisoners at Guantanamo Bay has grown to include 28 of the prison's 166 inmates.
Guantanamo Bay hunger strike cases nearly double
Hunger strike cases at Guantanamo Bay prison in Cuba have nearly doubled on inmates' frustration that the detention camp is still open.
Castro on Chavez: We've lost our 'best friend'
Cuban leader mourns Chavez's passing.
In the shadow of El Comandante
Hugo Chavez inspired like-minded leaders, but was also their cautionary tale.
Many mourn Chavez loss across the Americas
"My heart hurts as if I'd lost a family member," said one Havana resident. "I don’t see anyone who will take his place in defending us,” said a passerby in La Paz.
Why getting cut from the Olympics could actually help baseball
It may have been a blow, but being excluded from the Olympics has given the sport time to think.
Is now Cuba’s last best chance?
Analysis: Final presidential terms for Barack Obama and Raul Castro bring new hopes for a thaw.
Cuba's transition seen as under way
Cuba has begun its transition to rule by someone whose last name isn't Castro.
What's funny about Chavez's cancer?
Some Venezuelans are using humor to fill the information vacuum left by ailing Hugo Chavez's absence.
Chatter: What's Cuba without Castro?
Cuba's President Raul Castro promises to resign - but not yet, Italy votes, Iran isn't happy with the way the Oscars went, and another reason not to do the Harlem Shake.
Raul Castro says he'll retire by 2018
His words on retirement came just hours after he was granted another five-year term by the National Assembly.
Cuban president Raul Castro hints at retirement
Cuban President Raul Castro said he had the right to retire in a joint appearance with Russia's prime minister.
US denies considering removing Cuba from terror list
The US government denied on Thursday that it is considering removing Cuba from its list of countries that sponsor terrorism.
For Venezuela, the great mystery starring Chavez
The president may be back from Cuba, but none of the uncertainty has been cleared up. Here's a look at possible scenarios.
As Obama winds down Afghan war, what’s next for Gitmo?
Obama vowed and failed to transfer Guantanamo Bay prisoners. Now with war supposedly over, legal experts say, Washington loses basis for keeping them there.
Cuban dissident Yoani Sanchez cheered and booed in Brazil
Dissident Cuban blogger Yoani Sanchez was greeted in Brazil on Monday by admirers and protesters at the start of a "bittersweet" foreign tour, after she finally won permission to leave Cuba.