How to win the hearts and minds of Hispanic voters, an expert weighs in (Q&A)
GlobalPost speaks to Tufts political ethnicity and identity scholar Deborah Schildkraut about keys to winning the Latino vote in 2012.
Entrepreneurial vibes are stirring in Havana (SLIDESHOW)
Small, non-state businesses have sprouted up in Cuba's cities thanks to new reforms.
Cuba reform (INFOGRAPHIC)
A snapshot of Cuba's economy and reforms.
Cuba rejiggers its creaky economy
The Communist island loosens up a little. Here’s why.
Cuba: To get rich is inglorious
Despite Raul Castro’s market ‘updates,’ making money is still viewed with suspicion.
Cuba cholera outbreak over
Cuba's government declared Tuesday that health workers had eradicated a cholera outbreak that infected 417 people and killed three.
Colombia's government and FARC agree to hold peace talks
Government officials and the country's largest leftist guerrilla group have agreed to start a process to end a half century of fighting.
Diana Nyad begins new attempt to swim from Havana, Cuba, to Florida
Endurance swimmer Diana Nyad has begun her fourth attempt to swim from Havana, Cuba, to the US Florida Keys.
Fidel Castro celebrates his 86th birthday with little fanfare (PHOTOS)
Fidel Castro, Cuba's revolutionary former leader, has been out of the public eye for 2 months.
London 2012: the medalists of Latin America
Latin American countries slowly grow their Olympic medal haul.
In Cuba, a political mission gone wrong
European activists trying to support Cuban dissidents end up helping Castro government, in the aftermath of the Oswaldo Paya crash.
Oswaldo Paya: Cuba charges Angel Carromero over activist's death
Cuba has charged Spanish activist Angel Carromero over the death of dissident Oswaldo Paya.
Cuba: When bureaucrats attack
The abrupt closing of a popular Havana business tests Raul Castro reforms.
Dissident Oswaldo Paya's widow rejects Cuban report on car crash
Cuban dissident Oswaldo Paya's widow has rejected an official report that said driver error caused the car crash that killed her husband.
Russia: new naval bases abroad?
Russia is looking to set up naval bases abroad, Russia’s navy chief reportedly said today.
Raul Castro: Cuba willing to talk with US
Cuban President Raul Castro made an address at a Revolution Day ceremony and said he is willing to hold talks with the US.
Raul Castro says Cuba ready for talks with the US
Cuba President Raul Castro said the Caribbean island was ready for talks with the US.
Can Cuba bear another martyr?
Dissident Oswaldo Paya is rattling the island, even in his death.
Cuba: Activists arrested after Oswaldo Paya funeral
Dozens of Cuban activists were arrested after attending the funeral of well-known dissident Oswaldo Paya.
Oswaldo Paya Sardinas: Cuban dissident dies in car crash
Cuban activist Oswaldo Paya Sardinas, one of the most powerful voices of dissent against the Castro family, died Sunday in a car crash.
Cuba, out at home
As defectors sign more than $100 million in US contracts, is it time for Cuba to rethink its baseball politics?
'Ana Cecilia,' first US ship sailing to Cuba in 50 years, arrives in Havana with aid
US-Cuba shipment heralds the beginning of a regular aid 'trade' between two old political enemies.
Cuba mute in the time of cholera
Castro government strong on public health, weak on public information in response to outbreak.
Cuba receives Miami shipment.
Cuba receives Miami shipment. The first in 50 years.
Namibia to send 'Noah's Ark' of animals to Cuba
Under the project, 146 wild animals, including elephants, rhinos, cheetahs, lions and leopards, will be sent from Namibia to Cuba's National Zoological Park near Havana.
Cargo ship first to make direct US to Cuba delivery in 50 years
The Ana Cecilia is carrying humanitarian aid and complies with the US trade embargo on Cuba.
Bin Laden cook, Ibrahim al Qosi, freed from Guantanamo
Bin Laden cook, Ibrahim al Qosi, freed from Guantanamo Bay and returned to Sudan
Cholera outbreak in Cuba, at least 15 dead
The BBC reported that most of the cases have occured in the island nation's south eastern Granma province, about 500 miles from Havana.
Endurance swimmer Penny Palfrey, 49, fails to complete swim from Cuba to Florida
Palfrey had to be pulled out of the water 26 miles from the finish line, but may still have set a new record for the longest unassisted swim.
Penny Palfrey, 49, attempts 103 mile swim from Cuba to Florida without a shark cage
If she succeeds, Palfrey would beat the record for the longest unassisted swim she set in the Cayman Islands last year.
Cuba's gay rights revolution
President Raul Castro's daughter Mariela leads a movement for LGBT tolerance, but critics say it masks government oppression.