Pope in Cuba calls for change
Pope Benedict XVI: “Cuba and the world need change.”
Pope arrives in Cuba for three-day visit
President Raul Castro and members of the clergy were waiting at Santiago de Cuba's airport to greet the Pope.
Hugo Chavez back in Cuba for radiotherapy
Some Venezuelans hope to see the president meet Pope Benedict XVI, also visiting the island.
Hugo Chavez arrives in Cuba to begin radiation therapy
Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez has arrived in Havana to begin radiation treatment for cancer, one month after undergoing surgery to remove a second cancerous tumor.
Pope: Cuban communism "no longer reflects reality"
The pontiff also denounced Mexico's drug violence before his visit to the Americas.
In Cuba, expecting Pope Benedict XVI
What Cubans want from the pope's visit.
Over 50 'Ladies in White' protesters arrested by Cuban authorities ahead of Pope Benedict XVI's visit
Ahead of the Pope's visit, Cuba has seen a surge of police crack-downs on anti-government protests.
Cuban prison videos filmed by inmates expose living conditions (VIDEO)
Inmates at Combinado del Este prison in Cuba have made a set of 10 hidden-camera videos that have been smuggled out of Havana in order expose the filthy walls and toilets, leaking sewage and food described as worse than "animal feed."
Colombia: Cuba not invited to Americas Summit
Cuba will not be invited to the Summit of the Americas in Cartagena, Colombia next month, Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos has said, averting a diplomatic row with the US who had opposed Cuba’s participation.
Chavez to return to Venezuela next week- Santos
Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos, a close US ally, met with Hugo Chavez in Cuba and said he seems in good health and high spirits.
Colombia president visits Cuba amid summit friction
US ally Colombia says Cuba's not invited to next month's Americas summit. But Cuba's friends might not go either.
Venezuelan president Hugo Chavez admits his cancer has returned
In a televised address from Cuba, Chavez says he will begin radiation treatment soon
Majid Khan, Gitmo detainee, enters plea deal
Majid Khan, high-value US prisoner, pleads guilty in exchange for jail deal.
Gitmo getting pricier with $744K soccer pitch
Military says exercise makes prisoners easier to handle.
New Fidel Castro memoir recalls rebel’s life in Mexico
Living on tacos, rice and beans, the 'guerrillero' ducked the police, met Che Guevara and geared up for their Cuban Revolution.
Pope Benedict wants to meet Fidel Castro on Cuba trip
Pope Benedict would like to meet Fidel Castro on his March trip to Cuba.
The best Fidel Castro moments
The former Cuban President has made rare public appearances since he took leave in 2008. Here, some of the highlights of Castro's political career, which he details in his just-released memoirs "Guerilla of Time."
Fidel Castro makes rare public appearance to promote his memoirs, 'Guerrilla of Time'
Castro, 85, has released a previously unannounced two-volume memoir about his rise to power in Cuba.
For Brazil's Rousseff, the old Cuba test
Dilma Rousseff meets with Castros in Havana, eschews dissidents
Brazilian president Dilma Rousseff on state visit to Cuba
Economic ties, not politics, on the agenda for the leader.
Raúl Castro rules out multiparty political system in Cuba
Raúl Castro, Cuba's president and head of the country’s Communist Party, has ruled out establishing a multiparty political system in Cuba.
Castro lambasts Republican ‘idiocy and ignorance’
In his column, the revolutionary Cuban leader suggested there is little hope for Republicans.
Mariela Castro says Cuba to consider civil unions for gays
The daughter of Cuba's president says the communist state will consider later this year whether to legalize same-sex civil unions but not gay marriage.
Mahmoud Ahmadinejad slams capitalism as he meets Fidel Castro in Cuba (VIDEO)
Mahmoud Ahmadinejad denounced capitalism during a speech at the University of Havana on Wednesday ahead of a meeting with Fidel Castro.
Iran's President Ahmadinejad visits Cuba
Iran's President Ahmadinejad made his third stop on his Americas tour.
Gitmo, the US detention center at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, turns 10 (VIDEO)
'Gitmo,' the US detention center in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, reached its 10th anniversary on Wednesday, with human rights groups using the occasion to strongly criticize the US for continuing to "illegally" detain terror suspects there.
A more open Cuba, blessed by the Pope
Papal visit seen as support for Catholic church as a change-agent in Cuba
Fidel Castro: Fracking toward disaster
Fidel Castro speaks out about the new oil-harvesting method
Cuba slams Twitter for fueling Fidel death rumor
Cuba has slammed Twitter for helping to fuel a rumor that Fidel Castro was dead.
38 Haitians drown after boat sinks off Cuba
A boat carrying Haitian migrants has sunk near the Cuban coast, with 38 passengers confirmed drowned.
Cuba to free 2,900 prisoners ahead of visit by Pope Benedict XVI
Cuba will release 2,900 prisoners ahead of a visit next spring by Pope Benedict XVI, however American Alan Gross is not among them.