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June 19, 2017 10:58 PM Poll shows Florida voters don't see new rules improving life for Cubans, Trump approval slips

Florida voters are more supportive of than opposed to President Donald Trump’s new Cuba policies, but neither of his big changes reaches 50 percent support in a new Florida Atlantic University poll. And the vast majority doesn’t think the shift will make life any better for the Cuban people. Few Floridians think the new U.S. policy will make life better 19

June 16, 2017 7:04 PM Trump partially rolls back Obama's Cuba thaw

US President Donald Trump says he is rolling back the Obama administration's "completely one-sided deal with Cuba". Speaking in Miami, Florida, he said his new policy would tighten rules affecting travel and on sending funds to the Caribbean island nation. But he is not reversing key diplomatic and commercial ties, and will not close the US embassy in Havana 27

June 16, 2017 9:10 AM Trump's Cuban Policy Reversal

The president on Friday will announce changes meant to make it harder to travel and do business with the island. President Trump will announce Friday a drastic change in the U.S.-Cuba relationship, swapping a policy of cultural exchange to bring about democratic ideals for something closer to the embargo-style policies from past decades. White House 37

June 16, 2017 5:59 AM Trump to announce revised policy toward Cuba, keeping many of Obama's changes

President will announce plan to stop cash flow to Cuban military Stopping short of a complete turnabout, U.S. President Donald Trump is expected Friday to announce a revised Cuba policy aimed at stopping the flow of U.S. cash to the country's military and security services while maintaining diplomatic relations and allowing U.S. airlines and cruise ships 15

June 16, 2017 5:06 AM Trump to clamp down on Cuba travel, trade, curbing Obama's detente

WASHINGTON President Donald Trump on Friday will announce plans to tighten restrictions on Americans traveling to Cuba and clamp down on U.S. business dealings with the island’s military, rolling back parts of former President Barack Obama’s historic opening to Havana. Laying out his new Cuba policy in a speech in Miami, Trump will issue a presidential 25

June 16, 2017 4:02 AM No winners in Trump’s reversal of US Cuba policy

Two years after the Obama administration initiated the thawing of US relations with Cuba, President Trump wants to partially roll back the rapprochement. An event is planned for Friday in Miami, where Trump is expected to announce new restrictions on American travel to the island and on US companies doing business with the Cuban government. For one, there 10

April 7, 2017 8:57 AM Armed robbers attack former Ashaiman MCE

Robbery Attack Armed robbers attack former Ashaiman MCE Tema Police Public Relations Officer (PRO), ASP Juliana Obeng said Ibrahim Baidoo was shot at close range at T-Havana while returning from a constituency meeting of the National Democratic Congress (NDC). According to her, the armed robbers, numbering about three shot him at close range with the bullet 21

February 16, 2017 7:41 PM A passion of Trump’s new Labor secretary pick: Trafficking ‘is evil. It is hideous.’

From the archive: Alexander Acosta, the FIU law dean and the former U.S. attorney from Miami, was tapped Thursday to lead the U.S. Labor Department. Here is a June 2004 story from the Miami Herald archives about Acosta, when he led the Justice Department’s Civil Rights Division and targeted human trafficking. When Alex Acosta talks about the Justice 26

February 16, 2017 6:25 PM Trump found his 'bad hombres'

Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro, right, and Venezuela's Vice President Tareck El Aissami, shake hands during a meeting with governors in Caracas, Venezuela, February 14, 2017. The fact that Maduro — late-President Hugo Chavez's chosen successor — chose El Aissami as his VP shows that he's doubling down on his failed policies. El Aissami has been on the US's radar 9

January 31, 2017 4:06 PM Former President Mahama congratulates Quartey

Former President John Dramani Mahama has welcomed the news of Thomas Kwesi Quartey’s new role as Vice Chair of the AU Commission. Mr Mahama took to Facebook on Tuesday, January 31, to congratulate the former presidential secretary during his tenure as president of Ghana. Mr Mahama also praised Chadian Foreign Affairs Minister Moussa Faki Mahamat for becoming 3