Dec 7, 2012 — Farmers in the communist nation were once banned from freely selling their crops. As the country struggles to feed itself, the government has begun to accept a greater role for the profit motive. Now each night, in a muddy vacant lot on the edge of Havana, a market appears after sundown.
Aug 22, 2012 — In a land of mainly fried and mildly spiced foods, Cedric Fernando is hoping to perk up the Cuban palate by opening the island nation's first Indian restaurant. But he's still got a business back in London, just in case.
Jan 27, 2012 — Cuban food has evolved very little since Fidel Castro came into power — the U.S. embargo has made it hard to import ingredients from abroad and few citizens have been permitted to travel. But a handful of Cuban chefs, including one who recently visited Washington, D.C., is determined to modernize the cuisine.
Oct 27, 2011 — Sen. Marco Rubio blamed the news media Thursday for making too much of his differing versions of the story behind his parents' immigration from Cuba in the 1950s.
Oct 22, 2010 — On Oct. 22, 1962, President Kennedy announces a quarantine of Cuba, blocking additional Soviet warships from delivering missiles to the island. It becomes the leading issue of the 1962 midterm elections.
Jun 9, 2009 — Long before Walter Kendall Myers was accused of spying for Cuba, he taught Tom Murray's history class in Washington.
Sep 8, 2008 — Hurricane season has been relentless this year — we'll check in with the latest victims of Hurricane Ike.
Apr 16, 2008 — Cell phones are now available in Cuba!
Feb 19, 2008 — What's a post-Fidel Cuba going to look like?
Feb 19, 2008 — Big news out of Cuba, and we're working on a show about Castro's resignation, and what happens now.