Dodgers Sign 18-Year-Old Cuban Outfielder To $2 Million DealThe team announced on Wednesday that it has agreed to terms with 18-year-old OF Yordan Alvarez.
Obama, Castro Watch Tampa Bay Rays Play Cuban National Baseball Team In HavanaPresident Barack Obama on Tuesday urged Cubans to look to the future with hope, casting his historic visit to the communist nation as a moment to "bury the last remnants of the Cold War in the Americas."
At Rancho Cucamonga Cuban Cafe, Obama's Havana Visit Met With OptimismFollowing President Obama's historic visit to Cuba on Monday, some Cuban-Americans said they're hopeful that a renewed diplomatic relationship with the U.S. will bring greater prosperity to the island nation, and the U.S., too.
Sens. Feinstein And Boxer Call For Approval Of LAX-To-Cuba FlightsCoinciding with President Barack Obama's trip to Cuba, California's two U.S. senators are urging the Department of Transportation to approve scheduled non-stop air service between the state and the island nation.
Online Lodging Service Airbnb Opens Cuba Listings To WorldOnline lodging service Airbnb is allowing travelers from around the world to book stays in private homes in Cuba after the San Francisco-based company received a special authorization from the Obama administration, Airbnb announced Sunday.
President Obama Welcomed In Cuba On Historic VisitPresident Obama arrived in Cuba early Sunday evening, signaling a historic shift in U.S.-Cuba relations as the first sitting U.S. president to visit the island nation in nearly nine decades.
American Airlines Launches LAX-To-Havana Charter FlightThe inaugural charter flight between Los Angeles International Airport and Havana, Cuba, departed Saturday, creating the first West Coast link between the cities in light of improved U.S.-Cuban political relations.
Dodgers Sign Cuban OF Yusniel Diaz To $15.5 Million DealThe Los Angeles Dodgers announced on Sunday that they agreed to terms with 18-year-old Cuban outfielder Yusniel Diaz.
American Airlines To Offer Charter Flights From LAX To CubaTaking advantage of loosening travel restrictions to Cuba, American Airlines will begin to offer charter flights from LAX to the Caribbean island nation later this year.
American Airlines To Offer Nonstop Flights From LAX To CubaAmerican Airlines plans to begin charter service from Los Angeles to Havana later this year.
USA Dismantles Cuba 6-0 In Gold Cup; Dempsey Nets Hat TrickClint Dempsey scored on a fourth-minute header, added a pair of second-half goals for his first international hat trick, and the United States routed Cuba 6-0 on Saturday to reach its eighth straight CONCACAF Gold Cup semifinal.
Pope's Climate-Change Stand Deepens Conservatives' DistrustConservative distrust of Pope Francis, which has been building in the U.S. throughout his pontificate, is reaching a boiling point over his plan to urge action on climate change.