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Joanne Chesimard in Cuba in an undated photo.

Posted on: Oct 4 2015 - 6:09am | #0
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Hers is not a prison with walls or guards. Friends here in Cuba’s capital, where Chesimard, 68, has lived since the 1980s, portray her as a hostage to her own growing fear – some say her omnipresent paranoia – that the renewed diplomatic ties between Cuba and the United States will lead to her return to a New Jersey prison cell to finish serving a life sentence for murdering a state trooper in 1973. Click here to read the original article...

White House considering moving Guantanamo detainees to Colorado prisons

This photo made during an escorted visit and reviewed by the US military, shows the razor wire-topped fence at the US Naval Station in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, April 9, 2014 With Colorado’s long history of holding some of the country’s most dangerous criminals in mind, the Pentagon reportedly is taking a serious look at relocating prisoners held in the Guantanamo...

Posted on: Oct 2 2015 - 11:36pm | #0
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Cuba: My Myth, My Reality

As a freelance photographer, I knew this was an opportunity I couldn’t pass up, not only from the educational and professional aspects, but for the chance to connect...

The Latest: Cuba issues tropical storm warnings

By Associated Press MIAMI – The latest on Joaquin and the storm’s predicted path. All times local: 8 p.m. The National Hurricane Center in Miami says the Cuban government has issued a tropical storm warning for several provinces as Hurricane Joaquin barrels through the Bahamas with 130-mph winds. Click here to read the original article...

Weekly champ: Thomas Wenski; chump: Kim Shepard

Thomas Wenski: The former Catholic bishop of Orlando, now the archbishop of Miami, displayed a quick wit on “The Late Show” with Stephen Colbert, who promoted his guest in a tweet as “the most exciting Catholic clergyman who isn’t in the USA on business.” Wenski didn’t disappoint, joking about speaking Spanish so well that he could...

Posted on: Oct 1 2015 - 2:16pm | #0
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