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HAVANA (AP) — Melba Hernandez, who helped Fidel Castro launch his revolutionary battle with a failed 1953 attack on a military barracks and was later named a "heroine of the Cuban Revolution," has died. She was 92.
KISSIMMEE, Fla. (AP) — R.A. Dickey pitched five shutout innings Sunday before the Houston Astros came back to beat the Toronto Blue Jays 4-3 in an exhibition game.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows:
ST. LOUIS, Mo. (Ivanhoe Newswire) –More than 25 million Americans suffer from asthma. Steroids, inhalers, and pills are some of the main methods used to control symptoms. However, soon there may be a new way that’s not a drug, but a device that has been successful for sleep disorders.
MESA, Ariz. (AP) — Mike Moustakas homered twice, Eric Hosmer added three hits and the Kansas City Royals beat the Chicago Cubs 5-3 on Sunday.
NEW YORK (AP) — Cape Cod Carol rolled to an easy win Friday as the 3-5 favorite in the $62,720 allowance feature for fillies and mares at Aqueduct.
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida legislators aren't worrying about budget cuts or how to balance the state budget this year. Instead the Republican-controlled Florida Legislature will spend the next nine weeks trying to figure out how to spend an expected budget surplus of more than $1 billion. Gov. Rick Scott wants legislators to use the surplus for tax and fee cuts of nearly $600 million, including a roll back in auto registration fees.
MIAMI (AP) — Huber Matos Benitez (OO'-ber MAH'-tos ben-EE'-tez), who was a leader of the Cuban Revolution before becoming an opponent of Fidel Castro, has died. He was 95.
MIAMI (AP) — A second member of the "Cuban Five" spy ring has been released from a U.S. prison after spending more than 15 years behind bars.
MIAMI (AP) — With political uprisings in Venezuela and the Ukraine, U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio is urging the world not to forget the Cuban people's struggles. The son of Cuban immigrants on Saturday helped thousands of Cuban exiles and Cuban-Americans in Miami inaugurate a monument dedicated to those who died in opposition to Cuba's communist government.
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FILE - In this June 30, 2010 file photo, Elian Gonzalez attends an official event with Cuba's President Raul Castro in Havana, Cuba. The young Cuban raft boy who was the subject of a high-profile international custody dispute more than a decade ago, turned 20 on Friday, Dec. 6, 2013. Cuban state media report that Gonzalez is in Ecuador as part of a delegation of the World Festival of Youth and Students, his first trip overseas trip since he was reunited with his father in 2000. (AP Photo/Adalberto Roque, File Pool)
JOHANNESBURG (AP) -- Nelson Mandela, who became one of the world's most beloved statesmen and a colossus of the 20th century when he emerged from 27 years in prison to negotiate an end to white minority rule in South Africa, has died. He was 95.
Ariel Castro's home at 2207 Seymour Avenue in Cleveland Ohio. Amanda Berry, Gine DeJesus, and Michelle Knight were held in this house.
Five decades after President John F. Kennedy was fatally shot and long after official inquiries ended, thousands of pages of investigative documents remain withheld from public view. The contents of these files are partially known _ and intriguing _ and conspiracy buffs are not the only ones seeking to open them for a closer look.
On the very day John F. Kennedy died, a cottage industry was born. Fifty years and hundreds of millions of dollars later, it's still thriving.
Sarasota, FL- The Sarasota Police Department is taking you on a virtual ride-along. Friday, the Sarasota Police Department will host its first ever Tweet from the Beat. The event is set for Friday, November 1, from 7 p.m. until 2 a.m.
Mugshot from June, 2012 arrest
MANATEE COUNTY - Palmetto Police say they have a suspect in a shooting that led a Bradenton hospital to go on lockdown over the weekend.
CLEVELAND (AP) -- The Cleveland man accused of holding three women captive in his home for about a decade agreed to plead guilty Friday in a deal to avoid the death penalty.
FILE-In this Wednesday, July 17, 2013, file photo shows Ariel Castro standing before a judge during his arraignment in Cleveland. Several media outlets in Cleveland reported Thursday, July 25, 2013, that a deal has been offered to resolve the case against 53-year-old Castro. The prosecutor’s office declined comment. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak, File)
FILE - This undated file photo provided by the Cuyahoga County Jail shows Ariel Castro in Cleveland. The man accused of holding three women captive in his Cleveland home for about a decade was scheduled for his first court appearance Wednesday June 12, 2013 to answer to hundreds of charges, including rape and kidnapping. (AP Photo/Cuyahoga County Jail, File)
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A Cleveland man accused of holding three women captive for a decade has been indicted on 329 charges including aggravated murder, kidnapping and rape.