Rodney Jay Franzen

...looked forward to returning one more time. Rodney ultimately ended up in Cuba, New Mexico where he resided with his wife and soulmate Genevie. Rodney...Torren, NM.Condolences may be sent to Genevie Franzen at PO Box 2253, Cuba, NM 87013
Pope's message to Cuba: Be willing to change

SANTIAGO, Cuba - Pope Francis marked the anniversary Monday...willing to change.Francis traveled to Cuba's fourth-largest city, Holguin, and...Santiago for an evening visit to the shrine of Cuba's patron saint, and today he will arrive...
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My Turn: A dissenting view of Veterans Day

...Air Force. There he unsuccessfully urged President John F. Kennedy to bomb the Soviet Union's nuclear missile sites in Cuba. He also argued to use nuclear weapons against the Communists who were infiltrating into South Vietnam from Laos.Officers...
Cuba, US improve relations, but sports defections continue

TORONTO - The manager of Cuba's baseball team at the Pan Am Games...about defections to the United States.Cuba has acknowledged that two players defected...changed even as the United States and Cuba open embassies today in the other's...
Carnival aims to launch Miami to Cuba cruises in May

...largest cruise company could be heading to Cuba.Starting in May, Carnival Corp. plans...first American cruise company to visit Cuba since the 1960 trade embargo. The trips...volunteer there.CEO Arnold Donald called the Cuba plans "an important first step" for his...
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Overcoming hostilities, US and Cuba to open embassies

...half-century of hostility, the United States and Cuba declared Wednesday they will reopen embassies...Despite the historic step, the U.S. and Cuba are still grappling with deep divisions...U.S. is particularly concerned about Cuba's reputed human rights violations. Cuba...
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Grievances persist despite start of new era in US-Cuba ties

...Washington sun Monday as the U.S. and Cuba formally ended more than a half-century...that he would make a reciprocal visit to Cuba to dedicate the U.S. Embassy in Havana...Bay, stop efforts to change or reform Cuba's communist government and pay compensation...
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Dempsey's 3 goals lift US over Cuba 6-0, into Gold Cup semis

...hat trick, and the United States routed Cuba 6-0 on Saturday to reach its eighth straight...for a water break after the third goal.Cuba, which has a history of defections at...for the first time since a 6-1 win over Cuba in 2008.Chandler, who has a sore knee...
Bid to shut Guantanamo roils Pentagon, White House, Congress

WASHINGTON - The Obama administration's struggling quest to close the U.S. detention center at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, is mired in state and federal politics. Frustrated White House and Pentagon officials are blaming each other for the slow...
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Speaker Boehner's last deal: 2-year budget

...produce a detailed omnibus spending bill by the Dec. 11 deadline. Policy riders on issues such as the Internet and travel to Cuba could trip them up.Details were sketchy but the tentative pact anticipates designating increases for the Pentagon as emergency...
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