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Canadian diplomat says government sent him back to Cuba with brain injury

Toronto Sun 17 May 2021
A senior Canadian diplomat says he was posted to Cuba by Global Affairs Canada in 2018 without being told he already had signs of brain damage consistent with Havana syndrome after earlier short-term deployments there ... Such testing is now done routinely on Canadian diplomatic staff before they are posted to Cuba.
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'I should not have been sent back there': Canadian diplomat says government sent him back to Cuba with brain injury

Canada Dot Com 17 May 2021
A senior Canadian diplomat says he was posted to Cuba by Global Affairs Canada in 2018 ... Such testing is now done routinely on Canadian diplomatic staff before they are posted to Cuba.
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Cuba-Rushford school district budget requires 'supermajority' vote: What you need to know

Wellsville Daily Reporter 17 May 2021
The Cuba-Rushford Central School District needs at least 60% of district voters to approve its $23,980,195 budget Tuesday, despite not increasing the tax levy over last year’s level ... Cuba-Rushford’s tax cap for 2021-22 is a negative percentage ... Neu noted Cuba-Rushford voters typically approve school budgets by wide margins.
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An expert guide to making perfect daiquiri cocktails at home

Stylist 13 May 2021
An expert guide to making perfect daiquiri cocktails at home. Posted by Alex Sims for Food and Drink. Share this. Series ... backgroundLayer 1 ... So, naturally, it’s the perfect tipple for a post-lockdown summer filled with garden parties and park get-togethers. Hailing from Cuba, it’s thought the daiquiri’s origins stem from the Spanish-American War in 1898.
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Cowburn keys Wellsville to thrilling win over B-R

Olean Times Herald 07 May 2021
BOLIVAR — It was how you might expect a game between two of the county’s heavyweights to go ... And when they finally reached that point, it was Wellsville that was left standing ... ALLEGANY CO. DIV. I ... +4 ... Fillmore 12, Cuba-Rushford 3 ... Lillian Forward posted the lone hit while Sydney Howard struck out five in three innings of relief for Cuba-Rushford (0-3) ... .
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Colombia's protests are threat, test for US

The Hill 07 May 2021
Debbie Mucarsel-PowellDebbie Mucarsel-PowellTrump, Florida complicate Biden approach to Cuba The Hill's Morning Report - Presented by Mastercard - Coast-to-coast fears about post-holiday COVID-19 spread The Memo.
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British MPs Sign Parliamentary Motion in Support of Normalising Relations Between Cuba and the US ...

GlobalResearch 05 May 2021
That this House recognises the US blockade of Cuba has cost the Cuban economy billions of dollars; causes shortages in essential services; and has been exacerbated by the Trump administration’s designation of Cuba as ‘state sponsors of terrorism’ – a politically motivated move ...
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Cuban activist's hunger strike hits a nerve in and outside island as social tensions mount

Finger Lakes Times 04 May 2021
While other Cuban activists have gone on hunger strikes in the past year to protest the regime's increased monitoring and repression of dissidents, Otero Alc�ntara's case appears to have struck a nerve among officials in and outside Cuba ... Embassy in Cuba pleaded for respect in a post on Twitter.
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Cuba’s long biotech investments could pay off in COVID vaccines

Al Jazeera 03 May 2021
Ramon Espinosa/AP Photo]“Cuba would have had to pay and it doesn’t have the money,” said Amílcar Pérez Riverol, post-doctoral fellow at São Paulo State University in Brazil and a veteran of Cuba’s laboratories ... It has led to headlines such as “Against the odds, Cuba could become a coronavirus vaccine powerhouse” in the Washington Post.
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Cuban journalist Mary Karla Ares detained over protest coverage

CPJ 03 May 2021
... confiscation of his artwork and the lack of free expression in the country, according to news reports, a report by ICLEP, and Ares’ video, which was streamed on her personal Facebook account, where she frequently posts reporting and commentary about political issues in Cuba.
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Letters to the Editor: A disgraceful NIMBY push to block homeless housing in Chatsworth

The Los Angeles Times 02 May 2021
To the editor. I am not surprised by the delaying tactics of Los Angeles City Councilman John Lee, who is attempting to block construction of a homeless housing complex in Chatsworth ... Nestor Fantini, Northridge Advertisement. ... Opinion ... Torpor and long lines feel the same in a post-Castro Cuba ... Torpor and long lines feel the same in a post-Castro Cuba.
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Letters to the Editor: Using our coastal waters as a DDT dump is criminal. Prosecute the offenders

The Los Angeles Times 02 May 2021
To the editor ... This pollution has very real consequences for not only marine mammals, but for humans as well, who share the same water and eat the same seafood. The U.S ... Jeff Boehm, Sausalito, Calif. Advertisement ... .. To the editor ... Opinion ... Torpor and long lines feel the same in a post-Castro Cuba ... Torpor and long lines feel the same in a post-Castro Cuba.
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Op-Ed: How conspiracy theories about COVID-19 prey on Latinos

The Los Angeles Times 02 May 2021
... (One analysis after the 2020 election found that Facebook put warnings on half of false English-language posts but only on 10% of Spanish-language misinformation.) ... Torpor and long lines feel the same in a post-Castro Cuba ... Torpor and long lines feel the same in a post-Castro Cuba.
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Op-Ed: Why theater makes us better people. Bring it back

The Los Angeles Times 02 May 2021
Fourteen months into the pandemic, countless aspects of what was once everyday life have grown foreign. Near the top of the list is live theater ... That’s not good for theaters, many of which will not survive the pandemic ... Advertisement ... Torpor and long lines feel the same in a post-Castro Cuba ... Torpor and long lines feel the same in a post-Castro Cuba.
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Op-Ed: Got an idea for a cool app? How big tech can turn it into a ...

The Los Angeles Times 02 May 2021
I used to work in tech as a user experience (UX) expert. I was a professional nerd. Nerds in our industry like to begin their sentences with “Wouldn’t it be cool ... This exact trap once snagged me. And I almost didn’t realize it ... 222 L.A ... Torpor and long lines feel the same in a post-Castro Cuba ... Torpor and long lines feel the same in a post-Castro Cuba.
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