November 28th @ 9:54 PM GMT
CBS News On Monday, Cuba will begin a week-long, choreographed farewell to its long-time leader Fidel Castro. Cubans are grieving as the death of Fidel Castro is beginning to set in; Pope Francis elevated three American bishops to the prestigious post of cardinal over the weekend. (World)
November 27th @ 4:09 PM GMT
Yahoo! The latest on the death of former Cuban leader Fidel Castro (all times local): (World)
November 28th @ 1:15 AM GMT
Yahoo! While Cuban-Americans partied in the streets of Miami after Fidel Castro died, dissidents in Cuba stayed home, fearing more repression though some hope his brother Raul will enact reforms. The Ladies in White movement called off a regular protest on Sunday ''out of respect'' for those who mourn Castro and to avoid being accused of committing acts of ''provocation,'' said the group's leader, Berta Soler. The group was founded in 2003 after Fidel Castro's regime imprisoned 75 dissid... (Politics)
November 28th @ 3:58 PM GMT
Yahoo! A United Nations envoy says he will employ shuttle diplomacy to help Cyprus' rival leaders get back to the negotiating table after reunification talks broke down last week. (World)
November 25th @ 10:00 PM GMT
Yahoo! The socialist leader also defended First Lady Cilia Flores as a ''revolutionary'' in his first public reaction to the guilty verdict handed down by a New York jury a week ago against two of her brothers' sons. The pair -- Efrain Antonio Campo Flores, 30, and Francisco Flores de Freitas, 31 -- were convicted of plotting to smuggle 800 kilos (1,760 pounds) of cocaine into the United States. ''Do you think this was a coincidence?'' Maduro asked supporters at a rally in Caracas. (Politics)
November 25th @ 7:53 PM GMT
Yahoo! Spanish police have announced an international arrest warrant against a powerful Ukrainian oligarch, identified by media Friday as controversial gas magnate Dmytro Firtash. Judicial authorities in Barcelona ordered ''three European arrest warrants issued against Ukrainian citizens considered the leaders'' of a criminal organisation involved in money laundering, police said in a statement late Thursday. ''Among them was a major businessman in the gas sector in Ukraine,'' the statemen... (World)
November 26th @ 4:46 PM GMT
Yahoo! President Barack Obama on Saturday said the United States is extending ''a hand of friendship to the Cuban people'' following the death of revolutionary leader Fidel Castro. The United States restored diplomatic ties with Cuba in July 2015 and re-opened its embassy in Havana a month later in a historic rapprochement ending more than a half-century of Cold War enmity with the communist island. Obama made a landmark visit to Cuba in March. (Politics)
November 28th @ 7:31 PM GMT
CBS News People are gathering across Cuba to remember former dictator Fidel Castro who died on Friday. CBS News spoke with the Cuban leader on several occasions during his time in power. When Castro appeared on ''Face the Nation'' in 1959, 200 armed men joined him in the Havana studio. Charlie Rose joins ''CBS This Morning'' from Havana to discuss his impression of Castro and the future of Cuba. (U.S. News)
November 28th @ 3:48 PM GMT
Yahoo! Ukraine's former Moscow-backed president on Monday accused pro-EU protesters who forced his ouster of provoking the 31-month pro-Russian revolt in the southeast that has claimed nearly 10,000 lives. Viktor Yanukovych is a witness in the trial of five Ukrainian riot police who are accused of opening fire at mostly unarmed people during the February 2014 revolution that turned the ex-Soviet republic toward the West. Yanukovych himself stands accused of treason in Ukraine. (World)
November 28th @ 5:48 PM GMT
Yahoo! Port-au-Prince (AFP) - Haiti's interim leader Jocelerme Privert on Monday called for calm before preliminary results from the first round of the Caribbean country's presidential election are released later in the day. ''Resorting to acts of violence can only spoil the fruits of the beautiful day we had on November 20,'' Privert said at the presidential palace in Port-au-Prince, referring to the vote held earlier this month. The election was a key step in restoring constitutional order... (Politics)
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