Cuba Releases Alan Gross in Prisoner Swap

American contractor was detained in December 2009

Alan Gross Languishes in Cuban Jail

Former USAID subcontractor in such bad health he no longer leaves his cell

Alan Gross Begins Hunger Strike in Cuba Jail

The American contractor imprisoned in 2011 demands Obama help free him

Kerry Appeals to Iran for American’s Release

Calls for Robert Levinson’s return to U.S. seven years after his disappearance

Oscar Hijuelos’ Yiddishe Neshama

The Pulitzer Prize-winning Cuban-American novelist, who died last week, wrote meaningfully about Judaic scripture and the Holocaust

My Man in Havana

When we fled Cuba in 1962, my uncle stayed. He died 50 years later, without ever explaining his decision.

Daybreak: Major Protests in Egypt to Continue

Plus more details on the various European positions on the Palestinian United Nations bid

Daybreak: Bomb Wounds Israeli Diplomat’s Wife

Plus, Alan Gross’ assignment, the recovery rabbi, and more in the news

Sundown: The Most Irritating Time Of The Year

Plus the Australian agenda, and more

Sundown: Cuba Un-Libre

Plus a very classy mining tycoon, and more

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