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NJ Sen. Menendez Wants Federal Probe Of Potential Cuban Role In Allegations Against Him

Sen. Robert Menendez said Tuesday that he has asked the Justice Department to investigate whether the Cuban government had a role in allegations against him that have made him a target of a federal probe.

07/08/2014

Cuba Libre (Credit, Michelle Hein)

Top Spots For Cuban Cuisine

There are a few restaurants in the Philadelphia area that can almost sate my hankering for Cuban cuisine when it strikes. Here’s where to go for a taste of an island that’s so close, yet—sadly—so far for most of us.

01/02/2014

(Mariela Castro, in Feburary 2013.  Credit: Adalberto Roque/ AFP/ Getty Images)

2013 IN REVIEW: Fidel Castro’s Niece Visits Philadelphia For LGBT Event

But the visit almost didn’t happen.

12/31/2013

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Phillies Sign Free Agent Miguel Alfredo Gonzalez

The Philadelphia Phillies have signed free agent right-handed pitcher Miguel Alfredo Gonzalez, Senior Vice President & General Manager Ruben Amaro Jr. announced Friday.

08/30/2013

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Guilty Pleas For 2 NJ Slay Suspects Caught In Cuba

Prosecutors say two former southern New Jersey residents have pleaded guilty in the slaying of a man whose body was found in a burning car nearly three years ago.

07/14/2013

(Credit: John McDevitt)

Raúl Castro’s Daughter Speaks In Philadelphia On Gay Rights In Cuba

A panel discussion was held Saturday afternoon in Center City on gay civil rights in Cuba and the daughter of the Cuban President was among the speakers.

05/04/2013

(Mariela Castro speaking at Equality Forum Credit: John McDevitt)

Cuban President’s Daughter Visits Philadelphia To Participate In Equality Forum

The Cuban president’s daughter is in Philadelphia to participate in a panel discussion and to receive an award for her gay rights activism.

05/03/2013

(Mariela Castro, in Feburary 2013.  Credit: Adalberto Roque/ AFP/ Getty Images)

Castro’s Daughter Denied Permission To Visit Philadelphia For Upcoming Conference

Equality Forum executive director Malcom Lazin says Mariela Castro accepted an invitation several months ago to speak at the conference and receive an award on May 4.

04/25/2013

Map of Cuba

Exit Visa No Longer Needed For Citizens To Leave Cuba

This week Cuba announced its citizens no longer need an exit visa to leave the country, giving them the freedom to leave without government permission.

10/20/2012

Ozzie Guillen

Ozzie Guillen’s Big Mistake

Anyone who doesn’t understand the magnitude of Ozzie Guillen’s mistake, needs to take a closer look.

04/13/2012

Stigall Show Log 4.6.11

Chris breaks down the battle over the budget and the Republicans fear of being blamed for a government shutdown. He talks to Tom Joyner, co-owner of Milkboy Coffee, who is engaged in a battle with unions, Phillies Play-By-Play Announcer Tom McCarthy about last night’s loss to the Mets and to Jeff Gaynor about his junk food tour.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–04/06/2011

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Fidel Castro’s Daughter Speaks At Rutgers-Camden

People revolting in the streets in Libya, Egypt and Tunisia seemed unlikely to many just a few months ago, but their success is spawning new questions about the stability other oppressive regimes.

03/03/2011

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