| Feb 26, 2015
| 5:21 PM
WASHINGTON — Cuba's role in enabling a criminal pipeline to Florida must be examined as the United States moves to restore relations with the Communist-led island, the leader of a key congressional panel said Thursday.
Jeff Duncan, chairman of the...
| Feb 6, 2015
| 7:23 PM
South Florida's Cuban-American House members say they expect Congress to take up legislation to tighten an immigration law that gives Cubans unique rights to enter the U.S. without permission and quickly become permanent residents.
| Feb 4, 2015
| 4:55 PM
WASHINGTON — U.S. officials will demand the return of fugitives who have committed crimes in the United States and are hiding in Cuba, a high-ranking State Department negotiator promised Wednesday.
"This is a very high priority for us, and we...
| Jan 16, 2015
| 1:49 PM
British Prime Minister David Cameron and Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., will be among the guests this weekend on CBS' "Face the Nation." The program starts at 10:30 a.m. Sunday on WKMG-Channel 6. Other guests are White House senior adviser Dan Pfeiffer and...
| Dec 18, 2014
| 6:52 AM
President Barack Obama on Wednesday abruptly ended more than 50 years of U.S. attempts to isolate Cuba, ushering in sweeping changes that will connect Floridians to the island through increased travel, business and communication links.
The policy will...
| Jan 9, 2015
| 2:37 PM
We know the vast majority of Cubans who've immigrated here to escape a dictatorship are honest people who make enormous daily contributions to our community, economy and culture.
But a sliver of new arrivals are not here to flee political persecution....
| Feb 23, 2015
| 1:29 PM
Controversy continues to swirl around the upcoming Congressional address by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on March 3 in Washington, D.C.
The trouble began when the Israeli prime minister accepted an invitation by House Speaker John Boehner...
| Jan 23, 2015
| 12:36 PM
About 27,000 foreign residents of Broward County have a chance to live legal: find a job, obtain a driver's license and cast off fears of deportation under President Barack Obama's forthcoming immigration rules.
They are among 253,000 Floridians and 5.2...
| Feb 18, 2015
| 9:03 AM
Key Republican members of Congress from South Florida are lining up behind former Gov. Jeb Bush's presidential campaign over their colleague U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio's possible candidacy.
The Hill, a Washington based newspaper and news website, surveyed the...
| Feb 5, 2015
| 12:18 PM
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama's outreach to Cuba will only perpetuate the torture, beatings and harsh imprisonment faced by Cubans who dare speak out against the Castro regime, former political prisoner Jorge Garcia Perez Antunez told...
| Jan 28, 2015
| 3:38 PM
According to an NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll before the State of the Union Address, Americans believe that "securing the border" should be a priority — after helping the economy, defeating the Islamic State and reducing the deficit.