Fidel Castro

This photo combination of four handout pictures show, top left, an unaltered image provided by photographer Alex Castro of Argentina's President Cristina Fernandez, left, with Cuban leader Fidel Castro, right, and Fidel's wife Dalia Soto del Valle during a private meeting, Jan. 26, 2014, in Havana, Cuba. On the top right is the same image released through Estudios Revolucion, digitally altered to remove what appears to be a hearing aid from the retired leader's ear. The bottom left image is a blown up view of the unaltered image and the bottom right image is a blown up view of the altered image. The Associated Press is eliminating from its archive this image and six more of the Cuban government handout photos of Fidel Castro meeting with leaders participating in a recent Latin America and Caribbean summit, after determining some were digitally altered. (AP Photo/Alex Castro, Cubadebate)

AP: Fidel Castro handout photos digitally altered

NEW YORK (AP) — The Associated Press is eliminating from its archive seven Cuban government handout photos of Fidel Castro after determining some were digitally altered to remove what appears to be a hearing aid […]

02/10/2014

A poster of Cuba's Fidel Castro hangs on the wall of a food market next to plate that reads in Spanish "I'm looking at you" in Havana, Cuba, Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2013. Castro turns 87 on Tuesday. (AP Photo/Franklin Reyes)

Fidel Castro turns 87 behind closed doors

HAVANA (AP) — Fidel Castro turned 87 behind closed doors Tuesday, with official tributes in state media serving as a reminder that the clock is ticking on his revolutionary generation’s grip on power. Castro stepped […]

08/13/2013

Amanda Berry, Gina DeJesus and Michelle Knight (l-r) in their YouTube video thanking the public for their support.

Fund for Cleveland women held captive tops $1.3M

CLEVELAND (AP) — A fund to help three Cleveland women who were held captive in a house for over a decade has now raised more than $1.3 million. Organizers of the Cleveland Courage Fund said […]

08/02/2013

(AP Photo)

Hugo Chavez, fiery Venezuelan leader, dies at 58

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — President Hugo Chavez was a fighter. Almost the only adversary it seemed he couldn’t beat was cancer.

03/05/2013

Fidel Castro rumor mill continues to churn

HAVANA (AP) – The rumor mill about the health of Fidel Castro is churning again, even after state media published a letter attributed to the aging Cuban revolutionary and relatives at home and abroad denied […]

10/19/2012

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