Havana

HAVANA, CUBA - AUGUST 14:  Hundreds of Cubans and visitors from other countries gather across the street from the newly reopened U.S. Embassy to observe the flag-raising ceremony August 14, 2015 in Havana, Cuba. The first American secretary of state to visit Cuba since 1945, Secretary of State John Kerry visited the reopened embassy, a symbolic act after the the two former Cold War enemies reestablished diplomatic relations in July.  (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Cuban Emigre Has Emotional Reaction To U.S. Flag Raising In Havana

Gisela Lopez left Cuba with her brother in 1956, when she was 18.

08/14/2015

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Best Mojitos In Chicago

The mixologists at these Chicago spots love concocting their creative and classic renditions of the refreshing mojito.

06/26/2013

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Best Live Latin Music In Chicago

Looking to get your rumba, salsa, or tango on? Chicago is no stranger to great live Latin music. Be sure to check out any of the following Chicago venues; they all offer the chance to enjoy free live music in a casual atmosphere. Brush up on Latin moves, put your dancing shoes on and go check out one of these local hotspots.

05/03/2012

Cuban-American Alberto Gonzales looks forward to traveling to Havana. (CBS)

Chicago-To-Havana Flights Spark Interest Among Cuban-Americans Here

With new charter service to Havana, many Cubans here packing their bags for their first trip to the motherland in decades. CBS 2’s Mai Martinez reports.

12/02/2011