US Removes Limits On Bringing In Cuban Rum, CigarsThe Obama administration announced Friday that it is eliminating a $100 limit on the value of Cuban rum and cigars that American travelers can bring back from the island.
From Colorado to Cuba: The Next RevolutionColoradans planning to get to Cuba in the near future will find a country dramatically lacking in infrastructure and the kind of amenities American tourists have come to expect.
Colorado Congressman In Cuba With Obama Hopes For Trade TiesA Colorado congressman in Cuba with President Barack Obama is looking forward to trade ties between his state and the island nation — starting with direct flights.
Frontier Seeks Permission To Fly To Cuba, Including Direct Flight From DenverDenver's Frontier Airlines is among at least eight airlines that have asked for permission to fly to Cuba, including a direct flight from Denver to Havana.
Obama: Guantanamo Bay Undermines Security, Must Be ClosedPresident Barack Obama on Tuesday vowed to "once and for all" close the detention center at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba and transfer the most detainees to a facility in the U.S., but the plan doesn't name which facilities, including one in Colorado, where detainees would be housed.
Pentagon's Guantanamo Closing Plan Lists 7 Existing Prison Facilities In ColoradoThe Obama administration on Tuesday released its long-awaited plan to close the detention center at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, and transfer remaining detainees to a facility in the United States.
Critics: Changing Guantanamo Prison's ZIP Code Isn't A FixPresident Obama's quest to close the prison at Guantanamo Bay, perhaps by moving some detainees to the United States, has fostered an unusual alliance between his congressional critics and liberal-leaning advocacy groups.
40 Colorado Sheriffs Sign Letter To White House Opposing Guantanamo Detainees PlanAs President Barack Obama considers what to do about fulfilling his campaign pledge to close the prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, and possibly bring the prisoners to Colorado, 40 sheriffs from Colorado have voiced their opposition in a letter to the White House.
Group Of Colorado Travelers Find Optimism In CubaA group of travelers from the Boulder area have returned from Cuba with vivid impressions and guarded optimism.
Pope's Climate-Change Stand Deepens Conservatives' DistrustConservative distrust of Pope Francis, which has been building in the U.S. throughout his pontificate, is reaching a boiling point over his plan to urge action on climate change.
Top Ten Stories Of 2014The disappearance of a plane carrying hundreds, the fall of an iconic comedian, and the rise of a brutal terror group are just some of the biggest news stories of the year. Here are CBS Local's top ten news stories of 2014.
Rep. DeGette Thinks Removal Of Cuba Blockade Will Benefit U.S. CompaniesU.S. Rep. Diana DeGette was in Cuba the day before President Obama made this week’s big announcement.