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Cuban referendum could legalize same-sex marriage and adoption | SBS News

Cubans headed to the polls to vote on a package of measures that could legalize same-sex marriage even as the country grapples with a deepening economic crisis. If approved, the 100-page “family code” would place Cuba at the forefront of progressive social policy in Latin America, legalizing same-sex marriage and civil unions, allowing same-sex couples

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Carnival cruise ship rescues Cuban migrants stranded at sea

CNN — Six Cuban migrants adrift at sea on a makeshift raft were rescued by a cruise ship last week, video shared with CNN broadcasts. Video captured the impromptu encounter on Friday as Carnival Cruise liner Carnival Paradise sailed from Tampa, Fla., to Cozumel, Mexico. The clip shows passengers cheering and clapping as the migrants

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Fire at Cuban oil facility kills 1, injures 121: officials

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! A fire caused by lightning on a oil storage facility in Cuba killed an unidentified person and injured 121, including five in critical condition, Cuban authorities said on Saturday. The Matanzas supertanker base in the Cuban city of Matanzas suffered explosions and uncontrolled flames started during a

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