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[Kentucky] Derby Eve gala features Cuban cigar icon

Hirochi Robaina — the first Cuban cigar maker to tour the country with permission from the Cuban government since the longstanding United States' trade embargo was implemented — will help Riverside Cigar Shop and Lounge celebrate its fourth anniversary d
Louisville (KY) Courier-Journal
added May 1, 2015 13:34
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Cuban tobacco: New interest in an old tradition

So popular were Vegas Robaina cigars during the XVIII Festival Habano, which celebrated the Cuban cigar from Feb. 29 to March 4 this year, that there was scarcely a box to be found in Havana weeks after the event ended. The rapprochement between the Uni
Kitchener-Waterloo (ONT) Record (ca)
added Aug 15, 2016 01:27
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[Florida] Miami archbishop deems Pope Francis’ ‘emotional’ trip to Cuba a success

Wenski pulled four cigars ... handed them out to Auxiliary Bishop Peter Baldacchino of Miami, Auxiliary Bishop Octavio Cisneros of Brooklyn and Bishop Joe Vásquez of Austin... So what do four bishops having a smoke after spending a few days with the pope
Miami (FL) Herald
added Sep 26, 2015 21:16
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[Cuba, Florida] Tobacco Marketing's Influence on Immigrant's Smoking Takes Center Stage in Emphysema Trial Against RJR

Attorneys sparred over the influence allegedly deceptive tobacco marketing had in a Cuban immigrant’s smoking decisions as trial opened Tuesday in a suit against R.J. Reynolds over his fatal emphysema. Santos v. R.J. Reynolds, 2008-CA-000849.
Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Aug 15, 2015 10:52
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[USA] U.S.-Cuba Thaw May Lead to Cigar Price Gain, Altadis Says

could lead to an increase in prices for premium cigars if more Americans are able to buy them to smoke, the head of Imperial Tobacco Group Plc’s (IMT) Spanish unit said.
Bloomberg News
added Jan 2, 2015 21:49
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Cuban tobacco farms 'show other side of cigar trade'

Cuban cigars are the country's most lucrative export, but tobacco farmers are often shortchanged in the government-controlled industry.
Special Broadcasting Service (SBS) (au)
added Nov 20, 2013 15:44
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[Cuba] Kourtney Kardashian Shows Off Her Love for Cigars

Kourtney’s latest Instagram picture is of her smoking a cigar... The defiant caption on the cigar pic was a famed lyric from Beyoncé’s new Lemonade album...http://www.earnthenecklace.com/contact-us/
EarnTheNecklace.com
added May 12, 2016 03:15
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[Caribbean] Cigar lovers gather in Havana amid thaw in US-Cuban relations

The luxurious world of fine cigars has inaugurated the 18th Havana Cigar Festival in the Cuban capital amid a thaw in relations with the United States, the world's largest consumer of premium cigars and a rich market where the prized smokes hand-rolled on
La Prensa (San Antonio, TX)
added Mar 3, 2016 19:01
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[Cuba, Florida] Tobacco giant defeats suit brought by family of Bay of Pigs veteran

jury sided with R.J. Reynolds Tuesday against the family of a former Bay of Pigs prisoner who smoked for five decades then died of emphysema at age 87. The jury of six ruled the tobacco giant was not responsible for the October 2005 death of Renato Santo
Miami (FL) Herald
added Aug 19, 2015 18:31
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[Caribbean] Cuban tobacco: New interest in an old tradition

With more visitors in Cuba, cigar sales on the island are brisk. One Cuban family has been producing tobacco the same way for well over 150 years and there’s a cigar, Vegas Robaina, named after them that honors the tradition.
In Cuba Today
added Jul 30, 2016 18:19
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