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[South America/Caribbean] VIDEO: Kimmel Has 'Footage' of Pope Francis Getting Caught Smuggling Cigars from Cuba

No, it was actually a joke video put together by host Jimmy Kimmel‘s team, in which the Pope tried to smuggle over $100 worth of Cuban cigars into the U.S.
Mediaite
added Sep 23, 2015 16:58
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[South America/Caribbean, USA] US Amends Cuba Policy, Further Easing Travel, Trade and Remittance

a new set of policy changes went into effect. The new rules don't drastically alter the restrictions on who can travel to Cuba, or suddenly legalize Cuban cigar sales to the U.S., but they do remove a slew of legal barriers for U.S. businesses and Cuban
Cigar Aficionado
added Sep 22, 2015 16:59
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[Brazil, South America/Caribbean] Former smoker who lost his voice box to throat cancer poses as a newsstand cashier selling cigarettes so he can warn customers about the horrific dangers of smoking

João Cândido, from the Brazilian state of Paraña, was diagnosed with larynx cancer 14 years after he stopped smoking two packs a day... The Brazilian public service announcement reminds people what can happen when smoking doesn't kill them
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 2, 2015 10:55
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[South America/Caribbean] Kerry in Cuba: More Interested in Cigars Than Dissidents

He did meet with human rights activists...“After Kerry visited a shop in a boutique hotel, an aide was seen carrying out bags of what appeared to be three bottles of rum, cigar boxes and a humidor.”
Newsweek
added Aug 23, 2015 16:25
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[South America/Caribbean] Cuba to unveil Tobacco Trail as new tourist attraction

Cuba's Tourism Ministry (Mintur) announced recently it will launch the Tobacco Trail or Tobacco Route in September, during this year's tourism and nature fair (Turnat) in westernmost Pinar del Rio province, home to lush tobacco plantations.
Xinhua Newswire
added Jul 26, 2015 05:55
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[Latin America, South America/Caribbean] Once Philip Morris Workers, Now They Clamp Down On Uruguay's Smokers

"They gathered us all, and officially and without any previous warning, tell us that management had decided to close the factory down," he says. The reason they gave was the excessive regulation of smoking in Uruguay....
National Public Radio (NPR)
added May 9, 2015 17:11
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[South America/Caribbean, USA] Cuba Fights for “Cohiba” Trademark on Quality Cigars

The U.S. Supreme Court recently ruled in favor of a Cuban state-owned company and refused to intervene in a dispute over the “Cohiba” trademark. This is the most recent development in the long-standing rivalry between General Cigar Co Inc., an American (
American University Intellectual Property Brief
added Mar 25, 2015 19:13
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[South America/Caribbean] Conan in Cuba: Cigars, rum, and 6 other segments from his historic trip

No televised trip to Havana is complete without a trip to a cigar factory, apparently, and O'Brien made the most of his, jumping on the PA system to address the workers and trying his hand at a hand-roll. His cigar looked more like a reuben than a Cuban,
Mashable.com
added Mar 8, 2015 09:36
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[Canada, South America/Caribbean] Conan O'Brien takes talk show to Cuba for cigars, rum and rumba

To mark the historic event, O'Brien took it upon himself to serve as an unofficial ambassador and tour guide, visiting a Cuban cigar factory...socialite Paris Hilton dined with British supermodel Naomi Campbell at the closing gala of the International Ha
Calgary (Alb) Sun (ca)
added Mar 8, 2015 09:32
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[South America/Caribbean] Paris Hilton Goes Cigar Shopping in Cuba + More of What You Missed on Instagram

Obama is working hard to improve relations with the Communist country so the heiress can take Instagram photos with oversized cigars.
VH 1 (Viacom)
added Mar 8, 2015 09:44
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