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Plan For Cuba Ferry Terminal Reveals Shift In Miami Politics

Miami-Dade County is considering building a ferry terminal that would serve carriers offering regular service to Cuba. It's a sign that in a city that's home to Cuban exiles, times have changed.

Pelican Unwed Sailor
Cantelowes Toumani Diabate

Emmanuel Kwame, 60, lost his sight to river blindness as a young man. He lives in Asubende, Ghana, earning a living as a farmer and fisherman. Jason Beaubien/NPR hide caption

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The Farmer And Fisherman Who Lost His Sight To River Blindness

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Rockelbel's Canon (Pachelbel Canon in D)

Guinea is where the Ebola outbreak started in West Africa. In this photo from November 2014, workers from the local Red Cross prepare to bury people who died of the virus. Kenzo Tribouillard /AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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5 Mysteries About Ebola: From Bats To Eyeballs To Blood

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Ennui Germany Germany
Bright Lights Germany Germany
Just Like Me Marcus Anderson
Star Wars Main Title/The Arrival at Naboo The London Symphony Orchestra
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After Attack, An Uproar Over A Call For French Jews To Quit Wearing Yarmulkes

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Planting the Seed David Holmes
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Plan For Cuba Ferry Terminal Reveals Shift In Miami Politics

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Causas y azares Harold López-Nussa
Buenos Modales Harold Lopez Nussa
Summon the Elders John Wojciechowski
Good Evening Near the Parenthesis
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The All-Clear Dorena
Her Comforting Touch Dorena
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