Fidel Castro’s death

Fidel Castro’s final resting spot shrouded in mystery

SANTIAGO, Cuba (AP)(STL.News) — About a year ago, trucks full of building materials began arriving at the Santa Ifigenia cemetery in the eastern Cuban city of Santiago.  On Saturday, a white cloth was draped over a new structure near the mausoleum for Cuban independence leader Jose Marti. Beyond those few clues, the details of Fidel … Continue reading Fidel Castro’s final resting spot shrouded in mystery

The Latest: Vargas Llosa says Castro death to change Cuba

HAVANA (AP)(STL.News) — The latest on the death of former Cuban leader Fidel Castro (all times local): 3:20 p.m. Nobel literature laureate Mario Vargas Llosa predicts Fidel Castro’s death will change the face of Cuba. The Peruvian author is a longtime critic of Castro and contends the loss of the longtime revolutionary leader will weaken … Continue reading The Latest: Vargas Llosa says Castro death to change Cuba