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APR 21, 2014 - Huffington Post

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Cuba's Housing Crisis Worsens

HAVANA (AP) — The residents of 308 Oquendo Street were jolted awake in the middle of the night by violent shaking and a noise that they likened to a freight train, or an exploding bomb. Part of their building's seventh floor had collapsed into the interior patio, heavily damaging apartments on the floors below. No one died, but the 120 ...

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APR 19, 2014 - Huffington Post

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Gabriel García Márquez's Complicated Relationship With His Hometown

ARACATACA, Colombia (AP) — Gabriel Garcia Marquez and his homeland had a relationship as conflicted as any in the Nobel laureate's twisting and impassioned novels. Colombia inspired and dismayed Garcia Marquez in equal measure, and the feeling was often mutual. Nowhere is that ambiguity more evident than in this sweltering hamlet that was the inspiration for the fictitious Macondo in ...

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APR 18, 2014 - San Francisco Chronicle

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Mixed feelings for Garcia Marquez in hometown

Nowhere is that more evident than in the sleepy hamlet that inspired the fictitious hometown Macondo in the Nobel laureate's "One Hundred Years of Solitude." An aqueduct officials have promised for decades to relieve frequent water outages has never been completed despite numerous ribbon-cutting ceremonies. In death, however, he's had more luck: among those expressing effusive praise and sadness included ...

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APR 18, 2014 - Yahoo! News

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World leaders, writers pay tribute to Garcia Marquez

Presidents, writers and celebrities paid tribute Friday to Nobel-winning Colombian author Gabriel Garcia Marquez, the late giant of Latin American literature whose work inspired generations of story-tellers. Garcia Marquez, who died Thursday at age 87, was mourned in the European cities where he once lived, the United States and his native Colombia that inspired his surreal stories of family, love ...

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APR 18, 2014 - Financial Times

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Gabriel García Márquez, author, 1927-2014

The winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1982 was once described by Fidel Castro as ‘the most powerful man in Latin America’

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