havana havana  /hə ˈvæ nə/

Definition(s):

  • (n) the capital and largest city of Cuba; located in western Cuba; one of the oldest cities in the Americas

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News

  1. Jellyfish ends Australian's Cuba-US swim attempt

    HAVANA (AP) — Five tries. Five failures.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Associated Press via Yahoo! News

  2. Havana home destroyed by fire; no injuries

    HAVANA - A Havana home was destroyed early Wednesday by a fire that caused no injuries, although several firefighters were treated for heat exhaustion, according to the Fire Department.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Peoria Journal Star

  3. Havana, Cuba and the Dead Hand of the Municipal Planner

    As I walked deeper into Havana’s Vedado district, well off the tourist track, I could feel my anxiety rising.  It was the same angst prompted by the human curation of every detail at Disneyland, where nothing feels natural or organic.  I encountered a government-run sandwich shop at a corner, followed by a government-run pizzeria at the next corner, then a crumbling concrete bus stop with vague ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Forbes

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Quotes

  1. "Americans ought to be concerned about the judgment of a presidential candidate who says he's ready to talk, in person and without conditions, with tyrants from Havana to Pyongyang, but hasn't traveled to Iraq to meet with General (David) Petraeus,...
    on Jun 3, 2004 By: John McCain Source: Newsday

  2. "My grandmother would shanghai pilots at the Havana airport so they'd bring me cartons of mango baby food - the only kind I'd eat. I learned to eat peach later. And in every carton, she'd slip a Cuban record," Estefan said.
    on Aug 26, 2007 By: Gloria Estefan Source: Forbes

  3. "Let me ask you, have you ever met anybody when they were really sick say, 'Oh my gosh, I have a desperate disease. Get me to Havana, I've got to have the best health care in the world,'" Huckabee said.
    on Jul 13, 2007 By: Mike Huckabee Source: Newsday

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