House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi led a delegation of Democrats from her chamber on a visit to Cuba on Tuesday that her office said was aimed at further improving U.S. relations with the island nation.
Only somewhere between five and 27-percent of the country’s population has internet access.
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Narsai David gives out his recipe for his Cubana sauce, which uses papaya—a fruit not traditionally used in savory sauces.