Mark Cuban Takes Shot at Writing an E-Book

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Mark Cuban crows about $2.99 best-selling business book

Chicago Tribune – 2011-11-30

In one day, the slim under-100-page book, titled "How to Win at the Sport of Business: If I Can Do It, You Can Do It," soared to the top of the bestseller charts.LOS ANGELES ( - With the...

Report: Mark Cuban to publish e-book

San Francisco Chronicle – 2011-11-21

(11-20) 17:15 PST , (AP) -- Internet billionaire and Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban will publish a 30,000-word "e-book" focused on business and success, according to The Wall Street Journal. The...

Mark Cuban: Will Mobile Devices Replace Laptops? via Yahoo! Finance – 2009-02-26

An interesting discussion over on our sister site, where Mark Cuban gave us permission to publish a post about the mobile future that first appeared on his Blog Maverick.

Cuban writer Rivero wins Spanish prize

Miami Herald – 2008-07-26

MADRID -- (AP) -- Cuban dissident writer Raul Rivero has won a prestigious Spanish journalism award for his work as a journalist reporting on his native country, where he spent two years in jail on...

Cuban Publishers Eager to Embrace Ebooks, Open US Market

Publishing Perspectives – 2012-12-06

Ebooks will bring Cuba's isolated publishing industry and authors to a wider audience across the Spanish-speaking world, but also the US, under the radar of the trade embargo.

Cuban-American novelist Oscar Hijuelos dies at 62: New York Times

Yahoo! News – 2013-10-14

(Reuters) - Cuban-American writer Oscar Hijuelos, who won the Pulitzer Prize for his best-selling novel "The Mambo Kings Play Songs of Love," has died at the age of 62, the New York Times reported on...

Ernest Hemingway’s Cuban archives now available in the US

The Christian Science Monitor – 2014-02-12

A set of 2,000 records found in Hemingway's Havana estate has been digitized and transferred to the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum.

Cuban Blogger Is Launching An Independent Newspaper

The Huffington Post – 2014-05-20

HAVANA (AP) — Cuba's best-known blogger says she will start publishing a general-interest newspaper online Wednesday in a move that will test both the government's openness to free expression and...

Robert Menendez: Cuban Plot Led To Daily Caller Prostitute Claims

The Huffington Post – 2014-07-08

NEW YORK -- Daily Caller editor-in-chief Tucker Carlson pushed back Tuesday following Sen. Robert Menendez's allegations that yet-unproven prostitution claims, published by the conservative news site...

After the Embargo: Cookbook Author Ana Sofia Peláez on Cuban Cuisine

Publishers Weekly – 2015-01-05

Peláez, author of 'The Cuban Table: A Celebration of Food, Flavors, and History,' talks about what might happen to Cuban cuisine after the embargo is lifted.

Cuban author wins top Spanish prize for literature

Yahoo! News – 2015-06-10

Cuban novelist Leonardo Padura, whose crime novels explore Havana's grubby underside, was on Wednesday awarded Spain's Princess of Asturias award for literature. Padura, is best known for...

Cuban players with Dodgers or Angels

Los Angeles Times – 2015-06-21

The Dodgers, who have signed five Cuban players, have been among the major league's most aggressive teams in pursuing talent from the Caribbean island. The Angels have signed one such player. A look...

Influx of Cuban players to MLB could increase steadily

Los Angeles Times – 2015-06-21

In the not-too-distant future, the Dodgers could field a lineup with Cuban-born players at catcher, second base, third base and right field.

Mark Cuban says he sees DeAndre Jordan as 'Shaq-like'

Los Angeles Times – 2015-07-04

Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban had a huge victory Friday when free-agent center DeAndre Jordan agreed to sign with his team instead of returning to the Clippers, with whom he had spent his...

Restless Books’ Publisher Searches for Cuban Science Fiction

Publishing Perspectives – 2015-07-06

As the USA and Cuba reestablish diplomatic relations, literary relations are also flourishing: Restless Books will release a series of Cuban sci-fi books. The post Restless Books’ Publisher...

Mark Cuban fined $25,000 for comments on DeAndre Jordan, Wesley Matthews

Los Angeles Times – 2015-07-08

Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban has been fined $25,000 for publicly confirming the team's free-agent deals with DeAndre Jordan and Wesley Matthews, as first reported by ESPN.

Clippers, Dallas' Cuban detail chaos over DeAndre Jordan's re-signing

Los Angeles Times – 2015-07-11

J.J. Redick was drying off from a swim lesson with his 10-month-old son when he saw the pulse-quickening text message.

Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban to DeAndre Jordan: Apology not accepted

Los Angeles Times – 2015-07-11

Dallas Mavericks' owner Mark Cuban did not accept DeAndre Jordan's apology.

Top U.S. and Cuban diplomats spar over human rights after ceremony at reopened U.S. Embassy in Havana

Los Angeles Times – 2015-08-15

U.S. Secretary of State John F. Kerry called for a "genuine democracy" in Cuba on Friday as the American flag was raised here for the first time in more than half a century, formally reopening the...

Mark Cuban: If Doc Rivers didn't re-sign DJ, his career would be over

Los Angeles Times – 2015-09-23

Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban told The Herd with Colin Cowherd on Tuesday that Clippers Coach Doc Rivers' career would have been finished if DeAndre Jordan hadn't re-signed with his team.

Review: A Cuban-American Novel on the Pain of Living in Two Worlds

The Huffington Post – 2015-09-27

This review first appeared in The National Book Review By Madeleine Blais Make Your Home Among Strangers By Jennine Capo Crucet St. Martin's Press, 399 pp., $26.99 Make Your Home Among Strangers...

Cubanabooks Brings the Voices of Cuban Women to America

Publishing Perspectives – 2015-12-02

Cubanabooks, published at Cal State Chico, was launched to publish English-language translations of books by Cuban women writers. The post Cubanabooks Brings the Voices of Cuban Women to America...

Cuban defector Yasiel Puig of Dodgers is welcomed in return to island with MLB team

Los Angeles Times – 2015-12-16

When Yasiel Puig left Cuba in a speedboat in the winter of 2012, it was with the understanding that he was turning his back on his homeland, his culture and much of his family forever. Forever turned...

During Panels, Realities of Cuban Publishing Market Laid Bare

Publishers Weekly – 2016-02-16

One of the goals of the U.S./Cuba Publishing Mission was to facilitate discussion about the cultural ties between U.S. and Cuban publishers. Although the U.S. trade embargo with Cuba has cast a long...

Historic Pact Marks New Era in Cuban Publishing

Publishers Weekly – 2016-02-16

Publishers Weekly and Combined Book Exhibit signed a memorandum of understanding with the Cuban Book Institute calling for the parties to continue to promote "cooperation and understanding" between...

U.S., Cuban Publishing Executives Vow Closer Cooperation

Publishers Weekly – 2016-02-19

The first U.S. publishing mission to Cuba in decades is seen as a first step in normalizing publishing relations between the two countries.

A Miami Bookseller Reconnects with Her Cuban Roots

Publishers Weekly – 2016-03-04

Forty years after leaving her native Cuba, Miami bookseller Raquel Roque visits Havana and the bookstore her father owned.

A Letter from PW on the Cuban Book Embargo

Publishers Weekly – 2016-03-10

Ending the embargo on books and educational materials would be an important first step in improving relations between the U.S. and Cuba.

Will Cuban Americans vote for Marco Rubio or Ted Cruz?

Los Angeles Times – 2016-03-12

Ismary Guardarrama, a 17-year-old Cuban American, was thrilled to be chosen to stand behind Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders at a recent rally here. Her older relatives joked that she...

Ahead of Obama's arrival, the Cuban government signals it is standing firm

Los Angeles Times – 2016-03-20

President Obama will arrive in Cuba on Sunday amid a wave of excitement and expectations from the Cuban people. But official Cuba is taking a hard stand. The government of President Raul Castro is...

IPG Inks Deal to Import Cuban Books

Publishers Weekly – 2016-05-19

In a deal tied directly to the U.S. Publishing Mission that visited the Havana Book Fair in February, IPG has signed a deal with a Peruvian book distributor to bring books by three Cuban publishers...

Promoter Golden Boy splits with Cuban heavyweight Luis Ortiz

Los Angeles Times – 2016-08-24

Unbeaten veteran Cuban heavyweight Luis Ortiz and his promoter, Golden Boy, struck a seven-figure settlement to split, freeing the fighter to pursue bouts in Al Haymon’s Premier Boxing Champions....

In Twitter spat with Mark Cuban, Trump jabs at Bill Clinton sex scandal

Los Angeles Times – 2016-09-25

Campaign 2016 updates: Donald Trump travels to Virginia ahead of big debate Sept. 24, 2016, 11:33 a.m. Donald Trump travels to Virginia for a rally as Hillary Clinton continues to prep ahead of...

Bitter, disbelieving: Cuban migrants en route to U.S. hope for some kind of eleventh-hour reprieve

Los Angeles Times – 2017-01-14

This sweltering town just north of Mexico’s southern border with Guatemala is a three-day bus jaunt from the U.S.-Mexico frontier, a fact that has long drawn migrants from across the globe en...

Here's why Mark Cuban says Russell Westbrook is not an MVP candidate

Los Angeles Times – 2017-03-07

Mark Cuban is not impressed with Russell Westbrook. At least not enough to include Westbrook in the conversation for NBA MVP, even though the Oklahoma City point guard is on pace to become only the...

Cuban biologist raises 2 chimpanzees in her Havana apartment

Yahoo! News – 2017-04-07

HAVANA (AP) — Over the last year Ada and Anuma II have broken Marta Llanes' television and computer key board, chewed her telephone to pieces and ruined much of her furniture.

North Korea stand-off like Cuban missile crisis in slow motion, says John McCain

Yahoo! News – 2017-05-01

The stand-off between the US and North Korea could be “like a Cuban missile crisis in slow motion” according to Senator John McCain, with Donald Trump once again dancing around the subject of...

Trump's Cuba speech a 'grotesque spectacle' fitting of the Cold War, says Cuban foreign minister

Yahoo! News – 2017-06-19

Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez made the comment during a speech in Vienna on a visit aimed at strengthening relations between Cuba and Austria. As for the real effects of policy, Mr...

'Havana' probes the mysteries and magic of the Cuban capital

The Christian Science Monitor – 2017-07-06

'Havana' probes the mysteries and magic of the Cuban capital

Bush, Cuban: Trump dragging down GOP, billionaires

Yahoo! News – 2017-07-23

NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump's performance in the White House will make it harder for Republicans — and billionaires — in the coming elections, two of his most prominent critics...

Mark Cuban Agrees With Elon Musk, Says A.I. is "Changing Everything"

Yahoo! News – 2017-07-25

Elon Musk may seem like an alarmist, but he's got an ally in Mark Cuban.

Marc Cuban: Trump Must 'Be Able to Take the Blowback' When He Attacks Athletes

Yahoo! News – 2017-09-24

Dallas Mavericks owner Marc Cuban tells Meet the Press that the president's attacks on athletes open the door for sports stars to criticize him.

Mark Cuban again speaks to a potential 2020 bid: I'd have to convince my wife

Yahoo! News – 2017-11-10

Mark Cuban continued to speak to the possibility of his running for president on Thursday, this time noting his wife's reaction to such a future political endeavor.

Cuban immigrant who was focus of deportation fight is free

Yahoo! News – 2018-03-27

AURORA, Colo. (AP) — A Cuban immigrant's long quest for freedom appears over.

Havana plane crash: 'Around 100 dead' after Cuban airliner comes down shortly after take off

Yahoo! News – 2018-05-18

State media reported that there were three survivors in a critical condition after the Boeing 737 jet, which was en route from Jose Marti International Airport to the eastern Cuban city of Holguin,...

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