The New York Cosmos were a global sensation back in the day. It’s only fitting, as part of their ongoing reincarnation as a soccer power, that they get the ball rolling in Havana.
Team chairman Seamus O’Brien said the opportunity to play Cuba’s national team in Havana is something that happened naturally.
President Obama wants Americans to be able to hop on a plane at Newark Airport and fly direct to Havana.
The endurance swimmer stroked through the Florida Straits early Monday, trying to accomplish at 61 years old what she failed to do at 28: swim more than 100 miles from Havana to Key West.