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  • U.S. Congressman Jim McGovern listen's to an guided tour of Ernest Hemingway's former home near Havana, Cuba, Monday, March 17, 2014. Island curators gave the Massachusetts Democrat and a visiting U.S. delegation a rare guided tour inside the modest but graceful Finca Vigia, a hilltop estate that is surrounded by lush tropical fruit trees and boasts panoramic views of the Havana skyline. Scholars from both countries have been working together for more than a decade to preserve the home and its treasure trove of documents, everything from bar bills and bullfighting tickets to personal notes and recipes. (AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa)

    US congressman celebrates Hemingway legacy in Cuba

    U.S. Congressman Jim McGovern visited Ernest Hemingway's former home outside the Cuban capital on Monday to celebrate a joint U.S.-Cuban effort to preserve and digitize the Nobel Prize-winning author's personal effects and writings.

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    First lady Michelle Obama's campaign for healthier school lunches has stalled in Congress after anti-hunger groups and more than 100 Democrats protested the use of food stamp dollars to pay for it.

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