Md. Congressman Talks Effort To Free Alan GrossMaryland Representative Chris Van Hollen only casually knew Alan Gross before Cubans imprisoned the aide worker, but he became intimately involved in the effort to free Gross.
Wife Says Md. Man Jailed In Cuba Threatening To Kill HimselfA dire warning from Havana, Cuba. Alan Gross, a U.S. contractor accused of spying, says he will take his own life if he's not released from prison. He's served five years of a 15-year sentence.
House Passes Bill Criminalizing 'Revenge Porn'The Maryland House of Delegates on Friday unanimously passed a bill making it a misdemeanor to post so-called "revenge porn" online.
Cuba Lashes Out About Alan Gross Health ChargesCuba lashed back Friday at what it called a campaign of distortions over the health of an imprisoned American contractor, and hinted at retaliation that could include transferring the 63-year-old man from the military hospital where he is being held to a regular prison.
Bill Richardson Seeks Release Of Md. Man Imprisoned In CubaThe State Department says the former New Mexico governor is traveling as a private citizen. But the department says it supports his efforts to obtain Alan Gross' freedom.