Cuban spy renouncing US citizenship to stay home

FILE - In this file photo released on Wednesday Oct. 12, 2011 by the state media Cubadebate website, convicted Cuban agent Rene Gonzalez talks on the phone accompanied by his youngest daughter Ivette, after he was freed from a Florida jail, after serving 13 years of a 15-year sentence, in Marianna, Fla. Gonzalez, one of the so-called "Cuban Five," will be able to permanently remain in Cuba in exchange for renouncing his U.S. citizenship, a federal judge ruled Friday, May 3, 2013 after U.S. officials dropped their initial opposition. (AP Photo/Cubadebate, File)HAVANA (AP) — A Cuban spy who spent 13 years in a U.S. prison renounced his American citizenship Monday, part of a deal that allows him to avoid returning to the United States to serve out the remainder of his probation.