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Thursday Jul 10 | Billboard

Michael Brun On Helping His Homeland & Kid Coconut...

There's maturity in the Haitian artist's voice that belies his years, perhaps drawn from an adolescence spent surrounded by his Caribbean country's endemic poverty.

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Related Topix: Haiti, World News, Central America, Davidson College, Davidson, NC

Wed Jul 09, 2014

Newberry Observer

Medical, educational, spiritual benefits supplied to Haiti thanks to mission

On Saturday, June 21, Dr. Mike and Karin White, their daughters Leanna and Lauren, Rachel and Levi Hoover and Brother Tom Dorsey traveled to Port-Au-Prince, Haiti to do medical mission work.

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Related Topix: Haiti, World News, Central America, Newberry, SC

Fri Jul 04, 2014

Caribbean News Now!

Anti-corruption watchdog hails Haiti's unprecedented efforts to fight corruption

By Joseph Guyler Delva PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti -- The head of the Heritage Foundation for Haiti, a local branch of Transparency International, acknowledged on Wednesday that the Haitian government has shown unprecedented political will to fight corruption in the Caribbean country with a long tradition of corrupt practices.

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Related Topix: Haiti, World News, Heritage Foundation, Charitable Organizations

Wed Jul 02, 2014

News Times

Virus strikes hard in Haiti's crowded shantytowns

In this June 30, 2014, photo, Delimene Saint Lise holds her 2-month-old daughter Gisline inside their tent home in the Delmas section of Port-au-Prince as the child suffers with chikungunya, a newly arrived mosquito-borne illness.

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Related Topix: Haiti, World News, Central America, Travel, Haiti Travel, Caribbean Travel,

The Washington Post

Virus strikes hard in Haiti's crowded shantytowns

In this June 30, 2014, photo, Delimene Saint Lise holds her 2-month-old daughter Gisline inside their tent home in the Delmas section of Port-au-Prince as the child suffers with chikungunya, a newly arrived mosquito-borne illness.

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Related Topix: Haiti, World News, Central America, Travel, Haiti Travel, Caribbean Travel, Port-au-Prince, Haiti Travel, Epidemic, Natural Disasters

Sat Jun 28, 2014

Caribbean News Now!

Fight against corruption is key in fight against poverty, says Haiti PM

Also, for the convenience of our readers and the online community generally, we have reproduced the complete Caribbean Net News archives from 2004 to 2010 here .

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Related Topix: Haiti, World News

Wed Jun 25, 2014

Caribbean News Now!

Key suspect in murder of Haitian journalist extradited from Argentina

By Joe Colas PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti -- A key suspect in the murder of famous Haitian journalist Jean Dominique has been extradited to Haiti from Argentina where he had been arrested and detained in a criminal investigation that has been ongoing for more than 14 years.

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Related Topix: Haiti, World News, Central America, Journalism, Prison

Mon Jun 23, 2014

The Macon Telegraph

Judge orders subpoena for Dallemand deposition in Haiti

JASON VORHEES/THE TELEGRAPH Romain Dallemand is seen in his Bibb County school superintendent’s office on Feb. 9, 2011.

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Related Topix: Haiti, World News, Central America, Education Etc., Bibb County, GA, Prison

Sun Jun 15, 2014

Planetizen

When is Density Beneficial in Disasters?

In an article titled " How Density Makes Us Safer During Natural Disasters " from September 2013, author Vishaan Chakrabarti discusses how density done right can result in cities that fare better than suburban communities during natural disasters such as the East Coast's Hurricane Sandy.

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Related Topix: Hurricane, Weather, Hurricane Sandy, Haiti, World News

Sat Jun 14, 2014

The Austin Chronicle

Lit-urday: Romance and Cigarettes

It's been a long week, and now you deserve to have one day when you can curl up with a good book - let's call it Lit-urday.

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Related Topix: Haiti, World News, Central America,

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