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  1. Seen & Heard: Student raises $3,600 for two homes in HaitiRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 14 | Post-Bulletin

    ... the relief and development organization Food For The Poor. The homes will be built in a community in Artibonite, Haiti, for families displaced during the border crisis between the Dominican Republic and Haiti. Photo/Food For The Poor ...

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  2. What Haitians Want You To Know About VodouRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 10 | ThinkProgress

    Kattelaine Boldenave waits for customers at a shop where she and her daughter sell items used in Vodou ceremonies and rituals in Gonaives, Haiti. From Arthur Miller's The Crucible to Hollywood renditions of Haitian traditions, American media has often connected the Vodou religion to the darkest aspects of black magic.

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  3. At least 9 Haitians killed when boat capsizes in rough seasRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 3 | The Daily Townsman

    Interior Ministry spokesman Albert Guillaum-Meleon says the bodies of four men, four women and a child have been recovered. He said Monday that it was not known exactly how many people were on the rickety boat and the death toll could be higher.

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  4. Deadly boat capsizingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 3 | Castanet.net

    At least nine Haitians have died after a small boat they were travelling in capsized in rough seas off the northern coast. Interior Ministry spokesman Albert Guillaum-Meleon says the bodies of four men, four women and a child have been recovered.

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  5. At Least 21 Die In Shipwreck Off Northern Haitian CoastRead the original story

    Monday May 2 | Malaysian National News Agency

    PRINCE, May 3 -- At least 21 people died when the boat they were sailing on to Bombardopolis sank off Gonaives, in northern Haiti, officials with Civil Protection confirmed to EFE on Monday. The boat sank on the weekend, and the bodies of the dead were recovered on Sunday, although the sources said that it is not known exactly how many people were on board the vessel that, in addition to passengers, was transporting food products.

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  6. Over 20 people die in shipwreck near HaitiRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 2 | Trend

    At least 21 people died when a boat sank in Haitian waters amid heavy rains, Sputnik reported citing loca media. Rescue teams started recovering bodies of the shipwreck victims on Sunday, according to the EFE news agency.

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  7. At least 9 Haitians dead after boat capsizes in rough seasRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 2 | CBS News

    At least nine Haitians have died after a small boat they were traveling in capsized in rough seas off the northern coast. Interior Ministry spokesman Albert Guillaum-Meleon says the bodies of four men, four women and a child have been recovered.

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  8. 9 Killed After Weekend Storm In HaitiRead the original story

    Monday May 2 | Malaysian National News Agency

    PRINCE, May 3 -- At least nine people have been killed during a strong storm over the weekend in Haiti, officials said Monday. At least eight people were killed after the boat carrying them capsized in rough waters in the early hours of Sunday as it sailed en route from the city of Bombardopolis to the city of Gonaives, according to the country's maritime service.

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  9. Nine killed after weekend storm in Haiti: OfficialRead the original story

    Monday May 2 | Nerve News

    Port-Au-Prince, May 3 - At least nine people have been killed during the strong storm over the weekend in Haiti, officials said Monday. At least eight people were killed after the boat carrying them capsized in rough waters in the early hours of Sunday as it sailed en route from the city of Bombardopolis to the city of Gonaives, Xinhua quoted country's maritime service as saying.

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  10. 9 killed after weekend storm in Haiti: officialRead the original story

    Monday May 2 | Xinhuanet

    At least eight people were killed after the boat carrying them capsized in rough waters in the early hours of Sunday as it sailed en route from the city of Bombardopolis to the city of Gonaives, according to the country's maritime service. Meanwhile, in the country's central department of Centre, a man was swept away and dead due to rising waters in the weekend.

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  11. .com | Nine dead after Haiti weekend stormsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 2 | News24

    Port-au-Prince - A boat capsized in rough waters during a violent weekend storm, killing eight people, while another was swept away by a river, officials in Haiti said on Monday. The incident occurred overnight Saturday into Sunday, according to Eric Prevost, head of Haiti's maritime and navigation service.

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  12. HAITI: Current UpheavalRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2004 | CFR.org

    After weeks of violent upheaval to protest his rule--and mounting international pressure for him to step down--President Jean-Bertrand Aristide abruptly resigned and left Haiti before dawn February 29, fleeing on a U.S. aircraft and taking temporary refuge in the Central African Republic. Supreme Court Chief Justice Boniface Alexandre was sworn in as interim president, while U.S., French, and Canadian troops arrived in Haiti as part of a U.N.-approved mission to establish order amid a continued wave of looting, rioting, and violence.

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  13. Cholera deaths almost at 100Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2016 | The Gleaner

    Wilmas Sentime holds the body of her two-year-old son, Cebien St Louis, who died at the Au Secours Hospital in Gonaives, Haiti, after contracting cholera in 2010. The Ministry of Public Health and Population said there were also 7, 782 cases of the disease during the period January 1 to February 27. But it said that the trend is towards a decrease in the number of cases following the outbreak US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention described as the worst epidemic of cholera in recent history.

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  14. Commentary: Satisfying that inner hunger to make a differenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2016 | Verde Independent

    Since 2011, Verde Valley Kids Against Hunger has packed more than 1 million meals to provide nutritional support to under-served populations in the Verde Valley, Yavapai County, the United States and abroad. The Kids Against Hunger Verde Valley story begins with a medical mission trip to the small village of Jubilee, in Gonaives, Haiti, after the horrific earthquake of 2010.

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  15. Rara Tradition: - Creole Carnival' coming to Carolina TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2015 | HeraldSun.com

    Growing up in Gonaives, Haiti, vocalist and songwriter Emeline Michel was always attracted to the tradition of Rara, part of Haiti's celebration of the Carnival season. Rara, she said, usually begins with a guitar, banjo and a few instruments, and the procession continues to different neighborhoods.

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  16. Haiti: UN agency says weather and drought to blame as food insecurity doublesRead the original story

    Feb 20, 2016 | United Nations

    A family digs up pieces of wood on the outskirts of Gonaives, Haiti, which they burn in a pit to create charcoal for sale at the local markets. This demand, coupled with the lack of alternative employment, has contributed to the deforestation and erosion crisis in the country.

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  17. Haiti: UN agency says weather and drought to blame as food insecurity doublesRead the original story

    Feb 16, 2016 | United Nations

    A family digs up pieces of wood on the outskirts of Gonaives, Haiti, which they burn in a pit to create charcoal for sale at the local markets. This demand, coupled with the lack of alternative employment, has contributed to the deforestation and erosion crisis in the country.

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  18. Drought compounds food crisis in HaitiRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2016 | Los Angeles Times

    Students have lunch at a school in Gonaives, Haiti, in 2009. The meals are part of a program supported by the U.N. World Food Program.

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  19. Weather and drought to blame as food insecurity doubles in HaitiRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2016 | Caribbean News Now!

    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 . The Caribbean is especially vulnerable to rising sea levels brought about by global warming.

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  20. More showman than statesman, Haitia s Martelly exits powerRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2016 | The Miami Herald

    Michel Martelly dances with a band member that performed at his campaign rally in Gonaives, Haiti, in 2011. The dancing continued while in office.

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