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  1. Thousands protest against Haiti's President Michel MartellyRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Reuters

    Thousands of Haitians participate in largely peaceful protests over long-delayed legislative elections with calls for President Michel Martelly to resign. Rough Cut .

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  2. Haiti political veteran nominated as next prime ministerRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 25 | UAport

    Haiti president nominates political veteran to replace prime minister who resigned this month Associated Press PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti - Haitian President Michel Martelly is turning to a former mayor of Port-au-Prince and presidential candidate to be his next prime minster.

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  3. Veteran politician Evans Paul nominated for prime minister of HaitiRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 25 | AlertNet

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  4. Haitian president appoints new interim prime ministerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Caribbean News Now!

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  5. Haiti Orphan Organization Launches IndieGoGo CampaignRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 23 | PR Log

    PRLog - Dec. 23, 2014 - HENDERSON, Nev. -- MJ Foundation, Inc., is an organization that has established to provide orphaned children in Port-Au-Prince, Haiti, with food, education, and health services.

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  6. Haiti played key role in restoration of Cuba-US relationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | Caribbean News Now!

    PORT AU PRINCE, Haiti -- The Office of the President of Haiti has indicated that President Michel Martelly made a contribution to the normalization of relations between Cuba and the US that led to the release from Cuban prison of US citizen Alan Gross. "The head of state congratulates the contribution of the Republic of Haiti, under his leadership, in the process of negotiation, having achieved a rapprochement in the relations between the United States and Cuba, leading as well to the release of the American citizen Alan Gross," the President's Office of Communications said in an official statement.

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  7. Interim prime minister named in politically fractious HaitiRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 21 | Newsday

    In this Sept. 10, 2014 photo, Haiti's former Health Minister Florence Duperval Guillaume leads a tour for first lady Sophia Martelly through a warehouse housing a donation of kits to treat chikungunya, in the Cite Soleil slum, in Port-au-Prince, Haiti.

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  8. Hollywood Cares helps Haiti for the HolidaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | Hollywood Gazette

    People who want to help children in Haiti and have some fun will want to come to the Hollywood CARES event at the ArtsPark at Young Circle on January 11 from 1:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. There will be a concert in the park. There will be four bands including Locos Por Juana, Anna Palmerola, The Ryan Stone Band and The Done.

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  9. Interim prime minister named in politically fractious...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 21 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    Anti-government demonstrators walk in the street during a protest calling for the resignation of Haiti's President Michel Martelly in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014. President Martelly met Wednesday with opposition leaders in a bid to stabilize the politically fractious country as pressure mounted on him to appoint an interim prime minister.

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  10. Health minister named as Haiti's new interim prime ministerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 21 | AlertNet

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  11. LI students show Christmas spirit by aiding poor Haitian childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 20 | Newsday

    Students at a Long Island school have sent more than a million meals to Haiti -- an ongoing volunteer effort to help the poorest of the poor, which defines Christmas spirit. As the holiday nears, Lutheran High School in Brookville is gearing up for the fifth year of a food-assistance program serving children on the impoverished island.

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  12. Bank analyst organizes drive to take diapers to orphanage in HaitiRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 20 | The News-Gazette

    The diapers will be taken to God's Littlest Angels orphanage in Haiti by a group of 11 women set to make a mission trip there Jan. 12-19. A Busey Bank analyst who will be making her first mission trip to Haiti, Odoms said she first heard about it attending a That's What She Said program at the Krannert Center for the Performing Arts.

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  13. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Iobserve

    Story and photos by Tom Tracy, Catholic News Service PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti -- Jean Moise Zetrenne still remembers the horrible afternoon of Jan. 12, 2010, when life radically changed "I was in a prayer moment in a philosophy class when the earth started to shake," said Zetrenne, now a third-year theology student studying for the priesthood for the Port-au-Prince Archdiocese. "I didn't know what it was, but we heard a lot of noise outside, and I didn't have time to run outside so sat down in a chair; four of us were lost because there was a part of the seminary that fell down."

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  14. Haiti president meets with opposition amid unrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Greenwich Citizen

    A photograph of Senate President Simon Dieseul Desras sits on his desk during an interview at his office in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2014. "We need a new government as soon as possible," Desras said.

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  15. Poverty, Inc. urges development over aidRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | World Magazine

    Chances are the filmmakers behind Poverty, Inc. aren't going to garner the multiple one-on-one primetime news interviews that Dinesh D'Souza enjoyed during the release of his documentary, America , or have churches hosting screenings as Kirk Cameron did with his film, Monumental . It's too bad, because Poverty, Inc. deserves at least as bright a spotlight for its argument against the corruptive powers of foreign aid and for more-effective approaches to charity.

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  16. Minister confirms Statia housing project is on holdRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 17 | The Daily Herald

    Dutch Minister of Housing and Governmental Organisation Stef Blok on Tuesday confirmed that the cooperation with the Dutch housing corporation Woonlinie has again been put on hold with adverse consequences for the Golden Rock public housing project. Blok explained in response to written questions submitted by Member of the Second Chamber of the Dutch Parliament Ronald van Raak of the Socialist Party that Statia's current Executive Council indicated early December that it didn't want to stick to agreements that it signed regarding the reorganisation of the Statia Housing Foundation .

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  17. Joint Court rules in two residency casesRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 17 | The Daily Herald

    The Joint Court of Justice on Monday ruled in two unrelated cases concerning the admission of residents of the United States and the European Union under the same conditions as Dutch citizens, when applying for residency in St. Maarten. Both appeals were filed by the Minister of Justice against decisions made by the Court of First Instance on March 14 and on May 26, respectively.

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  18. Fatal accident victims to be remembered by silhouettesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | The Daily Herald

    In view of the high death toll from scooter accidents this year, the Prefecture and the Collectivite have decided to strategically place symbolic reminders of the deceased in the form of a black silhouette of an accident victim in the districts where the accidents occurred. The first silhouette was installed outside French Quarter College on Monday in the presence of Prefet Philippe Chopin, President of the Collectivite Aline Hanson, representative of the Recteur of Guadeloupe Jean-Marie Jespere, representatives of the Gendarmerie and French Quarter College Principal Daniel Gumbs.

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  19. Kerry urges compromise as Haiti seeks to form new governmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | AlertNet

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  20. Haiti takes more steps to end political standoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Norwalk Citizen News

    Former Haitian Prime Minister Laurent Lamothe speaks during an interview with Associated Press in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Monday, Dec. 15, 2014. Lamothe resigned early Sunday.

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