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  1. Punishing strike by resident doctors grinds on in HaitiRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Post-Bulletin

    In this July 15, 2016 photo, heart patient Bien-Aime Edwin 75, is helped by his granddaughters as they leave La Paix Hospital, after learning the health facility is on strike, in Delmas, Haiti. Doctors and interns walked off the job in March to protest a chronic shortages of basic medical supplies, dismal pay and working conditions so unsafe that relatives of patients routinely threatened them, even storming into operating rooms with handguns.

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  2. Punishing strike by resident doctors grinds on in HaitiRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    In this July 19, 2016 photo, patient Penina Pierre sits alone in a dermatology ward, her bandaged foot propped on a chair, at the Hospital of the State University of Haiti, in Port-au-Prince. Across Haiti, a punishing strike by doctors and interns will soon enter its fourth month.

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  3. Punishing strike by resident doctors grinds on in ...Jul 24, 2016,Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    In this July 19, 2016 photo, patient Penina Pierre sits alone in a dermatology ward, her bandaged foot propped on a chair, at the Hospital of the State University of Haiti, in Port-au-Prince. Across Haiti, a punishing strike by doctors and interns will soon enter its fourth month.

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  4. Upcoming a Summertime Shake, Shimmy and Rolla in Redwood Valley a fundraiser for Hearthstone VillageRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Ukiah Daily Journal

    In May, the girls from the Reveil Matinal Orphanage in Port-au-Prince enjoyed a day at a swimming pool in Haiti after receiving a suitcase full of bathing suits donated by Marina Valley and her friends. The “Summertime Shake, Shimmy and Roll” is coming to Redwood Valley: an evening of delicious food and entertainment featuring 12 of the best musicians in the county – the Funky Dozen.

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  5. BCD Travel employees embrace 'improve the world' corporate vision ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Hospitality Net

    The BCD Travel Foundation, the giving arm of BCD Travel, will provide $750,000 in operating expenses over the next five years to help fund L'Ecole de Choix-"The School of Choice"- a private, non-profit elementary school in Mirebalais, Haiti. The funds will be raised by employee-led fundraising efforts and matching contributions from BCD Travel and its private owner.

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  6. CCC grads offer dental care in HaitiRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | The Hastings Tribune

    Central Community College-Hastings clinic assistant Kim Danehey-Nibbe poses with dental hygiene graduates Chelsi Anderson, Michaella Beck, Hannah Fleecs and Kayla Keep on a trip to Haiti.

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  7. Haiti athletes invited to Canada face visa obstaclesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 5 | CBC News

    This Haitian basketball team, called Haiti Bongu, shown here in a Haitian tournament, was invited to play in an international Indigenous basketball tournament in Burnaby in August. The organizer of an international basketball tournament for Indigenous players to be held later this summer in Burnaby, B.C. fears the Haiti team may not be permitted to enter Canada.

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  8. Four charged with smuggling cocaine on cruiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | Florida Today

    Four charged with smuggling cocaine on cruise Lakisha Abney, Shawnta Aiken, Ciera Bryant and Shenique Milbourne were all Check out this story on floridatoday.com: http://on.flatoday.com/28RAy8o Four suspects have been charged with conspiracy to import cocaine on a cruise ship that docked in Port Canaveral in May, according to a criminal complaint from the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida. Lakisha Abney, Shawnta Aiken, Ciera Bryant of Washington, D.C. and Shenique Milbourne of Fort Washington, Maryland were all charged in the acts, which are alleged to have occurred "on or about May 8, 2016, and continuing until on or about May 15, 2016" per a complaint.

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  9. Commentary: Haiti's promiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | Caribbean News Now!

    By Jean H Charles I returned recently from a full week visit in Cape Haitian in the northern part of Haiti, where I have not been for a while, to immerse in a renaissance of Haiti in Port au Prince in the midst of a chaotic country preoccupied with post electoral outcome. Indeed, three main international organizations have chosen by chance or by design to schedule their annual meeting in the island's capital almost at the same time.

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  10. Coconut Club Vacations Reviews Travel Alerts and Warnings for June 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | 24-7 Press Release

    Coconut Club Vacations reviews the latest travel warnings and alerts. June 3, 2016 A travel alert has been issued for U.S. citizens traveling during the hurricane and typhoon seasons in the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans, the Caribbean, and the Gulf of Mexico.

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  11. Haiti Travel AlertRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2016 | Kansas City InfoZine

    This Travel Alert expires on February 15, 2017. Haiti's unfinished presidential electoral process has made the political and security environment more uncertain, with possible demonstrations causing disruption to traffic and access to key locations in Port-au-Prince.

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  12. SolarWorld Donates 50 kW of Solar Panels to Provide Clean Power for Haiti HospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2016 | Business Wire

    A volunteer with Smucker's Energy of Pennsylvania puts final touches on an installation of SolarWorld solar panels atop Hospital LumiA re in Bonne Fin, Haiti. SolarWorld donated 50 kilowatts of solar panels to dramatically reduce the hospital's reliance on expensive and faulty diesel generators.

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  13. Simsbury Teen Plans To Bring Vision Screenings To HaitiRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | The Hartford Courant

    Simsbury's Daniel Peluso's, 17, Eagle Scout proposal to travel to Haiti and provide people there with eyeglass screenings was rejected but he decided to take the project on anyway. For six days in June, Peluso will travel to Haiti with a seven-person team to provide free eyecare screenings to Haitian Simsbury's Daniel Peluso's, 17, Eagle Scout proposal to travel to Haiti and provide people there with eyeglass screenings was rejected but he decided to take the project on anyway.

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  14. Erin and Victor Gamez minister to orphans in HaitiRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    SPONSOR CHILD: Victor and Erin Gamez were excited to get to see the 15-year-old orphan child they sponsor in Haiti while on a week-long Haiti mission trip. Although they were not allowed to let him know they were his sponsor and his name can't be printed for privacy reasons, he translated the worship service and they were able to interact with him during the service and throughout the week.

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  15. In Haiti, cradle of rich visual heritage is being reinventedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2016 | Philly.com

    Youvensky Despeignes used to spend hours a day at home drawing pencil-and-ink abstractions on cheap notebook paper, his aspirations as a painter frustrated by a lack of opportunities in Haiti where a rich artistic heritage has suffered decades of decline. But the 22-year-old is now a scholarship student at the Centre d'Art in Port-au-Prince, learning to paint from one of Haiti's most renowned visual artists.

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  16. In Haiti, cradle of rich visual heritage being reinventedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2016 | SFGate

    Youvensky Despeignes used to spend hours a day at home drawing pencil-and-ink abstractions on cheap notebook paper, his aspirations as a painter frustrated by a lack of opportunities in Haiti where a rich artistic heritage has suffered decades of decline. But the 22-year-old is now a scholarship student at the Centre d'Art in Port-au-Prince, learning to paint from one of Haiti's most renowned visual artists.

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  17. Haiti bracing for trouble ahead of election reportRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2016 | Iol.co.za

    A supporter of the PHTK presidential candidate Jovenel Moise holds up a handmade sign with a message that reads in Creole; "Deputies and senators the responsibility is yours" during a protest march in Port-au-Prince. Picture: AP Photo/Dieu Nalio Chery, File Port-au-Prince, Haiti - Haitians are bracing for trouble as an electoral verification commission delivers the results of a month-long review of last year's contested presidential and legislative elections.

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  18. Cradle of rich visual heritage is being reinvented in HaitiRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2016 | WTOP-FM Washington

    Youvensky Despeignes used to spend hours a day at home drawing pencil-and-ink abstractions on cheap notebook paper, his aspirations as a painter frustrated by a lack of opportunities in Haiti where a rich artistic heritage has suffered decades of decline. But the 22-year-old is now a scholarship student at the Centre d'Art in Port-au-Prince, learning to paint from one of Haiti's most renowned visual artists.

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  19. Haiti expecting trouble as election panel delivers reportRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2016 | The Globe and Mail

    In this May 14 file photo, a supporter of the PHTK presidential candidate Jovenel Moise holds up a handmade sign with a message that reads in Creole, "Deputies and senators the responsibility is yours," during a protest march demanding the resignation of interim President Jocelerme Privert in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. Haitians are bracing for trouble as an electoral verification commission is due to deliver on Sunday.

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  20. Mock draft: Adversity something Skal Labissiere has facedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | USA Today

    Mock draft: Adversity something Skal Labissiere has faced Former Kentucky player hopes his game translates to the NBA Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1Vh3g88 We especially like to equate sports with some of the most horrible experiences imaginable. If we can somehow compare putting a ball through a hoop with the rigors of war, we jump at the chance.

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