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  1. Remains found in New Mexico desert tunnel are missing boyRead the original story

    Friday Aug 17 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... warrant from Georgia that accuses him of abducting his son from the boy's mother. Defendant Jany Leveille, a native of Haiti, has been transferred to the custody of federal immigration authorities. "We gave her all the evidence we needed to and some ...

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  2. Remains found in New Mexico desert tunnel are missing boyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 17 | Texarkana Gazette

    ... warrant from Georgia that accuses him of abducting his son from the boy's mother. Defendant Jany Leveille, a native of Haiti, has been transferred to the custody of federal immigration authorities. "We gave her all the evidence we needed to and some ...

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  3. How the DEA let one of Haitia s biggest drug busts slip through its fingersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 17 | The Miami Herald

    ... by a host of people, including police officers who sped up to the docks in cars with tinted windows, according to a Haiti police report obtained by the Miami Herald and confirmed by an agent with the U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency. By the time a squad ...

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  4. Remains found in New Mexico desert tunnel are missing Georgia boy: investigatorsRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 16 | Chicago Tribune

    ... warrant from Georgia that accuses him of abducting his son from the boy's mother. Defendant Jany Leveille, a native of Haiti, has been transferred to the custody of federal immigration authorities. A father arrested at a ramshackle New Mexico ...

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  5. Argentina reinstates visa for Haitian citizensRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 15 | Trinadad Express

    PORT AU PRINCE, Haiti, Aug 15, CMC - Argentina says it will reinstate a tourist visa for Haitian nationals at the end of this month after indicating that nationals from the French-speaking Caribbean Community country had abused a system that had gone into effect earlier this year. Argentina's Ambassador to Haiti, Pedro Cornelo Von Eyken, confirmed that the National Directorate of Migration had taken the decision to reinstate the tourist visa for Haitian citizens.

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  6. In Haiti, slight progress for LGBT rights is seen as victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 14 | Daily Journal

    Yaisah Val recently came out publicly as a transgender woman on YouTube, a potentially risky move in a country like Haiti where LGBT residents face pervasive hostility in most spheres of public life. Two proposed anti-LGBT laws are pending in Parliament. 1 comment

  7. In Haiti, Slight Progress for LGBT Rights Seen as VictoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 14 | Voice of America

    Yaisah Val, 46, a transgender woman, watches a movie with her husband, Richecarde Val, 28, in their home in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, on July 14, 2018. Yaisah Val recently came out publicly as a transgender woman on YouTube, a potentially risky move in a country like Haiti where LGBT residents face pervasive hostility in most spheres of public life.

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  8. Puck luck: From the streets of Haiti to teaching at Edmonton Oilers hockey schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 13 | CBC News

    Hudson Guenette remembers being recruited by gang members while playing with his friend in the streets of his hometown CitA Soleil, located in Haiti's capital Port-au-Prince. He also remembers going to bed hungry, not sure where his next meal would come from or when he would get clean water.

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  9. What is July 26 Celebration to Americo-Liberians & Indigenous Liberians?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 26 | The Perspective

    ... the corrupt world of the day. The French aristocrats accused the Black Jacobins led by Toussaint L'Ouverture of Haiti for freeing the slaves from the French oppressors. This is a classic case of blaming the victim! Critical Thinking This July 26 ...

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  10. Ashley Horner Is Setting Out to Complete 50 Ironmans In 50 DaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 10 | Shape

    ... has made it her goal to compete in 50 Ironmans in 50 days. To raise money for the Maison FortunA Orphanage in Haiti, she's setting out on what she's dubbed her "Woman of Iron" mission to complete one Ironman in each of the contiguous U.S. ...

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  11. Are Haitian Doctors Burned Out?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 10 | Counterpunch

    ... for the baby? Did they worry about the outcome of the baby? Did they think about trying to change "the system" in Haiti? Did they feel like they lacked resilience and considered quitting their profession? Did my Haitian colleagues think they could ...

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  12. DEBROSSE, CAROLINERead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 8 | The Lakeland Ledger

    CAROLINE DEBROSSE, 47 TAMPA - Caroline Debrosse, 47, born 4/15/17 in Port Au Prince; died 8/6/18 in Bartow. Service Mon.

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  13. Dominican-Haitian Border Rife With Drugs, Human Trafficking, CorruptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 7 | News Max

    The Dominican Republic and Haiti share the Island of Hispaniola, an island divided by a 236-mile border protected by 36 checkpoints and over 5,400 soldiers on the Dominican side. Citizens of these vastly dissimilar nations generally cross the border legally and illegally for business, employment, medical, trading, and academic purposes, as well as for illegal activity.

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  14. President Moise names new Prime MinisterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 6 | Trinadad Express

    PORT AU PRINCE, Haiti, Aug 6, CMC -President Jovenel Moise has named Jean Henry CA ant as Haiti's new Prime Minister ending days of consultation with the leadership of the two branches of Parliament.

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  15. New prime minister announced in Haiti weeks after deadly protestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 6 | KMIZ

    ... and welcome the commitment of the Presidents of both chambers," Ceant tweeted, referring to the two chambers of Haiti's National Assembly. "I understand the scope of the task and the challenges that await me." Former Prime Minister Lafontant ...

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  16. Haiti's President Chooses Jean Henry Ceant as Country's Next PMRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 5 | Voice of America

    Moise unveiled his choice following two days of intense negotiations with leaders of both houses of Parliament, three weeks after riots against rising fuel prices wreaked havoc in Port-au-Prince. "After consultations with the Presidents of the two branches of Parliament, I made the choice of citizen @jeanhenryceant as new Prime Minister," the president said on Twitter.

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  17. Random ArticleRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2017 | Inquiring News

    Hertz Nazaire was born in Port-Au-Prince, Haiti and has been painting and sharing his love for art in Bridgeport for over 20 years. Working mostly with colorful oil pastels on board often depicting subjects influenced by Haitian Culture, History, and Life.

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  18. SSL subsidiary Dolla Financial looks to Haiti and Guyana to boost growthRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 3 | Jamaica Observer

    ... a microfinancing start-up. Dennise Williams (DW) : We understand that Dolla is currently exploring opportunities in Haiti and Guyana. Yet both countries could not be more different in economic outlook. Haiti would be more focused on remittances and ...

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  19. A Denver-Based Orchestra Project Cut-Off Amidst Political Riots in HaitiRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 2 | 303 Magazine

    ... anticipates when working with woodwinds and cellos. And 19-year-old Zach Harris didn't expect to find any of it on the Haiti Youth Orchestra's third annual summer camp in Mirebalais, Haiti - a project he started in 2012. On July 6, the last day of ...

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  20. Helping in HaitiRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 1 | Town Topics

    Princeton area teenagers recently raised money for a school playground in Haiti, and then traveled there to help install it.

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