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  1. Former Haitian President Rene Preval Dies At 74Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2017 | National Public Radio

    Former two-time Haitian President Rene Preval has died. He was 74. Preval was president when the devastating earthquake struck Haiti in 2010.

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  2. Former Haiti president Preval, champion of poor, diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2017 | Yahoo!

    Haiti's former president Rene Preval, an agronomist and champion of the poor who served two terms as the country's leader, died Friday, officials said. He was 74. "I have sadly learned of the death of former president Rene Preval," President Jovenel Moise wrote in a post on Twitter.

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  3. Former Haitian President Rene Preval diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2017 | Jamaica Observer

    Preval died at home in Laboule, a neighbourhood in Port-au-Prince. His wife, who wasn't with him, said she had spoken to him "three times" yesterday.

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  4. Rene Preval | Ex-president of Haiti, 74Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2017 | Philly.com

    Mr. Preval, who was president during Haiti's tragic Jan. 12, 2010, earthquake, died at home in Port-au-Prince. His wife, who was traveling and wasn't with him, said she had spoken to him "three times" Friday morning.

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  5. World briefs: Mass grave discovered in IrelandRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2017 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... at such Catholic-run facilities amid high child mortality rates in early 20th century Ireland. PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti - Former Haitian President Rene Preval died Friday, his wife Elisabeth Delatour Preval confirmed to the Miami Herald. He was 74. Mr. ...

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  6. After trip to Haiti, Gophers goalie Peters knows hockey isn't life or deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2017 | Star Tribune

    ... who waited patiently for this chance. And she saw enough trauma as a volunteer EMT (emergency medical technician) in Haiti last summer to know any on-ice pressure isn't life or death. "It taught me that there's more to life than hockey," Peters said ...

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  7. Snapchat owner shares 'priced at $17' despite making lossesRead the original story

    Mar 3, 2017 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    ... Former Haitian President Rene Preval died Friday after suffering cardiac arrest, according to Haitian media reports. Haiti was hit by a powerful quake in January 2010, which killed up to 300,000 people. On Thursday morning, the park issued an update ...

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  8. Houston father deported after 16 years in USRead the original story

    Mar 3, 2017 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    ... Former Haitian President Rene Preval died Friday after suffering cardiac arrest, according to Haitian media reports. Haiti was hit by a powerful quake in January 2010, which killed up to 300,000 people. Over the course of 12 hours of shooting, I ...

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  9. Former Haitian President Ren Pr val, dead at 74Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2017 | The Miami Herald

    Former president of Haiti, Rene Preval died at the age of 74 on March 3rd. Preval served as president during the devastating 2010 earthquake.

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  10. First phase of Manipur polls on SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2017 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    ... Former Haitian President Rene Preval died Friday after suffering cardiac arrest, according to Haitian media reports. Haiti was hit by a powerful quake in January 2010, which killed up to 300,000 people. The March issue, packaged with the theme ...

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  11. Don't repeal Affordable Care ActRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2017 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    ... Former Haitian President Rene Preval died Friday after suffering cardiac arrest, according to Haitian media reports. Haiti was hit by a powerful quake in January 2010, which killed up to 300,000 people. Our message is simple: It's time for Nissan to ...

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  12. Haiti's Former President Rene Preval Dies At 74Read the original story

    Mar 3, 2017 | SFGate

    Rene Preval, the former president of Haiti, has died at the age of 74. According to the government of the Caribbean nation, Preval was the first democratically elected leader of Haiti to serve his full term. Preval was also the president of Haiti five years ago, when an earthquake devastated the country's infrastructure.

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  13. AT&T Adding Jobs, Benefits in Tentative Union DealRead the original story

    Mar 3, 2017 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    ... Former Haitian President Rene Preval died Friday after suffering cardiac arrest, according to Haitian media reports. Haiti was hit by a powerful quake in January 2010, which killed up to 300,000 people. Currently, the stock carries a price to ...

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  14. Rene Preval, President Of Haiti For Two Terms, Has Died At 74Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2017 | WGBH

    Haiti's two-term President Rene Preval, who presided over the aftermath of the catastrophic 2010 earthquake, has died at the age of 74. Preval was the country's president from 1996 to 2001 and then for a second term from 2006 to 2011. "He is the only president in Haitian history to have served two full presidential terms and not be jailed, exiled or killed," the Miami Herald reports .

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  15. Ex-Haitian president Rene Preval diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2017 | Reuters

    The Haitian government says former President Rene Preval, 74, the first leader in Haiti's history to win a democratic election, serve a full term and peacefully hand power to a successor, has died. Nathan Frandino reports.

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  16. Hark the Herard: Prospect has come a long wayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2017 | Newms360.com

    Not only did the Mississippi State freshman forward survive a 7.0 earthquake in his native Haiti in 2010 that leveled his hometown of Port-au-Prince, but was also given a way out of the poverty ridden country two years later in the form of basketball. Pierre Valmera, a former professional basketball player from Haiti, discovered the then 6-foot-9 soccer player and arranged for him to come to America for a shot at a better life.

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  17. Students in Haiti eating the food sent from LubbockRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2017 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    In early October of last year, the already poverty-stricken country of Haiti was hit by Hurricane Matthew, a Category 4 hurricane, that left a path of destruction caused by high winds and heavy rain. Rebuilding is slowly underway, but food insecurity continues to be a problem.

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  18. Ten Examples of Direct Resistance to Stop Government RaidsRead the original story

    Feb 22, 2017 | Common Dreams

    ... and a law professor at Loyola University New Orleans. He is a Katrina survivor and has been active in human rights in Haiti for years. He volunteers with the Institute for Justice and Democracy in Haiti (IJDH) and the Bureau de Avocats ...

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  19. Speaking of Goda Locals offer testimony for TV programRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2017 | Grainger Today

    ... from Maignan and Holbrook. Maignan and Holbrook serve with Cabbage on the board of directors of God's Planet for Haiti. Maignan serves as executive director, and Holbrook as chairman of the board. God's Planet for Haiti is a nonprofit organization ...

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  20. Haiti Holds Mass Funerals for Inmates Who Died From Prison ConditionsRead the original story

    Feb 22, 2017 | TalkLeft

    ... as flowers were placed on 20 caskets at a mass funeral Tuesday for the latest group of inmates who died miserably in Haiti's largest prison, most without ever having been convicted of any crime. It was the third funeral service for National ...

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