Haiti Newswire (Page 9)

Haiti Newswire (Page 9)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Haiti. (Page 9)

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  1. Local train derails in Puglia, none hurtRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2017 | ANSA.it

    Bari, December 19 - A local train derailed in Puglia Tuesday but no one was hurt, sources said. The ATR 200 train, operated by the Ferrovie del Sud-Est company, left the tracks at Castellana Grotte on the Bari-Putignano line.

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  2. Esri Ireland's digital maps helps Concern fill in Haiti's 'missing' vulnerable communitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2017 | Independent.ie

    Esri Ireland is helping to map Haiti's 'missing' geography as part of a humanitarian project aiming to meet the needs of the vulnerable in the developing world. Esri Ireland is helping to map Haiti's 'missing' geography as part of a humanitarian project aiming to meet the needs of the vulnerable in the developing world.

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  3. Students with ties to Haiti reflect on TPS program while end loomsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2017 | Miami Hurricane

    ... in the country, according to data collected by the U.S. Census Bureau in 2015. Petit has family members still in Haiti who she hopes will be able to come to the United States one day, she said. But that possibility seems bleak now. The Trump ...

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  4. for Immediate Release: Ten Mothers of 11 Children Abandoned by Un...Read the original story

    Dec 11, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    Mario Joseph , Managing Lawyer, Bureau des Avocats Internationaux , Mario@ijdh.org , +509-3701-9879 Nicole Phillips , Staff Attorney, Institute for Justice & Democracy in Haiti , Nicole@ijdh.org , +509-4645-2888 Ten mothers of 11 children abandoned by UN peacekeepers bring a legal action to recover child support and establish custody - After having been impregnated and abandoned by United Nations peacekeeping soldiers, ten Haitian women brought claims for child support and to establish custody against the fathers with a Court of First Instance in Port-au-Prince and Jacmel. One of the mothers was 17 years old when she gave birth, which amounts to statutory rape under Haitian law.

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  5. Missionary in US custody on charges he abused Haitian boysRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2017 | The Gillette News-Record

    A Christian missionary who allegedly told a counselor in Virginia that he had sexual contact with minors in Haiti has been arrested and is in federal custody, authorities said Friday. If the allegations are proven, James Arbaugh, formerly of the Virginia town of Stuarts Draft, would be only the latest missionary to take advantage of Haiti's extensive poverty and anemic rule of law to abuse vulnerable youngsters.

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  6. My Father's Earthquake Survival Story is Why Haitians Need Temporary Protective StatusRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2017 | Teen Vogue

    In this op-ed, writer Fabienne Josaphat details her father's experience as a survivor of Haiti's 2010 earthquake, and explain the need for Temporary Protective Status in the U.S. for other survivors. Weeks before my father passed away from a brain tumor, I gave him a thumbs up to reassure him as his body slid inside an MRI machine.

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  7. The Most Delicious, Shirtless Hot Chocolate Snack Zaddie Photos Of 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2017 | Essence Magazine

    We wouldn't mind letting personal trainer Dawayne Briggs help us get into shape with his laid back personality and easy going vibe.

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  8. Haitian folk singer who had sharp words for politicians dies in Miami BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2017 | The Miami Herald

    ... sector in particular. My sympathies to the family and loved ones of this patriot who loved his country with passion. Haiti is grateful to him." That was a significant departure from the way most of Haitian officialdom regarded Charlemagne throughout ...

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  9. Urline, 53, (right) and her 61-year-old brother Nevie, both Haitians...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2017 | The Day

    Urline, 53, and her 61-year-old brother Nevie, both Haitians who reside in Norwich on Temporary Protected Status following the 2010 earthquake, discuss their situation Friday, Dec. 8, 2017. At St. Mary's Roman Catholic Rectory in Norwich, they discuss the possibility of being sent back to Haiti in 19 months.

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  10. Almost 60,000 Haitians allowed to stay in U.S. only until 2019Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2017 | Newsday

    The Trump administration said it is ending a temporary residency permit program that has allowed almost 60,000 citizens from Haiti to live and work in the United States since a powerful earthquake shook the Caribbean nation in 2010. The Homeland Security Department said conditions in Haiti have improved significantly, so the benefit will be extended one last time - until July 2019 - to give Haitians time to prepare to return home.

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  11. 's Haiti Health Heroes: Meet the HonoreesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2017 | WebMD

    He has operated on wounded soldiers in Iraq, witnessed the terrible loss of life from the tsunami in Sri Lanka and Hurricane Katrina in New Orleans, and seen calamities around the globe. But nothing prepared Sanjay Gupta, MD, for Haiti.

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  12. Ap Photos: Editor selections from Latin America, CaribbeanRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2017 | The Progress

    ... on Dec. 5, Gesner Sagaille 65, scrapes hair off a goat's snout, at the La Saline slaughterhouse, in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. Slaughterhouse workers at La Saline complain of the squalid working conditions, but also know they have little choice but to ...

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  13. Andrea Bocelli Foundation Fundraiser Hosted by Legendary Singer...Read the original story

    Dec 7, 2017 | PRWeb

    Andrea Bocelli Foundation raising funds to provide water access to over 400,00 Haitians through gala event at the Columbus Citizens Foundation We are really thankful to the Columbus Citizens Foundation and to all the friends that decided to join forces in bringing water access to ABF / Fondation St Luc communities in Haiti. Water is the matter that makes up our existence, The Columbus Citizens Foundation, located in the Upper East Side of Manhattan, is proud to organize a fundraiser for the Andrea Bocelli Foundation next Monday to benefit the water access efforts of the ABF in the country of Haiti.

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  14. Gay family defies odds in HaitiRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2017 | GlobalNews

    WATCH ABOVE: A gay couple is defying the odds in Haiti, living in Port-au-Prince with their son where same-sex marriage can result in a three year term in prison and an $8,000 fine. The majority of the western hemisphere sanctions same-sex marriage and adoption for LGBT parents, but outliers remain, as Haitian same-sex couple Maksens Denis, 49 years of age, and Loubentz Raphael 30, know firsthand about their country.

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  15. Troubled meat market is key supplier for Haitia s capitalRead the original story

    Dec 5, 2017 | Medincine Hat News

    ... repeatedly moved by Haitian administrations, from inside the slum to the seaside and back again. He said that since Haiti's devastating 2010 earthquake killed an estimated 300,000 people and threw the government into crisis, he hasn't paid taxes for ...

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  16. AME Church calls for action to reverse denial of Temporary Protected...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2017 | Religion News Service

    The African Methodist Episcopal Church is horrified by the November 20, 2017 cruel announcement from the Trump Administration that it intends to end Temporary Protected Status for persons from Haiti, Honduras, and Nicaragua. One of America's most recognized monuments is the Statue of Liberty.

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  17. With Its Permanent Home, the ICA Adds to Miami's Art LegacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2017 | Miami New Times

    ... in the arts. He spent a significant part of his childhood in Miami, but he still remains connected the art scene in Haiti, where he organizes exhibitions for his family's gallery, one of the first to open in Port-au-Prince. "Alex and I went down to ...

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  18. New logo for school boardRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2017 | Baytoday.ca

    The Conseil scolaire public du Nord-Est de l'Ontario has unveiled its new corporate logo and launched its new strategic plan for 2017-2021. "The group of figures in the logo represents the teamwork and spirit of cooperation at CSPNE between students, families, and staff," says a Board news release.

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  19. US ending temp permits for thousands of HaitiansRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2017 | WPTV Local News

    The Trump administration said Monday it is ending a temporary residency permit program that has allowed almost 60,000 citizens from Haiti to live and work in the United States since a 2010 powerful earthquake shook the Caribbean nation. The Homeland Security Department said conditions in Haiti have improved significantly, so the benefit will be extended one last time - until July 2019 - to give Haitians time to prepare to return home.

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  20. In Haiti, Tracing a Paradise LostRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2017 | The New York Times

    ... says the country is now stable, and tourism is growing. But the former vacation paradise still has a faded beauty. Haiti is a fixture in my mind, as permanent as memories of high school graduation or the weekend I first met my wife. I lived there ...

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