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News on Haiti continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

13 hrs ago | Counterpunch

Haiti: Where Will the Poor Go?

Jonathan Cook reports from the West Bank on How the Media and Human Rights Groups Cover for Israel's War Crimes; Jeffrey St. Clair on Why Israel is Losing; Nick Alexandrov on Honduras Five Years After the Coup; Joshua Frank on California's Water Crisis; Ismael Hossein-Zadeh on Finance Capital and Inequality; Kathy Deacon on The Center for the Whole ... (more)

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

Caribbean News Now!

Judge says arrest warrant against former Haitian president still stands

Also, for the convenience of our readers and the online community generally, we have reproduced the complete Caribbean Net News archives from 2004 to 2010 here .

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New Yorker

Haitian Migrants Turn Toward Brazil

At 7:30 on a recent morning, dozens of people were already outside the Brazilian embassy in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, a white stucco building in the suburb of PA©tionville.

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Town Topics

Princeton Haiti KONEKTE Program Aims to Connect Two Communities

HELPING HANDS: Princeton Day School student Emily Yuhas and two young Haitian friends spent time together during the recent summer service trip by KONEKTE to Haiti, where participants helped with construction of a new remote village school, leading art classes, installing a "solar suitcase" at an orphanage and middle school, and other tasks.

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Myrtle Beach Online

Shore crabs: Low maintenance pet really comes out of its shell

Their new companions? Batman, Spiderman, and Blue - three hermit crabs with painted shells that earned them all-too-obvious names.

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Daily Mail

Toni Collette visits people of Haiti four years after horrific...

'It is beyond heartbreaking': Toni Collette visits people of Haiti four years after horrific earthquake as a global ambassador for charity Concern Worldwide Toni Collette recently took a break from the glitz and glamour of Hollywood to lend a hand to a charitable cause.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

Caribbean News Now!

Haiti's local community to benefit from additional fee from cruise passengers

By Joseph Guyler Delva PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti -- Haiti's prime minister, Laurent Lamothe, announced on Monday that an agreement has been reached between the Haitian government and the Royal Caribbean Cruise lines to add two dollars on the fee paid by each tourist visiting the northern Labadie seaside resort to fund social projects benefiting the ... (more)

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Caribbean News Now!

Former Haitian leader challenges judge conducting criminal inquiry

Also, for the convenience of our readers and the online community generally, we have reproduced the complete Caribbean Net News archives from 2004 to 2010 here .

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USA Today

Protest in Haiti against arrest warrant issued for ex-president

Supporters of former Haitian President Jean-Bertrand Aristide build barricades outside his residence on Monday during a protest against his arrest in Port-au-Prince.

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Centers for Disease Control and Preve...

Household-Level Spatiotemporal Patterns of Incidence of Cholera, Haiti, 2011

Spatiotemporal patterns of household-level cholera in Ouest Department showed that the initial clusters tended to follow major roadways; subsequent clusters occurred further inland.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

Burlington Times News

The Alamance Scene: Woman's Club Thrift Store sale

Alamance County voters can meet and hear from the candidates as they begin to consider options for the upcoming elections.

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National Public Radio

Experimental Vaccine For Chikungunya Passes First Test

Marqui Ducarme is aided by his wife after catching chikungunya at his home in Port-au-Prince, May 23. The virus swept through Haiti this spring, infecting more than 40,000 people.

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ENR-Engineering News-Record

U.S. Green Building Council and HOK Create Model for Sustainable Building in Haiti

If all goes as planned, the children of Haiti will soon have a small but powerful symbol of hope in the form of a 6,000-sq-ft building.

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

San Francisco Bay View

Stop the attacks on former Haitian President Jean-Bertrand Aristide and the Lavalas Movement

On Aug. 13, the Haitian government summoned former President Jean-Bertrand Aristide to court on corruption charges.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

Daily Kos

Overnight News Digest 08/15/2014

OND Editors OND is a community feature on Daily Kos, consisting of news stories from around the world, sometimes coupled with a daily theme, original research or commentary.

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Lexington Herald-Leader

Central Ky. family answers call to live with poor in Haiti as missionaries

Leah Cherven hugs a Haitian child during a mobile clinic to treat people living in a tent city following the 2010 earthquake that killed 300,000 people.

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Caribbean News Now!

Aristide supporters reject corruption charges against former Haitian leader

Also, for the convenience of our readers and the online community generally, we have reproduced the complete Caribbean Net News archives from 2004 to 2010 here .

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Thu Aug 14, 2014

SFGate

News of the day From Across the Globe, August 15

No one was arrested, and Richard, 73, issued a statement denying the allegations.

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Washington Times

UN troops in Haiti disperse Aristide supporters

Supporters of former President Jean-Bertrand Aristide clashed with U.N. peacekeepers Thursday as the popular former leader faced possible arrest for not providing court-ordered testimony in a criminal investigation.

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Politico

Are border kids the new boat people?

The humanitarian crisis of undocumented Central American children may have faded from the headlines, but the problem has not gone away - not least because Congress failed to pass a bill addressing the issue before it left for the August recess.

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