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Haiti News

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

3 hrs ago | Noozhawk

Local Volunteers Headed to Haiti on Medical Mission

On Friday morning, Santa Barbara City College pre-nursing student Billy Spencer has two things on his to-do list.

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Related Topix: World News, Central America, Medicine, Nursing, Santa Barbara, CA, Montecito, CA

12 hrs ago | Hotel Business

Dominique Fombrun Carvonis Receives NABHOOD Award

The 18th annual International African-American Hotel Ownership and Investment Summit and Trade Show, organized by NABHOOD, took place here.

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Related Topix: Central America, World News

16 hrs ago | Switched

Haiti Demolition Unleashes New Wave Of Homelessness After Poor Renters Given Minutes To Leave

The broad avenues in the Haitian government's promotional material are clean and unbroken, dotted with palm trees, parks and manicured expanses of grass.

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Related Topix: Central America, World News, Natural Disasters, Earthquake

22 hrs ago | Mother Jones

Roxane Gay Will Make You Proud to Be a Bad Feminist

In the age of "leaning in" and "having it all," the superwoman model for female living persists with a vengeance.

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Related Topix: Arts, Literature, World News, Central America

Wed Jul 23, 2014

KELO-TV Sioux Falls

DeWit Family Adoption Journey Is Complete

It's the moment Craig and Rebecca DeWit have been waiting for. Their new sons, Judah and Elijah, are now home.

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Related Topix: World News, Central America

Worcester Telegram & Gazette

Ride and Run to raise money in memory of Haiti earthquake victim Britney Gengel

The third annual Be Like Brit Ride and Run will be held at Wachusett Regional High School on Sunday to raise money for the nonprofit organization named for Britney Gengel of Rutland, who was killed in a 2010 earthquake in Haiti.

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Related Topix: World News, Central America, Non-Profit, Rutland, MA, Holden, MA

WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

Helicopter spraying to prevent chikungunya

Helicopter spraying to prevent chikungunya Tampa Bay is working to make sure this area doesn't attract chikungunya.

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Related Topix: West Nile Virus, Health, World News, El Salvador, Manatee County, FL, Dominican Republic, Central America,

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Bradenton.com

Plans to rebuild Haiti capital displace families

The new ministry buildings are sleek and modern but retain some of the neo-classical architecture of the former structures lost to natural disaster.

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Related Topix: Central America, World News, Natural Disasters, Earthquake

The Washington Post

Plans to rebuild Haiti capital displace families

In this July 10, 2014, photo, men search for items to recover in the rubble of houses razed by bulldozers in downtown of Port-au-Prince, Haiti.

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Related Topix: Central America, World News, Natural Disasters, Earthquake

Star Tribune

Rebuilding plans for Haiti capital are ambitious, but the poor being displaced by bulldozers

The broad avenues in the Haitian government's promotional material are clean and unbroken, dotted with palm trees, parks and manicured expanses of grass.

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Related Topix: Central America, World News, Natural Disasters, Earthquake

Government Executive

Hillary Clinton's Lessons in Executive Diplomacy

A host of memoirs by former Obama administration Cabinet chiefs have been arriving in bookstores, offering valuable management lessons for political appointees and career civil servants.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Hillary Clinton, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Timothy Geithner, World News, Central America

AlertNet

Suspected 60,000 cases of tropical virus in Haiti

HAITIAN health authorities are working to stop the spread of a tropical virus suspected of infecting more than 60,000 people in the country, reports children's charity Plan International.

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Related Topix: Central America, World News

Sat Jul 19, 2014

The Miami Herald

Justice for Haiti

U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon greets residents of Hinche, Haiti, upon the launch of a program to fight cholera.

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Related Topix: World News, Epidemic, Natural Disasters

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Refinery 29

Would You Buy A Bag Made Of Real Fruit?

Handmade by Haiti's local women artisans using crops indigenous to the island, like kenep and calabash, these Jacmel & Co.

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Related Topix: Life, Fruits, Food, Travel, World News, Haiti Travel, Caribbean Travel, Central America,

WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

2nd chikungunya case confirmed in Manatee

The individual just returned from a visit to the Caribbean, where health officials believe the patient contracted the disease through mosquito bite.

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Related Topix: West Nile Virus, Health, World News, El Salvador, Manatee County, FL, Dominican Republic, Central America,

Caribbean News Now!

Haiti witnesses declining cholera rates, significant gains in development

In Haiti, only 55.2 percent of the population has access to an improved water source, while close to 70 percent does not have direct access to potable water.

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Related Topix: World News, Epidemic, Natural Disasters

Lake Cowichan Gazette

Sweet treat to help in Haiti

The owner of an East Beach ice cream shop is hoping to sweeten a neighbour's effort to lend a helping hand in Haiti.

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Related Topix: World News, Central America, Life, Dessert, Food, Ice Cream, Earthquake, Natural Disasters

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Daily Mail

Higher power shower: Voodoo worshippers wash themselves under...

Malaysian Airlines plane MH17 carrying 295 people is shot down over Ukraine with ground-to-air missile by 'Russian separatists' with 23 Americans and up to 10 Britons among the dead Scenes reminiscent of MH370 disaster as distraught MH17 relatives gather at airports to learn the fate of their missing loved ones 'We warned you not to fly in our ... (more)

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Miami New Times

Haiti's Michael Brun Talks EDM Stardom and Launching Kid Coconut Label

And with his own freshly minted independent record label, Kid Coconut, he's determined to further integrate his Caribbean homeland's roots into the international tapestry of electronic dance music.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

Caribbean News Now!

UN chief launches sanitation program in Haiti

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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Related Topix: World News, Cholera, Health, Epidemic, Natural Disasters

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