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Haitians are still struggling, two years after the earthquake.

Focus on South Florida – Haiti, Two Years After the Earthquake

Haitian-American activist and humanitarian Marleine Bastien and journalist and filmmaker James Piere¬†look at what’s happening in Haiti today and where donations to help earthquake survivors have actually gone.

My TV 33–01/23/2012

A Haitian man walks by a tent city on January 10, 2012 near Port-au-Prince, two years after the January 12, 2011 earthquake. UN agencies said Haitians face many challenges on the second anniversary of the earthquake that killed more than 300,000 of their people, but those living in camps have dropped dramatically. (Photo credit: THONY BELIZAIRE/AFP/Getty Images)

Haitians In South Florida Mark Earthquake Anniversary

It was two years ago a massive 7.0 magnitude earthquake shook Haiti and crippled the Caribbean nation and here in South Florida, Haitians are marking the anniversary with a series of events to remember those lost and still homeless.

CBS4–01/12/2012

Lynn University students and faculty in picture: (L to R) Daniela Montealegre; Mike DeMatteo; Stephanie Crispinelli; Nikki Fantauzzi; Lindsay Doran; Missy Elliott; Julie Prudhomme; Tom Schloemer; Courtney Hayes; Britney Gengel; PJ Tyska; Rich Bruno (Photo Credit: Lynn University)

Lynn University Honors Quake Victims With Day Of Service

Lynn University in Boca Raton honored the lives of four students and two professors who died in the earthquake in Haiti with a day of service and remembrance Thursday.

CBS4–01/12/2012

(AP Photo/H. Rumph Jr)

After Quake, Haitian Health Care Slowly Improves

Nearly two years after a devastating earthquake ravaged the island nation of Haiti, there is still frustration over the slow movement in improving the impoverished nation.

CBS4–01/09/2012

(Source: Happy  Hearts Fund) Super model Petra Nemacova laughs with a child in Haiti at a new school opened with help from her Happy Hearts Fund charity.

Celebrities Helping Haiti Make Big Impact

It’s been almost two years since a massive earthquake devastated parts of Haiti. While it seems reconstruction efforts have been slow-going, some of those doing what they can to ensure Haiti’s future are celebrities who are making quite an impact.

CBS4–12/08/2011

(Source: CBS4) Fuat Ornarli

Local Turkish Americans Pray For Family, Friends After Quake

The death toll is expected to rise after a powerful 7.2 earthquake rocked eastern Turkey. At least 239 people were killed. The images of the destruction were difficult to watch for members of the Florida Turkish American Association.

CBS4–10/24/2011

(AP Photo/Nick Ut)

Quake Strikes Off Cuban Coast

An earthquake rocked Jamaica and Cuba Thursday just after 4 a.m.

CBS4–09/15/2011

(Source: CBS)

Autonation Reports Sales Drop In August

Ft. Lauderdale based AutoNation Inc. said Tuesday its new vehicle sales fell 3 percent in August.

CBS4–09/06/2011

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Va. Earthquake Stalled Airports In South Florida

Tens of millions of people from Georgia to Canada were jolted Tuesday by the strongest earthquake to strike the East Coast since World War II, and the effects were felt nationwide.

CBS4–08/23/2011

(Courtesy: The Gengel Family)

Legacy Of Student Killed In Haiti Quake To Be Completed In 2012

Just days after officials confirmed Britney Gengel died in the devastating earthquake in Haiti her parents started a foundation called Be Like Brit.

CBS4–06/23/2011

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