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Major Earthquake Devastates Haitian Capital

Groups Ask For UN’s Help To End Haiti Deportations

The American Civil Liberties Union and more than 50 other human rights groups and immigration advocates are asking United Nations officials to urge the U.S. to stop deporting convicted criminals to Haiti.

CBS4–06/16/2011

Major Earthquake Devastates Haitian Capital

Feds Extend, Expand Protected Status For Haitians

WASHINGTON (CBSMiami.com) – Tens of thousands of undocumented Haitians living in South Florida at the time the devastating Haitian earthquake hit will be allowed to remain in the US without fear of deportation for another […]

CBS4–05/17/2011

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Toyota Warns Of Summer Shortages

If you are planning on car shopping this summer and have you’re eyes set on a new Toyota, you may have some trouble finding the model you want.

CBS4–04/11/2011

(Source: CBS) Stephanie Lombard, a teacher working in Japan at the time of the Earthquake, returned home to Coral Springs Sunday

Japan Disaster Survivor Returns To Coral Springs

Her apartment was destroyed. Her job, on hold. The country she had traveled to on a teaching assignment is no longer safe. Sunday, Coral Springs teacher Stephanie Lombard came home, bringing with her memories of disaster and survival.

CBS4–03/20/2011

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Haiti Presidential Vote Peaceful, But Slow

As Haitian-Americans in South Florida watch from hundreds of miles away, their friends and relatives back home cast ballots Sunday for president in hopes a new leader could do what others have not.

03/20/2011

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Honda Tells Dealers May Orders On Hold

South Florida Honda and Acura dealerships have received word that the company is suspending May orders for their Japan-made vehicles due to the recent earthquake and tsunami.

03/20/2011

Florida water table levels were impacted by the Japanese earthquake-tsunami, here water levels can be seen in a file photo of Lake Okeechobee during the 2007 drought.  (Source: Getty Images)

Japanese Quake Impacted Florida Water Table

When the 9.0 earthquake hit Japan March 11, it sent out a ripple effect that made water table levels from Orlando to the Florida Keys rise and then fall up to three inches.

CBS4–03/19/2011

Members of The Eagle's Wings Foundation are getting ready to head to Japan. (Source: CBS4)

Local Emergency Response Team Heads To Japan To Assist

As many Americans are trying to get out of the devastated country, one group of volunteers from South Florida is making their way to Japan to help in any way they can.

CBS4–03/14/2011

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Coral Springs Woman Stuck In Japan

A Coral Springs teacher who survived the devastating earthquake in Japan now finds herself stuck in that country trying to find a way home.

CBS4–03/14/2011

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Broward Teacher In Japan Recounts Story Of Survival

Three days after a devastating earthquake struck Japan, one South Florida teacher recounted the distressing details of her survival and the fear she felt as the earth shook beneath her.

CBS4–03/14/2011

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