Haiti

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Diaz, Danticat Decry Deportations In Dominican Republic

Two authors, with roots in a divided Caribbean island, are urging protests against the deportations of migrants from the Dominican Republic.

06/25/2015

(Source: AP Photo/Mindaugas Kulbis)

Haitian Man Pleads Guilty In US Migrant Smuggling Case

A Haitian man is facing U.S. prison time after pleading guilty to illegally smuggling migrants aboard a boat from the Bahamas.

05/24/2015

Former North Miami Mayor Lucie Tondreau (Source: CBS4)

North Miami Ex-Mayor Gets 5.5 Years For Mortgage Fraud

The former mayor of North Miami has received a prison term of about 5.5. years for her role in a mortgage fraud scheme.

03/24/2015

Former President Bill Clinton was on hand to mark the opening of the Marriott Port-au=Prince.  (Source: CBS)

Bill Clinton On Hand For Opening Of New Marriott In Port au Prince

Haiti has celebrated a new step forward in their efforts to rebuild after the devastating 2010 earthquake.

02/25/2015

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Focus on South Florida: Haiti Documentary Filmmaker

Join us on a journey with a Haitian-American filmmaker to find her roots. Four years in the making, Rachelle Salnave’s documentary uncovered a movement of Haitians on a quest to change the face of their country .”La Belle Vie: The Good Life” premiered earlier this month at the Pan-African Film Festival in Los Angeles and the Toronto Black Film Festival.

My TV 33–02/23/2015

Haiti Carnival Accident (Source: YouTube)

Haiti Cancels Carnival After Deadly Parade Accident

The Prime Minister of Haiti has canceled the country’s Carnival celebration after a deadly accident involving a parade float.

02/17/2015

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JetBlue Announces Additional Flights To Cuba And Haiti

Just weeks after travel restrictions to Cuba were eased, JetBlue Airways has announced more flights to Cuba.

02/12/2015

A man carries goods past a quake-scarred house in Port-au-Prince on January 11, 2013. Three years after Haiti was devastated by a massive earthquake, hundreds of thousands of homeless people are still at risk from crime, disease and the elements in crowded makeshift camps. The 2010 disaster triggered a global outpouring of sympathetic rhetoric and pledges of aid for the already impoverished Caribbean nation, but residents and aid agencies complain that rebuilding and re-development has been too slow. Around 358,000 people are still living rough in scores of camps scattered around the capital Port-au-Prince and surrounding districts, exposed to a crime wave, a cholera outbreak and -- from time to time -- hurricanes. AFP PHOTO Thony BELIZAIRE (Photo by: THONY BELIZAIRE/AFP/Getty Images)

Lynn U. & UM Students, Staff Mark 5th Anniversary Of Haiti Quake

Students and faculty of Lynn University in Boca Raton and the University of Miami are marking the fifth year anniversary of a devastating earthquake in Haiti.

01/12/2015

Major Earthquake Devastates Haitian Capital

Memorial To Be Held On Five Year Anniversary Of Haiti Earthquake

On January 12, 2010, 300,000 people lost their lives when a catastrophic earthquake hit the island of Haiti.

01/11/2015

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Haitian Amputees Share Inspiring Story At Vatican

Three men who lost a leg in Haiti’s 2010 earthquake are set to share their inspiring stories in the Vatican.

01/10/2015

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