Haiti

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

On a daily basis, doctors in Miami video-conference doctors in Haiti discussing patients and the best way to treat them. (Source: CBS4)

UM Doctors Who Traveled To Haiti After Quake Mark 5-Year Anniversary

Ahead of the fifth year anniversary of the devastating earthquake in Haiti, Miami doctors who were on the ground within hours of the quake, helping to save lives and a new generation of physicians are still working there.

01/07/2015

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Couple Feeds Homeless In Honor Of Mother

As the holiday season quickly approaches, a South Florida salon got an early start on Thanksgiving.

11/16/2014

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