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Sep 26, 2011

Jennifer Aniston Purchased ‘’Stranger #44’’ for $450,000 to Benefit Haiti (Photo)

Jennifer Aniston Purchased ‘’Stranger #44’’ for $450,000 to Benefit Haiti (Photo)
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American actress, Jennifer Aniston, purchased ‘’Stranger #44’’ for $450,000 to benefit Haiti’s health and education sectors. This was disclosed by several news sites September 25, 2011.


Aug 22, 2011

Tropical Storm Irene approaching Puerto Rico, Dominican Republic and Haiti

Tropical Storm Irene approaching Puerto Rico, Dominican Republic and Haiti
By in United States, Weather, World No comments

NHC Map of Tropical Storm Irene Image Credit: nhc.noaa.gov The National Hurricane Center (NHC) in Miami reported that the eye or the center of tropical storm Irene has sustained its utmost wind of about 60 mph on Monday, August 22, 2011. Hurricane warnings were issued to Puerto Rico and Dominican Republic by the authorities. Updated […]


Apr 22, 2011

Michel Martelly “Sweet Micky” officially declared as Haitian president

Michel Martelly "Sweet Micky" officially declared as Haitian president
By in International, North America No comments

  Image Credit: us.haiti-live.com PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti – Finally, Michel Martelly, also known as “Sweet Micky” was officially declared today, as Haiti’s next President. International reports says that Haitian electoral commission spokesman Pierre Thibault said that Martelly won the presidency with 67.7 percent of the votes, defeating the former first lady Mirlande Manigat. Martelly will be […]


Mar 20, 2011

Wyclef Jean Shot but is Out of the Hospital

Wyclef Jean Shot but is Out of the Hospital
By in Entertainment, International, Music, Politics, World No comments

Wyclef Jean has been shot in the hand but is out of the hospital as reported by local Haiti news sites, March 19, 2011. The popular musician, record producer and member of the Hip Hop Fugees, is in Haiti to support fellow musician, Michel Martelly.


Dec 31, 2010

Paul Waggoner, an American Relief Worker in Haiti, is Finally Released from Jail

Paul Waggoner, an American Relief Worker in Haiti, is Finally Released from Jail
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Paul Waggoner an American relief worker in Haiti was finally released after being arrested last December 12, International news reported, December 30, 2010.


Nov 29, 2010

Haiti Election 2010 Update: 12 Major Presidential Candidates Denounce The Election as Fraudulent

Haiti election 2010
By in Current Events, Events, International, Politics, World No comments

According to several online news sites, Haiti‘s presidential election on Sunday was very chaotic. It was reported that poll lists include names of people who died in the earthquake. Some voters cannot vote because their names were missing on the list while others are voting multiple times. Voters faced confusion, delays and rejections. Illiterate voters […]


Nov 20, 2010

Jillian and Other Adopted Kids from Haiti, China and Ethiopia Become US Citizens

Jillian
By in United States, World 105 comments

According to international news sites, November 20 is a National Adoption Day in the United States. Eighteen children from Haiti, China, Ethiopia and other countries were sworn in as US citizens in New York City on November 18. Their adoptive American parents were very proud of them as they were sworn in.


Oct 24, 2010

Cholera Epidemic Claims 220 Lives in Haiti

By in Current Events, Events, Health, Science No comments

Cholera epidemic claims 220 lives in Haiti as it takes its toll. According to Dr. Jocelyne Pierre-Louis of the Health Ministry, the situation has been controlled and people should not panic but should observe strict hygienic measures


Aug 21, 2010

Wyclef Jean Disqualified To Run As Haiti’s President

By in International, Politics No comments

Wyclef Jean, the hip-hop singer who said that he will run for president of Haiti this coming November election has been disqualified by the board of elections in Haiti.