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How Haiti's 5.9 Magnitude Earthquake Will Impact Your Travel - Travel Noire

Over the weekend, a 5.9 magnitude earthquake devastated the northwest coast of Haiti, in Port-de-Paix. The quake was so strong that it could be felt in the capital city of Port-au-Prince. However, no major damage was reported there.The earthquake struck on October 6, with a span of 12 kilometers. Ha

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Truth and Consequences, Washington Style | The Stream

In early 1981, as a newly-minted Senate staffer, I was ensconced in my dilapidated office in a condemned building known as “Senate Courts.” (The site now serves as a parking lot for the Capital Police.)

STREAM.ORG - 2018-10-16 10:21:08

Haiti: Haiti Earthquake: Action Against Hunger's Response

On Saturday, October 6, a magnitude 5.9 earthquake struck Haiti, followed by strong aftershocks on Sunday and Monday. The epicenter of the quake was located roughly 12 miles from the city of Port-de-Paix, on Haiti’s northwestern coast.

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David Ramsey: Faith brought Haitian soccer brothers to Colorado Springs

Lookens and Kensley Smith are connected in that mysterious, deep way brothers are connected. You sense their bond as they run side-by-side on the soccer field, hungry for a goal. Scoring is their brother thing.“We’ve been playing all our lives,” Kensley says. “And we just have the chemistry. We know

COLORADO SPRINGS GAZETTE - 2018-10-16 23:53:00

Ambulance donated to community in Haiti

Lt. Gov. Dan McKee made the announcement outside of Lincoln Town Hall on Oct. 3, alongside Town Administrator Joseph Almond and Bernard Georges, founder and CEO of new Bridges for Haitian Success. According to officials, the town worked with the lieutenant governor’s office to facilitate the donatio

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Mix Master Mike, Stewart Copeland, Sheila E. & More Join Forces to Help Beat Hunger in Haiti

On Oct. 18, Beat Hunger will release a series of pre-recorded videos in support of the campaign to air on television and online. Following a rhythmic theme, the videos will feature messages from percussionists, drummers and DJs that include Mix Master Mike, Stewart Copeland ofThe Police,Dame Evelyn

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Project HOPE Medical Team in Haiti Following Earthquake

Millwood, VA–Project HOPEis deploying a medical team to areas in Haiti affected by the 5.9 magnitude earthquake that struck the near the northwestern city of Port-au-Paix on Oct. 6, killing at least 14 people and injuring 200 others.

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Arrest made in one of back-to-back robberies at Little Haiti electrical supply shop

Detectives say Kriston Leandrew Kelly, 28, is responsible for the Sept. 1 burglary at Rexel Electric Supply, located at 6767 NE 4th Ave. The store was also robbed on Sept. 3, but no arrests have been made in that case.

MIAMI HERALD

Sigora Solar launches “Sigora Gives Back” program and 501c non-profit efforts

Through this program, Sigora is promising that with every U.S.A. home that receives the Produce and Reduce package, a whole home solar and energy efficiency solution, the company will provide 24/7 electricity to a family in Haiti. The Sigora Gives Back program utilizes a partnership between Sigora,

PV-MAGAZINE-USA.COM - 2018-10-16 14:24:15

Death toll in Haiti earthquake reaches 15, 333 injured; survivors take refuge in relief camps

▶ Haiti Sets Up Makeshift Hospital After 5.9-Magnitude Earthquake Rattles Port-de-Paix00:52At least 14 people were killed and more than 150 were injured after an earthquake hit Haiti on Oct. 6. Makeshift hospital has been set up in Port-de-Paix as rescue agencies fan out to help residents, many of w

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OECS Commission statement on Haiti Earthquake

–The OECS Commission has called on the international community to launch a swift, coordinated and aggressive relief effort to assist the people and Government of Haiti following the recent 5.9 magnitude earthquake which to date has left more than eleven dead and close to two hundred seriously injure

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At Least 12 Dead Following Earthquake In Haiti - Essence

At least 12 people were killed after a magnitude 5.9 earthquake rocked Haiti late Saturday night.The devastating earthquake, which occurred some 12 miles north of Port-de-Paix in northwest Haiti, also left more than 100 injured,according to the Miami Herald.Officials are expecting the death toll to

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Michael Brun Is Pushing the New Sounds of Haiti

Michael Brunis here to make sure Haiti is getting the credit and recognition it deserves.Born in Port-au-Prince, the producer, DJ, and artist wants to prove Haitian music's long-lasting influence across the globe.Since he was a little kid, Brun always had a strong desire to help his country, as was

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Inagua residents feel shock waves of Haiti’s earthquake

Lodanise Joseph holds her 9-month-old granddaughter in Port-de-Paix, Haiti, Monday, Oct. 8, 2018, while her father Marc-Sena Docteur, a 24-year-old carpenter, stands next to their home damaged in the quake that hit over the weekend. Docteur’s girlfriend died in the earthquake. “Now I’m left with a 9

EYEWITNESS NEWS

Williamston couple’s charity helps children locally, in Haiti

Barbara and Dean Monette said they have always loved children, whether it be teaching or simply helping the neighbor kids with painting which started with their own children. To channel that love, the couple created The Monette Children’s Enrichment Fund. The fund became an official 501(c)(3) nonpro

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Haiti Quake News Raises Concerns Among Washington Diaspora

Haitian-American women mingle and discuss the earthquake at the Haitian Ladies Brunch at the Embassy of Haiti in Washington, Oct. 7, 2018. (Photo: S. Lemaire / VOA )

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At least 11 dead as quake topples homes in northern Haiti

© Getty ImagesRepresentative imagePORT-AU-PRINCE, Oct 6 (Reuters) - An earthquake that struck off the northern coast of Haiti late on Saturday killed at least 11 people and injured more than a hundred when several buildings collapsed in the impoverished Caribbean country, officials said.

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Magnitude 5.9 Earthquake Hits Haiti, At Least 12 Dead & 188 Injured • EBONY

Haiti’s civil protection agency, which first reported the deaths, added that 135 people were injured, but some reports have said that 188 people were injured in the earthquake.

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VOLUNTEER SPOTLIGHT: Sharissa Coates

Each month, Child Advocates of Northeast Oklahoma (CANO) celebrates the advocacy of one of our CASA volunteers. This month, we celebrate the service Sharissa Coates, a volunteer advocate in Rogers County for nearly 18 months.

CLAREMORE PROGRESS - 2018-10-15 22:17:00