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News on Haiti continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

20 hrs ago | Bradenton.com

Plans to rebuild Haiti capital displace families

The new ministry buildings are sleek and modern but retain some of the neo-classical architecture of the former structures lost to natural disaster.

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20 hrs ago | The Washington Post

Plans to rebuild Haiti capital displace families

In this July 10, 2014, photo, men search for items to recover in the rubble of houses razed by bulldozers in downtown of Port-au-Prince, Haiti.

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20 hrs ago | Star Tribune

Rebuilding plans for Haiti capital are ambitious, but the poor being displaced by bulldozers

The broad avenues in the Haitian government's promotional material are clean and unbroken, dotted with palm trees, parks and manicured expanses of grass.

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Monday | Government Executive

Hillary Clinton's Lessons in Executive Diplomacy

A host of memoirs by former Obama administration Cabinet chiefs have been arriving in bookstores, offering valuable management lessons for political appointees and career civil servants.

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Monday | AlertNet

Suspected 60,000 cases of tropical virus in Haiti

HAITIAN health authorities are working to stop the spread of a tropical virus suspected of infecting more than 60,000 people in the country, reports children's charity Plan International.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

The Miami Herald

Justice for Haiti

U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon greets residents of Hinche, Haiti, upon the launch of a program to fight cholera.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

Refinery 29

Would You Buy A Bag Made Of Real Fruit?

Handmade by Haiti's local women artisans using crops indigenous to the island, like kenep and calabash, these Jacmel & Co.

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WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

2nd chikungunya case confirmed in Manatee

The individual just returned from a visit to the Caribbean, where health officials believe the patient contracted the disease through mosquito bite.

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Caribbean News Now!

Haiti witnesses declining cholera rates, significant gains in development

In Haiti, only 55.2 percent of the population has access to an improved water source, while close to 70 percent does not have direct access to potable water.

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Lake Cowichan Gazette

Sweet treat to help in Haiti

The owner of an East Beach ice cream shop is hoping to sweeten a neighbour's effort to lend a helping hand in Haiti.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

Daily Mail

Higher power shower: Voodoo worshippers wash themselves under...

Malaysian Airlines plane MH17 carrying 295 people is shot down over Ukraine with ground-to-air missile by 'Russian separatists' with 23 Americans and up to 10 Britons among the dead Scenes reminiscent of MH370 disaster as distraught MH17 relatives gather at airports to learn the fate of their missing loved ones 'We warned you not to fly in our ... (more)

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Miami New Times

Haiti's Michael Brun Talks EDM Stardom and Launching Kid Coconut Label

And with his own freshly minted independent record label, Kid Coconut, he's determined to further integrate his Caribbean homeland's roots into the international tapestry of electronic dance music.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

Caribbean News Now!

UN chief launches sanitation program in Haiti

Also, for the convenience of our readers and the online community generally, we have reproduced the complete Caribbean Net News archives from 2004 to 2010 here .

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WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

Second case of chikungunya in Pinellas County

Second case of chikungunya in Pinellas County So far, the have been 81 confirmed cases of the chikungunya disease in Florida.

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

The Arizona Republic

Rhonda Cagle: Nurse attributes success to soccer

Rhonda Cagle: Nurse attributes success to soccer Soccer transformed one woman's life by providing opportunity.

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Mon Jul 14, 2014

The Daily Herald

Eman says Minister Plasterk 'has not kept our agreement'

Dutch Minister of Home Affairs and Kingdom Relations Ronald Plasterk "has not kept our agreement," said Prime Minister Mike Eman during a press conference Monday about Aruba's protest and his hunger strike following a decision of the Kingdom Council of Ministers to have the Governor of Aruba carry out an investigation into the 2014 budget and the ... (more)

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Voice of America

UN Chief Makes 'Pilgrimage' to Haiti to Address Cholera Crisis

U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon walks out after visiting the house of a cholera victim during the launching of sanitation campaign in Hinche, Haiti, July 14, 2014.

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SFGate

UN chief in Haiti launches sanitation program

U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, center wearing blue cap, greets residents during the launching of sanitation campaign in Hinche, Haiti, Monday, July 14, 2014.

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Caribbean News Now!

Commentary: Leslie Manigat: Should one die to come into existence in Haiti?

By Joseph Guyler Delva Since the death of the former president, great intellectual and illustrious professor, Leslie Manigat, politicians of all stripes, scientists, intellectuals, professionals, academics, historians, journalists, merge into a chorus of praise to greet the great man they have known in the person of the deceased.

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Silicon Alley Insider

Painful Mosquito-Borne Disease Now Infecting More Than 350,000 People In The Americas

Marqui Ducarme is aided by his wife after contracting the Chikungunya virus at his home in Port-au-Prince, May 23, 2014.

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