| Mar 12, 2013
| 7:55 AM
Haiti is one of the poorest countries in the world. In 2010, about 88% of their rural population was at poverty level after a 7.0 magnitude earthquake struck. Hundreds of thousands were killed and, as a result of the tragedy, people from all over the...
| Feb 26, 2015
| 7:23 PM
The Clinton Foundation accepted millions of dollars from seven foreign governments during Hillary Rodham Clinton's tenure as secretary of state, including one donation that violated its ethics agreement with the Obama administration, foundation...
| Jan 12, 2015
| 9:00 PM
On the 5th anniversary of the earthquake that devastated Haiti, designer and activist Kenneth Cole has announced the launch of a limited-edition sandal collaboration with artisans from the Carribbean island nation.
Cole says he recently visited the Deux...
| Jan 12, 2015
| 12:45 PM
After days of negotiations, the president of Haiti and opposition leaders have reportedly reached a deal aimed at ending a political impasse that had delayed elections and threatened the fragile nation’s recovery from a catastrophic 2010 earthquake....
| Jan 11, 2015
| 3:06 PM
A stubborn stalemate threatening the stability of Haiti approached a decisive deadline Monday as protesters demanded the president’s removal and authorities continued to resist holding legally required and long-overdue elections.
In a country...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 5:59 PM
President Barack Obama has nominated Ken Hackett, the humanitarian who served as president of Baltimore-based Catholic Relief Services for 18 years, as the next U.S. ambassador to the Vatican.
The announcement, made Friday, means Hackett will become the...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 3:20 PM
Michael J. Ryan was born on July 30, 1964, in Queens, New York. He was raised
in upstate New York before moving to Broward County in 1977. Mike attended Broward
County public schools. After graduation from high school, Mike attended The George...
| Jul 13, 2013
| 3:32 PM
| Aug 28, 2013
| 11:36 PM
COSTA MESA — There were several messages delivered, and messages within messages, and symbolism wrapped in tragedy and triumph when Kermit Alexander spoke to the Costa Mesa High football team Wednesday afternoon.
But before he talked about his...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 4:02 PM
Three and a half years ago, disaster struck Haiti. A 7.0 magnitude earthquake hit near Port-au-Prince on Jan. 12, 2010. More than 200,000 lives were lost. Almost 2 million people were left homeless, countless children were orphaned, buildings crumbled and...
| May 22, 2013
Bridgeport's reform-minded schools superintendent has come under fire from the state's largest teachers union, which on Tuesday filed a complaint accusing the district of illegally excluding teachers, parents and community leaders from the educational...