As Haiti is rebuilt after the earthquake, attention should be paid to its environmental problems, especially deforestation.
01/20/2010 12:14 pm
There were no immediate reports of serious damage after a 6.1 earthquake hit 35 miles west of Port-au-Prince this morning. But the aftershock could affect Haiti aid efforts that have finally gathered steam after last week's 7.0 quake.
01/20/2010 11:09 am
A magnitude 6.1 aftershock struck near Port-au-Prince on Wednesday morning. With so many buildings damaged by the major Haiti earthquake last week, there are concerns about danger. But there's a world of difference between today's quake and the 7.0 earthquake that did so much damage last week.
01/20/2010 09:16 am
01/20/2010 08:40 am
On Tuesday, the US military airdropped 3,700 gallons of water and 14,000 pre-packaged meals into Port-au-Prince, in an area secured by US troops.
01/19/2010 05:01 pm
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Global News Blog Haiti earthquake: Is the term 'looting' racist? Past Kanye West comments fuel debate
Old comments by rapper Kanye West about Hurricane Katrina are being dredged up in a debate on how race plays into the coverage of natural disasters, including the 7.0 earthquake in Haiti last week.
01/19/2010 04:33 pm
The US military has held off on doing airdrops of food and water to victims of the Haiti earthquake, fearing they could set off riots. But it now has troops in place to secure airdrop zones.
01/19/2010 02:58 pm
After 30 years in Canada, Saurel Labbe returned to his home country of Haiti to build his dream house and retire. Now he's picking up the pieces after last week's 7.0 quake ripped up the town of Léogâne.
01/19/2010 02:32 pm
Rebuilding after the earthquake should not be a job only for the international community.
01/19/2010 02:01 pm