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Chile remains in need after earthquake

The massive earthquake that struck Chile February 27 continues to have a heavy impact on the Chilean people.

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Haiti: Real development or cheap labor haven?

Haiti is forced to think about how reconstruction is to be approached with another disaster looming: Economists.

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Anti-abortion church accused of child trafficking

An Idaho church associated with right-wing causes and politics was accused of child trafficking.

Venezuela cancels Haiti's debt

Hugo Chavez, announced this week that his country is canceling Haiti's debt for the purchase of Venezuelan oil.

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Haiti relief opens doors for U.S.-Cuba cooperation

In a move to aid relief efforts in earthquake-devastated Haiti, the U.S. State Department says it's prepared to assist over 400 Cuban doctors there with much needed medical supplies.

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Haiti will rise again

In 1985, Central Mexico, including Mexico City, was hit by an earthquake measuring 8.1 on the Richter scale – much larger than the one that hit Haiti on January 12 of this year. Hundreds of buildings collapsed and thousands were killed.

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The United States owes Haiti a big debt

Yesterday the Obama administration announced $100 million in financial aid for earthquake stricken Haiti. Good step, more is needed.

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Haitians hold onto life as help mounts

The task for millions today in Haiti is to try to stay alive until help arrives and to try to save those injured in the earthquake.

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Earthquake devastates already hard-hit Haiti

The largest earthquake in 200 years hit the impoverished Caribbean nation of Haiti on yesterday afternoon.

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