An eyewitness account of Chile's earthquake and the ensuing political struggle that took place immediately after the disaster.
The massive earthquake that struck Chile February 27 continues to have a heavy impact on the Chilean people.
Haiti is forced to think about how reconstruction is to be approached with another disaster looming: Economists.
An Idaho church associated with right-wing causes and politics was accused of child trafficking.
Hugo Chavez, announced this week that his country is canceling Haiti's debt for the purchase of Venezuelan oil.
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.
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.
Yesterday the Obama administration announced $100 million in financial aid for earthquake stricken Haiti. Good step, more is needed.
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.
The largest earthquake in 200 years hit the impoverished Caribbean nation of Haiti on yesterday afternoon.