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Haitians mark Voodoo day of the dead

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti - Revelers streamed into cemeteries across Haiti on Sunday...peppers to mark the country's annual Voodoo festival of the dead.At Port-au-Prince's sprawling national cemetery, Voodoo priests and priestesses gathered...
Nation and World
Haiti's election economy in full swing

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti - A young man stands on a...hillside slum overlooking downtown Port-au-Prince, where the presidential palace stood...presidential campaign rally in downtown Port-au-Prince, dozens of young men shoved and elbowed...
Nation and World
Kentucky Wildcats becoming the United Nations of college basketball

...and Jamal Murray (Kitchener, Ontario) are thought to be good to go. Prized Haitian big man Skal Labissiere (Port-au-Prince) has signed with UK, but some recruiting analysts have speculated the NCAA may have eligibility questions, so...
This Day in History

...prominent supporter of exiled Haitian President Jean-Bertrand Aristide, was shot and killed outside a church in Port-au-Prince; the U.N. mission accused Haitian armed forces of involvement. Conductor Erich Leinsdorf died in Zurich, Switzerland...
Local volunteer shares about Haiti trip 3 years after quake give perspective on the country of 9 million people include more than a million people remain homeless in capital Port au Prince, 80 percent of the population lives in poverty, and only 50 percent of children attend school. The program runs...
This Day in History the Maze Prison in Northern Ireland; he died 65 days later. In 2004, rebels rolled into Haiti's capital, Port-au-Prince, where they were met by thousands of residents cheering the ouster of President Jean-Bertrand Aristide the day...
Coast Guard cutter skipper retires

...seen all those things."Cawthorn also spent tours of duty at Coast Guard headquarters, Guantanamo Bay, Cuba and Port-au-Prince, Haiti.Cawthorn and his family will leave Kodiak for Honolulu. His wife Deb is an active-duty Coast Guard lieutenant...
Colvin honored at change of command ceremony maritime component commander to Joint Task Force Haiti, helping prevent a mass migration and preserving order in Port Au Prince Harbor following the unexpected departure of former Haitian President Jean Bertrand Aristide. In 2005 he coordinated...
Outside editorial: Break the gridlock in Haiti

...not ready. More than 600,000 people remain in makeshift camps. Criminals pose a constant menace, especially in Port-au-Prince and its environs. Drug trafficking is rampant. Haiti needs MINUSTAH.An eventual drawdown can be phased in, but...
Outside editorial: Haitian president's mixed record

...peacekeepers and Haitian police arrested a few members of the lightly armed militias that have been parading around Port-au-Prince in military uniforms asking for Martelly to make good on his brash and mistaken promise.A few arrests aren't...


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