CAP-HAITIEN, Haiti — Thousands of families in Haiti and the neighboring Dominican Republic have been displaced by floods from a storm system that drenched the countries for several days, officials said Thursday. Haiti’s Department of Civil Protection said at least 6,000 homes were flooded in Cap-Haitien and several nearby communities and at least 66 homes […]
The long-time lawyer for Jean-Claude “Baby Doc” Duvalier says Haiti will not hold a state funeral for the former dictator.
Authorities in Haiti say 23 people died and 32 were injured in a bus accident west of the capital of Port-au-Prince.
President Bill Clinton’s advisers carefully considered how to explain the president’s military action against Iraq in 1998 as the House was debating his impeachment, according to records from the Clinton White House that were released Friday. The documents also touch upon Osama bin Laden, consideration of military action in Haiti in 1994 and preparations for Supreme Court nomination hearings.
The Christian pilgrims crowded a barren mountainside in central Haiti by the thousands, seeking favors and spiritual renewal.