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Nearly 50,000 Haitians are at risk of losing their U.S. visas if President Donald Trump rescinds the Temporary Protected Status program.

The United Nations, which made cholera endemic to Haiti after its peacekeeping forces introduced the disease to the country in 2010, now has a plan to pay individual Haitians or communities $400 million from a proposed fund. The organization continues to deny legal responsibility for the outbreak.

Florida Gov. Rick Scott on Thursday morning urged people to evacuate the state as Hurricane Matthew whipped toward the U.S.

The weather woman was reporting on Hurricane Matthew on Monday when she suddenly decided to educate the public about Haitian agriculture.

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Naylor won the National Book Award and the American Book Award for her debut novel, which was later turned into a mini-series helmed by Oprah Winfrey.

Viral photo shows emotional Haitian immigrant graduating at the top of his West Point class. He plans to become a pilot.

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Jocelerme Privert, the former head of Parliament who served as interior minister under former president Jean-Bertrand Aristide, will lead the country for 120 days. After that, he must confirm a consensus prime minster, the report says.

A national healthcare company has come under fire for an advertisement that bans Haitians for applying for the position of a registered nurse. According to Pix11, staffing agency Interim HealthCare posted an ad in a New City Pennysaver distributed in West Havernstraw, New York, asking for a “laid back nurse” for the position of a “Female LPN/RN.” They also […]

Former botanist Max Gesner Beauvoir, a leader of the Haitian religion popularly known as Vodou, has died.

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Capping a National Week of Action and after a key deadline in Domican Republic, #Rights4AllInDr plans a march to the White House in protest

The bloody origins of the Dominican Republic’s ethnic ‘cleansing’ of Haitians http://t.co/AAISZltapV — tejwo (@tejwo) June 16, 2015 In what critics describe as ethnic “cleansing,” scores of Haitian migrant workers are set to be deported from the Dominican Republic this week, highlighting the country’s long-troubled relationship with its Caribbean neighbor, according to media reports. Undocumented […]

The island of Haiti has declared three days of mourning for the 16 victims who lost their lives after a power line fell on a carnival float and electrocuted many of them. Seventy-eight other carnival attendees were trampled upon and injured, as they fled from the ensuing chaos, according to USA Today. According to witnesses, someone […]