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Relief Efforts Ramp Up in Haiti After Post-Hurricane Cholera Outbreak
More than a week after Hurricane Matthew roared through Haiti, leaving a trail of devastation in the already poverty-stricken nation, aid groups are working to curb a post-hurricane cholera outbreak. “Before the hurricane, we had serious problems of access to health, water and sanitation, and cases
At Least 264 Dead in Haiti From Hurricane Matthew
At least 264 people have died in Haiti as a result of Hurricane Matthew, which ripped through the country two days ago and left a trail of immense destruction, according to the BBC, which cited government officials. The full extent of the devastation is only now becoming apparent as officials from
Duchess Kate and Prince William Go Rappelling in North Wales
Duchess Kate showed her competitive instinct as she and Prince William went back to their roots, highlighting their charitable endeavors supporting young people’s mental well being in North Wales. The duchess rappelled off a wall and held the safety rope while William did the same in Snowdonia
Great Streets of America
The American Planning Association (APA) has announced 2012's Top 10 Great Streets. From frontier town charm to super posh and gorgeous to debaucherous this year's list has a little something for everyone. The streets are not ranked, ABC News has listed them alphabetically by city. Main Street,
The Global Note: Marines & The Taliban Bodies…Putin's "Manifesto"…Fukushima Moms…Haiti, 2 Years On
MARINES DESECRATING TALIBAN DEAD? The Marine Corps is investigating that video that appears to show four Marines joking while urinating on the bodies of three Taliban men. Dressed in full combat gear and holding rifles at their sides, the four Marines stand over the corpses...
Dr . Paul Farmer of Partners In Health Takes the Million Moms Challenge!
The Million Moms Challenge is excited to an announce an alliance with healthcare pioneer Dr. Paul Farmer, and his organization, Partners in Health, one of the world’s leading providers of community-based care in the developing world. Million Moms Challenge recently sat down with Dr. Farmer...
Two Degrees Bars
The And I. It's. nutrition isn't really the most common. Cause of death in children under five around the world this is a massive problem. And now owe it to treatable problem we actually have a medicine to treat that. We. They snack and nutrition bars. And for every bar that we sell in the United
Bill Clinton's Mercy Mission to Haiti
Former president leads international aid efforts in earthquake-ravaged Haiti.
Bill Clinton Digs In to Speed Haiti's Recovery
In Exclusive 'Nightline' Interview, Ex-President Describes Government Plans for Renewal
The Note, 5/15/2009: Growing Pains -- Obama tacks right, Pelosi lashes back, and Dems take on new fights
By RICK KLEIN It wasn’t enough when Democrats were at war with Republicans. Then they started fighting themselves. Now they get to take on the CIA, too. They get to do it facing backwards -- undoing (and sometimes redoing) Bush...