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How long does it take a burglar to get a motor into a shopping cart? Watch him struggle.

He's one determined burglar. Surveillance video released Tuesday by Miami police showed a man trying repeatedly to load a gate motor into a shopping cart at the Center of Haitian … Click to Continue »

- Miami Herald - US

TPS: What it is and how it's changing.

TPS provides short-term protection from deportation for people who can't return home because of national disasters, civil unrest, or health crises. Nicaraguans and Haitians lost protection this fall; Hondurans' and Salvadorans' status is under consideration.

- Christian Science Monitor - US

TPS: What it is and how it's changing.

The Department of Homeland Security is determining the future residency of more than 300,000 Central Americans and Haitians who have been in the United States under the Temporary Protected Status program. Q: WHAT IS TPS? TPS is meant to provide short-term protection from deportation for people who can't return to their ...

- Yahoo! News - US

France Orders International Recall of Lactalis Baby Formula.

France has ordered banned the sale and ordered a recall of several baby formula milk and baby food products made by French dairy giant Lactalis after the discovery of salmonella bacteria, consumer protection agency DGCCRF said in a statement. The recall includes products for export, including to China, Taiwan, Pakistan, ...

- Voice of America - US

UN's Global Emergency Response Fund hits record-high income for 2017 as donors pledge additional funds for 2018.

Source: UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs Country: Cameroon, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Eritrea, Haiti, Mali, Pakistan, Philippines, Uganda, United Republic of Tanzania, World The CERF hosted its annual high-level pledging conference for 2018. Thirty-six donors pledged US$383 million to the ...

- ReliefWeb - INT

$11 billion gap in global humanitarian funding calls for new CERF funding mechanism.

Source: UN Secretary-General Country: Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Cameroon, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Eritrea, Haiti, Mali, Myanmar, Nigeria, Pakistan, Philippines, Somalia, South Sudan, Uganda, United Republic of Tanzania, World, Yemen UN chief urges Pledging Conference to support 'Super' Central Emergency Response ...

- ReliefWeb - INT

Missionary in US custody on charges he abused Haitian boys.

Federal authorities have arrested a Christian missionary who allegedly told a counselor in Virginia and investigators that he had sexual contact with boys in Haiti.

- FOX News - US

US move to end immigrants protected status condemned.

The Coalition of Irish Immigration Centres in the US has condemned the move by President Donald Trump to end the protected status previously granted to immigrants from Haiti, Nicaragua and Sudan.

- RTE - IE

Conflicts and drought spur hunger, despite ample global food supply.

Source: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations Country: Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Congo, Democratic People's Republic of Korea, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Guinea, Haiti, Iraq, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, ...

- ReliefWeb - INT

Gay family defies odds in Haiti.

Without enjoying any legal recognition, the gay couple lives in Port-au-Prince with a son.

- Global News - CA

In Haiti, Tracing a Paradise Lost.

The U.N. says the country is now stable, and tourism is growing. But the former vacation paradise still has a faded beauty.

- New York Times - US

Nueva alianza busca erradicar el hambre y la malnutrición en América Latina y el Caribe

Source: World Food Programme Country: Colombia, Guatemala, Haiti El PMA, la FAO y el FIDA anunciaron el 30 de noviembre una alianza con un foco inicial en Haití, Guatemala y Colombia para erradicar el hambre, la malnutrición y la pobreza e impulsar el desarrollo rural.Las tres agencias de las Naciones Unidas con sede en ...

- ReliefWeb - INT

UN agencies link up to eradicate hunger and malnutrition in Latin America and Caribbean

Source: International Fund for Agricultural Development, World Food Programme, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations Country: Colombia, Guatemala, Haiti, World WFP, FAO and IFAD announced a new alliance that will unite their efforts to support the countries of Latin America and the Caribbean to eradicate ...

- ReliefWeb - INT

Caribbean can only 'build back better' with international support and urgent climate action

Source: Caribbean Community Secretariat, UN Development Programme Country: Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Bahamas, British Virgin Islands, Cuba, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Haiti, Puerto Rico , Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Martin , Sint Maarten , Turks and Caicos Islands Over US$2 billion pledged, half of which in ...

- ReliefWeb - INT

Mauritania: Quash Blogger Mkhaitir's Death Sentence

Expand Mohamed Cheikh Ould Mohamed.  © Private – Mauritanian authorities should quash the death sentence for a Mauritanian blogger, Mohamed Cheikh Ould Mkhaitir, and drop all charges against him that violate freedom of expression, Human Rights Watch said today. The Court of Appeals in Nouadhibou is due to review the ...

- Human Rights Watch - US

Mauritania: Quash Blogger Mkhaitir's Death Sentence

Expand Mohamed Cheikh Ould Mohamed.  © Private   – Mauritanian authorities should quash the death sentence for a Mauritanian blogger, Mohamed Cheikh Ould Mkhaitir, and drop all charges against him that violate freedom of expression, Human Rights Watch said today. The Court of Appeals in Nouadhibou is due to review the ...

- Human Rights Watch - US

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