Home | WORLD News | S America Canada

S America Canada

image

5 years later, AP revisits sites devastated by Haiti quake

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — It's been five years since the ground shook violently in and around the overcrowded capital of Haiti, the Western Hemisphere's poorest country, raising a cloud of dust over the smashed city and outlying towns.
 Visit website
image

A look at the Haiti earthquake on the 5-year anniversary

A look at the 2010 earthquake in Haiti and its aftermath:...
 Visit website
image

Ten bodies and 11 heads found in violent Mexican state

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexican police found 10 decapitated corpses and 11 heads in a southwestern state that has become a major problem for President Enrique Pena Nieto since the apparent massacre of 43 trainee teachers there in September....
 Visit website
image

Haiti leader names Evans Paul as new prime minister

Port-au-Prince (AFP) - Haitian President Michel Martelly named veteran politician Evans Paul prime minister to lead a new government, as he seeks to defuse a crisis over long-delayed elections....
 Visit website
image

Interim prime minister named in politically fractious Haiti

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Health Minister Florence Duperval Guillaume was named as Haiti's interim prime minister on Sunday following the resignation of her predecessor a week ago amid a stalemate over delayed legislative elections....
 Visit website
image

Cuba not returning to capitalism despite U.S. deal: Castro's daughter

HAVANA (Reuters) - Cuba will defend its socialist principles and will not return to capitalism just because it has agreed a detente with the United States, the daughter of President Raul Castro said, dispelling any notion that U.S. companies would be free to roll into Cuba....
 Visit website
image

Cuba's Castro hails new era of 'living together' with U.S.

HAVANA (Reuters) - Cuban President Raul Castro hailed a landmark exchange of prisoners with the United States on Wednesday and praised U.S. President Barack Obama as the two countries agreed to normalize relations after more than five decades of hostility....
 Visit website
image

U.S., Cuba restore ties after 50 years

HAVANA/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States and Cuba agreed on Wednesday to restore diplomatic ties that Washington severed more than 50 years ago, and President Barack Obama called for an end to the long economic embargo against its old Cold War enemy....
 Visit website
image

Sydney gunman was 'wanted in Iran'

Iran says it requested 14 years ago the extradition of Man Haron Monis - the gunman behind the Sydney siege - but Australia refused to hand him over....
 Visit website
image

Haiti takes more steps to end political standoff

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Haiti was in a state of political flux following the resignation over the weekend of the country's prime minister because of an ongoing stalemate with opposition lawmakers in the Senate....
 Visit website
back 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 next last total: 369 | displaying: 91 - 100
Log in