- Haiti opposition says transitional gov't may be needed Updated: Nov-30-15 3:05 pm
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti - Eight candidates in last month's disputed presidential vote are demanding changes in Haiti's electoral council and national police department. And if that doesn't happen by next month, they are calling for a transitional government to oversee new general elections.
- In Haiti, No. 2 presidential candidate undecided on runoff Updated: Nov-27-15 4:22 pm
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti - Campaign season for the final round of Haiti's elections has gotten started, but the second-place finisher in the presidential vote said Friday he hasn't decided whether he will participate in a runoff or continue to press for a recount.
- Official: Moise, Celestin top 2 finalists in Haiti election Updated: Nov-24-15 7:40 pm
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti - The top two finishers in Haiti's first-round presidential election are government-backed candidate Jovenel Moise and former state construction chief Jude Celestin, officials said Tuesday. They are scheduled to compete in a runoff vote on Dec. 27.
- Haiti council names 2 candidates for presidential runoff Updated: Nov-05-15 9:48 pm
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti - Government-backed candidate Jovenel Moise and former state construction chief Jude Celestin appear to be advancing to a runoff election for Haiti's presidency, according to preliminary results announced Thursday.
- Haiti officials shut down orphanage founded by US man Updated: Nov-05-15 6:26 pm
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti - Haitian authorities on Thursday closed an orphanage for boys founded three decades ago by a U.S. citizen facing accusations he sexually abused children in his care.