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Stories with place: Port-au-Prince
  • Orphanage founder returns to Haiti after US jury ruling 
    Updated: Jul-29-15 5:46 pm

    PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti - A U.S. citizen who founded a Haiti orphanage for boys returned to the Caribbean country Wednesday after a U.S. jury ordered an activist to pay $14.5 million in damages for falsely accusing him of sexually abusing children in his care.

  • Chelsea Clinton in Haiti to visit family foundation projects 
    Updated: Jul-28-15 8:52 pm

    PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti - Chelsea Clinton on Tuesday encouraged women to educate themselves and learn how to be more independent during a trip to Haiti to oversee projects financed by the Clinton Foundation.

  • Many leave Dominican Republic for Haiti to avoid deportation 
    Updated: Jul-14-15 12:08 am

    OUANAMINTHE, Haiti - Thousands of people from Haiti or merely of Haitian descent aren't waiting to see if they'll be forcibly removed from the Dominican Republic now that the deadline has passed to apply for legal residency.

  • Haiti president, business leaders open new container port 
    Updated: Jul-02-15 7:25 pm

    PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti - Haitian President Michel Martelly, business leaders and civic boosters inaugurated an $80 million container port Thursday aimed at giving the hemisphere's poorest country a much bigger role in global shipping.