- Cheap motorbikes bring opportunity and chaos to Haiti Updated: May-27-15 8:47 am
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti - Joseph-Marc Carel knows the danger of ferrying passengers on his small motorbike, sometimes two at a time, as tides of the buzzing vehicles cut through the chaotic Haitian capital. He has a prosthetic leg to prove it.
- Haiti grants appeal of abuse case against US man Updated: May-18-15 6:40 pm
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti - Haitian justice authorities are making plans for a new criminal trial against a U.S. citizen who has been accused of physically and sexually abusing boys in an orphanage that he has run for decades in the impoverished Caribbean country, a top government official and lawyers said Monday.
- French president makes unprecedented state visit to Haiti Updated: May-12-15 5:22 pm
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti - Francois Hollande on Tuesday became the first president of France to make a formal state visit to Haiti, where bountiful resources and brutal plantation slavery made it the European nation's most profitable colony before an independence uprising more than two centuries ago.
- Alleged abuse victims in Haiti to get day in court in Maine Updated: May-01-15 2:13 am
PORTLAND, Maine - A federal defamation lawsuit may become the only venue for young men from Haiti to air abuse allegations in open court following the dismissal of a case against the orphanage founder accused of assaulting them when they were boys in Port-au-Prince, according to the target of the defamation lawsuit.