| Aug 4, 2010
| 8:16 AM
According to Haiti's former Chamber of Deputies, Pierre Eric Jean-Jacques, singer Wyclef Jean is planning to run for president. A spokesperson for the the Grammy Award winner says Jean will announce his decision Thursday.
Jean-Jacques told The Associated...
| Aug 3, 2010
| 9:20 PM
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti -- The former head of Haiti's Chamber of Deputies says singer Wyclef Jean is about to announce his candidacy for president of a nation struggling to recover from the Jan. 12 earthquake.
Former Deputy Pierre Eric Jean-Jacques tells...
| Aug 20, 2010
| 8:17 PM
Contrary to reports that Wyclef Jean isn't on the approved list of candidates for Haiti's upcoming presidential election, the Fugees singer isn't officially out of the running yet.
The list, originally slated to be revealed Aug. 19, and then Aug 20,...
| Sep 9, 2010
Like many Americans, John Clifton spent Sept. 11, 2001, in a panic.
As travel manager of Houston-based global engineering firm KBR, he scrambled for hours trying to determine whether his company had anyone on the four hijacked planes. KBR often has...
| Sep 9, 2010
| 8:42 PM
As a fashion photographer who is now embarking on his 14th season as a judge on the primetime series "America's Next Top Model," a reality show in which aspiring young models compete to launch a career in the modeling industry, Nigel Barker's idea of...
| Sep 30, 2010
| 12:15 PM
By Madison Smartt Bell Pantheon. 335 pages. $26.95
Fiddlers strike up the old tune "Devil’s Dream" more than once in the new Madison Smartt Bell novel that bears its name. It is a sprightly jig, but it turns poignant here, since the...
| Jul 21, 2010
| 5:35 PM
Remember Haiti? The impoverished Caribbean island became the focus of international attention in January when a 7.0 earthquake killed an estimated 230,000 people and left countless more displaced. For awhile, it was hard to open a newspaper without...
| Dec 16, 2010
| 3:55 PM
After surving the ups and downs of the adoption process, including the massive quake in Haiti, Susan and Brian Lennon can finally call little Kervens their own.
The couple finalized the adoption of the four-year-old Thursday as part of the 14th Annual...
| Oct 2, 2010
| 6:20 PM
An emotional reunion for two people brought together by tragedy.
Reverand LeRiche Roosevelt is the leader for a parish on a small island near his native Haiti. After the earthquake, which killed nearly 300,000 and left five million homeless, he watched...
| Oct 2, 2010
| 7:12 PM
| Oct 4, 2010
| 4:33 PM
American novelist Madison Smartt Bell has devoted two decades to bringing Haiti, from 1791-1804, alive for readers. It may seem unfathomable for Americans to understand how a country as Haiti can exist so close to luxurious vacation destinations, Bell's...
| Oct 6, 2010
He survived the Haiti earthquake and endures a rare disease that keeps him from enjoying the sun.
Job is one of 250 people in the United States that have Xeroderma Pigmentosum or XP. He is the first Haitian diagnosed with the disease. XP keeps the body...