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2010-10-06 09:08:00

Country's Only Critical Care and Trauma Center Now Open until June 2011 PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti, Oct.

2010-08-13 09:00:00

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti, Aug. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- MSC PLUS, SA, the first full-service home improvement and construction supply store of its kind in Haiti, has opened a 30,000 square foot facility stocked with more than 10,000 items.

2010-08-05 20:57:00

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti, Aug. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Wyclef Jean, accompanied by his wife, Claudinette, daughter, Angelina, and other close family members, announced this evening that he will make a bid for the presidency of Haiti in the country's upcoming November election.

2010-06-01 17:28:00

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti, June 1 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Southern Command's (Southcom) Joint Task Force Haiti officially completed its mission today marking the end of Operation Unified Response almost five months after a 7.0 magnitude earthquake Jan. 12 devastated the country.

2010-02-09 17:21:00

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti, Feb. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- The Haitian Economic Development Foundation today announced that Electricite d'Haiti, the government-owned electric utility, has restored electrical power to a section of earthquake ravaged Port Au Prince.

2010-02-05 12:44:00

NEW YORK, Feb. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- BET Networks aligns with music's brightest stars for "SOS Saving Ourselves - Help for Haiti," benefit concert and telethon.

2010-01-28 09:21:00

Emergency Relief Fund Established for Haitian Senior Living Workers ALEXANDRIA, Va., Jan.

2010-01-13 18:28:00

Humanitarian Group Appeals for Funds, Prepares Food Distribution PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti, Jan.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.