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Timberland Helps Plant Two Million-Plus Trees in Haiti

Timberland partners with the Small Farmers Alliance to plant five million trees in five years in Haiti.

Timberland works with Haiti’s Small Farmers Alliance to restore the country from its 2010 earthquake.

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This Week on Our World: Join Us As We Celebrate Our Landmark 100th Show!

Join host Marc Lamont Hill for a review of the issues, people and topics covered in this monumental episode

Join host Marc Lamont Hill for a fascinating review of the issues, people and topics…

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Wyclef Jean on the Fugees, the Presidency and the Music

Wyclef Jean sits down with Black Enterprise’s Our World host, Marc Lamont Hill, and answers…

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Rallying Global Support to Rebuild Haiti

Clinton Initiative offers opportunities to Haitian entrepreneurs

Former President Bill Clinton focused on rallying a diverse group of global leaders to step…

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RLJ Companies to Bring Jobs, Build Homes in Haiti

Firms using technology to build structures resistant to earthquakes

RLJ Companies announced Monday that it will team up with manufacturing company Global Building Solutions…

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AP Top News At 8:14 P.m. EST

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — The truckers filling Haiti’s mass graves with bodies reported ever higher…

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150,000 Haiti Quake Victims Buried, Gov’t Says

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — The truckers filling Haiti’s mass graves with bodies reported ever higher…

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History Shows Obstacles Can Block Haiti’s Recovery

Former President Bill Clinton, now the U.N. special envoy to Haiti, says the country can…

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Grief And Charity In NY Town Home To Many Haitians

SPRING VALLEY, N.Y. (AP) — In a suburban New York City village heavily populated with…

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Castro Decries US, Others Sending Troops To Haiti

HAVANA (AP) — Fidel Castro is questioning why the U.S. and other countries sent soldiers…

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AP Top News At 3:14 A.m. EST

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Hundreds gathered for the funeral of the archbishop of Haiti’s stricken…

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Teter Giving Halfpipe Winnings To Haiti Victims

PARK CITY, Utah (AP) — Defending Olympic halfpipe gold medalist Hannah Teter is donating her…

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Group Tackles Animal Welfare In Haiti After Quake

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Animal welfare groups arrived in Haiti on Saturday to help protect…

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Haiti Elderly Receive Some Medical Care, Need Food

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Relief groups brought doctors and medication to the ruins of a…

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As Haiti Mourns, Quake Survivor Found In Rubble

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — A man buried for 11 days in the wreckage of Haiti’s…

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Haiti Gov’t Says 150K Bodies Recovered In Capital

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — The confirmed death toll from Haiti’s devastating earthquake has topped 150,000…

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By Foot And Bus, Haitians Return To Native Towns

CABARET, Haiti (AP) — Barefoot and limping from a fall suffered during last week’s earthquake,…

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Rescuers Pull Man Alive From Haiti Shop Rubble

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Rescuers have pulled a 23-year-old man alive from the rubble of…

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Haiti Rappers Craft New ‘Palace’ From Ration Boxes

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Haiti’s National Palace lies in ruins, so the boys of Delmas…

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Rescues Adds Glimmer Of Hope To Haiti’s Grief

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Two people emerged from beneath the rubble of the stricken Haiti…

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U.N.: Haiti Government Calls Off Search And Rescue

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Haiti’s government has declared the search and rescue phase for survivors…

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Haitians Mourn As Rescuers Find Another In Rubble

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Hundreds gathered for the funeral of the archbishop of Haiti’s stricken…

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10 Days After Quake, 2 Rescued From Haiti Rubble

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — An Israeli search team pulled a severely dehydrated 21-year-old man from…

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Haiti Cruise Stops: ‘Without This, We Don’t Eat’

LABADEE, Haiti (AP) — With the Celebrity Solstice cruise ship anchored just offshore this beautiful…

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Donation Of Spears’ Dress OK For Haiti Relief

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Britney Spears is lending a hand, or rather a dress, to…

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Utah Millionaire Mounts Own Haiti Aid Operation

JIMANI, Dominican Republic (AP) — When Utah millionaire Jeremy Johnson saw news reports of Haiti’s…

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Stars Unite To Help Haiti Victims In Telethon

NEW YORK (AP) — With no words, simply photos of Haiti’s desperate citizens as a…

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Doctor Says 69-year-old Haitian Woman Pulled Alive From Rubble 10 Days After Earthquake, CB

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Doctor says 69-year-old Haitian woman pulled alive from rubble 10 days…

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Quake Relief: The Culture Of Now V. The Real World

More than a week after an earthquake leveled swaths of the Haitian capital, the recriminations…

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Hairdresser Brings Kindness, Care To Quake Victims

SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (AP) — With bright elastic bands and simple care, Claudia Martinez…

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Haiti Relocating Homeless, Port Repairs Needed

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Haitian officials are planning a massive relocation of 400,000 people from…

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Many Flee Haiti Capital, Govt Plans Tent Cities

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Haitians are fleeing their quake-ravaged capital by the hundreds of thousands,…

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10 Days After Quake, Israelis Rescue Man In Haiti

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — An Israeli search team has pulled a 22-year-man from the rubble…

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Survivors Flee Haiti Capital; Buried Still Saved

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — By boat or by bus, by bicycle and on foot along…

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A Look At Foreign Quake Aid For Haiti

Governments have pledged nearly $1 billion in aid to Haiti, according to an Associated Press…

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Archbishop Timothy Dolan

In this Jan. 21, 2010 photo, New York City Archbishop Timothy Dolan greets exiting congregation…

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Reverend Dessier Predelus

In this Jan. 21, 2010 photo, Reverend Dessier Predelus, right, leads the congregation in prayer…

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Innocent Valsaint

In this Jan. 21, 2010 photo, Haitian-born Innocent Valsaint, left, and his family attend a…

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Viergeline Exalus

In this Jan. 21, 2010 photo, congregation members pray during a Mass in Spring Valley,…

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LaRosie Roc

In this Jan. 21, 2010 photo, Haitian-born LaRosie Roc sings during a Mass in Spring…

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