Saturday, February 22, 2020

Tag: earthquake

Indonesia Forced to Bury Over 800 In...

PALU, Indonesia (AP) — Brightly colored body bags were placed side-by-side in a freshly dug mass grave Monday, as a hard-hit Indonesian city began...

Have You Heard: Top 5 Stories You...

The government shutdown is over. President Donald Trump signed a bill Monday, Jan. 22 ending the 69-hour shutdown. The House agreed to extend...

Mexicans Dig Through Collapsed Buildings as Earth...

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Police, firefighters and ordinary Mexicans dug frantically through the rubble of collapsed schools, homes and apartment buildings Wednesday, looking for...

Earthquake Jolts Southern Caribbean States from North...

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, CMC - Scores of people were sent scampering into the streets, buildings swayed, electricity was knocked out and panic and confusion gripped...

Storm-Ravaged New Jersey Dealt Another Blow With...

As if a storm of the century and the subsequent large swaths of destruction, power outages and crippling gasoline shortages weren’t enough already for...

Haitians Protest Government Eviction

A protest group more than 1,000 strong has marched into the Haitian capital of Port-au-Prince to combat the government’s plans to clear out poor...

Experts: Deportations to Haiti Violate Human Rights

An independent expert for the United Nations on human rights in Haiti is demanding that the U.S, U.N., Dominican Republic, and other nations stop...

Haitian Government Pays Mothers Who Send Children...

The Haitian government is implementing a new program to reward mothers with cash who keep their children in school. Furthermore, the payments will be...