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Chris Christie Furious At Republicans For Not Passing Hurricane Relief Bill

AFRICANGLOBE - New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) lit into House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) and House Republicans Wednesday for not holding a vote on a Hurricane Sandy relief bill. "There is only one group to blame for the continued suffering of these innocent victims: the House majority and their speaker, John Boehner," he said

Haiti: Human Security in Danger

AFRICANGLOBE - FIDH and its member organisations in Haiti, the National Human Rights Defense Network (RNDDH) and the Ecumenical Center for Human Rights (CEDH),...

Heavy Rains Cause More Deaths in Haiti Just Weeks After Sandy

AFRICANGLOBE - At least 10 people were reported killed after heavy rains battered the north of the island earlier this week, Haiti’s Protection Office...

For Public Housing Residents After Sandy, ‘A Slow-Motion Katrina’

AFRICANGLOBE - Ask anyone living in Cobble Hill or Carroll Gardens or Park Slope earlier this week, and they would tell you that they...

Haiti After Sandy: Food Dwindles and Cholera Spikes

As if the mud, misery, loss of life and homelessness in Hurricane Sandy’s wake weren’t bad enough, the worst may yet be to come...

Haiti Pleads For International Help In Wake Of Hurricane Sandy

The most impoverished nation in the Western Hemisphere is pleading for international help even as much of the world’s attention is focused on the devastation dealt...

U.S. Death Toll From Hurricane Sandy Rises to 55, Nearly 7...

The death toll from Hurricane Sandy has reached 55, while there are still more than 6.8 million homes and businesses without power—down from a...

Hurricane Sandy Could Wreak Havoc Across 800 Miles of U.S.

Hurricane Sandy, the mammoth storm that has already claimed more than five dozen lives in the Caribbean, could potentially affect some 60 million people...

Hurricane Sandy Batters Jamaica Killing 2

Hurricane Sandy's howling winds and pelting rains lashed precarious hillside homes, stranded travelers and downed power lines Wednesday as it roared across Jamaica on...