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Stories with place: Port-au-Prince
  • Haiti seeks to control 'city' that emerged from quake 
    Updated: Jun-26-15 12:07 am

    CANAAN, Haiti - Before the January 2010 earthquake destroyed much of Haiti's capital, the only occupants of the arid hills near the city's northern edge were skinny goats foraging amid the cactus and scrub.

  • In Haiti, president of regional bank tours new schools 
    Updated: Jun-23-15 6:16 pm

    PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti - The president of the Inter-American Development Bank on Tuesday visited the first batch of new or remodeled schools in Haiti to replace those demolished by the devastating 2010 earthquake and said the bank is on track to see about 100 schools built over the next three years.

  • Haiti's capital gets 1st movie theater in years 
    Updated: Jun-22-15 9:43 pm

    PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti - The first movie theater to operate in the Haitian capital in years has opened its doors off a renovated downtown square, a welcome sign of revival in a city shattered by an earthquake more than five years ago.