One year ago today, just before 5:30 p.m. ET, the news broke: a devastatingly strong earthquake had rocked Haiti. Hundreds of thousands of lives would be lost.The almost unimaginable tragedy would unfold over the hours, days and weeks after -- and spark an outpouring of aid from the U.S.
Housing remains one of the biggest challenges facing Haiti as it tries to recover from the 7.0 earthquake that destroyed much of the capital last year.As the one-year anniversary approaches, more than 1 million people remain in tents and makeshift huts in encampments around Port-au-Prince.But recent
After a 7.0 earthquake struck Haiti last year, Americans responded to the devastation generously, giving nearly $2 billion to hundreds of charities.But one year later, much of that money remains unspent, and criticism is mounting that the international aid response has not moved fast enough to allev