Carrie Kahn

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Examining the recent Haitian migrant surge at the U.S. border with Mexico

Thursday, October 14, 2021

How did 15,000 Haitian migrants, over a five-day span, reach the U.S.-Mexico border last month unimpeded? The answer involves, crime, law enforcement and politics.

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Fans worry over ranchera icon Vicente Fernández, who remains hospitalized

Tuesday, October 12, 2021

Mexico's most famous ranchera singer remains hospitalized after a fall at his Guadalajara ranch, leaving fans on both sides of the border worried about his fate and the music he made so famous.

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For many Haitian migrants, reaching the U.S. border took of years of travel

Friday, October 01, 2021

For many Haitian migrants, the dangerous journey from their troubled home country to the United States spans a decade and thousands of dangerous miles through Latin America.

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Border At Del Rio To Reopen After Migrant Encampment Cleared

Sunday, September 26, 2021

An encampment under a bridge on the US/Mexico border has been cleared of nearly 15 thousand migrants, most of them from Haiti, and the bridge is set to be fully open tomorrow.

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The Border Is Reopening At Del Rio After The U.S. Clears Migrant Camp

Saturday, September 25, 2021

U.S. Customs and Border Protection issued a statement outlining plans to allow passenger and cargo traffic to resume. Earlier, a camp of 15,000 migrants, mostly Haitians, had gathered there.

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What The Border At Del Rio, Texas, Is Like Now That The Migrant Camp Is Gone

Friday, September 24, 2021

U.S. officials continue to reduce the number of Haitian migrants at the border. Authorities hope to reopen the border to Mexico that has been shuttered since the increase in migrants to the region.

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Thousands Of Migrants Are Weighing Whether To Crossing Into The U.S.

Thursday, September 23, 2021

Haitian migrants camped on the Mexican side of the U.S. border are debating making the crossing north to face possible deportation to Haiti — or release into the U.S. for immigration hearings.

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How Haitian Migrants Are Getting To The U.S., And Where They May Go Next

Thursday, September 23, 2021

U.S. border agents are allowing some Haitian migrants into the country on a temporary basis, while others are being deported or heading back over the border to Mexico.

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Haiti's PM Replaces Prosecutor Who Wants Him Charged In President Moïse's Slaying

Wednesday, September 15, 2021

The ex-chief prosecutor in Haiti was asking a judge to bar the prime minister from leaving the country until he agreed to submit to questioning about the July assassination of President Jovenel Moïse.

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Nicaragua Is Moving To Arrest One Of Its Leading Writers In A Pre-election Crackdown

Thursday, September 09, 2021

Prosecutors ordered the arrest of Sergio Ramirez, one of the country's most distinguished writers, who is now out of the country. President Daniel Ortega is arresting opponents ahead of elections.

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First Came A Quake In Mexico, Then Strange Blue Lights. People Feared The Apocalypse

Wednesday, September 08, 2021

Mexicans are sharing spectacular videos of bursts of blue lights seen streaking across the skies after a 7.0 earthquake rattled the country's Pacific coast on Wednesday.

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Thousands Of Haitian Children Can't Return To School After Last Month's Earthquake

Friday, September 03, 2021

Schools in Haiti's southwest are beginning the new school year, just weeks after an earthquake devastated the region.

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Churches In Haiti Lie In Ruins After The Earthquake But Still Try To Comfort And Help

Monday, August 30, 2021

Hundreds of churches in the quake zone were damaged or destroyed. Services have resumed in many places, but rebuilding will be a lengthy process.

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Earthquake Deals A Powerful Blow To Haiti's Catholic Churches

Monday, August 30, 2021

The one national institution in Haiti that functions — the Catholic Church — has found itself called upon to provide both spiritual and physical aid to people affected by the earthquake.

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Foreign Aid Has A Spotty Record In Haiti. Many Wonder If This Time Will Be Different

Thursday, August 26, 2021

The U.S. Agency for International Development is delivering aid supplies to Haiti following the earthquake. But foreign aid has a spotty record there and many wonder whether this time will be better.

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Helicopters Are Helping To Deliver Earthquake Aid To Haiti's Rural Areas

Thursday, August 26, 2021

The U.S. military is working with the U.S. Agency for International Development to deliver vitally needed aid to remote areas devastated by the recent earthquake in Haiti.

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Almost 2 Weeks After The Quake, Aid Is Just Getting To Some Remote Towns In Haiti

Wednesday, August 25, 2021

The magnitude 7.2 earthquake killed more than 2,000 people and destroyed tens of thousands of homes in Haiti's southern peninsula. Recovery efforts have been slow.

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Taking In Mexico City's History By Canoe And Bike

Friday, August 13, 2021

There is a lot to see around the Mexican capital. NPR's correspondent recommends canoeing and biking along some of Mexico City's tucked-away sites.

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Mexico To Release Potentially Thousands Of Prisoners From Federal Custody

Thursday, July 29, 2021

Mexico's president has ordered the release of potentially thousands of prisoners from federal custody. Among the reasons for the early release is that some prisoners were tortured.

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Funeral For Assassinated Haitian President Jovenel Moïse Held In His Hometown

Friday, July 23, 2021

Assassinated Haitian President Jovenel Moïse was laid to rest after a military ceremony and funeral Mass in his hometown of Cap Haïtien.

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