NYC Food Delivery Workers Face Paltry Pay and High Risks, Analysis Shows

NYC Food Delivery Workers Face Paltry Pay and High Risks, Analysis Shows

New York City’s roughly 65,000 food delivery workers earn an average of $7.87 an hour before tips — well below New York’s $15 minimum wage, a survey of more than 500 app-based workers found.

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Charges against PM Henry, now banned from leaving Haiti, requested in Moïse murder

Charges against PM Henry, now banned from leaving Haiti, requested in Moïse murder
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haitian prime ministerThe chief prosecutor in charge of investigating of the assassination of President Jovenel Moïse has called for charges against Haitian Prime Minister and de facto leader Ariel Henry for his alleged role in the killing. 

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Armed gang kidnaps hostage officer, businessman in separate incidents

Armed gang kidnaps hostage officer, businessman in separate incidents

A police officer, assigned to the General Security Unit of the National Palace known as USGPN, was kidnapped on Sunday by heavily armed men in Martissant, at the south entrance of Port-au-Prince. 

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Facing flooding risks, many Haitian New Yorkers join calls for infrastructure upgrades

Facing flooding risks, many Haitian New Yorkers join calls for infrastructure upgrades
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haitian residents hurricane idaWhen she went to bed Sept. 1, Rashida Jacques of Queens Village said she expected significant rain. But when she awoke the next morning, she was shocked at the sheer amount of flooding New York City received. 

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Haiti’s Minister of Justice demands more security for prosecutor

Haiti’s Minister of Justice demands more security for prosecutor

Haiti’s Minister of Justice and Public Security, Rockefeller Vincent, demanded on Monday that security be tightened for Bed-Ford Claude, the government commissioner at the court of first instance. 

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Haiti’s Minister of Justice demands more security for prosecutor was first posted on September 14, 2021 at 9:40 am.
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‘Heartbreak’ as over 100 desperate Haitians clinging to a homemade boat are intercepted off Miami

‘Heartbreak’ as over 100 desperate Haitians clinging to a homemade boat are intercepted off Miami

Over 100 Haitian migrants boarded a homemade boat, attempting to leave a country riddled with gang violence, political turmoil and devastating conditions in the wake of a deadly earthquake.

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‘Heartbreak’ as over 100 desperate Haitians clinging to a homemade boat are intercepted off Miami was first posted on September 14, 2021 at 8:53 am.
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Filmmaker en folie: Fabienne Colas aims to open doors, minds and hearts worldwide

Filmmaker en folie: Fabienne Colas aims to open doors, minds and hearts worldwide
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Fabienne ColasInitially gaining acclaim as a model and an actress, Colas transitioned over to helping young filmmakers get ahead in a difficult industry.

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Court appearance for Moise security coordinator postponed because lawyer was late

Court appearance for Moise security coordinator postponed because lawyer was late

A court appearance scheduled for the former coordinator of the Presidential Security Unit (USP), Jean Laguel Civil was postponed Monday because Civil’s lawyer was late. 

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Court appearance for Moise security coordinator postponed because lawyer was late was first posted on September 14, 2021 at 9:09 am.
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Naomi Osaka’s Met Gala Look Was Inspired by Haiti and Japan

Naomi Osaka’s Met Gala Look Was Inspired by Haiti and Japan

The 2021 Met Gala red carpet is in full swing, and the stars have descended on New York City in their most jaw-dropping looks. Tennis pro, mental health advocate, and fashion darling Naomi Osaka serves as one of the night’s co-chairs—and her colorful outfit, a Louis Vuitton dress that was co-designed by her sister Mari Osaka, took inspiration from her Japanese and Haitian heritage.

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Protection agency asks PM Henry to resign, UN to investigate assassination

Protection agency asks PM Henry to resign,  UN to investigate assassination

The Office for the Protection of the Citizen, known in its French acronym as OPC, has called for the resignation of Prime Minister Ariel Henry after prosecutors asked to interview Henry about calls with President Jovenel Moïse’s assassination fugitive Joseph Felix Badio.

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Protection agency asks PM Henry to resign, UN to investigate assassination was first posted on September 14, 2021 at 8:46 am.
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