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Key diplomats, including from Canada, support Haiti's designated PM, snub interim leader

A group of key countries, including Canada, issued a statement supporting Haiti's designated prime minister, Ariel Henry, following the July 7 assassination of President Jovenel Moïse.

Murder-for-hire trial starts for woman accused in death of Winnipeg man in Puerto Rico

The long-awaited federal trial of a Puerto Rico woman accused of hiring a hit man to kill her rich husband from Winnipeg began on Thursday, and the judge warned the jury "it would get hot."

Puerto Rico to re-examine official death toll from Hurricane Maria

Puerto Rico's governor orders authorities to review all deaths reported since Hurricane Maria hit nearly three months ago amid accusations that the U.S. territory has vastly undercounted storm-related deaths.

Puerto Rico still stumbles in the dark a month after Hurricane Maria

One man climbs 24 flights of stairs several times a day alongside dormant elevators. Street vendors hawk plastic washboards for $20 US. And families outstretch their hands as crews in helicopters drop supplies in communities that remain isolated.

'We can't sleep in peace': Caribbean residents face destroyed homes, food shortages, thieves after Irma

As tourists are being removed from islands ravaged by Hurricane Irma, residents try to cope with homes without roofs, a lack of food, water shortages, and fears for their safety.

Woman accused of hiring hit man to kill ex-Winnipegger extradited to Puerto Rico

A Puerto Rican woman accused of hiring a hit man to kill her wealthy Canadian husband was extradited to the U.S. territory Thursday after a lengthy international manhunt.