Haiti sees 800 new cholera cases after hurricane
Haiti recorded nearly 800 cases of cholera the week after it was ravaged by Hurricane Matthew, the World Health Organization (WHO) said Wednesday, as health officials grapple to contain the disease.
Haiti death toll hits 473 as survivors plead for aid
At least 473 people are now known to have died as Hurricane Matthew leveled swaths of southern Haiti last week, officials said Tuesday, as hard-hit communities struggled to rebuild homes and access food and clean water.
Haiti's hurricane death toll rises to 372
Haiti's death toll from monster Hurricane Matthew has risen to 372, civil defense officials said Monday, as the impoverished country continues to dig out of massive destruction in the south.
Hurricane Matthew: Haiti South ‘90% destroyed’
Nearly 900 people have been killed by Hurricane Matthew in Haiti, with aid officials saying up to 90 per cent of some areas have been destroyed.Some of the hardest-hit towns are yet to be reached by land...
Haiti in pain as hurricane toll soars, aid sought
The full scale of the devastation in hurricane-hit rural Haiti became clear as the death toll surged past 400, three days after Hurricane Matthew leveled huge swaths of the country's south.
Florida woman becomes first US victim as hurricane blocks rescue
The United States marked its first known fatality from Hurricane Matthew as the Category 3 storm lashing the Florida coast claimed the life of a resident there, fire officials said Friday.
Life-threatening hurricane bears down on Florida
Hurricane Matthew edged ever closer to Florida Friday with torrential rains and up to 120 mile-an-hour winds after a blast through the Caribbean that reportedly left more than 300 dead in Haiti.
Deadly hurricane Matthew 'pounding' Bahamas, heading toward US
Hurricane Matthew was "pounding" portions of the central Bahamas early Thursday after it tore through the Caribbean, causing severe damage and leaving at least 27 people dead.