Monthly Archives: November 2011

American girl, just 12, builds 27 homes in Haiti

If there really is something called “helper’s high” – that feel-good sensation that comes from extending a helping hand to others – Rachel Wheeler is soaring. The 12-year-old Florida resident has done more to aid others than many grown-ups do … Continue reading

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Haiti cholera victims demand U.N. compensation

More than 5,000 Haitian cholera victims have filed a petition with the United Nations, demanding millions of dollars in compensation for their suffering in an epidemic widely blamed on Nepalese peacekeepers, the victims’ lawyers said Tuesday. The epidemic, which has … Continue reading

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