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Top 10 World Events in 2010: Year In Review

10. 2010 Winter Olympics—Held in Vancouver, Canada, the international sporting…



In August 2010 a number of fire tornados were spotted in Hawaii and Brazil (Photo courtesy AP)

Top 10 Weather & Environmental Disasters of 2010: Year In Review

10. Fire Tornados—Fire whirls, firenados, fire devils. Whatever you want to call them, fire tornadoes are a combination of brush fires and strong, dry winds….



An agonizing man, who died shortly after allegedly suffering of diarrhea, is carried into the St. Nicholas hospital in Saint Marc, Haiti, Thursday, Oct. 21, 2010. Health officials say the outbreak of severe diarrhea has killed at least 54 people and sickened hundreds more while patients have been lying on blankets outside the crowded hospital and doctors are testing for cholera, typhoid and other illnesses that could have caused the outbreak.(AP Photo/Dieu Nalio Chery)

Cholera: Cholera Outbreak In Haiti

Cholera, or colera to some Googlers, is running rampant in rural Haiti and has taken the lives of 142 Haitians so far. Gallery: Cholera Outbreak…



Bush Wipes Hand on Clinton Video

Did you know Haitians have cooties? You didn’t? Then you’re a step behind George W. Bush. When he was a little kid, mama Laura told…



Off the Reservation: Loot-A-Cris

In 2008 I flew to New Orleans with a small group of businesspeople from Long Island. It was nearly three years since Hurricane Katrina had…



Powerful Earthquake Shatters Haiti’s Capital

Dazed and injured Haitians sat on darkened streets pleading for help Wednesday and untold numbers were trapped in tons of rubble brought down by the…