Devastating 7.0 Earthquake, Aftershocks in Haiti
Here's NYT's coverage of the story: Fierce Quake Devastates Haitian Capital
From CNN, photos and reports of aftershocks: Photos, texts begin to tell of destruction in Haiti
Exerpt from NYT:
Disaster ReliefSANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic —Rescue teams struggled in the early morning darkness Wednesday to make their way through the rubble of collapsed buildings after a devastating earthquake struck Haiti late Tuesday afternoon.
The quake, with a magnitude estimated at 7.0, caused the collapse of the National Palace, leveled countless shantytown dwellings and brought more suffering to a nation that was already the hemisphere’s poorest and most disaster-prone.
If you want to contribute to disaster relief efforts, this NYT blog entry gives you a list of organizations: Haiti Disaster Relief: How to Contribute