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Tropical Storm Emily kills 1 in Haiti, 3 in DR

The tropical storm that brushed the southern coast of Hispaniola killed one person in Haiti and three in the Dominican Republic, but spared the Caribbean nations the severe damage many feared, officials said Friday.Full story

Urgent need in Haiti’s hospitals

  Jan. 15: Hospitals in quake-hit Port-au-Prince are desperately short-staffed. NBC’s Dr. Nancy Snyderman reports from Santo Domingo where doctors are treating hundreds of Haitian wounded.

Dominican Republic offers aid to Haiti

  Jan. 15: WNBC’s Tom Llamas, who is at the border in Santo Domingo, describes the effort underway to get supplies into Haiti.

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