Yves Malbranche, 86, lies on a mattress outside his house in the Carrefour-Feuilles district of Port-au-Prince. Malbranche says he is an American citizen who formerly lived in Brooklyn, N.Y. He is ill and hopes to be evacuated to the U.S. Corey Flintoff/NPR hide caption

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Port-Au-Prince Journal: An Old Man Wants Out
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Tuolumne Eddie Vedder
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Alfred Lomas used to be in the Florencia 13 gang before he founded LA Gang Tours. Now, in addition to running the tours, Lomas also manages a mobile food bank. Ben Bergman/NPR hide caption

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Experts: Aid Must Target Haiti's Underlying Issues
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Descent Of A Man: After the loss of his daughter Annie (Martha West), the naturalist Charles Darwin (Paul Bettany) found the strength to order his ideas about nature into the landmark treatise On the Origin of Species. Liam Daniel/Newmarket Films hide caption

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Mas Que Nada Oscar Peterson
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