With Haitian media reeling along with the rest of the country, many of the best up-to-the minute reports are on Twitter. Here, the Wire gather Twitter-bound reports and photos. Click through thumbnails for full-size photos.
- From 8:00am to 9:30am EST:
CatholicRelief: Readers are using our blog "Voices" to look for missing loved ones
Zabelbok: Phones are working somewhat in Haiti. Can't get a hold of my family though.
Troy Livesay: Leaving to look for a list of people - will try hard to report back.
- From 5:00am to 8:00am EST:
Frederic Dupoux: cell network will be back up hopefully soon. we are helping them bring it back up.
Melinda Yiti: the ocean receded a half mile from the coast by jacmel
Troy Livesay: we hear the Hotel Montana collapsed - we cannot confirm it - did not see it.
- From midnight to 5:00am EST:
Troy Livesay: Church groups are singing throughout the city all through the night in prayer. It is a beautiful sound in the middle of a horrible tragedy.
Frederic Dupoux: everybody is camping in the streets of port-au-prince sleeping under the stars to wake up from an awful nightmare.
Troy Livesay: St. Joseph's home for boys is demolished but the boys got out safely. Carbbean market appears to be destroyed. People are out in the streets [...] trying to sleep, pulling people out of the buildings that fell, standing in the middle of the road looking shocked - many walking around [...] covered in dust and debris...we saw a few bodies that had been pulled out of the rubble laying dead in the sidewalk...many others injured
- From midnight EST and earlier:
Isabelle Morse: total darkness except a few invertor lights... the singing is reassuring !
Frederic Dupoux: Just came back from Caribean Super Market. It looks like ground zero. people are trapped it's dark we need light and cell phone service
Troy Livesay: Tipap made it home from Carrefour - saw many dead bodies and injured along the way - said most buidings w/more than one story are down
Isabelle Morse: much destruction on Grand Rue (Ave Dessalines) Daniel Morel's ok. Police Sta, Cathedral, Downtown teleco, Church St Anne all destroyed