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  1. ICE Arrested Man During a Green Card Interview in January. His...Read the original story w/Photo

    44 min ago | NBC Dallas

    ... lphia area in the past week, according to ICE. They include people from Jamaica, Mexico, Colombia and the Dominican Republic.


  2. Dominican-driven Perth Amboy baseball teamaRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Courier News

    Dominican-driven Perth Amboy baseball team succeeding on field, in classroom during historic run Perth Amboy baseball team succeeding on field and in classroom during historic run Check out this story on As one of nearly two dozen players on the Perth Amboy High School baseball team's roster who were born in the Dominican Republic or are of Dominican descent, Jose Peralta moved to the city three years ago with the hope of a better life.


  3. Queen Letizia of Spain visits banana plantation in Dominican RepublicRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Coming up roses! Queen Letizia of Spain stuns in a floral jumpsuit as she visits a banana plantation in the Dominican Republic And yesterday Queen Letizia of Spain continued her two-day solo tour of the Caribbean island with a visit to a banana plantation in Azua. The 45-year-old consort, who rarely puts a sartorial foot out of place, wore a pretty floral ensemble for the occasion, teamed with a pair of cream wedges.


  4. Columbia Heights restaurant owner pleads guilty to federal immigration chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    A 72-year-old owner of a popular Thai restaurant in Columbia Heights who was charged with recruiting a teenager from the Dominican Republic to work for him and then allegedly forced him to have sex pleaded guilty Tuesday morning in St. Paul to federal immigration charges. Pisanu "Pat" Sukhtipyaroge, who lives in Maplewood, was charged Aug. 3 in Anoka County District Court with labor trafficking and criminal sexual conduct.


  5. Imagely Announces 2017 Imagely Fund Fellow, Giles ClarkeRead the original story

    Yesterday | PRWeb

    ... Benjamin Petit for his work on Climate Refugees Resettlement . Petit's reportage in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic centers on the resettlement of a group of 7,000 people from the flood-prone slums along the heavily polluted Ozama River to a new ...


  6. Cuba sweeps Calypso Spikers for bronzeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Trinidad Guardian

    ... June 28 to July 5 to be closely followed by the 12-team 17th Women Pan American Cup in Santo Domingo, the Dominican Republic from July 6 to 15. A few days later, the team will jet off to the 23rd Central American and Caribbean (CAC) Games in ...


  7. DIARY-Emerging Markets Economic Events to June 29Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Reuters

    ... MAY 30 YEREVAN - Armenian central bank to publish inflation report. SANTO DOMINGO - Central Bank of the Dominican Republic publishes the monetary policy report. SUVA - Reserve Bank of Fiji holds board meeting to announce interest rates. MEXICO CITY ...


  8. Letizia of Spain visits a water project in the Dominican RepublicRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Daily Mail

    ... Queen of spots! Letizia of Spain slips into elegant polka dot dress as she joins the president of the Dominican Republic for palatial lunch in Santa Domingo And Queen Letizia of Spain continued her flawless appearance as she arrived for lunch with ...


  9. From the Mission Field - " May 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Lutheran Church Missouri Synod

    Attendees at the Heidelberg Symposium, held April 24-26 in Santiago, Dominican Republic, pose for a group photo on the white roof of the Concordia The Reformer Mercy Center and Seminary. The seminary dormitory is pictured in the background.


  10. Giants may have scored a late-blooming star with HansonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | SFGate

    ... himself as a major-leaguer with the Giants. His true love is basketball, which he played as a lad in the Dominican Republic. Dominicans who stand 6 feet tall, weigh 170 pounds and run like a cheetah do not play basketball. They become shortstops. ...


  11. What is China's one-child policy?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Daily Mail

    ... olm Queen of spots! Letizia of Spain slips into elegant polka dot dress as she joins the president of the Dominican Republic for palatial lunch


  12. 'I could have ID'd him': Woman says Dominican resort didn't...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | CBC News

    Christine Dayman says she was sexually assaulted by a security guard at an all-inclusive resort in Punta Cana on the last night of a week-long family holiday. A Toronto-area woman says she is going public to warn travellers, after a security guard at a Dominican Republic resort raped her and the hotel "did nothing" to investigate - an occurrence she believes is all too common.


  13. China's rapidly advancing C'bean roleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 19 | The Gleaner

    ... largest economies in the Caribbean. In a long-anticipated development, it was announced on May 1 that the Dominican Republic had formally recognised China and was breaking off relations with Taiwan. Speaking in Beijing, Miguel Vargas, the Dominican ...


  14. Argos sign veteran defensive end Frank Beltre, defensive back Anthony CovingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 19 | SooToday

    The 28-year-old Beltre played three seasons with the Calgary Stampeders before joining the New York Jets during the 2017 off-season. The six-food-two, 240-pound native of Azua, Dominican Republic, posted career-highs in defensive tackles , special teams tackles , sacks and posted his first career forced fumble in 2016, despite playing just nine games.


  15. How Conoco's Fight With Venezuela Landed in Curacao: QuickTakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 18 | The Washington Post

    ... orters on this story: Alex Nussbaum in New York at;Ezra Fieser in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic at


  16. Sunwing's Family Vacation sale has your summer vacation covered with...Read the original story

    Friday May 18 | Digital Game Developer

    ... during this time-limited promotion including the all new Royalton Bavaro Resort and Spa in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic. Located on the legendary Bavaro Beach, vacationers can relax with a tropical drink in hand while floating down the resort's ...


  17. U.S. targets four individuals, three companies in Venezuela sanctions moveRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 18 | Reuters

    The U.S. Treasury imposed sanctions against the No. 2 official in Venezuela's Socialist Party, Diosdado Cabello, his wife and brother, and a businessman with properties in the United States as Washington increases pressure on senior Venezuelan officials for their role in the country's political and economics crisis.


  18. Ex arrested for Santo Domingo murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 18 |

    Milan, May 18 - The ex-wife of a retired Italian man who was beaten to death on the night between January 31 and February 1 at his home in the Dominican Republican has been arrested in relation to the homicide, local media reported. The newspapers quoted the son of the victim, Vittorio Giuzzi, saying that the woman, Teodora Mendez, has been put under house arrest with another relative.


  19. The Cocoon Smart Home will harvest rainwater, solar energy and organic veggies in the CaribbeanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 17 | Inhabitat

    This self-sufficient home topped with a soaring cocoon -like structure envisions new heights of off-grid living. The Cocoon Smart Home, designed by Richard's Architecture + Design , will be the first Minergie -ECO certified building in the Dominican Republic .


  20. 'Disgusted' Officials File Complaint Against Man in Anti-Immigrant RantRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 17 | The New York Times

    Representative Adriano Espaillat , a New York Democrat who was born in the Dominican Republic, said on Thursday that he had filed a grievance with the court system against a man, believed to be a lawyer, who spewed a racist rant at Spanish-speaking workers in a Manhattan lunch spot. The grievance named the man as Aaron Schlossberg, a lawyer in Midtown Manhattan, said Candace Person, a spokeswoman for Mr. Espaillat.