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  1. Iannetta's deal with Mariners contains performance bonusesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | HeraldNet

    ... opened its first Dream School - a Montessori School - on Tuesday in his hometown: San Pedro de Macoris, Dominican Republic. The school will serve 100 youth, ranging in age from three to eight, and offer holistic community and employment training ...


  2. Queen Mary 2 receives warm welcome on maiden call to Dominican RepublicRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Caribbean News Now!

    AMBER COVE, Dominican Republic -- Cunard flagship Queen Mary 2 was greeted with excitement during her inaugural visit to Amber Cove in the Dominican Republic on Sunday, November 22. Coming from Tortola in the British Virgin Islands on her Caribbean voyage, Queen Mary 2's visit to Amber Cove marked the first call that the ocean liner has ever made in the Dominican Republic. Queen Mary 2's arrival was celebrated during a traditional maritime ceremony aboard, during which port officials and dignitaries exchanged decorative plaques with Captain Kevin Oprey to commemorate the maiden visit.


  3. IMF concludes 2015 mission to Dominican RepublicRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Caribbean News Now!

    SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic -- A mission from the International Monetary Fund headed by Aliona Cebotari visited the Dominican Republic during November 10-20, 2015, to conduct Article IV discussions. The "Article IV" mission is the regular annual visit by an IMF team to member countries to hold discussions and gather information on economic policies.


  4. Zacks Investment Research Lowers Carnival plc to HoldRead the original story

    8 hrs ago |

    ... located in Cozumel, Mexico; Grand Turk, Turks and Caicos Islands, Roatan, Honduras and Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic. In addition to its cruise operations, it owns Holland America Princess Alaska Tours, a tour company in Alaska and the Canadian ...


  5. Man Indicted for Attacking Customs OfficerRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago |

    A Newnan man has been indicted by a federal grand jury on charges of attacking a Customs and Border Protection officer working at Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport earlier this month, the U.S. Attorney's Office announced Tuesday. Jemel Broussard Harris, 38, arrived at the airport from the Dominican Republic on Nov. 15 and was required to go through customs, as all international passengers do.


  6. Dominican Republic: IMF Staff Concludes the 2015 Article IV Mission to the Dominican RepublicRead the original story

    Monday | International Monetary Fund

    ... It exchanged views on economic developments and outlook, as well as policy challenges going forward. "The Dominican Republic remains among the most dynamic economies in the region, having benefitted from a strengthened policy framework and external ...


  7. Yankees' Gary Sanchez ranked No. 4 among Arizona Fall League prospectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 7 |

    ... seven home runs (league leader) and tallied 55 total bases. He earned a $3 million bonus out of the Dominican Republic in 2009 thanks to his power and his arm strength, and both were on display as he topped the Fall League in homers (seven), RBIs ...


  8. Dominican Republic seeks arrest of Euro MP for cocaine convicts' speedboat escapeRead the original story

    Monday | Reuters

    The Dominican Republic issued arrest warrants on Monday against a member of the European Parliament and two other French nationals for helping a pair of French pilots convicted on cocaine trafficking charges flee the Caribbean nation by speedboat. Attorney General Francisco Dominguez Brito said warrants for people smuggling were issued against Euro MP Aymeric Chauprade, as well as Christophe Naudin and Pierre Malinowski, after the men admitted in the media their role in the escape of the pilots.


  9. Around the Dominican Republic in 10 beachesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | CNN

    ... mating rituals and in winter calving season. On the eastern end of the country, Punta Cana is one of the Dominican Republic's most popular tourist destinations. Juanillo Beach is a little more secluded and little bit harder to find than some of the ...


  10. Little change predicted for V.I. in hotels' mergerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Virgin Islands Daily News

    ... in San Jose, Costa Rica, The Courtyard Port of Spain in Trinidad and the Courtyard Santo Domingo in the Dominican Republic - is not commenting on the merger, according to CBRE corporate communications senior director Robert McGrath. We welcome user ...


  11. Story of WWII Latino Tuskegee Airman uncoveredRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Fox News

    Among the legendary Tuskegee Airmen, America's first African-American military air squadron which heroically fought in World War II, was a little known about Hispanic pilot named Esteban Hotesse. Born in Moca, Dominican Republic, but a New Yorker since he was 4 years old, Hotesse served with the Tuskegee Airmen for more than three years before he died during a military exercise on July 8th, 1945.


  12. Fears over 'miracle cure' being touted to cure autism which is bleachRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Daily Mail

    ... endees around A 200 each for tickets. The Genesis II Church of Health and Healing - which is based in the Dominican Republic - describes itself as a 'non-religious' group.


  13. Dominican Republic orders arrest of French nationals, politicianRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Peninsula

    Santo Domingo: A judge in the Dominican Republic issued an arrest warrant Sunday for three French nationals, including a European Parliament lawmaker, accused of helping two French pilots flee after being convicted here on drug trafficking charges. Attorney General, Francisco Dominguez Brito, said in a statement that warrants had been filed against French nationals Christophe Naudin, Pierre Malinowski and Aymeric Chauprade, a rightwing politician and member of the European Parliament.


  14. Lifestyle Holidays Vacation Club Shares Must-See Sights in Puerto Plata, Dominican RepublicRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | PRWeb

    Thanks to Lifestyle Holidays Vacation Club, tourists can make sure they see the top sights when visiting Puerto Plata in the Dominican Republic this fall/winter. Visiting must-see sights when heading to Puerto Plata is easy with a helpful list provided by Lifestyle Holidays Vacation Club.


  15. Aguiles wins inaugural Serie de las AmericasRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Major League Baseball

    ... capture the inaugural Serie de las Americas, a two-day event that featured Winter League teams from the Dominican Republic and Venezuela. Aguilas, a traditional power with 20 Dominican and five Caribbean Series titles, can also list the Serie de las ...


  16. Simon Reeve's top things to do in the CaribbeanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 22 | Radio Times

    ... is a more interesting and bigger place than the stereotypes suggest," says Reeve. Starting in the Dominican Republic and ending in Jamaica, this three-part series takes Reeve to Haiti, Puerto Rico, Barbados and Colombia. "The idea always was to ...


  17. Texas Rangers 40 Man Roster FinalizedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 22 | Nolan Writin'

    ... prospects Nomar Mazara . The Rangers picked him up when he was just 16 years old back in 2011 from the Dominican Republic. #Rangers announced the signing of Nomar Mazara ($5 million bonus). learn they agreed today with Pedro Payano ...


  18. Marriott Courtyard hotels up for sale*Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 20 | Trinadad Express

    Three Marriott Courtyard hotels including the one at Invaders Bay, Port of Spain, have been put up for sale. "CBRE Hotels is pleased to present, on an exclusive basis, the opportunity to acquire the Courtyard Portfolio, three strategically positioned Marriott Courtyard hotels, located in San Jose, Costa Rica; Port of Spain, Trinidad; and Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic," the company hired to sell the properties said on its website.


  19. Light, Hernandez, Jerez added to Sox's 40-manRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 20 | Boston Red Sox

    ... while making 88 starts at shortstop, 15 at second base and five at third base. A native of Santiago, Dominican Republic, Hernandez was named MVP of the Eastern League All-Star Game after going 2-for-2 with a home run as the starting shortstop and ...


  20. Beaverton man arrested during vacation in Dominican RepublicRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 20 | Local TV Station KTVZ

    A Beaverton man is stranded in the Dominican Republic after authorities accused him of striking a motorcyclist with a rental car. The Oregonian reports that Dominican Republican officials have taken John Ekman's passport as they investigate a traffic accident on Nov. 8. Ekman's sister, Janeen Sollman, says Ekman and Lori Breeden were taking a trip to the grocery store when her brother didn't see a motorcycle lying in the roadway.