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  1. Derrick Goold: Cuba" s Gourriel brothers will attempt leap to majorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Erie Times News

    ... conduct their business in Cuba. (Kershaw, notwithstanding.) If he" s able to establish residency in the Dominican Republic or elsewhere "" and official told me in Cuba that Haiti is a current preference for defecting players "" Yulieski would be ...

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  2. Gourriel's numbers in Cuba compare to Abreu, CespedesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | ESPN

    Reports out of the Dominican Republic say Cuban star Yulieski Gourriel and his younger brother Lourdes slipped out of a team hotel in an apparent attempt to jump to the major leagues. While U.S. and Cuban officials having been working on a legal framework for Cuban players to come to the States, no agreement is yet in place, so the Gourriel brothers will have to first establish residency in the Dominican or another country.

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  3. Top Cuban player slips away with brother to join US majorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    In this July 19, 2013 file photo, Cuba third baseman Yulieski Gourriel warms up prior to an exhibition baseball game against the United States in Papillion, Neb. A baseball official in the Dominican Republic said on Monday, Feb. 8, 2016, that Gourriel has abandoned his team at the close of the annual Caribbean series.

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  4. Where in the World - BriddickRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Bureau County Republican

    Pam and Dave Briddick of Spring Valley, along with their son, Tom, and daughter, Nichole Hultz, and her family, husband Scott and children Matthew and Madelyn, took along a copy of the BCR to the Royalton Resort in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic, where they vacationed and spent the Christmas holiday.

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  5. Two top Cuban baseball stars desert in CaribbeanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Bangkok Post

    Two brothers who were stars of Cuba's national baseball team deserted Monday after being poached by international sporting agents while at a tournament in the Dominican Republic, state media said. Cuba's Yuliesky Gurriel, in action on August 15, 2008, deserted along with his brother Lourdes while playing for the national team in Dominican Republic Yuliesky Gurriel, 31, and his brother Lourdes, 22, deserted from the team in Santo Domingo where they had been playing for Cuba in the Caribbean Series.

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  6. Yankees' boss who signed Luis Severino gets high praiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | NJ.com

    ... starter. Even with Severino graduated to the majors, three of the top five Yankees prospects are from the Dominican Republic, including the top two in Jorge Mateo and Gary Sanchez . Shortstop Wilkerman Garcia is another international signing in the ...

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  7. Carilis Felipe has been appointed Director of Weddings North America...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Hospitality Net

    ... properties throughout Mexico and the Caribbean, including Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Punta Cana in the Dominican Republic (the world's first all-inclusive Hard Rock Hotel) and five Mexico properties including Hard Rock Hotel Cancun, Hard Rock Hotel ...

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  8. Inside the pot that's always simmering, one food reminds me of homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | The Washington Post

    ... to the same category: the "tastes delicious and makes my life easier" one. When I was growing up in the Dominican Republic, no meal was complete without red beans stewed with oregano and tomato paste, black beans fragrant with cubanelle peppers and ...

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  9. A Mexican team wins the Caribbean Series for the third time in four yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | MSNBC

    For those who aren't familiar, Serie del Caribe , or the Caribbean Series, is the highest club level baseball tournament in Latin America, pitting the champions of the winter leagues in Cuba, the Dominican Republic, Mexico, Puerto Rico, and Venezuela against one another in a bacchanalia of baseball that, if there was justice in the world, we'd all be watching instead of football. This year's installment ended last night with Mexico's Mazatlan Venados beating Venezuela's Aragua Tigres 5-4 in the final game at Estadio Quisqueya in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.

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  10. Are You Ready To Rock Punta Cana With Elvis?Get All The Details And...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Z100

    Join Elvis Duran and the Morning Show at The Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Punta Cana from April 21-24, 2016! Hard Rock's first all-inclusive hotel and casino exudes lavish five-star all-inclusive amenities to create the ultimate rock star getaway. Among the resort's many offerings are luxe accommodations featuring the Hard Rock's branded "Rock Star Suite," the signature Rock Spa , the 18-hole Hard Rock Golf Club at Cana Bay, iconic music memorabilia and a larger-than-life Vegas-style casino - the largest in the Dominican Republic, featuring Oro nightclub.

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  11. Treasure Diver Carl Fismer shares his stories in the Florida KeysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... museum was built to house the collection in the southernmost island. Fismer spoke about his dives in the Dominican Republic on a Spanish ship named the Tolosa, which sank in 1724. He showed a slide of a complete, intact porcelain set that had been ...

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  12. The Latest: NFL sponsors domestic violence ad _ againRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | The Galveston County Daily News

    ... history and the Broncos took a 13-7 halftime lead over the Carolina Panthers on Sunday. SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (AP) - Jorge Vazquez hit a home run to lead off the bottom of the ninth inning Sunday, lifting Mexico's Mazatlan Venados to a ...

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  13. Mexico wins Caribbean Series with HR in 9th ...Feb 7, 2016,Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    Jesus Esteban Quiroz of Mexico's Venados de Mazatlan, celebrates with his teammates during a Caribbean Series baseball final against Venezuela's Tigres de Aragua, in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016. The Associated Press Jesus Esteban Quiroz of Mexico's Venados de Mazatlan, celebrates with his teammates during a Caribbean Series baseball final against Venezuela's Tigres de Aragua, in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016.

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  14. Mexico wins Caribbean Series with HR in 9th inningRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | Houston Chronicle

    Jesus Esteban Quiroz of Mexico's Venados de Mazatlan, celebrates with his teammates during a Caribbean Series baseball final against Venezuela's Tigres de Aragua, in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016. less Jesus Esteban Quiroz of Mexico's Venados de Mazatlan, celebrates with his teammates during a Caribbean Series baseball final against Venezuela's Tigres de Aragua, in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, Sunday, ... more Two Mexican baseball fans wave their country's national flag as they watch the Caribbean Series baseball final between Mexico's Venados de Mazatlan and Venezuela's Tigres de Aragua, in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016.

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  15. Fugitive charged in $14M cocaine ring caught in Mexico and returned to BrowardRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... Both men were accused of helping to arrange two shipments, totaling 1,047 pounds of cocaine, from the Dominican Republic to Port Everglades between 2008 and 2010. Fleites-Sanchez is accused of flying to the Dominican Republic to help coordinate ...

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  16. Sandy beach, Punta Cana, Caribbean, Dominican RepublicRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    It is peak wedding season, and amidst all the tulle, cakes and makeup is something far more important : the honeymoon. However, getting there is not as easy as it seems.

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  17. Casa de Campo's Teeth of the Dog is a don't-miss golf experienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2016 | PGA.com

    If you're looking for the ultimate tropical reprieve from Old Man Winter, Casa de Campo in the Dominican Republic is waiting to thaw you out. From the drop dead gorgeous, ocean-hugging, famous Teeth of the Dog course to dancing the salsa under the stars on an outside dance floor, sipping private cask rum and smoking a fine Dominican cigar, Casa de Campo offers a multitude of memorable experiences.

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  18. Freddy Garcia is calling it a careerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | MSNBC

    MLB.com's Jesse Sanchez passes along word from the Dominican Republic that right-hander Freddy Garcia will hang up his cleats for good after Sunday's Caribbean Series championship game. Garcia will start that game for the Tigres de Aragua out of Venezuela.

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  19. Fernando Rodney left a Caribbean Series game with leg tightnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | MSNBC

    ... was also finalized on Thursday. According to MLB.com, Rodney has logged 2 2/3 innings for the Dominican Republic, allowing three runs (one earned) on three hits and a walk with five strikeouts. Rodney, who turns 39 in March, posted a combined 4.74 ...

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  20. Rodney reportedly hobbling in CaribbeanRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... runs while striking two and walking one in 2/3 of an inning Thursday. In three games this month for the Dominican Republic, Rodney has allowed three runs - one earned - on three hits and a walk. He has struck out five. His ERA (4.74) ballooning to ...

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