Dominican Republic Newswire

Dominican Republic Newswire

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  1. Dominican population continues to soar in PhiladelphiaRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Philly.com

    William Durn will commemorate the Dominican Republic Independence Day away from home for the first time in his life Monday. While his compatriots across the Caribbean island take the day off to flood the streets and raise the national flag in town squares, Durn, 24, will be hard at work in North Philadelphia, a neighborhood he is still getting used to.

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  2. Crews uproot Valle Nuevo farms; squatters say won't budgeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Daily Millbury

    Constanza, Dominican Republic.- Environment Ministry crews on Tuesday continue dismantling pipelines and farming facilities that used by squatters in Valle Nuevo National Park to irrigate crops. Valle Nuevo administrator Julio Cesar de los Santos said they plan to dismantle more than 2 kilometers of pipes at El Castillo, where authorities have faced the farmers' strongest rejection to the measures.

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  3. Aybar sees bright future for nephew FrancoRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | San Diego Padres

    PEORIA, Ariz. -- Wander Samuel Franco is a young, switch-hitting shortstop in the Dominican Republic with big league dreams and a serious chance to Aybar has long been Franco's baseball idol.

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  4. Limited Edition: Manuel Quesada Honored With Birthday CigarRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Cigar Aficionado

    ... his palate." The new cigar is rolled with a Cuban-seed wrapper and Sumatra-seed binder, both grown in the Dominican Republic. The fillers are from Nicaragua and the Dominican Republic. The 70th is launching in two sizes: Toro, at 6 inches by 50 ring ...

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  5. Young business leaders call public debt unsustainableRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Daily Millbury

    ... young business leaders grouped in ANJE the public debt has already reached unsustainable levels. The Dominican Republic has the need to reach a fiscal pact in a timely manner in the face of a situation of economic stability like the current one and ...

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  6. Eric Trump toured Cap Cana during Dominican Republic visitRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Daily Millbury

    Santo Domingo.- The Cap Cana business group says that during last Thursday's visit to the tourist destination, Eric Trump, executive vice president of The Trump Organization, was able to see first hand "the property developer's most recent amenities". In a press release, Cap Cana says that Eric Trump, son of the recently inaugurated US president, was received by Ricardo Hazoury and Fernando Hazoury, president and vice president of the board, who expressed their satisfaction, saying that "it was excellent to host Eric in Cap Cana once again".

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  7. BLOG: A Return to the Dominican RepublicRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Cigar Aficionado

    ... A busy travel schedule kept me away in 2016. Santiago seems to grow ever larger every time I return. The Dominican Republic bills itself as cigar country, and it's a proper and well-earned moniker. For as long as I've worked at Cigar Aficionado ...

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  8. Man charged with using fraudulent documents to get NH licenseRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | UnionLeader.com

    - A citizen of the Dominican Republic was arrested Wednesday after he tried to used fraudulent documents to obtain a New Hampshire driver's license at the Division of Motor Vehicles, state police said. Miguel Baez Zapata, 57, of Lawrence, Mass., is ...

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  9. Crowds Grow at Dominican Consulate, Amid Confusion Over Immigration PoliciesRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | WNYC-AM New York

    Lines at the Dominican consulate in Times Square have been long. Staff there say in average years, there's usually about 200 people a day.

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  10. China's North Korea ProblemRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | New Yorker

    ... stopped at the Tokyo airport, in 2001, while trying to sneak into Japan with a forged passport from the Dominican Republic. He claimed that he was trying to visit Tokyo Disneyland.) The suggestion that his younger half brother-known as "Fatty Kim ...

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  11. Continue reading What the Chilean flag emoji could really mean for TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Dallas Morning News

    Hans Podlipnik of Chile celebrates with a Chilean national flag during the Davis Cup first round double tennis match against the Dominican Republic at Parque del Este in Santo Domingo on February 4, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / ERIKA SANTELICESERIKA SANTELICES/AFP/Getty Images During these wild political times, one Texas legislator has found the time and energy to save us from a pernicious enemy of the people of Texas: the Chilean flag emoji.

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  12. Man arrested, accused of using false ID at Manchester DMVRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | UnionLeader.com

    ... D.C., for various governors' association meetings, and Morse, as President of the... - A citizen of the Dominican Republic was arrested Wednesday after he tried to used fraudulent documents to obtain a New Hampshire driver's license at the Division ...

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  13. Someone Finally Mapped Cape Town's Bewildering Taxi NetworkRead the original story

    Thursday | Wired

    ... of Mexico City's peseros network. Similar efforts are underway in Cairo; Accara, Senegal; Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic; and Florianopolis, Brazil. The recent boom in mapping is happening because it can - thank your smartphone's GPS - and ...

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  14. 27% OFF to call the Dominican Republic on Independence Day, from...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | PRWeb

    On Independence Day, LlamaRepublicaDominicana.com challenges Dominican expats to show how proud they are of being Dominicans. The challenge does not come alone, but with an offer: 27% OFF to call any number in the Dominican Republic, landlines or mobiles.

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  15. Milwaukee Brewers are "Expected to be Active" on International Free Agent MarketRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Brew Crew Ball

    ... on July 2nd. Major League Baseball's annual two-day international amateur showcase begins today in the Dominican Republic, and according to Ben Badler of Baseball America our local nine is once again set to be an active player on the market: ...

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  16. 5 things you MUST see on a trip to the Dominican RepublicRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Mirror.co.uk

    Locals in the Dominican Republic have an underlying satisfaction with life that's as infectious as a cold on UK public transport. And the sun-caked Caribbean nation is home to all things exotic - from quirky local cuisines to tropical mountain hikes packed with colourful creatures.

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  17. BLOG: The First Official Night of ProCigar, SantiagoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Cigar Aficionado

    You probably didn't know that the Camp David Ranch in Santiago, the Dominican Republic, has a basement. Unlike the Alamo, it does.

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  18. Second man arrested in fatal shooting of Rutgers studentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | WWSB

    A second man has been arrested in connection with the fatal shooting of a Rutgers University student last year. The Essex County Prosecutor's Office says U.S. Marshals arrested Fraynned Ramirez on Tuesday in the Dominican Republican.

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  19. Second suspect arrested; accused in 2016 murder of Rutgers studentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | News12.com

    A second man wanted in connection with the 2016 shooting death of a Rutgers student in Newark has been arrested. Fraynned Ramirez, 25, of Hartford, Connecticut was arrested Tuesday in the Dominican Republican.

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  20. Puerto Plata - 2016 - 13Read the original story

    Wednesday Feb 22 | TrekEarth

    ... San Juan resort which is located in Rio San Juan. The photo was taken during a one week holiday in the Dominican Republic. Exif Data: Make: NIKON CORPORATION Model: NIKON D7100 Software: Adobe Photoshop CS6 (Windows) Exposure Time: 1/125 F-Stop: ...

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