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3 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

Italian fugitive arrested at Dominican airport

A Wednesday statement identifies the man as 56-year-old Domenico Loiconi. He allegedly fled Italy in 1992 before he was to start serving a sentence of nine years in prison for smuggling narcotics.

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7 hrs ago | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

Helicopter spraying to prevent chikungunya

Helicopter spraying to prevent chikungunya Tampa Bay is working to make sure this area doesn't attract chikungunya.

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Related Topix: West Nile Virus, Health, World News, El Salvador, Manatee County, FL, Central America, Haiti,

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Caribbean News Now!

Dominican Republic Jazz Festival celebrates 18 years

SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic -- The Dominican Republic Jazz Festival will celebrate its 18th year with four nights of concerts in the north coast towns of Puerto Plata, Sosua and Cabarete.

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CNN

Get ready for craft beer with a Latin twist

An ice-cold Corona with a slice of lime is what often comes to mind with Hispanic beers.

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Related Topix: Beer, Drink, Corona, NY, Life, Homebrewing, Hobbies, Food, Recipes, World News, Central America

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Advocate

PHOTOS: Caravan of Pride in The Dominican Republic

Enjoy a photo portfolio of the seventh annual Caravan of Gay Pride in the city of Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic on July 13. Thanks to Carlos Rodriguez for these great images.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

Gloversville Leader-Herald

Richard Lee Hughes

Richard Lee Hughes, 67, formerly of New York City, passed away Monday, June 23, in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, after a brief illness.

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Crofs Blogs

Dominican Republic: Baby dies with chikungunya symptoms

Via Yahoo!Noticias EspaA a, an EFE report: Un bebA© con sA ntomas de chikungunya muere en RepAoblica Dominicana .

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

2nd chikungunya case confirmed in Manatee

The individual just returned from a visit to the Caribbean, where health officials believe the patient contracted the disease through mosquito bite.

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Related Topix: West Nile Virus, Health, World News, El Salvador, Manatee County, FL, Central America, Haiti,

USA Today

MSC adds new Caribbean ports for Divina

MSC adds new Caribbean ports for Divina MSC's Divina will visit new Caribbean ports next year.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

Courier News

InCircles punks up the Wonder Bar and Court TavernInCircles punks up...

InCircles punks up the Wonder Bar and Court Tavern Bachata legend Hector Acosta is bullish in Lakewood Check out this story on mycentraljersey.com: http://mycj.co/1mU03tP "It was 74 degrees," said Jewlee of her garb at the Skate and Surf Festival's Break Contest finals at GameChangerWorld in Howell in May. "We try to be as real as possible and ... (more)

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HeraldSun.com

HSNWS 7-15 civil rights history mural update photo web.jpg

Muralist and visual artist Fausto Capellan Ramirez uses a measuring tool to check out the proportions of the drawings that will become the Durham Civil Rights History Mural Project.

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HotelChatter

Punta Cana: The Bachelorette in Paradise, Specifically Paradisus...

Andi Dorfman , bad-ass lawyer turned America's newest "The Bachelorette" , took the three potential loves of her life, on a tropical adventure to the Dominican Republic with the hope of getting to know her suitors more intimately and perhaps, receiving an on-bended-knee proposal, complete with a diamond ring Andi, Josh, Nick and Chris all shacked ... (more)

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Western Star

Direct weekly flights

Florida is the number one sun destination for people of the province during the winter and spring months, says Jamie Schwartz, CEO of the Deer Lake Regional Airport Authority, in a prepared release.

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Science Daily

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Scientists have discovered a method to prevent intoxication from alcohol in worms, and they hope they can use it to help people with alcoholism.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Alcoholism, Health, Genetics, Entomology, Science, Travel, Dominican Republic Travel, World News, Caribbean Travel, Central America, Punta Cana, Dominican Republic Travel

Wed Jul 16, 2014

International Business Times

The Bachelorette Season 10 (2014) Spoilers: Reality Steve Reveals...

"The Bachelorette" Season 10 is nearing its end. The final rose ceremony is only two weeks away when Andi Dorfman will make the big revelation.

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Sys-Con Media

Mazorro Provides Update on GrowPros Transaction and Equity Financing

The parties are currently negotiating a definitive agreement and the Company expects to complete the acquisition this summer.

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Creative Loafing Atlanta

'The Bachelorette' Fantasy Suites: Blame it on the pain

It's a question as old as time itself: if you had to spend your life with either an adult baby or a banana-handed cyborg who makes a very literal "MWAH" sound every time he kisses you, which would you choose? I came up with an answer that was unsatisfactory to my viewing companions, but we'll get to that later.

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Star-Telegram.com

UN chief speaks on Dominican citizenship issue

U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon is urging legislators in the Dominican Republic to find a humanitarian solution to a fiercely debated court decision that could render thousands of people of Haitian descent stateless.

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

Second case of chikungunya in Pinellas County

Second case of chikungunya in Pinellas County So far, the have been 81 confirmed cases of the chikungunya disease in Florida.

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Inside Costa Rica

Costa Rica demands environmental studies of planned Nicaragua canal

July 15th, 2014 The Government of Costa Rica is demanding assurances that the planned $40 billion "mega canal" in Nicaragua will not affect the flow or navigability of the San Juan and Colorado rivers.

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