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Stories with place: Dominican Republic
  • Dominican Republic union leader held in murder investigation 
    Updated: Nov-27-15 4:57 pm

    SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic - A judge in the Dominican Republic has ordered the leader of a public transportation union held for one year while authorities investigate allegations of his involvement in several killings.

  • Dominican officials say at least 11 dead in bus collision 
    Updated: Nov-26-15 6:09 pm

    SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic - At least 11 people died and over 70 were injured Thursday when two buses carrying tourism workers collided on a road between two resort towns in the eastern Dominican Republic.

  • Almonte lifts Aguilas Cibaenas past Cardenales de Lara story has photos
    Updated: Nov-23-15 12:10 am

    MIAMI - Zoilo Almonte broke a tie with a two-run single in the top of the ninth inning to lead Aguilas Cibaenas to a 4-3 victory over Cardenales de Lara on Sunday night in the championship game of the inaugural Serie de las Americas professional baseball tournament at Marlins Park.

  • Tigres del Licey beats Navegantes de Magallanes 4-2 story has photos
    Updated: Nov-22-15 6:53 pm

    MIAMI - Rymer Liriano hit a tiebreaking RBI double in the ninth inning, and Tigres del Licey of the Dominican Republic Winter League beat Navegantes de Magallanes of the Venezuelan Winter League 4-2 in an exhibition on the second day of the inaugural Serie de las Americas on Sunday at Marlins Park.

  • 3 Syrians detained in St. Maarten, 1 stopped in Honduras 
    Updated: Nov-21-15 5:40 pm

    PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - Three Syrians traveling with fake Greek passports are being held in the Dutch Caribbean island of St. Maarten, authorities said, while officials in the Central American nation of Honduras reported detaining a Syrian and two Pakistanis traveling by bus Saturday.

  • Beaverton man arrested during vacation in Dominican Republic 
    Updated: Nov-20-15 1:09 pm

    PORTLAND, Oregon - A Beaverton man is stranded in the Dominican Republic after authorities accused him of striking a motorcyclist with a rental car.

  • Dombrowski and Ramirez meet to discuss move to first base 
    Updated: Nov-09-15 8:10 pm

    BOCA RATON, Florida - The Boston Red Sox want to see less of Hanley Ramirez next season.

  • Remains of US businessman identified in Dominican Republic 
    Updated: Nov-04-15 4:52 pm

    SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic - Authorities in the Dominican Republic have identified the remains of an expatriate U.S. businessman missing since November 2014 and plan to file charges against two people suspected of involvement in his death.

  • France arrests 2 pilots who fled Caribbean over drug term 
    Updated: Nov-02-15 10:03 am

    PARIS - Two French pilots who escaped the Dominican Republic to avoid 20-year prison terms for cocaine trafficking have been arrested at their homes before being taken to a judge.