dominicanrepublic News of 12/01/20
Dominican Republic Turns Back Cruise Ship Over ‘Influenza-Like Cases’ Reported On Board
(SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic) — A cruise ship heading to the Dominican Republic to disembark hundreds of passengers after a 14-day tour was searching for a new port on Friday after being turned away by officials worried that eight of those ...
Dominican Republic Announces New Safety Measures After Deaths Of 11 American Tourists
Officials from the Dominican Republic gathered in New York City, along with the U.S. Ambassador, on Thursday to announce new safety measures months after 11 American tourists died in several resorts there last spring. Javier Garcia, the Dominican ...
Dominican-American Congressman Says He’S ‘Concerned’ After Deaths, But They Shouldn’T Stop Tourist Visits
The first Dominican-American to serve in Congress says there’s no reason to fear visiting the Dominican Republic, but he’s planning to visit the Caribbean nation next month to get answers following the deaths of nine American tourists ...
Dominican Attorney General: Former Red Sox Player David Ortiz Shooting Result Of Mistaken Identity
SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic — The Dominican Republic’s lead prosecutor said Wednesday that former Red Sox slugger David Ortiz was not the target of a shooting in a nightclub in his hometown. Attorney General Jean Alain ...
6 Suspects Have Been Arrested In The Shooting Of Former Red Sox Player David Ortiz
(SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic) — An alleged gunman and five accomplices have been detained in the shooting of former Red Sox superstar David Ortiz, Dominican officials said Wednesday, while providing no information about why a group of ...
Video Shows Sophisticated Attack On David Ortiz, As Ex-Slugger Remains In Intensive Care
(SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic) — Dominican prosecutors say witnesses and security camera footage show that the attempt to kill former Red Sox star David Ortiz was carried out by two men on a motorcycle and two other groups of people in ...
5 U.S. Tourists Have Died In The Dominican Republic Since April. Should You Cancel Your Trip?
A string of high profile deaths, illnesses and a claim of assault in the Dominican Republic has cast a shadow of concern over a country whose economy is largely driven by tourism. But despite the tragic headlines, hotel officials and safety experts ...
Bodies Of Missing New York Couple Believed To Be Found In Dominican Republic, Authorities Say
The bodies of a New York couple that went missing in late March in the Dominican Republic have been found, according to the nation’s national police spokesperson. Orlando Moore, 40, and Portia Ravenelle, 52, are believed to have died after ...