Dominican Republic

Dominican Day Parade
WCBS 880
August 11, 2019 - 6:15 pm
All the exuberance of Dominican culture was on full display along Sixth Avenue at the Dominican Day Parade.
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Vittorio's Pizzeria
Marla Diamond/WCBS 880
June 24, 2019 - 9:19 am
The U.S. Department of State confirmed that 56-year-old Vittorio Caruso, died in the Caribbean country on June 17.
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FILE - In this Oct. 10, 2016, file photo, Boston Red Sox's David Ortiz waves from the field at Fenway Park after Game 3 of baseball's American League Division Series against the Cleveland Indians in Boston. Officials say Ortiz, who was shot in the Dominican Republic on June 9, 2019, at an outdoor cafe, was the victim of incompetent criminals who were trying to kill a man next to him. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File)
June 22, 2019 - 5:49 pm
BOSTON (AP) — David Ortiz's wife says he has moved out of intensive care. Tiffany Ortiz said in a statement distributed by the Red Sox on Saturday that the ex-Boston slugger remains hospitalized and in good condition, almost two weeks after he was shot in the back while at a club in the Dominican...
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Getty Images
June 18, 2019 - 6:39 pm
A New Jersey man is the ninth American to die under mysterious circumstances while vacationing in the Dominican Republic.
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David Ortiz
Maddie Meyer / Staff
June 12, 2019 - 10:43 am
Police in the Dominican Republic have made another arrest in connection with the shooting of Red Sox legend David “Big Papi” Ortiz.
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David Ortiz
Bob DeChiara-USA TODAY Sports
June 10, 2019 - 6:16 am
Former Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz was hospitalized Monday following surgery for a gunshot wound after being ambushed by a man in a bar in his native Dominican Republic, authorities said.worl
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Orlando Moore and Portia Ravenelle
King Moore/Instagram
April 09, 2019 - 1:12 pm
Family and friends are frantically searching for a Westchester couple that disappeared while on vacation in the Dominican Republic last month.
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Catholic priest
March 22, 2019 - 6:13 pm
A defrocked Roman Catholic priest who was convicted of molesting two young brothers in New Jersey is now teaching English to children in the Dominican Republic.
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