Tropical Storm Laura Leaves At Least 9 Dead In Dominican Republic, HaitiMore than a million people are without electricity in the Dominican Republic after Tropical Storm Laura battered the Caribbean nation on Saturday leaving at least three people dead in Santo Domingo, according to the country’s Center of Emergency Operations.
Hurricane Isaias Batters The Bahamas & Caribbean Before Headed Toward FloridaHurricane Isaias crossed over the Bahamas' Andros Island late Saturday morning, whipping it and nearby islands with heavy rain and strong winds as the storm headed closer to Florida.
Derek Jeter Says Reaction To News Of David Ortiz Shooting Was 'Complete And Utter Shock'Doctors removed David Ortiz's gallbladder and part of his intestine after the former Boston Red Sox slugger affectionately known as Big Papi was ambushed by a gunman at a bar in his native Dominican Republic, a spokesman said Monday.
$32.7 Million Worth Of Cocaine Seized Off Dominican RepublicCoast Guard crews seized bales of cocaine worth $32.7 million dollars in the Caribbean Sea.
Coast Guard Offloads $41M In Seized Drugs Approximately $41 million in drugs seized at sea by the Coast Guard were offloaded Tuesday at their Miami Beach base.
Florida Couple Accused Of Running Sex Tourism BusinessA Florida couple is accused of running a sex tourism business with prostitutes in Dominican Republic.
Tropical Storm Dissipates, But Leaves 20 Dead In CaribbeanTropical Storm Erika was losing its punch as it drenched Haiti and the Dominican Republic early Saturday, but it left devastation in its path, killing at least 20 people and leaving another 31 missing on the small eastern Caribbean island of Dominica, authorities said.
Dominica Prime Minister Says Erika Leaves 20 DeadThe Dominica Prime Minister says 20 have been killed and more may be missing after the island was hit by Tropical Storm Erika Friday.
TS Erika Kills 4 In Dominica; Takes Aim At Puerto RicoTropical Storm Erika trampled over the small eastern Caribbean island of Dominica – flooding streets, unleashing landslides, sweeping up cars and killing at least four people. Now the storm is bearing down on Puerto Rico.
Five Sentenced In $25M Medicare Fraud Involving Nicaragua, D.R.Five people have been sent to federal prison for their roles in a $25 million Medicare fraud scheme that involved people from Nicaragua and the Dominican Republic posing as U.S. patients.
Dominican Deportation Policy Draws Miami ProtestHaitians taking to the streets by the thousands in the Dominican Republic, hasn't stopped the D.R. from moving forward with plans to round up and deport hundreds of thousands of undocumented and documented Haitian migrants.
Diaz, Danticat Decry Deportations In Dominican RepublicTwo authors, with roots in a divided Caribbean island, are urging protests against the deportations of migrants from the Dominican Republic.
Florida Doctor Tied To Sen. Menendez Remains JailedA federal judge, before setting his bond, is seeking more information on the assets of a Florida doctor charged with corruption alongside New Jersey Sen. Bob Menendez.
Haitian Man Pleads Guilty In US Migrant Smuggling CaseA Haitian man is facing U.S. prison time after pleading guilty to illegally smuggling migrants aboard a boat from the Bahamas.
Florida's Fresh Foods Hit All-Time Export Record“Fresh From Florida” products increased its international exports to a record $4.2 billion last year.