Dominican Republic

The Dominican Republic’s president has announced he will close all borders with neighboring Haiti starting Friday in a dispute over a canal on the Haitian side that would divert water from a border river.
The Hall of Famer was ambushed in 2019 by a man who shot him in the back at close range while at a Dominican Republic bar with friends.
Hurricane Fiona lashed the Turks and Caicos Islands and was forecast to squeeze past Bermuda later this week.
Wide swaths of Puerto Rico and the Dominican Republic are without power and running water.
The storm knocked out the power grid and unleashed floods and landslides in Puerto Rico, where the governor said the damage was “catastrophic.”
“There’s no excuses,” the San Diego Padres shortstop said. “I need to do a way better job knowing what is going inside my body.”
Authorities said Orlando Jorge Mera was shot by Miguel Cruz, who has been detained.
José Ángel Hernández, better known as “Flow La Movie,” produced songs such as “Te Boté" for artists Bad Bunny and Ozuna.
The flight from New York’s John F. Kennedy Airport to the Dominican Republic turned back to JFK because of the man’s behavior.
The Gulf Coast braced for a history-making onslaught from the twin storms, with many evacuees recalling the damage caused by Hurricane Katrina in 2005.