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5th American This Year Dies On Vacation In Dominican Republic As FBI Seeks Answers
Leyla Cox went to a resort on the island to ring in her 53rd birthday. Days later, she was found dead.
What We Know About The Recent Deaths Of American Tourists In The Dominican Republic
The FBI is helping local authorities investigate the mysterious incidents.
Suspected Gunman Among 6 Arrested In David Ortiz Shooting
Dominican Republic National Police say they detained a man accused of shooting the former Boston Red Sox player at a bar Sunday.
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David Ortiz Back In Boston After Being Shot In Dominican Bar
The Red Sox player, known as Big Papi, was ambushed by a gunman at a bar in his native Dominican Republic.
Pulling For Papi: Teammates, Fans, Ex-Rivals Send Love After David Ortiz Shooting
Pedro Martinez, Stephen King, A-Rod and more all send their thoughts to the former Red Sox slugger.
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David Ortiz Shot In The Back At Bar In Dominican Republic, Police Say
By Martín José Adames Alcántara, AP
The former Boston Red Sox slugger was hospitalized Monday following surgery for a gunshot wound after being ambushed by a man in a bar.
Maryland Couple Found Dead In Dominican Republic Hotel Room
Hotel staff reportedly discovered the bodies of Edward Holmes and Cynthia Day after they missed their checkout time.
Eighth Arrest Made In Stabbing Of 15-Year-Old Lesandro Guzman-Feliz
The boy is believed to have been mistakenly targeted by gang members in New York.
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Searching For A Motherland As A Black Latina
Maria V. Luna
I was looking for that mythical place where my blackness and Latinidad could peacefully coexist. This is what I found.
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Junot Díaz: The African Diaspora 'Doesn’t Look The Way It Looks Without Systematic Rape'
The author discussed white supremacy and privilege at the University of Missouri.
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As A Feminist Dominicana, I Love Cardi B. Here's Why
Writer and Freelance Journalist
I love Cardi B. precisely because she represents so much of what we’re supposed to hate about women.
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Is There A Strategy To The Dr. Jekyll And Mr. Hyde Trumps That Shocked the U.N.?
Sociologist, author, speaker, and pundit. Scholar of culture, ...
During his first speech before the United Nations Tuesday, President Trump proudly offered the world a vision of hope and
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Irma Intensifies Into Category 3 Hurricane
The hurricane is over the eastern Atlantic and headed toward the Caribbean.
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'White Girls, Take Off Your Hoops': How This Latina Chose A College
Rising Freshman at Pitzer College
Finding a space that would allow free and proud cultural expression took priority.
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19 Travel Tips I’ve Learned After Visiting 60+ Countries
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CIVIC's Analysis of Data from DHS's Office of the Inspector General
Report Reveals Widespread Sexual Assault In Immigration Detention
Co-Founder/Executive Director, Freedom for Immigrants (formerl...
A recent federal civil rights complaint by Community Initiatives for Visiting Immigrants in Confinement (CIVIC) sheds light
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Why Miss Rizos Decided To Empower Dominican Women To Love Their Curls
"There was this huge thirst and hunger for a space where women would be validated."
2 Journalists Shot Dead In Dominican Republic During Facebook Live Stream
"The government must guarantee freedom of expression," a journalism professor said after the attack.
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7 Forgotten World Crises That Urgently Need Your Support
The world’s humanitarian needs are growing. So is the aid gap.
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