Dominican Republic

8.30.19

Why Hurricane Dorian's Conditions Are Nearly Perfect to Devastate Florida

Every single county in Florida has declared a state of emergency.

6.28.19

“Stick with Beer”: Why Counterfeit Booze Might Be Killing People in the Dominican Republic

Of the 10 Americans who have mysteriously died during their trips to the Dominican Republic in the last year, nine showed symptoms commonly associated with methanol poisoning.

11.6.18

When the Dominican Republic Ended Birthright Citizenship, It Was a Disaster

Donald Trump wants to end birthright citizenship in the US. The only country to do that in recent years created a humanitarian catastrophe.

8.21.18

These Artists Are Battling the Dilution of Caribbean Sound System Culture

GAIKA's 'SYSTEM' exhibit in London and the New York-set film 'Mas Fuerte' show how gentrification could change Carnival if we're not careful.

8.21.18

2 Chainz and Amara La Negra Pair Ultra Rare Cigars with Super Expensive Rum

Get a (very pricey) taste of the Caribbean on 'MOST EXPENSIVEST.'

3.28.18

Dominican Punks La Armada Dream of Hardcore without Borders

Stream the Santo Domingo-turned-Chicago thrashy hardcore band's fiery, bracingly political new album, 'Anti-Colonial Vol. 1.'

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12.21.17

Jean Segura Says He Was Robbed, Beaten by Police in the Dominican Republic

The Mariners shortstop was on his way to visit teammate Robinson Cano in their home country when police pulled him over and ransacked his car.

6.21.17

La Sangre: Baseball in San Pedro

VICE Sports explores baseball culture in San Pedro de Macoris, Dominican Republic.

4.6.17

Images of Hope and Resettlement from Rio Ozama in Santo Domingo

Looking at life in the slums along the Rio Ozama.

3.19.17

Adam Jones' Catch that Robbed the Dominican Republic May Have Made A Legend of Team USA Yet

Adam Jones gave us something to look out for with Team USA in the WBC future: the legend of the little guys.

3.15.17

Javier Baez Celebrates the Rare No-Look Tag at Second Base Before it Even Happens

Javier Baez celebrated Yadier Molina's throw to second before he even tagged the runner out in Puerto Rico's win over the Dominican Republic.

3.9.17

Fernando Rodney Pulls Enormous, Golden Plantain Out of His Pants

The World Baseball Classic looks like a whole lot of fun.

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