Local January 20, 2012 | 4:13 pm
SANTO DOMINGO. – Cleveland Indians pitcher Fausto Carmona, true name Roberto Hernandez Heredia, will not be able to leave the country for now and will have to go before a court periodically.[...]
Local January 20, 2012 | 11:52 am
Santo Domingo.- The antics of former senator Tonty Rutinel continued 10:20am Friday at the prison in Najayo, San Cristóbal, where he left aboard a political motorcade, after he agreed to post [...]
Local January 20, 2012 | 10:40 am
Santo Domingo. - The high pressure system located over the Atlantic Ocean will continue to influence the country’s weather, with mostly clear skies low probability of precipitation.
Local January 20, 2012 | 8:41 am
Santo Domingo.- The Cleveland Indians pitcher known as Fausto Carmona spent the night in the fourth floor jail cell of the Ciudad Nueva Courthouse, where he’ll be arraigned Friday morning.
Local January 20, 2012 | 8:22 am
Santo Domingo.- Dominican Anti-Corruption Alliance president Julio Cesar de la Rosa affirmed Thursday that Anti-Corruption director Hotoniel Bonilla isn’t doing his job regarding denunciations f[...]
Local January 20, 2012 | 7:47 am
Santo Domingo.- Haiti Foreign Relations minister Laurent Lamothe yesterday stated his respect for ex Dominican president Juan Bosch, at the center of a diplomatic incident stemming from the use of [...]
Local January 20, 2012 | 7:25 am
SANTIAGO.- Just one week ago the local team Aguilas languished in the Winter Baseball cellar 4 wins to 9 losses, with just three games left to classify. They haven’t lost since, including last n[...]
Local January 19, 2012 | 12:16 pm
Santo Domingo.- A group of prominent experts, academics and policy makers in Latin America, United States, Europe and Africa will meet in Santo Domingo from 19 to 20 January to address the integra[...]
Local January 19, 2012 | 10:20 am
Santo Domingo.- Police investigators arrested Maria Yokasta Vélez de Alli (Marioli), 36, charged with making several calls threatening the United States Consulate with a bomb, on December 1. [...]
Local January 19, 2012 | 10:00 am
Santo Domingo.- The National District’s feisty Prosecutor announced Thursday the creation of an internal affairs department, to deal with the DAs who commit serious offenses in their functions.[...]
Local January 19, 2012 | 8:26 am
Santo Domingo.- Temperatures reached as low as 5 degrees Celsius in Dominican Republic’s mountains early Thursday, the National Meteorology Office affirmed today.
It forecasts fewer rains n[...]
Local January 19, 2012 | 6:24 am
HATO MAYOR, Dominican Republic. - School principals, teachers and students in eastern provinces of San Pedro and Hato Mayor yesterday hailed what they see as a positive impact of the Extended Day P[...]
Local January 19, 2012 | 5:55 am
Santo Domingo.- The Ethics Commission president on Thursday questioned the interest of the previous justices of the Supreme Court’s 1st Commercial and Civil Chamber to hear the case of alleged ex[...]
Local January 19, 2012 | 4:49 am
SANTO DOMINGO. - The Catholic Church yesterday blamed the rampant corruption and the politicians’ mediocrity, for the nation’s moral crisis, generalized violence, especially against woman and t[...]
Local January 19, 2012 | 4:21 am
Santo Domingo- Two earthquakes were felt in the Dominican Republic in the last few hours, one with a magnitude 5.0 and the other 3.0, according to the US Geodetic Survey.
The epicenter of th[...]
Local January 18, 2012 | 12:23 pm
Santo Domingo.- The Youth Ministry received the Guinness Book of World Records certification that Dominican Republic is the country which has read the most in a consecutive manner, with the 365 hou[...]
Local January 18, 2012 | 11:54 am
NEW YORK.- While calm was believed to have returned to the ruling PLD party in the U.S. New England region after Ramona Abreu assuming the post of interim vice consul in Boston, controversy resurge[...]
Local January 18, 2012 | 11:24 am
Washington.- The Organization of American States (OAS) will audit the Central Electoral Board’s (JCE) voter register and informatics center, an agreement announced Tuesday.
OAS Secretary [...]
Local January 18, 2012 | 8:22 am
SANTO DOMINGO. – Several Government agencies converged in Boca Chica during a nighttime raid Tuesday, and rescued a 13 and 16 year-old who were being sexually exploited in a bar of the sector La [...]