WATCH: This is What 100 Years of Dominican Beauty Looks Like
WATCH: This is What 100 Years of Dominican Beauty Looks Like
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 02/02/2016 - 14:45

What does 100 years of beauty in the Dominican Republic look like?


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Puerto Ricans Flee to the Dominican Republic to Escape Island's Economic Crisis
Puerto Ricans Flee to the Dominican Republic to Escape Island's Economic Crisis
By Raquel Reichard | 01/28/2016 - 12:37

When it comes to migratory patterns in the Spanish Caribbean, most migrants are leaving the Dominican Republic for


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This Impoverished 13-Year-Old Dominican Genius Just Got a Major Scholarship
This 13-Year-Old Dominican Genius Just Got a Major Scholarship
By Raquel Reichard | 01/28/2016 - 09:11

When 13-year-old Jasuel Rivera was told his 82-year-old stepfather couldn’t afford to buy him toys, the dominicano


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This Documentary Explores What it's Really Like to be a Dominican Nanny
This Documentary Explores What it's Really Like to be a Dominican Nanny
By Raquel Reichard | 12/08/2015 - 09:55

Imagine raising someone else’s children in a faraway land so that your own hijos, who you haven’t seen in years, can have a roof over their heads and food on the table back in your old country.


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Dominican Republic Upholds Its Total Ban on Abortion, Puts Women's Lives at Risk
Dominican Republic Upholds Its Total Ban on Abortion, Puts Women's Lives at Risk
By Raquel Reichard | 12/04/2015 - 12:16

A constitutional court in the Dominican Republic blocked a new law that would have decriminalized


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Dominican Consul Calls Junot Díaz "Anti-Dominican," Strips Medal
Dominican Consul Calls Junot Díaz "Anti-Dominican," Strips Medal
By Raquel Reichard | 10/26/2015 - 09:59

Pulitzer Prize-winning author Junot Díaz has once again been called "unpatriotic" for criticizing the


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Where to Eat, Stay, Stroll & Play in Puerto Plata, DR
Where to Eat, Stroll, Stay & Play in Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic!
By Amanda Cargill | 10/05/2015 - 12:06

The Dominican Republic is well-known for its beautiful beaches. It's also well-known for its all-inclusive resorts, which can make it a challenge to find a more authentic Caribbean experience.


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Thousands of Haitain-Dominicans at Risk of Deportation
Thousands of Haitain-Dominicans at Risk of Deportation
By Raquel Reichard | 06/17/2015 - 15:57

Hundreds of thousands of Dominicans of Haitian descent face deportation today, as the Caribbean country begins its act of "ethnic cl


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Dominican Republic Unnecessary Amount C Sections Study
The Dominican Republic Has An Unnecessarily High Amount of C-Sections
By Latina Staff | 05/29/2015 - 15:24

The Dominican Republic has the highest rate of C-sections in the world, according to the World Health Organization (WHO), 


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A U.S. Woman Dies After Getting Plastic Surgery in the Dominican Republic
A U.S. Woman Died After Getting Plastic Surgery in the Dominican Republic
By Fox News Latino | 04/28/2015 - 15:20

Dominican authorities have shut down a plastic surgery clinic as they investigate the death of a U.S.


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