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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Former President of Dominican Republic Under Fire For Anti-Gay Comment
Former President of Dominican Republic Under Fire For Anti-Gay Comment
By Cristina Arreola | 04/07/2015 - 16:03

Hipólito Mejía, the President of the Dominican Republican from 2000 to 2004, has come under fire after a video emerged of him making anti-gay statements at an event earlier this month.

 

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Why This Dominican Photographer Wants To Keep Talking About Race
One Dominican Photographer Explains Why We Need to Keep Talking About Race
By Cindy Rodriguez | 04/01/2015 - 15:45

Often a photograph will come along that sparks controversy, but very rarely does it also start an intelligent and necessary conversation about race in Latin America.


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29 Sex Trafficking Victims Rescued In Dominican Republic
Over Two Dozen Sex Trafficking Victims Rescued in Dominican Republic
By Cindy Rodriguez | 03/19/2015 - 12:51

Twenty-nine female sex trafficking victims, including 20 minors ages 14-17, were rescued in Sosua, Dominican Republic after a joint investigation and operation between local and


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10 Delish Recipes for Dominican Independence Day
10 Delish Recipes for Dominican Independence Day
By Amanda Cargill | 02/27/2015 - 08:00

February 27th is Independence Day in the Dominican Republic, and we're celebrating the national holiday with food.


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The Ins and Outs of Diversity in the Dominican Republic
The Ins and Outs of Diversity in the Dominican Republic
By Cindy Rodriguez | 02/26/2015 - 17:50

In an attempt to debunk the stereotypes on what exactly a “Dominican looks like,” Twitter user UsDominicans809 posted a photo of a group of beautiful women (er, possibly models?


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Dominican Authors Books
5 Books By Dominican Authors
By Cristina Arreola | 01/25/2015 - 11:00

Determined to read more in 2015?


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Daddy Yankee Serves Lunch to Low-Income Kids in Dominican Republic
Daddy Yankee Serves Lunch to Low-Income Kids in Dominican Republic
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 12/17/2014 - 10:35

Daddy Yankee is bringing holiday cheer to the Dominica


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WestJet Christmas Miracle Dominican Republic Video
Cue the Tears: WestJet Brings Christmas Gifts to a Dominican Town in Need
By Cristina Arreola | 12/03/2014 - 12:06

Oh no... what's that in my eye? 

Last year, WestJet surprised passengers with gifts at their baggage carousel in a heartwarming video that celebrated the true reason for the season. This year, the Canadian airline outdid themselves, bringing their Christmas goodwill to residents of a small village in the Dominican Republic. 


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Selena Gomez attends the Fifth Annual Women In Film Pre-Oscar Cocktail Party
Selena Gomez Learns To Cook With Dominican Flavor!
By Cristina Arreola | 05/14/2014 - 10:12

Mexicana Selena Gomez learned to cook with a little Dominican flavor last weekend!


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