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8 hrs ago | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

Chikungunya illness at St. Louis region's doorstep

Soon the West Nile Virus won't be the only mosquito-borne illness you'll need to worry about.

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Related Topix: West Nile Virus, Health, St Louis County, MO, Travel, Caribbean Travel

Mon Jul 28, 2014

WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

3rd case of chikungunya confirmed in Pinellas

Check out this story on wtsp.com: http://on.wtsp.com/1rLsEEW A scientist examines tiger mosquitos, which are known carriers of human diseases including chikungunya, West Nile virus and dengue fever.

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Related Topix: Pinellas County, FL, West Nile Virus, Health, World News, El Salvador, Travel, Dominican Republic, Caribbean Travel, Central America, Haiti

Cigar Aficionado

Travel to the Dominican Republic, Cigar Country

To most North Americans, the Dominican Republic remains a mysterious place, rarely visited on business and seldom tread upon by tourists.

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Related Topix: Travel, World News, Dominican Republic, Caribbean Travel, Central America, Punta Cana, Dominican Republic Travel, Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic Travel,

Sat Jul 26, 2014

The Daily Caller

Haitian Illegal Immigration Through Puerto Rico Is Skyrocketing Too

While U.S. immigration agencies grapple with a recent surge of tens of thousands of illegal immigrants at the Mexican border, the number of Haitians trying to enter the U.S. illegally through Puerto Rico has skyrocketed as well.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, Prison, Travel, Puerto Rico Travel, Caribbean Travel, US News, Illegal Immigration, US Coast Guard

Thu Jul 24, 2014

The Hartford Courant

Kevin Hunt: Expedia's $43 Rate At New Punta Cana Resort Too Good To Be True?

Expedia is so sure of its travel prices that it offers a best-price guarantee that matches any lower price found within 24 hours of booking.

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Related Topix: Travel, Caribbean Travel, Punta Cana, Dominican Republic Travel, Manchester, CT, World News, Dominican Republic, Central America

Mon Jul 21, 2014

The Modesto Bee

Walking the 500 miles along Spain's Camino de Santiago de Compostela

Stepping quietly through the dimly lit 12th-century cathedral in the small Spanish town of Santo Domingo de la Calzada, I looked up to the ornate mausoleum in the rear and caught sight of something you don't usually - well, never - see in a church: two white chickens pecking around in a Plexiglas hen house.

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Related Topix: Europe, Spain, World News, Travel, Caribbean Travel, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic Travel

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Bradenton.com

Second case of chikungunya fever confirmed in Manatee County

The announcement issued Friday stated that the individual had just returned from a visit to the Caribbean.

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Related Topix: Manatee County, FL, Miami Dade County, FL, Palm Beach County, FL, Travel, Caribbean Travel, Epidemic, Natural Disasters

Wed Jul 16, 2014

Science Daily

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Scientists have discovered a method to prevent intoxication from alcohol in worms, and they hope they can use it to help people with alcoholism.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Alcoholism, Health, Genetics, Entomology, Science, Travel, World News, Dominican Republic, Caribbean Travel, Central America, Punta Cana, Dominican Republic Travel

Creative Loafing Atlanta

'The Bachelorette' Fantasy Suites: Blame it on the pain

It's a question as old as time itself: if you had to spend your life with either an adult baby or a banana-handed cyborg who makes a very literal "MWAH" sound every time he kisses you, which would you choose? I came up with an answer that was unsatisfactory to my viewing companions, but we'll get to that later.

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Related Topix: Travel, World News, Dominican Republic, Caribbean Travel, Central America

Amnesty International

Families divided in the Dominican Republic

The Dominican Republic's nationality rules are a tangle of check-boxes and criteria, but for one family the impact of new legislation could not be more stark.

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Related Topix: Travel, Caribbean Travel

Tue Jul 15, 2014

Cleveland.com

Padua Staff Travel to Dominican Republic

Over the summer, nine students traveled to the Dominican Republic to minister in the city of Higuey, under the direction of Padua Principal Dave Stec '86, Campus Ministry Director Matt Harley, and Fr.

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Related Topix: Travel, Caribbean Travel

Mon Jul 14, 2014

Silicon Alley Insider

Painful Mosquito-Borne Disease Now Infecting More Than 350,000 People In The Americas

Marqui Ducarme is aided by his wife after contracting the Chikungunya virus at his home in Port-au-Prince, May 23, 2014.

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Related Topix: Haiti, Travel, World News, Haiti Travel, Caribbean Travel, Central America, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Epidemic, Natural Disasters

Celebrity Dirty Laundry

The Bachelorette 2014 Andi Dorfman Recap 7/14/14: Season 10 Episode 9

The Bachelorette Andi Dorfman returns tonight on ABC. On tonight's episode Andi and the remaining three bachelors visit the Dominican Republic, where romantic outings include a beachside dinner, a tour of Santo Domingo and a horseback ride.

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Related Topix: Travel, Dominican Republic, Caribbean Travel, Central America, World News

Sun Jul 13, 2014

United Nations

Ban to travel to Haiti, Dominican Republic with focus on health, poverty reduction

The UN Stabilization Mission in Haiti has partnered with Haitian Agencies to combat cholera by providing clean water.

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Related Topix: Haiti, World News, Central America, Travel, Haiti Travel, Caribbean Travel, Cholera, Health, Epidemic, Natural Disasters

Sat Jul 12, 2014

St. Cloud Times

Reader asks: Does 'pending government approval' mean I shouldn't booka

Reader asks: Does 'pending government approval' mean I shouldn't book this flight? This week's question comes from my favorite kind of traveler - the kind who reads the fine print.

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Related Topix: Travel, Caribbean Travel, Punta Cana, Dominican Republic Travel, World News, Dominican Republic, Central America

Hospitality Net

HVS, CHTA, CTO Announce Dates of 4th Caribbean Hospitality Investment ...

The 4th annual Caribbean Hospitality Investment Conference and Operations Summit will be held Nov. 13-14, 2014 at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic, and is co-hosted for the second consecutive year by the Caribbean Hotel & Tourism Association , representing over 600 Caribbean hotels, the Caribbean Tourism Organization , ... (more)

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Mirror.co.uk

Late holiday deals to Dominican Republic, Mexico, Turkey, Italy, France and UK

Seven nights all inclusive at the five star Breathless Resort in Punta Cana, Domincan Republic, from 899pp - including charter flights from Manchester Book by July 31 for selected travel dates in Sept/Oct and get free upgrade to a Pool View Junior Suite and 46% off room rate .

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

The Miami Herald

The pilgrim experience: walking the 500 miles along Spain's Camino de Santiago de Compostela

Depending on how fast you walk, you should allot four to six weeks to complete the Camino Frances, which is the nearly 500-mile path from St. Jean-Pied-de-Port, France, to Santiago de Compostela, Spain.

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Related Topix: Europe, Spain, World News, Travel, Caribbean Travel, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic Travel

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Inside Bay Area

Travel Q&A: When travel insurance makes sense

Q A San Diego reader booked tickets for a vacation in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic, a Caribbean resort known for its beaches and golf courses.

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Tri-cityherald.com

Haiti leader vows action on documents for migrants

Prime Minister Laurent Lamothe also said Haiti would reduce the cost of a passport from $80 to about $25, making it more affordable for migrants in the Dominican Republic who typically earn $5 a day or less.

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