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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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
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.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
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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.
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.
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.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
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.
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.
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.
Sun Jul 13, 2014
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.
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.
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)
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 .
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.
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.
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.