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  1. A Senator, A reformed numbers king and family reunionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Sporting News

    ... "Ozzie" Virgil would appear in the majors. San, for whom the professional stadium in Monte Cristi, Dominican Republic is named, would be the first Dominican Pompez imported. Others who followed San included the slick-fielding second-baseman Horacio ...

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  2. More than 1.3 million poor to benefit from social protection, better...Read the original story

    Friday Mar 13 | Caribbean News Now!

    The World Bank board of executive directors on Thursday approved a new project for the Dominican Republic worth US$75 million, which seeks to ensure that thousands of citizens gain access to a comprehensive social protection package and help reduce extreme poverty in the country's poorest provinces. This will not only increase access to the national health insurance and education to the most vulnerable, but will also increase their employability skills and enable basic improvements to housing.

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  3. WB/Dominican Republic: More than 1.3 Million Poor Dominicans to...Read the original story

    Thursday Mar 12 | PressReleasePoint

    The World Bank Board of Executive Directors today approved a new project for the Dominican Republic worth US$75 million, which seeks to ensure that thousands of citizens gain access to a comprehensive social protection package and help reduce extreme poverty in the country's poorest provinces. This will not only increase access to the National Health Insurance and education to the most vulnerable, but will also increase their employability skills and enable basic improvements to housing.

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  4. Daily news summary 2.3.2015Read the original story

    Monday Mar 2 | Radio Prague

    Czech President MiloA Zeman on Monday addressed the American Israeli Public Affairs Committee forum in Washington, receiving a standing ovation. The Czech president condemned the growing Islamic terrorism and said that the first step to fight it was expressing solidarity.

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  5. Czech President addresses AIPAC forum in WashingtonRead the original story

    Jan 3, 2015 | Radio Prague

    Czech President MiloA Zeman on Monday addressed the American Israeli Public Affairs Committee forum in Washington, receiving a standing ovation. The Czech president condemned the growing Islamic terrorism and said that the first step to fight it was expressing solidarity.

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  6. Child custody case to be debated in Norway on TuesdayRead the original story

    Jan 3, 2015 | Radio Prague

    ZdenA>k KapitA n, the head of the Brno-based International Office for the Legal Protection of Children, is set to go to Norway on Tuesday to discuss the situation of two Czech children removed from the family by Norwegian social services with local authorities. The children were taken away in 2011on suspicion of sexual abuse; a year later, they were placed in foster families despite the fact that a police investigation found no evidence of abuse.

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  7. Czech fugitive criminal arrested in Dominican RepublicRead the original story

    Jan 3, 2015 | Radio Prague

    Police in the Dominican Republic, in cooperation with Czech investigators, last year arrested a Czech fugitive criminal, spokesman for the police presidium David SchA n said on Monday. The 64-year-old Viliam Nikoden, wanted on an international arrest warrant since 2009, was apprehended near the town of Monte Cristi, north of the Dominican-Haitian border.

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  8. Castro getting early jump on fresh yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | Chicago Cubs

    Starlin Castro is healthy. His left ankle has recovered from the high sprain that ended the 2014 season early.

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  9. Cubs' Starlin Castro relocates to Arizona following shooting incidentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2015 | Sporting News

    In wake of Cubs shortstop Starlin Castro's connection to two separate gunfire incidents this offseason in the Dominican Republic, the 24 year-old has decided to move his family to Arizona. "I've got to move," Castro said Friday during the Cubs Fan Convention .

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  10. Starlin Castro cleared in another shooting in the Dominican RepublicRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2014 | Examiner.com

    Yesterday, many news outlets and blogs were reporting that Cubs shortstop Starlin Castro had been involved in yet another shooting outside a Dominican Republic nightclub, this one in Monte Cristi, Castro's home town. Three weeks ago he was reportedly involved in another shooting outside a Dominican Republic nightclub in Santo Domingo.

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  11. Castro and BulletsRead the original story

    Dec 27, 2014 | Baseball Musings

    Jacobo Mateo Moquete, spokesman for the Dominican National Police, said that Castro was questioned at the prosecutor's office in Monte Cristi. Moquete said that police believe people close to Castro participated in the shooting.

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  12. Chicago Cubs player questioned over Dominican nightclub shooting...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2014 | Daily Mail

    Devastated wife found her husband, 40, mauled to death on Christmas Day by the pit bull so 'playful' he slept with their kids BREAKING NEWS: Massive search and rescue operation underway after AirAsia flight from Indonesia with 162 people on board disappears minutes after pilot asks to increase altitude to avoid 'bad weather' Father charged with murder after body of his son, 2, is found in a lake two days after he was reported missing Chicago Cubs player questioned over Dominican nightclub shooting which injured four after alleged argument between star's brother and a government official 'Don't open the locked door! Leave, just leave!': Mystery of creepy note left in student's hotel room sparks Twitter frenzy Ferguson protester who advocated peaceful demonstrations is charged with arson and burglary after allegedly setting fires at a convenience store Angry police officers turn their ... (more)

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  13. Agent: Starlin not involved in DR shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2014 | Chicago Cubs

    Paul Kinzer, the agent for Cubs infielder Starlin Castro , said a report that his client was detained or arrested after a shooting in a Dominican Republic night club is false and Castro was not involved. According to a report from the Dominican Republic's El Caribe newspaper, six people were injured in a shooting in Castro's hometown of Monte Cristi after an altercation that involved Castro's bodyguards and brother on Friday.

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  14. Starlin Castro's Agent Denies Client Was Detained for Questioning About ShootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2014 | BleacherReport

    Chicago Cubs shortstop Starlin Castro was reportedly detained by police for questioning on Saturday in the Dominican Republic following a nightclub shooting, though his agent claims he voluntarily spoke with authorities. Starlin Castro's agent, Paul Kinzer, said his client "had nothing to do" with the shooting and was never detained by authorities.

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  15. Police question Cubs' Castro about shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2014 | ESPN

    Chicago Cubs shortstop Starlin Castro is being questioned by police in the Dominican Republic in connection with a shooting at a nightclub early Saturday morning that left six people injured, including one in serious condition. Colonel James Matthew Slimer, spokesman for the Dominican National Police, said that Castro is being detained at the prosecutor's office of Monte Cristi.

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  16. Cruz a kid at heart during offseasons at homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | Seattle Mariners

    He may have just signed a four-year, $57 million deal that makes him a wealthy man, and he's the reigning Major League home run champion, but Nelson Cruz hasn't forgotten where he came from. The Mariners' new slugger returned to his hometown in the Monte Cristi area of the Dominican Republic on Friday and passed out toys and books to some 550 kids at his former elementary school, where his mom taught when he was growing up.

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  17. .com | Rains kill 8 in Haiti, cause flooding elsewhereRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | News24

    Port-au-Prince - Heavy rains caused by a cluster of storms in the northern Caribbean killed at least eight people in Haiti and caused major flooding on Tuesday in the Dominican Republic and Puerto Rico, authorities said. Three children died in the capital of Port-au-Prince after the wall of a home fell on them, said civil protection officer Nadia Lochard.

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  18. Heavy rains kill eight in Haiti, cause flooding in Dominican Republic, Puerto RicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | The Globe and Mail

    Tourists walk in front of the San Cristobal Fort during a rainy day in Old San Juan, Puerto Rico, Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2014. Tourists walk in front of the San Cristobal Fort during a rainy day in Old San Juan, Puerto Rico, Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2014.

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  19. Chicago Cubs Fact Pack, September 5thRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | Sports Media 101

    Cubs 101 provides 24/7 obsessive sports coverage of the Chicago Cubs as a part of Sports Media 101 . For news, op/ed, game reviews, team updates and even rumors you will find all of it on Cubs 101.

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