Dominican Republic

Ex-Red Sox star David Ortiz out of hospital after shooting

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Former Red Sox slugger David Ortiz is out of the hospital following three surgeries after being shot in the back at a bar in the Dominican Republic.Read more

Hoosier woman became sick in the Dominican Republic

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Dilly's kidneys were hit the hardest. She'll have to take medications for the rest of her life to keep them healthy.Read more

Minister: Tourism deaths in Dominican Republic not unusual

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The island's tourism minister said the deaths are medically and statistically normal.Read more


Indianapolis tourists rethinking trips to Dominican Republic

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An Indianapolis couple is trying to change their itinerary after booking a trip to the Dominican Republic.Read more

Dominican AG: Ortiz shooting result of mistaken identity

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Former Red Sox slugger David Ortiz was shot in the back by a gunman who mistook him for the real target, another man who was seated at the same table at an outdoor cafe...Read more

5 suspects, including gunman, arrested in plot to kill David Ortiz

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SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (AP / NBC News) — Five suspects, including the alleged gunman, have been detained in the shooting of former Red Sox star David Ortiz...Read more

Police: David Ortiz shot in ambush at Santo Domingo bar

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Former Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz was ambushed by a man who got off a motorcycle and shot him in the back at close range Sunday night in his native Dominican...Read more

3rd US tourist died at same hotel in Dominican Republic

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A vacationing Pennsylvania psychotherapist died at the same hotel where two U.S. tourists were found dead five days later, according to Dominican authorities, who said...Read more

Dominican police investigating attack on US woman at resort

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Police in the Dominican Republic are investigating an attack on a U.S. tourist in Punta Cana that the woman recently made public on social media, detailing a vicious...Read more


Delaware woman says she was brutally beaten, left for dead at resort

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A Delaware woman is opening up about a traumatic incident that happened to her while on vacation.Read more

Carmel coach leaves hospital a week after serious spine injury in Dominican Republic

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Carmel girls basketball coach Kevin Sweeney is home but facing months of recovery after a serious spine injury a week ago in the Dominican Republic.Read more