Dominican Republic

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Local Group Rallies Support For Dominican Republic Deportation Victims

A new immigration law is causing a large amount of Haitians in the Dominican Republic to return to Haiti.

07/31/2015

(Haitians in Philadelphia march along the Benjamin Franklin Parkway in solidarity for brethren facing deportation from the Dominican Republic.  File photo by Miss Talie, HPP, provided)

Haitians in US Rally For Countrymen Facing Deportation From Dominican Republic

“This is an international human rights violation,” said Florcy Morissett, a founding member of the Haitian Professionals of Philadelphia (HPP).

06/23/2015

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CBP In Philly Intercepts Termite Species Inside Shipment Of Pineapples

CBP specialists found 20 lives specimens, which are suspected to belong to the infraorder Isoptera, on February 10th inside wood packaging material

03/03/2015

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Four Family Members With Ties To Philadelphia Drown In The Dominican Republic

Four family members, including newlyweds, all of them dead. They all drowned while vacationing in the Dominican Republic with about a dozen family members.

03/02/2015

Oscar Taveras #18 of the St. Louis Cardinals hits what would be the game-winning RBI single against the Milwaukee Brewers in the seventh inning at Busch Stadium on August 3, 2014 in St. Louis, Missouri.  The Cardinals beat the Brewers 3-2.  (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Cardinals OF Taveras Dies In Car Accident

Authorities say St. Louis Cardinals outfielder Oscar Taveras has died in a car accident in the Dominican Republic.

10/26/2014

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Most Popular Destination Wedding Locations

Planning a destination wedding offers couples the opportunity to plan a unique wedding where they can say “I do” in front of a breathtaking background. All of these locations offer unique venues, luxurious resorts and beautiful settings.

08/29/2014

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The 25 Best Beaches In The World

After months of polar vortexes it’s finally almost time to lay out in the sun and sand. To help get the ball rolling, we rounded up the 25 best beaches in the world.

04/23/2014

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Car Accident Takes Life Of Philadelphia Woman Teaching In Dominican Republic

Authorities in the Dominican Republic say an American woman who taught at a Christian school in the country has been killed in a car accident that also injured a fellow teacher and a student.

05/15/2013

Stigall Show Log 3.19.12

Chris analyzes the attempts by Republicans to re-brand their image, the beginning of the NCAA tournament, and a ruling in New Jersey restricting police officers ability to enter a residence. He talks to Jeff Roe and Michael Bronstein on a special edition of the Matchup, Actor Patrick Duffy from Dallas, Tom McGrath from Philadelphia Magazine, and CBS 3 Meteorologist Kate Bilo.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–03/19/2013

Stigall Show Log 3.6.13

Chris discusses the President’s declining popularity, emails sent to federal agencies instructing sequester cuts to be as harsh as possible and the struggles of the Flyers and Sixers. He talks to CBS 3’s Ben Simoneau about the couple who stole two police cars yesterday, Brett Mandel, who is running for City Controller, and Bob Huber, author of the article, Being White in Philadelphia.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–03/06/2013

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Hamels, Phillies Roughed Up By Dominican Team 15-2

The Dominican Republic amassed 28 hits in a 15-2 romp over Cole Hamels and the Philadelphia Phillies.

03/05/2013

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New Jersey Sen. Menendez Says He Looks Forward To Vindication

New Jersey Democratic Sen. Robert Menendez, who has maintained all along that he never paid prostitutes for sex, says he is looking forward to whatever evidence emerges from courts in the Dominican Republic to vindicate him.

03/05/2013

Stigall Show Log 2.6.13

Chris talks to Governor Tom Corbett about yesterday’s budget address. He also analyzes the plans from the White House to avoid sequestration and their defense of drone strikes. He also talks to Tom McGrath from the Philly Post, Saturday Night Live Alum, Rachel Dratch, and welcomes the Piazza Pet of the Week into the studio.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–02/06/2013

Stigall Show Log 2.5.13

Chris reviews the latest calls from President Obama for Congress to act against gun violence, the denials from New Jersey Senator Bob Menendez that he ever partied with prostitutes in the Dominican Republic, and New Jersey Governor Chris Christie’s appearance on David Letterman. He talks to Actor Henry Winkler, Executive Director of PA GOP, Mike Barley about the privatization of state liquor stores, and Sexologist, Dr. Jill McDevitt.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–02/05/2013

Stigall Show Log 2.4.13

Chris reviews the events and details of last night’s Superbowl, the death over the weekend of Arlene Ackerman, and the ongoing saga regarding New Jersey Senator Bob Menendez. He talks to CSN Philly’s Ray Didinger, Harmelin Media’s John Camilleri, Michael Bronstein and Jeff Roe on the Monday Morning Matchup and CBS 3’s Ben Simoneau.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–02/04/2013

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