Fashion world mourns designer Oscar de la Renta

...route: He left his native Dominican Republic at 18 to study painting in...said Leonel Lirio, one of the Dominican Republic's most prominent designers...home, he often visited the Dominican Republic and kept a home there. Wintour...

Curry leads U.S. past Mexico in Basketball World Cup

...Atlanta Hawks last season but his season was cut short by right shoulder surgery in February.Slovenia beat the Dominican Republic 71-61 in a thrilling contest of contrasting styles and scoring runs. Zoran Dragic, the younger brother of Phoenix...

Americans improve to 4-0 in FIBA World Cup with rout of Dominicans

...seed in their group Wednesday, improving to 4-0 at the Basketball World Cup with a 106-71 victory over the Dominican Republic.Kenneth Faried, whose shooting percentage dropped after he missed three shots, scored 16 points for the U.S...

Unbeaten US routs New Zealand at Basketball World Cup

...Americans, who will play two more games in Bilbao before moving on to Barcelona for the round of 16. They face the Dominican Republic today before wrapping up Group C play Thursday against Ukraine."It was a good, solid performance," U.S...

US cruises in final tuneup game before the FIBA World Cup of Basketball

...tournament opener Saturday against Finland. The defending world champions also will face Turkey, New Zealand, the Dominican Republic and Ukraine in pool play.A matchup with Spain, and its big men of Pau Gasol, Marc Gasol and Serge Ibaka, wouldn't...

Serena Williams rolls after rough start in U.S. Open match

...the noteworthy results Thursday was the 7-6 (2), 4-6, 6-4, 6-2 win by Victor Estrella Burgos of the Dominican Republic against Borna Coric of Croatia. Playing in the U.S. Open for the first time at age 34, Estrella Burgos eliminated...


...shots and scored 12 points starting in place of Derrick Rose, and the U.S. national basketball team beat the Dominican Republic 105-62 in an exhibition game.James Harden also scored 12 in limited playing time for the Americans, who used...

GreenJackets Player Report: Keury Mella

Keury MellaRHP6-2, 200International sign by San Francisco Giants, Dominican Republic, 20112014 A: 66.1 IP, 3.93 ERA, 2.79 FIP, 22 K%, 4.6 BB%, .337 BABIPA-: 19.2 IP, 1.83 ERA, 3.01 FIP...

Ashley Genie Johannsen - John Brendan Fisher

...William Edward Parrish of Evans, Ga., nephew of the bride. The couple's reception was held at Palmetto Terrace in North Augusta, S.C. The newlyweds honeymooned in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic and currently reside in Augusta, Ga.

All-Star Game might have an international flavor to it this year

...stats, putting them in position to join familiar stars such as Miguel Cabrera (Venezuela) and Robinson Cano (Dominican Republic) from more common talent pools outside the United States.And some of these players, such as Tanaka (Japan...