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The Dominican Republic’s tourism minister and hospitality execs lashed out at ‘fake news’ over ‘erroneous’ coverage of t...

Tourism minister Francisco Javier Garcia said he wants the "the truth to come out" regarding the deaths of tourists in the Dominican Republic.
Whether you're drinking locally or on vacation, always be aware of what's in your beverage.

Methanol is colorless, odorless, and responsible for at least 19 deaths in Costa Rica. Here’s how to protect yourself from tainted booze when tr...

Order drinks you're familiar with, keep your cocktails in sight, and don't go out alone. If caught in time, methanol poisoning is treatable.
Tammy Lawrence-Daley.

A Delaware woman who said she was beaten unconscious while staying at a Dominican Republic resort is suing the hotel for $3 million

Tammy Lawrence-Daley, of Wilmington, Delaware, is suing the Majestic Elegance resort in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic, for $3 million.
Nathaniel Holmes and Cynthia Day were found dead at a Bahia Principe property in the Dominican Republic on May 30.

17 seemingly suspicious cases of tourists getting sick, assaulted, and dying in the Dominican Republic since June 2018

At least 13 Americans have died in the Dominican Republic under suspicious circumstances since June 2018.
A resort beach in the Dominican Republic. It's unclear where Jester was staying.

A 31-year-old man died in the Dominican Republic, reportedly after drinking a soda that tasted off

Tracy Jerome Jester, 31, died on the island on March 17. The official cause of death was "respiratory illness."

A US congressman wants better food and drink standards in the Dominican Republic after several US tourist deaths

US Rep. Adriano Espaillat, who was born in the Dominican Republic, visited the country from July 1 to July 6 to evaluate its tourism situation.
Ocean Blue & Sand.

A tourist claims she was raped and thrown off a balcony at a Dominican Republic resort by another guest

The Staten Island woman, who asked to remain anonymous, said she was staying at the Ocean Blue & Sand in June when she was attacked by another guest.
Alexandra Medina is the third American woman to die after undergoing plastic surgery in the Dominican Republican in a month.

The 3rd American woman in a month died after getting plastic surgery at the same clinic in the Dominican Republic

New York mom Alexandra Medina, 33, died after undergoing a tummy tuck at a clinic in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, on July 4.
Khalid Adkins.

A Colorado man died in the Dominican Republic after being removed from a flight for being ill

Khalid Adkins, 46, of Denver died Tuesday after being hospitalized in Santo Domingo, his sister-in-law, Marla Strick, said.

Delta is waiving penalty fees for travelers canceling their flights to the Dominican Republic

Delta Air Lines said changes to flights to Punta Cana would not be subjected to fees, citing "recent events" in the resort town.