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Dominican Republic

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  • Trader Joe's, Whole Foods nut butters recalled for risk of salmonella

    Trader Joe's, Whole Foods nut butters recalled for risk of salmonella
    Some almond butters sold at Trader Joe's and Whole Foods stores are being recalled due to possible contamination with salmonella. The almond butters are part of a larger nut butter recall also involving peanut butters, according to the U.S. Food and...
  • Miley Cyrus' tour banned in Dominican Republic over all that sex stuff

    Miley Cyrus won't be banging around the Dominican Republic any time soon -- at least not on the concert stage. The "Party in the USA" singer, who's upped the sexually charged ante in her performances in the years since that 2010 tune came out, has...
  • Rose sits out Team USA exhibition

    The Sports Xchange Rose sits out Team USA exhibition Chicago Bulls guard Derrick Rose was held out of Team USA's exhibition game Wednesday night against the Dominican Republic at Madison Square Garden in New York as a late scratch. Rose, who is...
  • Cubs' Baez shakes off nerves at shortstop

    Javier Baez showed no fear when he made his major league debut on Aug. 5 and backed it up with a game-winning home run in the 12th inning at Coors Field. But for the first time since joining the Chicago Cubs, Baez expressed some nervousness in taking...
  • Crisp, A's get back on track in win over Mets

    The Sports Xchange By Eric Gilmore, The Sports Xchange Crisp, A's get back on track in win over Mets OAKLAND, Calif. -- Coco Crisp entered Tuesday night's game mired in a hitting slump and hoping to bust loose. The Oakland center fielder warmed up...
  • Rose returns to Team USA practice: 'If I can play, I'm going to play'

    NEW YORK — Team USA is scheduled to board a charter flight Saturday afternoon to Spain, where the FIBA World Cup begins Aug. 30. By then, USA Basketball Chairman Jerry Colangelo should have a much better idea of whether Derrick Rose is healthy...
  • County race wins contest as nastiest

    There's a lot of passion in the race for Broward County Commission District 8. That's the nice way of putting it. The two candidates can't even stand to be in the same room together. Broward Mayor Barbara Sharief and Miramar City Commissioner...
  • Supremo Food Market: What Allentown can expect

    Hockey isn't the only new attraction coming to downtown Allentown's Seventh Street this fall. Beginning in November, the spotlight will also shine on plantains, poblano peppers, pineapples and other produce at Supremo Food Market. The 25,000-square-...
  • Rose plans to play Friday

    The Sports Xchange Rose plans to play Friday Team USA point guard Derrick Rose expects to play in Friday night's game against Puerto Rico in New York after sitting out Wednesday's exhibition to rest his knees. Rose practiced Thursday afternoon for...
  • As Venezuelan deliveries wane, allies tap traders for pricey fuel

    HOUSTON/CARACAS (Reuters) - Venezuela's shipments of crude oil and fuel to its allies have fallen to a five-year low as a weak economy hits its ability to uphold accords that former President Hugo Chavez struck to lower energy costs for friends and expand...
  • Derrick Rose sits out USA game with 'fatigue'

    Derrick Rose sits out USA game with 'fatigue'
    NEW YORK — With around five minutes remaining in the first half of USA Basketball's exhibition game against the Dominican Republic on Wednesday night, the Madison Square Garden crowd screamed Bulls guard Derrick Rose's name several times. Midway...