Carson Brown

8 Added | 1 Magazine | @CarsonBrown64dj | Keep up with Carson Brown on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Carson Brown”

With Venezuela, the US needs more talk and less fighting

During his visit to the Dominican Republic for an Organization of American States meeting, Secretary of State John Kerry announced that preliminary …

Labor Sec. Tom Perez: No Doubt Grandfather Opposed Dictator Trujillo

Labor Secretary Tom Perez told NBC News in an exclusive interview that he has learned his grandfather publicly condemned Dominican Republic dictator Rafael Trujillo two years earlier than he knew, assuring him that his grandfather was on the right side of history during the bloody …

Dominican Republic

Meet Andre Veloz, the Dominicana Breaking Barriers for Women in Bachata

Bachata is considered a man’s territory, certainly no place for a “respectable” <i>mujer</i> – at least that’s what <b>Andre Veloz</b>, a bachatera breaking barriers for women in the genre, heard all her life.<p>While <b>Prince Royce</b> blasts from cars and <i>gringos</i> in Beverly Hills learn basic bachata steps, the music was …

Dominican court orders ex-Ukrainian official held amid probe

A Dominican Republic court has ordered three months detention for a former Ukrainian government official during an investigation into accusations he kidnapped a fellow countryman at a popular Dominican tourist spot.<p>Volodymyr Vasiliovich Saldo was arrested in late August along with a Bulgarian man …

Latin America