The cousin, Sixto David Fernández, was seated with Ortiz when a gunman approached and fired a single shot at Ortiz, the officials said.
Retired Boston Red Sox star David Ortiz has been moved out of intensive care and was in good condition, his wife said in a statement on Saturday, almost two weeks after he was shot in the Dominican Republic and moved to a Boston hospital.
He is expected to make a full recovery. "David King and Larry Ronan", the statement read, in part.
Flying Wallendas to cross Times Square on a high wire
If all goes well, that will be reality Sunday for two siblings from the famed Flying Wallendas (vah-LEN'-dahs) circus family. Lijana Wallenda said she could have quit wire walking after her traumatic fall but "I wouldn't let that fear consume me".
Ortiz was shot in the back while out at a bar in his hometown of Santo Domingo on June 9. Fernandez and Ortiz were sitting at the same table and dressed similarly at the time of the shooting, according to police. The bullet passed through Ortiz, perforating his intestines and internal organs.
The 43-year-old Ortiz was not the intended target of the orchestrated attack, Dominican Republic authorities said Wednesday. Fortunately, the legendary Boston Red Sox slugger is recovering fairly well. He allegedly ran a heroin mill in Paterson, New Jersey, that was busted by the Drug Enforcement Administration in January.
At least 10 people are now in custody for their alleged involvement in the shooting. He also made 10 All-Star teams with the Sox.
Today, the numbers listed in exchange shop windows have skyrocketed - it costs over 130,000 rials for one US dollar. Iran's Foreign Ministry said the new penalties won't force the country to negotiate or capitulate.
If you use Linux-based operating system Ubuntu to play games on Steam, you might want to think about an alternative solution. Earlier, during the Ubuntu 17.10 development cycle, Canonical announced its plans to ditch the 32-bit installation images.
In all of space exploration history, humans have been fascinated by the possibility of encountering extraterrestrial life forms. Scientists have seen these kinds of flashes in images of Mars before, and generally speaking they never really amount to much.
When Khloe visits a doctor, she reveals that some of the serious symptoms she'd been having included throwing up blood. I'm the most understanding, calm person ever. "I never in a million years thought that's who she was".
An Associated Press photographer saw officers arresting a number of people, before taking them blindfolded into police trucks. High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet also urged authorities to "immediately" restore internet connections.
The former Udinese and Sampdoria man was also a key player in the Portuguese side which won the UEFA Nations League this summer. It is understood, that Sporting president Frederico Varandas has asked Fernandes " agent to "accelerate the process'.
But he walked the next batter, putting runners on first and second, then Jackie Bradley Jr. doubled off the Green Monster. Grichuk hit a two-run homer in the third and added an RBI single in the seventh to give Toronto its four-run lead.
Kenta Maeda is taking the mound on Sunday to extend the home success while the Rockies send Antonio Senzatela to avoid the sweep. It appeared as if the play at the plate was going to be close, but Martin was not able to cleanly catch Bellinger's throw.
I just wanted you all to see it", Smollett says back. "There's bleach on me, they poured bleach on me", Smollett adds. One officer asks Jussie Smollett if he wishes to remove the noose and the actor does so. "Yeah, I do.
Ambris will join the West Indies camp in preparation for their match against India at Old Trafford, on Thursday 27 June. Vincentian batsman Sunil Ambris replaces Russell with West Indies soon to follow Russell out the World Cup .
On June 12, a rebel missile attack on Abha airport wounded 26 civilians, drawing promises of "stern action" from the coalition. Turki al-Maliki did not say what type of weapon was used in Sunday's attack, which took place shortly after 9 p.m. local time.
Italy Will Officially Host the 2026 Winter Olympics
Moritz-Davos plan failed for the second straight time, and Switzerland's next option, Sion, was downed in a public vote. Sweden has never held the Winter Games, though Stockholm also hosted the 1912 Summer Games.
Hamilton hints at boring Zandvoort race
The record for consecutive wins by a team in F1 is McLaren at the start of 1988, when the Woking team won 11 races. Fact is, yesterday marked Mercedes 82nd victory since the hybrid formula was introduced in 2014.
Hong Kong activists renew protest against extradition bill
India has recently announced retaliatory trade tariffs against the U.S. covering 28 USA products, including almonds and apples. Both the countries have imposed additional tariffs on billions of dollars worth of their exports to each other.
New drug to boost women’s sex drive approved in US
Vyleesi is the second treatment for HSDD cleared for marketing in the USA , following the pill Addyi , which was approved in 2015. Palatin will get $60 million from Amag for the approval plus additional payments for certain sales milestones and royalties.