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23 hrs ago | National Public Radio

Costa Rican Woman Attributes Miracle To Pope

On a warm spring day, Floribeth Mora was in her bed waiting to die from a seemingly inoperable brain aneurysm when her gaze fell upon a photograph of Pope John Paul II in a newspaper.

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Related Topix: Costa Rica, World News, Central America, Roman Catholic Church, Religion

Fri Apr 18, 2014

The Washington Post

The real meaning of diversity

EPA/JEFFREY ARGUEDAS When colleges say they believe in diversity, what do they really mean? It talk of diversity nothing more than a gimmick to get college websites and brochures to look like politically correct Benetton ad? Alejandra Dubcovsky , an assistant professor of history at Yale University, addresses this issue in the following post.

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Related Topix: Costa Rica, World News, Yale University, Science / Technology, Space, UC Berkeley, Berkeley, CA, Education

Wed Apr 09, 2014

Business Journal

Bank of America to lay off 3,000 workers, close three overseas offices

About 3,000 Bank of America employees are expected to lose their jobs as the bank trims its overseas operations.

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Related Topix: Mexico, World News, Costa Rica

Tue Apr 08, 2014

CBS 47

Intel eliminates 1,500 jobs in Costa Rica

An Intel employee walks by a sign at the Intel company headquarters July 15, 2008 in Santa Clara, California.

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Related Topix: Santa Clara, CA, Costa Rica, World News

Sun Apr 06, 2014

SFGate

Unchallenged candidate wins Costa Rica vote

Luis Guillermo Solis, presidential candidate for the Citizen's Action Party, waves to supporters after casting his vote in the presidential runoff election in San Jose, Costa Rica, Sunday, April 6, 2014.

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Sat Apr 05, 2014

Star-Telegram.com

Abstention a challenge in Costa Rica's election

The center-leftist's only rival in Sunday's runoff dropped out of the race last month, leaving Solis one chief remaining challenge: That's getting enough Costa Ricans to the polls to give him a respectable vote total.

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The Washington Post

Abstention a challenge in Costa Rica's election

Luis Guillermo Solis, presidential candidate for the Citizen's Action Party stands up during a press conference in San Jose, Costa Rica, Saturday, April 5, 2014.

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Thu Apr 03, 2014

The Standard

(USAID undercover) Operatives based in Central America

At first, the ZunZuneo team operated out of Central America. Mario Bernheim, the techie, worked from Nicaragua's capital, Managua, while McSpedon supervised Creative's work on ZunZuneo from an office in San Jose, Costa Rica, though separate from the US embassy.

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Related Topix: Nicaragua, Central America, World News, Costa Rica

Wed Apr 02, 2014

Food Production Daily

VIDEO: Gualapack launches filling machine

The CHP1H is a medium-low production pouch filling machine consisting of a rotating board where pouches are filled and closed.

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Inside Costa Rica

After tsunami scare, Costa Rica rattled by strong 6.3 temblor

April 2nd, 2014 After having been under a tsunami watch yesterday evening after an 8.2-magnitude earthquake in Chile , Costa Rica residents were rocked by a strong 6.3-magnitude temblor this morning that struck 100km south of David, Panama, near Costa Rica's southern border, shortly after 10am this morning.

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Related Topix: Costa Rica, World News, Central America, Tsunami, Natural Disasters, Earthquake, Panama,

Tue Apr 01, 2014

AVHerald

United B738 at San Jose on Mar 30th 2014, bird strike

A United Boeing 737-800, registration N17233 performing flight UA-1098 from Houston,TX to San Jose , landed on San Jose's runway 07 maintaining routine communication.

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Related Topix: Costa Rica, World News, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 737, Aircraft, Central America

Mon Mar 31, 2014

Houston Chronicle

UN panel: Warming worsens food, hunger problems

In this Oct. 7, 2013 file photo, workers collect red grapes in the vineyards of the famed Chateau Haut Brion, a Premier Grand Cru des Graves, during the grape harvest in Pessac-Leognan, near Bordeaux, southwestern France.

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Related Topix: Global Warming, Drink, Coffee, Wine, Costa Rica, World News, Weather, Natural Disasters, Drought, Agriculture, Science

Sat Mar 29, 2014

Daily Kos

Palmares

When we showed up at Alice Olson's doorway all clueless and hopeful. Alice and her husband Mike undertook to clue us in.

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Thu Mar 27, 2014

The Wellington Advertiser

Mariliana Morales to speak at Westminster-St. Paul's Presbyterian church

Mariliana Morales is founder and director of Fundacin Rahab, a ministry to prostituted women and children in San Jose Costa Rica.

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Wed Mar 26, 2014

KNDO

KC Hotels and Resorts Joins VOILA Hotel Rewards

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Financial News & Daily Record

'Observing Objects' at MOCA celebrates work of Episcopal, UNF grad

The University of North Florida Gallery at the Museum of Contemporary Art Jacksonville and the university's Department of Art and Design are presenting 'Observing Objects: Works by Leigh Murphy.'

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Related Topix: University of North Florida, Downtown (Jacksonville, FL), Graphic Design, Arts, Belarus, World News, Costa Rica

Mon Mar 24, 2014

Vanguard

Nigeria beat Mexico 3 - 0, to take on Spain in quarter-final

Nigeria's Flamingoes top its group by beating Mexico 3 - 0 at the Under 17 Women's World Cup on going at Estadio Nacional on March 23, 2014 in San Jose, Costa Rica.

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