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  1. Canadian girls believe and move on to World CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2010 | Examiner.com

    No one gave them much of a chance, but Canada's under 17 girls were not listening as they went out and halted the march of an "unstoppable" USA team last night in Alajuela, Costa Rica to earn their spot in September's World Cup. Over the course of their first three games, the Americans were the awe inspiring class of the CONCACAF qualifying tournament, rolling up 32 goals while allowing their opponents barely a sniff of a goal.

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  2. My trip: Amy Simonsen and her daughter visit Costa RicaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | Erie Times News

    What she said: "Since she was 3, I have been telling my oldest daughter that when she became a teenager we would plan a special mother/daughter vacation. Her 13th birthday was this winter, so we visited Playa Flamingo in the Guanacaste region of Costa Rica.

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  3. Costa Rica toucan getting 3D-printed prosthetic beakRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | TheCelebrityCafe

    A Costa Rican toucan named Grecia that was injured last month by a group of vandals will get a second chance at life. Thanks to technology and donations from citizens, Grecia is getting a 3D-printed prosthetic beak.

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  4. Grassington survival expert joins Costa Rican expeditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | Cravenherald.co.uk

    GRASSINGTON survival expert Perry McGee will be navigating his way through the Guaymi reserve in Costa Rica later this year. He is taking part in a Scientific Exploration Society project to assist medics and scientists who are carrying out medical assessments and performing dental aid to the local indigenous people.

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  5. Cease trade orders issued against Sachs International, Charles King,...Read the original story

    Feb 12, 2015 | Sackville Tribune-Post

    ... senior adviser with Sachs; and Stratus Financial Group International (Stratus), based in San Jose, Costa Rica and Ken Powers, a self-identified representative of Stratus. The tribunal found in both cases that none of the respondents were registered ...

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  6. LatAm credit finds support on Ukraine deal, higher oilRead the original story

    Feb 12, 2015 | Reuters

    ... to the development of the Andean country's fiber optic network. Pricing is expected toward end of February. Costa Rica has chosen Deutsche Bank and HSBC as lead managers on an up to US$1bn international bond sale that could take place as early as ...

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  7. Where to meet the world's cutest creaturesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | Stuff.co.nz

    The sloths receive rehabilitation before being returned to the forest, according to Judy Arroyo, a co-owner of the sanctuary. Can you fall head over heels at first sight if the object of your affections is considered lazy, dirty and only goes to the toilet once a week? The answer - clearly written across the charmed faces of our group at the Sloth Sanctuary of Costa Rica - is a most definite YES.

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  8. Fitch: Costa Rican Central Bank Move Likely to Curb Dollar LoansRead the original story

    Feb 12, 2015 | Reuters

    NEW YORK, February 12 The move by Costa Rica's central bank to adopt a managed floating foreign exchange rate regime along with the Superintendence of Financial Entities' efforts to curb high dollarization in the banking system are likely to reduce overall foreign currency lending, says Fitch Ratings. The SUGEF's aim is to trim the Costa Rican banking system's exposure to foreign exchange risk.

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  9. CORRECTION - Coca-Cola FEMSA Announces Correction of Record DateRead the original story

    Feb 11, 2015 | Sys-Con Media

    Coca-Cola FEMSA, S.A.B. de C.V. produces and distributes Coca-Cola, Fanta, Sprite, Del Valle, and other trademark beverages of The Coca-Cola Company in Mexico , Guatemala , Nicaragua , Costa Rica , Panama , Colombia , Venezuela , Brazil , Argentina and Philippines , along with bottled water, juices, teas, isotonics, beer, and other beverages in some of these territories.

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  10. Scientists unravel mystery of snake venomRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | HawaiiNews

    ... Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf in Germany, Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Maryland, the Universidad de Costa Rica and the Universitat des Saarlandes in Germany.

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  11. Andean credits outperform as crude woes weighRead the original story

    Feb 11, 2015 | Reuters

    ... to announce deals at this stage, though bankers are still awaiting news of bond announcements from Uruguay and Costa Rica, which has already mandated banks on an up to US$1bn trade. Grupo Senda Autotransporte, a Mexican bus transportation company, ...

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  12. Out of her comfort zone: A reluctant tourist, a zip line and the Costa Rican rain forestRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    "I'm not sure I can do this," I said to myself while climbing a few steps to take a practice ride for a zip line. I was in northern Costa Rica, in the shadow of the country's majestic volcano Arenal.

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  13. From ocean to ocean on a cruise through the Panama CanalRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... we earlier docked at the Mexican ports of Puerto Vallarta, Huatulco and Puerto Chiapas, as well as Puntarenas, Costa Rica. After leaving the canal, we stopped at the busy South American port of Cartagena, Colombia. Each stop offered a variety of ...

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  14. Goalkeeper Keylor Navas to stay and fight for Real Madrid placeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | Fox Sports

    ... arn a starting place," he said. "It's a process that he is accepting very well. Navas, whose crucial saves helped Costa Rica reach the quarter-finals of the World Cup in Brazil last year, is tied to the Merengue outfit until June 2020.

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  15. Share This on TwitterRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | Hotel Online

    ... the markets it rates - the United States, Canada, Mexico, the Caribbean, Buenos Aires, Rio de Janeiro, Sao Paulo, Costa Rica, London, Beijing, Hong Kong, Macau, Shanghai, Tokyo, Bangkok, Singapore and Guangzhou. - Four Seasons Resort Punta Mita, ...

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  16. Roundtable: Remembering SegaresRead the original story

    Feb 11, 2015 | Hot Time In Old Town

    ... in to recover possession; the way you'd get stuck in on a guy who'd caused you problems. You came to us from Costa Rica, but you're Chicago through and through. It can be difficult to recall a standout moment from a player known for his consistency. ...

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  17. Give Mother Nature a valentine this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | The Countywide

    ... in the number of species reported at 412. Our state was close behind California and the province of Puntarenas, Costa Rica. Texas is indeed rich in birds. I think we may have more species than California, but we'll never prove it without the ...

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  18. Keylor Navas: Impressed at the World Cup but hasn't featured regularly for RealRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | Sporting Life

    ... arn a starting place," he said. "It's a process that he is accepting very well. Navas, whose crucial saves helped Costa Rica reach the quarter-finals of the World Cup in Brazil last year, is tied to the Merengue outfit until June 2020.

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  19. Toucan 'to get prosthetic beak'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | BBC News

    A toucan in Costa Rica which lost the upper part of its beak after being attacked by youths looks set to be fitted with a prosthetic replacement. Four Costa Rican companies that have volunteered their help say they possess the skills to create a prosthesis for the injured bird.

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  20. Young surfer fares well in first international contestRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    Young area surfer Braeden Kopec returned recently from his first international competition with a third-place finish in one division and fifth in another at a contest on the northwestern coast of Costa Rica. The 8-year-old surfer was third in the 16-and-under division after two days of elimination rounds and was fifth in the 12-and-under division in shortboard competition.

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