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5 hrs ago | Jaunted

Street Food Friday: Rice and Beans Three Ways in Costa Rica

Now that you know the country's most important phrase , where to geek out Av-style , and what to drink , we head back down to Costa Rica in this week's edition of Street Food Friday to see what's cooking.

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Related Topix: Dining, Life, Food, World News, Central America, Travel

11 hrs ago | Inside Costa Rica

Judge arrested for stealing bail, child support money - Inside Costa Rica

July 25th, 2014 A criminal court judge in Upala, Alajuela, identified by the last name Leon, was arrested yesterday afternoon on charges that he stole bail and child support funds.

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12 hrs ago | Inside Costa Rica

Costa Rican police receive training to fight narco-trafficking in Colombia

BOGOTA , Colombia, July 25th, 2014 After nearly three decades combating narco-trafficking, the Colombian National Police started sharing its experience with officers from other countries in the region in 2012.

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Related Topix: Central America, World News, Drugs

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Anchorage Daily News

Son of Alaska adventurer Roman Dial missing in Costa Rica

A search is reportedly underway in the wilds of Costa Rica for the son of a well-known Alaska adventurer who's been missing almost two weeks.

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Related Topix: World News, Central America, Central America Travel, Travel, Costa Rica Travel, Anchorage, AK, Alaska Pacific University

Bradenton.com

Pinto leaves Costa Rica; fails to agree contract

Pinto said he was leaving because of disagreements with unnamed members of his coaching staff.

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Related Topix: Central America, World News, Bradenton, FL

Sys-Con Media

Signature Vacations Welcomes Dreams Resorts & Spas to Its 2014/15 Winter Line-Up

Signature Vacations is pleased to announce the addition of 10 Dreams Resorts & Spas properties to its slate of destinations for the fall and winter of 2014/15.

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TeleGeography CommsUpdate

Costa Rica's ICE mulling investment in Hondutel

Further, Mejia noted that the number of Hondutel shares to be sold will depend on the level of resources that potential shareholders are prepared to invest.

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Related Topix: Central America, World News

Wed Jul 23, 2014

The Campbell Reporter

Downtown San Jose opens door to student art

The shops, skyscrapers and multi-story condominiums in downtown San Jose were built with the vision and leadership of developers with years of life experience.

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Related Topix: Downtown (San Jose, CA), San Jose, CA, Santa Clara County, CA, Downtown (San Antonio, TX), World News

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Jaunted

Quepos: This Costa Rican Restaurant is Touristy, But a Must for AvGeeks

One of the major tourist attractions on the Pacific Side of Costa Rica is Manuel Antonio National Park , where the ocean meets the rainforest outside the town of Quepos.

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Related Topix: World News, Central America, Central America Travel, Travel, Costa Rica Travel, Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica Travel

Converge! Network Digest

Claro Costa Rica Deploys Ericsson for LTE

Ericsson's full LTE solution will include several core and radio access infrastructure products such as Mobility Management Entity, Home Subscriber Server, the RBS 6000 family, and microwave transmission using the LTE-proven MINI-LINK TN, as well as services and consulting for spectrum refarming, equipment roll-out, systems integration and ... (more)

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Related Topix: Central America, World News

Inside Costa Rica

Five months later, family of murdered American still seeks answers

Unknown assailants intercepted Heigis as he traveled in his vehicle on a gravel road about 4 kilometers from La Fortuna.

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Metro

Who is West Brom transfer target Cristian Gamboa?

Gamboa started his career in his homeland, plying his trade for top flight side Municipal Liberia, before he was scouted and signed by Norwegian club Fredrikstad.

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Related Topix: World News, Central America, Norway,

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Crofs Blogs

ECDC: CDTR for week 29

The ECDC Communicable Disease Threats Report is a weekly bulletin intended for epidemiologists and health professionals in the area of communicable disease prevention and control.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Epidemiology, World News, Guinea, Ghana, Africa, Central America, Miami Dade County, FL, Palm Beach County, FL

Inside Costa Rica

Things to do: FREE nighttime tour of Nicoya's colonial secrets

July 21st, 2014 - Nicoya has belonged to Costa Rica for 190 years , and perhaps our readers have never taken time to get to know the canton.

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Related Topix: Central America, World News

BroadwayWorld.com

Dr. Richard Leatherman Pens a Man's Love Story

RICHMOND, Va., July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ Dr. Richard "Dick" Leatherman, a noted author of management books, has written an engaging novel titled, A Man's Love Story: Flora, Mariana, Dena, and Xinia .

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Related Topix: Richmond, VA, World News, Central America, University of Richmond

SILive.com

Staten Island People: Where do you see yourself in five years?

Luciana Crottogina: "My plan in five years is to go to Russia to watch the World Cup.

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Related Topix: Staten-Island, NY, New York, NY, World News, Central America

Inside Costa Rica

Chinchilla legal team seeks 100 million, 60 days in jail for Baldi; judgment expected today

July 21st, 2014 Former president Laura Chinchilla's legal team is seeking 60 days in jail and A 100 million in compensation from Alberto Rodriguez Baldi, against whom Chinchilla brought charges of defamation as the result of statements made by Baldi on Facebook.

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Related Topix: World News, Alternative Energy, Wind Power, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy

Sat Jul 19, 2014

BellaOnline

Hotel Hacienda Guachipelin, a Review

Hacienda Guachipelin in Guanacaste, Costa Rica, is a ranch founded in the 19th century.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

Inside Costa Rica

Guanacaste to celebrate 190 years of being Tico

July 18th, 2014 "Our homeland by our free will." That is the motto written on the emblem of the province of Guanacaste.

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The Miami Herald

Cuban politician, anti-Castro activist dies in Miami at 89

Antonio "Tony" Santiago Ruiz, one of Havana's youngest commissioner and a close friend and adviser to one of Cuba's most popular presidents, Carlos Prio Socarrás, died on Monday in Miami during a surgical procedure.

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Related Topix: Fidel Castro, Central America, World News

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