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6 min ago | Inside Costa Rica

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

The decision to release Leon from preventive detention was made yesterday afternoon, overturning a previous decision that Leon should remain in preventive detention for 90 days.

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1 hr ago | Scoop

Gaza: deadly shelling of another school, calls for ceasefire

As another United Nations school serving as a shelter for Palestinians in Gaza was hit by shells this morning, killing children, senior UN officials strongly condemned the attacks and warned against the targeting of civilians.

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5 hrs ago | Caribbean News Now!

A revolution in mobile communication is coming to the Caribbean: Voice over LTE

By Camilo Caliz Director of Communication Services Ericsson Latin America and Caribbean SAN JOSE, Costa Rica -- When people talk about LTE networks, also known as 4G, they are mainly referring to data, specifically high-speed data.

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Related Topix: World News, Science / Technology, Wi-Fi

9 hrs ago | Agri Marketing

Diamond V Announces Two New Team Members

DIAMOND V ANNOUNCES TWO NEW TEAM MEMBERS Aug. 1, 2014 Source: Diamond V news release Diamond V announces a new member of the company's international poultry team and a new member of its research and innovation team.

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Thu Jul 31, 2014

The Washington Post

This week's best travel deals

30. For example, pay $659 per couple and receive four nights ' accommodations and daily meals .

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Bridal Guide

Occidental Hotels Travel Deal We Love

Looking for an exotic destination wedding location? Why not consider the tropical paradise of Costa Rica.

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CE News

Purdue students develop safe-water system for Dominican Republic community

West Lafayette, Ind. - A group of Purdue University students and faculty members have completed work on a system that makes safe drinking water available to a community in the Dominican Republic sickened by poor water.

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Smoke

Volume 18, Issue 3

Two cigars in this latest edition of Smoke Magazine's cigar review are from Emilio Cigars, a small craft cigar company that works with several different factories in creating its cigars.

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Caribbean News Now!

Costa Rica hosts CELAC coordination meeting

Also, for the convenience of our readers and the online community generally, we have reproduced the complete Caribbean Net News archives from 2004 to 2010 here .

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

Caribbean News Now!

UN secretary general hails Costa Rica as model for development, peace

Secretary General Ban Ki-moon meets the Foreign Minister of Costa Rica, 30 July 2014.

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HotelChatter

This is What Eco-Lodges Look Like in Costa Rica

We hit you yesterday with a very factual and proper rundown of what it means to be a sustainable hotel in Costa Rica, and now, let's go back down to earth and take a look at how these concepts translate into their design and everyday operations.

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ABC News

UN Chief Calls Attack on Gaza School 'Shameful'

Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon condemned the attack on a U.N. school in Gaza that killed at least 16 people early Wednesday as "outrageous" and "unjustifiable," and demanded an immediate humanitarian cease-fire in the war between Israel and Hamas.

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Ma'an News Agency

UN Chief: Israeli attack on Gaza school 'unjustifiable'

UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon condemned an Israeli strike on a Gaza school that killed 16 people as "unjustifiable" Wednesday, calling for those responsible to be held to account.

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Inside Costa Rica

Identity of Canadian man arrested on Interpol Red Notice in Costa Rica confirmed

July 30th, 2014 After initial confusion, an official with the Interpol section of Costa Rica's Judicial Investigation Police told Inside Costa Rica today on the condition of anonymity because he is not authorized to comment on the matter that a Canadian man arrested on an Interpol arrest warrant in Tamarindo, Guanacaste over the weekend is ... (more)

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

Inside Costa Rica

American couple operated sophisticated hydroponic marijuana operation in Guanacaste

July 29th, 2014 A couple from the United States were arrested by Costa Rican authorities over the weekend after a raid on the couple's Guanacaste home revealed a sophisticated growing operation for hydroponic marijuana.

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Inside Costa Rica

Drug traffickers target Costa Ricaa s exports

July 29th, 2014 Costa Rica is the leading exporter of pineapples in the world, according to the country's Foreign Trade Promoter .

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

Saratoga News

Summer camp disparities widen achievement gap

Omar Ramirez, 14, Roberto Cordero, 14, and Tyler Calderon, 13, left to right, make a class presentation during the Catalyst summer program at Mountain View High School in Mountain View, Calif.

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Columbia Magazine

CU coaches serve on mission trip to Costa Rica

CU coaches serve on mission trip to Costa Rica Click on headline for complete story with photo By Chris Megginson, sports information director CAMPBELLSVILLE, KY - Thirty-two individuals, including 21 coaches and athletic department staff members, traveled to San Jose, Costa Rica, for the Coaches to Costa Rica Mission Trip, July 18-24.

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Examiner.com

Twisting potato salad to new color and appeal

Most people do like potato salad--it's one of the great summer comfort foods. It goes well with either meat or chicken, prepared in the kitchen or grilled, and it can have many different ingredients.

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Crofs Blogs

ECDC: CDTR for week 30, July 28

In collaboration with Health Protection Scotland, ECDC enhanced its monitoring activities during the Commonwealth Games in Scotland .

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