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Costa Rica’s Rincón de la Vieja Volcano explodes again
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Costa Rica’s Rincón de la Vieja Volcano explodes again

L. Arias - March 15, 2016

The Volcanological and Seismological Observatory of Costa Rica (OVSICORI) on Tuesday evening posted a video of a new eruption at Rincón de la Vieja Volcano, located in…

Costa Rica labor minister resigns over hiring of family member
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Costa Rica
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Costa Rica labor minister resigns over hiring of family member

AFP - March 15, 2016

Labor Minister Víctor Morales resigned Tuesday amid growing criticism over the hiring of his niece for a job at the ministry, a violation of a code of ethics that he helped…

In closing arguments, Costa Rica prosecutors seek acquittal of suspect in Jairo Mora trial
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Costa Rica
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In closing arguments, Costa Rica prosecutors seek acquittal of suspect in Jairo Mora trial

Lindsay Fendt - March 15, 2016

LIMÓN – At least one of seven defendants accused of the 2013 killing of Costa Rica sea turtle conservationist Jairo Mora likely will walk after prosecutors sought…

Preventive detention extended for suspect in killing of Florida aid worker in Costa Rica
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Costa Rica
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Preventive detention extended for suspect in killing of Florida aid worker in Costa Rica

The Tico Times - March 15, 2016

[caption id="attachment_83784" align="aligncenter" width="700"] (Via Vida Volunteer website)[/caption] Costa Rican authorities have extended preventive detention of the main suspect in the slaying of U.S. aid worker Sondra Elizondo last December.…

Costa Rica Craft Beer Festival gets bigger and better in 5th edition
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Costa Rica Craft Beer Festival gets bigger and better in 5th edition

The Tico Times - March 13, 2016

It's no secret that Costa Rica has a hit-or-miss reputation with many of its festivals. Whether it was the disastrous mismanagement of last year's International Arts Festival,…

Costa Rica winds down humanitarian mission for Cuban migrants with presidential send-off
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Costa Rica
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Costa Rica winds down humanitarian mission for Cuban migrants with presidential send-off

The Tico Times - March 12, 2016

Just before sunrise on Friday morning, Costa Rican President Luis Guillermo Solís stepped on board an aircraft bound for Mexico and told its passengers – hundreds of…

Costa Rica’s agricultural sector opposes joining the Pacific Alliance
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Costa Rica’s agricultural sector opposes joining the Pacific Alliance

L. Arias - March 11, 2016

Costa Rica’s decision to join the Pacific Alliance, a trade bloc formed by Mexico, Peru, Chile and Colombia, this week prompted discussions that show private-sector groups are still divided on…

Duolingo language-learning app hits Costa Rican classrooms
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Duolingo language-learning app hits Costa Rican classrooms

The Tico Times - March 11, 2016

The popular language-learning app Duolingo is moving from smartphones into classrooms around Costa Rica. On Monday, trainers from the Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania-based company showed more than 300 public and…

Costa Rica confirms 2 more cases of Zika virus
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Costa Rica
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Costa Rica confirms 2 more cases of Zika virus

L. Arias - March 11, 2016

Costa Rican health officials this week reported the two latest confirmed cases of Zika virus, contracted by a man and woman who recently traveled to Nicaragua. They bring the…

Nicaraguan comedian who trashes Ticos barred from entering Costa Rica
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Nicaraguan comedian who trashes Ticos barred from entering Costa Rica

AFP - March 10, 2016

A Nicaraguan comedian who insults Costa Ricans in online videos was barred on Thursday from entering Costa Rica for personal safety and public order reasons, officials said.…

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