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Death toll at 43 as wild weather tears across parts of US
Environment and Wildlife
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Death toll at 43 as wild weather tears across parts of US

Laura Buckman | AFP - December 28, 2015

GARLAND, Texas -- Texas reeled from rare December tornados Monday, as days of storms battering a vast region stretching from the southwestern U.S. to Canada claimed at least…

Lightning strike injures 3 at Costa Rica’s Juan Santamaría International Airport
Environment and Wildlife
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Environment and Wildlife
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Lightning strike injures 3 at Costa Rica’s Juan Santamaría International Airport

The Tico Times - September 30, 2015

Three workers were injured in a lightning strike at Costa Rica's Juan Santamaría International Airport outside the capital on Wednesday afternoon. An indirect lightning strike impacted the employees, who…

Weather
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Video: Rainy season in Costa Rica (an homage)

The Tico Times - May 20, 2015

https://vimeo.com/113522229 A few months ago, The Tico Times posted a video to celebrate the end of the rainy season – and visitors ever since have enjoyed sunshine, busy…

Expat Living
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Strong winds, waves likely cause of Costa Rica catamaran accident

The Tico Times - January 8, 2015

Gale-force winds that continue to buffet Costa Rica this week are likely to blame for the sinking of a tourist catamaran carrying more than 100 passengers Thursday…

VIDEO: Costa Rica says farewell to the rainy season
Events
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Events
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VIDEO: Costa Rica says farewell to the rainy season

The Tico Times - December 5, 2014

As December begins, Central America’s rainy season starts to evaporate, making way for a sunnier, windier New Year. Billed as “the green season” by the Tourism Ministry,…