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Bernie Sanders’ CAFTA reversal pledge worries Costa Rica businesses
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Bernie Sanders’ CAFTA reversal pledge worries Costa Rica businesses

The Tico Times - March 18, 2016

Criticizing U.S. trade deals has become potent political ammunition for presidential candidates this election year. As candidates threaten to re-negotiate trade deals to get America “winning” again,…

Obama’s brutal assessment of the rise of Donald Trump
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Donald Trump
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Obama’s brutal assessment of the rise of Donald Trump

Niraj Chokshi | The Washington Post - March 12, 2016

Donald Trump's ascendance is nothing if not surprising. Pundits thought he would flame out early; he has done things that could have ended other campaigns; and his…

Sanders to win Maine caucuses while Clinton nears half the delegates needed for nomination
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Elections
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Sanders to win Maine caucuses while Clinton nears half the delegates needed for nomination

AFP - March 6, 2016

See: Bernie Sanders ‘wins’ Costa Rica in Democrats Global Primary WASHINGTON, D.C. – Bernie Sanders was projected to win the Democratic caucuses in Maine on Sunday, scoring a needed…

Bernie Sanders ‘wins’ Costa Rica in Democrats Global Primary
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Elections
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Bernie Sanders ‘wins’ Costa Rica in Democrats Global Primary

The Tico Times - March 6, 2016

U.S. voters living in Costa Rica came out in big numbers to support Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders in his quest to become the Democratic Party’s presidential nominee…

Expats ‘feel the Bern’ as Democrat Global Primary kicks off in Costa Rica
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Elections
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Expats ‘feel the Bern’ as Democrat Global Primary kicks off in Costa Rica

The Tico Times - March 1, 2016

Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders is off to a head start over his opponent, former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, for the Democratic presidential nomination after the…

Mexico to contact US candidates to rebut ‘disinformation’
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Donald Trump
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Mexico to contact US candidates to rebut ‘disinformation’

AFP - March 1, 2016

MEXICO CITY -- Donald Trump's campaign may get a phone call from Mexico's government if the billionaire, who has railed against Mexican migrants, wins the Republican Party's presidential…

Super Tuesday: Polls open in the South and New England on a fateful day
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Elections
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Super Tuesday: Polls open in the South and New England on a fateful day

Katie Zezima, Philip Rucker and Juliet Eilperin | The Washington Post - March 1, 2016

HOUSTON, Texas - Polls opened across the U.S. South and New England Tuesday morning, heralding the opening of a day-long contest that was widely expected to secure…

Mexico’s Vicente Fox so mad at Trump he drops the F-bomb
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Donald Trump
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Mexico’s Vicente Fox so mad at Trump he drops the F-bomb

Carola Solé | AFP - February 25, 2016

MEXICO CITY – Donald Trump's rhetoric about Mexico got a tongue-lashing Thursday, with U.S. Vice President Joe Biden calling it "dangerous" and a former Mexican president dropping…

Fall of the House of Bush: How last name and Donald Trump doomed Jeb
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Elections
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Fall of the House of Bush: How last name and Donald Trump doomed Jeb

Ed O'Keefe, Dan Balz, Matea Gold | The Washington Post - February 22, 2016

For Jeb Bush's campaign, August was a cruel month. Donald Trump's attacks on the former Florida governor as a "low-energy" politician were beginning to stick, and the…

Anger builds where Obama seeks shelter for migrant children
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Anger builds where Obama seeks shelter for migrant children

Lauren Etter and Jennifer Oldham | Bloomberg - February 16, 2016

Amid a resurgence in the pace of unaccompanied migrant children crossing the U.S. border, President Barack Obama is facing angry opposition as he searches for places to…