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  1. More Zika Woes? Experts warn of outbreak near Texas border townRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Fox News

    An aedes aegypti mosquito is pictured on a leaf in San Jose, Costa Rica February 1, 2016. REUTERS/Juan Carlos Ulate/File Photo - RTX2R83E As warmer weather approaches and mosquito seasons take flight, health professionals are warning that a Zika outbreak in the Rio Grande Valley at the southernmost tip on the Texas border with Mexico is just a matter of time.

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  2. Arsenal Transfer News: Lorenzo Insigne Blow, Latest Joel Campbell RumoursRead the original story

    Yesterday | BleacherReport

    ... he carried after the 2014 FIFA World Cup. A summer exit seems likely, but Arsenal will likely prefer to sell the Costa Rica international, rather than send him out on yet another loan.

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  3. U.S. U-20s Win CONCACAF Title On PKsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2017 | Southern Soccer Scene

    ... Date: March 5, 2017 Competition: 2017 CONCACAF U-20 Championship - Final Venue: Estadio Nacional; San Jose, Costa Rica Kickoff: 4 p.m. ET Attendance: TBD Weather: 74 degrees; mostly sunny Penalty Summary: USA: Brooks Lennon (goal), Coy Craft (goal), ...

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  4. Buenos Aires drops out of running for 2023 PanAm GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Reuters

    Buenos Aires is dropping out of the running to host the 2023 Pan American Games and will instead focus on a bid for the event four years later, the president of the Argentine Olympic Committee , Gerardo Werthein, said on Friday. Werthein said the Argentine capital, which will hold the Olympic Youth Games next year, was dropping its plans due to financial reasons, which leaves Chile's Santiago as the only city interested in hosting the quadrennial event in 2023.

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  5. From healthy heart to honeybees: SVC students present capstonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Bennington Banner

    ... first book to be a supernatural/fantasy novella." Natalie Canterbury's project was based on her two-week trip to Costa Rica this spring, where she worked primarily measuring the tensile strength of spider silk. While she said she couldn't reveal the ...

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  6. A Costa Rican Volcano Sees Its Biggest Blast in YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 21 | Environmental News Network

    On April 13, Pos in Costa Rica had its largest explosive eruption in years. The explosion was mainly driven by water heated at the summit crater lake/vent area, generating what is called a "phreatic" eruption.

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  7. FIFA life ban for Costa Rican official Li in bribery caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 21 | Powhatan Today

    FIFA's ethics committee has banned for life the former Costa Rica soccer federation president Eduardo Li for taking bribes. A U.S. Department of Justice indictment said Li took six-figure bribes from marketing agency Traffic USA linked to commercial rights for World Cup qualifying matches.

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  8. Encore Capital Group Teams Up Again With Habitat for HumanityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 21 | GlobeNewswire

    ... non-profits in their communities. Employees at Encore's international locations in New Delhi, India and San Jose, Costa Rica will also participate through voluntary work and financial support in benefit of Literacy India and Hogar Magdala Costa ...

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  9. Openings & Closings: Famed New Orleans Steakhouse Coming to HoustonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 21 | Houston Press

    ... location in Israel in 2003 under the name Doris Katzavim (Doris Butchers). Today there are locations in San Jose, Costa Rica and in the French Quarter of New Orleans. Entrees include steaks similar to other high-end steakhouses in town, ranging from ...

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  10. Trini gets scholarship to University of Miami *Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 20 | Trinadad Express

    ... as saying in a recent interview. She got the opportunity to offer her gratitude at a special event in San Jose, Costa Rica hosted by Payless ShoeSource Latin America and the University of Miami Alumni Association. The report stated that nearly 80 ...

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  11. Ismael Cala Announces His 2017 World Tour 'Wake up with Cala'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 20 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... such as Dubai (May 5) and Madrid (July 4), and business conferences in San Diego, Guatemala City, San Jose, Costa Rica, and Buenos Aires, among other activities. ABOUT ISMAEL CALA Life and human development strategist, best-selling author and ...

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  12. This Incubator Is Creating The Next Generation Of FarmersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 20 | Fast Company

    ... can be overwhelming for a lot of new entrepreneurs." [Photo: Chris Wayne] It was the two years Wayne spent in Costa Rica after college that changed his mind about the agriculture industry . He traveled there for a gig as a carpenter on a home ...

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  13. After Dao video, Houston couple complains they were booted en route to their weddingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 19 | KFOR-AM Lincoln

    In the wake of one of United Airlines' biggest PR fiascos to date - a video of a bloodied passenger literally being yanked from his seat that quickly went viral - other United customers are also complaining about alleged mistreatment by the airline. A Utah couple en route to their wedding on Saturday told ABC affiliate KHOU that United kicked them off a flight to Costa Rica after they moved up a few rows to avoid disturbing a man they said was sleeping in their assigned seats.

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  14. Gophers top golf recruit Angus Flanagan and PGA star Justin Rose share special amateur honorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 19 | Star Tribune

    ... class. The Gophers currently have two international standouts on the roster with senior Jose Mendez (San Jose, Costa Rica) and junior Runar Arnorsson (Hafnarfjorour, Iceland). Flanagan, a member of the England Boys Golf team, ranks 16th among ...

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  15. The Veterans Community Project Nominated For Billion Acts Hero AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 19 | World News Report

    ... will personally receive their prestigious Hero Award from Nobel Peace Prize Laureate, and former President of Costa Rica, Oscar Arias Sanchez, in Monte Carlo on June 18th, 2017. For over 20 years The Billion Acts PeaceJam has worked with partners ...

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  16. Discovery to build $400 mln theme park in Costa RicaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 19 | The Peninsula

    MEXICO CITY: Discovery Communications, owner of Discovery Channel and Animal Planet, will build a $400 million theme park in Costa Rica, the government said on Tuesday. Local investment firm Sun Latin America will be responsible for developing the 800-hectare project in the province of Guanacaste, a beach tourism destination some 225 kilometers north of the capital, the government said.

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  17. Discovery to build US$400 million theme park in Costa RicaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 18 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Discovery Communications, owner of Discovery Channel and Animal Planet, will build a US$400 million theme park in Costa Rica, the government said on Tuesday. FILE PHOTO - The Discovery Communications logo is seen at their office in Manhattan, New York, U.S., August 1, 2016.

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  18. Star Wars Battlefront II's Probably Not Getting a Season PassRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 18 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    ... seats. After a layover at George Bush Intercontinental airport they boarded United flight 1737 bound for Liberia, Costa Rica . Monitors from the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe said the decision undermined important election ...

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  19. British Prime Minister Theresa May will seek election on June 8Read the original story

    Tuesday Apr 18 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    ... seats. After a layover at George Bush Intercontinental airport they boarded United flight 1737 bound for Liberia, Costa Rica . Labour, the UK's main opposition party are battling with the dilemma posed by their supporter base being split over the ...

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  20. Houston couple complains of being booted from United flightRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 17 | ABC News

    In the wake of one of United Airlines ' biggest PR fiascoes - a video of a bloodied passenger yanked from his seat that quickly went viral - other United customers are complaining about alleged mistreatment by the airline. Two people from Utah en route to their wedding on Saturday told ABC affiliate KHOU that United kicked them off a flight to Costa Rica after they moved up a few rows to avoid disturbing a man they said was sleeping in their assigned seats.

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