Costa Rica Newswire (Page 5)

Costa Rica Newswire (Page 5)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Costa Rica. (Page 5)

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  1. Ridgeway woman works to live a 'pura vida'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 28 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Nira Penn cooks with her host sister, Yendri Fonseca, at home in Costa Rica. Penn is living with Fonseca and her family this year that she has been in Costa Rica with the Peace Corps.

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  2. Take a Modern Luxury Home, Remove the Windows and You Get the Ocean Eye HouseRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 27 | TechEBlog

    Most luxury homes are covered in windows, but not the Ocean Eye House by architect Benjamin Garcia Saxe of San Jose, Costa Rica. This breathtaking living space is located in the Nicoya peninsula, and boasts an open-aired design with panoramic views of the Pacific Ocean.

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  3. Toucan receives 3D-printed beak from Rock Hill companyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 27 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    ... local teenagers, leaving the bird without most of its upper beak. When Grecia was rescued and brought back to a Costa Rica animal rescue center, Rescate Animal ZooAve, in December 2014, the bird was unable to eat or care for itself. Toucans often ...

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  4. After Losing Half A Beak, Grecia The Toucan Becomes A Symbol Against AbuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 27 | News 88.9 KNPR

    Remember the toucan in Costa Rica who had its upper beak hacked off by a perpetrator who was never found? Well, here's an update to a story we first told you about last year. And, spoiler alert - it has a happy ending.

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  5. Bellator LW remembers 'Bloodsport' MMA beginnings: 'I was scared sh*tless'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2016 | BloodyElbow

    ... 160, this Friday, August 26th in Los Angeles, California. But nine years ago, he found himself in a cage in Costa Rica, with almost no training, no corner, and very little chance of succeeding. "I fought my first fight in King of the Cage," Awad ...

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  6. U.S. should end special treatment for Cubans, Costa Rican minister saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2016 | The Fresno Bee

    The foreign minister of Costa Rica has called on the United States to abandon the Cuban Adjustment Act, saying it's largely responsible for attracting tens of thousands of Cubans to Latin American countries, which they then use as a springboard to get to the United States. Foreign Minister Manuel GonzA lez said this week that Costa Rica and other transit countries - from Ecuador to Mexico - were paying the consequences of the controversial law that all but guaranteed Cubans' admission to the United States, by permitting those who reach the U.S. to stay there.

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  7. CARILEC To Host Renewable Energy Conference In St.KittsRead the original story

    Aug 26, 2016 | WINN FM 98.9

    ... The keynote speaker, President JosA MarA a Figueres Olsen is the former president of the Republic of Costa Rica. In 2012, he was appointed by Sir Richard Branson as President of the Carbon War Room. President Figueres has received numerous ...

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  8. Sea Shepherd Ceo And Founder Paul Watson Back in the U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2016 | Scoop

    AUGUST 25, 2016 - Sea Shepherd Conservation Society has announced that Captain Paul Watson has recently entered the U.S. safely, despite two Red Notices issued against him by Japan and Costa Rica. Captain Watson had been living in exile in France under the protection of the French government for the past two years.

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  9. Hong Kong confirms first imported case of Zika virusRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2016 | Reuters

    ... treatment drug EpiPen, which has increased in price by more than 400 percent in the past decade. SAN JOSE, Costa Rica Costa Rica has registered its first case of a baby born with microcephaly linked to the mosquito-borne Zika virus, the country's ...

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  10. Costa Rica: Multinational Companies Developing Successfully Under Free Trade Zone RegimeRead the original story

    Aug 25, 2016 | Malaysian National News Agency

    More than 82,000 direct jobs and 43,000 indirect jobs, generating a return of $3.179 billion on incentives received , are some of the benefits that the free trade zone regime in Costa Rica has contributed in 2015.

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  11. Multinational companies developing successfully under free trade zone regime in Costa RicaRead the original story

    Aug 24, 2016 | Caribbean News Now!

    SAN JOSE, Costa Rica -- More than 82,000 direct jobs and 43,000 indirect jobs, generating a return of $3.179 billion on incentives received , are some of the benefits that the free trade zone regime in Costa Rica has contributed in 2015.

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  12. Fitch Takes Rating Actions on Costa Rican Private Banks Following Peer ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2016 | Business Wire

    ... Sur y Calle Cuscatlan Col. Escalon San Salvador, El Salvador or Luis Guerrero (Primary Analyst, Banco Davivienda (Costa Rica)) Associate Director +503 2516 6618 Francesco Dell'Arciprete (Primary Analyst, Scotiabank de Costa Rica and The Bank of Nova ...

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  13. Glass Pigeons Created by Brooklyn Artist Nesting on NYC StreetlightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2016 | DNAInfo.com

    ... tanning on Coney Island, feasting at Brooklyn Crab in Red Hook and ultimately enjoying a sunset cruise in Costa Rica. It was eventually installed on a street lamp in the beach town of Tamarindo. She said the goal of the project is for residents and ...

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  14. Excess weight may increase risk of 8 more cancers: studyRead the original story

    Aug 24, 2016 | Xinhuanet

    ... instead focus on avoiding more weight gain." A woman walks past a statue named "Fat Lady" in San Jose, capital of Costa Rica, July 17, 2007. Over half of Costa Rican people suffer from overweight or obesity, according to a survey by Costa Rican ...

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  15. Costa Rica registers first microcephaly birth linked to ZikaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2016 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Costa Rica has registered its first case of a baby born with microcephaly linked to the mosquito-borne Zika virus, the country's health ministry said on Wednesday. SAN JOSE, Costa Rica: Costa Rica has registered its first case of a baby born with microcephaly linked to the mosquito-borne Zika virus, the country's health ministry said on Wednesday.

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  16. Double Digit Group Formed by Merger of LumenUp and 77Digital as a New Agency ModelRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2016 | PR Log

    Aug. 24, 2016 - PRLog -- San Jose, Costa Rica based LumenUp and 77Digital have merged to create the Double Digit Group . With U.S. offices in Dallas and New York, the combined entity has a strong customer portfolio which includes transnationals like a large American department store retail chain, a giant global nutrition, health and wellness corporation and an international food and beverages company.

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  17. Leaving the hectic pace of Toronto for a healthier life by a Costa Rican beachRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2016 | The Globe and Mail

    ... with my parents. They vacationed in Florida every March. The day we got back he decided we should take a trip to Costa Rica. The minute I got off the plane my whole being was like, "This is home." I had never felt at home anywhere at that point in ...

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  18. Cocalico to Costa Rica: A shared adventureRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2016 | The Ephrata Review

    Cocalico High School students along with students from Twin Valley, Ephrata Area, and Pequea Valley high schools traveled to Costa Rica this summer along with teacher chaperones Betsy Techman, Brian Cerullo, Jen Kieffer, Jen Bilby and Dale Amsbacher. The CHS student travelers included: Nadia Stauffer, Samantha Donmoyer, Morgan McDevitt, Hannah Wierbiki, Megan DeBock, Megan Hoover, Alexis Roth, Priya Patel, Paxton Steffy, Kayla South, Matthew Koller, Faith Lo, and Aliyah Price.

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  19. Is the 'Southwest Effect' Driving Down Airfare?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2016 | Credit.com

    ... the second quarter of 2016 from the following origin cities: Belize City, Belize; Cancun, Mexico; Liberia, Costa Rica; Mexico City, Montego Bay, Jamaica; Puerto Vallarta, Mexico; San Jose del Cabo, Mexico; and San Jose, Costa Rica. From there, the ...

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  20. Venomous Snakes Ride Ocean Currents Around the WorldRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2016 | National Geographic

    The impressive yellow-bellied sea snake has spread across the globe by simply riding the waves, a new model suggests. A yellow-bellied sea snake swims off Guanacaste, Costa Rica.

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