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5 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee

Costa Rica is demanding US explain 'Cuban Twitter'

In this April 1, 2014, file photo, ttudents gather behind a business looking for a Internet signal for their smart phones in Havana, Cuba.

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5 hrs ago | WTVG-TV Toledo

Costa Rica is demanding US explain 'Cuban Twitter'

The Costa Rican government says it's still waiting for the Obama administration to explain why it launched the secret "Cuban Twitter" network from inside the Central American nation's borders despite warnings in 2009 that the plan could jeopardize the two countries' diplomatic relations.

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5 hrs ago | News9 Oklahoma City

Costa Rica is demanding US explain 'Cuban Twitter'

A small town in southwest Wyoming has been evacuated after an explosion and fire at a natural gas pipeline hub.

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9 hrs ago | Inside Costa Rica

Video of Intel CEO contradicts government line on departure

April 23rd, 2014 A video obtained by Spanish-language digital newspaper, CRHoy.com in which Intel CEO, Brian Krzanich, says that Intel's decision to close its manufacturing operations in the country came after the company "spent several years trying to work with the Costa Rican government" to reduce the cost of its Costa Rican operations, would ... (more)

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13 hrs ago | CBS News

Woman allegedly healed by John Paul II miracle: "He's already a saint"

TRES RIOS, Costa Rica -- On a warm spring day, Floribeth Mora was in her bed waiting to die from a seemingly inoperable brain aneurysm when her gaze fell upon a photograph of Pope John Paul II in a newspaper.

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15 hrs ago | MassLive.com

Seth Kellogg's Bird of the Air: An amazing first day in Costa Rica

The morning traffic was heavy as our small Toyota Coaster bus wound its way slowly through the outskirts of San Jose.

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

The Billings Outpost

Drums beat on border

LA UNION, on the Costa Rica-Panama border The hills of Costa Rica are alive with the sounds of war drums: And Nicaragua had better take heed.

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The Times-Picayune

Kenner woman helps organize Noche Cubana, an evening of dance

Liquid Rhythm owners Mariangel Mendoza Dollis and Derik Dollis, along with Cristina Gutierrez and Julie Banks Mims, performed a Contemporary dance at Noche Cubana.

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Inside Costa Rica

Nontraditional meats showing up on Tico plates

April 22nd, 2014 Meat varieties that have not traditionally been part of Costa Rican cuisine are slowly but surely gaining in popularity, especially lamb, buffalo and rabbit.

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GlobeSt.com

Carlton Acquires Costa-Rican Resort Site

Carlton Group of New York says it's hospitality division has been engaged to sell a rare, fully entitled, shovel ready, master planned development along the Pacific Coast in Costa Rica.

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ETaiwanNews.com

Tuesday, April 29

It was the first time an absolute monarch had traveled to the White House. 1945 - U.S. soldiers in Germany liberate 32,000 Nazi victims from a concentration camp in Dachau in World War II; in a Berlin bunker, Adolf Hitler marries Eva Braun and designates Admiral Karl Doenitz his successor.

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Mon Apr 21, 2014

India Talkies

Ecuador, Costa Rica sign maritime boundary deal - Indiatalkies.com

Quito , April 22: Ecuador and Costa Rica signed an agreement to delineate maritime boundary between the two nations here Monday, capping over three decades of negotiations on the matter, Ecuadorian Foreign Minister Ricardo Patino said.

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PR-inside.com

Costa Rica beer market: 3% growth in 2012

The effects of the new legislation regarding drink and driving has constrained the categorys growth.

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Inside Costa Rica

Jaco, Playas del Coco amongst beaches with high fecal coliforms

April 21st, 2014 Recent studies by the National Water Laboratory reveal that several of the country's beaches present a risk of illness to those who bathe in their waters due to fecal coliform levels exceeding the acceptable level of 240 coliforms per 100 ml of water.

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News Max

Floribeth Mora's Miracle To Be Celebrated as Pope John Paul II Made Saint

Floribeth Mora was dying from an inoperable brain aneurysm when a photograph of Pope John Paul II in the newspaper reportedly spoke to her, curing her in a single day.

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Art Daily

African, Oceanic & Pre-Columbian sale in May at Bonhams New York to feature rare Maori handclub

Bonhams will present nearly 200 lots of African, Oceanic & Pre-Columbian Art on May 15 in New York.

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Sun Apr 20, 2014

Daily Kos

Life is hard, even in Cahuita

This was originally titled, 'Everything is sweeta in Cahuita.' I could have kept that title.

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The Miami Herald

Andres Oppenheimer: Costa Rica's new leader says he's a ...

To place a Death Notice, please call 305-376-8901 or email obit@miamiherald.com .

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WTVY Dothan

World News: Easter; 'Miracle'; Korean Ferry; Sub Search; Ukraine News

In a few hours, Pope Francis will celebrate an Easter Sunday Mass in St. Peter's Square and deliver his twice-yearly "Urbi et Orbi" blessing and message.

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Sat Apr 19, 2014

The Billings Outpost

Drums beat on border

LA UNION, on the Costa Rica-Panama border The hills of Costa Rica are alive with the sounds of war drums: And Nicaragua had better take heed.

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Related Topix: World News, Central America, Nicaragua, Panama, Daniel Ortega,

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