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11 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

Roy Arauz Named New Artistic Director of Seattle Musical Theatre

Seattle Musical Theatre has announced the appointment of Artistic Director Roy Arauz.

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15 hrs ago | Inside Costa Rica

Farmers armed with guns and rocks invade Costa Rica indigenous reserve

July 9th, 2014 A group of about 80 farmers armed with guns and rocks invaded Costa Rica's southeastern indigenous territory of Salitre last weekend, forcing the native residents to flee into the mountains.

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18 hrs ago | Switched

The Bold New Program That Could Make Your City Healthier

Wednesdays around noon are a bustling time on the sidewalks of Spencer, Iowa. That's when Deb Muller and six of her coworkers from Farmers Trust & Savings Bank lace up their cross-trainers for a weekly walk, covering as much ground as they can during their hour-long lunch break.

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22 hrs ago | Chronicle Live

Ant and Dec on Tim Krul's World Cup penalty shoot out against Costa Rica

Ant and Dec have told the Chronicle of their delight and despair at Newcastle United's Tim Krul's time in goal for the Netherlands penalty shoot out against Costa Rica in the World Cup quarter final.

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Related Topix: Declan Donnelly, Central America, World News

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Noozhawk

Sloan Hanson: A Day of Victory, Defeat and Hospitality During Soccer Camp in Costa Rica

This is the second of five installments about his experience. Click here for the first one.

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Related Topix: World News, Central America, Santa Barbara, CA

International Business Times

Arrow Season 3 Spoilers and Casting Update: Felicity's Love Interest, Superman Joins Cast

"Arrow" fans will be thrilled to know that Season 3 of the DC comics-inspired TV series has added the "Superman Returns" star Brandon Routh as another character to the show.

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Related Topix: Arrow, Entertainment, Television, Brandon Routh, World News, Central America

MLive.com

West Michigan native accused of defrauding investors in Costa Rica decries country's justice system

A Grandville native is speaking out from jail in Costa Rica, where he is held on allegations that he defrauded Michigan investors of $7 million.

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Related Topix: Grandville, MI, Grand Rapids, MI, World News,

Courier News

Seeking to avoid deportation, man wins courta

Seeking to avoid deportation, man wins court hearing Omar Vargas-Avellan, says he was given 'erroneous advice' about deportation by lawyer Check out this story on mycentraljersey.com: http://mycj.co/1lRslQq A Costa Rican immigrant, seeking to avoid deportation, has won a new hearing in the appeal of his false document conviction eight years ago.

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International Business Times

DC Entertainment Denies Permission to Use Superman Logo on Statue of Deceased Child

A fan of Costa Rica holds a superman toy while watching a broadcast of the 2014 World Cup round of 16 game between Costa Rica and Greece, in San Jose June 29, 2014.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

The Washington Post

UN pushes for migrants to be called refugees

In this June 19, 2014 photo, young Central American migrants traveling together play cards on a parked boxcar as they wait for a northbound freight train at the station in Arriaga, Chiapas state, Mexico.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, Prison, Central America Travel, Travel, World News, Costa Rica Travel

Silicon Alley Insider

Dutch Goalie Told Opponents He Knew Where They Were Going To Shoot...

Back-up Netherlands goalkeeper Tim Krul became an unlikely hero when he came into the World Cup quarterfinal match against Costa Rica in the 120th minute and promptly won the penalty shootout.

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Accuracy In Media

Exporting Woe to the U.S.

Do the governments of Mexico, El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras have any responsibility for the catastrophe on southern frontier? Reacting to this latest crisis in Obama's reign of error, Americans are debating the pros and cons of securing the U.S-Mexican border, reforming immigration law, building new detention centers, and more.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, Honduras, World News, Central America, Mexico,

Sun Jul 06, 2014

Sys-Con Media

Oriens Provides Recap Following Shareholder Update

As the Company looks to finalize the first Costa Rican property acquisition, it should be noted that Oriens is on schedule.

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Daily Mail

Brittan raped me, claims woman: Tory grandee denies assault after a blind date in 1967

Clash of the Titans: Djokovic crowned 2014 Wimbledon champion after beating Federer three sets to two as Kate and William watch Airports facing chaos after US declares it won't allow uncharged cellphones or laptops onto flights bound for America... with iPhones and Galaxies at top of the hit list Terror warlord al-Baghdadi denounces the West - but ... (more)

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Huntington News

MU guitar ensemble to visit University of Costa Rica

Four students from Marshall University's guitar ensemble will travel to Costa Rica in August to perform with students of the University of Costa Rica's counterpart.

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Daily Mountain Eagle

WHS students enjoy education journey to Costa Rica

Students and teachers in the Jasper City Schools System recently returned from an educational trip to Costa Rica this summer where the teenagers helped to save the coastal mangroves.

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Related Topix: World News, Central America, Family, Teenagers, Education Etc., Jasper, AL, Kids

Goal.com

Costa Rica fans stabbed watching Netherlands game in San Jose

Los Ticos' quarter-final was marred by violent scenes in the Central American nation's capital, with a brawl breaking out as fans gathered to watch the game Two fans were stabbed and another was struck with a bottle as trouble erupted in San Jose during Costa Rica's quarter-final defeat to the Netherlands .

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Sat Jul 05, 2014

Daily Mail

Rugby player, 18, dies after head clash during tackle

'There was blood everywhere': Man bitten by seven foot great white shark after it escaped from a fishing line and attacked passing swimmers at popular southern California beach 'She's not just some animal': Family of great-grandmother beaten by trooper call for tougher action as cop is put on PAID leave Sherri Shepherd wants 'nothing to do' with ... (more)

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The Miami Herald

Navas keeps Netherlands scoreless at halftime

While veggie burgers are better than they used to be, condiments like a Moroccan spice paste help bring their flavor to life.

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Fri Jul 04, 2014

BleacherReport

Why Louis Van Gaal Can't Rely Solely on Robben and Van Persie Against Costa Rica

In their World Cup opener against Spain, Netherlands were off to a flying start, thrashing their opponents 5-1 and completely dominating the second half with apparent ease.

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