Venezuela To Revoke Actress Citizenship For Criticism of Government

COSTA RICA EXTRA - Venezuela's government says it is moving to revoke the citizenship of actress Maria Conchita...

Star Spanish Chef Berasategui Heads for Costa Rica To Open New Restaurant

COSTA RICA EXTRA (EFE) - Martin Berasategui, the Spanish chef who has earned the most Michelin stars, plans...

Oscar Duarte, The First Nicaraguan To Play In The World Cup

Although Nicaragua did not quality for World Cup play 2014, the country and its people are living the...

Mars Probe With Costa Rica Connection

Mars Atmosphere and Volatile EvolutioN (MAVEN) is the planned space exploration mission to send a space probe to...

Uber Driver Gives Important Lesson in Honesty

QCOSTARICA - I would like share with you the story of Mitchel Castellanos, a Colombian living in Costa...

Laura Chinchilla: From President to Pole Dancer?

Ok, before you get the wrong idea, no, our beloved Doña Laura has not hit financial hard times...

Leonardo Di Caprio Funds Construction Of Cocos Radar Facility

COSTA RICA EXTRA -- Leornardo DiCaprio's love for Costa Rica goes beyond just a visit here or there,...

Glenda Leaves CNN en Español

COSTA RICA EXTRA -- The beautiful and talented and one of the top figures in Costa Rican TV...

“Aqui Tiene Abuela”, 88 Year Old Begs For Change Outside the International Airport

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TshhvPKHvXU] COSTA RICA NEWS - At 88 years of age she leaves the house every morning at 6:00am...

Zapping: Costa Rica Proposes To Rid Itself Of Ugly People

TICO BULL - In his article last weekend in La Nacion's entertainment section, Alessandro Solís Lerici, proposes that...

Doña Laura Looks Fresh and Relaxed in Latest Photos

COSTA RICA EXTRA - Former President of Costa Rica, Laura Chinchilla Miranda (2010-2014), looks relaxed and recovered from...

Christiana Figueres: A Force of Nature

QCOSTARICA - Costa Rica's own Christiana Figueres has been included in TIME's "The 100 Most Influential People". In the...

Cheaters Can Blame It On Genes

COSTA RICA EXTRA - A recent study by researchers at Binghamton University, State University of New York has revealed that...

Scott Disick In Rehab in Guanacaste, Costa Rica?

COSTA RICA EXTRA - Reality TV star Scott Disick has checked in to the luxury Rythmia Life Advancement...

Lindsay Lohan: I Just Wanted To Start The Year With Peace and Love

COSTA RICA EXTRA- Using her Instagram profile, actress and singer Lindsay Lohan, made it clear she did not...

Costa Rica’s First Lady Waiting On Results of ‘Nationality’ Exams

Q COSTA RICA - Living in the country for the past 27 years, Costa Rica's First Lady, Mercedes...

Lindsay Lohan and Selena Gomez Vacation in Costa Rica

COSTA RICA EXTRA - Costa Rica continues to be a favourite vacation spot for celebrities. Though some of...

Mili: The Magic Herb Woman

COSTA RICA EXTRA (By Roberto Acuña Ávalos, Vozdeguanacaste)  -- As she can’t fly around on a broom, Milagro...

Bikini-Clad Hilary Duff in Costa Rica Tropical Getaway (Photos)

COSTA RICA EXTRA – Hilary Duff, 29,  in a s tunning in white bikini bottoms and a matching...

Days 37-40: Costa Rica to Panama and Playing with a Toucan and Butterflies

QCOSTARICA - Beth and Bruce Adams and are a semi-retired couple travelling in their "dotage",  driving and documenting...

Adotped At One, Reunited With His Tica Family 26 Years Later

  (QCOSTARICA) Picking mangoes and riding a bicycle in Guanacaste, while reuniting with his birth parents, part of Andres'...

Francisca Lachapel, A Beauty Queen That Is Different

COSTA RICA EXTRA - She thinner than the average Miss. Attractive, even with thick eyebrows and noticeably mixed...

Bianca, The Best Student Of A Night School, Will Be First To Carry The Freedom Torch

QCOSTARICA - During the day she works caring for children, earning enough to raise her 9 year-old. At...

Montserrat del Castillo Back Under The Knife

Television host, dancer, and model, Montserrat del Castillo, is back in the operating room again for repairs on...

Presidenta Chinchilla Says Has No Definite Plans Post May 8

In a few short months, Doña Laura Chinchilla, will no longer be president and returns to private life. On...

Love Is Key To His Long Life

QCOSTARICA - On October 10, Cecil Augustus Griffiths Ingram will be 105. From his home in La Trinidad,...

The Women Behind The Candidates

Each plays a different role in the election campaign of her husband or partner. Some prefer to stay...

Costa Rica’s Wendy Cruz Awarded Lone Star Emmy!

COSTA RICA EXTRA -- Costa Rica's very own Wendy Cruz has won a regional Emmy for her work...

Richard Dean Anderson on “MacGyver” and Sea Shepherd

QCOSTARICA EXTRA - For seven years, he graced TV screens all over the world as MacGyver — the...

GOOD BYE JO STEWART

April 25, 2014, its is a sad day to have learned the death of Jo Stuart, a fine...

San José City Drags Feet On Statue For Marito

COSTA RICA NEWS -- One of San Jose's most colorful figures known as Marito Mortadela, 58, died Friday...

Photographic exhibition “Somos Todos Costa Rica” (We Are All Costa Rica) Shows Ethnic, Physical and Sexual Diversity Of The Country

QCOSTARICA - Opened on March 19, the photographic work of Argentine Lucas Iturriza is on show at th...

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Volcanologists Get Up Close To The Turrialba Volcano (Photos and Video)

Using a drone a group of volcanologists calling themselves Volcanes sin Fronteras (Volcanos Without Borders) were able to give us impressive photos and video...

First Outbreak of Bovine Rabies Of The Year

The Servicio Nacional de Salud Animal (Senasa) - National Animal Health Service - says it has detected the first bovine paralytic rabies outbreak of...

“Volá como el Presidente” (Travel Like The President)

President Luis Guillermo Solis came to power on May 8, 2014, and immediately got on an airplane. That made Solis harshly criticized by many...

3 Reasons Not to Live in Costa Rica (and 3 Reasons You Should Move There Now!)

It took a while for my husband and I to pluck up the courage to sell our house and most of our belongings then move...

Diet Coke gets a new look and new flavors

Diet Coke is getting a makeover to try to invigorate the sugar-free soda's slumping sales. Coca-Cola Co. said last week that it's making its 12-ounce...

Everything Simple Made Difficult, The Costa Rican Way!

RICO's TICO BULL - Costa Rica's first same-sex marriage that was set for today, Saturday, following the Corte Interamerican de Derechos Humanos (Inter-American Court...

Costa Rica Notaries Cannot Marry Same-Sex Couples

Despite a resolution of the Inter-American Court of Human Rights that guarantees same-sex marriages in Costa Rica, the first gay couple to have tied...

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Anne Hathaway’s Leaked Personal Pictures Go Viral

American actress Anne Hathaway is the latest celebrity to fall victim to the hackers, who shamelessly filtered the intimate photos of the actress with...

American Tourist Dies In Isla del Coco Shark Attack

The National Coast Guard Service of the Ministry of Public Security (Servicio Nacional de Guardacostas, del Ministerio de Seguridad Pública) confirmed the death of...

10 Countries Reputed As The Ultimate Place For Sex Tourism (Guess Who Isn’t?)

QCOSTARICA - Normally, tourists travel abroad to visit famous landmarks, culture or do fun things. Also there is a group of tourists who travel...

Female Tiger Shark Attacked American Tourist Who Died in Isla del Coco

The survivor of the shark attack in the Isla del Coco on Thursday, the 26-year-old diving guide identified by his last name Jimenez, said...

How Will Hurricane Irma Affect Costa Rica?

As Hurricane Irma makes its way through the Caribbean and Floridians ready for Irma's potential landfall, how will it affect Costa Rica? Although Hurricane Irma...

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Mexico Favourite Against Costa Rica Today

  (QCOSTARICA SPORTS) CONCACAF heavyweights Mexico and Costa Rica will go head-to-head for a place in the Gold Cup (Copa de Oro) semi-finals when they...

Latin America’s Rural Exodus Undermines Food Security

Q24N (IPS) - In Latin America and the Caribbean, which account for 12 per cent of the planet’s arable land, and one-third of its...

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IMF: Economy Will Fall 0.5% in Latin America This Year

Q24N -The recent numbers released by the International Monetary Fund (IMF) suggest that while the world recovery continues struggling to get strengthened, growth in...

Galapagos Islands, Ecuadorian Jewel, Shows Beauty to the World

(Prensa Latina) With the documentary, Galapagos, Islands in Evolution, released today, Ecuador will show the diversity and beauty of the species that live there. The...