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Sunday 23 July 2017

Man Calls OIJ To Pick Him Up For Murder

Q COSTA RICA - From the strange and pretty rare in Costa Rica, but true department, a man...

25 Year Prison Sentence For Killing American Pensioner Made Her Laugh

Q COSTA RICA - Sisters Ruth and Dayana Gaytán Ramírez, 23 and 21, were sentenced Monday afternoon to...

Four People On Trial In Limon For Killing American Whose Body Was Never Found

Q COSTA RICA - No body, no problem, the case of homicide moves forward, is the decision of...

Senior Murdered In Pococi For His Pension Money

Q COSTA RICA - While it is unclear the motive behind Steve Stephens' cold blooded murder of a...

Residents of Puerto Viejo, Limon Held Beachside Memorial For Canadian Killed in Costa Rica

Q COSTA RICA - Some 200 people got together to walk to Playa Cocles, in the Caribbean coastal...

Sixaola Bridge Construction Closer To Reality

Q COSTA RICA - The construction of a new bridge between Costa Rica and Panama to a step...

Woman Tosses Baby Inside A Bag To Save It From The Flood

Q COSTA RICA NEWS - With faith in her heart, a woman tossed her neighbour's baby inside a...

Feeling The Cold?

Q COSTA RICA NEWS - The Tropical Storm, that turned to a Tropical Depression and later today to...

Costa Rica Issues “Green Alert” For Caribbean and South Pacific For Hurricane Matthew

(QCOSTARICA) The National Emergency Commission (Comisión Nacional de Emergencias - CNE) issued a "green alert" for the province...

30 Year-Old Man Convicted For Touching Breasts of Minor

QCOSTARICA - Touching a minor's breasts landed a Pococí, Limon man a 30 month conviction. The Pococí flagrancy court...

A Mega Port With No Access

QCOSTARICA - Delays in the  Ministerio de Obras Publicas y Transportes (MOPT) is threatening the Moin container terminal...

The Rain Will Not Let Up in Limón

(QCOSTARICA) - The country is in a state of emergency over heavy rainfall and flooding in the Caribbean...

China Cranes Costly

(QCOSTARICA) Two cranes donated by the People's Republic of China to Costa Rica in 2009 are rarely used...

Violence Seizes City of Limon

(QCOSTARICA) There men were killed Thursday in the centre of Limon, in less than four hours in two...

MOPT Says Bridge Over Chirripo River Is OK, Contradicting Last Year’s “Almost Falling”

(QCOSTARICA) - The Ministry of Public Works and Transportation (Ministerio de Obras Públicas y Transportes  - MOPT) ,...

Heavy Weekend Rain Flooded 120 Homes In Caribbean

(QCOSTARICA) The downpoursbetween Saturday and Sunday in the Caribbean and northern area of the country caused the flooding...

It’s Time Limón To Awaken!

QCOSTARICA - A free zone (Zona Franca), two hotel developments and a condominium estimated at US$185 million and...

International Airport Proposed for Limón, Costa Rica

QCOSTARICA (Crhoy.com) A US group has offered the Costa Rican government financing for the construction of an international...

10.000 Homes In Costa Rica’s Coasts At Risk Of Being Demolished

QCOSTARICA - Thousand of homes built within 200 metres from the shoreline, the Zona Marítimo Terrestre (ZMT) -...

American Business Group Proposing Construction of Modern Airport in Limón

COSTA RICA NEWS - Representatives of the Mel Group, based in the U.S.,  met with legislative members of...

Floods in Guácimo Up To Two Metres High

The communities of Escoica, La Lucha, Santa Rosa and Camarones, in the province of Limón, were the most...

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Artisans Lost Fight For Call 13 bis, Agree To Relocate

After 22 years of conflict and uncertainty, the artisans of Calle 13 bis, on the west side of the Plaza de la Democracia, in...

USA Gives Costa Rica First Warning After 2-0 Win In Gold Cup 2017 Semi-Final

Q SPORTS - After reading the two main articles in La Nacion on last night's semi-finals game between Costa Rica and the United States,...

Is Tesla gearing up for a big surprise? Or is it hiding something?

TSGMAX - For a car that is widely expected to take the world by storm soon -- and that is now officially in production...

The Typewriter Over the Computer

The typewriter might be the snail-writer but it still has advantages over your computer. For one, your ‘files’ cannot be hacked and stolen. The...

July 25 is Guanacaste Day: A National Holiday

On Tuesday, Guanacaste Day is a Costa Rican holiday celebrating Costa Rica's annexation of Guanacaste province in 1824. It is celebrated every July 25th....

U.S. Looks To Flip Script on Costa Rica in Gold Cup Semifinals Tonight

Q SPORTS - Bruce Arena wasn’t in charge the last time the United States faced Costa Rica, but he’s well aware of the final...

Picking The Perfect Sandía (Watermelon)

  If you are like me, picking the right sandía (watermelon) is a hit and a miss. To show off my expertise to no one...

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Man Killed In Monday Morning Shootout in Escazu Was Wanted In Canada

Q COSTA RICA - It was 7:20am, two men outside the Mountview private school in Guachipelin de Escazu, dressed in tracksuits are exercising, two...

Four Years Later, China-Backed Nicaragua Canal Is Paralyzed Or About To Die

TODAY NICARAGUA - The Nicaragua Interoceanic Canal project is either paralyzed, or nonexistent. In June 2013, the Nicaraguan National Assembly passed Law 840, which authorized...

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...

Argentina: 128-Year-Old Man Claims He’s Hitler

Q JOURNAL - An allegedly 128-year-old man in Salta, Argentina has announced he is in fact former Nazi leader Adolf Hitler, and has spent...

OIJ Arrest Suspect Who Made Threats Against Ariana Grande Concert In Costa Rica Tonight

A 22-year-old man was arrested Sunday morning in Tibás, as a suspect in a "threat of attack" at the concert that Ariana Grande will...

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