Road to San Carlos Could Be Ready By The End of 2020 … Maybe

"If you ask me, with the greatest frankness in the world, this road could...

A New Airport in the Northern Zone

A contract has been awarded to a French-Spanish consortium to carry out the location...

Twenty Schools Padlocked By Parents In Protest Against Sex Education

Parents padlocked the gates of 20 schools in Costa Rica on Thursday to protest...

Murdered Woman Was Planning To Report Her Husband On Monday For Domestic Violence

  Kattia Vargas Azofeifa, 44,  was tired of the violence and abuse she suffered at...

Four Convicted For Duping Girls In Nicaragua To Prostitute Them In Bars in San Carlos

Ciudad Quesada. Three women and one man were sentenced Thursday to 23 years in...

La Fortuna Transito Chief Kills His Girlfriend and Takes His Own Life

The chief of the Policia de Transito (traffic police) in La Fortuna de San...

Mob Turns Violent Againt Police At End Of Soccer Game in San Carlos

A dispute among soccer fans in the final between local teams, Florencia and El...

Woman Holds On For Life On Hood Of Car While Jealous ‘Husband’ Drives Off

QCOSTARICA - This story is about love, alcohol and cars. The story has gone...

Irate Father Beats Up Teacher For Chastising Daughter

(QCOSTARICA) An irate father beat up a teacher who allegedly physically chastised his daughter...

Remains Removed From San Carlos Cemetery Because Family Did Not Pay Annual Fees

QCOSTARICA - A strong foul smell led residents in La Fortuna to the macabre...

Chicken Trucks Loses Control

COSTA RICA NEWS - It wasn't a game of chicken when a truck carrying...

First Women’s Hackaton in Costa Rica

COSTA RICA NEWS - Forty two women engineers and techs on Saturday began a...

Road To San Carlos Could Be Completed Next Year

COSTA RICA NEWS - The project with almost three decades in the making is...

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Costa Rica to Offset National Team’s World Cup Carbon Footprint

Costa Rica will offset its national soccer team’s carbon footprint during the 2018 World Cup in Russia by purchasing bonds that help fund an...

Teachers, Muncipal & Health Workers Strike in San Jose!

Wednesday was a day of strikes and protests in downtown San Jose, as thousands of public sector employees took to the streets against the...

Medical Devices Company Announces Costa Rica Expandion and 1,100 New Jobs

Microvention-Terumo announced it will be doubling its production capacity in Costa Rica by the end of the year and plans to expand its facilities...

446 Direct Flights Connect Juan Santamaria (SJO) With Europe and The Americas

With the start of the flight from Frankfurt, Germany by Lufthansa, Costa Rica now has a record 446 direct flights a week between San...

Catholic Church Agrees to Mediate following Violent Protests in Nicaragua

The Episcopal Conference of Nicaragua (ECN) agreed on Tuesday to be the mediator and witness of a dialogue proposed by the Daniel Ortega administration...

Government Decrees Regulation For Breastfeeding Rooms In The Workplace

The Executive Branch of the government has signed a decree requiring companies, both public and private, employing more than 30 women, to have to...

Virilla Bridge Between Lindora and Belen Closed Nightly

Take note, the Virilla bridge connecting Lindora (Santa Ana) and Belen will be closed from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. every night starting today,...

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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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Comptroller Denies Finance Permission To Buy Corporate Centre

QCOSTARICA - The Comptroller General's Office (Contraloría General de la República - CGR) has denied the government permission to buy the Tobogan Corporate Centre,...

Panama Corruption Scandal

TODAY PANAMA - A corruption probe into a welfare program in Panama now involves an ex-president, dozens of congressmen and several cabinet members --...

Pedophile busted in Uruguay for extorting nudes from young girls

Q24N - Computers, flash drives, and CDs containing nude photos of teenage girls were found in the house of an unnamed former police officer...

How to Store Aguacate So They Don’t Brown

The aguacate (avocado) is one of the world’s favourite super foods, much loved for its high healthy fat content. If you’re into healthy eating,...