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Costa Rica Continues On List Of Piracy Paradises

A report from the Office of the United States Trade Representative (USTR) keeps Costa...

Italian Businessman Was Tortured Before Being Killed At Home Of Suspects

Italian businessman Stefano Calandrelli, 51, was tortured before being stabbed to death inside a...

UN Migration Agency Launches Toll-Free Number for Venezuelans in Costa Rica

A free telephone information service for Venezuelan migrants currently living in Costa Rica, 800-Venezuela,...

OIJ Confirm Body Found In Rio Sucio That of Missing Italian Businessman

The Organismo de Investigación Judicial (OIJ) confirmed the body found in Rio Sucio, in...

At 92, Ahmed Al Salan Completes the 21 Km San Jose Marathon

Ahmed Al Salan, again became an example athlete for many this Sunday, when he...

Saprissa Crowned National Champion Beating Herediano In Penalties

Saprissa endured and suffered ... call it what you want, title 34 didn't come...

Businesses And Residents Of The Poas Volcano Desperate To Have Park Reopened

Some 410,000 people visited the Poas Volcano, the closest to the Greater Metropolitan Area...

Repeating Seismic Events Offer Clues About Costa Rican Volcanic Eruptions

Repeating seismic events—events that have the same frequency content and waveform shapes—may offer a...

Minister Sends All The Police To The Street In His Second Mega-operation

Starting a 5 p.m. on Thursday, all the officers of the Fuerza Publica (National...

Government Initiates Road Intervention Program To Reduce Congestion In The GAM

The government of Carlos Alvarado began on Thursday to intervene the first of the...

Dollar Exchange Rate Expected To Move Starting In August

In a few months, the dollar exchange is expected to move, though experts are...

3 Year Old Lost Near River in Tibas Rescued

"It was an instant, he opened the gate and disappeared," the grandmother shaking told...

President Carlos Alvarado Faces His First Protest

It didn't take long, with only 7 days under his belt as President, Carlos...

New Transito Chief Determined To Reduce Congestion, Tough On Bad Drivers

A group of 40 Transitos (traffic officials) has been assigned to maintain operations in...

OIJ Attributes To ‘Mass Hysteria’ False Cases of Filipino Band of ‘Robaniños

A feeling of "mass hysteria" is what has motivated the recent denunciations of the...

TSE Approves Change Of Gender Identity On Cedula

UPDATE, May 16: Following a statement by the Episcopal Conference, protesting the decision of...

Costa Rica, led by Keylor Navas, hoping to repeat run to quarterfinals

The 2018 World Cup is just over a month away, and all 32 teams...