Nicaragua police arrest 20, use stun grenades to end protest
Nicaragua
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Nicaragua
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Nicaragua police arrest 20, use stun grenades to end protest

AFP - October 15, 2018

Some 20 protesters were arrested Sunday when Nicaraguan police swooped in to break up a meeting of demonstrators gathering for a march against the government of President…

Mexico defeats Costa Rica 3-2 in international friendly
La Sele
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La Sele
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Mexico defeats Costa Rica 3-2 in international friendly

AFP - October 12, 2018

After a hopeful start in the 29th minute when Joel Campbell put the Costa Rican Men's National Team ahead against Mexico, Costa Rica ultimately fell 3-2 to…

Fundraising dinner to honor Christiana Figueres, Steve Aronson
Changemakers
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Changemakers
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Fundraising dinner to honor Christiana Figueres, Steve Aronson

The Tico Times - October 8, 2018

A Costa Rican who soared to the forefront of international climate change negotiations, and a U.S. citizen who's dedicated his life to business and philanthropy in Costa…

Tico Times #TBT: The one millionth Tico
Throwback Thursday
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Throwback Thursday
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Tico Times #TBT: The one millionth Tico

The Tico Times - October 4, 2018

Last month, Costa Rica welcomed the five millionth Tico, so this Thursday in our #TBT we're looking back at two other landmarks captured in the pages of…

The Tico Times on Radio Dos
The Tico Times
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The Tico Times
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The Tico Times on Radio Dos

The Tico Times - October 3, 2018

Did you hear The Tico Times on Radio Dos this morning? If you didn’t, you can always listen again next week. The Tico Times has teamed with…

Tapado Vargas and the healing power of sound
Arts and Culture
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Arts and Culture
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Tapado Vargas and the healing power of sound

Iva Alvarado - September 30, 2018

This week I visited the workspace of renowned Costa Rican musician Carlos ¨Tapado¨ Vargas. Tapado is a musician and composer who specializes in percussion and photography. He’s…

Introducing the Tico Times Weekly Digest
Costa Rica
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Costa Rica
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Introducing the Tico Times Weekly Digest

The Tico Times - September 24, 2018

We've been debuting a lot of things this year. We premiered our first 360 coverage in April during the 2018 presidential elections and then we launched our…

Costa Rica’s ongoing strike hits tourism industry hard
Travel & Tourism
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Travel & Tourism
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Costa Rica’s ongoing strike hits tourism industry hard

Alejandro Zúñiga - September 22, 2018

The strike that has been gripping Costa Rica since Sept. 10 has begun taking its toll on one of the nation’s biggest industries: tourism. Several small business…

Costa Rica eyeing four candidates to lead La Sele
La Sele
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La Sele
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Costa Rica eyeing four candidates to lead La Sele

AFP and The Tico Times - September 20, 2018

Costa Rica is looking at four potential candidates to fill the position of head coach of the national team amid a complicated restructuring process and preparations for…

How to vote in the 2018 midterm elections from Costa Rica
Politics
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Politics
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How to vote in the 2018 midterm elections from Costa Rica

The Tico Times - September 20, 2018

The 2018 midterm elections in the United States are right around the corner. Hundreds of state and congressional seats are up for grabs Nov. 6 and even…