Two Costa Ricans investigated for role in international child porn ring
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Two Costa Ricans investigated for role in international child porn ring

Michael Krumholtz - April 4, 2017

Two Costa Rican men are being investigated for their apparent role in a worldwide child pornography chat group, according to a Tuesday press release from the Prosecutor's Office. The…

Costa Rican pitching prospect signs with MLB’s Houston Astros
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Costa Rican pitching prospect signs with MLB’s Houston Astros

Michael Krumholtz - March 30, 2017

In football-obsessed Costa Rica, searching for a big-time baseball talent is often a fruitless task. That didn't stop a Major League club from scooping up right-handed Costa Rican pitching prospect Bryan…

VIDEO: Costa Rica’s Shirley Cruz helps put Paris into Champions League semifinals with golazo
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VIDEO: Costa Rica’s Shirley Cruz helps put Paris into Champions League semifinals with golazo

Michael Krumholtz - March 29, 2017

Shirley Cruz could well be on her way to a impressive third Champions League title. Her club Paris Saint-Germain beat Bayern Munich 4-0 in Wednesday's decisive quarterfinal game…

Costa Rica’s La Sele stays on World Cup track with 1-1 tie against Honduras
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Costa Rica’s La Sele stays on World Cup track with 1-1 tie against Honduras

Michael Krumholtz - March 28, 2017

It's not the ideal result, but Costa Rica's 1-1 tie in Honduras keeps La Sele well on track to qualify for the 2018 World Cup in Russia.…

Israeli investor accuses U.S. man of heading medical marijuana fraud
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Israeli investor accuses U.S. man of heading medical marijuana fraud

Michael Krumholtz - March 27, 2017

A U.S. businessman is accused of using Costa Rica’s medical marijuana bill to defraud an Israeli investor out of thousands of dollars, according to an official complaint…

Costa Rica detains Somalian on terrorist alert
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Costa Rica detains Somalian on terrorist alert

Michael Krumholtz - March 23, 2017

Costa Rican authorities say they detained a suspected terrorist in the country Wednesday after receiving an alert from U.S. immigration officials. Pubic Security Minister Gustavo Mata said in…

Costa Rican Men’s National Team hopes to make history again in Mexico
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Costa Rican Men’s National Team hopes to make history again in Mexico

Michael Krumholtz - March 22, 2017

History does not bode well for Costa Rica on the verge of its Friday World Cup Qualifier in Mexico. Not only does Costa Rica rarely play well against Mexico in…

Costa Rica’s Laurens Molina wins Los Angeles Marathon
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Costa Rica’s Laurens Molina wins Los Angeles Marathon

Michael Krumholtz - March 19, 2017

After nearly two decades of trying, Costa Rican athlete Laurens Molina reached his mountaintop by winning the wheelchair division of Sunday's Los Angeles Marathon in the United States. Molina's…

Costa Rican Coast Guard rescues U.S. tourists adrift at sea near Quepos
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Costa Rican Coast Guard rescues U.S. tourists adrift at sea near Quepos

Michael Krumholtz - March 14, 2017

Costa Rican Coast Guard officials rescued a trio of U.S. boaters in the Pacific Ocean off the coast of Quepos after the tourists' boat went adrift Tuesday…

Photo of Costa Rican police with cooked monkey ignites controversy
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Photo of Costa Rican police with cooked monkey ignites controversy

Michael Krumholtz - March 13, 2017

In a country that often boasts of its successes in protecting its wildlife, a photo showing two officers from the Costa Rican National Police Force with a cooked monkey…