Meet Sarai González, the inspiring Tica in Bomba Estéreo’s “Soy Yo” video
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Artists
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Meet Sarai González, the inspiring Tica in Bomba Estéreo’s “Soy Yo” video

Elizabeth Lang - October 26, 2016

If you've sampled social media at any time during the past couple of months, you've probably tapped your toes to “Soy Yo” (“I'm Me”). The music video for…

Make Costa Rica great again?
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Costa Rica
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Make Costa Rica great again?

Alvaro Murillo - September 29, 2016

The Tico Times is proud to present this new column from Álvaro Murillo, an experienced journalist who specializes in political coverage and has written for La Nación,…

U.S. Congress looks to condition loans to Nicaragua on political changes
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Costa Rica
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U.S. Congress looks to condition loans to Nicaragua on political changes

AFP - September 23, 2016

Nicaraguan politicians and economists expressed concern Thursday after the United States House of Representatives passed a bill calling for economic sanctions against Daniel Ortega's government for restricting free…

Campaign aims to ‘defeat Trump’ by encouraging more U.S. expat votes
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Costa Rica
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Campaign aims to ‘defeat Trump’ by encouraging more U.S. expat votes

Michael Krumholtz - September 14, 2016

International activist network Avaaz hopes to make it easier for U.S. expats to vote in the upcoming U.S. presidential election — with the ultimate aim of making sure Donald Trump…

Costa Rica’s Christiana Figueres drops out of UN Secretary-General race
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Costa Rica
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Costa Rica’s Christiana Figueres drops out of UN Secretary-General race

L. Arias - September 12, 2016

Costa Rican diplomat Christiana Figueres Olsen said Monday that she was dropping her bid to succeed Ban Ki-moon as the United Nations Secretary-General due to the lack…

Presidents Obama, Solís sign historic security donation for Costa Rica
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Costa Rica
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Presidents Obama, Solís sign historic security donation for Costa Rica

L. Arias - August 22, 2016

Costa Rica President Luis Guillermo Solís, U.S. President Barack Obama and Vice President Joseph Biden announced an unprecedented donation of security equipment for Costa Rica on Monday during…

Arcadio’s World
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Arcadio’s World

By Arcadio - July 31, 2016

US top court splits on high-stakes immigration debate
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US top court splits on high-stakes immigration debate

Olivia Hampton | AFP - April 18, 2016

WASHINGTON -- The U.S. Supreme Court appeared closely divided Monday as it weighed President Barack Obama's plan to shield nearly half of the nation's 11 million undocumented…

Keylor Navas’ historic Champions League streak ends in Real Madrid loss
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Costa Rica
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Keylor Navas’ historic Champions League streak ends in Real Madrid loss

Michael Krumholtz - April 6, 2016

An 18th minute penalty kick in Real Madrid's Champions League quarterfinal match against Wolfsburg stalled goalkeeper Keylor Navas' historic scoreless streak at 738 minutes — the second…

US signs trade deal with Argentina during Obama trip
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Argentina
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US signs trade deal with Argentina during Obama trip

AFP - March 23, 2016

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina – The United States and Argentina sealed a major trade deal on the first day of President Barack Obama's visit Wednesday, bolstering the efforts of his counterpart…