PHOTOS: Workers march against tax reform in Costa Rica
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PHOTOS: Workers march against tax reform in Costa Rica

The Tico Times - May 1, 2018

On May 1, International Workers' Day, Avenida Segunda in San José was filled with banners and marchers during the traditional protest held each year in Costa Rica.…

Venezuela dominates agenda ahead of Trump’s Latin American visit
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Venezuela dominates agenda ahead of Trump’s Latin American visit

Alina Dieste / AFP - April 8, 2018

Venezuela will be the dominant issue during the first visit of'U.S. President Donald Trump to Latin America this week, but according to analysts, a crusade by the…

Fabricio Alvarado gives concession speech in Costa Rica
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Fabricio Alvarado gives concession speech in Costa Rica

Katherine Stanley - April 1, 2018

"We're not sad," Fabricio Alvarado told his supporters, gathered before a stage on Paseo Colón in western San José. "We made history." The former legislator and evangelical…

Experience Election Day in Costa Rica with The Tico Times’ first-ever 360 video
Elections 2018
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Elections 2018
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Experience Election Day in Costa Rica with The Tico Times’ first-ever 360 video

The Tico Times - April 1, 2018

If you weren't able to experience the sights and sounds of Costa Rica's packed polling places and flag-filled streets for yourself today, do the next best thing:…

Former Guatemalan dictator Efraín Ríos Montt dies at 91
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Guatemala
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Former Guatemalan dictator Efraín Ríos Montt dies at 91

AFP - April 1, 2018

Former Guatemalan dictator Efraín Ríos Montt died Sunday at 91 years of age. His trial for genocide had been suspended; Ríos Montt was accused of the murder…

NFL player apologizes for marijuana-related arrest in Costa Rica
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NFL player apologizes for marijuana-related arrest in Costa Rica

Katherine Stanley - March 27, 2018

New England Patriots safety Duron Harmon published an apology to "Patriots fans, my teammates, my coaches, the Krafts and the NFL," as well as his friends and…

Government condemns graffiti on church walls in Costa Rica
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Government condemns graffiti on church walls in Costa Rica

The Tico Times - March 9, 2018

Following incidents in which graffiti was placed on the Metropolitan Cathedral in downtown San José, the National Museum and a number of area churches, the government released…

On sunny Election Day, Costa Rican voting heats up
Elections 2018
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Elections 2018
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On sunny Election Day, Costa Rican voting heats up

Katherine Stanley - February 4, 2018

While our Election Day reporters around the country reported a sluggish start during the morning hours of this presidential and legislative contest, some reported bigger crowds, more…

Central American reactions continue following Trump’s ‘shithole countries’ remark
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Immigration
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Central American reactions continue following Trump’s ‘shithole countries’ remark

AFP and The Tico Times - January 16, 2018

International reactions have continued to U.S. President Donald Trump's description of El Salvador, Haiti and a number of African countries as "shithole countries" during a meeting with…

How a cowboy saved me $30,000 in Costa Rica
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Travel Tips
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How a cowboy saved me $30,000 in Costa Rica

Marshall Cobb - December 7, 2017

One of the questions we posted to the panelists for our Insiders' Guide to the Perfect Costa Rican Trip, available now in our High Season Print Edition,…