How to make pan de muerto
Holidays
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Holidays
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How to make pan de muerto

Sonia Cordero - November 2, 2017

When talking about the dead around Halloween time, some think about ghouls and goblins and things that go bump in the night; others think of sadness, horror…

Costa Rica offers search-and-rescue teams to Mexico after earthquake
Latin America
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Latin America
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Costa Rica offers search-and-rescue teams to Mexico after earthquake

Katherine Stanley - September 19, 2017

As the number of deaths caused by Tuesday's 7.1-magnitude earthquake in Mexico rose above 100, the government of Costa Rica offered aid to the stricken nation. "The…

UPDATED: Mexico reels in response to 7.1 earthquake
Earthquake
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Earthquake
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UPDATED: Mexico reels in response to 7.1 earthquake

Joshua Berger and Jennifer González Covarrubias, AFP - September 19, 2017

At least 100 people were killed when a powerful, 7.1-magnitude earthquake rocked Mexico on Tuesday, toppling buildings in the capital and sowing panic on the anniversary of a devastating…

PHOTOS: Costa Rica ties Mexico 1-1
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FIFA
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PHOTOS: Costa Rica ties Mexico 1-1

Katherine Stanley - September 5, 2017

In the end, any soccer game comes down to a few key plays, mere seconds you want to scrub from your memory or cherish forever – but this…

VIDEO: New Costa Rican documentary explains forced Central American migration
Arts and Culture
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Arts and Culture
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VIDEO: New Costa Rican documentary explains forced Central American migration

Elizabeth Lang - April 4, 2017

Waves of Central American migration toward the United States have been increasing during the past decade, but the root causes are often misunderstood. To tell the untold stories…

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

Mexico takes Costa Rica ban on avocados to World Trade Organization
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Business
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Mexico takes Costa Rica ban on avocados to World Trade Organization

L. Arias - March 8, 2017

The World Trade Organization (WTO) reported that Mexico filed a complaint on Wednesday against Costa Rica over its ban on imports of Hass avocados from that country,…

Costa Rica evaluates lifting ban on Mexican avocados
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Business
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Costa Rica evaluates lifting ban on Mexican avocados

L. Arias - February 23, 2017

Guac lovers, rejoice: Costa Rica's ban on imports of Hass avocados from Mexico could end as soon as this year. The Agriculture and Livestock Ministry (MAG) confirmed…

Judge approves extradition of Mexican drug lord Joaquín ‘El Chapo’ Guzmán
Crime
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Crime
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Judge approves extradition of Mexican drug lord Joaquín ‘El Chapo’ Guzmán

AFP - October 20, 2016

Mexico's government moved closer on Thursday to achieving the extradition of notorious drug lord Joaquín "El Chapo" Guzmán to the United States, after a judge rejected an appeal.…