COLUMN-Attention retirement savers: college 529 plans aren’t just for kids

August 9, 2018 | Costa Rica News
A tourist sunbathes on a rock at the beach at Manuel Antonio National Park in Quepos, 157 km off San Jose, July 30, 2012. REUTERS/Juan Carlos Ulate He vowed that when he retired he and his wife would travel and take college classes. ...read more
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‘Roving Rabbis’ work to connect Minnesota Jews with their faith

August 7, 2018 | Costa Rica News
Rabbis Mendel Levertov, of Santa Fe, N.M., left, and Moshe Spalter, of San Jose, Costa Rica, right, walk to Fiddlehead Coffee in Rochester on Monday. The two are in Southern Minnesota as part of a Orthodox Jewish "Roving Rabbis" program. ...read more
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Costa Rica seizes two tons of cocaine from ‘low-profile’ boat

August 3, 2018 | Costa Rica News
Law enforcement officials in Costa Rica said on Thursday they had recovered two tons of cocaine from a low-profile boat found about 80 nautical miles off the coast, one of the biggest drug confiscations made at sea. Costa Rican authorities said they began an operation in the Pacific Ocean after receiving a tip from the U.S. Coast Guard on Wednesday that resulted in the discovery of about 2,000 packets of cocaine of about 1 kg each. ...read more
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August 2, 2018 | Costa Rica News
Trump is already reportedly under investigation for potential obstruction of the Russia probe led by special counsel Robert S. Mueller III. ...read more
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UN calls on neighbors to receive those fleeing Nicaragua

July 31, 2018 | Costa Rica News
Thousands of people are fleeing political violence and rights violations in Nicaragua following a violent crackdown on anti-government protests. The Office of the U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights called on other nations Tuesday to help Costa Rica, which has been flooded with thousands of requests for asylum. ...read more
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UN calls on neighbors to receive those fleeing Nicaragua Source: AP

July 31, 2018 | Costa Rica News
Thousands of people are fleeing political violence and rights violations in Nicaragua following a violent crackdown on anti-government protests. The Office of the U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights called on other nations Tuesday to help Costa Rica, which has been flooded with thousands of requests for asylum. ...read more
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Nicaragua’s Ortega defends parapolice violence as US steps up warning

July 31, 2018 | Costa Rica News
Nicaraguan refugees fleeing their country due to unrest display signs with the names of Nicaraguans who died during clashes with riot police in La Merced park in San Jose, Costa Rica, July 29,2018. Reuters/Juan Carlos Ulate Managua: Nicaragua's veteran leader Daniel Ortega defended brutal action by his forces against anti-government protesters Monday, as the United States warned he and his wife were "ultimately responsible" for deaths and rights
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Nicaraguan student protestors: Nicaragua going the route of Cuba and Venezuela

July 28, 2018 | Costa Rica News
With each passing day, Daniel Ortega's socialist dictatorship in Nicaragua looks more and more like the socialist dictatorship in Cuba and the Castro's puppet dictatorship in Venezuela. They are all brutally repressive, they are all murderous, and they are all socialists. ...read more
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Costa Rica reaches out to increase trade Offers incentives to attend trade fair

July 27, 2018 | Costa Rica News
More than 15 local companies yesterday gathered at the Jamaica Chamber of Commerce to discuss import and export opportunities with trading partner Costa Rica, which signed a memorandum of understanding with the Government of Jamaica three years ago to improve trade relations between the two countries. Regional director of Commercial Promotions Office of Procomer - the foreign trade promoter of Costa Rica in the Caribbean - Rolando Dobles Madrigal
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JetBlue to Fly Mint Service to Costa Rica As Airline Also Adds New Caribbean Routes

July 26, 2018 | Costa Rica News
Later this year, JetBlue will begin operating seasonal Saturday Mint service between New YorkA's John F. Kennedy International Airport and Liberia, Costa RicaA's Daniel Oduber QuirA3s International Airport , and between Boston Logan International Airport and St. LuciaA's Hewanorra International Airport . Later this year, JetBlue will begin operating seasonal Saturday Mint service between New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport and Liberi
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