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Local man to climb Costa Rica's Cerro Chirrip

Andrew Hudgins decided when things started to go downhill in his life, that he would begin an uphill ascent to a new perspective. That's why you'll find this 54-year-old Fenton Township man climbing Cerro Chirrip in Costa Rica, the second highest peak in Central America, on Oct. 25. "I've had a r

TRI-COUNTY TIMES - 2017-09-20 00:53:00

‘Stupid,’ ‘Disgusting’ Australia Refugee Deal Goes Into Effect

Australia is the kind of friend that takes your side even when you're wrong. In geopolitical terms, this means that when the United States asked for some help with our quagmire in Afghanistan, Australia sacrificed 42 of its young people to our cause. So, when Australian prime minister Malcolm Turnbu

NYMAG.COM - 2017-09-20 17:38:41

Roman Torres helping Panama try to qualify for first-ever World Cup

Roman Torres will be joining Panama for two decisive World Cup qualifiers. The centerback's call-up was officially announced on Wednesday, meaning he'll be joining Los Canaleros for their matches on Oct. 5 (at the United States) and 10 (vs. Costa Rica). Neither game should interfere with the Sounder

SOUNDERATHEART.COM - 2017-09-20 19:42:02

Six MLS players named by Panama for World Cup qualifiers vs. US, Costa Rica

Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports Panama on Wednesday named their roster for their critical World Cup qualifiers against the US and Costa Rica next month, calling six MLS players to a squad set to battle the Americans for CONCACAF's third and final automatic World Cup berth. New York Red Bulls defende

MLSSOCCER.COM - 2017-09-20 18:15:13

Best Eco-Friendly Vacation Destinations

A post shared by vietanguyen (@vietanguyen) on Sep 12, 2017 at 8:49am PDT "Not only is Costa Rica incredibly beautiful, with a rich flora and fauna, but it's also known for its eco-friendly boutique hotels," explains Niamh. "In fact, the country is known for its pro-sustainability stance, with 75 pe

POPSUGAR - 2017-09-21 01:00:29

U.S. is set to receive 54 of a potential 1,250 refugees detained in Australia

After years of living in horrific conditions, refugees are about to find a new home in the U.S. under Obama's 'stupid' deal with Australia. A group of asylum seekers hold up their identity after landing in Manus Island, Papua New Guinea. CREDIT: Eoin Blackwell/AAP Image, via AP After roughly four ye

THINK PROGRESS - 2017-09-20 13:10:16

Four Seasons Resort Costa Rica at Peninsula Papagayo Appoints Michael Mestraud as General Manager

Four Seasons Resort Costa Rica at Peninsula Papagayo, the only Forbes Five-Star luxury resort in Central and South America, has named Michael Mestraud as the General Manager. A Four Seasons veteran, Mestraud brings to his role vast, international luxury hospitality experience. He will oversee all op

TRAVELANDTOURWORLD.COM - 2017-09-19 12:56:06

Hoboken Letter: Here's What My Costa Rica Service Trip Taught Me

HOBOKEN, NJ - The following letter to the editor comes courtesy of Hoboken resident Hannah Cavanaugh-Gouvea, a student at Loyola School, in connection with a trip co-hosted by Courts for Kids. Send local news tips, op-eds and press releases to eric.kiefer@patch.com This year, a week of my summer was

PATCH - 2017-09-19 11:00:00

U-17 World Cup - The key clashes in Goa

Goa's Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium shall play host to all the Group C games bar one of the Under-17 World Cup next month. Provided by Goal.com Group C is an interesting bunch with the European heavyweight's Germany leading the way along with South American side Costa Rica, West Africa's Guinea an

MSN.COM - 2017-09-19 08:36:08

Ophthalmologist C. Downey Price makes an impact locally and globally

Published 3:16 pm, Tuesday, September 19, 2017 When C. Downey Price and his wife Edna arrived in Conroe in 1972, they saw great potential in the community. Conroe was still a small town where everyone knew each other. The Woodlands was not developed yet and Lake Conroe was still not complete. "I

HOUSTON CHRONICLE - 2017-09-19 20:15:00

Millionaire NY Business Executive John Anderson Dies in Fall While Rappelling from Treetop Restaurant in Costa Rica

A Pittsford, NY, man died while vacationing in Costa Rica to celebrate his 65th birthday. Colleagues of John Anderson say on Saturday he ziplined into a restaurant located in the trees of the rainforest. Costa Rican authorities say something went wrong while Anderson descended, causing him to fall a

BLACKCHRISTIANNEWS.COM - 2017-09-19 03:45:33

Millionaire plummets to his death during birthday trip to Costa Rica

An upstate New York millionaire celebrating his 65th birthday in Costa Rica, plummeted 100 feet to his doom while propelling down the side of a treetop restaurant. John Anderson, of Pittsford, NY, fell to his death Saturday while at a rainforest restaurant, which offers dinners the unique experience

NEW YORK POST - 2017-09-19 14:08:49

Pittsford former CEO dies in ziplining accident in Costa Rica

Sixty-five-year-old John Anderson of Pittsford died in a zip lining accident in Costa Rica. He fell 100 feet. His death remains under investigation. Anderson was the former CEO of local mall operator, Wilmorite. He leaves behind four children. News partner, News10NBC The former CEO of local mall op

WAYNEPOST.COM - 2017-09-18 12:11:55

Bridging the cultural divide

There was a lot to take in during Alfredo Marin's first trip to Oregon. Back home in Costa Rica, Marin had never seen sea lions like the ones in Astoria, and the clam chowder challenged the stereotype American's had bad food, he said. "In Costa Rica, you think Americans only have hamburgers and hot

DAILY ASTORIAN - 2017-09-18 12:02:03

LatAm Logistic Properties Signs 16,000 square meter Build-to-Suit with PriceSmart in Costa Rica

SAN JOS, Costa Rica, Sept. 18, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- LatAm Logistic Properties, a leading operator and developer of Class-A logistic properties in Costa Rica, Colombia, and Peru, today announced it has signed a new build-to-suit lease agreement with PriceSmart, the largest operator of U.S.-style memb

CNBC - 2017-09-18 12:00:00

Tackling Blue Marlin on Fly

1/3 SLIDES Andrew Cox The rush of the strike when fishing for marlin on fly and the ensuing battle is incredible. 2/3 SLIDES Andrew Cox Catching blue marlin on fly is a team sport. 3/3 SLIDES Andrew Cox Succeeding at fly-fishing for marlin is a difficult task - but not impossible. After sel

MSN.COM - 2017-09-18 23:36:31

Yes, U.S. election integrity could be improved. Here's why the Pence commission probably won't do it.

Analysis Interpretation of the news based on evidence, including data, as well as anticipating how events might unfold based on past events In May, President Trump created the Presidential Advisory Commission on Election Integrity to investigate electoral fraud in last November's election, appointi

WASHINGTON POST - 2017-09-18 11:00:00

Is MLS a Gift to Other CONCACAF Nations?

The Red Bulls' Michael Murillo (left) and NYCFC's Rodney Wallace during a recent game. Murillo plays internationally for Panama, Wallace for Costa Rica. Photograph by Matt Kremkau The chatter started immediately after the United States men's national team managed only a single point from a possibl

EMPIREOFSOCCER.COM - 2017-09-18 19:22:00

studio saxe crafts jungle yoga pavilion for ‘nalu nosara’ hotel in costa rica

studio saxe has completed a boutique hotel and yoga studio set into in the tropical landscape of nosara, costa rica. 'nalu nosara' is focused on blending contemporary design with local craftsmanship to frame the surrounding nature. the communal yoga pavilion hosts a range of fitness courses such as

DESIGNBOOM.COM - 2017-09-18 06:45:56

DHS: Cost of smuggling people to the US has more than doubled to $9,200

A report from the Department of Homeland Security estimates illegal immigrants are spending nearly $10,000 to hire a human smuggler to travel from Central America in an attempt to enter the U.S. illegally. Smugglers charged an average of $1,200 as down payment and up to $8,000 following arrival at t

WASHINGTON EXAMINER - 2017-09-18 16:40:10