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Costa Rica set for Centre-Left President

Costa Rica set for Centre-Left President

We think this area needs more voices, reasoned analysis and ideas than just those provided by News Corp, lifestyle mags, Facebook groups and corporate newsletters. After moving to Panama because of his wife's architectural career - and writing a novel there - he returned to Costa Rica to help out on Solis's 2014 presidential campaign.


Two Russian spies leave Australia after given marching orders

Two Russian spies leave Australia after given marching orders

On Friday, the Foreign Ministry summoned British Ambassador Laurie Bristow and told him London had one month to further cut its diplomatic contingent in Russia to the same size as the Russian mission in Britain . In the propaganda war, one image President Vladimir Putin didn't want the world to see was the return of Russian diplomats and families from the USA - and they went to great lengths to avoid it.


Villanova - Michigan Set For Title Match

Villanova - Michigan Set For Title Match

Matthews, the Kentucky transfer and Chicago native, added 17 points, including a run-out dunk with 1:33 left that made it 63-53. The loss won't tarnish the careers of what became the best-shooting duo in KU history. And the Jayhawks still got shot out of the building from the opening minute. Villanova tied the Final Four record for 3-pointers in a game. The Wildcats shot 55 percent from the field and set a NCAA Tournament record with 18 three-pointers.


Up to 6 inches of snow possible on Monday

Up to 6 inches of snow possible on Monday

Most of the accumulating snow will end up on grassy surfaces, vehicle tops, patio furniture, etc. It's not an April Fool's joke... Beginning tonight and heading into Monday we can expect blustery winds out of the north. The changeover to snow is expected to occur between 1-4 a.m. northwest of Interstate 95 and from 5-8 a.m. southeast of I-95. More spring snow, as several inches of accumulation will be possible throughout Monday morning.


Loyola's tournament run ends with loss to MI

Loyola's tournament run ends with loss to MI

He told Negron, "Your offseason starts when we get back". One of the biggest stars to emerge from this year's NCAA basketball tournament is Sister Jean , the 98-year-old super fan of Loyola Chicago. But facing one of the best defensive teams in the country, the Ramblers scored just 16 points in the final 14 minutes. Clayton Custer scored 15 points, and Aundre Jackson had 10 off the bench for the Ramblers, who shot just 1-of-10 from 3-point range.


Extremists kill 4 African Union soldiers in southern Somalia

Extremists kill 4 African Union soldiers in southern Somalia

The troops fought off and successfully repulsed the terrorists who had launched simultaneous attacks on Forward Operating Bases in Quoryole, Bulomareer, and Golwein. "Unfortunately, AMISOM lost four gallant soldiers in the fighting". Somali insurgent group al-Shabaab claimed that it had killed 59 Ugandan troops, but a Somali Security Ministry spokesman denied the claim.