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By David Keene
Conference showed that the values Reagan cherished still endure
Topic - Costa Rica
Arsenal forward Joel Campbell scored in the first half to help Costa Rica to a 2-0 win over Paraguay in an international friendly Wednesday.
Gov. Deval Patrick downplayed talk of a future run for the White House on Monday, saying he's focused on his day job and plans to return to the private sector when he leaves office in January.
Farmer Kevin Engel grows soybeans, wheat, barley and corn across 17 counties in Virginia, but he's really a global businessman.
Huber Matos Benitez, who helped lead the Cuban Revolution as one of Fidel Castro's key lieutenants before his efforts to resign from the burgeoning communist government landed him in prison for 20 years, has died. He was 95.
Gov. Deval Patrick is heading to Costa Rica for a vacation.
A Minnesota clothier spared no expense after a customer forgot his wedding pants in a changing room and flew off to get married in Costa Rica.
Uruguay forward Diego Forlan says he had no hesitation about taking his career to Japan where he will become the most high-profile player in the J-League in years.
A poor American tour has South Korea football fans worried about the team's prospects in this year's World Cup, even if a similarly bad tour in 2002 was followed by the nation's best-ever World Cup finish.
Australia striker Adam Taggart's second goal of the match in the final minute gave the Newcastle Jets a 2-2 draw with the Western Sydney Wanderers in the A-League on Saturday.
Who better than a five-time Oscar nominee and best-actress winner to help decorate the backstage green room at the Academy Awards?
A university study abroad agency that focuses on environmental issues will no longer offer programs after the University of Massachusetts at Amherst pulled funding.
Posing as debt collectors, undercover federal agents headed to a Los Angeles County firehouse in 2011 to meet with a man suspected of illegally moving millions of dollars through an offshore sports gambling enterprise.
Sergio Aguero's late hat trick rescued Manchester City from FA Cup humiliation at the hands of second-tier Watford, ushering the Premier League title favorites into the fifth round with a 4-2 win Saturday. Liverpool and Everton also advanced.
Everton manager Roberto Martinez says Costa Rica international Bryan Oviedo may have suffered a double fracture of his left leg on Saturday in an FA Cup match, potentially ruling him out of the World Cup in Brazil.
The City of San Jose is appealing a judge's decision tossing out a key argument in its lawsuit against Major League Baseball over the Oakland Athletics' plans to move to San Jose.