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Topic: Costa Rica
Global leadership: Brazil enters the power surge of women
The Art of the Americas Wing at the MFA
Costa Rica landslide
Current women heads of state
As Prop 19 to legalize marijuana fails in California, Latin American leaders breathe relief
Dilma Rousseff set to win Brazil election. Did she really need Lula to play the gender card?
Where have all Latin America's dictators gone?
Mario Vargas Llosa: an interview from the Monitor's archives
The New Economy
National Coffee Day: Where can you get your free cup today?
Ceviche: All you need is raw fish, lime juice, and patience
Controversial animal sports
Netherlands vs Uruguay: Three reasons why Uruguay will win
The US may be the richest nation, but it's not the happiest
Most dangerous snakes
US places No. 85 -- behind Libya -- in Global Peace Index
Roadside assistance Costa Rican-style
Newly discovered species of frog already threatened with extinction
L.A. vs. Arizona: Who wins in immigration law dust-up?
A Christian Science Perspective
A world in need: What's our role?
As Iceland volcano ash lingers over Europe, stranded travelers' patience wanes
Beetle mania: Fascinating beetles around the world
Costa Rica, a tropical ecological paradise
Top 10 countries that say Internet access is a basic right
United States to restore aid to Honduras in step toward normalized ties
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Hundreds missing after South Korean ferry sinks, triggering rescue effort
Mass DNA sweep in privacy-loving France: Why no backlash? (+video)
Behind Assad's victory boasts, a recalibration of success in Syria
Boston Marathon: suspect to be arraigned in Boston bomb hoax
Terrorism & Security
Ukrainian military defections boost pro-Russia militia as unrest spreads
Obamacare's next chapter: More insurance firms opting 'in' than 'out'? (+video)
Nevada rancher vs. federal agents: a very old conflict suddenly made new (+video)
Ukraine on the brink
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Why Ukraine forces must act differently
Monitor Political Cartoons
Nadine Gordimer: The disillusion and corruption of post-Mandela South Africa
The big test facing Iraq
Missed Monday night's lunar eclipse? Here's how to catch the next one. (+video)
How did John Boehner's opponent get his campaign ad to go viral? Humor. (+video)
Moon eclipse 2014: When can you see the 'blood moon'?
'Fargo' TV show spins a new story out of the world of the Oscar-winning film (+video)
Google Glass: Who pays $1,500 to be an 'explorer' and why? (+video)
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