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Costa Rica Earthquake

Strong Quake Rattles Costa Rica Coast

AP | CESAR BARRANTES | Posted 10.24.2012 | World

SAN JOSE, Costa Rica -- A powerful earthquake struck Costa Rica's Pacific coast on Tuesday, swaying buildings and sending people running into the stre...

Earthquake Rattles Costa Rica

AP | Posted 10.10.2012 | World

MEXICO CITY -- Seismologists say a magnitude-5.3 earthquake has shaken Costa Rica. There are no immediate reports of damage. The U.S. Geological Su...

Costa Rica Escapes Serious Damage From Big Quake

AP | DANICA COTO and CESAR BARRANTES | Posted 11.06.2012 | World

CANGREJAL, Costa Rica — The bulletins were terrifying: a powerful earthquake had struck off the coast of this Central American country, spawning...

Strong Quake Hits Costa Rica

AP | DANICA COTO | Posted 11.05.2012 | World

CANGREJAL, Costa Rica — A powerful magnitude-7.6 earthquake shook Costa Rica and neighboring countries Wednesday, sending panicked people into t...

Tsunami Alert Issued After Strong Quake Hits Costa Rica

Reuters | Posted 11.05.2012 | World

SAN JOSE, Costa Rica, Sept 5 (Reuters) - A powerful 7.6-magnitude earthquake rocked Costa Rica on Wednesday, rattling buildings and ...

Quake Rocks Costa Rica

AP | Posted 04.14.2012 | World

MEXICO CITY -- The U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude 5.8 earthquake shook the central and Pacific coastal regions of Costa Rica early Monday mor...

Earthquake Rocks Costa Rica's Capital

AP | Posted 07.13.2011 | World

SAN JOSE, Costa Rica -- A magnitude-6 earthquake shook the capital city of Costa Rica on Friday, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The quake w...

Costa Rica Earthquake's Death Toll Rises To 16

AP | KENT GILBERT | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

VARA BLANCA DE ALAJUELA, Costa Rica — Searchers found more bodies Saturday in a restaurant buried under fallen earth, bringing the death toll to...

Costa Rica Earthquake Kills Child

AP | MARIANELA JIMENEZ | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

SAN JOSE, Costa Rica — A strong earthquake shook Costa Rica on Thursday, killing at least three people and sending frightened residents running ...