| Mar 29, 2012
| 9:03 PM
COSTA RICA - Sloths are generally thought to be slow creatures. But one limelight-loving sloth wasted no time when it dropped in on a group of tourists taking a holiday photo in Costa Rica.
The camera-crazy creature managed to plant its mug directly in...
| Apr 19, 2012
| 6:19 AM
LOS ANGELES -- Screenwriter Joe Eszterhas has released an audiotape of Mel Gibson recorded at the actor's home in Costa Rica in December, according to TheWrap.
On the recording, obtained by TheWrap, Gibson can be heard screaming epithets at his house...
| Jan 9, 2012
| 2:37 PM
Some are calling it the mother of all scams. An employee at The Manhattan High School of Hospitality Management faked her own daughter's death just to get a two week vacation in Costa Rica.
"Wow, that's incredible," Ursula Medina, a parent at the...
| Jan 28, 2012
| 4:13 PM
Q'Viva! The Chosen, el programa conducido por los cantantes Jennifer López y Marc Anthony y que tratará de descubrir a los talentos ocultos en toda Latinoamérica arracó el 28 de enero y ya emitieron una lista de canales latinoamericanos que transmitirán...
| Oct 7, 2012
| 1:26 PM
Let Them Do the Driving Limo Tour of Santa Barbara Wine Country
Take a 5-hour chauffeured limousine tour of Santa Barbara wine country, visiting 3 top wineries in towns like Los Olivos and Solvang Between wineries, sip champagne in your 8-person...
| Oct 23, 2012
| 8:25 AM
PETOSKEY -- Voters in the Petoskey school district will decide on a candidate to fill the remainder of an unexpired school board term in the Tuesday, Nov. 6, election.
Ralph Tramontini, who taught foreign language and coached tennis in the district prior...
| May 21, 2012
| 8:26 AM
Controversial Sea Shepherd conservationist and "Whale Wars" star Paul Watson was released from a German jail on Monday after posting 250,000 euros ($318,000) bail in an extradition case from Costa Rica.
Watson, whose attempts to disrupt Japanese...
| May 23, 2012
| 7:27 AM
Bravo named tonight’s episode “Scream Therapy,” but there isn’t much screaming and there is only a tiny bit of therapy. But there is ‘unloading,’ some non-sequiturs disguised as logical conclusions, and despite all of...
| Aug 23, 2012
| 8:12 PM
When it comes to vacation homes, there's something for everyone.
You can own the whole thing or just a piece of it. Vacation homes are everywhere — in the mountains, in the city and from sea to shining sea. And there is evidence that after a six-...
| Sep 6, 2012
| 7:36 PM
What did you do on your summer vacation? For students at Winter Park's Rollins College, the answers include launching an eco-lodge project in Tanzania, founding a company that creates energy from waste and helping women in a South African village start...
| Sep 5, 2012
| 12:04 AM
SAN JOSE, Costa Rica -- A powerful earthquake with a magnitude of 7.6 struck the northwest coast of Costa Rica Wednesday, collapsing homes, blocking highways and causing widespread panic.
The quake struck Costa Rica's Nicoya Peninsula, on the Pacific...