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Costa Rica president caught in scandal over travel

Costa Rica's President Laura Chinchilla, pictured May 4, 2013, was embroiled in scandal amid revelations that she used a private jet made available by a Colombian suspected of links to drug trafficking.Costa Rica's President Laura Chinchilla was embroiled in scandal Thursday amid revelations that she used a private jet made available by a Colombian suspected of links to drug trafficking. The disclosure has prompted the resignation of her communications minister and sent Costa Rica's intelligence officials scrambling to explain how the trips escaped their scrutiny.