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Missing Costa Rican snowboarder found dead

Missing Costa Rican snowboarder found dead

The body has been found of missing Costa Rican snowboarder Jorge Mario Brenes Jaikel, who disappeared near the Matterhorn on July 4th.

Health insurance costs to rise next year

Health insurance premiums will rise by about three percent in Switzerland next year, according to price comparison site Comparis.ch.

Murder suspect pledged to kill wife on Facebook

A 34-year-old man suspected of shooting his wife at a train station last week after she had left him, had previously sent Facebook and text messages promising to “finish her off”.

Body could be missing boater

Body could be missing boater

Police are investigating if a body found in Tuggen in canton Schwyz at the weekend could be that of a boat captain who went missing at the end of June.