{FD} Costa Ricans split over gay marriage vote for next president

Costa Ricans vote Sunday in a presidential runoff between the ruling party’s candidate and an evangelical pastor who has capitalized on the backlash against talk of legalizing same-sex marriage in the Central American country.

{FD} Gay marriage ruling boosts evangelical in Costa Rica vote

An international court ruling saying Costa Rica should allow same-sex marriage has upended the Central American nation’s presidential race, turning an evangelical candidate who opposes it from an also-ran with just 2 percent in the polls into the leading contender in Sunday’s vote.