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3 hrs ago | Inter Press Service
The presidents of China, Xi Jinping, and Costa Rica, Luis Guillermo SolA s, both at their microphones during a Jul. 17 meeting in Brasilia.
8 hrs ago | The Daily Caller
Jose Luiz de Oliveira, attorney for Jose Dirceu, chief of staff for former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, holds his mobile phone with an email from Dirceu, during the "mensalao" trial at the Supreme Court in Brasilia October 4, 2012.
17 hrs ago | NewsOn6 Tulsa
Mississippi's governor and attorney general will have to decide whether to challenge a federal appeals court ruling that is keeping the state's only abortion clinic in business.
Brazilian banks' loan books grew in June at the slowest annual pace in about a decade, the central bank said on Tuesday, another sign that the impact of flagging economic activity and high borrowing costs has led private-sector lenders to put the brakes on new disbursements.
One of the first objects in display at the Hammer Museum's Made in L.A. biennial is a Volkswagen Brasilia, named after the Brazilian capital.
The leaders of China, Russia and Japan all descended on Latin America in recent weeks, jostling with the United States to increase their influence, invest and tap into resource-rich markets.
July 16, 2014: Russia's President Vladimir Putin waves to photographers as he leaves the Itamaraty Palace after attending the final day of the BRICS Summit in Brasilia, Brazil.
Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff made the comment while speaking with local media outlets Monday from the presidential residence in Brasilia.
A man counts betting money while watching the round of 16 soccer match for the 2014 World Cup between Brazil and Chile, during a gathering in a home in the upper class neighborhood of Lago Sul in Brasilia, June 28, 2014 .
Brazil's Jewish community apologized to the administration of Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff for statements by the spokesman of Israel's foreign ministry after Brazil recalled its envoy over the Gaza conflict.
Months after Russia annexed Crimea and stepped up support for separatists in eastern Ukraine, Europe and the United States are still searching for an effective way to persuade Russian President Vladimir Putin to change course.
A spokeswoman for an aid organization says an American doctor is receiving intensive medical treatment in Africa after he was infected with the deadly Ebola virus.
Brazil's central bank said it would ease banks' reserve requirements, freeing up US$13 billion to stimulate lending and boost an economy facing its fourth year of sluggish growth.
Updated: Wed Jul 30, 2014 05:27 pm
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