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22 hrs ago | AVHerald

Avianca F100 at Sao Paulo on Apr 15th 2014, landed on wrong runway

An Avianca Brasil Fokker 100, registration PR-OAL performing either flight O6-6127 from Porto Alegre,RS to Sao Paulo Guarulhos,SP or flight O6-6179 from Passo Fundo,RS to Sao Paulo Guarulhos,SP , was cleared to land on Guarulhos' runway 27L but touched down on runway 27R.

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Related Topix: World News, Brazil, South America,

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Mirror.co.uk

Drug dealer attached electronic tag to rooster while he went out to sell cocaine

Isaac Selau was caught by police selling drugs in Porto Alegre, and when the authorities searched his home they found the tag around the rooster's neck A drug dealer allowed home from jail with an electronic tag is back behind bars after police discovered he had flown the coop by fixing his monitor to a rooster while he went out to sell sell ... (more)

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Related Topix: Drugs, Brazil, World News, Weird

Sat Aug 16, 2014

The Star Press

Foreign student enrollment tops 1,000 at BSUForeign student...

Foreign student enrollment tops 1,000 at BSU Cultural differences include sweat pants, bars and more junk food Check out this story on thestarpress.com: http://tspne.ws/1oEuSo9 Muriell Krolikowski, left, and Gabriela Cavalheiro, both from Brazil, are studying journalism at Ball State University this semester.

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Related Topix: Ball State University, Brazil, University of Rio Grande

Fri Aug 15, 2014

Tire Business

Camoplast buys Argentina's Rodaco

Porto Allegre, Argentina-based Rodaco was founded in 1997. It manufactures a wide range of industrial and solid tires at plants in Porto Alegre and Buenos Aires, Argentina, and operates a distribution center in So Paulo.

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Related Topix: Argentina, Brazil, World News

Thu Aug 14, 2014

Now Toronto

Join the Peoples Social Forum from Aug. 21-24

Following the short-lived emergence of Occupy, Quebec's student movement and Idle No More, on August 21-24, hundreds from Toronto will join thousands of people from across Canada for a historic gathering of the Peoples Social Forum in Ottawa.

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Related Topix: Brazil, World News

Thu Jul 31, 2014

Express India

I need a hug, says former Brazil coach Scolari on Gremio return

Summary Luiz Felipe Scolari said he needed a hug and some affection as the former Brazil coach returned to his favourite club Gremio after an 18-year absence.

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Related Topix: Brazil, World News,

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Goal.com

Gremio confirm Scolari appointment

The 65-year-old has made a swift return to management after his time in charge of Brazil came to an end following their devastating World Cup exit Gremio have confirmed Luiz Felipe Scolari will be their new coach, 18 years after his first stint in charge of the club.

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Related Topix: Brazil, World News

Fri Jul 25, 2014

City Limits

Participatory Budgeting: Catch the Fever

A public housing development in the South Bronx. A senior center in East Harlem.

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Related Topix: Harlem (New York, NY), Chinatown (New York, NY), World News, Brazil

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