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1 hr ago | Art Daily
Victoria Miro announces TRANS, an exhibition by Maria Nepomuceno featuring a vibrant and seductive series of sculptural installations and interventions.
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6 hrs ago | Metal Center News
Conceived during the boom time, constructed during the recession, ThyssenKrupp's new Alabama mill is in the process of bringing 4.3 million tons of additional carbon steel capacity to the market.
10 hrs ago | Kotaku
Welcome to my first official Kotaku 'Shop Contest. I would have gone with something fluffy and light for my first go round, but when the most important soccer event in the entire goddamned universe is threatened by Pokemon , there can be only one response.
14 hrs ago | The Rio Times
Two police officers were shot in Rio de Janeiro on Saturday, March 15th. Those deaths marked the eighteenth and nineteenth officer casualties this year and that three month death toll now surpasses the total number of officers, eighteen, killed during the entire year of 2013.
16 hrs ago | CNN
Every day the violence grows out of control in Rio de Janeiro, police officers are killed in attacks where there is no such term.
" At recent events, many protesters have complained not just about public transport but also about the state of public education and health care services in the country.
Tiny hookworm larvae which lurk in South American seaside sand can bore into buttocks.
Hundreds of police troops took up position in two volatile Rio de Janiero favelas, part of a drive to clean up the city for the June-July World Cup and the 2016 Olympics.
Rio de Janeiro in 1964 remained the de facto seat of the Brazilian government and home to its corps of international diplomats.
It has been an unusually hot and sunny summer in Rio de Janeiro and the forecast is more of the same for the weekend.
The Defense of Marriage Act may have met its demise last June but same-sex binational couples living abroad are still waiting for the federal government to recognize their marriages and allow them to return to America.
Wising you could help out with the search for the Malaysia Aircraft that mysteriously went missing over the weekend? Well, here's on way to do it from your desk.
Zuzuka Poderosa sounds like the future of music-a no borders, genre stomping, multi-cultural sound that makes you move.
Producer Eddy Moretti attends the Premiere of HBO's 'Vice' Season 2 at El Rey Theatre on March 13, 2014 in Los Angeles, Calif.
Some 2,300 kilometres away from Rio de Janeiro, a murga named Colour and Joy gathered at the foot of a replica of Rio's Christ the Redeemer statue in the Cordoban town of Bouwer.