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Nivea dos Santos got her first job as a live-in maid at age 12, dusting, vacuuming, ironing and polishing the silver of a wealthy Rio de Janeiro family from dawn until she'd fall, exhausted, into bed.
Brazil is the tenth largest producer of energy in the world with more than half of its energy source coming from oil and other liquid fuels and natural gas.
The Brazilian Socialist Party is likely to announce environmentalist Marina Silva as its presidential candidate next week, replacing party leader Eduardo Campos who was killed in a plane clash, three leading local newspapers reported on Saturday.
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Eduardo Campos, one of Brazil's presidential candidates, died Wednesday morning.
Officials work at the crash site of a small plane that was carrying Brazilian presidential candidate Eduardo Campos and several campaign officials, in the port city of Santos, Brazil, Wednesday, Aug. 13, 2014.
According to O Globo , the 12-seat Cessna 560XL reportedly crashed after an aborted landing in at Santos Air Base in nearby Guaruja, Brazil.
At least 10 people are reported injured in aircraft crash in southeastern Brazil.
Updated: Wed Aug 20, 2014 09:45 pm
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