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Best ice cream parlors in the world
Nice, France: If you want wild flavors, you'll find them at Fenocchio, a family-owned parlor scooping up scrumptiousness since 1966.
Thu May 16, 2013
WEDC planning South America trade mission
Brazil is one of the countries a Wisconsin Economic Development Corp.-led trade delegation is planning to visit in September.
Wed May 15, 2013
The News Journal
Project aims to track big city carbon footprints
Senior research scientist Stanley Sander stands on the rooftop of the California Laboratory for Atmospheric.
Relationship Between Oral Health and Frailty in Community-Dwelling Elderly Individuals in Brazil
Objectives To test the hypothesis that clinical oral health conditions are associated with frailty independent of socioeconomic and general health status.
Addressing Infrastructure in Brazil, Colombia and Panama
U.S. Acting Secretary of Commerce Rebecca Blank began the first leg of an infrastructure business development trade mission to Sao Paulo, Brazil; Bogot, Colombia; and Panama City, Panama three countries that are committing significant resources to infrastructure improvements in the coming years.
Soccer ball trekker killed on road
At 42, Richard Swanson was without work, without kids at home, without a mortgage, but with a lot of time to ponder what matters.
Tue May 14, 2013
DJ Antoine Primed to Break North America
After weeks of back and forth emails trying to schedule an interview, I finally caught up with the jet setting DJ Antoine on Skype right after he arrived from Italy and before he set off that same evening for Sao Paulo, Brazil.
Brazil on Track for Marriage Equality
Brazilians Mikelly de Jesus , 44, and her bride Leia de Jesus, 29, listen to the priest as they get married during a collective gay marriage ceremony, in Sao Paulo on June 13, 2009.
Why Brazilian-made cars are such major killers
Critics have warned that globalization comes with a price. And it's not just low-wage workers in far-off places like Bangladesh who often pay that price in human lives.
Award-winning graduate among Metrobank Foundation's scholars
JOHN Arden Orata, an award-winning BS Electronics and Communication Engineering graduate from the University of the Philippines-Diliman, led the 13 Metrobank Foundation, Inc.
Mon May 13, 2013
Brazil-Germany Economic Meeting held to expand investment, cooperation
Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff and German President Joachim Gauck attend a press conference during the Brazil-Germany Economic Meeting, in Sao Paulo, Brazil, on May 13, 2013.
All About Jazz
CD/DOWNLOAD/ALBUM: Herbie Mann: Bossa Nova '62
Nearly two years after the fall of Cuba in 1959, Congress passed the Mutual Educational and Cultural Exchange Act, which mandated an increase in governmental programs "to enhance mutual understanding between the United States and other countries." Many of those "other countries" were in Latin America.
The Straits Times
Prosecutor seeks 6-year jail term for Berlusconi in sex trial
A file picture taken on June 29, 2010 shows Italy's Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi listening to a question during a press conference after a ceremony with Brazil's President at Sao Paulo's State Industry Federation headquarters, in Sao Paulo, Brazil.
The buck is up - a little
A Canadian dollar, or loonie, sits on top of its American counterpart in Toronto Thursday Sept.
Climate Experts Working To Track Emission...
Scientists from across the globe are joining forces to track the carbon footprints of some of the world's largest cities, hoping to determine whether or not emissions standards in various regions are being met.
Sun May 12, 2013
Lucia Koch's first solo exhibition in the United States opens at Christopher Grimes Gallery
Christopher Grimes Gallery announces an exhibition of new work by Lucia Koch. This will be Koch's first solo exhibition in the United States and her first with the gallery.
Watch your breath megacities: Project aims to track greenhouse gases from LA, Paris
Every time Los Angeles exhales, odd-looking gadgets anchored in the mountains above the city trace the invisible puffs of carbon dioxide, methane and other greenhouse gases that waft skyward.
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Project aims to track big city carbon footprints
Scientists are on a mission to track the carbon footprints of large cities that are increasingly responsible for human-caused global warming.
Nestle workers in Sao Paulo fight for equal pay and conditions
Workers employed by Nestle Purina in the State of Sao Paulo, Brazil have had enough of inferior wages and conditions.
Sat May 11, 2013
The Honolulu Advertiser
Cars made in Brazil prove deadly
Ford Ka cars were assembled in Sao Bernardo do Campo, Brazil on March 6, 2008. The Ford Ka hatchback sold in Europe scored a high safety rating of four out of five stars when it was tested by Euro NCAP in 2008; its Latin American version scored one star.