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Local news for Sao Paulo, Brazil continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

2 hrs ago | Buenos Aires Herald

Brazil holds TV presidential election debate

Presidential candidate for the Brazilian Socialist Party Marina Silva greets Workers'''' Party candidate and current President Dilma Rousseff before a television debate in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

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Related Topix: Dilma Rousseff, Brazil, World News

6 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

Sepultura head to our shores

WHEN Sepultura played South Africa all those years back, they were considered one of the best live metal acts on planet Earth.

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Related Topix: Metal, Sepultura, World News, Brazil

10 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

Engineered mosquitos fight dengue

It's a dry winter day in southeast Brazil, but a steamy tropical summer reigns inside the labs at Oxitec, where workers are making an unusual product: genetically modified mosquitoes to fight dengue fever.

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Related Topix: Brazil, Genetics, Medicine

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Business Journal

New Mexico Heart Institute adds doctors

Left to right are Dr. Michael Bestawros, Dr. Raymond Yau and Dr. Fernando Tondato.

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Related Topix: Fulton County, GA, Atlanta, GA, Emory University, World News, Brazil

Switched

Afro-Brazilians Demand Slavery Reparations Because 'Poverty Has A Color'

This article is the second in a two-part series about Brazil's quilombo movement.

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Related Topix: South America, World News, Brazil, Agriculture, Science,

Telematics Update

Safety at the Centre of Volkswagen's Car-Net

As safety and security becomes the hottest topic in telematics, Frank Weith, General Manager - Connected Services, Volkswagen of America shares his insight on how they've captured the imagination of customers with their services.

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Related Topix: Brazil, World News

The News Item

Meadowview gets new admin

Diane Knisely has been appointed school administrator by the board of directors.

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Related Topix: Brazil, World News, York College

Mon Aug 25, 2014

CNET News.com

Spheree lets you watch animated images in full 3D

It's official: we're well on the way to a true 3D display. This one, called Spheree , is the work of a team of researchers working together from the University of Sao Paulo, Brazil, and the University of British Columbia, Canada, and it's mesmerising to behold.

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Related Topix: Brazil, World News

Bloomberg

Silva Melds Dishwasher Past With Pro-Growth Vows for Brazil Vote

Forty years ago, Marina Silva was a maid washing dishes in the jungle city of Rio Branco.

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Related Topix: South America, World News, Brazil, Dilma Rousseff,

Sun Aug 24, 2014

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Girls from Brazil's favelas find escape in ballet

In this Aug. 8, 2014 photo, a church worker walks ballet student Maria home after her ballet class at The House of Dreams dance studio in a neighborhood overrun by crack addicts, called "Crackland," in downtown Sao Paulo, Brazil.

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Related Topix: South America, World News, Brazil, Arts, Ballet

Manchester Journal

Girls from Brazil's favelas find escape in ballet

Past the graffiti-covered overpass and subway tracks, in a slum penned in by high-rises, 8-year-old Gabriela Aparecida fixes her curly hair into a bun as she waits for a ride to her new favorite activity: ballet.

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Related Topix: South America, World News, Arts, Brazil, Ballet,

Norwalk Citizen News

Girls from Brazil's favelas find escape in ballet

In this Aug. 8, 2014 photo, girls participate in a ballet class at the House of Dreams dance studio in Crackland, one of the roughest neighborhoods in downtown Sao Paulo, Brazil.

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Related Topix: South America, World News, Brazil, Arts, Ballet, Entertainment

PR-inside.com

Report Published: "Cosan S.A. Industria e Comercio (CSAN3) -...

The company produces transports and distributes renewable energy sources in both domestic and international markets.

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Related Topix: Alternative Energy, Energy, Brazil, World News

Fri Aug 22, 2014

Russia Taday

Brazil elections: Rousseff still the favorite, but Silva's nomination casts doubts

Mauricio Savarese has been a journalist since 2003. A blogger on Brazilian affairs, he contributes to RT in English and Spanish.

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Related Topix: South America, World News, Brazil, Journalism, Dilma Rousseff, Environment, Science, Opinion

Thu Aug 21, 2014

Switched

Colombian Beauty Queen Paola Builes Aristizabal Stripped Of Crown For 'Lingerie' Pictures

A beauty queen who was gunning to be Miss Colombia had her hopes shot down when she was disqualified after pictures of her in underwear emerged.

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Related Topix: Brazil, World News

The Wichita Eagle

Geoff Tate says farewell to Queensryche name

The former long-time singer-songwriter of Queensryche isn't hanging up his microphone.

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Related Topix: Queensryche, Pop/Rock, World News, Brazil, Entertainment

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Xinhuanet

USP workers, students protest in Sao Paulo

Police officers are confronted with workers and students of Sao Paulo University , during a strike and protest in Sao Paulo, Brazil, on Aug. 20, 2014.

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Reuters

Fitch: Brazil's Central Bank Moves May Not Boost Bank Lending

NEW YORK, August 20 Today's move by the Brazilian central bank to fuel greater lending by local banks may not prove enough to overcome many banks' concerns over borrower credit quality in the face of country's macroeconomic slowdown, says Fitch Ratings.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

The Globe and Mail

Marina Silva's unlikely climb in Brazil's presidential race

Brazilian politician Marina Silva, centre, former minister of the environment under the government of Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, attends the wake for late presidential candidate Eduardo Campos, at the Pernambuco Government Palace in Recife, August 17, 2014.

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Related Topix: South America, World News, Brazil, Environment, Science,

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,

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