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Join SanDiego.com at This Year's Brazilian Day Festival
On September 7, 2014, San Diego's Pacific Beach will earn its title as the Rio de Janeiro of North America.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Barcelona confirm five-year deal with Douglas
" Douglas will travel to Barcelona this weekend for a medical exam... sign a five-year contract, the Barcelona statement said."
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Teens take world's scariest selfie
What starts as an innocuous video of three friends snacking on bananas soon turns into a shocking display of daredevilry as the camera is panned across the surrounding view of Hong Kong, 346 metres below them.
Petrobras Volatility: Up Nearly 5%
Shares of the primary U.S.-traded shares of Petrobras are up 4.8% today to $18.02, on the heels of a 3% decline Friday.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Beyonce, Jay-Z's 2013 Cuba trip no violation of US embargo
NEW YORK, Aug 22, : Bebel Gilberto isn't just about bossa nova. The Rio de Janeiro-raised musician - the daughter of renowned singer and guitarist Joao Gilberto and singer and composer Miucha, - describes her music simply as the "Bebel Sound," an eclectic mix of Brazilian rhythms, soul and electronic music.
Afriyie Ankrah must provide answers to these questions
Hon. Afriyie Ankrah must provide answers to these questions at the commission. Former Youth and Sports Minster, Hon Elvis will today appear before the Presidential Commission of Inquiry to tell his side of the story surrounding the nation's appearance at the 2014 World Cup in Brazil.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
VIDEO: The last prisoner on Big Island
Julio de Almeida, 83, is the last prisoner on Big Island, Ilha Grande, off the coast of Rio de Janeiro in Brazil.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Senior Lecturers in Sustainable Architecture develop research and teaching links with Brazil
Dr.Paola Sassi and Maita Kessler, Senior Lecturers from the School of Architecture will deliver a second research and design workshop in Brazil.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Magnificent MSC Cruises are full steam ahead for fall
A cruise liner, the MSC Divina, carrying Mexican soccer fans along the coast of Brazil during the World Cup docked in Salvador on Saturday .
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Florianopolis - Brazil's Other Carnival Hot Spot
Most LGBT travelers know that Rio's Carnival is a white-hot and gay-popular event.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
World News Report
Military Satellite Communications Latin America- 2014: leading...
SMi Group is proud to present the launch of MilSatCom Latin America Conference, taking place on the 27th-28th of August 2014, in Rio de Janeiro.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Jacob's Pillow: Companhia Urbana de Dana Dancing is a personal matter
The street-smart members of Brazil's vibrant Companhia Urbana de Dana skillfully blend the steps of hip-hop and break dancing with the more traditional balletic and modern movements infused in their work by their leader, Sonia Destri Lie, the company's artistic director, as we learned last summer during the group's Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival ... (more)
Jacob Beckwith to spend year in Londrina, Brazil
Jacob Beckwith, the son of John and Jacque Beckwith, will leave his home in Franklin Township at the end of August to spend his junior year in high school in Londrina, Brazil.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Doctor Who in South Korea: Peter Capaldi and Jenna Coleman greeted by fans on world tour
The Korean leg of the world tour comes after the world premiere in Cardiff last week, when Capaldi and Coleman met fans on the red carpet The Doctor Who world tour touched down in South Korea, where hordes of screaming fans greeted stars Peter Capaldi and Jenna Coleman.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
The Jewish News Weekly
Pro-Israel rallies draw support in Paris, Brazil
The crowd, estimated by police at 8,000, gathered near the Israeli Embassy in Paris under heavy police guard on July 31, shouting, "Long live Israel," singing the anthems of Israel and France, and waving the flags of both countries.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Hamish Blake Hospitalised After Ant Stunt Goes Wrong
Australian Tv star Hamish Blake has been hospitalised in South America after a Tv stunt involving stinging ants went wrong.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
The Rio Times
U.S. Visa Delays Change Some Brazilian Travel Plans
Late last week the United States issued a statement saying it was having problems in its worldwide visa processing system and that delays were expected.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Shipping Rates Seen Rallying as Vale Iron Ore Cargoes Accelerate
Shipping rates are poised to rally in the second half of the year as Vale SA, the world's largest iron ore producer, drives up exports of the raw material, according to Commodore Research & Consultancy.
Sun Aug 03, 2014
The Rio Times
Mothers in Brazil in Hora do Mamaco 2014: Daily
On Saturday, August 2nd, the third edition of Hora do MamaA o, an event celebrating the importance of breastfeeding, saw mothers in cities across Brazil come together in groups to publicly breastfeed their children.
Argentine default to hit Brazil factories, Uruguay resorts
Argentina's debt default threatens to worsen trade tensions in South America, adding to the economic woes of Brazil in a tense election year and causing headaches in Uruguay as the Argentine economy looks likely to plunge deeper into recession.