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Rio favela continues to reap fruits from World Youth Day
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Jul 28, 2014 / 04:02 am .- After nearly two years of preparation, Father Jos Almy Gomes, 40, almost wasn't ready for Pope Francis' World Youth Day pilgrimage to Rio de Janeiro.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Wall Street Journal
World Cup Boosts Brazil Tourist Receipts
Rio de Janeiro-International tourists who came to Brazil for the World Cup soccer championships helped the nation's tourism industry post higher receipts for June.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
International Business Times
232 Teeth Extracted from a Teenager: World Record
The persistent pain and swelling on the right side of his mouth led him to travel from his village to the city in search of medical help.
Armacao dos Buzios
Is a resort town and a municipality located in the state of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
The Rio Times
Studying Architecture in Rio de Janeiro Drawls Interest
Reports on building issues during the World Cup and speculation of delayed preparation for the 2016 Olympics has made infrastructure a focal topic in current Brazilian news.
Arizona man dies in Brazil after World Cup
Arizona man dies in Brazil after World Cup Max Mendoza was hiking when he apparently fell into a ravine in the Tijuca Forest.
Off-season bargains for optimists
Travelers will find deep discounts in Arizona in the summer. Just be 100% sure there's a pool on site.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
The Rio Times
World Cup Injects R$4.4B into Rio Economy: Daily
According to data released by the Brazilian Association for the Hotel Industry , 886,000 tourists traveled to Rio de Janeiro for the World Cup and revenue gained from this influx of visitors greatly exceeded expectations.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Buenos Aires Herald
Locals greet albiceleste, those abroad take the long way home
Thousands of the 100,000 Argentines who invaded Rio de Janeiro to accompony the Argentine side through the 2014 World Cup final against Germany began their long 3,000-kilometre journey home yesterday.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Beautiful time-lapse video of Brazil taken from space
Several astronauts aboard the International Space Station have shared their love of futbol during the 2014 World Cup in Brazil.
Sun Jul 13, 2014
Italian referee at World Cup final
"Rizzoli started his career as a referee in 1998 in Italian Serie C and emerged to the international level in 2007."
Sat Jul 12, 2014
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Fri Jul 11, 2014
Buenos Aires Herald
Cheering Argentina in Rio could cost up to $129 thousand pesos
A snap of an online ad offering a ticket for 129 thousands pesos and reading "Ingreso seguro" .
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Brazilian women celebrate WCup bonanza of men
A woman from Brazil and a man from Argentina dance samba at the World Cup Fan Fest 2014, on Copacabana beach, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Wednesday, July 9, 2014.
Northern Michigan News
Merkel to travel to Brazil for World Cup final
Chancellor Angela Merkel will travel to the World Cup final in Brazil to watch Germany attempt to lift the trophy on Sunday.
Malaysian National News Agency
Etihad Airways Expands Travel Options To, From South America
Etihad Airways in partnership with Brazil's Gol Linhas Aereas Inteligentes is offering passengers greater access to South America following the implementation of a code-share partnership agreement, Emirates News Agency reported.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Family of Vinicius De Moraes Releases Statement on Broadway Bound Musical Adaptation of Black Orpheus
As BWW reported yesterday , Producers Stephen Byrd , Alia Jones -Harvey , and Paula Marie Black announced that the new Broadway bound musical stage adaptation of Black Orpheus will feature a book by Pulitzer Prize winner Lynn Nottage and will be directed by multi Tony Award winner George C. Wolfe .
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Why Google's Waze Is Helping Local Governments Track Users
The department of transport control room for the city of Rio De Janeiro. In the photo below, a real-time map from travel app Moovit is up on the big screen.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
Second surprise of this dramatic Cup
The dramatic entertainment provided by the 2014 World Cup finals has been one happy surprise in Brazil; another has been the comparative absence of the street demonstrations that exploded across the land during last summer's Confederations Cup warm-up.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
The London Free Press
At midfield with Morris: A World Cup diary
It took two tries but on the second one we finally made it up the mountain to see the iconic concrete Jesus, the massive Christ the Redeemer statue on Corcovado mountain that overlooks Rio de Janeiro.