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  1. Boca, River to meet in Libertadores round of 16Read the original story

    Yesterday | Xinhuanet

    Boca Juniors will meet local rivals River Plate in the opening knockout round of the Copa Libertadores, South American football governing body Conmebol said on Thursday. The Buenos Aires giants will clash at River's Estadio Monumental on May 7 before the return leg at Boca's Bombonera a week later.

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  2. Boca vs River highlights start of Copa Libertadores playoffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Boca Juniors vs. River Plate will highlight the start of the knockout round of the Copa Libertadores. There will also be two high-profile matchups between Brazilian clubs, but defending champion San Lorenzo, the Pope's team, will not have a chance to repeat its triumph from a year ago after an early elimination.

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  3. Bolivia: Voters reaffirm 'process of change', but warn Morales' partyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | Green Left Weekly

    Up to 90% of the electorate voted in Bolivia's "local" elections on March 29 for governors, mayors and departmental assembly and municipal council members throughout the country. The governing Movement for Socialism of left-wing President Evo Morales once again emerged as the only party with national representation.

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  4. Wanchope scores twice in key Hurac n winRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Buenos Aires Herald

    Ramn Wanchope Abila scored twice yesterday to lead Huracn to a 3-1 win over Cruzeiro at the Toms Adolfo Duc stadium for the second to last round of the Group Three of the Libertadores Cup. Abila scored in the 14th and 25th minutes.

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  5. Apr 14, Bolivia's Dia de Ninos - Kids DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Bella's Bolivia Blog

    When I first walked around Sucre, I could not help but notice the children and how well they are attended to. Kids are everywhere, from babies to college aged, generally happy and healthy, well-dressed and well-mannered.

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  6. Team in Bolivia's Top Flight Fields 7 Kids Against 11 Adults, Farce EnsuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | BleacherReport

    Sucre were so incensed that the league refused to cancel the match and allow them to prepare for a big The league eventually awarded Bolivar the standard 3-0 victory usually given for unfulfilled fixtures, and the supporters who watched the debacle were all given refunds.

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  7. Bolivian top flight side fields team of seven teenagers in protest at league decisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Yahoo!

    Universitario de Sucre were so incensed at a decision of the Bolivian league that they staged a magnificent protest - despite knowing it would cost them a match. You may never have heard of Universitario de Sucre, but in Bolivian football they are one of the big cheeses.

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  8. Getting rid of soccer spectatorsRead the original story

    Monday Apr 13 | Buenos Aires Herald

    First they stopped fans of visiting teams going to matches - a measure designed to stop hooliganism in stadiums which did nothing of the sort as clubs found ways to let visiting fans in anyway. Now they are closing stadiums completely to spectators where there had been incidents, another measure which does more harm than good and allows more corruption in to the Argentine Football Association and political interference.

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  9. A crucial week of Libertadores actionRead the original story

    Monday Apr 13 | Buenos Aires Herald

    Eagle-eyed observers of the new 30-team strong top flight may have noticed that several teams have been taking a rather nonchalant approach to their domestic commitments. Unfamiliar surnames dot team-sheets, as the established stars are given the weekend off to rest and watch the substitutes strut their stuff.

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  10. Tim Vickery's Notes from Brazil: Where Flamengo lead, will others follow?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | World Soccer

    Why is it that Flamengo of Rio are capable of filling stadiums thousands of miles away in the North East of Brazil? The answer surely lies in the 1930s, a key moment for Brazilian football and society. It was when professionalism was introduced, transforming once and for all the elite nature of the game's early years.

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  11. Cruzeiro edge towards Copa Libertadores knockout berthRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 9 | Newkerala.com

    Brazil's Cruzeiro moved a step closer to securing a place in the Copa Libertadores football tournament's knockout phase by defeating Venezuela's Mineiros de Guayana 3-0. Forward Giorgian de Arrascaeta opened the scoring in the 13th minute at the Mineirao stadium with a bicycle kick after Mayke's looping header on Wednesday, reports Xinhua.

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  12. Clothes swap party held to raise money for charity trip to BoliviaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | Watford Observer

    Cat Morrision, of Fleetwood Wat, South Oxhey raised nearly A 100 at the event on Monday in the First Bushey Heath Scout Group in Little Bushey Lane. People paid A 5 entrance fee and had to bring three to ten items of clothes, shoes and accessories, which they could swap for as many items as they liked.

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  13. Mar 28, Stones and Elbow GreaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | Bella's Bolivia Blog

    Many years ago I did road construction for a sub contractor of Florida Power and Light in Miami. Here in Sucre sidewalks are being replaced and reconstructed.

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  14. Mar 22, Which is the best domestic airline in Bolivia?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2015 | Bella's Bolivia Blog

    Can anyone let me know what is the best domestic airline in Bolivia. Ie Value, reliability, safety, comfort, etc. We will be travelling between La Paz, Uyuni and Sucre. Any help would be much appreciated. Thanks.

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  15. Mar 16, Give and be GivenRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | Bella's Bolivia Blog

    Sucre is not a "give and take" world as much as most feel in life in general. I did two little things last week without having to think and certainly without much effort.

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  16. 7 Must-See Sights in BoliviaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | Fodor's

    Because it's surrounded by some of the top destinations in South America, such as Argentina , Brazil , and Chile , the small, landlocked country of Bolivia is often overlooked by travelers heading down south. The country continues to struggle to find its place within the tourism market, and with its own financial and political issues at hand, tourism hasn't been the government's priority.

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  17. Mar 5, A la Roca...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | Bella's Bolivia Blog

    One of the first things I noticed in Sucre is the amount of reconstruction that is going on and how it is done very carefully without much street blockage and inconveniences. Another is the amount done by hand and the use of natural resources.

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  18. Feb 22, The Garbage TruckRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2015 | Bella's Bolivia Blog

    When I was young in Miami this same type of garbage truck would drive through the neighborhoods and commercial areas as well with guys on the back that would go into the back yards and alleys to empty those standard galvanized cans into a larger one, turning the empty upside down and placing the lid just any where as part of the cities services and man has that changed. Now people have large plastic bins they roll out to the curb and an automated truck comes and grabs it with a big arm and dumps it without getting out of the truck and commercial establishments are mandated to dumpster service at very high costs.

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  19. Feb 18, 2-17-2015 Six Fascinating Facts About Bolivia That Will Impress Your FriendsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | Bella's Bolivia Blog

    Hello and welcome back to the Bolivia for Kids Blog. This week we are going to tell you a few facts about Bolivia that will impress your friends.

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  20. Feb 17, Carnival in Sucre, BoliviaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | Bella's Bolivia Blog

    It is time for Carnival in Sucre and I was expecting a weekend or so but it starts about three weeks before Lent and it is throughout all of Bolivia. To describe it would be to combine Marti Gras, Halloween, St Patricks Day, and the Forth of July with a Bolivian cultural spin and parade after parade after parade.

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