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  1. More on the cancellation of IndyCar's season-openerRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Motorsport.com

    Apparently there's more to the cancellation of INDYCAR's 2015 season-opening race, which was intended to occur at the Autodromo Nelson Piquet at Brasilia, the capitol of Brazil. It's all about money.

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  2. Cuadrado on his way to Chelsea, says Fiorentina coachRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    Colombia's James Rodriguez celebrates with teammate Colombia's Juan Cuadrado after scoring his side's first goal during the group C World Cup soccer match between Colombia and Ivory Coast at the Estadio Nacional in Brasilia, Brazil, Thursday, June 19, 2014. Colombia's James Rodriguez celebrates with teammate Colombia's Juan Cuadrado after scoring his side's first goal during the group C World Cup soccer match between Colombia and Ivory Coast at the Estadio Nacional in Brasilia, Brazil, Thursday, June 19, 2014.

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  3. Brazil Indy race cancelled because of costRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    The IndyCar Series opener scheduled for March in Brazil was cancelled after public prosecutors warned it would cost the local government too much and waste public funds, organisers said on Friday. The government said prosecutors recommended the cancellation because the race was "not in the best interest of society," and there was a "clear inversion in the priorities for public spending."

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  4. Brazilian officials say canceled IndyCar race was too costlyRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Daily Journal

    The IndyCar Series opener scheduled for March in Brazil was canceled after public prosecutors warned it would cost the local government too much and waste public funds, organizers said on Friday. The government said prosecutors recommended the cancellation because the race was "not in the best interest of society," and there was a "clear inversion in the priorities for public spending."

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  5. Hotel and Vehicles for Biden's New Year's Day Brazil Visit: $421KRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | The Weekly Standard

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  6. Brazilian organizers say IndyCar opener has been canceledRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    The television network promoting the event released a brief statement saying the decision was made "unilaterally" by the local government in Brasilia. Brasilia officials did not immediately announce their reasons for the cancellation, but local media said the government determined that the event did not make sense financially.

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  7. Brazil to Sign Pantsir-S1 Air Defense Deal With Russia by Mid-2015Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | DefenceTalk News

    Brazil and Russia could sign a contract on the delivery of Russian Pantsir-S1 air defense systems to the Latin American country as early as in the first half of 2015, Brazilian Ambassador to Russia Antonio Jose Vallim Guerreiro said on Wednesday. "We hope very much that the contract will be signed this semester because the discussions are very advanced Signing the contract is going to be a very important achievement," Guerreiro said in an exclusive interview with RIA Novosti.

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  8. Rio 2016 Olympic torch relay to visit 250 cities in BrazilRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    Mario Andrada, director for communications of the Organizing Committee of Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games, presides over a press conference providing the preliminary information on Olympic torch relay in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Jan. 29, 2015. The relay is scheduled to be conducted in 250 cities, including Brasilia, the capital of Brazil, and all of the capital cities of the Brazilian states.

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  9. Promoter Cancels Brazil IndyCar EventRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | National Speed Sport News

    The promoter of the Verizon IndyCar Series season opener scheduled for March 8 in Brasilia, Brazil, has unexpectedly canceled the event. "Today's announcement by BAND that the March 8 INDYCAR race in Brasilia was cancelled was both unexpected and disappointing," the statement read.

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  10. IndyCar opening race in Brazil has been canceledRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | USA Today

    The season-opening IndyCar Series race scheduled for March 8 in Brasilia has been canceled, according to Band TV, the Brazilian channel set to broadcast the event. IndyCar opener in Brazil has been canceled The season-opening IndyCar Series race scheduled for March 8 in Brasilia has been canceled, according to Band TV, the Brazilian channel set to broadcast the event.

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  11. IndyCar season takes a hit, loses Brazil roundRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Motorsport.com

    If you bought plane tickets and hotels for the Verizon IndyCar Series season starter at Brasilia next month, now would be a good time to check and see if you can cancel, because news reports coming from that country on Thursday indicate the race is off. BAND TV, which has been working with the series for a number of years and featuring programs about the many Brazilian natives that compete in INDYCAR and its ladder series, was the promoter of the event.

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  12. Torch relay going to almost 250 cities before Rio 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Star Online

    The 2016 Olympic torch relay will pass through nearly 250 cities in Brazil, giving 90 percent of the population the chance to see it, before finishing in Rio. "The torch will go to all corners of Brazil, to the furthest and most difficult points, to allow the Brazilian people to participate," organising committee president Carlos Nuzman told reporters at a launch event on Thursday.

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  13. Brazil has no favorites in possible telecom tie-up -sourceRead the original story

    Yesterday | Reuters

    Brazil's government has no preferred model for consolidation of the country's telecom market, a source told Reuters on Thursday, leaving behind the days when Brazilian telecom company Oi SA was held up as a "national champion". As long as companies continue investing in their networks and offering competitive services, the government is not concerned about the widely anticipated shift from four major carriers to three, the source said on condition of anonymity.

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  14. Report: IndyCar's season-opener canceled by Brazilian officialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Indianapolis Business News

    Brazilian organizers say the IndyCar Series opener scheduled for March 8 in the nation's capital has been canceled.

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  15. 'E' is for 'Eames'...Learn the A to Z of architectureRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CNN

    The Swiss-born French godfather of modernism -- real name Charles-Edouard Jeanneret-Gris -- set the template for the "International Style's" clean geometric forms in concrete and ste He designed more than 75 buildings in 12 different countries, but these creations are swamped by hundreds of incredibly ambitious, never-built plans for buildings and citi But he has also divided critics right down the line.

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  16. Olympics-Torch relay going to almost 250 cities before Rio 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Peninsula

    The 2016 Olympic torch relay will pass through nearly 250 cities in Brazil, giving 90 percent of the population the chance to see it, before finishing in Rio The torch will go to all corners of Brazil, to the furthest and most difficult points, to allow the Brazilian people to participate," organising committee president Carlos Nuzman told reporters at a launch event on Thursday The relay will pass through the capitals of all the 26 states, plus the federal district of Brasilia, via a route of 20,000 kilometres and last about 100 days The federal government is working on security together with local and state governments for all the places the torch will pass," he explained before adding that the plans "should put everyone at ease A recent survey by Mexican advocacy group Citizen Council for Public Security and Criminal Justice found Brazil had 19 of the world's 50 most dangerous cities ... (more)

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  17. Brazil's Rousseff backs austerity and ending corruptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Vallejo News

    Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff speaks during a cabinet meeting at the official residence Granja do Torto in Brasilia, on January 27, 2015 Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff speaks during a cabinet meeting at the official residence Granja do Torto in Brasilia, on January 27, 2015 Brazil's leftist President Dilma Rousseff, elected to a second term in October despite overseeing four years of sluggish growth, Tuesday stressed the need for lower spending to balance the books and urged an end to corruption. "Having the public accounts in order is necessary to keep inflation under control, bolster economic growth and provide a sustainable guarantee of jobs and wages," Rousseff said after talks with her new cabinet.

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  18. Brazil's Rousseff urges cabinet to back belt-tighteningRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Buenos Aires Herald

    Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff speaks during a cabinet meeting at the official residence Granja do Torto in Brasilia, on January 27, 2015. Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff has urged her cabinet to embrace fiscal belt-tightening and other measures aimed at restoring business confidence and growth in her second term.

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  19. First multi-channel automation system by VSN in Brazil celebrates 5th AnniversaryRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Advanced-television.com

    The project is based on the VSNMULTICOM suite of applications as the central system for broadcasting management. It controls Nexios HD servers , tres 4S' 1800 Master Switcher, a Capela switch master from Thompson, a couple of Betacam VTRs and a character generator.

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  20. Brazil risks recession as central bank bucks global trendRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | Daily Times

    SAO PAULO/BRASILIA: Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff's crusade to win back investor confidence has entrusted policymakers with the tough mission of hiking interest rates while major central banks cut them, raising the prospect of another recession in Latin America's biggest economy. As it boosted the benchmark Selic rate to 12.25 percent on Wednesday, the third consecutive rate hike since Rousseff won re-election in October, Brazil's central bank sought to deliver on its pledge to do "whatever it takes" to bring down inflation currently running at about 6.5 percent annually.

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