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  1. Angry protesters in Brazil burn buses over killingRead the original story

    36 min ago |

    Angry residents of city near Rio de Janeiro have torched four buses to protest the death of a man killed by a bullet on his way to a Good Friday church service.


  2. Youth Ocean Summit Highlighted by...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Samoa News

    The Department of Commerce's American Samoa Coastal Management Program and Fagatele Bay National Marine Sanctuary, held its very first 'Youth Ocean Summit' yesterday morning at the Governor H. Rex Lee Auditorium, that was attended by approx.


  3. With gold medal comes expectations for KU's Diamond DixonRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    ... finishing seventh in the 2012 U.S. Olympic Trials, Stigler has set his sights on the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. "I'm young and I'm still growing, paying attention to details," Stigler said. "The thing with the 400 hurdles, you learn ...


  4. Easter deaths spark Brazil protestsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | BBC News

    Residents of a poor neighbourhood near the Brazilian city of Rio de Janeiro have set fire to vehicles in protest at the deaths of two people in incidents involving the police.


  5. Church re-energized under Pope Francis, Peninsula Catholics say | With VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... residents, such as Cheri Andersen, had the opportunity to see Pope Francis at World Youth Day in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, in July. The event brings together Catholic youth from around the world. About 3 million people were crowded together on ...


  6. Buses, cars burned in Brazil protest against policeRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago |

    Four buses, a truck and two cars were burned in Brazil when demonstrators took to the streets to protest the deaths of two young men during police actions.


  7. VIDEO: Rio Olympics: Reason to be concernedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 17 | Newsday

    In September 2013 Thomas Bach was elected as president of the International Olympic Committee.


  8. No end to the viewsRead the original story

    Jan 12, 2011 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    Lush, green and spectacularly beautiful, San Francisco's Lands End feels like it has been one of the world's most scenic spots forever.


  9. Angry protesters in Brazil burn buses over killingRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    Angry residents of city near Rio de Janeiro have torched four buses to protest the death of a man killed by a bullet on his way to a Good Friday church service.


  10. Catholics In Latin America Pay Tribute To Christ During Holy WeekRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | The Huffington Post

    ... of the Passion of Christ on Good Friday during Holy Week celebrations in the Rocinha slum of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Friday, April 18, 2014. Roman Catholics throughout Latin America and the Caribbean are paying tribute to Jesus Christ in Holy Week ...


  11. Massive Herd Of Hippos Faces Off With Hundreds Of Crocodiles In Epic Battle Of The BeastsRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Switched

    This epic standoff was captured by photographer Marc Mol in 2011 during a trip over Zambia's South Luangwa National Park .


  12. Brazilian club faces exclusion for abandoning gameRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    Brazil's sports tribunal says the club that abandoned a second-division match claiming it had a court order allowing it to play in the top flight could face exclusion from the championship.


  13. Powerful 7.5 magnitude quake strikes off...Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Suria

    A powerful earthquake with a magnitude of 7.5 struck off Papua New Guinea late Saturday night, the US Geological Survey said.


  14. Everest avalanche death toll reaches 13Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Suria

    Rescuers on Mount Everest found the body of a 13th Nepalese guide on Saturday as authorities ruled out hope of finding any more survivors from the deadliest accident ever on the world's highest peak.


  15. Leading military and industry experts to meet in Rio de Janeiro in...Read the original story

    11 hrs ago | World News Report

    The 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, Brazil.


  16. Going to the Movies in Rio this Easter Weekend: DailyRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Rio Times

    Movie theaters in Rio de Janeiro are offering a wide range of options for movie buffs of all ages during this holiday weekend.


  17. FIFA Executive Ricardo Teixeira's Daughter Recieves Suspicious Cash PaymentRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    The daughter of former FIFA executive committee member Ricardo Teixeira had more than 2 million deposited into a bank account set up in her name on June 22, 2011, when she was just 10 years old.


  18. Can Rio tame its notorious favelas in time for the World Cup?Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Globe and Mail

    Impoverished migrants who moved to Rio to serve its wealthy elites staked out shelter on the steep hills around the city, leading to the hallmark architecture of the first favelas.


  19. The irresistible influence of Don GaboRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Buenos Aires Herald

    Well, it was a chronicle foretold and widely expected. Don Gabo is dead - the literary beacon of my generation, Pisces in the zodiac and surely the most extraordinary narrator in the Spanish language of the 20th century together with Jorge Luis Borges, if in a different key.


  20. The circus is coming to townRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

    Next week, Hadera-based circus troupe ON was meant to be rehearsing in France before going on tour to South America.