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  1. Brazil to Monitor Improvement of Water Quality in Latin AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    15 min ago | Inter Press Service

    A technician from the State Environmental Institute of Rio de Janeiro monitors water quality in the Rodrigo de Freitas Lagoon in this Brazilian city.


  2. Wanted man ... Israel Folau playing against the All Blacks.Read the original story w/Photo

    25 min ago | The Age

    The Australian Rugby Union will dangle a sizeable carrot to lure the country's top players to sevens in the lead up to the Rio de Janeiro Olympics in 2016.


  3. Baby penguins make public debut at Aquarium of the Pacific in Long BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    46 min ago | Pasadena Star-News

    LONG BEACH >> The Aquarium of the Pacific introduced two new Magellanic Penguins to the public Wednesday as they waddled into the water for their first dive with the elders.


  4. VLAFF 2014: Lion's Heart offers a charming story of an unusual romanceRead the original story w/Photo

    48 min ago | The Georgia Straight

    When Buenos Aires lawyer Ivana Cornejo gets a voicemail message from Le n Godoy, she is taken aback at the sound of his voice.


  5. Jose Aldo admits he shoved Chad Mendes to promote UFC 179Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago |

    UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo is not a pay-per-view king, so he decided to spice things up heading to his rematch with Chad Mendes at UFC 179 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on Oct. 25. at Maracana stadium in Rio de Janeiro on Tuesday.


  6. Glover Teixeira: 'If I let this fight go to the judges, Phil Davis can have the victory'Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | BloodyElbow

    Glover Teixeira answered Phil Davis' complaints about having to deal with Brazilian judges in their upcoming bout at UFC 179 in Rio de Janeiro.


  7. Group of soccer parents sue FIFA over its handling of concussionsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Globe and Mail

    Germany's Thomas Mueller helps up teammate Christoph Kramer during their 2014 World Cup final against Argentina at the Maracana stadium in Rio de Janeiro on July 13, 2014.


  8. Teams line up for Charity Cup ties at Beeline ArenaRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Pnompenh Post

    The 2014 CBC Charity Cup will see fierce but friendly futsal battles at Beeline Arena this Sunday, with eight teams signed up to vie for the trophy and in doing so raising money to enter a Cambodian squad at this year's Homeless World Cup in Santiago, Chile.


  9. Why Brazil Telecom Player Oi Jumped 11%Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Barron's

    Shares of telecommunications company Oi rallied nearly 11% Wednesday after it indicated it could further consolidate Brazil's wireless business.


  10. Miley Cyrus Raises $200,000 for HomelessRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | WVII

    According to The New York Times , Miley's fundraising campaign for My Friend's Place, a Los Angeles organization that supports homeless young people on the streets, raised $200,000 in just two days.


  11. Rio de Janeiro: When to Register as a Volunteer for the 2016 Summer Olympics in RioRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Jaunted

    The 2016 Summer Olympics won't take place for two more years but planning is well underway, including the search for helpers.


  12. Oi Said to Seek Partners to Bid for Tim in Brazilian BreakupRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Oi SA, Brazil's fourth-biggest wireless carrier, is looking for partners to make a joint bid for Tim Participacoes SA and is only interested in taking part of its rival's assets, according to people familiar with the matter.


  13. Colangelo says USA looks to Harden as leaderRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | CBS Sports

    "Right now, I think I would look to Harden as that leader," USA Basketball chairman Jerry Colangelo said as his team continues to prepare for the tournament in which the winner earns an automatic berth in the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.


  14. Newcomer Silva blows past opposition rival to rank 2nd in Brazil's electionsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Daily Times

    RIO DE JANEIRO: The run for Brazil's presidency has seen a significant shift in the past two weeks, with newly-named candidate Marina Silva ranked second, said a poll released Tuesday.


  15. Miley Cyrus' homeless fundraising campaign reaches $200,000 In one dayRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | KRNV-TV Reno

    ... 1, and people who donate will be entered into a lottery to meet Cyrus during her Bangerz tour stop in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on Sept. 28.


  16. Stevenson wins gold to remain perfect internationallyRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | USA Today

    Stevenson wins gold to remain perfect internationally Shakur Stevenson kept his international record perfect in winning gold Wednesday in Nanjing, China Check out this story on Shakur Stevenson, one of the USA's top amateur boxers, kept his international record perfect when the 17-year-old flyweight won the gold ... (more)


  17. How the 1964 Democratic Conventionsank Atlantic CityRead the original story

    5 hrs ago |

    Even the late "positive thinking" avatar Norman Vincent Peale would have a tough slog finding optimism over Atlantic CityA s current state, what with gaming revenues running about half of what they were eight years ago and three casinos set to turn out their lights by mid-September.


  18. Club members share World Cup momentsRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    "Four magical days in Brazil," said pejoan , perfectly describing the experience offered members of its community during the 2014 FIFA World CupTM.


  19. Miley Cyrus comes to defense of wanted VMAs dateRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | SFGate

    Miley Cyrus has come to the defense of the homeless youth she took to the MTV Video Music Awards after it was revealed he is wanted by police in his native Oregon for a probation violation.


  20. UFC 177 Embedded Episode 2: Birthdays, Raiders, and RematchesRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | MMA Weekly

    ... Team Alpha Male to celebrate the birthday of teammate and co-main attraction Danny Castillo . Down in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, former belt-holder Renan Barao packs his bags for his trip to the U.S. and the most important quest of his life - ...