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  1. Ronaldinho hails Deco after missing flight for testimonialRead the original story

    35 min ago | Nerve News

    " The 34-year-old had been given permission by his club Atletico Mineiro to take a week off to play in the match, which ended in a 4-4 draw."


  2. Friday Sports In BriefRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    Ramunas Navardauskas of Lithuania led a late breakaway in a downpour to win the 19th Stage of the Tour de France on Friday after hitching a ride with his Garmin-Sharp teammates.


  3. Brazilian Red Cross Embezzles Over US$11 Million From DonationsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Malaysian National News Agency

    RIO DE JANEIRO, July 26 -- An audit has revealed Brazil's Red Cross embezzled more than US$11 million from donated funds from 2010 to 2012, Xinhua news agency reports quoting local media.


  4. FIFA rejects calls to strip Russia of World CupRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    Soccer a FIFA rejected calls to move the 2018 World Cup from Russia, saying the tournament "can achieve positive change."


  5. Brazilian painter Cristina Canale opens a new exhibit at Galeria Nara RoeslerRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Art Daily

    ... Roesler, SA o Paulo, Brazil, 2011); and Arredores e rastros (Museum of Modern Art of Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 2010). Brazilian institutions such as the SA o Paulo State Art Gallery (Pinacoteca); the Museum of Modern Art of Rio de


  6. Rule change: Blood and bumps at Commonwealth GamesRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Pocono Record

    It was the first bout of the boxing competition at the Commonwealth Games. Within minutes, Mathew Martin of Nauru had a large lump on his head from a punch.


  7. Spina bifida no match for Central Texas powerlifterRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KXAN-TV Austin

    Under the shade of a barn in Elgin, the sounds of summer are broken up by the clanking of iron.


  8. Interview with pianist Arnaldo CohenRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago |

    In the coming months, we will be featuring interviews with musicians of various backgrounds.


  9. Air Algerie crash wipes out entire familiesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    Everyone on board an Air Algerie passenger plane that crashed in Mali died in the tragedy, which completely wiped out several families, France announced on Friday.


  10. Toulouse set to sign Brazilian defenderRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Nerve News

    " He originally struggled for first-team chances but has been a regular at left-back since the appointment of Ricardo Gareca as coach in May." Rio de Janeiro, July 26 - Brazilian defender William Matheus is set to join France's Toulouse on a permanent deal, media reports said Friday.


  11. Maradona rips Argentina's World Cup performanceRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    Diego Maradona has slammed Argentina's second-place finish in the World Cup, saying the team "did not play at all."


  12. It's (Un)Official: Pope Likely Coming to PhiladelphiaRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago |

    Pope Francis is almost definitely coming to the World Meeting of Families in Philadelphia next September.


  13. 7s contractRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Fiji Times

    ... Fiji 7s coach Ben Ryan said they hoped to retain the top players for the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Fiji 7s was the only top team in the International Rugby Board 7s circuit which did not have contracted players. "The bottom tier ...


  14. Andre Santos seen back at Flamengo's training groundRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Sambafoot

    The saga involving the full-back's prolonged exit from Flamengo appears set to be drawn out even further after the 31-year-old was seen at the clubs training complex in Ninho do Urubu on Thursday.


  15. World Cup Boosts Brazil Tourist ReceiptsRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    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.


  16. Huge thunderstorms pose big risks but bad weather alone rarely causes jetliners to crashRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    Debris is seen at the crash site of Air Algerie flight AH5017 near the northern Mali town of Gossi, July 24, 2014.


  17. Diego Maradona rips Argentina for not winning World CupRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    Former Argentina star and head coach, Diego Maradona, is not happy with his country's second-place finish at the World Cup.


  18. Aussie halts Scottish judo medal spreeRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    An Australian teenager has stood in the way of host Scotland's impressive streak of medal success in the Commonwealth Games judo.


  19. World Cup over, but some Argentines won't go homeRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    Rio de Janeiro a Lucas Bazan Pontoni rifled through his pockets for the 45-cent lunch fee as he stood in line at a downtown soup kitchen.


  20. PrEP gets seal of approval in new study - Adherence still the key factorRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Seattle Gay News

    The study, released at the International AIDS Conference in Melbourne, Australia, and simultaneously published in The Lancet medical journal, involved 1,600 HIV-negative men who have sex with men and Transgender women in 11 locations, including Chicago, San Francisco, Boston, Thailand, Rio de Janeiro, and Cape Town.