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  1. UPDATE 1-Moody's could wait until 2016 to decide on Brazil ratingRead the original story

    47 min ago | Reuters

    ... August, making it nearly impossible for the government to achieve its key fiscal target this year. President Dilma Rousseff, who is leading opinion polls, has said she has no plans to radically alter policies if re-elected for a second, four-year ...

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  2. Can Election Put Brazil Back on Path to Fast Growth?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Wall Street Journal

    Brazilians face many options in the Oct. 5 vote, but for economists and investors the options are clear: It is reform or die. Some economists say that even if incumbent President Dilma Rousseff is re-elected, she will be forced to undertake reforms to keep the economy from cratering.

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  3. Why Petroleo Brasileiro Petrobas (PBR) Stock Continues to Decline TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | TheStreet.com

    ... trading on Tuesday, as the stock continues to drop following recent Brazilian election data showing President Dilma Rousseff is leading her opponent Marina Silva in the polls by several points. On Monday, polling firm MDA said Rousseff has 47.7% of ...

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  4. The Third Way's Second ChanceRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Project Syndicate

    ... in their respective countries. In Brazil's upcoming presidential election, both of the incumbent Dilma Rousseff's main opponents are advocating policies that hark back to the good old days. In the case of AA cio Neves, who belongs to Cardoso's ...

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  5. UPDATE 1-Brazilian government has massive deficit as spending risesRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Reuters

    The Brazilian central government posted its fourth straight primary budget deficit in August, making it nearly impossible for President Dilma Rousseff's administration to reach a key fiscal target this year as spending picks up before elections. The country had a central government primary deficit of 10.423 billion reais in August, its Treasury Department said on Tuesday, far above the gap of 2.197 billion reais in July.

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  6. Putting A Rule-Based Buy On Hold With Risks Of Steeper Losses In The iShares MSCI Brazil Capped ETFRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    ... weeks later. Opposition candidate Marina Silva is a late-comer to the race and is giving incumbent President Dilma Rousseff a run for her money. If Silva manages to win, it will likely throw a lot of established economic and industrial policies into ...

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  7. Asia stocks unsettled by sluggish factoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    ... Bovespa index notched its biggest one-day drop in more than three years after a poll showed President Dilma Rousseff gaining on challenger Marina Silva ahead of Sunday's election. Asian markets got no help from Wall Street, where the Dow closed down ...

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  8. Brazilian gunman frees hostage, surrendersRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Big News Network.com

    ... Santos led the man onto a 13th floor balcony and ranted a series of demands including the ouster of President Dilma Rousseff. When police negotiators began talks with him, Dos Santos said his demands had to be met by 6 p.m., but he decided to ...

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  9. Exclusive - U.S., Brazil close to ending cotton trade rift: sourcesRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | West Australian

    ... States and Brazil were strained last year by revelations the National Security Agency spied on President Dilma Rousseff with secret Internet surveillance programs made known in documents leaked by former NSA analyst Edward Snowden. Diplomatic talks ...

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  10. Global Markets-Asia stocks unsettled by HK, sluggish China factoriesRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... Bovespa index notched its biggest one-day drop in more than three years after a poll showed President Dilma Rousseff gaining on challenger Marina Silva ahead of Sunday's election. The Bovespa fell 4.5 percent. Asian markets got no help from Wall ...

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  11. Report: The Nogueira Brothers Narrowly Escape Ongoing Hostage Situation in Brasilia HotelRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Cage Potato

    ... for 'the fall of Dilma' among other things." Dilma, of course, refers to Brazil's 36th and current President Dilma Rousseff. A spokesman for the Brasilian police stated that it has not yet been confirmed whether the white cylinders seen on the ...

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  12. Asian stocks unsettled by Hong Kong protest, sluggish China dataRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Mydigitalfc.com

    ... Bovespa index notched its biggest one-day drop in more than three years after a poll showed President Dilma Rousseff gaining on challenger Marina Silva ahead of Sunday's election. The Bovespa fell 4.5%. DOLLAR ON A ROLL The US dollar hovered at a ...

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  13. Anti-gay remarks at debate spark anger in BrazilRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | KEPR CBS 19

    ... the center-right Brazilian Labor Renewal Party, gets equal airtime in presidential debates as President Dilma Rousseff, her main opponent Marina Silva and four other presidential hopefuls. During the debate, candidate Luciana Genro asked Fidelix why ...

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  14. Rousseff Takes Lead in MDA Poll as Brazilian Vote NearsRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    Brazil 's President Dilma Rousseff has pulled out ahead and would win next month's election against former Environment Minister Marina Silva in an MDA poll. Rousseff has 47.7 percent support against 38.7 percent for Silva in a probable runoff election, according to the Sept.

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  15. Rousseff to tour Olympic venue with vote in daysRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Washington Examiner

    Brazil President Dilma Rousseff, in a close race for re-election, is touring the main venue for Rio de Janeiro's 2016 Olympic Games with voting just days away. Local organizing committee officials say Rousseff will visit the site of the Olympic Park on Tuesday with Rio Mayor Eduardo Paes and International Olympic Committee inspectors in town checking progress on the venue construction, which has been slow getting started but now appears to be moving at a quicker pace.

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  16. Five Obamas, 'Crazy Dick' star in Brazil...Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Suria

    ... But with the country likely to be divided in the wake of a neck-and-neck presidential race between incumbent Dilma Rousseff and popular environmentalist Marina Silva, the likelihood of deep reforms is slim for now. "I'm not optimistic. Changing ...

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  17. Brazilian gunman frees hostage, turns self in to policeRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    ... Santos led the man onto a 13th-floor balcony and ranted a series of demands including the ouster of President Dilma Rousseff. When police negotiators began talks with him at noon, Dos Santos told authorities that his demands had to be met by 6 p.m., ...

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  18. Man takes hostage in Brasilia, allegedly demands Brazil's president to step downRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    An armed man took a hotel employee hostage Monday in Brazil's capital Brasilia, demanding that President Dilma Rousseff step down from power, according to leading news website G1. The hostage taker seized a male employee of the St. Peter Hotel, forced him to wear what appeared to be a vest lined with sticks of dynamite, handcuffed him and led him out to a balcony on the 13th floor of the building.

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  19. Brazil heads into white-knuckle presidential race a " Bolivia, Uruguay followRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

    With less than a week to go before Sunday's Brazilian presidential election, the only thing that seems certain is that it's too close to call and is likely to be determined in a runoff. Recent polls show President Dilma Rousseff in a virtual dead heat if the election goes to the second round with environmental activist Marina Silva.

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  20. Rousseff extends lead over Silva in Brazil election pollRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Buenos Aires Herald

    President of Brazil Dilma Rousseff's expected victory margin over closest rival Marina Silva has surged to 9 percentage points in a second-round runoff in the upcoming presidential election, an opinion poll showed, causing stocks and the real currency to tumble. Rousseff would win the runoff with 47.7 percent of the votes against 38.7 percent for Silva, polling firm MDA said, widening her lead from the one-point advantage she had in the previous survey by the firm last week.

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