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1 hr ago | AIDS Research and Therapy

Effectiveness of first-line antiretroviral therapy in the IPEC cohort, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

While Brazil has had a long-standing policy of free access to antiretroviral therapy for all in need, the epidemiological impact of ART on human immunodeficiency virus RNA suppression in this middle-income country has not been well evaluated.

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4 hrs ago | West Australian

KPMG refuses to approve BES accounts, warns of further loss

Auditor KPMG has refused to approve bailed-out Banco Espirito Santo's first-half report and accounts, published on Monday, citing the bank's failure to provide adequate information on its financial position and also warned of possible further losses.

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8 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

Suspected 'snakeheads' face prosecution in Guangdong

Nearly 500 people paid at least US$17,000 each to be smuggled off the mainland for either Brazil or Panama, police in Jiangmen say "Snakehead" is the nickname in Chinese for an organiser of human trafficking, charging huge amounts to people or families hoping for new lives abroad.

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Sun Aug 31, 2014

AME Info

Emerson expands capabilities in Saudi Arabia

Emerson Process Management has expanded the capabilities of its Jubail facility in Saudi Arabia to include the production, testing, and servicing of pressure reducing regulators.

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Canada.com

Inside Noiva do Cordeiro - a remote Brazilian village where nearly all the residents are women

The village of Noiva do Cordeiro is nestled in Belo Vale, which translates as "beautiful valley."

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Courier News

Gerdau's Sayreville steel mill continues to thriveGerdau's Sayreville ...

Gerdau's Sayreville steel mill continues to thrive Gerdau Sayreville is the only steel mill still operating in New Jersey, officials said.

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Newkerala.com

Racism in football 'a plague', says Brazil president

Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff has said racism in football has become "a plague" following the latest incident to hit the country's domestic competition.

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Sydney Morning Herald

Best of the world - September 1, 2014

A man flashes the V sign as he drives a motorcycle with his owl and dog at the Rocinha favela in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

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Detroit Free Press

Foreign students boost Michigan universities, local economies

Wayne State University student Gabriel Da Silva Gratival, from Sao Paulo, Brazil, is welcomed by engineering professor and graduate chair Ratna Babu Chinnam on Friday.

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Sat Aug 30, 2014

KWQC-TV Davenport

Silva surges ahead of Brazil's presidential vote

The U.S. Forest Service says a pair of wildfires sparked by lightning nearly three weeks ago continues to grow while threatening as many as 250 homes in far Northern California.

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Daily Times

Silva widens lead ahead of Brazil presidential election

BRASILIA: Environmentalist Marina Silva has widened her lead over President Dilma Rousseff to 10 percentage points in what could be a likely runoff in Brazil's October election, a survey by polling firm Datafolha showed on Friday.

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Examiner.com

On the scene: Budweiser hosts 'Made Underground' studio session

On the birthday of the late great Michael Jackson , Aug. 29, 2014, the studio he called home for several years was occupied by a wave of eclectic street musicians, supercharged hit makers, and Budweiser beer and of course, Examiner.com was on the scene.

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Hispanically Speaking

China's Chery Automobile Inaugurates First Plant in Brazil

Chinese automaker Chery Automobile Co. has inaugurated a plant in the southeastern Brazilian city of Jacarei, its first in the South American country.

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Newkerala.com

Brazil's Gremio bans five fans over racist abuse

Brazilian club Gremio have banned its five fans from attending home matches after they were found to be involved in racially abusing a player.

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Science

An affordable price tag for saving Brazil's Atlantic rainforest

Saving biodiversity is a noble goal, but how much will it cost? And where should the money be spent? These are difficult questions for policymakers.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

Hispanically Speaking

Brazil's Population Climbs to Nearly 203 Million

The Brazilian population climbed above 202 million last month, an increase of 0.86 percent from July 2013, the country's IBGE statistics agency said Thursday.

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The Orlando Sentinel

Brazilian-style Fantazia Circus comes to Eustis

The circus is coming to town, but don't expect to hear the roar of lions or the trumpeting of elephants.

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News Max

BRIC Wall: Brazil's Economy Slips into a Recession

Brazil's formerly high-flying economy, once the darling of emerging markets, has fallen into recession, according to government data released Friday, as a legion of newly minted middle class citizens tightened their belts and halted a credit-driven spending spree.

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Domestic Fuel

Summit Group Building Brazilian Corn Ethanol Plant

In this Ethanol Report, Robert White with the Renewable Fuels Association talks about making some real headway in getting the true story about ethanol to motorcycle riders at the Sturgis Rally Alden, Iowa-based Summit Group announced a project to build the first modern corn ethanol plant in Brazil during the 2014 Farm Progress Show .

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The Globe and Mail

Brazil slips into recession for first time in over 5 years

Heavy machinery operates at a construction site near the Port of Rio de Janeiro in this aerial photo taken on Friday, Aug. 22, 2014.

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