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3 hrs ago | Tri-cityherald.com

Brazil's leader calls Gaza conflict 'a massacre'

Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff made the comment while speaking with local media outlets Monday from the presidential residence in Brasilia.

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Related Topix: World News, Dilma Rousseff, Palestinian Territories, Middle East, Israel

5 hrs ago | Tri-cityherald.com

Bolivian president seeks votes in the bedroom

In this July 16, 2014, file photo, Bolivia's President Evo Morales poses for a photo during the BRICS Summit at the Itamaraty Palace, in Brasilia, Brazil.

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6 hrs ago | Reuters

Santander stirs Brazil election storm with client note

Spain's Banco Santander SA finds itself in an unwanted spotlight in Brazil after its local subsidiary irked the government by circulating a client note saying that the re-election of President Dilma Rousseff would likely push asset prices lower.

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Related Topix: South America, World News, Dilma Rousseff

10 hrs ago | Chicago Reader

12 O'Clock Track: 'Cadé o Anel,' driving regional dance music from Brazil

The massive size of Brazil, as well as the remoteness of certain of the nation's regions, has resulted in one of the richest, most diverse musical landscapes anywhere in the world.

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Related Topix: South America, World News, Chicago, IL

12 hrs ago | America's Network

Equinix acquires remaining 47% stake in ALOG, furthers Brazil, Latin America presence

Equinix has completed the acquisition of the remaining stake it did not own in Brazil's ALOG Data Centers for $225 million, a move that reflects its growing presence in the Latin American market.

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Related Topix: South America, World News,

16 hrs ago | Bellingham Herald

Suggests halt to Olympics spending

Even as the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, was winding down, the destruction of large tracts in Rio de Janeiro was already well under way in preparation for the 2016 Summer Olympics.

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Related Topix: World News, Russia, South America,

20 hrs ago | Daily Times

Cooperation with China brings new opportunity to Latin America

RIO DE JANEIRO: Chinese President Xi Jinping's recent trip to Latin America, the second in 13 months, demonstrated the important role Latin America plays in China's overall diplomacy and brought new opportunity to the bilateral ties.

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Related Topix: South America, World News, Xi Jinping, Dilma Rousseff

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Forbes.com

Economy In Gutter, Brazil More Expensive Than Europe

Brazil's economy might be growing near zero, and it's currency isn't as strong as it was in the heyday of the U.S. housing bubble of 2008, but that hasn't stopped the country from becoming more expensive than the entire euro zone.

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Related Topix: South America, World News, Mortgage, Personal Finance

Fox Point

Alverno Presents Announces the Performance of Three Brazilian Superstars

Five years ago the Alverno Presents audience luxuriated in the serene and elegant sensuality of Grammy winner Luciana Souza as she unfurled her "ethereal, wordless vocal lines" and "haunting, technically mercurial scat lines" that make her one of the great jazz artists of our time.

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Related Topix: South America, World News, Jazz, Luciana Souza, Alverno College, Indie, Brazil, Entertainment

United Jewish Federation of Tidewater

Brazil's Jewish community head apologizes for Israeli spokesman's remarks

Brazil's Jewish community apologized to the administration of Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff for statements by the spokesman of Israel's foreign ministry after Brazil recalled its envoy over the Gaza conflict.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Dilma Rousseff, Hamas (Palestine)

Star-Telegram.com

EU, US seek Putin Achilles' heel on Ukraine

Months after Russia annexed Crimea and stepped up support for separatists in eastern Ukraine, Europe and the United States are still searching for an effective way to persuade Russian President Vladimir Putin to change course.

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Related Topix: Vladimir Putin, World News

Free Republic

Gangs, guns and Judas Priest: the secret history of a US-inflicted border crisis

Visiting El Salvador over the past year, it was hard not to think the country's number-one job is standing around outside with a gun.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, Heavy-Metal, Judas Priest, World News, Central America, El Salvador

DogChannel.com

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I'm a Brazilian Mastiff **I have 3 sets of papers, most from Brazil. I love my family more than myself.

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Related Topix: France, Europe, World News,

Sat Jul 26, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

100 couples marry in mass wedding in Brazil

One hundred couples have tied the knot in a mass wedding held in the first post-World Cup event inside the Brazilian capital's Estadio Nacional.

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Scotsman.com

Pass the parcel spoils the party

THE balloons were bursting at the Royal Mail's post-privatisation party last week when the business jolted the market by revealing its key parcels business had gone into reverse.

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Mail on Sunday

Thousands of Argentine football fans stay on in Brazil after World...

Silence falls on Gaza for first time in 19 days as 12-hour ceasefire begins and Palestinians return to see what's left of their homes Outrage at ESPN host Stephen Smith after he suggested women should try not to 'provoke' men into beating them following Ray Rice scandal Brothers who forced five friends to have sex with each other before shooting ... (more)

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Related Topix: South America, World News, Israel, Middle East, Wedding,

DFW Catholic

Pope Francis to meet with evangelical pastor

Vatican City, Jul 26, 2014 / 06:02 am .- Pope Francis' upcoming encounter with the evangelical Christian pastor Giovanni Traettino continues the path of dialogue he has walked with evangelical denominations since his time in Buenos Aires.

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Related Topix: Evangelicals, Roman Catholic Church, Religion, South America, World News, Pope Benedict XVI

Nerve News

Toulouse set to sign Brazilian defender

" 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.

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Malaysian National News Agency

Brazilian Red Cross Embezzles Over US$11 Million From Donations

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.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

Diamonds.net

Brazil Minerals Expands Management Team

Brazil Minerals Inc. added three professionals to its management team. Carlos Henrique de Oliveira Garcia joined the diamond and gold mining company as manager and Armando Franz Netto Soares joined as and associate.

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Related Topix: South America, World News,

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