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News on Brazil continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

3 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

Doubts surround plane in Brazil campaign

Marina Silva, presidential candidate of the Brazilian Socialist Party, PSB speaks during a televised presidential debate in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014.

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Related Topix: World News, Dilma Rousseff

5 hrs ago | Newsday

Shakira, Gerard Pique expecting baby No. 2

Shakira carries her son Milan after she performed during the closing ceremony prior to the World Cup final soccer match between Germany and Argentina at the Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on July 13, 2014.

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6 hrs ago | JD Supra

Brazil revises law on tax treatment of cross-border payments for data centers located abroad

From the Tax department of Campos Mello Advogados* Newly published Brazilian Interpretative Act N. 7/2014 expresses the Brazilian IRS's view regarding the tax treatment applicable to cross-border payments for the use of data centers located abroad.

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6 hrs ago | The Star Online

Brazil's Mantega says opposition win could wreck economy

Brazil's finance minister waded into the country's presidential campaign on Thursday, warning that an opposition victory in the October election could push the economy into recession and undo a decade of social gains under the ruling Workers' Party.

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Related Topix: Dilma Rousseff, World News,

9 hrs ago | Regina Leader Post

'I haven't kissed a man for a long time': Brazil's valley of beauties appeals for single men

In the picturesque 600-strong community, where men are scarce, or work far away in the city, the women are left to shoulder the town's burdens alone.

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14 hrs ago | Inter Press Service

Brazil to Monitor Improvement of Water Quality in Latin America

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

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Related Topix: South America, World News, Environment, Science, Weather, Natural Disasters, Drought

18 hrs ago | The Independent

Brazilian man found alive in body bag in morgue

Despite suffering respiratory failure and multiple organ failure and being pronounced dead by doctors, the man managed to survive his 'premature passing' Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature.

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20 hrs ago | BBC News

Brazil pursues Amazon 'destroyers'

The authorities in Brazil say they have dismantled a criminal organisation they believe was the "biggest destroyer" of the Amazon rainforest.

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Related Topix: South America, World News

Wed Aug 27, 2014

The Age

Wanted man ... Israel Folau playing against the All Blacks.

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.

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Whittier Daily News

Baby penguins make public debut at Aquarium of the Pacific in Long Beach

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.

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Medical Daily

'Corpse' In A Body Bag Awakens In Morgue: Brazilian Man Now ...

Though packed into a body bag and declared dead from respiratory and multiple organ failure, Valdelucio Goncalves, 54, had not yet given up the ghost.

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Metro UK News

Man finds 'dead brother' in morgue ALIVE and wriggling around inside body bag

A man who went to prepare his dead brother's corpse for his funeral was shocked to find him moving inside the body bag.

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The Daily Beast

Mr. Simpson Goes to WashingtonBy Asawin Suebsaeng

The popularity of The Simpsons , which is in the midst of a record-busting FXX marathon, is assured.

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Related Topix: Animated TV, The Simpsons, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Nuclear Energy, Prison, South America, World News,

Patch.com

Somerset County Students Bring Home RoboCup Award From Brazil

Two Somerset County students brought home the Rescue A Primary SuperTeam Award from this year's RoboCup Junior World Championship held in Joao Pessoa, Brazil, according to nj.com .

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Robots, World News

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Yahoo!

Biotech firm's GM mosquitoes to fight dengue in Brazil

It's a dry winter day in southeast Brazil, but a steamy tropical summer reigns inside the labs at Oxitec, where workers are making an unusual product: genetically modified mosquitoes to fight dengue fever.

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Newsday

Brazil set for TV election debate

Incumbent President Dilma Rousseff will go head to head with main rivals Marina Silva of the Brazilian Socialist Party and Aecio Neves of the PSDB.

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Related Topix: South America, World News, Dilma Rousseff

Switched

Afro-Brazilians Demand Slavery Reparations Because 'Poverty Has A Color'

This article is the second in a two-part series about Brazil's quilombo movement.

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Monterey County Herald

Brazilian prison riot that left 5 dead ends

A two-day prison uprising in southern Brazil that left five inmates dead ended Tuesday as officials met demands to transfer many of the prisoners.

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Channelnewsasia.com

Brazil prison riot ends with five dead

Rioting inmates who took over most of a prison in Brazil killed five fellow prisoners, beheading at least two of them, before ending the uprising early Tuesday and releasing two hostage guards.

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PE Hub

Brazil's NEO Investimentos targets international capital for first time

NEO Investimentos , a Brazilian-based GP, is raising its third fund and targeting international limited partners for the first time, according to two people with knowledge of the process, as well as regulatory documents.

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