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2 hrs ago | WHDH

Gilberto spreads her 'Bebel Sound' in new album

The Rio de Janeiro-raised musician - the daughter of renowned singer and guitarist Joao Gilberto and singer and composer MiAocha, - describes her music simply as the "Bebel Sound," an eclectic mix of Brazilian rhythms, soul and electronic music.

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LAPD Cop: If You Don't Want To Get Shot, Don't Challenge Me

George W. Bush Just Took The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge And It's Pretty Hilarious

Watch A Tortoise Chase Down A Remote-Controlled Truck With ALL ITS MIGHT

4 hrs ago | Reuters

UPDATE 2-Brazil central bank eases credit as economy stagnates

Brazil's central bank moved to increase the amount of capital available for commercial loans by at least 25 billion reais on Wednesday, part of efforts to boost a stagnant economy, the bank said.

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4 hrs ago | Newsday

Marina Silva becomes formidable opponent in Brazil poll

Some accused it of being predictable and even boring - a presidential election in which the incumbent was all but guaranteed of being re-elected without, perhaps, even the need for a second round of voting.

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5 hrs ago | Agrimoney.com

Russia boost to send Brazil chicken exports flying

The boost to Brazilian broiler meat exports from Moscow's sanctions on rival origins will drive volumes above 4.0m tonnes next year, cementing the country's status as the world's top shipper.

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9 hrs ago | Big News Network.com

Eduardo Campos, Brazilian presidential candidate, killed in plane crash

Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

Hispanically Speaking

New Snake Species Discovered in Brazil

Scientists from four Brazilian institutions announced Tuesday the discovery of a new species of non-venomous snake that inhabits the savannas in the central part of the country.

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Nerve News

Brazilian doctor who sexually abused patients arrested

Rio de Janeiro, Aug 20 - A 70-year-old fugitive doctor wanted for sexually abusing dozens of patients in Brazil has been arrested, Brazilian police said.

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Channelnewsasia.com

Brazilian Embassy casts doubt on authenticity of EcoHouse letters

The documents included letters with what appeared to be letterheads of state-owned bank Caixa Economica Federal and the state of Rio Grande do Norte.

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Religion News Service

Pope Francis hints he might one day retire

VATICAN CITY Addressing journalists on his return from his intense five-day visit to South Korea late Monday , Pope Francis bantered with reporters and lightheartedly said he may only have "two or three" years left to live.

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Channelnewsasia.com

Credit Suisse says arranged securities for BES

Swiss banking giant Credit Suisse on Tuesday confirmed that it had created investment vehicles for scandal-mired Banco Espirito Santo before it was bailed out by the Portuguese government.

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Live Science

Dirt and Corn? Test Reveals Hidden Coffee Ingredients

Cream and sugar may not be the only additives in your morning cup of coffee. Tough growing conditions and rising demand are leading some coffee producers to mix in wheat, soybean, brown sugar, rye, barley, acai seeds, corn, twigs and even dirt.

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Environmental Leader

Novelis Commissions Largest Recycling Center in Brazil

Novelis has announced that it will increase the annual capacity of its recycling complex at Pindamonhangaba, Brazil, from 200,000 to 390,000 metric tons when fully commissioned later this year.

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The Independent

Ebola outbreak: Brazilians cancel Namibia visit over Ebola fears,...

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A Fistful Of Euros

What Is The Risk The Euro Crisis Will Reignite?

Recent movements in global markets following concerns about Portugal's Banco Espirito Santo really had as much to do with market nerves after a long spell of repressed volatility as it did with the state of the bank's balance sheet.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

Mirror.co.uk

Doctor Who series 8: Title of EVERY new episode revealed days before season premiere

Series 8 - which features cameos from Frank Skinner and Keeley Hawes will kick off with an episode titled Deep Breath, and end with a double bill The full titles of all the new episodes of Doctor Who have been revealed - including details of a double bill finale, called 'Death In Heaven'.

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All About Jazz

CD/DOWNLOAD/ALBUM: Sa(C)Rgio Mendes Releases "Magic" - Available September 9

In a career that spans more than half a century, SA©rgio Mendes is an old hand at creating a unique sonic blend that electrifies a mass global audience.

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The China Post

Tens of thousands mourn Campos

More than 160,000 mourners turned out to pay their respects to Brazilian presidential candidate Eduardo Campos on Sunday after the popular socialist politician's death in a plane crash last week.

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BleacherReport

Barcelona Transfer News: Douglas Deal Reportedly Agreed with Sao Paulo

He will arrive at the Camp Douglas to Barcelona nearing completion. The Brazilian could stay at Sao Paulo for another season and join Barca in 2015 summer.

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Iol.co.za

Russia's loss is China's gain

Russian President Vladimir Putin, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff, Chinese President Xi Jinping and South African President Jacob Zuma join their hands at a group photo session during the 6th BRICS summit in Fortaleza July 15, 2014.

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QTMagazine

Florianopolis - Brazil's Other Carnival Hot Spot

Most LGBT travelers know that Rio's Carnival is a white-hot and gay-popular event.

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