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3 hrs ago | The Miami Herald
Marina Silva, presidential candidate of the Brazilian Socialist Party, PSB speaks during a televised presidential debate in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014.
5 hrs ago | Newsday
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.
6 hrs ago | JD Supra
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.
6 hrs ago | The Star Online
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.
9 hrs ago | Regina Leader Post
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.
14 hrs ago | Inter Press Service
A technician from the State Environmental Institute of Rio de Janeiro monitors water quality in the Rodrigo de Freitas Lagoon in this Brazilian city.
18 hrs ago | The Independent
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.
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.
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.
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.
A man who went to prepare his dead brother's corpse for his funeral was shocked to find him moving inside the body bag.
The popularity of The Simpsons , which is in the midst of a record-busting FXX marathon, is assured.
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.
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.
This article is the second in a two-part series about Brazil's quilombo movement.
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.
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.
Updated: Thu Aug 28, 2014 06:42 pm
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