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2 hrs ago | New York Magazine
For the eighth time in its history, Argentina is in default. This episode is a particularly complicated one involving court rulings, debt arrangements, a naval ship called Freedom , a crumbling economy ,and a three-way tango between a judge, a president, and a billionaire.
6 hrs ago | Psychology Today
The World Cup created a lot of interest in Brazil, a country where, early in my career , I was a visiting professor for a couple of years.
10 hrs ago | West Australian
Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe touted the success of his economic policies on a visit to Brazil on Friday and said it was time for the two nations to expand their trade and investment partnership.
10 hrs ago | Hispanically Speaking
A retired army officer accused of being one of the people involved in the 1999 murder of popular journalist and political humorist Jaime Garzon was captured Thursday after a decade on the run, the Colombian Attorney General's Office said.
12 hrs ago | The China Post
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe sealed a series of deals on a visit to Chile Thursday in areas ranging from mining to minimizing damage from earthquakes.
13 hrs ago | Hispanically Speaking
Brazilian state-controlled energy giant Petrobras halted production at its PNA-1 platform off the coast of the southeastern state of Rio de Janeiro after a fire broke out and oily water spilled, the Sindipetro NF oil workers union said Thursday.
16 hrs ago | Business Journal
CLT will lose its daily, nonstop flight to Sao Paulo, Brazil, in October as American Airlines Group adjusts its schedule.
The collapse of talks with U.S. creditors sent Argentina into its second debt default in 13 years and raised questions about what comes next for financial markets and the South American nation's staggering economy.
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Legendary thrash metal band Exodus have revealed the art for their upcoming album, Blood In, Blood Out , which will be released in the fall via Nuclear Blast.
NO SOONER had Juan Manuel Santos, Colombia's president, secured himself a second term in a run-off election in June than he announced that he wants to prevent such a thing happening again.
"Rio 2" is the second surprise movie and the final film in Classic Cinemas' Wednesday Morning Movie Series on August 6th.
Argentina is on the brink of its second default this century after losing a long court battle with a group of US bondholders.
Her October funeral served as its centerpiece. Famie is a 10-time Emmy-winning filmmaker.
"If you were to meet God himself in his own house, what would you wear?" This question was asked by the bishop Renato Cardoso, from the Universal Church of the Kingdom of God from Brazil, in an official video released by the church and intended to instruct the guests and the faithful who tomorrow will be attending the inauguration of Solomon's ... (more)
Five empty bottles sat on top of the microwave in the little base, one each for the opening of the station and the four missions before yesterday's finale, while the five corks with the date of each milestone written on the bottom sat on the whiteboard.
As gold miners face eviction from Yanomami territory in the Brazilian Amazon, a rising tempo of death threats have been directed against the shaman Davi Kopenawa following his successful campaign.
Updated: Fri Aug 01, 2014 10:33 pm
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