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Local news for Brasilia, Brazil continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

3 hrs ago | Business Times

Brazil central gov't posts June primary budget deficit of US$865m

The central bank is scheduled to release on Thursday the country's consolidated fiscal results, which adds states and municipalities and is regarded as the benchmark for Brazil's fiscal performance.

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7 hrs ago | Inter Press Service

Oil Alliance Between China and Costa Rica Comes to Life Again

The presidents of China, Xi Jinping, and Costa Rica, Luis Guillermo SolA s, both at their microphones during a Jul. 17 meeting in Brasilia.

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Related Topix: World News, Brazil, Asia Travel, Travel, Beijing, China Travel, China Travel

13 hrs ago | The Daily Caller

DC Court Rules Officials Must Turn Over Personal Emails In FOIA Requests

Jose Luiz de Oliveira, attorney for Jose Dirceu, chief of staff for former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, holds his mobile phone with an email from Dirceu, during the "mensalao" trial at the Supreme Court in Brasilia October 4, 2012.

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Related Topix: World News, Brazil, US News, Conservative Political News

22 hrs ago | NewsOn6 Tulsa

Russia's central bank supports sanctions targets

Mississippi's governor and attorney general will have to decide whether to challenge a federal appeals court ruling that is keeping the state's only abortion clinic in business.

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22 hrs ago | News9 Oklahoma City

Russia's central bank supports sanctions targets

When former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen, were indicted on corruption charges in January, the couple stood together at a hastily called news conference to denounce the charges.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

O-R Online

U.S., Europe impose tough new sanctions on Russia

In this July 16 photo, Russia's President Vladimir Putin arrives for an official group photo during the BRICS summit at the Itamaraty palace in Brasilia, Brazil.

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Related Topix: World News, Russia, Asia, Vladimir Putin, Brazil, Washington, PA, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama

Reuters

UPDATE 2-Brazil bank lending in June rose at slowest pace in a decade

Brazilian banks' loan books grew in June at the slowest annual pace in about a decade, the central bank said on Tuesday, another sign that the impact of flagging economic activity and high borrowing costs has led private-sector lenders to put the brakes on new disbursements.

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Hyperallergic

Broadcasting Los Angeles

One of the first objects in display at the Hammer Museum's Made in L.A. biennial is a Volkswagen Brasilia, named after the Brazilian capital.

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Examiner.com

Arizona hosts the 1st Annual National Samba Queen contest in Phoenix

Samba is a Brazilian dance and musical genre originating in Bahia, Brazil, and with its roots Africa via the West African slave trade and African religious traditions, particularly Angola and the Congo.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

Channelnewsasia.com

China, Japan and Russia zero in on Latin America

The leaders of China, Russia and Japan all descended on Latin America in recent weeks, jostling with the United States to increase their influence, invest and tap into resource-rich markets.

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Fox News

'Very Serious Matter' Us accuses Russia of violating '87 missile treaty

July 16, 2014: Russia's President Vladimir Putin waves to photographers as he leaves the Itamaraty Palace after attending the final day of the BRICS Summit in Brasilia, Brazil.

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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, Brazil, Palestinian Territories, Middle East, Israel

AlertNet

Brazil probes $10 million embezzled from Red Cross

A man counts betting money while watching the round of 16 soccer match for the 2014 World Cup between Brazil and Chile, during a gathering in a home in the upper class neighborhood of Lago Sul in Brasilia, June 28, 2014 .

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Related Topix: South America, Brazil, World News,

The Beaumont Enterprise

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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Sun Jul 27, 2014

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, Brazil, 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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News9 Oklahoma City

EU, US seek Putin Achilles' heel on Ukraine

A spokeswoman for an aid organization says an American doctor is receiving intensive medical treatment in Africa after he was infected with the deadly Ebola virus.

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Related Topix: Prison, Vladimir Putin, World News, Brazil, Natural Disasters, Wildfire, Fire

DogChannel.com

Kane Virginia King

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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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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Fri Jul 25, 2014

Channelnewsasia.com

Brazil announces US$13b credit stimulus

Brazil's central bank said it would ease banks' reserve requirements, freeing up US$13 billion to stimulate lending and boost an economy facing its fourth year of sluggish growth.

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Related Topix: Brazil, World News, Dilma Rousseff

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