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5 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com
Brazil's Socialist party named popular environmentalist Marina Silva as presidential candidate, with Socialist lawmaker Beto Albuquerque the new vice presidential candidate.
9 hrs ago | TIME.com
Brazilian Socialist Party presidential candidate Marina Silva attends a Mass for late presidential candidate Eduardo Campos at the Metropolitan Cathedral in Brasilia, Brazil, Aug. 19, 2014.
15 hrs ago | Reuters
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.
19 hrs ago | Agrimoney.com
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.
In a remote frontier post in the Brazilian Amazon, a group of 24 isolated tribespeople made contact sometime in August with representatives from Brazil's Indian affairs department -the second group to do so in less than 8 weeks.
Virtuoso violinist and Brazilian music pioneer and expert Ted Falcon has had several music mentors in his life, but none has a more special place in his heart than his father, Allentown guitarist Marvin Falcon.
Another five commercial lenders agreed to join a syndicate of banks that will extend an additional 6.58 billion reais in emergency credit to Brazilian electricity distributors as drought causes power rates to soar, the finance ministry said on Wednesday.
The death of presidential candidate Eduardo Campos makes it even more likely Brazil's October election goes to a second round and could put President Dilma Rousseff under more pressure as she seeks a second term.
"You get to know a lot of people, and it's like you can live again with like more faith," Lucca Amorim of Brasilia, Brazil.
A 9-year-old fatally stabbed at a playground near his western Michigan home was remembered during a memorial service Wednesday as a big-hearted and fun-loving boy who was taken much too soon.
Updated: Wed Aug 20, 2014 08:01 pm
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