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  1. Brazil officially in recessionRead the original story

    Yesterday | Nerve News

    Brasilia, Aug 28 Second-quarter GDP figures released on Friday confirmed that the Brazilian economy has entered a recession. Gross domestic product in Latin America's largest economy fell in both the first and second quarters, meeting the technical definition of a recession.

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  2. Brazil's Rousseff faces growing impeachment threatRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | News Times

    In this July 17, 2015 file photo, Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff arrives for a Mercosur Summit at Itamaraty Palace in Brasilia, Brazil. If the worst economic crisis in a decade, a massive corruption scandal centered on her ruling party and approval ratings in the single digits weren't rough enough for Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff, she's now faced with a "political suicide bomber."

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  3. Smiling Brazil initiative sets an example to other nations to eliminate healthcare disparitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Medical News

    Today, the International and American Associations for Dental Research published a Discovery! article titled "10 Years of a National Oral Health Policy in Brazil: Innovation, Boldness and Numerous Challenges." In it, authors Gilberto Alfredo Pucca, Jr., University of Brasilia; and Mariana Gabriel, Maria Ercilia de Araujo and Fernanda Campos Sousa de Almeida, University of Sao Paulo, discuss Brazil's National Policy of Oral Health, also known as "Smiling Brazil."

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  4. Brazil soy sowings to set record after all - but doubts over yieldRead the original story

    Yesterday | Agrimoney.com

    The forthcoming Brazilian soybean sowings season will defy earlier caution by seeing a ninth successive season of increase - although yield potential "could be compromised". The International Grains Council said forecast a rise of 3% in Brazil's soybean area, on a harvested basis, for 2015-16, taking it to a fresh record high of 33m hectares.

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  5. Rousseff faces 'political suicide bomber,' removal threatRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Erie Times News

    In this July 17, 2015 file photo, Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff arrives for a Mercosur Summit at Itamaraty Palace in Brasilia, Brazil. If the worst economic crisis in a decade, a massive corruption scandal centered on her ruling party and approval ratings in the single digits weren" t rough enough for Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff, she" s now faced with a "oepolitical suicide bomber."

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  6. Rousseff faces - political suicide bomber,' removal threatRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Washington Post

    In this July 17, 2015 file photo, Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff arrives for a Mercosur Summit at Itamaraty Palace in Brasilia, Brazil. If the worst economic crisis in a decade, a massive corruption scandal centered on her ruling party and approval ratings in the single digits weren't rough enough for Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff, she's now faced with a "political suicide bomber."

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  7. All 26 UFC 190 fighters pass drug testingRead the original story

    Yesterday | BloodyElbow

    The drug tests for the UFC 190 card on August 1st are back, and no one failed. The card, which took place in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil and featured 26 fighters, was overseen by the Brazilian Athletic Commission and a statement released by them said that every fighter was tested and they all passed.

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  8. UPDATE 2-Brazil considers reinstating tax on financial transactions - sourcesRead the original story

    Thursday | Reuters

    The Brazilian government is considering reviving a financial transaction tax known as CPMF in a bid to shore up its finances in 2016, two sources close to President Dilma Rousseff's economic team said on Thursday. A plan to recreate the CPMF is part of the budget proposal for 2016 that is being discussed by Rousseff and her economic team, said the sources, confirming reports published by newspapers Valor Economico, O Estado de S.Paulo and O Globo.

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  9. Brazil's Caixa may rework unit IPO on partnership, sources sayRead the original story

    Thursday | Reuters

    Aug 27 Brazilian state-controlled lender Caixa Economica Federal is inclined to offer fewer shares of its insurance unit in an initial public offering this year should the partnership that helped create the subsidiary be renewed ahead of the deal, two sources with knowledge of the plans said on Thursday. Caixa Economica and France's CNP Assurances SA are in talks to renew a 20-year partnership in a vehicle that forms part of Caixa Seguridade Participacoes SA, the insurance unit that is being prepared for a listing, both sources said, requesting anonymity as the process is private.

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  10. Former Brazilian president, chief prosecutor spar in CongressRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Reuters

    Aug 26 A former Brazilian president who was impeached on corruption charges in 1992 lashed out on Tuesday at the prosecutor investigating him in the current graft scandal focused on state-run oil firm Petrobras. Fernando Collor de Mello, now a senator, asked in a televised congressional hearing if Prosecutor General Rodrigo Janot's conduct in what is considered Brazil's largest-ever corruption investigation was "morally acceptable."

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  11. Despite petition against him, Israel expects Brazil to accept Dayan as envoyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Jerusalem Post

    A number of Brazilian parliamentarians have joined in a petition calling to reject Dayan because he was the head of the Council of Jewish Communities of Judea and Samaria. Israel does not believe that a petition in Brazil against the appointment of Dani Dayan as Israel's envoy to that country will lead Brasilia to reject his nomination.

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  12. Merkel, heckled on visit to refugees, says no to xenophobiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Dozens of protesters shouted at Chancellor Angela Merkel and waved placards with the slogan "traitor" on Wednesday when she visited an eastern German town where anti-refugee protests erupted into violence at the weekend. Germany's Chancellor Angela Merkel smiles during a news conference after a meeting with Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff at the Planalto Palace in Brasilia, Brazil, August 20, 2015.

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  13. US, Brazilian officials conduct bilateral export, border security trainingRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Holtville Tribune

    Rio De Janeiro, Brazil- More than 30 law enforcement and government officials from the United States and Brazil completed a four-day bilateral export control and border security training program Thursday hosted in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil. U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement's Homeland Security Investigations' AttachA Office in Brasilia co-hosted the event with the U.S. Export Enforcement Coordination Center , the U.S. Department of Energy and the U.S. Department of Justice .

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  14. Brazilian judge says President Dilma Rousseff's ex-chief of staff may have been bribedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | The Age

    Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff and former Brazilian President Luiz Ignacio Lula da Silva attend an election campaign rally in Sao Paulo last year. Sao Paulo: A federal judge in Brazil overseeing a sweeping corruption investigation said on Tuesday there were signs that President Dilma Rousseff's former chief of staff had received bribes.

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  15. Brazil judge says president's ex-chief of staff may have been bribedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Thanh Nein News

    Brazil's Chief of Staff Gleisi Hoffmann talks to the audience during a forum about infrastructure in Brazil, in Sao Paulo February 5, 2013. A federal judge in Brazil overseeing a sweeping corruption investigation said on Tuesday there were signs that President Dilma Rousseff's former chief of staff had received bribes.

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  16. Brasilia: How Brazil's capital became an architectural masterpieceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Stuff.co.nz

    Not a lot happens in Petropolis these days. A clutch of elegant buildings and some towering palm trees are the only reminders that this quiet town north of Rio was once the second-most powerful city in Brazil.

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  17. Elisa Lobo ' Social Inclusion through Art 'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | BlogTO

    We are "CafA e Cultura Toronto" a Brazilian team of volunteers that brings once a month a workshop/talk with Portuguese speaking artists,entrepreneurs,doctors and professionals that make a difference in our community and around the World!!! The Cafe Culture is pleased to have once again Elisa Lobo. She enables us to take advantage of both sides of his artistic work: the beauty of the works and the story of how to make art an instrument of social inclusion.

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  18. Brazilian Bank Investors Grow Skeptical of Record ProfitabilityRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Bloomberg

    Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. For Brazil's two biggest banks by market value, good news on profitability isn't translating into higher share prices.

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  19. Brazil VP drops liaison role, remains in Rousseff govtRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | The Peninsula

    BRASILIA: Brazilian Vice President Michel Temer has decided to drop his role as day-to-day political coordinator in Congress for President Dilma Rousseff but is not leaving her government, two sources in the administration said yesterday. Temer is an important ally of the embattled Rousseff and his decision will further hamstring the unpopular president, who is facing calls for her resignation or impeachment as the economy flounders.

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  20. Brazil VP drops liaison role, remains in Rousseff government - sourcesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | Channelnewsasia.com

    BRASILIA: Brazilian Vice President Michel Temer has decided to drop his role as day-to-day political coordinator in Congress for President Dilma Rousseff but is not leaving her government, two sources in the administration said on Monday. Temer is an important ally of the embattled Rousseff and his decision will further hamstring the unpopular president, who is facing calls for her resignation or impeachment as the economy flounders.

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