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  1. Brazilian Foreign Minister Jos Serra submits resignationRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Buenos Aires Herald

    Brazilian Foreign Minister Jos Serra handed in his resignation to President Michel Temer on Wednesday, citing health reasons, Temer's office said in a statement. Serra, a former presidential candidate, said his health condition did not allow him to withstand the travel required by the job.

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  2. Brazil sees pre-carnival parties start with police clashesRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Murders, brutal riots... and SAMBA! Pre-carnival parties kick off as Brazil battles a cocktail of crises including police clashes with drug addicts in Sao Paulo's 'Crackland' At least 37 cities cancelling their carnivals for lack of funds or security amid a series of economic set-backs This is the moment riot police unleashed tear gas at drug addicts in Brazil - as millions across the country prepared to celebrate Carnival 2017. The glittering annual party, which attracts more than a million tourists a year, is kicking off across Brazil against a grim background of recession and crime.

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  3. UPDATE 1-Brazil's BRF pledges smarter management after steep lossRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Reuters

    Feb 24 Brazilian food processor BRF SA, the world's largest poultry exporter, said on Friday it was overhauling management protocols to avoid repeating mistakes that triggered a big quarterly loss. Chairman Abilio Diniz and Chief Executive Officer Pedro Faria told analysts a lack of real-time information and miscommunication between industrial and commercial divisions had left the company with elevated inventories that must now be liquidated.

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  4. Blog LogsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | MT Shortwave Central

    A sampling of station's broadcasting on shortwave. What are you hearing in your listening post.

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  5. Emerging Markets-Brazilian rate futures narrow on bets of bigger cutRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Reuters

    SAO PAULO, Feb 23 Yields on Brazilian interest rate futures narrowed on Thursday after the country's central bank signaled it could accelerate the pace of cuts to lift the economy from a deep recession. After the market close on Wednesday, central bank policymakers voted to cut the benchmark Selic rate by 75 basis points for the second straight time to 12.25 percent.

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  6. A Windows for drone flight controllers? AirMap steps up fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Reuters

    Feb 23 AirMap, which has rocketed to become the world's top air traffic management software platform for drones, is raising $26 million in new financing from the venture arms of top tech firms ranging form Microsoft to Airbus. The start-up is taking funding from a group led by Microsoft Ventures and joined by the venture arms of aerospace giant Airbus, chipmaker Qualcomm, Japanese tech firms Rakuten and Sony and China's Yuneec, a top drone maker.

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  7. BRIEF-Superior Uniform reports Q4 earnings per share $0.30Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Reuters

    LONDON, Feb 23 The dollar retreated almost half a percent against the yen on Thursday, weighed down by the lack of progress towards a near-term rise in interest rates or tax reforms and public spending that investors hope will reflate the U.S. economy.

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  8. BRIEF-Abeona Therapeutics announces dismissal of securities class action lawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Reuters

    LONDON, Feb 23 The dollar retreated almost half a percent against the yen on Thursday, weighed down by the lack of progress towards a near-term rise in interest rates or tax reforms and public spending that investors hope will reflate the U.S. economy.

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  9. BRIEF-Gildan Activewear reports Q4 adjusted earnings of $0.32/shrRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Reuters

    LONDON, Feb 23 The dollar retreated almost half a percent against the yen on Thursday, weighed down by the lack of progress towards a near-term rise in interest rates or tax reforms and public spending that investors hope will reflate the U.S. economy.

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  10. BRIEF-Nova Lifestyle anticipates paid business services, training to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Reuters

    LONDON, Feb 23 The dollar retreated almost half a percent against the yen on Thursday, weighed down by the lack of progress towards a near-term rise in interest rates or tax reforms and public spending that investors hope will reflate the U.S. economy.

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  11. BRIEF-Houghton Mifflin reports Q4 loss of $1.48/shrRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Reuters

    LONDON, Feb 23 The dollar retreated almost half a percent against the yen on Thursday, weighed down by the lack of progress towards a near-term rise in interest rates or tax reforms and public spending that investors hope will reflate the U.S. economy.

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  12. WEEKAHEAD-AFRICA-FX-Nigerian naira seen firming on the black marketRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Reuters

    Feb 23 The Nigerian naira is expected to appreciate on the black market after the central bank said it will offer some customers dollars at a preferential rate. The Nigerian naira is expected to gain on the black market in the days ahead while it is likely to weaken on the official interbank market as the central bank starts selling dollars to some private individuals.

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  13. UPDATE 2-Brazil's Vale swings to profit on higher iron ore pricesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Reuters

    BRASILIA, Feb 23 Brazilian miner Vale SA reported on Thursday net profit of $525 million for the fourth quarter, falling short of analyst expectations but reversing a heavy loss in the period a year earlier thanks to record output and higher iron ore prices. A Reuters poll of analysts had forecast net profit of $1.8 billion in the quarter, but the world's largest producer of iron ore fell short on account of impairments totaling $2.9 billion, principally on fertilizer and nickel assets.

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  14. Brazil police target Rio money laundering in corruption probeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Reuters

    Feb 23 Brazilian police made two arrests and carried out 15 search warrants in the state of Rio de Janeiro on Thursday in the latest phase of a sweeping investigation into corruption at state-run oil company Petroleo Brasileiro SA. Federal police said in a statement the principal target of the day's operation were two alleged money launderers involved in funneling payments to senior executives at Petrobras, as the company is known.

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  15. Minister Tumwesigye seeks Brazil agricultural cooperationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | New Vision

    The minister and a team of Ugandan MPs are in Brazil to learn how the country has used modern biotechnology to increase agricultural productivity. PIC: Minister Elioda Tumwesigye met Brazilian minister Blairo Maggi in Brasilia.

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  16. Brazilian Foreign Minister resigns due to health problemsRead the original story

    Wednesday | Nerve News

    Brasilia, Feb 23 - Brazilian Foreign Minister Jose Serra resigned over health reasons, according to a letter he sent to President Michel Temer. Serra, 74, who in December underwent spinal surgery, on Wednesday said that his health problems prevent him from maintaining the pace of international trips that go with the duties of Foreign Minister, Efe news reported.

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  17. Brazil senate confirms Temer's choice for Supreme Court vacancyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Reuters

    Brazil's Justice Minister Alexandre de Moraes, nominee of Brazil's President Michel Temer to be the next Supreme Court Justice, looks on during a session of the Committee on Constitution and Justice of the Senate in Brasilia, Brazil, February 21, 2017. Brazil's Senate on Wednesday approved President Michel Temer's justice minister to fill a vacancy on the Supreme Court, a controversial appointment due to the number of cabinet ministers and ruling party leaders facing corruption allegations.

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  18. Brazil Suspends Coffee Imports Amid Opposition From FarmersRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 22 | The Washington Post

    Brazil's government temporarily suspended a move to import coffee amid a battle between farmers and the country's instant-coffee industry. President Michel Temer made the decision late Tuesday after Government Secretariat Minister Antonio Imbassahy met with congressmen and farmers from coffee-producing states in Brasilia, according to a statement posted on the secretariat's website.

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  19. Brazil Senate committee approves Temer pick for Supreme CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | Channelnewsasia.com

    A Senate committee cleared President Michel Temer's nominee for Brazil's Supreme Court on Tuesday despite criticism the choice of his justice minister was aimed at helping shield cabinet members from corruption investigations. Brazil's Justice Minister Alexandre de Moraes, nominee of Brazil's President Michel Temer to be the next Supreme Court Justice, gestures during a session of the Committee on Constitution and Justice of the Senate in Brasilia, Brazil, February 21, 2017.

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  20. Jon Anik, Joe Rogan, and Dominick Cruz announced as UFC 209 broadcast teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | BloodyElbow

    With Mike Goldberg out after twenty years as the voice of the UFC, the promotion switched things up for its first pay-per-view event of 2017, as UFC 208 featured a three-man booth consisting of Jon Anik , Joe Rogan , and Daniel Cormier . Whether you loved or hated the set-up, the UFC will be repeating this formula for UFC 209: Woodley vs. Thompson 2 on March 4th.

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