Goias, Brazil Newswire

Goias, Brazil Newswire

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  1. Famed Brazilian medium accused of sex abuse surrendersRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Vanguard

    Famed Brazilian "spiritual healer" Joao de Deus, accused of sexually abusing hundreds of women under the pretext of treating them, surrendered to authorities on Sunday, Brazilian media reported. An arrest warrant was issued Friday for the 76-year-old medium, whose real name is Joao Teixeira de Faria but who is widely known as "John of God."

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  2. Brazilian psychic healer accused of sexual assults surrendersRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    Self-professed Brazilian medium and psychic healer, popularly known as Joao de Deus , turned himself over to the authorities on Sunday, local media reported. Born Joao Teixeira de Faria, the 76-year-old magnate accused of sexual abuses by more than 300 women had been on the run since an arrest warrant against him was issued on Friday.

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  3. Brazil World Cup winner Lucio to play on in 2019Read the original story

    9 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    World Cup winner Lucio has revealed plans to continue playing beyond his 41st birthday with Brazilian Serie D club Brasiliense. Lucio made just nine appearances for the Brasilia-based side in 2018 after arriving from local rivals Gama in April.

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  4. Faith healer 'abused' 300 womenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2018 | NEWS.com.au

    A Brazilian "spiritual healer" - who rose to fame on Oprah - has been accused of sexually abusing more than 300 women. Prof.

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  5. Brazil faith healer accused of sexual abuse turns himself inRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    Followers of Brazilian spiritual healer Joao Teixeira de Faria, known as "John of God", take part in a demonstration in Abadiania, Brazil. The sign reads: "We are with you, medium Joao."

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  6. John of God: Brazil 'faith healer' considered fugitiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | BBC News

    Joao Teixeira de Faria - known as "John of God", failed to comply with a court order giving him until 14:00 on Saturday to turn himself in. Mr Faria's lawyer, Alberto Toron, said he would report to the authorities but did not say where or when.

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  7. Brazil faith healer accused of sexual abuse ruled a fugitiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Channelnewsasia.com

    A Brazilian faith healer accused of sexual abuse by more than 300 women is now considered a fugitive after failing to report to authorities on Saturday. FILE PHOTO: A follower of Brazilian spiritual healer Joao Teixeira de Faria, known as "John of God", takes part in a demonstration in Abadiania, Brazil December 13, 2018.

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  8. Brazil issues arrest warrant for faith healer 'John of God'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Channelnewsasia.com

    BRASILIA: A Brazilian judge on Friday issued an arrest warrant for a famed Brazilian faith healer who has been accused of sexual abuses by more than 200 women in what prosecutors say could be the worst serial sex crimes case in the country's history, authorities said. Joao Teixeira de Faria, known as "John of God", became a celebrity when Oprah Winfrey broadcast a report of his healing methods in 2013.

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  9. Shocking moment father holds boy's arms behind his back and forces his son to attack himRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 14 | Daily Mail

    Shocking moment father holds 7-year-old boy's arms behind his back and forces his young son to attack the defenseless child in a playground in Brazil Alexandre Campos de Jesus grabbed a boy, 7, and forced his also seven-year-old son to slap the child The mother, Danielle Cavalcanti dos Santos, then came running to the park and shoved the defenseless boy to the ground The children were dribbling a soccer ball when de Jesus' and dos Santos' son accidentally fell to the ground and started crying The parents could face three months to a year in jail behind bars, perhaps even more because of the victim's age A security camera at a playground in Brazil captured the moment a father forced his son to smack another boy's face.

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  10. Brazil judge orders arrest of Italian militant fugitive Battisti: ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 14 | Channelnewsasia.com

    FILE PHOTO: Italian former leftist guerrilla Cesare Battisti leaves the headquarters of the Federal Police in Sao Paulo March 13, 2015. REUTERS/Nacho Doce/File Photo BRASILIA: A Brazilian Supreme Court judge has ordered the arrest of Cesare Battisti, an Italian former left-wing guerrilla convicted of murder in his country, opening the way for his extradition, Globo TV reported on Thursday .

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  11. Guyana, Brazil clinch investment facilitation pactRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 14 | Stabroek News

    Guyana's Ambassador to Brazil, George Talbot and Foreign Minister of Brazil, Aloysio Nunes Ferreira.

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  12. Alexander and Bonin now represent Dalton PaulaRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 13 | Art Daily

    Alexander and Bonin announced they now represent Dalton Paula. He is also represented by Galeria Se, Sao Paulo.

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  13. Jair Bolsonaro must tackle Brazil's soaring pensions spendingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 13 | The Economist

    Brazil by killing old people," says Jair Bolsonaro, Brazil's next president. He is referring to the country's main public-policy problem: a bill for pensions that eats up more than half of the federal budget and is growing at a rate four percentage points above inflation.

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  14. Brazil 'miracle' healer, who appeared on Oprah, faces arrest in sex probeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 13 | Channelnewsasia.com

    BRASILIA: Police are investigating accusations by over 200 women that a self-proclaimed Brazilian faith healer, who became a celebrity after appearing on a show hosted by Oprah Winfrey, sexually abused them while they were seeking spiritual guidance and treatment. Prosecutors have requested the arrest of Joao Teixeira de Faria, known as "John of God", from a court in Abadiania, a small town in central Brazil where he has his spiritual centre, a law enforcement source with knowledge of the matter told Reuters on Wednesday.

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  15. Miracle healer, who appeared on Oprah, faces arrest in Brazil sex probeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 13 | The Age

    Brasilia: Police are investigating accusations by over 200 women that a self-proclaimed Brazilian faith healer, who became a celebrity after appearing on a show hosted by Oprah Winfrey, sexually abused them while they were seeking spiritual guidance and treatment. Prosecutors have requested the arrest of JoA o Teixeira de Faria, known as "John of God", from a court in Abadiania, a small town in the central Brazilian state of Goias, where he has his spiritual centre, a law enforcement source with knowledge of the matter said on Wednesday.

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  16. UPDATE 2-Brazil central bank holds rates, hints it may take longer to hikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 12 | Reuters

    The Brazilian central bank on Wednesday held interest rates at an all-time low, as widely expected, and hinted that it will hold off from raising them for longer than expected. The bank's nine-member monetary policy committee, known as Copom, kept the benchmark Selic rate at 6.50 percent for a sixth straight meeting.

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  17. Brazil 'spiritual healer' says 'not guilty' of sex abuse allegationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 12 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Brazilian "spiritual healer" Joao Teixeira de Faria , known as "Joao de Deus" arriving at his "healing center" in Abadiania, 120 km southwest of Brasilia AFP/EVARISTO SA ABADIANIA, Brazil: A famous Brazilian "spiritual healer" accused by hundreds of women of sexual abuse told his followers on Wednesday he is innocent of the allegations against him. "I am not guilty," Joao Teixeira de Faria, 76, known internationally as "Joao de Deus" or "John of God," declared at his healing center in a small town near the capital Brasilia.

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  18. Architecture students' ideas for a Brinn / Public Museum complex at parking siteRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 12 | OnMilwaukee

    A few days after announcing a new vision and upgrades to the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts, the arts complex's Bradley Pavilion hosted the results Wednesday of an architectural competition to ideate on the site of the current Marcus Center parking structure a block north. Entries by UWM architecture students were expected to incorporate the needs of the Milwaukee Public Museum and the Betty Brinn Children's Museum, as well addition space and parking for the Marcus Center, in their proposals.

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  19. UPDATE 1-Brazilian regulators recommend convictions in alleged train cartel caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 12 | Reuters

    Brazil's antitrust authority Cade has recommended that a court convict 16 companies and 52 individuals over allegations they were involved in forming a cartel to fix bids for public train contracts across the central and southern parts of the country. Cade said in a statement on Wednesday the companies, which include units of Mitsui & Co Ltd, Bombardier Inc , and Alstom SA, could pay up to 20 percent of their annual gross revenue if convicted, while individuals could pay fines of 50,000 to 2 billion reais .

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  20. Avianca Brazil cancels some flights despite securing fleetRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 12 | Flight Global

    Financially troubled Avianca Brazil has cancelled about 3% of its daily operations today, even as the airline says it has secured the release of its fleet to ensure that operations continue following yesterday's bankruptcy protection filing. The Sao Paulo-based carrier says that operations will not be affected and will continue to serve all destinations.

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