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  1. 12 great places to go in 2017 - and how to do them on a budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Sunset Magazine

    Where should you go in 2017? For frequent travelers that need a little bit of inspiration, MONEY has mapped out the best deals for a year of adventures. The list includes springtime wine tasting in Sonoma, Calif.; off-season undersea adventure in Hawaii; lakeside lounging at Vermont's Lake Champlain; and shopping and tango-watching during a Buenos Aires urban getaway in November .

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  2. 2017 Truffle Masters Event Crowns Kata Robata Winner For Second Year In a RowRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Houston Press

    Organized and hosted by Diane Roederer of DR Delicacy and Elizabeth Stone of Silver Stone Events, this is the third time this truffle competition has taken place in Houston.

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  3. Salon Sanctuary Concerts Presents from Ghetto to Capella, 2/16Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    Salon/Sanctuary Concerts is honored to partner with Carnegie Hall 's La Serenissima Festival, the Temple Emanu-El Streicker Center, and NYU Casa Italiana Zerilli Marim in presenting the third annual New York performance of From Ghetto to Cappella, conceived to commemorate the 500th anniversary of the creation of the Venetian Ghetto. This will take place at The Chapel of Emanu-el, Thursday, February 16. With the generous patrocinio of the Comune di Sabbioneta, From Ghetto to Cappella was most recently presented in October 2016 at the 1590 Teatro all'Antica di Sabbioneta, one of three remaining Renaissance theaters in the world and a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

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  4. Coffee in perilRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Portland Tribune

    If that were the case, we wouldn't have one coffee shop for every 914 people in the city. And neighborhood coffee shops, drive-through coffee kiosks, and specialty or "third-wave" coffee roasters wouldn't be the places of craftsmanship, innovation and worship that they are today.

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  5. Has South America's hotel industry weathered the storm?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Hospitality Net

    Falling prices for commodities such as oil and gas, currency devaluations and inflation have depressed the economies of resource-rich countries like Brazil and Argentina. Corruption scandals have shaken several governments.

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  6. Miami Beach's Faena District: A hotel, forum, shopping center and more for the cultured travelerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Cool Hunting

    Occupying a stretch of beachfront land from 32nd to 36th Streets in Miami Beach , the Faena District comprises a series of architecturally captivating buildings, each with its own carefully considered mission. The hotel, aptly named the Faena Hotel Miami Beach , represents the heart of the destination and opened back in December 2015.

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  7. Rio Samba Schools Still Waiting for Aid for 2017 CarnivalRead the original story

    Monday | The Rio Times

    With a little more than a month left before the annual Carnival parade in Rio de Janeiro, the Special Samba schools have yet to receive the entire sum of financial aid the municipality promised them, according to local news media, O Globo. According to the newspaper, approximately 30 percent of the R$600 thousand for each of the 12 samba schools in the group has yet to be paid.

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  8. Five Off-the-Path Things to Do in Rio de JaneiroRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Rio Times

    The Cidade Maravilhosa is full of famous tourist attractions and landmarks like; Christ the Redeemer, PA o de AA Aocar , and the Carnival SambA3dromo. Yet those with the time, interest - or the means - should explore these other off-the-path activities in Rio.

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  9. Argentina 2015 nr. 63 - AEROLINEASRead the original story

    Sunday | TrekEarth

    Jorge Newbery Regional Airport is the Greater Buenos Aires regional airport, in Argentina. It's located 6km from Buenos Aires Downtown, in the Palermo Neighborhood.

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  10. Digest: Dream put franchise tag on Angel McCoughtryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Baltimore Sun

    USA's small forward Angel Mccoughtry dribbles during a Women's quarterfinal basketball match between USA and Japan at the Carioca Arena 1 in Rio de Janeiro on August 16, 2016 during the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. USA's small forward Angel Mccoughtry dribbles during a Women's quarterfinal basketball match between USA and Japan at the Carioca Arena 1 in Rio de Janeiro on August 16, 2016 during the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.

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  11. UWI lecturer calls for better Caricom trade under TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Trinidad Guardian

    A UWI lecturer is calling on T&T and other Caricom member states to establish a united proposal to improve and further develop trade and other relations with the United States under US President-elect Donald Trump, who takes office on Friday. Lecturer in International Relations at the St Augustine campus of the University of the West Indies, Dr Mark Kirton, said that in an interview with the T&T Guardian yesterday.

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  12. Ronaldinho planning return to football, says agentRead the original story

    Sunday | Xinhuanet

    Two-time FIFA world player of the year Ronaldinho is hopeful of returning to football with a South American club this year, according to his brother and agent. Roberto Assis said the 2002 World Cup winner's preference was to join a club that has qualified for the Copa Libertadores, the continent's top club competition.

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  13. Natal State Prison Riot in Brazil Leaves at Least 10 DeadRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 15 | The Rio Times

    With armored vehicles and a helicopter hovering above prison grounds, Brazilian police forces stormed the Natal State Penitentiary of AlcaA uz in Rio Grande do Sul early Sunday morning, trying to put an end to a 13-hour standoff that left at least ten inmates dead, according to state authorities. "The rebellion began around 5PM, it started from a fight between prisoners in Pavilions 4 and 5 and is restricted to the two pavilions.

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  14. Matthew McConaughey and wife Camilla Alves jet over to New York CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 15 | Daily Mail

    Love is in the air! Matthew McConaughey looks casually cool in a stylish camel coat as he and wife Camilla Alves jet over to New York City He recently spent the festive season soaking up the sunshine in Brazil with his wife Camilla Alves and their three children. But on Saturday, Matthew McConaughey and his stunning spouse were in decidedly more chilly climes as they touched down at New York City's John F Kennedy International Airport.

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  15. Trump policies to distance Argentina from U.S.: observerRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 14 | Xinhuanet

    Isolationist and protectionist trade policies touted by U.S. President-elect Donald Trump threaten to undo recent advances in bilateral ties with Argentina, according to a political observer. Given Trump's campaign pledges, it's very feasible that his predecessor's flexible trade and foreign policies will be "left by the wayside," Carolina Sampo, a visiting professor from Spain's Complutense University of Madrid, told Xinhua in a recent interview.

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  16. WHO: Yellow fever - BrazilRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 14 | Crofs Blogs

    On 6 January 2017, the Brazil Ministry of Health reported 12 suspected cases of yellow fever from six municipalities in the state of Minas Gerais. On the same day, the Brazil IHR National Focal Point informed PAHO/WHO that the 12 cases are male, residing in rural areas, and have an average age of approximately 37 years .

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  17. 'Great role model for everybody'Read the original story

    Saturday Jan 14 | Post-Bulletin

    Not because he's a U.S. citizen or native English speaker, but because those who know him best say that's just what he does, wherever he goes. Newman, a 2012 Red Wing High School graduate, will travel to the Latin American country at the beginning of March to teach English through the Fulbright Scholar Program , a federal grant that provides students with international education opportunities "to increase mutual understanding and support friendly and peaceful relations between the people of the United States and the people of other countries."

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  18. 81 Nationalities Now Exempted from Long Visa Processes to AzerbaijanRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 14 | PR Log

    Jan. 14, 2017 - PRLog -- Brits, Indians, citizens and expatriates of the Gulf Cooperation Council and 81 other nationalities will now be able to apply for Azerbaijan visa online in a safe and stress-free and way following the introduction of a hustle free online visa application technology by the Ministry of Culture and Tourism of Azerbaijan.

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  19. Family travel five: 5 vacations to plan if you are missing the sun right now - Fri, 13 Jan 2017 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 13 | The Spokesman-Review

    "Pura vida," the locals' friendly attitude and approach to life, provides a hospitality-rich backdrop for a family holiday. Be there to watch the "arribada" when Olive ridley and Kemp sea turtles lay millions of eggs on the country's pristine beaches.

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  20. Yellow fever - BrazilRead the original story

    Friday Jan 13 | World Health Organization

    On 6 January 2017, the Brazil Ministry of Health reported 12 suspected cases of yellow fever from six municipalities in the state of Minas Gerais. On the same day, the Brazil IHR National Focal Point informed PAHO/WHO that the 12 cases are male, residing in rural areas, and have an average age of approximately 37 years .

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