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  1. Martinez's goal in 2nd half lifts Venezuela past PeruRead the original story w/Photo

    28 min ago | The Washington Post

    ... as a tuneup to Copa America from June 11- July 4 in Chile. Peru and Venezuela both will compete in Group C along with Brazil and Colombia. The match, before a crowd of approximately 13,000 at Lockhart Stadium, was the first for new Peru coach ...

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  2. Brazil priest suspended for nude selfieRead the original story w/Photo

    55 min ago | New Vision

    A Brazilian priest known for conservative views on moral issues and disapproving in his sermons of kissing and sex has been suspended for sending a nude selfie to an apparent mistress on his cell phone. "Father Alfredo Rosa Borges has been suspended from his duties," and faces ex-communication, a diocesan spokesman at Campos de Goytacazes, a northern town in Rio statetold AFP on Tuesday.

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  3. Makers of popular short film shot in Bradford seek crowdfunding to shoot full versionRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Thetelegraphand Argus

    Posters for Gatecrasher are being sold in China where the short film has been viewed more than 360,000 times on computers MAKERS of a short film shot in Bradford for just A 60 are looking for crowdfunding to extend it to full feature film length. The 23-minute version of Gatecrasher, shot mainly in the city, is already a major international success and has received rave reviews, says Frank Ryan, Bradford-based actor and joint producer of the film.

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  4. Public transport to be free for fans at Rio 2016Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Xinhuanet

    The announcement came after the local organizing committee struck a deal with the mayors of host cities, Rio ticketing director Donovan Ferreti said. Apart from Rio, the Olympics will feature men's and women's football in five other cities: Salvador, Belo Horizonte, Manaus, Sao Paulo and Brasilia.

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  5. Rio Olympics tickets go on saleRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Xinhuanet

    Tickets for the Rio 2016 Olympics went on sale to Brazilian residents on Tuesday via the Games' official web portal. Local fans have until April 30 to request tickets in the first draw with results to be announced in June, organizers said on Tuesday.

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  6. Daily Vlogs Of Judy Travis' Mischievous Twins Go ViralRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | International Business Times

    Germany's Mario Goetze and his girlfriend Kathrin Brommel carry the twin daughters of teammate Jerome Boateng, Soley and Lamia, at the end of during their 2014 World Cup final against Argentina at the Maracana stadium in Rio de Janeiro July 13, 2014. Judy Travis, mother of three, has been sharing videos of her daily life with her husband Benji and their twin daughters and the vlogs are going viral.

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  7. Coach Aurelio Vidmar says Olyroos must improve further to secure place at Rio OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Age

    Olyroos coach Aurelio Vidmar admits his side "still has some work to do" to qualify for the 2016 Olympics despite cruising through their pre-qualification group in Chinese Taipei with three straight thumping wins. Vidmar did not let up on his side as they hammered Myanmar 5-1 on Tuesday night, finalising the week-long tournament which saw them obliterate Hong Kong 6-0 and Chinese Taipei 4-0.

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  8. UFC fighters get into melee over championship beltRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | DurhamRegion.com

    Irish contender Conor McGregor sparked a dustup Tuesday when he grabbed featherweight title-holder Jose Aldo's championship belt during a news conference in Dublin. The pro-McGregor crowd at Dublin's Convention Centre went wild as the challenger reached over and grabbed Aldo's belt as the two traded barbs during the latest stop of their promotion tour.

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  9. San Jose, S.F. traffic: Getting worse but still better than L.A.Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    The Bay Area suffers through some worst traffic jams in the United States, with San Francisco ranking as the second-most congested city in the nation and San Jose pulling down the No. 6 spot in a report released Tuesday.

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  10. Rousseff Says Will Do What It Takes to Meet Brazil Fiscal TargetRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | 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. Dilma Rousseff, Brazil's president, speaks during an interview in Brasilia, Brazil, on March, 31. Rousseff said her government will do whatever it takes to meet its fiscal target this year, hours after surprising analysts with a budget deficit that was twice as wide as forecast.

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  11. 'I do, I do, I do': The moment identical triplets married on the...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    'I do, I do, I do': The moment identical triplets married on the same day at the same time - and yes the grooms did get confused Triplets Rafaela, Rochele and Tagiane Bini share the same birthday, the same looks and tastes, and now - after marrying men who look strikingly similar - the same wedding anniversary too. The 29-year-old sisters, from Passo Fundo, southern Brazil, even wore the same wedding dress, as well as hair style and make up, for their big day on Saturday.

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  12. Conor McGregor snatches UFC title belt from Jose AldoRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    ... Chad Mendes by unanimous decision in their featherweight championship bout Saturday at UFC 179 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Jose Aldo, right, defeated Chad Mendes by unanimous decision in their featherweight championship bout Saturday at UFC 179 in ...

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  13. Converging LinesRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | TrekEarth

    The Federal Rural University of Rio de Janeiro is a centenary Brazilian university located in the city of Seropedica in the State of Rio de Janeiro in Brazil. It possesses the largest campus among Latin American universities, and is known for being the first university to have agriculture related courses in Brazil.

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  14. Djokovic Survives Dolgopolov For Miami QF Against FerrerRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | ATP World Tour

    Novak Djokovic continued his quest for a fifth ATP World Tour Masters 1000 crown in Miami after battling back to beat Alexandr Dolgopolov 6-7 , 7-5, 6-0 in their fourth-round clash on Tuesday. The opponents broke each other twice before Dolgopolov went on to clinch the first set in the tie-break when the Serb sent a backhand long.

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  15. Rio 2016 Olympic tickets go one saleRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    Tickets for the Rio 2016 Olympics went on sale to Brazilian residents on Tuesday via the Games' official web portal. Local fans have until April 30 to request tickets in the first draw with results to be announced in June, organizers said on Tuesday.

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  16. Thailand poised for finals qualificationRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    Thailand held North Korea to a scoreless draw in their last match of the Asian U23 Championship qualifying round at Rajamangala National Stadium last night. Both had seven points from three games and North Korea booked a ticket to the finals in January as Group G winners, ahead of Thailand on goal difference.

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  17. Coach Luxemburgo suspended for criticizing local federationRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    " Former Brazil and Real Madrid coach Vanderlei Luxemburgo has been suspended for two matches after he criticized the Rio de Janeiro football federation. Luxemburgo, currently with Flamengo, publicly complained about the federation's decision to limit the teams' squads in the regional competition " a decision that prevents the top clubs from testing young players ahead of the Brazilian league.

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  18. Tickets Go on Sale for 2016 Rio OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Chosun Ilbo

    Tickets for the 2016 Rio Olympics went on sale Tuesday in Brazil, with top prices comparable to those at the London Games and more than half costing 70 Brazilian reais or less. The most affordable of the 7.5 million tickets are 40 reais , and all purchases can be paid for in up to five installments.

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  19. USA defeats Great Britain in Lakeshore Cup wheelchair basketball playRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    Former University of Alabama player Jared Arambula intercepted a Great Britain pass with a minute left in the game to preserve the United States' 52-47 victory in a Lakeshore Cup wheelchair basketball game. The United States team took an early 8-2 lead in the game and never trailed.

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  20. Cow Cloning, Viagra, Biomass: An Ex-Billionaire's Comeback DreamRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Rather than oil and iron-ore projects, this time around Batista, 59, is touting ventures to clone cattle, produce generic Viagra that dissolves under the tongue and sell biomass to the U.K. to help him get back on top, an adviser said. It's the latest chapter in the saga of one of Brazil's most colorful personalities, a serial entrepreneur once dubbed "King Midas" in local newspapers after the monarch in Greek mythology whose touch turned everything to gold.

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