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  1. Brazil's indigenous seek out city, end up in slumsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    In this Aug. 24, 2014 photo, Vieira a Guarani indian gets a view of the Mare slum, next to a dream catcher hanging from the roof, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Some 5,000 indians from across Brazil live in Rio's favelas, where many of them fight to keep their traditions alive amidst grinding poverty and rampant violence.

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  2. Brazil's Indigenous Seek out City, End up in SlumsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | ABC News

    ... favelas their home. Deforestation continues to reshape the Amazon rain forest region that is home to a third of Brazil's indigenous people. The rate of deforestation rose 29 percent last year, compared with a year earlier, the Brazilian government ...

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  3. The WilliesFROM the Slasher Himself, a Few Words About ViolenceRead the original story

    Oct 12, 2009 | American Reporter

    ... reasons beyond Obama's control. As Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva pointed out to the IOC in his bid, Brazil now has the 10th biggest economy in the world and is a player on the international stage. While the United States has hosted ...

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  4. CAC Malaga presents the first major solo exhibition in a Spanish museum of Marc Quinn's workRead the original story

    24 min ago | Art Daily

    The first major solo museum presentation in Spain of British artist Marc Quinn at CAC Malaga includes a selection of new and recent works that continue Quinn's investigation into some of the key concerns of our age. Violence and Serenity curated by Fernando Frances, focusing on such wide-ranging themes as notions of identity, mapping and our biological and cultural evolution, Quinn's work incorporates a range of media including sculpture, painting, tapestry, photography and drawing.

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  5. Pistorius still free to compete after convictionRead the original story w/Photo

    31 min ago | The Chronicle Herald

    Pistorius, who is to be sentenced next month after being found guilty in the negligent killing of his girlfriend, could compete at any time because the South African Olympic committee has no regulations preventing someone with a criminal record from representing the country. "As he stands right now, he's free ," South African Sports Confederation and Olympic Committee chief executive Tubby Reddy told The Associated Press on Monday.

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  6. World Champion James Magnussen Leaves CoachRead the original story w/Photo

    59 min ago | Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

    SYDNEY, Australia, September 15. JUST two years out from the 2016 Rio De Janeiro Olympics, Australian world champion James Magnussen has decided to leave his longtime coach Brant Best according to multiple media reports . "Brant has been such an important part of my journey as a professional swimmer, and in shaping me as person," Magnussen said in a statement.

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  7. Bastian Schweinsteiger Is Not Dating Ana Ivanovic Anymore, Footballer ...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | International Business Times

    Bayern Munich's midfielder Bastian Schweinsteiger and Serbian tennis star Ana Ivanovic were recently pictured together holding hands during a stroll in City. German news media suggested that the pair might be a couple.

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  8. Hundreds flee 3 California wildfires; homes burnRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Yahoo!

    In 1964, the Gulf of Tonkin incident persuaded Congress to start full-scale military involvement in Vietnam. But was the Tonkin attack really a fake? At least 30 people were arrested Sunday on Rio de Janeiro's Ipanema beach after a scuffle between alleged thieves and beachgoers, according to local reports.

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  9. Raw: Rio beachgoers clash with suspected thievesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | USA Today

    At least 30 people were arrested Sunday on Rio de Janeiro's Ipanema beach after a scuffle between alleged thieves and beachgoers, according to local reports. Raw: Rio beachgoers clash with suspected thieves At least 30 people were arrested Sunday on Rio de Janeiro's Ipanema beach after a scuffle between alleged thieves and beachgoers, according to local reports.

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  10. Just Retirement Group PLC Earns "Buy" Rating from NomuraRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    's stock had its "buy" rating reiterated by equities research analysts at Nomura in a research note issued to investors on Monday. A number of other analysts have also recently weighed in on JRG.

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  11. After standoff, Vale and China's Cosco both claim shipping victoryRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Reuters

    In the end, the answer to Brazilian miner Vale's Chinese shipping problem turned out to be in the problem itself. ) Valemax mega-ships - designed to cut the costs of transporting iron ore to China - have not been allowed to dock at Chinese ports, stalling the miner's $4 billion strategy.

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  12. Larissa Pacheco's long neck helped Jessica Andrade at UFC Fight Night 51Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | MMAFighting.com

    Brazilian brawler Jessica Andrade met previously unbeaten countrywoman Larissa Pacheco at Saturday night's UFC Fight Night 51 in Brasilia, Brazil, and she credits Pacheco's neck for her submission victory. "Guillotine is my specialty.

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  13. Jharkhand shuts Hindalco's five bauxite minesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | DNA India

    Hindalco has around 2.23 mt of bauxite production in Jharkhand, of which 1.01 mt will be impacted due to the ban Production at Hindalco's Maliparbat bauxite mine has come to halt as the district administration has imposed a prohibitory order The Jharkhand government has ordered closure of five bauxite mines of aluminium major Hindalco Industries in the state as these mines have been operating under second deemed renewal. The state government had issued similar closure notice to 12 iron ore mines of Tata Steel and Steel Authority of India along with Hindalco on September 8. "Five of Hindalco's bauxite mines have been closed since September 10. Hindalco has nine mines in the state.

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  14. Concert preview: Music is about energy for Carlos NunezRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Edmonton Journal

    ... Wales, Isle of Man, Cornwall, Brittany and Galicia. But today, thanks to our contacts worldwide, I can tell you Brazil and Argentina, even Japan are part of the Celtic rim. Maybe it's because we were immigrants. Over the centuries we had to reinvent ...

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  15. Couple visiting Schaumburg High, on disabilities: 'The best thing that ever happened'Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    Inspired by the story of a Schaumburg High School student with no legs who nonetheless plays football, Jay Cramer and Katy Sullivan visited the high school on Monday to share their own tales of overcoming adversity and how they live, and even thrive, with disabilities. Cramer, a Dundee-Crown High School graduate, suffered a spinal cord injury while rock climbing nine years ago and lost the use of his legs.

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  16. Time for elections in Brazil, forgotten peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | CNN

    ... has spent more than U$ 2 millions of public money with her own health in one of the most expensive hospitals in Brazil, Sirio Libanes, in Sao Paulo, according media's informations. She is supported by former president Lula, that re-started a ...

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  17. Lula mobbed in Rio, defends govt on PetrobrasRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    Influential former Brazilian president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva on Monday rallied behind successor Dilma Rousseff as she chases re-election next month amid a corruption scandal and weak economy. Brazilian former president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva arrives at a demonstration in support of Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff on Sep 15, 2014.

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  18. Natal BrazilRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | CNN

    This iReport has been removed because it was flagged by the community and found to be in violation of the iReport Community Guidelines and Terms of Use . Growing up in a hispanic household was difficult when trying to eat clean.

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  19. World 100m champion Magnussen splits with coachRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Reuters

    World 100 meters freestyle champion swimmer James Magnussen is gambling on a new coach taking him to Olympic gold in Rio de Janeiro in 2016 after parting ways with his long-time mentor Brant Best. The 23-year-old Australian successfully defended his title at the world championships in Barcelona last year but missed out on gold in the blue riband sprint at the 2012 Olympics in London by a fingertip.

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  20. On anniversary of Navy Yard shooting, loss of expert shipbuilder still echoes at seaRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... of what they and the Navy have lost. The USS America is shown underway in the Atlantic on Aug. 4, off the coast of Brazil. (Ricky Carioti/The Washington Post) On Monday morning, Sept. 16, 2013, the apparent happenstance of who was there and who was ...

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