Brazil Newswire (Page 4)

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Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Brazil. (Page 4)

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  1. Gatlin tops Powell, Gay in 100 at PrefontaineRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | ESPN

    Justin Gatlin considers himself an antsy person, finding it hard to wait early in the season for the fast times he hopes to have later in the year. Gatlin, 34, had no time goal coming into 100 meters Saturday in the Prefontaine Classic and came away with the victory in 9.88 seconds at Hayward Field.

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  2. Barcelona Transfer News: Latest on Hector Bellerin, Neymar RumoursRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    ... and PSG are hopeful that Barcelona's current financial issues will impact ongoing contract negotiations, and the Brazil international will opt against signing a new deal. Neymar's 2015-16 campaign was filled with highs and lows, as he was simply ...

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  3. Vuitton show draws fashion world to crisis-hit BrazilRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Republic

    The elite of the fashion world flocked to Brazil, defying an outbreak of the Zika virus, an economic meltdown and the deep political crisis afflicting the country to attend a runway show Saturday by revered French label Louis Vuitton. Around 500 guests, including A-listers Jaden Smith and Catherine Deneuve and fashion royalty flown in from New York and Paris, took in Vuitton's Cruise 2017 collection at a futuristic art museum in Rio de Janeiro's sister city of Niteroi.

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  4. Poland beats Canada in last chance Olympic men's volleyball qualifierRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    According to CBC Sports on Saturday, Poland defeated Canada in five sets in the last chance Olympic men's volleyball qualifier in Tokyo, Japan. The match was Canada's first of the tournament.

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  5. UN health agency rejects Rio Olympics postponement callRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | WFLA

    ... the location of the 2016 Olympics will not significantly alter the international spread of Zika virus." It noted that Brazil is one of almost 60 countries and territories which are reporting transmission of the virus by mosquitoes.

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  6. Retesting reveals 23 London Olympic positive doping resultsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Horsetalk

    Olympic rings marked on a street in London, indicating that the lane was reserved for the use of Olympic athletes and staff. A carlbob [ Re-testing of the samples of 23 athletes from six countries who competed at the London 2012 Olympic Games have revealed "Adverse Analytical Findings", which could lead to the stripping of results.

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  7. 8 Russian athletes test positive in 2012 doping retestsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Las Vegas Sun

    Russia's Olympic Committee said Saturday that eight of the country's athletes have registered positive in doping retests for the 2012 London Games. The brief statement from the ROC did not give names or what disciplines the athletes were in, but said they came from three different sports.

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  8. Scientists and WHO disagree over Zika risk for Rio OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Al Bawaba

    ... the brain does not properly develop and a baby's head is significantly smaller than normal. The outbreak has hit Brazil hardest. "WHO must revisit the question of Zika and postponing and/or moving the Games," they said in an open letter to the WHO ...

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  9. Cancelling Games unthinkable - DjokovicRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | BBC News

    ... beaten Britain's Aljaz Bedene on Saturday, said that he would like more information about the impact of the virus in Brazil. The three-time Wimbledon champion, who won a bronze medal at the 2008 Beijing Olympics, added: "Somebody has passed me the ...

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  10. World Health Organization rejects call to postpone Rio Olympics because of Zika virusRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun

    ... health academics have previously warned that having hundreds of thousands of people travel to the Aug. 5-21 games in Brazil will inevitably lead to the births of more brain-damaged babies and speed up the virus' global spread. The Geneva-based U.N. ...

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  11. Brazil Launches Manhunt for Alleged Gang RapistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Voice of America

    ... west of Rio de Janeiro. The report said the unidentified suspect was undergoing police interrogation late Saturday. Brazil's acting president Michel Temer called it "absurd that in the 21st century we should have to live with barbaric crimes such as ...

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  12. Guinga: Porto da MadamaRead the original story

    Wednesday May 25 | All About Jazz

    Brazilian music is an immediately recognizable genre with a distinct sense of melancholy underlying its beautiful melodies and harmonies. Indeed, the poetic lyrics, the soft edges of the language itself and the particular chordal colorings chosen virtually define that which is "Brazil."

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  13. Read it NowRead the original story

    Sunday May 22 | WGBH

    In 2005, I went to Brazil to meet my brother . I knew he wouldn't be at the hotel when I arrived, but hadn't counted on him not leaving me a key at the front desk.

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  14. IOC president says Olympics will go on as scheduledRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 20 | CBS 3 Springfield

    Despite the Zika virus, the head of the International Olympic Committee says the agency never considered moving or postponing the games, and the games will go on as scheduled. Despite the Zika virus, the head of the International Olympic Committee says the agency never considered moving or postponing the games, and the games will go on as scheduled.

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  15. UN health agency rejects call to postpone Rio OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... an Aedes aegypti mosquito sculpture created by street artist Andre Farkas, on a Paulista Ave. sidewalk, in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Friday, May 27, 2016. According to Farkas, the sculpture is intended to bring awareness to the spread of the Zika virus in ...

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  16. The Paralynpic Athlete, Marcelo Collet, on Tuesday in Salvador, Brazil.Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | News 88.9 KNPR

    ... regarding Zika and the games, citing concerns about the medical consequences of the strain of the virus found in Brazil. The Olympics are set to start in just 69 days and as The Guardian noted , the Olympic torch is already touring Brazil on its way ...

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  17. CommentsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Chronicle-Journal

    The fashion world has flocked to Brazil, defying an outbreak of the Zika virus, political chaos and an economic meltdown afflicting the country to attend a runway show by revered French house Louis Vuitton. Around 500 guests, including fashion royalty flown in from New York and Paris and A-listers Jaden Smith and Catherine Deneuve, attended Saturday's Cruise 2017 collection.

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  18. Russian athletes test positive in 2012 doping retestsRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | The Echo

    The reanalysis follows work with the World Anti-Doping Agency and the IFs, which started already in August 2015. President Vladimir Putin had acknowledged earlier this year that Russian Federation has issues with doping and has criticized his country's officials for failing to take antidoping efforts seriously enough.

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  19. Protest in Brazil over alleged gang-rape of girlRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | The Echo

    Brazil's interim President Michel Temer has called an emergency meeting of state security ministers after a gang rape of a teenage girl in Rio de Janeiro triggered wide condemnation. No one has been arrested, police said on Friday, according to CNN , though officials said four people had been identified - "including one man who appeared in the video, the girl's boyfriend and two people who were heard on the video".

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  20. 300,000 turn out for IPL 500 Festival ParadeRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    This year's parade, which sold out of reserved seats, had the largest number of floats , balloons and bands in the parade's history. The milestone participation lines up with the 500 Festival's 60th parade, 40th Mini Marathon and the 100th running of the Indianapolis 500.

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