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  1. Fifty years on, that goal still hurtsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    Uruguay player Ghiggia scores during the World Cup Final, against Brazil, in the Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro in 1950 The Maracana is the famous 200,000-capacity soccer stadium in Rio, built for the 1950 World Cup. Over the years since, Uruguayan footballer Alcides Ghiggia would quip: "Only three people have silenced the Maracana - Pope, Frank Sinatra and me."

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  2. 174- From the Sea, FreedomRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WNYC-AM New York

    In 1933, delegates from the United States and fourteen other countries met in Montevideo, Uruguay to define what it means to be a state.

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  3. Expatriates reveal the British foods they miss the mostRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Mail on Sunday

    'I think he would make an incredible president': Ivana downplays old sex assault allegations against her ex-husband as Donald Trump's lawyer apologizes for saying you can't rape your spouse Expats reveal the British foods they miss the most when living abroad According to figures taken from more than 100,000 Britons now living abroad, the traditional cuppa has been side lined in favour of the equally British crumpet. Other foods which appear in the top five include list include baked beans, infant milk, gravy granules and tomato soup.

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  4. Brazil takes bronze after 3-1 Pan Am men's soccer victory over PanamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | InsideHalton.com

    ... saw Brazil have to overcome a first-half deficit to reach the podium. That was opposite of their semifinal loss to Uruguay when Brazil led until the final three minutes and gave up two quick goals to relegate themselves to the battle for bronze. ...

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  5. Match a CONCACAF-ing disgraceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... -- acquired in June -- opened the scoring in the second leg against Inter. Among his high-profile teammates are Uruguay midfielder Egidio Arevalo Rios, ex-Lanus midfielder Guido Pizarro, former Inter and Fluminense forward Rafael Sobis and 2012 ...

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  6. CONMEBOL countries still hope to play Copa America Centenario in U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | Fox Sports

    ... May. The indictment linked the two previous CONMEBOL presidents - Nicolas Leoz of Paraguay and Eugenio Figueredo of Uruguay - and then-CONCACAF president Jeffrey Webb of the Cayman Islands to allegedly getting bribes from Copa America rights. Webb's ...

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  7. ExxonMobil find in Guyana swaters could be worth 12 timesthe country s GDPRead the original story

    Friday Jul 24 | Lucianne.com

    ExxonMobil find in GuyanaA s waters could be worth 12 times the countryA s GDP MercoPress [Montevideo, Uruguay], by Staff The Exxon Mobil oil find in Guyana, which has triggered a strong reaction from neighboring Venezuela could be worth 12 times more than that nation's GDP. In effect according to a Guyanese minister, the find at Liza-1well in offshore Guyana could be worth about $40 billion at current international crude prices.

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  8. Use of simulations to enhance knowledge integration and livestock...Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 16 | CSIRO Publishing

    H. Morales Grosskopf A G , J. F. Tourrand B , D. Bartaburu C , F. Dieguez A , P. Bommel D , J. Corral E , E. Montes C , M. Pereira A , E. Duarte C and P. Hegedus F A Instituto Plan Agropecuario, Bvar Artigas 3802, Montevideo, Uruguay. B CIRAD-Green, Campus international de Baillarguet 34398 Montpellier, Cedex 5-France.

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  9. Nando Parrado, one of 16 'Miracle in the Andes' survivors, to present next month at Lake TahoeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Sierra Sun

    ... after 72 days stranded in the Andes. Of the 45 people aboard the charter flight when it took off from Montevideo, Uruguay, only Parrado and 15 others survived the whole ordeal. More than a quarter of the passengers died in the crash, others ...

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  10. Thursday, July 30Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... plant on Black Tom Island, near Jersey City, New Jersey, before United States' entry in World War I. 1930 - Host Uruguay wins first soccer World Cup, at Montevideo's Centenario Stadium, beating Argentina 4-2. Kurds stage uprising on Persian-Turkish ...

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  11. Kemira's (KMRAF) CEO Jari Rosendal on Q2 2015 Results - Earnings Call TranscriptRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | Seeking Alpha

    Welcome to Kemira's second quarter 2015 results conference. My name is Tero Huovinen, and I'm Head of Investor Relations.

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  12. Uruguay to receive new group of Syrian refugeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    Uruguay will take in a new group of Syrian refugees by the end of the year, officials said July 20, adding that the country was committed to helping alleviate a humanitarian crisis. A total of 117 family members are being relocated to Uruguay from refugee camps in Lebanon.

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  13. Uruguay confirms that it will welcome more Syrian refugeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | The New Zealand Herald

    " Uruguay's foreign minister says the South American country will continue welcoming Syrian refugees who are fleeing from civil war. Foreign Minister Rodolfo Nin Novoa made the announcement Monday.

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  14. Salto del PenitenteRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | CNN

    Cascada de 60 metros de altura, estA ubicada a veinte kilA3metros de Minas, capital del departamento de Lavalleja. Es el salto de agua mA s alto de Uruguay.

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  15. Swiss say US has filed formal request to extradite 7 FIFA officials arrested in MayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Yorkton This Week & Enterprise

    ... supreme court. The seven men include FIFA vice-president Jeffrey Webb of the Cayman Islands and Eugenio Figueredo of Uruguay, who was arrested two days before his FIFA vice-presidential term expired. Costa Rican soccer federation president Eduardo ...

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  16. Ap Photos: Old Uruguayan meat plant gets heritage statusRead the original story

    Friday Jul 17 | Norwalk Citizen News

    This July 6, 2015 photo shows the warehouses of the historic Anglo meat processing plant in Fray Bentos, Uruguay. The dilapidated food processing plant on the banks of the Uruguay River, which was set-up in the 19th century to process and export meat to Europe, was recognized on July 5 as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO.

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  17. Uruguayan soccer legend Ghiggia dies at 88Read the original story

    Friday Jul 17 | The Japan Times

    Alcides Edgardo Ghiggia, who scored the winning goal in the final game of the 1950 World Cup to give Uruguay a stunning 2-1 victory over Brazil - still recalled as Brazil's greatest defeat - died on Thursday. He was 88. Ghiggia scored the deciding goal 10 minutes from time with the game tied 1-1.

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  18. Swiss extradite FIFA's Webb to U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 17 | The Daily Record

    ... Swiss federal police at the request of American prosecutors. They include FIFA vice president Eugenio Figueredo of Uruguay, who like Webb was suspended from soccer activity by FIFA's ethics committee. The others are Jose Maria Marin, who led ...

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  19. Post your commentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 17 | Bangkok Post

    Alcides Ghiggia, the former Uruguay striker who scored the goal which won the 1950 World Cup against hosts Brazil, died Thursday -- 65 years to the day after his famous strike in the Maracana Stadium that traumatized a nation. Alcides Ghiggia, the former Uruguay striker who scored the goal which won the 1950 World Cup against hosts Brazil, during an interview with AFP on May 14, 2010 at Centenario stadium in Montevideo Speaking about his match-winning goal, Ghiggia once famously told Brazilian television in an interview: "Only three men have ever silenced the Maracana -- the Pope, Frank Sinatra, and me!" His second-half goal in front of 200,000 spectators in Rio de Janeiro gave Uruguay a 2-1 victory which has passed into football folklore.

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  20. Swiss extradite detained FIFA official to the U.S.Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 16 | Log Cabin Democrat

    ... include FIFA vice president Jeffrey Webb of the Cayman Islands and former FIFA vice president Eugenio Figueredo of Uruguay. Both have been suspended from football duty by FIFA's ethics committee. The others are: Jose Maria Marin, who led Brazil's ...

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