Frustration with Latin America’s Left on the Rise
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Frustration with Latin America’s Left on the Rise

JOSHUA GOODMAN, Associated Press CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuela’s socialist government is struggling to put…

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One-in-Five Murder Victims in World is Brazilian, Colombian or Venezuelan
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One-in-Five Murder Victims in World is Brazilian, Colombian or Venezuelan

  (Telegraph) – One-in-five murder victims around the world is Brazilian, Colombian or Venezuelan, a study has shown, despite…

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The Betrayal of Brazil
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The Betrayal of Brazil

  (Bloomberg) – In mid-2013, Brazilian federal police investigator Erika Mialik Marena noticed something strange. Alberto…

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Indonesia Executes Drug Traffickers, Sparks Anger from Australia, Brazil
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Indonesia Executes Drug Traffickers, Sparks Anger from Australia, Brazil

  (Reuters) – An Indonesian firing squad executed eight drug traffickers, including seven foreigners, in…

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Brazilians Chase the Chinese Soccer Dollar
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Brazilians Chase the Chinese Soccer Dollar

TALES AZZONI, AP Sports Writer SAO PAULO (AP) — Most Brazilian players dream of making…

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How Brazil’s President Plans to Get the Country and Herself Out of This Mess
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How Brazil’s President Plans to Get the Country and Herself Out of This Mess

  (Bloomberg) – Brazil’s President Dilma Rousseff is battling to regain the trust of voters…

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Haitians’ ‘Brazilian Dream’ Sours as Work Hard to Find
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Haitians’ ‘Brazilian Dream’ Sours as Work Hard to Find

ADRIANA GOMEZ LICON, Associated Press SAO PAULO (AP) — Under a scorching sun, dozens of…

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How Long Will You Live? Try the Sitting Rising Test
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How Long Will You Live? Try the Sitting Rising Test

Battling Racism Theme of Some Rio Carnival Parades
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Battling Racism Theme of Some Rio Carnival Parades

ADRIANA GOMEZ LICON, Associated Press RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Racial pride and the fight…

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Brazil’s Have-Nots Take in Carnival Parades from Afar
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Brazil’s Have-Nots Take in Carnival Parades from Afar

Jenny Barchfield, ASSOCIATED PRESS   RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Neuza Maria Terreira loves Carnival…

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