- Soccer Star Bellini Is Found to Have Had Brain Trauma
The advanced case of C.T.E. in Bellini, a Brazilian who died in March, indicated again to researchers that the brain disease is not connected only to boxers and American football players.
By Sam Borden. International Herald Tribune. Tue, 23 Sep 2014 14:30:04 GMT.
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- Sports Briefing | Volleyball: In Upset, Poland Reigns at Volleyball World Championship
Poland upset the three-time defending champion Brazil, 3-1, in the final of the men’s volleyball world championship in Katowice, Poland. The three-week tournament drew more than 500,000 fans.
By The Associated Press. International Herald Tribune. Mon, 22 Sep 2014 03:58:51 GMT.
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- Brazil ex-leader Lula key to Rousseff re-election bid
Sao Paulo (AFP) - Keen to secure his political legacy, former Brazilian president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva is campaigning energetically for successor Dilma Rousseff as she struggles to win a second term.
Yahoo. Sat, 20 Sep 2014 18:55:33 -0400.
- Brazilian president inches up in elections poll
19,2014.Brazil's presidential elections will be held on Oct. Rousseff got 37 percent of the votes in the lead up to Oct. ...
- Platini will not return £16,000 watch
Uefa president Michel Platini insists he will not return a watch given to him by the Brazilian Football Confederation.
BBC News. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 21:08:52 GMT.
- Magna stock falls 4.7% after Brazil antitrust regulator visits local unit
Magna International shares tumbled the most in more than two years after the supplier said the offices of its Brazilian unit were visited in connection with an antitrust investigation.
AutoNews.com. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 16:02:26 EST. Subscription required.
- Telefónica wins GVT with $9 billion bid
Telefónica has inked a deal to buy Brazil’s GVT for roughly $9 billion. GVT’s current owner, France’s Vivendi SA, fielded competing bids from Telefónica and Telecom Italia. ...
Martha Degrasse. RCR Wireless. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 15:06:16 +0000.
- The Complete List Of The 150 Richest People In Brazil
Their total combined net worth this year is $274.6 billion, or about 13.30% of Brazil's GDP in 2013.
By Anderson Antunes. Forbes. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 20:46:00 GMT.
- FA chief Dyke to return £16,000 watch
Football Association chairman Greg Dyke is returning a £16,000 watch given to him by the Brazilian Football Confederation.
BBC News. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 18:33:15 GMT.
- Hot Topic--Mobile Messaging Markets in Brazil, Colombia, and Mexico
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Facts About Brazil
The Federative Republic of Brazil is located in the east central portion
of South America. Its bicameral National Congress consists of a
Federal Senate and a Chamber of Deputies. Brazil's capital city is
Brasilia; its major cities include Sao Paulo and Rio de Janeiro.
Brazil's national currency is the Real, which equals 100 centavos.
The primary language used by Brazilians is Portuguese and, in 2007,
Brazil's estimated population was 190,011,000.
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