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Newsmax
Ryan Lochte Charged By Rio Police for Making False Report of Robberyfor it," he told NBC's Matt Lauer in an Aug. 20 interview. He found himself in
Ryan Lochte Charged By Rio Police for Making False Report of Robbery
Newsmax / Posted 2 days ago
for it," he told NBC's Matt Lauer in an Aug. 20 interview. He found himself in further hot water after the admission, drawing ire from the Brazilian government and losing three of his biggest sponsors: Speedo, Ralph Lauren and Synero... Read more
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Variety
Ryan Lochte Charged By Rio Police for Making False Report of Robberyswimmers being robbed at gunpoint by fake police officers. He found himself in
Ryan Lochte Charged By Rio Police for Making False Report of Robbery
Variety / Posted 2 days ago
swimmers being robbed at gunpoint by fake police officers. He found himself in hot water after the admission, drawing ire from the Brazilian government and losing three of his biggest sponsors: Speedo, Ralph Lauren and Syneron Candela. More to c... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Today's Al Roker under fire for Lochte rantPress. Lochte did issue an apology via Instagram, claiming he wasn't "careful"
Today's Al Roker under fire for Lochte rant
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 2 days ago
Press. Lochte did issue an apology via Instagram, claiming he wasn't "careful" with how he worded the events that unfolded. It is unclear at this time if the Brazilian government will be pressing any charges against Lochte or his... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Today's Al Roker under fire for Lochte rantPress. Lochte did issue an apology via Instagram, claiming he wasn't "careful"
Today's Al Roker under fire for Lochte rant
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 2 days ago
Press. Lochte did issue an apology via Instagram, claiming he wasn't "careful" with how he worded the events that unfolded. It is unclear at this time if the Brazilian government will be pressing any charges against Lochte or his... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Ryan Lochte to be summoned to testify in front of Brazil's justice departmentpolice continue their inquiry. According to Fox News, Brazil’s civil police de
Ryan Lochte to be summoned to testify in front of Brazil's justice department
Yahoo Sports / Posted 2 days ago
police continue their inquiry. According to Fox News, Brazil’s civil police department is expected to conclude its investigation this week. Should charges be filed against Lochte, the Brazilian government could ask U.S. authorities to expedite... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Rio 2016 - the Olympics of Wondersto reasonable limits and exaggerations were curtailed. Many have been arguing
Rio 2016 - the Olympics of Wonders
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
to reasonable limits and exaggerations were curtailed. Many have been arguing that the billions of dollars that the Brazilian government earmarked to prepare the Olympics should have been used to lift millions of people out of poverty, out... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Brazil real advances, outlook clouded by Fed's next movewin approval for measures aimed at showing up the budget, Abucater said. "Shou
Brazil real advances, outlook clouded by Fed's next move
Brisbane Times / Posted 3 days ago
win approval for measures aimed at showing up the budget, Abucater said. "Should Yellen raise rates and at same time the Brazilian government fails to implement reforms, the market mood may sour," Luciano Rostagno, the chief strategist at Banco... Read more
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The Age
Brazil real advances, outlook clouded by Fed's next movewin approval for measures aimed at showing up the budget, Abucater said. "Shou
Brazil real advances, outlook clouded by Fed's next move
The Age / Posted 3 days ago
win approval for measures aimed at showing up the budget, Abucater said. "Should Yellen raise rates and at same time the Brazilian government fails to implement reforms, the market mood may sour," Luciano Rostagno, the chief strategist at Banco... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Brazil real advances, outlook clouded by Fed's next movewin approval for measures aimed at showing up the budget, Abucater said. "Shou
Brazil real advances, outlook clouded by Fed's next move
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 days ago
win approval for measures aimed at showing up the budget, Abucater said. "Should Yellen raise rates and at same time the Brazilian government fails to implement reforms, the market mood may sour," Luciano Rostagno, the chief strategist at Banco... Read more
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Canberra Times
Brazil real advances, outlook clouded by Fed's next movewin approval for measures aimed at showing up the budget, Abucater said. "Shou
Brazil real advances, outlook clouded by Fed's next move
Canberra Times / Posted 3 days ago
win approval for measures aimed at showing up the budget, Abucater said. "Should Yellen raise rates and at same time the Brazilian government fails to implement reforms, the market mood may sour," Luciano Rostagno, the chief strategist at Banco... Read more
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The Age
Rio Paralympics to go ahead amid cash crisiscut. Photo: Matt Hazlett The city was supposed to provide $A111 million in fun
Rio Paralympics to go ahead amid cash crisis
The Age / Posted 4 days ago
cut. Photo: Matt Hazlett The city was supposed to provide $A111 million in funding, but a judge ruled on Aug 12 that the Brazilian government and the city of Rio could not afford the cost, according to NPR, citing Reuters. On Thursday, a judge... Read more
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Orange County Register
The Olympics – U.S. swimming up streamLochte’s defense, these treacherous countries have a lot of crime and corrupt p
The Olympics – U.S. swimming up stream
Orange County Register / Posted 4 days ago
Lochte’s defense, these treacherous countries have a lot of crime and corrupt police. It had to be explained to the Brazilian government, as it was to the Russians at the Sochi Winter Games, that the Olympic medals you confiscate at gunpoint... Read more
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Reuters
Brazil mulls fund to finance farming insurance, Valor saysabout 150 kms ( 93 miles) northwest of Rio de Janeiro, August 29, 2008. REUTER
Brazil mulls fund to finance farming insurance, Valor says
Reuters / Posted 4 days ago
about 150 kms ( 93 miles) northwest of Rio de Janeiro, August 29, 2008. REUTERS/Bruno Domingos/File Photo SAO PAULO The Brazilian government is considering the creation of a private-sector fund to help subsidize insurance for farmers,... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Rio Paralympics to go ahead amid cash crisiscut. Photo: Matt Hazlett The city was supposed to provide $A111 million in fun
Rio Paralympics to go ahead amid cash crisis
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 4 days ago
cut. Photo: Matt Hazlett The city was supposed to provide $A111 million in funding, but a judge ruled on Aug 12 that the Brazilian government and the city of Rio could not afford the cost, according to NPR, citing Reuters. On Thursday, a judge... Read more
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Herald.ie
'I'm a target for Brazilian police just because i'm Irish', says Kiltylegend and World Cup winner has backed the investigation into Mr Hickey. Forme
'I'm a target for Brazilian police just because i'm Irish', says Kilty
Herald.ie / Posted 5 days ago
legend and World Cup winner has backed the investigation into Mr Hickey. Former Barcelona star Romario said he alerted the Brazilian government to the "activities of the ticket Mafia". The footballing legend, who is now a Socialist senator in... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Rio Olympics winners and losersceremony ended Sunday night, the residents of Rio will be left holding the bag.
Rio Olympics winners and losers
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 5 days ago
ceremony ended Sunday night, the residents of Rio will be left holding the bag. Because of cost overruns, Rio needed the Brazilian government to provide nearly $1 billion in bailout funds on the eve of the Games. Most of the venues built for the... Read more
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New Kerala
IOC must help Rio Paralympics with funds: British Olympic Association - newkerala.com #108061responsibility for the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games in London, added, "The
IOC must help Rio Paralympics with funds: British Olympic Association - newkerala.com #108061
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
responsibility for the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games in London, added, "The sponsors have the capacity to help. The Brazilian government have a moral obligation to do everything possible." "My guess is that if this goes wrong they will be... Read more
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The Economic Times
Government plans to set up Centre of Excellence on food securityThe WFP and Brazilian government had in November 2011 in a joint initiative lau
Government plans to set up Centre of Excellence on food security
The Economic Times / Posted 6 days ago
The WFP and Brazilian government had in November 2011 in a joint initiative launched the Centre of Excellence to fight against hunger and improve food security. "India is proposing to set up a CENEX on food security in Delhi," Paswan told PTI. The... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Water issues will linger after Olympics closeand rowers said the water appeared cleaner than it was a year ago, the result o
Water issues will linger after Olympics close
Rutland Herald / Posted 6 days ago
and rowers said the water appeared cleaner than it was a year ago, the result of numerous stop-gap measures employed by the Brazilian government. Most of it focused on corralling floating trash, but officials also deployed bioremediation efforts.... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
SPORTS BRIEFINGand rowers said the water appeared cleaner than it was a year ago, the result o
SPORTS BRIEFING
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 7 days ago
and rowers said the water appeared cleaner than it was a year ago, the result of numerous stop-gap measures employed by the Brazilian government. Most of it focused on corralling floating trash, but officials also deployed bioremediation efforts... Read more
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KIVI Boise
Water to remain filthy in Rio after Olympicsand rowers said the water appeared cleaner than it was a year ago, the result o
Water to remain filthy in Rio after Olympics
KIVI Boise / Posted 7 days ago
and rowers said the water appeared cleaner than it was a year ago, the result of numerous stop-gap measures employed by the Brazilian government. Most of it focused on corralling floating trash, but officials also deployed bioremediation efforts... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
Water to remain filthy in Rio after Olympicsand rowers said the water appeared cleaner than it was a year ago, the result o
Water to remain filthy in Rio after Olympics
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 7 days ago
and rowers said the water appeared cleaner than it was a year ago, the result of numerous stop-gap measures employed by the Brazilian government. Most of it focused on corralling floating trash, but officials also deployed bioremediation efforts... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Water to remain filthy in Rio after Olympicsand rowers said the water appeared cleaner than it was a year ago, the result o
Water to remain filthy in Rio after Olympics
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 7 days ago
and rowers said the water appeared cleaner than it was a year ago, the result of numerous stop-gap measures employed by the Brazilian government. Most of it focused on corralling floating trash, but officials also deployed bioremediation efforts... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Water to remain filthy in Rio after Olympicsand rowers said the water appeared cleaner than it was a year ago, the result o
Water to remain filthy in Rio after Olympics
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 7 days ago
and rowers said the water appeared cleaner than it was a year ago, the result of numerous stop-gap measures employed by the Brazilian government. Most of it focused on corralling floating trash, but officials also deployed bioremediation efforts... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Water to remain filthy in Rio after Olympicsand rowers said the water appeared cleaner than it was a year ago, the result o
Water to remain filthy in Rio after Olympics
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 7 days ago
and rowers said the water appeared cleaner than it was a year ago, the result of numerous stop-gap measures employed by the Brazilian government. Most of it focused on corralling floating trash, but officials also deployed bioremediation efforts... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Green Menace Ryan Lochte overshadowed Olympic heroesnote: Please understand if the following column seems frazzled. After a night o
Green Menace Ryan Lochte overshadowed Olympic heroes
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
note: Please understand if the following column seems frazzled. After a night of partying in Rio with Ryan Lochte, the Brazilian government seized the column's passport and it had to be smuggled out of Rio by a band of mercenary mosquitoes. At... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
Water to remain filthy in Rio after Olympicsand rowers said the water appeared cleaner than it was a year ago, the result o
Water to remain filthy in Rio after Olympics
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 7 days ago
and rowers said the water appeared cleaner than it was a year ago, the result of numerous stop-gap measures employed by the Brazilian government. Most of it focused on corralling floating trash, but officials also deployed bioremediation efforts... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Water issues linger for residents after Olympics closeand rowers said the water appeared cleaner than it was a year ago, the result o
Water issues linger for residents after Olympics close
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 7 days ago
and rowers said the water appeared cleaner than it was a year ago, the result of numerous stop-gap measures employed by the Brazilian government. Most of it focused on corralling floating trash, but officials also deployed bioremediation efforts.... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
Water issues linger for residents after Olympics closeand rowers said the water appeared cleaner than it was a year ago, the result o
Water issues linger for residents after Olympics close
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 7 days ago
and rowers said the water appeared cleaner than it was a year ago, the result of numerous stop-gap measures employed by the Brazilian government. Most of it focused on corralling floating trash, but officials also deployed bioremediation efforts.... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Water issues linger for residents after Olympics closeand rowers said the water appeared cleaner than it was a year ago, the result o
Water issues linger for residents after Olympics close
KECI Missoula / Posted 7 days ago
and rowers said the water appeared cleaner than it was a year ago, the result of numerous stop-gap measures employed by the Brazilian government. Most of it focused on corralling floating trash, but officials also deployed bioremediation efforts.... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Water issues linger for residents after Olympics closeand rowers said the water appeared cleaner than it was a year ago, the result o
Water issues linger for residents after Olympics close
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 7 days ago
and rowers said the water appeared cleaner than it was a year ago, the result of numerous stop-gap measures employed by the Brazilian government. Most of it focused on corralling floating trash, but officials also deployed bioremediation efforts.... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Water issues linger for residents after Olympics closeand rowers said the water appeared cleaner than it was a year ago, the result o
Water issues linger for residents after Olympics close
Brandon Sun / Posted 7 days ago
and rowers said the water appeared cleaner than it was a year ago, the result of numerous stop-gap measures employed by the Brazilian government. Most of it focused on corralling floating trash, but officials also deployed bioremediation efforts.... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Budget shortfall forces major Paralympics cutbacksPhilip Craven said Friday – but he could not promise more than that, even if th
Budget shortfall forces major Paralympics cutbacks
The Globe and Mail / Posted 7 days ago
Philip Craven said Friday – but he could not promise more than that, even if the Games receive a promised bailout from the Brazilian government. Your guide to the Olympic Games: What you need to know today “Never before in the 56-year history of... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
U.S. swimmers’ tall tale touches a raw nerve in Brazilhave these gringos show up and invent this story they were robbed? Ah, that’s j
U.S. swimmers’ tall tale touches a raw nerve in Brazil
The Globe and Mail / Posted 8 days ago
have these gringos show up and invent this story they were robbed? Ah, that’s just too much.” Medals are for honour The Brazilian government has never backed down from taking on Washington, from trade complaints to visa policy. Brazil requires... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Rio Paralympics to go ahead amid cash crisiscut. Photo: Matt Hazlett The city was supposed to provide $A111 million in fun
Rio Paralympics to go ahead amid cash crisis
Brisbane Times / Posted 8 days ago
cut. Photo: Matt Hazlett The city was supposed to provide $A111 million in funding, but a judge ruled on Aug 12 that the Brazilian government and the city of Rio could not afford the cost, according to NPR, citing Reuters. On Thursday, a judge... Read more
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Canberra Times
Rio Paralympics to go ahead amid cash crisiscut. Photo: Matt Hazlett The city was supposed to provide $A111 million in fun
Rio Paralympics to go ahead amid cash crisis
Canberra Times / Posted 8 days ago
cut. Photo: Matt Hazlett The city was supposed to provide $A111 million in funding, but a judge ruled on Aug 12 that the Brazilian government and the city of Rio could not afford the cost, according to NPR, citing Reuters. On Thursday, a judge... Read more
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Reuters
U.S. swimmers' tall tale touches a raw nerve in Brazilto have these gringos show up and invent this story they were robbed? Ah, that'
U.S. swimmers' tall tale touches a raw nerve in Brazil
Reuters / Posted 8 days ago
to have these gringos show up and invent this story they were robbed? Ah, that's just too much." MEDALS ARE FOR HONOR The Brazilian government has never backed down from taking on Washington, from trade complaints to visa policy. Brazil requires... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
U.S. swimmers' tall tale touches a raw nerve in Brazilto have these gringos show up and invent this story they were robbed? Ah, that'
U.S. swimmers' tall tale touches a raw nerve in Brazil
Reuters Sports News / Posted 8 days ago
to have these gringos show up and invent this story they were robbed? Ah, that's just too much." MEDALS ARE FOR HONOR The Brazilian government has never backed down from taking on Washington, from trade complaints to visa policy. Brazil requires... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
How Lochte should have respondedthemselves in the spotlight and to play their "but he hit me first" charade on
How Lochte should have responded
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 8 days ago
themselves in the spotlight and to play their "but he hit me first" charade on the international stage where, it seems, the Brazilian government has made extraordinary efforts to avoid the negative reputation that these four hooligans placed... Read more
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Breitbart
Rio Shakedown: U.S. Swimmers Allowed to Leave with $11,000 PaymentRyan Lochte, Gunnar Bentz, and Jack Conger were forced to pay gas station atten
Rio Shakedown: U.S. Swimmers Allowed to Leave with $11,000 Payment
Breitbart / Posted 8 days ago
Ryan Lochte, Gunnar Bentz, and Jack Conger were forced to pay gas station attendants money for damage at gunpoint. The Brazilian government ordered the four swimmers to have their passports seized earlier this week, following the discovery of... Read more
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Sports Business Daily
Lochte Issues Public Apology For Initial Description Of Incident At Rio Gas Stationconcerns Rio has, could have been better spent" (USA TODAY, 8/19). A BOSTON HER
Lochte Issues Public Apology For Initial Description Of Incident At Rio Gas Station
Sports Business Daily / Posted 8 days ago
concerns Rio has, could have been better spent" (USA TODAY, 8/19). A BOSTON HERALD editorial states the police and the Brazilian government "were embarrassed because this time a high-profile athlete had alleged a robbery." That "ignores the... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
2 U.S. swimmers leave Rio after robbery scandal; 3rd will pay $10,800 fineevidence to believe that there was any excess use of the weapon,” Veloso said,
2 U.S. swimmers leave Rio after robbery scandal; 3rd will pay $10,800 fine
Baltimore Sun / Posted 8 days ago
evidence to believe that there was any excess use of the weapon,” Veloso said, adding that the guard was an employee of the Brazilian government authorized to be armed. Footage from another camera next showed the swimmers in a different area of the... Read more
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iol.co.za
Pele: Birth of a Nationbetween athletic superstar and worldwide ambassador. Yet he was not immune to c
Pele: Birth of a Nation
iol.co.za / Posted 8 days ago
between athletic superstar and worldwide ambassador. Yet he was not immune to controversy, having been investigated by the Brazilian government for associating with leftist groups. None of this is in the film, however. Pelé is too earnest and... Read more
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Ekklesia
Amazon fires threaten to wipe out uncontacted tribespeopleout. We just want them to be able to live in peace.” The Guajajara Guardians a
Amazon fires threaten to wipe out uncontacted tribespeople
Ekklesia / Posted 8 days ago
out. We just want them to be able to live in peace.” The Guajajara Guardians are receiving very little support from the Brazilian government, despite promises of assistance. Unless they have the resources they require to conduct their... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Starring now in Brazil's theater of the absurd: Ryan Lochte's one-act play of stupiditywere finally allowed to leave the country Thursday night. Maybe that isn’t a g
Starring now in Brazil's theater of the absurd: Ryan Lochte's one-act play of stupidity
Yahoo Sports / Posted 9 days ago
were finally allowed to leave the country Thursday night. Maybe that isn’t a good reason to unleash the full force of the Brazilian government, ordering the seizure of Lochte’s and Feigen’s passports (Lochte was gone by then) and hauling Bentz and... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Rio police call swimmers' story of robbery a fabrication; USOC issues apologyevidence to believe that there was any excess use of the weapon,” Veloso said,
Rio police call swimmers' story of robbery a fabrication; USOC issues apology
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
evidence to believe that there was any excess use of the weapon,” Veloso said, adding that the guard was an employee of the Brazilian government authorized to be armed. Footage from another camera next showed the swimmers in a different area of the... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Olympics Will Leave a Heavy Financial Burden on Rioand less money available for vital services. According to the Financial Times,
Olympics Will Leave a Heavy Financial Burden on Rio
Bleacher Report / Posted 9 days ago
and less money available for vital services. According to the Financial Times, the total cost of the Rio Games to the Brazilian government is $4.6 billion. That is considerably cheaper than the $15 billion London spent on the 2012 Games, but... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Rio police say American swimmers' story of robbery is a fabricationevidence to believe that there was any excess use of the weapon,” Veloso said,
Rio police say American swimmers' story of robbery is a fabrication
Baltimore Sun / Posted 9 days ago
evidence to believe that there was any excess use of the weapon,” Veloso said, adding that the guard was an employee of the Brazilian government authorized to be armed. Footage from another camera next showed the swimmers in a different area of the... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Rio police say American swimmers' story of robbery is a fabricationevidence to believe that there was any excess use of the weapon,” Veloso said,
Rio police say American swimmers' story of robbery is a fabrication
Los Angeles Times / Posted 9 days ago
evidence to believe that there was any excess use of the weapon,” Veloso said, adding that the guard was an employee of the Brazilian government authorized to be armed. Footage from another camera next showed the swimmers in a different area of the... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Can Brazil get Ryan Lochte extradited?will enjoy the same rights not enjoyed by other Brazilians. Lochte is a differ
Can Brazil get Ryan Lochte extradited?
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 9 days ago
will enjoy the same rights not enjoyed by other Brazilians. Lochte is a different story. He's back in the States. If the Brazilian government really wants him, they're going to have to extradite him. Can they? Yes ... but probably not. Here's... Read more
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