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The Manila Times
Lula dives into Brazil’s political uproarAugust 31, 2015 7:36 pm RIO DE JANEIRO: When an assault on a huge blow-up doll
Lula dives into Brazil’s political uproar
The Manila Times / Posted 5 hours ago
August 31, 2015 7:36 pm RIO DE JANEIRO: When an assault on a huge blow-up doll makes front-page news, you know Brazil’s already surreal political crisis is heading into ever-wilder territory. The doll... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
... As Corruption Fights Back!Whereas in Brazil, Guatemala and Honduras citizens are out on the streets prote
... As Corruption Fights Back!
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 hours ago
Whereas in Brazil, Guatemala and Honduras citizens are out on the streets protesting against corruption and calling for the heads of their countries' heads, worse than the opposite is happening today in Nigeria, the Giant of Africa. Here, it is the... Read more
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iol.co.za
Lula dives into Brazil’s political stormAPAn anti-government demonstrator takes pictures of a giant inflatable in the l
Lula dives into Brazil’s political storm
iol.co.za / Posted 8 hours ago
APAn anti-government demonstrator takes pictures of a giant inflatable in the likeness of Brazil's former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva in prison stripes, during a protest in Sao Paulo. Picture: Andre Penner Rio de Janeiro - When an assault on... Read more
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The New Age
Brazilian government 2016 budget will be in the red - mediaBrazilian President Dilma Rousseff will send Congress a 2016 budget with a prim
Brazilian government 2016 budget will be in the red - media
The New Age / Posted 10 hours ago
Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff will send Congress a 2016 budget with a primary deficit after she abandoned plans to reinstate an unpopular tax to raise revenues next year, Brazilian media reported on Sunday. Rousseff's economic team decided it... Read more
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iafrica.com
Lula dives into Brazil political stormWhen an assault on a huge blow-up doll makes front page news, you know Brazil's
Lula dives into Brazil political storm
iafrica.com / Posted 10 hours ago
When an assault on a huge blow-up doll makes front page news, you know Brazil's already surreal political crisis is heading into ever wilder territory. The doll depicts ex-president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva from the ruling leftist Workers' Party in... Read more
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The Standard
Rolls-Royce dragged into Brazil oil corruption scandalThe engineering company confirmed it had been contacted by investigators. The
Rolls-Royce dragged into Brazil oil corruption scandal
The Standard / Posted 11 hours ago
The engineering company confirmed it had been contacted by investigators. The inquiry has engulfed Brazil's political and business establishment amid allegations of a massive kickbacks scheme. (Pictured, protesters in Sao Paulo yesterday targeted... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Rolls Royce cooperating with Brazil corruption probeLONDON - Britain's Rolls-Royce is cooperating with investigators in a massive c
Rolls Royce cooperating with Brazil corruption probe
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 16 hours ago
LONDON - Britain's Rolls-Royce is cooperating with investigators in a massive corruption scandal at Brazilian state oil giant Petrobras, a spokesman said on Sunday. Britain's Rolls-Royce confirmed it had been contacted by investigators involved in a... Read more
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The Star
Brazil’s Rousseff drops plan to restore unpopular taxBRASILIA: President Dilma Rousseff has dropped the idea of reinstating a tax on
Brazil’s Rousseff drops plan to restore unpopular tax
The Star / Posted 18 hours ago
BRASILIA: President Dilma Rousseff has dropped the idea of reinstating a tax on financial transactions to bridge a gaping fiscal deficit after it ran into a barrage of criticism even from within her coalition, Brazilian media reported. The Folha de... Read more
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BBC News
Brazil Speaker Eduardo Cunha facing corruption charges - BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video &
Brazil Speaker Eduardo Cunha facing corruption charges
BBC News / Posted 18 hours ago
- BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video & Audio Also in the News Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say Brazil Speaker Eduardo Cunha facing... Read more
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Business Insider
This man is 'breathing life' into Brazil's 'lame duck president'Renan Calheiros took an Air Force jet to get hair implants and was accused of l
This man is 'breathing life' into Brazil's 'lame duck president'
Business Insider / Posted yesterday
Renan Calheiros took an Air Force jet to get hair implants and was accused of letting a lobbyist pay child support to a journalist he had an affair and a child with. Either episode would have derailed many politicians but corruption allegations have... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Brazil's crafty Senate boss helps keep Rousseff afloatBRASILIA: Renan Calheiros took an Air Force jet to get hair implants and was ac
Brazil's crafty Senate boss helps keep Rousseff afloat
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
BRASILIA: Renan Calheiros took an Air Force jet to get hair implants and was accused of letting a lobbyist pay child support to a journalist he had an affair and a child with. Either episode would have derailed many politicians but corruption... Read more
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The Star
Brazil's crafty Senate boss helps keep Rousseff afloatBRASILIA (Reuters) - Renan Calheiros took an Air Force jet to get hair implants
Brazil's crafty Senate boss helps keep Rousseff afloat
The Star / Posted yesterday
BRASILIA (Reuters) - Renan Calheiros took an Air Force jet to get hair implants and was accused of letting a lobbyist pay child support to a journalist he had an affair and a child with. Either episode would have derailed many politicians but... Read more
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Reuters
Brazil's crafty Senate boss helps keep Rousseff afloatBRASILIA Renan Calheiros took an Air Force jet to get hair implants and was acc
Brazil's crafty Senate boss helps keep Rousseff afloat
Reuters / Posted yesterday
BRASILIA Renan Calheiros took an Air Force jet to get hair implants and was accused of letting a lobbyist pay child support to a journalist he had an affair and a child with. Either episode would have derailed many politicians but corruption... Read more
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The New Age
Brazil ex-president Lula makes political comebackBrazil's popular ex-president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva declared on Saturday th
Brazil ex-president Lula makes political comeback
The New Age / Posted yesterday
Brazil's popular ex-president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva declared on Saturday that he is returning to the bruising political frontlines to defend his successor, the embattled Dilma Rousseff. "Our opponents talk about me from morning until night...... Read more
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Reuters
Brazil's Rousseff drops plan to restore unpopular taxBrazil President Dilma Rousseff speaks to members of the media during a visit a
Brazil's Rousseff drops plan to restore unpopular tax
Reuters / Posted yesterday
Brazil President Dilma Rousseff speaks to members of the media during a visit at Google headquarters in Mountain View, California July 1, 2015. BRASILIA President Dilma Rousseff has dropped the idea of reinstating a tax on financial transactions to... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Brazilian weekly says Lula lobbied for Odebrecht in CubaBRASILIA: A Brazilian news magazine has accused former president Luiz Inacio Lu
Brazilian weekly says Lula lobbied for Odebrecht in Cuba
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
BRASILIA: A Brazilian news magazine has accused former president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva of acting as lobbyist in Cuba for Brazil's largest engineering firm Odebrecht, which built the container terminal at the Cuban port of Mariel. In this week's... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Brazilian weekly says Lula lobbied for Odebrecht in CubaFormer Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva speaks during a Workers' P
Brazilian weekly says Lula lobbied for Odebrecht in Cuba
Reuters UK Edition / Posted yesterday
Former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva speaks during a Workers' Party meeting regarding the National Act for Education, in Brasilia August 14, 2015. BRASILIA A Brazilian news magazine has accused former president Luiz Inacio Lula da... Read more
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The Star
Brazilian weekly says Lula lobbied for Odebrecht in CubaBRASILIA (Reuters) - A Brazilian news magazine has accused former president Lui
Brazilian weekly says Lula lobbied for Odebrecht in Cuba
The Star / Posted yesterday
BRASILIA (Reuters) - A Brazilian news magazine has accused former president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva of acting as lobbyist in Cuba for Brazil's largest engineering firm Odebrecht, which built the container terminal at the Cuban port of Mariel. In... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Brazil recession: GDP plunges 1.9 percent in second quartergallery_thumbnails_show|article-gallery-6471769|article-gallery-6471769|0 gall
Brazil recession: GDP plunges 1.9 percent in second quarter
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
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Zero Hedge
Mass Protests Sweep Malaysian Capital As Anger At Goldman-Backed Slush Fund Boils OverIf we told you that thousands of protesters donning bright yellow shirts had ta
Mass Protests Sweep Malaysian Capital As Anger At Goldman-Backed Slush Fund Boils Over
Zero Hedge / Posted 2 days ago
If we told you that thousands of protesters donning bright yellow shirts had taken to the streets to call for the ouster of a leader in an important emerging market, you’d be forgiven for thinking we were talking about Brazil, where President Dilma... Read more
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Orange County Register
Brazil in recession, president on the defensiveRIO DE JANEIRO – The bottom seems to have fallen out of Brazil’s economy, with
Brazil in recession, president on the defensive
Orange County Register / Posted 2 days ago
RIO DE JANEIRO – The bottom seems to have fallen out of Brazil’s economy, with the government reporting Friday that the gross domestic product plunged 1.9 percent in the second quarter alone, once again throwing the nation into a technical... Read more
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International Business Times
Brazilian economy falls into recession with 1.9% contraction in second quarter Brazil has entered into recession after the country's economy contracted by 1.9
Brazilian economy falls into recession with 1.9% contraction in second quarter
International Business Times / Posted 2 days ago
Brazil has entered into recession after the country's economy contracted by 1.9% in the second quarter, followed by a 0.7% contraction in the first quarter. The seventh largest economy in the world has been suffering from lower commodity prices and a... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Brazil recession: GDP plunges 1.9 percent in second quarterRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The bottom seems to have fallen out of Brazil's economy,
Brazil recession: GDP plunges 1.9 percent in second quarter
Lake Placid News / Posted 2 days ago
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The bottom seems to have fallen out of Brazil's economy, with the government reporting Friday that the gross domestic product plunged 1.9 percent in the second quarter alone, once again throwing the nation into a technical... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Brazil recession: GDP plunges 1.9 percent in second quarterRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The bottom seems to have fallen out of Brazil's economy,
Brazil recession: GDP plunges 1.9 percent in second quarter
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The bottom seems to have fallen out of Brazil's economy, with the government reporting Friday that the gross domestic product plunged 1.9 percent in the second quarter alone, once again throwing the nation into a technical... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Brazil mired in recession as commodity prices fallNEW YORK (CNN) - Brazil is going bust. Its currency is plummeting, unemploymen
Brazil mired in recession as commodity prices fall
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 2 days ago
NEW YORK (CNN) - Brazil is going bust. Its currency is plummeting, unemployment is rising, its stock market is down 20 percent from a year ago and its president, Dilma Rousseff, has an 8 percent approval rating, the lowest since 1992 when Brazil's... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Brazil recession: GDP plunges 1.9 percent in second quarterRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - The bottom seems to have fallen out of Brazil's economy,
Brazil recession: GDP plunges 1.9 percent in second quarter
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 2 days ago
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - The bottom seems to have fallen out of Brazil's economy, with the government reporting Friday that the gross domestic product plunged 1.9 percent in the second quarter alone, once again throwing the nation into a technical... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Brazil recession: GDP plunges 1.9 percent in second quarterRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - The bottom seems to have fallen out of Brazil's economy,
Brazil recession: GDP plunges 1.9 percent in second quarter
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 2 days ago
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - The bottom seems to have fallen out of Brazil's economy, with the government reporting Friday that the gross domestic product plunged 1.9 percent in the second quarter alone, once again throwing the nation into a technical... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Brazil recession: GDP plunges 1.9 percent in second quarterRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - The bottom seems to have fallen out of Brazil's economy,
Brazil recession: GDP plunges 1.9 percent in second quarter
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - The bottom seems to have fallen out of Brazil's economy, with the government reporting Friday that the gross domestic product plunged 1.9 percent in the second quarter alone, once again throwing the nation into a technical... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
Brazil recession: GDP plunges 1.9 percent in second quarterRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - The bottom seems to have fallen out of Brazil's economy,
Brazil recession: GDP plunges 1.9 percent in second quarter
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 2 days ago
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - The bottom seems to have fallen out of Brazil's economy, with the government reporting Friday that the gross domestic product plunged 1.9 percent in the second quarter alone, once again throwing the nation into a technical... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Brazil recession: GDP plunges 1.9 percent in second quarterRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - The bottom seems to have fallen out of Brazil's economy,
Brazil recession: GDP plunges 1.9 percent in second quarter
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 2 days ago
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - The bottom seems to have fallen out of Brazil's economy, with the government reporting Friday that the gross domestic product plunged 1.9 percent in the second quarter alone, once again throwing the nation into a technical... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Brazil recession: GDP plunges 1.9 percent in second quarterRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - The bottom seems to have fallen out of Brazil's economy,
Brazil recession: GDP plunges 1.9 percent in second quarter
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 2 days ago
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - The bottom seems to have fallen out of Brazil's economy, with the government reporting Friday that the gross domestic product plunged 1.9 percent in the second quarter alone, once again throwing the nation into a technical... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Brazil recession: GDP plunges 1.9 percent in second quartergallery_thumbnails_show|article-gallery-6471769|article-gallery-6471769|0 gall
Brazil recession: GDP plunges 1.9 percent in second quarter
Houston Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Brazil recession: GDP plunges 1.9 percent in second quarterRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - The bottom seems to have fallen out of Brazil's economy,
Brazil recession: GDP plunges 1.9 percent in second quarter
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 2 days ago
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - The bottom seems to have fallen out of Brazil's economy, with the government reporting Friday that the gross domestic product plunged 1.9 percent in the second quarter alone, once again throwing the nation into a technical... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Brazil recession: GDP plunges 1.9 percent in second quarterRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - The bottom seems to have fallen out of Brazil's economy,
Brazil recession: GDP plunges 1.9 percent in second quarter
KXXV Waco / Posted 2 days ago
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - The bottom seems to have fallen out of Brazil's economy, with the government reporting Friday that the gross domestic product plunged 1.9 percent in the second quarter alone, once again throwing the nation into a technical... Read more
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Zero Hedge
"No Recovery For You!" Brazil Officially Enters Recession, Goldman Calls Numbers "Disquieting"Well, you know what they say: when it rains it pours, especially when you’re th
"No Recovery For You!" Brazil Officially Enters Recession, Goldman Calls Numbers "Disquieting"
Zero Hedge / Posted 2 days ago
Well, you know what they say: when it rains it pours, especially when you’re the poster child for an epic emerging market unwind and you’re suffering through the worst stagflation in over a decade while trying to clean up the feces ahead of the... Read more
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OJornal News
Brazil’s Rousseff faces growing impeachment threat President Dilma Rousseff. Agência Brasil. RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) – If the worst
Brazil’s Rousseff faces growing impeachment threat
OJornal News / Posted 2 days ago
President Dilma Rousseff. Agência Brasil. RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) – If the worst economic crisis in a decade, a massive corruption scandal centered on her ruling party and approval ratings in the... Read more
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The Courier
G20: World leaders in BrisbaneAustralian Prime Minister Tony Abbott greets United States President Barack Oba
G20: World leaders in Brisbane
The Courier / Posted 3 days ago
Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott greets United States President Barack Obama during the official welcome at the Brisbane Convention and Exhibitions Centre on November 15, 2014 in Brisbane, Australia. Photo: Getty Images. Australian Prime... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Brazil enters recession in second quarterRIO DE JANEIRO: Brazil has fallen back into recession, deepening the gloom in t
Brazil enters recession in second quarter
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
RIO DE JANEIRO: Brazil has fallen back into recession, deepening the gloom in the world's seventh largest economy already battered by falling commodity prices, political crisis and a corruption scandal. In the second quarter of this year, gross... Read more
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Reuters
Brazil economy sinks into worse-than-expected recessionA woman reacts as she reads a board showing the Real-U.S. dollar and several fo
Brazil economy sinks into worse-than-expected recession
Reuters / Posted 3 days ago
A woman reacts as she reads a board showing the Real-U.S. dollar and several foreign currencies exchange rates in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, August 26, 2015. SAO PAULO Brazil's economy shrank 1.9 percent in the second quarter, sinking into a recession... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Brazil enters recession in second quarterRIO DE JANEIRO - Brazil is in recession, official figures showed Friday, adding
Brazil enters recession in second quarter
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 3 days ago
RIO DE JANEIRO - Brazil is in recession, official figures showed Friday, adding to the gloom in the world's seventh largest economy already battered by falling commodity prices, political crisis and a corruption scandal. The assembly line of the... Read more
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Business Spectator
Brazil enters recession in Q2Brazil is in recession, official figures show, adding to the gloom in the world
Brazil enters recession in Q2
Business Spectator / Posted 3 days ago
Brazil is in recession, official figures show, adding to the gloom in the world's seventh largest economy already battered by falling commodity prices, political crisis and a corruption scandal. In the second quarter of this year, gross domestic... Read more
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ABC News
Brazil's Rousseff Faces Growing Impeachment ThreatIf the worst economic crisis in a decade, a massive corruption scandal centered
Brazil's Rousseff Faces Growing Impeachment Threat
ABC News / Posted 3 days ago
If the worst economic crisis in a decade, a massive corruption scandal centered on her ruling party and approval ratings in the single digits weren't rough enough for Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff, she's now faced with an angry rival who... Read more
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Quartz
Does the global stock market turmoil signal the BRIC age is already over? - Quartz BRIC
Does the global stock market turmoil signal the BRIC age is already over?
Quartz / Posted 3 days ago
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The Charleston State Journal
Brazil's Rousseff faces growing impeachment threatRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - If the worst economic crisis in a decade, a massive corru
Brazil's Rousseff faces growing impeachment threat
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 3 days ago
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - If the worst economic crisis in a decade, a massive corruption scandal centered on her ruling party and approval ratings in the single digits weren't rough enough for Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff, she's now faced with... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Brazil's Rousseff faces growing impeachment threatRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - If the worst economic crisis in a decade, a massive corru
Brazil's Rousseff faces growing impeachment threat
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 3 days ago
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - If the worst economic crisis in a decade, a massive corruption scandal centered on her ruling party and approval ratings in the single digits weren't rough enough for Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff, she's now faced with... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Brazil's Rousseff faces growing impeachment threatRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - If the worst economic crisis in a decade, a massive corru
Brazil's Rousseff faces growing impeachment threat
Hawaii News Now / Posted 3 days ago
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - If the worst economic crisis in a decade, a massive corruption scandal centered on her ruling party and approval ratings in the single digits weren't rough enough for Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff, she's now faced with... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Brazil's Rousseff faces growing impeachment threatRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - If the worst economic crisis in a decade, a massive corru
Brazil's Rousseff faces growing impeachment threat
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 3 days ago
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - If the worst economic crisis in a decade, a massive corruption scandal centered on her ruling party and approval ratings in the single digits weren't rough enough for Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff, she's now faced with... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Brazil's Rousseff faces growing impeachment threatRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - If the worst economic crisis in a decade, a massive corru
Brazil's Rousseff faces growing impeachment threat
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 3 days ago
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - If the worst economic crisis in a decade, a massive corruption scandal centered on her ruling party and approval ratings in the single digits weren't rough enough for Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff, she's now faced with... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Brazil's Rousseff faces growing impeachment threatRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - If the worst economic crisis in a decade, a massive corru
Brazil's Rousseff faces growing impeachment threat
KXXV Waco / Posted 3 days ago
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - If the worst economic crisis in a decade, a massive corruption scandal centered on her ruling party and approval ratings in the single digits weren't rough enough for Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff, she's now faced with... Read more
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FOX 6 News Birmingham
Brazil's Rousseff faces growing impeachment threatRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - If the worst economic crisis in a decade, a massive corru
Brazil's Rousseff faces growing impeachment threat
FOX 6 News Birmingham / Posted 3 days ago
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - If the worst economic crisis in a decade, a massive corruption scandal centered on her ruling party and approval ratings in the single digits weren't rough enough for Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff, she's now faced with... Read more
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