RIO DE JANEIRO Top Stories
Andy Murray of Britain poses with the trophy after defeating Novak Djokovic
2014-09-18, Boston Herald
LONDON — After carefully avoiding taking a side on the issue, former Wimbledon champion Andy Murray changed course Thursday and signaled his support for Scottish...
Rising Sun in the early morning
2014-09-16, BBC News
Politicians will put the world economy at risk if they fail to tackle climate change, a global commission has warned. The body, a group of chief executives, former prime...
 
The Independent: They huddle in a circle, shaking maracas and shuffling in time to a rhythm that has pulsed through their tribes for generations. The dancers raise their voices in song, conjuring an ancient spirit that vibrates above the traffic roaring from...
Lexington Herald-Leader: DeMarcus Cousins left Spain with a ton of baggage. Not the old baggage, new baggage. His luggage was stuffed with a FIBAWorld Cup gold medal, a sampling of souvenirs, a Team USA jersey to be forever cherished, and gentle reminders from USA Basketball...
noodls: (Source: Vale SA) Rio de Janeiro, September 18, 2014 - Vale S.A. (Vale) informs that it will pay the semi-annual remuneration on its shareholders debentures (debentures) on September 30, 2014, to the gross amount of R$ 0.413654261 per debenture, totaling R$...
noodls: (Source: New York StatePublic Employees Federation) PEF leaders and members will participate in the People's Climate March September 21 that will wind its way through Midtown Manhattan along a two-mile route. More than 500,000 people are expected to...
NZ Herald: RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) The future of the golf course under construction for the Rio de JaneiroOlympics in 2016 was unclear Wednesday after the city of Rio and the course developer both defendants in a lawsuit failed to agree to changes......
Austin American Statesman: What personal goals do you set for yourself? I go my hardest every time I get on the field and do what I can to help my team. Has an opponent every poked fun at you because you’re small? No, I haven’t really had anyone make fun of me, but if someone did, I...
noodls: (Source: Indy Racing LeagueLLC) By IndyCar.com staff Published: Sep 18, 2014 INDYCAR will return to Brazil in 2015 with a VerizonIndyCar Series event at Autódromo Internacional Nelson Piquet in the capital city of Brasília next March.  "We're eager to...
Atlanta Journal: On this year’s list of The 150 Richest Brazilians by FORBES...
Bloomberg: Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (GS)’s Brazil unit returned to profitability in the fourth quarter as the departure of several managing directors helped cut costs and fixed-income gains offset an investment-banking revenue drop. “We made the right decision in...
Mashable: Amid the NFL's ongoing domestic violence crisis — which lately has overshadowed the NFL's massive concussion crisis — Time magazine released a powerful cover on Thursday. The story centers around 16-year-old Chad Stover, a defensive back at Tipton High School...
National Public Radio: 3:49 PM ET Audio for this story from All Things Considered will be available at approximately 7:00 p.m. ET. i i Marina Silva, shown here in Rio de Janeiro on Wednesday, is tied in polls with incumbent President DilmaRousseff. Silva, the candidate for Brazil's...
Khaleej Times: Dubai is capable of hosting the Middle East’s first Olympic Games, according to Shaikh Ahmad Al Fahad Al Sabah, the president of the Olympic Council of Asia. Shaikh Ahmad believes that Dubai, the business hub of the Middle East, and Doha were capable of...
Newsday: Travel deals SAO PAULO - (AP) -- IndyCar says it will race in the Brazilian capital of Brasilia next year, returning to the country after a one-year absence. The March 8 race will take place at the Nelson Piquet permanent racetrack located in the central...