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Naked inmates stand in line while surrounded by police after a riot at the Alcacuz prison in Nisia Floresta, Rio Grande do Norte state, Brazil
2017-01-15, Deseret News
RIO DE JANEIRO — Twenty-seven inmates have died in eruptions of violence in two northern Brazilian prisons, officials said Sunday as they quelled the latest in a...
Topix: At least two inmates are dead after prisoners in Brazil's PiraquaraState Penitentiary 1 apparently blasted a hole through a wall and exchanged gunfire with police early Sunday, according to prison officials. According to the ParanDepartment of Public...
AOL: The B-Street Band was apparently born to run... away from the upcoming inauguration festivities for president-elect Donald Trump. The BruceSpringsteen tribute act has decided to drop out of an inaugural event ushering Trump into office, out of respect for...
Public Technologies: (Source: Even Construtora e Incorporadora SA) São Paulo, January 16, 2017 - Even Construtora e Incorporadora S.A. - EVEN (BM&FBOVESPA: EVEN3), a builder and developer with operations in the states of São Paulo, Rio de Janeiro, Rio Grande do Sul and Minas...
Public Technologies: (Source: Enel Green Power SpA) Rome/Abu Dhabi, January 15th, 2017 - Enel has completed the installation of two solar PV power plants at the ItalianEmbassy in Abu Dhabi, as part of the Green Embassy project promoted by the Group's renewables division Enel...
Reuters: RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) - Another uprising broke out at a prison in northeastern Brazil where 26 inmates were killed by a rival gang faction over the weekend, authorities said Monday....
China Daily: Chinese mobile transport platform giant DiDi Chuxing announced a massive investment in Brazilian startup 99, one of the leaders in urban transport apps in Brazil. With the investment, which local media estimated at some $100 million, Didi will have a seat...
Public Technologies: (Source: Aliansce Shopping Centers SA) ALIANSCE SHOPPING CENTERS S.A. Notice to Shareholders Rio de Janeiro, January 16, 2017 - Aliansce Shopping Centers S.A. ("Aliansce" or "Company") (Bovespa: ALSC3), hereby informs, to its shareholders...
AOL: Donald Trump can't catch a break. Just days after Jennifer Holliday pulled out of performing at his inauguration due to backlash, B StreetBand also announced on Monday that they're backing out. The cover band, who confirmed their performance at the Garden...
The National: ABU DHABI // The Vice President visited the Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi on Monday at Al BahrPalace to discuss national issues. Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid, Vice President and Ruler of Dubai, and...
Arizona Daily Star: RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Twenty-six inmates were killed in eruptions of violence inside two prisons in northern Brazil, officials said Sunday as they quelled the latest in a string of jail disturbances across the country in which more than… ......
BN Americas: The winning bidder will develop projects focusing on conscious energy use, operating efficiency and educational activities in Brazil's Rio de Janeiro state. ...continue reading ......
The Independent: Manchester United are among a number of top European clubs keeping tabs on Flamengo youngster Vinícius Junior – and have already been rebuffed in...
AOL: First ladyMichelle Obama has made it clear she's eager to leave the White House, step into the next phase of her life, and even enjoy a simple trip to Target. With less than a week until President-elect Donald Trump is sworn in and moves into the White House...
Public Technologies: (Source: Odebrecht SA) The 9th edition of the Odebrecht Award for Brazil's Sustainable Development discloses the five winning university projects that propose sustainability solutions applied to a number of areas in engineering and agronomy. Each project will...