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UN Rights chief Bachelet says feels ¨sorry' for Brazil under Bolsonaro

15 hours ago   |   National Post

SANTIAGO - U.N. human rights chief Michelle Bachelet, who earlier this month came under personal attack from Brazilian president Jair Bolsonaro, says she feels sorry for...
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Can We Make Destroying the Amazon a Crime Against Humanity?

1 day ago   |   NY Times

A group of activists wants to try.
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Huawei to join forces with China Mobile to bid for Brazil's Oi: report

1 day ago   |   Reuters

Chinese telecoms equipment maker Huawei Technologies Co is joining forces with China Mobile to potentially enter a dispute to buy struggling Brazilian carrier Oi SA , in an...
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Here's how much each iPhone Apple makes costs in 15 different countries around the world

Here's how much each iPhone Apple makes costs in 15 different countries around the world

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Apple's iPhone 11 , iPhone 11 Pro, and iPhone 11 Pro Max went on sale September 20. Apple also still carries the iPhone XR, 8, and 8 Plus. Prices generally range from most...
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From crickets to insecticides: Effects of Cuba ‘sonic attacks' caused by anti-Zika fumigation, new study claims

From crickets to insecticides: Effects of Cuba ‘sonic attacks' caused by anti-Zika fumigation, new study claims

2 days ago   |   RT

The droning noises that the US dubbed “sonic attacks” on the unwell diplomats in Havana has previously been attributed to crickets. But the mystery symptoms prompted more...
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Brazil aims to deflect criticism over Amazon deforestation

2 days ago   |   My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - After facing global criticism for deforestation in the Amazon, Brazil's minister of the environment, Ricardo Salles, is visiting the U.S., France, Germany, and the...
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France's CNP and Brazil's Caixa seal $1.7 billion insurance deal

3 days ago   |   Reuters

France's CNP Assurances SA has reached a deal worth 7 billion reais with Caixa Economica Federal to sell insurance in the bank's more than 3,000 branches, the Brazilian...
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Minnesota Court Suspends 2 Key Permits For Planned PolyMet Copper Mine

3 days ago   |   CBS

ST. PAUL, Minn. - The Minnesota Court of Appeals has handed environmental groups a victory by putting two key permits for the planned PolyMet copper-nickel mine on hold ahead...
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USMNT Rise to 21st, Mexico Remain 12th in Latest FIFA Rankings

3 days ago   |   Bleacher Report

The United States men's national team was among the risers in the latest FIFA rankings, moving up one slot into 21st position. Rivals Mexico remain in 12th place. Belgium...
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Kaka on Neymar: 'I Think It's Good for Him' to Stay at PSG Amid Exit Rumours

3 days ago   |   Bleacher Report

Former Brazil midfielder Kaka thinks Neymar can thrive at Paris Saint-Germain this season despite speculation linking him with a transfer throughout the summer...
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'Game of Thrones,' 'Veep' aim for records at Emmy Awards

'Game of Thrones,' 'Veep' aim for records at Emmy Awards

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UK airline & tour operator Thomas Cook goes bankrupt, leaving 600,000...

UK airline & tour operator Thomas Cook goes bankrupt, leaving 600,000 travelers in limbo

The UK Civil Aviation Authority has announced that Thomas Cook Group, a major tour operator and airline, has ceased trading with immediate effect, with all flights and... Read more ...

Billy Porter earns historic Emmy win

Billy Porter earns historic Emmy win

The category is: making history. Read more ...

Antonio Brown goes on Twitter tirade, claims he's done playing in NFL; takes...

Antonio Brown goes on Twitter tirade, claims he's done playing in NFL; takes shots at Kraft, Roethlisberger

Antonio Brown, the embattled football wide receiver most recently cut by the New England Patriots, claimed Sunday that he will no longer be playing in the NFL. Read more ...

'Fleabag' And 'Game Of Thrones' Win Big At The Emmys

'Fleabag' And 'Game Of Thrones' Win Big At The Emmys

Phoebe Waller-Bridge's Fleabag and the departing Game of Thrones both came up big Sunday night, as did Chernobyl and The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel . Read more ...

Goff throws 2 TDs passes, Rams hold off Browns 20-13

Goff throws 2 TDs passes, Rams hold off Browns 20-13

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Fantasy Football Rankings Week 4: Tight End

Our Week 4 fantasy football TE rankings can help you figure out which fringe TE options qualify as sleepers, especially with George Kittle's bye week causing some owners to... Read more ...

Stars pull out the style stops on Emmy Awards red carpet

Stars pull out the style stops on Emmy Awards red carpet

The Emmy Awards honor stars and shows from the small screen, but the red carpet fashion scene at last night's 71st annual ceremony outside the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles... Read more ...

Michelle Williams used her Emmys speech to advocate for equal pay for women...

Michelle Williams used her Emmys speech to advocate for equal pay for women: 'It empowers that person'

Michelle Williams won best lead actress in a limited series for her role on FX's "Fosse/Verdon" at the 2019 Emmys . Williams used her speech to say that she was paid equally to... Read more ...

Arab politicians in Israel move to oust Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu

Arab politicians in Israel move to oust Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu

A coalition of Arab politicians in Israel moved Sunday to help oust Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu by throwing their support behind challenger Benny Gantz. The decision by... Read more ...