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US lifts Brazilan beef import ban amid quality concerns

US lifts Brazilan beef import ban amid quality concerns

1 day ago   |   KCCI

“FSIS confirmed that Brazil has implemented necessary corrective actions and has determined that Brazil's food safety inspection system governing raw intact beef is equivalent...
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Brazilian Police on Strike Amid Carnival Celebrations

1 day ago   |   Time

A violent police strike in northeastern Brazil has shed light on dissatisfaction among cops elsewhere in the country, with some forces threatening to protest as rowdy Carnival...
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Brazil's Carnival kicks off with political divisions front and center

1 day ago   |   National Post

RIO DE JANEIRO/SAO PAULO - Brazil's famed Carnival kicked off in earnest on Saturday, as millions of scantily-clad revelers poured into the streets, many of whom took the...
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In Brazil, fears that violent police strike could spread

1 day ago   |   ABC News

A violent police strike in northeastern Brazil that led to a senator being injured by gunfire has shed light on dissatisfaction among cops elsewhere in the country who have...
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Brazil's Vale knew Brumadinho dam was unsafe as early as 2003 - internal report

3 days ago   |   National Post

BRASILIA - An independent investigation requested by Brazilian iron ore miner Vale SA into the causes of the Brumadinho tailings dam disaster that killed 270 people a year ago...
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Asian elephant in Argentina packs trunk for long trip to Brazil

3 days ago   |   National Post

BUENOS AIRES - Mara the elephant is packing for what may be the final trip of her 54-year life spent globe-trotting from India to Germany before joining circuses in Montevideo...
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Brazil's oil production jumps 20% to new record in January

Brazil's oil production jumps 20% to new record in January

3 days ago   |   RT

Brazil's oil production jumped by 20.4 percent on the year to set a new production record of 3.168 million barrels per day in January, thanks to the prolific pre-salt basin...
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Brazilian senator SHOT after driving BULLDOZER into military police protest

Brazilian senator SHOT after driving BULLDOZER into military police protest

3 days ago   |   RT

A Brazilian politician was hit by rubber bullets after he tried to use a construction vehicle to disperse military policemen who were protesting for better salaries. Former...
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Brazil senator shot amid police strike

4 days ago   |   National Post

BRASILIA - A left-wing Brazilian senator was shot and wounded on Wednesday while he was trying to intervene in a strike called by military police in the northeastern state of...
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Netanyahu “Optimistic” Israel Can Use Political Pressure To Shut Down ICC War Crimes Probe

4 days ago   |   MintPress News

TEL AVIV - Since the International Criminal Court announced it would investigate war crimes committed by Israel in the Gaza Strip and occupied West Bank last December, Israel's...
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'Fortunate': Newman says he avoided broken bones, suffered head injury in...

'Fortunate': Newman says he avoided broken bones, suffered head injury in Daytona 500 crash

“The doctors have been pleased with my progression over the last few days,” Ryan Newman said Sunday following the horrific crash. Read more ...

Buttigieg campaign alleges irregularities in Nevada caucuses vote

Buttigieg campaign alleges irregularities in Nevada caucuses vote

The letter asked the Nevada State Democratic Party to "explain anomalies in the data," among other requests. Read more ...

NASCAR at Las Vegas results, highlights from Joey Logano's win at Pennzoil 400

NASCAR at Las Vegas results, highlights from Joey Logano's win at Pennzoil 400

Sporting News tracked lap-by-lap updates and highlights from the Pennzoil 400. Follow here for complete results from NASCAR's race in Las Vegas. Read more ...

Daredevil 'Mad' Mike Hughes Killed In Crash Of Homemade Rocket

Daredevil 'Mad' Mike Hughes Killed In Crash Of Homemade Rocket

Mike Hughes promoted himself as believing that the Earth was flat. He launched in homemade rockets with the goal of eventually flying to the edge of space to see for himself. Read more ...

Ryan Newman eyes NASCAR return after suffering head injury in fiery crash

Ryan Newman eyes NASCAR return after suffering head injury in fiery crash

Ryan Newman is already looking forward to his NASCAR return. The 42-year-old driver revealed in a statement Sunday that he suffered a head injury during a horrifying crash last... Read more ...

Schumer: Chinese-owned TikTok app could lead to TSA data breach

Schumer: Chinese-owned TikTok app could lead to TSA data breach

The US Transportation Security Administration said Sunday it was barring employees from using the Chinese-owned video app TikTok to post on the agency's website. The... Read more ...

Judge won't bow out of Roger Stone case

Judge won't bow out of Roger Stone case

The federal judge who sentenced President Donald Trump's longtime adviser Roger Stone to more than three years in prison last week has decisively rejected a defense request... Read more ...

Anders Lee scores twice, Islanders beat Sharks 4-1

Anders Lee scores twice, Islanders beat Sharks 4-1

UNIONDALE, N.Y. - Anders Lee scored twice, Semyon Varlamov made 29 saves and the New York Islanders won their second straight at Nassau Coliseum, beating the San Jose Sharks... Read more ...

Celtics legend Bill Russell wears Lakers jersey in honor of Kobe Bryant

Celtics legend Bill Russell wears Lakers jersey in honor of Kobe Bryant

The Hall of Famer, who won 11 NBA titles with Boston, put aside the rivalry with Los Angeles to pay tribute to his late friend. Read more ...

Zegarowski can't miss, No. 15 Creighton routs No. 21 Butler

Zegarowski can't miss, No. 15 Creighton routs No. 21 Butler

OMAHA, Neb. - Marcus Zegarowski made all seven of his 3-pointers and finished with 25 points, and No. 15 Creighton beat No. 21 Butler 81-59 on Sunday for its fourth straight... Read more ...