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As a result of the mistake, Sao Paulo Social Security, the government office which manages the pensions of state employees, withheld checks in the amount of 45,000 Brazilian reals (about $15,000 US), which Temer has been entitled to receive since his retirement from the job of public prosecutor of Sao Paulo in 1999 at ...
A Texas doctor locked in a five-year international child custody battle says the arrests of his former in-laws by the FBI for their alleged role in his son's removal from the United States was his last-ditch effort to bring his 8-year-old son back from Brazil. Dr. Chris Brann of Houston today told ABC News' "Good ...

Brazil's president promised Monday to provide whatever aid is necessary to the country's northern state of Roraima, which has been overwhelmed by ... The president suggested that some migrants could be moved to other states, but insisted that Brazil would not turn its back on the people fleeing misery.
The first and only time the United States men's national team defeated Brazil, the game itself nearly didn't happen. Torrential rain bombarded Southern California on Feb. 20, 1998, ahead of the Gold Cup semifinal, and U.S. goalkeeper Kasey Keller hoped it would be postponed. He had just flown to Los ...
At least 15 people have died there since December. Many areas, including the state capital Belo Horizonte, have been affected. A mass vaccination programme is in place in three southern states. But queues have formed outside clinics in Rio and Sao Paulo amid concerns that vaccines could run out.
Starting in Santana do Livramento, Rio Grande do Sul, Lula will work his way up from the far south of the country to Curitiba, capital of the state of ... In late 2017, Lula embarked on three caravans called “Lula Around Brazil,” which took him through nine states in Brazil's northeast region, as well as the states ...

RIO DE JANEIRO — American parents involved in international custody fights in Brazil have managed to get presidents, secretaries of state and ... Mr. Brann then signaled that the criminal case against them might be dismissed if his ex-wife were to return their son, Nicolas, to the United States immediately.
A woman believed to be the first in Brazil to ask the state for permission to end a pregnancy that did not result from a rape or involve medical issues has had an abortion — in Colombia. With one request denied by the Supreme Court and fearing that another would languish in the justice system, Rebeca ...
Furthermore, several Brazilian states have introduced the exemption of the ICMS tax for both solar electricity and solar equipment. The size limit of a project under Brazil's net metering scheme was recently expanded from 1 MW to 5 MW. The 1 MW limitation, however, remained for the ICMS exemption.
Researchers have identified a molecule that attracts an insect which carries citrus greening disease. This development is expected to help farmers control a disease that has destroyed citrus trees in areas of Brazil and the United States. The discovery is the result of six years of research on Diaphorina citri, ...
For a long time, the residents of Acre State in Brazil were lucky. They lived in the right climate for the Aedes aegypti mosquito, which carries dengue fever. But that mosquito was nowhere to be found, and there were no recorded cases of dengue in the state. That wasn't so in other parts of Brazil. There are ...
An attempt by a Brazil casino to offer the first legal gambling in the ... When the state vehemently disagreed and was able to obtain a court order ...
Brazil's Landless Workers' Movement, known for its land occupations ... on the northern coast of Parana, a state in the southern region of Brazil.
A deep look into Brazil's state legislatures ... It would be fair to assume that poorer states spend less to support their lawmakers, right? Well, not ...
Corn fields sit adjacent to forest in the Brazilian state of Mato Grosso. ... the impacts of CAR registration in the Amazon states of Mato Grosso ...
Sao Paulo state, Brazil's most populous, was the most affected, with a total deficit of 1.3 million homes. Even in Sao Paulo's far-flung ...
Brazil suffered 61,600 homicides in 2016, according to a new ... By comparison, there were roughly 17,000 homicides in the United States in 2016. ... Police in the state killed 925 people ― 43 percent more than in 2015, ...

State police in Brazil say a California couple and their two daughters who have been journeying through South America have been missing ...
Small plane crashes into house garden in Brazil, 3 killed ... the garden of a private home in Brazil's southeast state of Sao Paulo, officials said.
Days after the Catalonia referendum, a similar vote is being held across the Brazilian states of Parana, Santa Catarina and Rio Grande Do Sol.
The bid to break the states of Parana, Rio Grande do Sul and Santa Catarina from the far larger mass of Brazil has no legal standing. Turnout is ...
Brazil's Donald Trump Is Coming to the U.S. in Search of Donors and ... Women protest against the president of the Brazilian lower house, Eduardo Cunha, ... of the Brazilian community here in the United States,” Morais said in a statement. .... Four in ten voters in the swing state of Michigan — which helped ...
Brazil's Leader Postpones State Visit to Washington Over Spying SEPT. ... Two years later, the United States and Brazil hit a low point in their ...
The fire was started by a security guard working at the facility, according to Brazilian state news agency, who allegedly set the facility ablaze ...
As the Brazilian government continuously fails to deliver a solution for the ... of the state or the private sector … the population wants results.".
The purpose of reconstructing the concept of the developmental state in these terms is not somehow to restore the developmentalist credentials of the Indian and Brazilian states, but rather to locate their developmental strategies in the historical 'catch-up treadmill' and, in so far as it makes clear that the ...
The State Bureau of Investigation said the agency would not ... AP's stories have triggered investigations in both the United States and Brazil.
Brazil produces state-of-the-art small aircraft – many of the flights from Duluth are made on their Embraer jets. Large investments in computers ...
RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) - Hundreds of Brazilian soldiers poured into ... the cash-strapped state government quell the drug-related violence ...
However, many of Brazil's states have not yet signed up to the ... had only a state inspection seal from Pernambuco, the authorities of the state ...
A federal judge in Brazil ruled last week that psychologists could ... sad to still see this discussion going on in the United States," Linhares said.
Kent State University Unveils Partnership With Brazilian School ... the number of countries that we recruit students to come to the States.”.
... World Health Organization declared an end to the state of emergency last November. A second outbreak of Zika in Brazil had been last catastrophic in its ... But the most recent Situation Report issued by WHO states that the ...
During their exchange, Brazil and the United States will work on ... AMAZONLOG will take place in November in Tabatinga, in the state of ...
A federal prosecutor in Brazil's Amazonas state has launched an investigation into a reported massacre of at least 10 members of an ...
Since 2014, Brazilian states, with support from the National Council of Justice, have started holding so-called custody hearings, like the one ...
Former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva has been ... for his help in winning contracts with Brazil's state oil company, Petrobras.
Progress on Indigenous Rights Slow in Brazil, Advocates Say ... A federal prosecutor in Brazil's Amazonas state recently began investigating a ...
Brazil's energy regulator approves grid-connection of two solar ... An hybrid wind-solar power plant in the Brazilian state of Pernambuco.
... the city of Salvador, the coastal capital of the Brazilian state of Bahia and a sister ... Founded in 1549, Salvador is Brazil's third-largest metropolis with a ... presentation of Afro-Brazilian art ever presented in the United States ...
Conab said in the study that Brazilian soybean exports could grow ... to increase the soybean area in the major producing states,” Conab said in the study. ... In the main producing regions, such as in the state of Mato Grosso, ...
Willian started the World Cup qualifiers as the most consistent starter in Brazil's under-achieving line-up, but then saw his place come under ...
... world in locations including Sri Lanka, Djibouti and the United States. ... “TCP is not only CM Port's cornerstone to enter Brazil, but also the future ... However, last month the State Council issued new rules laying out which ...
More than 800 federal police officers fanned out in five states and Brazil's federal district Monday to serve 190 search and seizure warrants and ...
Lula Calls for Policies Centered on the Working Class to Push Brazil ... Lula greets people from Banabuiu, a countryside town in the state of ...
Xi Jinping Holds Talks with President Michel Temer of Brazil The Two Heads of State Agree to Advance China-Brazil Comprehensive Strategic ...
State Grid becomes power in the land in Brazil ... the Amazon region in the north to areas with huge demand such as the southern states of Sao ...
One key measure: privatize a vast swath of the Brazilian economy now held by the government, selling off the mint, the state bank's lottery unit, ...
Brazil's contributions to this state have only grown in the past decade. ... one-third of the total trade flow between Brazil and the United States.
Brazil's beef exports are expected to rise to 1.5 million tons in 2017, up 10 ... cattle ranchers and collecting market data in 11 Brazilian states.


 

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