Once it was confirmed that we’d be going to August this month, we had to cancel a trip to Wrightsville Beach we’d planned for our first wedding anniversary. 392 more words
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A personal selection of photographs with their stories in English, Portuguese, and Dutch (scroll down for the Portuguese and Dutch texts).
Cristiane Lucchesi and Jonathan Levin – Bloomberg, 8/27/2014
BR Advisory Partners Participacoes SA, the investment bank and asset-management firm founded by Goldman Sachs Group Inc.’s former Brazil chief executive officer, is creating a debt-restructuring advisory business as the country’s economy stalls. 118 more words
Donna Bowater – The Telegraph, 8/27/2014
The first televised debate between Brazil’s presidential candidates ended without a clear winner in an exchange that was criticised for lacking substance. 56 more words
NEW DELHI – Rampant trash-burning is throwing more pollution and toxic particles into the air than governments are reporting, according to a scientific study estimating more than 40 per cent of the world’s garbage is burned. 745 more words
Alerting all single males: This town is entirely made up of 'extremely attractive' women - and they're appealing for men
It’s the kind of news that could make Don Juan feel faint.
A Brazilian town that is entirely made up of young, ‘extremely attractive’ women has made an appeal – for single men. 314 more words