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I'm turning into a bit of a twitcher

I never thought I’d say this but I am turning into an avid bird watcher. True, when I booked this trip to the Pantanal, I was promised jaguars, cougars, and all kinds of mammals but, as if often my luck, it would appear that I am not quite at the right place at the right time for any of these. 229 more words

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U.N. Health Agency Rejects Call to Postpone Rio Olympics Over Zika Outbreak

(BERLIN) — The World Health Organization says there is “no public health justification” for postponing or canceling the Rio Summer Olympics because of the Zika outbreak in Brazil. 439 more words

Coding at Lakademy

Today is the third day that Lakademy is happening at Federal University of State of Rio de Janeiro (UNIRIO), and since the first hour, I’m doing a lot of code. 233 more words

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Brazilian Police Seek 30-Plus Men In Teen's Gang Rape

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) – Police said Friday that they have identified and are searching for four of the more than 30 men suspected in the gang rape of a 16-year-old girl, a case that has rocked Latin America’s largest nation and highlighted its endemic problem of violence against women. 697 more words

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WHO rejects Rio Olympics postponement call

BERLIN (AP) — The World Health Organization says there is “no public health justification” for postponing or canceling the Rio de Janeiro Olympics because of the Zika outbreak. 434 more words

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Xmodgames releases xmod update for Clash of Clans

On 25 May 2016, Xmodgames released an update for Clash of Clans. They announced the following:

COC Mod OUT, iOS 3.4.0 & Android 2.7.1.

Traps still being fixed, supporting COC v.8.332.9 & 8.332.6 , featuring new troops & spells with refined methods to protect -accounts. 273 more words

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After gang rape video goes viral, outraged Brazilians protest culture of violence

AFP and the Associated Press

Text by FRANCE 24

Latest update : 2016-05-28

Angry protestors marched in Rio de Janeiro Friday to denounce a culture that accepts sexual violence after a video showing a nude, unconscious 16-year-old girl who had purportedly been raped by more than 30 men was circulated on the Internet. 739 more words