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Traversing Brazil

At the intersection of three countries lies one of the natural wonders of the world, Iguazu Falls. The region hosts three cities, large national parks and one of the biggest hydroelectric dams in the world. 4,113 more words


Hold on a second...was Carson Wentz in Brazil with Ryan Lochte?

Not a good day if you’re a fan of the U.S. men’s Olympic swim team, folks.

If you’re following the soap opera currently unfurling in Rio this week with several members of the U.S. 304 more words


"We are all one" Mural in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

How cool is this mural?

The artist, Eduardo Kobra, is a Brazilian street artist with enormous talent.  In Rio de Janeiro, to celebrate the Olympics, he painted an area of almost 3,000 square feet.   51 more words

Daily Life

Brazilian medicine for summer cold and sore throat

Was it from the air conditioner blasting down on my face the night before? From a cold virus that some of my colleagues claimed to have had earlier on in the summer? 561 more words


Rio judge issues search warrant for US swimmers Lochte, Feigen over robbery report

RIO DE JANEIRO — A Brazilian judge has issued a search and seizure warrant for two of the four U.S. swimmers reportedly robbed in Rio de Janeiro early Sunday. 298 more words


Shekhar's silver

Shekhar Gupta (former editor at ‘Indian Express’) now writes a weekly column for ‘Business Standard’. He has written a good one (behind paywall) on the Indian hand-wringing over the absence of medals in the Rio Olympics. 97 more words


Rick Stacy On Demand 8.11.16

A man climbs Trump Tower with suction cups, Malia Obama allegedly smokes weed, and that special feeling parents get when kids go back to school in today’s Rick Stacy On Demand. 117 more words