East Timor last frontier for war on leprosy: Ancient scourge still maims, isolates
If there really was a place so remote it could be called the end of the earth, Adelino Quelo's shabby little hut would be prime real estate. His thatch teepee-shaped home is the last stop in tiny East Timor. It
Group plans to intensify protests against evictions ahead of 2014 World Cup in Brazil
disrupt the country's preparations, but MTST warned there was more to come. "We are not going to stop," said Normalina Moreira dos Santos, a MTST spokeswoman in Sao Paulo. "We are going to plan many more protests to show what's wrong with how the
At least 3 dead in Rio buildings collapse, rescuers search rubble for 21 missing
strewn over a wide area near Rio's famed Teatro Municipal and the Fine Arts Museum. One of those pulled out alive was Marcelo Moreira , a janitor in an eight-story building that fell. "He stayed behind to finish a little bit of work," said Rosalvo Alves
Just in time for Carnival: Beginner's guide to Rio
the MAM modern art museum near the historic downtown, which includes exhibits by top contemporary artists; the Instituto Moreira Salles in Gavea, with its topnotch photography collection; and the Museu de Arte Contemporanea, a space age complex designed
Cops: Stage Manager Stole $30,000 in Cloths From 'Lipstick Jungle' Set
and trying to sell them on eBay. Arthur Moreira , 27, was arrested Friday after investigators ..... sale on the Internet. Prosecutors said Moreira offered to sell the bag and a Burberry ..... they fell off the back of a truck." Moreira worked for a Brooklyn storage and production
Mexican State Coahuila Asks For More Money After Last-Minute Fix
load with private sector banks. Ruben Moreira told members of the budget and public ..... future federal tax revenue with the banks. Moreira said the state contracted those bank loans ..... state officials have mismanaged funds, Moreira said that audits are under way and that
Sporting Lisbon wins sixth straight
Atsu scored in the 83rd as Rio Ave downed Nacional 2-1 for its second win of the season in a game that both clubs ended with 10 men, Moreira Artur scored the winner as Beira-Mar edged Feirense 2-1, and Setubal tied Gil Vicente 0-0.
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McGowen averaged 9.3 points, 1.5 assists and one steal per game, and hit 34 three pointers. At 6-9, 225 pounds, Abner Moreira is the team's best big man. The Brazilian averaged 5.8 points and 6.7 boards per game, and started in 19 contests.