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2015 IPMA Nominees:

2015 IPMA Nominees:

FALL RIVER — The Nominees for the 2015 International Portuguese Music Awards (IPMA) were announced today.

Here they are:

 

Song of the Year:

“Wake Me Up” by Feelgood, written by Chase Johnson, Maxwell Hobbs, Chris Crain and Dylan Kelly, … Read Full Story

Soccer News - Futebol Notícias

Beginning March 4, Algarve Cup will be worldwide center of attention for women’s soccer

Beginning March 4, Algarve Cup will be worldwide center of attention for women’s soccer

Viewed as the most important global tournament for women’s soccer outside of the top three formal events –World Cup, Olympics and European Cup — the Algarve Cup will get underway on Wednesday, March 4, with 11 of the 12 participating … Read Full Story

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Portuguese World - Mundo Lusófono

Spanish bank makes $1.1 billion bid for Portugal’s Banco BPI

Spanish bank makes $1.1 billion bid for Portugal’s Banco BPI

LISBON, Portugal (AP) – Spain’s Caixabank has offered 1 billion euros ($1.14 billion) to take full control of Portugal’s Banco BPI, where the Spanish bank already owns 44 percent of the stock.

Barcelona-based Caixabank S.A. said in a statement to … Read Full Story

Brazilian News- Notícias Brasileiras

‘O caso HSBC é só a ponta do iceberg’

‘O caso HSBC é só a ponta do iceberg’
Para escritor, existe uma corrupção institucional na Suíça e são os bancos que comandam o país






Immigration - Imigração

White House puts immigration plans on hold after ruling

White House puts immigration plans on hold after ruling

WASHINGTON (AP) – The Obama administration put its new deportation-relief program on hold Tuesday on the eve of its launch, complying reluctantly with a federal judge’s order that roiled immigrant communities nationwide and seemed to harden an already-tense stalemate on … Read Full Story

U.S - E.U.A.

Some details about a Homeland Security shutdown

Some details about a Homeland Security shutdown

WASHINGTON (AP) – Spending for the Homeland Security Department expiresFriday at midnight if Congress doesn’t act before then. With lawmakers at loggerheads over immigration provisions in the agency’s annual funding bill, it’s not certain how the Capitol Hill … Read Full Story

World - Notícias de Mundo

Aeroporto em ruínas

Aeroporto em ruínas
O aeroporto de Donetsk é um dos símbolos da destruição que paira no leste da Ucrânia. Mariupol, importante cidade industrial do leste ucraniano, deverá ser o próximo alvo dos separatistas.
Sports - Golo

Newly discovered wasp named after Boston Bruins goalie Rask

Newly discovered wasp named after Boston Bruins goalie Rask

BOSTON (AP) – There’s a new buzz surrounding Boston Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask.

A Boston-area researcher who was part of a team that discovered a new species of wasp in Kenya has named the insect Thaumatodryinus tuukkaraski in Rask’s honor.… Read Full Story

Latest Blog Posts - Últimos Posts Blog

“What’s For Dinner” Photo Contest

“What’s For Dinner” Photo Contest
Tell the truth, work hard, and come to dinner on time. […]
Food - Culinária

Cheers! Portuguese winemaking tradition still very much alive

Cheers! Portuguese winemaking tradition still very much alive

NEW BEDFORD — The tradition of winemaking is alive and well in southeastern Massachusetts both at home and in the winery.

“There’s a saying in the winemaking industry,” said Marco Montez, proprietor of Travessia Winery in New Bedford. “If you … Read Full Story

Entertainment - Diversão

A show about ‘nothing:’ famed Iranian artist makes US debut

A show about ‘nothing:’ famed Iranian artist makes US debut

WELLESLEY, Mass. (AP) – Iranian artist Parviz Tanavoli has built a successful career around the concept of nothing.

Tanavoli creates sculptures of the word “heech,” which means “nothing” in Persian. The abstract shapes he fashions using Iran’s centuries-old calligraphic nastaliq … Read Full Story