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Bodo de Leite: Colorful display of Portuguese heritage

Bodo de Leite: Colorful display of Portuguese heritage

FALLR IVER — It was the perfect day for a parade and thousands took advantage of the bright sunny Saturday to watch the hours-long procession on the fourth day of the 29th annual Great Feast of the Holy Ghost.

People … Read Full Story

Soccer News - Futebol Notícias

Brazilian Football Standings

Brazilian Football Standings
Brazilian Football Standings

Brazil Serie A

GP W D L GF GA Pts
Corinthians 20 13 4 3 30 14 43
Atletico Mineiro 20 12 3 5 35 19 39
Gremio 21 11 5 5 29 17 38
Sao Paulo
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Portuguese World - Mundo Lusófono

Africa’s Cape Verde islands escape major hurricane damage

Africa’s Cape Verde islands escape major hurricane damage

LISBON, Portugal (AP) – Authorities in Cape Verde say the first hurricane to pass over the West African islands caused flooding, uprooted trees and tore off some roofs but caused no major damage or injuries.

Arlindo Lima, head of the … Read Full Story

Brazilian News- Notícias Brasileiras

Mostra comemora 20 anos do Manifesto Dogma 95 de Von Trier e Vinterberg

Mostra comemora 20 anos do Manifesto Dogma 95 de Von Trier e Vinterberg
CCBB exibe filmes do movimento dos diretores dinamarqueses
Immigration - Imigração

Trump’s deportation idea similar to 1930s mass removals

Trump’s deportation idea similar to 1930s mass removals
Donald Trump

Donald Trump

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) – Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump’s call for mass deportation of millions of immigrants living in the U.S. illegally, as well as their American-born children, bears similarities to a large-scale removal that many Mexican-American families … Read Full Story

U.S - E.U.A.

Artists collect more than 30,000 knots for papal art exhibit

Artists collect more than 30,000 knots for papal art exhibit

PHILADELPHIA (AP) – Artists are finishing construction of an unusual exhibit they hope resonates with Pope Francis during his trip to Philadelphia and with anyone experiencing trouble in their daily life.

When it opens Sept. 3, the grotto … Read Full Story

World - Notícias de Mundo

Euro currency emerges intact – for now – from Greek crisis

Euro currency emerges intact – for now – from Greek crisis

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) – Europe’s monetary union appears saved. For now.

Although relief prevailed after Monday’s Greek bailout announcement, key questions remain about whether the euro currency will remain sustainable in the long-term – and even whether the European … Read Full Story

Sports - Golo

Brazil sweeps US in 2nd match of USA Volleyball Cup

Brazil sweeps US in 2nd match of USA Volleyball Cup

SAN DIEGO (AP) – Top-ranked Brazil swept the U.S. men’s national team in the second match of the USA Volleyball Cup on Tuesday night with both teams playing their reserves.

The 25-18, 25-22, 25-22 victory comes two days … Read Full Story

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Failure to communicate on immigration

Failure to communicate on immigration

By Esther J. Cepeda

New research has confirmed that our national conversation about immigration is so tainted by bad feelings and misinformation that it’s nearly impossible to actually converse.
Most of those who have been entrenched in the immigration issue … Read Full Story

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

‘Whistler’s Mother’ on display at Massachusetts museum

‘Whistler’s Mother’ on display at Massachusetts museum

WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. (AP) – An iconic image of motherhood is making a visit to Massachusetts.

The painting known as “Whistler’s Mother” is on display at the Clark Art Institute in Williamstown, part of an exhibition featuring the works of James … Read Full Story