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Community - Comunidade

Community comes together to celebrate Cape Verdean’s independence

Community comes together to celebrate Cape Verdean’s independence

NEW BEDFORD — Crowds were lively Sunday as they watched the 43rd annual Cape Verdean Recognition Day Parade make its way through downtown New Bedford.
The event was especially important this year because it coincided with the 40th anniversary of … Read Full Story

Soccer News - Futebol Notícias

Fenerbahce signs Nani

Fenerbahce signs Nani

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) – Fenerbahce says it has reached an agreement with Manchester United to sign Portugal winger Luis Nani on a three-year contract.

The announcement Monday comes hours after the 28-year-old underwent a successful medical with the … Read Full Story

Around Town - À Nossa Volta
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Portuguese World - Mundo Lusófono

Former Portuguese First Lady Maria Barroso in a deep coma

Former Portuguese First Lady Maria Barroso in a deep coma

LISBON — Former Portuguese First Lady Maria Barroso has been hospitalized in Lisbon after suffering serious head injuries resulting from a fall.

According to Portuguese news reports, the wife of President Mário Soares is in a deep coma.

Her nephew … Read Full Story

Brazilian News- Notícias Brasileiras

François Truffaut é tema de megaexposição retrospectiva em São Paulo

François Truffaut é tema de megaexposição retrospectiva em São Paulo
Com curadoria de Serge Toubiana, mostra abrirá no dia 14, no MIS, reunindo desenhos, fotos, objetos, livros e revistas, roteiros anotados e figurinos, além de filmes e entrevistas; ele poderá ser revisto também lançamentos em DVD








Immigration - Imigração

Complaint: Family detention can lead to psychological harm

Complaint: Family detention can lead to psychological harm

SAN ANTONIO (AP) – Detaining immigrant women and children who may have fled violence in their home country “creates or exacerbates” psychological trauma, according to a complaint filed Tuesday by immigrant rights groups with the Department of Homeland Security.

The … Read Full Story

U.S - E.U.A.

Pope in US to meet with homeless, prisoners and immigrants

Pope in US to meet with homeless, prisoners and immigrants

VATICAN CITY (AP) – Pope Francis will meet with homeless people, immigrants and prisoners during his upcoming trip to Cuba and the United States and become the first pope to address the U.S. Congress. He’ll also preside over a meeting … Read Full Story

World - Notícias de Mundo

Referendo: o registo de um dia histórico para a União Europeia e para a Grécia

Referendo: o registo de um dia histórico para a União Europeia e para a Grécia
Imagem a imagem, o resgisto de um dia histórico para a União Europeia e para a Grécia
Sports - Golo

Rio 2016 organizers unveil Olympic torch

Rio 2016 organizers unveil Olympic torch

 BRASILIA, Brazil (AP) – Rio de Janeiro organizers unveiled the Olympic torch for the 2016 Games on Friday, saying it brings together “movement, innovation and Brazilian flavor.”

Organizers said the torch’s design was inspired by Brazil’s “nature, and the … 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

Meditating Portuguese actor suspected of terror plot

Meditating Portuguese actor suspected of terror plot

LISBON, Portugal (AP) – A Portuguese actor says he was detained on suspicion of terrorism after meditating and chanting Buddhist texts aboard a plane at Paris Orly airport.

Heitor Lourenco, 47, says he was reciting texts in Tibetan from his … Read Full Story