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Brazil’s CB Freezes R$47 Million in Assets from Lava Jato Scheme

Brazil’s CB Freezes R$47 Million in Assets from Lava Jato Scheme
By Lise Alves, Senior Contributing Reporter SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – The Central Bank of Brazil announced Thursday, November 20th, it has frozen more than R$47 million in assets from individuals and companies arrested last week in the Lava Jato (Carwash) money-laundering scheme involving Brazil’s oil giant, Petrobras. The measure had been requested by Federal Judge […]...

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entertainment


Sin Mucho Sentido, The Latin Talking Heads Tribute, Released Today

Sin Mucho Sentido, The Latin Talking Heads Tribute, Released Today
Sin Mucho Sentido, the new Latin American cover of Talking Heads’ classic live album Stop Making Sense – that we’ve been streaming exclusively on Sounds and Colours all week – has now been released and is available for purchase. Featuring diverse covers of Talking Heads’ favourites like “Psycho Killer”, “Once In A Lifetime” and “Burning Down The House”, the album caused quite a stir this week, and it’s easy to see why. The Latin American artists chosen by Ponk Records for the release not only showed their love for Talking ...

culture


Hamburger Face for Congress

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This is what a normal campaign season looks like: strange people, funny memes, a strong influence of religion and lots of turnarounds....



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