Miami Dolphins Looking to Brazil for Cheerleaders

Post on March 9, 2016, 3:03 pm by the-victoria-law-group 0 Comments

Leaving one of the poorest cities in Brazil at 5 a.m., 20-year-old student Luciane Lima traveled from Sao Goncalo to a Copacabana hotel two hours away to join 300 women at an unusual audition in the land of soccer: Cheerleader for the NFL’s Miami Dolphins. The Dolphins started auditions last week, and is targeting soccer-crazy Continue Reading…

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Rio de Janeiro: What to see and do in the next Olympic city, from new attractions to landmarks

Post on March 8, 2016, 4:38 pm by the-victoria-law-group 0 Comments

Change is afoot in sunny Rio de Janeiro. Known for its vibrant beaches, undulant skylines and samba, the coastal Brazilian city welcomes a frenzy of new entertainments to mix with its classic charms — just in time for August’s Olympic Games. Here’s what to see. THE BEACH No visit to Rio de Janeiro is complete Continue Reading…

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Rio de Janeiro citizens to receive new app to record police violence in city’s favelas

Post on March 7, 2016, 4:11 pm by the-victoria-law-group 0 Comments

A palpable sense of fear pervades Morro da Providencia – the oldest favela in Rio de Janeiro – on the morning after a night of intense gunfire between local criminals and police. For three hours, hundreds of bullets ripped through the public square of Praca Americo Brum on that recent night, in a location known Continue Reading…

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