RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Olympic sailors on Saturday checked out the venue for the 2016 Games in Rio de Janeiro.
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COSTA DO SAUIPE, Brazil (AP) — FIFA has switched the starting times of seven World Cup matches, including the U.S.-Portugal game on June 22 in the Amazonian jungle city of Manaus.
COSTA DO SAUIPE, Brazil (AP) — FIFA switched the scheduled kickoff times of seven World Cup matches on Saturday after meeting with broadcasters, having refused earlier requests made on behalf of players’ health by the FIFPro union.
CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — As Gov. Henrique Capriles campaigned for president of Venezuela last April, he couldn’t venture more than a few steps without being hounded by dozens of sharp-elbowed cameramen and photographers. Nearly eight months later, the visibly thinner and exhausted opposition leader is accompanied by just a handful of journalists at what was supposed to be one of the final, electrifying opposition rallies ahead of this weekend’s mayoral elections.