Posts Tagged South America

Future of Olympic golf course in hands of court

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — A Brazilian court is set to decide the future of the golf course for the 2016 Olympics, a layout that is being carved out of a nature reserve with luxury high-rise apartments planned around the edges.

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Review: Mendes spreads joy of Brazil’s music

This CD cover image released by Sony Masterworks shows "Magic," by Sergio Mendes. (AP Photo/Sony Masterworks)

Sergio Mendes, “Magic” (Okeh)

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Cookson calls women’s uniforms ‘unacceptable’

AIGLE, Switzerland (AP) — The president of the International Cycling Union says the flesh-colored uniforms worn by a Colombian women’s cycling team are “unacceptable.”

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