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Published on 04/11/2016
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- 'I Did Everything I Could,' Says Air Traffic Controller of Chapecoense Flight
Yaneth Molina, an air traffic controller at the Olaya Herrera airport in Medellín, released a letter addressed to both her professional class and the general public stating that she did everything in her power to avoid the plane crash that sealed the fate of the Chapecoense flight.
Published on 12/02/2016 - 12h16
- After Tragedy, Residents of Chapecó Wear Team Jersey and Put Out Symbols of Mourning
The day following the plane crash which killed nearly the entire Chapecoense team and journalists, leaving 71 dead in Colombia, residents of Chapecó (Santa Catarina) were wearing the team's jersey and putting out symbols of mourning at their homes and businesses.
Published on 12/01/2016 - 11h46
- After Air Crash, CBF Studies to Protect Chapecoense in the Brazilian Championship
The Brazilian Football Confederation (CBF, in its Portuguese acronym) studies a protection for Chapecoense in the dispute of the Brazilian Championship of 2017.
Published on 11/30/2016 - 12h13
- Plane Carrying Brazil's Chapecoense Soccer Team Crashes Leaving at Least 71 Dead
Colombian authorities informed on Tuesday (the 29th) that at least 71 people were killed in the crash of a plane in the city of La Unión, close to Medellin, in Colombia.
Published on 11/29/2016 - 13h10
- In Brazil, Selection Rounds for World Aquatics Championships Don't Have Anti-Doping Testing
In the midst of the chaos that reigns in Brazilian anti-doping control, the first set of selection rounds for the World Aquatics Championships to be held in Budapest, in July of 2017, got underway this Wednesday (the 23rd) without having athletes submit to tests for detecting illegal substances.
Published on 11/24/2016 - 13h09
- Brazil Soccer Coach Tite Praised Just Like Predecessors
With six wins in six games since he became head coach of the Brazilian national soccer team, Tite has been praised by fans and part of the media.
Published on 11/18/2016 - 11h36
- Brazilian Football Confederation Is Fined for Fans' Homophobic Insults
On Thursday, November 3, Fifa, the world's governing body of soccer, announced that the Brazilian Football Confederation (CBF) was fined yet again after fans yelled homophobic insults during matches of the Brazilian national team.
Published on 11/04/2016 - 12h19
- Under Crisis, Brazilian Basketball's Indebtedness Increases 2,000% in 6 Years
Brazilian basketball had the worst performance in the Rio Olympic Games in its history. The men's team, which was aiming for a medal, was eliminated in the first round and ended up in ninth place.
Published on 11/03/2016 - 11h55
- After a Series of Defeats in Rio 2016, Brazil's Male Judo Team Gets a Strategy Revamp
Brazil's Olympic results this summer soared way above all expectations. There was only one blot on an otherwise spotless record: the shakey performance of Brazil's male judo team. And that's considering the country's reputation for producing greats in this field.
Published on 10/28/2016 - 12h49
- One Week Overdue, Rio-2016 Still Hasn't Paid Back Refunds to Fans
One week after the deadline stipulated by the Rio-2016 Organizing Committee to pay back reimbursements for tickets to the Olympic Games purchased by consumers, thousands of fans still haven't gotten back the amount that they have the right to.
Published on 10/27/2016 - 12h15