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Police Station Attacked, Cars Torched in Brazil

RIO DE JANEIRO – The headquarters of the Sao Paulo state police’s special operations unit was attacked, while at least 10 vehicles were torched in Sao Paulo, Brazil’s largest city, officials said Sunday. Two gunmen opened fire from an automobile … Continue reading

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Five Prisoners Escape from Brazilian Prison

SAO PAULO – Five prisoners at Brazil’s Public Prison at Salto, in the interior of Sao Paulo state, escaped through the wastewater pipe system leading from their cell, local television reported Sunday. The inmates escaped after removing the toilet and … Continue reading

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