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After Shocking Election Season In Brazil, Incumbent President Still Holds Power

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In Brazil, Conservationists Worried New Congress Could Harm Amazon

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Janet Timal, 47 (right), stands with her niece Thairine, 21. Janet has had a tummy tuck and breast augmentation and helped her niece pay for liposuction. "The ideal is to be able to put something on, to sit down and not have your belly jumping out. Here in Brazil it gets hot, and the less clothes, the better," says Janet. Jimmy Chalk for NPR hide caption

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In Brazil, Nips And Tucks Don't Raise An Eyebrow

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Incumbent Rousseff To Face Neves In Brazil's Presidential Runoff

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Brazil Election Caps A Dramatic Campaign Season

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Challenger Marina Silva (left) and incumbent Dilma Rousseff face off during a presidential debate in Aparecida, Brazil, in September. Sebastiao Moreira/EPA/Landov hide caption

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Brazil's Election Culminates A Season Filled With Shocks

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Antonio Cavalcante had a candidate for governor successfully barred after proving he had embezzled millions of dollars while he was a state legislator. Lourdes Garcia-Navarro/NPR hide caption

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How One Chauffeur Took Down A Corrupt Brazilian Politician

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Marina Silva, shown here in Rio de Janeiro on Wednesday, is tied in polls with incumbent President Dilma Rousseff. Silva, the candidate for Brazil's Socialist Party, says if elected next month, she would be "the first social environmentalist president." Silvia Izquierdo/AP hide caption

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Could Brazil Have The First 'Green' President Of A Major Economy?

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Drought Conditions Wreak Havoc On Latin America

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Once An Object Of Reverence, Brazilian Soccer's A Punchline

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Brazil Mourns, After Presidential Candidate Dies In Plane Crash

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Letter From Beyond The Grave: A Tale Of Love, Murder And Brazilian Law

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