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Thursday

Pelé appears at Pelé: The Collection, presented by Julien's Auctions in London on June 1, 2016. Neil Hall/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images hide caption

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Pelé, who made soccer 'The Beautiful Game,' dies at 82

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Thursday

Ulisses Xavier, 52, who has worked for 16 years at Nossa Senhora cemetery in Manaus, Brazil, makes wooden crosses to supplement his income. The cemetery has seen a surge in the number of new graves after the outbreak of COVID-19. Michael Dantas/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Monday

Flaviane da Conceição, 40, a self-employed house cleaner, poses for a photo at her home in the Cidade de Deus favela on July 29 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. A single mother of three, she applied for government emergency aid at the beginning of the coronavirus pandemic and it helps her support her family. Bruna Prado/Getty Images hide caption

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Friday

Indigenous Brazilians Come Together To Defend Amazon Forest Against Fires

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Monday

Indigenous people protest in defense of the Amazon in Rio de Janeiro on Sunday. Experts from the country's satellite monitoring agency say most of the fires are set by farmers or ranchers clearing existing farmland, but the same monitoring agency has reported a sharp increase in deforestation this year as well. Bruna Prado/AP hide caption

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Thursday

Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro attends an event to celebrate 211 years of the creation of the Brazilian Marine Corps in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on Thursday Mauro Pimentel/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Monday

Mine Executives In Brazil Step Down After Deadly Dam Collapse

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Monday

Hundreds Are Missing After Dam Collapses In Southern Brazil

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Tuesday

New Regulations In Brazil Are Trying To Address Gender Gap For Upcoming Elections

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Friday

Lívia Suarez, who runs La Frida Bike, arrives at the Dendê Valley boot camp for entrepreneurs in Salvador's city center. Catherine Osborn/NPR hide caption

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'I Know How Far I Can Go': Black Entrepreneurs Overcome Challenges In Brazil

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Sunday

A couple watches boats pass the docks in Manaus, a city on the Amazon River. Pop-up restaurants like this line the docks to dish homemade Brazilian fare to ship travelers and crews. Catherine Osborn for NPR hide caption

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A Day In The Boat Life On The Amazon River

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Friday

Brazilian Activist Killed In Drive-By Shooting

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Monday

Instructor Teaches Students To 'Learn To Program Or Be Programmed' In Brazil

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Thursday

Why Brazil's Violence Keeps Getting Worse

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Tuesday

Tour Rio De Janeiro's Oldest Slave Port With This New App

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