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UFC 142: Aldo knee finishes Mendes
Soccer-style chants rose in waves of emotion as hometown favorite Jose Aldo beats previously undefeated Mendes.
Jan 15th, 2012
Beiber's Brazilian fans include drug lords and the usual screaming girls
Canadian pop overlord Justin Bieber is gearing up to go to be in Brazil next month, and fans are already excited to see him live in concert. After one stop in Mexico City, he will be performing to...
Sep 4th, 2011
Canada's Homeless World Cup team
Canada’s players in the annual Homeless World Cup take off for Rio de Janeiro in less than a month. The team, made up of 5 players from Portland FC (named after the Portland Hotel) and 3 players...
Aug 20th, 2010