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US arrives in congested Sao Paulo for World Cup

SAO PAULO - The 4,080-mile overnight flight to Sao Paulo was easy for the U.S. World Cup team...on maps appears to be a short ride to the Sao Paulo Futebol Clube's luxurious Barra Funda...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-06-09/us-arrives-congested
Police investigating shooting of eight fan club members

SAO PAULO - Armed men killed eight people in a raid on a Sao Paulo soccer fan club that has close links to a notorious, now-closed prison, Brazilian police said Sunday.Police said witnesses told them that around midnight Saturday three gunmen...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-04-19/police-investigatin-shooting-eigh
Harrington wins Sao Paulo 500 Years Open

SAO PAULO, Brazil -- Ireland's Padraig Harrington won the Sao Paulo 500 years Open on Sunday, closing with...finished with a 14-under 270 total on the Sao Paulo Golf Club course. "I felt very relaxed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/04/03/gol_285839.shtml
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Sao Paulo pole-sitter is Will Power

SAO PAULO - Two-time race winner Will Power edged...Franchitti to win the pole position for today's Sao Paulo 300.Power had a lap of 1 minute, 21...pole of the season and second in a row in Sao Paulo. His lap on Saturday eclipsed the previous...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2012-04-28/sao-paulo-pole-sitter-will-power
Towns in Brazil celebrates Confederate past, heritage

...fleeing Reconstruction.For many of the residents of Santa Barbara d'Oeste and neighboring Americana in the southeastern Sao Paulo state, having Confederate ancestry is a point of pride that's celebrated in high style at the annual Festa dos Confederados...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/life-style/2015-04-27/towns-brazil-celebrates-
Pele is improving from urinary tract infection

SAO PAULO - Pele is responding well to antibiotics to treat a urinary tract infection...closely monitored in Brazil and the rest of the world since the hospital in Sao Paulo said he became unstable and was transferred to an intensive care unit...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-11-28/pele-improving-urinary-tract-infe
Brazil's top soccer players flocking to China

SAO PAULO - Most Brazilian players dream of making it to a top European soccer club. These days, though, some of the country's most...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-04-10/brazils-top-soccer-p
Protesters criticize Brazilian government, World Cup costs

SAO PAULO - Protesters began a wave of demonstrations around Brazil on Thursday...attention to housing and education needs before June's World Cup.In Sao Paulo, the country's biggest city, demonstrators blocked two key roads into...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-05-15/protesters-criticize-brazilian-go
Draw muddies World Cup picture for US

SAO PAULO - Instead of taking a breather, the United States created a World Cup math...last game with a chance."The U.S. arrived back at its base hotel in Sao Paulo at about 5 a.m. Monday after a four-hour flight from the match in steamy...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-06-23/draw-muddies-world-c
Heat in Brazil doesn't bother US team

SAO PAULO - While some World Cup teams whine about withering weather and troublesome...other teams are so worried about it."Tuesday's training session at Sao Paulo Futebol Club started in a 62-degree temperature with a cooling drizzle...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-06-10/heat-brazil-doesnt-b