Wal-Mart Closing 269 Stores, 154 Of Them In The USWal-Mart is closing 269 stores, more than half of them in the U.S. and another big chunk in its challenging Brazilian market.
Minnesota United Players Bring Piece Of Brazil To WoodburyAt the end of a quiet little cul-de-sac in Woodbury, it's about as quintessentially suburban America as it gets. But find the right row of townhouses, and you'll see where a number Minnesota United players have carved out their own little slice of Brazil.
Brazilian Guitarist Puts Fresh Twist On Latest Hits; Plays At Cedar Cultural CenterFor those looking to experience the power of nostalgia through music, the Cedar Cultural Center is offering up the perfect performance.
How To Spend A Day In BrazilLooking for ways to spend a day in beautiful Brazil? Lucinda Riley, author of "The Seven Sisters," shares her top recommendations.
Minn. Woman Going To The Olympics, Carrying On Family Tradition Johnson, 23, has just qualified for the 2016 games in Brazil, playing rugby. Katie is carrying on the family tradition, as her grandfather qualified for the 1948 games in speed skating.
Brazil Police Say Woman Helped U.S. Sect Leader Avoid ArrestA Minnesota religious leader sought by the U.S. on sex charges was able to elude a manhunt because of the support of a local woman, a longtime friend who traveled with him and supported him, the Brazilian lead investigator in the case said Wednesday.
Fugitive Cult Leader Awaiting Extradition Back To USA fugitive from Minnesota is now awaiting extradition back to the United States. Victor Barnard, who spent the last year on the US Marshal Service's most wanted list, is accused of having sex with young girls in his religious camp near Finlayson, some as young as 12 years old.
Fugitive Minnesota Religious Sect Leader Captured In BrazilA former leader of a rural Minnesota Christian community who fled the U.S. after facing sexual abuse charges was captured Friday by Brazilian military police. According to the Brazilian newspaper Globo, 53-year-old Victor Barnard was arrested in a beach condo on the country's northeastern coast.
Lynx Coach Cheryl Reeve Returning To Team USA For 2016 OlympicsUSA Basketball announced Monday that Minnesota Lynx coach Cheryl Reeve will one of three assistants returning to Team USA for the 2016 Olympics.
Travel To The Wonders Of The WorldHere's a quick guide for families to the New Seven Wonders of the World and the only surviving original Seven Wonders of the World.
7 World Cup Pitch Invaders Who Regret NothingAlthough their fates remain a mystery, these few moments of glory will always be remembered...by them.
3 Reasons Why FIFA Needs To Pay More Attention To ConcussionsTo many-a-fan's dismay, some players were noticeably 'out of it' and even collapsed after sustaining a head injury during play. While getting injured is something that can happen in any sport, certain protocols need to be followed to ensure player safety.