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US men’s basketball team begins 2020 Olympic road in Uruguay

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US men’s basketball team begins 2020 Olympic road in Uruguay

- The U.S. men’s basketball team will begin the long road to the 2020 Olympics when it opens FIBA AmeriCup 2017 preliminary-round play in Montevideo, Uruguay. The Americans were drawn into Group C on Thursday along with host Uruguay, Panama and the Dominican Republic. The semifinals and finals of the 12-team tournament for teams in the Americas will be Sept. 2-3 in Cordoba, Argentina

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Places: United States |  Dominican Republic |  Uruguay |  India | 

Uruguay to start selling marijuana in pharmacies

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Uruguay to start selling marijuana in pharmacies

- Uruguay will become the world's first country to allow recreational marijuana to be sold in pharmacies starting in July, the president's office said Thursday. The move is the last step in implementing a revolutionary law that the South American country adopted in 2013 that fully legalized the production, sale and consumption of marijuana. The most innovative -- and controversial -- aspect of the law, pharmacy sales, had been on hold, with no clear timeline for when it would begin

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Manchester City's owners buy Uruguay's Atletico Torque - Football

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Manchester City's owners buy Uruguay's Atletico Torque - Football

- LONDON (Reuters) - Manchester City's owners have added to their global portfolio of football clubs by acquiring the Uruguayan side Atletico Torque, City Football Group (CFG) said on Wednesday. "The investment in CA Torque enables our organisation to build on existing connectivity in Uruguay and helps to expand the options for identifying and developing local and South American talent," a statement on City's website said

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Maduro quiere que presidente de Uruguay detenga "agresión" contra Venezuela

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Maduro quiere que presidente de Uruguay detenga "agresión" contra Venezuela

- El presidente venezolano aseguró que estima al presidente Tabaré Vázquez, por lo que no entiende las "agresiones" diplomáticas. El Mercosur decidió aplicar la cláusula democrática para que Venezuela garantice la separación de poderes en el país.

Places: Chile |  Uruguay |  Venezuela | 

"El loco" Abreu dejó el Bangú y viajó a Uruguay | El Gráfico

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"El loco" Abreu dejó el Bangú y viajó a Uruguay | El Gráfico

- Sebastián “Loco” Abreu se despidió de sus compañeros del Bangú brasileño y viajó a Montevideo, Uruguay para completar su contratación con el Central Español FC de la segunda división del fútbol charrúa y que será el club número 24 en la hoja del “Loco”. Según medios brasileños, “El Loco” puso fin al contrato con el club esta semana y ni siquiera jugará el último partido del equipo del campeonato contra Madureira este domingo

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World Cup Qualifiers: Brazil destroy Uruguay 4-1, Argentina survive against Chile

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World Cup Qualifiers: Brazil destroy Uruguay 4-1, Argentina survive against Chile

- Brazil was not intimidated by more than 60,000 raucous fans at the Estadio Centenario in Montevideo, beating second-place Uruguay 4-1 in South America’s World Cup qualifying group to retain the lead in the standings after 13 matches. Midfielder Paulinho scored a surprising hat trick, with Barcelona star Neymar adding another, to keep their team firmly on course for football’s main event in Russia next year

Places: Argentina |  Brazil |  Uruguay |  India | 

The Seventh Wonder - World's press react to Brazil's 4-1 win over Uruguay

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The Seventh Wonder - World's press react to Brazil's 4-1 win over Uruguay

- From Argentina to the United Kingdom and back home again, the whole planet is talking about A Selecao after Thursday's emphatic victory. Argentinian sports daily Olé marked the win as, "The Seventh Wonder", alluding to the Selecao’s seven consecutive wins under Tite. It is noteworthy that in this period, Brazil also defeated Colombia in a friendly. La Nacion, another Argentinian newspaper, described Brazil’s stunning victory as a true "Carnival"

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Places: Argentina |  Brazil |  Uruguay | 

Brazil routs Uruguay for seventh consecutive victory under Tite

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Brazil routs Uruguay for seventh consecutive victory under Tite

- SAO PAULO – Brazil was not intimidated by more than 60,000 raucous fans at the Estadio Centenario in Montevideo, beating second-place Uruguay 4-1 in South America’s World Cup qualifying group to retain the lead in the standings after 13 matches. Midfielder Paulinho scored a surprising hat trick, with Barcelona star Neymar adding another, to keep their team firmly on course for soccer’s main event in Russia next year

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Places: Brazil |  Uruguay |  Japan | 

Brazil Overwhelms Uruguay 4×1 in World Cup Qualifying

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Brazil Overwhelms Uruguay 4×1 in World Cup Qualifying

- By Nelson Belen, Contributing Reporter. RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – It was a showdown of the top two teams in the CONMEBOL World Cup qualifying on Thursday, March 23rd, as number one Brazil traveled to Montevideo to take on number two Uruguay. A virtuoso three-goal performance by midfielder Paulinho gave Brazil a dominant 4-1 victory and showed the world that the seleção (Brazil’s national team) may just be the team to beat in 2018

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Uruguay 1-4 Brazil: Ex-Spurs star Paulinho nets hat-trick as Neymar pulls the strings for visitors

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Uruguay 1-4 Brazil: Ex-Spurs star Paulinho nets hat-trick as Neymar pulls the strings for visitors

- Brazil recovered from conceding an early goal to beat Uruguay 4-1 in Montevideo last night as Paulinho grabbed a hat-trick in a win that all but cements their place at next year's World Cup finals. The victory gave Tite his eighth win in eight games as coach and lifted leaders Brazil to 30 points in the South American qualifying group, a tally that has been more than enough to guarantee qualification in previous campaigns

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Places: Brazil |  Uruguay |  United Kingdom | 

Football. Mondial 2018 : le Brésil écrase l'Uruguay, l'Argentine se relance

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Football. Mondial 2018 : le Brésil écrase l'Uruguay, l'Argentine se relance

- En écrasant l'Uruguay d'Edinson Cavani (4-1), le Brésil de Neymar a pris une belle option pour sa qualification à la Coupe du monde 2018 en Russie alors que l'Argentine a difficilement battu le Chili mais s'est relancée dans la course et prend la troisième place du groupe. Le Brésil a fait un grand pas vers la qualification pour le Mondial 2018 en Russie avec sa démonstration en Uruguay (4-1) jeudi, tandis que l'Argentine s'est relancée, à défaut de rassurer, en battant le Chili (1-0)

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Places: Argentina |  Uruguay |  France | 

Brazil thrash Uruguay, Messi scores for Argentina

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Brazil thrash Uruguay, Messi scores for Argentina

- Montevideo: Brazil thrashed Uruguay to move to the brink of the World Cup finals on Thursday as Lionel Messi got Argentina’s faltering qualification campaign back on track with the only goal to sink Chile. A superb hat-trick from China-based midfielder Paulinho powered Brazil to a 4-1 drubbing of the Uruguayans in Montevideo to leave the five-time world champions all-but-certain of a place at next year’s finals in Russia

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Places: Argentina |  Brazil |  Uruguay |  United Arab Emirates | 

Brasil no tuvo piedad y venció 1-4 a Uruguay

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Brasil no tuvo piedad y venció 1-4 a Uruguay

- Paulinho, el mediocentro que vino de China, y Neymar, el delantero que parece de otro mundo, se asociaron hoy para promover otra exhibición de lujo de Brasil, esta vez con una goleada de remontada por 1-4 a Uruguay en Montevideo que les deja con 30 puntos y a las puertas del Mundial de Rusia. El gol de penalti a los 9 minutos de Edinson Cavani, el goleador de la eliminatorias sudamericanas, dio una alegría efímera a la Celeste, que comenzó a vivir su pesadilla en el Centenario a los 18 minutos con un golazo de media distancia de Paulinho

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Paulinho hat-trick helps Brazil to 4-1 win over Uruguay - Football

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Paulinho hat-trick helps Brazil to 4-1 win over Uruguay - Football

- MONTEVIDEO (Reuters) - Brazil recovered from conceding an early goal to beat Uruguay 4-1 in Montevideo on Thursday, with Paulinho grabbing a hat-trick in a win that all but cemented their place at next year's World Cup finals. The victory gave Tite his eighth win in eight games as coach and lifted leaders Brazil to 30 points in the South American qualifying group, a tally that has been more than enough to guarantee qualification in previous campaigns

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Places: Brazil |  Uruguay |  Malaysia | 

Hatrik Paulinho bantu Brazil atasi Uruguay

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Hatrik Paulinho bantu Brazil atasi Uruguay

- MONTEVIDEO: Pemain tengah Paulinho meledak hatrik dalam kemenangan 4-1 Brazil ke atas Uruguay pada aksi kelayakan Piala Dunia sebentar tadi. Bintang Barcelona Neymar turut menjaringkan gol buat skuad juara lima kali Piala Dunia itu yang kini mendahului kumpulan dengan kelebihan tujuh mata. Brazil, yang menunjukkan peningkatan sejak dikendali Tite tahun lalu berikutan pemecatan Dunga, sekali lagi mempamerkan aksi cemerlang sesuai dengan reputasi sebenarnya

Places: Brazil |  Uruguay |  Malaysia | 

Uruguay y Brasil vuelven a verse hoy tras el 6-1 en la Champions

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Uruguay y Brasil vuelven a verse hoy tras el 6-1 en la Champions

- Dos de los mejores delanteros del planeta fútbol, Edinson Cavani y Neymar, volverán a estar frente a frente esta noche para un clásico del balompié sudamericano, el duelo Uruguay. -Brasil. por la eliminatoria mundialista, tras la espectacular remontada del Barcelona del brasileño ante el Paris Saint-Germain del uruguayo. Con el ruido de fondo de los seis goles que el club español le encajó al PSG en la vuelta de los octavos de final de la Liga de Campeones de Europa, el choque de hoy entre estos seleccionados cargados de historia servirá de escenario para el reencuentro de estos dos fantásticos artilleros

Places: Brazil |  Ecuador |  Uruguay | 

Brazil ready to suffer against Uruguay – Tite

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Brazil ready to suffer against Uruguay – Tite

- Mar 23, 2017 03:43:31 The Selecao boss will be hoping to make is seven consecutive wins in World Cup qualifying when his side meet a Luis Suarez-less Celeste on Thursday. Brazil coach Tite says his side is ready to “suffer” when they meet Uruguay in Thursday’s World Cup qualifier. The Selecao have cruised to six consecutive victories in qualifying since Tite’s June 2016 appointment, and could secure their place at Russia 2018 with a favourable result in Montevideo

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Places: Brazil |  Uruguay | 

Brazil replace Gabriel Jesus with Firmino for Uruguay clash - Football

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Brazil replace Gabriel Jesus with Firmino for Uruguay clash - Football

- SAO PAULO (Reuters) - Liverpool striker Roberto Firmino will replace Gabriel Jesus in the Brazil team to play Uruguay in Thursday's crunch World Cup qualifier, coach Tite said on Wednesday. Firmino will replace the injured Manchester City striker to win his 13th cap in Montevideo, where the Brazilians will be looking for an eighth straight win under Tite to all but book a spot in next year's finals in Russia

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Places: Brazil |  Uruguay |  Malaysia | 

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Uruguay derrota 1-0 a Italia en su debut en el Mundial Sub-20
Uruguay derrota 1-0 a Italia en su debut en el Mundial Sub-20 La selección de Uruguay comenzó este domingo su andadura en el Mundial Sub-20 de Corea con un triunfo de prestigio ante su homóloga de Italia (1-0), en partido de la llave D disputado en Suwon. La 'Celestita' lidera su llave con tres unidades, las mismas que Japón, que se había impuesto horas antes a Sudáfrica (2-1). El único gol del partido fue obra del delantero de Nacional Rodrigo Amaral (76), que había saltado al terreno de juego minutos antes, y adelantó a los suyos mediante un libre directo ejecutado magistralmente con la zurda   Read More ...
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Uruguay beat Italy 1-0 at FIFA U-20 World Cup
Uruguay beat Italy 1-0 at FIFA U-20 World Cup Rodrigo Amaral scored from a second-half free kick as Uruguay beat Italy 1-0 Sunday in their opening game at the Under-20 World Cup at Suwon World Cup Stadium. With 14 minutes remaining, Nacional forward Amaral fired home a spectacular left-footed shot to give the South American champion the only goal of the game. Just before the break, Uruguay was awarded a penalty after Joaquin Ardaiz was fouled in the area and referee Walter Lopez consulted the video assistant referee   Read More ...
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Uruguay debutó con victoria ante Italia en el Mundial de Sub 20
Uruguay debutó con victoria ante Italia en el Mundial de Sub 20 21 de mayo de 2017 10:41 Uruguay debutó con victoria ante Italia en el Mundial de Sub 20 Uruguay debutó hoy, 21 de mayo del 2017, con victoria (0-1) ante Italia en el Mundial de Sub 20 de Corea del Sur 2017 con un golazo de Rodrigo Amaral, en una jornada en la que Costa Rica perdió (1-0) en su encuentro con Irán gracias a un tanto del iraní Mehdikhani cerca del final del partido   Read More ...
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Schweigemarsch für Diktatur-Opfer in Uruguay
Schweigemarsch für Diktatur-Opfer in Uruguay Tausende Demonstranten haben am Samstag in Uruguay mit einem Schweigemarsch an die Opfer der Militärdiktatur erinnert. Die Teilnehmer, die am Abend durch die Hauptstadt Montevideo zogen, trugen Plakate mit den Fotos vieler "Verschwundener" und ihren Namen. Montevideo. Auf anderen Schildern wurde "Wahrheit und Gerechtigkeit" eingefordert. Zudem verlangten die Demonstranten bei ihrem 22. Schweigemarsch eine Öffnung der Militärarchive. Während der Militärdiktatur, die von 1973 bis 1985 in Uruguay herrschte, verschwanden etwa 200 Regimegegner   Read More ...
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Conmebol impulsa Mundial a cargo de Argentina y Uruguay
Conmebol impulsa Mundial a cargo de Argentina y Uruguay La Conmebol quiere que Sudamérica organice el Mundial de 2030 con una candidatura conjunta de Argentina y Uruguay, lo que allanaría el camino para la propuesta tripartita de la CONCACAF para 2026, afirmó el miércoles el presidente de la confederación sudamericana Alejandro Domínguez. Estados Unidos, México y Canadá presentaron una candidatura conjunta para 2026, y la FIFA anunció recientemente que cualquier otro interesado en licitar por ese torneo tiene hasta agosto para anunciar oficialmente su intención   Read More ...
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Empate acerca a Nacional de Uruguay a los octavos de la Libertadores
Empate acerca a Nacional de Uruguay a los octavos de la Libertadores El uruguayo Nacional debió conformarse este martes con un empate 0-0 en su visita al venezolano Zulia, que le valió para asumir la punta del Grupo 7 de la Copa Libertadores 2017 y afianzar sus opciones de avanzar a octavos de final. El decano del fútbol uruguayo domina la llave con 8 puntos en cinco presentaciones, seguido por el argentino Lanús con 7, el Zulia con 5 y el brasileño Chapecoense con 4   Read More ...
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Shot of the year from Uruguay's Pablo Cuevas at Madrid Open
Shot of the year from Uruguay's Pablo Cuevas at Madrid Open Uruguay's Pablo Cuevas may have locked up shot of the season with a no-look around-the-back winner in his quarterfinal against Alexander Zverev at the Madrid Open. The 31-year-old world No 27 shocked his opponent, and the crowd, as he casually played the shot while running the opposite direction. It came during the second game of the second set after Cuevas had lost the first set 6-3 to the world No 19   Read More ...
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Defensor es campeón del Apertura en Uruguay
Defensor es campeón del Apertura en Uruguay En una jornada no apta para cardíacos en el fútbol uruguayo, Defensor se llevó este sábado el Torneo Apertura 2017 al vencer a Fénix, dejando en segundo sitio al popular equipo Nacional que tuvo una actuación de vértigo imponiéndose 4-3 sobre Sudámerica, sin que este resultado le alcanzara para coronarse. El hombre de la tarde fue Maximiliano Gómez, autor de los dos goles de Defensor   Read More ...
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I cried when Barca kept up interest post-Chiellini bite
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(LEAD) S. Korea beat Uruguay 2-0 in U-20 World Cup tune-up
(LEAD) S. Korea beat Uruguay 2-0 in U-20 World Cup tune-up (ATTN: ADDS details in paras 9-10, photo) By Joo Kyung-don. CHEONGJU, South Korea, May 11 (Yonhap) -- South Korea beat Uruguay 2-0 on Thursday in a friendly match ahead of the FIFA U-20 World Cup at home. FC Barcelona Juvenil A forward Lee Seung-woo and second half-substitute Kang Ji-hun scored a goal apiece to lift the U-20 World Cup host past the South American qualifying champions at Cheongju Stadium in Cheongju, some 140 kilometers south of Seoul   Read More ...
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S. Korea beat Uruguay 2-0 in U-20 World Cup tune-up
S. Korea beat Uruguay 2-0 in U-20 World Cup tune-up By Joo Kyung-don. CHEONGJU, South Korea, May 11 (Yonhap) -- South Korea beat Uruguay 2-0 on Thursday in a friendly match ahead of the FIFA U-20 World Cup at home. FC Barcelona Juvenil A forward Lee Seung-woo and second half-substitute Kang Ji-hun scored a goal apiece to lift the U-20 World Cup host past the South American qualifying champions at Cheongju Stadium in Cheongju, some 140 kilometers south of Seoul   Read More ...
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Victory vs. Uruguay big confidence boost for S. Korean U-20 football team: coach
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Banned Godin set to miss rest of La Liga season
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Más de 500 inscritos el primer día para comprar marihuana en farmacias uruguayas
Más de 500 inscritos el primer día para comprar marihuana en farmacias uruguayas 3 de mayo de 2017 11:24 Más de 500 inscritos el primer día para comprar marihuana en farmacias uruguayas Un total de 568 personas se inscribieron el primer día en el registro de consumidores de marihuana legal en Uruguay para comprar la planta en farmacias, informó este miércoles 3 de mayo de 2017 el Instituto de Regulación y Control del Cannabis (IRCCA)   Read More ...
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Uruguay opens registry to buy marijuana
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Uruguay opens registry to buy marijuana
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Uruguay opens registry to buy marijuana
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Uruguay opens registry to buy marijuana
Uruguay opens registry to buy marijuana Uruguay legalized the cultivation and sale of marijuana in 2013. The law allows the growing of pot by licensed individuals, the formation of growers and users clubs and the sale by pharmacies. Registered users will be able to buy 40 grams a month. Only Uruguayan citizens and legal residents over the age of 18 can register.   Read More ...
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Uruguayans sign up for state marijuana in world first
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Uruguay abre registro para comprar marihuana en las farmacias
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Researchers reveal results of study which placed pregnancy tests in bar bathrooms
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Uruguay to sign up users to buy cannabis in pharmacies
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El 'Chape' hace cálculos para seguir en su primera Libertadores
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Some 30 fans arrested, 18 police injured in football violence
Some 30 fans arrested, 18 police injured in football violence Uruguay’s Interior Ministry says some 30 fans were arrested and 18 police injured in fights at a Copa Libertadores match. The violence seemed to be touched off just after Brazilian club Palmeiras club defeated Uruguay’s Penarol 3-2 on Wednesday in Uruguay. Videos show chaos on the field at the final whistle with players chasing and taunting each other in the absence of much security   Read More ...
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Uruguayan Child Killed By His Soccer Coach
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Tags: Children |  Death & Dying |  Murders | 
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Dramma in Uruguay: l'allenatore uccide il figlio dell'ex Cagliari Romero
Dramma in Uruguay: l'allenatore uccide il figlio dell'ex Cagliari Romero Felipe Romero, soli 10 anni e figlio dell'ex giocatore del Cagliari, è stato trovato morto insieme al suo allenatore che lo avrebbe ucciso. E' una storia davvero molto triste e ancora tutta da chiarire quella che arriva dall'Uruguay dove il figlio di Luis Alberto Romero, ex calciatore del Cagliari, è stato trovato morto insieme al suo allenatore. Il piccolo, che aveva solo dieci anni, secondo la polizia locale sarebbe stato ucciso proprio da Fernando Sierra, 32enne tecnico della squadra di calcetto in cui Felipe giocava   Read More ...
Places: Uruguay |  Italy |  Cagliari | 
Así terminó el partido entre Peñarol y Palmeiras en Uruguay
Así terminó el partido entre Peñarol y Palmeiras en Uruguay El partido entre Peñarol y Palmeiras, en Uruguay, se vio opacado por los incidentes que del campo de juego se fueron a las tribunas entre hinchas del equipo local y el visitante.   Read More ...
Places: Ecuador |  Uruguay | 
Habló la madre del niño uruguayo asesinado por su profesor de fútbol: 'Felipe le decía a todos que el DT era su padre'
Habló la madre del niño uruguayo asesinado por su profesor de fútbol: 'Felipe le decía a todos que el DT era su padre' 25 de abril de 2017 12:51 Habló la madre del niño uruguayo asesinado por su profesor de fútbol: 'Felipe le decía a todos que el DT era su padre' Alexandra Pérez dio detalles sobre la relación "casi paternal" de su hijo con el técnico uruguayo Fernando Sierra Lopez, quien secuestró y mató al pequeño de . Uruguay continua conmocionada por la muerte de Felipe, un ñino de solamente 10 años, hijo del exfutbolista Luis "Lucho" Romero, quien murió asesinado por Fernando Sierra López, su entrenador de fútbol infantil en el Club Defensor de Maldonado   Read More ...
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Places: Ecuador |  Uruguay | 
Presidente de Uruguay lamenta muerte de niño a manos de su entrenador
Presidente de Uruguay lamenta muerte de niño a manos de su entrenador 25 de abril de 2017 09:20 Presidente de Uruguay lamenta muerte de niño a manos de su entrenador El presidente de Uruguay, Tabaré Vázquez, dijo hoy, 24 de abril de 2017, que el asesinato de un niño de 10 años a manos de su entrenador de fútbol, quien la semana pasada lo secuestró a la salida de la escuela, es tremendamente lamentable" y absolutamente incomprensible"   Read More ...
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Places: Ecuador |  Uruguay | 
The best player in history – Suarez congratulates Messi
The best player in history – Suarez congratulates Messi The Uruguayan forward was predictably full of praise for Barcelona team-mate after a Clasico victory that came largely thanks to the Argentine. Barcelona star Luis Suarez congratulated "the best player in history" Lionel Messi for his milestone Clasico goal against Real Madrid. Messi struck a dramatic 92nd-minute winner to see Barca edge Madrid 3-2 at the Santiago Bernabeu on Sunday. "The team was great! Everybody's effort was spectacular," he wrote on Twitter, pictured with Messi   Read More ...
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Places: Uruguay | 
Muerte de niño y su entrenador de fútbol sacude a Uruguay
Muerte de niño y su entrenador de fútbol sacude a Uruguay Uruguay estaba conmocionado el sábado al confirmarse la detección del cadáver de un niño de 10 años desaparecido y el de su entrenador de fútbol, que lo habría asesinado antes de suicidarse, según especula la policía. El cuerpo del niño Felipe Romero apareció junto al de su entrenador Fernando Sierra en unas quebradas cerca de Villa Serrana, en el departamento de Lavalleja, a unos 150 kilómetros al noreste de Montevideo, confirmó el Ministerio del Interior el mismo día   Read More ...
Places: Ecuador |  Uruguay | 
US men’s basketball team begins 2020 Olympic road in Uruguay
US men’s basketball team begins 2020 Olympic road in Uruguay The U.S. men’s basketball team will begin the long road to the 2020 Olympics when it opens FIBA AmeriCup 2017 preliminary-round play in Montevideo, Uruguay. The Americans were drawn into Group C on Thursday along with host Uruguay, Panama and the Dominican Republic. The semifinals and finals of the 12-team tournament for teams in the Americas will be Sept. 2-3 in Cordoba, Argentina   Read More ...
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Places: United States |  Dominican Republic |  Uruguay |  India | 
'Man City wanted me' - Atletico defender Godin admits to interest during Pellegrini's reign
'Man City wanted me' - Atletico defender Godin admits to interest during Pellegrini's reign The Uruguayan has been one of the world's leading defenders for some time now and was the target for an ambitious Premier League side at one stage. Atletico Madrid defender Diego Godin has admitted to being a transfer target for Manchester City during Manuel Pellegrini’s time at the club. The Chilean was in charge at the Etihad Stadium from 2013 to 2016, overseeing a Premier League title triumph and two League Cup wins   Read More ...
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Places: Uruguay | 
Uruguay to sell cannabis in pharmacies since July
Uruguay to sell cannabis in pharmacies since July The South American country Uruguay will begin selling cannabis in pharmacies from July. Uruguay will be the first in the world to legally sell the drug over the counter for recreational use. The move had been set in motion in 2013 with a law that fully legalized the cannabis trade. However, it has been a slow process to put the law into practice   Read More ...
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Places: Americas |  South America |  Uruguay |  Sri Lanka | 
Uruguay to start selling marijuana in pharmacies
Uruguay to start selling marijuana in pharmacies Uruguay will become the world’s first country to allow recreational marijuana to be sold in pharmacies starting July, the president’s office said Thursday. The move is the last step in implementing a revolutionary law that the South American country adopted in 2013 which fully legalized the production, sale and consumption of marijuana. The most innovative—and controversial—aspect of the law, pharmacy sales, had been on hold, with no clear timeline for when it would begin   Read More ...
Places: Uruguay |  Philippines | 
Uruguay to be first country in world to sell cannabis in drug stores
Uruguay to be first country in world to sell cannabis in drug stores Uruguay will become the first country in the world to legally sell cannabis over the counter in pharmacies. The South American country had already legalized cultivation, distribution and consumption of marijuana in 2013 but authorization for pharmacies has not been secured until now. "Cannabis will be dispensed in pharmacies starting in the month of July," President of the National Drug Board Juan Andres Roballo told a press conference Thursday   Read More ...
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Uruguay to sell bhang in pharmacies from July
Uruguay to sell bhang in pharmacies from July MONTEVIDEO. Uruguay will become the world's first country to allow recreational bhang to be sold in pharmacies starting in July, the president's office said Thursday. The move is the last step in implementing a revolutionary law that the South American country adopted in 2013 that fully legalised the production, sale and consumption of bhang. The most innovative — and controversial — aspect of the law, pharmacy sales, had been on hold, with no clear timeline for when it would begin   Read More ...
Places: Kenya |  Uruguay | 
Uruguay to start selling marijuana in pharmacies
Uruguay to start selling marijuana in pharmacies Uruguay will become the world's first country to allow recreational marijuana to be sold in pharmacies starting in July, the president's office said Thursday. The move is the last step in implementing a revolutionary law that the South American country adopted in 2013 that fully legalized the production, sale and consumption of marijuana. The most innovative -- and controversial -- aspect of the law, pharmacy sales, had been on hold, with no clear timeline for when it would begin   Read More ...
Places: Uruguay |  Singapore | 
Uruguay Gives Pharmacies Green Light to Start Selling Marijuana
Uruguay Gives Pharmacies Green Light to Start Selling Marijuana MONTEVIDEO — Uruguay's three-year process of legalizing recreational cannabis consumption reached its final stage on Thursday, when the government said it would authorize pharmacies to begin selling the substance as of July. Sixteen pharmacies have registered with the government of the tiny South American country to be able to sell marijuana for recreational purposes. That number is expected to increase to 30 in the coming months, said Juan Roballo, head of the National Drug Board   Read More ...
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Uruguay to start selling marijuana in pharmacies
Uruguay to start selling marijuana in pharmacies , Uruguay will become the world’s first country to allow recreational marijuana to be sold in pharmacies starting in July, the president’s office said Thursday. The move is the last step in implementing a revolutionary law that the South American country adopted in 2013 that fully legalized the production, sale and consumption of marijuana. The most innovative — and controversial — aspect of the law, pharmacy sales, had been on hold, with no clear timeline for when it would begin   Read More ...
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