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Brazil Clinch First Copa America Title In 12 Years, Jesus Sent Off

Host, Brazil has clinched the 2019 Copa America trophy after defeating Peru 3-1 in a thrilling final match in Maracana on Sunday, ending a 12-year trophy drought for the samba boys. Goals from Everton, Gabriel Jesus and Richarlison, was enough to declare the host as champions of the continental tournament. Brazil took the lead in…

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Nine Die At Funeral In Peru Over Food Poisoning

Nine people in Peru have died from eating contaminated food at a funeral, officials said Tuesday. They were among 50 villagers who ended up hospitalized, including four in “seriously unstable condition” and 21 patients in critical condition, the Emergency Services said in a statement. The Minister of Health Silvia Pessah said the death was a…

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