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Hosting the Olympics has gone from glory to sinkhole

Washington

BRAZIL cannot seem to catch a break. It is suffering the worst economic slump in decades; its president may be thrown out of office; it is contending with the zika virus. Now, to add to these indignities, come the huge subsidies to pay for this summer's Olympics. The costs...

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