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    Gymnastics: Two years before Rio, a look back at the way we were
    Today marks exactly two years to go until the 2016 Rio Olympic Games. How did we get here? And what will be the big gymnastics stories two years from now?No idea. Trying to predict who will do what in gymnastics even one year out from the Olympic...
  • Rio Movie Cast
    Last wild-born Spix's macaw dies
    The last wild-born Spix's macaw in the world has died. The bird, a male believed to be in his 40s, was named Presley, and had been smuggled from his native Brazil to Europe and eventually to the United States, where he was discovered in...
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    Rio 2 Movie is not as great as the first - but still good
    I have found that about half the time, I don't like the sequel as well as the original movie. Sadly, this is how I felt with Blue Sky Studios Rio 2. It was a good movie, but I felt like there was a little too much singing. The overall story...
  • You better watch that movie first.
    You better watch that movie first.
    Always make sure you view what you record and save to your DVR. Rio sounded great! The first movie was good, so thought better check out the second movie. What the heck huh? We had no idea what preview was going to be on. Most importantly what you...
  • Rio 2
    Well, it is back to Rio!
    Rio 2: Rated “G” (1 hr. 49 min.)Starring: Anne Hathaway, Jesse Eisenberg, Will i Am, Jamie Foxx, Tracy MorganDirected by: Carlos SaldanhaYou would think that after his adventures in Rio Blu (voiced by Eisenberg), the domesticated macaw...
  • Penn Jillette and Teller
    Penn and Teller celebrate 13 years at the Rio in Las Vegas: ‘Time flies’
    The Penn and Teller show is one act in Las Vegas that everyone makes a point to see. Billing themselves as eccentric magicians with a psychotic twist, the act has called Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas home for the past 13 years. On...
  • Sergio Mendes and Sheila E performing at Disney Concert Hall New Year's Eve
    Sergio Mendes and Sheila E. performing at Disney Concert Hall New Year's Eve
    Brazilian music legend and RIO executive music producer, Sergio Mendesand Sheila E., songwriter and producer will beperforming two shows at the Disney Concert Hall next week for New Year's Eve. Mendes is known for being a top selling Brazilian...
  • Brazil’s Congress responds to protest with oil royalties bill
    Brazil’s President Rouseff responds to oil royalties bill
    The lower house in Brazil’s legal system passed a bill lastWednesday that will divert royalties from oil fields to education and health care.According to an AFP report, President Dilma Rousseff is in favor of the bill and will most likely...
  • 2013 Kia Rio SX
    Driven: 2013 Kia Rio SX is a style statement on the cheap
    Today when we took Kia's 2013 Rio SX for a ride around Phoenix and the surrounding desert we were wowed with its sense of style and sporting character for a car starting at less than $14,000. Also impressive we found was the level of quality...
  • Will Smith is Kim Kardashian and Kanye West's neighbor in Rio
    Will Smith is Kim Kardashian and Kanye West's neighbor in Rio
    Kim Kardashian and Kanye West have a famous neighbor at their hotel in Rio de Janeiro. According to a Feb. 12 TMZ report, Will Smith is staying in the room right above Kimye.Kim and Kanye were photographed on their balcony. Smith and a friend were...
  • Angry Birds Trilogy
    Angry Birds trilogy out today
    Cant get enough Angry Birds on your smartphone? Well the wait is over Angry Birds Trilogy is out today for PS3, Xbox 360, and 3DS. Moving from your mobile phone/ipad to your living room TV set in HD.Angry Birds Trilogy is acompilationof the...
  • Kia
    2013 Kia Rio: Outstanding value and cool styling
    No vehicle symbolizes the remarkable turnaround of Korean automaker Kia more than the 2013 Kia Rio.This subcompact offers tremendous value with great styling, outstanding fuel economy and an impressive list of features.That wasn't always the...
  • 2013 Kia Rio SX Sedan
    Drive: Kia Rio SX surprises with refinement
    Surprising us with its agility and sportiness, we wrapped up our test drive today of the 2012 Kia Rio SX Sedan. The small car packs a lot of style and sportiness into the entry level class in ways we just had to explore. What we found was a...
  • Rio to host Summer Olympics in 2016.
    Rio de Janeiro nips New York’s heels as hottest gay travel spot
    Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, which will host the Summer Olympics in 2016, is gaining ground on New York City as the world’s most popular destination for GLBTQ tourists.Marketing firm Out Now released findings of its GLBTQ tourism study on Monday....
  • Nicki Minaj pounds the alarm
    Nicki Minaj pounds the alarm
    Today, the visual for Nicki Minaj's recent hit, "Pound The Alarm," was released. Directed by Benny Boom, the video is carnival themed which is quite fitting for its location, Nicki's hometown of Trinidad. Festive and colorful, it...