June 9, 2014 12:14 pm
Updated: June 9, 2014 12:47 pm

Brazil: A primer on the 2014 World Cup host country

South America's giant, Brazil, is a vibrant but still-developing country with a rich history but challenging social and economic conditions for many. If there's a singular passion of the country, however, it is soccer.

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