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The president has denied reports that he told a military widow her husband "knew what he was signing up for" and couldn't remember his name.
Our writer watched the men's soccer gold medal match in a neighborhood in Rio, where three older women talked to him about Brazilian pride, love and life.
A jury verdict ordered RJ Reynolds to pay the huge sum — but if history is any indication, the company will end up paying far less.