- The Washington Times - Monday, October 30, 2000

Final farewell to Kursk crew

Pinochet hospitalized with pneumonia

Vote canceled in 16 constituencies

Rawlings escapes convoy crash

Belarus holds second round of polls

Army deployed amid violence

Sao Paulo elects opposition candidate

SAO PAULO, Brazil Supporters of Brazil’s opposition left-wing Workers Party (PT) poured onto Sao Paulo’s financial avenue late yesterday to celebrate victory in the mayoral race of South America’s largest city, their new springboard for the 2002 presidential elections.

The PT’s Marta Suplicy, a former TV sex psychologist and federal deputy who wooed corruption-weary residents with her anti-graft campaign, garnered 59 percent of the vote with all ballots counted in the city of 10 million.

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