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Filthy water in bay latest problem in Rio

Filthy water in bay latest problem in Rio

A new pollution problem has surfaced in Guanabara Bay, the venue for sailing in the Rio de Janeiro Olympics. 

Sailors complained about an oil slick that turned white boats brown with crews in town practicing for the Olympics, which open in a month. 

It's yet another in a long list of problems confronting South America's first Games: the Zika virus, rising crime and violence, budget cuts and slow ticket sales. 


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