The crumbling complex sits next to Rio’s legendary Maracana football stadium, where the final of next year’s World Cup will be played.
Under the stadium’s costly refurbishment plan, the museum was meant to be demolished to make way for a shopping mall and a parking lot.
(AP Photo/Nicolas Tanner) Residents of the city of Osh, Kyrgyzstan's southern capital, walk past an empty airplane fuselage-turned-public-cinema in a park on Oct. Tensions in the city run high, as the country prepares for the fist elections since clashes between Kyrgyz and Uzbek communities tore through the region last spring.
Jim Peck and his friend and fellow competitor Jeff Letellier of Biddeford, Maine free their flocks over Lake Winnipesaukee in New Hampshire during the spring season of 2011.
2015-16 SEASON: Smith went 6-4 overall in singles as a sophomore...Olga Valles arranges Pope Francis masks as they dry at her family's Condal mask-making factory ahead of the pontiff's visit in Sao Goncalo near Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Tuesday, July 9, 2013. singles kennenlernen Chemnitz The pope's July 22-29 visit to Brazil, the world's largest Roman Catholic country, will be his first foreign trip as pontiff.Protesters try to invade the state assembly during a protest in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Monday, June 17, 2013.Officers in Rio fired tear gas and rubber bullets when a group of protesters invaded the state legislative assembly and threw rocks and flares at police.
The writing on the balloon to their left reads, "God is Gay". 3, 2013 photo, a boy jumps in the air and grabs his foot while practicing a step from a dance form called "passinho," or "little step," at a makeshift dance studio in the Borel favela, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.Passinho is a mix of samba-esque footwork, breakdance handstands, free spins and athletic acrobatics, all set to a music heavy on funk hooks laid over snare beats.Nuns wade in the Copacabana beach water, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Sunday, July 28, 2013.Pope Francis wrapped up a historic trip to his home continent Sunday with a Mass on the Copacabana beachfront that drew a reported 3 million people.Pope Francis will travel to Brazil and participate in World Youth Day events from July 22-28.
A reenactment actor, who appears in festivals featuring the history and culture of first peoples of the northeastern United States poses for a portrait in Athens, Ohio in April 2013.
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Danika Garcia, 5, waits for her father Fidel at an immigration services meeting in Portland, Maine, on April 15, 2011.
A continuance was issued for Fidel's deportation date and the family must wait until June before a decision is made as to the Salvadoran man's status.