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Brazilians arrive in waves at the US-Mexico border

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Brazilians arrive in waves at the US-Mexico border
EL PASO, Texas (AP) - Growing up along the U.S.-Mexico border, hotel clerk Joe Luis Rubio never thought he'd be trying to communicate in Portuguese on a daily basis. But with hundreds of Brazilians crossing from Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, each week, the Motel 6 by the airport has become a stepping stone for thousands of the Portuguese speakers on a 6,000-mile (9,500 km) journey from Brazil to El Paso to America's East Coast. "Thank God for Google Translate or we'd be lost," says Rubio. The quiet migration of around 17,000 Brazilians through a single U.S. city in the past year...
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