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By Jack Whibley, Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The head of Brazil's Olympic Public Authority (APO), the organization responsible for centralizing the country's efforts for the sports mega-event, has resigned amid a political dispute just two weeks before the International Olympic Committee's next inspection visit to Rio, as Folha de São Paulo reported last Tuesday.

Marcio Fortes, head of the APO for the . . .

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