UPDATE 1-Brazilians voting in nail-biter election for president

October 5, 2014 12:40 PM

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RIO DE JANEIRO Oct 5 (Reuters) - Brazilians were voting on Sunday in the most unpredictable presidential election in decades and the first since the end of an economic boom underpinning the leftist Workers' Party's 12-year rule.

As President Dilma Rousseff seeks a second term, voters are weighing whether the socioeconomic gains of the last decade are enough to reject the candidacies of a popular environmentalist and a pro-business social democrat, who both promise to jump-start the economy after four years of lackluster gro...

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