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BRASILIA, Brazil (AP) — With Brazil's cool factor rising as the country gears up for next year's soccer World Cup and the 2016 Olympics, producers of the national spirit cachaca hope the hype will push up sales as well. Made from sugarcane, cachaca has always been sold in the United States under the label "Brazilian rum," but a recent decision by the U.S. Treasury's Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and...

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