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The Latest: Crowds smaller than expected for Brazil ceremony

Jan 01, 2019 - Associated Press

BRASILIA, Brazil (AP) - The latest on the inauguration of Jair Bolsonaro as Brazil's new president (all times local):

3:05 p.m.

Crowds appeared to be much smaller than the number of people the incoming administration of President-elect Jair Bolsonaro was expecting for his inauguration.

Administration officials say they expected 500,000 supporters to come to the capital of Brasilia. However, large swaths of the areas around Congress are empty as Bolsonaro and his wife ride in on...