AFP Americas News Agenda for April 27

Duty Editor: Veronika Oleksyn

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What's happening in the Americas on Saturday:

+ Obama, stars attend White House Correspondents' Dinner

WASHINGTON: President Barack Obama vies with late night talkshow host Conan O'Brien to fire off the best jokes at the annual star-studded White House Correspondent's Association Dinner. Picture (ENTERTAINMENT-US-POLITICS-OBAMA)


RIO DE JANEIRO: Rio's completely renovated Maracana stadium, which will play host to the World Cup final in 2014, is officially inaugurated with an exhibition match. 2200 GMT. Expect coverage (FBL-BRA-WC2014)