2 hrs ago
The Star Online
Biggest protests in 20 years sweep Brazil
As many as 200,000 demonstrators marched through the streets of Brazil's biggest cities on Monday in a swelling wave of protest tapping into widespread anger at poor public services, police violence and government corruption.
2 hrs ago
Brazil protests erupt on huge scale
Some of country's biggest ever rallies sweep major cities as bus fare rise is last straw in spiral of high costs and poor services A protester waves the Brazilian flag in a protest in the capital, Brasilia, against the Confederation Cup.
15 hrs ago
Brazilians protest high cost of hosting World Cup
At least 500 protesters complaining against the high cost of staging the World Cup rallied Saturday in front of the National Stadium in Brasilia just hours before Brazil played Japan in the opening match of the Confederations Cup.
Sun Jun 16, 2013
Worcester Telegram & Gazette
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Brazilians protest cost of hosting World Cup BRASILIA, Brazil - At least 500 protesters complaining about the high cost of staging the World Cup rallied Saturday in front of the National Stadium in Brasilia just hours before Brazil played Japan in the opening match of the Confederations Cup.
Sat Jun 15, 2013
Brazilians angry at high cost of hosting World Cup protest in front of National Stadium
A group of seven transient killer whales dropped by Vancouver's harbour on June 14, 2013, giving tourists and locals alike a rare treat.
Fri Jun 14, 2013
Santa Cruz Sentinel
Brazil protesters promise more demonstrations soon
A demonstrator tries to keep the fire alive during a protest outside the National Stadium in Brasilia, Brazil, Friday, June 14, 2013.
Protest blocks road in front of Brasilia stadium
Iranian-Americans and expatriates cast ballots Friday in polling places across the United States, joining their countrymen half a world away in selecting the next Iranian president.
Thu Jun 13, 2013
Japan ready for Confederations Cup opener
Japan have arrived in Brazil ahead of their Confederations Cup match with the hosts, which kicks off the tournament in Brasilia on Saturday.Japan are fresh from topping their World Cup qualification group and will be attempting to turn the tide on Brazil who are yet to lose to Japan in all nine of their previous meetings.The Brazilians are also in ... (more)
Wed Jun 12, 2013
INSIGHT-The big money bails on Argentina - again
More than a decade after Argentina's epic financial collapse of 2001-02, many investors are rushing for the door once again.
Brazil balks at serving as junior partner to the US
Relations between the two giant democracies of the Americas, Brazil and the US, should be easy.
The Miami Herald
WCup a year away, Brazil vows to be ready
Brazil arrives at the one-year mark to the World Cup, acknowledging mistakes in its preparations but vowing to be ready on time.
Ekklesia Daily News
Brazilian indigenous affairs chief resigns following Indian killing
Dr Marta Azevedo took office just over a year ago, and declared that the situation of the Awa and Guarani tribes was a top priority.
Tue Jun 11, 2013
Sluggish Brazil economy erodes Rousseff's popularity
Growing pessimism over Brazil's sluggish economic performance and rising inflation are starting to eat into President Dilma Rousseff's still-high popularity ratings, an opinion poll showed on Tuesday, the second in a week to show that trend.
Brazilian Mining Company, C2C Exploration to Commence Production at Sao Bento Project in 2012 Q4
C2C Exploration , to begin full scale extraction at the recently acquired Sao Bento site, as soon as late october 2012.
Experts push ethical case for climate adaptation policies
A Munduruku Indian stands in front of security guards protecting Planalto Palace during a protest, where Munduruku Indians were prevented by security forces from entering the palace, in Brasilia, Brazil's capital, on June 6, 2013.
Mon Jun 10, 2013
For a spiritual tune-up, go to Brasilia
Brazil's capital is well known for the modern architecture of its designer, the late Oscar Niemeyer.
The Rio Times
More Minha Casa Minha Vida Fraud: Daily
Allegations of fraud continue in Brazil as some low income familes in the northern state of Para remain without the homes they were promised after registering for the major government public housing program, Minha Casa Minha Vida .
Evangelicals In Brazil Rise In Power With Consequences For Catholics, Gays
The president of the Commission on Human Rights of the Brazilian Chamber of Deputies, deputy Marco Feliciano, known for his homophobic statements, speaks during the March for the Family in front of the National Congress in Brasilia on June 5, 2013.