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1 hr ago | The Rio Times
Zona Norte residents of Rio and their supporters will head to the beaches Ipanema and Leblon today for the day-long "FarofaA o - We'll invade OUR beach!" event.
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5 hrs ago | Reuters
Brazil's state-run Petroleo Brasileiro SA could raise fuel prices next year using its new pricing formula, Chief Executive Maria das Gracas Foster told a local newspaper in an interview published on Sunday.
9 hrs ago | BellaOnline
Once a colony of Portugal, Brazil has preserved much of its rich Portuguese traditions.
13 hrs ago | The Miami Herald
By slowly running a finger across his throat in mock fear, the head of English football appeared to sum up his nation's gloomy view of England chances at next year's World Cup in Brazil.
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Brazil's government, which has privatized five major airports in the past two years, has ruled out granting any more new concessions of this type for the time being, the civil aviation chief said Friday.
With a focus on new bands and both national and international DJs, the AuslA nder Musik Festival 2013 will take over Castelo de Itaipava today December 7th, in PetrA3polis, Rio de Janeiro.
British multinational automaker Jaguar Land Rover says it plans to invest 750 million reais to build a manufacturing facility in the southeastern Brazilian state of Rio de Janeiro, its first in the South American country.
Performers from Grupo Orunmila dance at National Day of Samba celebrations at Pedra do Sal in the port district in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
A small group of protesters gathered outside Rio's famous Maracana stadium the site of next year's World Cup final to criticize the cost of staging the event and accuse politicians and FIFA of profiting at the expense of Brazilian taxpayers.
Local media reports say half a dozen manholes have exploded in Rio de Janeiro's showcase Copacabana beach neighborhood.
Mayor of Rio de Janeiro Eduardo Paes has signed a law on twinning of Baku and Rio de Janeiro cities, which was adopted on November 6 by the Foreign Relations Committee of Rio de Janeiro City Council.
In this photo provided by the Vatican newspaper 'L'Osservatore Romano' on Tuesday, July 23, 2013, Pope Francis speaks with Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff during a welcome ceremony at Guanabara Palace in Rio de Janeiro, Monday, July 22, 2013.
SAfO PAULO-General Electric Co. plans to continue with its project to build a manufacturing operation at the AA u Superport being completed near Rio de Janeiro, according to Reinaldo Garcia, president and chief executive of General Electric Latin America.
Barcelona boasts the world's most successful bike share program, according to a report Thursday that lays out the secrets of getting more people out and about on two wheels.
A group of creditors that own about 95 percent of the debt, which matures in 2015, may waive the $11.6 million payment under certain conditions, said two of the sources, who declined to be identified because of the sensitivity of the issue.