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U.S. State Officials to Visit Argentina and Brazil

U.S. State Officials to Visit Argentina and Brazil

Assistant Secretary of State for International Security and Nonproliferation, Thomas Countryman, is on travel to Argentina and Brazil from November 15 to 18 continue reading »

Brazilian Man Attacked by Half a Dozen Monkeys at Zoo (VIDEO)

Brazilian Man Attacked by Half a Dozen Monkeys at Zoo (VIDEO)

Brazilian mechanic Joao Leite dos Santos admitted to have had too much to drink before he decided it would be fun to play with the Sao Paulo Zoo’s spider monkeys. continue reading »

Courtney Love Goes Topless at Brazil’s SWU Festival (VIDEO)

Courtney Love Goes Topless at Brazil’s SWU Festival (VIDEO)

47-year-old Courtney Love rocked out with her boobs out, singing and strumming topless for Hole fans at Sao Paulo, Brazil’s SWU festival, Sunday. continue reading »

Brazilian Authorities Take Over Three Drug Infested Favelas with 1,500 Police

Brazilian Authorities Take Over Three Drug Infested Favelas with 1,500 Police

The operation's success was due to cooperation between the state and federal governments, Rio de Janeiro Gov. Sergio Cabral said. continue reading »

Brazilian Woman Convicted of Providing Fake Visas for More than 1,000 Hotel Workers

Brazilian Woman Convicted of Providing Fake Visas for More than 1,000 Hotel Workers

A federal jury found a Brazilian woman residing in Orlando guilty of alien smuggling and conspiracy to commit alien smuggling and worker visa fraud on Monday, following an investigation that began with U.S. continue reading »

Health Club Craze in Brazil - Number of Clubs 2nd Only to U.S.

Court Rules Amazon Indians Not Affected by Dam Construction

Court Rules Amazon Indians Not Affected by Dam Construction

A Brazilian federal court gave the green light for construction of the controversial Belo Monte dam, ruling it will not directly affect any Amazon Indian communities. continue reading »

NARCO BLOG Brazilian Police Capture Rio de Janeiro’s Most Wanted Drug Kingpin

NARCO BLOG Brazilian Police Capture Rio de Janeiro’s Most Wanted Drug Kingpin

Antonio Bonfim Lopes, reputed boss of the drug gang that controls the sprawling Rio slum of Rocinha, was arrested by Brazilian police in the wee hours of Thursday. continue reading »

Country Deploys New Automated Alert System in Times of National Crisis

Brazil is World’s Sixth Largest Economy, Moves Past United Kingdom

Brazil Obtains $1.5 Billion Loan to Construct Major Sáo Paulo Beltway

300 Military Police in Brazil Forcibly Remove Protesting Students in Såo Paulo

Brazilian Government and UN Launch Initiative to Combat Global Hunger

Brazilian Government and UN Launch Initiative to Combat Global Hunger

The United Nations World Food Program (WFP) and the Brazilian Government today launched a new initiative to help countries run their own national school meal programs to advance the nutrition and education of children. continue reading »

Russia Declares Brazil & Latin America as Strategically Important Region for Natural Gas

Brazilian Police Car Crashes Into Smuggler’s Plane (VIDEO)

Brazilian Police Car Crashes Into Smuggler’s Plane (VIDEO)

Brazilian feds arrested a gang of five smugglers after crashing their police vehicle into the left wing of the criminal’s plane. continue reading »