| Nov 28, 2014
| 4:25 PM
Although they don't celebrate Thanksgiving and don't have the day off on Friday, millions of Brazilians are taking part in a booming Black Friday of their own, and consumer protection authorities are working overtime to shield them from scams that have...
| Oct 3, 2014
| 8:04 AM
Orlando City midfielder Kaká was called up to Brazil’s national team for friendlies against Argentina and Japan.
The Lions’ designated player and former FIFA World Player of the Year, Kaká will be making his first appearance with the Selecao...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 3:24 PM
If soccer starved fans didn't get their fill from Friday night's match between Brazil and Colombia at Sun Life Stadium, there's more.
On Saturday, the men's national teams from Ecuador and Bolivia will meet in the first of two matches played at...
| Sep 9, 2014
| 7:15 PM
FORT LAUDERDALE — This was the opposite side of bookends in regard to talent and skill on the soccer pitch.
Chile, a veteran of eight World Cup appearances including the most recent in Brazil against Haiti with only the 1974 World Cup to its...
| Oct 22, 2014
| 10:51 AM
When the starter's gun sounded for the 34th annual Beijing International Marathon on Sunday, air pollution measured 20 times worse than what the World Health Organization considers safe to breathe. Anywhere else in the world, this would have been a...
| Oct 24, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Presidential challenger Aecio Neves took the podium at a yacht club in Copacabana this week for a rapid-fire news conference at which he took aim at incumbent Dilma Rousseff for a corruption scandal involving Petrobras, the state-owned oil company....
| Oct 25, 2014
| 7:55 PM
When Karina Gonzaga thinks about whom she'll vote for in Sunday's presidential runoff election, she doesn't care that Brazil's long economic boom has suffered a downturn or that President Dilma Rousseff's center-left Workers' Party has already been in...
| Oct 26, 2014
| 6:52 PM
Incumbent President Dilma Rousseff narrowly defeated center-right challenger Aecio Neves in a runoff election on Sunday as Brazilian voters gave her center-left Workers’ Party a fourth term in the presidency.
Rousseff, who took over from popular...
| Oct 27, 2014
| 8:30 AM
In Rio de Janeiro last night, about 1,000 supporters of Dilma Rousseff, re-elected by the narrowest of margins as Brazil's president, gathered in driving rain to celebrate her Sunday second-round election triumph, in which she fought off a stiff challenge...
| Oct 27, 2014
| 5:25 PM
Investors badly punished Brazil's stock market and currency Monday after President Dilma Rousseff's reelection, amid questions about how she will lead the world's seventh-largest economy.
Business elites had strongly favored center-right challenger...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 5:10 PM
Ticket sales for the Brazil soccer match against Colombia, part of the Gillette Brazil Global Tour at Sun Life Stadium on Sept. 5, are selling fast.
According the Miami Dolphins, ticket sales are ahead of the pace of Brazil's match against Honduras in...