| Mar 26, 2015
| 8:47 AM
In honor of “National Pet Day” on April 11, The Brazilian Court Hotel in Palm Beach presents the ultimate pooch-pampering package with the launch of “Bark Butler,” available now through the end of the year, starting at $9,300. In...
| Mar 25, 2015
| 4:31 PM
News of the economic debacle in Brazil and the protests that have shaken the foundation of President Dilma Rousseff's government are detailed in the major media in the United States and Europe.
When more than 1.5 million people go to the streets...
| Mar 24, 2015
| 6:34 PM
Kraft Foods Group, one of the most well-known American food-makers, could soon be gobbled up by a hungry Brazilian investment firm, according to a published report.
If completed, the deal with 3G Capital would likely be worth more than $40 billion,...
| Mar 19, 2015
| 10:07 PM
For just the fourth time in Ultimate Fighting Championship history, and yet the third time in Ronda Rousey’s last four fights, undefeated combatants will square off for a UFC title.
According to multiple outlets’ reports on Thursday, Rousey...
| Mar 19, 2015
| 8:37 AM
The Strikers continue tapping the Brazilian soccer pipeline, announcing on Wednesday the signing of Flamengo captain Leonardo da Silva Moura.
Known as Léo, Moura will practice with the Strikers for the first time on Monday.
Moura, 36, spent the past...
| Mar 15, 2015
| 6:08 PM
Hundreds of thousands of Brazilians took to the streets in cities across the country on Sunday to protest a government beleaguered by scandal, with some calling for President Dilma Rousseff’s impeachment.
Sunday marked 30 years since the end of the...
| Mar 16, 2015
| 7:08 AM
Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff faced the biggest challenge yet of her young and turbulent second term, as hundreds of thousands of protesters took to streets in more than 150 cities to demand her impeachment and an end to corruption.
| Mar 11, 2015
| 8:54 AM
A Margaritaville bar and grill and a Brazilian buffet-style restaurant will soon land at Miami International Airport.
The Jimmy Buffett-inspired Margaritaville eatery is set to open this summer on the second level of the airport's Central Terminal,...
| Mar 4, 2015
| 2:15 PM
The sound of Afro-Brazilian drumming was so strong and gripping that everyone within earshot paused. A toddler stopped whining and wandered toward the sound, while a woman in mid-checkout left her books on the counter to peek in.
| Mar 2, 2015
| 6:00 AM
As Joao Paulo Bezerra pedals slowly up a slight incline between skyscrapers, he pauses briefly to greet a struggling colleague crossing his path.
"Morning, buddy," says Bezerra, forcing his tricycle and its cargo of eight large plastic water jugs a...
| Jan 11, 2015
| 6:52 AM
A Brazilian not winning the Walt Disney World Marathon would be like the New England Patriots not making the NFL playoffs.
Actually, it would be more surprising.
When Fredison Costa repeated as champion of the 26.2-mile race Sunday, finishing in 2...