| Sep 29, 2014
| 10:30 AM
RIO DE JANEIRO -- Argentina has a New Argentine Cinema; Carlos Reygadas, Mantarraya and Canana ushered in a new era in Mexico; the Novissimo Cine Chileno exploded onto the scene at the 2005 Valdivia Festival.
Now, finally, in a year when Brazil has...
| Sep 26, 2014
| 12:07 PM
Embraer, the Brazilian aircraft maker than runs U.S. operations from Fort Lauderdale, has rolled out its first military plane made in Florida.
Embraer and its partner Sierra Nevada Corp. this week presented the A-29 Super Tucano light air support...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 10:30 AM
RIO DE JANEIRO - Brazil's Bossa Nova Films is linking to Dimitri Rassam's Chapter 2, one of France's most powerful and ambitious production forces, to produce "Going To Brazil," a Brazil road movie marking the second feature helmed by Portuguese-French...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 12:30 PM
From Bravo's "Watch What Happens: Live" to GSN's "The American Bible Challenge," prolific producer Michael Davies has had no less than half a dozen series and pilots in the hopper at any given time during the past few years at his Sony Pictures TV-based...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 8:17 AM
Chicago and Brazil, onetime rivals for the 2016 Olympics, are competing on a different field now: Both are striving to establish internationally recognized tech startup hubs.
In this pursuit, however, the locales see potential economic benefit in cross-...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 5:00 AM
The sudden death of a candidate lagging in the polls and his replacement by a surging environmentalist has transformed Brazil's presidential race and threatens President Dilma Rousseff's hope for a second term.
Since a plane crash last month took the...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 1:10 PM
BRAZILIAN FESTIVAL. Tucanos Brazilian Grill is the host for the first-ever free Virginia Brazilian Festival coming up from 1 to 8 p.m. Saturday at City Center at Oyster Point in Newport News. The festival kicks off with a Samba Parade and spotlights...
| Sep 13, 2014
| 4:12 PM
FIFA is playing host to a conference on ethics.
Think about that for a second: The global sports organization most synonymous with corruption and obfuscation is holding a forum focused on morality and openness.
"I thought there was a typo," said...
| Sep 15, 2014
Brad Keselowski used a three-wide pass of Kyle Larson and Kevin Harvick to win the opening race of the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship Sunday at Chicagoland Speedway in Joliet, Ill. The victory automatically advances Keselowski into the second round...
| Sep 16, 2014
| 3:03 PM
Clashes between police and squatters resisting eviction paralyzed Sao Paulo on Tuesday morning, as streets were emptied and the center of South America's largest city was filled with tear gas and smoke from at least one torched city bus.
| Sep 10, 2014
| 1:12 PM
The destruction of the world's largest rainforest accelerated last year with a 29 percent spike in deforestation, according to final figures released by the Brazilian government on Wednesday that confirmed a reversal in gains seen since 2009....