| Dec 13, 2014
The water crisis is so bad in South America's largest city that when rain began to dribble from the sky recently, workers in a downtown office high-rise stood up and cheered, running to the windows to celebrate each drop.
A majority of city residents...
| Oct 28, 2014
| 9:43 AM
Juergen Klinsmann, who led the U.S. national team to the Round of 16 in last summer's World Cup, is one of 10 finalists for FIFA's World Coach of the Year award.
Other candidates for the honor include Klinsmann protege Joachim Loew, who led Germany to...
| Oct 29, 2014
| 6:03 AM
It could be a year or more before Brazil's auto industry turns the corner. By Brad Haynes and Alberto AlerigiReuters
SAO PAULO — Automakers in Brazil are facing the sharpest slowdown since 1999, and it could be a year or more before things turn...
| Oct 30, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Brazil's entertainment industry is the envy of Latin America: It boasts eight years of box office growth, local movies that grabbed an 18.6% market share last year and strong government financial support. So it makes sense that Sao Paulo-based brothers...
| Dec 2, 2014
| 1:39 PM
The land of Samba is now within closer reach for residents in Broward and Palm Beach counties.
The first U.S.-bound flight from Azul Brazilian Airlines landed at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport early Tuesday, marking the low-cost...
| Dec 9, 2014
| 6:25 PM
President Barack Obama stayed only one night in Australia for the G-20 summit, but the presidential delegation required more 4,000 rooms costing about $1,732,000. Rooms at three different hotels were reserved for the U.S. delegation.
| Dec 10, 2014
| 2:38 PM
Brazil's National Truth Commission has announced the results of an investigation of crimes committed by the country's military dictatorship, revealing the scope of torture, killings and disappearances carried out from 1964 to 1985 and calling for the...
| Oct 31, 2014
| 10:46 AM
Orlando City will start its preseason in Brazil, that much is known.
Owner Flávio Augusto da Silva revealed the preseason plans on his Facebook page and wrote that the club will face three Brazilian sides during the South American tour. Now, reports out...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 1:43 PM
If September's Star-Spangled Spectacular didn't offer enough opportunities to tour visiting ships in Baltimore, three more are set to arrive this week.
A tall ship from Norway will arrive Wednesday, followed by Navy ships from Brazil and Denmark in...
| Nov 19, 2014
| 10:19 AM
In a 50-year career, Milton Nascimento has both fought for human rights, and reinvented Brazilian music.
Early on, the Brazilian singer-songwriter fused international sounds like progressive rock and jazz with rhythms such as bossa nova, Brazilian...
| Nov 21, 2014
| 10:03 AM
Low-cost Azul Brazilian Airlines has received federal approval to sell tickets for flights between Fort Lauderdale and the Sao Paulo/Campinas area of Brazil.
Approval by the U.S. Department of Transportation and the Federal Aviation Administration...