| Oct 9, 2014
| 2:35 PM
The former front-runner in Brazil's presidential campaign shook up the race again Thursday when she unexpectedly withheld an endorsement for center-right candidate Aecio Neves, who is challenging incumbent Dilma Rousseff.
Marina Silva had turned the...
| Oct 8, 2014
| 10:30 AM
RIO DE JANEIRO -- Stephen Daldry's Rio-set, young-adult thriller "Trash," - a groundbreaking movie in concept, financing and distribution - world premiered Tuesday night at the swish Cinepolis Lagoon in Rio de Janeiro to large applause.
There was also...
| Oct 7, 2014
| 6:30 PM
RIO DE JANEIRO -- Rio-based Tucuman Distribuidora de Filmes, a highly active distributor of European, Brazilian and Latin American art films, has closed Brazil on the FiGa Films-sold Toronto Festival breakout "Sand Dollars."
"Sand Dollars" represents the...
| Oct 3, 2014
| 10:36 PM
Just a few days ago, Mark Ruffalo thought the world of Marina Silva. So much so that the Hollywood idol, who played the Hulk on the big screen and is chest-deep in his next project, took a break to tape a heartfelt campaign spot in support of the...
| Aug 20, 2014
And for Brazil soccer fans throughout South Florida, that news couldn't be more exciting to hear.
The Brazilian Soccer Federation announced Tuesday that Neymar, along with teammates Hulk, Oscar and Davis Luiz, will be on the Brazil...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 4:05 PM
Marina Silva could well be Brazil's next president. She has to do more to prove she deserves that
LESS than a month ago, Marina Silva was a vice-presidential candidate on a campaign heading for defeat in the first round of Brazil's election on October...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 7:12 AM
Brazil may have had a letdown in this year's World Cup, but the country has another contest to look forward to this weekend.
The Miss Bumbum Competition -- also known as "Miss Butt Brazil" -- will pit 27 contestants (and their backsides) against one...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 8:02 AM
There was plenty of painted faces and even more looks of disappointment.
The Brazil national football team was eliminated in the semifinals of the 2014 World Cup Tuesday in record-breaking fashion, losing 1-7 in front of its home crowd fans in Belo...
| Jun 29, 2014
| 6:21 PM
RECIFE, Brazil -- Costa Rica's magical World Cup journey continued in dramatic fashion on Sunday as Los Ticos advanced to their first-ever quarterfinals after knocking off Greece, 5-3, on penalty kicks after the sides played to a 1-1 draw after extra time...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 5:47 PM
TERESOPOLIS, Brazil -- An emotional Neymar cried as he recalled the challenge that ended his World Cup on Thursday and said he felt blessed not to have ended up in a wheelchair.
Colombia defender Juan Zuniga kneed the Brazil forward in the back in the...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 8:16 PM
Eat your hearts out, Dolphins and 'Canes.
The national soccer teams of Brazil and Colombia and their fans put on a clinic Friday on how to fill and rock Sun Life Stadium. South Florida's two premier teams in that other brand of football have a tough act...