Independence Day do jeitinho brasileiro

We just love Brazil so much; not only for their delicious food, their incredible people or their party style. They have been gifted with the ability to put a smile on your face with their charm. And because of that its fair to acknowledge some of the


Protesters Across Brazil Call for President Dilma Rousseff’s Ouster

RIO DE JANEIRO — Protesters in cities across Brazil called for the ouster of President Dilma Rousseff on Sunday, reflecting rising anger in the country over huge corruption scandals and a deepening economic crisis. It was the fifth time in the past


Indigenous people in Brazil help create computer game

Indigenous people living in the Amazon rainforest of Brazil have helped to create a new computer game that allows players to explore their history and culture. The Kaxinawa people have collaborated with a team of anthropologists and programmers to ma


CDC Arrives in Brazil to Investigate Zika

Health professionals will finally start a more intense study to see if there really does exist a link between the Zika virus and microcephaly. Health specialists from the Center for Disease Control and Prevention arrived in Brazil Monday to investiga


Copa America Centenario 101 – All you need to know about Copa America Centenario

The brightest stars in world soccer are headed to the US next summer, and they’ll be playing for keeps. The US will host the Copa America Centenario in June 2016, with 10 South American national teams joined by six CONCACAF countries – includ


Citibank selling consumer banks in Argentina, Brazil and Colombia

BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) – Citibank is planning to sell the consumer banking operations it has operated for a century in Argentina, Brazil and Colombia as South America’s three biggest economies suffer a major downturn. The New York-based bank s


Brazilian tennis player Bruno Soares wins two Australian doubles titles on same day

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) – Bruno Soares didn’t have much down time between his Australian Open doubles championship matches. No worries, he won them both. On Sunday afternoon, he added the mixed doubles title with Elena Vesnina to the men