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Photo shared on the Facebook page Mapeando o bem comum do Rio de Janeiro (Mapping the commons in Rio de Janeiro, in Portuguese) A group of activists, artists, social scientists and students of various studies are working to map the urban commons
England manager Roy Hodgson will travel to Manaus early next year to asses potential bases in the Amazonian city ahead of the opening 2014 World Cup fixture against Italy. Concerns have been raised over the type of environment awaiting England in the
A tongue-in-cheek "Brazilian 2014 Calendar" making the rounds on Facebook jokes that, because of the soccer World Cup, an unusually late Carnival, other holidays and a presidential election, real work will only be possible during three months next
Brazil's main opposition party moved closer to selecting a presidential nominee on Monday, after its candidate in the last election backed Senator Aecio Neves, former governor of Minas Gerais, the country's second-most populous state.
Police in Rio de Janeiro have removed about 25 protesters who had re-occupied the grounds of an Indian Museum complex near the Maracana soccer stadium that will host the final match of next year's World Cup. The crumbling complex originally was
Thousands of amateur swimmers took to the brackish waters of Rio de Janeiro's Copacabana beach Saturday for an open-sea race that also brought out demonstrators calling for a thorough cleanup of the Olympic city's chronically polluted waterways.
Italy's training base for the World Cup will be a seaside resort 100 kilometers (62 miles) west of Rio de Janeiro. The Italian football federation says the Azzurri will stay at the Portobello Resort & Safari in Mangaratiba, where there are also
Germany (AP) Germany is building its own World Cup base near Porto Seguro in the state of Bahia. The German Football Federation says the coastal base will be at "Campo Bahia," 30 kilometers (19 miles) north of Porto Seguro. The DFB says the base is "
12 December 2013 57 shares 19 View comments A truck has been concreted to a road in Brazil after a row over where it should be parked got out of hand. The bizarre incident happened in Belo Horizonte, Brazil's third largest city. A pick-up was
Torrential rains are causing chaos in Rio de Janeiro, snarling traffic, closing airports, halting commuter trains and leaving one man missing after he fell into a swollen river. Some took to the streets in jet skis to rescue neighbors from homes