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Brazil extends Car Wash graft

Brazil extends Car Wash graft

Latin America

Thu, Sep 10 2020

The operation's success in bringing once untouchable figures to justice made it popular in corruption-weary...

Brazil wetland fires threaten jaguar...

Brazil wetland fires threaten jaguar...

Latin America

Wed, Sep 9 2020

Experts say most of the fires are set intentionally, typically by farmers and ranchers clearing

Indigenous Brazilians launch Covid-19...

Indigenous Brazilians launch Covid-19...

Latin America

Sat, Sep 5 2020

Indigenous peoples are especially vulnerable to the new Covid-19, presenting an incidence rate 249% higher...

Colombia opens South America's longest...

Colombia opens South America's longest...

Latin America

Sat, Sep 5 2020

The tunnel, which is 8.65 km long, costs more than about $270 million

Brazil surpasses 120,000 Covid-19...

Brazil surpasses 120,000 Covid-19...

Latin America

Sun, Aug 30 2020

The poll found 47% of Brazilians do not blame Bolsonaro for the country's Covid-19 death toll, while...

South American Countries Mull Reopening...

South American Countries Mull Reopening...

Latin America

Fri, Aug 28 2020

Latin America has been severely affected by the virus, with more than 260,000 deaths and almost seven...

Coronavirus cases in Latin America pass...

Coronavirus cases in Latin America pass...

Latin America

Fri, Aug 28 2020

WHO said countries in the region need to increase testing and has expressed concern about the high...

Study: Fires poisoning air in...

Study: Fires poisoning air in...

Latin America

Thu, Aug 27 2020

The fires are mainly caused by people clearing land for farming and ranching, then illegally burning...

Bolivia's Morales facing new child sex...

Bolivia's Morales facing new child sex...

Latin America

Tue, Aug 25 2020

Morales's party claims the accusations are politically motivated and blames the conservative interim...

Brazil's Bolsonaro renews attacks on...

Brazil's Bolsonaro renews attacks on...

Latin America

Tue, Aug 25 2020

Brazil's National Journalists' Federation counted 116 times he attacked the news media last...

13 dead in crush at Peru party raided...

13 dead in crush at Peru party raided...

Latin America

Sun, Aug 23 2020

Local media reported that the victims were in their 20s

WHO: Covid-19 stabilizing in

WHO: Covid-19 stabilizing in

Latin America

Sat, Aug 22 2020

Brazil has the world's second-highest number of covid-19 cases and deaths after the United...

Brazil police break up global drug ring...

Brazil police break up global drug ring...

Latin America

Thu, Aug 20 2020

Authorities had already arrested 12 people and seized more than 11 tons of cocaine in the course of the...

Brazil fires threaten world's largest...

Brazil fires threaten world's largest...

Latin America

Wed, Aug 19 2020

Brazil’s national space research agency Inpe has registered 3,121 fires in the first 15 days of...

Brazil approves human trials for potential...

Brazil approves human trials for potential...

Latin America

Tue, Aug 18 2020

Brazil is the second-worst hit country for coronavirus cases and deaths after the United States

Ariane rocket puts telecom satellites...

Ariane rocket puts telecom satellites...

Latin America

Sun, Aug 16 2020

Arianespace is a launch operator that puts satellites into orbit for the European Commission and European...

Sweat, smoke and flames: Fighting fires...

Sweat, smoke and flames: Fighting fires...

Latin America

Sat, Aug 15 2020

The fire, filling up the horizon, is too big to put out with the little equipment and the small team...

Latin America's coronavirus cases exceed...

Latin America's coronavirus cases exceed...

Latin America

Sat, Aug 15 2020

The International Monetary Fund predicted in June that the regional economy would contract 9.4% this...

Brazil state signs deal to make Russian...

Brazil state signs deal to make Russian...

Latin America

Thu, Aug 13 2020

The vaccine would have to receive Brazilian regulatory approval and complete Phase 3 clinical trials,...

Brazil's Bolsonaro calls surging Amazon...

Brazil's Bolsonaro calls surging Amazon...

Latin America

Wed, Aug 12 2020

Experts say that fires are not a natural phenomenon in the rainforest, but are usually man-made in order...

Brazil surpasses 100,000 coronavirus...

Brazil surpasses 100,000 coronavirus...

Latin America

Sun, Aug 9 2020

The coronavirus outbreak in Brazil is showing no sign of slowing as it enters its sixth month