The number of protesters at demonstrations has dwindled since the impeachment of President Dilma Rousseff, but their demands have hardened.
A retrospective of the artist’s paintings, sculptures, constructions and films at the Met Breuer suggests what art should do in times of political havoc.
Dozens of federal inspectors have been arrested and charged with accepting bribes to ignore the adulteration or expiration of processed foods and falsifying sanitary permits.
Alter do Chão in Brazil is among the world’s most alluring beach towns, even though it is far removed from the sea in a remote corner of the jungle.
Investigators said employees at two food-processing giants paid inspectors to look the other way and allow rotten meals to be served in schools.
After a three-year drought of initial public offerings amid economic and political upheaval, some expect that more than a dozen deals will be filed by the end of the year.
Lawmakers across the political spectrum are scrambling to give themselves immunity on campaign finance violations, protections that could benefit even the president.
No empobrecido Nordeste do Brasil, dedicados e amorosos pais e mães vivem em função das necessidades dos filhos cujas graves deficiências estão somente começando a ser compreendidas.
Two Times journalists reflect on their coverage of Brazilian families who are coping with the effects of the Zika epidemic.
Here is a list of organizations that extend aid to prople in need in Latin America, or that contribute to stopping the spread of the virus.
In the impoverished northeast, devoted parents live around the needs of children whose grave disabilities are only beginning to be understood.
A baby named Eduarda, troubled by the afflictions of Zika, lives with her parents in a Recife slum. The family lives on less than $300 a month from the government.
At the epicenter of the Zika crisis, a mother in Recife, Brazil, struggles to care for her afflicted baby.
The attack on Dandara dos Santos, 42, was documented in a grisly cellphone video that has circulated widely online.
The newspaper Le Monde reported that French investigators have some evidence that Rio cheated in its bidding for the 2016 Games.
A study that examined domesticated trees and plants, including in areas near archaeological sites, supports the idea that indigenous humans helped shape the forest.
President Michel Temer is pressing austerity measures, including a government spending cap, even as judges and lawmakers enjoy raises and other lavish benefits.