Officials from the judiciary and law enforcement are teaming up to try to prevent voters from being misled, arguing that freedom of speech cannot come at the cost of a tainted election.
President Michel Temer’s security order for Rio is the first such military intervention in a Brazilian state since democracy returned in the 1980s.
Turning to Brazil’s indigenous cultures and folklore for inspiration, Tarsila do Amaral helped give rise to the country’s Modern movement, a MoMA exhibition shows.
The governor of the state of Rio acknowledged that there were not enough police officers patrolling the streets of Rio de Janeiro for the celebrations.
Rio de Janeiro’s famous festivities got underway on Friday, with a political undertone and a focus on women’s rights.
The arrest of the parents of a Texas man’s ex-wife is a rare instance of Brazilians facing criminal charges in the United States stemming from a custody battle.
The American aerospace giant is eager to acquire Embraer, Brazil’s iconic plane manufacturer, but the deal will have to overcome government opposition, intensified in an election year.
Meet the all-female Brazilian drum group that is challenging gender norms.
Brazil is hoping to attract more tourists by allowing Americans, Canadians, Japanese and Australian citizens to obtain visas online. Here’s what to see when you get there.
João Pina’s photographs of Rio de Janeiro show how life remained a struggle for many residents during Brazil’s boom years. His book’s title? “46570,” a reference to the number of murders in the city in the decade...
The decision could bar former President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva from running for a third term in October, but he is expected to fight for the right to appear on the ballot.