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BRICS countries meet to map path to increase their roles

XIAMEN, China (AP) — Five major developing countries opened a summit Monday to map out their future course after host Chinese President Xi Jinping...

10 dead, dozens missing after boat sinks on Brazil river

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — A boat carrying 70 people sank on a major river in northern Brazil leaving at least 10 dead and...

Brazil’s Temer won’t resign amid corruption allegations

Rio de Janeiro (AP) — Brazilian President Michel Temer on Thursday rejected calls for his resignation, saying he will fight allegations that he endorsed...

Washington Capitals right wing Tom Wilson (43) celebrates his overtime goal...

Rio de Janeiro (AP) — An investigation of Brazil's biggest constructor found new evidence of possible corruption in the building and financing of half...

Brazilian police: Greek ambassador killed by wife’s lover

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Police in Brazil believe that Greece's ambassador to the country was killed by his wife's lover under her orders...

After 1,192 days, Brazil mega-event run ends at Paralympics

Rio de Janeiro (AP) — After 1,192 days, Brazil's run of hosting mega-sports events came to an end Sunday at the Paralympic Games. It began...

Paralympic Pele: Brazil hails blind soccer star

Rio de Janeiro (AP) — Born with glaucoma, Jeferson da Conceição Gonçalves, known as "Jefinho," was completely blind by age 7, three years before...

Prosecutors: Brazil’s Silva ‘commander’ of graft scheme

Rio de Janeiro (AP) — Brazilian investigators on Wednesday charged former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva with money laundering and corruption, calling him...

Brazil’s Rousseff vacates presidential palace after ouster

Rio de Janeiro (AP) — Dilma Rousseff moved out of Brazil's presidential palace Tuesday, six days after senators voted to impeach and remove her...

Brazil’s President Rousseff ousted from office by Senate

Brasilia, Brazil (AP) — Brazil's Senate on Wednesday voted to remove President Dilma Rousseff from office, the culmination of a yearlong fight that paralyzed...

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7.1 magnitude quake kills 139 as buildings crumble in Mexico

MEXICO CITY (AP) — A magnitude 7.1 earthquake stunned central Mexico on Tuesday, killing at least 139 people as buildings collapsed in plumes of...

Klopp angry as Liverpool eliminated from League Cup

London (AP) – Liverpool failed to finish off a slew of chances and conceded a sloppy goal in a 2-0 loss at Leicester in...

A cup winner in soccer, Rio Ferdinand now eyes boxing belts

London (AP) — When Rio Ferdinand hung up his boots two years ago, a career competing in sports appeared over. Coaching jobs weren't considered. Only...

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