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Trump just slapped tariffs on Brazil and Argentina to try and dig himself out of a problem he created

Some economists say Trump is attempting to pressure Argentina and Brazil to limit their cooperation with China as it buys more of their goods.

Leonardo DiCaprio denies financing the Amazon fires following viral accusation cited by Brazilian president

Bolsonaro has attempted to blame multiple advocacy organizations for the fires, even accusing activists of setting fires to attract donations.
A woman uses her "mumbuca" card at a pharmacy in Marica, Brazil.

A Brazilian city is giving a third of its residents $33 per month — part of one of the largest basic-income programs in the world

The program will allow researchers to study whether basic income encourages people to join the labor market.
An oil spill on Peroba beach in Maragogi, Alagoas state, Brazil, October 17, 2019.

Brazil is blaming Venezuela for a mysterious oil spill on its beaches, and it’s sending 5,000 troops to clean up the mess

While Brazil says the oil is from Venezuela, the reason for the spill is unclear, and Brasilia is sending thousands of troops to help clean it up.
7-year-old João has had cerebral palsy since he suffered a stroke at the age of one year and eight months.

A 7-year-old Brazilian boy with cerebral palsy went viral after his mom posted a heartwarming Instagram video of him skateboarding

A frame allows João Vicente the physical support and stability he needs to stand on the skateboard and move with enough flexibility to ride.
Brazilian man's lawn.

A man in Brazil accidentally blew up his yard while trying to kill some cockroaches

Cesar Schmitz told FocusOn News, translated by the New York Post, that his wife had complained about roaches invading their garden.
Neymar limped off after just 12 minutes against Nigeria on Sunday.

Neymar only managed to play 12 minutes of football for Brazil before limping off the field clutching his thigh as his long battle with injury continue...

Neymar has missed 38 games for Paris Saint Germain through injury over the past two seasons, and could be set for more after his latest setback.

Photos show how ‘fire warriors’ are still fighting fires in the ravaged Amazon Rainforest

The Amazon Rainforest is still burning in Brazil and Bolivia. Here's what it's like for the firefighters on the frontlines.
The pointed structure is an uninhabited hotel in Pyongyang, North Korea that cost an estimated $583.7 million to build.

12 famous and expensive structures around the world that are now abandoned

Around the world, massive structures that likely cost millions to build sit abandoned. From Olympic venues in Brazil to an amusement park in China, these constructions were abandoned due to financial woes, war, or even nuclear disaster.
YouTuber Felipe Neto has 34 million followers, and has been at the center of a controversy over a same-sex comic book kiss.

A Brazilian mayor banned a Marvel comic featuring a same-sex kiss, so a famous YouTuber bought all the copies and gave them away

Felipe Neto, a YouTuber with more than 34 million followers thwarted his plan by purchasing every copy of the comic and giving them away