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The fire that destroyed a Brazilian museum containing 20 million artifacts also eliminated records of entire languages that nobody speaks anymore
A fire destroyed about 20 million items at Brazil's National Museum on Sunday. Among the items lost were audio recordings of indigenous languages that are no longer spoken.
Furious Brazilians are blaming neglect and budget cuts for the fire that destroyed the 200-year-old National Museum
Firefighters said the building didn't even have a working sprinkler system.
Brazil took an ‘extreme measure’ to fight crime in one of its biggest cities, but it’s only made things worse
Brazil's government sent the army into Rio de Janeiro to take over public security. But crime and violence there haven't improved, and the operation's failure could have a much bigger impact.
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Brazil has committed to an ‘extreme measure’ to combat crime in Rio — and it could be a model for the rest of the country
Brazil's legislature approved a military intervention in Rio, and government officials say it could be a model for other troubled parts of the country.
Brazil is taking an ‘extreme measure’ to confront crime in Rio — the first time it’s done so since the country’s dictato...
"I know it's an extreme measure, but many times Brazil requires extreme measures to put things in order," Brazil's president said.
Millions of revelers flocked to the streets of Rio for Carnival, which culminated in a raucous parade in the Sambadrome.
From what to eat and drink, where to beach, and how to survive there are a few things worth learning about Brazilian culture before your first Carnival.
Step inside the most star-studded wedding of the year, held in Rio at Christ the Redeemer and attended by Madonna, U2, and Diddy
It was attended by Madonna, U2, Diddy, Cassie, Ashton Kutcher, Demi Moore, Chris Rock, Matthew McConaughey, and Dakota Johnson — to name a few.
Drones have been used for small-scale smuggling for some time, but increasingly they appear to be used for surveillance and to carry explosives.