- Protests in Brazil's 2 biggest cities against acting leader Updated: May-22-16 7:58 pm
RIO DE JANEIRO - Thousands of demonstrators took to the streets of Brazil's two biggest cities Sunday to protest against acting President Michel Temer, trying to keep up pressure on his interim administration only 10 days after he was sworn in.
- Brazil's Temer promises to bring women to his cabinet Updated: May-19-16 7:04 pm
RIO DE JANEIRO - Acting President Michel Temer promised on Thursday that he will at some point have women in his currently all white-male Cabinet.
- Brazil's new defense minister says Rio Games first priority Updated: May-13-16 3:32 pm
RIO DE JANEIRO - Brazil's new defense minister says the Rio de Janeiro Olympics are his first priority.
- Rousseff lights Olympic flame as protesters hit the streets Updated: May-03-16 2:55 pm
BRASILIA, Brazil - Brazil's embattled President Dilma Rousseff ignited the Olympic flame on Tuesday, as a nationwide torch relay got underway with protests highlighting the country's deep political and economic crisis.
- Rio Olympic flame visits UN office in Geneva Updated: Apr-29-16 12:56 pm
GENEVA - The Olympic flame for the Rio de Janeiro Games came to the United Nations in Geneva on Friday, where officials said a team of refugee athletes will bring a message of hope for refugees around the world.