Displaying items 73-84 of 112 » View wdbj7.com items only< Previous 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Next >
RIO DE JANEIRO — After 2 1/2 years of renovations, Rio's legendary Maracana soccer stadium reopened to much fanfare in late April. Brazilian legends including Ronaldo played in a test match before an audience composed mostly of the workers who...
Monday-Friday, May 27-31 -- “Being Biden” is going on a road trip. U.S. Vice President Joe Biden’s eclectic blogsite will follow his sweep through Colombia, Trinidad and Tobago and Brazil this week as he carries out a mission to...
SAO PAULO, Brazil--Brazilians usually have little time for the U.S. version of football, but they can't stop talking about this year's Super Bowl. Subjected for years to questions about whether Brazil is prepared to effectively host the 2014 World Cup and...
CARACAS, Venezuela -- After funeral services Friday with at least 33 heads of state expected to be in attendance, the body of Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez will be specially embalmed and ultimately placed on permanent public display in a glass case,...
News of the death of Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez, the leftist leader who had been battling cancer, reverberated Tuesday around Latin America and the world. In La Paz, Bolivia, a teary-eyed Bolivian President Evo Morales said he was devastated,...
Tags: Government, William Hague, Hugo Chavez, West Bank, Politics
This post has been updated and corrected. See the notes below for details.SAO PAULO, Brazil -- A fire at a nightclub in southern Brazil may have been caused by a flare lit on stage by a live band, according to witnesses to the blaze, which killed at least 231 people early Sunday. [Updated: 10:55 a.m. PST, Jan. 27: Authorities...
Tags: Disc Jockeys, Prosecution, Witnesses, Brazil, Bars and Clubs
Hacia dos años que no venía de vacaciones a Chile, y regresar me provocó algunas reflexiones. Especialmente porque puedo comparar cosas con la última vez que estuve aquí. Lo primero es una sensación que experimento cada vez que vengo a este país, en...
SAO PAULO, Brazil — Between the high-rises in the dark center of this megacity, a swarm of people covers an entire block. They are in constant, aimless motion, glazed eyes and dirty faces illuminated repeatedly by small flashes of fire. This is...
World NowMunicipal elections throughout Brazil on Sunday saw Rio de Janeiro Mayor Eduardo Paes easily reelected, while in Sao Paulo two mayoral candidates faced a second round runoff. Brazilians voted largely to keep the major parties in charge of their cities,...
Just this once, I wish I could write with pictures instead of words. That would make it easier to explain why the Brazilian architect Oscar Niemeyer, who died Wednesday at 104, was one of my heroes. Not for his politics, of course — he was, to the...
Forbes' recent annual list of the 100 Most Powerful Women reminds us how far women have come — and how far society has yet to go. The list's existence in itself, worthy as it may be, is testament to continued inequity. There is no list of 100 Most...
May 5, 2013 |Story| Los Angeles Times
May 27, 2013 |Story| Los Angeles Times
Feb 4, 2013 |Story| Los Angeles Times
Mar 7, 2013 |Story| Los Angeles Times
Mar 5, 2013 |Story| Los Angeles Times
Jan 27, 2013 |Story| Los Angeles Times
Jan 24, 2013 |Column| South Florida Sun-Sentinel
Dec 22, 2012 |Story| Los Angeles Times
Oct 7, 2012 | Los Angeles Times
Dec 9, 2012 |Column| Orlando Sentinel
Sep 11, 2012 |Story| Chicago Tribune
Dec 4, 2012 |Story| Los Angeles Times
Original site for Dilma Rousseff topic gallery.