Some Olympic athletes in Australia are taking acting classes to help prepare them for the 2016 Rio Olympic Games. How will acting help their physical performance?
Slavery ended almost 127 years ago in Brazil. Rio de Janeiro is working to create a new memorial that goes beyond the expected, emphasizing connections between the African continent and Brazil.
Petrobras, Brazil's state-run oil company, faces bad news on two fronts – low oil prices and a festering corruption scandal.
As Brazil's smartphone market grows, so too does connectivity. Programs like Whatsapp have been used by – and against – politicians, from networking with young voters to revealing scandals.
Yes, homicides are increasing in the municipalities that surround Rio de Janeiro, but these areas have traditionally witnessed higher rates of violence than the city itself.