- Brazil prepares for street protests at World Cup Updated: Dec-03-13 5:11 pm
- Brazil decides against opening to foreign carriers Updated: Dec-02-13 3:31 pm
- Rio's Olympic waterways full of trash, sewage Updated: Nov-20-13 12:06 am
RIO DE JANEIRO - Few things could damage the image of Brazil more than violent street protests during the World Cup.
RIO DE JANEIRO - Brazil has decided against opening more routes for foreign air carriers for next year's World Cup, certain it can handle the millions of sports fans who will use airplanes to get around South America's biggest country.
RIO DE JANEIRO - Rio de Janeiro's endless beaches and lush tropical forest will be a photographer's dream during the 2016 Olympics. But zoom in on the likes of once-pristine Guanabara Bay, and the picture is of household trash and raw sewage.