30 years ago, Brazil and the world stopped to say hi to ETs in Casimiro de Abreu

About 37 years ago, on March 8, 1980, Brazil and the world stopped to follow an alien reception in Casimiro de Abreu. Located in the interior of the Rio de Janeiro state, the city received a crowd of curious people …

Foreign companies investing in Brazil again in 2017

Amid an environment of prolonged recession, falling incomes and the explosion of unemployment, retail companies have erased new investment plans and were forced to reduce their operations. Last year, just over 100,000 stores were closed throughout the country. Meanwhile, a …

The Intercept published reporting on President’s wife that was censured by Brazilian judge

At the request of the Brazilian President in exercise, Brasilia’s Justice Department censored a Folha report on an attempted extortion suffered by First Lady Marcela Temer last year. An injunction granted by Judge Hilmar Castelo Branco Raposo Filho, of the …

Another property fraud story in Brazil: slow justice and corruption make it risky to buy land in the country

The Brazilian entrepreneur Eike Batista and former governor of Rio de Janeiro Sérgio Cabral, both arrested at Operation Lava Jato, caused a loss of R$ 2 billion on expropriations for the Açu Port, in São João da Barra, north of …

Brazilian Miss Bumbum tattoos Donald Trump’s face on her “back”

Winner of Miss Bumbum 2016, Érika Canela “Cinnamon”, 20, tattooed Donald Trump’s face on her back to symbolize “a white flag sign.” The idea, according to the model, is to change the image the president of the United States would …

American tourist robbed, reacts and goes under arrest for insulting police office

After reacting to a robbery in Ipanema, an American tourist was detained for insult to a Civil Police agent during a mess at the Tourist Attendant (Deat) in Leblon. Joe Ianco, a 54-year-old American, fought in the body with suspected …

Famous fugitive of Manaus penitentiary puts new selfie on Facebook

Although cell phone use is prohibited in Brazilian prisons, Brayan often uses the network often and his posts impacted the internet. A detainee from the Anísio Jobim Penitentiary Complex (Compai), who escaped from the prison with 24 other prisoners on …

Nutritionist Rossana Torales leaves Brazilian team to become fitness model in Miami

Despite having well-rounded and renowned names for the Campeonato Carioca, Boavista will not have its main star of the last two seasons in 2017. Known for the sculptural curves, Rossana Torales, the club’s nutritionist, is no longer part of the …

Leonardo Di Caprio and other brazilian celebrities enjoy Trancoso in Bahia

Actor Leonardo Di Caprio came to Brazil for New Year’s Eve in Trancoso, Bahia. This Friday, 30, he was spotted on the Rio Verde Beach, a place known for its peacefulness. Di Caprio tried to be discreet and wore sunglasses …

Class action aims to compensate investors that bought Petrobras securities

Foreigners that invested in Petrobras, the brazilian oil company, and were harmed by the corruption scandals under Lula’s government can participate in a class action of more than R$ 50 billion in compensation. This money will end up coming out …