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Rio’s Olympic Waterways Full of Trash, Sewage

(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...

Report: Bieber Caught Spraying Graffiti in Brazil

(RIO DE JANEIRO) — The website of Brazil's biggest news outlet has published photos it says shows pop star Justin Bieber spray painting graffiti on a wall and it...

Brazil’s Flamboyant Playboy Tycoon Takes Big Fall

(RIO DE JANEIRO) — Just a few years ago, flamboyant billionaire Eike Batista was boasting that he'd soon be the world's richest man. He loved to show visitors...

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Reinventing Rio de Janeiro

With the World Cup and the Olympics bearing down on Rio within the next three years, officials here are struggling to reinvent this onetime third-world city with a first-world...