Latest from Dom Phillips

Neymar is back, but Brazil is a changed team and country since the 2014 World Cup

The soccer-loving nation needs a reason to cheer about and the rebuilt national team might provide it four years after 'the seven-one,' its humiliating loss to Germany.
  • Jun 8, 2018

Meet Trump’s often unorthodox overseas business partners

A look at Donald Trump's partners in nine countries finds billionaires, businessmen-turned-politicians, small-potatoes developers with Trump-sized dreams — and some with past trouble with the law.
  • Jan 13, 2017

People are swooning over Brazil’s ‘hipster cop’ after he arrested a powerful lawmaker

The officer who arrested Eduardo Cunha becomes instant sensation - until his politics came out.
  • Oct 21, 2016

Brazil’s poor just ‘want a hug’: Wealthy politician’s wife ridiculed for interview from Porsche

“I always felt like Eva Perón, because I’m more of the people, I feel like one of the people,” said Bia Doria, while driving her Porsche Cayenne.
  • Oct 11, 2016

A half-million Brazilians want to break away and form a new country

The vote was symbolic, but the frustration with corruption and taxes is real.
  • Oct 5, 2016

How a wealthy non-politician and star of ‘The Apprentice’ won South America’s biggest city

This is the year of the unconventional candidate -- not only in the U.S.
  • Oct 4, 2016

Brazil just ratified the Paris climate agreement. Here’s why that’s a really big deal

Brazil is the third largest country, by emissions, to have joined the accord.
  • Sep 12, 2016

Amazon tribeswomen escape back to forest after rejecting civilization

A year and a half after being led out of the forest and receiving health care, two women abandon village life for the forest they know.
  • Sep 10, 2016