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Thirteen employees of the Vale mining conglomerate and a German firm are accused of fraudulently confirming the dam was safe before it ruptured in January.

  • Sep 20, 2019

Rio de Janeiro's mayor wants to suppress a comic book that showed two men kissing. Courts are getting in the way.

  • Sep 9, 2019

An offer of $22.2 million by the Group of Seven nations is still caught up in Bolsonaro’s feud with the French president.

  • Aug 27, 2019

The G-7 and other donors have pledged tens of millions of dollars to help. Brazil’s Bolsonaro is questioning their motives.

  • Aug 26, 2019

Long held fears that others are coveting what belongs to Brazil are flaring once again.

  • Aug 23, 2019

The area razed by fire has more than doubled in two years. Scientists warn that the world’s largest rainforest is approaching a tipping point.

  • Aug 22, 2019

Scientists point to three main reasons – each the result of human activity.

  • Aug 22, 2019

Blackness descended on Sao Paulo during the day Monday, the result of smoke from wildfires thousands of miles away mixing with a cold front.

  • Aug 20, 2019

They’re invading nature reserves and parks, hunting in packs and threatening endangered species.

  • Aug 20, 2019

The rise of tent encampments is changing the face of American homelessness. Inside one, Monica Diaz struggles to keep her full-time job — and her dignity.

  • Mar 22, 2019
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