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Brazil court orders seizure of Olympic broadcaster's assets

A Brazilian court has ordered the seizure of goods and assets belonging to the broadcast-arm of the International Olympic Committee.

Brazil court orders seizure of Olympic broadcaster's assets
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Olympics: The draw of gold brings tainted lifters back to Olympic battle

Eight weightlifters who previously served doping bans have won medals at Rio, while others have been sent home for failed tests.

Olympics: The draw of gold brings tainted lifters back to Olympic battle
Olympics: Aussie teen stars as Ledecky motors on
Olympics: Aussie teen stars as Ledecky motors on

Australia's new teenage swimming sensation Kyle Chalmers won the blue riband Olympic 100m freestyle gold.

Olympics: Aussie teen stars as Ledecky motors on
Brazil's impeachment: a how to guide
Brazil's impeachment: a how to guide

Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff risks being driven from office if the lower house votes in favor of an impeachment trial.

Brazil's impeachment: a how to guide
Brazil debates economic cost of corruption investigation
Brazil debates economic cost of corruption investigation

Brazil's former president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva is warning that the Petrobras corruption probe is paralyzing the Brazilian economy.

Brazil debates economic cost of corruption investigation
Rio Carnival conquers Zika fears with repellant and samba
Rio Carnival conquers Zika fears with repellant and samba

With crazy costumes, pulsating music the Rio Carnival's top performers swatted aside Zika worries to get down for the world's biggest party

Rio Carnival conquers Zika fears with repellant and samba
Volkswagen to negotiate settlement in Brazil rights case
Volkswagen to negotiate settlement in Brazil rights case

Volkswagen will negotiate a settlement with Brazilian justice officials for allegedly allowing the torture and detention of employees opposed to Brazil's former military dictatorship.

Volkswagen to negotiate settlement in Brazil rights case
Fashion Week opens in Sao Paulo
Fashion Week opens in Sao Paulo

Sao Paulo kicked off the 40th edition of its Fashion Week featuring the winter 2016 collection of Brazilian designer Alexandre Herchcovitch.

Fashion Week opens in Sao Paulo
Brazil finance minister to keep job: president
Brazil finance minister to keep job: president

Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff sprang to the defense of her embattled finance minister, saying she would not be pressured into sacking him.

Brazil finance minister to keep job: president
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Kazakhstani boxers at World Championship in Doha

World Boxing Championship 2015 has taken place in Doha, Qatar.

Kazakhstani boxers at World Championship in Doha
Rousseff nemesis vows no let-up in Brazil impeachment bid
Rousseff nemesis vows no let-up in Brazil impeachment bid

The controversial central figure in attempts to impeach Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff said Wednesday he will appeal a Supreme Court decision putting the brakes on the opposition's push to unseat her.

Rousseff nemesis vows no let-up in Brazil impeachment bid
Brazil president gets temporary impeachment reprieve
Brazil president gets temporary impeachment reprieve

Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff won a temporary reprieve from threatened impeachment thanks to a Supreme Court intervention.

Brazil president gets temporary impeachment reprieve
Brazil court hits Rousseff again, fueling impeachment talk
Brazil court hits Rousseff again, fueling impeachment talk

Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff suffered a major new setback when a court ruled that her government's accounting practices were illegal, handing ammunition to opponents threatening impeachment proceedings.

Brazil court hits Rousseff again, fueling impeachment talk
Brazil's Rousseff to be investigated for alleged funds misuse
Brazil's Rousseff to be investigated for alleged funds misuse

President Dilma Rousseff's campaign will be investigated for alleged use of funds skimmed from the vast Petrobras corruption scheme, in a twist that could potentially end her term early.

Brazil's Rousseff to be investigated for alleged funds misuse
Brazil president reshuffles cabinet to avert disaster
Brazil president reshuffles cabinet to avert disaster

Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff ordered a government reshuffle, axing eight ministries in what was announced as a cost-cutting measure but seemed aimed at ending political paralysis.

Brazil president reshuffles cabinet to avert disaster
Brazil's Rousseff pledges 37% cut in greenhouse gas emissions
Brazil's Rousseff pledges 37% cut in greenhouse gas emissions

Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff on Sunday promised big cuts in greenhouse gas emissions by 2025.

Brazil's Rousseff pledges 37% cut in greenhouse gas emissions
Gates Foundation sues Petrobras, PwC over scandal
Gates Foundation sues Petrobras, PwC over scandal

The charity foundation of multi-billionaire Microsoft founder Bill Gates has sued Petrobras and accounting giant PwC's Brazil arm over investment losses due to corruption at the Brazilian oil giant.

Gates Foundation sues Petrobras, PwC over scandal
Brazil president's own supporters revolt against her austerity plans
Brazil president's own supporters revolt against her austerity plans

When Brazil's leftist President Dilma Rousseff loses the support of someone like longtime backer Edson Silva, perhaps she had better start worrying.

Brazil president's own supporters revolt against her austerity plans
Brazil graft probe targets two in president's inner circle: reports
Brazil graft probe targets two in president's inner circle: reports

Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff's former campaign treasurer and her chief of staff have been placed under investigation in the Petrobras mega corruption scandal.

Brazil graft probe targets two in president's inner circle: reports
Rousseff says Brazil will try to get out of first budget deficit
Rousseff says Brazil will try to get out of first budget deficit

After presenting Brazil's first ever budget deficit, President Dilma Rousseff promised that her government will work hard to get back in the black.

Rousseff says Brazil will try to get out of first budget deficit