facebook

Brazil News

Follow the news that are important from CNN, POLITICO, ABC, FOX, and thousands more publishers that aligns your selection of news and select the topics that matter to you daily.

Pro-trade Republicans get nervous that NAFTA talks could fail

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Pro-trade Republicans in the U.S. Congress are growing worried that U.S. President Donald Trump may try to quit the NAFTA free trade deal entirely rather than negotiate a compromise that preserves its core benefits. As a fifth round of talks to modernize the North American F

REUTERS - 2017-11-18 00:45:57

Alabama Senate election winner due to be certified in late December

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The outcome of Alabama's Dec. 12 U.S. Senate election probably will not be certified until Dec. 26 at the earliest, a state official said on Friday, making it unlikely the race will affect major year-end legislation in Congress including Republican tax cuts. Republicans hold

REUTERS - 2017-11-18 00:38:34

Steve Aoki is known for 'caking' his music fans, but getting them dressed is his latest move

The Grammy-nominated producer and DJ who throws cakes at people - yes, he literally tosses giant sheet cakes into the faces of screaming fans at his packed shows - strolled through the quiet second floor of the men's building at Saks Fifth Avenue in Beverly Hills on a mid-October evening, bypassing

LA TIMES - 2017-11-18 00:30:00

A fugitive in Panama worked with Ivanka Trump on one of the family's posh hotels overseas

Ivanka Trump is pictured during the Woman 20 Summit in Berlin, Germany. In the spring of 2007, a succession of foreigners, many from Russia, arrived at Panama City airport to be greeted by a chauffeur who whisked them off in a white Cadillac with a Donald Trump logo on the side. The limousine belong

CNBC - 2017-11-17 15:22:47

Michelle Williams Eyes 'Rio' With Benedict Cumberbatch and Jake Gyllenhaal

Michelle Williams is in talks to join Benedict Cumberbatch and Jake Gyllenhaal in the StudioCanal pic "Rio." "Call Me By Your Name" helmer Luca Guadagnino is directing from a script by Steven Knight. The film follows a financial reporter (Gyllenhaal) who travels to Rio de Janeiro to visit a wealthy

VARIETY - 2017-11-17 02:40:50

Cuban businesswomen seek Rubio meeting as U.S. policy bites

HAVANA (Reuters) - An association of Cuban businesswomen has asked to meet with Republican Senator Marco Rubio of Florida to explain the impact on the country's nascent private sector of rolling back a detente in U.S. relations. Rubio, a Cuban-American politician who advocates a "no contact" policy

REUTERS - 2017-11-17 19:31:40

Michelle Williams To Potentially Reunite With Jake Gyllenhaal In LET IT FALL BACK

It's been over a decade since Jake Gyllenhaal and Michelle Williams were both in love with a stoic Heath Ledger in Ang Lee's groundbreaking gay drama Brokeback Mountain - a movie that grabbed ahold of the zeitgeist and taught us that two cowboys could fall in love. Now, Williams is in talks to reun

BIRTH.MOVIES.DEATH. - 2017-11-17 18:19:00

Avianca Brazil SCL-GRU: The Single Cabin, Last Row Experience

The Avianca Brazil Santiago Sao Paulo Flight Review is part of the South America & Africa Points Heist Trip Report. This will not be an extensive Flight Review, but I wanted to write it for people who are flying direct from SCL to GRU on Avianca Brazil. Following the Avianca strike, I changed my rou

BOARDINGAREA.COM - 2017-11-17 17:47:11

Wannabe Santas put through their paces at Father Christmas school

Performers dressed as Santa Claus at The Ministry of Fun Santa School in east London (Picture: AP) Wannabe Santas are currently training hard at special schools around the world. We're not quite sure how you get on to the courses but it seems you need to have a decent beard and sizeable stomach. Pic

METRO.CO.UK - 2017-11-17 10:06:00

In Latin America, no more women presidents - for now

As Chile votes, Latin America is poised to have no 'presidentas' for the first time in more than a decade. Does that matter? Chilean President Michelle Bachelet takes part in the annual military parade in Santiago, Chile, Sept. 19. She will step down after national elections Nov. 19. November 17, 2

THE CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITOR - 2017-11-17 22:23:57

U.S. Senate candidate Moore's wife says 'he will not step down'

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The wife of Republican U.S. Senate candidate Roy Moore of Alabama said on Friday her husband would not end his campaign in the wake of sexual misconduct allegations, dismissing reports about his past behavior toward some women as political attacks. "He will not step down," Ka

REUTERS - 2017-11-17 22:52:18

Chapecoense avoids relegation one year after air crash

SAO PAULO -- Chapecoense has avoided relegation in the Brazilian championship almost one year after an air crash killed 19 of its players in Colombia. The team from southern Brazil beat Vitoria 2-1 at home late Thursday to retain a place in the championship with three rounds to go. Chapecoense sits

ESPN - 2017-11-17 16:55:00

Latin America's Presidential Elections: Are Mexico, Brazil and Colombia Ready for Anti-Establishment Candidates?

Next year, critical elections in Latin America's three most populous countries-Colombia, Mexico and Brazil-are likely to reveal a distemper stemming from citizen disgust with a mix of corruption scandals, mediocre economies, unremitting violence and a largely discredited political class. All three p

NEWSWEEK - 2017-11-17 17:43:18

Get Ready for the Bauhaus Centenary, Fted With Exhibitions Around the World

Next year, a major series of shows titled "Bauhaus Imaginista" will explore the interaction between the Bauhaus and non-European Modernist movements in celebration of the hundredth anniversary of the establishment of the German art school. Three exhibitions will be staged at different art and design

ARTNET NEWS - 2017-11-17 02:00:17

New NASA research predicts how high seas will rise in your city if different glaciers melt

REUTERS/Denis Balibouse New research from NASA suggests that melting glaciers in Greenland and Antarctica will affect sea-level rise in coastal cities at different levels. Rio de Janeiro, New York City, and Miami would all be severely impacted by melting glacier systems in Greenland. The researchers

BUSINESS INSIDER - 2017-11-17 14:20:00

Werdum wants to add another belt to his collection

Fabricio Werdum has been around the game too long and accomplished too much to mince words when it comes to his motivations for making the quick turnaround to face Marcin Tybura this weekend in Sydney, Australia. "I want my opportunity for the title shot; this is my big goal," said Werdum, who repla

UFC.COM - 2017-11-17 08:00:00

Trump says U.S. Senate candidate Moore should leave race if allegations true

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump finds the sexual misconduct allegations against U.S. Senate candidate Roy Moore "troubling" and thinks he should leave the race if they are true, the White House said on Thursday, as party leaders in Alabama stood by their nominee. Trump's position did

REUTERS - 2017-11-17 01:28:28

Brazil shares higher at close of trade; Bovespa up 1.28%

Brazil shares higher at close of trade; Bovespa up 1.28% Investing.com - Brazil equities were higher at the close on Friday, as gains in the Basic Materials, Consumption and Industrials sectors propelled shares higher. At the close in Sao Paulo, the Bovespa gained 1.28%. The biggest gainers of the s

INVESTING.COM - 2017-11-17 20:35:12

Charco Press signs award-winning Brazilian novel

Independent publisher Charco Press has signed a "profound and moving" novel about family and society in Latin America by Julin Fuks entitled Resistance. Resistence was awarded the Brazilian Jabuti Award for Best Novel of the Year in 2016 and last month won the Jose Saramago Literary Prize, worth 25,

THEBOOKSELLER.COM - 2017-11-17 11:42:04

Petrobras gets $1B bank financing, repays $500M of debt

Petrobras (NYSE:PBR) says it has secured $1B in financing from a banking syndicate headed by Standard Chartered, to which it repaid $500M of debt ahead of schedule. PBR says the loan will be guaranteed by its P-56 platform and will be used to help pay down other debts. Separately, PBR says it has st

SEEKINGALPHA.COM - 2017-11-17 13:18:55