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  • Hollywood Brazilian Film Festival opens next week at the Egyptian

    Hollywood Brazilian Film Festival opens next week at the Egyptian
    The Hollywood Brazilian Film Festival, which focuses on new Brazilian independent fiction films, documentaries and shorts, opens July 31 at the Egyptian Theatre in Hollywood with the international premiere of guest-of-honor Anna Muylaert's family drama...
  • Pope Francis chides Brazil's leaders during visit to notorious slum

    Pope Francis chides Brazil's leaders during visit to notorious slum
    RIO DE JANEIRO -- Pope Francis waded into the heart of Brazil’s troubles Thursday, telling residents of an often-violent slum that their leaders must do a better job of helping them. The potentially provocative comments were in keeping with the...
  • Experts say Brazil is unlikely to be ready for 2014 World Cup

    Experts say Brazil is unlikely to be ready for 2014 World Cup
    BOGOTA¬† -- Although doubts about Brazil’s readiness to host next year’s World Cup have focused on renovations at 12 stadiums, some Brazil trade experts say they are more concerned about travel logistics and whether airports, mass transit...
  • Snowden, reading 'Crime and Punishment,' may see his own plight

    Snowden, reading 'Crime and Punishment,' may see his own plight
    Imagine the mood in which Edward Snowden finds himself in the second month of exile in shabby back rooms of Moscow’s cavernous international airport. No window on the outside world. No company or conversation. Probably nothing good to read left on...
  • Pope Francis counsels young prisoners in Brazil

    Pope Francis counsels young prisoners in Brazil
    RIO DE JANEIRO — In a rare moment shielded from the world’s eyes, Pope Francis on Friday privately counseled young prisoners from several Rio de Janeiro jails, who in turn used the visit to draw attention to one of the most notorious massacres...
  • Pope Francis praying for better weather on final days in Brazil

    Pope Francis praying for better weather on final days in Brazil
    RIO DE JANEIRO -- Unusually heavy rains and cold temperatures have forced church organizers to change the location of Pope Francis’s final events this weekend, when he wraps up a busy pilgrimage to the world’s largest Roman Catholic country...
  • Pope Francis urges social change in Brazil -- without violence

    Pope Francis urges social change in Brazil -- without violence
    RIO DE JANEIRO--Pope Francis on Saturday seemed to endorse Brazilian demonstrators who have filled the streets here in recent weeks, urging government leaders to work to redress severe social inequities that cripple society. But he also told young...
  • Pope Francis heads home; Vatican sees Brazil trip as success

    Pope Francis heads home; Vatican sees Brazil trip as success
    RIO DE JANEIRO - Pope Francis wrapped up his first overseas trip Sunday with one of the largest papal Masses in recent history and a final entreaty for Catholic youth and their ministers to get out and spread the faith. The pope’s flight to Rome...
  • Pictures in the News | July 24, 2013

     
    Wednesday's Pictures in the News begins in England, where Prince William, Duke of Cambridge, and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, depart St. Mary's Hospital in London with their newborn son. The baby, as yet unnamed, is third in line to the throne and...
  • Spain train derailment: At least one American killed, 5 injured

    Spain train derailment: At least one American killed, 5 injured
    An American was killed and five were injured in a deadly train derailment in northwest Spain, the State Department said Thursday. They were among at least 80 fatalities and scores of injuries in one of the worst railway disasters in Spain’s...
  • Spain train derailment: Watch the footage

    Spain train derailment: Watch the footage
    The horrific train derailment in northwest Spain that killed at least 80 people was captured in chilling detail on security camera footage. The video, which was circulating widely Thursday, shows the train careening off the tracks as it rounded a bend,...