Neymar injured, Richarlison scores for Brazil at World Cup

Neymar injured, Richarlison scores for Brazil at World Cup

LUSAIL, Qatar (AP) — With Neymar limping off the field with an ankle injury, Richarlison came through for the “Seleção.” A spectacular acrobatic kick followed an easy tap-in from close range as Richarlison scored both goals in Brazil’s 2-0 victory over Serbia on Thursday at the World Cup. After the match, the Tottenham striker learned … Read more

Bolsonaro contests Brazil election loss, wants votes voided

Bolsonaro contests Brazil election loss, wants votes voided

BRASILIA, Brazil (AP) — More than three weeks after losing a reelection bid, President Jair Bolsonaro on Tuesday blamed a software bug and demanded the electoral authority cancel votes cast on most of Brazil’s nation’s electronic voting machines, though independent experts say the bug doesn’t ‘t affect the reliability of results. Such an action would … Read more

Richarlison: Brazil forward racially abused as fan throws banana at him during 5-1 victory over Tunisia in France

Richarlison: Brazil forward racially abused as fan throws banana at him during 5-1 victory over Tunisia in France

CNN — Brazil’s impressive end to its World Cup preparation was overshadowed by racist abuse as forward Richarlison had a banana thrown at him by a fan during the 5-1 victory over Tunisia in Paris on Tuesday. The Tottenham Hotspur star scored Brazil’s second goal but as he celebrated a banana was thrown at him … Read more

Spain, Brazil report first monkeypox deaths outside Africa | Health News

Spain, Brazil report first monkeypox deaths outside Africa |  Health News

About 70 percent of cases in the outbreak that began in May have been found in Europe and 25 percent in the Americas. Spain and Brazil have reported one death each from monkeypox in what are thought to be the first fatalities linked to an outbreak of the disease that began in early May. Spain … Read more

Spain, Brazil report first monkeypox deaths outside Africa | Health News

Spain, Brazil report first monkeypox deaths outside Africa |  Health News

About 70 percent of cases in the outbreak that began in May have been found in Europe and 25 percent in the Americas. Spain and Brazil have reported one death each from monkeypox in what are thought to be the first fatalities linked to an outbreak of the disease that began in early May. Spain … Read more

Rio police raid on favela kills at least 18, sparks anger

Rio police raid on favela kills at least 18, sparks anger

By DIARLEI RODRIGUES and DIANE JEANTET July 21, 2022 GMT https://apnews.com/article/caribbean-rio-de-janeiro-26dbb7833baf45d61d1e8c95fa30e045 RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — A police operation Thursday targeting gang members in Rio de Janeiro’s largest complex of favelas, or low-income communities, left at least 18 people dead in one of the deadliest raids the city has seen recently and one already bringing … Read more