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Brazil loses on devastating own goal after controversial offside review

Brazil's Monica headed a ball that went into the net for an own goal, giving Australia the lead and victory on Wednesday.
A worker cycles past containers outside a logistics center near the port of Tianjin, northern China, on May 16, 2019.

US and Chinese consumers are ‘unequivocally the losers’ of trade war tariffs — here are the unexpected winners

US and Chinese companies have stopped buying from each other, turning to others to avoid trade-war tariffs. Vietnam and Mexico have hugely benefited.
Police officers and demonstrators collide during a protest in Rio de Janeiro.

11 people reportedly killed in shooting at a bar in Brazil

11 people have died and one other is injured in Brazil's northern Pará state after gunmen opened fire on a bar, local media reports.
The Embraer Phenom 300E and me!

I flew on a $10 million Embraer Phenom 300E and I now understand why it’s the most popular private jet in the world

The Embraer Phenom 300E starts at $9.45 million. The Florida-built jet can carry as many as 10 passengers and boasts a range of more than 2,200 miles.

Brazil’s president says he doesn’t want the country to be a ‘gay tourism paradise’ because ‘we have families’

"Whoever wants to come here to have sex with a woman can go for it. But we can't be known as a paradise for the gay world," Jair Bolsonaro said.
Brazilian police reportedly took a parrot into custody after he tipped off his owners about a drug raid.

Brazilian police took a parrot into custody after it tipped off alleged drug dealers to a police raid

The bird had been trained to squawk, "Mama, the police!" in the event of a bust, officers involved in the operation told local media outlets.
Instead of navigating around the anaconda, some drivers decided to help the snake to safety.

Bystanders teamed up to help a giant 10-foot-long snake cross the road in Brazil

When drivers on a Brazilian highway came across a giant snake on their commutes, some decided to help the snake cross safely.
Police in the Nordeste de Amaralina slum complex in Salvador, Bahia State, March 28, 2013.

3 big reasons it’s so hard to tell just how violent the world’s most violent cities are

It's clear that countries in Latin America have high levels of violence. Putting an exact number on that violence is harder to do, however.
Salvador is one of the most colorful cities in Brazil.

Americans no longer need a visa to travel to Brazil. Here are 13 photos that will make you want to book a flight.

From Iguazu Falls to Pedra do Telégrafo, see photos of some stunning places in Brazil, which is eliminating visa requirements for American visitors.
Jair Bolsonaro, a controversial far-right politician, won the first round of Brazil's presidential election on Sunday.

The ‘Brazilian Donald Trump,’ Jair Bolsonaro, is visiting the White House. He was elected president despite saying he couldn’t love ...

Jair Bolsonaro, an incendiary far-right politician with misogynistic, homophobic, and militaristic views, visited the White House on Tuesday.