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Brazil hits 500,000 COVID-19 deaths as the Amazon Gamma variant accelerates virus contagion

Emerging markets could be the next big frontier for crypto. A slew of politicians want to follow El Salvador and adopt bitcoin as legal tender.

Brazil's president received a fine in Sao Paulo for violating local coronavirus mask restrictions

A Brazilian fashion brand apologized for encouraging shoppers to use a discount code to honor a pregnant influencer who was killed by a stray bullet

4 coronavirus variants can make people sicker or spread faster, including the Delta variant first found in India. Here's what variants are, and why experts are so concerned about them.

Google is laying a new giant undersea internet cable, stretching from the US to Argentina

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway invests $500 million in Brazilian fintech Nubank

Hundreds of cats were abandoned on an island off the eastern coast of Brazil

These countries will get 25 million doses of the COVID-19 vaccine from the US

Brazil is asking women to delay pregnancy because of a COVID-19 variant

American Airlines made a bet on South America for 2021. Civil unrest and spiking COVID-19 cases are now threatening its success in the region.

Taco night is going to get more expensive for Americans this summer as corn prices skyrocket

A man trying to escape police raid on huge illegal party in Brazil impaled himself on a spear

A record 5.2 million people globally tested positive for COVID-19 last week, despite the vaccine rollout ramping up in wealthy nations

Global coronavirus deaths just topped 3 million, led by surges in India and Brazil

Most COVID-19 ICU patients in Brazil are now under 40 years old. Experts think the spread of a variant is to blame.

The coronavirus variant first found in Brazil is developing worrying new mutations that could make vaccines less effective, experts say

Rio de Janeiro recorded more deaths than births for the 6th month in a row as Brazil fails to contain its COVID-19 outbreak

A Brazilian plastic surgeon was suspended after posting bizarre TikTok dances featuring bags of human flesh and fat

China's Sinovac vaccine is 50.7% effective against COVID-19, just reaching the threshold to be a vaccine worth using, a major trial showed