Rio Opens Olympics With Fireworks, Dancing And Serious MessageRio de Janeiro opened the games of the 31st Olympiad with a high-energy gala celebration of Brazil's can-do spirit, biodiversity and melting pot history.
U.S. Women's Soccer Team Fights For Olympic Gold In Rio, Equal Pay At HomeAs the U.S. Women's National Team dominated the soccer field during its first day of Olympic competition in Brazil, two U.S. senators renewed calls for the team's right to equal pay at home.
Judge Suspends WhatsApp Throughout Brazil For 3 DaysThe popular WhatsApp messaging service is not working in Brazil, apparently as a result of an ongoing judicial battle.
Olympics: Team USA Exposing Skin Compared To South Korea's Zika-Proof UniformsAmerican athletes will be exposing a lot of skin at the Olympic Closing Ceremony in Brazil compared to the South Koreans whose uniforms are Zika-proof.
The 5 Tallest Water Slides In The WorldAn introduction to the world's tallest waterslides...
Fears Over Zika, Crime Crush Ticket Sales To Olympic Games In BrazilThere are some embarrassing statistics for the Olympics Brazil. Only half of the tickets to the summer games have sold.
Brazilian Music Legends Bring Tandem Tour To OaklandTwo living legends of Brazilian music, Gilberto Gil and Caetano Veloso celebrate over five decades of singing together when this rare acoustic duo concert at Oakland's gorgeous Paramount Theatre on Tuesday presented by SFJAZZ.
Google Engineers Write Code To Track Zika VirusGoogle said Thursday that a half dozen of its engineers are working to help Brazil track the Zika virus and the mosquito that spreads it by doing one of the things the search engine giant does best: write algorithms.
Facebook Latin America's Boss Arrested In BrazilPolice in Sao Paulo say they have arrested the vice president of Facebook in Latin America.
IOC 'Confident' Olympic Games Will Be Safe Despite Zika Virus Outbreak In BrazilThe International Olympic Committee sent a note to all national Olympic committees with the latest medical advice concerning the Zika virus.
Magnitude 7.5 Quake Strikes Peru-Brazil Border, No Tsunami ThreatAn earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 7.5 struck Peru near the Brazil border Tuesday, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
How To Spend A Day In BrazilLooking for ways to spend a day in beautiful Brazil? Lucinda Riley, author of "The Seven Sisters," shares her top recommendations.