Brazil more competitive than U.S. to ship soy to China, Rumo CEO says

By Roberto Samora SAO PAULO - Brazil, the world's biggest soybeans supplier, has overtaken rival United States as the most competitive shipper of the oilseed to top importer China, the head of...

Widerimage: As grocery bills soar, hungry Brazilians may seal Bolsonaro’s fate

By Lisandra Paraguassu BRASILIA - The specter of hunger hangs over Brazil's presidential race this year like few before it. Rampant inflation and fallout from the pandemic have pushed food...

Buffett-backed Nubank reaches 70 million clients

SAO PAULO - Brazil's Nubank has reached 70 million clients across its three operating countries, Latin America's largest financial technology company said on Monday. The digital bank, backed by...

A wave of indigenous women run for Brazil's Congress in Bolsonaro backlash

By Amanda Perobelli and Pilar Olivares SAO PAULO - A record number of indigenous leaders, most of them women, are running for federal office in Brazil's election next month, in a backlash against...

Brazil environmentalist Silva all-in with Lula against Bolsonaro

By Flavia Marreiro SAO PAULO -Prominent Brazil environmentalist Marina Silva, who was environment minister under ex-President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva before breaking with his party, told...

Colorado man Elijah McClain died from OD of sedative given by paramedics, autopsy shows

By Keith Coffman DENVER - Elijah McClain, an unarmed Black man killed in 2019 after an encounter with police in Aurora, Colorado, died of an overdose of the powerful sedative ketamine that was...

Watch: Sparks Fly From United Flight After Takeoff At Newark Airport

Watch: Sparks Fly From United Flight After Takeoff At Newark Airport The Federal Aviation Administration has launched an investigation into a mechanical issue that resulted in sparks...

Costco, FedEx, Boeing Fall Premarket; Raytheon, FuboTV Rise

By Peter Nurse Investing.com -- Stocks in focus in premarket trade on Friday, September 23rd. Please refresh for updates. Costco stock fell 2.5% after the big-box retailer reported a squeeze in...

Lula slightly boosts lead over Bolsonaro ahead of Brazil first round -poll

SAO PAULO -Brazil's presidential frontrunner Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva slightly boosted his lead over incumbent President Jair Bolsonaro to 14 percentage points in a poll published on Thursday by...

Brazilian club Cruzeiro promoted after Ronaldo's investment

SAO PAULO (AP) — Less than year after former Brazil great Ronaldo got involved with the club, Cruzeiro has made it back into the country's top soccer league.The Brazilian team clinched a top-four...

Video: Sparks Fly, Debris Fall From United Airlines Plane In US Shortly After Take-Off

Video of the incident is widely circulating on social media. According to Aero Explorer, it was a United Airlines flight, which was on its way from Newark to Sao Paulo in Brazil. The video has...

A United Airlines flight made an emergency landing at New Jersey's Newark airport after circling over the Atlantic

A mechanical problem prompts an emergency landing at New Jersey's Newark Liberty International Airport. "After our aircraft experienced a mechanical issue shortly after takeoff, it remained in the...

A United Airlines flight made an emergency landing at New Jersey's Newark airport after circling over the Atlantic

A mechanical problem prompts an emergency landing at New Jersey’s Newark Liberty International Airport. “After our aircraft experienced a mechanical issue shortly after takeoff, it remained in the...

Video: Sparks Fly, Debris Fall From United Airlines Plane In US Shortly After Take-Off

Video of the incident is widely circulating on social media. According to Aero Explorer, it was a United Airlines flight, which was on its way from Newark to Sao Paulo in Brazil. The video has...

Bolsonaro's gun laws arm Brazil's brazen bank thieves

By Gabriel Stargardter UBERABA, Brazil - In August last year, Brazilian farmer Reinaldo Huijsmans reported a break-in at his house in the town of Maracaju, where thieves stole six legally...

U.S. Senator Manchin releases permitting bill to speed energy projects

By Timothy Gardner WASHINGTON - U.S. Senator Joe Manchin on Wednesday released an energy permitting bill to speed fossil fuel projects and power transmission for renewable energy. The bill is...

World Bank's Malpass faces calls to resign after climate change doubts

By Valerie Volcovici and Kate Abnett WASHINGTON - World Bank President David Malpass came under heavy criticism on Wednesday after he declined to say whether he accepts the scientific consensus...

Trump ally sues U.S. Justice Department, demands return of seized cellphone

- My Pillow Inc's chief executive, Mike Lindell, an ally of former President Donald Trump, sued the U.S. Justice Department on Tuesday seeking the return of his cellphone, which FBI agents seized...

Russia's Ukraine invasion violates U.N.'s 1945 charter, Biden to say

By Trevor Hunnicutt and Steve Holland WASHINGTON - U.S. President Joe Biden will try to rally the world against Russia's invasion of Ukraine in a speech to the United Nations General Assembly on...

Exclusive-Saudi Arabia buys pair of SpaceX astronaut seats from Axiom -sources

By Joey Roulette PARIS - Saudi Arabia is planning to launch two astronauts to the International Space Station aboard a space capsule from Elon Musk's SpaceX, becoming the latest Gulf nation to...

At least nine dead after warehouse collapse in Brazil

SAO PAULO - At least nine people have died after part of a warehouse near the Brazilian city of Sao Paulo collapsed on Tuesday, during a visit by two congressional candidates. Congressional...

Venezuela's state security agencies repress oppositions through arbitrary arrests, torture -UN

- Venezuela's state security agencies use arbitrary arrests and torture, which represent crimes against humanity, to repress the country's opposition in a plan directed by President Nicolas...

South Korea plans reforms to tackle 'Korea discount' for its stocks

By Joori Roh SEOUL - South Korea plans to announce financial reforms later this year, including its policy on shareholder returns, that could help reduce the "Korea discount" in stock markets, a...

Brazil startups expected to reduce cash burn as available capital shrinks

By Tatiana Bautzer SAO PAULO - Founders of Brazilian unicorns, startups valued above $1 billion, believe most startups will adjust their businesses to reduce cash burn amid a drop in venture...

Taiwan 'proud' of its efforts to help Ukraine, says President Tsai

TAIPEI - Taiwan is "proud" of its efforts to help Ukraine in the country's struggle to defend itself and those efforts must continue, President Tsai Ing-wen told a conference taking place in New...

Lula maintains large lead over Bolsonaro ahead of Brazil election -poll

SAO PAULO - Brazil presidential candidate Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva slightly extended his lead over President Jair Bolsonaro with less than two weeks from the South American country's election,...

Brazil institutions ready to confront Bolsonaro if he contests election result

By Anthony Boadle and Ricardo Brito BRASILIA - As President Jair Bolsonaro lays the groundwork to contest a potential defeat in an October election, Brazil's courts, congressional leadership,...

Canadian dollar hits near 2-year low, TSX falls as sentiment sours

By Fergal Smith TORONTO - The Canadian dollar weakened to its lowest level in nearly two years against the greenback on Friday and Canada's stock market fell more than 1% as investors grew...

JPMorgan reduces credit to China's Tsingshan and metal clients globally

By Eric Onstad, Pratima Desai and Peter Hobson LONDON - JPMorgan Chase & Co (NYSE:JPM) has reduced lending to China's Tsingshan, one of the world's top nickel producers, while also paring back...

Investment banks in Brazil focus on debt in the short term -Bradesco BBI

By Tatiana Bautzer SAO PAULO - Investment banks in Brazil are focusing on debt issuance through the third quarter, an area that kept strong activity even with higher interest rates. Felipe Thut,...

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