• Millions return to poverty in Brazil, eroding ‘boom’ decade

    RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — When Leticia Miranda had a job selling newspapers on the streets, she earned about $160 a month, just enough to pay for a tiny apartment she shared with her 8-year-old son in a poor neighborhood of Rio de Janeiro.

  • Rio Olympic head leaves prison; will face corruption charges

    RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Carlos Nuzman, who headed last year’s Rio de Janeiro Olympics, left prison Friday after his arrest two weeks ago on eventual charges that he arranged bribes to land the games for Brazil.

  • Rio 2016 head Nuzman to be released from jail

    RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Carlos Nuzman, the head of last year’s Rio de Janeiro Olympics, will be released from jail following a decision in a top Brazilian court.

  • Rio Olympic head Nuzman formally charged with corruption

    RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Carlos Nuzman, the head of last year’s Rio de Janeiro Olympics, has been charged by Brazilian federal prosecutors with corruption, money laundering, tax evasion and running a criminal organization.