Just a few weeks after the Olympic Games ended in Rio de Janeiro, its favelas have seen heavy gunfire.
Military police and suspected drug dealers were involved in a shootout in the Pavão-Pavãozinho slum.
President Jair Bolsonaro rode to power on a "30 bullets for every bandit" slogan in a bid to fight crime in Brazil. Those closest to the firing line are bearing the brunt of police impunity. Robbie Blakeley reports.
Two executives and two managers were among those arrested and could face charges ranging from environmental violations to homicide. They are suspected of having known the danger the dam presented.
German Olympic champion rower Maximilian Reinelt has died while skiing in Switzerland aged only 30. The eights team member switched to medicine in 2016 and had recently been assigned to Germany's U23s as team doctor.
A fire has killed 10 people at the youth academy of one of Brazil's premier football clubs, Flamengo in Rio de Janeiro. The blaze broke out in a special facility where out-of-town youngsters live while training.
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