Inflation outlook revised for fourth straight time

Financial institutions heard by the Central Bank expect higher inflation scenarios for this year and in 2017. Their outlook for the Broad National Consumer Price Index (IPCA) this year has

Read more

New York confirms three cases of Zika virus

Three people showed positive results for Zika virus in New York. The three traveled abroad, to regions where the disease caused by the Aedes aegypti mosquito spreads

Read more

Blizzard affects more than 50 million people in the East of the United States

Pedestrians stop to take photos amid the snowstorm hitting Washington and other regions of the United States (Agency Lusa/Copyright)

Pedestrians stop to take photos amid the snowstorm hitting Washington and other regions of the United States

Read more

Industry began the year more pessimistic than in 2015

Industries

Among small businesses the ICEI stood at 35.1 points, also below the national rate. Archive agency Brazil

Brazilian businesses remain pessimistic conditions

Read more

Benchmark interest rate kept at 14.25% per annum

The Central Bank (BC) has decided to maintain Brazil’s bank rate (SELIC) at its existing level for the fourth consecutive time. By six votes to two, the Monetary Policy Committee

Read more

Social movements open Social Forum in Porto Alegre

Porto Alegre - Marcha de abertura do Fórum Social Temático percorre as ruas do centro da cidade (Marcelo Camargo/Agência Brasil)

The opening march of the Thematic Social Forum toured streets in the city center of Porto Alegre Marcelo Camargo/Agência Brasil

Read more

Olympics: 500 1000 tickets will be available for sale from tomorrow

The Olympic Games take place from 5 to 21 August and the Paralympics, from 7 to 18 of setembroTânia Rego/Brazil Agency

About of 500 1000 tickets for the Olympic Games Rio 2016 – including the most sought-after sessions, as final and semifinals-will be on sale from tomorrow (21). The new batch will be available on the website www.rio2016.com/ingressos, from 10:00. Can be purchased tickets for the opening and closing ceremonies of the Olympics.

Read more

UPDATE: Full Details On Widespread School Threats In North Jersey – Patch.com

FAIR LAWN, NJ – Several bomb threats were reported at North Jersey schools Tuesday morning, police said. A bomb threat was called into Fair Lawn High School at about 9 a.m., Fair Lawn police Sgt. Brian Metzler said. The threat was one of many reported …

Read more

The Latest: Bus Driver Will Be Tested for Alcohol, Drugs – ABC News

The California Highway Patrol will ask the Greyhound bus driver involved in a crash that killed two women and injured several other people to submit a blood sample for alcohol and drug testing. CHP officer Chris Miceli says the local district attorney …

Read more

Former US Marine freed from Iran: ‘I feel alive for the first time’ – Fox News


Fox News

Former US Marine freed from Iran: ‘I feel alive for the first time’
Fox News
Amir Hekmati, one of the Americans freed from Iran in a prisoner swap, said Tuesday he couldn’t wait to return to his home in Michigan. “I feel alive for the first time,” the 32-year-old retired Marine told reporters outside a hospital in Germany, one
Ex-US Marine freed by Iran: “Champagne corks were popped”CBS News
Freed Washington Post reporter talks imprisonment in IranPolitico
Hekmati shows emotional toll from prison, Kildee saysDetroit Free Press
Washington Post –Payvand
all 1,485 news articles »

Read more
1 2 3 6