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Twin sisters executed during Instagram live broadcast

Police arrested one suspect on suspicion of murder.

On Jul 24, 2021 by Alexandra Samuels

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Influencer dies after posting to Instagram: ‘Life is short, let’s be crazy’

She was traveling the country by motorcycle with her husband.

On Jul 21, 2021 by Michelle Jaworski

Two cops seen in a heated conversation, with one of them pointing a gun at the other

Video shows officer pulling gun at his partner after coming back late from lunch

The other officer said he would report him for being late.

On Dec 7, 2020 by Samira Sadeque

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Video shows hotel employee pummeling customer who refused temperature check

'The hotel where they all check in but they must tap out.'

On Aug 12, 2020 by Samantha Shaps

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Brazilian president’s son banned from Twitch for coronavirus denial

Jair Renan repeated his father's feelings that the coronavirus is 'just a little flu.'

On May 3, 2020 by Ignacio Martinez

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Twitter deletes Brazilian president’s coronavirus propaganda

The tweets allegedly discounted social isolation.

On Mar 30, 2020 by Sierra Juarez

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G7 countries’ $20 million Amazon fire pledge is being compared to movie costs

'A cartoon about the rainforest got more money than the actual rainforest.'

On Aug 26, 2019 by Tiffanie Drayton

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The Amazon rainforest is on fire–and people are using memes to cope

'Storming Area 51 is canceled, boys. We are storming the Amazon rainforest to put the fires out.'

On Aug 22, 2019 by Brooke Sjoberg

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People are using social media to raise awareness about the Amazon fires 

'Let the world know about it and demand action. This is not about Brazil, is about the planet.'

On Aug 21, 2019 by Siobhan Ball

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How to stream Brazil vs. Peru at the Copa America final

The Copa America final is on Sunday. Will it be the hosts from Brazil or the surprise challengers from Peru lifting the trophy?

On Jul 7, 2019 by Phil West

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Netflix drama ‘Coisa Mais Linda’ explores Bossa Nova clubs and women’s rights in Brazil

The binge-worthy series gives a feminist twist to the romance genre.

On Mar 25, 2019 by Tess Cagle

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Brazil’s president confuses the internet with Sonic the Hedgehog music

Theme from 2006 Sonic boss battle unexpectedly appears on Jair Bolsonaro's account.

On Feb 26, 2019 by Mikael Thalen

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This drag queen is the voice of the resistance against ‘Brazil’s Donald Trump’

It's no surprise that a queer voice is standing up to authoritarianism.

On Oct 28, 2018 by Stacey Ritzen

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Could these right-wing Brazilian YouTubers take over politics with memes?

'YouTubers in Brazil are more influential than politicians.'

On Oct 22, 2018 by Josh Katzowitz

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Brazilian female sports reporters launch ‘Let Her Work’ to end on-air groping

Sexual harassment is serious problem for Brazilian journalists just trying to do their jobs.

On Mar 28, 2018 by Samantha Grasso