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Stunning Journey Traces Links Between New Orleans And Rio

"Deep inside Rio's favelas, where poverty, violence and gang warfare are often endemic, one still finds the streets bursting at the seams with music, laughter,…


Photo Essay: Brazilian Graffiti Artist Attempts World Record With Olympics Mural

"… I wanted to show that everyone is united, we are all connected."


5 Things To Know About Team USA’s Melissa Gonzalez

Get better acquainted with one of our fellow Latinos representing in #TeamUSA.


Laurie Hernandez Lands Spot On #TeamUSA: 5 Things To Know About The Rising Star

Lauren "Laurie" Hernandez reminds us that representation really matters.


Free Ballet Classes Held At A Rio Slum Teach Young Girls To Dream Big

One teacher helps transform the worldview of young girls from the slums of Rio through dance.


Beyonce Plays Soccer With Kids In Rio De Janeiro

Some of Beyonce's tiniest Brazilian fans may have had the best playtime ever. In between the time she performed at the Rock in Rio music…


Kim Kardashian and Kanye West Take Over Rio De Janeiro

Kanye West and his expecting baby mama, Kim Kardashian took in the sights for a lovers' getaway in Rio De Janeiro. The couple known as…


Kim Kardashian & Kanye West Strike a Pose in Brazil

Kanye West is sticking to the words of his recent anti-Grammy rant. Instead of joining the gang of rock stars and rappers in Los Angeles…


Tropical-Printed Swimsuits and Bikinis Shine at Rio de Janeiro Fashion Week

Rio de Janeiro may not be one of the four major fashion weeks, but it is definitely one of the sexiest. Rio Fashion Week is…


Today In WTF News: Luxury Hotel Guests Robbed By Armed Gang In Rio de Janeiro

Ish is real in Brazil. Armed robbers have invaded a luxury hotel in Rio, robbing guests of money and electronics, according to BBC New: Four…