A Brazilian man who underwent major surgery to remove a brain tumour played his guitar throughout the procedure.Read the full story ›
One man's Facebook rant has now been seen by people around the world - but not for the reason you might think.Read the full story ›
Roberto Carlos believes that Real Madrid have signed a star in the form of his compatriot DaniloRead the full story ›
In a ground known for its meek atmosphere and polite applause, the Emirates hosted the fierce South American derby of Brazil v Chile.Read the full story ›
Matt Smith presents live coverage as France play Brazil in an international friendly at the Stade de France in Paris.
The two countries met in the 1998 World Cup Final where France ran out 3-0 victors after two goals from Zinedine Zidane and one from Emmanuel Petit.
Ex-Arsenal favourite Petit joins Matt in the studio alongside Bolton boss Neil Lennon. Coverage starts on ITV from 7:40pm.
Thiago Silva is hopeful of starting his first international match since last summer's World Cup humiliation on 'home' soil.Read the full story ›
Passengers had a lucky escape after they abandoned their a bus moments before the ground fell away and swallowed up the vehicle.Read the full story ›
A bus crash in the southern Brazilian state of Santa Catarina has killed 51 people, police said.
The bus, en route from the neighboring state of Parana, swerved off a curve and over a cliff before crashing in a wooded area.
Police did not know how many passengers in all were aboard the bus or whether the driver was one of the victims, but said that at least six survivors were being treated for injuries.
Rescue crews are reportedly still trying to rescue survivors and recover the bodies of the victims.
A court official has said Brazil's Supreme Court has agreed to investigate dozens of politicians, including the top leaders of Congress, in connection with a multibillion-dollar kickback scam at state-run oil company Petrobras.
Senate President Renan Calheiros and Eduardo Cunha, the speaker of the Chamber of Deputies, are both members of President Dilma Rousseff's governing coalition.
Other prominent politicians on the prosecutors' list include ruling Workers' Party Senator Gleisi Hoffmann and a former Energy Minister. Under Brazilian law, elected officials can only be tried by the Supreme Court.
A nine-year-old boy and his uncle narrowly cheated death when they were sucked into a flooded storm drain - but managed to escape unscathed.Read the full story ›