Workers recover items from Brazil’s National Museum after fire

Archaeologists, palaeontologists and anthropologists collect items from debris inside Brazil’s National Museum as journalists make their first visit since the building was engulfed by a fire last year.

Images of Rio’s destroyed National Museum after fire

Brazil’s historic National Museum opens its doors to cameras for the first time since the 200-year-old institution was engulfed by a fire last year. IMAGES

Brazilians mourn for Flamengo fire victim

Relatives and friends of Flamengo youth football player Samuel Thomas, 15, a victim of the fire at the Brazilian club’s training facility that killed 10 minors and left several injured on February 8, attend his funeral at Vila Rosali Cemetery, in the city of Sao Joao de Meriti, Brazil.

Brazil to open aid storage center for Venezuela, Guaido envoy

Brazil has agreed to store tons of humanitarian aid at a center near the border with Venezuela, envoys sent by opposition leader Juan Guaido say after meetings with Brazilian officials. SOUNDBITE

10 dead, 3 hurt in Brazil football club fire

A fire tore through the sleeping quarters of a development league for one of Brazil’s most popular professional soccer clubs on Friday, killing 10 people and injuring three others, authorities said. (Feb. 8)

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Brazil’s Flamengo manager addresses fire that killed 10

The manager of Brazil’s most popular club, Flamengo, addresses the media in front of the club’s entrance after 10 people died when a fire ripped through its youth training facility. IMAGES

Michelin-starred restaurant brings tastes of Amazon to Paris

At his Paris restaurant “Oka,” Brazilian-born chef Raphael Rego combines a French culinary heritage with products he imports from the Amazon. His is the first restaurant offering Brazilian cuisine to be awarded a Michelin star outside of Brazil.

Brazil dam collapse aftermath

AP Photographer Leo Correa recounts one mother’s painful search for a missing son in the wake of a dam collapse in Brazil that claimed at least 120 lives.