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Capturing a World of Emptiness

Capturing a World of Emptiness

How a team of photographers documented the quiet desolation of cities during the pandemic.
Economic View: Why a Tax the U.S. Hasn’t Embraced Has Found Favor in Much of the World

Economic View: Why a Tax the U.S. Hasn’t Embraced Has Found Favor in Much of the World

A store in Santiago, Chile. A study found that an effort by the country’s tax authority to determine the extent of fraud in value-added tax collections confirmed the system’s self-enforcing nature.
Former President Michel Temer of Brazil Is Arrested in Bribery Probe

Former President Michel Temer of Brazil Is Arrested in Bribery Probe

Michel Temer, a former president of Brazil, at the United Nations last year. Mr. Temer was arrested on Thursday.
Former President Michel Temer of Brazil Is Arrested in Bribery Probe

Former President Michel Temer of Brazil Is Arrested in Bribery Probe

Michel Temer, a former president of Brazil, at the United Nations last year. Mr. Temer was arrested on Thursday.
5 Students Among 8 Killed in Brazil School Shooting

5 Students Among 8 Killed in Brazil School Shooting

A student outside the Raul Brasil school in Suzano, Brazil, on Wednesday.

Brazil Arrests More Than 50 Police Officers Accused of Taking Cartel Bribes

State prosecutors accused 53 officers of taking bribes from the First Capital Command drug gang, known as the P.C.C., which investigators say has grown rapidly.
What the Brazilian Dictatorship Did to My Family

What the Brazilian Dictatorship Did to My Family

The author and his father, Rubens Paiva, in Leblon, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, around 1969.
Brazil’s Presidential Race: Who’s Ahead and What to Expect

Brazil’s Presidential Race: Who’s Ahead and What to Expect

Jair Bolsonaro, the front-runner in Brazil’s presidential election on Sunday, greeting supporters in Brasília last month.
Brazil’s Presidential Race: Who’s Ahead and What to Expect

Brazil’s Presidential Race: Who’s Ahead and What to Expect

Jair Bolsonaro, the front-runner in Brazil’s presidential election on Sunday, greeting supporters in Brasília last month.
The Amazon on the Brink

The Amazon on the Brink

Deforestation in Maranhão State in northeastern Brazil. Brazil lost 2,682 square miles of Amazonian forests in 2017.
How Much to Unload a Painting Off a Plane? Brazil Museum Got $320,000 Bill

How Much to Unload a Painting Off a Plane? Brazil Museum Got $320,000 Bill

A visitor at the São Paulo Museum of Art (MASP), one of the most important museums in Brazil, where cargo fees for some art are in dispute.
A Year of Violence Sees Brazil’s Murder Rate Hit Record High

A Year of Violence Sees Brazil’s Murder Rate Hit Record High

The funeral of Vitor Gabriel, 3, at a cemetery in São João de Meriti in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, in 2017. A stray bullet killed him while he was watching television at home.
Domestic Abuse, Shown Blow by Blow, Shocks Brazil

Domestic Abuse, Shown Blow by Blow, Shocks Brazil

In a still from video captured by security cameras last month, and first broadcast Sunday on the television program Fantástico, Luís Felipe Manvailer can be seen assaulting his wife, Tatiane Spitzner.
Domestic Abuse, Shown Blow by Blow, Shocks Brazil

Domestic Abuse, Shown Blow by Blow, Shocks Brazil

In a still from video captured by security cameras last month, and first broadcast Sunday on the television program Fantástico, Luís Felipe Manvailer can be seen assaulting his wife, Tatiane Spitzner.

São Paulo Tower Collapses in Fire

A blaze spread rapidly through a building more than 20 stories high, killing one person, according to local officials.
Fire in São Paulo, Brazil, Brings Down a High-Rise

Fire in São Paulo, Brazil, Brings Down a High-Rise

Firefighters said the blaze began around 1:30 a.m. local time, and that 160 firefighters had gone to the scene.CreditS
Fire in São Paulo, Brazil, Brings Down a High-Rise Building

Fire in São Paulo, Brazil, Brings Down a High-Rise Building

Firefighters said the blaze began around 1:30 a.m. local time, and that 160 firefighters had gone to the scene.
Reporter’s Notebook: How’s the Air in London? ‘We Should Be Worried’

Reporter’s Notebook: How’s the Air in London? ‘We Should Be Worried’

Many visitors coughed and sneezed, and some children cried and ran out after entering the pods.
Reporter’s Notebook: How’s the Air in London? ‘We Should Be Worried’

Reporter’s Notebook: How’s the Air in London? ‘We Should Be Worried’

Many visitors coughed and sneezed, and some children cried and ran out after entering the pods.
Reporter’s Notebook: How’s the Air in London? ‘We Should Be Worried’

Reporter’s Notebook: How’s the Air in London? ‘We Should Be Worried’

Many visitors coughed and sneezed, and some children cried and ran out after entering the pods.