Former Rio de Janeiro governor to serve more than 200 years in jail

Rio de Janeiro's jailed former Gov. Sergio Cabral testified he paid $2 million in bribes to secure hosting rights for the 2016 Olympics, according to his lawyer, Marcio Delambert. Cabral told a judge Thursday the payment yielded a promise that between six and nine members of the International Olympic Committee would cast their votes for … Continue reading Former Rio de Janeiro governor to serve more than 200 years in jail

Police In Brazil Arrest 10 In Alleged Terror Plot.

RIO DE JANEIRO: Current reports from Brazil say police have ordered on Thursday, an arrest and indefinite detention of 12 people alleged to owe allegiance to the dreaded Islamic State group (ISIS). Image: Rio de Janeiro, location for 2016 Olympics. The suspects are accused to have held a forum on social media where they discussed … Continue reading Police In Brazil Arrest 10 In Alleged Terror Plot.