VIDEO: Thousands of people dressed in white take to the beaches of Rio de Janeiro to lay flowers and other gifts for Yemanja, the goddess of the sea in the Afro-Brazilian religions of Umbanda and Candomble.
More than 40 percent of last week’s known border crossers in the rio sector'>Del Rio Sector simply got away into the U.S. interior.
An Ecuadorian migrant lost his life while trying to cross the swollen Rio Grande with his wife and son.
A radioactive capsule that was missing for several days in Western Australia has been safely located on the side of the highway. The capsule, which was intended for use in a piece of mining equipment by the company Rio Tinto, is believed to have fallen off a truck mid-transport.
The blue macaw parrot that inspired "Rio" is now officially extinct in the wild