Brazil beats Peru to win 1st Copa America title since 2007

Soccer Jul 8, 2019

Brazil beats Peru to win 1st Copa America title since 2007

Brazil didn't need Neymar to win another Copa America title at home. With its injured star watching from the stands at a packed Maracana Stadium on Sunday, Brazil beat Peru 3-1 to win its first South American title since 2007. It was Neymar's replacement, Everton, who ...

Peru upsets Chile, will face Brazil in Copa America final

Soccer Jul 4, 2019

Peru upsets Chile, will face Brazil in Copa America final

After being counted out by most, Peru pulled off a stunning Copa America comeback. Two weeks after a demoralizing 5-0 loss to Brazil that left the team on the verge of a first-round elimination, Peru got past two-time defending champion Chile 3-0 on Wednesday to ...

Odebrecht boss tells prosecutors of payoffs to Peruvian politicians

World / Politics Apr 25, 2019

Odebrecht boss tells prosecutors of payoffs to Peruvian politicians

Prosecutors said a top former executive of Brazilian multinational Odebrecht gave details Wednesday of multimillion-dollar payoffs to Peruvian politicians, including a top aide of former President Alan Garcia, who committed suicide last week. Jorge Barata, Odebrecht's former chief in Peru, provided details of "money routes" ...