A man smokes licenced medicinal marijuana

Legal marijuana: how the American system works

Briefing Fri 11 Jul, AT 12:05

Licensed 'pot shops' open in Washington as recreational marijuana goes on sale for the first time

Thiago Silva comforts David Luiz after Brazil's 7-1 semi-final loss

Brazil mourns: David Luiz must carry burden of 'Mineirazo'

First Reaction Wed 9 Jul, AT 13:05

Defeat will haunt Brazil for generations as parents advised on how to help children cope

Aerial footage of one of the world’s last uncontacted tribes

'Lost' Amazon tribe forced out of the rainforest

One-Minute Read Fri 4 Jul, AT 15:42

Illegal logging in the Amazon is blamed, as NGO warns the tribe could now face extinction

Rescuers at a fallen overpass in Brazil

Brazil bridge collapse mars World Cup party

One-Minute Read Fri 4 Jul, AT 15:02

Two people were killed when a bridge collapsed two miles from Belo Horizonte's World Cup stadium

Jose Mujica

Uruguay president calls Fifa 'sons of bitches' for Suarez ban

One-Minute Read Mon 30 Jun, AT 14:14

Jose Mujica says the punishment dished out for striker is 'fascist' as he welcomes team home from Brazil

A boy runs past graffitti showing the Brazil logo

Why does Brazil define itself by World Cups, not wars? Video

Video Thu 26 Jun, AT 10:53

Film aims to explain the World Cup hosts' obsession with the beautiful game

Subway workers on strike demonstrate in Sao Paulo

Sao Paulo violence stokes World Cup protest fears

One-Minute Read Tue 10 Jun, AT 11:52

With the opening match of the World Cup fast approaching, violence threatens to disrupt the tournament

Taliban video showing Sgt Bowe Bergdahl being handed over to US forces

Bowe Bergdahl was locked in shark cage as punishment

One-Minute Read Mon 9 Jun, AT 14:42

Returned prisoner refuses to speak to family and objects to hospital staff calling him 'sergeant'

Disabled fan watching a football game

Fifa sells off World Cup tickets reserved for the disabled

First Reaction Wed 4 Jun, AT 11:11

Is low demand from disabled fans down to infrastructure problems outside the grounds?

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