It had been more than a decade since Brazil recorded over 10,000 square kilometers (3,861.022 square miles) of deforestation in the Amazon in a year.
The two knife-wielding assailants were dispatched by the veteran officer who had come to get a broken tooth fixed.
Officers freed the huge snake, but its belly was so bloated it could only float on the river.
The man's body was found disfigured by piranhas who tore some parts of his body and his face, according to a local Brazilian news publication.
The global death toll from COVID-19 topped 5 million on November 1, but experts have told Newsweek the true count could be two or three times higher.
The country recorded 2,188 deaths from October 25 to November 1, the lowest recorded weekly death toll from the virus since April of 2020.
The former president said that he and Bolsonaro had "become great friends."
Brazil initially planned to eliminate the practice by 2030, but the country now plans to meet the objective by 2027 or 2028, according to the vice president.
Luiz Philippe of Orléans-Braganza is chief financial officer of an acquisition company merging with Trump Media group.
Critics have decried the president's disregard for international health guidelines on masking and restrictions aimed at curtailing COVID-19's spread.
In a statement, AllRise founder Johannes Wesemann said that the Amazon's destruction affects people all over the world
President Jair Bolsonaro pleaded "help us" on his weekly broadcast, appearing desperate for Brazilians to pitch in to save water and energy.
The minister will remain in New York in quarantine, the Brazilian government's communication office has revealed.
Jair Bolsonaro, who is not vaccinated, attended the U.N. General Assembly in defiance of its rules requiring all attendees to be vaccinated.
"We can't try to resolve a problem by creating another, particularly hurting the most vulnerable people," Infrastructure Minister Tarcisio Gomes de Freitas said.
"Since taking office, Bolsonaro has played by Trump's playbook in many ways," says one political risk analyst.
An open letter signed by more than 150 leftwing leaders warned that the rallies could be a prelude to a military coup.
President Jair Bolsonaro behaves similar to other authoritarian leaders around the world.
Rosicléia de Abreu Carlsem, agreed to be the surrogate mother after her daughter, Ingrid, accepted medical advice to avoid getting pregnant naturally.
At least three people were killed and six others were injured in the clash in Araçatuba, Brazil. Officials reported the criminals used drones to track law enforcement progress.
South Korea has not won an Olympic medal in women's volleyball since the 1976 Olympic Games in Montreal, where they earned a bronze.
Fans can watch live coverage of the Tokyo 2020 women's volleyball semi-final match South Korea vs. Brazil at the NBC Olympics website and via other channels.
Federal police discovered at least 50 packets of cocaine in the suitcases, weighing the equivalent of one ton.
With the Amazon rainforest no longer slowing the effects of global warming, but instead contributing to it, we now have an even narrower window in which to act.
Japan's Momiji Nishiya and Brazil's Rayssa Leal took home gold and silver in skateboarding's Olympic debut.
Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro suggested that the COVID-19 vaccine could turn people into "crocodiles" last year.
The pandemic had wide-ranging repercussions across the entertainment industry and forced Netflix to move "Too Hot to Handle Brazil" to a safer location.
The heavily tattooed and mutilated man dubbed the "Human Satan" has suffered complications following an operation that resulted in the removal of his navel.
"Suddenly, he saw the man struggling. There was a lot of blood in the water," said a witness of the shark attack.