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Anger at Italy bridge operator as hunt for survivors goes on

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GENOA, Italy Italian rescuers searched for survivors among towering slabs of concrete wreckage in Genoa on Wednesday after a bridge collapse killed 39 people and sparked a furious government reaction against the viaduct's operator. | Video

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Brazil's Samarco to pay $512.5 million to disaster victims this year - foundation 15 Aug 2018

SAO PAULO Brazil's Samarco Mineração SA expects to pay up to 2 billion reais ($512.5 million) this year to 19,000 families affected by the 2015 mining disaster in the state of Minas Gerais, the foundation created to pay the victims said on Wednesday.

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Brazil's Samarco to pay $512.5 million to disaster victims this year: foundation 15 Aug 2018

SAO PAULO Brazil's Samarco Mineração SA expects to pay up to 2 billion reais ($512.5 million) this year to 19,000 families affected by the 2015 mining disaster in the state of Minas Gerais, the foundation created to pay the victims said on Wednesday.

Brazil's Samarco to pay $512.5 mln to disaster victims this year -foundation 15 Aug 2018

SAO PAULO, Aug 15 Brazil's Samarco Mineração SA expects to pay up to 2 billion reais ($512.5 million) this year to 19,000 families affected by the 2015 mining disaster in the state of Minas Gerais, the foundation created to pay the victims said on Wednesday.

UPDATE 1-Food company JBS needs to raise prices to offset Brazil grain costs 15 Aug 2018

SAO PAULO, Aug 15 Brazilian food company JBS SA would need to raise product prices by another 7 percent at its processed foods division Seara to offset a surge in feed costs, executives said on Wednesday.

UPDATE 2-Brazil's Marfrig expects to sell U.S. Keystone unit shortly 15 Aug 2018

SAO PAULO, Aug 15 Brazilian meatpacker Marfrig Global Foods SA expects to close the sale of its U.S. chicken processing unit, Keystone Foods, in the next few weeks, executives told journalists on Wednesday.

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Brazil may probe Google over its cell phone system: report 15 Aug 2018

RIO DE JANEIRO Brazil's antitrust watchdog Cade is considering opening an investigation into Google over alleged abuses in its cell phone operating system, the president of the agency said in an interview published on Wednesday in newspaper Valor Economico.

UPDATE 1-Brazil may probe Google over its cell phone system -report 15 Aug 2018

RIO DE JANEIRO, Aug 15 Brazil's antitrust watchdog Cade is considering opening an investigation into Google over alleged abuses in its cell phone operating system, the president of the agency said in an interview published on Wednesday in newspaper Valor Economico.

Brazil may probe Google over its cell phone system -report 15 Aug 2018

RIO DE JANEIRO, Aug 15 Brazil's antitrust watchdog Cade is considering opening an investigation into Google over alleged abuses in its cell phone operating system, the president of the agency said in an interview published on Wednesday in newspaper Valor Economico.

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Fabinho relishing midfield battle at Liverpool 15 Aug 2018

Liverpool midfielder Fabinho has welcomed the intense competition for starting spots at the Premier League club, with the Brazil international saying the battle for places would boost the team's performances.

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Qatar to aid Turkey, currency rallies but U.S. says tariffs to stay

ISTANBUL/WASHINGTON The United States on Wednesday ruled out removing steel tariffs that have contributed to a currency crisis in Turkey even if Ankara frees a U.S. pastor, as Qatar pledged $15 billion in investment to Turkey, supporting a rise in the Turkish lira. | Video