Hundreds of thousands of Brazilians flooded the streets on Sunday in record protests calling for President Dilma Rousseff's removal.
Former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva was charged in a money laundering investigation led by Sao Paulo state prosecutors on Wednesday.
Former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva was briefly detained for questioning in a federal investigation of a vast corruption scheme.
"Mad Money" host Jim Cramer takes a long look at Wall Street and finds how China, energy and a global slowdown have made this stock untouchable.
Jim Cramer lists the 14 events that must occur in order for the market to find a sustainable bottom that is safe to invest in.
With central bank policies and energy weighing on traders' minds this year, the outlook for 2016 varies far and wide.
After crude oil prices slipped further Thursday, "Fast Money" traders projected more pain for some battered energy stocks.
U.S. stocks closed well off session highs, but mostly shook off the decline in oil as beaten-down sectors such as energy were among the top gainers.
Take a look at some of Thursday's early movers: CVX, FB, YUM, NCLH, JCP & more
Brazil's woes deepened on Wednesday as Moody's Investors Service downgraded all ratings for embattled oil group Petrobras, the Financial Times reports.
Esteves was placed under arrest following accusations that he interfered in a sprawling investigation into Petrobras, the FT reports.
The bad news has piled on Petrobras over the last 12 months and Thursday evening's results will likely provide little relief for the oil giant.
U.S. stock index futures indicated a lower open as traders digested the release of jobs data.
Crude prices settled lower as a strong dollar, tumbling gasoline prices and rising U.S. crude inventories bore down on the market.
The plunge in the price of oil is forcing major changes for the president of Ecuador, Rafael Correa.
After four consecutive years of annual price declines, 2015 could see sugar stage a sweet comeback.
Jim Cramer thinks with winter fast approaching, money saved at the gas pump and heating bills will flow directly to this group.
Dilma Rousseff of Brazil announced Friday that she was cutting her salary by 10%, reducing the size of her cabinet and slashing thousands of coveted jobs, the NYT reports.
Jim Cramer took a close look to pinpoint what triggered the stock decline this quarter. Hint: It wasn't the Fed.
Jim Cramer sees that things are improving, but investors are still in a bear market. He won't be bullish until these 7 things happen.