US midfielder Freddy Adu sues Brazilian club

US midfielder Freddy Adu sues Brazilian club

US footballer Freddy Adu has launched legal action against his former Brazilian club Bahia over alleged unpaid wages.

14 dead after Brazil bus crashes into bulldozer

Brazilian authorities say 14 people were killed after a passenger bus slammed into a bulldozer that had fallen from a truck transporting it.

Can`t get Lionel Messi? Sign his cousins instead

World footballer of the year Lionel Messi may be out of reach for Bahia, but the Brazilian top-flight side have signed two of his cousins instead.

Floods kill 11 in northeastern Brazil

Authorities say 11 people have died and six are reported missing following a flood in the northeastern Bahia state.

Brazil: Police in Bahia end strike before carnival

Fears of the violence spreading also eased in Rio de Janeiro after a police strike there showed signs of flagging in its 2nd day.

Brazil: Standoff between striking police, soldiers

The murder rate in Salvador, Bahia has more than doubled since the police strike began a week ago.

`Over 75 killed in Brazil state as police strike`

The government has said that about 10,000 of Bahia 30,000 state police are on strike.