Fire hits up to 300,000 tons of sugar at Brazil port

A fire destroyed up to 300,000 tons of sugar at several warehouses in the southern Brazilian port of Santos today before it was contained, authorities said.

Four die in fire on Brazil carnival float

At least four people died and six were injured in the early hours Tuesday when a carnival float caught fire during a samba school parade in the Brazilian city of Santos, paramedics said.

Mexican soccer match suspended because of gunfire

A First Division Mexican soccer match was suspended on Saturday after gunmen opened fire on police outside the stadium in the northern city of Torreon.

Colombia`s Santos sweeps to presidential win

Juan Manuel Santos, a former defense and finance minister, swept to victory in Colombia`s run-off election on Sunday to succeed President Alvaro Uribe as the leader of Washington`s top ally in Latin America.

Robinho scores twice as Santos win 6-3 at home

Robinho scored twice as Santos beat Bragantino 6-3 on Thursday in his first home match since returning on loan from Manchester City.

My goal is to stay at Santos a long time, says Robinho

Robinho targeted a long stay at Santos when the Manchester City forward started his six-month loan spell at his former club.