The death-defying rope jumping event in Hortolandia near Sao Paulo city surpassed a previous Brazilian attempt with 149 participants.
Two people have been charged with the alleged killing of a 20-year-old woman, who was 37 weeks pregnant, who was found dead in Brazil with her stomach slashed open.
A TUI flight from Manchester to Cancun was diverted to Quebec City after a drunken woman attacked a passenger and flight crew mid-air. The woman was arrested upon landing.
Police in Brazil accidentally killed an elderly Spanish tourist during a shootout with a drugs gang in Rochina, a Rio de Janeiro favela.
Photos of the eight prototypes built for US President Donald Trump's proposed US-Mexico border wall, including one with sharp metal spikes on top.
Chen Guanming was on his way to the Glaciar Perito Moreno, a glacier located in the Los Glaciares National Park in Argentina, when the tragic accident took place.
The black bear knocked the woman down, bit her in the back and scratched her and later attacked a conservation officer.
International rights groups and opposition parties have condemned the announcement, highlighting the dire state of Zimbabwe's health service.
More than 1,000 agents took part in one of the biggest anti-paedophilia operations in Latin America.
A plan by the mayor of Sao Paulo to give children pellets made from leftovers has divided opinion in a city that struggles to feed lower-income residents.
An Ottawa man has been found not guilty of sexually assaulting his wife because he believed he had the right to have sex with her whenever he liked.
Bolivian Grover Macuchapi accused of profaning a corpse after allegedly being caught engaging in sexual act at hospital in La Paz.
BA has apologised to a family that got bitten by bed bugs on an overnight flight from Vancouver to London.
UK Border Force and the National Crime Agency rumbled Andrew McCollin's operation at Manchester Airport.
The arrest is part of a wider investigation into "alleged sexual offences in the field of education" in the country.
Daniel Macduff has sued Sunwing Airlines after it advertised a complimentary champagne toast but instead served him sparkling wine.
The Canadian province became the first place in North America to instute a ban effectively stopping Muslim women wearing the niqab or burqa from public services.