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Brazil Does Little To Increase Nightclub Safety

AP | Posted 05.23.2013 | Latino Voices

BRASILIA, Brazil -- Little has been done to improve the safety of public gathering places since a nightclub fire killed 242 people earlier this year i...

Another Victim Dies From Brazil Nightclub Fire Injuries

AP | Posted 04.05.2013 | World

RIO DE JANEIRO — State health officials say a 22-year-old man injured in last week's deadly nightclub fire in southern Brazil has died. The Rio...

Heroic Lieutenant Died In Brazil Fire Returning To Club To Save Others

The Huffington Post | Jessica Prois | Posted 01.31.2013 | Impact

In the wake of the tragic fire in southern Brazil that killed 234 victims, stories of selflessness and courage have begun to emerge. Lt. Leonardo L...

Could The Brazil Nightclub Fire Have Been Prevented?

AP | BRADLEY BROOKS | Posted 03.31.2013 | World

SANTA MARIA, Brazil — Penny-pinching by a band known for its onstage pyrotechnic displays may have cost more than 230 people their lives at a ni...

Funerals Begin For 233 Killed In Nightclub Fire

AP | JULIANA BARBASSA | Posted 03.30.2013 | World

SANTA MARIA, Brazil — The nightclub Kiss was hot, steamy from the press of beer-fueled bodies dancing close. The Brazilian country band on stage...

WATCH: Graphic Videos Show Chaos At Scene Of Deadly Night Club Fire

Posted 01.29.2013 | World

More than 230 people were killed in a nightclub in south Brazil early Sunday morning, when a fire ignited by a flare from a band's pyrotechnic show ra...

LOOK: Images Emerge From Nightclub Fire And Aftermath

Posted 01.29.2013 | World

More than 230 people were killed early Sunday morning when a fire ripped through a nightclub in southern Brazil, the Associated Press reports. Acc...

Nightclub Fire In Brazil Kills At Least 233

AP | JULIANA BARBASSA and MARCO SIBAJA | Posted 03.29.2013 | World

SANTA MARIA, Brazil -- A fast-moving fire roared through a crowded, windowless nightclub in southern Brazil early Sunday, filling the air in seconds w...

Fire Burns Largest Private Art Collection In Brazil

AP | bb | Posted 08.14.2012 | Arts

RIO DE JANEIRO -- A fire in Rio de Janeiro has gutted an apartment that housed what experts say is one of the largest and best private art collections...

Instituto Butantan Fire: Brazil Blaze Destroys Massive Dead Snake, Spider & Scorpion Collection

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

(TALES AZZONI/AP) SAO PAULO — A fire in Brazil destroyed what may be the world's largest scientific collection of dead snakes, spiders and scorp...