Torrential rains in Brazil kill eight, 13 missing

RIO DE JANEIRO: Torrential rains triggered flash floods and landslides across Brazil’s Rio de Janeiro state, killing at least eight people including six children and leaving 13 missing, authorities said Saturday. The storms battered a broad swathe of the southeastern state s Atlantic coast and caused multiple landslides, including one in the colonial tourist town of Paraty that killed a mother and five of her children, … Continue reading Torrential rains in Brazil kill eight, 13 missing