Brazil: Torrential rains in Sao Paulo state leave at least 18 dead; 500,000 families evacuated

At least 18 people have been killed during torrential rains in Brazil’s Sao Paulo state that caused landslides that buried houses. The downpours, which began on Friday, killed at least 11 people on Sunday when earth smothered homes in several cities in the state’s interior, authorities said. That included three people in the same family […]