Brazil president forced into runoff election

October 6, 2014 3:30 AM

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Brazil president forced into runoff election

October 5, 2014: Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff blows a kiss during a press conference in Brasilia. Official results showed Sunday that President Dilma Rousseff will face challenger Aecio Neves in a second-round vote in Brazil's most unpredictable presidential election since the nation's return to democracy nearly three decades ago. (AP Photo/Eraldo Peres)

RIO DE JANEIRO – Brazil's unpredictable election took another twist Sunday, with left-leaning President Dilma Rousseff being forced into a runoff race as expected, but against a center-right challenger who only surged in the final week of the campaign.

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