Brazilian vice president says government is 'paying attention' to protests urging impeachment

April 13, 2015 6:38 PM

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RIO DE JANEIRO – The Brazilian government is "paying attention" to demonstrations demanding the impeachment of President Dilma Rousseff, the vice president says.

Demonstrators angry about a massive corruption scheme at state-run oil company Petrobras, as well as a sputtering economy, falling currency and spiraling inflation, took to the streets in cities across this continent-sized country on Sunday, though the turnout was lower turnout than in similar demon...

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