RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Protesters in Rio de Janeiro have interrupted a military parade to mark Brazil's independence day.
Police used tear gas and rubber bullets to scatter the protesters in Rio and arrested at least 10 people.
It was one of more than 100 planned anti-government protests across Brazil on Saturday.
In the capital Brasilia, about 1,000 protesters gathered peacefully in front of congress.
Saturday's protests are widespread, but not nearly as large as massive demonstrations that sprang up in June.
Brazilians are protesting against corruption and poor public services despite a heavy tax burden.
Brazil's national football team plays a match later Saturday against Australia. That's expected to draw protesters angered by the money spent to refurbish stadiums for next year's World Cup.
Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.
Could there be a serial dog snatcher in Roswell?
New Mexico is at the beginning of a deep freeze, and state officials are paying close attention.
A Santa Fe woman who failed to show up for work on Tuesday is now reported as missing, according to police who are asking the public's help in locating her.
The bicyclist killed in a collision at Kirtland Air Force Base on Wednesday has been identified as a marine corps veteran and long-time employee of Lockheed martin.
The people who benefit the most by earning their GED will soon have the toughest time getting it.
A man who carjacked a woman in a church parking lot will spend seven years in prison as part of a plea deal.