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It was the first major poll since candidacies were officially registered last week, but it did not provide results for the likely scenario of a race without Lula. Full Story

Latin America
It was the first major poll since candidacies were officially registered last week, but it did not provide results for the likely scenario of a race without Lula.
Peru's congress will debate on Tuesday president Martin Vizcarra's proposal to let the public decide whether or not to split Congress.  
Over 100 employees at two state-run Military Industries plants were let go within a week. Union leaders sense the government is trying to sell off the 77-year-old company.
The military command said 4,200 soldiers, backed by armored vehicles and aircraft, entered the Alemao and Mare favela complexes — poor, densely populated swaths of city .
World
China's Ministry of Public Security says the government arrested 26 people linked to stealing over 650 cultural artifacts from burials sites along the ancient Silk Road.
The report is thought to be the most comprehensive to date into abuse in the US church since The Boston Globe first exposed pedophile priests in Massachusetts in 2002.
In a first since Britain began contracting the running of some prisons to companies in the early 1990s, it will manage the jail in central England for an initial six-month period.
The Myanmar judge hearing the case against two Reuters reporters indicted for breaching national security will make his verdict known next Monday. 
Sport
Grindel said the door is not closed for Ozil to play for Germany again under head coach Joachim Loew, who has always supported the attacking midfielder.
"I would tell him to play in Europe, not to travel more and not to let himself be used any more," soccer star Diego Maradona said of Lionel Messi.
Experts on gender-based violence say it is an immensely broad problem but is concealed by patriarchal practices, urging institutions connected to sports to take actions against it.
James, a persistent critic of Trump and prominent supporter of Hillary Clinton in the 2016 presidential election, last month announced his decision to leave the Cleveland Cavaliers for a second time, this time to play for the Los Angeles Lakers.
Culture
A year after the gender diversity exhibition was shut down by conservatives, a self-financing campaign by grassroots organizations has reopened Queermuseu.
Covered in skulls, seeds and snake skeletons, the abandoned remnants of the ancient bas-relief wall were uncovered by archaeologists north of the capital.
Local media later confirmed Franklin's illness. The Detroit News reported that she was in hospice care, citing two sources close to the singer and national radio host Tom Joyner, a Franklin friend.
Vidiadhar Surajprasad Naipaul, who began writing in the 1950s, won numerous coveted literary awards during his career.