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Rio police fire tear-gas during Brazil budget plan protest

RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) - Police fired tear gas in downtown Rio de Janeiro on Monday when protesters demonstrating against a proposed government spending cap approached the headquarters of state oil company Petrobras, the GloboNews channel said.
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