Fresh protests in Brazil despite government concessions (Reuters)

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* Protesters want better public services, end to corruption * Rousseff abandons plan for constituent assembly * Congress to speed up pace of reform in response to protests (Updates number of demonstrators in paragraph 2, adds FIFA president at game in paragraph 3, and context in paragraph 10) By Anthony Boadle and Tatiana Ramil BRASILIA/BELO HORIZONTE, June 26 (Reuters) – Tens of thousands of Brazilians took to the streets on Wednesday in new demonstrations calling for a crackdown on corruption and better public services, just a day after Congress ceded to some of the key demands galvanizing …

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