Argentine reporter killed while covering WCup in Brazil

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Brazilian officials say an Argentine reporter covering the World Cup has been killed in a car accident caused when a vehicle…

World Cup scalping scandal continues in Brazil

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A World Cup ticket scalping case has revived a reputation FIFA tries hard to fight, and threatens to stain a tournament…

Germany routs Brazil 7-1, reaches World Cup final

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Germany handed Brazil its heaviest World Cup loss ever with an astounding 7-1 rout in the semifinals…

FIFA takes no action over challenge on Neymar

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FIFA will not take action against the Colombia player who injured Neymar and ended the Brazil star’s World Cup…

2 World Cup ticket agents implicated in scalping

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Two official ticket agents were among four companies to have their remainingWorld Cup corporate hospitality tickets…

Brazilian boy can’t say his name – it’s too long

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A Brazilian boy is named after four French football players and the current Brazil manager…

Nielsen: 21.6 million viewers for Belgium game

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Nielsen says an estimated 21.6 million people watched Belgium knock out the U.S. soccer team in the World Cup …

FIFA asks magazine for proof of match-fixing

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FIFA expressed “substantial doubts” Wednesday about a German magazine’s claims that a World Cup game could have been fixed…

US goal keeper’s struggle with tourette syndrome

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Tim Howard may be household name as goalie of Team USA, but to his former teachers and coaches he’s a hometown hero…

Belgium holds on to beat US 2-1 in extra time

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Romelu Lukaku and Kevin De Bruyne scored in extra time Tuesday to give Belgium a 2-1 win over the United States and a spot…