| Jul 3, 2014
| 2:04 PM
World Cup fever has been caught by Aventura Mall.
The shopping mecca has a special soccer showcase in Center Court: World Cup home jerseys and an exhibit of pitch-perfect merchandise from retailers such as Tommy Hilfiger, Hugo Boss, Adidas, Puma and...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 2:38 PM
LONDON (Reuters) - The Glazer family will make around $150 million by selling part of its stake in Manchester United although the deal will leave the Americans firmly in control of the English soccer club.
The Glazers, who bought United for 790 million...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 4:21 PM
LONDRES (Reuters) - La familia Glazer espera recaudar cerca de 150 millones de dólares por la venta de parte de sus acciones en el club Manchester United, aunque el acuerdo dejaría a los estadounidenses con un firme control de equipo de fútbol inglés....
| Jul 28, 2014
| 1:02 PM
The following items were taken from police reports:
Two Oak Park residents were robbed at gunpoint of cash, an iPhone and a flip phone, all valued at $500, in the 800 block of Mapleton Avenue at 9:10 p.m. July 16.
Two 21-year-old Chicago...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 7:53 AM
BERLÍN (Reuters) - El fabricante alemán de indumentaria deportiva Puma dijo que sus ganancias del segundo trimestre cayeron menos de lo que se temía, ayudadas por la venta de camisetas de selecciones que participaron en la Copa del Mundo de fútbol y por...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 10:39 AM
I'm officially out this week (enjoying the sauna that is New York), but there's always time for a roundup. And it's got all kinds of weirdness, from a CIA writing manual to the attempt to save a brutalist building by Paul Rudolph to stories about...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 11:52 AM
Aventura Mall is joining the World Cup party.
The mall is celebrating the World Cup with an exhibit running July 3 to 13 in Center Court. It will feature authentic jerseys from participating teams and World Cup fashion from mall retailers, including...
| Apr 26, 2014
| 7:00 AM
Between a cluster of bars in this small coastal town, middle-aged European men hover around dozens of fresh-faced Brazilian women in tight dresses.
Around the corner, two girls who look to be in their teens flag down cars, signaling their availability...
| May 9, 2014
| 5:32 PM
The NBA has banned L.A. Clippers owner Donald Sterling for life, but that's not good enough for many advertisers and sponsors.
Nearly 20 brands suspended or terminated their sponsorships of the Clippers after the release of a recording in which...
| Jun 9, 2014
| 7:45 AM
LONDON - Oil company BP and the maker of Budweiser beer joined the ranks Monday of World Cup sponsors pressing soccer's rulers to tackle corruption allegations over the awarding of the 2022 tournament to Qatar.
The calls, which followed similar...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 11:43 AM
Orlando photographer Cy Cyr decided to poke fun at a controversial Golf Digest cover by recreating model Paulina Gretzky's sexy photo with a group of local men.
Paulina, daughter of former NHL star Wayne Gretzky and fiancée to PGA Tour star Dustin...
| May 21, 2014
| 2:00 AM
Authorities are searching for a 70-year-old woman last seen in the South Austin neighborhood.
Rosie Branchcomb, who suffers from dementia, is described as black, 5'07", 210 lbs., with gray hair, brown eyes and a dark complexion.
She was last seen at...