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  • Brazil fans stunned by lopsided World Cup defeat

    Brazil fans stunned by lopsided World Cup defeat
    SAO PAULO -- The last time Brazil hosted soccer's World Cup, a humiliating 2-1 loss to Uruguay went down in history as a trauma that permanently damaged the country's psyche. Generations after that defeat in 1950, the national team was under enormous...
  • World Cup semifinal preview: Argentina vs. Netherlands

    World Cup semifinal preview: Argentina vs. Netherlands
    Brazil is still coping with the agony of a humiliating 7-1 loss to Germany in the semifinal. Sure the Brazilians figured they were a long shot to win the Cup after losing so many key players, but no one expected Germany to set a record for goals in a...
  • Ganancia de siderúrgica argentina Siderar sube con fuerza en el primer semestre

    BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) - La siderúrgica argentina Siderar dijo el lunes que ganó 1.757,7 millones de pesos (216,1 millones de dólares) en el primer semestre del 2014, lo que representó un fuerte aumento respecto de las utilidades de 749,8 millones de...
  • Argentina se reunirá el martes con mediador judicial en Nueva York

    NUEVA YORK (Reuters) - El mediador Daniel Pollack dijo el lunes que se reunirá con una delegación de Argentina en sus oficinas en Nueva York el martes, un día antes de que expire el plazo para que el país evite un default de deuda. El encuentro será a...
  • Hold Iran to account on AMIA bombing

    NEW YORK (JTA) — On July 18, 1994, a hellish scene unfolded in Buenos Aires as a car bomb set by Iranian agents destroyed the AMIA/DAIA Jewish center, killing 85 people and wounding hundreds. Twenty years later, there is still no justice in the...
  • Argentina, Germany scoreless at half

    Argentina, Germany scoreless at half
    RIO DE JANEIRO - From Buenos Aires to the Brandenburg Gate, millions of people were getting ready to watch Sunday's World Cup final between Germany and Argentina in Brazil. In Rio de Janeiro, which is hosting the final, the party was already in full...
  • An Argentina loss could help Brazil feel a little better

    An Argentina loss could help Brazil feel a little better
    And on the day after, there is still soccer. Brazil, as tempting as it was, did not ask FIFA to cancel the rest of the competition on account of pain. The most surreal match imaginable -- Germany's touchdown-margin win -- has left the host country of...
  • As Argentina beats Netherlands at World Cup, Twitter focuses on Germany

    As Argentina beats Netherlands at World Cup, Twitter focuses on Germany
    Argentina and the Netherlands were deadlocked 0-0 at their World Cup semifinal game during regular time. And extra time. It came down to a shootout, which Argentina won 4-2 -- and which many observers found less than thrilling. But excitement from the...
  • Connecticut Companies Aid In ESPN World Cup Production

    Connecticut Companies Aid In ESPN World Cup Production
    WEST HARTFORD — Before it can appear on television screens across America, this clip must pass inspection in an editing room in West Hartford Center. Footage of Germany's Thomas Muller and Brazil's David Luiz course across the screen, the...
  • Argentina, Netherlands play a World Cup semifinal to forget

    Argentina, Netherlands play a World Cup semifinal to forget
    A day after a World Cup match to remember came one to forget. Argentina and the Netherlands slow-danced for two hours, a disappointment given the firepower that Lionel Messi and Arjen Robben brought to the stage. At some point, the two coaches should...
  • Is Argentina's Lionel Messi better than legend Diego Maradona?

    Is Argentina's Lionel Messi better than legend Diego Maradona?
    Will this finally be Argentina star striker Lionel Messi's magical World Cup? After so many quiet World Cup appearances, few seemed to expect much from Messi. FC Barcelona, a European soccer team with deep pockets to pay for all-star talent, put Messi...
  • Penalty-kick shootouts: There's got to be a better way, right?

    Penalty-kick shootouts: There's got to be a better way, right?
    In the World Cup glossary that exists in the minds of attending media members, there is an entry that can be found under the letter D. Dreaded penalty-kick shootout. The rest of us might refer to the end-game tiebreaker without the d-word. (Then...