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  • Messi can seal legacy with World Cup win

    RIO DE JANEIRO - The comparisons with flamboyant and outspoken legend Diego Maradona have surely become tiresome to World Cup star Lionel Messi of Argentina, but they will be intensified to a whole new decibel over the next 48 hours. Nearly three decades...
  • World Cup: The 10 best coaches leading their teams in Brazil

    World Cup: The 10 best coaches leading their teams in Brazil
    Most of the focus in the World Cup rightfully goes to the players on the field. But what about the guys roaming the sidelines who put those players there? This World Cup will feature some of the top coaches in tournament history. Here's a list of the 10...
  • World Cup: Germany is favored, but Argentina has ability to upset

    The 2014 World Cup is about to be concluded with the final Sunday in Rio de Janeiro at the historic Estadio do Maracana. After 63 games, Germany and Argentina are left to battle for the most coveted trophy in sports. This pairing is not surprising...
  • LACMA's 'Expressionism in Germany and France' an edifying mix

     LACMA's 'Expressionism in Germany and France' an edifying mix
    When German philosopher Friedrich Nietzsche declared in 1882 that "Gott ist tot" — God is dead — he could not have known that he was codifying a social and cultural transformation that a generation later would manifest itself in astounding...
  • European Filmmakers Write to Putin about Ukrainian Director

    LONDON -- Some of Europe's top filmmakers -- Pedro Almodovar, Ken Loach, Aki Kaurismaki and Mike Leigh, among them -- have called on Russian President Vladimir Putin to clarify the status of detained Ukrainian director Oleg Sentsov. In a letter sent...
  • Former U.S. coach Bruce Arena offers his World Cup predictions

    Former U.S. coach Bruce Arena offers his World Cup predictions
    The greatest sporting event on the planet, the 2014 FIFA World Cup, begins Thursday in Sao Paulo, Brazil, with the host country and favorite, Brazil, taking on a competitive Croatian team. I believe this World Cup will leave many of the traditional powers...
  • World Cup 2014: Mario Balotelli helps Italy defeat England, 2-1

    There is a website operator who compiles what he has titled "The Complete History of Mario Balotelli's Shenanigans." Must be a full-time job. Even acknowledging that some entrants are exaggerated or manufactured, 46 seems a lot, especially for a 23-year-...
  • Quinn's office ignored red flags on nonprofit

    Quinn's office ignored red flags on nonprofit
    The Quinn administration handed out $800,000 in anti-violence money to a politically influential South Side community group even after the nonprofit filed documents with the state acknowledging it suffered from years of financial missteps, a Tribune...
  • Corporations and their tax shell games: Time for a global crackdown

     Corporations and their tax shell games: Time for a global crackdown
    Just as water flows downhill, so do the profits of multinational corporations travel toward the countries with the lowest tax rates. That's a fact of life in an era of global markets and businesses; there will always be countries that set unusually low...
  • Q&A: Reality Producer Hopes to Create a New 'Utopia'

    When Dutch producer John de Mol has an idea for a reality show, American network executives tend to pay attention. The exec producer of Talpa Media Group created "Big Brother," "Fear Factor," "Deal or No Deal" and "The Voice," first in Holland before...
  • Arnold resident to represent Netherlands at FIL World Championships

    Justin Maarschalkerweerd never played varsity lacrosse at Broadneck High. The Arnold resident revived his career at Anne Arundel Community College, where he played two seasons and started as a sophomore. In 2013, Maarschalkerweerd played for a third-...
  • World Cup round-up: Mexico draws Brazil; Spain-Chile prepped for key showdown

    World Cup round-up: Mexico draws Brazil; Spain-Chile prepped for key showdown
    The easy adage is scoreless draws are a boring indictment of the beautiful game. Mexico and Brazil proved otherwise in an up-and-down, back-and-forth game on Tuesday. While neither team could find the net -- Mexico has goalkeeper Guillermo Ochoa to...