| Jun 19, 2014
| 6:44 AM
Yesterday in one sentence: Much of the Spanish team has pretty much played year-round since it won in 2010, and we are seeing the fruits of it — it's sadly clear none of them have anything left in the tank.
What’s on tap: Colombia vs....
| Jun 24, 2014
| 7:12 AM
Yesterday in one sentence: All four matches yesterday saw a better team emerge and eventually run away with the match, with Mexico’s late assault against Croatia only topped by Neymar’s virtuoso performance in front of an adoring crowd in...
| Jun 28, 2014
| 6:18 AM
Yesterday in one sentence: There were no matches and it was much sadder than I thought it would be; I survived.
What’s on tap: Brazil vs. Chile, 12 p.m., ABC; Colombia vs. Uruguay, 4 p.m., ABC
What you’ll see: The knockout rounds are...
| Jun 29, 2014
| 8:05 AM
Yesterday in one sentence: The nation of Brazil let out the world’s largest sigh of relief after a win in penalties against Chile, and Uruguay proved (wait for it) toothless in attack when held up against Colombia and its star forward James...
| Jun 14, 2014
| 7:39 AM
Yesterday in one sentence: It’s a little early to declare a team completely dead, but Spain looked completely dead yesterday.
What’s on tap: Colombia vs. Greece, 12 p.m., ABC; Uruguay vs. Costa Rica, 3 p.m.; ABC; England vs. Italy, 6 p.m.,...
| Jun 15, 2014
| 8:41 AM
Yesterday in one sentence: Nobody needs me to remind them life is unfair, but the fact that we are judged as people on the same scale as Andrea Pirlo is terribly unfortunate for us all.
What’s on tap: Switzerland vs. Ecuador, 12 p.m., ABC;...
| Dec 11, 2013
| 1:27 PM
Democratic gubernatorial candidate Heather R. Mizeur received some national exposure on the MSNBC network Wednesday -- thanks in part to the South American nation of Uruguay.
The MSNBC cable television network interviewed Mizeur after a segment on...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 4:30 AM
Retailers plagued by slow sales might want to seek customers outside the U.S. -- places, for instance, such as Brazil, Chile and Uruguay.
Those countries top a 2013 ranking of developing countries for retail investment by consultant A.T. Kearney....
| May 1, 2013
| 1:41 PM
Columbia Pro Cantare thematically goes abroad for its concert of "Music of Spain and Latin America" on Saturday, May 4, at 8 p.m. at the Jim Rouse Theater at Wilde Lake.
Not only will some of this music be unfamiliar to many listeners, but it's also new...
| Aug 27, 2014
| 4:17 PM
MONTEVIDEO (Reuters) - Desalentados por tener que revelar su identidad, pocos uruguayos se anotaron el miércoles en el nuevo registro oficial de autocultivadores de cannabis que habilitó el país sudamericano para regular su producción y comercio, un...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 3:29 PM
HOUSTON/CARACAS (Reuters) - Venezuela's shipments of crude oil and fuel to its allies have fallen to a five-year low as a weak economy hits its ability to uphold accords that former President Hugo Chavez struck to lower energy costs for friends and expand...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 3:51 PM
HOUSTON/CARACAS (Reuters) - El suministro de crudo y derivados venezolanos a sus aliados bajo los pactos energéticos que creó el fallecido presidente Hugo Chávez se desplomó en el 2013 a mínimos de los últimos cinco años en medio de la crisis económica...