| Jul 12, 2014
| 4:16 PM
Dan Gaspar's unforgettable World Cup moment arrived not in one of Brazil's frenzied stadiums, filled with their uninhibited joy and extra-time heartache. It came with security forces surrounding the Iranian soccer team.
It also isn't what you probably...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 6:46 AM
THURSDAY, JUNE 12, 2014
Brazil 3, Croatia 1
FRIDAY, JUNE 13, 2014
Mexico 1, Cameroon 0
Netherlands 5, Spain 1
Chile 3, Australia 0
SATURDAY, JUNE 14, 2014
Colombia 3, Greece 0
Costa Rica 3, Uruguay 1
Italy 2, England 1
Ivory Coast 2, Japan 1
| Jul 16, 2014
| 4:30 AM
ROME -- The 67th Locarno Film Festival has unveiled a promising lineup, which sees particularly strong presences from both North and South America, more established auteurs competing alongside lots of newcomers, and a distinct diversity of genres and...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 10:15 PM
ACC regular-season and tournament champion Virginia’s average home attendance increase of 2,281 (9,403 to 11,684) from 2012-13 to 2013-14 ranked third in Division I, behind Nebraska and Syracuse.
| Jun 16, 2014
| 4:59 AM
Lionel Messi scored his first goal in a World Cup since 2006 to lead Argentina to a tournament-opening win over Bosnia and Herzegovina.
The best player in the world has not had the best track record in World Cups, but leading La Albiceleste in its rival...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 7:21 AM
Thomas Muller scored a hat trick to lead Germany to a 4-0 win over Portugal in the Group G opener.
Muller, the 24-year-old striker, now has eight goals in seven career World Cup games. The win puts Germany firmly in charge of the group, while it also...
| Jun 15, 2014
| 8:24 AM
They were the afterthought of Group D, a team no one expected to gain even a measly point.
The Ticos did not care.
Costa Rica stunned 2010 World Cup semifinalists Uruguay, 3-1, on Saturday, fighting back from a one-goal deficit to move atop Group D....
| May 17, 2014
| 5:45 PM
Lionel Messi has won six Spanish league titles, three Champions League crowns and a record four world player-of-the-year awards. But he hasn't won a World Cup.
Cristiano Ronaldo won nine trophies with England's Manchester United, four more with Real...
| Jun 7, 2014
| 6:04 PM
JACKSONVILLE — The goal was a simple tap-in, but the finish itself could prove to be a crucial lift for the U.S. men's national team ahead of the World Cup.
Jozy Altidore got an elusive goal in the 31st minute of the U.S. team's 2-1 win over...
| Jun 7, 2014
| 7:00 PM
The goal was a simple tap-in, but the finish itself could prove to be a crucial lift for the U.S. men's national team ahead of the World Cup.
Jozy Altidore got an elusive goal in the 31st minute of the U.S. team's 2-1 win over Nigeria on Saturday, and...
| Jun 8, 2014
| 5:03 PM
Soldier Field was an ocean of green and red last week when Mexico's national soccer team came to town for a pre-World Cup warm-up match, but here and there were bright dabs of yellow and blue — fans dressed head to toe in the colors of Bosnia-...
| Jun 9, 2014
| 4:35 PM
The two Las Vegas police officers killed Sunday, the first victims of a pair of antigovernment extremists, were remembered Monday not so much as cops, but as husbands, fathers of young children and kind friends.
Alyn Beck, 41, was married with three...