| Jun 22, 2014
| 7:44 AM
The U.S. is in control of its World Cup destiny.
Ghana shocked many by holding World Cup favorites Germany to a 2-2 draw on Saturday, giving the U.S. a window to advance to the knockout stages with a win over Portugal on Sunday evening.
| Jun 25, 2014
| 6:12 AM
FIFA has charged Luis Suarez for the biting incident in Tuesday's World Cup win over Uruguay.
It is the third such incident in Suarez's career, and if the panel finds Suarez guilty of the assault, he can be banned for between two matches and 24 months....
| Jun 30, 2014
| 5:41 AM
Arjen Robben's skill -- and theatrics -- may have helped the Netherlands advance to the quarterfinals of the World Cup.
Did Robben flop? That was the question many were asking after the Netherlands overcame a one-goal deficit in the final minutes of...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 1:25 PM
Ten places to commemorate World War I, according to Lonely Planet (tinyurl.com/orxu9pp):
• Poppy Fields, Flanders, Belgium
• Gallipoli, Turkey
• Tyne Cot Cemetery, Zonnebeke, Belgium
• Christmas Truce Memorial, Frelinghien,...
| Jul 25, 2014
| 5:00 PM
If you dare to visit here — and I'm glad I did — you'll eventually stand beneath the elegant geometry of Gazi Husrev-bey Mosque (built in 1530) or sip a beer at the Sarajevo Brewery (founded in 1864) or tiptoe atop the stone walls of the White...
| Jun 24, 2014
Sometimes history punches you right in the face, and there's no time to duck. It happened to me when I was a teenager in Vienna, accompanying my parents on a business trip. My dad's local contact -- Dr. Radler -- piled us into his Mercedes for a Sunday...
| 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 27, 2014
| 1:28 PM
Bosnian Serbs unveiled a bronze statue Friday in Sarajevo of Gavrilo Princip, the nationalist who assassinated Austrian Archduke Franz Ferdinand a century ago and set in motion the First World War, which took 10 million lives and shattered empires....
| 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 21, 2014
| 6:41 AM
Argentina, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Irán, Nigeria
Junio 15: Argentina 2 vs. Bosnia-Herzegovina 1 en Rio de Janeiro Finalizado
Junio 15: Irán 0 vs. Nigeria 0 en Curitiba Finalizado
Junio 21: Argentina vs. Irán en Belo Horizonte a las 12pm...