| Jun 18, 2014
| 1:27 PM
Al presidente ecuatoriano Rafael Correa le encanta la palabra "revolución", como referencia de un imaginario político que también comprende, por ejemplo, al "antiimperialismo". Comparte esa visión con las cúpulas gobernantes de Venezuela, Bolivia y, en...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 3:43 PM
Group D: ITALY VS. COSTA RICA
Where: Recife. Time: 9 a.m. PDT. TV: ESPN, Univision.
The buzz: Both teams won their openers, Italy downing England on Mario Balotelli's goal in the 50th minute and Costa Rica stunning Uruguay behind...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 6:00 AM
The unwanted distinction of biggest bust at the previous World Cup boiled down to two longtime heavyweights, France and Italy.
Neither won a single match. France (0-2-1), torn apart by infighting, eked out just one goal. Italy (0-1-2) did marginally...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 7:00 AM
Yesterday in one sentence: I'm glad I write for an American newspaper and not a British one, because with the controversial Luis Suarez causing the inevitable downfall of the disappointing English national team, I don't think I'd sleep until Tuesday....
| Jun 21, 2014
| 7:45 AM
There have been eight teams to win a World Cup. Costa Rica drew three of those teams in its group. The Ticos have now beaten two of those countries.
Costa Rica has officially become the Cinderella of the World Cup.
The Ticos, expected to be just a...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 12:30 PM
A look at the teams competing in Group E at the 2014 World Cup in Brazil:
WORLD CUP PREVIEW
FIFA world ranking: 26.
Last World Cup: 2006.
Best World Cup finish: Round of 16 (2006).
How qualified: CONMEBOL round-robin,...
| May 30, 2014
| 12:30 PM
All 64 matches of the FIFA World Cup from Brazil will be broadcast live on ABC, ESPN and ESPN2 in English and on Univision Communications broadcast and cable nets in Spanish. The tournament kicks off June 12, culminating with the championship game July 13...
| Aug 18, 2014
| 4:49 AM
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, who has spent over two years inside Ecuador's London embassy to avoid extradition to Sweden, said Monday he planned to leave the building "soon," but his spokesman said that could only happen if Britain let him.
| Aug 19, 2014
| 9:13 AM
Río de Janeiro, 19 ago (EFE).- El técnico de la selección brasileña de fútbol, Carlos Caetano Bledorn Verri 'Dunga', incluyó a diez de los jugadores que disputaron el Mundial de Brasil 2014 en su primera convocatoria desde que asumió nuevamente el mando...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 5:00 PM
As he walks out the door, Bud Selig completed a final victory. The man who sat at the wheel of baseball for more than two decades managed to get his chosen successor the requisite votes, despite a faction of owners that had opposed the choice. In the end,...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 9:25 AM
With more older Americans retiring to la dolce vita abroad, it pays to keep in mind the perks and potential pitfalls when the sweet life gets complicated.
Dan Prescher and his wife, Suzan Haskins, became expats shortly after the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist...