| Jun 25, 2014
| 3:24 PM
MANAUS, Brazil -- Switzerland advanced to the second round at the World Cup on Wednesday as the team notched a 3-0 win over Honduras courtesy of Xherdan Shaqiri's hat trick, allowing the Swiss to finish in second place in Group E.
| Jun 24, 2014
| 5:34 PM
GROUP F: NIGERIA VS. ARGENTINA
Where: Porto Alegre. Time: 9 a.m. PDT.
TV: ESPN, Univision.
The buzz: Thanks to a pair of game-winning goals from Lionel Messi, Argentina has already qualified for the second round and could win the group with anything...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 4:54 AM
Come December, as many as 80,000 Central American children will have walked, jumped freight trains, starved, and suffered rape and other abuse to throw themselves at the mercy of U.S. border agents, asking to be protected and, in many cases, reunited with...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 3:05 PM
WASHINGTON The nation's top homeland security official on Tuesday defended his department's handling of unaccompanied children crossing the U.S. border from Mexico, turning aside Republican demands for a National Guard presence there even as officials...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 2:09 PM
SALVADOR, Brazil - Rampant France sparkled in a 5-2 mauling of neighbors Switzerland in World Cup Group E on Friday to move closer to knockout phase four years after one of their darkest days.
France, who beat Honduras 3-0 in their opening game, top...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 2:11 PM
A Chicago area native is among the crew members of a shipwreck salvage company who have been held for a month in a Honduras jail after authorities accused them of gun smuggling.
Steve Matanich, 34, who grew up in Joliet, Mokena and New Lenox, was one...
| May 12, 2014
| 4:31 PM
Inglaterra dio a conocer su lista de 23 jugadores convocados de cara al Mundial Brasil 2014.
Los ingleses utilizarán la misma nómina para cumplir con sus compromisos amistosos en Miami el 4 y 7 de junio ante los seleccionados de Ecuador y Honduras,...
| May 5, 2014
| 12:24 PM
MIAMI --- Mario Alberto Kempes, héroe de la selección campeona de Argentina de 1978, calificó el lunes al onceno de México que participará del Mundial Brasil 2014 como un "equipo de muchas virtudes, pero que carece de pausa".
"En México todo es...
| May 17, 2014
| 10:06 PM
The Houston Dynamo and Giles Barnes took advantage of a miscue to earn a 1-0 victory over the L.A. Galaxy on Saturday.
On the game-winning play, the Galaxy's Jaime Penedo failed to control a Dan Gargan throw-in inside the six-yard box. Rookie forward...
| 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...
| Apr 26, 2014
| 8:00 AM
The Xbalanque is a spectacular boutique hotel right on the beach in Roatán, Honduras. Snorkeling and scuba diving are available on the nearby reef. The hotel is furnished with art from around the world and is beautifully designed. This new hotel is a...