| May 31, 2014
| 4:39 PM
Ten of the 23 players selected to the U.S. World Cup team play their club games in Major League Soccer, the league that stands as the legacy of the 1994 tournament, the only World Cup played in this country. So who are the most decorated MLS vets to...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 2:20 PM
Turns out David Beckham may not have played his last game in Major League Soccer after leaving the Galaxy two years ago.
The former English national team captain and two-time MLS champion is talking about a comeback.
Beckham, 39, who has put...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 1:11 PM
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Hugh "Wolverine" Jackman hosts "The 68th...
| Apr 25, 2014
| 10:44 AM
TALLAHASSEE – The Florida House on Friday passed a plan to force future sports stadium projects to jockey against each other when they come to the Legislature seeking taxpayer subsidies.
The bill, HB 7095, has immediate ramifications for $600...
| May 1, 2014
| 12:24 PM
An effort to require sports teams vying for taxpayer money for stadium projects to face more competition and scrutiny stalled, then advanced Thursday afternoon in the Florida Senate.
After more than 30 minutes of debate, the bill was temporarily...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 3:03 PM
TALLAHASSEE -- House Speaker Will Weatherford said Thursday he didn't support a plan that could allow Orlando's professional soccer backers secure state tax dollars for a future stadium as soon as this summer.
Both the House and Senate are nearing floor...
| May 9, 2014
| 5:52 AM
Shameless plug alert: I'll be appearing on This Week in South Florida with hosts Michael Putney and Glenna Milberg again this Sunday. The weekly public affairs show airs at 11:30 a.m. on WPLG-Ch. 10, the Miami-Fort Lauderdale ABC affiliate.
The show has...
| May 23, 2014
World Cup: A listing of soccer players who had never reached a World Cup final or won the championship in the May 18 Sports section contained two errors. It reported that Arsenio Enrico of Paraguay was 15 when Uruguay finished ninth in the 1930...
| May 17, 2014
| 4:48 PM
Even great players aren't guaranteed a chance to play in a World Cup. And the vast majority of those who make it to the tournament never get to hoist the trophy. Here are our choices for the 10 best players never to play in a World Cup, followed by the...
| May 6, 2014
| 10:56 AM
Ladies and gentleman, unleash your hoop skirts! Big ball gowns, super-long tailcoats and a return to formalwear were on full display at Monday night's Metropolitan Museum of Art's annual Costume Institute Gala in New York City.
The Met Gala honored...
| Apr 2, 2014
| 4:07 PM
David Beckham, whose oversized contract caused Major League Soccer to create exceptions to its salary cap in 2007, now says the ceiling for what teams can pay players should be thrown out altogether.
This season the cap is set at $3.1 million per team...