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Sports Soccer gets boost in U.S. from young, informed fans Soccer gets boost in U.S. from young, informed fans(Photo Gallery)
Look at what's happening around America during the World Cup - social media numbers are strong, TV ratings are setting records and, other than Brazil, no country's fans have bought more tickets to the games than those from the United States.
Sports Team USA: 'We take a lot of pride in watching, for America' Team USA: 'We take a lot of pride in watching, for America'(Video)
One win, one draw, one exiting team! The U.S.A. Men's soccer team is set to take the field against Germany on Thursday at 9 a.m. for their third World Cup match. Local fans are fired up for the game, and Photojournalist Loren Ruark caught up with a few to hear why they cheer on Team U.S.A.
Sports US Soccer will soon talk to Hope Solo about arrest US Soccer will soon talk to Hope Solo about arrest
U.S. Soccer Federation President Sunil Gulati says the federation plans to speak with Hope Solo and her representatives in the next 24 hours regarding the goalkeeper's weekend domestic violence arrest in the Seattle suburbs.
Sports LeBron tells Heat he will become free agent LeBron tells Heat he will become free agent
James has told the Miami Heat that he is opting out of the final two years of his contract, his agent, Rich Paul, told The Associated Press on Tuesday. And with that, James will become a free agent on July 1.
Sports AP: Duncan back for Spurs in 2014-15 AP: Duncan back for Spurs in 2014-15
Tim Duncan could have easily gone out on top, with his fifth NBA championship trophy under his arm and his health intact just a few months after his 38th birthday.
Sports NFL agrees to remove cap on concussion damages
The NFL agreed Wednesday to remove a $675 million cap on damages from thousands of concussion-related claims after a federal judge questioned whether there would be enough money to cover as many as 20,000 retired players.
Sports Holidays, lost business in Brazil WCup's lazy days Holidays, lost business in Brazil WCup's lazy days
Lucky students in Chile went home early, many Brazilian offices and stores went dark, and across the megalopolis of Mexico City traffic was as calm as midnight.