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IOC president Thomas Bach. (Manan Vatsyayana/AFP/Getty Images)

Wanted: Cities Interested In Hosting 2024 Summer Olympics

The IOC might make its strict requirements more lenient after no one seems to want to host the 2022 Winter Games.

CBS Chicago–10/20/2014

Phil Mickelson. (Harry How/Getty Images)

Europe Storms Back To Grab 5-3 Lead In Ryder Cup

The U.S. led after best ball play, but Europe dominated in alternate shot.

CBS Chicago–09/26/2014

Derrick Rose. (Al Bello/Getty Images)

Derrick Rose Comes Off Bench As USA Beats Puerto Rico In Exhibition

Stephen Curry scored 20 points and the U.S. national team pulled away in the second half to beat Puerto Rico 112-86 on Friday night in its final home exhibition game before the FIBA Basketball World Cup.

08/22/2014

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7 World Cup Pitch Invaders Who Regret Nothing

Although their fates remain a mystery, these few moments of glory will always be remembered…by them.

07/14/2014

Tim Howard of the United States looks on in extra time during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Round of 16 match between Belgium and the United States at Arena Fonte Nova on July 1, 2014 in Salvador, Brazil. (credit: Jamie McDonald/Getty Images)

Keidel: World Cup Runneth Over

You’ll notice the ratings for this World Cup are highest in the Northeast, where folks try rather hard to look most enlightened. And you may also notice by the time the U.S. team lost to Belgium, some of them had already jumped ship.

07/03/2014

United States fans enjoy the atmosphere prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Round of 16 match between Belgium and the United States (credit: Jamie McDonald/Getty Images)

17 World Cup Fans More Prepared For The Fourth Of July Than You

These World Cup fans have a leg-up on us all when it comes to showing their patriotism and we all need to take cues from their American ways. Here are 17 World Cup fans that are more prepared for the 4th of July than you:

07/03/2014

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5 Things To Know Before USA-Belgium World Cup Matchup

In what is perhaps the most anticipated game for the USA thus far in the 2014 World Cup, Belgium is the only thing standing in the way of a round of 8 spot and Jurgen Klinsmann’s squad.

06/30/2014

Head coach Joachim Loew of Germany (credit: Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

8 Times Germany’s Coach Joachim Loew Was Over The Rain

Joachim Loew didn’t just battle the U.S., he did so while dealing with his nemesis…rain. Here’s the 8 times Germany’s head coach Joachim Loew was over the rain in Recife, Brazil…

06/26/2014

Team USA midfielder controls the ball in a 1-0 loss to Germany on Thursday. (Getty Images)

U.S. Falls To Germany But Still Advances To Knockout Stage

The U.S. will next play on Tuesday afternoon, likely against Belgium.

CBS Chicago–06/26/2014

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Whoops: Soccer Twitter Page Tweets Chicago Blackhawks Rally Photo

While it is an unofficial account, a widely followed Twitter page about the World Cup just mixed up their sport.

06/26/2014

USA striker Clint Dempsey. (Getty Images)

World Cup Preview: USA-Germany

The Americans will advance with a win or draw today.

CBS Chicago–06/26/2014

U.S. soccer coach Jurgen Klinsmann. (Getty Images)

View: Flooded Recife Streets Mar Route To Stadium For USA-Germany

This doesn’t look good.

CBS Chicago–06/26/2014

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6 Of The Most Devastating Team USA Losses In History

You win some and you lose some, but these losses hurt and they hurt bad. And let’s be honest, Sunday’s match against Portugal felt like a defeat …

06/23/2014

(L) Jermaine Jones of the United States (credit: Christopher Lee/Getty Images), (R) Darnell Dockett #90 of the Arizona Cardinals (credit: Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

7 Darnell Dockett World Cup Tweets That Ask The Important Questions

While Arizona Cardinals defensive end Darnell Dockett is no soccer aficionado, he really takes a deep look into the 2014 World Cup by asking the important USMNT related questions.

06/23/2014

Michael Bradley of the United States acknowledges the fans after defeating Ghana 2-1 during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group G match between Ghana and the United States at Estadio das Dunas on June 16, 2014 in Natal, Brazil. (Photo by Jamie McDonald/Getty Images)

USA Bloodied But Victorious Against Ghana

After 90 brutal minutes of end-to-end action, the Americans emerged with a thrilling 2-1 win over Ghana.

06/16/2014

Jonathan Toews  celebrates after scoring a first-period goal against Henrik Lundqvist of Sweden. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Zawaski: Random Thoughts From Canada’s Gold Medal Victory

Canada was impressive from start to finish, dispatching Team Sweden 3-0.

670 The Score–02/23/2014

Canada's Jamie Benn, left, battles with Team USA's Phil Kessel. (Alexander Nemenov/AFP/Getty Images)

Zawaski: Canada Dominates USA, Blackhawks Style

So this is what it feels like to be a fan of the Blackhawks’ foes, isn’t it?

CBS Chicago–02/21/2014

That Canadian women's hockey team won the gold medal. (Getty Images)

Watch: Rob Ford, Other Canadian Fans Go Crazy Over Women’s Hockey Gold Medal

Canadian fans celebrated in style after the come-from-behind win in women’s hockey for the gold.

CBS Chicago–02/21/2014

Jonathan Toews of Canada. (Andrej Isakovic/AFP/Getty Images)

Toews on U.S.-Canada Rivalry: ‘A Lot Of Animosity’

An old rivalry takes center stage again when Team USA and Canada meet in the Olympic hockey semifinals.

CBS Chicago–02/20/2014

From left, U.S. teammates Ryan Suter, Phil Kessel and Zach Parise celebrate. (Getty Images)

Listen To Team USA-Canada Semifinal Live On 670 The Score

Coverage starts at 10:45 a.m. Friday.

CBS Chicago–02/20/2014

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