World Cup

Team USA's Julie Johnston, left, competes for the ball in the first half with Wang Shanshan of China in a Women's World Cup quarterfinal. The Americans won 1-0. (Jana Chytilova/Freestyle Photo/Getty Images)

U.S. Defeats China 1-0, Plays Germany In World Cup semifinals

Carli Lloyd scored in the 51st minute.

CBS Chicago–06/26/2015

Landon Donovan after scoring his goal against Algeria in the 2010 World Cup. (Getty Images)

Watch: It’s The 5-Year Anniversary Of Landon Donovan’s Dramatic Goal

June 23, 2010, is a day that will live in American soccer lore.

CBS Chicago–06/23/2015

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DiCaro: 5 Questions About The FIFA Scandal, Answered

Why now? And why is America playing a leading role? Julie DiCaro explains.

CBS Chicago–05/29/2015

Balloons are released at the start of the opening ceremonies for the 15th World Cup 17 June 1994 at Soldier Field (CHRIS WILKINS/AFP/Getty Images)

Were U.S. World Cup Games Tainted?

World Cup soccer isn’t played just for kicks, the real prize is illegal cash. That’s the allegation from federal prosecutors, who charge soccer’s overlords with taking bribes and kickbacks.

05/27/2015

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Soccer Officials Arrested In Zurich; World Cup Votes Probed

Seven soccer officials were arrested Wednesday, pending extradition to the U.S. in a separate probe of “rampant, systemic, and deep-rooted” corruption.

CBS Chicago–05/27/2015

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

FIFA Recommends November-December For World Cup In Qatar

Extreme temperatures in the summer have spurred the move.

CBS Chicago–02/24/2015

Derrick Rose. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Derrick Rose Sits Out Team USA’s Exhibition Win

Rose is continuing to battle knee soreness and didn’t practice Monday or Tuesday.

CBS Chicago–08/20/2014

Bulls guard Derrick Rose. (Sam Forencich/NBAE via Getty Images)

Westerlund: Rose Seeks Balance With His Explosive Style

“My game is developing into a controlled game,” Derrick Rose says.

CBS Chicago–08/14/2014

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A Travel Guide To London, England

Read on for a visitor’s guide to transportation, dining, hotels and the top attractions in London.

08/05/2014

From left, Andre Drummond, DeMarcus Cousins and Chandler Parsons react in disbelief after Paul George's injury in a Team USA exhibition game. (Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Keep NBA Stars Out Of USA Basketball

NBA teams have far too much invested to lose a commodity in international play.

CBS Chicago–08/04/2014

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6 Stars Of The World Cup, Where Are They Now?

That guy who bit that other guy, what’s he up to?

07/23/2014

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6 Worst Injuries Of The 2014 World Cup

Sometimes they aren’t just crying wolf.

07/15/2014

Thomas Mueller and Germany won a World Cup final that set television viewership records in America. (Getty Images)

Germany-Argentina Sets World Cup Final Viewership Record In U.S.

World Cup interest has grown in America.

07/14/2014

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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

Team USA's John Brooks celebrates his game-winning goal against Ghana. (Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Watch: World Cup Closing Montage

Check out some of the best World Cup moments.

CBS Chicago–07/14/2014

LeBron James. (Getty Images)

LeBron James Gets A Kick Out Of The World Cup Streaker, Posts Video Of Him

There was a lot of royalty in the house for this streaker.

CBS Chicago–07/14/2014

Germany's players celebrate after victory in extra-time in the final football match between Germany and Argentina. 9Credit: FRANCOIS XAVIER MARIT/AFP/Getty Images)

Goetze Scores Late To Give Germany The World Cup

Mario Goetze volleyed in the winning goal in extra time to give Germany its fourth World Cup title with a 1-0 victory over Argentina on Sunday.

07/13/2014

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7 Things To Know Before Argentina-Germany World Cup Final

On Sunday at 3PM ET, the 22 best players over the past month will take the field and try to win their country a trophy and prove to the world that they are the best football club. Here are 7 things you need to know before Argentina and Germany take the pitch for which should be a hard fought battle.

07/11/2014

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8 World Cup Fans Who Also Deserve Modeling Contracts

Here is a list of 8 World Cup fans who also deserve modeling contracts..

07/10/2014

Jasper Cillessen of the Netherlands sits on the pitch after failing to save the penalty kick of Maxi Rodriguez of Argentina as Argentina celebrate. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

Argentina In Cup Final, Tops Dutch in Penalty Kicks

Argentina reached the World Cup final on Wednesday after beating the Netherlands 4-2 in a penalty shootout.

07/09/2014

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