General view prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup final football match between Germany and Argentina at the Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on July 13, 2014.

5 Things You Missed At The 2014 World Cup In Brazil: Finals Week

Germany won the 2014 World Cup in Brazil. But that’s only one of the stories. Here are 5 things you may have missed from finals week.

07/14/2014

BRAZIL - JULY 08:  Emotional Brazil fans react after being defeated by Germany 7-1 during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Semi Final match between Brazil and Germany at Estadio Mineirao on July 8, 2014 in Belo Horizonte, Brazil.  (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Brazil Fans Start Obscene Chant Toward Female President During World Cup Loss

WASHINGTON (CBSDC) – During the 7-1 loss in the World Cup semifinals against Germany, Brazil soccer fans became so outraged with the score that they began chanting “Ei, Dilma, vai tomar no cu,” which translates to: “Hey, Dilma, […]

07/09/2014

Uruguay forward Luis Suarez reacts after clashing with Italy's defender Giorgio Chiellini during a Group D football match between Italy and Uruguay at the Dunas Arena in Natal during the 2014 FIFA World Cup on June 24, 2014. Uruguay won 1-0.

5 Things You Missed At The 2014 World Cup In Brazil: Week 5

The 2014 World Cup is down to four teams. But plenty of stories are still swirling around. Here are five things you missed.

07/07/2014

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Study: World Cup Teams That Forbade Players From Having Sex Didn’t Advance Past Round of 16

A study says that all World Cup teams that imposed a ban on sex failed to make it to the elimination round of the event.

07/06/2014

Michael Bradley of the United States challenges Toni Kroos of Germany during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil group G match between the United States and Germany at Arena Pernambuco on June 26, 2014 in Recife, Brazil.  (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Obsessed With Stats: Is World Cup’s Player-Tracking Tech the Future of Sports?

American sports fans have an ever-growing obsession with statistics. Just look at the sabermetrics exemplified by the movie Moneyball, or the precise planning that goes into fantasy league rosters.

07/03/2014

Divock Origi of Belgium shoots against Tim Howard of the United States 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: Robert Cianflone/Getty Images)

Tim Howard Says He Was Randomly Drug-Tested Following 16-Save Performance Against Belgium

U.S. goalie Tim Howard received a drug test following his incredible 16-save performance in the loss to Belgium.

07/03/2014

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Obama Calls Clint Dempsey and Tim Howard, Suggests Howard Shave His Beard

President Barack Obama rang up U.S. World Cup team captain Clint Dempsey and goalkeeper Tim Howard this week to congratulate them on their athletic performances in the international tournament.

07/03/2014

Soccer fans to immortalize U.S. goalkeeper Tim Howard by renaming an airport in his honor. (credit: ADRIAN DENNIS/AFP/Getty Images)

Soccer Fans Petition White House to Rename Reagan National Airport for Tim Howard

Thousands of fans are pushing to reward Tim Howard’s heroic World Cup efforts by renaming an airport near the nation’s capital in his honor.

07/02/2014

This guy, or thousands just like him, will be at the World Cup watch parties in D.C. (credit: Phil Cole/Getty Images)

Smithsonian Hosting World Cup Watch Party

The National Portrait Gallery and Smithsonian American Art Museum are hosting an official World Cup watch party as the U.S. takes on Belgium.

07/01/2014