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World Cup 2014 Is Facebook’s Most Talked-About Event Ever

Facebook announced Monday that its data editors have recorded 1 billion interactions about the 2014 World Cup since it began June 12.


Mark Geiger of the US whistles during a seminar for 2014 FIFA World Cup referees on April 10, 2014 at the home of FIFA in Zurich. (credit:  FABRICE COFFRINI/AFP/Getty Images)

NJ Man 1st US Referee In World Cup Knockout Rounds

Mark Geiger will become the first American to referee a knockout stage match at the World Cup.


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USA Soccer World Cup Profile: Midfielder Alejandro Bedoya

Alejandro Bedoya is a 27-year-old American player who is currently playing as an attacking midfielder or winger with French club Nantes and as a winger with the United States Men’s National Team.


President Barack Obama and Senior Adviser Valerie Jarrett watch the 2014 World Cup match between the U.S. and Germany while en route to Minneapolis, Minn., on June 26, 2014. (credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama: Elements Of Our Foreign Policy ‘Have Been Shaped Around The World Cup’

Air Force One gave President Barack Obama an advantage that wasn’t available to many other frequent flyers Thursday: the opportunity to watch the U.S. team play World Cup soccer.


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World Cup Tale of the Tape: USA vs. Belgium

Examining whether the U.S. can upset Belgium at the World Cup.


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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…


Clint Dempsey of the United States acknowledges the fans after being defeated by Germany 1-0 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 Michael Steele/Getty Images)

U.S. Falls to Germany 1-0, Advances to Knockout Round

Team USA may have fallen to Germany Thursday, but the 1-0 loss was still enough to help them advance to the knockout round of sixteen.


Fans gather in Dupont Circle during a watch party for the USA-Germany World Cup match. (Cameron Thompson/All-News 99.1 WNEW)

German Embassy Hosting World Cup Watch Party in D.C.

The German Embassy is hosting one of the biggest World Cup watch parties in Washington as Germany takes on the United States in Brazil.


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Hulk Hogan World Cup Video: Whatcha Gonna Do, Germany?!

Hulk Hogan has a message for the German soccer team, brother! Whatcha gonna do when the U.S. men’s soccer team runs wild on you?!


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Massive Flooding Ahead of U.S.-Germany World Cup Match

The streets of Recife were underwater just hours before the pivotal game was scheduled to begin.