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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

Delta has deleted its tweet that referenced giraffes in Ghana. Giraffes aren't native to Ghana.

Delta Says Sorry For ‘Inappropriate’ World Cup Tweet About Ghana

Delta Air Lines Inc. is apologizing for a tweet meant to congratulate the U.S. soccer team for its win over Ghana but which critics say was ignorant or offensive.

06/17/2014

United States soccer fans react during the match between Ghana and USA. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

D.C. ESPN’s Highest-Rated TV Market for U.S.-Ghana World Cup Match

Well, if there was any question as to the popularity of soccer in the nation’s capital, Washington, D.C. has spoken, registering as ESPN’s highest-rated television market during the USA-Ghana World Cup match Monday evening.

06/17/2014

The U.S. Men’s National sillies working out in Brazil. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Not Knowing Anything About U.S. Soccer is Okay: ‘I Believe That We Will Win!’

It’s okay if you don’t know anything about U.S. soccer, or soccer in general, because the Americans just upset Ghana, and we have this amazing chant to rally around: “I believe that we will win! I believe that we will win!”

06/17/2014

U.S. forward Clint Dempsey celebrates after scoring during a Group G soccer match between Ghana and the U.S. at the Dunas Arena in Natal during the 2014 FIFA World Cup on June 16, 2014. (Photo credit: CARL DE SOUZA/AFP/Getty Images)

Dempsey, Brooks Give U.S. 2-1 Win Over Ghana

Clint Dempsey scored one of fastest goals in World Cup history and John Brooks scored the game winner on a header in the 86th minute of a 2-1 U.S. victory over Ghana, which had knocked the Americans out of the previous two World Cups.

06/16/2014

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Heroin Ring Leader Edward Macauley From Ghana Gets 14 Years For Dulles Dope Smuggling

The drugs were smuggled through Dulles International Airport through a variety of methods: special compartments built into carry-on luggage, attached to underwear. In one case, the smugglers had sewn two pounds of heroin into a courier’s wig.

04/06/2012

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