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US fans cheer before a Group G football match between Ghana and US at the Dunas Arena in Natal during the 2014 FIFA World Cup on June 16, 2014.  AFP PHOTO / JAVIER SORIANO        (Photo credit should read JAVIER SORIANO/AFP/Getty Images)

Local Theater Makes List of Top Venues For World Cup Watch Parties

The Super Bowl might serve as one of the biggest annual watch parties in the U.S., but the World Cup appears to have turned the art of the get-together into a monthlong event for American sports fans.

06/22/2014

6 Things To Know Before USA-Portugal World Cup Matchup

With the U.S. and Portugal set to square off on Sunday at 6pm ET, the stakes couldn’t be higher. Group G has been called the group of death by many because and it’s starting to live up to it’s nickname.

06/21/2014

COLUMBUS, OH - SEPTEMBER 10: Kyle Beckerman #5 of the United States Men's National Team in action against Mexico at Columbus Crew Stadium on September 10, 2013 in Columbus, Ohio.

USA Soccer World Cup Profile: Midfielder Kyle Beckerman

Get to know more about United States men’s national soccer team midfielder Kyle Beckerman.

06/17/2014

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

HARRISON, NJ - JUNE 01: Jozy Altidore #17 of United States and Caner Erkin #18 of Turkey fight for the ball in the first half during an international friendly match at Red Bull Arena on June 1, 2014 in Harrison, New Jersey.

USA Soccer World Cup Profile: Forward Jozy Altidore

Get to know more about United States men’s national soccer team forward Jozy Altidore.

06/17/2014

Omar Gonzalez of the United States (credit: Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

USA Soccer World Cup Profile: Defender Omar Gonzalez

Get to know more about United States men’s national soccer team defender Omar Gonzalez.

06/17/2014

US's German coach Jurgen Klinsmann talks to players during a training session in Das Dunas Stadium, Natal, on June 15, 2014, on the eve of their match against Ghana in the 2014 FIFA football World Cup.

5 Things You Missed At The 2014 World Cup In Brazil: Week 2

Lots of news coming out of Brazil as the 2014 World Cup got underway. Here are 5 things you missed for week 2.

06/16/2014

View from the upper seats of the proposed new D.C. United soccer stadium at Buzzard Point. (Rendering from D.C. United)

D.C. United Releases New Photos of Proposed Soccer Stadium

D.C. United has released new renderings of its proposed Buzzard Point stadium in an effort to drum up support before the City Council’s public hearing.

06/13/2014

File photo of a soccer field. (credit: Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

DC Soccer Fans Upset That Stadium Hearing Is Same Day As Important World Cup Match

Nearly a year after it was first proposed, the plan to build a new soccer stadium at D.C.’s Buzzard Point will finally get a public hearing on June 26.

06/12/2014

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8 Notable Players Missing The World Cup

Each country can only bring 23 men to Brazil to compete for the World Cup this year. A few notable men were left off rosters for various reasons and some may surprise you …

06/09/2014

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