U.S. Women Advance to World Cup Final
Not a bad resume for the United States women, who advanced to their second straight World Cup final after beating Germany by a score of 2-0 on Tuesday night in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
The win also gives the Americans the distinction of being the first country to reach four finals -- and they can be…
Brazil Ousted by Germany
BELO HORIZONTE, Brazil (AP) — It was a humiliating home defeat of record proportions that no Brazilian could have seen coming.
With its defense collapsing early and nobody able to spark the attack, Brazil conceded four goals in a seven-minute span, trailed 5-0 at half time and was routed 7-1 by…
German Track and Field Official Killed By Javelin to the Throat
Dieter Strack, a 74 year old German man, was officiating a youth track and field meet in Dusseldorf on Sunday when he was killed by a strike to the throat by a javelin. He died on Monday due to the injury.
Police have opened an investigation on the incident, but all indications point to the death bei…