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N.J. DHS Employee Accused Of Fraudulently Helping Bring Someone Else Into U.S.

A U.S. Department of Homeland Security immigration employee was arrested in Hillside, New Jersey Wednesday, on charges that made false statements to bring someone else into the country from his native Ghana.

08/06/2014

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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

Ghana midfielder Sulley Ali Muntari plays against Germany during the 2014 FIFA World Cup on June 21, 2014. (Photo by Emmanuel Dunand/AFP/Getty Images)

Ghana Chaos: Muntari, Boateng Thrown Off World Cup Squad

Ghana has thrown Sulley Muntari and Kevin-Prince Boateng off its World Cup squad for disciplinary reasons, plunging the team into further turmoil ahead of Thursday’s match.

06/26/2014

U.S. defender John Brooks celebrates after scoring during a Group G match against Ghana at the Dunas Arena in Natal during the 2014 FIFA World Cup on June 16, 2014. (Photo by Javier Soriano/AFP/Getty Images)

WATCH: U.S. Fans Go Bonkers As World Cup Fever Infects Red Bull Arena

On Monday, the U.S. national team gave fans quite a show back home, where World Cup fever seems to finally be catching on.

06/17/2014

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World Cup Fever Grips New York City Soccer Fans

Fans were bedecked in red, white and blue Monday evening, as the U.S. took on Ghana in the World Cup.

06/16/2014

Jurgen Klinsmann speaks with the U.S. team during training at Estadio das Dunas on June 15, 2014 in Natal, Brazil. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

U.S. Out To Prove Itself In World Cup Rematch Against Ghana

Ghana beat the Americans by identical 2-1 scores in the final group-stage game at Germany in 2006 and in the second round at South Africa four years ago.

06/16/2014

United States fans react to a call during the international friendly match against Nigeria at EverBank Field on June 7, 2014 in Jacksonville, Florida. (Photo by Mike Zarrilli/Getty Images)

Dyer: Americans Who Ignore MLS, NASL Aren’t Real Soccer Fans

Chances are you’ll encounter plenty of soccer fans ahead of Monday’s U.S.-Ghana match. But guess what? They’re not real fans if they pooh-pooh the teams in their own backyard.

06/16/2014

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USA Draws ‘Group Of Death’ At 2014 World Cup Draw

The United States will play Germany, Portugal and Ghana in a tough first-round group at next year’s World Cup that will take them on a lengthy 9,000-mile trip around Brazil.

12/06/2013

Basketball star Dennis Rodman walks near to the Vatican as he shows support for a black papal candidate on March 13, 2013 in Vatican City, Vatican. (Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

Dennis Rodman In Rome To Promote Cardinal From Ghana In PR Stunt

This is the second stop on Rodman’s bizarre global tour that started with a trip to North Korea last month where the Hall of Famer met with Kim Jong Un.

03/13/2013

Ghanean Cardinal Peter Kodwo Appiah Turkson At Mass at Vatican (Photo credit: GABRIEL BOUYS,/AFP/Getty Images)

Who Will Be The Next Pope? Odds Are, It Won’t Be Cardinal Dolan

On the same day Pope Benedict XVI basked in an emotional send-off from an estimated 150,000 people at his final general audience in St. Peter’s Square, there has been a lot of talk about his successor.

02/27/2013

Property In New Rochelle belonging to Swaziland. (credit: CBS 2)

Westchester Cities Frustrated By Foreign Governments Not Paying Property Bills

A number of houses owned by countries like Mozambique, Swaziland and Ghana in Westchester County have racked up outstanding local taxes. Now officials are trying to do something about it.

05/09/2012