World Cup

Comedian Throws Cash At Sepp Blatter During FIFA PresserThrowing money in the air as security led him away, Simon Brodkin said: "Here we go Sepp. Thank you. Cheers Sepp. It's all there, as discussed. Thank you. Good doing business."
NYC Celebrates Women's World Cup Winners With Ticker-Tape Parade, City Hall CeremonyThe Women's World Cup ticker-tape parade is over, but the celebrations continue.
Kids From Across Tri-State Area Bring Energy, Excitement To World Cup Championship ParadeUFT President Michael Mulgrew said he U.S. women's soccer team exhibits a great work ethic and competitive spirit that can inspire student athletes -- especially girls.
World Cup, U.S. Women's Soccer Team Merchandise Sales See Big SpikeSales on, the largest online sports retailer, said after the big win merchandise sale spiked 3,000 percent.
De Blasio: Parade For Women's World Cup Winners Will Be 'Magical'The team will be honored with a parade in lower Manhattan up the stretch of Broadway from the Battery to City Hall known as the "Canyon of Heroes'' on Friday.
New York City Looking Into Parade For U.S. Women After World Cup WinMayor Bill de Blasio's press secretary says the administration is looking into logistics and talking to the team and other partners about the idea.
PHOTOS: U.S. Wins Women's World CupAll the best images from Sunday's historic victory over Japan.
U.S. Women’s Team Beats Germany 2-0, Advances To World Cup FinalCelia Sasic picked a pretty bad time for Germany's first missed penalty kick in the women's World Cup.
U.S. Overcomes Shaky Start, Rides Rapinoe Goals To 3-1 Win Over AustraliaMegan Rapinoe scored twice and the United States overcame early defensive shakiness to beat Australia 3-1 Monday night in the Americans' opener at the Women's World Cup.
Ex-FIFA Official Admits To World Cup BribesChuck Blazer told a U.S. federal judge that he and others in soccer's governing body agreed to receive bribes in the votes for the hosts of the 1998 and 2010 World Cups.
Sepp Blatter Survives As President Of Scandal-Marred FIFASepp Blatter has been re-elected as FIFA president for a fifth term, chosen to lead world soccer despite separate U.S. and Swiss criminal investigations into corruption.
Vladimir Putin Accuses U.S. Of Meddling Into FIFA AffairsThe Russian president tried to portray the probe as an attempt to go after dissenters, likening the case to the persecution of U.S. whistleblowers Julian Assange and Edward Snowden.