The Top 14 News Stories Of 2014In a year where New York City welcomed a new mayor there have been a host of stories that have shaped the landscape of the Tri-State area, the country and the world over.
Argentina Advances To Face Germany In Epic World Cup Final MatchupGoalkeeper Sergio Romero saved two penalties Wednesday to send Argentina into the World Cup final with a 4-2 shootout win over the Netherlands after the game finished in a 0-0 stalemate.
The Shocker Of All Shockers: Germany Annihilates Brazil In World Cup SemisWith Neymar out injured, just about everyone in Brazil knew it would be tough against Germany. But nobody ever expected this.
Silverman: Enough Already! Give Me Football -- The Real Version Of The SportDespite the huge crowds that watched the World Cup games at public venues in major cities all over the land, we have not become a soccer-mad country.
Howard Heroic But USA's World Cup Dream Dashed By BelgiumKevin De Bruyne turned a heroic night for U.S. goalkeeper Tim Howard into defeat on Tuesday with an extra-time goal and an assist that gave Belgium a 2-1 victory and a quarterfinal match against Lionel Messi and Argentina.
Argentina Finally Vanquishes Switzerland Late In Extra TimeAngel Di Maria scored in the 118th minute Tuesday to give Argentina a 1-0 win over Switzerland after extra time and a spot in the World Cup quarterfinals.
Germany Gets Major Scare From Algeria Before Moving On To QuarterfinalsSubstitute Andre Schuerrle and Mesut Ozil scored in extra time Monday to lead Germany over an aggressive Algeria 2-1 and into the World Cup quarterfinals.
France Dominates Nigeria En Route To World Cup QuarterfinalsPaul Pogba scored with a late header to finally break Nigeria's stubborn resistance and Joseph Yobo added an own-goal as France won 2-0 to reach the World Cup quarterfinals on Monday.
Klinsmann: Altidore Definitely Available For USA's Match Against BelgiumJozy Altidore is available to play for the United States in Tuesday's World Cup second-round game against Belgium, but it does not appear the forward is ready to return to the starting lineup.
Potential American World Cup Stars Of Tomorrow Learn Craft At FC HarlemWhile the eyes of the world have been on the World Cup, there's a small soccer club in Harlem that's not as concerned about who wins. For them, it’s about making sure kids get professional coaching to keep them competitive on and off the field.
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USA Struggles Against Mighty Germany, But Moves On To Knockout StageThomas Mueller scored his fourth goal of the World Cup on Friday as Germany defeated the United States 1-0 to win Group G ahead of the Americans, who also advanced to the knockout stage of the World Cup despite losing.
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Ghana President Flies $3 Million In Cash To Disgruntled World Cup PlayersPresident John Dramani Mahama was forced to personally intervene in the latest bonus row to hit African football, which has seriously disrupted Ghana's preparations for its decisive Group G game against Portugal on Thursday.
Dyer: U.S.-Germany Is Simply A Monster Match For Soccer's Place In This CountryThursday match between the U.S. and Germany represents more than a chance for the Americans advance to the second round of the World Cup. The birth of a soccer nation -- a true soccer nation -- is on the line.