SAO PAULO (AP) — Brazil’s tourism board said Tuesday that it has officially told FIFA and hotel operators to negotiate lowering prices during the 2014 World Cup. The request came just days after a study […]
SAO PAULO (AP) — It was a frenzied start to FIFA’s attempt to fill the stands for next year’s World Cup in Brazil as fans applied Tuesday for more than 1 million tickets in just […]
The 21 young people from the St. Louis Archdiocese arrived Monday in Rio. Tuesday night they attended the opening mass on the crowded Copacabana Beach.
SAO PAULO (AP) — Fans will pay $90 for tickets to see World Cup matches in Brazil next year, $10 more than in 2010 in South Africa. Announcing ticket rates Friday, FIFA said $15 seats […]
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazil won a heated matchup of past and present soccer powers, boosting its confidence as it prepares to host next year’s World Cup. Fred scored two goals, Neymar added another […]
NEW YORK (AP) — Brazil’s Minister of Sport has complained to FIFA about high prices contemplated for next year’s World Cup, says soccer’s governing body will give 50,000 free tickets to poor communities and make […]
The top trade official in Illinois says the state stands to benefit from last week’s trip to Brazil.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Tough start for the Americans. The Olympic basketball team couldn’t get a stop, the president couldn’t get a kiss. Eventually, things worked out for both of them. LeBron James scored 30 points […]
LANDOVER, Md. (AP) — Neymar converted a penalty kick and assisted on goals by defenders Thiago Silva and Marcelo as Brazil took advantage of a sloppy American backline to beat the United States 4-1 in […]
SAO PAULO (AP) — The Brazilian government insisted Wednesday it’s not worried with the pace of preparations for the 2014 World Cup even though it announced that only 5 percent of all the planned projects […]