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The Weekend Update: Serena’s Game, Set, Match

In case you missed it, here's some of the big news that happened this weekend

Serena Williams celebrates a historic win at Wimbledon, Mexican drug lord ‘El Chapo’ escapes, and…

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WVU’s Kadeisha Buchanan Wins Hyundai Young Player Award

At 19, Kadeisha Buchanan is making a name for herself internationally

Kadeisha Buchanan represented well during the Women’s World Cup in her home nation of Canada,…

By Michael Tolbert

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The Weekend Update: U-S-A, U-S-A

The US Women's Soccer Team Dominates FIFA World Cup Finals

Carli Lloyd and the US Women’s National Soccer team made history during the FIFA championship…

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The Weekend Update: June 8th

Texas police arrive at a teenage pool party, making headlines

McKinney Mayor Brian Loughmiller says, “Having seen the YouTube video, I am disturbed and concerned…

By Michael Tolbert

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FIFA President Blatter Resigns Amid Turmoil

FIFA president Sepp Blatter announces his resignation

“I would like to thank those who have always supported me in a constructive and…

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The Weekend Update: FIFA Finally Draws America’s Attention

A summation of everything that's happening in the world of FIFA

A massive corruption scandal in FIFA has been exposed, but controversy is nothing new for…

By Michael Tolbert

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FIFA To Release World Cup Corruption Report

Bids for 2018 and 2022 are quickly approaching

With 2018 and 2022 World Cup biddings in the air, FIFA releases their 430-page report…

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Uganda’s Oldest Refugee Camp Owns Video Game Arcade

For twenty American cents, resident can play FIFA or PlayStation

NPR’s show, “Planet Money,” is a program that is all about displaced individuals and their…

By Kevin L. Clark (@KevitoClark)

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Cameroon World Cup Match-Fixing Scandal Heats Up

African nation investigating its own World Cup team for alleged match-fixing

Cameroon’s Soccer Federation is investigating its own World Cup team as allegations of match fixing…

By Richard Spiropoulos

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First Cameroon, Then Ghana, Now Nigeria: African Teams Demand World Cup Money

Will pay issues derail Africa's soccer ambitions?

As yet another African country puts spotlight on salary demands, will payment issues derail Ghana,…

By Richard Spiropoulos

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15 Powerful World Cup Photos From The Real Rio

With FIFA standing to make money, why hasn't it hit the barrios?

Record revenue is expected from this year’s World Cup in Brazil, with the estimated total…

By Kevin L. Clark (@KevitoClark)

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US vs. Portugal World Game Game, Highest Rated on ESPN

The World Cup Begins!

Billions around the world expected to tune in as Soccer's biggest tournament kicks off

Let the games begin! Ladies and gentlemen, the World Cup is upon us.
It’s fair to…

By Richard Spiropoulos

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World Cup Facts

10 Facts About The World Cup

Here are some things you may not have known about this popular sporting event

World Cup Brazil will generate $4 billion in total revenue for FIFA, or 66% more…

By Cedric 'BIG CED' Thornton

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