Brazil, Belgium tough day; Russia-Korea draw

...0-0 draw in its second game in Group A.Belgium - a long-shot pick for the title - also...after coach Fabio Capello put him in.Belgium looked anything but frightening in a first...and kept the ball well, looked to hit Belgium on the counterattack and took the lead...
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US World Cup ends with 2-1 extra time loss to Belgium

...with a loss in extra time in the World Cup's round of 16.Belgium scored twice in extra time then held on for a 2-1 win Tuesday...tilted.The 35-year-old Howard kept saving his team. Belgium had 38 shots to 14 by the U.S.But when Matt Besler lost...
Italy's Vincenzo Nibali wins Tour de France

...same time.13. Greg Van Avermaet, Belgium, BMC Racing, same time.14. Adrien...Cofidis, same time.15. Sep Vanmarcke, Belgium, Belkin Pro Cycling, same time.16...same time.20. Johan Van Summeren, Belgium, Garmin-Sharp, same time.Also27...
Thirst for US craft beer grows overseas

...breweries to explore - and innovate - old world beer styles from Belgium, Germany and the United Kingdom.The U.S. craft beer scene...selling fresh West Coast IPA for distribution in the U.K., Belgium, France, the Netherlands and Italy.Meanwhile, 500 miles...
Today in History

...scandal.On this date:In 1814, during the War of 1812, peace talks between the United States and Britain began in Ghent, Belgium.In 1911, President William Howard Taft signed a measure raising the number of U.S. representatives from 391 to 433...
As Tour enters Pyrenees, Rogers wins 16th stage

...18:28.13. Jurgen Van Den Broeck, Belgium, Lotto-Belisol, 73:19:21.14...73:48:07.25. Jan Bakelants, Belgium, Omega Pharma - Quick Step Cyling Team...74:20:28.34. Greg Van Avermaet, Belgium, BMC Racing Team, 74:22:51.35...
Manneken Pis in the making

...beautifully-colored flowers and lawn decor. But her true inspiration came from the famous Manneken Pis located in Brussels, Belgium.The Manneken Pis is a 24-inch-tall fountain statue made of bronze if a boy peeing. Although that may not sound glamorous...
Hong Kong a hop, skip and jump away

...Juneau Jumpers have been to a world competition in more than 10 years. Past teams have traveled to places like Australia and Belgium. The current team leaves on July 25 and will be returning on Aug. 7, after they participate in a jumper's camp being held...
Today in Sports History

...Kenya's Moses Kiptanui sets a world record for two miles with a time of 8 minutes, 9.01 seconds at a track meet in Hechtel, Belgium.2000 - Dorothy Delasin becomes the LPGA's youngest winner in 25 years by beating Pat Hurst on the second extra hole to...
Today in history

...Allende, Mexico at 64. Taco Bell mascot Gidget the Chihuahua died in Santa Clarita, California, at 15.One year ago: Belgium's King Albert abdicated after a 20-year reign; his son Philippe took over as the fractured nation's seventh king. Phil...


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