World Cup 2010

  • Leadership Vacuum Main Roadblock to Budget Impasse

    Mar 28, 2011
    It's been a shame that our nation's leader has done anything but lead on the budget. The president's default tactic is to step back, nudge and prod behind the scenes, and let a deal g...
  • World Cup: Spain Advances to Finals

    Jul 8, 2010
    A dramatic ten yard header guaranteed the advancement of the Spanish soccer team to the World Cup finals. They defeated Germany 1-0, scoring at 73 minutes into the match.  
  • The World Cup Thus Far

    Jun 23, 2010
      Today concludes the action in Group C of the World Cup to see which of the four teams – Slovenia with 4 points, USA and England each with 2 points, and Algeria without any points –...
  • What Makes You a Fan?

    Jun 16, 2010
    At Madiba Restaurant in Brooklyn, New York, on the first day of the World Cup, the bar was full of enthusiastic fans of the South African team. The fans tell us which teams they're su...
  • Three Themes to Watch for in the World Cup 2010

    Jun 11, 2010
    What are you watching for in this World Cup? A favorite team? Hoping for upsets? Our sports contributor, Ibrahim Abdul-Matin says we might see some young talent emerge while older lea...