Protesters Fizzled Out ... Like Brazil’s National Team
July 14 2014 2:10 PM EDT
World Cup protesters aimed to sabotage the biggest sporting event on the globe. Repression and negotiation changed that plan.
Here's Who Brazilians Support In Germany-Argentina Final
July 12 2014 8:56 AM EDT
It's all about whether citizens of the world's greatest soccer nation see Argentina primarily as a neighbor or a rival.
After World Cup Loss, Brazilians Cry In Their Beer, Burn A Few Buses
July 09 2014 3:50 PM EDT
The mood of Brazil was more glum than angry following Tuesday's World Cup loss to Germany.
'Now I Feel Betrayed': Brazilians React To Devastating World Cup Loss
July 08 2014 5:50 PM EDT
In the crowded bars around the FanFest, Brazilians sat -- some with faces blank with disbelief, others with their heads in their hands.
Outside The Games, Street Vendors Take On Brazil's Cops
June 24 2014 12:54 PM EDT
Brazil's "team" of street vendors sees the World Cup as a chance to beat legal obstacles to long-term legitimacy.
World Cup Protests Erupt Again In São Paulo
June 20 2014 3:55 PM EDT
Groups with varying agendas protested on the streets of São Paulo, and some of the demonstrations turned violent.
US World Cup Fans Get What They Came For
June 17 2014 8:21 PM EDT
U.S. soccer fans enjoyed victory and celebrity at a public viewing of the U.S.-Ghana World Cup match in Sao Paulo on Monday.
In Brazil, World Cup And Corruption Talk Spurs Protest
May 19 2014 5:23 PM EDT
From culinary snobbery to corrupt construction contracts, Brazilians have plenty to be bothered about concerning the World Cup.