By Mariela Rosario | 10/25/2010 - 11:30
The Chilean miners have been surrounded by a whirlwind of media activity ever since they were rescued, but this week, the 33 will take a moment to enjoy the fresh air and play a game of soccer with the men who rescued them.
By Mariela Rosario | 12/07/2009 - 16:17
A band of Brazilian thieves managed to pilfer 10 million reais (almost six million dollars) on Sunday, while most of their countrymen were engrossed in a national final soccer championship. The gang used the finals of Brazil's premiere league to cover the brazen robbery.
By Shani Saxon-Parrish | 07/06/2009 - 12:11
Javier Florez, a soccer player for Atletico Junior, killed a fan on Sunday because he was among a group who blamed Florez for losing the title in the Apertura tournament against Once Caldas.
“The young men shouted at him, ‘Weak, weak,’ and he [Florez] turned around, took a gun and shot,” said a witness to the shooting, which took place in Barranquilla.