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Neymar Airlifted From Brazil's Training Camp

Neymar Airlifted From Brazil's Training Camp

He will undergo treatment for the fractured vertebra sustained late in Brazil's 2-1 win over Colombia in... Read »

Jul 5, 2014
Argentina Beats Belgium 1-0 to Reach Semifinals

Argentina Beats Belgium 1-0 to Reach Semifinals

Gonzalo Higuain's first goal of this World Cup sent Argentina into the semifinals on Saturday with a 1-0 win over a... Read »

Jul 5, 2014
Kvitova Overpowers Bouchard to Win 2nd Wimbledon

Kvitova Overpowers Bouchard to Win 2nd Wimbledon

Petra Kvitova overwhelmed Eugenie Bouchard 6-3, 6-0 in less than an hour Saturday to win Wimbledon for the... Read »

Jul 5, 2014
Tour de France Gears Up for UK Start

Tour de France Gears Up for UK Start

The 198 competitors in the 101st Tour de France have started their grueling three-week ride through four... Read »

Jul 5, 2014
Neymar Injury Casts a Pall over Brazil Cup Win

Neymar Injury Casts a Pall over Brazil Cup Win

Neymar is out. The star who lit up the World Cup with his skill and sunny temperament fractured a bone in his back. Read »

Jul 5, 2014
World Cup's Leading Scorer Going Home

World Cup's Leading Scorer Going Home

James Rodriguez put Colombia back into the match against Brazil by scoring a late penalty Friday, but it... Read »

Jul 5, 2014
Brazil Beats Colombia 2-1 to Reach Semifinals

Brazil Beats Colombia 2-1 to Reach Semifinals

Brazil made its way into the World Cup semifinals for the first time in 12 years, with goals coming from... Read »

Jul 5, 2014
Staying Safe in an Injury Prone Sport

Staying Safe in an Injury Prone Sport

The NBC Connecticut Troubleshooters investigate why females are more likely to suffer an ACL tear, and how... Watch »

Jul 8, 2014
Cycling Success

Cycling Success

THE NON-PROFIT CONNECTICUT CYCLING ADVANCEMENT PROGRAM IS TRYING TO GROW THE SPORT WITH A GRASS-ROOTS MOVEMENT... Watch »

Jul 4, 2014
Germany Beats France 1-0, Reaches World Cup Semis

Germany Beats France 1-0, Reaches World Cup Semis

Germany reached the semifinals for a fourth straight World Cup by beating France 1-0 Friday in a cagey match settled... Read »

Jul 5, 2014
World Cup: Germany Squad Hit by Illness

World Cup: Germany Squad Hit by Illness

Seven Germany players have been struggling with illness ahead of Friday's World Cup quarterfinal against... Read »

Jul 4, 2014
Prosecutors Don't Oppose Hernandez Transfer

Prosecutors Don't Oppose Hernandez Transfer

Prosecutors are not opposing a request to move former Patriots player Aaron Hernandez to a jail closer to his Boston... Read »

Jul 4, 2014
Sterling's Lawyers Push to Make Case Federal

Sterling's Lawyers Push to Make Case Federal

Shortly before the start of a trial to determine whether Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling's estranged wife... Read »

Jul 4, 2014
Glove Signed by Lou Gehrig to Sell for Six Figures

Glove Signed by Lou Gehrig to Sell for Six Figures

A mitt signed by legendary New York Yankees slugger Lou Gehrig is going up for auction and is expected to... Read »

Jul 3, 2014
Nielsen: 21.6 Million Viewers for Belgium Game

Nielsen: 21.6 Million Viewers for Belgium Game

An estimated 21.6 million people watched Belgium knock out the United States soccer team in the World Cup on Read »

Jul 3, 2014
Residents Raise Questions About Hartford Stadium

Residents Raise Questions About Hartford Stadium

Hundreds of people turned out for a public meeting in Hartford Wednesday night on the future of the Rock Cats. Read »

Jul 3, 2014
Secretaries of Defense: Hagel Calls to Thank Tim Howard

Secretaries of Defense: Hagel Calls to Thank Tim Howard

The (real) secretary of defense called U.S. goalkeeper Tim Howard to congratulate him on his heroic... Read »

Jul 2, 2014
U.S. Goalie Tim Howard Lights Up Twitter

U.S. Goalie Tim Howard Lights Up Twitter

As the United States vs. Belgium match went into extra time in the World Cup Tuesday, Twitter exploded... Read »

Jul 5, 2014
U.S. Out of World Cup in 2-1 Extra-Time Loss to Belgium

U.S. Out of World Cup in 2-1 Extra-Time Loss to Belgium

The United States is out of the World Cup, after a 2-1 loss to Belgium in extra time Tuesday cost it a spot in... Read »

Jul 1, 2014

World Cup Action: USA vs. Belgium

Check out the top moments from the World Cup game between USA and Belgium. View »

Jul 1, 2014
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