POBLETE: Terrorist threats in the Americas
Army Lt. Gen. Joseph Votel, the nominee to lead the U.S. Special Operations Command, recently said the United States must maintain "situational awareness, resolution and reach" in countering terrorism.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Brazilian Construction Mogul Norberto Odebrecht Dies, Age 93
Norberto Odebrecht, an engineer who founded one of Brazil's largest construction companies, died in Salvador, the capital of Bahia state, Odebrecht Group representatives told the press Sunday.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
We Can't Stop Staring At These Hyperrealistic Depictions Of Innards And Guts
We're not sure exactly what it is that we're looking at here, but we can't look away.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Hug the children, bill their countries
As you may have guessed, they come at this growing immigration crisis from somewhat differing positions.
North Coast Journal Weekly Politics
It was our second evening in Salvador, Bahia, on the coast of Brazil. My husband and I came to Brazil to soak up the music, dance and beaches of Rio de Janeiro and Salvador, but the country also has a rich culinary heritage with dishes influenced by Portuguese, African and indigenous cooking.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
World Cup quarters average 10M-plus viewers in US
Netherlands' Dirk Kuyt gives supporters the thumbs up after the Netherlands defeated Costa Rica 4-3 in a penalty shootout after a 0-0 tie during the World Cup quarterfinal soccer match at the Arena Fonte Nova in Salvador, Brazil, Saturday, July 5, 2014.
Good things for Sunday Brunch, July 6, 2014
Photo of the week: Fort Wayne native DaMarcus Beasley goes airborne after colliding with Belgium's Dries Mertens during the World Cup match between Belgium in Salvador, Brazil, on Tuesday.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
Netherlands beats Costa Rica on penalty kicks to reach semis
Follow the 2014 World Cup with our dynamic event guide that has live results, schedule and group info as well as news and predictions from the first kick on June 12 to the final whistle on July 13. SALVADOR, Brazil - Late substitute Tim Krul made two saves in a 4-3 penalty shootout victory over Costa Rica on Saturday to give the Netherlands a spot ... (more)
Wed Jul 02, 2014
CIBJO's 2015 Congress to Take Place in Brazil
Press Release: CIBJO, the World Jewellery Confederation, will hold its 2015 annual congress in Salvador, Brazil, May 4 to 6, 2015, with pre-congress meetings on May 2 and May 3. Salvador is the capital of the north-eastern Brazilian state of Bahia.
Heartbreaker: U.S. Falls To Belgium In Overtime
We'll get 'em next time. Sadness mixed with pride engulfed the nation as the United States men's soccer team was defeated in the World Cup Round of 16 by Belgium on Tuesday in Salvador, Brazil - moving the Red Devils into the World Cup Quarter-Finals and sending the Yanks home.
10 Things to Know for Today
Two images of the virgin Mary and a rosary hang on a wall at the Ramos Juarez's home in the community of San Jose Las Flores, in the northern Cuchumatanes mountains of Guatemala, Tuesday, July 1, 2014.
Kerry warns U.S. will deport undocumented children
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said on Tuesday Washington would work with Central America to address the root causes of an immigration crisis, but kept up the Obama administration's tough message that undocumented children would be deported.
Belgium's Vincent Kompany Gives Huge Shout-Out to U.S. Goalie Tim Howard
U.S. Goalkeeper Tim Howard blocks a shot from Belgium's Vincent Kompany during their World Cup match at the Fonte Nova arena in Salvador, Brazil, on July 1, 2014 Belgium defeated Team USA 2-1 in extra time to reach the World Cup quarterfinals, and the victorious captain had nothing but praise for the veteran American goalkeeper Vincent Kompany, the ... (more)
Tue Jul 01, 2014
Instant Reaction: U.S. Heads Held High After World Cup 2014; The Change Has Already Come
Fans watch overtime play at Soldier Field between Belgium and the USA in a World Cup match being played at Arena Fonte Nova in Salvador, Brazil on July 1, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois.
Bogus Charges? Feds claim T-Mobile made millions billing for unauthorized services
The Federal Trade Commission is alleging that T-Mobile USA, Inc., made "hundreds of millions" of dollars off its customers through bogus charges.
New Jersey Herald
Third annual bike tour benefits Pass It Along
They captured the eyes and hearts of a suddenly awakened soccer nation, who gathered in unprecedented numbers to watch the world's game.
Toledo council considers restricting food trucks
Food truck owners in Toledo could soon face regulations, pending a city council vote Tuesday.
Willis Tower lightning strike caught on cam
The man who led Wood County officers and deputies on an eight-hour chase Monday was arraigned today.
Welcome to Salvador, home of today's U.S. game
The place where the U.S. will play its elimination game this afternoon is a city like no other.