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Sports Die-hard fans bring color to World Cup Die-hard fans bring color to World Cup (Photo Gallery)
They flock to games with faces painted and draped in flags. They hold up signs and wear funny hats. They chant and sing until they're hoarse. They're the traveling fans, and they're helping give the World Cup the feel of Carnival.
Sports Soccer gets boost in U.S. from young, informed fans Soccer gets boost in U.S. from young, informed fans (Photo Gallery)
Look at what's happening around America during the World Cup - social media numbers are strong, TV ratings are setting records and, other than Brazil, no country's fans have bought more tickets to the games than those from the United States.
Sports Team USA: 'We take a lot of pride in watching, for America' Team USA: 'We take a lot of pride in watching, for America' (Video)
One win, one draw, one exiting team! The U.S.A. Men's soccer team is set to take the field against Germany on Thursday at 9 a.m. for their third World Cup match. Local fans are fired up for the game, and Photojournalist Loren Ruark caught up with a few to hear why they cheer on Team U.S.A.
Sports Police: Ex-UW football coach Lambright arrested after assault Police: Ex-UW football coach Lambright arrested after assault
Former University of Washington head football coach Jim Lambright was arrested last week on suspicion of domestic violence assault after he attacked his 23-year-old granddaughter, according to a police report released Wednesday.
Sports US Soccer will soon talk to Hope Solo about arrest US Soccer will soon talk to Hope Solo about arrest
U.S. Soccer Federation President Sunil Gulati says the federation plans to speak with Hope Solo and her representatives in the next 24 hours regarding the goalkeeper's weekend domestic violence arrest in the Seattle suburbs.