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Influx Of Children To South Florida Likened To Pedro Pan Movement

Lawmakers are being asked to take a closer look at why children are arriving in South Florida and all over the United States before considering their immigration status.

07/10/2014

Fabio Grosso of Italy scores the winning penalty in a penalty shootout at the end of the FIFA World Cup Germany 2006 Final match between Italy and France at the Olympic Stadium on July 9, 2006 in Berlin, Germany.  (Source: Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Top World Cup Final Matches

The 2014 FIFA World Cup Final is now set, with its two participants earning their way into the match in very different ways. First it was Germany absolutely demolishing host nation Brazil by the score of 7-1. Brazil fell behind 5-0 before the 30th minute was over, a result as shocking to the worldwide audience as it was to all the Brazilians both in attendance in Belo Horizonte and across the country.

07/10/2014

United States fans enjoy the atmosphere prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Round of 16 match between Belgium and the United States (credit: Jamie McDonald/Getty Images)

17 World Cup Fans More Prepared For The Fourth Of July Than You

These World Cup fans have a leg-up on us all when it comes to showing their patriotism and we all need to take cues from their American ways. Here are 17 World Cup fans that are more prepared for the 4th of July than you:

07/03/2014

U.S. Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R-FL), Chairman of the Middle East and North Africa Subcommittee, and Rep. Ted Deutch (D-FL), Ranking Member of the Middle East and North Africa Subcommittee, meet with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. (Courtesy: Chairman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen)

Local Leaders Meet With Israeli Prime Minister

Local leaders met with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu just days after three Israeli teens were found dead after being kidnapped while hitchhiking home from school in the West Bank.

07/03/2014

SALVADOR, BRAZIL - JULY 01:  Axel Witsel of Belgium challenges Omar Gonzalez of the United States during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Round of 16 match between Belgium and the United States at Arena Fonte Nova on July 1, 2014 in Salvador, Brazil.  (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Belgium Holds On To Beat US 2-1 In Extra Time

Kevin De Bruyne turned a heroic night for U.S. goalkeeper Tim Howard into defeat on Tuesday with an extra-time goal and an assist that gave Belgium a 2-1 victory and a quarterfinal match against Lionel Messi and Argentina.

07/01/2014

Jozy Altidore of the United States runs drills during their training session at Sao Paulo FC on June 11, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil.  (Source: Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

U.S. Says Jozy Altidore Available To Play Vs. Belgium

The U.S. Soccer Federation says Jozy Altidore is available for Tuesday’s World Cup second-round game against Belgium.

06/30/2014

Landon Donovan of the USA celebrates scoring the second goal during the Mexico v USA, World Cup Second Round match played at the Jeonju World Cup Stadium, Jeonju, South Korea on June 17, 2002. The USA won 2-0. (Source: Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Top Five Moments In U.S. World Cup History

As we get deeper into the 2014 FIFA World Cup there is a growing enthusiasm surrounding the U.S. Men’s National Team. It’s an excitement that started decades ago when the United States was just beginning to make a name for itself in the world of international soccer. Fast forward to now where the U.S. fans have built up expectations to see their team advance into the Round of 16 and beyond.

06/27/2014

Head coach Jurgen Klinsmann of the United States acknowledges the fans after being defeated by Germany 1-0  during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group G match between USA and Germany at Arena Pernambuco on June 26, 2014 in Recife, Brazil.  (Source: Michael Steele/Getty Images)

U.S. Prepares To Face Belgium In Round Of 16

Now that the U.S. has survived the so-called “Group of Death,” it’s time for sudden death: the knockout phase of the World Cup. The Americans play Belgium on Tuesday night in the round of 16, hoping to show they’re better than the U.S. team that lost in overtime to Ghana in the second round four years ago.

06/27/2014

US midfielder Jermaine Jones warms up during a training session at the Pernambuco Arena in Recife on June 25, 2014 on the eve of the Group G football match between USA and Germany in the 2014 FIFA World Cup. AFP PHOTO / PATRIK STOLLARZ (Source: PATRIK STOLLARZ/AFP/Getty Images)

U.S. & Germany Reject Suggestions Of ‘Gentlemen’s Agreement’

There won’t be friendly phone calls, there won’t be any dirty deals. That’s the promise from both sides ahead of Germany’s final Group G match against the United States.

06/26/2014

Head coach Jurgen Klinsmann of the United States looks on as the US Men's National Team stretches prior to training at Arena Amazonia on June 21, 2014 in Manaus, Brazil.  (Source: Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

U.S. To Face Portugal Looking To Advance To Round Of Sixteen

With Cristiano Ronaldo, Portugal still has a chance to reach the second round at the World Cup. Without him, the advantage might just switch to the United States.

06/22/2014

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