LANDOVER, Md. - The nation known for "jogo bonito" - or the beautiful game - poses a unique challenge for the U.S. soccer team. While not as significant as a pair of World Cup qualifiers next month, it is a test for the Americans on how far they've come since Jurgen Klinsmann took over as co…
BOGOTA — In a private, low-key ceremony, the U.S. ambassador and
three Colombian ministers signed a pact Friday giving American
personnel expanded access to military bases in this drug-producing
country, a deal that Venezuela's Hugo Chavez has called a threat to
the region's security.
TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras — Ousted President Manuel Zelaya said
Friday that a U.S.-brokered pact will restore him to power in about
a week, ending Honduras' isolation four months after soldiers flew
the leftist leader into exile in his pajamas.
SAO PAULO — Jenson Button clinched his first Formula One title
with a fifth-place finish at the Brazilian Grand Prix on Sunday and
his Brawn GP team made history by becoming the first to take the
constructors' crown in its debut season.