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Questions abound for Manchester United after poor start and humiliating defeat

...out of his seat and high-fiving his Netherlands players as he masterminded a 5-1 thrashing of Spain at the World Cup in Brazil.Compare that to the glum, stony-faced figure of Van Gaal who remained glued to his seat during United's humiliating 4-0...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-08-27/questions-abound-man
Maria Sharapova digs deep to win in the U.S. Open second round

...at night. That match was to be followed by Australian Open champion Stan Wawrinka against 91st-ranked Thomaz Bellucci of Brazil.Williams got to the third round at Flushing Meadows for the first time since 2010."As the tournament goes on it will get...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-08-27/maria-sharapova-digs
Burger King in talks to buy Tim Hortons

...3G Capital, would own the majority of shares of the new company if a deal were to happen.3G Capital, which has offices in Brazil and New York, is known for its aggressive cost-cutting. The firm bought Burger King in 2010 and went to work trimming overhead...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-25/burger-king-talks-buy-tim-
Burger King could move to Canada despite upset US customers

...looking for growth overseas under majority owner, 3G Capital, which bought the chain in 2010.3G Capital, which has offices in Brazil and New York, would own the majority of shares of the new holding company. In the U.S., it has been revamping the menu...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-25/burger-king-could-move-can
Invasive insect threatens iconic Florida citrus

...already started to compromise Florida's prominence as a citrus-growing region. Florida is second in the world, behind Brazil, in growing juice oranges, producing about 80 percent of the juice in the United States.This past growing season, the state...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-24/invasive-insect-threatens-
Brazil coach Luiz Felipe Scolari resigns after rough exit from World Cup

Luiz Felipe Scolari has resigned as Brazil's head coach after the team's failure...promised to win the tournament at home, but Brazil was eliminated in the semifinals after...worst defeat in its 100-year history. Brazil also fell 3-0 to the Netherlands in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-07-14/brazil-coach-luiz-fe
Brazil celebrates success of World Cup

RIO DE JANEIRO - For Brazil, it was the upside-down World Cup...she said. "And everybody thought that Brazil's team would win the Cup ? and it was...Brazilian people," Catanhede said.Brazil was helped by foreign fans arriving with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-07-14/brazil-celebrates-su
2016 Olympic Games next big challenge facing Brazil

RIO DE JANEIRO - Brazil just pulled off the World Cup. Next...Argentina in extra time in the final.Brazil's humiliating 7-1 loss against Germany...think it's just a bit more complex."Brazil is estimated to have spent $11 billion...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-07-15/2016-olympic-games-next-
Karin Calloway: Bite into some sweet brigaderio

Between my curiosity about Brazil after watching the World Cup last month and viewing programs about international sweets on television I decided to whip up some...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/food/karin-calloway/2014-08-12/bite-some-sweet
FIFA-Russia relations hit snag

...the World Cup final in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil: Control of Crimean soccer clubs and expensive...football problem has lingered beyond the Brazil-hosted World Cup and into the new...Cup in Russia has clearly changed since Brazil hosted a better-than-expected World...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-08-19/fifa-russia-relation