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Detained FIFA official is extradited to the US

...Webb, who is from the Cayman Islands, was president of the CONCACAF, soccer's governing body for North and Central America and the Caribbean, and a FIFA vice president at the time of his arrest.A total of 14 men ? nine soccer officials...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-07-16/detained-fifa-offici
US coach Jurgen Klinsmann shakes up Gold Cup roster

...who scored twice in the Gold Cup two years ago, was added for his experience against teams from the Caribbean and Central America. He also is proficient at maintaining possession, something the Americans have struggled to do."In the tournament...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-07-14/us-coach-jurgen-klin
American Chuck Blazer banned for life by FIFA

...allowed the scheme to happen.Blazer had risen to power at CONCACAF, the regional football body governing North and Central America and the Caribbean, alongside its disgraced former president Jack Warner. It was Warner who controlled bank accounts...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-07-09/american-chuck-blaze
In long-predicted shift, California Latinos outnumber whites

...the third state where whites are not the largest ethnic group.California saw an immigration boom from Mexico and Central America during the 1980s, a population surge that has since moved to other states, particularly in the Midwest and South...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/national/2015-07-08/long-predicted-shift-calif
Clint Dempsey scores goal in US win over Guatemala

...opens defense of its Gold Cup title on Tuesday. If the Americans win the tournament, the championship of North and Central America and the Caribbean, they would qualify for the 2017 Confederations Cup. COPA AMERICA: Not just the tournament will...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-07-03/clint-dempsey-scores
The U.S. government has launched a corruption attack on soccer's global governing body

...headquarters of CONCACAF, the governing body of North and Central America and the Caribbean, whose past and current presidents...World Cup qualifying matches in the Caribbean and Central America, the Copa America - South America's continental...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-05-27/us-government-has-la
Luis Figo drops out of FIFA election, cites corruption

...2018 World Cup to 36 teams would create one extra place for each of Africa, Asia and the region covering North and Central America and the Caribbean (CONCACAF), plus upgrading playoff entries for South America and Oceania to become guaranteed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-05-21/luis-figo-drops-out-
Program for English language learners grows in Augusta schools

...have many Spanish-speaking neighborhoods here in Augusta, which is attractive to anyone coming here from Mexico or Central America," Cliett said. "We also have GRU, which brings in doctor and teachers from places like China and Japan, who...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-03-04/program-english-language-
FIFA recommends plan to move Qatar World Cup to winter

...priority, CONCACAF fully supports the recommendation made by the special task force," the governing body for North and Central America and the Caribbean said in a statement.For now, the 2022 World Cup - the first to be played in an Islamic country...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-02-24/fifa-recommends-plan
US trade deficit jumps 17.1 percent to $46.6 billion

...imports outpaced U.S. export sales to Europe.The U.S. deficit with Mexico fell to $53.8 billion, the lowest since 2009. The United States ran a record surplus of $34.4 billion with the countries of South and Central America.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-05/us-trade-deficit-jumps-171