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  • Suarez banned for 9 games and 4 months for biting Thursday, 26 Jun 2014 | 10:08 AM ET
    Luis Suarez was kicked out of the 2014 FIFA World Cup for biting Italian player Giorgio Chiellini of Italy during a match on June 24, 2014.

    FIFA revealed that it has banned Uruguay's Luis Suarez for 9 games and 4 months for biting opponent at World Cup.

  • FIFA bans Suarez  Thursday, 26 Jun 2014 | 10:00 AM ET
    This combo of 2 photos shows Italy's defender Giorgio Chiellini (L) showing an apparent bitemark and Uruguay forward Luis Suarez (R) holding his teeth after the incident during the Group D football match between Italy and Uruguay at the Dunas Arena in Natal during the 2014 FIFA World Cup on June 24, 2014.

    CNBC's Dominic Chu reports FIFA has banned Luis Suarez for 9 games and from all soccer activities for 4 months.

  • USA vs. Germany: It's not just soccer anymore  Thursday, 26 Jun 2014 | 6:36 AM ET
    Fans celebrating team USA win in a FIFA qualifying match in Miami.

    CNBC's Dominic Chu and Morgan Brennan provide a preview of the duel between the U.S. and Germany in Thursday's bid for the World Cup.

  • Steve Nash's take on World Cup alleged bite  Wednesday, 25 Jun 2014 | 12:53 PM ET

    Steve Nash, founder of the Steve Nash Foundation, shares his view of Uruguay striker Luis Suarez's alleged bite.

  • How to combat match-fixing in football  Tuesday, 24 Jun 2014 | 9:50 PM ET

    Mark Sutcliffe, CEO, Hong Kong Football Association, says match-fixing is a worldwide problem that FIFA needs to take seriously. He discusses how Hong Kong is tackling the crime.

  • Buffalo Wild Wings scores on World Cup fervor  Monday, 23 Jun 2014 | 12:10 PM ET

    The U.S. men's soccer team may have suffered a heart-wrenching draw in the final seconds of its World Cup contest with Portugal on Sunday, but the close game meant big business for Buffalo Wild Wings.

  • World Cup indicator  Monday, 23 Jun 2014 | 9:54 AM ET

    Mark Hulbert, digest editor at Hulbert Financial, explains an academic study which analyzes a correlation between a team's performance at World Cup to its country's stock market action the following day.

  • US ties Portugal in World Cup  Monday, 23 Jun 2014 | 6:52 AM ET

    NBC Sports' Dave Briggs, "SportsDash" host, has the latest details on the World Cup competition.

  • Steen Jakobsen, chief economist at Saxo Bank, discusses why Argentina, Mexico and Japan will win the "economics World Cup".

  • Who would win a World Cup for energy savings? Friday, 20 Jun 2014 | 1:20 PM ET
    Enoh Eyong of Cameroon challenges Jose Juan Vazquez of Mexico in the first half during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group A match between Mexico and Cameroon at Estadio das Dunas on June 13, 2014 in Natal, Brazil.

    Using conservation as a baseline, Opower broke down a few World Cup contenders according to their energy policies.

  • Goal! Here's how markets perform in the World Cup Wednesday, 18 Jun 2014 | 10:26 AM ET

    The Dow and S&P 500 gained in at least 12 World Cups, on average more than 5 percent for the year.

  • Don't blame the World Cup for worker distraction Tuesday, 17 Jun 2014 | 1:25 PM ET
    An Argentina fan cheers during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group F match between Argentina and Bosnia-Herzegovina at Maracana on June 15, 2014 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

    World Cup games may not distract workers quite as much as studies indicate.

  • Top trending World Cup tweets  Tuesday, 17 Jun 2014 | 11:42 AM ET

    CNBC's Kayal Tausche runs down the most popular tweets during yesterday's World Cup event between the United States and Ghana.

  • US wins late thriller versus Ghana Tuesday, 17 Jun 2014 | 8:34 AM ET
    Clint Dempsey celebrates after scoring the opening goal Monday against Ghana.

    A late header by James Brooks allowed the United States to defeat Ghana in its first match of the 2014 World Cup.

  • Private jet charter to the World Cup—$250K and up Monday, 16 Jun 2014 | 2:39 PM ET

    Competition to secure a private plane for the World Cup is heating up as Brazilian airports fill up.

  • England to win World Cup: Deutsche  Monday, 16 Jun 2014 | 11:45 AM ET

    Henrik Gullberg, senior foreign exchange strategist at Deutsche Bank, says that based on the bank's research, England will win the World Cup. France, Switzerland and Portugal are "undervalued".

  • 2014 World Cup is blazing through power Friday, 13 Jun 2014 | 2:38 PM ET
    Enoh Eyong of Cameroon challenges Jose Juan Vazquez of Mexico in the first half during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group A match between Mexico and Cameroon at Estadio das Dunas on June 13, 2014 in Natal, Brazil.

    You wouldn't want to be the one paying the World Cup's energy bill.

  • The "Squawk Box" crew discuss the costs associated with Brazil's World Cup, and other sports news, with Patrick Rishe, Webster University economics professor and Forbes sports contributor.

  • Big money of the World Cup  Thursday, 12 Jun 2014 | 2:56 PM ET

    Mike Ozanian, Forbes executive editor, weighs in on the increasing revenue the World Cup tournament generates.

  • MLS becoming league of choice: Commissioner  Thursday, 12 Jun 2014 | 10:40 AM ET

    Don Garber, Major League Soccer Commissioner, discusses the impact of the World Cup on MLS and expansion of the game in the U.S.