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  • Steve Nash's take on World Cup alleged bite

    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

    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

    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

    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

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

  • Argentina, Mexico, Japan to win 'economics World Cup': Pro

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

  • 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.

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

  • 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

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

  • 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.

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

  • England to win World Cup: Deutsche

    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".

  • 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.

  • Squawk sports: World Cup, sports rights fees & more

    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

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

  • MLS becoming league of choice: Commissioner

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

  • As the World Cup kicks off in Brazil, sports industry experts are concerned the soccer industry is in a financial bubble.

  • 'Not looking' at European equities: CEO

    Ramon Vega, CEO of Vega Swiss Asset Management and former soccer World Cup player, says he favors U.S. equities over European ones and discusses the World Cup.

  • Onefootball CEO on World Cup strategy

    Lucas von Cranach, founder and CEO of Onefootball, discusses how his app became the most used soccer app in the world and how it plans to expand for and beyond the Brazil World Cup.