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Why I have good reason to worry when I go to the World Cup in Brazil

It's part of the ritual of big sporting events. In the run-up, there's always a bit of worry about whether all the venues will be ready in time. But in Brazil, which is hosting this year's World Cup soccer tournament, that worry is more like an anxiety attack right now. And since I'm planning to travel to Brazil for the World Cup this summer, I'm feeling some of that anxiety too.

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Filipino boxing hero

The BBC's Mike Costello reports on Filipino boxer Manny Pacquiao -- a hero back home who's going for a world light welterweight crown tomorrow in Las Vegas.

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Soccer news

The World's Gerry Hadden reports on how Spaniards are dealing with their loss to the United States in yesterday's Confederation Cup soccer match.

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Rio to host 2016 Olympics

And the winner is: Rio de Janeiro! Anchor Marco Werman gets reaction from reporter Regina Zappa who's in Rio, the city selected to host the 2016 Summer Olympics.

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Former IOC president dies

Former International Olympic Committee president Juan Antonio Samaranch died today. Samaranch helped define the modern Olympic games. Chicago Tribune correspondent Phillip Hersh spoke with anchor Marco Werman.

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Soccer loyalty in Argentina

Argentina's soccer fans are united behind the country's World Cup team, but before the players come together for the country, they play for local club teams, and THAT'S where the fiercest loyalty lies. Julia Kumari Drapkin reports from Buenos Aires.