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  1. PHOTOS: Germany’s World Cup semifinal domination of Brazil in pictures

    Jul 8, 2014, 8:22 PM EST

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    The pictures, paired with the score, tell it all.

  2. How Twitter reacted to Brazil’s worst defeat in history

    Jul 8, 2014, 7:56 PM EST

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    After Brazil were smashed into oblivion by Germany, the Twittersphere reacted.

  3. US boss Jurgen Klinsmann hails Germany’s astonishing World Cup victory

    Jul 8, 2014, 7:33 PM EST

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    Klinsmann salutes Germany’s incredible semifinal win over Brazil.

  4. Brazil’s uneven semifinal run looms larger after disastrous result

    Jul 8, 2014, 7:11 PM EST

    Brazil team players leave the field after the World Cup semifinal soccer match between Brazil and Germany at the Mineirao Stadium in Belo Horizonte, Brazil, Tuesday, July 8, 2014. Germany has routed host Brazil 7-1 and advanced to the final of the World Cup. (AP Photo/Felipe Dana, Pool)

    If the first five games were the foundation, Brazil entered the final four on uneven ground.

  5. Brazil boss Luis Felipe Scolari takes blame for huge defeat: “I am responsible”

    Jul 8, 2014, 6:48 PM EST

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    “Who picked the tactics and the players? I did. The result and the performance is down to me. I am responsible.”

  6. Embracing greatness; quiet stardom; the coming autopsy: Talking points after Germany’s rout of Brazil

    Jul 8, 2014, 6:24 PM EST

    Germany's Andre Schuerrle celebrates after scoring his side's seventh goal during the World Cup semifinal soccer match between Brazil and Germany at the Mineirao Stadium in Belo Horizonte, Brazil, Tuesday, July 8, 2014. (AP Photo/Martin Meissner)

    Germany volunteers for greatness, Brazil set for a hard post-mortem, while understated stardom shine bright in Belo Horizonte.

  7. Emotional captain David Luiz apologizes to the people of Brazil

    Jul 8, 2014, 6:21 PM EST

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    “We wanted to do this for the people who have suffered so much in Brazil.”

  8. Germany hammer hosts Brazil 7-1, yes 7-1, to make record eighth World Cup final

    Jul 8, 2014, 5:51 PM EST

    Germany won the cup, and came top in plenty of categories.

    Germany win 7-1, as Brazil are knocked out of the World Cup in shameful fashion.

  9. Germany vs. Brazil: Looking back at 19 minutes of carnage in Belo Horizonte

    Jul 8, 2014, 5:13 PM EST

    A Brazil supporter reacts during the World Cup semifinal soccer match between Brazil and Germany at the Mineirao Stadium in Belo Horizonte, Brazil, Tuesday, July 8, 2014. (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader)

    Germany becomes the first team to score five in a half at a World Cup semifinal.

  10. At halftime: Germany stun Brazil, lead 5-0 at the break

    Jul 8, 2014, 5:08 PM EST

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    Brazil trail 5-0 at the break in one of the craziest 45 minutes in World Cup history.

  11. VIDEO: Miroslav Klose becomes all-time leading World Cup goalscorer

    Jul 8, 2014, 4:49 PM EST

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    Klose scores 16th World Cup finals goal of his career, becomes top scorer in WC history.

  12. VIDEO: Watch every single goal here, as Germany beat Brazil 7-1

    Jul 8, 2014, 4:33 PM EST

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    Muller bags opener, Klose adds a second record-breaking goal, Kroos grabs two and Khedira is in on the act. Brazil have been torn apart.

  13. GAME ON: Lineups are in as Brazil, Germany fight for a spot in the final

    Jul 8, 2014, 3:06 PM EST

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    Can the hosts reach the final without Neymar? Will the German machine dash the hopes of an entire nation?

  14. Robin van Persie could miss Netherlands’ World Cup semifinal vs. Argentina

    Jul 8, 2014, 2:41 PM EST

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    RVP’s stomach issue could see him miss Holland’s semi vs. Albiceleste.

  15. PST’s experts make World Cup semifinal predictions

    Jul 8, 2014, 2:30 PM EST

    Close, but not quite close enough for the Oranje.

    Who will reach the 2014 World Cup final? Our writers make their picks.

  16. WATCH: X-Games skateboarder with some sublime soccer/skate trick shots

    Jul 8, 2014, 2:20 PM EST

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    Bob Burnquist is not only a well-regarded and honored skateboarder, but also a dual citizen of Brazil and the States that loves soccer.

  17. With dad managing Sunderland, Diego Poyet inks with other PL club

    Jul 8, 2014, 2:00 PM EST

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    There’s a Poyet in the Premier League in London again, though not at either of dad’s old haunts.

  18. With Angel Di Maria out, what other options do Argentina have?

    Jul 8, 2014, 1:40 PM EST

    Argentina's Angel di Maria lies on the ground injured as referee Nicola Rizzoli from Italy requests a stretcher to take him off the pitch during the World Cup quarterfinal soccer match between Argentina and Belgium at the Estadio Nacional in Brasilia, Brazil, Saturday, July 5, 2014. At left is Belgium's Axel Witsel and at right, Argentina's Lucas Biglia.(AP Photo/Eraldo Peres)

    With Argentina’s nippy winger ruled out for the rest of the World Cup, who can Sabella turn to?

  19. One way Neymar’s absence can benefit Brazil against Germany

    Jul 8, 2014, 1:05 PM EST

    Can you see any way the European stars have a shot at overtaking Neymar, Lionel Messi, or the rest of the host continent?

    For the first time in years, Brazil is not the clear favorite in a match contested on its home soil. Could this bring relief to Luis Felipe Scolari’s crew?

  20. Southampton seal $17 million deal for Serbian star Dusan Tadic

    Jul 8, 2014, 12:30 PM EST

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    Saints finally sign a player, as Serbian playmaker arrives at St. Mary’s.

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