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South American nations gather for joint 2030 World Cup bid

Nov. 11, 2022 17:03 PM EST

SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — Argentina, Chile, Paraguay and Uruguay confirmed a joint bid to host the 2030 World Cup when their government officials signed documents in Santiago on Friday to present to FIFA. “This is the first legal step we need to take to bid at FIFA,” said Pablo...

Soccer-inspired art show heads to World Cup in Qatar

Nov. 10, 2022 19:06 PM EST

ASUNCIÓN, Paraguay (AP) — Keeping your eye on the ball takes on a new meaning when you consider the World Cup-dedicated collection by Paraguayan artist Lili Cantero. Decoratively detailing the lavish stadiums of the upcoming tournament in Qatar — the first to take place in the...

Paraguay seeks clues in slaying of journalist in border city

Sep. 07, 2022 18:44 PM EDT

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Paraguayan investigators searched for clues Wednesday in the killing of a journalist in the northern end of the country, while prosecutors disputed accusations that law enforcement officials failed to protect the victim. Humberto Coronel, 33, a...