FIFA boss says he doesn't know why prosecutor was suspended
MIAMI - FIFA President Gianni Infantino says he doesn't know why the lead investigator into corruption within the organization was suspended from that role. Infantino was a...
4 days ago - The Seattle Times
FIFA threatens World Cup ban for players over 'breakaway European Super League'
FIFA chief Gianni Infantino has warned that any players appearing in a breakaway ‘European Super League' would be banned from events such as the World Cup, amid the continued...
10 days ago - RT
FIFA warns of World Cup ban for players in breakaway league
ZURICH - Soccer's biggest names would be banned from the World Cup if they played in a breakaway European Super League, FIFA President Gianni Infantino said Wednesday...
11 days ago - The Seattle Times - 3 articles
Terrorist plots to stage drone attacks during FIFA World Cup in Russia foiled by security services
Russia's Federal Security Service operatives foiled several terror plots involving drone attacks and plans to target foreign fans during the FIFA World Cup in Russia.
11 days ago - RT
‘It's Not Putin's Russia - It's Our Russia.' Pussy Riot Members on Protests, Poisonings and Politics
The world's attention was on Russia this summer for the FIFA World Cup, and Olga Kyrachyova and Veronika Nikulshina thought it no better time to stage a public protest against...
16 days ago - Time
La Liga calls on US fans to ‘fight' for Barcelona v Girona game in Miami
Spain's La Liga has called on fans in the US to back plans to play the Barcelona versus Girona fixture in Miami, as it steps up its campaign in the face of opposition from...
17 days ago - RT
FIFA hints at expanding Qatar 2022 World Cup to wider Gulf region
As blockade continues, FIFA head considers possible shared hosting rights in other Gulf countries and increasing teams.
18 days ago - Al Jazeera - 2 articles
FIFA boss keen on 48-team World Cup for Qatar 2022 - but what are the problems?
FIFA chief Gianni Infantino has said that a 48-team World Cup at Qatar 2022 is “feasible,” which would introduce the format four years early. But the idea has met with...
18 days ago - RT - 3 articles
Infantino expects release of info from cyberattack on FIFA
LONDON - FIFA President Gianni Infantino is braced for a release of private information gained by hackers after world soccer's governing body said its computer network was...
19 days ago - The Seattle Times
Houston Dynamo team president Chris Canetti resigns to join Houston Sports Authority
After 13 seasons with the team, Houston Dynamo and Dash president Chris Canetti, has resigned.
23 days ago - ABC
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LeBron James drops 51 points in victory over former team
MIAMI - LeBron James scored 51 points against his former club and the Lakers beat the Heat 113-97 on Sunday night. James had 19 points in the first quarter to set the tone, the...
Searchers in California fires step up efforts ahead of rain
Searchers combing a Northern California town leveled by a deadly wildfire stepped up their efforts ahead of rains forecast later this week in the fire zone where 76 bodies have...
Turbulent stock markets spooking older workers, retirees
CHICAGO - The recent turbulence in the U.S. stock markets is spooking some older workers and retirees, a group that was hit particularly hard during the most recent financial...
Will Kelly stay or won't he? Trump praises, criticizes aide
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump isn't committing to a previous pledge to keep chief of staff John Kelly for the remainder of his term, part of widespread speculation about...
Neighbors wage shadow campaigns in New Hampshire for 2020
NEW YORK - Even before they announce their White House intentions, New Hampshire's ambitious neighbors are in the midst of a shadow campaign to shape the nation's first...
Death of young Thai kickboxer brings focus on dangers
BANGKOK - The sight of two preteen boys pummeling each other with fists, elbows, knees and feet as a boisterous crowd shouts wagers at each other is considered good, clean...
No. 10 Kentucky survives persistent VMI 92-82
The matchup was the first between the schools since the Keydets upset the Wildcats 111-103 in the 2008-09 season opener.
Three takeaways from Washington's 82-68 win over Santa Clara
Sophomore guard Jaylen Nowell matched his career high with 32 points to lead Washington past Santa Clara in the first game at the inaugural Vancouver Showcase.
The Redskins are in new hands after Alex Smith's injury
One by one they winced. Washington quarterback Alex Smith was down, his right leg fractured on his home field early Sunday afternoon. Smith had felt the pressure from the snap...
In smoldering wildfire ruins, life goes on for a hardy few
PARADISE, Calif. - Brad Weldon lost his home to fire when he was a kid, so when a deadly wildland blaze came roaring toward his ranch house in the pines where he lives with his...