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FIFA ethics court bans arrested VPs Napout, Hawit

ZURICH (AP) — FIFA vice presidents Juan Angel Napout and Alfredo Hawit have been banned from soccer after being indicted on bribery and racketeering charges.

Last Updated on Saturday, 05 December 2015

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Coming home: Miami introduces Richt as its football coach

CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) — Mark Richt needed help to figure out which way he should be driving, accidentally said Georgia once when meaning to say Miami and barely recognized his former campus.

Otherwise, he felt right at home.

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British astronaut to run a marathon in space

 

LONDON (AP) — A British astronaut will attempt to run a digital version of the London Marathon in space, as part of his 173-day mission to the International Space Station.

Last Updated on Friday, 04 December 2015

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Rio 2016 organizers change minds, will provide free air con

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Throw away the floor fans.

Last Updated on Friday, 04 December 2015

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Blatter, Platini face FIFA ethics hearings within 2 weeks

GENEVA (AP) — Facing life bans for corruption, Sepp Blatter and Michel Platini are expected to go before the FIFA ethics committee within two weeks.

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Ohio State players in watch-and-wait playoff mode

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COLUMBUS — The Ohio State football playoff publicity machine is spinning into motion.

Last Updated on Friday, 04 December 2015

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Injured Cavaliers’ point guard Kyrie Irving feeling better mentally and physically, says he’s ‘in a great place’

INDEPENDENCE — Kyrie Irving spoke to the media Thursday following practice at Cleveland Clinic Courts. That alone is an indication he’s getting close to returning.

Last Updated on Friday, 04 December 2015

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Conferences protect bowl teams from taking big financial hit

Five years after Connecticut lost a reported $1.8 million from playing in the Fiesta Bowl, college sports conferences have cut better deals with bowls and put mechanisms in place to protect schools from taking big financial hits from playing in the postseason.

Last Updated on Friday, 04 December 2015

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