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FIFA corruption dubbed 'World Cup of fraud'

Allegations of corruption at FIFA are nothing new to those who follow the international soccer organization. But what was surprising to some on Wednesday was the sense that someone somewhere was finally doing something substantial about them.

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Adrian Peterson, Minnesota Vikings, 2013

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Vikes' Zimmer to Peterson: 'Play for us' or not play

Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson is a no-show at team workouts. Head coach Mike Zimmer continues to send the united message stated by multiple members of the franchise that it is the only football option for the All-Pro back.

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911 audio reveals McDonald broke through door

Defensive end Ray McDonald violently broke through a bedroom door to get to his ex-fiancee and their infant daughter, according to the 911 call that led to his arrest.

Colin Kaepernick, San Francisco 49ers, 2014

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49ers' Kaepernick apologizes for post about Houston flooding

San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick deleted and then apologized for an insensitive social media post regarding the deadly floods in Houston.

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Texans selected for HBO's "Hard Knocks" series

Training camp just became a "Hard Knocks" life for the Houston Texans on Wednesday.

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Uribe: Dodgers-Braves deal done

Los Angeles Dodgers infielder Juan Uribe said Tuesday night he is on the move to the Atlanta Braves for infielder Alberto Callaspo in a deal that includes multiple players.

Simona Halep, 2015 French Open day four

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Halep beaten again by Lucic-Baroni

World No. 3 Simona Halep was upset again by Mirjana Lucic-Baroni, this time 7-5 6-1 in the second round of the French Open on Wednesday.

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Cleveland beats Atlanta, heads to NBA Finals

CLEVELAND -- LeBron James pulled the conference championship T-shirt over his sweaty, weary frame and turned to J.R. Smith with one simple message: "Four more."

This is why James returned to Cleveland. The Cavaliers are back in the NBA Final...

Rafael Nada, 2015 French Open day three

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Nadal solid as he opens title defense

With Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams on the schedule, day three on center court at the French Open didn't lack in star quality.

Nadal is the nine-time French Open champion and arguably the best ever clay court player; Djokovic is the...

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MLB roundup: Four walk-off wins

Skip Schumaker's pinch-hit double drove home Marlon Byrd with the winning run in the bottom of the ninth, lifting the Cincinnati Reds to a 2-1 victory over the Colorado Rockies on a rainy Tuesday night at Great American Ball Park.

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LeBron James reacts after Cleveland verdict

Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James has weighed in on the turmoil in Cleveland following the acquittal of a white police officer in the 2012 shooting deaths of two unarmed black suspects.

Ben Roethlisberger, Pittsburgh Steelers

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Roethlisberger hopes to see Brady in opener

Ben Roethlisberger isn't counting his victories just yet, and the Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback said he is hoping Patriots quarterback Tom Brady is on the field when the teams meet in New England for the NFL Kickoff game in September.

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Karlos Dansby

NFL linebacker moonlights as men's grooming guru

Cleveland Browns' linebacker Karlos Dansby is trained to keep his eyes on the ball…

Adrian Peterson, Minnesota Vikings, 2013

Vikes' Zimmer to Peterson: 'Play for us' or not play

Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson is a no-show at team workouts. Head…

Ray McDonald

911 audio reveals McDonald broke through door

Defensive end Ray McDonald violently broke through a bedroom door to get to his…

Colin Kaepernick, San Francisco 49ers, 2014

49ers' Kaepernick apologizes for post about Houston flooding

San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick deleted and then apologized for an…

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Texans selected for HBO's "Hard Knocks" series

Training camp just became a "Hard Knocks" life for the Houston Texans on Wednesday.

Ben Roethlisberger, Pittsburgh Steelers

Roethlisberger hopes to see Brady in opener

Ben Roethlisberger isn't counting his victories just yet, and the Pittsburgh…

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UNC receives notice of academic fraud allegations

The University of North Carolina said Friday it has received notice from the NCAA…

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Golson chooses Florida State

Florida State landed the services of a player who nearly single-handedly beat the…

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College football attendance declines

College football experienced a downturn in attendance last year, with average…

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College football notebook: Florida QB Mornhinweg transferring

Quarterback Skyler Mornhinweg has decided to transfer to Columbia University,…

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Alibaba to bring American college basketball games to China

Alibaba is bringing American college basketball to China.

Rasheed Sulaimon, Duke 2014

Dismissed Duke player Sulaimon headed to Maryland

Guard Rasheed Sulaimon, who was dismissed from the Duke team midway through last…

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