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FIFA Chief Sepp Blatter Resigns as U.S. Investigation Closes In

FIFA president Sepp Blatter stuns the footballing world by resigning his post.

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Blatter Control: FIFA Head Wins New Term Despite Corruption Probe

A U.S. bribery probe can't bring down the most powerful man in international sports.

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With FIFA Indictment, U.S. Takes Aim at Russian and Qatari World Cups

The United States is taking aim at future World Cups in Russia and Qatar.

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Will FIFA’s Sepp Blatter Be Shown the Red Card?

As corruption indictments swirl, soccer’s governing body prepares for a vote of confidence in its CEO.

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The Death Penalty Is Having Quite a Moment — And That May Help Efforts to Abolish It

The confluence of debates about the death penalty around the world shows the degree to which it's persevered even as most countries have eliminated it as a punishment.

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Just in Time for Drones Review, Senate Confirms New Attorney General

Just in time for a White House review of a botched drone strike in Pakistan that killed American citizens, the Senate on Thursday confirmed Loretta ...

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