- FIFA judges want 2-year ban for Niersbach in 2006 bid case Updated: May-20-16 10:02 am
GENEVA - Just 10 days after the rebranded FIFA Council met for the first time, one of its members faces being banned from soccer in fallout from World Cup corruption allegations.
- 16 West Point cadets in raised-fist photo won't be punished Updated: May-11-16 12:13 am
NEW YORK - Sixteen black West Point cadets who posed with raised fists for a pre-graduation picture that sparked debates on race and proper behavior in uniform won't be punished for the gesture, the U.S. Military Academy said Tuesday.
- Kerry: Diverse graduating class is 'Trump's worst nightmare' Updated: May-06-16 2:05 pm
BOSTON - U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry told college graduates on Friday that their diversity is "Donald Trump's worst nightmare" and that it's their job to stop the spread of violent extremism.
- Black woman who defied Swedish neo-Nazis inspired by Mandela Updated: May-05-16 10:56 am
STOCKHOLM - A black woman who stood up to 300 neo-Nazis in Sweden hopes her gesture will draw attention to the fight against racism in the Scandinavian country.
- Sandringham is British royals' much-loved country retreat Updated: May-03-16 12:27 pm
SANDRINGHAM, England - It is unique among royal residences, a country retreat that is the private property of Queen Elizabeth II, a place at once so private and so beguiling that King George V pronounced it "the place I love better than anywhere in the world."
- Statue of Nelson Mandela unveiled in West Bank Updated: Apr-26-16 1:03 pm
RAMALLAH, West Bank - A 6-meter-high (20-foot) bronze statue of Nelson Mandela has been unveiled in the West Bank city of Ramallah.
- DeMarcus Ware has eventful offseason following 1st title Updated: Apr-25-16 10:51 pm
ENGLEWOOD, Colorado - Forget Disneyland. When the booming confetti cannons heralded the Denver Broncos' Super Bowl championship, DeMarcus Ware caught Demaryius Thomas' gaze on the sideline and exclaimed, "We're going to Africa!"