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Jerome Valcke dismissed as FIFA secretary general

LONDON (AP) — FIFA has fired Jerome Valcke for the second time, cutting ties with the secretary general four months after he was suspended while under investigation for wrongdoing at the scandal-scarred governing body.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 13 January 2016

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FIFA fines 5 countries for anti-gay chants in games

ZURICH (AP) — FIFA fined Argentina, Chile, Mexico, Peru and Uruguay on Wednesday for anti-gay chants by their national team's fans.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 13 January 2016

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Tide Turner: Gutsy play helps 'Bama get past Clemson, 45-40

 

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — The last step toward making Alabama's run of championships under Nick Saban the greatest in college football history was the toughest.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 12 January 2016

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Bengals blow best chance for playoff win, now changes ahead

 

CINCINNATI (AP) — Two days later, they're just as stunned as when the Steelers' kick cleared the uprights.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 12 January 2016

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Bengals LB Burfict suspended for first 3 games next season

 

CINCINNATI (AP) — Bengals linebacker Vontaze Burfict was suspended for the first three games of next season as the NFL began handing down punishments on Monday for an ugly wild-card playoff game.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 12 January 2016

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Bengals criticize Steelers assistant coach Joey Porter

 

CINCINNATI (AP) — Bengals players aren't happy with Steelers assistant coach Joey Porter, who was on the field in the closing minutes of Pittsburgh's 18-16 playoff victory and wound up in the middle of an altercation.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 12 January 2016

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Cavs: LeBron named NBA’s player of the week for unprecedented 50th time

 

LeBron James now has a nifty fifty.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 12 January 2016

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Browns pause in search for coach, Jackson the front-runner

 

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Browns' coaching search has gone strangely silent.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 12 January 2016

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