FIFA acknowledges World Cup hosting bribes, asks US for cash

GENEVA (AP) — FIFA acknowledged Wednesday that past World Cups were awarded based on bribes, and the organization wants U.S. prosecutors to give it "tens of millions of dollars" seized from former FIFA officials who skimmed cash from broadcasting rights.

  • Written by GRAHAM DUNBAR, AP Sports Writer

Ex-basketball star Mateen Cleaves charged with sex assault

DETROIT (AP) — Prosecutors on Tuesday charged former Michigan State basketball star Mateen Cleaves with sexually assaulting a 24-year-old woman who said she was driven to a Michigan motel and attacked.

  • Written by COREY WILLIAMS, Associated Press

Yale blocks out sexual allegations heading into NCAA tourney

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — There's no question that Yale has had to deal with some tough off the court issues on their way to the NCAA Tournament following the expulsion last month of captain Jack Montague because of a sexual assault allegation.

  • Written by KYLE HIGHTOWER, AP Sports Writer