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Luis Figo enters FIFA presidential race against Blatter


Associated Press

MADRID (AP) -- Luis Figo says he wants to become FIFA president and has the nominations needed to be an official candidate against Sepp Blatter. The...full story
updated 2015-01-28 09:01 PM
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Patrick Reed tees off on the third hole during the second round of the Hero World Challenge golf tournament on Friday, Dec. 5, 2014, in Windermere, Fla. (AP Photo/Willie J. Allen Jr.) Napoli's Duvan Zapata tries to jump past Empoli's Lorenzo Tonelli during a Serie A soccer match between Napoli and Empoli, at the San Paolo stadium in Naples, Italy, Sunday, Dec. 7, 2014. (AP Photo/Salvatore Laporta) Dortmund's Ilkay Gundogan celebrates his goal during the German Bundesliga soccer match between Borussia Dortmund and TSG Hoffenheim in Dortmund,  Germany, Friday, Dec. 5, 2014. (AP Photo/Martin Meissner) Manchester City's Sergio Aguero walks off injured during the English Premier League soccer match between Manchester City and Everton at the Etihad Stadium, Manchester, England, Saturday Dec. 6, 2014. (AP Photo/Jon Super) St. Louis Blues center David Backes (42) pushes back on Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Brent Seabrook during the third period of an NHL hockey game Wednesday, Dec. 3, 2014, in Chicago. The Blackhawks won 4-1. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast) Stoke's Jonathan Walters jumps as he celebrates after scoring against Arsenal during the English Premier League soccer match between Stoke City and Arsenal at the Britannia Stadium, in Stoke on Trent, England, Saturday, Dec. 6, 2014. (AP Photo/Rui Vieira) Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger leaves the bench after the final whistle during the English Premier League soccer match between Stoke City and Arsenal at the Britannia Stadium, in Stoke on Trent, England, Saturday, Dec. 6, 2014. Stoke City won the match 3-2. (AP Photo/Rui Vieira) Los Angeles Galaxy forward Robbie Keane displays his trophy with his wife Claudine and son Robert, 5, after being named Major League Soccer's MVP after the Irish forward's dynamic season for the  Galaxy, at an awards ceremony in Los Angeles, Wednesday, Dec. 3, 2014. New England's Lee Nguyen and Seattle's Obafemi Martins were the other finalists for the award. The 34-year-old Keane had 19 goals and 14 assists while leading the Galaxy's MLS-best offense, providing dangerous attacking and steady leadership for the MLS Cup finalists. (AP Photo/Nick Ut) Sri Lanka's Angelo Mathews plays a shot during their third one day international cricket match against England in Hambantota, Sri Lanka, Wednesday, Dec. 3, 2014. ( AP Photo/Eranga Jayawardena) Tiger Woods gives the crowd a smile from the 18th green during the final round of the Hero World Challenge golf tournament on Sunday, Dec. 7, 2014, in Windermere, Fla. (AP Photo/Willie J. Allen Jr.)
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Luis Figo enters FIFA presidential race against Blatter

Associated Press

MADRID (AP) -- Luis Figo says he wants to become FIFA president and has the nominations needed to be an official candidate against Sepp Blatter. The....Fullstory

2015-01-28 09:01 PM

Wilson recalls watching as a kid while Brady won Super Bowls
By HOWARD FENDRICH
Associated Press

PHOENIX (AP) -- Tom Brady began winning Super Bowls when Russell Wilson was still a teenager, tuning in to see the big game on TV. "Of....Fullstory

2015-01-28 06:01 PM

Ducks win 4-0 to continue dominance of Canucks
By The Associated Press
Associated Press

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) -- Anaheim won 4-0 at Vancouver on Tuesday to maintain its lead atop the NHL standings following the resumption from the....Fullstory

2015-01-28 03:42 PM

The different levels of long on the PGA Tour
By DOUG FERGUSON
Associated Press

SCOTTSDALE, Arizona (AP) -- Tim Clark was wrong about one thing. He's not the shortest hitter on the PGA Tour. Justin Leonard earned that distinction last....Fullstory

2015-01-28 09:01 AM

Dave Rennie re-signs as Chiefs' coach

Associated Press

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) -- Two-time Super Rugby-winning coach Dave Rennie has agreed a two-year contract extension with the Hamilton-based Chiefs. Rennie, who coached the Chiefs....Fullstory

2015-01-28 09:01 AM

AC Milan woes extended with 1-0 Cup loss to 10-man Lazio

Associated Press

MILAN (AP) -- Ten-man Lazio held on to beat struggling AC Milan 1-0 on Tuesday and reach the Italian Cup semifinals, putting Rossoneri coach Filippo....Fullstory

2015-01-28 06:42 AM

Bojan to miss the rest of Stoke's season with knee injury Bojan to miss the rest of Stoke's season with knee injury

Associated Press

STOKE, England (AP) -- Stoke says that its attacker Bojan will miss the rest of the season with a ruptured cruciate ligament in his left....Fullstory

2015-01-28 03:42 AM

English FA fines Mourinho for bringing game into disrepute

Associated Press

LONDON (AP) -- The English Football Association has fined Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho 25,000 pounds ($38,000) for claiming referees are influenced by a "campaign" against....Fullstory

2015-01-28 08:22 PM

Nishikori not disappointed with Australian Open finish
By DENNIS PASSA
Associated Press

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) -- U.S. Open runner-up Kei Nishikori was circumspect about his quarterfinal loss at the Australian Open on Wednesday, saying there's nothing wrong....Fullstory

2015-01-28 05:01 PM

Belichick and The Beast talk but don't say much at Media Day
By EDDIE PELLS
Associated Press

PHOENIX (AP) -- Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch knew he had to talk. It didn't mean he had to say anything. So, in essence, he didn't.....Fullstory

2015-01-28 09:01 AM

English Results

Associated Press

BC-SOC--English Results English Football Results LONDON (AP) -- Results from English football: England League Cup ....Fullstory

2015-01-28 09:01 AM

English Standings

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BC-SOC--English Standings ....Fullstory

2015-01-28 06:42 AM

Ex-NFL star Darren Sharper to face rape charges next month

Associated Press

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- A preliminary hearing for former NFL All-Pro safety Darren Sharper on charges that he drugged and raped two women he met....Fullstory

2015-01-28 06:01 AM

IOC dismisses idea of joint Saudi-Bahrain bid for Olympics IOC dismisses idea of joint Saudi-Bahrain bid for Olympics
By STEPHEN WILSON
Associated Press

LONDON (AP) -- The IOC has dismissed a suggestion by a Saudi Arabian official that the ultraconservative nation could seek to co-host the Olympics with....Fullstory

2015-01-28 03:42 AM

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