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  1. Nicaraguan official arrested for FIFA scandalRead the original story

    6 min ago | Nerve News

    Among the seven FIFA executives arrested for alleged corruption is FIFA Development Office employee Julio Rocha, a Micaraguan citizen, said a media report here on Thursday, citing a source. Rocha, over 60 years old, headed FENIFUT for nearly 25 years.

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  2. Another left-hander handles Dodgers as Atlanta Braves win 3-2Read the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

    Atlanta Braves catcher A.J. Pierzynski tags out Los Angeles Dodgers' Joc Pederson after striking out in the third inning of a Major League Baseball game on Wednesday, May 27, 2015 in Los Angeles. There isn't always a rhyme or reason to the Dodgers' bats going hot and cold, but a couple trends have emerged early in the 2015 season.

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  3. Miami-FIU matchup in NCAAs rekindles a coaching feudRead the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | The Washington Post

    In this May 24, 2015, file photo, FIU players celebrate during the championship game against UAB in the Conference USA college baseball tournament in Hattiesburg, Miss. Separated by eight miles, FIU and Miami haven't played in baseball in more than seven years because of a feud between the schools and the coaches.

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  4. Ivanovic survives late-night scareRead the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | Iol.co.za

    Former champion Ana Ivanovic avoided a second round upset at the French Open when the Serb battled back from a set down to beat lowly-ranked Japanese player Misaki Doi. The seventh seed, who beat Dinara Safina to win the title in 2008 and has returned to her best form after a slump, was outplayed initially by Doi but recovered to win 3-6 6-3 6-4 with the clock past 9pm local time.

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  5. Former NCAA executive director Walter Byers dies at 93Read the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | MSNBC

    ... the cause was a urinary tract infection that spread to his bloodstream. Byers famously left his post as an assistant sports information director for the Big Ten to become the NCAA's first executive director at age 29 in 1951. The next quarter ...

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  6. GoLocalProv | Sports | Should the Red Sox Look to Pawtucket For Improvements?Read the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | Go Local

    After spending big during the offseason on the likes of Pablo Sandoval, Hanley Ramirez, and Rick Porcello, the Boston Red Sox have struggled to assert themselves atop the American League East in 2015. Scoring woes have been coupled with inconsistent pitching at times, and both manager John Farrell and the players have stumbled some in finding answers.

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  7. Lady Jackets loseRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | Middlesboro Daily News

    The Lady Jackets softball season ended on Wednesday in the 13th Region Tournament with an 8-2 loss to South Laurel. It was the third meeting between the two teams with the Lady Cardinals picking up victories in the previous two both.

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  8. Athletes fall short at regionalsRead the original story

    9 min ago | Morning Journal

    Area athletes came up short of state berths at the Navarre Division III regional track meet Wednesday, but some will have another chance Friday. East Palestine's 3200-meter relay team of senior Justina Stanislaw, juniors Haley Hall and Hannah Hall and freshman Alexis Cunningham had the highest finish in Wednesday's regional finals.

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  9. Johnson returns to lead Timbers over DCRead the original story

    9 min ago | Washington Times

    Portland captain Will Johnson returned to the lineup as the Timbers - which had been last in the Western Conference - beat Eastern Conference leader D.C. United 1-0 in Major League Soccer on Wednesday. Johnson, who missed the first 12 games of the season while recovering from a broken leg, played 84 minutes before being substituted out.

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  10. Timbers beat East-leading DC United 1-0Read the original story

    9 min ago | Washington Times

    Captain Will Johnson returned to Portland's lineup to help the Timbers beat Eastern Conference-leading D.C. United 1-0 on Wednesday night. Johnson missed the first 12 games of the season while recovering from a broken right leg suffered on Sept.

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  11. D&E gives 1,000 hours of serviceRead the original story

    10 min ago | The Inter-Mountain

    Last summer, the Davis & Elkins Athletic Department brainstormed the idea of "1,000 Hours of Elkins" as a community service effort to give back to the city which supports the department.

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  12. Buccaneers fall to JeffersonRead the original story

    10 min ago | The Inter-Mountain

    After taking a regular season win and a two-game sweep over Lewis County for the sectional title and besting Elkins for a semi-regional win on Monday, Buckhannon-Upshur High School baseball finally fell 15-0 at Jefferson Wednesday in the Class AAA Region II championship game.

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  13. Warriors Eliminate Rockets, Ending a 40-year NBA Finals DroughtRead the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | TIME.com

    After a generation of wishing and waiting, the Golden State Warriors have finally arrived on basketball's biggest stage again. Stephen Curry had 26 points and eight rebounds, Harrison Barnes added 24 points and the Warriors advanced to the NBA Finals for the first time in 40 years with a 104-90 victory over the Houston Rockets on Wednesday night.

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  14. Kalpesh Koli Memorial cricket tourney celebrates silver jubileeRead the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | Mid-Day Mumbai

    The Kalpesh Koli Memorial Cricket Tournament is not an age-old event on the Mumbai cricket calendar. But its importance has grown with every passing year considering the cream of the city's under-16 talent plays this tournament.

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  15. Bury close to unveiling key summer signingsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | Bury Times

    DAVID Flitcroft is close to unveiling the four or five "key" signings he believes will form the major part of his summer transfer dealings. And while the Shakers manager refused to name names, he is confident of having the core unit of his squad in place long before his players officially return for pre-season training .

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  16. Richards gives Red Raiders all they hoped for and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    When Joseph Richards III was a Beaumont Ozen senior in 2012, seven other runners at the UIL state track and field meet ran the 400 meters faster than he did. Richards got second in the Class 4A race, but other runners in other classes ran faster than his 47.68 seconds.

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  17. sportsPadres beat Angels, win seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    The Padres were coming off an extra-inning win that had followed a walk-off loss. Their production at the plate had fluctuated wildly.

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  18. Parkland product, Giants running back Andre Williams expanding his field of visionRead the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | Erie Times News

    The former Parkland High School star who is entering his second season with the New York Giants has a vision that extends well beyond the gridiron. Always has.

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  19. Ducks lose 5-2 to Blackhawks, head home for Game 7Read the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | Erie Times News

    Anaheim Ducks goalie Frederik Andersen looks down at the ice after allowing a Chicago Blackhawks center Andrew Shaw goal during the third period in Game 6 of the Western Conference finals of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs, Wednesday, May 27, 2015, in Chicago. Chicago won 5-2.

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  20. Simmons and Maybin help Braves beat Dodgers 3-2Read the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | Erie Times News

    Atlanta Braves' Andrelton Simmons, left, scores on a wild pitch as Los Angeles Dodgers relief pitcher Adam Liberatore misses the throw to the plate during the eighth inning of a baseball game, Wednesday, May 27, 2015, in Los Angeles. The Associated Press LOS ANGELES "' Andrelton Simmons had two hits and scored the go-ahead run on Adam Liberatore's wild pitch in the eighth inning, Cameron Maybin homered to continue his hot month and the Atlanta Braves beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 3-2 on Wednesday night to avoid a three-game sweep.

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