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ZURICH (AP) — The latest developments concerning FIFA:___12:30 p.m. (1030 GMT; 6:30 a.m. EDT)FIFA is keeping the continental quotas of World Cup qualifying places for two more tournaments — those in 2018 in Russia and in 2022 in Qa ...more

Reuters News - 31 mins ago

PARIS (Reuters) - Czech fourth seed Petra Kvitova cantered into the last 16 of the French Open with a 6-3 6-2 win against Romanian Irina-Camelia Begu on Saturday. The double Wimbledon champion, a semi-finalist on the Roland Garros clay in 201 ...more

Reuters News - 36 mins ago

By Lesley Wroughton GENEVA (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry met his Iranian counterpart Mohammad Javad Zarif on Saturday in a bid to overcome the remaining obstacles to a final nuclear agreement, a month ahead of a deadline for ...more

AP News - 37 mins ago

BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian army airstrikes killed at least 45 people, most of them civilians, and wounded scores in attacks Saturday in the northern province of Aleppo that struck civilian areas, including a packed market in town held by the Islamic State gr ...more

Reuters News - 41 mins ago

ZURICH (Reuters) - FIFA will not make any changes to the allocation of World Cup slots among the six continents for the 2018 and 2022 tournaments in Russia and Qatar, president Sepp Blatter said on Saturday. Europe will have 13 places, Africa ...more

AP News - 58 mins ago

PHOENIX (AP) — About 500 protesters gathered outside a Phoenix mosque on Friday as police kept two groups sparring about Islam on separate sides of the street.The rally initially was organized by a Phoenix man who says he is a former Marine who ...more

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(Reuters) - An Ohio prosecutor on Friday asked a state appeals court to correct legal errors made by a judge who found a Cleveland officer not guilty in the shooting deaths of an unarmed black man and woman after a high-speed car chase in 2012. ...more

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GENEVA (AP) — A month out from a nuclear deal deadline, the top U.S. and Iranian diplomats gathered in Geneva Saturday in an effort to bridge differences over how quickly to ease economic sanctions on Tehran and how significantly the Iranians must open ...more

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BERLIN (AP) — The United Nations' human rights chief is urging several countries to step up efforts to investigate allegations that peacekeepers in Central African Republic may have committed abuses, a call that comes as the U.N. itself faces pressure ...more

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ZURICH (AP) — FIFA President Sepp Blatter criticized U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch and an American federal investigation into soccer corruption which could yet lead directly to his door.In a defiant interview with his local Swiss broadcast ...more