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FIFA Secretary General meets with Spanish authorities

FIFA Secretary General Fatma Samoura met with Inigo Mendez de Vigo, the Spanish Minister for Education, Culture, and Sport, in Madrid on Tuesday 5 February. Also present at the meeting were Jose Ramon Lete, the president of the Spanish Sports Council, and Juan Luis Larrea, the president of the Spanish Football Association (RFEF). Taking place in a spirit of full ...

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FIFA Secretary General meets with Spanish authorities

FIFA Secretary General Fatma Samoura met with Inigo Mendez de Vigo, the Spanish Minister for Education, Culture, and Sport, in Madrid on Tuesday 5 February. Also present at the meeting were Jose Ramon Lete, the president of the Spanish Sports Council, and Juan Luis Larrea, the president of the Spanish Football Association (RFEF). Taking place in a spirit of full ...

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Chinese authorities say 3 Americans are under investigation

BEIJING (AP) Chinese authorities are investigating three Americans following media reports that three UCLA freshmen were arrested for shoplifting ahead of their basketball game against Georgia Tech in Shanghai. Chinese foreign ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying said Thursday that the case was in the hands of local police. ”Three American men are being investigated in Hangzhou by Chinese law enforcement agencies ...

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Texas Shooter's Name Won't Be Mentioned, Authorities Say

The shooter’s name went unspoken at a news conference on the killings at a church in Sutherland Springs, Texas, and authorities there said they intend to keep refraining from saying it. “We do not want to glorify him and what he has done,” Texas Department of Public Safety Regional Director Freeman Martin said at the Monday briefing. FBI Special Agent ...

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Ahead Of Super Bowl, Authorities Aim To Curb Sex Trafficking

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Before the Super Bowl comes to Minneapolis in February, city leaders are looking at combating a problem that’s happening off the field: sex trafficking. Minneapolis police, city and county officials and several nonprofit groups came together before the City Council on Wednesday morning to present their plans. Authorities said the market for sex trafficking online is big ...

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Spain Terror Attacks: French, Spanish Authorities Continue Manhunt For Alleged Ringleader

BARCELONA, Spain — Authorities in Spain and France pressed the search Saturday for the supposed ringleader of an Islamic extremist cell that carried out vehicle attacks in Barcelona and a seaside resort, as the investigation focused on links among the Moroccan members and the house where they plotted the carnage. Catalan police said the manhunt was centred on Younes Abouyaaquoub, ...

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Tennis Authorities Say Three Wimbledon Matches Aroused Suspicions

Suspicious betting patterns have raised concerns that three matches in this year’s Wimbledon tournament may have been fixed, according to the Tennis Integrity Unit, the independent body charged with investigating corruption in the sport. The watchdog group did not specify which matches had aroused concerns, but said that two took place during qualifying rounds, the earliest phase of the … ...

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Tennis Authorities Say Three Wimbledon Matches Aroused Suspicions

Suspicious betting patterns have raised concerns that three matches in this year’s Wimbledon tournament may have been fixed, according to the Tennis Integrity Unit, the independent body charged with investigating corruption in the sport. The watchdog group did not specify which matches had aroused concerns, but said that two took place during qu… BuzzFeed – Sports

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