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Blatter expects to be at FIFA election even if still banned

Sepp Blatter expects to attend the FIFA election on Feb. 26 even though his appeal against an eight-year ban is unlikely to be resolved by then.

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2 weeks ago

Inquiry finds many concert tickets are held for insiders

Had a hard time getting a ticket to a concert or sporting event? It may be because more than half of tickets to some events are reserved for various industry insiders.

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Friday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of today's big sports headlines.

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Bad ink! Patriots fan gets tattoo declaring Super Bowl win

A New England Patriots fan was a bit premature when he got a tattoo declaring the team champions of a game they never reached — yet he says he has no regrets.

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Fowler eyes fifth win in eight months, at Torrey Pines

Fresh from victory at the European Tour's Abu Dhabi Championship on Sunday, globe-trotting American Rickie Fowler will be targeting his fifth title in just eight months at this week's Farmers Insurance Open outside San Diego.

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Watch Jimmy Kimmel surprise Shaq with a life-size honor

The Lakers legend is shocked to learn that a statue of him will go up outside The Staples Center.

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Seahawks quarterback Wilson picked first in Pro Bowl draft

Hall of Fame captains Michael Irvin and Jerry Rice were the two picking the teams from a pool of All Stars set to compete in Sunday’s game in Honolulu.

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Pros & Cons: Going to the Super Bowl

A look at the good and bad of watching the Carolina Panthers and Denver Broncos face off in Super Bowl 50.

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2 weeks ago

Thursday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of today's big sports stories.

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2 weeks ago

Newton’s jersey sales not so super

Carolina quarterback Cam Newton is expected to be named the NFL's MVP this season after leading the Panthers to Super Bowl 50, but in terms of jersey sales, "Superman" is a mere mortal compared to the league's other elite signal-callers.

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2 weeks ago

Federal judge approves revised NCAA concussions settlement

A federal judge in Chicago gave preliminary approval on Tuesday to a revised NCAA $75 million settlement that aims to end a large class action over the college athletics association's handling of head injuries suffered by student athletes.

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Tennis to review anti-corruption unit

Tennis' governing bodies have announced they will commission an independent review of their anti-corruption unit to restore "public confidence in our sport" following media reports that possible evidence of match-fixing was not properly investigated.

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MLB eyes in London in 2017

MLB, which has opened its season in a non-traditional market abroad seven times, would not confirm specific details mentioned in a report on its website that stated any games in London are expected to be part of a mid-season trip.

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Probe of Manning HGH claim won’t be completed by Super Bowl

The National Football League (NFL) said on Tuesday their review of allegations that Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning had HGH sent to his house will not be completed before he competes in the Super Bowl on Feb. 7.

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Wednesday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of today's big sports stories.

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NASCAR releases 2016 schedule

Here's a look at the major scheduling changes for the upcoming race season.

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Super Bowl: Panthers’ Davis has surgery, Broncos are wearing white

The Broncos have chosen to wear their white road uniforms in Super Bowl 50 against the Carolina Panthers for a simple reason.

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MLB Commissioner Manfred on his first year

On the anniversary of becoming baseball commissioner, Rob Manfred reflects on his first year and looks ahead to possible changes to the game.

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Serena maintains hex on Sharapova to reach semis

Reigning champion Serena Williams ramped up the power in the second set to vanquish fifth seed Maria Sharapova for the 18th match in a row and reach the semi-finals of the Australian Open with a 6-4 6-1 victory on Tuesday.

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Tuesday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making news today.

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2 hours ago in Election 2016, National

Fiorina drops out of the presidential race

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Republican presidential candidate Carly Fiorina waits to be introduced at a campaign event at Maple Avenue Elementary School Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016, in Goffstown, N.H. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

The former technology executive announced on Twitter that she is suspending her campaign.

3 hours ago in Election 2016, National

Christie expected to end 2016 White House bid

Republican presidential candidate, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie embraces his son Patrick during a primary night rally in Nashua, N.H., Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016. At left is Christie's older son Andrew and wife Mary Pat at right. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

Christie had banked his presidential prospects on a strong finish in New Hampshire, but finished behind most Republican rivals.

4 hours ago in National

Yellen: Fed not likely to reverse course on rates despite risks

U.S. Federal Reserve Board Chair Janet Yellen testifies at the House Financial Services Committee in Washington February 10, 2016. REUTERS/Gary Cameron

Chances are slim the Federal Reserve would need to reverse the rate tightening cycle it began in December.

4 hours ago in Lifestyle, National

Twitter to change homepage to customize tweet displays to individuals

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A 3D printed Twitter logo is seen in front of displayed stock graph in this illustration picture made in Zenica, Bosnia and Herzegovina, February 3, 2016. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic

The change to the timeline - as the homepage is known - is also designed to appeal to advertisers.

5 hours ago in Entertainment

Johnny Depp wigs out as Donald Trump in spoof biopic

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The Hollywood actor dons a Trump-style hairpiece to lampoon the presidential hopeful in the 50-minute comedy for Funny or Die alongside a star-studded cast including Alfred Molina, Henry Winkle