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Little League disallows use of yellow ball for player

GROSSE POINTE WOODS, Mich. (AP) — A 13-year-old Detroit area boy with a visual impairment due to albinism has been denied the use of an easier-to-see baseball during a national Little League tournament.

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Homes of Dinamo Zagreb bosses raided by Croatian police

ZAGREB, Croatia (AP) — Croatian police on Thursday raided the homes and offices of the Dinamo Zagreb bosses who are suspected of tax evasion and bribery.

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Deep Sea Fishing Rodeo kicks off Fourth of July holiday

GULFPORT, Miss. (AP) — State records are always hard to break at the Mississippi Deep Sea Fishing Rodeo.

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Switzerland: US seeks extradition of 7 FIFA officials

In this May 27, 2015, file photo, two persons are reflected in the FIFA logo at the FIFA headquarters in Zurich, Switzerland. The United States has submitted a formal request for Switzerland to extradite seven FIFA officials arrested as part of a corruption probe in Zurich in May, Swiss officials said Thursday, July 2, 2015. (AP Photo/Michael Probst, File0

GENEVA (AP) — The United States has submitted a formal request for Switzerland to extradite seven FIFA officials arrested in Zurich as part of a corruption probe that has rocked soccer’s world governing body.

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Major League Soccer looks to St. Paul for stadium site

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Major League Soccer executives plan to meet with St. Paul officials as they look for a site to build a soccer stadium in Minnesota.

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