Posts Tagged Government and politics

Jury resumes deliberations in Bosnian war crimes case

BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — A federal jury is considering the case of a Vermont man accused of committing war crimes in Bosnia 21 years ago and then lying to U.S. immigration authorities about it.

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Overseer: FIFA presidential ‘candidates’ not official yet

ZURICH (AP) — Not so fast, would-be FIFA presidential candidates.

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Seattle mayor meets with NBA, NHL commissioners

SEATTLE (AP) — Mayor Ed Murray says he met with NBA Commissioner Adam Silver and NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman on a trip to New York this week to reiterate the city’s interest in bringing both leagues to Seattle.

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Former Rabobank doctor banned for life for doping violations

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — Former Rabobank cycling team doctor Geert Leinders was banned for life on Thursday for multiple doping violations during his time with the Dutch squad.

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Kansas State president named new NCAA board chairman

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Kansas State President Kirk Schulz has been named the new chairman of the NCAA’s board of governors.

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