Posts Tagged Law and order

FIFA, Blatter get back to World Cup business at Putin home

Russian President Vladimir Putin, left, and FIFA President Sepp Blatter open the preliminary draw for the 2018 soccer World Cup in Konstantin Palace in St. Petersburg, Russia, Saturday, July 25, 2015. (AP Photo/Ivan Sekretarev

ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) — FIFA and Sepp Blatter put their corruption crisis aside and got back to World Cup business at the 2018 tournament qualifying draw hosted by Vladimir Putin at a Russian state residence on Saturday.

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Indiana man accused of trespassing at Cincinnati Reds game

In this Wednesday, July 22, 2015, file photo, a fan climbs over the center field wall as he evades police while Cincinnati Reds center fielder Billy Hamilton (6) looks on in the eighth inning in the second game of a baseball doubleheader against the Chicago Cubs in Cincinnati. Justin Buchanan of Noblesville, Indiana, was arrested Thursday night at the Cincinnati police headquarters and is charged with criminal trespassing on a place of public amusement, a first degree misdemeanor. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)

CINCINNATI (AP) — A 19-year-old Indiana man accused of running across the field during a Cincinnati Reds home game has been arrested.

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Chiefs cornerback Smith suspended 3 games for DUI arrest

In this Sept. 29, 2014, file photo, Kansas City Chiefs cornerback Sean Smith intercepts a pass during the third quarter of an NFL football game in Kansas City, Mo., as New England Patriots running back Shane Vereen (34) reacts on the sidelines. Chiefs cornerback Sean Smith has been suspended the first three games of the 2015 regular season by the NFL after pleading guilty to a drunken driving charge earlier this year.  (AP Photo/Ed Zurga, File)

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Chiefs cornerback Sean Smith will miss the first three games of the regular season, including matchups against the Broncos’ Peyton Manning and Packers’ Aaron Rodgers, after he was suspended Friday for violating the NFL’s substance abuse policy.

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Cowboys RB Randle gets 6 months of probation for mall theft

McKINNEY, Texas (AP) — Dallas Cowboys running back Joseph Randle has been put on six months of probation for stealing $123 worth of cologne and underwear from a Texas mall.

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US seeks extradition of Paraguayan soccer official

ASUNCION, Paraguay (AP) — U.S. prosecutors in New York have asked Paraguay to extradite Nicolas Leoz, the former president of South America’s soccer confederation and one of those charged in a corruption scandal being investigated by the U.S. Justice Department.

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