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Nelson delayed after heavy rain on saturated TPC course

IRVING, Texas (AP) — The second round of the AT&T Byron Nelson will be delayed at least three hours after nearly 5 inches of rain fell overnight on the already-saturated TPC Four Seasons.

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Boston suburb votes overwhelmingly against bid for Olympics

BROOKLINE, Mass. (AP) — Brookline wants nothing to do with Boston’s bid to bring the 2024 Summer Olympics to the city.

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FIFA President Blatter asks to be re-elected despite crisis

FIFA president Joseph S. Blatter, right, walks past Prince Ali bin al-Hussein, left, and UEFA President Michel Platini, center, during the 65th FIFA Congress held at the Hallenstadion in Zurich, Switzerland, Friday, May 29, 2015, where he will run for re-election as FIFA head. (Walter Bieri/Keystone via AP)

ZURICH (AP) — The worst corruption crisis in soccer history stems from the governing body’s decision to award Russia and Qatar the next two World Cup tournaments, FIFA President Sepp Blatter said Friday.

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UND defenseman Jordan Schmaltz signs with St. Louis Blues

GRAND FORKS, N.D. (AP) — University of North Dakota hockey defenseman Jordan Schmaltz is skipping his senior season to turn pro.

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Vince Dooley’s ’57 Auburn ring turns up in Ga pawn shop

ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Former University of Georgia football coach Vince Dooley has reclaimed something he thought he’d never see again: The national championship ring he won while working as an assistant coach at Auburn University in 1957.

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