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US Department of Justice statement on FIFA corruption probe

NEW YORK (AP) — Excerpts from U.S. Department of Justice statement on FIFA corruption probe:

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Swiss authorities: 6 FIFA officials arrested, suspected of getting, paying millions in bribes

ZURICH (AP) — Swiss authorities: 6 FIFA officials arrested, suspected of getting, paying millions in bribes.

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Rockets’ Howard won’t be suspended for Game 5 vs Warriors

Golden State Warriors center Andrew Bogut (12) knocks the ball away from Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard (12) during the first half in Game 4 of the Western Conference finals of the NBA basketball playoffs, Monday, May 25, 2015, in Houston. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard will not be suspended for Game 5 of the Western Conference finals against the Golden State Warriors after the NBA decided to uphold his flagrant 1 foul.

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Warriors try again to close out Rockets, reach NBA Finals

Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry (30) topples over Houston Rockets forward Trevor Ariza (1) during the first half in Game 4 of the Western Conference finals of the NBA basketball playoffs, Monday, May 25, 2015, in Houston. (James Nielsen/Houston Chronicle via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — One play. One fall. One bad break.

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WNBA’s Mystics, Lynx participate in analytic scrimmage

Ted Leonsis, Monumental Sports & Entertainment founder, chairman, majority owner and CEO, speaks to reporters before the Washington Mystics played the Minnesota Lynx during an WNBA basketball special analytic scrimmage, Tuesday, May 26, 2015, in Washington. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)

WASHINGTON (AP) — Ted Leonsis has turned to analytics in his search for ways to broaden the appeal of the WNBA.

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