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Interpol suspends $22M FIFA project during corruption crisis

The international police liaison group says it will "freeze the use of financial contributions from FIFA."

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Sticky seats? California ballparks get creative to conserve

California's ballparks are experimenting with all sorts of different ways to cut back on water use amid the state's historic drought.

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Warriors go small, even Finals

The Golden State Warriors got faster and played a little harder to even the series 2-2.

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Pro wrestling luminary Dusty Rhodes dead at 69

The charismatic bleach-blond Texan billed himself as "The American Dream" and won millions of fans during a long career in professional wrestling.

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Klinsmann sets U.S. on path to higher goals

After stunning wins over two European superpowers, coach Juergen Klinsmann's "get-tough" policy of taking on the world's best appears to be vindicated.

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Friday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the big sports headlines making news today, Friday, June 12.

Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry answers a question during press conference for basketball's NBA Finals in Cleveland, Wednesday, June 10, 2015. The Cleveland Cavaliers lead the Warriors 2-1 in the best-of-seven games series. Game 4 is scheduled for Thursday.

Warriors whip Cavs, knot series

The series is tied at two games apiece following the Warriors' 103-82 win over the Cavaliers at Cleveland. Andre Iguodala and Stephen Curry each scored 22 points as Golden State avoided its first three-game losing streak of the entire season.

FILE - In this file photo taken Sept. 17, 2012, the NHL logo is seen on a goal at a Nashville Predators practice rink in Nashville, Tenn. The NHL eliminated 16 more days from the regular-season schedule Monday, Dec. 10, 2012, and if a deal with the players' association isn't reached soon the whole season could be lost. The league wiped out all games through Dec. 30 in its latest round of cancellations. Negotiations between the league and the players' association broke off last week, but NHL deputy commissioner Bill Daly said Sunday the sides are trying to restart talks this week.

Coyotes start legal processes following city’s arena vote

The strategy will include a variety of legal maneuvers, but no immediate plans to relocate the team and certainly no renegotiation of the existing agreement.

Dusty Rhodes at the Joe Torre Safe At Home Foundation’s 12th Annual Celebrity Gala held at Pier Sixty, Chelsea Piers.

Former professional wrestler Dusty Rhodes dead at 69

WWE says Virgil Runnels, a former professional wrestler known by his fans as Dusty Rhodes, has died. He was 69.

In this photo taken Monday, April 20, 2015 a historical marker erected on Franklin Street provides some informational significance on campus at The University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill, N.C.

Accrediting body: Academic fraud nets UNC 1-year probation

The agency acted after learning last fall the broad scope of fake classes and artificially high grades in one academic department

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Armstrong: I’m portrayed as ‘cycling’s Voldemort’

The disgraced cycling star will still ride parts of this year's Tour de France for charity despite not feeling very popular in the world of sport.

Cleveland Cavaliers guard Matthew Dellavedova (8) shoots in front of Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson (11) during the second half of Game 3 of basketball's NBA Finals in Cleveland, Tuesday, June 9, 2015.

Despite injury concerns, Cavs, Warriors set for Game 4 on KPUG

You can hear game 4 of the NBA Finals tonight on KPUG 1170AM. Tip-off is at 6:00pm

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Baseball, softball apply for 2020 Olympic Games

The sports hope to earn back the spot they lost after 2008.

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All tied up: Saad’s winner helps even series

The story of the Stanley Cup finals continues to be the power of one.

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How well do Warriors ‘fans’ know their team?

There's bandwagon fans, and then there's people who don't know Stevie Nicks and Lindsey Buckingham are from Fleetwood Mac and not the NBA.

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Thursday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Thursday, June 11.

Chicago Blackhawks goalie Corey Crawford blocks a shot against the Minnesota Wild during the first period of Game 2 in the second round of the NHL Stanley Cup hockey playoffs in Chicago, Sunday, May 3, 2015.

Chicago beats Tampa 2-1, evens final at 2-2

Crawford finished with 24 saves to help the Hawks avoid their third straight loss.

Cleveland Cavaliers guard Matthew Dellavedova (8) shoots in front of Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson (11) during the second half of Game 3 of basketball's NBA Finals in Cleveland, Tuesday, June 9, 2015.

Dellavedova released from hospital

Cavaliers guard Matthew Dellavedova has been released from the hospital after being treated for dehydration following Game 3 of the NBA Finals.

Germany's Shkodran Mustafi, right, looks on while United States' Bobby Wood, center, runs to score his side's 2nd goal during the soccer friendly match between Germany and the United States in Cologne, western Germany, Wednesday, June 10, 2015.

Very Friendly: Wood’s 87th-minute goal lifts US to 2-1 win at Germany

NESHA STARCEVIC, AP Sports Writer   COLOGNE, Germany (AP) — Bobby Wood scored a late goal for the second time…

Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry (30), Draymond Green (23) and Klay Thompson (11) walk up court during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Dallas Mavericks, Saturday, Dec. 13, 2014, in Dallas. Curry had 29-points, Green had 20-points and Thompson had 25-points in the 105-98 Warriors win.

Warriors’ Green has back spasms, expected to play in Game 4

The runner-up for Defensive Player of the Year, Green is shooting just 8 for 30 (27 percent) in the finals, missing seven of his eight 3-point attempts.

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