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Blatter could remain FIFA head if suitable candidate not found

Sepp Blatter could go back on his promise, even as U.S. prosecutors revealed a plea deal with a past FIFA executive who told investigators about bribes and kickbacks.

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Blackhawks blank Lightning to capture Cup

Chicago claimed the Stanley Cup at home for the first time since 1938.

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Cavs’ James ‘confident’ ahead of do-or-die Game 6

Cleveland is undermanned, exhausted, and facing elimination but LeBron James still likes his team's chances of winning the championship.

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Baseball museum adds comic book superheroes

The Louisville Slugger Museum hopes to draw in the non-baseball crowd with a new exhibit.

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Tuesday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the sports stories making headlines today, Tuesday, June 16.

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Ex-NFL player Sharper pleads guilty to rape in Louisiana

The former New Orleans Saints player is expected to spend several years behind bars.

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Bowe, Mancini head Boxing Hall of Fame’s class of 2015

Inductees were selected by the Boxing Writers Association and a panel of international boxing historians.

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Michigan superfan inked with a dozen Wolverines tattoos

There are fans of the maize and blue ... and then there's this guy.

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Le Mans is McDream come true for Dempsey

Actor Patrick Dempsey, better known to millions worldwide in his former role on "Grey's Anatomy," finally made it onto the Le Mans 24 Hours podium.

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Blackhawks can clinch Stanley Cup tonight

Chicago is just one win away from its third Stanley Cup in six seasons.

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Late surge leaves Warriors one win from title

The Warriors moved within one win of their first title in 40 years Sunday night, pulling away from the Cleveland Cavaliers late en route to a 104-91 victory in Game 5.

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Monday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Monday, June 15.

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Beginner’s luck leads to $81K jackpot at World Series of Poker

Pham thought he was going to play no-limit Texas Hold 'em, but had mistakenly signed up for deuce-to-seven draw lowball - a game he had never played before.

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This weekend’s sports schedule

Here's a look at some of this weekend's major sporting events.

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This week’s top sports shots

A look at some of the biggest plays and best moments in sports this week.

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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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Oh no! ‘Bennifer’ are divorcing

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Actors Jennifer Garner and Ben Affleck say they've decided to divorce after 10 years of marriage.

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Journey drummer Castronovo charged with rape

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The rocker also faces charges including assault and menacing and is being held without bail in an Oregon jail.

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Men bring the moves, but ladies take charge in ‘Magic Mike XXL’

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The film, which hits theaters July 1, follows 2012's surprise hit with Channing Tatum rejoining the Kings of Tampa, his rogue band of male entertainers.

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EL James takes ‘Fifty Shades’ of heat during Twitter Q&A

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#AskELJames backfired in terrific style because of course it did.