New FIFA ethics chief won't be pushed around

ZURICH - Younger than some professional footballers, Swiss attorney Cornel Borbely is at first sight an unlikely choice as the man to step into Michael Garcia's shoes and try to keep corruption out of FIFA.

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Red Star parcel up shock win over Maccabi, CSKA rally

BELGRADE - Red Star Belgrade produced their best Euroleague display of the season by beating holders Maccabi Tel Aviv 89-76 on Thursday while six-times winners CSKA Moscow ground out an 81-74 victory at Laboral Kutxa Vitoria.

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For MLS's Garber, the game is maturing in U.S

WASHINGTON - Despite four straight days of negotiations, there was a spring in the step of Major League Soccer (MLS) commissioner Don Garber as he left the offices of the Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service on Wednesday.

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U.S. Ryder changes a 'shrewd' move, says Europe's McGinley

NEW YORK - Former European Ryder Cup captain Paul McGinley said on Thursday he thought recent changes the struggling United States side has made in their approach to the premier match play team event were "shrewd" moves.

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No criminal charges to be filed against NASCAR's Busch

- No criminal charges will be filed against suspended NASCAR driver Kurt Busch in a domestic abuse case involving his former girlfriend, prosecutors in Delaware said on Thursday.

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A-Rod returns

Alex Rodriguez reports for spring training after a season-long suspension for doping.


NBA All-Star Game

Highlights from the NBA All-Star Game in New York City.