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    FIFA officials, including 2 VPs, arrested

    Latest developments:

    5:56 a.m. ET: The FIFA officials who have been arrested will not automatically be suspended from their positions, FIFA Director of Communications and Public Affairs Walter De Gregorio said Wednesday.

    5:37 a.m. ET: No one at FIFA,...



FIFA headquarters

FIFA officials face corruption charges

FIFA has been at the center of corruption investigations for years. But now, up to 14 officials with the world's soccer governing body will face charges to be filed in New York later today.

Nebraska death penalty

Nebraska Gov. vetoes death-penalty repeal

Nebraska lawmakers last week approved a bill that would repeal the death penalty in their state, but GOP Gov. Pete Ricketts on Tuesday followed through on his promise to veto the legislation.

The Standard

Fancy NYC lounge turns away U.S. sailor in uniform

A bouncer at The Standard, a hip and happening rooftop lounge in Chelsea, turned away a U.S. Navy officer in uniform Saturday night, saying there’s a dress code.

Chicago gun violence

56 people shot over weekend in Chicago

Memorial Day weekend was a bullet-ridden one in Chicago. Police say 56 people were shot, 12 of them died. Now a Cook County commissioner is presenting a seven-point plan to tackle the issue.

Flooding in Texas

Storms, floods continue to batter Texas, Okla.

Strong storms killed more than 30 people in Mexico, Texas and Oklahoma. In Texas alone, 12 people have died from the weather. But the death toll keeps rising and more people in Texas are missing. 

crop tops to class

Students protest crop top ban

Students at a Canada high school are protesting a ban on crop tops.


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Texas Flood - High Water Sign

A 'High Water' sign is shown on Texas Ranch Road 12 on May 25 in Wimberly, Texas.

Severe storms, flooding drench Texas

A massive storm system has caused heavy flooding and killed at least 19 people -- 13 in Mexico, four in Oklahoma, and two in Texas, where a dozen were still missing Tuesday.

Ray McDonald

NFL players in trouble with the law

Ray McDonald has been cut by his second team in less than a year following his latest arrest, this time on domestic violence and child endangerment charges. Here are some other NFL players who have had trouble with the law.

Anne Meara 2011

Notable deaths of 2015

Here is a list of some of the notable public figures, athletes, musicians, artists and actors we've lost in 2015.

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