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Sepp Blatter re-elected FIFA president

The 79-year-old will serve a fifth term as president of the game's world governing body which will take his reign over FIFA to a total of 21 years.

'Jaws' returns for rampage through movie theaters

Forty years after the original theatrical reign of terror of "Jaws," the landmark blockbuster is returning to the big screen.

Wall St eases as Greek and Chinese jitters reign

Wall Street eases a little overnight as US investors react to a Chinese share slide and keep a watchful eye on the Greek debt crisis.

Sepp Blatter profile: How a wedding singer became the most powerful player in football

The Swiss 79-year-old joined Fifa in 1975, with his reign as president starting in 1998. But who is he?

Calls for FIFA's Blatter to quit as global anger builds

Zurich (AFP) - FIFA president Sepp Blatter Thursday faced angry demands to step down after US indictments and the dawn arrests of top officials engulfed world football in the biggest crisis yet of his 17-year reign.Stunned by the arrests of senior FIFA figures, top sponsors who pour millions into wo

Furious Leeds United Owner Massimo Cellino Tears Up Contract of Head of Recruitment

Massimo Cellino has quickly ended the reign of Leeds United's head of recruitment Steve Head, due to a holiday.

Soccer officials indicted in sweeping corruption probe

ZURICH (AP) — The U.S. government launched an attack on what it called deep-seated and brazen corruption in soccer's global governing body Wednesday, pulling FIFA executives out of a luxury Swiss hotel to face racketeering charges and raiding regional offices in Miami. Swiss officials also invaded

Updated: Best photo editing software: we rate 8 top image editors

Best photo editing softwarePhotoshop's reign as the king of image editors could be nearing its end as it comes under attack from not one direction, but three.Photoshop's first problem is that it's quite specialized. It can edit, enhance and manipulate your images with enormous depth and subtlety. Bu

One Particularly Upsetting And Racist Dr. Seuss Cartoon Is Heading To Auction

Warning: The image included in this post may be offensive or upsetting to readers. Most of us know Mr. Theodor Geisel, also known as Dr. Seuss, for his classic children's characters like Yertle the Turtle and the Cat in the Hat. However, before his reign as king of kids' lit, Seuss contributed so

Apple passes up Google as the world's most valuable brand, ranking says

Apple has reclaimed a long-running title as the world's most valuable brand after Google's stint in the top spot briefly disrupted its reign last year, according to the annual BrandZ ranking compiled by marketing research firm Millward Brown Before the search giant ousted it last year, Apple had en

How Corporate Sovereignty Undermines Democracy By Irrevocably Binding Future Governments

Techdirt has been at the forefront of pointing out the dangers of including investor-state dispute settlement (ISDS) in so-called trade agreements. Indeed, we even helped come up with a new term -- corporate sovereignty -- to make clear that ISDS is really about placing corporations on the same lev

VIDEO: Chelsea season review

A review of a season that saw Jose Mourinho's side win their first two trophies of his second reign.

Benitez well-placed as Madrid search for Spanish-speaking boss

MADRID: Upon sacking Carlo Ancelotti as Real Madrid coach, club president Florentino Perez offered the solace that the 10th boss of his reign in charge will be named next week. Moments later when questioned by the press if the new coach would be a native speaker, Perez agreed it “would be very

Cavaliers slam the door on Hawks

CLEVELAND — LeBron James scored 23 points, Kyrie Irving returned after missing two games and the Cleveland Cavaliers reserved a spot in the NBA Finals with a 118-88 victory over the Atlanta Hawks on Tuesday night to win the Eastern Conference title. By sweeping the top-seeded Hawks, the Cavs earn

5 Royals reign in 1st All-Star ballot update

Your votes are being counted, and the early results point toward a potential changing of the guard in the American League at the 2015 Midsummer Classic. The first All-Star ballot update was released on Tuesday, revealing an AL landscape that has a distinct Kansas City flavor.

Lil Bub's genome will be sequenced to see just what makes her Lil Bub

Lil Bub, the queen of the Internet, is expanding her reign to the wide world of scientific inquiry A team of three scientists will sequence the perma-kitten's genome, potentially unveiling the science at work behind the distinctive look that made Bub famous See also: Lil Bub and Tuna the Chiweenie

Lawrie tips Monty to reign for years

Paul Lawrie says Colin Montgomerie can be a force on the Senior Tour for years after his third major win.

The PC Gamer: Consoles held The Witcher 3's graphics back, but PC gaming is far from cursed

IntroductionThe Witcher 3: Wild Hunt has finally seen its long-awaited release, and by all accounts, happiness should reign. Instead, its launch has been soured by one accursed word - downgrade.In a nutshell, the final game doesn't look as good as players were expecting after early footage, and to a

Allardyce: It was time to move on

Sam Allardyce has admitted the time was right to leave West Ham after the club confirmed his four-year reign had drawn to a close.

'Special One' Mourinho calls for 10-yr Chelsea reign post PL win

After lifting the Barclays Premier League trophy, Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho has urged his players to maintain their winning form for the next 10 years.Chelsea ended their season with a 3-1 victory over Sunderland when Didier Drogba bade ...

Rodgers Facing Axe After Stoke Humiliation

Brendan Rodgers accepted his reign as Liverpool manager has been plunged into doubt following a humiliating final day defeat to Stoke City.

Taylor Swift: Will Her Reign of Power Ever Stop?

Taylor Swift has been seemingly unstoppable over the past few years. She has soared to the top of the charts and broke records many did not think were even possible, and has made a place for herself so high up the musical hierarchy line that one struggles to even find a name for it. The […]

Maradona rounds on 'dictator' Blatter

Blatter has been widely criticised during his reign and Maradona is aghast that he is the overwhelming favourite to retain his position.

Ontario Reign take control of ECHL West Final with 5-0 win, lead series 3-1

ONTARIO >> On the ice, the Ontario Reign are one way away from the ECHL Kelly Cup Final.But after Saturday night's 5-0 defeat of the Allen Americans, the Reign know that the next win is going to be the hardest."Generally, we have been in enough of these, that we're going into the hardest game agains

MoEF mulls stringent penalties for green violators

The Environment Ministry is mulling stringent penalties including financial and criminal action for violators by bringing amendments to the Environment Protection Act and creating a "reign of enforcement".

French Open: Is Nadal's reign over?

Rafael Nadal has dominated the French Open like no one else in tennis history. But this year things are different. Can the King of Clay extend his reign?

Kaisi Yeh Yaariyan: Parth Samthaan skips the 200th episode celebration of the show – View pics!

The MTV show completed 200 episodes, which is a big achievement for the makers and the channel MTV is finally having a successful reign when it comes to youth based shows – Kaisi Yeh Yaariyan and Warrior High have really wowed the audience.

French Open: Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal could meet in quarterfinals

PARIS -- The tennis equivalent of climbing three mountains, just to reach the Roland Garros final. Never have the obstacles loomed so large between Rafael Nadal and another trophy on the red clay of Paris.The draw Friday could hardly have been more unkind for the nine-time champion whose confidence

Postscript: Surreal new PQ leader offers last chance at separatist redemption

CTV Montreal's Executive Producer Barry Wilson describes the myriad of contradictions and half-truths that have already coloured the PQ reign of media mogul Pierre Karl Peladeau.

Montel Williams Disses 'Bigot' Josh Duggar Over Abuse Confession In Twitter Rant And More Celebrity ...

Montell Williams slammed Josh Duggar in a biting Twitter rant over the reality TV star’s alleged confession to molesting several underage girls! Read More She's not having it! Kourtney Kardashian is determined to keep her newborn baby, Reign Disick, …

French Open 2015: Is Rafael Nadal's French reign over?

A radiographer who works in a hospital in the German  city of Essen will be among those taking particular interest in events here at the French Open over the next fortnight.

College and federal officials ignore skyrocketing tuition costs

There are countless ways in which higher education could reign-in spending, starting first with how personnel are evaluated.

Will Retail Optimism Reign in the Second Quarter?

Merchant Forecast’s Jessica Bornn joins MoneyBeat to explain why the company that observes shoppers in the U.S. malls, is optimistic about the second quarter after a lackluster first quarter. Photo: AP Copyright 2015, Dow Jones & Company, Inc.

The View's Epic Fight for Survival

Loved and hated, hilariously parodied on Saturday Night Live, the first daytime talk show to host a sitting president—a show that was watched by 6.6 million viewers—and a must-stop for politicians and celebrities alike, The View, during Barbara Walter's reign, was a cultural institution, reports Van

FIFA scandals while Sepp Blatter has been president

FIFA has been routinely called "scandal-plagued" for much of Sepp Blatter's 17-year presidential reign.

David Gallop says Nathan Tinkler's Newcastle Jets reign will soon be 'forgotten'

Football Federation Australia chief says many clubs had changed ownership over the history of the A-League and "transition usually produces a stronger club".