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Fred On Everything........... ~ "......What can Washington do if states and regions simply go their own way? If large numbsr of people stop paying income taxes, say? One tax evader can be arrested. Fifty thousand cannot. A problem for the feds is that if a state’s police decline to enforce federal laws, the feds have to do it themselves, and they don’t have the manpower. ..."
LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Former FIFA executive committee member Vernon Manilal Fernando has lost his appeal against a life ban from soccer for bribery and corruption. 107 more words
MOSCOW (AP) — The Russian Football Union has appointed its first dedicated anti-racism official in an effort to crack down on discrimination ahead of the World Cup. 94 more words
Supporters of the National Security Agency’s surveillance programs have argued that the ability to collect information about potential threats is needed to protect the United States from attacks. 463 more words
MOSCOW (AP) — CSKA Moscow says Russia goalkeeper Igor Akinfeev should be ready to play this weekend after recovering from being hit in the head with a flare during a European Championship qualifying match against Montenegro. 93 more words
The president and CEO of The Associated Press has called for changes to international laws that would make it a war crime to kill journalists or take them hostage. 95 more words
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — The Greek embassy in Budapest says three national team soccer players were slightly injured when their taxi crashed on its way to the airport. 103 more words