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  • Today in History

    Today is Saturday, Feb. 28, the 59th day of 2015. There are 306 days left in the year.
  • FIFA closes on dates for taboo-breaking World Cup in Qatar

    The World Cup in Qatar keeps provoking outrage and breaking taboos. Seven years before the 2022 tournament kicks off in the wealthy emirate, FIFA recommended a break with soccer tradition on Tuesday — moving its marquee tournament to November and...

    After costly Sochi shutout, Brittany Bowe regains championship speedskating form

    For all but two weeks of the last two seasons, Brittany Bowe has been a consistent medalist on the world speedskating circuit. The performance gap came at the 2014 Winter Olympics, the worst time possible for a U.S. athlete in a sport her country...

    FIFA panel backs November-December for 2022 World Cup in Qatar

    Long seen as inevitable, a 2022 World Cup in November and December is now practically a done deal. A FIFA task force on Tuesday recommended playing the tournament in Qatar at the end of the year in 2022 to avoid the summer heat. Temperatures in the Gulf...

    AP News in Brief at 5:58 a.m. EST

    AP Exclusive: Officials try to predict if inmates will commit new crimes, with uneven results States are trying to reduce prison populations with secretive, new psychological assessments to predict which inmates will commit future crimes and who might be...