The 90-day suspensions go into effect immediately and could be extended, FIFA says. Along with President Blatter, the group banned one of his rivals for six years.
The investigative journalist is known for her in-depth exposes of the former Soviet Union, letting eyewitness accounts shed an unsettling light on tragedies.
In an interview with NPR’s Steve Inskeep, Treasury Secretary Jack Lew spoke about the debt ceiling, raising wages and the new potential faces of the $10 bill.
Billed as a “companion” to major Senate sentencing legislation released last week, the top Republican and Democrat on the House Judiciary Committee say the proposal comes after months of negotiations.
New York City’s transit authority wants to protect Lower Manhattan subway stations from storm flooding. It’s racing to get technology tested and in place in time for the next big one.
The UAW announced the agreement just after Wednesday’s strike deadline of 11:59 p.m. Fiat Chrysler is the first of Detroit’s big three automakers to reach a tentative contract with the UAW.
Three runs batted in by rookie Kyle Schwarber and a four-hit complete game thrown by Jake Arrieta get the Cubs to the Divisional Series, where they’ll face longtime foes the St. Louis Cardinals.
Three members of the Rosenthal family were indicted for allegedly laundering money for drug traffickers.
The Supreme Court heard its first death penalty case of the new term Wednesday, and the questioning quickly showed how deep and bitter the divide between the justices has grown on this issue.
People with uncertain prognoses or dementia can’t end their lives under California’s new medical aid in dying law. Proponents say those limits reflect the uncertainties of death, and of politics.
As the waters in the overflowing river make their way toward the Atlantic Ocean, there are fears of new flooding along the coast.
Communication was lost with the ship Thursday and the U.S. Coast Guard concluded that it had sunk. Wednesday evening, the Coast Guard ended the search for survivors.
“What I know of it, as of today, I am not in favor of what I have learned about it,” the Democrat said, breaking with President Obama on his signature trade deal he hopes to push through Congress.
Many of McCarthy’s Bakersfield, Calif., constituents like him, but he’s riled some Latinos over immigration and been criticized by conservatives for compromising.
The Russian leader scored seven goals in his birthday game with NHL players — and in a Moscow exhibition, works of fan art depicted him in guises including Batman, Thor, Jupiter and the Buddha.