- Blatter: 'Liberating' to leave FIFA, expects 2016 election Updated: Jun-27-15 9:18 am
GENEVA - Sepp Blatter says his decision to leave FIFA was "liberating" and he expects the election to replace him will be in early 2016.
- WSU Tri-Cities partners with Swiss university Updated: Jun-22-15 6:17 am
RICHLAND, Washington - Washington State University Tri-Cities will begin sending students to study in the largest city in Switzerland in fall 2016.
- Platini has big decision in great game for FIFA throne Updated: Jun-20-15 2:17 am
GENEVA - After years of waiting, Michel Platini's destiny with FIFA is coming faster than he thought.
- Swiss bank named in FIFA indictment opens investigation Updated: Jun-17-15 8:48 am
ZURICH - Swiss private bank Julius Baer says it is investigating its involvement in a FIFA corruption case and is cooperating with authorities.
- Blatter not going to New Zealand for U20 World Cup final Updated: Jun-16-15 6:35 am
ZURICH - FIFA President Sepp Blatter will not go to New Zealand for the Under-20 World Cup final on Saturday.
- Israeli veterans group comes under fire amid boycott threat Updated: Jun-14-15 6:04 am
JERUSALEM - An organization of former Israeli soldiers dedicated to shedding light on the dark side of the country's military is coming increasingly under fire, roiling a country in the grips of a battle against the burgeoning threat of international isolation and boycotts.
- Sepp Blatter has a sanctuary in hometown of Visp Updated: Jun-06-15 2:56 am
VISP, Switzerland - Nestled in the Swiss mountains, the little town of Visp is far from the hustle and bustle of Zurich and the home of FIFA.
- FIFA corruption: Could Russia, Qatar lose their World Cups? Updated: Jun-05-15 8:55 am
If there is enough evidence of wrongdoing, FIFA has the power to strip the World Cup from both Russia and Qatar.
- What next for the 7 men detained in the FIFA raids in Zurich Updated: Jun-03-15 11:55 am
ZURICH - One week after an American investigation of soccer corruption erupted at FIFA, seven men remain detained in Zurich prison cells.
- Blatter's 17-year rule in soccer marked by growth, scandal Updated: Jun-02-15 10:45 pm
GENEVA - Sepp Blatter governed the biggest sport on Earth for nearly two decades, for years untouched personally by allegations of corruption, but never sharing the game's popularity.
- FIFA says Valcke not behind $10M payment in corruption probe Updated: Jun-02-15 2:02 pm
GENEVA - Amid a deepening corruption crisis within soccer's governing body that has led to Sepp Blatter's decision to resign, FIFA earlier defended its second-in-command on Tuesday by trying to distance him from claims he helped authorize $10 million in bribes for World Cup bidding votes.