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FIFA Bars Afghan Soccer Chief for Life After Sexual Assault Accusations

PARIS — FIFA on Saturday barred the president of Afghanistan’s soccer association from the sport for life, months after reports emerged that he had sexually assaulted players and had threatened them when they went public with their [...]

Nikki Haley begins experiment in political life after Trump

Former United Nations Ambassador Nikki Haley is working to redefine herself outside the president’s shadow, emerging as a fundraiser and surrogate for 2020 Republican Senate candidates. | Joe Buglewicz/Bloomberg via Getty Images 2020 [...]

Reparations debate gets new life in Dem House

Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee’s bill, H.R. 40, would focus on the way racism has been embedded in the nation’s institutions, rather than simply doling out cash. The bill has gained nearly 50 co-sponsors so far. | Alex Edelmann/AFP/Getty [...]

Inside Trump’s hidden life on the golf course

Much remains unknown about Donald Trump’s golfing as president, in part because the White House has tightly shielded information about his outings and playing partners. | POLITICO Illustration/AP and Getty Images White House The [...]

Nielsen’s allies trying to rehab her image for life after Trump

Democrats and their liberal allies plan to continue making Kirstjen Nielsen the face of what they view as one of the most outrageous periods of the Trump presidency. | Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images White House Liberal activists say she [...]

Dakar Dispatch: On Dakar’s Streets, Working Out Is a Way of Life. Pollution Is Spoiling the Rush.

DAKAR, Senegal — They sprint. They sweat. They squat to the ground and bounce backward. They sit side-by-side and lock arms for group situps. They dig trenches in the sand for stability, to get more out of each push up. And, then, [...]

Huawei Executive’s Life in Detention Seems Luxurious to Some Canadians

Those who offered collateral to facilitate her bail reflected the city, where pedestrians with yoga mats can be seen walking and residents talk obsessively about property: They included a part-time yoga instructor and the realtor who [...]

‘I know where I came from’: Sanders outlines life story at campaign kickoff rally

Sen. Bernie Sanders speaks during a rally to kick off his 2020 U.S. presidential campaign in Brooklyn, the New York City borough where Sanders grew up in a rent-controlled apartment. “I know where I came from,” he said. “And [...]

Mueller slams Manafort’s ‘deceit,’ suggests sentence that could amount to life in prison

Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort faces a pair of sentencing hearings in the coming weeks in Virginia and in Washington | Keith Lane/Getty Images Legal The former Trump campaign chairman faced charges for tax fraud, bank [...]

Bruce McArthur, Toronto Killer of 8, Gets Life in Case That Terrorized Gay Men

OTTAWA — Bruce McArthur, who pleaded guilty to eight murders that brought fear to Toronto’s gay community, was sentenced Friday to life with no chance of parole for 25 years. But as his court case came to a close, the motivation [...]