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From The42 Tennis rocked again as umpires banned on corruption charges - reports Plot Thickens

Tennis rocked again as umpires banned on corruption charges - reports

Scrutiny is increasing on the sport and its senior officials.

From The42 Under-pressure Seb Coe urges athletes to come forward with corruption claims Scandal

Under-pressure Seb Coe urges athletes to come forward with corruption claims

Athletes must come forward to make claims about corruption to help restore trust in athletics, says IAAF president Seb Coe.

From The42 The clear-out continues as Fifa sacks secretary general FIFA

The clear-out continues as Fifa sacks secretary general

Jerome Valcke has been dismissed with immediate effect following allegations of corruption.

From The42 'I will fight to clear my name' - banned Platini disgusted with decision On A Mission

'I will fight to clear my name' - banned Platini disgusted with decision

Frenchman is also still planning to run for FIFA presidency in February.

From The42 Invincible no more - Blatter's fall from grace Power Struggle

Invincible no more - Blatter's fall from grace

The 79-year-old is no stranger to scandal but he appears to be fighting a losing battle.

From The42 Blatter says 'sorry' to Fifa after he and Platini hit with eight-year bans Scandal This post contains videos

Blatter says 'sorry' to Fifa after he and Platini hit with eight-year bans

Both men will appeal the ruling while Blatter says he hopes to be back in charge of FIFA by February.

From TheJournal.ie The Volkswagen emissions scandal has spread to even more cars Nitrogen Oxide

The Volkswagen emissions scandal has spread to even more cars

Now Porsche is involved.

From The42 Germany FA slams 'baseless' World Cup bribery allegations Scandal

Germany FA slams 'baseless' World Cup bribery allegations

After a report of alleged bribery in the voting process for the 2006 World Cup, the German Football Federation has threatened legal action.

From TheJournal.ie Elderly man accuses Alabama mayor of sleeping with his wife, beats him with baseball bat Scandal

Elderly man accuses Alabama mayor of sleeping with his wife, beats him with baseball bat

Mayor Larry Barton was previously convicted of cashing $5,000 worth of checks made out to a fake tree surgeon.

From TheJournal.ie "Not clean": The Fifa corruption investigation has spread to Australia Down Under

"Not clean": The Fifa corruption investigation has spread to Australia

Australian police say they are looking into corruption claims around the country’s failed 2022 World Cup bid.

From The42 The dramatic rise and fall of Sepp Blatter Tick Tock

The dramatic rise and fall of Sepp Blatter

We look back at one of the most intriguing weeks in world football.

Fifa whistleblower Blazer took bribes to favour World Cups in France and South Africa

The bids were successful for the 1998 and 2010 tournaments.

From The42 Sepp Blatter resigns as Fifa president Gone

Sepp Blatter resigns as Fifa president

Blatter was only re-elected to the role last week.

From The42 Getting rid of Blatter not enough to eradicate Fifa's problems Opinion

Getting rid of Blatter not enough to eradicate Fifa's problems

The 79-year-old was elected for a fifth term as president at Fifa Congress today.

From The42 Galatasaray and Wesley Sneijder have become embroiled in a match-fixing controversy Scandal

Galatasaray and Wesley Sneijder have become embroiled in a match-fixing controversy

Genclerbirligi’s president has denied the accusations levelled at the club.

6 times things got real heated on Adrian Kennedy's call-in show

When things get too real.

From The42 Ireland's Andy Keogh is at the centre of salary-cap scandal in Australia Scandal

Ireland's Andy Keogh is at the centre of salary-cap scandal in Australia

Perth Glory are alleged to have made cash payments to the player’s family

From TheJournal.ie 'A true master of deception': Horsemeat trader jailed in Netherlands Beef Scandal

'A true master of deception': Horsemeat trader jailed in Netherlands

Willy Selten has protested his innocence.

Here's why everyone's talking about Kerry Washington's powerful speech on equality

If only every awards speech was this compelling.

From TheJournal.ie Rebekah Brooks 'to head up Storyful in News Corp return' Rehired

Rebekah Brooks 'to head up Storyful in News Corp return'

The former editor of the Sun and the News of the World was acquitted on hacking charges last year.

From TheJournal.ie Police raid HSBC offices in money-laundering probe Swiss Leaks

Police raid HSBC offices in money-laundering probe

It comes after allegations that the bank helped wealthy clients evade taxes.

From TheJournal.ie Sex, drugs and spies: the Profumo Affair had it all Scandal

Sex, drugs and spies: the Profumo Affair had it all

This week marks the 50th anniversary of the lie that toppled Harold Macmillan’s government in 1963.

From TheJournal.ie UK police: We believe witness who says an MP murdered a boy during an "abuse party" Operation Midland

UK police: We believe witness who says an MP murdered a boy during an "abuse party"

Police say it is “credible” that members of a ‘VIP paedophile ring’ murdered three boys between 1975 and 1984.

From The42 Donegal SFC row continues as GAA say Ulster committee must hear Naomh Conaill appeal Scandal

Donegal SFC row continues as GAA say Ulster committee must hear Naomh Conaill appeal

Naomh Conaill are contesting a late score from an ineligible player in their semi-final loss to Glenswilly.

From The42 Patston reveals distress over Beale texting affair Scandal

Patston reveals distress over Beale texting affair

‘I’m alive but there have been times I haven’t wanted to be here,’ Di Patson said.

Grey's Anatomy creator shuts down critic of 'gay scenes' in her shows

Don’t tell Shonda Rhimes that the ‘gay scenes’ in her shows are ‘too much’.

From The42 Former NFL MVP Adrian Peterson indicted for child abuse Scandal

Former NFL MVP Adrian Peterson indicted for child abuse

Peterson allegedly hit his son with a tree branch.

From TheJournal.ie New phone leaks show Sarkozy "offered plum job to judge" Un Scandale

New phone leaks show Sarkozy "offered plum job to judge"

The former French president was charged two weeks ago with corruption and influence peddling in a case related to his 2007 campaign.

From TheJournal.ie Aiken: 'The complete misrepresentation of Garth Brooks is scandalous' And The Thunder Rolls

Aiken: 'The complete misrepresentation of Garth Brooks is scandalous'

Aiken Promotions welcomed the decision of the city council to support the motion to ask the city manager to reconsider.

From TheJournal.ie Opinion: Rob Ford's mysterious popularity – why Canada’s most scandalous citizen is the new Bill Clinton Scandal

Opinion: Rob Ford's mysterious popularity – why Canada’s most scandalous citizen is the new Bill Clinton

Clinton’s dalliance with an intern now looks dull in comparison with the Toronto Mayor’s behaviour, but the dynamics of the two scandals have deeply polarised electorates in similar ways.

From TheJournal.ie Ireland treats children seeking asylum as 'second class citizens' Scandal

Ireland treats children seeking asylum as 'second class citizens'

The Special Rapporteur on Child Protection today made comparisons between asylum centres and mother and baby homes and asked why we’re not right outraged now, when it’s happening.

From TheJournal.ie The report into the CRC says it only set up its side charity to get more money from the HSE Scandal

The report into the CRC says it only set up its side charity to get more money from the HSE

The investigation into the CRC’s finances says that it now has solid systems of financial control in place.

From TheJournal.ie Bus Éireann: Whistleblower's corruption claims are not backed up by evidence Bribery

Bus Éireann: Whistleblower's corruption claims are not backed up by evidence

A former contractor claims he lost out on a school bus contract because he refused to contribute to a senior staff member’s “cash holiday fund”.

From The42 Custard creams, ROG's handwriting and Burkina Faso; It’s the week in comments Best Bits

Custard creams, ROG's handwriting and Burkina Faso; It’s the week in comments

President Higgins’ support for England wasn’t backed up, while the law was laid out to Tim Sherwood.

From TheJournal.ie Brooks cleared on charge of paying for photo of Prince William in a bikini No Strings

Brooks cleared on charge of paying for photo of Prince William in a bikini

The photo was taken at a 007-themed party that the prince was attending with Kate Middleton in 2006.

From The42 Miami Dolphins bullying: Richie Incognito apologises for behaviour NFL

Miami Dolphins bullying: Richie Incognito apologises for behaviour

The offensive lineman says he acted like a big baby.

From TheJournal.ie Hollande to face media for first time since start of affair controversy Scandal

Hollande to face media for first time since start of affair controversy

The French president’s private life was thrust into the spotlight last week by media allegations he was having an affair with actress Julie Gayet.

From The42 Wenger fears football may never be rid of match-fixing Scandal

Wenger fears football may never be rid of match-fixing

The Arsenal manager did add that he believes the English game is ‘completely clean’ though.

From The42 Ronnie O'Sullivan: 'Many more players throw snooker matches' Scandal

Ronnie O'Sullivan: 'Many more players throw snooker matches'

Comments come as Stephen Lee faces a lifetime ban from the sport.