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S. Africa Elite Police Squad Probes FIFA Bribe Allegations

South Africa's elite Hawks police unit has opened a preliminary investigation into the involvement of local officials in the payment of what U.S. prosecutors call a $10 million bribe to a FIFA executive to secure the 2010 World Cup. South African sports officials have acknowledged authorizing the payment $10 million to Jack Warner, former head of soccer in the Caribbean and North and Central America, but say the money was a donation for development projects, and not a bribe. Warner...

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