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FIFA Scandal: Obama Urges Integrity in Soccer

President Barack Obama weighed in on the deepening corruption scandal involving world soccer's governing body Monday, saying it was essential that the sport's integrity be ensured. U.S. prosecutors last month unveiled indictments that painted a picture of endemic corruption and bribery among some officials at FIFA, the Swiss-based organization that runs soccer tournaments around the world. That includes the quadrennial World Cup, by many accounts the most-watched sporting event in...

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