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Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo. (AP Photo/Francisco Seco)

Cristiano Ronaldo wins 5th Ballon d’Or

Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo has won the Ballon d'Or award as soccer's best player of the year for a record-equaling fifth time, moving him…

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File)

NFL commissioner signs 5-year extension

NEW YORK (AP) — Roger Goodell has signed a five-year contract extension to remain commissioner of the NFL through 2024. (more…)

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Azkals absorb stunning defeat

By Jonas Terrado The Philippine Azkals absorbed a stunning 1-0 loss to Timor-Leste Tuesday to end its campaign in the Chinese Taipei Football Association International…

Gonzalo Higuain (Ciro Fusco/ANSA via AP)

World Cup: Messi wants Higuain for Argentina

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina - Lionel Messi says that striker Gonzalo Higuain should be picked for Argentina's World Cup squad. Higuain lost his place to Inter…

Cristiano Ronaldo (Patrik STOLLARZ / AFP)

Ronaldo favored to win fifth Ballon d’Or

PARIS (AFP) – Cristiano Ronaldo looks set to match his great rival Lionel Messi on Thursday by claiming a fifth Ballon d'Or as recognition for…