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KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — On a big day for Qatar at the Asian soccer elections, the 2022 World Cup host regained a seat on FIFA's ruling committee and saw defeats for candidates from its regional rivals which are boycotting Doha and want the tournament shared with other...Read more

AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — Tucked away on the far end of Augusta National is the toughest par 4 on the front nine.

For this Masters, it has become a little tougher.

The fifth hole, a slight dogleg to the left, was untouched for 30 years...Read more

A look at where things stand in the NBA playoff picture, with five days remaining in the regular season:


The Orlando Magic won 20 of their first 51 games.

They've won 20 of their 29 games...Read more

A look at what's a happening around the majors today:


Cody Bellinger and the Los Angeles Dodgers are on a home run rampage, hitting a whopping 21 in their first eight games — that's the second-most in major league...Read more

DENVER (AP) — Two years after the U.S. Defense Department thwarted his plans of going straight from the Air Force Academy to the NFL, Falcons all-time leading receiver Jalen Robinette is determined to turn that detour into a dream delayed, not dashed.

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PITTSBURGH (AP) — Erik Gudbranson didn't want to be "that guy," the one who whooped it up after the Pittsburgh Penguins locked down a playoff spot for the 13th straight year with a win over the Detroit Red Wings on Thursday night.

The veteran defenseman...Read more

AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — Moments after Marta Perez teed off in a practice round unlike any other, she ventured to the right of the 10th fairway at Augusta National to see where Bubba Watson hit that 40-yard hook with a sand wedge in 2012 that won the Masters....Read more

AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — A capsule look at 15 top contenders for the Masters, to be played April 11-14 (listed in predicted order of finish):


Age: 30.

Country: United States.

World...Read more

The race for the title isn't the only issue likely to go down to the wire in the Premier League this season.

Below Manchester City and Liverpool, there are four big teams chasing the final two qualification spots for next season's Champions League. They...Read more

AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — Francesco Molinari learned on the eve of his first appearance at the Masters this major was different from the others.

He was at Augusta National in 2006, not to play but as the caddie for older brother Edoardo, the U.S. Amateur...Read more