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Ronaldo suspended 2 games for kicking Cordoba player

MADRID (AP) — Cristiano Ronaldo has been suspended from Real Madrid’s next two matches after his violent outburst in last weekend’s league game that included kicking an opponent.

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Luis Figo enters FIFA presidential race against Blatter

In this Friday, June 30, 2006 file photo, Portugal's national soccer player Luis Figo eyes the ball during a training session in Marienfeld, Germany. Luis Figo said in an interview on Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015 that he wants to become FIFA president and has the nominations needed to be an official candidate against Sepp Blatter. (AP Photo/Paulo Duarte, File)

GENEVA (AP) — Luis Figo wants to be FIFA president and claims he has the nominations needed for official challenge against Sepp Blatter.

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Spain: Cervantes searchers find casket with his initials

In this photo taken on Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015 and provided by Aranzadi Science Society, the initials "M.C" are seen on a plank of a coffin found on unidentified graves in the chapel’s crypt of the closed order Convent of the Barefoot Trinitarians in Madrid's historic Barrio de las Letras, or Literary Quarter. Experts searching for the remains of Miguel de Cervantes, the author of  'Don Quixote'  who was buried in 1616 at the Convent but the exact whereabouts of his grave are unknown, have found a casket bearing the initials “M.C.” with bones inside it in crypt underneath a cloistered convent. Archeologists say they made the find over the weekend after excavations to solve the centuries-old mystery of where the great Spanish writer was laid to rest. (AP Photo/Aranzadi Science Society)

MADRID (AP) — Experts searching for the remains of Miguel de Cervantes said Monday that they found wooden fragments of a casket bearing the initials “M.C.” with bones in and around them in a crypt underneath the chapel of a cloistered convent in Madrid.

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