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Defeated U.S. Senate candidate Moore files legal challenge over loss

Dec 28, 2017 - 5:19 PM

Christian conservative Roy Moore submits his complaint a day before state officials are due to certify the result

ENDORSED BY TRUMP. In this file photo, Republican candidate for U.S. Senate Judge Roy Moore speaks as his wife Kayla Moore looks on during a news conference with supporters and faith leaders, November 16, 2017 in Birmingham, Alabama. Drew Angerer/Getty Images

Trump faces consequences of Alabama election upset

Dec 14, 2017 - 8:04 AM

Some in Trump's inner circle now wonder whether Alabama shows the limits of his approach: If it does not work in deep red Alabama, where can it work?

STILL 'MAGA' Supporters of Republican senatorial candidate Roy Moore watch for results at an election night party in Montgomery, Alabama, on December 12, 2017. Jim Watson/AFP

Alabama Democrat in shock U.S. Senate win over Trump-backed Republican

Dec 13, 2017 - 11:36 AM

(UPDATED) It marks a bitter blow to the president in one of the reddest of deep South states, and hands opposition Democrats a cherished Senate seat

WINNER. Democratic senatorial candidate Doug Jones prepares to greet voters outside of a polling station at the Bessemer Civic Center on December 12, 2017 in Bessemer, Alabama. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images/AFP

Alabama chooses a senator in test for scandal-buffeted Republicans

Dec 12, 2017 - 7:31 PM

US President Donald Trump has made the special election a test of his brand of populism

STILL FOR MOORE. People attend a campaign rally for Republican Senatorial candidate Roy Moore at Jordan's Activity Barn on December 11, 2017 in Midland City, Alabama. Joe Raedle/Getty Images/AFP

Alabama votes after vicious contest dogged by claims against candidate

Dec 11, 2017 - 8:30 AM

For the people of Alabama this week's special election isn't quite that simple

SUPPORT. A sign is held up as people attend a campaign rally for Republican Senatorial candidate Roy Moore at Oak Hollow Farm on December 5, 2017 in Fairhope, Alabama. Joe Raedle/Getty Images/AFP

Trump endorses accused child molester Moore for U.S. Senate

Dec 04, 2017 - 9:39 PM

(UPDATED) The Alabama race, which is being held to replace Jeff Sessions, who Trump named US attorney general, has national repercussions because Republicans hold a slim 52-48 majority in the Senate

ENDORSED BY TRUMP. In this file photo, Republican candidate for U.S. Senate Judge Roy Moore speaks as his wife Kayla Moore looks on during a news conference with supporters and faith leaders, November 16, 2017 in Birmingham, Alabama. Drew Angerer/Getty Images

Franken 'sorry' as U.S. Congress targets harassment

Nov 28, 2017 - 7:07 AM

(UPDATED) The US Congress returns to Washington after the Thanksgiving break determined to tackle sexual harassment within its ranks, following a string of allegations targeting sitting lawmakers

REGRET. Sen. Al Franken, (D-MN) speaks to the media after returning back to work in the Senate on Capitol Hill on November 27, 2017 in Washington, DC. Mark Wilson/Getty Images/AFP

Trump again backs alleged harasser, Democrat gives up key post

Nov 27, 2017 - 6:32 AM

US President Donald Trump redoubles his support for embattled Senate candidate Roy Moore, ignoring the sexual harassment allegations plaguing the ex-Alabama judge's campaign

NOT QUITTING. In this file photo, Republican candidate for U.S. Senate Judge Roy Moore speaks as his wife Kayla Moore looks on during a news conference with supporters and faith leaders, November 16, 2017 in Birmingham, Alabama. Drew Angerer/Getty Images

Two more women accuse U.S. Senate hopeful of impropriety – report

Nov 16, 2017 - 9:08 AM

But the Alabama politician gives no sign of dropping out of the race as his campaign denies assault allegations

FACING TROUBLE. Republican candidate for U.S. Senate Judge Roy Moore speaks during a campaign event at the Walker Springs Road Baptist Church on November 14, 2017 in Jackson, Alabama. Jonathan Bachman/Getty Images/AFP

Fifth woman accuses US Republican candidate of sexual misconduct

Nov 14, 2017 - 12:12 PM

Beverly Young Nelson claims Roy Moore sexually assaulted her when she was a 16-year-old waitress and he was a county district attorney twice her age around January 1978

BEVERLY YOUNG NELSON. Attorney Gloria Allred (R) listens as Beverly Young Nelson speaks during a press conference on November 13, 2017, in New York, alleging that Roy Moore sexually assaulted Nelson when she was a minor in Alabama without her consent. Photo by Eduardo Munoz Alvarez/AFP

Republican candidate Roy Moore denies sexual misconduct allegations

Nov 11, 2017 - 9:51 AM

The issue has reverberated through Washington weeks ahead of a special US Senate election in Alabama

EMBATTLED. In this file photo, Roy Moore, GOP Senate candidate and former chief justice on the Alabama Supreme Court, speaks during the annual Family Research Council's Values Voter Summit at the Omni Shorham Hotel on October 13, 2017 in Washington, DC. Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images/AFP

Trump-backed Republican defeated in US Senate runoff

Sep 27, 2017 - 10:04 AM

(UPDATED) The result is an embarrassing setback for Trump that highlights the deep divisions within his party and raises questions about its future direction as the GOP heads toward mid-term elections in 2018

GOP WINNER. Republican candidate for the U.S. Senate in Alabama, Roy Moore, greets guests after arriving at an election-night rally on September 26, 2017 in Montgomery, Alabama. Scott Olson/Getty Images/AFP

Payatas FC set to unveil a Futsal Court Of Dreams

Jan 07, 2016 - 3:52 PM

The Fairplay for All Foundation s upcoming 5 a side court aims to use football to transform the lives of urban poor

PH girls bow to Brazil in Street Child World Cup finals

Apr 07, 2014 - 2:55 AM

The Philippine girl team lost 1 0 to host country Brazil in the Street Child World Cup but earned a lot of respect in the process

STILL WINNING. Roy Moore and the PH girls fell short 1-nil but still have bright futures ahead. Photo from press release

PH girls rise from bottom to Street Child World Cup finals

Apr 06, 2014 - 6:26 AM

They come from the most vulnerable segments of society but the Philippine girls team has captured the hearts of their nation heading into the finals of the Street Child World Cup

Crystal and Agot celebrating their victory over South Africa. Photo from press release

PH boys edge Nicaragua, succumb to Burundi in Street Child World Cup

Apr 02, 2014 - 3:35 PM

The Philippine boys’ squad eked out contrasting results on opening day winning their first match against Nicaragua 1 0 only to drop a 0 4 game to Burundi in the afternoon in the 2014 Street Child World Cup

TOP OF THE WORLD. Team Philippines' boys club poses at the Street Child World Cup in Brazil. Photo from press release

Off the streets, these children dream of playing football in Rio

Feb 11, 2014 - 7:48 PM

They ve come a long way from the city s streets but they still have a longer way to go on the road to the Street Child World Cup in Rio

ONE GOAL. Some of the street-children-turned-football-players who are hoping to become part of the Philippine team competing in Rio. All photos from Play For All Foundation

Payatas FC celebrates one year

Feb 26, 2012 - 2:46 PM

A new drop in center for the children of Payatas opens 365 days after their football club was formed

AZKALS ASSIST. Azkals players Lexton Moy and Nate Burkey help hand awards to the children of Payatas FC. February 26, 2012. Natashya Gutierrez.