• PwC’s hard-won reputation under threat after Oscars mistake

    LONDON (AP) — For 82 years, accounting and consulting firm PwC has enjoyed a reputational boon from handling the balloting process at the Academy Awards.

  • Farah says linking him with ‘drug misuse’ claims upsetting

    LONDON (AP) — Quadruple Olympic champion Mo Farah maintained Sunday that he has always competed cleanly and never broken anti-doping rules, countering any association with “allegations of drug misuse.”

  • Sexton’s boot again helps Irish down France 19-9 in Dublin

    DUBLIN (AP) — Aided by roaring Dublin fans and drizzling Irish rain, another perfect goalkicking effort by Jonathan Sexton led Ireland over France 19-9 in an often sloppy Six Nations rugby match on Saturday.

  • West Brom sends Bournemouth sliding toward relegation zone

    WEST BROMWICH, England (AP) — West Bromwich Albion is exceeding expectations and remains a surprise contender for European qualification after sending Bournemouth sliding toward the Premier League relegation zone with a 2-1 victory over the south-coast team on Saturday.

  • Leicester in relegation zone after results go against champs

    LONDON (AP) — Hours after fired coach Claudio Ranieri bid farewell to the Leicester players, the calamitous champions slipped into the English Premier League’s relegation zone.

  • AP NewsAlert

    LEICESTER, England (AP) — English champion Leicester fires manager Claudio Ranieri.

  • LA Galaxy’s reserve team to hold open tryouts in England

    CARSON, Calif. (AP) — The LA Galaxy’s reserve team will hold open tryouts in England this spring in an attempt to find overlooked talent for the Major League Soccer franchise.

  • Rooney says he’s staying at Man United

    MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney is going nowhere, for the time being at least.

  • Hamilton thrilled with feel of new Mercedes F1 car

    SILVERSTONE, England (AP) — With a new car beneath him and his biggest rival in retirement, Lewis Hamilton is ready to get back on the track.

  • Saints defy talent drain to make Wembley final a reality

    LONDON (AP) — Southampton is one win away from proving that a club can succeed despite losing a string of top players.