• Correction: France-Michelin Mistake story

    BOURGES, France (AP) — In a story Feb. 22 about a restaurant mistakenly given a Michelin star, The Associated Press misspelled its name. The restaurant’s name is “Le Bouche a Oreille,” and not “Le Bouche a Oreilles.”

  • Eric Guay fastest in downhill training, Hannes Reichelt 2nd

    KVITFJELL, Norway (AP) — Eric Guay posted the fastest time in World Cup downhill training on Thursday.

  • Jack Sock waits out rain, advances at Delray Beach

    DELRAY BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Jack Sock beat Guillermo Garcia-Lopez of Spain 6-4, 6-1 on Wednesday night in a rain-delayed match to reach the Delray Beach Open quarterfinals.

  • Leicester’s Vardy ends goal drought in 2-1 loss at Sevilla

    SEVILLE, Spain (AP) — Sevilla was unable to capitalize on its dominant performance in a 2-1 Champions League win over Leicester on Wednesday as Jamie Vardy scored a crucial goal — his first of the year — to keep the English champions alive in the Round of 16.

  • Madrid wastes chance to extend lead after losing at Valencia

    MADRID (AP) — Real Madrid failed to recover from the shock of conceding two goals in the first 10 minutes on Wednesday, losing 2-1 to Valencia and wasting a chance to increase its Spanish league lead.

  • Former UEFA boss Platini attends 1st game since suspension

    SAINT-ETIENNE, France (AP) — Former UEFA president Michel Platini has returned to a soccer stadium for the first time since being handed a four-year suspension in 2016.

  • Mass slaughter in Brazil prison exposes gang war over drugs

    MANAUS, Brazil (AP) — Shortly after midnight on New Year’s Eve, hundreds of inmates watched from a Manaus prison yard as the sky lit up with fireworks, paid for by the gangs that dominate the jail system.

  • 7 Earth-size worlds found orbiting star; could hold life

    CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — For the first time ever, astronomers have discovered seven Earth-size planets orbiting a nearby star — and these new worlds could hold life.

  • David Douillet running for French Olympic committee top job

    PARIS (AP) — Former Olympic judo champion David Douillet will run for the French Olympic committee presidency later this year.

  • Iraqi suicide bomber was ex-Gitmo detainee

    LONDON (AP) — A suicide bomber who attacked a military base in Iraq this week was a former Guantanamo Bay detainee freed in 2004 after Britain lobbied for his release, raising questions about the ability of security services to track the whereabouts of potential terrorists.