• In this Aug. 14, 2016 photo mare Emira is presented during the yearly Arabian Horse Auction "Pride of Poland" in Janow Podlaski, Poland. Irregularities surrounding the sale of Emira have fueled a political scandal in Poland that has cost one official his job, prompted calls for a criminal organization, and damaged the reputation of Poland's respected state Arabian breeding program. (AP Photo/Alik Keplicz)

    Mysterious sale at horse auction sparks scandal in Poland

    WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Anette Mattsson had bid 200,000 euros ($226,500) for a prized gray Arabian mare but soon stopped. With the price rising rapidly and no sign of other bidders, she sensed that something strange was going on at the annual Pride of Poland sale on Aug. 14.

  • In this May 19, 2013 file photo, Prince performs at the Billboard Music Awards at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. Several pills taken from Prince's estate in Paisley Park after his death were counterfeit drugs that actually contained fentanyl,a synthetic opioid 50 times more powerful than heroin, an official close to the investigation said Sunday, Aug. 21, 2016.   (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File)

    Official: Pills found at Prince’s estate contained fentanyl

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Some of the pills taken from Prince’s estate in Paisley Park after his death were counterfeit drugs that actually contained fentanyl — a synthetic opioid 50 times more powerful than heroin, an official close to the investigation said.

  • In this Sept. 7, 2013 file photo, members of the Tokyo 2020 delegation celebrate after Tokyo was awarded the 2020 Olympic Games during the 125th IOC session in Buenos Aires, Argentina. The next three Olympics are headed for relatively calmer ports of call in South Korea, Japan and China following the organizational drama surrounding the 2014 Winter Olympics in Russia and the just completed Summer Games in Brazil, but challenges remain, especially when it comes to finances and generating enthusiasm among home audiences. (AP Photo/Victor R. Caivano, File)

    After Rio, Olympics headed for Asian venues seen as safe

    BEIJING (AP) — For the Olympics, it’s so-long Rio, hello Asia.

  • Kevin Harvick, right, celebrates after winning a NASCAR Sprint Cup Series auto race with Bass Pro Shops founder John Morris, center, and Jeff Hall, manager of Bass Pro Shops of Bristol, Sunday, Aug. 21, 2016 in Bristol, Tenn. The race was delayed Saturday night due to severe weather. (AP Photo/Wade Payne)

    Kevin Harvick wins rain-delayed NASCAR race at Bristol

    BRISTOL, Tenn. (AP) — Kevin Harvick wasn’t worried about his poor qualifying at Bristol Motor Speedway. In fact, starting 24th gave Harvick exactly what he wanted to win at Bristol Motor Speedway.

  • This image released by Paramount Pictures shows Rodrigo Santoro portraying Jesus in a scene from "Ben-Hur." The big-budget remake of ‘Ben-Hur’ was trampled under a herd of holdovers and new releases at the box office, the latest casualty in a bruising summer for Hollywood. According to studio estimates Sunday, Aug. 21, 2016, the Paramount Pictures release, which cost about $100 million to make, debuted with just $11.4 million. (Philippe Antonello/Paramount Pictures via AP, File)

    ‘Ben-Hur’ crashes, ‘Suicide Squad’ stays on top for 3rd week

    NEW YORK (AP) — A big-budget remake of “Ben-Hur” was trampled under a herd of holdovers and new releases at the box office, the latest casualty in a bruising summer for Hollywood.

  • Lawmaker fighting ticket freeze-out in name of Springsteen

    TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Tens of thousands of fans will crowd into MetLife Stadium three times over the next week to watch Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band, some because they acted quickly enough to buy tickets at face value — and others because they were willing to pay more on the secondary market.

  • FILE- In this Feb. 10, 2013, file photo, Frank Ocean performs on stage at the 55th annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles. Ocean's 17-track album "Blonde" was released on Saturday, Aug. 20, 2016, on Apple Music , one day after the R&B singer released a 45-minute "visual album" on the streaming service. (Photo by John Shearer/Invision/AP, File)

    Frank Ocean debuts ‘Blonde,’ his 1st album in 4 years

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — The wait for Frank Ocean’s latest album is finally over.

  • Boston Red Sox's David Ortiz celebrates with Mookie Betts (50) after hitting a two-run home run against the Detroit Tigers during the fifth inning of a baseball game Saturday, Aug. 20, 2016, in Detroit. (AP Photo/Duane Burleson)

    Ortiz homers after being honored to lead Red Sox past Tigers

    DETROIT (AP) — The Detroit Tigers honored David Ortiz with a pregame ceremony that included two of his closest friends in baseball.

  • People who could not get a ticket gather in Springer Market square to listen to the Tragically Hip in downtown Kingston, Ontario, Saturday, Aug. 20, 2016. The Tragically Hip mixed fan favorites, newer songs and some politics on Saturday night during the final show of their "Man Machine Poem" tour. (Lars Hagberg/The Canadian Press via AP)

    Canadian rock band The Tragically Hip holds final show

    KINGSTON, Ontario (AP) — A delirious sold-out crowd and countless Canadians on live TV watched the final concert by rock band The Tragically Hip, whose lead singer and songwriter Gord Downie has been diagnosed with terminal brain cancer.

  • Canadian rock band The Tragically Hip holds final show

    TORONTO (AP) — Canadians are watching the final concert by their rock band The Tragically Hip, whose lead singer and songwriter Gord Downie has been diagnosed with terminal brain cancer.