• Russian President Vladimir Putin, right, takes part in a match between former Russian ice hockey stars and students of the Sirius college for gifted children in the Black Sea resort of Sochi, Russia, Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2015.  (Mikhail Klimentyev/RIA-Novosti, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP)

    Putin takes part in hockey game against students in Russia

    MOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin may be nearing his 63rd birthday, but he can still beat a team of kids in hockey. With the help of some of Russia’s most formidable hockey veterans, that is.

  • In this photo taken Friday, Aug. 28, 2015, Hussein Al-Shamali, 20, from Idlib, Syria, shows his school identity card as he rests after crossing from Serbia to Roszke, Hungary. In his backpack, Hussein carries what he hopes is the key to his future: all the records of his learning. (AP Photo/Darko Bandic)

    A look at what migrants are carrying with them to Europe

    ROSZKE, Hungary (AP) — To survive days on end of walking and improvised camping in harsh weather, they must concentrate on essentials: pain medicine, foot powder and first aid, food and personal hygiene items. The savviest have smartphones with backup battery power and SIM cards that work in the countries they’re passing through. Otherwise, they can end up walking in circles without satellite navigation, particularly at night, when many travel to avoid police.

    Updated: 11:55 am

  • This is a Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013 file photo of Monaco's Anthony Martial of France as he reacts  during his French League One soccer match, in Monaco stadium against Ajaccio.  The French Football Federation said Monday  Aug. 31, 2015 that Martial, a 19-year-old forward who has been compared to France great Thierry Henry, was granted permission to leave France's national squad to sign a contract at Manchester United. (AP Photo/Lionel Cironneau, File)

    Martial signs for Man United, costliest ever teenager

    MANCHESTER, England (AP) — French forward Anthony Martial became the most expensive teenager in football history on Tuesday when he signed for Manchester United for a reported 36 million pounds ($55.5 million), in the latest deadline-day deal by the English club.

    Updated: 10:51 am

  • FILE -In this Aug. 22, 2015 file photo, backdropped by Sugar Loaf Mountain, athletes compete in the men's marathon swimming test event, ahead of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, off Copacabana Beach, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Rio's sewage-filled waters are more than just a health risk. For open-water swimmers at the Olympics next year on famous Copacabana Beach, avoiding the bacteria and viruses will become part of the race strategy and could determine who gets a medal, and who doesn't. (AP Photo/Leo Correa, File)

    Rio head vows to introduce viral testing in Olympic waters

    LONDON (AP) — Olympic organizers promised Tuesday to introduce viral testing in the polluted waters in Rio de Janeiro where about 1,400 athletes will compete in next year’s games.

    Updated: 4:05 pm

  • Fish carcasses litter the Jacarepagua lagoon shore in front of Olympic Park, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Saturday, Aug. 29, 2015. Thousands of tilapia, sea bass and mullets started washing up Friday. Brazilian environmentalist and biologist Mario Moscatelli says the fish most likely died because of insufficient oxygen due to pollutants and untreated human waste flowing into the lagoon from nearby condominiums and sprawling shantytowns. (AP Photo/Silvia Izquierdo)

    Sailor who fell ill after Rio regatta feeling better

    FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — A German sailor who fell ill after competing in a pre-Olympic test event in the filthy waters off Rio de Janeiro says he is recovering from his skin infections.

    Updated: 10:41 am

  • Correction: Great Escape anniversary story

    WARSAW, Poland (AP) — In a story from March 25, 2014, about a 1944 escape of Allied airmen from a Nazi prisoner camp, The Associated Press erroneously reported the nationality of one of the survivors. He was Dutch, not Danish.

  • Norway X Games to include winter, summer sports for 1st time

    OSLO, Norway (AP) — The X Games are heading to Oslo next year and, for the first time, will include both winter and summer sports.

  • Quotes from voters in this week’s AP Global Football 10

    LONDON (AP) — Quotes from voters in this week’s Associated Press Global Football 10:

  • Elisa Sednaoui, left, poses for photographers as she arrives at the Venice Lido, Italy, Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2015. Sednaoui will be the hostess of the 72nd edition of the Venice Film Festival from Sept. 2 through Sept. 12. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)

    From ‘Everest’ to Depp, highlights of the Venice Film fest

    VENICE, Italy (AP) — It’s a sure sign that summer’s over and the awards season is around the corner – the feast of fall film festivals.

    Updated: 1:36 pm

  • Cyclist Rogers gets 2004 Olympic bronze medal 11 years later

    LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — The IOC says Australian cyclist Michael Rogers has received his Olympic bronze medal 11 years after the Athens Games.