• Czech tourist Pavlina Pizova attends a press conference at a police station in Queenstown, New Zealand, Friday, Aug. 26, 2016. Pizova, whose partner fell to his death, survived a harrowing month in the frozen New Zealand wilderness before being rescued, police said. (James Allan/New Zealand Herald via AP)

    Tourist describes death, harrowing month in New Zealand bush

    WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Pavlina Pizova says she couldn’t free her partner after he slipped down an icy bank and became wedged between rocks and branches. After he died, she stayed with him through the freezing night.

  • Hawaii Rainbow Warriors' coach Nick Rolovich speaks to media during a training run at a field in Sydney, Australia, Friday, Aug. 26, 2016. The California Golden Bears will play Hawaii's Rainbow Warriors in the first college football game of the 2016 season at the College Football Sydney Cup on Saturday Aug. 27, 2016. (AP Photo/Rob Griffith)

    Time to get the college football season under way Down Under

    SYDNEY (AP) — Hawaii players sped through early-morning drills with traditional island music emanating from a single speaker in one of the end zones. Across town, California held a final, closed workout except for the curious eyes of a half-dozen or so Sydney police officers wondering what all the fuss was about.

  • Fiji rugby coach weighing offers after winning gold in Rio

    SUVA, Fiji (AP) — Fiji national rugby coach Ben Ryan says he is weighing almost 20 job offers that have poured in since he guided the country to its first-ever gold medal at the Rio de Janiero Olympics.

  • Cal Bears players practice during a training session at a field in Sydney Thursday, Aug. 25, 2016. Cal will play Hawaii in the first college football game of the 2016 season at the College Football Sydney Cup on Saturday, Aug. 27, 2016. (AP Photo/Rob Griffith)

    Sydney rain forces changes in Cal, Hawaii training schedules

    SYDNEY (AP) — Heavy rainfall in Sydney over 12 hours into early Thursday morning forced changes to the practice schedules for California and Hawaii just two days away from their college football season-opener at the Olympic stadium.

  • Canada's Brooke Henderson tees off on the 15th hole during the pro-am at the LPGA Canadian Open golf tournament in Calgary, Alberta, Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2016. (Jeff McIntosh/The Canadian Press via AP)

    Ko, Henderson set for Canadian Pacific Women’s Open

    PRIDDIS, Alberta (AP) — Brooke Henderson is the face of Canadian golf. Lydia Ko is a big hit, too — and every bit as comfortable.

  • Mexico's Jose Angel Leal delivers during the first inning of an International elimination baseball game against Australia at the Little League World Series tournament in South Williamsport, Pa., Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2016. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

    Angel Leal strikes out 10 of 11, Mexico beats Australia 10-0

    SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — Jose Angel Leal struck out 10 of 11 batters in 3 2/3 innings and Mexico eased past Australia 10-0 in four innings on Wednesday in an elimination game of the Little League World Series.

  • Australia pitcher Clayton Campbell delivers during the third inning of an international elimination baseball game against Curacao at the Little League World Series in South Williamsport, Pa., Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2016. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

    Clayton Campbell strikes out 14, Australia advances in LLWS

    SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — Clayton Campbell pitched a complete game and struck out 14 to help Australia beat Curacao 2-1 on Tuesday in an elimination game of the Little League World Series.

  • The California Golden Bears' head coach Sonny Dykes, right, and the Hawaii Rainbow Warriors' head coach Nick Rolovic, left, accept gifts of surfboards from New South Wales state Minister for Trade and Tourism, Stuart Ayres, in Sydney, Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2016, ahead of their opening college football game of the season in Sydney on Saturday. The game, with Cal designated as the home team, will be the first college football game played in Sydney and the first significant American football game played in Australia since 1999. (AP Photo/Rick Rycroft)

    Cal, Hawaii play tourists ahead of college football opener

    SYDNEY (AP) — With the usual touristy things — Opera House, Harbour Bridge and meeting mascot-sized koalas — out of the way, the California Golden Bears and Hawaii were set to continue their practice sessions in Australia on Wednesday ahead of the opening college football game of the season.

  • Ex-USOC boss Schiller stepping down from America’s Cup role

    SAN DIEGO (AP) — Harvey Schiller, a former executive director of the U.S. Olympic Committee, is stepping down as commercial commissioner of the America’s Cup.

  • Panama's Joaquin Tejada (12) celebrates with teammates after hitting a solo home run off Australia's Clayton Campbell during the second inning of an International pool play baseball game at the Little League World Series tournament in South Williamsport, Pa., Monday, Aug. 22, 2016. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

    Panama beats Australia 3-2 in LLWS on walk-off walk

    SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — Esmith Pineda and Carlos Gonzalez combined to strike out 14 and Jose Torres had a bases-loaded walk in the sixth inning to give Panama a 3-2 victory over Australia on Monday in the Little League World Series.