• Keen Ice (7), with Javier Castellano, moves past Triple Crown winner American Pharoah, with Victor Espinoza, to win the Travers Stakes horse race at Saratoga Race Course in Saratoga Springs, N.Y., Saturday, Aug. 29, 2015. (AP Photo/Hans Pennink)

    Spa Stunner! American Pharoah loses in Travers to Keen Ice

    SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. (AP) — The day after American Pharoah won the Belmont Stakes and became the first Triple Crown winner in 37 years, trainer Bob Baffert already was leery of Saratoga in the summer.

  • Participants in the Philly Naked Bike Ride paint each other before riding in Philadelphia on Saturday, Aug. 29, 2015. Thousands in various stages of undress have pedaled their way around the city to promote fuel conservation and positive body image. (Serge Levin/Metro via AP)

    Naked, body-painted bicyclists ride through Philadelphia

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Thousands of bicyclists in various stages of undress have pedaled their way around the city to promote fuel conservation and positive body image.

  • In this Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2015 photo, Joe Lewandowski announces the total sales of Atari games dug up in a landfill last year during a meeting with Alamogordo city commissioners in Alamogordo, N.M. The Alamogordo Daily News reports that an estimated 850 games that sold on eBay over the last several months brought in close to $108,000. (Jaqueline Devine/Alamogordo Daily News via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT

    Sales of unearthed Atari games total more than $100,000

    ALAMOGORDO, N.M. (AP) — A cache of Atari game cartridges dug up in a New Mexico landfill last year has generated more than $100,000 in sales over the last several months.

  • Naked Hindu holy men prepare to bath in the Godavari River during Kumbh Mela, or Pitcher Festival, at Trimbakeshwar in Nasik, India, Saturday, Aug. 29, 2015. Hindus believe taking a dip in the waters of a holy river during the festival, will cleanse them of their sins.  According to Hindu mythology, the Kumbh Mela celebrates the victory of gods over demons in a furious battle over a nectar that would give them immortality. (AP Photo/Rajanish Kakade)

    AP PHOTOS: Hindu holy men lead bath rituals in Indian river

    NASIK, India (AP) — Brass bands played and people passed out fruit and cookies as hundreds of thousands of Hindu holy men and believers plunged into the Godavari River to wash away their sins on the first “royal” day of bathing at one of the world’s largest religious gatherings.

  • Deer hunters can win chance to hunt Platte River valley

    LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska deer hunters can enter a lottery to win the chance to hunt in the Central Platte River Valley this fall.

  • Tulane to host 2016 Southland Bowling League Championships

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) — In just its second season in the Southland Bowling League Conference, Tulane’s bid to host the league’s 2015-16 championship has been accepted.

  • In this Aug. 7, 2015, photo scientist Oliver Grah measures the velocity of a stream of glacier melt stemming from Sholes Glacier in one of Mount Baker's slopes in Mount Baker, Wash. Glaciers on Mount Baker and other mountains in the North Cascades are thinning and retreating. (AP Photo/Manuel Valdes)

    Scientists, tribe study shrinking Washington state glacier

    MOUNT BAKER, Wash. (AP) — Mauri Pelto digs his crampons into the steep icy slope on Mount Baker in Washington state and watches as streams of water cascade off the thick mass of bare, bluish ice. Every 20 yards, the water carves vertical channels in the face of the glacier as it rushes downstream.

  • In this Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2015, photo, a Hindu devotee performs a holy dip in the Godavari River during Kumbh Mela, or Pitcher Festival, in Nasik, India. Water is central to many religions: Christians perform baptisms, Orthodox Jews seek ritual purity in mikvah baths, Muslims wash themselves before prayer. To the millions of Hindus expected at the Kumbh Mela festival, held this year along the Godavari, touching that water, which is far from the cleanest you could find, is reverential. (AP Photo/Bernat Armangue)

    India’s polluted waters cleanse spirits at Hindu festival

    NASIK, India (AP) — It’s just water, and far from the cleanest you could find. Raw sewage often flows in the Godavari River, bringing with it high bacteria levels. Residue from sand mining can cloud the water. Farm pesticides leech through the soil.

  • A capacity crowd attended the New Mexico Department of Game and Fish Commission meeting to give public comments concerning the commissioner vote Thursday, Aug. 27, 2015 at the Santa Fe Community College in Santa Fe, N.M.  The New Mexico Game Commission has approved new hunting limits for bears and cougars around the state despite the protests of environmental groups.  (Clyde Mueller/Santa Fe New Mexican via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT

    New Mexico considers easing hunt limits on bears, cougars

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — The New Mexico Game Commission on Thursday approved new rules that will clear the way for expanded hunting and trapping of bears and cougars around the state.

  • This image provided by Konami shows a scene from the video game, “Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain.” (Konami via AP)

    Review: ‘Metal Gear Solid V’ a technical, tactical marvel

    In an early mission in “Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain” (Konami, for the PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One, PC, $59.99), the player is tasked with assassinating a corrupt colonel who’s up to no good. While such a chore is standard fare for a video game, “Phantom Pain” provides dozens of ways to off the military leader.