• Manchester United's Wayne Rooney gestures after scoring a goal during the Champions League play-off round, second leg soccer match at  the Jan Breydel Stadium in Brugge, Belgium on Wednesday Aug. 26, 2015. (AP Photo/Laurent Dubrule)

    Man United back in Champions League, Rooney scoring again

    MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Manchester United had double reason to celebrate on Wednesday — the team is back in the Champions League group stage and star striker Wayne Rooney is scoring again.

  • Platini’s credentials as reformer questioned by FIFA rival

    LONDON (AP) — As Michel Platini prepares to reveal his FIFA presidential vision, a rival contender is launching his campaign by questioning the UEFA leader’s long-standing association with Sepp Blatter and his credentials to reform the scandal-tainted governing body.

  • In this Oct. 2, 2013 file photo, English tenor Alfie Boe arrives for the Classic BRIT Awards in London. Boe takes over the part of Prisoner 24601 from Ramin Karimloo in "Les Miserables" on Broadway on Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2015.  (Photo by Joel Ryan/Invision/AP, File)

    Opera star Alfie Boe goes into ‘special role’ on Broadway

    NEW YORK (AP) — That familiar feeling of being hunted has returned for Alfie Boe: He’s about to be Broadway’s latest Jean Valjean.