- Ex-cop arrested in sadistic crime spree from '70s and '80s
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A man once sworn to protect the public from crime was accused Wednesday of living a double life terrorizing suburban neighborhoods at night, becoming one of California's most feared serial killers and rapists in the 1970s and '80s before leaving a cold trail that baffled investigators for more than three decades.
- Memo: VA pick Jackson said to have crashed car while drunk
WASHINGTON (AP) — Dr. Ronny Jackson had a pattern of recklessly prescribing drugs and drunken behavior, including crashing a government vehicle while intoxicated and doling out a large supply of a prescription opioid to a White House military staff member, according to a summary of accusations compiled by Democratic staff on the committee considering his nomination as Veterans Affairs secretary.
- 10 Things to Know for Thursday
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Thursday:
- The Latest: Cosby jury ends Day 1 without a verdict
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) — The Latest on Bill Cosby's sexual assault retrial (all times local):
- Trump lawyer says he'll plead the Fifth in porn actress case
LOS ANGELES (AP) — President Donald Trump's personal attorney said Wednesday he will assert his constitutional right against self-incrimination in a civil case brought by a porn actress who said she had an affair with Trump.
- DeRozan scores 32 points, Raptors beat Wizards in Game 5
TORONTO (AP) — DeMar DeRozan scored 32 points, Kyle Lowry had 17 points and 10 assists and the Toronto Raptors beat the Washington Wizards 108-98 on Wednesday night in Game 5 of the first-round series.
- North Texas forecast: Drafty. And no one knows what's next
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Anyone who thinks the draft pundits and even some team general managers have no clue what will happen in Thursday's opening round of the draft should talk to the guys likely to get selected early.
- NCAA begins work of implementing complex basketball reforms
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The most difficult part of the NCAA's attempt to clean up college basketball begins now.
- Column: Don't bet on real reform in college athletics
Don't bother reading too deeply into the report of the latest NCAA commission on the mess that is big time college basketball.
- NBA great Ray Allen talks about being 'clutch,' new book
NBA great Ray Allen tells the "AP Sports Weekly" podcast that the players who step up to take the big shots in the playoffs do so because they refuse to be overwhelmed by the moment.