- On-air shooter threatened to make 'headlines,' showed anger
MONETA, Va. (AP) — On the day he was fired from a Virginia TV station, Vester Flanagan pressed a wooden cross into his boss' hand as two police officers walked him to the door. "You'll need this," he said.
- Memories, tears mark newscast a day after on-air shootings
ROANOKE, Va. (AP) — The colleagues of two journalists shot to death on live television returned to their morning show Thursday with memories, tears and a determination to carry on.
- Obama sees message of resilience on streets of New Orleans
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Visiting on tidy porch stoops and dining at a thriving corner eatery, President Barack Obama paid tribute to New Orleans on Thursday as an extraordinary example of renewal and resilience 10 years after the devastation of Hurricane Katrina.
- Virginia shootings make for tough media decisions
NEW YORK (AP) — In an era when anyone can go online and find video of terrorist beheadings, police shootings and other carnage, major news organizations applied their own standards to coverage of this week's killing of a TV news crew in Virginia and showed only carefully selected portions of the footage.
- The Latest: Jurors in prep school rape case go home for day
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — The latest on the trial of a former student at an elite prep school accused of raping a freshman as part of a tradition called Senior Salute (all times local):
- Ex-NBA star Darryl Dawkins, aka 'Chocolate Thunder' has died
Darryl Dawkins, whose board-shattering dunks earned him the moniker "Chocolate Thunder" and helped pave the way for breakaway rims, has died. He was 58.
- AP Exclusive: David Letterman struggling with love of racing
SONOMA, Calif. (AP) — This kind of list makes David Letterman sick to his stomach and question his love of auto racing.
- Greinke, Dodgers finish sweep of Reds with 1-0 win
CINCINNATI (AP) — One run on a double-play ball was the total sum for the Los Angeles Dodgers' hitters on Thursday.
- Spieth stumbles out of the blocks at Barclays
EDISON, N.J. (AP) — The start of the FedEx Cup playoffs brought out the worst score from Jordan Spieth in three months.
- Taking down Bolt is not easy, but a cameraman gives it a try
BEIJING (AP) — Only when the running stopped and the picture-taking began did Usain Bolt finally meet his match.