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  • The Latest on TV shooting: AG joins hundreds for vigil

    ROANOKE, Va. (AP) — The latest on the on-air killing of two TV station employees in Virginia (all times local): 9:15 p.m. Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring joined several hundred Roanoke-area residents Thursday night at…

  • Virginia shootings make for tough media decisions

    NEW YORK (AP) — In an era when anyone can go online and find video of extremist beheadings, police shootings and other carnage, major news organizations applied their own standards to coverage of this week’s…

  • AP News in Brief at 9:58 p.m. EDT

    The Latest on TV shooting: AG: We need to quit thinking we can walk away from these tragedies ROANOKE, Va. (AP) — The latest on the on-air killing of two TV station employees in Virginia…

  • Anchor’s shock at live TV slayings shifts to poise, strength

    ROANOKE, Va. (AP) — The wide-eyed, open-mouthed look of shock on the face of WDBJ-TV anchor Kim McBroom was seen worldwide after her two co-workers were fatally shot on live television. But as her grieving…

  • PM Prep-Segue

    SLAIN TV CREW MEMBERS MOURNED MONETA, Va. (AP) — One day after seeing two of their colleagues gunned down on the air, staffers of the WDBJ-TV “Mornin'” show came together to remember — and mourn—…

  • ‘We Are Your Friends’ director schooled by MTV’s ‘Catfish’

    NEW YORK (AP) — Fans of MTV’s “Catfish: The TV Show” may notice something familiar in the new film “We Are Your Friends.” The movie, out Friday, is the feature directorial debut of Max Joseph,…

  • Bush campaign raffling off ticket to Colbert debut

    NEW YORK (AP) — Jeb Bush isn’t just going to be a guest on Stephen Colbert’s late-night debut on CBS. He’s turned it into a fundraising opportunity. Bush has sent a letter to potential supporters,…

  • 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. The retired late-night comedian and IndyCar team co-owner rattled off a number racing…

  • Sharks, skateboards, survival debut on Discovery VR network

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Discovery is unleashing the first videos for its virtual reality network, Discovery VR, a fledgling service that is testing the limits and capabilities of the immersive format. The videos debuting Thursday…

  • David Oyelowo talks Emmy nomination after Oscar snub

    NEW YORK (AP) — David Oyelowo, who played the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. in the film “Selma,” says there’s an interesting upside to not getting an Oscar nomination. “In many ways I think we…

  • Taylor Swift rocks ‘Smelly Cat’ in concert with Friends’ Lisa Kudrow

    WASHINGTON — Taylor Swift surprised fans Wednesday night at her Staples Center show in Los Angeles, by introducing Friends character Phoebe Buffay to perform a duet of “Smelly Cat.” Actress Lisa Kudrow was introduced by…

  • Trump dumps insults on questioners, insists on control

    WASHINGTON (AP) — For Donald Trump, the joy of the insult seems as compelling as the art of the deal. Whether his challengers are fellow presidential candidates, the press or others, they are, according to…

  • AP News in Brief at 5:58 a.m. EDT

    Killings of 2 journalists on live TV in Virginia gripped millions in social media storm MONETA, Va. (AP) — The fatal shooting of a reporter and cameraman unfolded on live TV during the early morning…

  • TV station balances grief, journalism after on-air shooting

    Alison Parker and Adam Ward’s colleagues at TV station WDBJ saved their tears for off the air. The news became personal for the CBS affiliate in Virginia when reporter Parker and cameraman Ward were fatally…

  • Update on the latest in business:

    FINANCIAL MARKETS Collective sigh of investor relief as markets recover BEIJING (AP) — Asian stocks rose today after Wall Street soared overnight, breaking a six-day string of losses. The recovery brought a measure of relief…