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Officer shoots boy, 17, in wrist at Hawaii school

Students leave Roosevelt High School after a school shooting on campus, Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2014, in Honolulu. A 17-year-old student was shot by police in a counselor’s office after he pulled a knife and cut one of the officers. The student was taken to a local hospital....

Football moves Emmy Awards to Monday this year

LOS ANGELES (AP) — This year’s Emmy Awards ceremony will air on a weeknight instead of its traditional Sunday slot. NBC and the TV academy say the ceremony honoring prime-time TV’s best is set for Monday, Aug. 25. A host has not yet been announced. The network...

Football moves Emmy Awards to Monday this year

LOS ANGELES (AP) — This year’s Emmy Awards ceremony will air on a weeknight instead of its traditional Sunday slot. NBC and the TV academy say the ceremony honoring prime-time TV’s best is set for Monday, Aug. 25. A host has not yet been announced. The network...
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Super Bowl circus takes center stage

AP Photo/Mark Humphrey NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Internet star Lil Terrio danced with cheerleaders, an Austrian man dressed as Mozart, another guy wore a Waldo costume and Nickelodeon’s Pick Boy was in the house. Welcome to Media Day, the annual Super Bowl circus. It seems...
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Richard Sherman is downright charming on media day

AP Photo/Charlie Riedel NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Richard Sherman couldn’t wait to start talking Tuesday. No surprise there. Even before his allotted hour began at Super Bowl media day, Seattle’s polarizing cornerback started answering questions from a podium set up...
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Mannequins get a makeover to look more realistic

In this Dec. 17, 2013 photo, David’s Bridal senior vice president Michele von Plato, right, arranges a dress on a plus-size mannequin in New York. David’s Bridal, the nation’s largest bridal chain, started changing its fit mannequins used to create gowns to...
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Pressure mounts for Apple to expand its horizons

AP Photo/Mark Lennihan SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Apple reshaped technology and society when Steve Jobs unveiled the iPhone seven years ago. Now, the trend-setting company is losing ground to rivals that offer what Apple has stubbornly refused to make: smartphones with lower...
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Wilson gives hugs, talks hair during media day

AP Photo/Mark Humphrey NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Within the first five minutes, Russell Wilson called an audible. The Seattle Seahawks quarterback – somewhat overlooked at this Super Bowl by the QB on the other sideline – came down from his podium on Tuesday and...
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Jury in 1974 Iowa farmhouse slaying can’t agree

Robert Eugene Pilcher, center, reads over the instructions being presented to the jury before deliberations Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014 at the Wapello County Courthouse in Ottumwa, Iowa. Pilcher is on trial for the 1974 murder of 17-year-old Mary Jayne Jones. (AP Photo/The Ottumwa...

McComb schools to make up for calamity days online

McComb Local Schools may not have to extend its school year too long, despite the district’s 13 snow days. The state recently approved a plan submitted by McComb to make up three additional calamity days online instead of tacking them on at the end of the school year. School...