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BC-What We're Talking About 8:30,ADVISORY

BC-What We're Talking About 8:30,ADVISORY

A selection of AP offerings that are especially good reads, shareable, consumer-friendly, or likely to generate talk or buzz. Please see the News Digest and News Coverage Advisory 10:15 for top stories and other highlights.

BRITAIN-LONDON BOMBINGS-REMEMBRANCE - Touched by tragedy: Survivors and family members recall the London bombings. SENT: 1400 words, photos.

MALALA-EDUCATION - Pakistani teenage activist wants leaders to more for children's education. SENT: 300 words.

SOUTH AFRICA-TUTU VOWS - Retired archbishop Desmond Tutu and wife Leah, who said 'I do' in 1955, renew wedding vows. SENT: 630 words, photos.

HAWAII-OFF THE GRID - Hawaii philanthropist who discovered 'Tetris' takes his Hawaii home, ranch off electrical grid. SENT: 860 words, photos.

EUROPE-HEAT - European heat wave: German weather service measures record temperature of 40.3 Celsius. SENT: 110 words, photos.

SPANISH GALLEON WRECKAGE-AUCTION - Treasures from Spanish galleon that sank off Florida in 1622 going to auction. SENT: 560 words.

KOREAS-BORDER CONCERT - South Korean violinist pushes for emotional border concert with rival North Korea. SENT: 990 words, photos.

THEATER-MISTY COPELAND - Ballerina Misty Copeland to make her Broadway debut in 'On the Town' this summer. SENT: 440 words, photos.




SPAIN SAN FERMIN - Fireworks gets Spain's running of the bulls festival underway; crowds doused with wine. SENT: 7 photos, 250 words as SPAIN-RUNNING OF THE BULLS.




US CA COFFEE - Once thought impossible, a California farmer has created a coffee growing operation well outside the traditional mountainous rain forest regions. SENT.





COLORADO SHOOTING-HOLMES FAMILY - They show up in court every day, a visible reminder to jurors that even a killer has parents who love him, and who don't want him to die. But more than two months into his mass-murder trial, James Holmes has yet to turn around in his seat and acknowledge his parents. UPCOMING: 1,000 words by 10 a.m., photos.

TV-LATE-NIGHT POLITICS - A presidential campaign is beginning without late-night television hosts who helped us laugh through past ones, both a cultural loss and an opportunity for new voices. UPCOMING: 980 words by 9 a.m., photos.



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Updated : 2021-09-27 19:39 GMT+08:00