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BC-What We're Talking About,ADVISORY

BC-What We're Talking About,ADVISORY

A selection of AP offerings that are especially shareable, consumer-friendly, or likely to generate talk or buzz. All times GMT.

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STAR WARS-MARKETING -- The release of the new Star Wars movie may still be months off, but Disney is unleashing its full marketing "Force" behind the launch of hundreds of toys and other items related to the film. SENT: 800 words, photos.

CHILD SHOOTS INTRUDER -- St. Louis County police say an 11-year-old boy fatally shot a 16-year-old intruder during a home invasion. SENT: 140 words, video.

US OPEN-DRONE -- A New York City teacher was arrested early Friday for allegedly crashing a drone into an empty section of seats at the U.S Open, police said. SENT: 430 words, photos.

AUSTRALIA-SHARK ATTACK - A 65-year-old man is mauled by a shark off Australia's most populous state on Friday, but managed to get back on his surf ski and get help on shore, police say. SENT: 350 words.

SPACE STATION - Soyuz spacecraft with Russian, Dane and Kazakh docks at space station after two-day flight. SENT: 280 words, photos.

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PHOTOS

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AFGHANISTAN-STREET ART -- Afghan artist paints over Kabul walls of war to bring beauty, healing to the people. SENT: Nine photos, 850 words.

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VIDEO

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US CA TRAIN HERO -- Spencer Stone, the U.S. Air Force airman who helped tackled a heavily armed gunman on a Paris-bound train, returned to his native California Thursday night. SENT, with text, photos.

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COMING UP LATER TODAY

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TV-Q&A-KEN BURNS -- Ken Burns is looking back at his series "The Civil War" as PBS prepares to air a remastered edition on five consecutive nights, 25 years after the network first aired the landmark 1990 documentary. UPCOMING: 500 words by 1900 GMT, photos, video.

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Updated : 2021-09-23 23:41 GMT+08:00