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

Eds: Resends to include OLY--SOC-SOLO.

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. All times EDT.


OLY--SOC-SOLO - Hope Solo not bothered by 'Zika' crowd chants at Olympics. SENT: 320 words, photos.

SERIAL KILLINGS-ARIZONA - Authorities investigating the first serial killer in Phoenix in a decade say that they have linked a non-fatal shooting to the case, bringing the number of attacks under examination to nine. SENT: 320 words.

TRUMP-EASTWOOD - Eastwood doesn't endorse Trump, but praises him as anti-PC. SENT: 250 words, photo.

SCHOOL CLUBS-SATANIC TEMPLE - Schools receive request for after-school 'Satan Club.' SENT: 470 words.

TOKYO SPORTS-BASEBALL - Former major leaguer Warren Cromartie welcomes the return of baseball to the Olympics but says he doesn't see players from Major League Baseball taking part in the 2020 Tokyo Games. SENT: 340 words, photos.

ARTHUR MEMES - The network behind the animated series "Arthur" is disappointed that social media users are combining images from the long-running children's show with explicit situations and language. SENT: 290 words.

PEOPLE-CAITLYN JENNER - Republican Caitlyn Jenner not 'outwardly' supporting Trump. SENT: 130 words, photo.

KRIS JENNER-ACCIDENT - Sheriff's officials say Kris Jenner is involved in a traffic collision but doesn't require serious medical treatment at the scene. SENT: 140 words, photo.

POKEMON GO - Wait over for Pokemon Go in Brazil ahead of Olympics. SENT: 100 words.

SHARK-MARTHA'S VINEYARD - Shark spotted off Martha's Vineyard interrupts swimming. SENT: 140 words.




SCARY LUCY - Lucille Ball's hometown to unveil new bronze statue after a statue in her name drew worldwide attention as "Scary Lucy." SENT: four photos of old and new statue, 140 words.

GAZA WEDDINGS-PHOTO ESSAY - Weddings emerge as a welcome celebration that slices through the often morose mood in the Gaza Strip. SENT: 18 photos, 350 words.




UK STABBING - London police say a woman has died and five others were injured in a knife attack in a central part of the city. With text, photos.

CANADA FIRE - Drone video shows the extent of the destruction in Fort McMurray, Alberta, Canada. A massive wildfire forced about 80,000 people to evacuate the city in Canada's oil country earlier this year.

NANCY CARTWRIGHT - 'Simpsons' actress Nancy Cartwright on finding her voice.




At the Nerve Center, Alina Heineke can be reached at 800-845-8450 (ext. 1600). For photos, ext. 1900. For graphics and interactives, ext. 7636. Expanded AP content can be obtained from http://www.apexchange.com. For access to AP Exchange and other technical issues, contact [email protected] or call 877-836-9477.
comments powered by Disqus