• 7 Hong Kong police get 2 years’ prison in activist’s beating

    HONG KONG (AP) — Seven Hong Kong police officers have been sentenced to two years in prison for assaulting a pro-democracy activist at the height of 2014 protests.

  • Witness: ‘It was her or me,’ Durst said about slain friend

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — A close friend who for years didn’t want to believe Robert Durst was capable of homicide dropped a bombshell Thursday implicating the real estate heir in two killings.

  • Jets’ Revis faces pending charges after fight in Pittsburgh

    PITTSBURGH (AP) — New York Jets cornerback Darrelle Revis was charged with four first-degree felonies and one misdemeanor after allegedly being involved in a fight with two men last weekend.

  • AP Source: NFL bars Kelly from combine due to past troubles

    BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Mississippi quarterback Chad Kelly’s past troubles are the reasons the NFL revoked his invitation to the league’s scouting combine.

  • Driver sentenced in shooting that killed Albuquerque teen

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A suspect who pleaded guilty in a drive-by shooting that killed an Albuquerque teenager in 2015 has been sentenced to a year in custody.

  • Lawyer: Florida airport shooting suspect mentally competent

    MIAMI (AP) — An Alaska man accused of killing five people and wounding six in a shooting rampage at a major Florida airport is competent to proceed with his court case despite indications of mental illness, his attorneys told a judge Thursday.

  • Guilty plea expected involving San Bernardino terror attack

    RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — A California man who bought high-powered rifles used in the San Bernardino terror attack pleaded guilty on Thursday as the father of one of the victims angrily denounced the plea deal as a “slap on the wrist.”

  • Man accused of Clovis stabbing found competent for trial

    CLOVIS, N.M. (AP) — A man accused of stabbing a Clovis mother to death in a city park has been found competent to stand trial.

  • Kirk takes 1st-round lead at Women’s Australian Open

    ADELAIDE, Australia (AP) — Playing for the fourth consecutive week, Katherine Kirk wasn’t showing any signs of fatigue after shooting an 8-under 65 at Royal Adelaide to take a two-stroke lead after the first round of the Women’s Australian Open on Thursday.

  • Baylor official accused of throttling reporter cleared

    WACO, Texas (AP) — A grand jury has declined an indictment against a Baylor University athletics official charged with misdemeanor assault after allegedly grabbing a reporter by the throat following a football game.