• President Barack Obama speaks at the annual White House Correspondents' Association dinner at the Washington Hilton in Washington, Saturday, April 30, 2016. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)

    Obama out: President closes out his run as comedian-in-chief

    WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama performed his brand of sharp-tongued comedy at the White House Correspondents’ Dinner for the last time — wrapping up with “Obama out” and dropping the mic while the crowd cheered.

    Updated: 3:10 am

  • President Barack Obama concludes his remarks after speaking at the annual White House Correspondents' Association dinner at the Washington Hilton in Washington, Saturday, April 30, 2016. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)

    Obama takes one more shot at zinging official Washington

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Even though President Barack Obama and his wife can’t wait to get out of the White House, being a lame duck can hurt a guy.

    Updated: 9:58 pm

  • In this Oct. 20, 2014 file photo, Deborah Norville attends 24th Annual Broadcasting and Cable Hall of Fame Awards in New York. Norville replaced Jane Pauley as co-host of the "Today" show in 1989 and then became host of "Inside Edition." (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File)

    Strahan-Ripa breakup isn’t TV’s first botched transition

    NEW YORK (AP) — “Live with Kelly and Michael” host Kelly Ripa emerged from her brief “strike” this past week on stronger footing, having extracted an apology from Walt Disney Co. officials for giving her little advanced word that her co-host Michael Strahan was leaving for “Good Morning America.”

  • TV pundit who claimed CIA ties pleads guilty to fraud

    ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — Former cable news pundit Wayne Simmons admits he’s a fraud. And he admits he’s a felon. But despite all evidence to the contrary, he remains adamant that he was a CIA man.

  • A man wearing a full animal costume and surgical mask walks out of a TV station in Baltimore, Thursday, April 28, 2016. Baltimore police say a department sniper shot the man, who police say walked into a TV station displaying what appeared to be an explosive device on his chest. (Kenneth K. Lam/The Baltimore Sun via AP)  WASHINGTON EXAMINER OUT; MANDATORY CREDIT

    Man shot at TV station charged with arson, other charges

    BALTIMORE (AP) — Criminal charges have been filed against a man shot and wounded by police after walking into a Baltimore TV station wearing an animal costume and a fake bomb, authorities said Friday.

  • A man wearing a full animal costume and surgical mask walks out of a TV station in Baltimore, Thursday, April 28, 2016. Baltimore police say a department sniper shot the man, who police say walked into a TV station displaying what appeared to be an explosive device on his chest. (Kenneth K. Lam/The Baltimore Sun via AP)  WASHINGTON EXAMINER OUT; MANDATORY CREDIT

    The Latest: Man who said he had bomb taken away in ambulance

    BALTIMORE (AP) — The Latest on a man shot by police after he walked into a Baltimore TV station dressed in an animal costume and claiming to have a bomb: (all times local):

  • A man wearing a full animal costume and surgical mask walks out of a TV station in Baltimore, Thursday, April 28, 2016. Baltimore police say a department sniper shot the man, who police say walked into a TV station displaying what appeared to be an explosive device on his chest. (Kenneth K. Lam/The Baltimore Sun via AP)  WASHINGTON EXAMINER OUT; MANDATORY CREDIT

    Baltimore TV station evacuated in bomb scare

    BALTIMORE (AP) — A young man in an animal costume and surgical mask who walked into a Baltimore TV station Thursday claiming to have a bomb was shot and wounded by police, who determined that his alleged explosive consisted of aluminum-wrapped chocolate bars duct-taped to a flotation device.

  • Game 7 sets Fox Sports Midwest record

    ST. LOUIS (AP) — Game 7 of the Blackhawks-Blues first-round series drew the largest TV audience for Fox Sports Midwest.

  • CORRECTS FINAL SCORE TO 3-2 INSTEAD OF 4-3 - St. Louis Blues' Scottie Upshall and David Backes (42) celebrate after the Blues' 3-2 victory over the Chicago Blackhawks in Game 7 of an NHL hockey first-round Stanley Cup playoff series Monday, April 25, 2016, in St. Louis. The Blues won the series 4-3. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)

    Blackhawks-Blues Game 7 draws best NBCSN 1st-round audience

    CHICAGO (AP) — Game 7 of the Blackhawks-Blues series drew the largest TV audience for a first-round NHL playoff game on NBCSN.

  • Warriors-Rockets Game 4: most 1st-round viewers since ’02

    NEW YORK (AP) — Game 4 of the Warriors-Rockets series drew the largest television audience for the first round of the NBA playoffs in 14 years.