DIVERS RETRIEVE WRECKAGE OF WWII-ERA PLANE THAT CRASHED INTO THE HUDSON RIVER BETWEEN NYC AND NJ FRI, KILLING THE PILOT *

PLANE WAS PULLED OUT OF THE WATER SAT MORNING BY DIVERS WITH NYPD AND THE ARMY CORPS OF ENGINEERS *

FAA AND NTSB WILL EXAMINE THE AIRCRAFT AS PART OF ITS INVESTIGATION *

SINGLE-SEAT P-47 THUNDERBOLT CRASHED FRI EVENING, KILLING PILOT WILLIAM GORDON, AN EXPERIENCED AIR SHOW PERFORMER *

NBA'S NEW ORLEANS PELICANS CONFIRMS GUARD BRYCE DEJEAN-JONES DIED OF GUNSHOT WOUND TO THE ABDOMEN EARLY SAT IN DALLAS, TX *

DALLAS POLICE SAY OFFICERS RESPONDED TO A CALL ABOUT A SHOOTING AT AN APARTMENT WHERE DEJEAN-JONES HAD KICKED OPEN A RESIDENT'S FRONT DOOR *

THE RESIDENT RETRIEVED A HANDGUN AND SHOT DEJEAN-JONES WHEN HE ENTERED THE BEDROOM *

DEJEAN-JONES WAS TAKEN TO THE HOSPITAL WHERE HE DIED *

HE WAS 23-YRS OLD *

NATL HURRICANE CENTER SAYS TROPICAL STORM BONNIE HAS FORMED OFF SOUTH CAROLINA, STRENGTHENING FROM A TROPICAL DEPRESSION *

BONNIE, THE SEASON'S SECOND-NAMED TROPICAL STORM, HAS SUSTAINED WINDS OF 40 MPH *

STORM EMERGED FOUR DAYS BEFORE OFFICIAL START OF THE ATLANTIC HURRICANE SEASON *

HEAVY RAINS FROM BONNIE HAVE BEGUN SPREADING ACROSS COASTAL AREAS OF SC *

THE STORM SYSTEM IS EXPECTED TO MAKE LANDFALL SOUTH OF CHARLESTON SOMETIME SUN MORNING *

NIGERIAN MILITANTS HAVE BLOWN UP STRATEGIC GAS AND CRUDE PIPELINES BELONGING TO SHELL AND AGIP IN THIRD OIL ATTACK IN THREE DAYS *

CAMPAIGN HAS CHOPPED NIGERIA'S OIL PRODUCTION IN HALF *

COMMUNITY LEADERS AND PEACEFUL ACTIVISTS SIDED WITH THE MILITANTS THIS WK, SAYING PEOPLE OF NIGERIA'S OIL-PRODUCING NIGER DELTA SHARE THEIR DEMANDS FOR A GREATER SHARE OF COUNTRY'S OIL WEALTH *

OIL POLLUTION HAS DESTROYED LIVELIHOODS OF HUNDREDS OF THOUSANDS OF FARMERS AND FISHERMEN IN NATION *

ARGENTINE MILITARY DICTATOR REYNALDO BIGNONE FOUND GUILTY FOR HIS ROLE IN OPERATION CONDOR, AN INTL DEATH SQUAD SET UP TO TORTURE AND ASSASSINATE LEFTIST DISSIDENTS *

88-YEAR-OLD BIGNONE WAS SENTENCED TO 20 YEARS IN PRISON FOR BEING PART OF AN ILLICIT ASSOCIATION, KIDNAPPING AND ABUSING HIS POWERS IN THE FORCED DISAPPEARANCE OF MORE THAN 100 PEOPLE *

BIGNONE, WHO RULED ARGENTINA IN 1982-1983, IS ALREADY SERVING LIFE SENTENCES FOR MULTIPLE HUMAN RIGHTS VIOLATIONS DURING THE 1976-1983 DICTATORSHIP *

PROSECUTORS BASED THEIR CASE PARTLY ON DECLASSIFIED U.S. INTEL DOCUMENTS *

DEMOCRATIC OFFICIALS REJECT PRES CANDIDATE BERNIE SANDERS' REQUEST TO REMOVE TWO HIGH-PROFILE HILLARY CLINTON SUPPORTERS FROM LEADERSHIP POSITIONS AT PARTY'S SUMMER CONVENTION *

THE SANDERS' CAMPAIGN SAID FRI THAT CT GOV DANNEL MALLOY AND FMR MA CONGRESSMAN BARNEY FRANK COULDN'T BE RELIED UPON TO PERFORM THEIR ROLES "FAIRLY AND CAPABLY WHILE LABORING UNDER SUCH DEEPLY HELD BIAS" *

MALLOY IS PLATFORM CMTE CO-CHAIR AND FRANK IS CO-CHAIR OF RULES CMTE *

DNC OFFICIALS SAY MALLOY AND FRANK WERE ELECTED UNDER PARTY RULES AND THAT SANDERS WASN'T ALLEGING ANY VIOLATIONS OF THAT PROCESS *

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