On ESPN’s College GameDay, Notre Dame senior Casey Murdock hit the State Farm half-court shot for $18,000 on his second try. Only three people have ever made the shot in GameDay history.
- A conservation group in Zimbabwe reported that Jericho, the brother of beloved lion Cecil, was shot and killed by a hunter. But some scientists monitoring the pride believe he is OK.
- Joe Biden has begun to "actively explore a possible presidential campaign," the New York Times reports.
- The trooper who pulled over Sandra Bland was disciplined for "unprofessional conduct" in the fall of 2014, records show.