Agent who saved President Reagan disagrees with John Hinckley Jr. release

Agent who saved President Reagan disagrees with John Hinckley Jr. release

Tim J. McCarthy, who jumped in front of US President Reagan, taking a bullet and saving the president, has gone on record disagreeing with the court ordered release of John Hinckley Jr. DEREK HENKLE/AFP/Getty Images

AFP Photo/Getty: 'Flying Scotsman' Celebrates World Record

AFP Photo/Getty: ‘Flying Scotsman’ Celebrates World Record

Graeme Obree high-fives a teammate after setting the land speed record for prone style racing at the International Human Powered Vehicle track near Battle Mountain, Nevada. AFP PHOTO/DEREK R. HENKLE

AFPTV/Getty: 'Flying Scotsman' Sets Prone Racing Record

AFPTV/Getty: ‘Flying Scotsman’ Sets Prone Racing Record

Scottish cycling champion Graeme Obree sets a new world record hurling head first across the Nevada desert at over 50 mph on a prone style bike called The Beastie. (Footage by Derek R. Henkle/AFP/Getty Images)

AFPTV/Getty: Dutch students set world land-speed record

AFPTV/Getty: Dutch students set world land-speed record

A week of competition on the flattest road in the world sees a new 13-year land-speed record broken by a group of student athletes and their science schoolmate counterparts. Derek Henkle is embedded with the fastest students on earth and reports exclusively for AFPTV.

APTN: Sugar Turns Sour For Soda Industry

APTN: Sugar Turns Sour For Soda Industry

A growing number of institutions have banned sugar-laden sodas in the US. It’s part of the fight against the flab as obesity rates soar. Derek Henkle reports for AP Television’s Horizons Feed.

VOA News: US Reacts to Death of Osama Bin Laden

VOA News: US Reacts to Death of Osama Bin Laden

U.S. President Barack Obama was preparing to announce Osama bin Laden was dead when word got out and crowds gathered outside the White House in Washington and at Ground Zero in New York City. Derek Henkle reports.

AFP/Getty: Recession no laughing matter for clown industry

AFP/Getty: Recession no laughing matter for clown industry

In a global recession, being a clown is no laughing matter. That was the sombre verdict as the World Clown Association wrapped up its annual …

VOA News: World Reacts to Death of Steve Jobs

VOA News: World Reacts to Death of Steve Jobs

As news of Steve Jobs’ death spreads, VOA’s Derek Henkle reports many people are celebrating a much accomplished life.

VOA News: Five Sentenced in Australia's Largest Terrorism Plot

VOA News: Five Sentenced in Australia’s Largest Terrorism Plot

In the first full test of its anti-terrorism laws, an Australian court sentenced five men accused of the country’s largest terror plot to lengthy prison terms. Derek Henkle is in Sydney and filed this report.

VOA News: Koala AIDS Could Cause Extinction for At-Risk Australian Icon

VOA News: Koala AIDS Could Cause Extinction for At-Risk Australian Icon

The discovery of an AIDS-like virus in koalas is raising newfound fears the animal may soon face extinction. Derek Henkle reports for VOA News from Queensland, Australia.