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Here's the latest news for Sunday, September 2nd: Dems prepare for convention; Twin bombings hit Syrian capital; Experts save stranded whales; Redheads rule Dutch city

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[Notes:ANCHOR VOICE]This is A-P News Minute.(SOURCE: AP Television)DEMOCRATS ARE PREPARING FOR THE DEMOCRATIC NATIONAL CONVENTION IN CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA--WHERE THEY WILL NOMINATE PRESIDENT BARACK OBAMA TO SERVE A SECOND TERM IN OFFICE...MEANWHILE, A CROWD OF 400 PEOPLE ARE PROTESTING OUTSIDE THE EVENT CENTER--THAT'S A FRACTION OF THE 5,000 THAT ORGANIZERS SAID THEY WERE EXPECTING. (SOURCE: Syria State TV)A PAIR OF BOMBINGS IN SYRIA'S CAPITAL INJURED FOUR ARMY OFFICERS TODAY...OFFICIALS SAY THEY RECIEVED MINOR INJURIES...THE BLASTS ARE THE LATEST IN A WAVE OF BOMBINGS TO HIT DAMASCUS IN THE RECENT MONTHS--AS THE REBELS BRING THE BATTLE INTO GOVERNMENT TERRITORY...THERE WAS NO IMMEDIATE CLAIM OF RESPONSIBILITY (SOURCE: SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment)A TEAM OF EXPERTS IS HYDRATING FIVE STRANDED PILOT WHALES WITH FISH SMOOTHIES IN FLORIDA...THEY ARE THE ONLY SURVIVORS FROM A GROUP OF 22...WILDLIFE EXPERTS BELIEVE THE YOUNGEST WHALE IS A FEMALE UNDER THE AGE OF 2...THE ANIMALS ARE WORN OUT BUT MOSTLY DOING WELL.(SOURCE: GVW (RTL)REDHEADS ARE RULING A DUTCH CITY TODAY--AS PART OF AN ANNUAL FESTIVAL DEVOTED TO PEOPLE WITH RED HAIR...BETWEEN ONE AND TWO PERCENT OF THE WORLD'S POPULATION HAS RED HAIR...THE EVENT BROUGHT TOGETHER ABOUT 1,400 REDHEADS FROM 52 COUNTRIES.___ ___, The Associated Press with AP News Minute. (****END****) (VOICE: NHawkins---------------------------------------PRODUCER: NHawkins---------------------------------------VIDEO APPROVAL: MFriedman--------------------------------------- Station: Affiliation: Location: Contact: Number: E-Mail:)