NY Times Sunday puzzle gems

The "Anchor Lines" Sunday crossword puzzle from Aug. 7, by Samuel A. Donaldson, contained a nicely-done theme worth sharing. Clues are in lower-case, answers in upper-case.
  1. What's in your attic? And do penthouses have better resale value? Find out in today's
    TOP STORIES
  2. Museum officials report a priceless vase has been shattered. Stay tuned for the
    BREAKING NEWS
  3. A courtroom artist has been arrested for fraud.
    DETAILS ARE SKETCHY
  4. Schools are cracking down on their most tardy students. We'll have
    THE LATEST
  5. Coming up, a pistol dueler tells us his stance. Now
    BACK TO YOU
  6. After the break, people are leaving the city during winter because of crime. Plus
    TRAFFIC AND WEATHER
  7. Our camera crew entered a one-hour photo shop at ten.
    FILM AT ELEVEN
  8. With more about those defending the accused, our reporter is
    STANDING BY