FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 01 Sep 2015 09:09:14 -07:00Lindsey Graham files for home state Republican primary, 01 Sep 2015 15:17:48 GMTCOLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina Sen. Lindsey Graham has made his presidential campaign official in his home state. sentenced to life with no parole walks free in Missouri, 01 Sep 2015 15:57:35 GMTJEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — A man sentenced to life in prison without parole on a marijuana-related charge was freed Tuesday from a Missouri prison after being behind bars for two decades — a period in which the nation's attitudes toward pot have steadily softened. refers 26 to court following major weapons bust, 01 Sep 2015 15:27:03 GMTKUWAIT CITY (AP) — Kuwait's public prosecutor says his office has referred 26 people to court on allegations that include illegal weapons possession, committing acts harmful to the country's unity, and having "furtive contacts" with Iran and the Lebanese militant group Hezbollah. to let Prime members download videos, 01 Sep 2015 15:55:25 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Amazon is upping the ante in the streaming-video competition with downloadable videos. TV judge Joe Brown released from jail, 01 Sep 2015 15:19:58 GMTNASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Former television judge Joe Brown has been released from jail after serving a five-day jail sentence for contempt of court. graders are a free ticket to national parks, 01 Sep 2015 16:00:02 GMTYour fourth grader is your family's free pass to the nation's national parks. Lives Matter movement experiencing growing pains, 01 Sep 2015 15:51:42 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Hundreds of Black Lives Matter activists, black and white, marched outside the Minnesota State Fair this weekend, hoping to bring attention to the deaths of African-Americans at the hands of police.'s ex-security adviser denies weapons charge, 01 Sep 2015 15:45:39 GMTABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — Nigeria's former national security adviser pleaded not guilty Tuesday to charges of possessing weapons illegally. optimistic over questioning Assange in London, 01 Sep 2015 15:20:10 GMTHELSINKI (AP) — Swedish officials say they are optimistic about reaching agreement with Ecuador on legal assistance which could pave the way to questioning WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange in London on outstanding accusations against him. Abbas says won't seek top PLO, Fatah posts, 01 Sep 2015 15:15:48 GMTRAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) — Two officials say Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has told confidants he won't seek re-election to the top posts in the Palestine Liberation Organization or his Fatah movement in upcoming elections. accused of harassing American Indian students cleared, 01 Sep 2015 15:37:18 GMTRAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) — A judge has cleared a South Dakota man accused of harassing American Indian children with racial slurs and spilling beer on them at a minor league hockey game in Rapid City. to end notorious decades-long isolation, unlimited segregation of most gang, 01 Sep 2015 15:36:47 GMTSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California to end notorious decades-long isolation, unlimited segregation of most gang . Latest: Clerk called to hearing over marriage licences, 01 Sep 2015 15:28:20 GMTMOREHEAD, Ky. (AP) — The latest on a Kentucky county clerk who has refused to issue same-sex marriage licenses despite a U.S. Supreme Court ruling against her (all times local): judge orders Kentucky clerk and her staff to court, 01 Sep 2015 15:52:47 GMTMOREHEAD, Ky. (AP) — A county clerk in Kentucky who has invoked "God's authority" and is defying the U.S. Supreme Court by refusing to license same-sex marriage has been summoned along with her entire staff to explain to a federal judge why she should not face stiff fines or jail time. construction spending reaches highest level in 7 years, 01 Sep 2015 15:23:39 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. construction spending in July climbed to its highest level in more than seven years, boosted by an increase in the building of houses, factories and power plants. Cumberbatch, Helen Mirren lead London Film Fest, 01 Sep 2015 15:42:55 GMTLONDON (AP) — Helen Mirren, Benedict Cumberbatch and Maggie Smith are among the British stars to attend this year's London Film Festival. Georgia officer likely shot by other officers, 01 Sep 2015 15:16:03 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Police officers who arrived at the wrong metro Atlanta home for a report of suspicious activity shot the man who lives there, killed his dog and "likely" shot a fellow officer, leaving him seriously wounded, authorities said Tuesday. hunter recovering after Idaho grizzly bear attack, 01 Sep 2015 15:53:33 GMTIDAHO FALLS, Idaho (AP) — An archery hunter is recovering after being attacked in Idaho by a grizzly bear with three cubs woman tops squash world ranking, 01 Sep 2015 15:37:33 GMTCAIRO (AP) — The Professional Squash Association has ranked Egyptian Raneem El Welily as the world's No.1 female player, making her the first Egyptian woman to hold the sport's top spot. floods swamp northeast Indian villages, 21 dead, 01 Sep 2015 15:47:27 GMTGAUHATI, India (AP) — Monsoon floods have inundated hundreds of villages across the northeast Indian state of Assam, killing at least 21 people in the last four days and forcing some 800,000 people to leave their homes. court refuses to hear appeals in chimp 'personhood' case, 01 Sep 2015 15:58:44 GMTALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — An animal rights group seeking "legal personhood" for chimpanzees won't get a hearing in New York's highest court. recovers from big storm; power out, flights delayed, 01 Sep 2015 15:35:18 GMTPHOENIX (AP) — Tens of thousands of Phoenix-area residents and businesses, including a food bank, were without power more than 12 hours after a monsoon storm knocked down trees, damaged buildings and toppled a tractor-trailer on a freeway. starts in Shepard Fairey's property damage case, 01 Sep 2015 15:25:31 GMTDETROIT (AP) — The preliminary examination has started in the case of graffiti artist Shepard Fairey, who is charged with illegally tagging buildings in Detroit. Department sides with Planned Parenthood in lawsuit, 01 Sep 2015 15:15:23 GMTBATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The U.S. Justice Department is telling a federal judge that Gov. Bobby Jindal's decision to oust Planned Parenthood from Louisiana's Medicaid program appears to violate federal law. things to watch at the IFA gadget show in Berlin, 01 Sep 2015 15:51:51 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Some 1,500 companies and over 250,000 people are expected to visit Europe's flagship technology show, the IFA in Berlin, when it opens to the public on Friday. panel: Airlines should disclose fees, seat size, 01 Sep 2015 15:13:11 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Airlines should clearly disclose the cost of change and cancellation fees, as well as the size of the plane's seats, before a passenger buys a ticket, a federal panel said Tuesday. to end unlimited isolation for most gang leaders, 01 Sep 2015 15:45:42 GMTSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California on Tuesday agreed to end its unlimited isolation of imprisoned gang leaders, restricting a practice that once kept hundreds of inmates in notorious segregation units for a decade or longer.'s flagship airline to take over domestic rival, 01 Sep 2015 15:47:42 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — Russia's second-largest passenger airline, Transaero, says it will be taken over by the country's top carrier, Aeroflot. Trump among next week's guests on 'The Tonight Show', 01 Sep 2015 15:36:11 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Donald Trump is returning to NBC. chief: IS destruction of Syrian temple 'intolerable', 01 Sep 2015 15:44:20 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — Islamic State militants in Syria committed an "intolerable crime against civilization" by destroying the Temple of Bel, one of the ancient world's most iconic monuments, the head of the U.N. cultural agency said Tuesday. to end notorious decades-long isolation, unlimited segregation of most gang leaders, 01 Sep 2015 15:38:03 GMTSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California to end notorious decades-long isolation, unlimited segregation of most gang leaders. Latest: EU eyes legal action for migration violations, 01 Sep 2015 15:32:24 GMTBUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — The latest developments as tens of thousands of migrants flood into countries across Europe. All times local (CET): factory output up in August at slowest pace since May '13, 01 Sep 2015 15:37:38 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A strong dollar and China's economic slowdown dragged growth at U.S. factories to the lowest level since May 2013. Police search family house of train attacker, 01 Sep 2015 15:59:53 GMTMADRID (AP) — Spanish police on Tuesday searched the family house of the Moroccan man arrested for trying to stage an attack on a high-speed train traveling to Paris last month. dies after Georgia deputy uses stun gun on him, 01 Sep 2015 15:23:16 GMTCOLUMBUS, Ga. (AP) — Authorities in Georgia say a man who led sheriff's deputies on a car chase has died after being shot with a stun gun. source: Fred Jackson traveling to meet Seahawks, 01 Sep 2015 15:25:16 GMTORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — After being released by the Buffalo Bills, running Fred Jackson is looking for an opportunity to reunite with former teammate Marshawn Lynch in Seattle. House panel mulls 2 lawmakers' fitness for office, 01 Sep 2015 15:48:05 GMTLANSING, Mich. (AP) — A Michigan legislative committee on Tuesday held a disciplinary hearing for two conservative lawmakers accused of misusing public resources to hide an affair, including by sending a false, sexually explicit email claiming one of them had sex with a male prostitute. dips toe in 'sharing economy' with Uber partnership, 01 Sep 2015 15:39:22 GMTHilton is hailing the ride sharing service Uber to help guests reach its hotels and then explore the city where they are staying. police: Mother, 4 children detained in Turkey, 01 Sep 2015 15:58:46 GMTLONDON (AP) — British police say a mother and her four young children from London who were believed to be on their way to Syria have been detained in Turkey. Teen impersonates officer, tries to stop real cop, 01 Sep 2015 15:26:33 GMTMANASSAS, Va. (AP) — A Virginia teenager has been accused of impersonating law enforcement and trying to stop a driver who turned out to be a real police officer. militants overrun base of African Union forces, 01 Sep 2015 15:59:24 GMTMOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — Al-Shabab overran an African Union base in southern Somalia early Tuesday, a Somali military official said, in the latest display of the Islamic extremists' capacity to hit back amid a prolonged offensive against them.'s parliament shows cracks over devolving powers, 01 Sep 2015 15:47:08 GMTKIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine's parliament majority showed cracks Tuesday after a right-wing party said it was leaving the coalition over a measure to give more power to Ukraine's regions, including the rebel-held east. county must pay attorney fees in civil rights case, 01 Sep 2015 15:22:34 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A federal appeals court says Shelby County, Alabama, cannot recover $2 million in attorney fees from the U.S. government in a case that nullified a key part of the Voting Rights Act. Point prof who called legal scholars treasonous resigns, 01 Sep 2015 15:51:41 GMTWEST POINT, N.Y. (AP) — A professor criticized for writing an article calling some legal scholars treasonous has resigned from West Point a month after he was hired to teach a law course. clerk, deputies who won't issue marriage licenses called to federal hearing Thursday, 01 Sep 2015 15:18:47 GMTMOREHEAD, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky clerk, deputies who won't issue marriage licenses called to federal hearing Thursday . officer facing arrest for burglary kills himself, 01 Sep 2015 15:47:31 GMTDILLSBURG, Pa. (AP) — Authorities say a Pennsylvania police officer shot himself to death after officers came to arrest him for committing a burglary at his estranged wife's home and then trying to frame her boyfriend for it. government to appeal landmark climate change ruling, 01 Sep 2015 15:47:22 GMTTHE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — The Dutch government is appealing a landmark court ruling that ordered it to slash greenhouse gas emissions, in a case seen as a possible precedent for similar legal action around the world. vet transmitted news of Japanese surrender 70 years ago, 01 Sep 2015 15:23:24 GMTMECHANICVILLE, N.Y. (AP) — Stephen Dennis enlisted in the Navy soon after the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor in 1941. Less than a year later, the raw 19-year-old recruit was thrust into fighting off the Solomon Islands and survived one of the fiercest naval battles in the South Pacific., in office since 25, denies he's a career politician, 01 Sep 2015 15:13:18 GMTMADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker denies he's a career politician — even though he's been in elected office since he was 25 years old. events for top players are practice until East Lake, 01 Sep 2015 15:24:20 GMTNORTON, Mass. (AP) — Jordan Spieth has missed three cuts on the PGA Tour this year, and The Barclays rated the most irritating for one reason.