FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Thu, 29 Sep 2016 11:56:55 -07:00The Latest: Investigators probe mom's disappearance at seahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d044a74f3c8644dea145e765c8a30a91Thu, 29 Sep 2016 17:38:51 GMTBOSTON (AP) — The Latest on the mystery surrounding a man who was rescued at sea after floating for a week on a life raft (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d044a74f3c8644dea145e765c8a30a91Lawyer: Man fatally shot by police officer posed no threathttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c1ed1d6b64f54127884134697ed80967Thu, 29 Sep 2016 18:33:04 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A black motorcyclist posed no threat to the life of the District of Columbia police officer who shot and killed him, an attorney for the man's relatives said Thursday as he called for city officials to release more information about the circumstances of the shooting.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c1ed1d6b64f54127884134697ed80967Lawsuit: ExxonMobil polluted river, ignored climate changehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f6feac1868254e149d7622892d09cefbThu, 29 Sep 2016 18:32:28 GMTBOSTON (AP) — ExxonMobil has polluted the Mystic River while failing to plan for the potentially severe impacts of climate change at its Boston-area fuel storage terminal, according to a lawsuit filed Thursday by an environmental advocacy group.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f6feac1868254e149d7622892d09cefbCourt upholds teen rape and murder victim's privacy rightshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5a87354132414b629241186002cabd4cThu, 29 Sep 2016 18:31:07 GMTCONCORD, N.H. (AP) — The New Hampshire Supreme Court has decided the details of a young woman's sexual history should remain private after her 2012 rape and murder.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5a87354132414b629241186002cabd4cCongress blocks 'victory tax' on Olympic athleteshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f9e1270abf2e4d91bd8d1669f48f8d08Thu, 29 Sep 2016 18:36:48 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. Olympic athletes would be exempt from a so-called victory tax under legislation approved by Congress and sent to the president.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f9e1270abf2e4d91bd8d1669f48f8d08Hotel workers seek new safety measures after freezer deathhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ec61b8e023494b879eb60a3a189e8c18Thu, 29 Sep 2016 18:27:54 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Federal regulators and hotel employees are calling for new safety measures after a worker was found dead inside a walk-in freezer at the Westin Peachtree Plaza in downtown Atlanta.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ec61b8e023494b879eb60a3a189e8c18Gov. Christie: Engineer in New Jersey train crash is in critical condition, cooperating with investigationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9a02c549e65c4a879aff7d0d78501954Thu, 29 Sep 2016 17:58:31 GMTHOBOKEN, N.J. (AP) — Gov. Christie: Engineer in New Jersey train crash is in critical condition, cooperating with investigation.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9a02c549e65c4a879aff7d0d78501954FCC beefs up emergency cellphone alertshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c0b29aa9dc7a4c20935aa5d72c92e266Thu, 29 Sep 2016 18:38:44 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The federal government is beefing up emergency cellphone alerts like the one used in New York to advertise a search for a bombing suspect earlier in September.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c0b29aa9dc7a4c20935aa5d72c92e266Latest: Victim in campus assault addresses her attackerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e7824ae4d70b4153aa79e4ff09b8acddThu, 29 Sep 2016 18:00:59 GMTNEVADA, Iowa (AP) — The Latest on the sentencing of a former Iowa State University student who sexually assaulted another student (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e7824ae4d70b4153aa79e4ff09b8acddElectrics touted at Paris car show, but await their momenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9c27312c502042db83815e0ec2c2ed80Thu, 29 Sep 2016 18:44:13 GMTPARIS (AP) — When will electric-powered cars become a practical choice for ordinary people? The question hangs in the air at the Paris auto show, where Volkswagen, Mercedes-Benz and General Motors are showing off electric cars they hope are the on-ramp to a profitable future.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9c27312c502042db83815e0ec2c2ed80Congress OKs bill requiring baby changing tableshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8c89094831c94ed5a941f11a500cc86dThu, 29 Sep 2016 17:55:05 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Parents who need to change their kids' diapers could soon have an easier time of it in federal buildings.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8c89094831c94ed5a941f11a500cc86dClinton visits Iowa as early voting gets underwayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c82ee27090874e408ea4c68438a51803Thu, 29 Sep 2016 17:47:12 GMTDES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — With early voting poised to play a bigger role in this year's election, Hillary Clinton was urging voters in Iowa to start casting ballots on Thursday, more than five weeks before Election Day.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c82ee27090874e408ea4c68438a51803Ex-personnel secretary faces sentencing in kickback schemehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c7a840f7c504468eb43e78bb608711d2Thu, 29 Sep 2016 18:07:13 GMTLEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — A former high-ranking Kentucky official is due in court for sentencing on his bribery conviction.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c7a840f7c504468eb43e78bb608711d2Family, friends of Marlins' Fernandez to attend funeral Masshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6423a159f92d465699e4b076c9ba8eddThu, 29 Sep 2016 18:23:36 GMTMIAMI (AP) — A day after fans said goodbye, family members and friends of Miami Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez gathered for a private funeral Mass on Thursday afternoon.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6423a159f92d465699e4b076c9ba8eddThe Latest: Transit worker: Train went airborne after crashhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/afc54818b65e496e906bad84bb42078aThu, 29 Sep 2016 17:57:22 GMTHOBOKEN, N.J. (AP) — The Latest on the commuter train that crashed into a station in New Jersey (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/afc54818b65e496e906bad84bb42078aOhio man charged with killing adult daughter has $4.5M bondhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ebb2a32f13a143f08135ded90f738d34Thu, 29 Sep 2016 17:44:57 GMTROCKY RIVER, Ohio (AP) — A man charged with murder in the shooting of his adult daughter at their suburban Cleveland home has had his bond increased to $4.5 million after a prosecutor told a judge he was a flight risk.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ebb2a32f13a143f08135ded90f738d34More than another call: Chief talks about school shootinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6ee9d7665f2940d8a33fd4323759316cThu, 29 Sep 2016 18:27:58 GMTTOWNVILLE, S.C. (AP) — When two firefighters rolled up to an elementary school shooting, they said they found only a wrecked black pickup truck at the playground. There was no gunman, and no one inside the truck.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6ee9d7665f2940d8a33fd4323759316cEx-doctor faces Omaha trial for alleged revenge killingshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/51b78ce2d6bd41a9858566955e17297bThu, 29 Sep 2016 17:42:43 GMTOMAHA, Neb. (AP) — It was a mystery that many thought might never be solved: Who savagely stabbed to death the 11-year-old son of two medical doctors and the family's housekeeper in 2008 in one of Omaha's most affluent neighborhoods?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/51b78ce2d6bd41a9858566955e17297bTrain crashes at New Jersey station; 1 dead, 74 hospitalizedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5826149414c74030b573617f62dcab5fThu, 29 Sep 2016 18:04:40 GMTHOBOKEN, N.J. (AP) — A crowded rush-hour commuter train crashed through a barrier at the busy Hoboken station and lurched across the waiting area Thursday morning, killing one person and injuring more than 100 others in a tangle of broken concrete, twisted metal and dangling cables, authorities said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5826149414c74030b573617f62dcab5fScientists: World likely won't avoid dangerous warming markhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/83e50fa00c7749858a04d56a8fa4f0beThu, 29 Sep 2016 17:43:07 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A team of top scientists is telling world leaders to stop congratulating themselves on the Paris agreement to fight climate change because if more isn't done, global temperatures will likely hit dangerous warming levels in about 35 years.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/83e50fa00c7749858a04d56a8fa4f0beAudit: Take back $3.4M in FEMA grants to church schoolhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/55293b7ca5d5446d8d1be01df3b836fcThu, 29 Sep 2016 18:17:47 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — Auditors say the Federal Emergency Management Agency should take back nearly all of $3.5 million in grants given to a church-run school in coastal Mississippi after Hurricane Katrina, though a school official says it never got that much.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/55293b7ca5d5446d8d1be01df3b836fcLawsuit: Police pressured Laquan McDonald shooting witnesshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e501be951d024afb8d6de709cd42f33bThu, 29 Sep 2016 17:45:34 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — A woman who says she watched a white Chicago police officer fatally shoot a black teenager has filed a federal lawsuit that alleges police pressured her to change her account or "forget" what she saw.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e501be951d024afb8d6de709cd42f33b4 injured when part of Kentucky building collapseshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c336ab1a20a64289a7702ee34f1a220dThu, 29 Sep 2016 18:42:24 GMTCOVINGTON, Ky. (AP) — A fire chief says four people have been injured in a partial building collapse in northern Kentucky.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c336ab1a20a64289a7702ee34f1a220dNavy insists speedy warship will be fine after a bumpy starthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f707ab229c1a4aab84ec364e348aa604Thu, 29 Sep 2016 17:57:11 GMTNEWPORT, R.I. (AP) — Five of seven of the U.S. Navy's speedy new warships have had engine problems in the past year and four of them are now considered "test" ships that'll rarely, if ever, be deployed.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f707ab229c1a4aab84ec364e348aa604Rome's city council votes down 2024 Olympic bidhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/981cbe86d729476e8a81e0e64edff34cThu, 29 Sep 2016 18:46:52 GMTROME (AP) — As far as city leaders are concerned, Rome's bid for the 2024 Olympics is finished.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/981cbe86d729476e8a81e0e64edff34cDid landmark laws from Congress enable high drug prices?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e40c6096928a4162ad645032d4cb418fThu, 29 Sep 2016 18:42:34 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Lawmakers are venting outrage over high prescription drug costs, but lawmakers and presidents of both parties may have set the stage for the startling prices that have consumers on edge.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e40c6096928a4162ad645032d4cb418fThe Latest: Clinton urges Iowa supporters to vote right awayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d86d2882fdc64678b987739ed1a12948Thu, 29 Sep 2016 18:27:17 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. presidential campaign (All times EDT):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d86d2882fdc64678b987739ed1a12948The Latest: Engineer in train crash is in critical conditionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6f65724bf3e34769b191e6d8d9c1d257Thu, 29 Sep 2016 18:02:18 GMTHOBOKEN, N.J. (AP) — The Latest on the commuter train that crashed into a station in New Jersey (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6f65724bf3e34769b191e6d8d9c1d257The Latest: Matthew becomes a hurricane in Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c16c9a795d0a4501b810b8a80f28a7b6Thu, 29 Sep 2016 17:46:51 GMTMIAMI (AP) — The Latest on Hurricane Matthew in the Caribbean (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c16c9a795d0a4501b810b8a80f28a7b6Cop facing state, federal charges now sued over rough arresthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/901787c5552c456b9bb3844eadcb399eThu, 29 Sep 2016 18:05:41 GMTPITTSBURGH (AP) — A fired Pittsburgh police sergeant criminally charged with wrongly beating up a drunken high school football fan then trying to cover it up is now being sued, along with the city.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/901787c5552c456b9bb3844eadcb399eU.S.-based forecasters say Matthew has strengthened into a hurricane in the Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7c30100910ab45cda35fae51fe1d594fThu, 29 Sep 2016 17:40:16 GMTMIAMI (AP) — U.S.-based forecasters say Matthew has strengthened into a hurricane in the Caribbean.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7c30100910ab45cda35fae51fe1d594fUS official: Russia risks being mired in Syria 'quagmire'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fae7bcdbb4fb41b6ab9c80f2961962c1Thu, 29 Sep 2016 18:41:06 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A senior State Department official sought to assure skeptical lawmakers that Russia is at risk of becoming mired in Syria if the civil war rages on, a prospect that gives the United States an upper hand as it pressures Moscow to end attacks in the besieged city of Aleppo.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fae7bcdbb4fb41b6ab9c80f2961962c1A look at some of Israel's prime ministershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/baa780d0f57b4555827fba5916b3e83eThu, 29 Sep 2016 18:02:38 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — Shimon Peres, who died Wednesday, was both a former president and prime minister, the only person in Israel to hold both jobs. Of Israel's 12 prime ministers, three are still living: current Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu; his predecessor, Ehud Olmert, who is in prison after a bribery conviction; and Ehud Barak, who appears to be plotting a comeback.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/baa780d0f57b4555827fba5916b3e83eWhy is Chicago a murder capital? Clues from a bloody monthhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f0ced1ca10e74644a800d610c68e7abcThu, 29 Sep 2016 17:53:25 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Fourteen-year-old Malik Causey loved the way gangs took what they wanted from people on the street, the way members fought for each other, the way they could turn drugs into cash and cash into $400 jeans.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f0ced1ca10e74644a800d610c68e7abcOfficer facing criminal charges over rough arrest now suedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9f00a4ab00d4418d86409187d321fd69Thu, 29 Sep 2016 18:05:11 GMTPITTSBURGH (AP) — A fired Pittsburgh police sergeant criminally charged with wrongly beating up a drunken high school football fan and then trying to cover it up now also is being sued, along with the city.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9f00a4ab00d4418d86409187d321fd69The Latest: California governor signs worker retirement billhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b8a4e50bf87940c0bb9eeb0870eb2a64Thu, 29 Sep 2016 17:38:57 GMTSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on California's private sector retirement bill (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b8a4e50bf87940c0bb9eeb0870eb2a64The Latest: Obama to speak at Peres funeralhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/75df31d65396475d9185115b5b1dd903Thu, 29 Sep 2016 18:38:21 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — The Latest on funeral preparations and a nation in mourning at the death of Israel's ninth President, Shimon Peres (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/75df31d65396475d9185115b5b1dd903Signoff creates savings funds for private California workershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f3cd23d3391f4ff390ebf81b202016b0Thu, 29 Sep 2016 17:49:10 GMTSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Nearly 7 million California workers will be automatically enrolled in a retirement savings account under legislation Gov. Jerry Brown signed Thursday in an attempt to address growing fears that many workers will be financially unprepared to retire.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f3cd23d3391f4ff390ebf81b202016b0US Treasury head touts trade, security in Mexico visithttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9f07441c814745db89c29edc640edb4eThu, 29 Sep 2016 18:30:09 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — U.S. Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew made a strong pitch for the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade pact in a visit to Mexico Thursday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9f07441c814745db89c29edc640edb4eClinton struggling to win over the young voters she needshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/64dd24de056c4d60b293f191748ee3f9Thu, 29 Sep 2016 18:26:37 GMTBOULDER, Colo. (AP) — First it was Bernie Sanders. Now it's Gary Johnson and the Green Party's Jill Stein being sized up by many young voters. With roughly a month until Election Day, Hillary Clinton is still struggling to win over young people who twice helped elect Barack Obama.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/64dd24de056c4d60b293f191748ee3f9Islamic school, township settle lawsuit over zoning denialhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a15a52cc5e044b459338438e7a340dc9Thu, 29 Sep 2016 18:47:23 GMTPITTSFIELD TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — An Islamic school has settled a federal lawsuit against a Michigan township that denied zoning for a new school building.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a15a52cc5e044b459338438e7a340dc9Stocks turn lower as drugmakers drag health stocks downhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f6146973c852480b8f414f6beb53c1b1Thu, 29 Sep 2016 18:45:26 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are skidding Thursday and giving up some of their gains from the last two days. EpiPen maker Mylan and other drug companies are lower as they face scrutiny over price increase. Banks are taking large losses as investors worry about the stability of Deutsche Bank and other financial institutions.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f6146973c852480b8f414f6beb53c1b1The Latest: Hamas urges President Abbas shun Peres funeralhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fe0b3f9a17e243f293b33fd350502dccThu, 29 Sep 2016 18:35:32 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — The Latest on funeral preparations and a nation in mourning at the death of Israel's ninth President, Shimon Peres (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fe0b3f9a17e243f293b33fd350502dccNate Parker unapologetic in '60 Minutes' interviewhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f23726070f6841d2a9a12e9fd18998c6Thu, 29 Sep 2016 18:49:23 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — In an interview with "60 Minutes," Nate Parker was unapologetic for a 17-year-old rape case that has surrounded his film, "The Birth of a Nation."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f23726070f6841d2a9a12e9fd18998c6The Latest: Clinton rolls out support from GOP officialshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/933591d3bc4c41d3b2d947325acb280cThu, 29 Sep 2016 18:43:49 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. presidential campaign (All times EDT):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/933591d3bc4c41d3b2d947325acb280cUN rights council seeks greater monitoring of Yemen abuseshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8d2b4693b1c1490980812a563c8e980aThu, 29 Sep 2016 18:28:13 GMTGENEVA (AP) — The United Nations Human Rights Council has passed a resolution calling for greater U.N. monitoring of rights abuses in war-torn Yemen, while shrugging off calls from the U.N. human rights chief and others for an independent investigation of abuses.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8d2b4693b1c1490980812a563c8e980aThe Latest: Heckler shines during Ryder Cup practice roundhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5afe2f1c1f0d498d8acb15c3dd6dae09Thu, 29 Sep 2016 18:04:29 GMTCHASKA, Minn. (AP) — The Latest on the Ryder Cup (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5afe2f1c1f0d498d8acb15c3dd6dae09Israel pays respects to Peres as leaders arrive for funeralhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/977a816609884b39b221d332dbe0ad03Thu, 29 Sep 2016 18:15:21 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — Thousands of Israelis flocked to parliament Thursday to view the casket of Shimon Peres, paying final respects to the former president and prime minister whose life story mirrored that of his country.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/977a816609884b39b221d332dbe0ad03The Latest: Clinton, Trump comment on New Jersey train crashhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6a04da794fd347ee8385dfb04cca5e63Thu, 29 Sep 2016 18:48:56 GMTHOBOKEN, N.J. (AP) — The Latest on the commuter train that crashed into a station in New Jersey (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6a04da794fd347ee8385dfb04cca5e63Yosemite chief retiring amid complaints of hostile workplacehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/61a57567712f4f33bb0a368ebb68fbf2Thu, 29 Sep 2016 18:30:03 GMTFRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Officials say the head of Yosemite National Park is retiring following employee allegations that he created a hostile workplace by allowing bullying, harassment and other misconduct.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/61a57567712f4f33bb0a368ebb68fbf2