FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Fri, 12 Feb 2016 12:27:29 -08:00The Latest: Suspect killed after Ohio machete attack is ID'dhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7b3adfca34844d6aaaaed1048a677422Fri, 12 Feb 2016 19:21:24 GMTCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Latest on an Ohio restaurant attack by a machete-wielding man later killed by police (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7b3adfca34844d6aaaaed1048a677422The Latest: Grayson refuses call to drop out of Senate racehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/71febe6c834b47e2b6d72a449e49e68cFri, 12 Feb 2016 19:15:17 GMTTALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on Sen. Harry Reid calling on Alan Grayson to drop of U.S. Senate race (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/71febe6c834b47e2b6d72a449e49e68cSchwartzel on the charge at Tswhane Openhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9c9462c2fefa4676ac53369c03043d5bFri, 12 Feb 2016 19:35:45 GMTPRETORIA, South Africa (AP) — Charl Schwartzel made a charge up the leaderboard at the European Tour's Tshwane Open on Friday, going 6 under in his second round to sit two shots off the lead.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9c9462c2fefa4676ac53369c03043d5bHammers and shivs used in Mexico prison riot that killed 49http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b622860dc4534e0e95c540fa178bcbadFri, 12 Feb 2016 18:56:01 GMTMONTERREY, Mexico (AP) — Mexico's deadliest prison brawl in many years was a bloodbath in which inmates attacked each other with hammers, cudgels and makeshift blades, authorities said Friday, underlining yet again the power that drug cartels wield inside many of the country's lockups.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b622860dc4534e0e95c540fa178bcbadOver and out: Some MLB teams open with little playoff shothttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fb9ec8d909924de198f205b1742e3681Fri, 12 Feb 2016 19:42:04 GMTSpring training is a time for optimism, when players bask under the warm sun of Florida and Arizona while fans dream about their team reaching the bright lights of October.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fb9ec8d909924de198f205b1742e36812 students killed in shooting at Phoenix-area high schoolhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/95848eb8128c4b67bcb2ca0015f84a64Fri, 12 Feb 2016 19:21:29 GMTGLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Two students were shot and killed Friday at a high school in a Phoenix suburb but the danger at the campus was over, police said, as hundreds of worried parents crowded outside nearby stores to await word on their children.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/95848eb8128c4b67bcb2ca0015f84a64The Latest: Student: It's 'so loving' at school where 2 diedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5c28113360814cc09977de15959a6deaFri, 12 Feb 2016 19:34:10 GMTGLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — The Latest on a shooting at a high school in a Phoenix suburb (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5c28113360814cc09977de15959a6deaThe Latest: Board decides to start Iditarod near Anchoragehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a85e6d44948948329d2601bfbed455dfFri, 12 Feb 2016 19:36:20 GMTANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The Latest on the start location of this year's Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race in Alaska (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a85e6d44948948329d2601bfbed455dfHouse panel calls governor, EPA chief to testify on Flinthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/65c37bebb34d4d25ad757ae2dc6df614Fri, 12 Feb 2016 18:59:35 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A House committee chairman will summon Michigan's governor and the head of the EPA to testify about the water crisis in Flint, Michigan.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/65c37bebb34d4d25ad757ae2dc6df614Candidates promise unity in Central African Republic votehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ff12958217e04ed69a84a25602990505Fri, 12 Feb 2016 19:47:27 GMTBANGUI, Central African Republic (AP) — For more than two years, even going to the cemetery to bury a loved one could get a mourner killed in Central African Republic. The threat of attacks from Christian militia fighters was once so high that Muslims here began burying their dead at home.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ff12958217e04ed69a84a25602990505Man charged with murder in Georgia lawman's shooting deathhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dedd255d04234432837bb4caa263aea7Fri, 12 Feb 2016 19:36:37 GMTATLANTA (AP) — A suspect accused of gunning down a Georgia lawman has been charged with murder in the death of the 25-year police veteran. The fallen officer was struck by two shots as he helped colleagues serve a "no knock" search warrant at an apartment complex near Atlanta, authorities said Friday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dedd255d04234432837bb4caa263aea7Documents show Volkswagen resisted Takata air bag recallhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d36f1fd34b3e4df892c32e5d8e8de4ebFri, 12 Feb 2016 20:06:30 GMTDETROIT (AP) — Volkswagen resisted U.S. government efforts to recall more cars and trucks to fix potentially deadly Takata air bags, telling safety regulators that a recall isn't necessary.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d36f1fd34b3e4df892c32e5d8e8de4ebUnbeaten Nyquist all set to start his Run to the Roseshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a67d2b1c4e4c4e998a8a265e9a3031c6Fri, 12 Feb 2016 19:51:16 GMTReady, set, here comes Nyquist.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a67d2b1c4e4c4e998a8a265e9a3031c6Stanford ace Cal Quantrill works back from elbow surgeryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b25cfca5608d41dfbc90f5d8fe6d3008Fri, 12 Feb 2016 20:17:51 GMTSTANFORD, Calif. (AP) — Cal Quantrill took his moment to be downright mad. Sad and emotional, too. He called home to tell his parents his elbow was seriously hurt and he needed surgery, then he broke down in the car while parked outside Stanford's Sunken Diamond.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b25cfca5608d41dfbc90f5d8fe6d3008The Latest: Feds: Take California foxes off endangered listhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ce6017dcb4e94f0195ef8a6e0f8a347bFri, 12 Feb 2016 19:27:56 GMTVENTURA, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on the recovery of three island fox subspecies native to California's Channel Islands (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ce6017dcb4e94f0195ef8a6e0f8a347bPlans for Colorado shelter for immigrant children scrappedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/93ab2a7b4fe344f6ad2d54885e6dd3f0Fri, 12 Feb 2016 19:34:17 GMTDENVER (AP) — The federal government is abandoning plans to open a temporary shelter for unaccompanied immigrant children in suburban Denver, saying it would take too much time and money to get the site ready.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/93ab2a7b4fe344f6ad2d54885e6dd3f0The Latest: Shaq, Iverson finalists for the Hall of Famehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e9f48054653541f3b28f5e967da4117cFri, 12 Feb 2016 19:19:40 GMTTORONTO (AP) — The Latest on Friday's events at the NBA's All-Star Weekend in Toronto (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e9f48054653541f3b28f5e967da4117cRecovered and ready to race, Vickers set for Daytona returnhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d2780b0338df409c95a036b94d7011a3Fri, 12 Feb 2016 19:49:27 GMTDAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Brian Vickers might have been more easily found on TV this week pitching a blood-thinning drug instead of practicing for the Daytona 500.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d2780b0338df409c95a036b94d7011a3Police: Boy, 3, severely burned when 1-pot meth lab explodeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/74254d8fab9f4a79a84372ebc34bcc1bFri, 12 Feb 2016 19:59:24 GMTERIE, Pa. (AP) — Police in Pennsylvania say a 3-year-old boy suffered serious burns when a one-pot methamphetamine lab exploded.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/74254d8fab9f4a79a84372ebc34bcc1bCoast Guard to decide if storm-damaged cruise ship can sailhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5b83e3a34ed74f61b35b8c533bc0e391Fri, 12 Feb 2016 20:11:41 GMTBAYONNE, N.J. (AP) — The Coast Guard on Friday inspected a cruise ship that was battered and damaged by an intense winter storm to determine if it will be able to set sail as scheduled on a weekend voyage.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5b83e3a34ed74f61b35b8c533bc0e391Restaurant owner charged in fire that killed immigrantshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ec26ccc9f7504134be9aa3d75cf3a984Fri, 12 Feb 2016 20:06:40 GMTDETROIT (AP) — Federal officials charged a suburban Detroit restaurant owner and his wife Friday with harboring immigrants who were in the U.S. without legal permission after a fire at a house he owned killed five employees.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ec26ccc9f7504134be9aa3d75cf3a984Urbanization leads to change in type of bacteria in the homehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f709db0dd8a9462aad8dc0cda4a9582cFri, 12 Feb 2016 19:03:57 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Whether it's a jungle hut or a high-rise apartment, your home is covered in bacteria, and new research from the Amazon suggests city dwellers might want to open a window.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f709db0dd8a9462aad8dc0cda4a9582cMan sentenced for evidence tampering in fatal hit-and-runhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cebe1e01dd0442059776f18bb9a2dfb9Fri, 12 Feb 2016 19:02:53 GMTEUGENE, Ore. (AP) — An Oregon man was sentenced to four months in jail after pleading guilty to tampering with evidence in a fatal hit-and-run case in which authorities say his wife carried the victim on top of her car for 11 blocks before dumping the body.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cebe1e01dd0442059776f18bb9a2dfb9Maine governor accused of insensitivity with 'Mr. Chiu' jokehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c18177829e7a46a894198024264f4560Fri, 12 Feb 2016 19:29:48 GMTLEWISTON, Maine (AP) — Maine Gov. Paul LePage is being accused of racial insensitivity over a joke about a Chinese investor's name.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c18177829e7a46a894198024264f4560'No rhyme or reason' for machete attack at Ohio restauranthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ab822fb198234ea690f1d48656a169daFri, 12 Feb 2016 19:56:19 GMTCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — From the front door, the man with the machete didn't have a straight path to people in the booths at the small suburban restaurant. He stepped by the welcoming greeting on the front glass, past the half-wall entryway divider and the display case of kataifi and other Mediterranean pastries.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ab822fb198234ea690f1d48656a169daPope arrives for meeting with Russian Orthodox leaderhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/718b64d9d52e4076ae1f5605e08a6689Fri, 12 Feb 2016 19:02:43 GMTHAVANA (AP) — Pope Francis landed in Cuba Friday for the first-ever papal meeting with the head of the Russian Orthodox Church, a historic development in the 1,000-year schism within Christianity.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/718b64d9d52e4076ae1f5605e08a6689ICC blocks use of 5 witnesses who pulled out of Kenya casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bcdc786f2870427881cdd9221cc0195dFri, 12 Feb 2016 19:02:47 GMTTHE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — International Criminal Court appeals judges ruled Friday that statements made by five witnesses who later changed their stories or refused to testify against Kenya's deputy president cannot be used as evidence.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bcdc786f2870427881cdd9221cc0195dGermans Schneiderheinze, Drazek hold lead at bobsled worldshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8abf57d6a59b4090a3e0935863367849Fri, 12 Feb 2016 19:49:56 GMTIGLS, Austria (AP) — German bobsledder Anja Schneiderheinze and pushing partner Annika Drazek built a commanding lead in the first two heats of the women's competition at the world championships on Friday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8abf57d6a59b4090a3e0935863367849Spain: Civil servant fined after skipping work for yearshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cc1ff68b5c204267b02f66662a83988aFri, 12 Feb 2016 19:22:56 GMTMADRID (AP) — The case started with confusion over where a civil servant in southern Spain worked. Now a court has ruled he must pay back nearly 27,000 euros ($30,500) in wages because for years he actually didn't work at all.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cc1ff68b5c204267b02f66662a83988aAPNewsBreak: Feds open broad bias probe into Iowa athleticshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b80e527f168a4601b1f0d823300629f8Fri, 12 Feb 2016 19:51:37 GMTIOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — The University of Iowa is facing a wide-ranging federal civil rights investigation into allegations that its athletics department does not provide equal opportunities for female athletes, correspondence obtained by The Associated Press shows.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b80e527f168a4601b1f0d823300629f8The Latest: Pope, patriarch hold historic meeting in Cubahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/71dddc1ece794895ba7b83e73b87c60cFri, 12 Feb 2016 19:40:08 GMTHAVANA (AP) — The Latest on Pope Francis's historic meeting in Cuba with Russian Orthodox Patriarch Kirill and his subsequent trip to Mexico (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/71dddc1ece794895ba7b83e73b87c60c5 killed in UN base attack in Mali; 3 killed near Timbuktuhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d826e145707c4244ab0c027463913b79Fri, 12 Feb 2016 19:04:09 GMTBAMAKO, Mali (AP) — Militants attacked a U.N. base in northern Mali on Friday, killing at least 5 peacekeepers and wounding 30 others, a U.N. official said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d826e145707c4244ab0c027463913b79Jury: Man killed wife's twin when wife was due to give birthhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8a2036d880484f1b9e473ce5f5c1242bFri, 12 Feb 2016 18:59:17 GMTWORCESTER, Mass. (AP) — A man has been found guilty of killing his wife's twin sister in Massachusetts while his wife was in the hospital getting ready to deliver their second child.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8a2036d880484f1b9e473ce5f5c1242b'Finally:' Pope meets Russian Orthodox leaderhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e25fe7cbc25f4fd79e9eb4c0f3912bb7Fri, 12 Feb 2016 20:14:31 GMTHAVANA (AP) — Pope Francis met Friday with Patriarch Kirill in the first-ever papal meeting with the head of the Russian Orthodox Church, an historic development in the 1,000-year schism that divided Christianity that may, however, be more about Russia asserting itself than any new ecumenical progress.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e25fe7cbc25f4fd79e9eb4c0f3912bb7FIFA ethics committee bans Jerome Valcke for 12 yearshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f64fae191a9046c483e5ff7193b4b768Fri, 12 Feb 2016 19:00:32 GMTGENEVA (AP) — Jerome Valcke, Sepp Blatter's long-time right-hand man, was banned from all soccer-related activity for 12 years Friday for misconduct during his term as FIFA secretary general.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f64fae191a9046c483e5ff7193b4b768Court: Facebook's nudity policy can face trial in Francehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c8704f90022a4b359abc506b3e1ac996Fri, 12 Feb 2016 19:14:46 GMTPARIS (AP) — If you post a 19th-century nude painting on Facebook, is it art or impermissible nudity? That question is now cleared for trial in France, after an appeals court there ruled that an aggrieved user can sue the social network over the issue.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c8704f90022a4b359abc506b3e1ac996Pearl: Auburn's Kareem Canty leaves team, school to turn prohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6c80eb8fba744b16956d649009b1cbd4Fri, 12 Feb 2016 19:13:57 GMTAUBURN, Ala. (AP) — Auburn point guard Kareem Canty has left the team and is turning pro.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6c80eb8fba744b16956d649009b1cbd4Autopsy reports found from 1929 Valentine's Day massacrehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d01564492be34770ab44ddb6d11c9dacFri, 12 Feb 2016 19:10:49 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Written by hand, the autopsies on the seven bullet-riddled bodies vividly describe why the Valentine's Day massacre of 1929 is still considered Chicago's most infamous gangland killing.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d01564492be34770ab44ddb6d11c9dacAP News Guide: Diplomats push as Syria battlefield shiftshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/967cc7bf64a54b83acf812f82313853cFri, 12 Feb 2016 19:53:13 GMTDiplomats from a dozen countries, led by the United States and Russia, are struggling to make progress in Syria, even as fighting in the north sends tens of thousands fleeing and threatens a deepening humanitarian crisis. Next month, Syria's civil war will reach the end of its fifth year, and its consequences continue to reach new and disastrous levels.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/967cc7bf64a54b83acf812f82313853cThe Latest: Sanders gets support from VT Black Lives Mattershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/86b596e014d84bcaa8a7e4ca6659b5bdFri, 12 Feb 2016 19:09:42 GMTCOLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The Latest on campaign 2016. (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/86b596e014d84bcaa8a7e4ca6659b5bdFacebook nude-painting case can face trial in Francehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aea7eada3fe446bcb2533ff70d7dfc60Fri, 12 Feb 2016 19:55:44 GMTPARIS (AP) — If you post a 19th-century nude painting on Facebook, is it art or impermissible nudity? That question is now cleared for trial in France, after an appeals court there ruled that an aggrieved user can sue the social network over the issue.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aea7eada3fe446bcb2533ff70d7dfc60US stocks higher this afternoon as oil rebounds, banks risehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd135f7d9e674e60b139ee717685b81aFri, 12 Feb 2016 19:01:00 GMTA strong rebound in oil prices and an encouraging report on retail sales helped lift the U.S. stock market in afternoon trading Friday, putting it on course for its first gain in a week. Financial and energy companies were among the biggest gainers. Oil was up more than 11 percent.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd135f7d9e674e60b139ee717685b81aPolice: Massachusetts school bus driver drunk in crashhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/811c7ccfa8814cd1bcb9c9e4f9f43350Fri, 12 Feb 2016 19:51:55 GMTDUDLEY, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts school bus driver charged with being drunk when he crashed his bus carrying 11 high school and middle school students into a utility pole has pleaded not guilty.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/811c7ccfa8814cd1bcb9c9e4f9f43350Feds: Remove 3 California foxes from endangered species listhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cb5c1af21d254073b63c6832a957e05aFri, 12 Feb 2016 20:03:12 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Federal wildlife officials recommended Friday that three fox subspecies native to California's Channel Islands be removed from the endangered species, saying their populations have made an historic recovery.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cb5c1af21d254073b63c6832a957e05aColorado's newest pot shop tied to strip club and mayorhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e47d1ce36ab940efbea040ecf13b9497Fri, 12 Feb 2016 19:24:20 GMTGLENDALE, Colo. (AP) — Colorado's newest pot shop has some wondering whether strippers and weed are too closely aligned on a busy highway just east of downtown Denver.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e47d1ce36ab940efbea040ecf13b9497Spain premier doesn't shake hands with opposition leaderhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bfef5516edbd46a7bb2e56c0d449f2c7Fri, 12 Feb 2016 19:35:30 GMTMADRID (AP) — Acting Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy didn't shake hands with Socialist leader Pedro Sanchez during a meeting that's part of the drive to form a government following an inconclusive national election.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bfef5516edbd46a7bb2e56c0d449f2c7Saudi foreign minister defends policy at Munich meetinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/84010eba89c24d25a6ecaaa534f51a65Fri, 12 Feb 2016 19:18:17 GMTMUNICH (AP) — Saudi Arabia's foreign minister on Friday defended his country's foreign policy and its stance in Yemen and Syria, insisting that the kingdom has no ambitions beyond its borders.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/84010eba89c24d25a6ecaaa534f51a65The Latest: Kobe goes through his final All-Star media dayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/da147aa960f7409aa3b24944b1f5556fFri, 12 Feb 2016 18:56:16 GMTTORONTO (AP) — The Latest on Friday's events at the NBA's All-Star Weekend in Toronto (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/da147aa960f7409aa3b24944b1f5556fAmazon debuts series based on New Yorker magazinehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d8c97c3765ba49b590611cbdfed24561Fri, 12 Feb 2016 19:00:56 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — After working 18 years at "The Daily Show," Kahane Cooperman had only a weekend off last summer before starting a job running Amazon's new video version of The New Yorker magazine.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d8c97c3765ba49b590611cbdfed24561Iran sees chance to bring down 'wall of mistrust' with UShttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/becb52e597064ac49cc20b9bf6182f27Fri, 12 Feb 2016 19:29:36 GMTMUNICH (AP) — Iran's foreign minister says the nuclear deal with world powers offers a chance to demolish a "wall of mistrust" between Iran and the United States, but it's not a task for Tehran alone.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/becb52e597064ac49cc20b9bf6182f27