FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 18 Jan 2017 08:12:39 -08:00Killers' lawyers seek more info on Ohio's lethal drug supply, 18 Jan 2017 15:37:26 GMTCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Lawyers for condemned inmates are trying to learn more about Ohio's supply of execution drugs at a time the state prisons agency is reluctant to give out that information. Africa, Obama's presidency couldn't help but be personal, 18 Jan 2017 15:05:24 GMTJOHANNESBURG (AP) — Africa was electrified by the rise of Barack Obama, the first U.S. president of African descent. It was in Africa that he signaled a historic opening toward Cuba, took aim at the twin scourges of corruption and dictatorship and sent thousands of troops to fight one of the most terrifying disease outbreaks in decades. Latest: Protesters gather outside EPA pick's hearing, 18 Jan 2017 16:00:44 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Congress (all times EST): of steroids hovers above Hall of Fame voting, 18 Jan 2017 15:20:24 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The cloud of steroids hovers above Hall of Fame voting, much as it shrouded baseball in the 1990s and early 2000s., Blue Jays agree to $18.5M, 1-year deal, 18 Jan 2017 16:00:17 GMTTORONTO (AP) — Jose Bautista is staying with the Toronto Blue Jays, after all. erupts at Mexican private school, 3 wounded, 18 Jan 2017 15:51:13 GMTMONTERREY, Mexico (AP) — State officials said a student opened fire with a gun at a private school in the northern Mexican city of Monterrey on Wednesday, seriously wounding himself, a teacher and another student. O'Leary to run for Conservative leadership in Canada, 18 Jan 2017 15:09:02 GMTTORONTO (AP) — "Shark Tank" cast member Kevin O'Leary is running for the leadership of Canada's opposition Conservative Party. Feds advise workaround on asset forfeiture rule, 18 Jan 2017 16:05:01 GMTRICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The U.S. Department of Justice gave instructions on how to work around its own strict rules for spending money seized in investigations to Virginia's top prosecutor, according to documents obtained by The Associated Press. says Egypt is progressing well with economic reform plan, 18 Jan 2017 15:44:01 GMTCAIRO (AP) — The International Monetary Fund says Egypt is making progress with its economic reform program, although it will still take time to improve living standards for the whole population. expands missile defense system with new interceptor, 18 Jan 2017 15:52:01 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — Israel says it has expanded a missile defense system with the addition of longer range, more precise interception capabilities. nominee Ross declares he is pro-trade, pro-union, 18 Jan 2017 15:50:46 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President-elect Donald Trump's pick for commerce secretary said Wednesday that he favors "sensible trade," is pro-union and believes his vast business dealings have given experience fighting other countries' unfair trade practices. homebuilder confidence, sales outlook slip in January, 18 Jan 2017 16:00:50 GMTU.S. homebuilders are feeling slightly less confident this month about their sales prospects, a pullback from December when builders' confidence reached the highest level in 11 years. Latest: Mom pleads not guilty to abducting kids in 1985, 18 Jan 2017 15:14:56 GMTWARWICK, R.I. (AP) — The Latest on a mother charged with abducting her children three decades ago (all times local): Latest: Senator says don't repeal without replacement, 18 Jan 2017 15:09:35 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Congress (all times EST):, Federer advance to 3rd round at Australian Open, 18 Jan 2017 14:48:24 GMTMELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — An hour after his win, Andy Murray still hadn't been able to get any video to see how he twisted his ankle and tumbled to the ground. vice chancellor condemns populist's Holocaust remarks, 18 Jan 2017 14:55:25 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Germany's vice chancellor on Wednesday harshly condemned remarks by a prominent member of the nationalist Alternative for Germany party, who suggested ending the country's decades-long tradition of acknowledging and atoning for its Nazi past. Latest: British Supreme Court to rule on Brexit Tuesday, 18 Jan 2017 15:01:32 GMTLONDON (AP) — The Latest on Britain's decision to leave the European Union (all times local): it comes to inaugural crowds, does size matter?, 18 Jan 2017 16:00:35 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump says his inauguration will have "an unbelievable, perhaps record-setting turnout." Organizers of a protest the next day call in the biggest demonstration in history to welcome a new president. third straight time, Earth sets hottest year record, 18 Jan 2017 15:49:24 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Government scientists say the Earth sizzled to a third straight heat record last year. Napolitano in hospital with side effect of cancer care, 18 Jan 2017 14:48:28 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — University of California President Janet Napolitano, a former U.S. Homeland Security secretary and governor of Arizona, has been undergoing cancer treatment for five months and was hospitalized after suffering complications, the school system said. mixed, livestock mixed, 18 Jan 2017 15:46:14 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Grain futures were mixed Wednesday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade. Coast seeks end to unrest as gunfire cuts off port, 18 Jan 2017 14:58:36 GMTABIDJAN, Ivory Coast (AP) — Gunfire cut off access to Ivory Coast's largest commercial port on Wednesday as officials pleaded with security forces to end the unrest that has shaken Africa's fastest-growing economy and threatened a return to instability. killed by Kentucky police was shot twice in the torso, 18 Jan 2017 16:02:03 GMTFULTON, Ky. (AP) — Authorities say a man who was killed by a western Kentucky police officer earlier this week died of two gunshot wounds. WR Antonio Brown apologizes for livestreaming video, 18 Jan 2017 15:30:53 GMTPITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown has apologized for livestreaming video from the team's locker room following its win over Kansas City. pounds Houston as flooded roadways strand motorists, 18 Jan 2017 14:54:41 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — Emergency crews have made dozens of high-water rescues as thunderstorms flood streets in the Houston area and batter other parts of Texas.'s proposed Olympic museum receives funding boost, 18 Jan 2017 16:08:27 GMTCOLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — A proposed museum dedicated to the U.S. Olympic and Paralympic movements has received a fundraising boost from a Colorado Springs tourism marketing organization. defense officials report gunfire at private school in northern Mexico city of Monterrey; injuries reported, 18 Jan 2017 15:11:55 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — Civil defense officials report gunfire at private school in northern Mexico city of Monterrey; injuries reported. Convictions in lane-closing trial should stand, 18 Jan 2017 15:03:59 GMTNEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Federal prosecutors say the corruption convictions of two former aides to Republican New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie in the George Washington Bridge lane-closing scandal should stand. of Power band members recovering after train accident, 18 Jan 2017 15:36:38 GMTOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say two musicians with the band Tower of Power remain hospitalized after being hit last week by an Amtrak train in Oakland. USA hopes Trump can unify Americans after divisive vote, 18 Jan 2017 14:49:31 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — The U.S. candidate in the Miss Universe pageant said Wednesday she did not vote for Donald Trump but she hopes the president-elect can unify Americans at a "nerve-wracking" point in U.S. history. The Flaming Lips deliver for anyone missing Bowie, 18 Jan 2017 16:01:56 GMTThe Flaming Lips, "Oczy Mlody" (Warner Bros. Records) parliament resumes voting on Erdogan's powers, 18 Jan 2017 15:00:50 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey's parliament on Wednesday embarked on a second round of deliberations on a contentious package of constitutional amendments that would give President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's office executive powers. Latest: No bound sought for suspect in officer's killing, 18 Jan 2017 15:37:49 GMTORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on the fatal shooting of an Orlando police officer (all times local): erupts at Mexican private school, injuries reported, 18 Jan 2017 15:20:06 GMTMONTERREY, Mexico (AP) — State officials say a gunshots have been fired at a private secondary and grade school in the northern Mexican city of Monterrey, with three injuries reported. settles mortgage discrimination lawsuit, 18 Jan 2017 15:41:26 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — JPMorgan Chase is settling charges that independent brokers working for the bank discriminated against minorities seeking home mortgages. 'severely injured' people remain at Nigeria bombing scene, 18 Jan 2017 15:20:03 GMTLAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — At least 46 "severely injured" people remain in a refugee camp that Nigeria's military says it mistakenly bombed and they need urgent evacuation, the International Committee for the Red Cross said Wednesday, while the U.N. refugee chief called the killings "truly catastrophic." Latest: Tusk warns Britain can't pick and choose, 18 Jan 2017 14:54:48 GMTLONDON (AP) — The Latest on Britain's decision to leave the European Union (all times local): puts soccer star Aboutrika on no-fly, terror list, 18 Jan 2017 14:56:19 GMTCAIRO (AP) — Egyptian authorities have added one of the country's all-time greatest soccer players to a terror watch and no-fly list, over accusations he helped finance the Muslim Brotherhood, now banned as a terrorist organization, judicial officials said Wednesday. Latest: Price pledges bipartisan approach to HHS, 18 Jan 2017 14:54:00 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Congress (all times EST): Latest: Senator praises Commerce pick Ross for divesting, 18 Jan 2017 15:20:13 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Congress (all times EST): to rename communication school in honor of Lew Klein, 18 Jan 2017 15:04:23 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Temple University has announced it will rename its School of Media and Communication to honor Philadelphia broadcast pioneer Lew Klein. stock indexes mixed; bond yields and dollar climb again, 18 Jan 2017 15:45:58 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stock indexes were mixed in a listless morning of trading Wednesday, while bond yields and the dollar moved higher again. plans Dakota Access oil pipeline environmental study, 18 Jan 2017 15:30:26 GMTBISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The Army has started the process of launching a full environmental study of the $3.8 billion Dakota Access pipeline's disputed crossing of the Missouri River in North Dakota, though a federal judge could stop the effort. businesses hope to see Obama-backed rules scrapped, 18 Jan 2017 16:06:44 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Small businesses are hoping to see some high-profile Obama administration regulations scrapped after Donald Trump takes office, with rules affecting overtime, sick leave and the environment among those that may be taken off the books. expected to defend Manning decision at news conference, 18 Jan 2017 16:04:02 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is expected to defend his decision to shorten the sentence of convicted leaker Chelsea Manning when he holds his final news conference on Wednesday, two days before his second term ends. gov't wants to pardon thousands of prisoners, 18 Jan 2017 14:54:34 GMTBUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Romania's government is proposing to pardon thousands of prisoners, in a drive to reduce overcrowding in prisons. half-century later, questions cloud Boston Strangler case, 18 Jan 2017 14:51:52 GMTBOSTON (AP) — Fifty years ago Wednesday, a factory worker who claimed he was the Boston Strangler was sentenced to prison. source: Bautista, Blue Jays agree to $18.5M, 1-year deal, 18 Jan 2017 15:35:19 GMTTORONTO (AP) — Jose Bautista is staying with the Toronto Blue Jays, after all. at car wash swallows truck weighing 55,000 pounds, 18 Jan 2017 15:36:21 GMTOAKWOOD, Ga. (AP) — No one was injured, but the sight of a 55,000-pound tractor-trailer being partially swallowed by a sinkhole created some excitement in north Georgia. Latest: Poll finds Americans agree health law needs fix, 18 Jan 2017 15:15:53 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President-elect Donald Trump (all times EST):