FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Fri, 26 Aug 2016 05:00:13 -07:00Chemical leak in fighter plane sends 6 airmen to hospitalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8cc2953d977740d8afb3c748af01586eFri, 26 Aug 2016 11:31:53 GMTEGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) — Six airmen at the U.S. Air National Guard's 177th Fighter Wing in New Jersey have been taken to the hospital after being exposed to a chemical released from a fighter plane.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8cc2953d977740d8afb3c748af01586eMan sentenced for firing at deputy during 2015 chasehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e30ca4ca8ecd46e7862f7edf4201142aFri, 26 Aug 2016 10:26:58 GMTGRAHAM, N.C. (AP) — A man has been sentenced to serve at least 18 years in prison for firing upon a deputy in North Carolina and crashing into another deputy's car in a high-speed chase last year.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e30ca4ca8ecd46e7862f7edf4201142aUS, Russia renew push for elusive agreement on Syriahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/87c51b07016b4e7a9626434a3626a2dcFri, 26 Aug 2016 09:25:27 GMTGENEVA (AP) — The United States and Russia on Friday renewed efforts to secure a military and humanitarian cooperation agreement for war-torn Syria as conditions on the ground continued to deteriorate after months of hesitation, missed deadlines and failed attempts to forge a nationwide truce.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/87c51b07016b4e7a9626434a3626a2dcSlain nuns leave void in Mississippi community they servedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e793202d61db4816bb8051a52c4ba289Fri, 26 Aug 2016 10:53:18 GMTDURANT, Miss. (AP) — In the rural Mississippi community they served, two nuns found slain in their home "would do anything for anybody," friends said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e793202d61db4816bb8051a52c4ba289Turkish PM vows to continue Syria military operationshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b4acc73720054159a9a048ac61398fd5Fri, 26 Aug 2016 10:28:18 GMTISTANBUL (AP) — The Turkish prime minister vows to continue military operations in Syria until there's no "terror" threat to Turkey from the war-torn neighbor.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b4acc73720054159a9a048ac61398fd5Facebook 'like' gets Florida man a return trip to jailhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a79ab5d470994e868da9f3b865a50da6Fri, 26 Aug 2016 09:53:57 GMTWEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A Florida man is back in jail after clicking "like" on a Facebook photo posted by a witness in a case against him.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a79ab5d470994e868da9f3b865a50da6Burr sticks to low-key style in N. Carolina re-election bidhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e90a1c477ad0404eb63f8fc9eb871fbfFri, 26 Aug 2016 10:45:54 GMTRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Republican Sen. Richard Burr drives alone, steering his white 2013 Hyundai sedan to dozens of factory tours and other North Carolina stops. If there's a TV camera or a reporter, he'll talk. If not, he'll move on.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e90a1c477ad0404eb63f8fc9eb871fbfSAfrican judge denies appeal for harsher Pistorius sentencehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d3841d5e933f4cd7b978530987041ef5Fri, 26 Aug 2016 11:30:24 GMTJOHANNESBURG (AP) — A South African judge on Friday dismissed an appeal by prosecutors for a harsher against Oscar Pistorius who was found guilty of murder for killing his girlfriend in 2013.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d3841d5e933f4cd7b978530987041ef5Dozens of Baltimore County schools closing for heathttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e368413218134c1988f2a5d4c47e3addFri, 26 Aug 2016 11:07:56 GMTTOWSON, Md. (AP) — Dozens of Baltimore County schools that do not have air conditioning are closed Friday because of the heat.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e368413218134c1988f2a5d4c47e3addZimbabwe opposition parties unite for anti-Mugabe protesthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fca3ff2890f64a50aa68b0a8c10345ceFri, 26 Aug 2016 09:48:54 GMTHARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Zimbabwe police have deployed throughout the capital, Harare, Friday in anticipation of a protest by a united group of opposition parties that includes a former vice-president.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fca3ff2890f64a50aa68b0a8c10345ceClinton says Trump unleashes 'radical fringe' in GOPhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9740534aed96498483ab4d1dc576e9c5Fri, 26 Aug 2016 11:31:45 GMTMANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — Hillary Clinton says Donald Trump has unleashed the "radical fringe" within the Republican Party, including anti-Semites and white supremacists, dubbing the billionaire businessman's campaign as one that will "make America hate again."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9740534aed96498483ab4d1dc576e9c5Germany's Merkel in Poland for talks on EU future, migrantshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7c0eeb0024494e84829469fbf1616a1eFri, 26 Aug 2016 10:34:09 GMTWARSAW, Poland (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel is in Warsaw for talks with the leaders of four central European nations about migrants and the future of the European Union after Britain leaves.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7c0eeb0024494e84829469fbf1616a1eThe Latest: Mayor applauds probe into quake tower collapsehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/53eb383ed8494ec4a4b9326ec0a53789Fri, 26 Aug 2016 11:41:55 GMTAMATRICE, Italy (AP) — The Latest on the earthquake in Italy (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/53eb383ed8494ec4a4b9326ec0a53789Zimbabwe judge OKs protest by opposition partieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/74fa2752c0ac4faabdce59b7d823c650Fri, 26 Aug 2016 10:04:12 GMTHARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — A Zimbabwean judge has ordered police not to interfere with an anti-government demonstration in the capital Friday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/74fa2752c0ac4faabdce59b7d823c650European shares down as investors wait for US Fed cuehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1b8c5c203a484608a07fb482894d23d6Fri, 26 Aug 2016 09:51:15 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — European shares were mostly lower Friday following mixed trading in Asia, with investors preferring to sit on the sidelines ahead of U.S. Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen's speech later in the day for cues on the timing of the next policy rate hike.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1b8c5c203a484608a07fb482894d23d6Drugs used to make methamphetamine seized at Charleston porthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aa219871bc794e20b9a71a669788e61eFri, 26 Aug 2016 11:43:41 GMTCHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Federal agents in South Carolina have seized 35 tons of a chemical used to make methamphetamine at the Port of Charleston and are investigating whether the contraband is tied to a drug operation.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aa219871bc794e20b9a71a669788e61eAnti-Islam lawmaker Wilders calls for ban on Muslim migrantshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/98ad862f07384480ac1c898e6c57b613Fri, 26 Aug 2016 10:09:56 GMTTHE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Anti-Islam Dutch lawmaker Geert Wilders, whose Freedom Party has led opinion polls in the Netherlands for months, has published a one-page election manifesto calling for a ban on all asylum seekers and migrants from Islamic nations, and for the country to leave the European Union.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/98ad862f07384480ac1c898e6c57b613'Make Clemson Great Again': Alt-right conservative invitedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fed783850c4a47be8cdc71b24a756274Fri, 26 Aug 2016 11:17:31 GMTCLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — An unofficial student group at Clemson University has rankled some by inviting alt-right conservative provocateur and Breitbart.com tech editor Milo Yiannopoulos to speak at the school during an event called "Make Clemson Great Again."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fed783850c4a47be8cdc71b24a756274The Latest: British chef pledges donations for Amatricianahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d5ee4816f9f7494ead23061694f7a747Fri, 26 Aug 2016 10:25:22 GMTAMATRICE, Italy (AP) — The Latest on the earthquake in Italy (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d5ee4816f9f7494ead23061694f7a74710 Things to Know for Todayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c35c4c7ccc3941c898cc793485b3f9e4Fri, 26 Aug 2016 09:55:19 GMTYour daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c35c4c7ccc3941c898cc793485b3f9e4AP EXPLAINS: Difference between shallow, deep earthquakeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7e32d4d4235d4a96b1842adf8ac02d15Fri, 26 Aug 2016 09:56:27 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Italy's earthquake was a lot weaker than the one in Myanmar, but it did far more damage because it happened at a shallower depth. The Associated Press explains the difference between shallow and deep earthquakes.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7e32d4d4235d4a96b1842adf8ac02d15SpaceX Dragon heads back to Earth with station science, gearhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3adc53f37c9b46c498d59b83be37184eFri, 26 Aug 2016 10:47:40 GMTCAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — A SpaceX Dragon capsule headed back to Earth on Friday with a load of science experiments and gear from the International Space Station.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3adc53f37c9b46c498d59b83be37184eZimbabwe police battle anti-government protesters in capitalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3954765448924fbd9eb388f67c426a60Fri, 26 Aug 2016 11:56:19 GMTHARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Zimbabwe police battled anti-government protesters Friday with batons, tear gas and water cannons, despite a court order that police should not to interfere with the demonstration in the capital Friday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3954765448924fbd9eb388f67c426a60October trial set for Florida man in terror support casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c2854548963e4c698f359673bd3a82b0Fri, 26 Aug 2016 11:19:39 GMTPENSACOLA, Fla. (AP) — An October trial date has been set for a Florida Panhandle man accused of lying to FBI agents investigating his possible support for the Islamic State terror group.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c2854548963e4c698f359673bd3a82b0Rebels, civilians to evacuate long-besieged Damascus suburbhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dd29cab6491f4786ad2bfd92b373e87dFri, 26 Aug 2016 11:10:05 GMTDARAYA, Syria (AP) — Buses, ambulances and trucks lined up at the entrance of a long-blockaded Damascus suburb on Friday to evacuate rebels and civilians under a deal struck between the Syrian opposition forces and the government.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dd29cab6491f4786ad2bfd92b373e87dThe Latest: Italy plans state funeral for some quake deadhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e0aad749ea9449da9f974b6ca8829520Fri, 26 Aug 2016 09:26:14 GMTAMATRICE, Italy (AP) — The Latest on the earthquake in Italy (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e0aad749ea9449da9f974b6ca8829520Brewer AB Inbev to cut thousands of jobs in takeover dealhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/708c0f05d97f4ce489990ee19f8a77bdFri, 26 Aug 2016 11:21:00 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — The world's largest brewer, AB Inbev, expects to cut about 3 percent of its total workforce — equivalent to thousands of jobs — once it completes its huge takeover of its closest rival, SABMiller.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/708c0f05d97f4ce489990ee19f8a77bdProminent Florida eye doctor's health fraud trial delayedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a9ad52097c414c478b34bd7bd1fae91eFri, 26 Aug 2016 11:01:16 GMTWEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — The trial on health care fraud charges has been delayed until spring for a prominent Florida eye doctor also linked to a corruption case against New Jersey Sen. Bob Menendez.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a9ad52097c414c478b34bd7bd1fae91eWarsaw officials fired over property restitution questionshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/67c6aa1c74934f4a89c8c5597cc5a98cFri, 26 Aug 2016 11:45:39 GMTWARSAW, Poland (AP) — Warsaw's mayor said Friday she was firing three officials for what she described as lax oversight over town hall's decisions to return property seized by the communists into private hands.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/67c6aa1c74934f4a89c8c5597cc5a98cAP EXPLAINS: How shallow, deep earthquakes differhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3f67d64699bb46a98f0e29906f73f324Fri, 26 Aug 2016 10:12:48 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Italy's earthquake was a lot weaker than the one in Myanmar, but it did far more damage because it happened at a shallower depth. The Associated Press explains the difference between shallow and deep earthquakes.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3f67d64699bb46a98f0e29906f73f324Philippine communist rebels announce indefinite ceasefire at peace talks in Oslohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/334b577b419f4b22ac62acbade787cebFri, 26 Aug 2016 09:55:31 GMTOSLO, Norway (AP) — Philippine communist rebels announce indefinite ceasefire at peace talks in Oslo.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/334b577b419f4b22ac62acbade787cebPhilippines kills 11 Abu Sayyaf militants after beheadinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/596f185684f24c3fbe9fb341f44d9abbFri, 26 Aug 2016 09:53:37 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — Philippine troops killed at least 11 Abu Sayyaf militants, including an influential commander, in an assault on the extremists Friday following their beheading of a captive whose family was too poor to pay ransom, the military said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/596f185684f24c3fbe9fb341f44d9abbStock markets cautious ahead of key Fed speechhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/86527085e2eb45bf960009f243064c6dFri, 26 Aug 2016 11:19:59 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — Stock markets were mostly lower Friday as investors awaited a speech by U.S. Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen later in the day for cues on the timing of the next interest rate hike.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/86527085e2eb45bf960009f243064c6dBrewer AB Inbev expects thousands of job cuts in merger dealhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/380db3f5eb1f4c399c65b5376d40add7Fri, 26 Aug 2016 10:22:41 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — The world's largest brewer, AB Inbev, says it expects to cut about 3 percent of its total workforce — equivalent to thousands of jobs — once it completes its huge merger with its closest rival, SABMiller.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/380db3f5eb1f4c399c65b5376d40add7Disney draining, filling in pool at long-closed water parkhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/89a3db4ccc074cd082fd23e4370cc291Fri, 26 Aug 2016 11:00:28 GMTLAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — Walt Disney World is draining and filling a pool at its long-closed River Country Water Park.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/89a3db4ccc074cd082fd23e4370cc291Rights group urges Russia to release Crimean Tatar leaderhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/78b4a66e9cb2448fb2e844f6dd807979Fri, 26 Aug 2016 10:19:24 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — An international rights group has urged Russia to release a Crimean Tatar leader Ilmi Umerov who has been sent to a psychiatric hospital.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/78b4a66e9cb2448fb2e844f6dd807979Car bomb attack in Turkey kills 11 police; 78 woundedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/42fb7fafea074321a1029bc3f6824989Fri, 26 Aug 2016 10:02:27 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Kurdish militants on Friday attacked a police checkpoint in southeast Turkey with an explosives-laden truck, killing at least 11 police officers and wounding 78 other people, officials and the state-run news agency said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/42fb7fafea074321a1029bc3f6824989Iran denies Saudi allegations it gave Yemen rebels missileshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1ca59b8514d142cb80e8c95d5156e867Fri, 26 Aug 2016 09:56:58 GMTTEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's foreign minister is rejecting claims from Saudi Arabia that his country supplied the Shiite rebels in Yemen with missiles.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1ca59b8514d142cb80e8c95d5156e867Iran investigates young men at risk of being recruited by IShttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4d45b693ee284fdaacc8b7674618d208Fri, 26 Aug 2016 11:26:37 GMTTEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's intelligence minister says security officers have investigated more than 1,500 young men at risk of being recruited by the extremist Islamic State group.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4d45b693ee284fdaacc8b7674618d208Philippine rebels agree to indefinite cease-firehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4695d5432bcd48b19784010e168be168Fri, 26 Aug 2016 11:41:44 GMTOSLO, Norway (AP) — Philippine communist rebels announced an indefinite cease-fire Friday in peace talks aimed at ending one of Asia's longest-running insurgencies.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4695d5432bcd48b19784010e168be168Virginia TV station marks 1 year since fatal on-air shootinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8788c0b75e0d433bb1072eb6d0ae3452Fri, 26 Aug 2016 10:52:13 GMTROANOKE, Va. (AP) — A Virginia television station is marking a year since two journalists were fatally shot during a live broadcast watched by thousands of viewers.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8788c0b75e0d433bb1072eb6d0ae3452Report: 11 civilians killed in airstrikes in northern Yemenhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9dec40f4df3142aa9d732e7a74759d62Fri, 26 Aug 2016 10:51:03 GMTSANAA, Yemen (AP) — Yemen's rebel-run news agency says airstrikes by the Saudi-led coalition have killed 11 civilians and wounded others in the northern city of Saada.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9dec40f4df3142aa9d732e7a74759d62Trump rebukes racism claims as Clinton warns of radicalismhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/36956e02990b412c976adb2c524d57e2Fri, 26 Aug 2016 11:22:22 GMTMANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — Hillary Clinton says Donald Trump has unleashed the "radical fringe" within the Republican Party, including anti-Semites and white supremacists, dubbing the billionaire businessman's campaign as one that will "make America hate again."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/36956e02990b412c976adb2c524d57e2Thousands of mussels wash up on shores of Long Islandhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3714cd00f4784116979d69852c5c8be2Fri, 26 Aug 2016 11:41:08 GMTJAMESPORT, N.Y. (AP) — Thousands of dead mussels have washed up this week on the shores of Long Island.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3714cd00f4784116979d69852c5c8be2Man strips, drives pickup into Southwest plane in Nebraskahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e86a467a34354ab794181409192be7feFri, 26 Aug 2016 11:41:31 GMTOMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say a man wearing only boxer shorts stole a pickup and drove it into a Southwest Airlines plane at an airport in Omaha, Nebraska, causing minor injuries to three people on board.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e86a467a34354ab794181409192be7feThe Latest: Turkish PM says EU refugee deal could collapsehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ee35b9ccde4e4de9bd2b30e5331e5ffaFri, 26 Aug 2016 11:02:52 GMTBUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — The Latest on Europe's migration issues (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ee35b9ccde4e4de9bd2b30e5331e5ffaTop French court to rule on legality of burkini banshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/de029e1310c44f9b87573dbc0e9ad8dbFri, 26 Aug 2016 10:26:37 GMTPARIS (AP) — France's highest administrative court is considering whether it's legal for towns to ban body-covering burkini swimsuits, which have become a symbol of tensions around the place of Islam in secular France.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/de029e1310c44f9b87573dbc0e9ad8dbEgypt TV host shuns Twitter after pro-president poll fiascohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0b51a97ffd684a14a4170905b7968381Fri, 26 Aug 2016 10:31:40 GMTCAIRO (AP) — An Egyptian TV host and staunch supporter of the country's army-chief-turned-president has shut down his Twitter account after his improvised poll in favor of President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi backfired.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0b51a97ffd684a14a4170905b7968381Japan PM in Kenya to launch summit on African developmenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/def6fdb9fec8433c94edfca497e91700Fri, 26 Aug 2016 10:32:48 GMTNAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has arrived in Kenya to launch the Tokyo International Summit on African Development which 35 heads of state are expected to attend.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/def6fdb9fec8433c94edfca497e91700Strong aftershocks rattle devastated Italian earthquake zonehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a5e49ac98fc24810a4c534e7f1458ae7Fri, 26 Aug 2016 10:11:52 GMTAMATRICE, Italy (AP) — Strong aftershocks rattled central Italy and shut down a key route into the hard-hit town of Amatrice on Friday as hopes dimmed that firefighters would find any more survivors from the earthquake that killed at least 267 people.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a5e49ac98fc24810a4c534e7f1458ae7