FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 03 Sep 2015 12:12:20 -07:00Denver leaders to discuss allowing pot in some clubs, bars, 03 Sep 2015 18:27:07 GMTDENVER (AP) — Supporters of a proposed ballot initiative to allow marijuana use in some Denver clubs, bars and hotels are pulling the measure while they negotiate with city officials amid concerns that it could create "a bad chamber of commerce moment" if it passes. hearing for man accused of killing officer, 03 Sep 2015 19:09:12 GMTSHREVEPORT, La. (AP) — A Shreveport police sergeant testifies that relatives of the man accused of killing a police officer on Aug. 5 warned law enforcement that he was armed and had threatened to kill. jails Kentucky clerk for refusing marriage licenses, 03 Sep 2015 18:53:55 GMTASHLAND, Ky. (AP) — A defiant county clerk was sent to jail for contempt Thursday after insisting that her "conscience will not allow" her to follow a federal judge's orders to issue marriage licenses to gay couples. signs pledge to back GOP's 2016 presidential nominee, 03 Sep 2015 18:52:59 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Presidential candidate Donald Trump ruled out the prospect of a third-party White House bid Thursday and vowed to support the Republican Party's nominee — whoever it may be. 9,500 Nigerian refugees return from Cameroon, 03 Sep 2015 18:28:49 GMTYOLA, Nigeria (AP) — At least 9,500 people have returned to Nigeria since the Cameroonian government said last month it will expel unregistered Nigerian refugees as part of the fight against Boko Haram, a Nigerian official said. has 13 of Oklahoma City bombing co-conspirator's guns, 03 Sep 2015 18:26:44 GMTOKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The FBI has more than a dozen rifles, handguns and shotguns belonging to Oklahoma City bombing co-conspirator Terry Nichols, who wants the guns turned over to his ex-wife because he owes child support, court records show. Maldonado in line as Guatemala's interim leader, 03 Sep 2015 18:26:09 GMTGUATEMALA CITY (AP) — Vice President Alejandro Maldonado, a conservative former high court justice, was expected on Thursday to replace President Otto Perez Molina, who resigned a few hours earlier amid a corruption scandal. Video Music Awards criticized for glorifying marijuana, 03 Sep 2015 18:19:01 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — An organization that ran anti-cigarette smoking ads during the Video Music Awards has complained to MTV's parent company about the program's multiple references to marijuana and said it sent the wrong message to young viewers. president resigns amid corruption probe, 03 Sep 2015 18:14:17 GMTGUATEMALA CITY (AP) — Guatemalan President Otto Perez Molina resigned in the face of a corruption scandal that has brought his government to the brink, and was in court Thursday hearing charges that he was one of the leaders of a customs fraud ring under investigation. Quarter agency backs removal of White League monument, 03 Sep 2015 18:13:20 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — A French Quarter commission has voted to remove a 124-year-old obelisk monument dedicated to the White League's brief, and bloody, overthrow of a biracial Reconstruction government after the Civil War. Latest: UN says Budapest hasn't accepted refugee help, 03 Sep 2015 18:09:20 GMTThe latest Thursday on the European migrant crisis (all times GMT): bans journalists from voicing opinions in newscasts, 03 Sep 2015 19:00:36 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — The Israeli parliament has passed a law banning journalists working for the country's public broadcast authority from expressing their opinions on air. camp urged ex-State Dept. employee to testify, 03 Sep 2015 18:48:25 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Aides to presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton urged a former State Department employee who helped set up her private email server to appear before a House investigative panel, but the staffer has said he will assert his constitutional right not to testify. Sen. Booker adds to support for Iran nuclear deal, 03 Sep 2015 18:42:04 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — New Jersey Democratic Sen. Cory Booker announced his support for the Iran nuclear deal on Thursday, siding with President Barack Obama and bucking home-state pressures to say "no." targets health care bias against transgender people, 03 Sep 2015 19:06:56 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Mirroring a shift in society, the Obama administration proposed Thursday to ban discrimination against transgender people throughout the health care system. of the new 'Big 3' at Deutsche Bank, 03 Sep 2015 18:14:33 GMTNORTON, Mass. (AP) — Based more on current form than a mathematical formula, Jordan Spieth believes Jason Day is the No. 1 player in golf. Congress accepts president's resignation, 03 Sep 2015 18:41:10 GMTGUATEMALA CITY (AP) — Guatemala's Congress on Thursday accepted the resignation of President Otto Perez Molina, who submitted it amid a fraud probe that centers on him. to vote on lifting some secrecy around choosing top job, 03 Sep 2015 18:08:59 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — The selection of the U.N. secretary-general has been largely secretive for 70 years. A vote in the General Assembly next week could begin to change that. Latest: 1 Marine killed, 11 hurt in helicopter incident, 03 Sep 2015 18:44:41 GMTCAMP LEJEUNE, N.C. (AP) — The latest on a helicopter incident that killed one Marine and injured 11 others at Camp Lejeune in North Carolina (all times local): on US Open: Wimbledon runner-up Muguruza upset, 03 Sep 2015 18:47:58 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The latest on the U.S. Open (all times local): bests One Direction's Spotify record with new single, 03 Sep 2015 18:26:51 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Justin Bieber is marking a comeback: The singer set a new record on Spotify, besting One Direction. California correctional deputies arrested in inmate death, 03 Sep 2015 18:48:42 GMTSAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Three California correctional deputies were arrested on suspicion of murder in the death of an inmate at a county jail, sheriff's officials said Thursday. Latest: Police to examine video in cop shooting probe, 03 Sep 2015 18:30:09 GMTFOX LAKE, Ill. (AP) — The latest on the fatal shooting of a police officer in northern Illinois (all times local): shooter received supportive letters, money in jail, 03 Sep 2015 19:06:48 GMTDENVER (AP) — Strangers from across the world sent Colorado theater shooter James Holmes money, photos and supportive letters during his three years in a county jail. approves $415M settlement in Apple, Google wage case, 03 Sep 2015 19:02:43 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A federal judge has approved a $415 million settlement that ends a lengthy legal saga revolving around allegations that Apple, Google and several other Silicon Valley companies illegally conspired to prevent their workers from getting better job offers. gain as European central bank says it's ready to act, 03 Sep 2015 18:40:29 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks were slightly higher Thursday, helped by comments from European Central Bank policymakers, who said they were willing to provide more stimulus to the region's economy, if needed. Pharoah to race again in Breeders' Cup Classic, 03 Sep 2015 18:36:35 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A few days of indecision over, Triple Crown winner American Pharoah is back on schedule for the $5 million Breeders' Cup Classic and a chance for a magical career-ending race. times drugs were mentioned during the MTV VMAs, 03 Sep 2015 18:31:31 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Sunday's MTV Video Music Awards were peppered with commercials warning young adults about the dangers of drugs — but during the show itself, drug references were almost as predominant as the music. person arrested in Florida teen machete slaying, 03 Sep 2015 18:02:37 GMTMIAMI (AP) — A fifth person has been arrested in the machete-slaying of a vocational school student who was allegedly killed by his own classmates. than 23,000 Cannondale bicycles recalled for fall risk, 03 Sep 2015 19:08:16 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — More than 23,000 Cannondale mountain bicycles are being recalled because a steering tube can fail which can cause riders to fall off. eyes ordering murder trial in California pier shooting, 03 Sep 2015 18:24:27 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A judge was considering Thursday whether to order a Mexican national who has been deported from the U.S. five times to stand trial on a murder charge in a San Francisco shooting that became the focus of the national immigration debate. finds ex-Indianapolis Colts player not guilty of rape, 03 Sep 2015 18:54:01 GMTINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A jury says former Indianapolis Colts linebacker Josh McNary is not guilty of forcing a woman he met in a bar to have sex. of dead boys: 'All I want is to be with my children', 03 Sep 2015 19:08:12 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — He is one among many, far too many. But the plight of one boy, washed up like a piece of debris on a Turkish beach, has focused the world's attention on a wave of war-and-deprivation-fueled migration unmatched since World War II. activists stage hunger strike, want minister to quit, 03 Sep 2015 18:42:56 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — Several Lebanese activists launched an open-ended hunger strike on Thursday, demanding the resignation of the environment minister at the center of the country's trash crisis. of dead child on beach haunts and frustrates the world, 03 Sep 2015 19:07:44 GMTThe photo of the dead 3-year-old Syrian boy on a Turkish beach is haunting. urges feds to not give LAPD funds for body cameras, 03 Sep 2015 18:36:47 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Police Department's effort to equip officers with body cameras has run up against an unlikely obstacle: the American Civil Liberties Union. TV ad backing Walker touts fight with unions, 03 Sep 2015 18:39:48 GMTMADISON, Wis. (AP) — The first television ad designed to bolster Republican Scott Walker's sagging presidential campaign highlights his 2011 struggle with public sector unions, the clash that made him known across the country. of 15-year-old fatally shot by police plan lawsuit, 03 Sep 2015 18:37:56 GMTINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — An attorney for the parents of a 15-year-old carjacking suspect fatally shot by Indianapolis police says the family plans to file a federal lawsuit alleging that officers were negligent in the youth's death and violated his constitutional rights. congress accepts resignation of President Otto Perez Molina amid fraud scandal, 03 Sep 2015 18:17:09 GMTGUATEMALA CITY (AP) — Guatemala congress accepts resignation of President Otto Perez Molina amid fraud scandal. Supreme Court rules against Backpage.com, 03 Sep 2015 18:06:41 GMTSEATTLE (AP) — The website may not be immune from state liability law and a lawsuit filed by three young girls who said they were sold as prostitutes on the website can proceed to trial, the Washington Supreme Court ruled Thursday. Latest: Canada: Syria family didn't file refugee request, 03 Sep 2015 18:57:24 GMTThe latest Thursday on the European migrant crisis (all times GMT): recovery workers: Congress must renew health programs, 03 Sep 2015 18:32:39 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Dozens of 9/11 rescue and recovery workers gathered at the World Trade Center site on Thursday to demand that Congress extend programs offering money and free health care to people exposed to toxic dust after the terror attacks. denied bail on charges they beat homeless immigrant, 03 Sep 2015 19:03:27 GMTBOSTON (AP) — Two brothers charged with beating a homeless Mexican man after being inspired in part by Donald Trump's views on immigrants were ordered held without bail Thursday.' Kyle Flood will coach opener despite investigation, 03 Sep 2015 18:30:38 GMTPISCATAWAY, N.J. (AP) — Kyle Flood will coach Rutgers in its season opener against Norfolk State on Saturday despite an ongoing academic investigation. Sabbath announce final tour kicking off next year, 03 Sep 2015 19:04:14 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — After five decades, Black Sabbath will launch a farewell tour next year. seeks restitution of some Gulf oil spill business claims, 03 Sep 2015 19:00:29 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — Attorneys for BP told a federal appeals court Thursday that the company should be able to seek restitution of some of the money it paid in economic damage claims to businesses and individuals under a settlement arising from the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill. pops out of Vatican, stop to get new glasses, 03 Sep 2015 18:46:31 GMTROME (AP) — Pope Francis slipped out of the Vatican Thursday for a personal errand: New glasses. official: 2 Vice News journalists freed from jail, 03 Sep 2015 18:40:57 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Two Vice News journalists who were arrested in Turkey on terror-related charges have been released from jail, a Turkish government official said Thursday. Their assistant will remain jailed pending the conclusion of an investigation. signs GOP loyalty pledge to back party's 2016 nominee, forego potential third-party bid, 03 Sep 2015 18:09:05 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Trump signs GOP loyalty pledge to back party's 2016 nominee, forego potential third-party bid. Marine killed, 11 hurt when helicopter makes hard landing, 03 Sep 2015 18:47:04 GMTRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A group of U.S. Marines was practicing how to exit a hovering helicopter by sliding down ropes when the aircraft had to land harder and faster than normal in North Carolina, killing one Marine and injuring 11 others Wednesday night, military officials said.