FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 29 Aug 2015 00:22:13 -07:00Harrison RBI single lifts Pirates over Rockies 5-3, 29 Aug 2015 02:33:03 GMTPITTSBURGH (AP) — Pinch-hitter Josh Harrison singled home Francisco Cervelli with the go-ahead run in the eighth inning and the Pittsburgh bullpen continued its hot streak in the Pirates' 5-3 victory over the Colorado Rockies on Friday night.'s cancer rekindles memories of 1980 Olympic boycott, 29 Aug 2015 07:11:34 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Thirty-five years after his hopes for a gold medal were dashed by Jimmy Carter's boycott of the Moscow Olympics, Craig Beardsley is at peace. Latest: For Richards-Ross, 'bitter, bittersweet' return, 29 Aug 2015 03:57:22 GMTBEIJING (AP) — The Latest from the IAAF world championships (all times local): say tough talk on China overlooks economic realities, 29 Aug 2015 07:15:34 GMTCHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — If there was ever a week for the Republican presidential candidates to talk tough on China, this was it. Spurred by the stock market's wild ride, they lashed out at the world's most populous nation. prime minister says Erika leaves 20 dead, 29 Aug 2015 03:12:39 GMTSANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (AP) — A weakening Tropical Storm Erika drenched Haiti and the Dominican Republic on Friday after leaving a trail of destruction that killed at least 20 people and left another 31 missing on the small eastern Caribbean island of Dominica, authorities said. strikes out 14 in Dodgers' 4-1 win over Cubs, 29 Aug 2015 05:38:14 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — There's no personal statistic that impresses Clayton Kershaw much, including leading the major leagues with 236 strikeouts. sharp as Chiefs rout Titans 34-10 in preseason game, 29 Aug 2015 03:55:22 GMTKANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Chiefs' Alex Smith knows exactly how much weight Titans quarterback Marcus Mariota feels as the first-round pick tries to turn around the fortunes of Tennessee. homers, Twins take opener against Astros 3-0, 29 Aug 2015 04:13:39 GMTMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — For much of the season, the Minnesota Twins bullpen was falling short in the American League arms race. closes in on decathlon gold at worlds; Relays start, 29 Aug 2015 05:06:23 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Ashton Eaton is closing in on another decathlon world title, and keeping the world record in sight, too. election could result in new, big coalition govt, 29 Aug 2015 06:24:28 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece's outgoing prime minister, Alexis Tsipras, is banking on his popularity to win a national election next month and strengthen his grip on power after purging his radical left Syriza party of dissenters. fall behind early, lose to Marlins 4-3, 29 Aug 2015 03:31:11 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Martin Prado and Marcell Ozuna homered off Washington starter Max Scherzer, and the Miami Marlins built a three-run lead and held on to beat the Nationals 4-3 on Friday night. of state charged with theft, money laundering, 29 Aug 2015 02:50:17 GMTSANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico's Democratic attorney general on Friday charged Republican Secretary of State Dianna Duran with embezzlement, fraud, money laundering and campaign finance violations, further widening a rift between the two over enforcement of the state's laws governing campaigns. Latest: Eaton leads by 131 after 7 events in decathlon, 29 Aug 2015 03:38:37 GMTBEIJING (AP) — The Latest from the IAAF world championships (all times local): in History, 29 Aug 2015 04:00:12 GMTToday is Saturday, August 29, the 241st day of 2015. There are 124 days left in the year. Latest: Jamaica advances fastest in both 4x100 relays, 29 Aug 2015 04:48:00 GMTBEIJING (AP) — The Latest from the IAAF world championships (all times local): gather for rally urging Malaysian leader to quit, 29 Aug 2015 06:28:23 GMTKUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Defying authorities, thousands of Malaysians wearing yellow T-shirts and blowing horns began gathering Saturday in Kuala Lumpur for a major rally to demand the resignation of embattled Prime Minister Najib Razak. TV slaying, reporter's dad finds voice on gun control, 29 Aug 2015 06:58:52 GMTCOLLINSVILLE, Va. (AP) — Andy Parker's resolve to fight for gun control formed in the hours after his daughter was shot and killed on live television. In his first interviews after the tragedy, he briefly mentioned the issue as he eulogized Alison. By Friday, he was pledging a full-scale fight for tougher gun laws on national TV. storm weakens, but leaves 20 dead in Caribbean, 29 Aug 2015 04:08:18 GMTSANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (AP) — Tropical Storm Erika was losing its punch as it drenched Haiti and the Dominican Republic early Saturday, but it left devastation in its path, killing at least 20 people and leaving another 31 missing on the small eastern Caribbean island of Dominica, authorities said. supremacist takes stand in Jewish site shootings, 29 Aug 2015 02:39:05 GMTOLATHE, Kan. (AP) — A white supremacist charged with killing three people at Jewish sites in suburban Kansas City spent more than two hours Friday telling jurors how he planned the attacks and is sorry he didn't kill more people. homers in Diamondbacks' 6-4 win over A's, 29 Aug 2015 04:53:19 GMTPHOENIX (AP) — Pinch-hitter Aaron Hill's double produced the go-ahead run in the seventh inning off Oakland ace Sonny Gray, Paul Goldschmidt homered and the Arizona Diamondbacks rallied for a 6-4 victory over the Athletics on Friday night. official: Taliban kill 8 police officers in attacks, 29 Aug 2015 06:44:57 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — An Afghan official says at least eight police officers have been killed in separate attacks by Taliban insurgents in eastern Afghanistan. Latest: Matej Toth wins 50-kilometer walk at worlds, 29 Aug 2015 03:19:24 GMTBEIJING (AP) — The Latest from the IAAF world championships (all times local):, Earthquakes beat 10-man Galaxy for 4th straight win, 29 Aug 2015 05:08:43 GMTSAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Shea Salinas scored on a header in the first half and the San Jose Earthquakes beat the 10-man Los Angeles Galaxy 1-0 in the California Clasico on Friday night for their fourth straight victory. Latest: Gatlin on Bolt: 'I hope he's tired, too', 29 Aug 2015 05:09:42 GMTBEIJING (AP) — The Latest from the IAAF world championships (all times local): lineups for the Sunday news shows, 29 Aug 2015 07:18:03 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows:, Bortles shine as Lions beat Jaguars 22-17, 29 Aug 2015 04:13:44 GMTJACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Matthew Stafford didn't even need Calvin Johnson to carve up the Jacksonville Jaguars. Construction crooner found dead in apparent suicide, 29 Aug 2015 04:18:40 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A karaoke-loving ironworker who briefly became a New York sensation for his serenades from a subway construction site has been found dead in an apparent suicide, a month after he disappeared from his Queens neighborhood, police said Friday. throws 2 INTs, 1 TD, Patriots beat Panthers 17-16, 29 Aug 2015 03:35:47 GMTCHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — At least for one series Tom Brady looked like Tom Brady again. hits inside-the-park HR in 10th, Bosox end Mets' run, 29 Aug 2015 03:42:39 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Blake Swihart hit an inside-the-park home run in the 10th inning and the Boston Red Sox stopped the New York Mets' seven-game winning streak, holding on for a 6-4 victory Friday night. tips, vehicles fall into Victoria harbor, 29 Aug 2015 03:07:30 GMTVICTORIA, British Columbia (AP) — British Columbia's Ministry of Environment says a barge has tipped in Victoria's harbor, dumping as many as 20 vehicles into the water. Scully to return for record 67th year with Dodgers, 29 Aug 2015 03:38:27 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — The voice of summer in Los Angeles plans to return next year. urges independent probe of Ukwuachu sex assault case, 29 Aug 2015 03:27:56 GMTWACO, Texas (AP) — Baylor University President Ken Starr is proposing an independent investigation of the athletic department's handling of the sexual assault complaint against defensive end Sam Ukwuachu. killed, 2 injured in China paper mill accident, 29 Aug 2015 02:47:16 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Seven workers were killed and two injured after exposure to poisonous gasses at a paper mill in central China, authorities said Saturday, in the latest in a spate of deadly accidents to strike the country involving dangerous chemicals.'s husband recounts story before gunfire erupted, 29 Aug 2015 06:53:00 GMTROANOKE, Va. (AP) — The chamber of commerce official who was answering questions about her community on live TV when gunfire erupted said she never saw the gunman walk up to the group. awaits hurricane while still recovering from rain, 29 Aug 2015 02:39:19 GMTHONOLULU (AP) — Hurricane Ignacio is expected to continue to strengthen through the weekend and come close to the Hawaiian Islands early next week. Capsules, 29 Aug 2015 03:16:11 GMTCHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Tom Brady overcame two early interceptions to lead his first touchdown drive of the preseason as the New England Patriots beat the Carolina Panthers 17-16 on Friday night. strikes out 10, Rangers beat Orioles, 29 Aug 2015 02:55:52 GMTARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Cole Hamels delivered his best performance yet for the Texas Rangers, striking out 10 in eight innings Friday night during a 4-1 win over the Baltimore Orioles. lines game-winning single as Giants beat Cardinals, 29 Aug 2015 05:35:38 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Rookie Kelby Tomlinson lined a bases-loaded single up the middle with one out in the ninth against previously unbeaten Kevin Siegrist, and the San Francisco Giants topped the Cardinals 5-4 on Friday night to snap St. Louis' five-game winning streak., Gutierrez homer, Walker goes 6 1-3 in M's 2-0 win, 29 Aug 2015 03:19:16 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Kyle Seager and Franklin Gutierrez both had three hits and a homer and Taijuan Walker allowed three hits before leaving with an injury in the seventh inning as the Seattle Mariners beat the Chicago White Sox 2-0 on Friday night.'s deputy fatally shot in Houston while pumping gas, 29 Aug 2015 07:14:02 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — A sheriff's deputy in uniform was shot and killed Friday night while filling up his patrol car at a suburban Houston gas station, according to authorities. killed, 2 injured in poison exposure at China paper mill, 29 Aug 2015 03:22:07 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Seven workers were killed and two injured after exposure to poisonous gasses at a paper mill in central China, authorities said Saturday, in the latest in a spate of deadly accidents to strike the country involving dangerous chemicals. Jays hit 3 HRs in 5-3 win over Tigers, 29 Aug 2015 02:59:51 GMTTORONTO (AP) — A full house welcomed the surging Blue Jays home from an eight-game road trip, roaring with approval at another big win for the AL East leaders. has 6 RBIs, Yankees roll to 15-4 win over Braves, 29 Aug 2015 03:06:32 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Didi Gregorius drove in a career-high six runs, Brian McCann hit a three-run homer in his return to Atlanta and the New York Yankees shook off a scoring slump to beat the Braves 15-4 on Friday night. US-Israel ties will improve after Iran deal in place, 29 Aug 2015 07:17:13 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is comparing tensions between the U.S. and Israel over the Iranian nuclear deal to a family feud and says he expects quick improvements in ties between the longtime allies once the accord is implemented. deal gives Sen. Durbin a shot at political redemption, 29 Aug 2015 07:07:21 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — For all its fraught politics and geopolitical import, the Iran nuclear agreement offers something very personal for Sen. Dick Durbin of Illinois: a chance at political redemption. closes in on decathlon gold at worlds; Toth wins walk, 29 Aug 2015 03:52:15 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Ashton Eaton is closing in on another decathlon world title, and keeping the world record in sight, too. across Gulf remember Katrina's might, recovery, 29 Aug 2015 06:58:00 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — With prayer and the somber ringing of church bells and the uplifting sounds of brass bands and music, residents across Mississippi and Louisiana Saturday will pay homage to those who died in Hurricane Katrina, thank those who came to rebuild and celebrate how far the region has come from that devastating day when the hurricane struck. urge residents to stay prepared tropical storm, 29 Aug 2015 06:50:42 GMTST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Tropical Storm Erika may be getting weaker, but Florida officials still want residents to be prepared., Santana lead Brewers over Reds, 29 Aug 2015 03:14:56 GMTMILWAUKEE (AP) — Taylor Jungmann pitched six strong innings and fellow rookie Domingo Santana homered to lead the Milwaukee Brewers to a 5-0 victory over the Cincinnati Reds on Friday night., Padres fall to Phillies, 7-1, 29 Aug 2015 02:53:04 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Ian Kennedy continued to pitch well in August, but the Padres' offense couldn't generate enough offense to back him.