FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Sat, 29 Aug 2015 02:23:01 -07:00The Latest: Judge offers reasoning behind Al-Jazeera verdicthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d8fe13d2d63e401dabf217831a729d25Sat, 29 Aug 2015 09:02:29 GMTCAIRO (AP) — Here are the latest developments in Egypt's retrial of three Al-Jazeera English journalists:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d8fe13d2d63e401dabf217831a729d25Carter's cancer rekindles memories of 1980 Olympic boycotthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7d8273b8e7dc46e2b22686a38a60f155Sat, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7d8273b8e7dc46e2b22686a38a60f155The Latest: Al-Jazeera criticizes Egyptian court verdicthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5c5235af4e5b4089ae400b09443693deSat, 29 Aug 2015 08:52:33 GMTCAIRO (AP) — Here are the latest developments in Egypt's retrial of three Al-Jazeera English journalists:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5c5235af4e5b4089ae400b09443693deLEADING OFF: Fiers to make 1st start since no-hitterhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0ae7d2fefc8346a9b52a58a00f122743Sat, 29 Aug 2015 07:58:55 GMTA look at what's happening all around the major leagues today:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0ae7d2fefc8346a9b52a58a00f122743Experts say tough talk on China overlooks economic realitieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6a89cdbc86644e6cabd2ad71dadf19e8Sat, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6a89cdbc86644e6cabd2ad71dadf19e8The Latest: For Richards-Ross, 'bitter, bittersweet' returnhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ae712a5e83404dfc8dde34cff0688f50Sat, 29 Aug 2015 03:57:22 GMTBEIJING (AP) — The Latest from the IAAF world championships (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ae712a5e83404dfc8dde34cff0688f50Tens of thousands rally in Malaysia, demand Najib resignhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d0e6addd3d894a8980a240591b53a15aSat, 29 Aug 2015 07:55:17 GMTKUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Defying authorities, tens of thousands of Malaysians wearing yellow T-shirts and blowing horns gathered Saturday in Kuala Lumpur for a major rally to demand the resignation of embattled Prime Minister Najib Razak.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d0e6addd3d894a8980a240591b53a15aKershaw strikes out 14 in Dodgers' 4-1 win over Cubshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e5bf7752721446c488d34107cc7ad890Sat, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e5bf7752721446c488d34107cc7ad890Nunez homers, Twins take opener against Astros 3-0http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df4f7bfe2ab041319da44a5d432cf6acSat, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df4f7bfe2ab041319da44a5d432cf6acEaton closes in on decathlon gold at worlds; Relays starthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/89723d7f793d440890ad719af5db24bdSat, 29 Aug 2015 07:35:55 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Ashton Eaton is closing in on another decathlon world title, and is keeping the world record in sight, too.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/89723d7f793d440890ad719af5db24bdGreek election could result in new, big coalition govthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f263ae38f97d49f484c8b2032fdd4d95Sat, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f263ae38f97d49f484c8b2032fdd4d95Rival Koreas fix date for talks preparing family reunionshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5c8dc1f5701244a78be025bb07225ec3Sat, 29 Aug 2015 09:19:34 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North and South Korea have fixed a meeting to prepare for more reunions of families separated by the 1950-53 Korean War.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5c8dc1f5701244a78be025bb07225ec3New Mexico secretary of state charged with thefthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ee11590aaf874d14ac7d9b7a95f2f6bbSat, 29 Aug 2015 08:16:36 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ee11590aaf874d14ac7d9b7a95f2f6bb2 French journalists charged in Moroccan king blackmail casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5b376e440b65463f89d34b3aa1840eceSat, 29 Aug 2015 08:55:56 GMTPARIS (AP) — French authorities have handed two journalists preliminary extortion charges on accusations that they tried to blackmail Moroccan King Mohammed VI.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5b376e440b65463f89d34b3aa1840eceThe Latest: Eaton leads pole vault after 8 events at worldshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/87b49abc0eba4b9aa950fd7217f069c6Sat, 29 Aug 2015 07:32:32 GMTBEIJING (AP) — The Latest from the IAAF world championships (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/87b49abc0eba4b9aa950fd7217f069c6Today in Historyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/55c56b78879a4d658f64116e1d2ee8caSat, 29 Aug 2015 04:00:12 GMTToday is Saturday, August 29, the 241st day of 2015. There are 124 days left in the year.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/55c56b78879a4d658f64116e1d2ee8caThe Latest: Jamaica advances fastest in both 4x100 relayshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4db6802f11f14b0ca168ebf06ed6d51fSat, 29 Aug 2015 04:48:00 GMTBEIJING (AP) — The Latest from the IAAF world championships (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4db6802f11f14b0ca168ebf06ed6d51fThousands gather for rally urging Malaysian leader to quithttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/33cf0d1c25b848d5ac6ae3a3f7db6d51Sat, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/33cf0d1c25b848d5ac6ae3a3f7db6d51After TV slaying, reporter's dad finds voice on gun controlhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2319289cada24f9a8114e888ceac768dSat, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2319289cada24f9a8114e888ceac768dTropical storm weakens, but leaves 20 dead in Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ff092be1684849bfb5d7e45477de3ac7Sat, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ff092be1684849bfb5d7e45477de3ac7Goldschmidt homers in Diamondbacks' 6-4 win over A'shttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/42cd5fdbd9e54160ab180b666f6506e8Sat, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/42cd5fdbd9e54160ab180b666f6506e8Spieth loses No. 1 ranking with missed cuthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a2d2c9c00c9840cbbd5e460630120bd0Sat, 29 Aug 2015 07:57:24 GMTEDISON, N.J. (AP) — By the end of the week, Jordan Spieth might be No. 1 in just one major category — the PGA Tour money list. He has earned just under $10.4 million this year, so missing the cut at The Barclays is not likely to keep him up at night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a2d2c9c00c9840cbbd5e460630120bd0Afghan official: Taliban kill 8 police officers in attackshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2712709097cf4a7aa5b3eed430469f1cSat, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2712709097cf4a7aa5b3eed430469f1cSalinas, Earthquakes beat 10-man Galaxy for 4th straight winhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0e08576e70e74d64aee9f1becfe8a459Sat, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0e08576e70e74d64aee9f1becfe8a459The Latest: Gatlin on Bolt: 'I hope he's tired, too'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eba376efa38d4cb3b71543b04c8f45f5Sat, 29 Aug 2015 05:09:42 GMTBEIJING (AP) — The Latest from the IAAF world championships (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eba376efa38d4cb3b71543b04c8f45f5Biographies of the 3 Al-Jazeera English journalistshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3337a577fa214474bde0f52130647ffbSat, 29 Aug 2015 09:11:49 GMTCAIRO (AP) — An Egyptian court has sentenced three Al-Jazeera English journalists to three years in prison. Peter Greste, Mohammed Fahmy and Baher Mohammed were all arrested in December 2013 on terrorism-related charges in a case widely criticized by rights groups.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3337a577fa214474bde0f52130647ffbStafford, Bortles shine as Lions beat Jaguars 22-17http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f1aa4303426047a483c252404dd37499Sat, 29 Aug 2015 04:13:44 GMTJACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Matthew Stafford didn't even need Calvin Johnson to carve up the Jacksonville Jaguars.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f1aa4303426047a483c252404dd37499Prison scrambles as Legionnaires' disease sickens inmatehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b153736621024bfcba2a43bf48c95d20Sat, 29 Aug 2015 07:58:45 GMTSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Officials at California's oldest state prison scrambled to provide safe drinking water to thousands of inmates after waterborne Legionnaires' disease hospitalized one inmate and was suspected of sickening more than two dozen others.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b153736621024bfcba2a43bf48c95d20Guest lineups for the Sunday news showshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c8aec8e911dc4827a85b7fb346bd4103Sat, 29 Aug 2015 07:18:03 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c8aec8e911dc4827a85b7fb346bd4103Police: Construction crooner found dead in apparent suicidehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/027038cc541e4d96b305c561b578a6bcSat, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/027038cc541e4d96b305c561b578a6bcArbour's success with 1 team _ Isles _ stands out to Bowmanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/40a2ec7cde894dc0a5a7e08b45ecdf61Sat, 29 Aug 2015 07:53:22 GMTOf Al Arbour's numerous NHL achievements, one stands out to his former coaching colleague and mentor, Scotty Bowman.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/40a2ec7cde894dc0a5a7e08b45ecdf61Thai police say a foreign suspect has been arrested in Bangkok shrine bombing investigationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bd62093ef7a94459b7b2d29d45da37a3Sat, 29 Aug 2015 09:14:45 GMTBANGKOK (AP) — Thai police say a foreign suspect has been arrested in Bangkok shrine bombing investigation.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bd62093ef7a94459b7b2d29d45da37a3The Latest: Egypt says verdict expected in Al-Jazeera casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e4778b95adb2441fae931e8a9fa64569Sat, 29 Aug 2015 07:21:02 GMTCAIRO (AP) — Here are the latest developments in Egypt's retrial of three Al-Jazeera English journalists:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e4778b95adb2441fae931e8a9fa64569The Latest: Amal Clooney on hand for Egypt's Al-Jazeera casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c99af7f4492f4485acce538580412f79Sat, 29 Aug 2015 07:46:45 GMTCAIRO (AP) — Here are the latest developments in Egypt's retrial of three Al-Jazeera English journalists:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c99af7f4492f4485acce538580412f79A look at Egypt's Al-Jazeera English trialhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b6c43084d0994425828cf0be674a96e2Sat, 29 Aug 2015 08:45:01 GMTHere is a look at the major events in the arrest and trials of three Al-Jazeera English journalists in Egypt:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b6c43084d0994425828cf0be674a96e2Survivor's husband recounts story before gunfire eruptedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/da86fae82f944bc0ba543e9d91916a06Sat, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/da86fae82f944bc0ba543e9d91916a063 Al-Jazeera English reporters await Egyptian court rulinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6e904f2291b64b68ba6361eb1b375950Sat, 29 Aug 2015 07:39:19 GMTCAIRO (AP) — Three Al-Jazeera English journalists awaited a verdict in their retrial Saturday in an Egyptian court, hoping for an end to their long-running trial criticized worldwide by press freedom advocates and human rights activists.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6e904f2291b64b68ba6361eb1b375950Tomlinson lines game-winning single as Giants beat Cardinalshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/56ad33cff3114cf084b087f64f20c25bSat, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/56ad33cff3114cf084b087f64f20c25bThe Latest: 3 Al-Jazeera journalists get 3 years in prisonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/505567764e4045ef90a931726326913bSat, 29 Aug 2015 08:34:39 GMTCAIRO (AP) — Here are the latest developments in Egypt's retrial of three Al-Jazeera English journalists:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/505567764e4045ef90a931726326913bEgypt sentences 3 Al-Jazeera reporters to 3 years in prisonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/77c161baacae4e43a5bb4b924b4cdaa8Sat, 29 Aug 2015 09:07:01 GMTCAIRO (AP) — An Egyptian court on Saturday sentenced three Al-Jazeera English journalists to three years in prison, the last twist in a long-running trial criticized worldwide by press freedom advocates and human rights activists.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/77c161baacae4e43a5bb4b924b4cdaa8Sheriff's deputy fatally shot in Houston while pumping gashttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ee98b97d6a864d9d9537a15ade94efe8Sat, 29 Aug 2015 09:16:46 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ee98b97d6a864d9d9537a15ade94efe8Egyptian court sentences 3 Al-Jazeera English journalists to 3 years in prisonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5b5109884af84c3db87ec34d16bc8a41Sat, 29 Aug 2015 08:31:43 GMTCAIRO (AP) — Egyptian court sentences 3 Al-Jazeera English journalists to 3 years in prison.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5b5109884af84c3db87ec34d16bc8a41Al-Jazeera English acting director-general: Court verdict 'defies logic and common sense'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/310203defc1c4f8e88df280850bf59dbSat, 29 Aug 2015 08:47:47 GMTDOHA, Qatar (AP) — Al-Jazeera English acting director-general: Court verdict 'defies logic and common sense'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/310203defc1c4f8e88df280850bf59dbObama: US-Israel ties will improve after Iran deal in placehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/db6815e9ea7f4acd967e7d91c9cd8387Sat, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/db6815e9ea7f4acd967e7d91c9cd8387Iran deal gives Sen. Durbin a shot at political redemptionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/495e5a66464648e7aa15b61d38abca25Sat, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/495e5a66464648e7aa15b61d38abca25The Latest: Al-Jazeera reporter gets 6 months for 'bullet'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/72c833f286734440941e53f937040991Sat, 29 Aug 2015 09:18:27 GMTCAIRO (AP) — Here are the latest developments in Egypt's retrial of three Al-Jazeera English journalists:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/72c833f286734440941e53f937040991Residents across Gulf remember Katrina's might, recoveryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2bb97f9b18f04648bd1b86aaadd6cec3Sat, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2bb97f9b18f04648bd1b86aaadd6cec3Police arrest foreigner in Bangkok shrine bombing casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d3ca4b4c1adf498b841f43187562b2f7Sat, 29 Aug 2015 09:16:58 GMTBANGKOK (AP) — Thai police say a foreign suspect has been arrested in the investigation of a deadly shrine bombing in Bangkok.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d3ca4b4c1adf498b841f43187562b2f7Officials urge residents to stay prepared tropical stormhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/29bb28c216834a71939788fe29c5938eSat, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/29bb28c216834a71939788fe29c5938eEurope rethinks train security after Americans thwart attackhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/76e21dcb39f240d3ac0579f9be3b1e9dSat, 29 Aug 2015 07:46:19 GMTPARIS (AP) — European security and transport chiefs are urgently reconsidering train security after American passengers thwarted an Islamic extremist attack on a high-speed trip from Amsterdam to Paris.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/76e21dcb39f240d3ac0579f9be3b1e9d