FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Tue, 27 Sep 2016 12:13:14 -07:00Houston transit police officer accused in beating resignshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e2a48c952cb64176a65c9d49ddb89805Tue, 27 Sep 2016 18:56:42 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — A Houston transit police officer has resigned after the release of a surveillance video that shows him beating a man he found slumped on a seat on a rail platform.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e2a48c952cb64176a65c9d49ddb89805Spate of whale entanglements could inform regulationshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/75ba7383779f4b60b9a788f6f7c2aef2Tue, 27 Sep 2016 18:40:14 GMTPORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Federal authorities say a recent wave of entanglements of rare whales off of New England could help inform future regulations to preserve the animals.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/75ba7383779f4b60b9a788f6f7c2aef2Zombie wars: State law aims to reduce blighted propertieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6dc82747a97b4a5bbacd57619bca5a82Tue, 27 Sep 2016 19:03:41 GMTCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A new Ohio law is being viewed as a national model for eliminating zombies — zombie properties, that is.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6dc82747a97b4a5bbacd57619bca5a82The Latest: Trump says he'll be at next presidential debateshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/62e11811986c4b6ab0fecd8eb9cba9f7Tue, 27 Sep 2016 19:07:16 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. presidential race (all times EDT):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/62e11811986c4b6ab0fecd8eb9cba9f7Allardyce out as England manager after newspaper stinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c82056d6b6c74f438436a3db1424cddfTue, 27 Sep 2016 18:59:28 GMTLONDON (AP) — Sam Allardyce has left his position as England manager after only one match in charge after he made a series of damaging comments to undercover reporters.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c82056d6b6c74f438436a3db1424cddfTrump blames others after combative debate with Clintonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b92fa4a7046a416780f06c6eb9212328Tue, 27 Sep 2016 18:47:29 GMTRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Donald Trump blamed the moderator, a bad microphone and anyone but himself Tuesday after he was forced onto defense by Hillary Clinton's cascade of criticism about his taxes, honesty and character in the first presidential debate.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b92fa4a7046a416780f06c6eb9212328Who funds campaigns? Mississippi eases into searchable infohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b23ac0a7d5a2446ea42e4cf38cec9f4fTue, 27 Sep 2016 18:50:53 GMTJACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi is becoming the last state to allow electronic filing of campaign finance reports, a step toward easier public access to information about who is spending money to influence elections.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b23ac0a7d5a2446ea42e4cf38cec9f4fFeds charge seller of mislabeled Chinese 'Viagra substitute'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8f832b4d31cb4ee2a626d1460b7066d2Tue, 27 Sep 2016 18:16:21 GMTATLANTA (AP) — An Alabama man is accused of importing a Chinese drug sold as a Viagra substitute, then selling it to gas stations.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8f832b4d31cb4ee2a626d1460b7066d2Senate blocks stopgap bill to prevent shutdown this weekendhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/542e418890a34104943748eb50a95131Tue, 27 Sep 2016 19:05:13 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate Tuesday stumbled over a must-do bill to prevent the government from shutting down this weekend and to fund the fight against the Zika virus. Democrats, demanding money so that Flint, Michigan can address its man-made water crisis, overwhelmingly opposed the measure, as did a host of the chamber's most conservative members.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/542e418890a34104943748eb50a95131Official: Panama asks US to extradite ex-prez Martinellihttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/62423b90a8be4e8e9e11b3d160a3b908Tue, 27 Sep 2016 17:51:18 GMTPANAMA CITY (AP) — An official in Panama says the country is formally asking the United States to extradite former President Ricardo Martinelli in connection with a phone-tapping controversy.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/62423b90a8be4e8e9e11b3d160a3b908Women leaders urge UN chief to press for Korea peace treatyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e3be3ecf1b1643708cb002a4b1c4eda1Tue, 27 Sep 2016 18:26:38 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — Women leaders from 38 countries are urging U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon to fulfill a promise he made in 2007 to start a peace process that would turn the armistice that ended the Korean war into a peace treaty before his term ends on Dec. 31.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e3be3ecf1b1643708cb002a4b1c4eda1India to not participate in regional summit in Pakistanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d4873abce2c04ce5ab12c9a1bfea4518Tue, 27 Sep 2016 18:40:18 GMTNEW DELHI (AP) — New Delhi will not participate in a meeting of South Asian nations to be held in Islamabad in November, its foreign ministry said in a statement late Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d4873abce2c04ce5ab12c9a1bfea4518Flood barriers protect Cedar Rapids as river crestshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aeeab0a8310a44649031dedede5c6a15Tue, 27 Sep 2016 18:37:38 GMTCEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (AP) — An elaborate system of temporary floodwalls largely protected Cedar Rapids homes and businesses Tuesday as the river that runs through the city reached its second-highest peak ever.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aeeab0a8310a44649031dedede5c6a15Mayor eager to work with Bucks president on race relationshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/68086b435f07475892a45b134ccce08fTue, 27 Sep 2016 18:08:27 GMTMILWAUKEE (AP) — The mayor of Milwaukee says he's eager to work with Bucks president Peter Feigin to improve the city's race relations.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/68086b435f07475892a45b134ccce08fBaby born with DNA from 3 people, first from new techniquehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c2f090cea351415b8f48c28f48630a36Tue, 27 Sep 2016 18:36:56 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Scientists say the first baby has been born from a new technique that combines DNA from three people.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c2f090cea351415b8f48c28f48630a36Video shows DC officers performing CPR on bleeding manhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a667197d6e17433fb6d3b01ee4e2b820Tue, 27 Sep 2016 17:49:33 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A video released by District of Columbia police shows officers performing CPR on a motorcyclist who had been shot by an officer as a bystander screams in the background.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a667197d6e17433fb6d3b01ee4e2b820Police: Man locked woman in shed, sexually assaulted herhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ea57ac6d2ccb4b168806ce80246f38e6Tue, 27 Sep 2016 18:00:14 GMTSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A man has been accused of luring an 18-year-old to a remote cabin, locking her in a shed and sexually assaulting her for weeks, prosecutors in eastern Utah said in court documents filed Monday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ea57ac6d2ccb4b168806ce80246f38e6LSU needs home run hire but competition could be toughhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f214fdbe149944869ec3d9b122723ef6Tue, 27 Sep 2016 18:40:04 GMTAfter firing the most successful football coach in the history of the program, LSU needs a home run hire.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f214fdbe149944869ec3d9b122723ef6Barriers used to protect soldiers now stopping floodwatershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5c211ff653ea44dab186da40a2c4510fTue, 27 Sep 2016 18:05:34 GMTCEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (AP) — Iowa's second-largest city has managed to keep flooding at bay largely because of barriers that were widely used to protect soldiers in Bosnia, Iraq and Afghanistan.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5c211ff653ea44dab186da40a2c4510fDriver acquitted in fatal Halloween hayride crash in Mainehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/60cbbcf862274114a38944a5a08bf59eTue, 27 Sep 2016 19:05:00 GMTBATH, Maine (AP) — The driver involved in a fatal hayride crash two years ago in Maine has been acquitted of a reckless conduct charge.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/60cbbcf862274114a38944a5a08bf59eIn 'Deepwater Horizon,' an ecological disaster's human tollhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f0933e784e094db789bce87a7efeacc1Tue, 27 Sep 2016 18:19:56 GMTTORONTO (AP) — The name Deepwater Horizon is synonymous to most with environmental catastrophe and corporate negligence. For Mike Williams, who survived the April 2010 oil-rig explosion by plunging into the Gulf of Mexico from several stories up, it was about something else.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f0933e784e094db789bce87a7efeacc1Phelps to Lochte before scrape: 'Keep your head on straight'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dd9446344ccf478292ad61a86819c74cTue, 27 Sep 2016 18:59:41 GMTCHASKA, Minn. (AP) — Add Michael Phelps' name to the list of Americans who were less than amused by teammate Ryan Lochte's post-competition, early morning drunken antics at the Rio Olympics.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dd9446344ccf478292ad61a86819c74cUS giving $364 million in new Syria aidhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5e33caa38bf6402388d461ac4445f718Tue, 27 Sep 2016 18:59:26 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The United States is providing another $364 million in humanitarian aid to those affected by Syria's civil war.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5e33caa38bf6402388d461ac4445f718US probing possible worker abuse by Wells Fargohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4e6a1702cce4491bb3247b2d5d3efeabTue, 27 Sep 2016 18:37:05 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. Labor Department is investigating possible abuses of employees by Wells Fargo in connection with the bank's alleged efforts to open millions of unauthorized accounts to meet sales goals.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4e6a1702cce4491bb3247b2d5d3efeabCalifornia heat wave intensifies wildfire threatening homeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4c8d0666279d41b7a8524e7d5d91654dTue, 27 Sep 2016 18:37:39 GMTMORGAN HILL, Calif. (AP) — A heat wave stifling drought-stricken California worsened a wildfire Tuesday that burned some buildings and forced people from their homes in remote communities along the Santa Cruz Mountains.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4c8d0666279d41b7a8524e7d5d91654dGaroppolo, Brissett on field as Patriots return to practicehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/51b2a29c05dc41f2bd7752c78eea0fedTue, 27 Sep 2016 18:47:19 GMTFOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Jimmy Garoppolo and Jacoby Brissett were both in uniform as the Patriots went back to the practice field on Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/51b2a29c05dc41f2bd7752c78eea0fedThe Latest: More Charlotte protesters face chargeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/97d7a7373b9d4ac49db465350719253dTue, 27 Sep 2016 18:02:10 GMTCHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on protests following the shooting of a man by a Charlotte police officer last week (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/97d7a7373b9d4ac49db465350719253dThe Latest: Formal charges to be filed in Amber alert casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df785016e4b946f3be68fa25120df1bdTue, 27 Sep 2016 19:03:25 GMTELKHART, Ind. (AP) — The Latest on the deaths of two children whose bodies were found in a vehicle in northern Indiana (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df785016e4b946f3be68fa25120df1bd91-year-old ex-AIG boss Greenberg testifies at state trialhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/738104ebc7514eddae1d30c9495709ceTue, 27 Sep 2016 18:28:34 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A 91-year-old former chief executive of insurance company AIG seems eager to defend himself against civil fraud charges in New York.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/738104ebc7514eddae1d30c9495709ceConfidential UN report details South Sudan threats, violencehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/543e3bba8bd5467686c2ebe0e10efc9cTue, 27 Sep 2016 18:58:31 GMTKAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — The U.N. ambulance carried an urgent patient: a local woman in labor. South Sudan government soldiers stopped the ambulance 15 times at checkpoints in the capital, Juba. The Aug. 2 journey, which usually takes 15 minutes, lasted nearly two hours.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/543e3bba8bd5467686c2ebe0e10efc9cReview: A Holocaust denier is brought to justice in 'Denial'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5cb584669cde4fe784f44f4c8e722280Tue, 27 Sep 2016 18:29:01 GMTMick Jackson's "Denial" brings all the decorous polish of a British courtroom drama to the pungent libel case of a Holocaust denier.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5cb584669cde4fe784f44f4c8e722280Neither Trump, Clinton exactly right about stop-and- friskhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ea25708038304a558e6b4183a99dc11aTue, 27 Sep 2016 18:53:19 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Donald Trump says the police tactic known as stop-and-frisk led to a drop in murders in New York City, while Hillary Clinton says it has been ruled unconstitutional.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ea25708038304a558e6b4183a99dc11aBiden assails Trump on housing crisis remarkshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f1b66b3bd1ae454bbf1cccfa8257ee67Tue, 27 Sep 2016 18:26:19 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden on Tuesday questioned Donald Trump's "moral center" as a result of the Republican presidential candidate's comments about America's housing collapse.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f1b66b3bd1ae454bbf1cccfa8257ee67The Latest: Fernandez boat not cited before fatal crashhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f36136753057427ba5da1d4ce742fb2cTue, 27 Sep 2016 18:12:35 GMTMIAMI (AP) — The Latest on Marlins-Fernandez Killed (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f36136753057427ba5da1d4ce742fb2cTransgender child actor to guest star on 'Modern Family'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4c0ee9b033dd44ea903a778712512180Tue, 27 Sep 2016 17:50:21 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — A transgender child actor will guest star on Wednesday night's "Modern Family."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4c0ee9b033dd44ea903a778712512180Charlotte residents denounce officials over police shootinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d290658484d64321bd9c714af75654feTue, 27 Sep 2016 18:07:09 GMTCHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Angry Charlotte residents verbally lashed City Council members for hours, complaining about what they called unaccountable police officers and civilian leaders who have failed to force change as the city marked a week of protests since a police officer fatally shot a black man.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d290658484d64321bd9c714af75654feEngland manager Sam Allardyce leaves job after one match in charge of national teamhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fce3835d3c774fbdbc45aba1b44a24f3Tue, 27 Sep 2016 18:48:24 GMTLONDON (AP) — England manager Sam Allardyce leaves job after one match in charge of national team.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fce3835d3c774fbdbc45aba1b44a24f3Police say Arizona woman chased husband, caused deadly crashhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fe62dff194b84fa5964f055f336bc5d9Tue, 27 Sep 2016 18:46:13 GMTSIERRA VISTA, Ariz. (AP) — Police say an Arizona woman faces manslaughter charges for chasing down her husband in her SUV, causing him to crash his Harley-Davidson into a light post.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fe62dff194b84fa5964f055f336bc5d9Senate blocks stopgap bill to fund governmenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c62dad1cdd604a1fad09f6e9803633beTue, 27 Sep 2016 18:47:46 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate has blocked a spending bill needed to keep the government open beyond Friday's midnight deadline.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c62dad1cdd604a1fad09f6e9803633beJustice Department to discuss review of Stewart shootinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c837bfb6cd3144cf97cb69fad81a3c0bTue, 27 Sep 2016 18:09:27 GMTMEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — The Department of Justice says it will discuss its review of the fatal shooting of a 19-year-old black man by a white Memphis police officer at a scheduled afternoon news conference.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c837bfb6cd3144cf97cb69fad81a3c0bBarcelona tries to keep winning form without Messihttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6603d58c48004d95bd9ed5080ba50665Tue, 27 Sep 2016 18:16:49 GMTMADRID (AP) — Neymar and Luis Suarez will lead the attack again when Barcelona visits Borussia Moenchengladbach in its first Champions League game since losing Lionel Messi to an injury.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6603d58c48004d95bd9ed5080ba50665The Latest: Bridge case witness testifies about cover-uphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7a2a6304c34042ae957d1811ec9800d6Tue, 27 Sep 2016 18:43:33 GMTNEWARK, N.J. (AP) — The Latest on the George Washington Bridge lane-closing trial (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7a2a6304c34042ae957d1811ec9800d6Global aviation emissions deal in Montrealhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/93d6e1e3ec104a7eaf37ba81790f1b9dTue, 27 Sep 2016 18:17:38 GMTMONTREAL (AP) — Efforts to reach the world's first climate deal governing the aviation sector got under way at a conference in Montreal.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/93d6e1e3ec104a7eaf37ba81790f1b9dUS appeals court hears arguments in Clean Power Plan casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4bbad7efdb084b83adb8b9615c49717aTue, 27 Sep 2016 18:08:35 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Lawyers for a coalition of states and businesses reliant on fossil fuels made their case Tuesday to a federal appeals court that President Barack Obama's plan to curtail climate-warming greenhouse gases is an unlawful power grab.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4bbad7efdb084b83adb8b9615c49717aDefense chief: 9/11 bill could be devastating to US militaryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a4b82f3617a547e0839eb1eb9de10fb6Tue, 27 Sep 2016 17:57:31 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Legislation that would allow the families of Sept. 11 victims to sue the government of Saudi Arabia for allegedly backing the terrorists who carried out the attacks could be devastating to the U.S. military, according to Defense Secretary Ash Carter.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a4b82f3617a547e0839eb1eb9de10fb6The Latest: Coast Guard: 4 bodies found were Cuban migrantshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4e3c0981704f4ca9a76171bd6b33e7fbTue, 27 Sep 2016 18:01:30 GMTMIAMI (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. Coast Guard search for missing Cuban migrants off the Florida Keys (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4e3c0981704f4ca9a76171bd6b33e7fbThe Latest: Woman lost at sea bonded with son while fishinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/52999cdd7caa43cabe559d77768c715cTue, 27 Sep 2016 18:20:50 GMTBOSTON (AP) — The Latest on a Vermont man who was rescued after being lost at sea for a week (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/52999cdd7caa43cabe559d77768c715cThe Latest: Obama contrasts candidates after debatehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/afa94e3980c248828e6c8563e807d681Tue, 27 Sep 2016 18:37:30 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. presidential race (all times EDT):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/afa94e3980c248828e6c8563e807d681Bar: Marlins' Fernandez was there before fatal boat accidenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/83b48bbb6be84072822b3d06dd27b43aTue, 27 Sep 2016 18:24:46 GMTMIAMI (AP) — Miami Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez was a patron at a Miami River bar and restaurant before he and two friends were killed in a boat crash, a spokeswoman for the establishment confirmed Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/83b48bbb6be84072822b3d06dd27b43aPeople around the world react to first Trump-Clinton debatehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c7af3824e975466ca5479e6342555200Tue, 27 Sep 2016 18:46:45 GMTViews from around the world on Monday's first U.S. presidential debate between Democrat Hillary Clinton and Republican Donald Trump:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c7af3824e975466ca5479e6342555200