FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 24 Nov 2015 14:09:16 -08:00Mother, boyfriend charged in death of toddler burned in oven, 24 Nov 2015 20:24:13 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — A Houston mother and her boyfriend have been charged in connection with the death of her 19-month-old daughter, who was severely burned inside an oven when she and her three young siblings were left home alone, police announced Tuesday. American officials meet on Cuban migrant problem, 24 Nov 2015 20:38:33 GMTSAN SALVADOR, El Salvador (AP) — Central American officials are meeting with their counterparts from Ecuador, Colombia and Cuba to deal with the problem of thousands of Cuban migrants stranded in Costa Rica. plans to mask awful odor from uncontrolled gas leak, 24 Nov 2015 20:50:57 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — A utility company trying to stop a massive month-long natural gas leak says it intends to use a solution to mask the stench that is making residents ill in an area of Los Angeles. traffic stop ends in bloodshed, burning bus, 24 Nov 2015 21:36:45 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — A man in a car that was stopped for an expired car registration sticker traded gunfire with police during a Tuesday morning highway chase that ended with a fiery crash involving a school bus and a trooper with a gunshot wound, police said. Woman with cancer can try to buy marijuana in Maine, 24 Nov 2015 21:33:05 GMTCONCORD, N.H. (AP) — A judge has cleared the way for a woman with late-stage lung cancer to buy medical marijuana in Maine before dispensaries open in New Hampshire. Latest: France says it has struck IS center in Iraq, 24 Nov 2015 21:44:40 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The latest on President Barack Obama's meeting with French President Francois Hollande at the White House on the fight against the Islamic State group: new and now: Hanukkah events, Cyber Monday, Big Sky, 24 Nov 2015 21:55:17 GMTCHABAD HANUKKAH LIGHTINGS Stamos pleads no contest to driving under the influence, 24 Nov 2015 20:50:35 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — John Stamos was sentenced to three years of probation Tuesday after he pleaded no contest to driving under the influence of a drug earlier this year. state troopers help deliver baby on New Jersey Turnpike, 24 Nov 2015 21:25:04 GMTNEWARK, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey state troopers have made a special delivery on one of the nation's busiest toll roads. on government spending and debt, 24 Nov 2015 21:04:34 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Figures on government spending and debt (last six digits are eliminated). The government's fiscal year runs Oct. 1 through Sept. 30. town to pursue Superfund help after mine spill, 24 Nov 2015 20:56:46 GMTDURANGO, Colo. (AP) — Southwestern Colorado officials will negotiate with state and federal agencies to set up a federally financed Superfund cleanup of inactive mines, including one that spewed millions of gallons of wastewater into rivers in three states in August. 'The Humans' by Stephen Karam will leap to Broadway, 24 Nov 2015 20:49:05 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A highly regarded play about a fractious family's Thanksgiving get-together has something to really be thankful for this holiday season — it's going to Broadway. accused of threatening Boehner to be released, 24 Nov 2015 21:13:54 GMTCINCINNATI (AP) — A former Cincinnati-area bartender accused of threatening to kill John Boehner will be released from custody after a federal judge said Tuesday that the man was of low risk to the community and has enough support to live a productive life. Paris attacks organizer was planning more carnage, 24 Nov 2015 20:51:02 GMTPARIS (AP) — The man believed to have planned the Nov. 13 Paris attacks that killed 130 people and wounded hundreds more had likely planned to carry out another suicide bombing days later in the French capital's business district, the Paris prosecutor said Tuesday. coach Rivera embraces superstitions amid win streak, 24 Nov 2015 20:46:07 GMTCHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — It is Sunday morning at Ron Rivera's house and the Carolina Panthers coach sits down to eat a familiar breakfast of cinnamon french toast and ham steak prepared by his wife. people in 7 states ill in E. coli outbreak tied to Costco, 24 Nov 2015 21:36:14 GMTSEATTLE (AP) — The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says 19 people in seven states have contracted E. coli in an outbreak linked to Costco chicken salad. stocks recover from early slump; price of oil spikes, 24 Nov 2015 21:10:48 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks managed to shake off an early slump and end slightly higher. it's comedy time, 'The Big Bang Theory' rules, 24 Nov 2015 20:42:39 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — No one is coming close to challenging "The Big Bang Theory" when Americans turn on prime-time television in search of a few laughs. man's murder convictions in sisters' deaths tossed, 24 Nov 2015 20:41:17 GMTST. LOUIS (AP) — The Missouri Supreme Court has overturned the first-degree murder convictions and the death sentence for one of four men convicted of raping two sisters and throwing them to their death from an abandoned Mississippi River bridge in St. Louis 24 years ago. weighing juvenile court for teen in mass stabbing, 24 Nov 2015 21:13:06 GMTGREENSBURG, Pa. (AP) — A teen who stabbed 20 classmates and a security guard at his high school "believed he was being controlled from hell" by the two boys who perpetrated the Columbine High School massacre, a psychiatrist testified Tuesday.'s top programs for Nov. 16-22, 24 Nov 2015 20:50:44 GMTPrime-time viewership numbers compiled by Nielsen for Nov. 16-22. Listings include the week's ranking and viewership. police chief apologizes for emailed racial slur, 24 Nov 2015 21:42:12 GMTFARRELL, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania police chief is apologizing for using a racial slur in a fundraising email. Rhodes scholar, Harvard student to explore Syrian roots, 24 Nov 2015 20:43:45 GMTBOSTON (AP) — The honor of winning a Rhodes scholarship carries extra weight for Neil Alacha. It will help connect him to his Middle Eastern roots. campaign rhetoric has Muslim-Americans on edge, 24 Nov 2015 20:34:30 GMTTRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Muslim-Americans who sued the New York Police Department over a surveillance program launched after 9/11 are on edge over the call for more surveillance from some Republican presidential candidates. now treatable but most states keep laws criminalizing it, 24 Nov 2015 20:41:17 GMTCharlie Sheen's recent revelation that he's HIV-positive served as a reminder that his home state of California remains among a large group of states with HIV-specific criminal laws that activists consider outdated and that the U.S. Department of Justice says should be revised. officer charged with murder in killing of black teen, 24 Nov 2015 21:54:59 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — A white Chicago police officer who shot a black teenager 16 times was charged with first-degree murder Tuesday, a day before the deadline a judge set for the city to release a squad-car video of the killing that officials fear will spark unrest. to resettle 25,000 Syrian refugees by end of February, 24 Nov 2015 20:50:44 GMTTORONTO (AP) — Canada's new Liberal government said Tuesday it will resettle 10,000 Syrian refugees by the end of the year and another 15,000 by the end of February. in French town ends, hostages safe, 24 Nov 2015 21:51:23 GMTPARIS (AP) — Local officials say a hostage-taking situation in the northern French town of Roubaix has ended and the hostages have been "secured." quick look at NFL unbeatens Panthers, Patriots in Week 12, 24 Nov 2015 21:50:26 GMTA quick look at the NFL's two unbeaten teams heading into Week 12: settlement spat emerges as Kerry visits Israel, 24 Nov 2015 21:47:56 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — A new spat emerged between the Israeli government and Washington over Jewish settlements on Tuesday, as U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry visited Israel and the West Bank for the first time in more than a year. partial list of victims of the Paris attacks, 24 Nov 2015 21:30:10 GMTHere is a partial list of victims of Friday's attacks in Paris confirmed by The Associated Press and other media: of those who died in the Paris attacks, 24 Nov 2015 21:14:51 GMTAmong the 130 victims killed in attacks in Paris were students, a filmmaker, a doctor, artists, music lovers and beloved parents and children. They had varied backgrounds and interests. Here are some of their stories: Manziel benched by Browns for off-field antics, 24 Nov 2015 20:47:46 GMTBEREA, Ohio (AP) — The Browns have benched quarterback Johnny Manziel because of his off-field behavior.'Carol,' 'Beasts of No Nation' lead Independent Spirit nods, 24 Nov 2015 21:25:18 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — The 1950s-set romance "Carol" starring Cate Blanchett and Rooney Mara collected the most nominations Tuesday for the 31st Film Independent Spirit Awards. Latest: Hollande says climate summit shows solidarity, 24 Nov 2015 21:08:54 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The latest on President Barack Obama's meeting with French President Francois Hollande at the White House on the fight against the Islamic State group: charged with killing artist working on peace mural, 24 Nov 2015 21:38:06 GMTOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — A 20-year-old man has been charged with killing a Northern California artist who was working on an anti-violence mural. Latest: Lawyer for Chicago officer says he will prevail, 24 Nov 2015 20:40:40 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — The latest on the shooting of a black teenager by a white Chicago police officer. (All times local): woman gets 5 years for trying to hire hit man, 24 Nov 2015 20:57:23 GMTLAKELAND, Fla. (AP) — A Florida woman has been sentenced to five years in prison for trying to hire a hit man to kill her husband. ask high court to block Native Hawaiian vote count, 24 Nov 2015 20:57:14 GMTHONOLULU (AP) — Opponents of an election designed to be a significant step toward Native Hawaiian self-governance are asking the U.S. Supreme Court to block votes from being counted in what they argue is an unconstitutional, racially exclusive process. hearing set for man accused of shooting medical student, 24 Nov 2015 21:23:47 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — A New Orleans magistrate commissioner has ordered a man accused of shooting a medical student held until a bond hearing next week. injured in fire at Mexican oil refinery, 24 Nov 2015 20:40:59 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico's state-run oil company says a fire at one of its refineries has injured eight people. to take 10,000 Syrian refugees by year end and another 15,000 by the end of February, 24 Nov 2015 20:39:39 GMTTORONTO (AP) — Canada to take 10,000 Syrian refugees by year end and another 15,000 by the end of February. '01, Clintons collected $35M from financial businesses, 24 Nov 2015 21:16:04 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton wants voters to know she is no friend of Wall Street. But Wall Street has frequently been a friend to her. getaway 2015: Cheap gas but fears of terrorism, 24 Nov 2015 21:20:34 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — That other Thanksgiving tradition — congested highways and jammed airports — is getting underway with gas prices low and terrorism fears high. Iannetta, Mariners agree to $4.25 million 1-year deal, 24 Nov 2015 20:38:13 GMTSEATTLE (AP) — Chris Iannetta has a new team and a chance to prove last season was a disappointing outlier in his career. project ensures forest stores carbon for decades, 24 Nov 2015 20:38:57 GMTSEATTLE (AP) — Half a small forest still standing near Mount Rainier was facing the wood chipper before an initiative in Washington state saved the decades-old trees and allowed Microsoft to finance the project to help offset its carbon footprint. Latest: Tunisia's Islamist party denounces bus attack, 24 Nov 2015 20:28:16 GMTTUNIS, Tunisia (AP) — The latest on an explosion that targeted a bus carrying Tunisian presidential guards in the capital. All times local. stars to give Kapalua its strongest field in a decade, 24 Nov 2015 21:31:32 GMTST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. (AP) — The start of a new year on the PGA Tour at Kapalua lost some sizzle when Tiger Woods stopped going after 2005, which was four years after Phil Mickelson decided to go to Hawaii only for a vacation. Postal worker harassed Muslim woman in NYC, 24 Nov 2015 21:56:57 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — New York City police say a postal worker bumped into and spit on a Muslim woman before threatening to burn down her place of worship. flying: tips to survive the travel madness, 24 Nov 2015 20:25:35 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — If you're braving the airports this Thanksgiving, you won't be alone.