FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 08 Oct 2015 18:33:28 -07:00Glass walkway over China canyon cracks with tourists on it, 09 Oct 2015 00:05:49 GMTBEIJING (AP) — A glass walkway that hugs a cliff above a scenic canyon in central China was closed after cracks developed while dozens of tourists were walking on the newly built structure. flight turns back, lands safely after striking bird, 09 Oct 2015 00:09:09 GMTSEATAC, Wash. (AP) — A Delta Air Lines flight headed from Seattle to Hong Kong on Thursday afternoon has turned back and landed safely after striking a bird, officials with the Seattle-Tacoma International Airport said. dead in small plane crash near Alaska high school, 08 Oct 2015 23:15:27 GMTANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Alaska State Troopers say a small plane crashed and caught on fire Thursday near an Alaska high school, killing the pilot. look at recent payouts in police custody deaths nationwide, 09 Oct 2015 00:41:17 GMTNORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — A city in South Carolina approved a $6.5 million settlement Thursday with the family of an unarmed black man who was fatally shot by a white police officer. army head is unhappy with law enforcement role, 09 Oct 2015 01:23:50 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico's defense secretary said Thursday that the country's army isn't happy doing law enforcement duty, but has no other choice. agrees to speed migrant deportation, buttress borders, 08 Oct 2015 22:56:27 GMTLUXEMBOURG (AP) — The European Union on Thursday took measures to buttress its porous external borders and toughen up its migrant return program in an attempt to build a credible refugee policy that would continue to embrace those fleeing for their lives yet punish those seeking economic gain. touts immigration reform in speech to Hispanic leaders, 09 Oct 2015 01:06:30 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is promising Hispanic leaders he'll continue to push for changes in the nation's immigration laws, saying America's greatness does not come from building walls, but from building opportunities. to cut 10 percent of workers at Suriname gold mine, 09 Oct 2015 00:27:14 GMTPARAMARIBO, Suriname (AP) — A Canadian company that operates a gold mine in Suriname says it will dismiss roughly 10 percent of its workforce to reduce costs amid low global prices for the precious metal. source: Rubio raises $6M over last 3 months, 09 Oct 2015 00:45:35 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Marco Rubio has raised roughly $6 million over the last three months for his Republican presidential bid. airman who thwarted French train attack stabbed in brawl, 09 Oct 2015 00:01:05 GMTSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Airman 1st Class Spencer Stone, celebrated as a hero for helping to stop a terror attack on a French train over the summer, was stabbed and seriously wounded outside a bar in his hometown early Thursday in what police said was an alcohol-related brawl. treasury secretary blames Congress for debt limit delays, 09 Oct 2015 01:21:40 GMTLIMA, Peru (AP) — U.S. Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew admonished Congress on Thursday for not moving fast enough to raise the government borrowing limit at a time of heightened fragility in the global economy. activist says video operation cost $120,000, 09 Oct 2015 00:23:08 GMTWICHITA, Kan. (AP) — The head of anti-abortion group Operation Rescue boasted Thursday that his organization and the Center for Medical Progress are "taking down" Planned Parenthood on a $120,000 budget, the amount raised over three years for the undercover video operation that has set off a national debate over use of tissue from aborted fetuses in medical research. end European tour with 111-96 win at Real Madrid, 08 Oct 2015 22:25:38 GMTMADRID (AP) — Avery Bradley scored 17 points and the Boston Celtics ended their two-game European tour with a 111-96 victory over Real Madrid on Thursday night. U. fraternity charter revoked over explicit video, 08 Oct 2015 22:35:52 GMTINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Alpha Tau Omega revoked the charter and closed its Indiana University chapter Thursday following the release of a video purportedly showing a fraternity member performing a sex act on a woman. look at Chicago's Tribune Tower as it goes up for sale, 08 Oct 2015 23:32:58 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — A 36-story Chicago landmark, the Tribune Tower, is up for sale. Tribune Media Co. announced Thursday that it has hired real estate investment banking firm Eastdil Secured to explore a sale or find a partner to help redevelop the building, which is home to the Chicago Tribune. Tribune Media phrased the move as an exploration of "strategic monetization alternatives." The building sits on 3 acres along Chicago's Michigan Avenue. Here are some features of the historic edifice that make it significant: 2-run homer leads Rangers over Blue Jays 5-3, 09 Oct 2015 00:28:04 GMTTORONTO (AP) — A big day by the bottom of Texas' batting order helped the Rangers overcome an injury to slugger Adrian Beltre in the start of their postseason run. win gets most viewers in wild-card game's short history, 09 Oct 2015 01:22:26 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The Chicago Cubs' return to the playoffs has drawn the largest television audience in the short history of baseball's wild-card game. airman who thwarted French train attack stabbed, 08 Oct 2015 22:18:44 GMTSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Airman 1st Class Spencer Stone, celebrated as a hero for helping to stop a terror attack on a French train over the summer, was stabbed and seriously wounded outside a bar in his hometown early Thursday in what police said was an alcohol-related brawl. California officers ignored dying man's distress, 08 Oct 2015 23:18:10 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Police officers in the California desert city of El Centro repeatedly ignored signs of medical distress in a man they suspected of being a drug dealer, even telling a 911 dispatcher to ignore calls from his family for help, according to a video released Thursday on a judge's order. Latest: Homeland Security chief to visit South Carolina, 09 Oct 2015 01:04:05 GMTCOLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The latest on the rainstorm that pounded parts of the East Coast (all times local): foundation hires firm to review escort allegations, 08 Oct 2015 23:30:47 GMTAn independent Louisville affiliate has hired a law firm to review an escort's allegations that former men's basketball staffer Andre McGee hired dancers to strip and have sex with recruits and players. has warrants for 23 officials in drug lord's escape, 09 Oct 2015 01:28:30 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico has issued arrest warrants for 23 former officials, guards or police officers for allegedly participating in the escape of drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman or failing to prevent it. Almost all of them are believed to be in custody. presidential campaign nets $12 million over summer, 09 Oct 2015 01:16:13 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Ted Cruz's presidential campaign is reporting a $12.2 million fundraising boost over the past three months., Dodgers facing different Mets in playoffs, 08 Oct 2015 23:26:53 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Clayton Kershaw isn't sure what to expect from the new-look Mets, whose dramatic transformation in the second half of the season led to an NL East title. minimum wage push spurs US debate, faces hurdles at home, 09 Oct 2015 00:21:39 GMTALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York's plan to give fast-food workers a $15 minimum hourly wage is spurring similar efforts in other states even as Gov. Andrew Cuomo's effort to enact a $15 wage for all workers faces vocal opposition at home. reaches $6.5M settlement with family of unarmed black man killed by white officer, 09 Oct 2015 00:05:33 GMTNORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — City reaches $6.5M settlement with family of unarmed black man killed by white officer. Franken working on book about his years in Washington, 08 Oct 2015 23:51:45 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — U.S. Sen. Al Franken is not done with his career as an author. suspended as FIFA president; Platini also banned, 08 Oct 2015 23:51:25 GMTZURICH (AP) — Sepp Blatter is out of a job at FIFA. Michel Platini might never even get there. sues VW over consumer protection, clean air violations, 08 Oct 2015 22:15:52 GMTAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas has filed suit against Volkswagen, charging that the automaker's emissions rigging violated state consumer protection laws and clean air standards. Latest: Airman who helped stop train attack called tough, 09 Oct 2015 00:13:06 GMTSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The latest on the stabbing of a U.S. airman who helped stop a gunman on a French passenger train (all times local): abruptly withdraws candidacy for House speaker, 09 Oct 2015 00:15:44 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Confronting insurmountable obstacles, Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy suddenly withdrew from the contest for speaker of the U.S. House on Thursday, shocking colleagues just before they were to vote and producing ever-deeper chaos for a divided Congress. denied to make Bergdahl interrogation public, 08 Oct 2015 23:24:24 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — A military court has denied a request to make public documents the Army is using to determine if Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl should face court-martial for leaving his post in Afghanistan in 2009. Kenseth wins pole once again at Charlotte, 09 Oct 2015 01:05:06 GMTCONCORD, N.C. (AP) — Matt Kenseth is back in a familiar spot at Charlotte Motor Speedway — sitting on the pole.'s dash to welcome home dad brings smiles to Army, 08 Oct 2015 22:33:09 GMTFORT CARSON, Colo. (AP) — Top brass at a Colorado Army post are all smiles after a 2-year-old girl interrupted a general's speech to dash across the room and hug her dad, who had just come home from a nine-month deployment. charged with raping fiancee's 12-year-old daughter, 09 Oct 2015 00:50:10 GMTSHARPSBURG, Ga. (AP) — Police say a man recently released from a Georgia prison has been charged with raping his fiancee's 12-year-old daughter. Klopp takes over as new Liverpool manager, 08 Oct 2015 22:21:36 GMTLiverpool hired Juergen Klopp as its new manager on Thursday, turning to one of Europe's most respected and charismatic coaches to reverse a slump in form and return success to the fallen English giant.'Twilight' author says new book is 'not a real book.', 08 Oct 2015 22:28:29 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Stephenie Meyer acknowledges her new book isn't exactly "new."' Beltre leaves playoff game with stiff back, 09 Oct 2015 00:26:43 GMTTORONTO (AP) — Texas Rangers third baseman Adrian Beltre left Thursday's AL Division Series opener against the Toronto Blue Jays in tears after hurting his back on a slide. jump out to another lead in Presidents Cup, 08 Oct 2015 23:45:27 GMTINCHEON, South Korea (AP) — The Presidents Cup wasn't an hour old when Nick Price looked at the scoreboard and had that sinking feeling. announces Libya unity government; 2 sides must OK names, 09 Oct 2015 00:28:51 GMTSKHIRAT, Morocco (AP) — The U.N. envoy for Libya has proposed a national unity government for Libya after months of difficult talks between the north African country's two rival governments, but now it's up to the two sides and Libyans themselves to approve it. to pay $6.5M settlement to family of man shot by cop, 09 Oct 2015 00:25:43 GMTNORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — A city in South Carolina approved a $6.5 million settlement Thursday with the family of an unarmed black man shot to death earlier this year by a white police officer.'s office withdrawing from accrediting agency, 08 Oct 2015 23:50:47 GMTTULSA, Okla. (AP) — An embattled Oklahoma sheriff's office is withdrawing from a national law enforcement accreditation agency after its sheriff was indicted by a grand jury last week. to repeal California vaccine law won't be on ballot, 09 Oct 2015 00:34:13 GMTSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Proponents of an effort to repeal California's new stricter law requiring mandatory vaccines for schoolchildren failed to submit enough signatures to qualify a ballot initiative asking voters to repeal the law. Public Schools leader charged with corruption, 08 Oct 2015 23:13:30 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — The former CEO of Chicago Public Schools plans to plead guilty to corruption charges announced Thursday that allege she helped steer more than $23 million worth of no-bid contracts to education companies in exchange for hundreds of thousands of dollars in bribes and kickbacks. release 911 calls in Phoenix freeway shootings, 08 Oct 2015 23:23:54 GMTPHOENIX (AP) — Authorities on Thursday released audio from 911 calls made by people whose cars were hit by bullets during a string of Phoenix freeway shootings. announces government of national unity for divided Libya, 08 Oct 2015 23:25:00 GMTSKHIRAT, Morocco (AP) — The U.N. envoy for Libya has announced a national unity government for Libya after months of difficult talks between the north African country's two rival governments. Barnes: NBA looking into incident with Knicks' coach, 09 Oct 2015 00:55:57 GMTMEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — The NBA is investigating the incident between Grizzlies forward Matt Barnes and Knicks coach and former teammate Derek Fisher, a situation Barnes said is "personal matter" involving someone who was a good friend at one point., Zerai, Pope Francis all in Nobel Peace Prize buzz, 08 Oct 2015 22:49:36 GMTOSLO, Norway (AP) — Europe's record-breaking refugee crisis was a hot topic ahead of the Nobel Peace Prize announcement on Friday, but a Saudi blogger, a pope who reveres the Earth and its poorest people and the key players in the Iranian nuclear deal were also generating buzz. Navy will find sunken ship, locate key data recorder, 09 Oct 2015 00:03:15 GMTJACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — U.S. safety investigators say the U.S. Navy soon will set out to find the cargo ship sunk in Hurricane Joaquin and locate a data recorder critical to determining why it went down. say 1/3 of young men in China to die from smoking, 09 Oct 2015 00:35:31 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Research published in the medical journal The Lancet says one in three of all the young men in China are likely to die from tobacco, but that the number can fall if the men quit smoking.