FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Tue, 01 Sep 2015 15:21:06 -07:00Guinea arrests ex-wildlife director for alleged traffickinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/753dfe5b34264dcebac2b692acc0cc6cTue, 01 Sep 2015 22:16:55 GMTDAKAR, Senegal (AP) — An alliance to save great apes says authorities have arrested Guinea's former wildlife director for allegedly playing a key role in trafficking chimpanzees and other endangered wildlife.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/753dfe5b34264dcebac2b692acc0cc6cUnion: Fiat says Jeep Wrangler staying in Ohio, not Cherokeehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/88b5ac7e976b4a23b620916197903ca1Tue, 01 Sep 2015 22:19:55 GMTTOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Union leaders in Ohio say Fiat Chrysler plant managers are telling workers that the automaker will keep production of the Jeep Wrangler in Toledo while also moving the Jeep Cherokee line out of state.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/88b5ac7e976b4a23b620916197903ca1Police in Illinois hunt for 3 suspects after officer killedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/afd41743f2d445bbbb5f695515780c5bTue, 01 Sep 2015 21:35:25 GMTFOX LAKE, Ill. (AP) — Police with helicopters, dogs and armed with rifles were conducting a massive manhunt in northern Illinois on Tuesday after an officer was shot and killed while pursuing a group of suspicious men.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/afd41743f2d445bbbb5f695515780c5bSenate leader: Not enough votes to defund Planned Parenthoodhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/939744f9edf94f67a833a8d47f5d9178Tue, 01 Sep 2015 21:47:48 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate's top Republican is conceding that his party will have to await the next president before it can cut off federal funds that go to Planned Parenthood, prompting heated rebuffs from conservatives.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/939744f9edf94f67a833a8d47f5d9178Notre Dame looking to run the ball more with Zaire at QBhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cebfa3ace24a4659b24bab8c0a4c8742Tue, 01 Sep 2015 20:36:43 GMTSOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — No. 11 Notre Dame wants to run the ball more this season and the Fighting Irish think they have the big, nasty line to lead the way.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cebfa3ace24a4659b24bab8c0a4c8742Ben Carson campaign reaping cash as he rises in GOP pollshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7d8f590383e04f4aa0f40d4c765a4243Tue, 01 Sep 2015 20:41:59 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Vacation-filled August is typically one of the worst months for any politician to raise money. But it was Ben Carson's best yet.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7d8f590383e04f4aa0f40d4c765a4243Toronto mayor vows to hold Trump tower accountablehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c85e403caac44fa583ed5225e651f4fdTue, 01 Sep 2015 22:16:23 GMTTORONTO (AP) — An antenna at the top of the Trump International Hotel and Tower Toronto that had been deemed unstable poses "no safety risk whatsoever," police said Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c85e403caac44fa583ed5225e651f4fdTop selling vehicles in the US in Augusthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/781e4c15a30044c5bed620b5808f4b79Tue, 01 Sep 2015 21:17:02 GMTAutomakers reported U.S. sales for August on Tuesday. Here are top selling cars and trucks, the number sold and the percentage change from last August.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/781e4c15a30044c5bed620b5808f4b79Home detention for white police chief who shot black manhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/75ff6c37d4504439bac9e3df0a4d4b2dTue, 01 Sep 2015 21:27:02 GMTCOLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A white former police chief will have to spend a year under home detention but won't have to serve any prison time in the 2011 shooting death of an unarmed black man.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/75ff6c37d4504439bac9e3df0a4d4b2dEvergreen man facing charges for shooting bear cubs in trashhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7b3bcb81fdd74bc6bb170e92d5bd509fTue, 01 Sep 2015 20:51:31 GMTEVERGREEN, Colo. (AP) — A homeowner is facing charges after shooting two bear cubs rummaging through his trash.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7b3bcb81fdd74bc6bb170e92d5bd509fRB Fred Jackson traveling to meet Seahawkshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c940028be45d4ec8aa841c83abc4caefTue, 01 Sep 2015 20:42:15 GMTRENTON, Wash. (AP) — After being released by the Buffalo Bills, running back Fred Jackson is looking for an opportunity to reunite with former teammate Marshawn Lynch in Seattle.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c940028be45d4ec8aa841c83abc4caefMan accused of harassing American Indian students clearedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/accc0319e3b44cfba6bb77f001994c89Tue, 01 Sep 2015 21:14:00 GMTSIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A South Dakota man accused of using racial slurs and spilling beer on American Indian students during a hockey game was cleared of a disorderly conduct charge Tuesday, more than a month after a trial in the controversial case attracted more than 200 people.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/accc0319e3b44cfba6bb77f001994c89Pentagon to survey S. Carolina brig for Guantanamo detaineeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7b860d3bd3f045928c365469507755ffTue, 01 Sep 2015 21:15:30 GMTCOLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A Pentagon team is coming to South Carolina this week to evaluate whether the Navy brig near Charleston could be suitable to house detainees from the prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, officials said Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7b860d3bd3f045928c365469507755ffFavorable weather conditions help Washington firefightershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9ae759c1795142deafc220eb201d2df7Tue, 01 Sep 2015 22:12:30 GMTSPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Lower temperatures and higher humidity helped firefighters Tuesday as they tried to control giant wildfires burning in north-central Washington.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9ae759c1795142deafc220eb201d2df7White House staffer indicted on assault and other chargeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7280e54c51244c2cb7d30520d7dfeea6Tue, 01 Sep 2015 20:41:02 GMTUPPER MARLBORO, Md. (AP) — Prosecutors say a White House staffer has been indicted on assault and other charges following a dispute with a U.S. Capitol Police officer at her home.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7280e54c51244c2cb7d30520d7dfeea6Irish nanny being deported after murder charge is droppedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c14ba4830d964fc680e4f3f003643ab6Tue, 01 Sep 2015 21:16:36 GMTBOSTON (AP) — An Irish ex-nanny is being deported a day after Massachusetts prosecutors dropped a murder charge against her in the death of a 1-year-old girl.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c14ba4830d964fc680e4f3f003643ab6Chaos in Budapest train station amid Europe's migrant crisishttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ff69bbfdecab4eb3be100c4b16f95777Tue, 01 Sep 2015 20:39:00 GMTBUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Chanting "Freedom! Freedom!," angry migrants demanded to be let aboard trains bound for Austria and Germany after Hungary temporarily suspended all rail traffic Tuesday from its main Budapest terminal and brawny police forced hundreds of migrants out of the train station.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ff69bbfdecab4eb3be100c4b16f95777No. 2 Halep, No. 4 Wozniacki avoid upset bug at US Openhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d61e71ce4d7643689b321ee5d9fa0be2Tue, 01 Sep 2015 22:16:45 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Caroline Wozniacki crashed John Isner's post-match news conference, needling her good friend for arriving late to his interview session and delaying the start of hers.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d61e71ce4d7643689b321ee5d9fa0be2Marco Rubio says nation doesn't need US Education Departmenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c42581ea719140fb82263fce44e53d0fTue, 01 Sep 2015 21:16:30 GMTCARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Republican presidential hopeful Marco Rubio says the U.S. doesn't need a federal Education Department, arguing that its recommendations to state and local governments often turn into mandates tied to money.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c42581ea719140fb82263fce44e53d0fMcDonald's will launch all day breakfast on Oct. 6http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8be88003d5e64dabbf91fb06ec6c8508Tue, 01 Sep 2015 22:17:06 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — If you're one of those people who hates missing the end of breakfast hours at McDonald's, hang on just a little longer: the chain says its breakfast menu will be available all day starting Oct. 6.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8be88003d5e64dabbf91fb06ec6c8508Family, doctor say injured firefighter making slow progresshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ae2656791f0f4e96a359d4fac68c400cTue, 01 Sep 2015 21:54:00 GMTSEATTLE (AP) — The firefighter severely injured in a Washington wildfire flare-up that killed three of his comrades is making progress, but he's not out of danger yet.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ae2656791f0f4e96a359d4fac68c400cBush-Trump feud intensifies in GOP primaryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e2f89a858232419f984ba680fe7418eeTue, 01 Sep 2015 21:35:42 GMTMIAMI (AP) — Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush escalated his feud with Donald Trump on Tuesday, betting big he can re-energize his stalled campaign by challenging the billionaire businessman head on.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e2f89a858232419f984ba680fe7418eeCourt case against Titans' wide receiver continued 2 weekshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f321b8a1b6a84cae85b11e4e3e67825eTue, 01 Sep 2015 21:10:52 GMTVIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) — Tennessee Titans wide receiver Justin Hunter's trial on misdemeanor charges arising from a July bar brawl has been pushed back to Sept. 15 so defense attorneys can try to produce a key witness.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f321b8a1b6a84cae85b11e4e3e67825eUS lowers estimate of Takata air bags needing repairshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c44c9cd0b0224b89bbc442ae7312d710Tue, 01 Sep 2015 20:43:17 GMTDETROIT (AP) — Federal regulators have lowered their estimate of potentially defective Takata Corp. air bags on U.S. roads.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c44c9cd0b0224b89bbc442ae7312d710You think the stock market is crazy? Look at oil prices.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d815b80a06bf4e569a56e09fe723975eTue, 01 Sep 2015 20:36:08 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Commodity markets are renowned for their booms and busts but the last four days in the crude oil market have even experienced traders wide-eyed.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d815b80a06bf4e569a56e09fe723975eCNN amends debate criteria, Fiorina may get inhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d7ed941a418b4ff9a5df713817a88c27Tue, 01 Sep 2015 22:19:27 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — CNN on Tuesday amended its criteria for the next Republican presidential debate, giving former technology executive Carly Fiorina a better chance at appearing in the Sept. 16 primetime affair.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d7ed941a418b4ff9a5df713817a88c27Kentucky clerk, citing God, defies courts on gay marriagehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8be057b839bb492c9133a6d6c2912900Tue, 01 Sep 2015 21:52:34 GMTMOREHEAD, Ky. (AP) — Invoking "God's authority," a county clerk denied marriage licenses to gay couples again Tuesday in direct defiance of the federal courts, and vowed not to resign, even under the pressure of steep fines or jail.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8be057b839bb492c9133a6d6c2912900US stocks plunge after bleak Chinese manufacturing reporthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d1b82278c91848719ade62db36f5ec84Tue, 01 Sep 2015 20:36:34 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Stocks plunged again Tuesday, continuing a rocky ride for Wall Street, after an economic report out of China rekindled fears that the world's second-largest economy is slowing more than previously anticipated.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d1b82278c91848719ade62db36f5ec84Judge: No 'Deflategate' ruling yet, despite bogus tweethttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eb043ee17b604f10b58cdef30c5141b7Tue, 01 Sep 2015 22:19:05 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A New York judge has reiterated that he'll rule by Friday whether New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady must serve a four-game suspension for "Deflategate."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eb043ee17b604f10b58cdef30c5141b7Carter, in folksy talks, describes US military of futurehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fdb809d8a96b4f7aad61c407408281cfTue, 01 Sep 2015 20:58:52 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Defense Secretary Ash Carter used a speech and a wide-ranging exchange with troops on social media sites Tuesday to press his agenda for change in the military, signaling his early support for expanded maternity leave, women serving in combat jobs and greater flexibility pay, promotions and benefits.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fdb809d8a96b4f7aad61c407408281cfNY mom accused of killing baby released; evidence lackinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e0ce778df2f944dc81a1b55eefae815bTue, 01 Sep 2015 21:40:30 GMTBATAVIA, N.Y. (AP) — A New York woman who was accused of murder and living with her dead baby daughter's body for three months has been released from custody because of a lack of evidence.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e0ce778df2f944dc81a1b55eefae815bOperators of 2 Ohio abortion clinics sue over state hurdleshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9456e7399cdb4e46b781e5f077b83feaTue, 01 Sep 2015 22:03:29 GMTCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Operators of two southwest Ohio abortion clinics are asking a federal court to declare recently enacted state laws governing their operations unconstitutional.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9456e7399cdb4e46b781e5f077b83feaApproaching health law tax is not just a levy on luxuryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9e59322ade5e4654b768f99ca2189af4Tue, 01 Sep 2015 20:38:27 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The last major piece of President Barack Obama's health care law could raise costs for thrifty consumers as well as large corporations and union members when it takes effect in 2018.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9e59322ade5e4654b768f99ca2189af4Hiker lost 9 days in forest says she regrets leaving grouphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f2e2298f187c4fa5a8adaecd4fffb5a2Tue, 01 Sep 2015 22:04:33 GMTFRESNO, Calif. (AP) — A hiker found alive after enduring nine days in the California wilderness with no food and broken bones says she regrets her decision to leave her group and return to their base camp alone.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f2e2298f187c4fa5a8adaecd4fffb5a2Television and movie producers announced for Oscars telecasthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6f875e3aa52d41ec938d616bc81390b2Tue, 01 Sep 2015 21:59:30 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences says David Hill and Reginald Hudlin will produce the 88th Oscars telecast.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6f875e3aa52d41ec938d616bc81390b2Pope: Priests in Holy Year can absolve 'sin of abortion'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7dc4e54907fb46e1af03af6154f731abTue, 01 Sep 2015 21:49:37 GMTVATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis is applying his vision of a merciful church to women who have had abortions, easing their path toward forgiveness and saying he realizes some felt they had no choice but to make "this agonizing and painful decision."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7dc4e54907fb46e1af03af6154f731abThe Latest: Names released in Atlanta police shootingshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ff2131cb66394fdba494fdf4c5771b12Tue, 01 Sep 2015 21:33:39 GMTATLANTA (AP) — The latest on police in Atlanta who went to the wrong house while responding to a call, shot the man living there, killed his dog and, officials say, likely shot one of their fellow officers (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ff2131cb66394fdba494fdf4c5771b12Valeant and Dollar Tree are big market movershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/879fde7605944c86b664e2ec131c866bTue, 01 Sep 2015 20:49:55 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Tuesday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/879fde7605944c86b664e2ec131c866bNigeria to deploy drones to curb oil thefthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f1949e4b42a74e508e3acae553a830f5Tue, 01 Sep 2015 22:06:03 GMTABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — An official of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation says the organization will deploy drones across the territorial waters of Africa's largest oil producer to help curb the rampant oil theft.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f1949e4b42a74e508e3acae553a830f5Thousands without power as Phoenix recovers from big stormhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bae39d05882c4048b902972e85920faeTue, 01 Sep 2015 21:58:30 GMTPHOENIX (AP) — Tens of thousands of Phoenix-area residents and businesses, including a food bank, remained without power a day after a monsoon storm knocked down trees, damaged buildings and toppled a tractor-trailer on a freeway.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bae39d05882c4048b902972e85920faeOfficials suspend Texas racing operations amid funding clashhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a17784c1759e485194729d681e85a7aaTue, 01 Sep 2015 21:35:27 GMTAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The Texas Racing Commission has suspended operations — meaning horse and dog racing tracks cannot take bets — amid legislative funding squabbles.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a17784c1759e485194729d681e85a7aaMan mistaken for hat-wearing bank robber seeks $3.3 millionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c8057eb1575544a0888fd760addab302Tue, 01 Sep 2015 20:37:00 GMTTALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Rodolfo Valladares wore the wrong hat to the wrong Miami bank while trying to cash a $100 check in a case of mistaken identity that's led to a court battle over $3.3 million.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c8057eb1575544a0888fd760addab302The Latest: GOP nominee for governor says he supports clerkhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8102bc7e700b4204b28a5dae03a54a90Tue, 01 Sep 2015 22:05:56 GMTMOREHEAD, Ky. (AP) — The latest on a Kentucky county clerk who has refused to issue marriage licenses despite a U.S. Supreme Court ruling against her (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8102bc7e700b4204b28a5dae03a54a90Correction: Financial Markets-Herd Mentality storyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f31c02cdbf424f77adda299ba4fcf5c0Tue, 01 Sep 2015 21:47:39 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — In a story Aug. 31 about investors selling emerging-market investments, The Associated Press erroneously shortened the name of a fund that tracks commodity producers. The correct full name is the FlexShares Morningstar Global Upstream Natural Resources Index Fund.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f31c02cdbf424f77adda299ba4fcf5c07 accused of planning to join Islamic State still chargedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/98e2623cfb4c4e82a67796d58aece71cTue, 01 Sep 2015 21:16:29 GMTMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A federal judge said Tuesday that he won't dismiss charges against seven Minnesota men accused of conspiring to travel to Syria to fight with the Islamic State group, saying the defense arguments have no merit.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/98e2623cfb4c4e82a67796d58aece71cKansas City Royals hit by chickenpoxhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b9d9dc7254b8482a8320016991ef3147Tue, 01 Sep 2015 21:24:39 GMTKANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Kansas City Royals All-Star pitcher Kelvin Herrera and right fielder Alex Rios have been diagnosed with chickenpox, raising concerns that others on the AL Central-leading team may have been exposed.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b9d9dc7254b8482a8320016991ef3147Parents of women killed on San Francisco pier file claimshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e40381e1629a4b3b906da056d997662fTue, 01 Sep 2015 20:43:29 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The parents of a San Francisco woman who was fatally shot by a man in the country illegally said Tuesday that federal and local authorities contributed to the death of their daughter through negligence and bureaucratic bungling.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e40381e1629a4b3b906da056d997662fA look at couples suing over marriage licenses in Kentuckyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b196b4c098ff4ec38095f98ab38e1843Tue, 01 Sep 2015 21:37:41 GMTFRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Six couples, including four gay couples and two straight couples, have sued a county clerk in Kentucky for refusing to issue marriage licenses after the U.S. Supreme Court overturned bans on same-sex marriage nationwide.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b196b4c098ff4ec38095f98ab38e1843Supporters of Iran deal near key vote total to back up Obamahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d2c6cd2a11ff4e58805637ce4e6599f7Tue, 01 Sep 2015 20:42:24 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Supporters of the Iran nuclear deal are on the cusp of clinching the necessary Senate votes to keep the contested agreement alive and hand President Barack Obama a major foreign policy victory, in spite of furious opposition.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d2c6cd2a11ff4e58805637ce4e6599f7Charges sought against Brazil's former chief-of-staffhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/66a5568e84bf4a75a64ea0ce7b6cafe2Tue, 01 Sep 2015 21:46:03 GMTSAO PAULO (AP) — Brazilian police say they have asked prosecutors to file charges against former presidential chief of staff Jose Dirceu for his alleged involvement in the massive corruption scheme at state-owned oil company Petrobras.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/66a5568e84bf4a75a64ea0ce7b6cafe2