FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 08 Feb 2016 17:15:03 -08:00Judge again denies Texas' efforts to block Syrian refugees, 09 Feb 2016 00:22:33 GMTAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A federal judge Monday again ruled against Texas in its efforts to stop the resettlement of Syrian refugees, saying that while it would be "foolish" to deny there are risks following the Paris attacks, state officials have never shown an imminent danger to the public. in ex-CBC host assault trial says she misled police, 09 Feb 2016 00:08:51 GMTTORONTO (AP) — The third witness at the sexual assault trial of a former Canadian Broadcast Corp. radio host acknowledged that she deliberately misled police when she didn't tell them that she had engaged in some sexual activity days after the alleged assault took place. consider special protections for gun industry, 08 Feb 2016 23:07:14 GMTTOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A terse letter from Andrew Clyde's credit card-processing company explained it was discontinuing his corporate account because his Georgia firearms business "no longer met our underwriting guidelines." In a panic, Clyde called three other companies, which denied him, too. of senior Islamic State leader charged in US in death of American hostage Kayla Mueller, 08 Feb 2016 22:58:59 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Wife of senior Islamic State leader charged in US in death of American hostage Kayla Mueller. target Super Bowl viewers in early primary states, 08 Feb 2016 23:12:53 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Among Super Bowl advertisements for Doritos, dachshunds chasing ketchup bottles and Dame Helen Mirren encouraging responsible alcohol consumption, football fans in New Hampshire, South Carolina and Nevada also got a dose of presidential politics. player Delmon Young charged with attacking attendant, 09 Feb 2016 01:01:33 GMTMIAMI (AP) — Free agent outfielder Delmon Young was arrested after he choked and threatened a parking attendant at a Miami hotel Sunday night, police said. gets jail for group attack on gay Philadelphia couple, 08 Feb 2016 23:37:29 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — A suburban police chief's daughter began serving five to 10 months in jail on Monday for a group attack on a gay couple that prompted Philadelphia to add sexual orientation to its hate crime laws. panel OKs tax credit for concealed carry permit, 09 Feb 2016 01:06:48 GMTPHOENIX (AP) — Arizona residents are one step closer to getting a tax credit for attending a firearms safety class after Republican lawmakers passed a measure offering a dollar-for-dollar credit for concealed-carry permit holders Monday. agency proposes greenhouse gas emissions rules for planes, 09 Feb 2016 00:23:40 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A U.N. panel on Monday proposed long-sought greenhouse gas emissions standards for airliners and cargo planes, drawing praise from the White House and criticism from environmentalists who said they would be too weak to actually slow global warming. business set up under Casey Anthony's name, 08 Feb 2016 23:33:02 GMTWEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A photography business has been set up in South Florida under Casey Anthony's name, and an address listed for the business belongs to a private investigator with ties to the mother acquitted of killing her 2-year-old daughter. contamination of Flint water draws multiple lawsuits, 09 Feb 2016 00:11:15 GMTDETROIT (AP) — One lawsuit seeks to replace lead-leaching water lines at no cost to customers. Another seeks money for thousands of Flint residents who unwittingly drank toxic water. A third complaint has been filed on behalf of people with Legionnaires' disease. Latest: Nevada lawmaker to support Oregon occupiers, 09 Feb 2016 01:03:15 GMTPORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The Latest on an armed group that took over buildings at a federal wildlife refuge in Oregon (all times local): mistakenly released from Los Angeles jail recaptured, 08 Feb 2016 23:29:05 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — A murder suspect mistakenly released from jail last month was recaptured Monday in Nevada, authorities said. Child Abuse story, 09 Feb 2016 00:47:46 GMTDENVER (AP) — On Feb. 8, The Associated Press erroneously published a story from 2012 about the Colorado Department of Human Services considering relaxing the requirements for social workers in child abuse cases. The Department of Human Services approved the change in April 2012. luncheon is time for reflection in high stakes year, 09 Feb 2016 00:27:47 GMTBEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — The annual Oscar nominees luncheon is generally a time of low-stakes celebration, but this year amid discussions of Oscar diversity and a boycott, as well as dramatic changes to academy membership, the Monday gathering was also one for reflection. sets record for most shark attacks, with 98 worldwide, 08 Feb 2016 23:23:17 GMTGAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Experts say 2015 saw a record-setting 98 unprovoked shark attacks worldwide, including 30 in Florida alone. examine habitat restoration for salmon, steelhead, 08 Feb 2016 23:09:17 GMTBOISE, Idaho (AP) — Scientists in the Pacific Northwest are studying more than a dozen watersheds to develop templates on habitat restoration that could be used in similar streams to bolster struggling fish populations. put his Oscars attendance in Coogler's hands, 08 Feb 2016 22:56:55 GMTBEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — The annual Oscar nominees luncheon is generally a time of low-stakes celebration, but this year amid discussions of Oscar diversity and a boycott, as well as dramatic changes to Academy membership, the Monday gathering was also one for reflection. recaptured after mistaken release in Los Angeles, 09 Feb 2016 01:00:18 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — A murder suspect who was mistakenly released from a Los Angeles jail last month was recaptured Monday in Nevada, authorities said. storm could dump over a foot of snow on Cape Cod, 08 Feb 2016 23:23:28 GMTBOSTON (AP) — A wind-driven winter storm brought blizzard conditions to Cape Cod and threatened to drop more than a foot of snow on southeastern Massachusetts on Monday. Motorists in New England were warned to be vigilant after a charter bus heading to a casino skidded off a Connecticut highway, injuring at least 30 people. Washington snowpack raises hopes of calmer fire season, 08 Feb 2016 22:50:53 GMTSPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Mountain snowpack came in above normal in Washington state, raising hopes the normally soggy state will not repeat last year's drought conditions that helped fuel the worst wildfire season in its history, a federal agency said Monday. More registered drone operators than registered planes, 08 Feb 2016 23:08:36 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Federal Aviation Administration says there are now more registered drone operators in the U.S. than there are registered manned aircraft. $132.5M bet on Super Bowl at Nevada sports books, 09 Feb 2016 00:55:09 GMTSo you thought the Panthers and Broncos would put up a lot more points in Super Bowl 50, that Carolina quarterback Cam Newton would score at least once and probably be named the game's most valuable player? Off-duty Memphis officer shoots intruder at home, 09 Feb 2016 00:30:53 GMTSOUTHAVEN, Miss. (AP) — Police in Memphis, Tennessee, say one of their off-duty officers has shot a person at a home in the nearby Mississippi city of Southaven. Probe into Clinton emails free of outside influence, 09 Feb 2016 00:14:03 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Attorney General Loretta Lynch is reaffirming that the FBI's probe into Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server while secretary of state is free of outside political influence. in CBC assault trial says she misled police, 09 Feb 2016 00:11:40 GMTTORONTO (AP) — The third witness at the sexual assault trial of a former Canadian Broadcast Corp. radio host acknowledged she deliberately misled police when she didn't tell them that she engaged in some sexual activity after the alleged assault took place. stock tumbles, rises after investors spooked, 09 Feb 2016 00:16:50 GMTOKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Share prices for Chesapeake Energy stock were down more than 50 percent for a time Monday after a news report said the Oklahoma City-based company had brought on attorneys who help companies restructure their debt, but rebounded after the natural gas producer told investors that it was not planning to file for bankruptcy protection. peacekeeping expert to coordinate sexual abuse response, 08 Feb 2016 23:25:06 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — Jane Holl Lute, a U.S. security expert who has held top posts in U.N. peacekeeping, was appointed by Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Monday to coordinate improvements in the United Nations' response to allegations of sexual exploitation and abuse by peacekeepers. 15 years, cleanup plan approved for contaminated town, 09 Feb 2016 00:49:08 GMTBILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency granted final approval Monday to a costly cleanup program for a Montana community where health officials say hundreds of people have been killed by asbestos poisoning. sprint to NH finish, but brace for long campaign, 08 Feb 2016 23:44:33 GMTSALEM, N.H. (AP) — Eyeing their first wins in a capricious campaign, Republican Donald Trump lashed out at his opponents Monday while Democrat Bernie Sanders sought to play it safe on the eve of the nation's initial primary. GOP contenders vying for second and third saw fresh hopes for survival after New Hampshire as both parties settled in for a drawn-out slog to the nomination. regional coordination can counter Africa extremism, 09 Feb 2016 00:01:37 GMTTHIES, Senegal (AP) — Violent extremist groups and their affiliates are collaborating more in northern Africa, and regional forces must be built up and supported with deeper intelligence sharing to counter the increasing threat of attacks, the head of the U.S. military's Special Operations Command Africa said Monday. to demonstrate against sexual violence at Baylor, 08 Feb 2016 23:55:17 GMTWACO, Texas (AP) — Activists planned a candlelight vigil Monday night outside the home of Baylor University's president to protest what they regard as the university's weak policing of sexual misconduct, particularly by student athletes. Kong activists, police clash over holiday food stalls, 09 Feb 2016 00:58:57 GMTHONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong's Lunar New Year celebration descended into chaotic scenes as protesters and police clashed over a street market selling fish balls and other local holiday delicacies. huge patient load, NY nurses seek rules on staffing, 08 Feb 2016 23:37:05 GMTALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — When the emergency room fills up — whether it's a big accident, flu season or a stroke of misfortune — Brooklyn nurse Rose Green says she can find herself sprinting from room to room, trying to keep ahead of the whims of calamity. tell panel why gas is so expensive in California, 09 Feb 2016 01:06:28 GMTSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Gouging by oil companies could be one reason California drivers pay about 76 cents more for a gallon of regular gas than motorists elsewhere in the nation, a state government panel was told Monday. Army deserter who supported IS faces gun charges, 08 Feb 2016 23:37:48 GMTSEATTLE (AP) — An Army deserter from Washington state who called Osama bin Laden "a beautiful man," made statements supporting the Islamic State group and called for the death of American troops has been charged with illegally possessing firearms, including machine guns, federal prosecutors said Monday. names new heads of Pemex, health, social security, 09 Feb 2016 00:11:39 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — A U.S.-educated economist took up the reins of state oil company Petroleos Mexicanos in one of several Cabinet changes announced Monday by President Enrique Pena Nieto.'s ex-girlfriend says she lost some hearing in attack, 09 Feb 2016 00:31:20 GMTDALLAS (AP) — Johnny Manziel's ex-girlfriend said in an affidavit the Cleveland Browns quarterback hit her so hard during a late-night confrontation she lost hearing in one ear. battling grass fires across central Oklahoma, 09 Feb 2016 00:22:09 GMTNORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Firefighters are battling wind-blown grass fires across central Oklahoma, including a fire that has forced partial closure of a busy turnpike. with people they bite, Zika mosquitoes hard to fight, 09 Feb 2016 00:25:47 GMTSAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — The mosquitoes that spread the Zika virus are among the hardest species to fight because they live and breed in tub drains, dog bowls, buckets, flower pots and other spots where water collects inside the houses and yards of the people they bite, insect experts noted Monday. visits NY city he called 'cauldron of corruption', 08 Feb 2016 23:04:07 GMTALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — A federal prosecutor behind the convictions of some of the state's most powerful lawmakers on Monday took his anti-corruption fight to the heart of a state government he again criticized for a "rancid culture" of cronyism, venality and insider politics. woman charged with role in Kayla Mueller's death, 09 Feb 2016 00:48:32 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The wife of a senior Islamic State leader who was killed in a U.S. raid last year has been charged in federal court with holding American Kayla Mueller hostage and with contributing to the aid worker's death, the Justice Department said Monday. didn't pay for Manning's post-Super Bowl shout out, 09 Feb 2016 00:50:10 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — No, Anheuser-Busch didn't pay Peyton Manning to say he'd be drinking a lot of Budweiser after winning the Super Bowl. 1st out of gate of Top 10 Kentucky Derby contenders, 08 Feb 2016 23:03:40 GMTHe's an Eclipse Award-winning 2-year-old with five victories in five career races. What's not to like about Nyquist?'s Super Bowl show bringing both praise and criticism, 09 Feb 2016 00:46:28 GMTA day after the Super Bowl, people are still parsing over each frame from Beyonce's halftime performance, trying to glean the messages, both subtle and overt, that made for a stunning display of unapologetic blackness and political activism during one of the most-watched events of the year. star named Florida's 1st female football head coach, 09 Feb 2016 00:04:11 GMTMIAMI (AP) — A reality TV star has been hired as the first female high school football head coach in Florida history. fire coach Derek Fisher; Rambis gets interim job, 08 Feb 2016 23:18:09 GMTGREENBURGH, N.Y. (AP) — Derek Fisher had just finished a long playing career when Phil Jackson picked him to coach the New York Knicks. Just 1 1/2 seasons later, Jackson decided he needed someone else. coach facing sex charge remaining in custody, 09 Feb 2016 00:14:00 GMTINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A former boys high school basketball coach in Indianapolis who's charged with sending sexually explicit messages to a 15-year-old girl will remain in federal custody while a judge considers letting him stay at his parents' house under electronic monitoring. producers may start making you wait for new shows online, 08 Feb 2016 23:17:52 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The Golden Age of Online Television may be in peril., Diamondbacks agree to $12.25M, 2-year contract, 09 Feb 2016 00:31:55 GMTPHOENIX (AP) — Reliever Tyler Clippard agreed Monday to a $12.25 million, two-year contract with the Arizona Diamondbacks.