FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 22 Aug 2017 07:53:46 -07:00McDonald's to close 169 outlets in India in franchise battle, 22 Aug 2017 13:51:14 GMTNEW DELHI (AP) — McDonald's India has announced it will close nearly 170 McDonald's outlets in northern and eastern India after the American fast food giant decided to terminate a franchise agreement with its Indian partner. a dangerous Takata air bag made its way into a used car, 22 Aug 2017 14:31:18 GMTDETROIT (AP) — A lawsuit alleges that a dangerous Takata air bag should have been recalled before going from a wrecked car to a salvage yard, eventually ending up in a 2002 Honda Accord and nearly killing a Las Vegas woman. chief, in Baghdad, says militants are 'on the run', 22 Aug 2017 14:14:25 GMTBAGHDAD (AP) — U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said Tuesday he is confident that U.S.-backed Iraqi forces will finish off the Islamic State militants clinging to strongholds that are shrinking in size and number. seek answers from US envoy Kushner, 22 Aug 2017 14:44:48 GMTRAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) — A top Palestinian official says the Palestinians are hoping for some clear answers from the U.S. when White House envoy Jared Kushner returns to the region this week. African rhino breeder readies online auction of horns, 22 Aug 2017 14:22:02 GMTJOHANNESBURG (AP) — An online auction of 264 rhino horns will start Wednesday after a South African court ordered the government to hand over a permit allowing the sale to proceed, according to lawyers for a rhino breeder who is conducting the legal sale. Brianna: How do I help my parents pay off college debt?, 22 Aug 2017 14:14:16 GMT"Ask Brianna" is a column from NerdWallet for 20-somethings or anyone else starting out. I'm here to help you manage your money, find a job and pay off student loans — all the real-world stuff no one taught us how to do in college. Send your questions about postgrad life to who shot judge was stopped earlier for faulty headlight, 22 Aug 2017 14:38:56 GMTSTEUBENVILLE, Ohio (AP) — The man who shot a judge outside a courthouse was stopped by a police officer hours earlier for having a defective headlight as he drove downtown in the early morning darkness, authorities said. property fired Milwaukee officer after shooting, 22 Aug 2017 13:58:49 GMTMADISON, Wis. (AP) — A Wisconsin appeals court says Milwaukee officials properly fired a white police officer who shot and killed a black man. bones found in rural Missouri identified as teen's, 22 Aug 2017 14:21:14 GMTTHEODOSIA, Mo. (AP) — Authorities have confirmed that burned human bones found on a rural southwest Missouri property are those of a missing 16-year-old girl. among 'walking wounded' in train crash critically hurt, 22 Aug 2017 13:43:06 GMTUPPER DARBY, Pa. (AP) — A commuter train crashed into a parked train at a suburban Philadelphia terminal early Tuesday morning, injuring dozens of passengers and the train's operator, a transit spokeswoman said. rise again, put shaky few weeks further behind them, 22 Aug 2017 14:10:18 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Stocks around the world pushed higher Tuesday, as markets continued to gain strength following a shaky run the last couple of weeks. Shares of retailers and metals companies helped lead the way in the United States. selection underway for Chicago officer in 2013 shooting, 22 Aug 2017 14:03:36 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Jury selection is underway for the federal trial of a Chicago police officer accused of firing into a car full of teenagers, wounding two of them, in 2013. Right Now: Stocks open higher on Wall Street, 22 Aug 2017 13:39:43 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (All times local): probes Bayer's planned buyout of Monsanto, 22 Aug 2017 13:21:44 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union's anti-trust watchdog said Tuesday that it has launched a probe into German chemical maker Bayer's planned acquisition of U.S. seed and weed-killer company Monsanto. lower, livestock mixed, 22 Aug 2017 13:48:17 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Grain futures were lower Tuesday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade. rescinds expulsion of US charity workers, 22 Aug 2017 14:40:20 GMTPHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — Cambodia's prime minister said Tuesday he has rescinded his decision to expel an American-led Christian organization that seeks to rescue and rehabilitate women working in the sex trade, accepting its apology and explanation that it did not intend to demean Cambodians. Utah to obey order for DEA drug database search, 22 Aug 2017 14:38:26 GMTSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Utah will obey a court order to let the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration search a prescription-drug database without a warrant despite a state law designed to protect patient privacy. prosecutors investigate Walesa's sworn testimony, 22 Aug 2017 14:06:14 GMTWARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland's special prosecutors say they are investigating whether former president and democracy icon Lech Walesa made false statements during sworn testimony. says Confederate statues are state, local decision, 22 Aug 2017 13:30:45 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Vice President Mike Pence says state and local authorities should make decisions about Confederate statues, and he calls himself "someone who believes in more monuments, not less monuments." to hear from founder of firm tied to Trump dossier, 22 Aug 2017 13:55:48 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The co-founder of a Washington opposition research firm that produced a dossier of salacious allegations involving President Donald Trump is set to speak behind closed doors to congressional investigators. wants to involve psychiatrists in preventing attacks, 22 Aug 2017 14:08:53 GMTPARIS (AP) — France's interior minister says the government wants to involve psychiatrists in preventing attacks like the one in which a mentally unstable man drove into two Marseille bus stops, killing a woman. Carolina deputy kills domestic violence suspect, 22 Aug 2017 14:40:59 GMTMORGANTON, N.C. (AP) — A sheriff's deputy in North Carolina has shot and killed a man who pointed a gun at the officer. of busy German-Swiss railway route shut through Oct. 7, 22 Aug 2017 14:38:13 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Germany's national railway says that part of a busy route connecting Germany and Switzerland is expected to remain closed until Oct. 7 after tracks above a tunnel that was under construction sagged. train crash injures dozens, none critically, 22 Aug 2017 14:32:54 GMTUPPER DARBY, Pa. (AP) — A commuter train crashed into a parked train at a suburban Philadelphia terminal early Tuesday morning, injuring dozens of passengers and the train's operator, a transit spokeswoman said. rains lead to water rescues in Kansas City area, 22 Aug 2017 14:27:02 GMTKANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Authorities have rescued more than a dozen stranded drivers after heavy rains soaked parts of Kansas City, Missouri, and its suburbs. soldiers seize 140 pounds of fentanyl at US border, 22 Aug 2017 14:24:38 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — Soldiers in northern Mexico say they have seized a surprisingly large stash of the powerful opioid fentanyl from a truck near the U.S. border. to cover Confederate statues in black fabric, 22 Aug 2017 13:28:39 GMTCHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Charlottesville, Virginia, is planning to cover the statues of Confederate Gens. Robert E. Lee and Thomas "Stonewall" Jackson in black fabric. of Fame baseball announcer Rafael 'Felo' Ramirez dies, 22 Aug 2017 13:41:27 GMTMIAMI (AP) — Rafael "Felo" Ramirez, a Hall of Fame baseball radio broadcaster who was the signature voice for millions of Spanish-speaking sports fans over three decades, has died. He was 94. incidents, 2 deadly, raise questions about Navy operations, 22 Aug 2017 13:55:49 GMTBANGKOK (AP) — One major U.S. Navy collision may be an accident. Twice in two months could be a coincidence. Or it could point to a bigger failing in how the U.S. navigates its warships around the world. 4 killed in NC were playing cards when shot, 22 Aug 2017 14:04:37 GMTENFIELD, N.C. (AP) — Authorities say four elderly North Carolina people found dead after an apparent home invasion were shot while playing cards. Latest: 3 children rescued in Italy in 'good condition', 22 Aug 2017 13:43:26 GMTMILAN (AP) — The Latest on the quake that hit the Italian resort island of Ischia (all times local): Latest: 2nd Barcelona attack suspect testifies in Madrid, 22 Aug 2017 14:30:46 GMTMADRID (AP) — The Latest on news relating to the Spanish attacks (all times local): takes leave after disclosing past in the Ku Klux Klan, 22 Aug 2017 14:22:40 GMTARLINGTON, Va. (AP) — A Virginia priest is taking a leave of absence after disclosing he once was a member of the Ku Klux Klan. 18 Miami taps Malik Rosier as starting quarterback, 22 Aug 2017 13:49:14 GMTCORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) — Malik Rosier's only previous start for Miami was out of necessity. This time, he earned the job. governor touts Foxconn plant at UW Hospital, 22 Aug 2017 13:56:24 GMTMADISON, Wis. (AP) — Gov. Scott Walker is touting the potential that a massive Foxconn Technology Group plant could have on Wisconsin's health care industry. Latest: NTSB investigating station train crash, 22 Aug 2017 13:35:44 GMTUPPER DARBY, Pa. (AP) — The Latest on the crash of a commuter train in suburban Philadelphia (all times local): shooting ends friendships forged in neo-Nazi group, 22 Aug 2017 14:12:19 GMTTAMPA, Fla. (AP) — The friendship of the four young roommates — though cemented in the dark trappings of an obscure neo-Nazi group called Atomwaffen Division — never seemed destined for bloodshed. police seize thousands of 'Trump' ecstasy tablets, 22 Aug 2017 14:23:24 GMTBERLIN (AP) — German police say they have seized thousands of tablets of the party drug ecstasy in the shape of Donald Trump's head, a haul with an estimated street value of 39,000 euros ($45,900.) ambassadors help national parks mark 101st birthday, 22 Aug 2017 13:37:22 GMTHow do you top a centennial? The National Park Service marks its 101st birthday Friday amid a "Parks 101" campaign enlisting celebrities as ambassadors for the park system's hidden gems. says some remains of sailors found on USS John McCain, 22 Aug 2017 14:10:04 GMTSINGAPORE (AP) — Navy divers searching a flooded compartment of the USS John S. McCain found remains of some of the 10 sailors missing in a collision between the warship and an oil tanker, the U.S. Pacific Fleet commander said Tuesday as he promised a full investigation. War lessons often depend on where the classroom is, 22 Aug 2017 13:19:19 GMTAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The Civil War lessons taught to American students often depend on where the classroom is, with schools presenting accounts of the conflict that vary from state to state and even district to district. accidents, 2 deadly, raise questions about Navy operations, 22 Aug 2017 14:16:16 GMTBANGKOK (AP) — One major U.S. Navy collision may be an accident. Twice in two months could be a coincidence. Or it could point to a bigger failing in how the U.S. navigates its warships around the world. panel plans 2 hearings on girding health insurance, 22 Aug 2017 14:36:55 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Leaders of the Senate health committee say they are scheduling two hearings early next month on how the nation's individual health insurance marketplaces can be stabilized.'s top court: Instant divorce among Muslims unlawful, 22 Aug 2017 13:21:37 GMTNEW DELHI (AP) — India's Supreme Court on Tuesday struck down the Muslim practice that allows men to instantly divorce their wives as unconstitutional.'s wife touts fashion labels, slams critic, 22 Aug 2017 13:55:42 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Louise Linton, the wife of Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, blasted as "adorably out of touch" a person who criticized her Instagram post in which Linton depicted her designer-label outfit. selection for US senator's corruption trial underway, 22 Aug 2017 14:25:34 GMTNEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Attorneys began questioning potential jurors Tuesday for next month's federal corruption trial of U.S. Sen. Bob Menendez. Latest: Pakistan minister, US envoy discuss Trump speech, 22 Aug 2017 13:28:48 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump and US policy in Afghanistan (all times local): seeks smooth rules to resolve legal disputes after Brexit, 22 Aug 2017 13:58:16 GMTLONDON (AP) — Britain says rules governing judicial cooperation with the European Union should stay much as they are now after Brexit to prevent international business disputes and divorce battles from becoming longer and more complicated. children pulled from rubble on quake-hit Italian island, 22 Aug 2017 14:40:34 GMTMILAN (AP) — Italian firefighters working through the night, sometimes digging by hand, freed a 7-month-old baby Tuesday and then his two older brothers from the rubble of their home that collapsed when a 4.0-magnitude quake struck the resort island of Ischia during the height of tourist season. upholds firing of Milwaukee cop who killed black man, 22 Aug 2017 14:37:06 GMTMADISON, Wis. (AP) — A Wisconsin appeals court has upheld the firing of a Milwaukee police officer who shot and killed a black man.