FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Tue, 27 Sep 2016 07:04:47 -07:00Markets Right Now: US stocks waver in early tradinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4714674f19c24f98aa02c65b607ec4e4Tue, 27 Sep 2016 13:43:19 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in global financial markets (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4714674f19c24f98aa02c65b607ec4e4Debate Takeaways: Clinton gets under Trump's skin in debatehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/08bf6e513d394324ba908dab7c5eefdeTue, 27 Sep 2016 13:37:08 GMTHEMPSTEAD, N.Y. (AP) — Donald Trump repeatedly clashed with Hillary Clinton during Monday's first presidential debate, interrupting her and appearing agitated at times as they tangled over the economy, her use of a private mail server and his unwillingness to release his income tax returns. Clinton maintained an even demeanor, smiling indulgently when Trump turned aggressive.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/08bf6e513d394324ba908dab7c5eefdeExotic dancers: breast and buttocks law denies their freedomhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4164ea277204402786e86e3952b16c49Tue, 27 Sep 2016 13:59:27 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — Jane Does I, II and III say the state of Louisiana is robbing them of their ability to express themselves, and doing so in a way that discriminates against their gender.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4164ea277204402786e86e3952b16c49Norwegian man pleads guilty to threatening Maine policehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/09633db2ca8c491b958a54300598c435Tue, 27 Sep 2016 13:50:41 GMTPORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A Norwegian man charged with making threats against Maine police has pleaded guilty in federal court.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/09633db2ca8c491b958a54300598c435Houston transit police officer accused in beating resignshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/28f229e69a364004a0bcb278e2c9c2b4Tue, 27 Sep 2016 13:09:56 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — A Houston transit police officer has resigned after the release of a surveillance video that shows him beating a man he found slumped on a seat on a rail platform.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/28f229e69a364004a0bcb278e2c9c2b4Man rescued after week at sea to be reunited with familyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/54c2c3bec09d4b7e862eb4121b13ba0aTue, 27 Sep 2016 12:43:17 GMTBOSTON (AP) — A Vermont man who spent a week at sea in a life raft before being rescued by a passing freighter will be reunited with his family in Boston, while his mother is still unaccounted for and presumed dead.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/54c2c3bec09d4b7e862eb4121b13ba0aPulse survivor: Audit needed before $29 million is given outhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f2cf6476d2874a2abfb3db278cd798a1Tue, 27 Sep 2016 13:57:53 GMTORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A patron who survived the Pulse nightclub massacre in Florida wants a temporary stop to the distribution of money raised for the victims until an audit is done.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f2cf6476d2874a2abfb3db278cd798a1Man attacks victim inside university campus restroomhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4608cc41fb334849807bd33b1d160f84Tue, 27 Sep 2016 13:29:13 GMTRICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia Commonwealth University police say two incidents of sexual violence have been reported on the school's Medical College of Virginia campus, including one in which an attacker pushed the victim against a restroom wall and attempted to unbutton the victim's pants.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4608cc41fb334849807bd33b1d160f84Democrats press talks as showdown vote looms on funding billhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9b742412a8304c679b7ea74d933f217eTue, 27 Sep 2016 13:50:27 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Democrats opened a last-minute push Tuesday for new talks on must-do legislation to prevent the government from shutting down this weekend, fight the Zika virus and help flood-ravaged Louisiana rebuild.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9b742412a8304c679b7ea74d933f217eConor McGregor to fight in UFC's New York debut Nov. 12http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e3b3cc329cd347c0bea1fd2bb7ffbb6eTue, 27 Sep 2016 13:10:18 GMTLAS VEGAS (AP) — Conor McGregor will fight for Eddie Alvarez's lightweight title in the UFC's debut in New York.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e3b3cc329cd347c0bea1fd2bb7ffbb6eMalaysian PM: Committed to justice for downing of MH-17http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a1123c3ca17e4b33bd9f564e4798c9cdTue, 27 Sep 2016 12:58:30 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Malaysia's prime minister says his country remains committed to bringing to justice those responsible for the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 two years ago.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a1123c3ca17e4b33bd9f564e4798c9cdBritain's Johnson: Rude poem was not brought up in Turkeyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8dcd364ac5d248249b5fbab34a545419Tue, 27 Sep 2016 13:40:47 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Visiting Turkey, British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said Tuesday that his hosts had not brought up the controversy caused by a rude poem he composed mocking Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8dcd364ac5d248249b5fbab34a545419The Latest: NATO head responds to Trump terrorism claimhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/be590106951b4ce18971ee23ffd56a0cTue, 27 Sep 2016 13:38:04 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. presidential race (all times EDT):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/be590106951b4ce18971ee23ffd56a0cNo diesels need apply: Electric cars rule at Paris showhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9fbc78da6f7d4f6e93754ab761e41cddTue, 27 Sep 2016 13:21:01 GMTFRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Carmakers are finding the Paris auto show , held in a city whose mayor wants to ban diesels to reduce pollution, as a fine place to show off new zero-emission electric vehicles.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9fbc78da6f7d4f6e93754ab761e41cddUS home prices rose modestly in Julyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e88b49c2d18142f29e40426724f948adTue, 27 Sep 2016 13:01:48 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. home prices rose modestly in July, pulled up by strong gains in Portland, Seattle and Denver, a private index says.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e88b49c2d18142f29e40426724f948adAP FACT CHECK: Trump, Clinton deny their own words in debatehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fa52916f2cb94bba9eba2aa370d32cf5Tue, 27 Sep 2016 12:52:07 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump's habit of peddling hype and fabrication emerged unabated in the first presidential debate while Hillary Clinton played it cautiously in her statements, though not without error. They both denied making statements that they are on the record as saying.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fa52916f2cb94bba9eba2aa370d32cf5Germany orders end to Facebook/WhatsApp data sharing projecthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/006900e9bb0c43fab4fa6eb29e6b901bTue, 27 Sep 2016 13:41:51 GMTBERLIN (AP) — German data protection authorities on Tuesday ordered Facebook to delete data, such as phone numbers, it has received from its subsidiary WhatsApp.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/006900e9bb0c43fab4fa6eb29e6b901bThe Latest: Google says more searched for Clinton than Trumphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ba413a5343c44bd7a2e5a333509c36faTue, 27 Sep 2016 13:06:12 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. presidential race (all times EDT):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ba413a5343c44bd7a2e5a333509c36faPakistani court upholds death penalty for mentally ill manhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0f3dd7557ccd4dc286f28b8c777978acTue, 27 Sep 2016 13:22:59 GMTISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan's Supreme Court on Tuesday upheld the death penalty against a mentally ill man convicted of murder, overturning a previous appeal and a court decision staying his execution, an international rights group said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0f3dd7557ccd4dc286f28b8c777978acStrong winds from typhoon hit Taiwan, killing at least 4http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a1096f3568704be79da712bdf5eaf1d5Tue, 27 Sep 2016 13:39:53 GMTTAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Strong winds knocked down people and scattered debris as a massive typhoon crossed over Taiwan on Tuesday, killing at least four people and injuring more than 260, officials said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a1096f3568704be79da712bdf5eaf1d5Syrian troops advance in central Aleppo near old quarterhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6ff98bf68c634114b11dc9235f174ab1Tue, 27 Sep 2016 13:02:28 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — Syrian government forces captured a central rebel-held neighborhood in Aleppo on Tuesday after a week of blistering airstrikes, as a military official vowed that the offensive would continue until insurgents are "wiped out."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6ff98bf68c634114b11dc9235f174ab1Deutsche Bank drops further as Merkel gives no sign of helphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0cdcafbdfb5d44c69c44aa44eda7a49fTue, 27 Sep 2016 13:53:37 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Deutsche Bank shares are down further after German Chancellor Angela Merkel gave no indication that her government might help the group with a U.S. demand for a $14 billion legal settlement.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0cdcafbdfb5d44c69c44aa44eda7a49fMuslim radical convicted in destruction of mausoleumshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/458ad03a6a76464082915efb0e8de75eTue, 27 Sep 2016 13:02:23 GMTTHE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — An international court on Tuesday found a Muslim radical guilty of committing a war crime by overseeing the destruction of historic mausoleums in the Malian desert city of Timbuktu, and sentenced him to nine years in prison.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/458ad03a6a76464082915efb0e8de75eEU presses ahead with military plans, UK opposes any EU armyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e0d5eba3512e4aee9a1b3befd4bbd62aTue, 27 Sep 2016 13:45:05 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — European Union nations pressed ahead Tuesday with plans to boost military cooperation as Britain vowed to oppose the creation of an EU army or headquarters.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e0d5eba3512e4aee9a1b3befd4bbd62aA torch is passed at national tour of 'The Curious Incident'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c401e8af9f69431fad5b6bf9920c9437Tue, 27 Sep 2016 13:34:29 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The national tour of the hit play "The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time" is being led by a young actor from Vermont with a special tie to the guy who won a Tony Award in the show.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c401e8af9f69431fad5b6bf9920c9437'Dramatic slowing' seen in global trade, as rhetoric riseshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5f56bc92260a42d2a5d4a41e58acba4aTue, 27 Sep 2016 13:46:28 GMTGENEVA (AP) — The World Trade Organization dramatically slashed its forecast for trade growth this year by about a third to its lowest rate since 2009, when the global economy was mired in recession in the wake of the financial crisis.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5f56bc92260a42d2a5d4a41e58acba4aMexico rights body: Army killings of 6 civilians unjustifiedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/299e8ac9968e455abfe2daa1d58e7ce7Tue, 27 Sep 2016 13:57:47 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico's National Human Rights Commission has determined that soldiers killed six civilians without justification in a 2012 incident in the southern state of Guerrero.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/299e8ac9968e455abfe2daa1d58e7ce7Beyonce and Bieber lead the nominations for MTV EMAshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/accc0b8a8d8146e4b1a68ffdc6a9b414Tue, 27 Sep 2016 12:51:52 GMTLONDON (AP) — MTV has announced the contenders for this year's EMAs, with Beyonce and Justin Bieber coming out on top with five nods each for the music awards.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/accc0b8a8d8146e4b1a68ffdc6a9b414Fire Department of New York says firefighter has died in Bronx house explosion after report of gas leak, drug labhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f8cb4f18b0f845de9706d6743917be98Tue, 27 Sep 2016 13:55:59 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Fire Department of New York says firefighter has died in Bronx house explosion after report of gas leak, drug lab.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f8cb4f18b0f845de9706d6743917be98The Latest: Man's body found after woman charged in 2 deathshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/044003d0cf7c4a49bd27184a6995d936Tue, 27 Sep 2016 13:39:00 GMTELKHART, Ind. (AP) — The Latest on the deaths of two children whose bodies were found in a vehicle in northern Indiana (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/044003d0cf7c4a49bd27184a6995d936Overcrowded bus slips off mountain road in Nepal, killing 18http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c4833c7f2bce49afb53c3ea45d8d67c9Tue, 27 Sep 2016 12:45:08 GMTKATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — An overcrowded bus carrying villagers heading home for the country's biggest festival slipped off a mountain road in Nepal on Tuesday, killing at least 18 people, officials said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c4833c7f2bce49afb53c3ea45d8d67c9Official: Bag of 4 Fernandez signed baseballs washes ashorehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e24b29b5f37542b591c6b73ee4c9ebd9Tue, 27 Sep 2016 13:44:54 GMTMIAMI (AP) — As the baseball world mourned the death of Jose Fernandez, a beachgoer found a bag containing four baseballs signed by the Marlins 24-year-old pitcher.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e24b29b5f37542b591c6b73ee4c9ebd9Iraq inaugurates archaeology museum in oil-rich Basrahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d1873222ac2f48f7b84fe403b0d8f633Tue, 27 Sep 2016 12:44:08 GMTBAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq has inaugurated an archaeology museum in the southern, oil-rich city of Basra, the first museum to be opened in the war-ravaged country in decades.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d1873222ac2f48f7b84fe403b0d8f633AP FACT CHECK: Trump's tax paymenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b73a3f3070cf41fa95c65812a1e6a63eTue, 27 Sep 2016 13:54:50 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A claim from the presidential debate and how it stacks up with the facts:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b73a3f3070cf41fa95c65812a1e6a63ePolice: Firefighter critically hurt in NYC home explosionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/755b4a36a17a4e0db87dad63470082fcTue, 27 Sep 2016 13:46:20 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Police say a firefighter has been critically injured in a New York City house explosion.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/755b4a36a17a4e0db87dad63470082fcNYC home explodes after report of gas leak, drug lab findhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/198832553d584c86b846e6cb253ef682Tue, 27 Sep 2016 13:18:31 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Authorities say firefighters responding to a report of a gas leak discovered what appeared to be a drug lab right before a New York City house exploded.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/198832553d584c86b846e6cb253ef682Air France workers on trial over ripping off bosses' shirtshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/71a8d66f77fd427cb2f22f69a54a6b79Tue, 27 Sep 2016 13:29:26 GMTBOBIGNY, France (AP) — Fifteen current and former Air France workers went on trial Tuesday for alleged violence during a union protest last year at the airline's headquarters that saw two company executives flee over a fence with their shirts ripped off.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/71a8d66f77fd427cb2f22f69a54a6b79Suspended Missouri State QB faces animal cruelty citationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b8e70b0436a8432aad31fa36cc7dc1f1Tue, 27 Sep 2016 13:55:16 GMTSPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — Suspended Missouri State quarterback Breck Ruddick has been cited with animal cruelty and allowing a dog to run at large.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b8e70b0436a8432aad31fa36cc7dc1f1The Latest: Blaze forces evacuations in California mountainshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/21de542504f549b1b5e7e22f93231d45Tue, 27 Sep 2016 13:34:54 GMTSANTA CRUZ, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on California wildfires (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/21de542504f549b1b5e7e22f93231d454 men acquitted of abetting terrorism in Denmark casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bd8177601ca64181946c165fb5e477b5Tue, 27 Sep 2016 13:37:10 GMTCOPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Four men acquainted with a gunman who killed two people in Copenhagen were acquitted of abetting terrorism Tuesday. Two of them, however, were convicted of illegal arms possession.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bd8177601ca64181946c165fb5e477b5Kenyan police open fire to disperse protesting studentshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/de70cdb023b143de86dbd29a7610c2b5Tue, 27 Sep 2016 13:39:04 GMTNAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Riot police fired live ammunition and tear gas to disperse Kenyan university students protesting over road safety.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/de70cdb023b143de86dbd29a7610c2b5Voters in Azerbaijan approve extending presidential termhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/03e7b7598a0f400d87ebcbcb681f1c66Tue, 27 Sep 2016 13:50:45 GMTBAKU, Azerbaijan (AP) — A sweeping majority of voters in Azerbaijan have supported extending the presidential term and powers in the ex-Soviet nation, according to preliminary results released Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/03e7b7598a0f400d87ebcbcb681f1c66The Latest: Germany calls for Syria cease-firehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d3086b8a24bc4ae48e03ceead2bc7306Tue, 27 Sep 2016 13:21:39 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on Syria's conflict (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d3086b8a24bc4ae48e03ceead2bc7306US home prices climbed again in Julyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/81d43937d22f4b2d81067a15032ebd15Tue, 27 Sep 2016 13:54:19 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. home prices rose again in July, pulled up by strong gains in Portland, Seattle and Denver.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/81d43937d22f4b2d81067a15032ebd15Firefighter dies in NYC house blast after report of gas leakhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8ec29cfda8c74bc89793887833f2763fTue, 27 Sep 2016 13:58:49 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The Fire Department of New York says a firefighter has died in a Bronx house explosion after a report of a gas leak and a drug lab.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8ec29cfda8c74bc89793887833f2763fCedar Rapids residents hope flood barriers holdhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6b3196a5daeb4cf6a131c8daf192914dTue, 27 Sep 2016 13:40:33 GMTCEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (AP) — Residents of Cedar Rapids, Iowa's second-largest city, hope a temporary floodwall that is protecting thousands of homes and downtown buildings from the rain-swollen Cedar River will hold as the waterway crests.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6b3196a5daeb4cf6a131c8daf192914dSunk migrant boat lifted from the sea bed off Egypthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b14da6553ca046e69d99466e2210b89bTue, 27 Sep 2016 13:03:11 GMTROSETTA, Egypt (AP) — The death toll from a Europe-bound boat that sank in the Mediterranean while carrying hundreds of migrants rose to 178 on Tuesday after the boat was lifted from the bottom of the sea by a crane vessel.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b14da6553ca046e69d99466e2210b89bUK amusement park firm fined $6.5M for roller coaster crashhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c79be66593804f359749d8df328d0236Tue, 27 Sep 2016 13:47:29 GMTLONDON (AP) — The owner of Britain's Alton Towers amusement park has been fined 5 million pounds ($6.5 million) for a roller coaster crash that left five people seriously injured.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c79be66593804f359749d8df328d0236Central Europe sees anti-immigration fervor, no migrantshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/74434b54fbd7496dbac442cc71ebab67Tue, 27 Sep 2016 13:43:39 GMTBUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Together, Hungary and the Czech Republic took in just around 1,000 asylum-seekers last year. Still, rallying cries against migration have dominated the debates ahead of upcoming ballots in the two Central European countries.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/74434b54fbd7496dbac442cc71ebab67Man convicted in rock-toss that hurt teacher nears releasehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e83994c4d1434545ab65a547e1543787Tue, 27 Sep 2016 12:57:41 GMTSMITHFIELD, Pa. (AP) — A second man convicted in a rock-throwing episode on a Pennsylvania interstate that caused severe brain trauma to an Ohio teacher is set to be released from prison.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e83994c4d1434545ab65a547e1543787