FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Wed, 24 Aug 2016 09:11:23 -07:00American University president says militants attack campus in Afghan capitalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2006808ebe7f4f5bbc7f8c7c60f232f2Wed, 24 Aug 2016 15:44:26 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — American University president says militants attack campus in Afghan capital.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2006808ebe7f4f5bbc7f8c7c60f232f2The Latest: General says no one swayed him in Bergdahl casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/41949b5a65b348628769fcb5f3742defWed, 24 Aug 2016 15:38:35 GMTFORT BRAGG, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on a pretrial hearing in the legal case against Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/41949b5a65b348628769fcb5f3742defPurdue entomologist returns moth library book 60 years latehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/360d5dba32dc445d92215b8ed74dde75Wed, 24 Aug 2016 15:01:20 GMTLINTON, Ind. (AP) — A Purdue University entomology professor has returned a copy of "The Moths of the Limberlost" that he checked out 60 years ago at age 8.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/360d5dba32dc445d92215b8ed74dde75Case challenging Md. congressional districts moving forwardhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/38c723bbf0f846ce939f3fe8f6c5ddfeWed, 24 Aug 2016 15:46:21 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A group of Maryland residents challenging the state's 2011 redrawing of its congressional districts have won a court victory.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/38c723bbf0f846ce939f3fe8f6c5ddfeTrial of Russian man charged with hacking comes to closehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/11504ab86e37481d905816f8437a8d77Wed, 24 Aug 2016 15:47:11 GMTSEATTLE (AP) — Federal prosecutors and defense lawyers will make their closing arguments Wednesday in the trial of a Russian man charged with hacking into U.S. businesses to steal credit card information.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/11504ab86e37481d905816f8437a8d77Ford recalls over 88K vehicles due to stalling problemhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8b5eb6114e304f1f9b917d3522dded01Wed, 24 Aug 2016 15:52:07 GMTDETROIT (AP) — Ford is recalling more than 88,000 cars and SUVs in North America because the engines can stall without warning due to a fuel pump problem.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8b5eb6114e304f1f9b917d3522dded01The Latest: Russia concerned over Turkish entry into Syriahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3d2ce41645224475a7a9ab306bff334cWed, 24 Aug 2016 15:41:34 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — The Latest developments in the civil war in Syria (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3d2ce41645224475a7a9ab306bff334cExplorer: No train or tunnel at search site for Nazi trainhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/152bd59907a94e5eae000803afc43b64Wed, 24 Aug 2016 15:34:12 GMTWARSAW, Poland (AP) — Explorers' great hopes for finding a legendary Nazi "gold train" in Poland appeared dashed Wednesday when, after digging extensively, they admitted they have found "no train, no tunnel" at the site.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/152bd59907a94e5eae000803afc43b64Astronaut breaks US record: 521 days in space and countinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3c4ee22e4c9440eababe27a2c40a6f95Wed, 24 Aug 2016 15:08:35 GMTCAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — An astronaut has set a U.S. record for most time spent in space.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3c4ee22e4c9440eababe27a2c40a6f95Woman delivering Chinese food is fatally shot during robberyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/44aa5527cd1149fb88d4bbaf68d060d6Wed, 24 Aug 2016 16:03:10 GMTWATERBURY, Conn. (AP) — Police say a woman delivering Chinese food in Connecticut has been shot and killed during a robbery.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/44aa5527cd1149fb88d4bbaf68d060d6Italy earthquake kills dozens, reduces towns to rubblehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/74feab39116743f996b0947c2d11f166Wed, 24 Aug 2016 16:07:11 GMTAMATRICE, Italy (AP) — A strong earthquake in central Italy reduced three towns to rubble as people slept early Wednesday, killing at least 73 people and injuring hundreds more as rescue crews raced to dig out survivors with bulldozers and their bare hands.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/74feab39116743f996b0947c2d11f166Colombia, leftist rebels putting final touches on peace dealhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/65e66bbb4d554fc68fc7d9c5f84ef4edWed, 24 Aug 2016 15:38:03 GMTBOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — Colombia's president said Wednesday that government negotiators and leftist rebels are putting the final touches on a peace deal that they hope to announce in the coming hours.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/65e66bbb4d554fc68fc7d9c5f84ef4edHarry Belafonte hoping to lead a change with new festivalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f148845a96014a3eb404a94150f75cedWed, 24 Aug 2016 15:34:46 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Harry Belafonte feels America has lost its moral compass, and culture can help gain it back.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f148845a96014a3eb404a94150f75cedUS and Japan seek emergency UN meeting on North Korea testhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6dea77fb30c545408542e9b1128a1249Wed, 24 Aug 2016 15:29:32 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — The United States says it has requested an emergency meeting of the U.N. Security Council along with Japan on the latest North Korean missile launch.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6dea77fb30c545408542e9b1128a1249The Latest: Lawyer says boiled water attack not about hatehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/24178b0f70b04902a0ce3a2a5f0cb2abWed, 24 Aug 2016 15:23:22 GMTATLANTA (AP) — The Latest on the trial of a man accused of pouring boiled water on a sleeping gay couple (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/24178b0f70b04902a0ce3a2a5f0cb2abBoy, 14, accused of killing grandma during fight over schoolhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f2bd8f5ffd3345eb9fbf8471fdbdc795Wed, 24 Aug 2016 15:31:10 GMTHARBORCREEK, Pa. (AP) — A 14-year-old Pennsylvania boy has been charged with fatally shooting his grandmother during an argument over school.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f2bd8f5ffd3345eb9fbf8471fdbdc795Court to decide if men in wrong burial plots should be movedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/acc10d836ce24e87919c15829a121109Wed, 24 Aug 2016 15:53:18 GMTPROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — A Rhode Island town is asking a court to decide whether the bodies of two men buried in the wrong plots should be exhumed and moved.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/acc10d836ce24e87919c15829a121109Appalachian coal towns hit by layoffs due money for growthhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/33ecd1c18b3642c2a0cd6cc9272fa86fWed, 24 Aug 2016 15:00:51 GMTHUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — Officials say 29 projects in nine Appalachian states and in Texas are being funded by nearly $39 million from a federal initiative aimed at stimulating economic development in U.S. communities hard hit by coal industry layoffs.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/33ecd1c18b3642c2a0cd6cc9272fa86fGerman diplomat's son petitioning Va. governor for pardonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1a431eedb22140aa9458315830031006Wed, 24 Aug 2016 15:20:57 GMTDILLWYN, Va. (AP) — A German diplomat's son convicted of murder is petitioning Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe for an "absolute pardon" and parole based largely on blood analysis.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1a431eedb22140aa9458315830031006Powerful earthquake shakes central Myanmarhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4c3ce0b53ef24f00b9109811a146ee09Wed, 24 Aug 2016 15:30:51 GMTYANGON, Myanmar (AP) — A powerful earthquake shook Myanmar on Wednesday, killing at least three people and damaging nearly a hundred ancient Buddhist pagodas in the former capital of Bagan, a major tourist site, officials said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4c3ce0b53ef24f00b9109811a146ee09State hopes '22' highway sign won't be as coveted as M-22http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/86c25f2263904a0b8b9a11c6b6747782Wed, 24 Aug 2016 15:51:11 GMTGLEN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Thieves have been stealing highway signs that mark a popular road in Michigan's northern Lower Peninsula.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/86c25f2263904a0b8b9a11c6b6747782The Latest: Livestreaming glitch during oil lease salehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/20a103d211aa417cb8f4785559ecef3cWed, 24 Aug 2016 15:06:52 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Latest on federal oil lease sale (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/20a103d211aa417cb8f4785559ecef3cTulsa man pleads not guilty in slaying of Lebanese neighborhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7265172b4700484d84b6425164954c0cWed, 24 Aug 2016 15:34:07 GMTTULSA, Okla. (AP) — A Tulsa man has pleaded not guilty to first-degree murder and hate crime charges in the killing of his Lebanese neighbor.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7265172b4700484d84b6425164954c0cGaston changes little in strength in Atlantichttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ead83395466140f596afebc486de91d3Wed, 24 Aug 2016 15:15:37 GMTMIAMI (AP) — Tropical Storm Gaston is changing little in strength as it moves in the Atlantic.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ead83395466140f596afebc486de91d3Judge denies bond for man held in 5 Alabama killingshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bf995889e8d74d45b4977205656b8d26Wed, 24 Aug 2016 15:03:40 GMTMOBILE, Ala. (AP) — A judge is refusing bond for a Mississippi man accused of killing five people and an unborn child in Alabama.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bf995889e8d74d45b4977205656b8d26Yemenis say US drone strike kills 5 al-Qaida suspectshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c626a75260174a46bdf1b64320f2ad23Wed, 24 Aug 2016 15:34:25 GMTSANAA, Yemen (AP) — Yemeni witnesses say five suspected al-Qaida militants were killed in an alleged U.S. drone strike in southern Yemen.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c626a75260174a46bdf1b64320f2ad23Markets Right Now: US stocks edge lower at middayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f6083535599545389860e50d9e8a4cc0Wed, 24 Aug 2016 16:02:01 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in global financial markets (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f6083535599545389860e50d9e8a4cc0Attack underway at American University in Afghan capitalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c5f367f488ed42f086d8bc964495ff3aWed, 24 Aug 2016 15:53:28 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The president of the American University in the Afghan capital says a militant attack is underway on the campus.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c5f367f488ed42f086d8bc964495ff3aCorrection: Amusement Ride Safety storyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/947ef6cf856e4204b46cec72054fe25eWed, 24 Aug 2016 15:54:09 GMTNASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — In a story Aug. 22 about the lack of unified regulation for amusement park rides, The Associated Press erroneously reported which states have no laws regulating the industry. Montana was omitted from the list, which also includes Alabama, Mississippi, Nevada, Wyoming, and Utah. It also incorrectly included South Dakota, which passed a law requiring inspections in 2014.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/947ef6cf856e4204b46cec72054fe25eSensors, other devices can help prevent hot car deathshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cc26a44b588c4ec9bdcfb2f840c3cee8Wed, 24 Aug 2016 16:06:45 GMTDETROIT (AP) — Hot cars are a danger to children, particularly in a sweltering summer like this one. There are some devices on the market — built into cars as well as child seats — that can help prevent kids from being left behind.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cc26a44b588c4ec9bdcfb2f840c3cee8Blacks in Texas face greatest pregnancy-related death riskhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e8febc462dc84cc28e4fe98bfab28c11Wed, 24 Aug 2016 16:06:39 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — A state health report shows that black women face the greatest risk for pregnancy-related death in Texas.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e8febc462dc84cc28e4fe98bfab28c11North Korean submarine missile launch shows improved abilityhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/75cead7eb12848dab052fa6cfb6472ecWed, 24 Aug 2016 15:42:54 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A ballistic missile fired from a North Korean submarine on Wednesday flew about 500 kilometers (310 miles), the longest distance achieved by the North for such a weapon, Seoul officials said, putting all of South Korea, and possibly parts of Japan, within its striking distance.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/75cead7eb12848dab052fa6cfb6472ecUN-backed Libyan government to present new Cabinethttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1e74372fa8e3422ca875b484b8f10453Wed, 24 Aug 2016 15:15:32 GMTBENGHAZI, Libya (AP) — Libya's U.N.-backed government will present a new Cabinet for approval by the internationally recognized parliament based in the east after the lawmakers gave it a vote of no confidence.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1e74372fa8e3422ca875b484b8f10453Turkey in cross-border operation to free IS-held Syrian townhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6c514b67ca82405fb3790a13e98ec720Wed, 24 Aug 2016 15:11:36 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — After a pre-dawn barrage of heavy artillery and airstrikes, Turkish tanks and special forces pushed into Syria on Wednesday in a U.S.-backed assault aiming to retake a border town from Islamic State militants and contain Kurdish expansion. It marked the NATO member's most significant military involvement so far in the Syria conflict.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6c514b67ca82405fb3790a13e98ec720Jackson Hole airport sees record-breaking passenger numbershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eb5e12cbbbba47a8b98670016811174eWed, 24 Aug 2016 15:19:58 GMTJACKSON, Wyo. (AP) — Officials say there has been record-breaking ridership on commercial jets touching down at Wyoming's Jackson Hole Airport this summer.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eb5e12cbbbba47a8b98670016811174eNigeria's Central Bank bans 9 local banks from trading forexhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/977c3d32e525489a9cc6855268446778Wed, 24 Aug 2016 15:23:33 GMTLAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — Nigeria's Central Bank has banned nine local banks from trading in foreign exchange, accusing them of withholding $2.1 billion in government funds and "round-tripping" to profit from a devalued naira currency.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/977c3d32e525489a9cc6855268446778Review: Cyborgs fight for their rights in 'Deus Ex'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/223b944bc0c647148d11857872235829Wed, 24 Aug 2016 15:21:56 GMTIn the 1970s, "The Six-Million-Dollar Man" had all us kids fantasizing about the cool bionic parts we'd all be getting one day. Super-speedy legs? An arm that can punch through brick walls? An eye with a built-in zoom lens? Who wouldn't want to be Steve Austin?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/223b944bc0c647148d11857872235829US home sales fell in July amid inventory shortagehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/607f1e714074457cb96ab182c0b14d04Wed, 24 Aug 2016 15:49:23 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — US homebuyers pulled back in July, as sales declined amid a shortage of available properties and steadily rising prices.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/607f1e714074457cb96ab182c0b14d04Lawyer: Timbuktu residents felt shame after sites destroyedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/87f7b71a07594f0b84fc5398f8ec562cWed, 24 Aug 2016 15:06:18 GMTTHE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — By reducing historic mausoleums in Timbuktu to dusty piles of rubble, Islamic extremists desecrated holy sites, leaving residents ashamed and impoverished, a lawyer said Wednesday at the trial of the man accused of leading the destruction.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/87f7b71a07594f0b84fc5398f8ec562cMany donors to Clinton Foundation met with her at Statehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3357f637e50c4f21aeb819dcb84d43b3Wed, 24 Aug 2016 15:26:56 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — More than half the people outside the government who met with Hillary Clinton while she was secretary of state gave money — either personally or through companies or groups — to the Clinton Foundation. It's an extraordinary proportion indicating her possible ethics challenges if elected president.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3357f637e50c4f21aeb819dcb84d43b3In some US schools, resistance to ending corporal punishmenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4f5118c114c14d559ab9d478d4ccb670Wed, 24 Aug 2016 15:57:13 GMTTwo licks with a wooden paddle in the principal's office was the price 11-year-old Kaley Zacher, of Dexter, Georgia, paid for ignoring warnings about falling behind in her school work.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4f5118c114c14d559ab9d478d4ccb670The Latest: Pence blames both parties for manufacturing woeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3f4829e1855b4f88bf5d4f1435717984Wed, 24 Aug 2016 15:46:59 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. presidential race (all times EDT):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3f4829e1855b4f88bf5d4f1435717984The Latest: A road into Yellowstone not likely to reopenhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/124972f077964220a74d40c56d939771Wed, 24 Aug 2016 15:44:49 GMTYELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK, Wyo. (AP) — The Latest on wildfires burning in the West (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/124972f077964220a74d40c56d939771Maine land from Burt's Bees founder is new national monumenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b949ee4cd5394a02a721597837f4cd5cWed, 24 Aug 2016 15:20:47 GMTPORTLAND, Maine (AP) — President Barack Obama on Wednesday declared a new national monument in northern Maine on 87,000 acres donated by the founder of Burt's Bees, fulfilling conservationist Roxanne Quimby's goal of gifting the land during the 100th anniversary of the National Park Service.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b949ee4cd5394a02a721597837f4cd5cBiden calls on Turkey to be patient in Gulen casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ab4bdd5438f4430396540273ca8e092cWed, 24 Aug 2016 15:53:25 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — U.S. Vice President Joe Biden called on Turkish authorities to be patient with the U.S. legal system as Turkey seeks the return of a cleric accused of masterminding last month's failed military coup.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ab4bdd5438f4430396540273ca8e092cSouth Carolina Democrats drop presidents' names from dinnerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cf0c369b619f4433924e3c00ef2664d6Wed, 24 Aug 2016 15:46:30 GMTCOLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The South Carolina Democratic Party will rename its annual Jefferson-Jackson Dinner after the upcoming fundraiser in September, making it the latest state party to distance itself from the slave-owning presidents who are considered the party's founders.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cf0c369b619f4433924e3c00ef2664d6Woman dies after car hits crowd at outdoor Ohio concerthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/55d219d2584943489710cdc273449473Wed, 24 Aug 2016 15:54:23 GMTPARMA HEIGHTS, Ohio (AP) — One of nine people hurt when a car slammed into a crowd at an outdoor concert near Cleveland has died.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/55d219d2584943489710cdc273449473DC sets record with more than 2 million foreign touristshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c2bea79862c74b0488f746d0e3351d74Wed, 24 Aug 2016 15:21:35 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — More than 21.3 million tourists visited Washington last year, with both domestic and international visitors setting records, the tourism bureau for the nation's capital announced Wednesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c2bea79862c74b0488f746d0e3351d74The Latest: Trump unveils Wisconsin women coalitionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a80c4684af5d4c0a8e4613b90e7ca173Wed, 24 Aug 2016 15:34:16 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. presidential race (all times EDT):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a80c4684af5d4c0a8e4613b90e7ca173Pharrell to be honored by Clive Davis for songwritinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/367f7ca9dcdc47acb893c9bf7efc6311Wed, 24 Aug 2016 15:04:44 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Pharrell has a new reason to be "Happy."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/367f7ca9dcdc47acb893c9bf7efc6311