FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 02 Sep 2015 23:49:49 -07:00The Latest: Heavy police presence near where officer shot, 03 Sep 2015 05:04:55 GMTFOX LAKE, Ill. (AP) — The latest on the fatal shooting of a police officer in northern Illinois (all times local): security looks more serious in deadly bombing's wake, 03 Sep 2015 05:18:02 GMTBANGKOK (AP) — Bangkok's laid-back, anything-goes vibe has toughened a bit in the aftermath of last month's deadly bombing in the heart of the city. to be sentenced for rock throwing that injured teacher, 03 Sep 2015 05:39:21 GMTLEWISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Three young men will soon learn their sentences for a rock-throwing incident last year that caused severe brain trauma to an Ohio schoolteacher as she passed through Pennsylvania in the dead of night. president ordered detained in corruption probe, 03 Sep 2015 05:51:11 GMTGUATEMALA CITY (AP) — A Guatemalan judge has issued an unprecedented order to detain President Otto Perez Molina in a fraud scandal that has engulfed his government, dealing the most serious blow yet to entrenched political corruption in the Central American country. may set murder trial in San Francisco pier shooting, 03 Sep 2015 06:03:01 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A San Francisco judge is deciding whether to schedule a murder trial for a Mexican national deported from the United States five times before shooting a young woman — a death that became the focus of the national immigration debate. take on preservation work at national monuments, 03 Sep 2015 05:28:31 GMTAT THE BOTTOM OF FRIJOLES CANYON, N.M. (AP) — With the sun blazing overhead, the crew of Native American youth tries to work quickly. Their hands are covered with dry, cracked mud as they repair the stone walls that make up one of the more prominent cultural sites at Bandelier National Monument. scores slip slightly as more students take test, 03 Sep 2015 04:02:01 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Student performance on the SAT college entrance exam is showing no improvement, continuing a mostly downward trend over the last five years. prosecutors seek 15-year term for US envoy attacker, 03 Sep 2015 06:26:21 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korean prosecutors on Thursday asked for a 15-year prison term for the man they say slashed the U.S. ambassador during a breakfast forum in March.' HR in 11th inning gives Orioles 7-6 win over Rays, 03 Sep 2015 03:00:13 GMTBALTIMORE (AP) — Chris Davis homered on a 3-0 pitch from Matt Andriese leading off the 11th inning, and the Baltimore Orioles snapped a six-game losing streak with a 7-6 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays on Wednesday night. flood Budapest rail station as police leave, but no trains running to Western Europe, 03 Sep 2015 06:28:34 GMTBUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Migrants flood Budapest rail station as police leave, but no trains running to Western Europe. leader becomes opposition leader in Parliament, 03 Sep 2015 06:09:05 GMTCOLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Sri Lanka's Parliament has recognized an ethnic Tamil lawmaker as the opposition leader for the first time in decades in what is seen a positive step toward post civil-war reconciliation with the minority community. soccer players suspended after blackface incident, 03 Sep 2015 03:52:05 GMTSPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — A private Christian university in Spokane says five members of the women's soccer team were suspended from a match after a social media post surfaced showing them dressed in blackface and afro wigs. pledges to cut 300,000 troops from its massive army, 03 Sep 2015 05:00:52 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Chinese President Xi Jinping on Thursday pledged to cut China's 2.3 million-member People's Liberation Army by 300,000 troops, amid rising manpower costs and technological capabilities that reduce the need for large numbers of personnel. in History, 03 Sep 2015 04:00:13 GMTToday is Thursday, September 3, the 246th day of 2015. There are 119 days left in the year. leads Rangers to 4-3 win over Padres in 10 innings, 03 Sep 2015 05:56:07 GMTSAN DIEGO (AP) — Mitch Moreland doubled in the go-ahead run in the 10th inning to give the surging Texas Rangers a 4-3 victory over the San Diego Padres on Wednesday night. What to look for with Guatemala's embattled president, 03 Sep 2015 05:26:29 GMTGUATEMALA CITY (AP) — A Guatemala judge has ordered President Otto Perez Molina to appear before a judge after Congress withdrew immunity of office this week, moving forward on his possible prosecution in a customs corruption scandal that has sparked massive street protests. A court has barred him from leaving the country during the investigation, though he remains president of the Central American nation. for 3 suspects widens after Illinois officer's death, 03 Sep 2015 05:12:49 GMTFOX LAKE, Ill. (AP) — Authorities broadened the hunt Wednesday for three suspects wanted in the fatal shooting of a popular Illinois police officer, even as they acknowledged that they had no indication the men were still in the area where the slaying happened. trained dogs help out farmers with disabilities, 03 Sep 2015 06:38:45 GMTMAYSVILLE, Mo. (AP) — The demanding daily chores of a farmer were always a little different for Alda Owen, who is legally blind, able to see some blurry shapes and very close objects but not much else. who helped Clinton set up email server takes Fifth, 03 Sep 2015 03:55:53 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A former State Department employee who helped Hillary Rodham Clinton set up her private email server said he will assert his Fifth Amendment right not to testify before the House committee on Benghazi. American Pharoah's future to be announced soon, 03 Sep 2015 03:39:59 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Decision day may be at hand for Triple Crown winner American Pharoah. prosecutor: judge Oks order to detain President Otto Perez Molina in corruption case, 03 Sep 2015 03:40:27 GMTGUATEMALA CITY (AP) — Guatemala prosecutor: judge Oks order to detain President Otto Perez Molina in corruption case. extradites ex-police officer sought in US murder, 03 Sep 2015 06:20:47 GMTAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A former Austin, Texas, police officer has been charged with capital murder in the death of his pregnant girlfriend, according to a federal affidavit unsealed Wednesday.'s 7 innings, Sano's blast lift Twins over White Sox, 03 Sep 2015 02:52:06 GMTMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Tommy Milone struck out seven in seven innings and Miguel Sano hit another monster home run to help the Minnesota Twins beat the Chicago White Sox 3-0 on Wednesday night. of the sunroof, and the office: Glimpses of China parade, 03 Sep 2015 06:28:08 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Brief looks at China's massive parade Thursday commemorating the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II: Muslims hope new billboards reclaim Islam's message, 03 Sep 2015 06:02:22 GMTBOSTON (AP) — Dozens of billboards with Muslim themes are sprouting nationwide, proclaiming what organizers say is the true message of Islam and its prophet, Muhammad: peace and justice, not extremism and violent jihad. players suspended for a game after blackface incident, 03 Sep 2015 05:25:59 GMTSPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Five members of the women's soccer team at a private Christian university in Washington state were suspended for one match Wednesday after a social media post surfaced showing them dressed in blackface and afro wigs. marks Japan WWII defeat, shows rising power in parade, 03 Sep 2015 04:42:51 GMTBEIJING (AP) — China's leader presided over a parade of tanks, missiles and troops that displayed growing military might Thursday as fighter jets roared overhead, but pledged a 300,000 reduction in troops in a bid to show his country poses no expansionist threat. throws 4-hitter, Jays beat Indians 5-1, 03 Sep 2015 03:08:26 GMTTORONTO (AP) — R.A. Dickey called talented teammate Josh Donaldson "a superhero." Ohio State QB Jones taken to hospital for headache, 03 Sep 2015 04:28:05 GMTOhio State quarterback Cardale Jones was taken to the hospital because of a headache, his mother told The Toledo Blade. Alaska, Obama becomes 1st president to enter the Arctic, 03 Sep 2015 05:29:44 GMTKOTZEBUE, Alaska (AP) — President Barack Obama crossed the Arctic Circle on Wednesday in a first by a sitting U.S. president, telling residents in a far-flung Alaska village that their plight should be the world's wake-up call on global warming. on US Open: No. 1 seed Djokovic dances into 3rd round, 03 Sep 2015 03:58:38 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The latest on the U.S. Open (all times local): drives in 3, Brewers beat Pirates for 5th time in row, 03 Sep 2015 03:36:54 GMTMILWAUKEE (AP) — Jonathan Lucroy drove in three runs and extended his hitting streak to a career high-tying 10 games as the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Pittsburgh Pirates for the fifth straight time, 9-4 Wednesday night.'s 15 Ks lead Dodgers over Giants 2-1, 03 Sep 2015 04:56:13 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Clayton Kershaw struck out 15 to set a season career high with 251, Chase Utley hit a go-ahead homer in the sixth inning and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the San Francisco Giants 2-1 on Wednesday night for a series sweep that increased their NL West lead to 6 ½ games. homers twice, doubles as Nationals beat Cardinals, 03 Sep 2015 04:10:23 GMTST. LOUIS (AP) — Ryan Zimmerman homered twice, then doubled home the tiebreaking run in the eighth inning as the Washington Nationals ended their nine-game losing streak at St. Louis, beating the Cardinals 4-3 Wednesday night. cities scramble to be prepared for an oil train disaster, 03 Sep 2015 06:27:38 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — They rumble past schools, homes and businesses in dozens of cities around the country — 100-car trains loaded with crude oil from the Upper Midwest. on US Open: No. 1 seed Djokovic eases into 3rd round, 03 Sep 2015 03:44:22 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The latest on the U.S. Open (all times local): has 2 HRs, 7 RBIs as Rockies beat D-backs, 9-4, 03 Sep 2015 04:46:43 GMTDENVER (AP) — Carlos Gonzalez homered twice, including a grand slam, and had a career-high seven RBIs to give the Colorado Rockies a 9-4 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Wednesday night. GM's wife apologizes for tweet about reporter, 03 Sep 2015 03:27:32 GMTASHBURN, Va. (AP) — The wife of Washington Redskins general manager Scot McCloughan has apologized for "disparaging" and "unfounded" comments on her Twitter account about an ESPN reporter. scores slip slightly; more students take test, 03 Sep 2015 04:03:35 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Student performance on the SAT college entrance exam is lagging, continuing a mostly downward trend over the last five years. 'tight,' Serena Williams moves forward in Slam bid, 03 Sep 2015 03:55:28 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The enormity of what is at stake for Serena Williams at the U.S. Open — the first true Grand Slam in tennis in more than a quarter of a century — hit her Wednesday.'Malley, Morrison shine late, lift Seattle over Astros 8-3, 03 Sep 2015 04:06:08 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — Rookie Shawn O'Malley had three hits, including a tiebreaking RBI single in a two-run eighth inning, and Logan Morrison padded the lead with a three-run shot in the ninth to help the Seattle Mariners to an 8-3 victory over the Houston Astros on Wednesday night. on US Open: Bryan twins lament 'stars didn't align', 03 Sep 2015 03:24:10 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The latest on the U.S. Open (all times local): stocks rise amid China holiday, get Wall Street perk, 03 Sep 2015 05:04:03 GMTAsian stocks rose Thursday after Wall Street rebounded from a sharp sell-off and as a holiday in China gave investors a break from its torrid markets. prosecutor gets judge's order to detain president, 03 Sep 2015 03:56:33 GMTGUATEMALA CITY (AP) — Guatemala's attorney general says a judge has granted her request for an order to detain President Otto Perez Molina in connection with a government corruption case that has thrown the country into turmoil. farmers stage 1,000-strong tractor protest in Paris, 03 Sep 2015 05:06:56 GMTPARIS (AP) — Hundreds of tractors were descending on Paris on Thursday in a boisterous protest by farmers blocking highways to express their anger over falling French food prices and high taxes. survey: How cities are handling surge in oil trains, 03 Sep 2015 06:20:27 GMTMile-long trains carrying millions of gallons of crude have become a common sight in cities around the U.S., raising concern about the possibility of a catastrophic derailment near crowded neighborhoods or critical infrastructure. dazzles, Royals offense rolls in 12-1 rout of Tigers, 03 Sep 2015 03:07:56 GMTKANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Yordano Ventura struck out 11 over seven sharp innings, the Royals hit four home runs and Kansas City rolled to a 12-1 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Wednesday night. bluefin tuna group puts off new moves to save fish, 03 Sep 2015 05:36:01 GMTTOKYO (AP) — An international body that monitors fisheries in most of the Pacific Ocean has ended a meeting in Japan without agreement on fresh measures to protect the dwindling bluefin tuna. Australian sheep yields 30 sweaters worth of fleece, 03 Sep 2015 06:26:10 GMTCANBERRA, Australia (AP) — A lost, overgrown sheep found in Australian scrubland was shorn for perhaps the first time on Thursday, yielding 40 kilograms (89 pounds) of wool — the equivalent of 30 sweaters — and shedding almost half his body weight. refuses to drop charges against police in Gray death, 03 Sep 2015 03:29:27 GMTBALTIMORE (AP) — A Baltimore judge on Wednesday refused to dismiss charges against six police officers in connection with the death of a black man from injuries he suffered while in custody. The judge also refused to remove the prosecutor in the case.