FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 07 Oct 2015 12:27:56 -07:00Argentine government: ex-spy chief went to US in February, 07 Oct 2015 19:07:06 GMTBUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — The Argentine government says a former spymaster it wants to question in the mysterious death of prosecutor traveled to the United States on an Italian passport. gunman killed himself after police shot him, 07 Oct 2015 19:04:44 GMTROSEBURG, Ore. (AP) — The gunman who fatally shot nine people at an Oregon community college last week killed himself in front of his victims after two police officers wounded him, authorities said Wednesday. reinstates wide receiver Carroo after charges tossed, 07 Oct 2015 19:13:01 GMTPISCATAWAY, N.J. (AP) — The Rutgers football team reinstated wide receiver Leonte Carroo on Wednesday, a day after criminal charges against him were dropped. Guard: Search for crew members missing from sunken cargo ship to end at sunset Wednesday, 07 Oct 2015 19:05:56 GMTJACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Coast Guard: Search for crew members missing from sunken cargo ship to end at sunset Wednesday. group seeks fact-finding mission over Kunduz strike, 07 Oct 2015 19:08:33 GMTGENEVA (AP) — Doctors Without Borders called Wednesday for an independent fact-finding mission to investigate a U.S. airstrike on its hospital in Afghanistan that killed at least 22 people. Film Festival focuses on women; protests at premiere, 07 Oct 2015 18:44:51 GMTLONDON (AP) — The London Film Festival opened Wednesday with "Suffragette," the story of British women who fought for the right to vote — a milestone on a journey to equality that many believe is still unfinished. Israelis told to be on alert amid wave of attacks, 07 Oct 2015 18:44:20 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — Palestinian assailants carried out a series of stabbings across Israel on Wednesday, jolting an anxious country unnerved by weeks of unrest as clashes between Israeli forces and Palestinian demonstrators raged across the West Bank. fires cruise missiles from warships into Syria, 07 Oct 2015 18:35:46 GMTDAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — Russian warships in the Caspian Sea fired cruise missiles Wednesday as Syrian government troops launched a ground offensive in central Syria in the first major combined air-and-ground assault since Moscow began its military campaign in the country last week. over Florida principal who hypnotized students, 07 Oct 2015 18:35:12 GMTNORTH PORT, Fla. (AP) — The families of three North Port High School students who died after being hypnotized by former Principal George Kenney will receive $200,000 each from the Sarasota County School District under a settlement agreement unanimously approved by the School Board Tuesday. sees recession for Latin America on commodities shock, 07 Oct 2015 18:25:33 GMTLIMA, Peru (AP) — The International Monetary Fund is forecasting Latin America will enter recession this year for the first time since the end of the global financial crisis as China's slowdown drives lower demand for the region's commodities. violence kills 1 in north Mali, 4 kidnapped, 07 Oct 2015 19:18:14 GMTBAMAKO, Mali (AP) — A community leader for a militia group allied to Mali's government says at least one person has been killed and four people were kidnapped in an attack by separatists in the north of the country. No new Ebola cases reported last week, 07 Oct 2015 18:18:36 GMTLONDON (AP) — The World Health Organization says there were no Ebola cases reported last week — the first time an entire week has passed without any new confirmed patients since the devastating outbreak began last March. lobbied for Russian campaign in Syria , officials say, 07 Oct 2015 18:57:58 GMTBAGHDAD (AP) — Iran played an integral role leading up to Russia's move to launch its air campaign in Syria and play a stronger role in Iraq, with one of Tehran's most powerful generals meeting for three hours with President Vladimir Putin to push for intervention, Iraqi government officials tell The Associated Press. database lets police skirt license plate data limits, 07 Oct 2015 19:06:06 GMTLONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) — For years, police nationwide have used patrol car-mounted scanners to automatically photograph and log the whereabouts of peoples' cars, uploading the images into databases they've used to identify suspects in crimes from theft to murder. video shows shot officer asking man to drop gun, 07 Oct 2015 18:27:35 GMTCLEVELAND (AP) — Dramatic video recorded by a police body camera shows an officer who'd just been shot in the ballistic vest pleading with the suspect to drop his gun before four other officers shot him. Carolina still on edge from floods; 2 die in truck, 07 Oct 2015 19:03:18 GMTGEORGETOWN, S.C. (AP) — Rivers rose and dams bulged Wednesday as South Carolina faced another anxious day of waiting for the floodwaters to recede, and search teams found the bodies of two people who died after they drove around a barricade and into standing water. approves defense bill, sends measure to Obama who threatens a veto, 07 Oct 2015 19:08:57 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Senate approves defense bill, sends measure to Obama who threatens a veto. confident in leap from college to Flyers coach, 07 Oct 2015 18:51:20 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Dave Hakstol left the college game behind at North Dakota when he was hired by the Flyers. He never stopped recruiting. forces capture last rebel outpost in key province, 07 Oct 2015 18:42:48 GMTSANAA, Yemen (AP) — A Yemeni military official says government forces and their allies, including troops from a Saudi-led coalition, have captured the last outpost of Shiite rebels in a key province. Guard ending search for sunken cargo ship's crew, 07 Oct 2015 19:09:25 GMTJACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The Coast Guard plans to end its search at sunset for 33 missing crew members from a U.S. cargo ship that sank last week during Hurricane Joaquin, officials announced Wednesday afternoon. Afghan at Guantanamo who faced trial can now be released, 07 Oct 2015 18:07:32 GMTMIAMI (AP) — A U.S. government review board has decided that an Afghan prisoner at Guantanamo who once faced trial by military commission can now be released from custody at the U.S. base in Cuba, the Pentagon said Wednesday. soccer club president arrested in US, 07 Oct 2015 18:09:32 GMTTEGUCIGALPA, Honduras (AP) — The president of one of Honduras' most famed soccer clubs was scheduled to appear in federal court in Miami Wednesday following his arrest on money laundering charges, according to court documents. regulators move to restrict forced arbitration, 07 Oct 2015 18:17:18 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Suing your bank or debt collector might be getting a whole lot easier. leaving 2016 primary horse race, 07 Oct 2015 19:10:20 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A major name in presidential polling is backing away from the horse race. persist after storm closes key East Coast highway, 07 Oct 2015 19:17:51 GMTTURBEVILLE, S.C. (AP) — Motorists on one of the East Coast's busiest highways were again traveling part of Interstate 95 in South Carolina on Wednesday, but the road's normal flow between Florida and Maine remains stalled by the flooding that's forced a major detour for a fourth day. Long-distance drivers continued being routed around a 74-mile section that usually carries about 30,000 cars and trucks a day. Here's why and what it means: Latest: Search for missing crew to end Wednesday evening, 07 Oct 2015 19:07:49 GMTJACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The latest on a U.S.-based cargo ship that sank in the Atlantic and the search for crew members. All times local: apologizes to aid group for US attack on Afghan clinic, 07 Oct 2015 18:59:22 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama apologized to Doctors Without Borders on Wednesday for the American air attack that killed at least 22 people at a medical clinic in Afghanistan, and said the U.S. would examine military procedures to look for better ways to prevent such incidents. do extremists drive Toyotas?, asks US, 07 Oct 2015 18:54:02 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Toyota has spoken with U.S. officials about the prominent use of its vehicles by militants in Syria, Iraq and Libya. by Seinfeld show, Sony's Crackle carving online niche, 07 Oct 2015 18:11:21 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Sometimes what worked in the old days of TV can work online. A celebrity star. A funny show brought to you by a major sponsor. The ability to seep into the nation's collective cultural consciousness. Latest on storm: Divers find bodies of 2 missing people, 07 Oct 2015 18:57:52 GMTCOLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The latest on the rainstorm that pounded parts of the East Coast (all times local): Idaho hunter wakes up to black bear biting his head, 07 Oct 2015 18:55:08 GMTBOISE, Idaho (AP) — A hunter camping in central Idaho woke up when a black bear started biting his head, and he couldn't get medical care for three days because he was in such a remote wilderness area. seizes 4 bears as crackdown on exotic animals continues, 07 Oct 2015 18:26:30 GMTCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Four bears were seized Wednesday from an Ohio property, the second time in three days that the state took animals from owners as it cracks down on owners who haven't complied with tightened requirements for owning dangerous wild creatures. rejects renaming college after billionaire's wife, 07 Oct 2015 18:55:45 GMTPAUL SMITHS, N.Y. (AP) — A New York judge denied a college's petition to add the wife of a Wall Street billionaire to its name, citing the will of the founding donor. Lee on Oscar speech: 'Gonna try to keep positive', 07 Oct 2015 19:16:08 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Spike Lee says he hasn't had time yet to plan what he'll say when he gets his honorary Oscar next month — he's busy trying to finish up his new movie, "Chiraq," for a year-end release. But he promises he's "gonna try to keep positive." governor signs major climate change bill to boost renewables, building efficiency, 07 Oct 2015 18:09:46 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — California governor signs major climate change bill to boost renewables, building efficiency. judge approves chemical spill company's plan, 07 Oct 2015 18:42:22 GMTCHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — More than $2 million will be distributed to residents and businesses affected by a 2014 chemical spill in West Virginia under a liquidation plan approved by a bankruptcy judge. US not cooperating with Russia against Islamic State, 07 Oct 2015 18:18:50 GMTROME (AP) — U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter, in his strongest message to date, said Wednesday the U.S.-led coalition will not agree to cooperate with Russia in the fight against the Islamic State and no collaboration is possible as long as Moscow continues to strike other targets. will try to stop Greg Hardy in DL's Dallas debut, 07 Oct 2015 18:57:36 GMTFOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Greg Hardy's mouth is preceding his production. seated, arguments conclude in ex-Massey CEO's trial, 07 Oct 2015 18:16:43 GMTCHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Opening statements concluded Wednesday in the federal trial of former Massey Energy CEO Don Blankenship in connection with a deadly mine explosion five years ago. chairman on McCarthy's comments: 'Kevin screwed up', 07 Oct 2015 19:17:15 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The chairman of the committee investigating the 2012 Benghazi attacks said Wednesday that House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy "screwed up" when he suggested the probe was useful in driving down Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton's poll numbers. inmates with long rap sheets among those freed early, 07 Oct 2015 18:15:55 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A push to overhaul criminal sentencing is prompting the early release of thousands of federal drug prisoners, including some whom prosecutors once described as threats to society, according to an Associated Press review of court records. Latest: Officers who shot gunman say they aren't heroes, 07 Oct 2015 18:17:53 GMTROSEBURG, Ore. (AP) — The latest on the deadly shooting at a community college in Oregon (all times local): governor signs aggressive climate change bill, 07 Oct 2015 19:19:49 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — California Gov. Jerry Brown signed an ambitious bill on Wednesday that aims to combat climate change by increasing the state's use of renewable electricity to 50 percent and making existing buildings twice as energy-efficient by 2030. wins Nobel Prize for mapping how cells fix DNA damage, 07 Oct 2015 19:14:27 GMTSTOCKHOLM (AP) — Tomas Lindahl was eating his breakfast in England on Wednesday when the call came — ostensibly, from the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences. It occurred to him that this might be a hoax, but then the caller started speaking Swedish. spends his birthday playing hockey with NHL stars, 07 Oct 2015 19:09:21 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin spent his 63rd birthday on the ice Wednesday, playing hockey with NHL stars against Russian officials and tycoons. campus newspaper issues apology after racist columns, 07 Oct 2015 18:37:56 GMTPROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Brown University's campus newspaper has apologized after it published what it says were two "deeply hurtful" and racist columns. is latest tech giant to claim space in mobile news, 07 Oct 2015 18:31:16 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Technology giants including Apple, Facebook, Snapchat and now Google want to take charge of how we get and see news on our phones. Arrested NBA player was giving cash to homeless, 07 Oct 2015 18:46:21 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A professional basketball player was about to give a handout to a man asking for money when police officers took him to the ground and arrested him, a former teammate testified Wednesday. conservatives oppose McCarthy, search for alternative, 07 Oct 2015 19:18:55 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The House's most hard-edged conservatives are anxious to derail Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy's bid to become speaker, but they're outnumbered and it's unclear if they can rally behind an alternative. That leaves the Californian the heavy favorite when Republicans choose their candidate to replace John Boehner on Thursday. judge declines to undo government order on green cards, 07 Oct 2015 19:03:56 GMTSEATTLE (AP) — A federal judge declined to issue an emergency order Wednesday that would allow tens of thousands of highly skilled immigrants to immediately apply to become permanent residents, as the government initially told them they could.