FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Fri, 18 Aug 2017 03:35:36 -07:00Tropical Storm Harvey bringing rain to Windward Islandshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ce8a71189b954129976d9450308466f3Fri, 18 Aug 2017 09:05:36 GMTMIAMI (AP) — Tropical Storm Harvey is bringing rain to the Windward Islands as it approaches the eastern Caribbean.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ce8a71189b954129976d9450308466f3The Latest: Spanish prime minister holds security meetinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f5ab9b5bc7264855aceea40ebaefd1e0Fri, 18 Aug 2017 09:32:01 GMTBARCELONA, Spain (AP) — The Latest on the Spain attacks (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f5ab9b5bc7264855aceea40ebaefd1e0Catalan authorities: five suspects killed in Cambrils had plowed down pedestrians in their car, wore fake bomb belts.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8be068ac66664964a8e57b78f5320a48Fri, 18 Aug 2017 07:51:08 GMTBARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Catalan authorities: five suspects killed in Cambrils had plowed down pedestrians in their car, wore fake bomb belts.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8be068ac66664964a8e57b78f5320a48Rwanda leader is inaugurated; won nearly 99 percent of votehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eff1b6716ad1408fb7da8b91a3ef9814Fri, 18 Aug 2017 10:27:50 GMTKIGALI, Rwanda (AP) — Rwandan President Paul Kagame was sworn in for a third term Friday after winning re-election with nearly 99 percent of the vote.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eff1b6716ad1408fb7da8b91a3ef9814Missing woman's family in Denmark submarine case fears worsthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7115b793cbfa4b7a9ea46b643c28ce4eFri, 18 Aug 2017 10:03:21 GMTCOPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — The family of a Swedish journalist missing since a trip off Copenhagen a week ago on a home-built submarine says "it seems the worst has happened."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7115b793cbfa4b7a9ea46b643c28ce4eSpanish police kill 5 in resort hours after Barcelona attackhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0b2df4526ae54a85b5ec2a4d607eaf5eFri, 18 Aug 2017 09:08:58 GMTBARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Police on Friday shot and killed five people wearing fake bomb belts who staged a car attack in a seaside resort in Spain's Catalonia region hours after a van plowed into pedestrians on a busy Barcelona promenade, killing at least 13 people and injuring over 100 others.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0b2df4526ae54a85b5ec2a4d607eaf5eColleges brace for more violence amid rash of hate on campushttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7cde760d98c44bcfb6b9a78c6bb93c08Fri, 18 Aug 2017 08:27:04 GMTBOSTON (AP) — Nicholas Fuentes is dropping out of Boston University and heading south, pressing ahead with his right-wing politics despite receiving online death threats.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7cde760d98c44bcfb6b9a78c6bb93c08The Latest: Chance of Sierra Leone survivors gets 'smaller'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/abfd3c9add174e81a15f32a2445e5b5bFri, 18 Aug 2017 10:18:03 GMTFREETOWN, Sierra Leone (AP) — The Latest on deadly mudslides in Sierra Leone (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/abfd3c9add174e81a15f32a2445e5b5bDanes charge imam for comparing gays to pedophiles.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d976d1a7990b45169ba41f34f7649165Fri, 18 Aug 2017 08:40:00 GMTCOPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Danish prosecutors have charged a 49-year-old imam for making public remarks against homosexuals, whom he compared to pedophiles.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d976d1a7990b45169ba41f34f7649165The Latest: 2 Italians among dead in Spain attackhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3b1c9dd091c9449a9fb94ee2221a98a2Fri, 18 Aug 2017 10:25:45 GMTBARCELONA, Spain (AP) — The Latest on the Spain attacks (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3b1c9dd091c9449a9fb94ee2221a98a2The Latest: Minute of silence held in Barcelona for victimshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/addcfb2900094281ab64601eb1cf6596Fri, 18 Aug 2017 10:11:25 GMTBARCELONA, Spain (AP) — The Latest on the Spain attacks (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/addcfb2900094281ab64601eb1cf6596The Latest: Britain donates millions to aid Sierra Leonehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8ccc7453f52d4713b02a8e8010bb83cdFri, 18 Aug 2017 09:00:46 GMTFREETOWN, Sierra Leone (AP) — The Latest on deadly mudslides in Sierra Leone (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8ccc7453f52d4713b02a8e8010bb83cdThe Latest: Red Cross says Sierra Leone death toll to risehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/792d46dfc5594e79974b2bfe29c6619bFri, 18 Aug 2017 09:46:00 GMTFREETOWN, Sierra Leone (AP) — The Latest on deadly mudslides in Sierra Leone (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/792d46dfc5594e79974b2bfe29c6619bThe real revolution in NKorea is rise of consumer culturehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f537b10bb8a6472abd16cfb529a84f5eFri, 18 Aug 2017 08:15:42 GMTPYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — Like all North Korean adults, Song Un Pyol wears the faces of leader Kim Jong Un's father and grandfather pinned neatly to her left lapel, above her heart. But on her right glitters a diamond-and-gold brooch.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f537b10bb8a6472abd16cfb529a84f5eThe Latest: Belgian woman among those killed in Barcelonahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/59dcf4df8da7445e96d3fd49def0cafdFri, 18 Aug 2017 07:39:48 GMTBARCELONA, Spain (AP) — The Latest on terror attacks in Spain (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/59dcf4df8da7445e96d3fd49def0cafdClearing Iraqi cities of explosives may take decadeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4530b99a371f4292805561d0c8158c8aFri, 18 Aug 2017 07:31:59 GMTBAGHDAD (AP) — The wires protruding from the small, misshapen stuffed animal revealed the deadly booby-trap tucked inside.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4530b99a371f4292805561d0c8158c8aAP Explains: Why does a WWI general merit a Trump tweet?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7b678c2f4b95498ebe1e3d7b98403c13Fri, 18 Aug 2017 07:15:24 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is being criticized once again for lauding the alleged tactics of Gen. John Pershing in dealing with Islamic extremists in the Philippines at the turn of the last century.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7b678c2f4b95498ebe1e3d7b98403c1310 Things to Know for Todayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d8da42ffee4a4297b8f88da2b8489dd5Fri, 18 Aug 2017 10:01:40 GMTYour daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d8da42ffee4a4297b8f88da2b8489dd5The Latest: Pakistani leader condemns Barcelona van attackhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cccc7a0f9e6b49b7aa2c17685e49b7c6Fri, 18 Aug 2017 07:21:20 GMTBARCELONA, Spain (AP) — The Latest on terror attacks in Spain (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cccc7a0f9e6b49b7aa2c17685e49b7c6Estimates of North Korea's nuclear weapons hard to nail downhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b6a98419bdee40679f54bcc786d00e44Fri, 18 Aug 2017 08:20:27 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. intelligence agencies' assessments of the size of North Korea's nuclear arsenal have a wide gap between high and low estimates. Size matters and not knowing makes it harder for the United States to develop a policy for deterrence and defend itself and allies in the region.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b6a98419bdee40679f54bcc786d00e44North Carolina police shoot, injure stabbing suspecthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/80fc091cecc94db2af0b36a4c78a8a58Fri, 18 Aug 2017 08:47:46 GMTEDEN, N.C. (AP) — Authorities say a North Carolina police officer shot and wounded a suspect fleeing the scene of a double stabbing.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/80fc091cecc94db2af0b36a4c78a8a58US general pledges to defend Japan from North Korean attackhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/69aa9164227f401eaea7a48f5ccb2c25Fri, 18 Aug 2017 07:07:22 GMTTOKYO (AP) — America's top military official reiterated Friday his country's pledge to defend Japan against a North Korean missile attack, as western Japan carried out a test of an emergency alert system.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/69aa9164227f401eaea7a48f5ccb2c25Maryland removes Dredd Scott ruling author's statuehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cbf3875644bd44c5a2605f140219cbfcFri, 18 Aug 2017 10:20:08 GMTANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — A statue of the U.S. Supreme Court justice who wrote the 1857 Dred Scott decision that upheld slavery and denied citizenship to African Americans was removed from the grounds of the Maryland State House early Friday morning.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cbf3875644bd44c5a2605f140219cbfcThe Latest: Dead suspects in Cambrils wore fake bomb belts,http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0b04b229f45c49d288ea26c9ba717fbaFri, 18 Aug 2017 08:04:10 GMTBARCELONA, Spain (AP) — The Latest on terror attacks in Spain (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0b04b229f45c49d288ea26c9ba717fbaThe Latest: Officials identify Belgian woman who was killedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5cad3ec550264e22bd40fdede60f2d15Fri, 18 Aug 2017 09:26:49 GMTBARCELONA, Spain (AP) — The Latest on the Spain attacks (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5cad3ec550264e22bd40fdede60f2d15IS cleric granted early release in Indonesia is re-arrestedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0a5fe679ab094052b26efb94f728ecd2Fri, 18 Aug 2017 08:34:22 GMTJAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — A radical Islamic cleric granted an early release from prison to mark Indonesia's Independence Day has been re-arrested for alleged involvement in several militant attacks.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0a5fe679ab094052b26efb94f728ecd2Sierra Leone mudslides death toll now above 400, UN sayshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1e2331e91e724af0a031c4192b55c238Fri, 18 Aug 2017 10:22:38 GMTFREETOWN, Sierra Leone (AP) — More than 400 bodies have been pulled from the debris of Sierra Leone's mudslides as burials and recovery efforts pressed on Friday amid the threat of further disaster. The Red Cross said they still hope to find survivors "but the chances are getting smaller every day."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1e2331e91e724af0a031c4192b55c238Judge weighs removing death penalty for mass killerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/417b2c7fb7874f8b8f88caa8f8f7b20dFri, 18 Aug 2017 08:22:13 GMTSANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — A California judge is expected to rule Friday whether a convicted mass killer should be spared the death penalty because of a long-running scandal over authorities' use of jailhouse informants.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/417b2c7fb7874f8b8f88caa8f8f7b20dSierra Leone mudslides death toll now above 400 as hundreds still missing, UN sayshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a1756c259dcb4896bbf3f8b1c2d6b3b0Fri, 18 Aug 2017 08:24:45 GMTFREETOWN, Sierra Leone (AP) — Sierra Leone mudslides death toll now above 400 as hundreds still missing, UN says.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a1756c259dcb4896bbf3f8b1c2d6b3b0The Latest: German campaign on hold after Spain attackshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eaca034b6dd84661bc2da8c7b4c18efcFri, 18 Aug 2017 08:23:25 GMTBARCELONA, Spain (AP) — The Latest on attacks in Spain (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eaca034b6dd84661bc2da8c7b4c18efcVietnam battles dengue outbreaks with 42 percent more caseshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c200fafac6524b5b8f7c95f79f5409c3Fri, 18 Aug 2017 10:02:34 GMTHANOI, Vietnam (AP) — Vietnam has been battling raging dengue fever outbreaks with more than 10,000 new infections reported over the past week stretching its medical system.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c200fafac6524b5b8f7c95f79f5409c3The Latest: Hezbollah condemns Barcelona van attackhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8f7e33b1207c443c9c4e710f12ee9207Fri, 18 Aug 2017 08:55:51 GMTBARCELONA, Spain (AP) — The Latest on the Spain attacks (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8f7e33b1207c443c9c4e710f12ee92072 bears, not 1, killed Swedish wildlife park employeehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7c16f9ba6d4949f08f79ad3089bed0ebFri, 18 Aug 2017 08:00:12 GMTCOPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Swedish public radio says two bears — not one — killed an employee at one of Europe's largest wildlife parks earlier this month.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7c16f9ba6d4949f08f79ad3089bed0ebWhy hate came to the progressive island of Charlottesvillehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4df32f3847964e968faed215b56d9421Fri, 18 Aug 2017 07:33:41 GMTCHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — The white nationalists behind last weekend's violent rally found an appealing target in the historic town where Thomas Jefferson founded a university and an outspoken, progressive mayor declared his city the "capital of the resistance" to President Donald Trump.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4df32f3847964e968faed215b56d9421World stocks skid as US politics, Spain attack hit sentimenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/235078db91d240b49b4ce79ad4c16653Fri, 18 Aug 2017 08:55:46 GMTHONG KONG (AP) — World stock markets fell Friday as investors reacted to U.S. political upsets and the terror attack in Spain. European shares fell in early trading while futures pointed to a lower open for U.S. stocks on Friday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/235078db91d240b49b4ce79ad4c16653Assailant injures guard outside Taiwan presidential officehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/103b73a7c08d4eea92f07643b777bb28Fri, 18 Aug 2017 08:18:46 GMTTAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — An assailant wielding a samurai sword and carrying a Chinese flag in his bag injured a guard outside Taiwan's presidential office building on Friday in what authorities are calling a politically-motivated attack.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/103b73a7c08d4eea92f07643b777bb28The Latest: Merkel expresses sympathy over Barcelona attackshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/85731da3f17b4af1908db7f62cf49707Fri, 18 Aug 2017 09:35:13 GMTBARCELONA, Spain (AP) — The Latest on the Spain attacks (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/85731da3f17b4af1908db7f62cf49707Mattis says a decision is closer on strategy for Afghanistanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/163a368d2def4c209fcdbd17134ae0caFri, 18 Aug 2017 08:06:26 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — After months of sometimes heated internal debate, the Trump administration has almost reached a decision on a new approach for fighting the 16-year-old war in Afghanistan, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said Thursday. He gave no hint of what the strategy would look like.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/163a368d2def4c209fcdbd17134ae0caSkeptics dismiss Bannon's call for economic war with Chinahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c2733bb0f12c490090405f694737a7c9Fri, 18 Aug 2017 07:37:58 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — White House adviser Steve Bannon isn't alone in pondering America's possibly generation-defining question about China's emerging superpower status — but his call for an "economic war" puts him far outside the mainstream.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c2733bb0f12c490090405f694737a7c9Huge Confederate flag near Interstate is 1 man's missionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/98a75cdec41d4ec5a329c5a5f9e81211Fri, 18 Aug 2017 07:47:52 GMTTAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Marion Lambert is unapologetic about the abundance of Confederate flags that surround him.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/98a75cdec41d4ec5a329c5a5f9e81211Officials say extremist group beheads 3 people in Kenyahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/379574e6af7843f1a661f55691300c85Fri, 18 Aug 2017 07:04:46 GMTNAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Kenyan officials say suspected Islamic militants have beheaded three people and burnt houses in an attack along the Indian Ocean coast.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/379574e6af7843f1a661f55691300c85Austrians first in Europe to make bacon on industrial scale?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f3745075e7d54e5bb6c3e377acaaa55eFri, 18 Aug 2017 08:13:38 GMTVIENNA (AP) — Austrians were making bacon thousands of years ago. And a researcher says they were probably the first in Europe to do it on an industrial scale.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f3745075e7d54e5bb6c3e377acaaa55eThe Latest: At least 13 Germans hurt in Barcelona attackshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7bdc51a9db7645689ebe3c6c9d37ab3cFri, 18 Aug 2017 09:53:49 GMTBARCELONA, Spain (AP) — The Latest on the Spain attacks (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7bdc51a9db7645689ebe3c6c9d37ab3cHomeless California war veteran gets place to call homehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1709888df6ca4e5ebcd3fd7604cb2d9fFri, 18 Aug 2017 08:36:20 GMTMIDWAY CITY, Calif. (AP) — Vernon Poling was 44 years old when he got a home of his own.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1709888df6ca4e5ebcd3fd7604cb2d9fZimbabwe's first lady remains quiet amid assault claimshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/723ddd25fb17460cadcd8ee9b792917bFri, 18 Aug 2017 10:08:32 GMTJOHANNESBURG (AP) — Zimbabwe's first lady remained out of sight Friday, several days after a young model claimed Grace Mugabe whipped her with an extension cord in a luxury hotel in South Africa.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/723ddd25fb17460cadcd8ee9b792917bThe Latest: Official: 1 suspect on run after Spain attackshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bc6aa5542d3442f68dcf331dfebfdffeFri, 18 Aug 2017 08:39:32 GMTBARCELONA, Spain (AP) — The Latest on attacks in Spain (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bc6aa5542d3442f68dcf331dfebfdffeTrump defends Confederate statues, berates his criticshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a665fe9c13c14e9c915b73df20210bc6Fri, 18 Aug 2017 08:13:18 GMTBRIDGEWATER, N.J. (AP) — With prominent Republicans openly questioning his competence and moral leadership, President Donald Trump burrowed deeper into the racially charged debate over Confederate memorials and lashed out at members of his own party in the latest controversy to engulf his presidency.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a665fe9c13c14e9c915b73df20210bc6The Latest: Irish, Romanian citizens among Barcelona injuredhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bd22a1f1ed9d4a0f9bd1efd6ddb498c1Fri, 18 Aug 2017 09:14:52 GMTBARCELONA, Spain (AP) — The Latest on the Spain attacks (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bd22a1f1ed9d4a0f9bd1efd6ddb498c1Thousands holding minute of silence in Barcelona's main square for attack victims, attended by Spain's king and premierhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/354a3b10482245edb3a8acf57593d88aFri, 18 Aug 2017 10:00:00 GMTBARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Thousands holding minute of silence in Barcelona's main square for attack victims, attended by Spain's king and premier.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/354a3b10482245edb3a8acf57593d88aCatalan regional president: at least one more 'terrorist' still being sought over Barcelona van attackhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1d93fa9deffb455e84ec96d0b6386e17Fri, 18 Aug 2017 08:32:49 GMTBARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Catalan regional president: at least one more 'terrorist' still being sought over Barcelona van attack.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1d93fa9deffb455e84ec96d0b6386e17