FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Wed, 28 Sep 2016 22:16:17 -07:00Missouri fraternity suspended over reports of racial slurshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ddd60225507b460d9d1da3060208642cThu, 29 Sep 2016 03:14:00 GMTCOLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — The University of Missouri temporarily suspended a fraternity on Wednesday over accusations of racial slurs directed toward black students, in the latest incident of racial tension that has roiled the campus for nearly a year.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ddd60225507b460d9d1da3060208642cMan shot by police was distraught over best friend's deathhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/83c1aaff9a7346b982687f817806d41bThu, 29 Sep 2016 02:59:43 GMTEL CAJON, Calif. (AP) — The unarmed black man shot by police in a San Diego suburb had a history of run-ins with authorities and was distraught over the recent death of his best friend.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/83c1aaff9a7346b982687f817806d41bFrazier's 40th HR leads Gonzalez, White Sox over Rays 1-0http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9f650595cf0046b5b01761950b26aa2fThu, 29 Sep 2016 04:57:41 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — The never shy Todd Frazier had been focused on one thing: 40 home runs.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9f650595cf0046b5b01761950b26aa2f'All My Children' creator Agnes Nixon dies at 93http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/76f8e6ce9813458c99c3842ed80cb48dThu, 29 Sep 2016 02:21:58 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Agnes Nixon, the creative force behind the edgy and enduring TV soap operas "One Life to Live" and "All My Children," died Wednesday. She was 93.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/76f8e6ce9813458c99c3842ed80cb48dThe Latest: Police shooting victim was pointing e-cigarettehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/69ea628f903d4d94b97844cf7aecd998Thu, 29 Sep 2016 02:02:11 GMTEL CAJON, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on the fatal shooting of a black man by police in a San Diego suburb (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/69ea628f903d4d94b97844cf7aecd998The Latest: California blaze grow, so does containmenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fc09d03c2126430ca317625f582f7e39Thu, 29 Sep 2016 02:35:52 GMTMORGAN HILL, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on California wildfires (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fc09d03c2126430ca317625f582f7e39De Kooning painting going on the auction block in the fallhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9bb71b0bd2594c8db118a71b788b483bThu, 29 Sep 2016 04:45:50 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A large painting from one of Willem de Kooning's most productive periods is going on the auction block in the fall. Christie's is offering "Untitled XXV" in New York on Nov. 15, where it believes it could realize around $40 million.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9bb71b0bd2594c8db118a71b788b483bDIVIDED AMERICA: Minorities hopeful, whites sour on futurehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/358417126f77473a9fe659a8a029e562Thu, 29 Sep 2016 04:11:07 GMTKANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Consider two women in their 70s, both residents of the Kansas City area. One is white and affluent; the other is black and working class.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/358417126f77473a9fe659a8a029e562Court that ousted top Alabama justice again weighs his fatehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/faa11108df2a4dafa012461ecd98550aThu, 29 Sep 2016 02:08:53 GMTMONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore on Wednesday insisted to members of a judiciary commission that he never urged probate judges to defy a U.S. Supreme Court ruling legalizing gay marriage, defending himself from charges brought by a state ethics panel.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/faa11108df2a4dafa012461ecd98550aDuvall's single lifts Reds to 2-1 win over Cardinalshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d70122ad32524fd88d063f2258370301Thu, 29 Sep 2016 04:18:43 GMTST. LOUIS (AP) — Closers need nerves of steel. Raisel Iglesias is showing he has what it takes.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d70122ad32524fd88d063f2258370301Some evacuation orders lifted in California wildfire areashttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f00cb0905e64449badea6e3910bbe0ffThu, 29 Sep 2016 03:38:55 GMTMORGAN HILL, Calif. (AP) — Some evacuations were lifted Wednesday as cooler weather gave firefighters a boost in their fight against a wildfire that is burning through bone-dry brush and threatening hundreds of structures in a remote area of California's Santa Cruz Mountains.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f00cb0905e64449badea6e3910bbe0ffKunitz scores twice in third, Penguins beat Blackhawks 2-0http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9cbe623a367742a68e4d65e76eb67985Thu, 29 Sep 2016 04:56:51 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Chris Kunitz scored two third-period goals in the defending Stanley Cup Champion Pittsburgh Penguins' 2-0 exhibition victory over the Chicago Blackhawks on Wednesday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9cbe623a367742a68e4d65e76eb67985Teixeira hits game-winning slam, Yankees stun Red Sox 5-3http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6ad8936d8d8341c3b5c7ee8367088c07Thu, 29 Sep 2016 03:30:08 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Mark Teixeira hit a game-winning grand slam with two outs in the ninth inning, and the New York Yankees staved off playoff elimination at the last possible moment with a 5-3 victory over the Boston Red Sox on Wednesday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6ad8936d8d8341c3b5c7ee8367088c07Diamondbacks beat Nationals in rain-shortened gamehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cc57f7ba11404fc7a76e66ba67cf814dThu, 29 Sep 2016 04:11:13 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — With Stephen Strasburg not expected to pitch in the National League Division Series and Joe Ross not yet fully stretched out after a two-month layoff, the Washington Nationals are counting on Gio Gonzalez to come through in the playoffs.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cc57f7ba11404fc7a76e66ba67cf814dGunmen kidnap executive director of Pakistan media househttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/047948561878478e91e2ee89b263cc04Thu, 29 Sep 2016 05:01:45 GMTPESHAWAR, Pakistan (AP) — A senior police official says gunmen have kidnapped the executive director of Pakistan's main media house in the northwestern city of Peshawar.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/047948561878478e91e2ee89b263cc04Jaso hits for cycle as Pirates beat Cubs 8-4http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/52bd0f1cf7aa476683aef566a9277afeThu, 29 Sep 2016 03:28:56 GMTPITTSBURGH (AP) — Coming around second base in the seventh inning of the Pittsburgh Pirates' 8-4 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Wednesday night, John Jaso stumbled.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/52bd0f1cf7aa476683aef566a9277afeThe Latest: MU suspends fraternity over racial slur reportshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bc495e8a9137407abcbc85cf1c9ef6d6Thu, 29 Sep 2016 02:25:45 GMTCOLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — The Latest on racial tension at the University of Missouri (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bc495e8a9137407abcbc85cf1c9ef6d6Today in Historyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/86ff998909a743358514c8799ff7d303Thu, 29 Sep 2016 04:01:06 GMTToday in Historyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/86ff998909a743358514c8799ff7d303Cabrera's homer gives Tigers rain-shortened win over Indianshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4fa280802b1449fea0f8baee2e62ddb0Thu, 29 Sep 2016 04:38:48 GMTDETROIT (AP) — Miguel Cabrera's fifth-inning homer might as well have come in the ninth.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4fa280802b1449fea0f8baee2e62ddb0Royals win, but officially eliminated from postseasonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/211264c7a28d4d52a751d37195d23d0bThu, 29 Sep 2016 03:53:30 GMTKANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The World Series champions have failed to make the postseason for the fourth year in a row.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/211264c7a28d4d52a751d37195d23d0bTropical Storm Matthew lashes islands of eastern Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f8e0e63f158742dbabc79e661245bb34Thu, 29 Sep 2016 03:01:35 GMTBRIDGETOWN, Barbados (AP) — Tropical Storm Matthew lashed islands in the eastern Caribbean with heavy wind and rain Wednesday night as it gained strength and headed west into open waters.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f8e0e63f158742dbabc79e661245bb3432 people missing in China landslides following typhoonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9efd73866c2647cf8432cc4df3a5edbdThu, 29 Sep 2016 02:31:49 GMTBEIJING (AP) — At least 32 people were reported missing Thursday after rain-saturated hillsides collapsed onto villages in southeastern China following a typhoon.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9efd73866c2647cf8432cc4df3a5edbdRenfroe homers off roof of brick warehouse in Padres' winhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7b3eeb8e3b0a499a8c5f50c948a16d7bThu, 29 Sep 2016 05:05:32 GMTSAN DIEGO (AP) — Rookie Hunter Renfroe hit the first home run in Petco Park history to land on the roof of the brick warehouse in the left-field corner and drove in four runs to lead the San Diego Padres to a 6-5 victory over the NL West champion Los Angeles Dodgers on Wednesday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7b3eeb8e3b0a499a8c5f50c948a16d7bIn Argentina, freedom still distant for Sandra the orangutanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/76cfdb56c9574b54a72e2c74558c4741Thu, 29 Sep 2016 04:12:42 GMTBUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — A sign outside Sandra's cage explains that "orangutan" comes from the Malay expression for "person of the forest." But she remains in a concrete cell in a Buenos Aires zoo and may never see the rainforests of her ancestors.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/76cfdb56c9574b54a72e2c74558c4741Australian government wants slower switch to clean energyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b597b07df5c14e969eed1fe07fd8c401Thu, 29 Sep 2016 04:04:14 GMTCANBERRA, Australia (AP) — A rush by Australia's state governments to switch to clean electricity sources could undermine the country's energy security, the federal government warned Thursday after an entire state lost power.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b597b07df5c14e969eed1fe07fd8c401Authorities: School shooter killed father before rampagehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/88e9fcb1cff14429a3eb46e3d4755b0cThu, 29 Sep 2016 03:05:03 GMTTOWNVILLE, S.C. (AP) — A teenager who killed his father at their home Wednesday was stopped by a volunteer firefighter as he opened fire outside a South Carolina elementary school, wounding two students and a teacher, authorities said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/88e9fcb1cff14429a3eb46e3d4755b0cKim hits pinch-hit HR, Orioles beat Jays 3-2http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/34b6611ed58443d4be8d8ca19fbfdefeThu, 29 Sep 2016 03:44:32 GMTTORONTO (AP) — Hyun Soo Kim said he'd never hit a bigger home run.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/34b6611ed58443d4be8d8ca19fbfdefeTrump's old military prep school looks overseas for renewalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/34ff8a88ae9546a495b9519724d20b43Thu, 29 Sep 2016 04:51:59 GMTCORNWALL-ON-HUDSON, N.Y. (AP) — While Donald Trump talks tough about dealing with China, his old military prep school is building bridges to that country.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/34ff8a88ae9546a495b9519724d20b43California officer guns down man in 'shooting stance'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1ca30268bbd540bdac8dee849c0dae1dThu, 29 Sep 2016 05:06:39 GMTEL CAJON, Calif. (AP) — The fatal police shooting of a black man who drew something from his pocket and extended his hands in a "shooting stance" happened about a minute after officers in a San Diego suburb arrived where a distraught man was reportedly walking in traffic, a police spokesman said Wednesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1ca30268bbd540bdac8dee849c0dae1dUN says EU may ratify Paris Agreement soonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3b8414a2079a4f19a069ddca1ddbd0b7Thu, 29 Sep 2016 04:02:00 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — The Paris Agreement on Climate Change appears likely to enter into force with India announcing that it has ratified the agreement and the EU signaling it may ratify within the next few days, officials said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3b8414a2079a4f19a069ddca1ddbd0b7Freeman's streak reaches 30, Kemp homers, Braves rout Philshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0074cb1b99e24079807b7cf176db0d6dThu, 29 Sep 2016 03:09:21 GMTATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta Braves are giving themselves plenty of reasons to be hopeful about 2017, from a surging offense to improved young pitching.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0074cb1b99e24079807b7cf176db0d6dTropical Storm Matthew on rare southerly path in Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eb76477bbf104e75a37bc70d2e6f30c8Thu, 29 Sep 2016 04:00:27 GMTBRIDGETOWN, Barbados (AP) — Tropical Storm Matthew swirled westward into the open waters of the Caribbean early Thursday after hitting islands at the sea's southern entry with heavy wind and rain.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eb76477bbf104e75a37bc70d2e6f30c8The military's ritual of saluting for the national anthemhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/44d9c87503af4400b97c897a174fd357Thu, 29 Sep 2016 03:14:15 GMTHONOLULU (AP) — The Navy has investigated the case of a sailor who didn't salute as the national anthem played at Pearl Harbor, in a protest that echoes recent moves by professional athletes to kneel during the anthem. The U.S. Pacific Fleet referred her case to her commander, who has the authority to punish the sailor, a Navy reservist. Saluting during the national anthem is a daily ritual for men and women in the military. Here's a look at the protocol behind it.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/44d9c87503af4400b97c897a174fd357Marshall's first-half goal enough, Sounders beat Fire 1-0http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f45873ead93f439588ffabb45837ff8eThu, 29 Sep 2016 04:37:13 GMTSEATTLE (AP) — Chad Marshall headed in a corner kick in the 24th minute, and the Seattle Sounders beat the Chicago Fire 1-0 on Wednesday night to get back into the MLS playoff picture.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f45873ead93f439588ffabb45837ff8eGlendening, Ott help Red Wings beat Bruins 5-1http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/146ee4685f5f4867b56f7c4f4eaeca12Thu, 29 Sep 2016 03:15:01 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Chris Kunitz scored two third-period goals in the defending Stanley Cup Champion Pittsburgh Penguins' 2-0 exhibition victory over the Chicago Blackhawks on Wednesday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/146ee4685f5f4867b56f7c4f4eaeca12Energy shares lead Asian stocks higher on OPEC output dealhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d15a45dd22c9486383b13465bbddcc02Thu, 29 Sep 2016 03:13:05 GMTHONG KONG (AP) — Energy companies led a rally in Asian stock markets Thursday as investors welcomed news that OPEC nations planned to cut oil production for the first time in eight years in an effort to reduce a global glut.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d15a45dd22c9486383b13465bbddcc02Philippines' Duterte to scrap future war games with UShttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8744660370b94ddeab08647c29d76b1eThu, 29 Sep 2016 03:51:08 GMTHANOI, Vietnam (AP) — Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said he was giving notice to the United States, his country's long-standing ally, that joint exercises of Filipino and American troops next week will be the last such drills.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8744660370b94ddeab08647c29d76b1eInvestigators identify 2 men who took bag that held bombhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/82b2ef63658144c3ab3de448320c699cThu, 29 Sep 2016 03:27:18 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Investigators probing bomb blasts in New Jersey and New York believe they've identified two men who walked off with a bag abandoned by the bomber on a street as Egyptian tourists.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/82b2ef63658144c3ab3de448320c699cMets help playoff chances by beating grieving Marlins 5-2http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8e7646e57b064d1eadc1cd7e0d875b2dThu, 29 Sep 2016 02:34:22 GMTMIAMI (AP) — The Marlins walked half a block alongside a hearse carrying their ace away from Marlins Park at the start of a funeral motorcade Wednesday, and then peeled away with watery eyes to go back inside and play a game.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8e7646e57b064d1eadc1cd7e0d875b2dCalifornia officer guns down refugee in 'shooting stance'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2559b168f99e4447a58d64e1609a7208Thu, 29 Sep 2016 03:53:54 GMTEL CAJON, Calif. (AP) — The fatal police shooting of a Ugandan refugee who drew something from his pocket and extended his hands in a "shooting stance" happened about a minute after officers in a San Diego suburb arrived where a distraught man was reportedly walking in traffic, a police spokesman said Wednesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2559b168f99e4447a58d64e1609a7208Graphic video released of La. boy's shooting by policehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/40b0541309904e139078c310b9bd134fThu, 29 Sep 2016 03:30:23 GMTMARKSVILLE, La. (AP) — After a police body camera captured two deputy city marshals firing on a car and killing a 6-year-old boy, the head of the Louisiana State Police said the video was the most disturbing thing he's seen.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/40b0541309904e139078c310b9bd134fLEADING OFF: Ortiz plays last game at Yankee Stadiumhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cf58dd6ed0e74a97b5c68759d04eff5eThu, 29 Sep 2016 03:00:56 GMTA look at what's happening around the majors Thursday:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cf58dd6ed0e74a97b5c68759d04eff5eCano's homers Mariners top Astros 12-4 to press playoff bidhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c0d8ad8209f646d9b8196aec838aa0fdThu, 29 Sep 2016 03:15:56 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — Robinson Cano continued his dominance against the Houston Astros on Wednesday to keep Seattle's playoff hopes alive.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c0d8ad8209f646d9b8196aec838aa0fdDenmark's crown prince couple kick off 2 day Boston triphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2382efb36679488f8b6c71b4b2809b53Thu, 29 Sep 2016 04:54:08 GMTBOSTON (AP) — Denmark's Crown Prince Frederik and his wife Mary are kicking off a two-day trade mission to Boston.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2382efb36679488f8b6c71b4b2809b53Boston Red Sox clinch AL East title with Baltimore's victory over Torontohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/09af70c1b6b144e7a340b4429a141038Thu, 29 Sep 2016 02:16:36 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Boston Red Sox clinch AL East title with Baltimore's victory over Toronto.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/09af70c1b6b144e7a340b4429a141038Gomez homers in 8th, Rangers rally again to beat Brewers 8-5http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2f6561e5d06d4f0abdf792e58b48111bThu, 29 Sep 2016 04:35:12 GMTARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Carlos Gomez was a struggling outfielder when released by another AL West team just over a month ago. Now he is helping the AL-leading Texas Rangers close in on home-field advantage throughout the postseason.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2f6561e5d06d4f0abdf792e58b48111bBoston Red Sox clinch AL East crown, go worst to 1st againhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ed1aa8789aba407a945d7ae51b7086d8Thu, 29 Sep 2016 04:41:04 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Even though they let a win get away Wednesday night, the Boston Red Sox locked up something more important. And as far as they were concerned, an AL East title was certainly worth celebrating.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ed1aa8789aba407a945d7ae51b7086d8Seoul says North Korean soldier crosses the border to defecthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f66734c77c5749f4bd4dfab25fbc7047Thu, 29 Sep 2016 04:20:00 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea's military said Thursday that a North Korean soldier had crossed the border between the rivals to defect.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f66734c77c5749f4bd4dfab25fbc7047Miami leads Fernandez from Marlins Park; Mets win 5-2http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1ca6d9fc544a401fbd4b29938600d22eThu, 29 Sep 2016 03:25:11 GMTMIAMI (AP) — The Marlins walked half a block alongside a hearse carrying their ace away from Marlins Park at the start of a funeral motorcade Wednesday, and then peeled away with watery eyes to go back inside and play a game.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1ca6d9fc544a401fbd4b29938600d22eTeixeira hits game-winning slam, Yanks rally past Red Soxhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1f2fa2963953429a823120796dfd724fThu, 29 Sep 2016 02:55:11 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Mark Teixeira hit a game-winning grand slam with two outs in the ninth inning, and the New York Yankees staved off playoff elimination at the last possible moment with a 5-3 victory over the Boston Red Sox on Wednesday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1f2fa2963953429a823120796dfd724f