FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 12 Feb 2016 12:30:17 -08:00The Latest: Suspect killed after Ohio machete attack is ID'd, 12 Feb 2016 19:21:24 GMTCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Latest on an Ohio restaurant attack by a machete-wielding man later killed by police (all times local): Latest: Grayson refuses call to drop out of Senate race, 12 Feb 2016 19:15:17 GMTTALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on Sen. Harry Reid calling on Alan Grayson to drop of U.S. Senate race (all times local): on the charge at Tswhane Open, 12 Feb 2016 19:35:45 GMTPRETORIA, South Africa (AP) — Charl Schwartzel made a charge up the leaderboard at the European Tour's Tshwane Open on Friday, going 6 under in his second round to sit two shots off the lead. and out: Some MLB teams open with little playoff shot, 12 Feb 2016 19:42:04 GMTSpring training is a time for optimism, when players bask under the warm sun of Florida and Arizona while fans dream about their team reaching the bright lights of October. students killed in shooting at Phoenix-area high school, 12 Feb 2016 19:21:29 GMTGLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Two students were shot and killed Friday at a high school in a Phoenix suburb but the danger at the campus was over, police said, as hundreds of worried parents crowded outside nearby stores to await word on their children. Latest: Student: It's 'so loving' at school where 2 died, 12 Feb 2016 19:34:10 GMTGLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — The Latest on a shooting at a high school in a Phoenix suburb (all times local): Latest: Board decides to start Iditarod near Anchorage, 12 Feb 2016 19:36:20 GMTANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The Latest on the start location of this year's Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race in Alaska (all times local): panel calls governor, EPA chief to testify on Flint, 12 Feb 2016 18:59:35 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A House committee chairman will summon Michigan's governor and the head of the EPA to testify about the water crisis in Flint, Michigan. promise unity in Central African Republic vote, 12 Feb 2016 19:47:27 GMTBANGUI, Central African Republic (AP) — For more than two years, even going to the cemetery to bury a loved one could get a mourner killed in Central African Republic. The threat of attacks from Christian militia fighters was once so high that Muslims here began burying their dead at home. charged with murder in Georgia lawman's shooting death, 12 Feb 2016 19:36:37 GMTATLANTA (AP) — A suspect accused of gunning down a Georgia lawman has been charged with murder in the death of the 25-year police veteran. The fallen officer was struck by two shots as he helped colleagues serve a "no knock" search warrant at an apartment complex near Atlanta, authorities said Friday. show Volkswagen resisted Takata air bag recall, 12 Feb 2016 20:06:30 GMTDETROIT (AP) — Volkswagen resisted U.S. government efforts to recall more cars and trucks to fix potentially deadly Takata air bags, telling safety regulators that a recall isn't necessary. Nyquist all set to start his Run to the Roses, 12 Feb 2016 19:51:16 GMTReady, set, here comes Nyquist. ace Cal Quantrill works back from elbow surgery, 12 Feb 2016 20:17:51 GMTSTANFORD, Calif. (AP) — Cal Quantrill took his moment to be downright mad. Sad and emotional, too. He called home to tell his parents his elbow was seriously hurt and he needed surgery, then he broke down in the car while parked outside Stanford's Sunken Diamond. Latest: Feds: Take California foxes off endangered list, 12 Feb 2016 19:27:56 GMTVENTURA, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on the recovery of three island fox subspecies native to California's Channel Islands (all times local): for Colorado shelter for immigrant children scrapped, 12 Feb 2016 19:34:17 GMTDENVER (AP) — The federal government is abandoning plans to open a temporary shelter for unaccompanied immigrant children in suburban Denver, saying it would take too much time and money to get the site ready. Latest: Shaq, Iverson finalists for the Hall of Fame, 12 Feb 2016 19:19:40 GMTTORONTO (AP) — The Latest on Friday's events at the NBA's All-Star Weekend in Toronto (all times local): and ready to race, Vickers set for Daytona return, 12 Feb 2016 19:49:27 GMTDAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Brian Vickers might have been more easily found on TV this week pitching a blood-thinning drug instead of practicing for the Daytona 500. Boy, 3, severely burned when 1-pot meth lab explodes, 12 Feb 2016 19:59:24 GMTERIE, Pa. (AP) — Police in Pennsylvania say a 3-year-old boy suffered serious burns when a one-pot methamphetamine lab exploded. Guard to decide if storm-damaged cruise ship can sail, 12 Feb 2016 20:11:41 GMTBAYONNE, N.J. (AP) — The Coast Guard on Friday inspected a cruise ship that was battered and damaged by an intense winter storm to determine if it will be able to set sail as scheduled on a weekend voyage. owner charged in fire that killed immigrants, 12 Feb 2016 20:06:40 GMTDETROIT (AP) — Federal officials charged a suburban Detroit restaurant owner and his wife Friday with harboring immigrants who were in the U.S. without legal permission after a fire at a house he owned killed five employees. leads to change in type of bacteria in the home, 12 Feb 2016 19:03:57 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Whether it's a jungle hut or a high-rise apartment, your home is covered in bacteria, and new research from the Amazon suggests city dwellers might want to open a window. sentenced for evidence tampering in fatal hit-and-run, 12 Feb 2016 19:02:53 GMTEUGENE, Ore. (AP) — An Oregon man was sentenced to four months in jail after pleading guilty to tampering with evidence in a fatal hit-and-run case in which authorities say his wife carried the victim on top of her car for 11 blocks before dumping the body. governor accused of insensitivity with 'Mr. Chiu' joke, 12 Feb 2016 19:29:48 GMTLEWISTON, Maine (AP) — Maine Gov. Paul LePage is being accused of racial insensitivity over a joke about a Chinese investor's name.'No rhyme or reason' for machete attack at Ohio restaurant, 12 Feb 2016 19:56:19 GMTCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — From the front door, the man with the machete didn't have a straight path to people in the booths at the small suburban restaurant. He stepped by the welcoming greeting on the front glass, past the half-wall entryway divider and the display case of kataifi and other Mediterranean pastries. arrives for meeting with Russian Orthodox leader, 12 Feb 2016 19:02:43 GMTHAVANA (AP) — Pope Francis landed in Cuba Friday for the first-ever papal meeting with the head of the Russian Orthodox Church, a historic development in the 1,000-year schism within Christianity. blocks use of 5 witnesses who pulled out of Kenya case, 12 Feb 2016 19:02:47 GMTTHE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — International Criminal Court appeals judges ruled Friday that statements made by five witnesses who later changed their stories or refused to testify against Kenya's deputy president cannot be used as evidence. Latest: Aid group says over 100,000 have fled Aleppo, 12 Feb 2016 20:29:21 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on the conflict in Syria and international diplomatic efforts to end the violence (all times local): Schneiderheinze, Drazek hold lead at bobsled worlds, 12 Feb 2016 19:49:56 GMTIGLS, Austria (AP) — German bobsledder Anja Schneiderheinze and pushing partner Annika Drazek built a commanding lead in the first two heats of the women's competition at the world championships on Friday. Civil servant fined after skipping work for years, 12 Feb 2016 19:22:56 GMTMADRID (AP) — The case started with confusion over where a civil servant in southern Spain worked. Now a court has ruled he must pay back nearly 27,000 euros ($30,500) in wages because for years he actually didn't work at all. Feds open broad bias probe into Iowa athletics, 12 Feb 2016 19:51:37 GMTIOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — The University of Iowa is facing a wide-ranging federal civil rights investigation into allegations that its athletics department does not provide equal opportunities for female athletes, correspondence obtained by The Associated Press shows. Latest: Pope, patriarch hold historic meeting in Cuba, 12 Feb 2016 19:40:08 GMTHAVANA (AP) — The Latest on Pope Francis's historic meeting in Cuba with Russian Orthodox Patriarch Kirill and his subsequent trip to Mexico (all times local): killed in UN base attack in Mali; 3 killed near Timbuktu, 12 Feb 2016 19:04:09 GMTBAMAKO, Mali (AP) — Militants attacked a U.N. base in northern Mali on Friday, killing at least 5 peacekeepers and wounding 30 others, a U.N. official said. Man killed wife's twin when wife was due to give birth, 12 Feb 2016 18:59:17 GMTWORCESTER, Mass. (AP) — A man has been found guilty of killing his wife's twin sister in Massachusetts while his wife was in the hospital getting ready to deliver their second child.'Finally:' Pope meets Russian Orthodox leader, 12 Feb 2016 20:14:31 GMTHAVANA (AP) — Pope Francis met Friday with Patriarch Kirill in the first-ever papal meeting with the head of the Russian Orthodox Church, an historic development in the 1,000-year schism that divided Christianity that may, however, be more about Russia asserting itself than any new ecumenical progress. ethics committee bans Jerome Valcke for 12 years, 12 Feb 2016 19:00:32 GMTGENEVA (AP) — Jerome Valcke, Sepp Blatter's long-time right-hand man, was banned from all soccer-related activity for 12 years Friday for misconduct during his term as FIFA secretary general. Facebook's nudity policy can face trial in France, 12 Feb 2016 19:14:46 GMTPARIS (AP) — If you post a 19th-century nude painting on Facebook, is it art or impermissible nudity? That question is now cleared for trial in France, after an appeals court there ruled that an aggrieved user can sue the social network over the issue. Auburn's Kareem Canty leaves team, school to turn pro, 12 Feb 2016 19:13:57 GMTAUBURN, Ala. (AP) — Auburn point guard Kareem Canty has left the team and is turning pro. reports found from 1929 Valentine's Day massacre, 12 Feb 2016 19:10:49 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Written by hand, the autopsies on the seven bullet-riddled bodies vividly describe why the Valentine's Day massacre of 1929 is still considered Chicago's most infamous gangland killing. News Guide: Diplomats push as Syria battlefield shifts, 12 Feb 2016 19:53:13 GMTDiplomats from a dozen countries, led by the United States and Russia, are struggling to make progress in Syria, even as fighting in the north sends tens of thousands fleeing and threatens a deepening humanitarian crisis. Next month, Syria's civil war will reach the end of its fifth year, and its consequences continue to reach new and disastrous levels. Latest: Sanders gets support from VT Black Lives Matters, 12 Feb 2016 19:09:42 GMTCOLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The Latest on campaign 2016. (all times local): nude-painting case can face trial in France, 12 Feb 2016 19:55:44 GMTPARIS (AP) — If you post a 19th-century nude painting on Facebook, is it art or impermissible nudity? That question is now cleared for trial in France, after an appeals court there ruled that an aggrieved user can sue the social network over the issue. stocks higher this afternoon as oil rebounds, banks rise, 12 Feb 2016 19:01:00 GMTA strong rebound in oil prices and an encouraging report on retail sales helped lift the U.S. stock market in afternoon trading Friday, putting it on course for its first gain in a week. Financial and energy companies were among the biggest gainers. Oil was up more than 11 percent. Massachusetts school bus driver drunk in crash, 12 Feb 2016 19:51:55 GMTDUDLEY, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts school bus driver charged with being drunk when he crashed his bus carrying 11 high school and middle school students into a utility pole has pleaded not guilty. Remove 3 California foxes from endangered species list, 12 Feb 2016 20:03:12 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Federal wildlife officials recommended Friday that three fox subspecies native to California's Channel Islands be removed from the endangered species, saying their populations have made an historic recovery.'s newest pot shop tied to strip club and mayor, 12 Feb 2016 19:24:20 GMTGLENDALE, Colo. (AP) — Colorado's newest pot shop has some wondering whether strippers and weed are too closely aligned on a busy highway just east of downtown Denver. premier doesn't shake hands with opposition leader, 12 Feb 2016 19:35:30 GMTMADRID (AP) — Acting Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy didn't shake hands with Socialist leader Pedro Sanchez during a meeting that's part of the drive to form a government following an inconclusive national election. foreign minister defends policy at Munich meeting, 12 Feb 2016 19:18:17 GMTMUNICH (AP) — Saudi Arabia's foreign minister on Friday defended his country's foreign policy and its stance in Yemen and Syria, insisting that the kingdom has no ambitions beyond its borders. Latest: Kobe goes through his final All-Star media day, 12 Feb 2016 18:56:16 GMTTORONTO (AP) — The Latest on Friday's events at the NBA's All-Star Weekend in Toronto (all times local): debuts series based on New Yorker magazine, 12 Feb 2016 19:00:56 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — After working 18 years at "The Daily Show," Kahane Cooperman had only a weekend off last summer before starting a job running Amazon's new video version of The New Yorker magazine. sees chance to bring down 'wall of mistrust' with US, 12 Feb 2016 19:29:36 GMTMUNICH (AP) — Iran's foreign minister says the nuclear deal with world powers offers a chance to demolish a "wall of mistrust" between Iran and the United States, but it's not a task for Tehran alone.