FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Wed, 20 Sep 2017 20:10:02 -07:00Memo: Consider civil rights home for national monumenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7028bca2077848a1a55a8cecd54a80b4Thu, 21 Sep 2017 00:41:27 GMTJACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi civil rights sites, including the home of slain leader Medgar Evers, should be considered for national monument designation, the U.S. interior secretary says in a memo to President Donald Trump.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7028bca2077848a1a55a8cecd54a80b4The Latest: Police say some protesters ignored commandshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f29bf3f918724849871ca34a2e352d88Thu, 21 Sep 2017 00:57:54 GMTST. LOUIS (AP) — The Latest on protests in St. Louis over a judge's acquittal of a former white police officer who fatally shot a black suspect (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f29bf3f918724849871ca34a2e352d88Report: Hackers snooping inside Equifax since Marchhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e90e7265924e4eb0af5941dd553d8d92Thu, 21 Sep 2017 01:00:31 GMTA report says that hackers broke into Equifax's computer systems in March, giving them time to probe vulnerabilities and eventually gain access to the data of 143 million Americans.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e90e7265924e4eb0af5941dd553d8d92Seoul to resume humanitarian aid to NKorea; doesn't set datehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a260d1cf032448fd8fd54509a1eca4ceThu, 21 Sep 2017 02:51:55 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea has decided to resume humanitarian aid to North Korea to help children and pregnant women, but didn't determine when to provide the assistance amid tension created by North Korea's nuclear tests.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a260d1cf032448fd8fd54509a1eca4ceSEC reveals 2016 hack that breached its filing systemhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cf8b5d78c456474581d71b54305c90fdThu, 21 Sep 2017 02:52:46 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The Securities and Exchange Commission says a cyber breach of a filing system it uses may have provided the basis for some illegal trading in 2016.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cf8b5d78c456474581d71b54305c90fdNew fight in California water wars: How to update old systemhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d26760cb630c40589a102933a7facb07Thu, 21 Sep 2017 01:02:52 GMTFRESNO, Calif. (AP) — In California's long-raging water wars, pitting north against south and farmer against city dweller, the one thing everybody agreed on Wednesday was that the outdated method of shipping water throughout the most populous state needs a serious upgrade.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d26760cb630c40589a102933a7facb07Hurricane Harvey's impact blows Durst hearing into next yearhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d8eb4d225ff94729baf94d5980c87eadThu, 21 Sep 2017 01:23:06 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — A hearing to determine if New York real estate heir Robert Durst goes on trial for murder was delayed Wednesday until next year.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d8eb4d225ff94729baf94d5980c87eadCards power Weaver with 3 homers in 9-2 win over Redshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/02dad22073d44562895bd722b997590aThu, 21 Sep 2017 02:30:51 GMTCINCINNATI (AP) — Dexter Fowler homered for the third straight game while Matt Carpenter and Paul DeJong also homered as the St. Louis Cardinals gained ground in their National League playoff push with a 9-2 win over the Cincinnati Reds on Wednesday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/02dad22073d44562895bd722b997590aNationals rally for 6 runs in 8th to beat Braveshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d2f1c6e81c914412acf3c4eb783086e1Thu, 21 Sep 2017 02:40:32 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Braves closer Arodys Vizcaino issued three bases-loaded walks in the six-run eighth, Gio Gonzalez pitched seven strong innings and the Washington Nationals beat Atlanta 7-3 on Wednesday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d2f1c6e81c914412acf3c4eb783086e1Asian shares weaken, dollar up after Fed's latest statementhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1eabcd17593e4967943cb820ec1afc5dThu, 21 Sep 2017 02:55:29 GMTHONG KONG (AP) — Asian shares were mostly lower and the dollar strengthened Thursday after the Fed said it would start trimming its bond holdings and planned one more interest rate increase this year.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1eabcd17593e4967943cb820ec1afc5dThe Latest: 53 lab animals rescued at fallen Mexico buildinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bef304af6d2147ce82f746773fdaf58eThu, 21 Sep 2017 01:32:51 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — The latest on a major earthquake that has struck Mexico (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bef304af6d2147ce82f746773fdaf58eAtlanta scores 3 goals in 7 minutes, beats Galaxy 4-0http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/adebf77594884b76900e841b79afee40Thu, 21 Sep 2017 01:32:05 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Yamil Asad scored twice, Josef Martinez had his 17th goal, and Atlanta United cruised past the Los Angeles Galaxy 4-0 on Wednesday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/adebf77594884b76900e841b79afee40Pence applauds UN resolution on peacekeeping reformhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d03ec07c49564caeb7851cfdb04ee5b0Thu, 21 Sep 2017 01:58:52 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — The Security Council backed reforms Wednesday to reduce inefficiencies, corruption and abuse in the U.N.'s far-flung peacekeeping operations, a key priority of the Trump administration at the U.N. General Assembly.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d03ec07c49564caeb7851cfdb04ee5b0The Latest: Myanmar pledges long-term solutions in Rakhinehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5bff06bd8a2b4812959af36b9af83569Thu, 21 Sep 2017 01:06:54 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — The Latest on the U.N. General Assembly (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5bff06bd8a2b4812959af36b9af83569Jake LaMotta, boxer who inspired 'Raging Bull,' dies at 95http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9c8c6d9b6a3d47528c6a10e342b25e18Thu, 21 Sep 2017 02:47:29 GMTJake LaMotta, an iron-fisted battler who brawled his way to a middleweight title and was later memorialized by Robert De Niro in the film "Raging Bull," has died. He was 95.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9c8c6d9b6a3d47528c6a10e342b25e18Aaron Altherr leads Phillies past Dodgers 7-5http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8e6af613019e4ff692654d0bfd533d31Thu, 21 Sep 2017 02:43:45 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Aaron Altherr hit a tiebreaking, two-run single in the eighth after launching a tying, two-run homer an inning earlier and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the slumping Los Angeles Dodgers 7-5 Wednesday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8e6af613019e4ff692654d0bfd533d31LEADING OFF: Cubs-Brewers meet in NL Central showdownhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/56d847a7b08943598dafacfb82342b74Thu, 21 Sep 2017 02:00:28 GMTA look at what's happening all around the majors Thursday:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/56d847a7b08943598dafacfb82342b74Nevada quake lab tests new bridge design after Mexico quakehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f4610f16815d4dd4b0c57d9829887015Thu, 21 Sep 2017 02:17:54 GMTRENO, Nev. (AP) — Scientists at a Nevada earthquake lab on Wednesday tested new bridge designs with connectors they say are innovative and created to better withstand violent temblors and speed reconstruction efforts after major quake damage.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f4610f16815d4dd4b0c57d9829887015Sen. Graham presses for support for GOP health billhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2a17572eb52840f2bee5587d01cca480Thu, 21 Sep 2017 02:59:21 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham on Wednesday appealed for support from fellow senators for his GOP health care bill despite "all its imperfections."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2a17572eb52840f2bee5587d01cca480April hearing set to determine if Durst is tried for murderhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/de36c97aec6e4bef837b006f305061c5Thu, 21 Sep 2017 00:41:43 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — The preliminary hearing in the murder case against New York real estate heir Robert Durst has been delayed until next year.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/de36c97aec6e4bef837b006f305061c5Myanmar mob attacks aid shipment bound for Rohingya areahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3a02540f102d474fb547486d731088d5Thu, 21 Sep 2017 02:42:18 GMTYANGON, Myanmar (AP) — Police in western Myanmar say they have fired warning shots after a Buddhist mob tried to block humanitarian aid headed to an area where ethnic Rohingya Muslims were driven from their homes. No injuries were reported.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3a02540f102d474fb547486d731088d5Protesters march in St. Louis suburb over police shootinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cb05461f4d664c1abfeef05957c56d71Thu, 21 Sep 2017 02:48:12 GMTST. LOUIS (AP) — Protesters took to the streets again Wednesday in the St. Louis area to demonstrate against a judge's recent acquittal of a white former police officer who fatally shot a black suspect in 2011.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cb05461f4d664c1abfeef05957c56d71Maria destroys homes, triggers flooding in Puerto Ricohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/38c63f13ada247628011305968ac34f3Thu, 21 Sep 2017 01:59:15 GMTSAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — The strongest hurricane to hit Puerto Rico in more than 80 years destroyed hundreds of homes, knocked out power across the entire island and turned some streets into raging rivers Wednesday in an onslaught that could plunge the U.S. territory deeper into financial crisis.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/38c63f13ada247628011305968ac34f3Diplomats meet on Iran deal as Trump stays mum on decisionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ea62f6e9f8e84f45a4ff9abd72a76696Thu, 21 Sep 2017 01:47:18 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump has determined how he wants to approach the Iran nuclear deal — which he has called the worst agreement ever negotiated by the United States — but has not told even his top national security advisers what his decision is.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ea62f6e9f8e84f45a4ff9abd72a76696Bernie Casey, pro football player turned actor, dieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/22589da889584b6bbdd328a01509c1e5Thu, 21 Sep 2017 00:46:43 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Bernie Casey, a professional football player turned poet, painter and actor known for parts in films such as "Revenge of the Nerds" and "I'm Gonna Git You Sucka," has died. He was 78.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/22589da889584b6bbdd328a01509c1e5Aaron Altherr leads Phillies past slumping Dodgers 7-5http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/808284730aea4c30b3e72742b21d67cbThu, 21 Sep 2017 02:54:17 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Aaron Altherr hit a tiebreaking, two-run single in the eighth after launching a tying, two-run homer an inning earlier and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the slumping Los Angeles Dodgers 7-5 Wednesday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/808284730aea4c30b3e72742b21d67cbSEC says 2016 cyber breach of its filing system exposed information that may have been used for illicit trading gainshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2cf73aeeabd9421aa573248bbdd657baThu, 21 Sep 2017 02:39:29 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — SEC says 2016 cyber breach of its filing system exposed information that may have been used for illicit trading gains.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2cf73aeeabd9421aa573248bbdd657baMore charges, new defendant in Texas human smuggling casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b40f9e11093547d19c4ff67944f0b7abThu, 21 Sep 2017 01:29:07 GMTSAN ANTONIO (AP) — Authorities say the driver of a semitrailer found outside a San Antonio Walmart in July packed with immigrants, including 10 who died, faces additional charges in the smuggling case and another defendant has now been charged.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b40f9e11093547d19c4ff67944f0b7abCaptain: Oklahoma City man killed by police was deafhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ad5be3ff2aac4e4fa79cad35bd9e333aThu, 21 Sep 2017 00:44:29 GMTOKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma City police officers who opened fire on a man in front of his home as he approached them holding a metal pipe didn't hear witnesses yelling that he was deaf, a department official said Wednesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ad5be3ff2aac4e4fa79cad35bd9e333aMoustakas breaks Royals' HR record in 15-5 rout of Jayshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c8ba247604894bf38bb1eb43b4c3f319Thu, 21 Sep 2017 02:42:36 GMTTORONTO (AP) — Mike Moustakas hit his 37th home run of the season, breaking Steve Balboni's Royals record, Salvador Perez and Whit Merrifield also connected and Kansas City routed the Toronto Blue Jays 15-5 on Wednesday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c8ba247604894bf38bb1eb43b4c3f319Superbug's spread to Vietnam threatens malaria controlhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7a4120faacb7493ca9b95fe19389455eThu, 21 Sep 2017 02:08:49 GMTHANOI, Vietnam (AP) — Vietnam's main malaria treatment is failing at an alarming rate because of a highly drug-resistant superbug that has spread into the southern part of the country from western Cambodia, scientists said Thursday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7a4120faacb7493ca9b95fe19389455eLawyers say man whose kin died is withholding informationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8661ff8f387144f093d5bbc2ec0af2b6Thu, 21 Sep 2017 01:24:06 GMTPROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Insurance company lawyers say a Vermont man suspected of killing his millionaire grandfather refuses to answer questions about the day his boat sank with his mother onboard.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8661ff8f387144f093d5bbc2ec0af2b6Trump: GOP health bill short of votes before deadlinehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a9a5880a7def41a5b7a96c4dfdbd3cd1Thu, 21 Sep 2017 02:12:02 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said Wednesday the Republicans' last-resort "Obamacare" repeal effort remains two or three votes short, forecasting days of furious lobbying ahead with a crucial deadline looming next week.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a9a5880a7def41a5b7a96c4dfdbd3cd1Rays, Snell end Cubs' 7-game winning streakhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d4ada565b8bc46748bfe8cec7e22260eThu, 21 Sep 2017 02:24:20 GMTST. PETRSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Blake Snell gave up two hits in seven shutout innings and the Tampa Bay Rays ended the Chicago Cubs' season-best seven-game winning streak 8-1 on Wednesday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d4ada565b8bc46748bfe8cec7e22260eRouhani says Iranians are waiting for an apology from Trumphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/38e8757cd478482ba08522b17e29f325Thu, 21 Sep 2017 00:38:45 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — Iran's President Hassan Rouhani said Wednesday the Iranian people are waiting for an apology from U.S. President Donald Trump for his "extremely offensive" rhetoric and "unfounded" allegations about his country.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/38e8757cd478482ba08522b17e29f325Vikings QB uncertainty: Bradford says knee is 'better'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9021e93d6c844b8c967fb00034313f5cThu, 21 Sep 2017 01:48:17 GMTEDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) — As the Minnesota Vikings plunged into a second week of uncertainty at their most important position, quarterback Sam Bradford offered reasons to believe he'll return swiftly from a left knee injury.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9021e93d6c844b8c967fb00034313f5cMexican family mourns 11 dead after church falls at baptismhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d08d7ce0f23c4c7f97aa25c0260a143bThu, 21 Sep 2017 01:17:08 GMTATZALA, Mexico (AP) — A child's baptism turned into tragedy when the roof of a church collapsed as a powerful earthquake shook central Mexico. Eleven members of a family died, including the 2-month-old girl being christened.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d08d7ce0f23c4c7f97aa25c0260a143bReport: Hackers were snooping inside Equifax as of Marchhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6eb002251e7548f6a79b7c3146999262Thu, 21 Sep 2017 02:01:56 GMTHackers broke into Equifax's computer systems in March, two months earlier than the company had previously disclosed, according to a Wall Street Journal report .http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6eb002251e7548f6a79b7c3146999262Big US detention center sued for paying detainees $1 a dayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ddc5b6d667254470a6a21229467d4268Thu, 21 Sep 2017 01:12:25 GMTSEATTLE (AP) — Washington state on Wednesday sued the operator of one of the largest private immigration detention centers in the United States, claiming thousands of detainees were paid $1 per day for the work they performed but should have received the state's much higher minimum wage.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ddc5b6d667254470a6a21229467d4268Impact cools off Toronto FC with 5-3 winhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/03caf88de625451eb70e54dc556278a2Thu, 21 Sep 2017 03:01:16 GMTTORONTO (AP) — Ignacio Piatti and Anthony Jackson-Hamel each scored twice, and the Montreal Impact cooled off Toronto FC with a wild 5-3 victory on Wednesday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/03caf88de625451eb70e54dc556278a2Iranian president: Trump's UN comments 'ignorant, absurd'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/730c8e8df09847d486c68431eb3bdde4Thu, 21 Sep 2017 03:01:50 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — Iran's president warned Wednesday that his country will "respond decisively" to any violation of the agreement that reins in its nuclear program and called President Donald Trump's "ignorant, absurd and hateful rhetoric" about Iran unfit for the United Nations.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/730c8e8df09847d486c68431eb3bdde4The Latest: USVI officials: Tourists should delay visitinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/53205912b8fc4a1da655a33d380cfec9Thu, 21 Sep 2017 02:31:17 GMTSAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — The Latest on Hurricane Maria (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/53205912b8fc4a1da655a33d380cfec9Pro, anti-telescope arguments aim to sway Hawaii land boardhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6c0d3a44b6774ba19660de37523a4199Thu, 21 Sep 2017 02:02:02 GMTHONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii's land board is hearing arguments for and against building a giant telescope on a mountain some consider sacred.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6c0d3a44b6774ba19660de37523a4199Manafort offered to brief wealthy Russian during campaignhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bb92adbd62f24370ae39606a62b2afc8Thu, 21 Sep 2017 02:13:42 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — In the middle of Donald Trump's presidential run, then-campaign chairman Paul Manafort said he was willing to provide "private briefings" about the campaign to a Russian billionaire the U.S. government considers close to Russian President Vladimir Putin.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bb92adbd62f24370ae39606a62b2afc8The Latest: Tillerson won't disclose Trump's Iran decisionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2e28c0c1021541aa994ac55419274275Thu, 21 Sep 2017 00:52:40 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the United States and Iran (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2e28c0c1021541aa994ac55419274275Sale reaches 300 Ks as Red Sox beat Orioles 9-0 for sweephttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9d17da1ef4da41b9aab302b1e9b7015dThu, 21 Sep 2017 02:31:57 GMTBALTIMORE (AP) — Chris Sale struck out 13 to become the first AL pitcher in 18 years to reach the 300 mark, and the Boston Red Sox moved to the brink of clinching a playoff berth by beating the Baltimore Orioles 9-0 on Wednesday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9d17da1ef4da41b9aab302b1e9b7015dMexico quake rescuers race to free girl, other survivorshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5a321755638447a5aed959473b923cb1Thu, 21 Sep 2017 02:30:51 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — The wiggling fingers of a young girl trapped in the rubble of her collapsed school in Mexico City raised hopes among hundreds of rescuers working furiously Wednesday to try to free her — a drama that played out at dozens of buildings toppled by the powerful earthquake that killed at least 230 people.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5a321755638447a5aed959473b923cb1Myanmar tries to reassure the world over refugee crisishttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4bbdfcacf9b84d0eaf58eae06bc1e071Thu, 21 Sep 2017 01:39:16 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — Myanmar is trying to reassure the world about its handling of the exodus of Rohingya Muslims to Bangladesh. It says it is committed to resolving tensions in the strife-hit region.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4bbdfcacf9b84d0eaf58eae06bc1e071Google bites off big piece of HTC in $1.1B bet on deviceshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fc0bdfa64a7d412ead3c76606e5f4c37Thu, 21 Sep 2017 03:01:05 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Google is biting off a big piece of device manufacturer HTC for $1.1 billion to expand its efforts to build phones, speakers and other gadgets equipped with its arsenal of digital services.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fc0bdfa64a7d412ead3c76606e5f4c37The Latest: Rain falls on rescuers at fallen Mexico schoolhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dc4e442f379a4d60b147b236dc972fdbThu, 21 Sep 2017 01:18:39 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — The latest on a major earthquake that has struck Mexico (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dc4e442f379a4d60b147b236dc972fdb