FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Sun, 30 Aug 2015 21:46:08 -07:00MTV VMA memorable moments from Kanye to Nickihttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/706cf9dc90c147359ca645aec3d30738Mon, 31 Aug 2015 03:27:05 GMTThe MTV Video Music Awards are as much about the performances as the memorable moments. A few of the top moments in the 2015 VMAs:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/706cf9dc90c147359ca645aec3d30738White House renames Mount McKinley as Denali on eve of triphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d5d5fe86c77c41a683b64c89c3a09f00Mon, 31 Aug 2015 02:52:03 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration will change the name of North America's tallest mountain peak from Mount McKinley to Denali, the White House said Sunday, a major symbolic gesture to Alaska Natives on the eve of President Barack Obama's historic visit to Alaska.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d5d5fe86c77c41a683b64c89c3a09f00Little League teams gets hero's welcome as it returns homehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a9be7810aa6a476d94539a8f37abe1e4Mon, 31 Aug 2015 03:21:41 GMTLEWISBERRY, Pa. (AP) — The victory went to Tokyo, but members of Lewisberry's Red Land Little League team returned to their small community as hometown champions, escorted by police, firefighters and EMS crews.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a9be7810aa6a476d94539a8f37abe1e4Police investigate motive in ambush of Houston area deputyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a15bcfe5de6d45f99a8418955429cc4eSun, 30 Aug 2015 23:58:17 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — The man charged with capital murder in the fatal shooting of a uniformed suburban Houston sheriff's deputy had a lengthy criminal record going back a decade, but never spent more than short stints in jail.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a15bcfe5de6d45f99a8418955429cc4eWoman arrested after police say she drowned twin boys in tubhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ccbd25eb59c84915a5a7461647b36f4dMon, 31 Aug 2015 03:22:25 GMTAVONDALE, Ariz. (AP) — A 22-year-mother has been arrested on charges that she drowned her 2-year-old twin sons in a bathtub on Sunday, police said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ccbd25eb59c84915a5a7461647b36f4dArrieta pitches no-hitter for Cubs in 2-0 win over Dodgershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8a2919409237478ebd180eb998c52909Mon, 31 Aug 2015 03:17:41 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Jake Arrieta pitched the sixth no-hitter in the majors this season and second against the Los Angeles Dodgers in 10 days, leading the Chicago Cubs to a 2-0 victory Sunday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8a2919409237478ebd180eb998c52909Cubs to don 1-piece pajamas at end of West Coast triphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ec17bf8e810e4dfebc4fd114aef477d7Sun, 30 Aug 2015 23:58:41 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — The Cubs are wrapping up a six-game West Coast trip, so it must be time for manager Joe Maddon to break out the pajamas.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ec17bf8e810e4dfebc4fd114aef477d7Gov. Marvin Mandel, who fell from political grace, has diedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0fa7ea8df0b149d6be075e0b57804114Mon, 31 Aug 2015 01:25:44 GMTANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Marvin Mandel, a former Maryland governor whose 26-year career in state government ended with his 1977 conviction on political corruption charges, has died. He was 95.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0fa7ea8df0b149d6be075e0b57804114Thousands mourn fallen firefighters in Washington statehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1003cc3f42a4409eb504c306de03f046Mon, 31 Aug 2015 01:12:55 GMTWENATCHEE, Wash. (AP) — Several thousand people gathered Sunday to honor three U.S. Forest Service firefighters killed battling wildfires in Washington state.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1003cc3f42a4409eb504c306de03f046Governor: Boko Haram kills 56 in remote part of Borno Statehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/10d9c10a7c9a4be9a7771248b939934eMon, 31 Aug 2015 01:56:06 GMTMAIDUGURI, Nigeria (AP) — Islamic extremist group Boko Haram killed 56 villagers in a remote area, the governor of Borno State of the region said Sunday, as the government warned that the extremists are trying to extend their violent campaignhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/10d9c10a7c9a4be9a7771248b939934e10 Things to Know for Mondayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d6d0c7989b8d4a89bd53ef67f0673f54Mon, 31 Aug 2015 01:07:27 GMTYour daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Monday:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d6d0c7989b8d4a89bd53ef67f0673f54Texans take preseason win over Saints 27-13http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9ef653665e3244d0a758ee1db4ce21adMon, 31 Aug 2015 02:24:55 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — Brian Hoyer sounded pleased about his first game as the Houston Texans' designated starter.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9ef653665e3244d0a758ee1db4ce21adGolf Capsuleshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/23834064a8fb4dd09e04e26acb9bbcf9Mon, 31 Aug 2015 01:43:41 GMTEDISON, N.J. (AP) — The toughest challenge Jason Day faced Sunday at The Barclays was convincing his peers that golf really isn't this easy.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/23834064a8fb4dd09e04e26acb9bbcf9Guyer, Kiermaier hit HRs help Rays beat Royals 3-2http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/680d73f9810c4b68a3f55d2174136cf4Mon, 31 Aug 2015 02:03:22 GMTST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — A couple of solo home runs from unlikely sources and four strong innings of relief were just enough for the Tampa Bay Rays to get their first and only win of the season over the Kansas City Royals.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/680d73f9810c4b68a3f55d2174136cf4Defiant Malaysian PM rejects calls that he step downhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ace8aa74a59c4bf98d894da644750e2fMon, 31 Aug 2015 02:34:48 GMTKUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Embattled Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak poured scorn on a huge two-day rally that brought together tens of thousands of yellow-shirted protesters demanding his resignation over a financial scandal.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ace8aa74a59c4bf98d894da644750e2fNicki Minaj calls out Miley Cyrus at MTV VMAshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/581ecdf92c19455aa16da42a2402b634Mon, 31 Aug 2015 02:03:13 GMTNicki Minaj called Miley Cyrus out at the MTV Video Music Awards after the 22-year-old said in an interview that the rapper was being a poor sport about not receiving a nomination for video of the year.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/581ecdf92c19455aa16da42a2402b634Horror master Wes Craven dies at 76http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3d895f32384a4ad28c56b96a68b4d377Mon, 31 Aug 2015 03:26:14 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Wes Craven, the prolific writer-director who thrilled audiences with iconic and bloody suburban slashers like "Nightmare on Elm Street" and "Scream" that made his name synonymous with horror, has died. He was 76.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3d895f32384a4ad28c56b96a68b4d377Former Maryland Gov. Marvin Mandel, whose career ended with a corruption conviction, has diedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2fcb5c3b741d48dbb6f7f11af35da05dMon, 31 Aug 2015 00:27:37 GMTANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Former Maryland Gov. Marvin Mandel, whose career ended with a corruption conviction, has died .http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2fcb5c3b741d48dbb6f7f11af35da05dGoals from Martins, Evans give Seattle 2-1 win over Portlandhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dad748cdf0cd4d5e80d3f89948426bd1Mon, 31 Aug 2015 00:19:46 GMTSEATTLE (AP) — Brad Evans and the Seattle Sounders are in an unfamiliar position.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dad748cdf0cd4d5e80d3f89948426bd1Scott Dixon snatches IndyCar championship away from Montoyahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/290280d068334ce98bc4b0c61a8b057cSun, 30 Aug 2015 23:56:17 GMTSONOMA, Calif. (AP) — Scott Dixon captured a fourth IndyCar championship by winning the season finale Sunday to snatch the title from Juan Pablo Montoya.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/290280d068334ce98bc4b0c61a8b057cMiley Cyrus shakes in barely there silver straps at VMAshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bd46214619344480a370caec022f55f1Mon, 31 Aug 2015 02:24:30 GMTMiley Cyrus shook a long, rock goddess ponytail and strutted in barely there silver straps Sunday on the arrivals carpet at the MTV Video Music Awards, later delivering on a promise for multiple costume changes as host.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bd46214619344480a370caec022f55f1Influential Christian sect ends protests in Philippineshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cb50ff56a9e24405bbc87224c01927a5Mon, 31 Aug 2015 03:28:20 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — Thousands of members of a politically influential Christian sect have ended five days of street protests that set off huge traffic jams in the Philippine capital and sparked outrage from motorists.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cb50ff56a9e24405bbc87224c01927a5Tokyo wins Little League title, beating Lewisberry 18-11http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1ec6f713c9194601b5ba770bf1697d10Mon, 31 Aug 2015 00:38:48 GMTSOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — With more than 42,000 fans cheering against them, the Tokyo players found themselves down eight runs in the first inning of the Little League championship game against Lewisberry, Pennsylvania.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1ec6f713c9194601b5ba770bf1697d10Partial list of winners of 2015 MTV Video Music Awardshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/505b4cd6bf2c487d88dee7f466023de2Mon, 31 Aug 2015 03:21:19 GMTHere is a partial list of the winners of Sunday night's 2015 MTV Music Video Awards in Los Angeles:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/505b4cd6bf2c487d88dee7f466023de2Mothers, students join Japan's protests over security billshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/581034c893714982a0b4a09716784520Mon, 31 Aug 2015 02:35:42 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Mothers holding their children's hands stood in the sprinkling rain, holding up anti-war placards, while students chanted slogans to the beat of a drum against Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and his defense policies.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/581034c893714982a0b4a09716784520Activists say IS damages ancient temple in Syria's Palmyrahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2d6f2aee2ec34a428cb8ee5420a53496Mon, 31 Aug 2015 03:22:57 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — Islamic State militants in Syria severely damaged the Bel Temple, considered one of the greatest sites of the ancient world, in a massive explosion Sunday, activists said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2d6f2aee2ec34a428cb8ee5420a53496Police: Portion of Newark Liberty Airport evacuatedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/94a87a24007745e896f92776f3a13fe9Mon, 31 Aug 2015 01:55:16 GMTNEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A portion of Newark Liberty International Airport was evacuated Sunday night after police said a man made his way into a secure hallway.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/94a87a24007745e896f92776f3a13fe9Jake Arrieta throws no-hitter for Chicago Cubs in 2-0 victory over Los Angeles Dodgershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8e7e941f148342e38d349bcdb2429bb5Mon, 31 Aug 2015 02:51:55 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Jake Arrieta throws no-hitter for Chicago Cubs in 2-0 victory over Los Angeles Dodgers.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8e7e941f148342e38d349bcdb2429bb5Semien drives in go-ahead runs, A's top D-backs 7-4 in 11http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0f7ca0d5394b4373ba03a58636615d42Mon, 31 Aug 2015 00:42:18 GMTPHOENIX (AP) — Marcus Semien's two-run single with the bases loaded and two outs in the 11th inning sent the Oakland Athletics to a 7-4 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Sunday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0f7ca0d5394b4373ba03a58636615d42Carpenter, Moss, Reynolds homer as Cardinals beat Giants 7-5http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8ae641d54a874d5d96c0841732647807Sun, 30 Aug 2015 23:30:19 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Matt Carpenter, Brandon Moss and Mark Reynolds all hit home runs, Yadier Molina drove in two and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the San Francisco Giants 7-5 on Sunday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8ae641d54a874d5d96c0841732647807Dicky Pride wins Web.com Tour's Portland Openhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4be873866e574f0796492ab1914bfbdeMon, 31 Aug 2015 03:09:58 GMTNORTH PLAINS, Ore. (AP) — Dicky Pride won the Web.com Tour's Portland Open on Sunday and earned a PGA Tour card with a fifth-place finish on the regular-season money list.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4be873866e574f0796492ab1914bfbdeHurricane Ignacio weakens as it moves closer to Hawaiihttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/688daa6ebfb44b21884ba1d146273badMon, 31 Aug 2015 00:19:33 GMTKAILUA-KONA, Hawaii (AP) — Greg Colden, a farmer on Hawaii's Big Island, said he is most worried about the damage that more rain and sustained winds could do to the area as Hurricane Ignacio passes by this week.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/688daa6ebfb44b21884ba1d146273badLegendary horror film director Wes Craven dies at age 76; made 'Nightmare on Elm Street'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ebbeb2a69da14d9f9414170295d5ae5dMon, 31 Aug 2015 02:14:12 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Legendary horror film director Wes Craven dies at age 76; made 'Nightmare on Elm Street'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ebbeb2a69da14d9f9414170295d5ae5dMissing hiker found in Sierra Nevada recovering from surgeryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/405e2ab933cf42138014f6a7ce489d7bMon, 31 Aug 2015 00:53:43 GMTFRESNO, Calif. (AP) — The family of a woman who was rescued after being stranded in the rugged Sierra Nevada for nine days said Sunday that she is recovering from surgery to set the broken bones on her lower left leg.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/405e2ab933cf42138014f6a7ce489d7bNadal hopes to make new memories vs Coric as US Open beginshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/54e1754f3f0d4b98b536b3b99b5bab69Mon, 31 Aug 2015 03:21:48 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Rafael Nadal's memories of his lone match against Borna Coric are a bit fuzzy, which is understandable.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/54e1754f3f0d4b98b536b3b99b5bab69Shark spotted off California beach again in 2 dayshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f3f65da7bf0a44e998a22f5958c675e9Mon, 31 Aug 2015 00:48:05 GMTSAN DIEGO (AP) — A shark has been spotted in the waters off a San Diego County beach for the second time in two days, prompting lifeguards to extend an advisory warning beachgoers of the shark sighting.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f3f65da7bf0a44e998a22f5958c675e9Pharoah looks good after loss; no decision on racing planshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0826e8abe162411eb959fb2a0fab0ae0Mon, 31 Aug 2015 02:07:20 GMTSARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. (AP) — They were waiting for their horse, ready to take pictures with cellphones and ready to feed him snacks.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0826e8abe162411eb959fb2a0fab0ae0Miley Cyrus, Justin Bieber, Taylor Swift set for MTV VMAshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/32d4b4a7886044adb16c93cd955d79b9Sun, 30 Aug 2015 23:49:02 GMTThe M in MTV will stand for Miley on Sunday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/32d4b4a7886044adb16c93cd955d79b9Turner Field US flag at half-staff after fan dies in fallhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/49c3749d7305460780fcc4abc5307c17Sun, 30 Aug 2015 23:26:30 GMTATLANTA (AP) — The U.S. flag flew at half-staff at Turner Field on Sunday, one day after a fan died following his fall from the upper deck into the lower-level stands during a game between the Atlanta Braves and New York Yankees.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/49c3749d7305460780fcc4abc5307c17Kanye rants at VMAs: He got high, is running for presidenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b5a41223970e40c9b63b4936b5139eebMon, 31 Aug 2015 03:06:09 GMTKanye West gave a long rant at the MTV Video Music Awards as he apologized to Taylor Swift for taking her microphone in 2009, admitting "I don't understand awards shows" and claiming he would run for president in 2020.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b5a41223970e40c9b63b4936b5139eebChina says 197 punished in crackdown on online rumorshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/84d842fb2a94491b8dc4449ff4ddc249Mon, 31 Aug 2015 02:28:05 GMTBEIJING (AP) — People recently punished in China's campaign against online rumors include those who circulated an inflated death toll in the Tianjin blasts and who alleged a man committed suicide because of the country's stock market woes, state media reported Monday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/84d842fb2a94491b8dc4449ff4ddc249Nicki Minaj, Taylor Swift perform together at MTV VMAshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ea80b21a6acd4efda7b83b202edd1036Mon, 31 Aug 2015 01:37:04 GMTNicki Minaj and Taylor Swift buried the beef between the singers by joining forces onstage at the MTV Video Music Awards.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ea80b21a6acd4efda7b83b202edd1036Day wins in a blowout at Barclayshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f215a156663944fc81acbb5f6c8e0655Mon, 31 Aug 2015 00:12:39 GMTEDISON, N.J. (AP) — The toughest challenge Jason Day faced Sunday at The Barclays was convincing his peers that golf really isn't this easy.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f215a156663944fc81acbb5f6c8e0655F Andrew Wooten gets 1st US call-up for exhibition vs Peruhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4c5005aa7f434318afb3a3c0eabdcfd6Mon, 31 Aug 2015 00:22:14 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Forward Andrew Wooten is getting his first call-up to the U.S. national team for the exhibition against Peru, with Clint Dempsey and Michael Bradley staying with their Major League Soccer teams.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4c5005aa7f434318afb3a3c0eabdcfd6Dominica declares disaster status after storm leaves 20 deadhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a3ef69180dc840f5bb8374e71eb8760eMon, 31 Aug 2015 03:21:06 GMTROSEAU, Dominica (AP) — Rescue teams worked Sunday to reopen roads to remote communities in Dominica after Tropical Storm Erika caused flooding and mudslides that killed at least 20 people and left more than 50 missing on the Caribbean island.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a3ef69180dc840f5bb8374e71eb8760eJake Arrieta of Cubs working on no-hitter against Dodgershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/687a33b7eb684a16809de9a84ebbcd9aMon, 31 Aug 2015 02:40:07 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Jake Arrieta of the Chicago Cubs has a no-hitter going against the Los Angeles Dodgers through eight innings.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/687a33b7eb684a16809de9a84ebbcd9aCubs don 1-piece pajamas at end of West Coast triphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/87f7a9e9426445a484f204e7a2c65302Mon, 31 Aug 2015 00:32:41 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — With the Cubs wrapping up a six-game West Coast trip, it was time for manager Joe Maddon to break out the pajamas.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/87f7a9e9426445a484f204e7a2c65302Governor: Boko Haram kills 68 in remote part of Borno Statehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a19ac530926c467db4691f89b619a091Mon, 31 Aug 2015 00:29:49 GMTMAIDUGURI, Nigeria (AP) — The governor of Borno in northeast Nigeria says Islamic extremist group Boko Haram has killed 68 villagers in a remote area of his state.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a19ac530926c467db4691f89b619a091AP Source: Indians president Shapiro leaving for Blue Jayshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/297674701caa4dfdacc00fda677a363cMon, 31 Aug 2015 02:39:18 GMTCLEVELAND (AP) — Mark Shapiro worked his way up from the bottom in Cleveland's front office, becoming one of baseball's most respected executives.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/297674701caa4dfdacc00fda677a363cBradley Wright-Phillips, Red Bulls fly past DC United, 3-0http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ba61e33f653d4598b1bbd06b084279fcMon, 31 Aug 2015 01:24:24 GMTHARRISON, N.J. (AP) — Bradley Wright-Phillips had two goals and an assist to lead the New York Red Bulls to a 3-0 victory over D.C. United on Sunday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ba61e33f653d4598b1bbd06b084279fc