FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 28 Oct 2016 08:50:15 -07:00Lack of choice in health insurance markets a growing problem, 28 Oct 2016 14:45:35 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Americans in the health insurance markets created by President Barack Obama's law will have less choice next year than any time since the program started, a new county-level analysis for The Associated Press has found. wealthy New Jersey district, congressional race is bitter, 28 Oct 2016 15:07:54 GMTPARAMUS, N.J. (AP) — In a New Jersey congressional district across the river from New York filled with million-dollar homes and massive shopping malls, a former speechwriter for President Bill Clinton is waging a well-funded campaign against a seven-term incumbent Republican who has been dragged down by reports he challenged his party's support for gay candidates. Latest: Pence back in air, one day after plane incident, 28 Oct 2016 15:15:36 GMTWASHINGT0N (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. presidential campaign (all times EDT): Uber drivers win case to get paid vacation, minimum wage, 28 Oct 2016 14:58:53 GMTLONDON (AP) — Uber drivers in Britain should get paid vacation days and be guaranteed a minimum wage, a tribunal said Friday, in a ruling that tests the limits of the so-called "gig economy," in which companies rely on individual to work as self-employed contractors without safety nets. cites near collapse of anti-doping program at Rio Games, 28 Oct 2016 14:50:52 GMTMONTREAL (AP) — The World Anti-Doping Agency has detailed serious failings of doping control management at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics, saying the system was only saved from collapsing by the "enormous resourcefulness and goodwill" of some key staff. trains collide head-on; 2 crew members injured, 28 Oct 2016 14:48:46 GMTCHESTER, Pa. (AP) — Two freight trains have crashed head-on in Pennsylvania, injuring two crew members. advances to semifinals at WTA Finals, 28 Oct 2016 14:41:15 GMTSINGAPORE (AP) — Defending champion Agnieszka Radwanska took the final spot in the semifinals of the WTA Finals, beating Karolina Pliskova 7-5, 6-3 on Friday. champ Tsonga, Karlovic advance to Vienna semifinals, 28 Oct 2016 15:26:55 GMTVIENNA (AP) — Jo-Wilfried Tsonga defeated Albert Ramos-Vinolas of Spain 6-2, 7-6 (5) on Friday to set up a semifinal against Croatia's Ivo Karlovic at the Erste Bank Open. government hit by defections in Parliament, 28 Oct 2016 14:55:00 GMTCOLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Six ruling party lawmakers in Maldives have defected to work with the opposition in the party's first open split and a major challenge to President Yameen Abdul Gayoom's rule. official: Cyprus accord 'game changer' for bloc, region, 28 Oct 2016 15:34:23 GMTNICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — The European Union's foreign policy chief says a deal reunifying ethnically divided Cyprus would be a "game changer" for the bloc and the Middle East. House candidate sues over colleague's rape claims, 28 Oct 2016 15:14:25 GMTST. LOUIS (AP) — A Missouri House candidate is pressing a defamation lawsuit against another unopposed colleague who publicly accused him of sexual assault. Called Quest to release final album, 28 Oct 2016 14:43:58 GMTA Tribe Called Quest will release their final record on Nov. 11, which includes material they recorded with rapper Phife Dawg who died in March. Deputy PM: New govt stability a task for all parties, 28 Oct 2016 15:32:22 GMTMADRID (AP) — The stability of a new minority government expected to take power in Spain next week will depend on the willingness of all parties to negotiate and act responsibly, acting deputy prime minister Soraya Saenz de Santamaria said Friday. pays tribute to late Thai king, 28 Oct 2016 15:47:16 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — The United Nations is paying tribute to the late Thai King Bhumibol Adulyadej with a ceremony in the General Assembly Hall. on a haircut? Missouri voters weigh sales tax limits, 28 Oct 2016 14:58:06 GMTJEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri voters will be the first in the nation to decide whether to amend their state constitution to prohibit sales taxes from being expanded to services such as auto repairs, haircuts, legal work and financial accounting. declares 'Paisley Park Day' as Prince museum reopens, 28 Oct 2016 15:24:09 GMTCHANHASSEN, Minn. (AP) — Prince's Paisley Park studio complex in the Minneapolis suburb of Chanhassen has reopened as a museum, and the city's mayor has declared Friday "Paisley Park Day" in celebration. Senate candidate Kirk mocks rival's family military past, 28 Oct 2016 15:02:12 GMTSPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois Republican U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk has raised his Democratic rival's immigrant background and mocked her claim that her family's military service dates back to the Revolution, saying he had forgotten the congresswoman's "parents came all the way from Thailand to serve George Washington." York man convicted of killing 2, wounding 6 over 2 years, 28 Oct 2016 15:30:07 GMTBUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — A Buffalo man has been convicted of killing two people and wounding six others in four gang-related shootings over two years. says 2-star general committed suicide, 28 Oct 2016 15:12:57 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Army said Friday it has determined that suicide was the cause of death of a two-star general who was found dead in his home on a military base in Alabama. sends back last bit of data from 2015 Pluto flyby, 28 Oct 2016 14:46:48 GMTCAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — A spacecraft has sent back the last bit of data from its 2015 flyby of Pluto. case jury delivers blow to government in lands fight, 28 Oct 2016 15:05:59 GMTPORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A jury delivered an extraordinary blow to the government in a long-running battle over the use of public lands when it acquitted all seven defendants involved in the armed occupation of a national wildlife refuge in rural southeastern Oregon. concert hall unveils new facade 1 year after attacks, 28 Oct 2016 15:32:48 GMTPARIS (AP) — The Bataclan concert hall has unveiled its new facade almost a year after being one of the targets of the deadly attacks that killed 130 people in Paris. Lopez set for NBC's 'Bye Bye Birdie Live!' in 2017, 28 Oct 2016 15:08:18 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Say hello to Jennifer Lopez in NBC's forthcoming "Bye Bye Birdie." police, opposition supporters clash in Islamabad, 28 Oct 2016 15:09:30 GMTISLAMABAD (AP) — Wielding batons and firing rounds of tear gas, Pakistani riot police on Friday clashed with stone-throwing supporters of cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan who rallied in the capital in defiance of a government-imposed ban on demonstrations. Latest: EU official: Defeating IS in Iraq, Syria is key, 28 Oct 2016 14:55:18 GMTBAGHDAD (AP) — The Latest on the fighting in Iraq (all times local):'Traffic problems' email leads bridge trial closing argument, 28 Oct 2016 14:55:48 GMTNEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Prosecutors in the George Washington Bridge lane-closing case began their closing arguments Friday by displaying for jurors the infamous email at the heart of the case as they seek to prove that two former allies of Republican Gov. Chris Christie purposely created gridlock in a political payback scheme. musicians recall secret jazz recordings from 1956, 28 Oct 2016 15:11:59 GMTBUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — In the Hungary of the 1950s, jazz music was a dangerous pastime — but music lovers got some clandestine help from the United States government. Latest: Protesters use burned vehicles to block highway, 28 Oct 2016 14:44:31 GMTCANNON BALL, N.D. (AP) — The Latest on the protests at the Dakota Access oil pipeline construction site in North Dakota (all times local): has big cash lead; Pence says message matters more, 28 Oct 2016 15:38:53 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump's campaign said Friday the billionaire businessman may plunge more of his personal fortune into his presidential bid after new federal filings that show Hillary Clinton with an $85 million cash advantage in the final stretch. indicted of war crimes related to Kosovo war, 28 Oct 2016 15:14:56 GMTTHE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Kosovo prosecutors have accused a senior politician of crimes in connection with two murders dating back to the 1998-99 Kosovo war. step up pressure on Maduro with 12-hour strike, 28 Oct 2016 14:36:44 GMTCARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Some stores and schools were closed and rush-hour traffic was noticeably lighter Friday as many residents in Venezuela's capital stayed home to express their outrage at President Nicolas Maduro. Latest: Russian military asks Putin to OK Aleppo strikes, 28 Oct 2016 15:32:28 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on the conflict in Syria (all times local): Washington Bridge climber removed; lanes reopened, 28 Oct 2016 15:36:54 GMTFORT LEE, N.J. (AP) — Traffic on the George Washington Bridge has returned to its usual bustle after police removed a shirtless man who had climbed to the top of a tower on the nation's busiest span. South drought kills crops, threatens herds, dries lakes, 28 Oct 2016 14:43:48 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Six months into a deepening drought, the weather is killing crops, threatening cattle and sinking lakes to their lowest levels in years across much of the South. 12 will take top 2 teams for title game, no divisions, 28 Oct 2016 15:32:07 GMTIRVING, Texas (AP) — The Big 12 Conference isn't splitting up into divisions for football. a look: A 'Reading Rainbow' in the digital age, 28 Oct 2016 15:07:46 GMTMIAMI (AP) — Take a look, it's in a book — and on a computer, tablet and phone: A "Reading Rainbow." anti-trust regulators probe ChemChina's Syngenta takeover, 28 Oct 2016 15:29:43 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — European Union anti-trust regulators are investigating whether state-owned ChemChina's buyout of Swiss chemical giant Syngenta could reduce competition in crop protection products. region lawmakers approve EU-Canada trade pact, 28 Oct 2016 15:03:59 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — Lawmakers in the Belgian region that held up an important new trade pact between the European Union and Canada officially approved the deal Friday. to sell its own parts, add used car centers, 28 Oct 2016 15:33:24 GMTDETROIT (AP) — With U.S. new-car sales leveling off after hitting a record last year, the nation's largest auto dealership chain is looking for new growth by expanding into stand-alone used car dealers and selling its own brand of replacement parts. Hernandez phone calls tapped before 1st murder trial, 28 Oct 2016 15:31:59 GMTBOSTON (AP) — A new report says former New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez had his jailhouse phone calls hacked ahead of his first murder trial. Garnett joining TNT as a weekly contributor, 28 Oct 2016 15:38:00 GMTMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — It didn't take long for Kevin Garnett to find work after retirement.'s not religious, but Jakes hopes new show will 'minister', 28 Oct 2016 15:15:46 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — T.D. Jakes doesn't wave around the Bible or preach from Proverbs in his new OWN talk show; he's discussed plastic surgery obsessions, questioned Bobby Brown about his troubled marriage to Whitney Houston, and talked politics with the network's queen, Oprah Winfrey. lower, livestock higher, 28 Oct 2016 14:46:22 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Grain futures were lower Friday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade. attorney cited for failing to comply with order, 28 Oct 2016 14:45:46 GMTPORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Ammon Bundy's lawyer will be back in Oregon next year, this time as the accused. to elect president for first time in 20 years, 28 Oct 2016 14:44:03 GMTCHISINAU, Moldova (AP) — Moldovans will vote for a president on Sunday for the first time in 20 years, an election that could move the former Soviet republic closer to Europe or rekindle the nation's old ties with Moscow., Alphabet lead stocks higher after strong economic report, 28 Oct 2016 15:33:48 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are rising Friday after the government said the economy broke out of its recent slump and grew faster than expected during the third quarter. Industrial and technology companies are making some of the largest gains as General Electric and Alphabet climb. Health care companies are sinking after weak results from prescription drug maker McKesson and biotech giant Amgen. Latest: Clinton airs first ads in Wisconsin, 28 Oct 2016 15:23:59 GMTWASHINGT0N (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. presidential campaign (all times EDT): bury their dead in cemetery destroyed by IS, 28 Oct 2016 15:04:40 GMTQAYARA, Iraq (AP) — Sabriya Hammad buried her son in a cemetery that was destroyed by the same people who killed him. verifying if Chinese ships left disputed shoal, 28 Oct 2016 15:31:47 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — The Philippine defense chief said Friday that authorities are trying to verify a report that Chinese coast guard ships have left a disputed shoal, allowing Filipino fishermen to sail back to the rich fishing area that China seized in 2012. public TV in row over blackface comedy stunt, 28 Oct 2016 15:13:15 GMTBERLIN (AP) — German public broadcaster SWR has come under fire for a comedy sketch in which a presenter is disguised using blackface.