FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Thu, 25 Aug 2016 01:03:28 -07:00North Korea's Kim praises submarine launch test as a successhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/02914490aa2c486689f160917cc59cfcThu, 25 Aug 2016 06:35:54 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un said Thursday that his country had achieved the "success of all successes" in launching a missile from a submarine, saying it effectively gave the country a fully equipped nuclear attack capability and put the U.S. mainland within striking distance.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/02914490aa2c486689f160917cc59cfcHill solid, Turner homers and Dodgers beat Giants 1-0http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d7f34534c12f41b68e779b6f0823b827Thu, 25 Aug 2016 06:09:05 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Justin Turner and the Dodgers aren't thinking cruise control just yet.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d7f34534c12f41b68e779b6f0823b827The Latest: Italian officials say quake death toll hits 247http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b542ba4d000e4be79c596ef1c5cb462aThu, 25 Aug 2016 04:34:50 GMTAMATRICE, Italy (AP) — The Latest on the earthquake in central Italy (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b542ba4d000e4be79c596ef1c5cb462aIn Israel's religious press, Hillary Clinton is invisiblehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7f5649fa324248849ca9cee2408596a0Thu, 25 Aug 2016 06:44:53 GMTBNEI BRAK, Israel (AP) — Hillary Clinton may become the president of Israel's most important ally, but her image is banished from a significant swath of the country's media: the ultra-Orthodox press whose deeply conservative readership chafes at images of women.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7f5649fa324248849ca9cee2408596a0Drury hits sac fly in 11th, D'backs beat Braves 10-9http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b5c90e42a0204faaae0187cd3a28acd7Thu, 25 Aug 2016 07:46:35 GMTPHOENIX (AP) — Brandon Drury came out of high school thinking he might help the Atlanta Braves win games one day. He did just the opposite Wednesday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b5c90e42a0204faaae0187cd3a28acd7Albuquerque police: 3 face charges in child's deathhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/917654ca3ef94653b23a5274582700b2Thu, 25 Aug 2016 07:35:10 GMTALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Albuquerque police are charging three people in the death of a 10-year-old girl — a killing called "unspeakable" by the state's governor.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/917654ca3ef94653b23a5274582700b2Sea Shepherd Australia says will continue South Ocean actionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/48af27f10ecb4cbd963dde851034aff3Thu, 25 Aug 2016 07:57:17 GMTWELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Sea Shepherd Australia said Thursday that a legal settlement involving the conservation group's U.S. founder will not affect its anti-whaling campaign in the Southern Ocean.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/48af27f10ecb4cbd963dde851034aff3Thai farmers launch (bee) sting operation to stop elephantshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/15601224d46949a5917d67fb61d1d9eeThu, 25 Aug 2016 04:47:27 GMTPANA, Thailand (AP) — To stop wild elephants from rampaging through their produce, farmers in Thailand put up electric fences, set off firecrackers and even switched their crops from pineapples to pumpkins, which the pachyderms don't relish much. Nothing worked, so the villagers decided on Plan Bee.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/15601224d46949a5917d67fb61d1d9eeClinton sees Trump ties to 'alt-right' dystopian ideologyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2e3845322a704c4ba574ba9f59d40572Thu, 25 Aug 2016 07:46:27 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Clinton is ready to call out Donald Trump and his advisers for embracing a "disturbing alt-right" political philosophy that her campaign says presents "a divisive and dystopian view of America."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2e3845322a704c4ba574ba9f59d40572Attack on American University in Afghanistan leaves 10 deadhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0c3cf649c96d4265ae82e0b97e57451fThu, 25 Aug 2016 05:52:45 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A brazen, hours-long militant attack on the American University of Afghanistan ended early on Thursday after at least 10 people were killed and dozens were wounded, a government spokesman said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0c3cf649c96d4265ae82e0b97e57451fNebraska prison on lockdown after 9 staff members assaultedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f0e75c7545f4458ea80effc71dee5c23Thu, 25 Aug 2016 04:27:27 GMTLINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Prison officials in Nebraska say nine staff members at the Lincoln Correctional Center have been assaulted by inmates who were refusing to return to their cells.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f0e75c7545f4458ea80effc71dee5c23Bold moves, tepid gains: Have central banks met their limit?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4057abde5bf74b94b8387f9bce11fb05Thu, 25 Aug 2016 07:34:45 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The world's key central banks have worked themselves into contortions to try to rev up economic growth, raise inflation and coax consumers and businesses to borrow and spend more.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4057abde5bf74b94b8387f9bce11fb05Soldiers, residents begin cleanup after quake in Myanmarhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ad3de5f178304c068dc0f21d5915e948Thu, 25 Aug 2016 07:19:05 GMTBAGAN, Myanmar (AP) — Using brooms and their hands, soldiers and residents of an ancient Myanmar city famous for its historic Buddhist pagodas began cleaning up the debris Thursday from a powerful earthquake that shook the region and damaged nearly 200 temples.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ad3de5f178304c068dc0f21d5915e948Soldier who killed 5 Dallas officers showed PTSD symptomshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f334fcc4fa0c42d5a566f6f19e5146aeThu, 25 Aug 2016 05:13:29 GMTThe Army reservist who killed five Dallas police officers last month showed symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder after returning home from Afghanistan in 2014, but doctors concluded that he presented no serious risk to himself or others, according to newly released documents from the Veterans Health Administration.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f334fcc4fa0c42d5a566f6f19e5146aePowerful earthquake shakes central Myanmarhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/70c25cf1268e4dd29c0ec1b168a81cb3Thu, 25 Aug 2016 05:55:33 GMTBAGAN, Myanmar (AP) — Using brooms and their hands, soldiers and residents of an ancient Myanmar city famous for its historic Buddhist pagodas began cleaning up the debris Thursday from a powerful earthquake that shook the region and damaged nearly 200 temples.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/70c25cf1268e4dd29c0ec1b168a81cb3Rescuers search for survivors in Italy quake that killed 247http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6962b6e058c64274ac1d8b665b7e8cc2Thu, 25 Aug 2016 04:55:33 GMTAMATRICE, Italy (AP) — Rescue crews using bulldozers and their bare hands raced to dig out survivors Thursday from a strong earthquake that reduced three central Italian towns to rubble. The death toll rose to 247, but the number of dead and missing was uncertain given the thousands of vacationers in the area for summer's final days.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6962b6e058c64274ac1d8b665b7e8cc2World's first self-driving taxis debut in Singaporehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5846eed4dced455ba168996243769a97Thu, 25 Aug 2016 05:56:35 GMTSINGAPORE (AP) — The world's first self-driving taxis began picking up passengers in Singapore starting Thursday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5846eed4dced455ba168996243769a97Italy toll rises to 247 as anguish mounts over quake pasthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/49a1570051c74d59b08f7cb7a573f282Thu, 25 Aug 2016 07:31:52 GMTAMATRICE, Italy (AP) — Rescue crews raced against time Thursday looking for survivors from the earthquake that leveled three towns in central Italy, but the death toll rose to 247 and Italy once again anguished over trying to secure its medieval communities built on seismic lands.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/49a1570051c74d59b08f7cb7a573f282AP-NORC Poll: Gender matters, but does it hurt or help?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/abcf71c437944f38ae9e3d319a0ed89eThu, 25 Aug 2016 07:16:17 GMTDES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — There's no "glass ceiling" keeping a woman from the presidential nomination anymore, but most Americans still think Hillary Clinton's gender will influence the November election. They're just divided on whether it's more of a curse than a blessing.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/abcf71c437944f38ae9e3d319a0ed89eFeds ask for competency hearing for former LA County sheriffhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/32ce4f896a244423bd5ba3c45022711dThu, 25 Aug 2016 05:47:41 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Prosecutors have asked a federal judge to determine whether former Los Angeles County Sheriff Lee Baca is competent to stand trial in his jail abuse case.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/32ce4f896a244423bd5ba3c45022711dNonprofit asking Clinton, Trump to stop campaigning on 9/11http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3d500799bbe54959b841547197a29ed0Thu, 25 Aug 2016 05:25:46 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A national organization promoting Sept. 11 as a day of public service and remembrance is asking presidential candidates to stop campaigning and running political ads on the 15th anniversary of the terror attacks.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3d500799bbe54959b841547197a29ed0Tourist found in New Zealand bush 1 month after partner dieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/80d2eab15e934109979466e7a6be2403Thu, 25 Aug 2016 06:39:09 GMTWELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — A tourist from the Czech Republic, whose partner fell to his death, survived a harrowing month in the frozen New Zealand wilderness before being rescued, police said Thursday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/80d2eab15e934109979466e7a6be2403Sydney rain forces changes in Cal, Hawaii training scheduleshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/95fdba1eea2247d8a5b459fee39114efThu, 25 Aug 2016 06:51:08 GMTSYDNEY (AP) — Heavy rainfall in Sydney over 12 hours into early Thursday morning forced changes to the practice schedules for California and Hawaii just two days away from their college football season-opener at the Olympic stadium.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/95fdba1eea2247d8a5b459fee39114efUS anti-whaling group to stop interfering with Japanesehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6d4476bdef85480fb5ec3db9b95aad37Thu, 25 Aug 2016 07:35:41 GMTWELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Sea Shepherd Australia said Thursday that a legal settlement involving the conservation group's U.S. founder will not affect its anti-whaling campaign in the Southern Ocean.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6d4476bdef85480fb5ec3db9b95aad37Blatter says he will accept verdict as CAS appeal beginshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2738cb89cb824045b9fbd8cfa1ab7608Thu, 25 Aug 2016 07:44:27 GMTLAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Former FIFA president Sepp Blatter says he will accept the verdict of the Court of Arbitration for Sport in his appeal against his six-year ban from football's governing body, with the hearing beginning Thursday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2738cb89cb824045b9fbd8cfa1ab7608Branching out: Stick sculptor gains global followinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/19b06ceb5d5f4aec8a65fa2810ae2881Thu, 25 Aug 2016 04:44:37 GMTBOYLSTON, Mass. (AP) — The towering, whimsical shapes Patrick Dougherty creates by twisting and weaving sticks together have gained him an international following. Now, the artist who lives in a log cabin near Chapel Hill, North Carolina, is back in New England to build two more of his almost cartoon-like stick sculptures.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/19b06ceb5d5f4aec8a65fa2810ae2881Fan-made 'Star Trek' sets become tourist attraction in NYhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c1cef93edf074b39b5a18fb0422116cbThu, 25 Aug 2016 06:09:18 GMTTICONDEROGA, N.Y. (AP) — On its many voyages through space, the Starship Enterprise has endured bridge-shaking blasts from enemy ships and infiltration by scheming aliens. Now it's being invaded by tourists.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c1cef93edf074b39b5a18fb0422116cbA Miami 'cocaine cowboy' finds redemption with love lockshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f2dd2a9c81f1493a8e7a3d163d8239bfThu, 25 Aug 2016 07:42:42 GMTNORTH MIAMI, Fla. (AP) — When he was one of Miami's notorious "cocaine cowboys" in the 1980s, Mickey Munday made millions of dollars flying loads of drugs for Colombia's Medellin and Cali cartels.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f2dd2a9c81f1493a8e7a3d163d8239bfAttack on American University in Afghanistan leaves 12 deadhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/31d89d7d1a7f438db276b6270b420838Thu, 25 Aug 2016 07:32:53 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A brazen, hours-long militant attack on the American University of Afghanistan ended early Thursday after at least 12 people were killed and dozens were wounded in the assault on the sprawling campus on Kabul's outskirts, a government spokesman said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/31d89d7d1a7f438db276b6270b420838Clinton's Gold Rush: $18 million raised on three-day swinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9adbc8fcc8cd4b5eb994c78720b8f442Thu, 25 Aug 2016 07:13:14 GMTREDWOOD CITY, Calif. (AP) — Hillary Clinton mingled with Hall of Fame basketball player Magic Johnson and Apple CEO Tim Cook, vamped in a photo booth with actor Justin Timberlake and dined with some of California's richest families on what was likely the most lucrative fundraising swing of her presidential campaign.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9adbc8fcc8cd4b5eb994c78720b8f442AP EXPLAINS: How Colombia conflict developed over decadeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6dac71a068ca4016b83b25f874033b87Thu, 25 Aug 2016 07:48:35 GMTWith Colombia's government and the country's biggest rebel movement announcing an agreement on a historic peace deal, The Associated Press explains how the conflict began and developed over the decades.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6dac71a068ca4016b83b25f874033b87PGA Tour playoffs get start at The Barclayshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/60a6d527eca049448cf1e992fc51336bThu, 25 Aug 2016 06:49:55 GMTFARMINGDALE, N.Y. (AP) — The top five players on the PGA Tour this season should be plenty rested going into the FedEx Cup playoffs.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/60a6d527eca049448cf1e992fc51336bTurkey: US says Syrian Kurds have started pulling back east of Euphrates in contested northern Syria regionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1027e0c83b564ecbb8da5be3b54a46f1Thu, 25 Aug 2016 07:57:54 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey: US says Syrian Kurds have started pulling back east of Euphrates in contested northern Syria region.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1027e0c83b564ecbb8da5be3b54a46f1Welcome to the Trump-Clinton conspiracy electionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/594abd1bd1c14a7aab7b2cb875c4013aThu, 25 Aug 2016 07:44:34 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — It's a conspiracy: The 2016 campaign features one candidate who warned against the "vast right-wing conspiracy" and another who was a leader of the so-called "birther" movement.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/594abd1bd1c14a7aab7b2cb875c4013aAsian shares wobble as markets await comment from Yellenhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0d9e802bacae45468cb8dcb7463da44cThu, 25 Aug 2016 06:17:49 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Shares wavered in thin but volatile trading in Asia on Thursday, following a bleak day on Wall Street led by declines in health-care stocks as outrage mounts over steep price hikes for Mylan's EpiPens. Investors are awaiting a speech by Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen's on Friday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0d9e802bacae45468cb8dcb7463da44cQuake damages scores of Myanmar's heritage Bagan templeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ae4d43e9d5c549bfa5bf03c69703aea4Thu, 25 Aug 2016 06:37:15 GMTBAGAN, Myanmar (AP) — It was a time of conquest and conversions. Above all, it was a time of construction, on a scale never seen before. Over 250 years, from the 11th century onwards, the rulers of Bagan built more than 10,000 magnificent religious monuments.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ae4d43e9d5c549bfa5bf03c69703aea4How the AP-NORC poll on gender and politics was conductedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dc4b402a7f0e47d6a826718807c0021dThu, 25 Aug 2016 07:17:37 GMTThe Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research poll on gender and the 2016 campaign was conducted by NORC Aug. 11-14. It is based on online and telephone interviews of 1,096 adults who are members of NORC's nationally representative AmeriSpeak panel.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dc4b402a7f0e47d6a826718807c0021dBingham, Earthquakes extend Revolution's winless streak, 0-0http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fa022b6f2ae94b0abce8d9f99e41ca30Thu, 25 Aug 2016 04:43:50 GMTSAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — David Bingham had his sixth shutout of the season and the San Jose Earthquakes tied New England 0-0 on Wednesday night, extending the Revolution's winless streak to five games.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fa022b6f2ae94b0abce8d9f99e41ca30Cardinals hit 3 HRs off deGrom, break loose to beat Metshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6e0b070ec8ea43529987069bd65242daThu, 25 Aug 2016 04:33:05 GMTST. LOUIS (AP) — Randal Grichuk and the St. Louis Cardinals love when Carlos Martinez pitches.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6e0b070ec8ea43529987069bd65242daItaly's civil protection agency says death toll in earthquake rises to 247http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c6ba7a99824040e0be4ec50d0ced3249Thu, 25 Aug 2016 04:27:50 GMTROME (AP) — Italy's civil protection agency says death toll in earthquake rises to 247.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c6ba7a99824040e0be4ec50d0ced3249Filipino fishermen find possibly world's biggest pearlhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0997cb8ae24c4410987b49da7db52f71Thu, 25 Aug 2016 06:48:03 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — A Filipino fisherman in western Palawan island has found possibly the world's biggest pearl, which he had hidden under a bed for more than 10 years as a lucky charm, a tourism official said Thursday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0997cb8ae24c4410987b49da7db52f71In Iran, unique system allows payments for kidney donorshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/435e67a9d3244f51bac2c35b5b0f5ebeThu, 25 Aug 2016 06:40:26 GMTTEHRAN, Iran (AP) — The whirling hum of a dialysis machine could have been the soundtrack to the rest of Zahra Hajikarimi's life but for an unusual program in Iran that allows people to buy a kidney from a living donor.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/435e67a9d3244f51bac2c35b5b0f5ebeSyria's Kurds: An embattled US ally in a complex civil warhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6c8718bf5ed74e0b9b3d7257f925bd61Thu, 25 Aug 2016 07:44:54 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — Syria's battle-hardened Kurds have proven their mettle against the Islamic State group, and in the process, carved out an autonomous zone across the country's north. But their advance has alarmed Turkey, and Ankara on Wednesday sent tanks across the border against IS, and demanded that the Kurds withdraw from recently seized territory.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6c8718bf5ed74e0b9b3d7257f925bd61US pursues Syria cooperation with Russia amid new volatilityhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bbe6cb4fecbf45ed9c18a5945a1aa0c8Thu, 25 Aug 2016 07:40:01 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration is launching a fresh bid to enlist Russia as a partner in Syria despite more than a month of dashed hopes as the situation on the ground becomes more volatile and uncertain with the introduction of Turkish ground forces.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bbe6cb4fecbf45ed9c18a5945a1aa0c8Seoul: Surviving sexual slavery victims will receive $90,000http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/584ad05230bc46d081058008e8238948Thu, 25 Aug 2016 07:52:50 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea said Thursday that surviving South Korean women who were forced into sexual slavery by Japan's military in World War II will be eligible to receive around 100 million won (about $90,000) each from a foundation that will be funded by the Japanese government.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/584ad05230bc46d081058008e8238948Australia police: No extremist motive found in hostel attackhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2fe2f60e523243d686465bb7cd648402Thu, 25 Aug 2016 05:25:15 GMTSYDNEY (AP) — Australian police were investigating whether a French man accused of fatally stabbing a British woman while shouting the Arabic phrase "Allahu akbar" had a romantic obsession with her, an official said Thursday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2fe2f60e523243d686465bb7cd648402Elton John, Britney Spears join Apple Music Festival lineuphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/51621a35d49a440f90deadeeb411c636Thu, 25 Aug 2016 07:21:03 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Elton John, Britney Spears, Alicia Keys and Calvin Harris are among the performers at this year's Apple Music Festival.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/51621a35d49a440f90deadeeb411c636South African Archbishop Desmond Tutu back in hospitalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/35d4673aa6764bbba47a9f8c6da89c15Thu, 25 Aug 2016 05:45:31 GMTJOHANNESBURG (AP) — South African anti-apartheid campaigner Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu has admitted himself to a Cape Town hospital for treatment of a recurring infection, according to his family foundation.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/35d4673aa6764bbba47a9f8c6da89c15LEADING OFF: Indians, Rangers start big series; Segedin backhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d47962f934d444c5b30b0a43f92fa6fbThu, 25 Aug 2016 06:54:17 GMTA look at what's happening all around the majors today:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d47962f934d444c5b30b0a43f92fa6fbMobile homes returning to Louisiana after deadly floodinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e091f3f86ece4148a796cb00dd03e2b8Thu, 25 Aug 2016 07:09:30 GMTBATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Mobile homes will fill front yards across southern Louisiana again, just like after Hurricane Katrina, as federal authorities bring in temporary housing for thousands of people displaced by catastrophic flooding.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e091f3f86ece4148a796cb00dd03e2b8