FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Tue, 01 Sep 2015 09:08:48 -07:00Lindsey Graham files for home state Republican primaryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7e15df8e8454475298142e760f69b799Tue, 01 Sep 2015 15:17:48 GMTCOLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina Sen. Lindsey Graham has made his presidential campaign official in his home state.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7e15df8e8454475298142e760f69b799Man sentenced to life with no parole walks free in Missourihttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/20db11c8e456437abe304961adffb413Tue, 01 Sep 2015 15:57:35 GMTJEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — A man sentenced to life in prison without parole on a marijuana-related charge was freed Tuesday from a Missouri prison after being behind bars for two decades — a period in which the nation's attitudes toward pot have steadily softened.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/20db11c8e456437abe304961adffb413Kuwait refers 26 to court following major weapons busthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0ff192dc9fbc40c9a2b37d89a58bc80eTue, 01 Sep 2015 15:27:03 GMTKUWAIT CITY (AP) — Kuwait's public prosecutor says his office has referred 26 people to court on allegations that include illegal weapons possession, committing acts harmful to the country's unity, and having "furtive contacts" with Iran and the Lebanese militant group Hezbollah.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0ff192dc9fbc40c9a2b37d89a58bc80eAmazon to let Prime members download videoshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1a8f415a68964273bc1fac9eefebbf72Tue, 01 Sep 2015 15:55:25 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Amazon is upping the ante in the streaming-video competition with downloadable videos.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1a8f415a68964273bc1fac9eefebbf72Former TV judge Joe Brown released from jailhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/583e6ed52874433996ce7fd729f7b139Tue, 01 Sep 2015 15:19:58 GMTNASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Former television judge Joe Brown has been released from jail after serving a five-day jail sentence for contempt of court.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/583e6ed52874433996ce7fd729f7b1394th graders are a free ticket to national parkshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7694a1d02f7d40858518010e001da1a7Tue, 01 Sep 2015 16:00:02 GMTYour fourth grader is your family's free pass to the nation's national parks.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7694a1d02f7d40858518010e001da1a7Black Lives Matter movement experiencing growing painshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/20922f2ffaf84eaba13294ae93a2f933Tue, 01 Sep 2015 15:51:42 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Hundreds of Black Lives Matter activists, black and white, marched outside the Minnesota State Fair this weekend, hoping to bring attention to the deaths of African-Americans at the hands of police.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/20922f2ffaf84eaba13294ae93a2f933Nigeria's ex-security adviser denies weapons chargehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/120e540b2e9b493ab66a84cff2c76c0dTue, 01 Sep 2015 15:45:39 GMTABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — Nigeria's former national security adviser pleaded not guilty Tuesday to charges of possessing weapons illegally.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/120e540b2e9b493ab66a84cff2c76c0dSweden optimistic over questioning Assange in Londonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b72d3e439e4a4554ab5611e6613a362bTue, 01 Sep 2015 15:20:10 GMTHELSINKI (AP) — Swedish officials say they are optimistic about reaching agreement with Ecuador on legal assistance which could pave the way to questioning WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange in London on outstanding accusations against him.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b72d3e439e4a4554ab5611e6613a362bPalestinians: Abbas says won't seek top PLO, Fatah postshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c9335b9d11ba4ff88647647be6af8a73Tue, 01 Sep 2015 15:15:48 GMTRAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) — Two officials say Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has told confidants he won't seek re-election to the top posts in the Palestine Liberation Organization or his Fatah movement in upcoming elections.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c9335b9d11ba4ff88647647be6af8a73Man accused of harassing American Indian students clearedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/11d3955574e44d19b43128734c364f4dTue, 01 Sep 2015 15:37:18 GMTRAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) — A judge has cleared a South Dakota man accused of harassing American Indian children with racial slurs and spilling beer on them at a minor league hockey game in Rapid City.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/11d3955574e44d19b43128734c364f4dCalifornia to end notorious decades-long isolation, unlimited segregation of most ganghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cc2c1b6b892f4a099d6fda3411a0f0e4Tue, 01 Sep 2015 15:36:47 GMTSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California to end notorious decades-long isolation, unlimited segregation of most gang .http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cc2c1b6b892f4a099d6fda3411a0f0e4The Latest: Clerk called to hearing over marriage licenceshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/770d11523c0e49c7a2edd01137b60c1cTue, 01 Sep 2015 15:28:20 GMTMOREHEAD, Ky. (AP) — The latest on a Kentucky county clerk who has refused to issue same-sex marriage licenses despite a U.S. Supreme Court ruling against her (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/770d11523c0e49c7a2edd01137b60c1cFederal judge orders Kentucky clerk and her staff to courthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/80c877cdf796416fb02bcb3e66cc168aTue, 01 Sep 2015 15:52:47 GMTMOREHEAD, Ky. (AP) — A county clerk in Kentucky who has invoked "God's authority" and is defying the U.S. Supreme Court by refusing to license same-sex marriage has been summoned along with her entire staff to explain to a federal judge why she should not face stiff fines or jail time.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/80c877cdf796416fb02bcb3e66cc168aUS construction spending reaches highest level in 7 yearshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cce04ee9d298441681a0ed6e3a55d103Tue, 01 Sep 2015 15:23:39 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. construction spending in July climbed to its highest level in more than seven years, boosted by an increase in the building of houses, factories and power plants.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cce04ee9d298441681a0ed6e3a55d103Benedict Cumberbatch, Helen Mirren lead London Film Festhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bf7708ecf2f34f3dae254d659ce33ba0Tue, 01 Sep 2015 15:42:55 GMTLONDON (AP) — Helen Mirren, Benedict Cumberbatch and Maggie Smith are among the British stars to attend this year's London Film Festival.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bf7708ecf2f34f3dae254d659ce33ba0Investigators: Georgia officer likely shot by other officershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/48d16eae456a46c0aba135ec01922ab5Tue, 01 Sep 2015 15:16:03 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Police officers who arrived at the wrong metro Atlanta home for a report of suspicious activity shot the man who lives there, killed his dog and "likely" shot a fellow officer, leaving him seriously wounded, authorities said Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/48d16eae456a46c0aba135ec01922ab5Archery hunter recovering after Idaho grizzly bear attackhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2ccaa6a9bc664787a9323d4f7ef0724eTue, 01 Sep 2015 15:53:33 GMTIDAHO FALLS, Idaho (AP) — An archery hunter is recovering after being attacked in Idaho by a grizzly bear with three cubshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2ccaa6a9bc664787a9323d4f7ef0724eEgyptian woman tops squash world rankinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/65b1691c946840f389b72e462a7c6c39Tue, 01 Sep 2015 15:37:33 GMTCAIRO (AP) — The Professional Squash Association has ranked Egyptian Raneem El Welily as the world's No.1 female player, making her the first Egyptian woman to hold the sport's top spot.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/65b1691c946840f389b72e462a7c6c39Monsoon floods swamp northeast Indian villages, 21 deadhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cffa651c971a4da6b87c9ca2855061d9Tue, 01 Sep 2015 15:47:27 GMTGAUHATI, India (AP) — Monsoon floods have inundated hundreds of villages across the northeast Indian state of Assam, killing at least 21 people in the last four days and forcing some 800,000 people to leave their homes.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cffa651c971a4da6b87c9ca2855061d9NY court refuses to hear appeals in chimp 'personhood' casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cf3345839c9b43c185ce4cb5e48325c1Tue, 01 Sep 2015 15:58:44 GMTALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — An animal rights group seeking "legal personhood" for chimpanzees won't get a hearing in New York's highest court.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cf3345839c9b43c185ce4cb5e48325c1Phoenix recovers from big storm; power out, flights delayedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/843d6bef627641c591d59a2591eeb48dTue, 01 Sep 2015 15:35:18 GMTPHOENIX (AP) — Tens of thousands of Phoenix-area residents and businesses, including a food bank, were without power more than 12 hours after a monsoon storm knocked down trees, damaged buildings and toppled a tractor-trailer on a freeway.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/843d6bef627641c591d59a2591eeb48dTestimony starts in Shepard Fairey's property damage casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d235493fb0a24851bc830eeb9a9878beTue, 01 Sep 2015 15:25:31 GMTDETROIT (AP) — The preliminary examination has started in the case of graffiti artist Shepard Fairey, who is charged with illegally tagging buildings in Detroit.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d235493fb0a24851bc830eeb9a9878beJustice Department sides with Planned Parenthood in lawsuithttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bbe2b851e709427ba14ff9d77192500eTue, 01 Sep 2015 15:15:23 GMTBATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The U.S. Justice Department is telling a federal judge that Gov. Bobby Jindal's decision to oust Planned Parenthood from Louisiana's Medicaid program appears to violate federal law.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bbe2b851e709427ba14ff9d77192500e5 things to watch at the IFA gadget show in Berlinhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d37178af559b4497be0d5d1490d9ece0Tue, 01 Sep 2015 15:51:51 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Some 1,500 companies and over 250,000 people are expected to visit Europe's flagship technology show, the IFA in Berlin, when it opens to the public on Friday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d37178af559b4497be0d5d1490d9ece0Consumer panel: Airlines should disclose fees, seat sizehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e8ca9cf9843246f79bc15370826f5a4aTue, 01 Sep 2015 15:13:11 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Airlines should clearly disclose the cost of change and cancellation fees, as well as the size of the plane's seats, before a passenger buys a ticket, a federal panel said Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e8ca9cf9843246f79bc15370826f5a4aCalifornia to end unlimited isolation for most gang leadershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cfc4264eca3f4b139365e1be8712a225Tue, 01 Sep 2015 15:45:42 GMTSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California on Tuesday agreed to end its unlimited isolation of imprisoned gang leaders, restricting a practice that once kept hundreds of inmates in notorious segregation units for a decade or longer.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cfc4264eca3f4b139365e1be8712a225Russia's flagship airline to take over domestic rivalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d43066756dd8484b936de273f5fe7970Tue, 01 Sep 2015 15:47:42 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — Russia's second-largest passenger airline, Transaero, says it will be taken over by the country's top carrier, Aeroflot.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d43066756dd8484b936de273f5fe7970Donald Trump among next week's guests on 'The Tonight Show'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5c5ff1641d3744ba97d3a9e7b73b1b43Tue, 01 Sep 2015 15:36:11 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Donald Trump is returning to NBC.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5c5ff1641d3744ba97d3a9e7b73b1b43UNESCO chief: IS destruction of Syrian temple 'intolerable'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4d659fbb96b54acd9504c07a3e125f57Tue, 01 Sep 2015 15:44:20 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — Islamic State militants in Syria committed an "intolerable crime against civilization" by destroying the Temple of Bel, one of the ancient world's most iconic monuments, the head of the U.N. cultural agency said Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4d659fbb96b54acd9504c07a3e125f57California to end notorious decades-long isolation, unlimited segregation of most gang leadershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2b39e1c2996441859bed31d95e2ea09dTue, 01 Sep 2015 15:38:03 GMTSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California to end notorious decades-long isolation, unlimited segregation of most gang leaders.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2b39e1c2996441859bed31d95e2ea09dThe Latest: EU eyes legal action for migration violationshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ffcbe7ea409a44eaac6b52231f5a99a7Tue, 01 Sep 2015 15:32:24 GMTBUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — The latest developments as tens of thousands of migrants flood into countries across Europe. All times local (CET):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ffcbe7ea409a44eaac6b52231f5a99a7US factory output up in August at slowest pace since May '13http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d1b106fbe0574b16aac8391a5cc55e9dTue, 01 Sep 2015 15:37:38 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A strong dollar and China's economic slowdown dragged growth at U.S. factories to the lowest level since May 2013.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d1b106fbe0574b16aac8391a5cc55e9dSpain: Police search family house of train attackerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/efd5960cd0a0479ea877eda31d33556fTue, 01 Sep 2015 15:59:53 GMTMADRID (AP) — Spanish police on Tuesday searched the family house of the Moroccan man arrested for trying to stage an attack on a high-speed train traveling to Paris last month.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/efd5960cd0a0479ea877eda31d33556fMan dies after Georgia deputy uses stun gun on himhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/55377bd7bc8d4e1db8c7902977283ff9Tue, 01 Sep 2015 15:23:16 GMTCOLUMBUS, Ga. (AP) — Authorities in Georgia say a man who led sheriff's deputies on a car chase has died after being shot with a stun gun.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/55377bd7bc8d4e1db8c7902977283ff9AP source: Fred Jackson traveling to meet Seahawkshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cbfda77511ba46dd93ade1d74960b3bcTue, 01 Sep 2015 15:25:16 GMTORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — After being released by the Buffalo Bills, running Fred Jackson is looking for an opportunity to reunite with former teammate Marshawn Lynch in Seattle.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cbfda77511ba46dd93ade1d74960b3bcMichigan House panel mulls 2 lawmakers' fitness for officehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f0904001ff6149b3aa679f018313d90eTue, 01 Sep 2015 15:48:05 GMTLANSING, Mich. (AP) — A Michigan legislative committee on Tuesday held a disciplinary hearing for two conservative lawmakers accused of misusing public resources to hide an affair, including by sending a false, sexually explicit email claiming one of them had sex with a male prostitute.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f0904001ff6149b3aa679f018313d90eHilton dips toe in 'sharing economy' with Uber partnershiphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/04d26985e1274b3cb3db0285dbe72ab9Tue, 01 Sep 2015 15:39:22 GMTHilton is hailing the ride sharing service Uber to help guests reach its hotels and then explore the city where they are staying.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/04d26985e1274b3cb3db0285dbe72ab9UK police: Mother, 4 children detained in Turkeyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1eb3909f7ba04fdb8d2d8c65894ef324Tue, 01 Sep 2015 15:58:46 GMTLONDON (AP) — British police say a mother and her four young children from London who were believed to be on their way to Syria have been detained in Turkey.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1eb3909f7ba04fdb8d2d8c65894ef324Police: Teen impersonates officer, tries to stop real cophttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2363e2a1955149709694034964231c1cTue, 01 Sep 2015 15:26:33 GMTMANASSAS, Va. (AP) — A Virginia teenager has been accused of impersonating law enforcement and trying to stop a driver who turned out to be a real police officer.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2363e2a1955149709694034964231c1cSomali militants overrun base of African Union forceshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d3dd408ea77c413c933220df4be2ecbeTue, 01 Sep 2015 15:59:24 GMTMOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — Al-Shabab overran an African Union base in southern Somalia early Tuesday, a Somali military official said, in the latest display of the Islamic extremists' capacity to hit back amid a prolonged offensive against them.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d3dd408ea77c413c933220df4be2ecbeUkraine's parliament shows cracks over devolving powershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/060a3b9bc6554b1b80794e9cb3f4c577Tue, 01 Sep 2015 15:47:08 GMTKIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine's parliament majority showed cracks Tuesday after a right-wing party said it was leaving the coalition over a measure to give more power to Ukraine's regions, including the rebel-held east.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/060a3b9bc6554b1b80794e9cb3f4c577Alabama county must pay attorney fees in civil rights casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/594c0163c4694264a6d339a2fae28afdTue, 01 Sep 2015 15:22:34 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A federal appeals court says Shelby County, Alabama, cannot recover $2 million in attorney fees from the U.S. government in a case that nullified a key part of the Voting Rights Act.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/594c0163c4694264a6d339a2fae28afdWest Point prof who called legal scholars treasonous resignshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a1ba62230ab04467bd9105ec8a5937c4Tue, 01 Sep 2015 15:51:41 GMTWEST POINT, N.Y. (AP) — A professor criticized for writing an article calling some legal scholars treasonous has resigned from West Point a month after he was hired to teach a law course.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a1ba62230ab04467bd9105ec8a5937c4Kentucky clerk, deputies who won't issue marriage licenses called to federal hearing Thursdayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/646dc8ffbfdd4b9687edb9f9b159a8c5Tue, 01 Sep 2015 15:18:47 GMTMOREHEAD, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky clerk, deputies who won't issue marriage licenses called to federal hearing Thursday .http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/646dc8ffbfdd4b9687edb9f9b159a8c5Police officer facing arrest for burglary kills himselfhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3399fe724e1d49f28c10b7be9a8c6c1cTue, 01 Sep 2015 15:47:31 GMTDILLSBURG, Pa. (AP) — Authorities say a Pennsylvania police officer shot himself to death after officers came to arrest him for committing a burglary at his estranged wife's home and then trying to frame her boyfriend for it.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3399fe724e1d49f28c10b7be9a8c6c1cDutch government to appeal landmark climate change rulinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5fefacb1486c4c3db12f34fc29921317Tue, 01 Sep 2015 15:47:22 GMTTHE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — The Dutch government is appealing a landmark court ruling that ordered it to slash greenhouse gas emissions, in a case seen as a possible precedent for similar legal action around the world.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5fefacb1486c4c3db12f34fc29921317WWII vet transmitted news of Japanese surrender 70 years agohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/858f5a71feb644308fc2f1a9311499b5Tue, 01 Sep 2015 15:23:24 GMTMECHANICVILLE, N.Y. (AP) — Stephen Dennis enlisted in the Navy soon after the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor in 1941. Less than a year later, the raw 19-year-old recruit was thrust into fighting off the Solomon Islands and survived one of the fiercest naval battles in the South Pacific.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/858f5a71feb644308fc2f1a9311499b5Walker, in office since 25, denies he's a career politicianhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ab2023db4e1941b495d74ba8847315b0Tue, 01 Sep 2015 15:13:18 GMTMADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker denies he's a career politician — even though he's been in elected office since he was 25 years old.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ab2023db4e1941b495d74ba8847315b0Playoff events for top players are practice until East Lakehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b65e7a0ed76f43b290dbc6423ee70d95Tue, 01 Sep 2015 15:24:20 GMTNORTON, Mass. (AP) — Jordan Spieth has missed three cuts on the PGA Tour this year, and The Barclays rated the most irritating for one reason.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b65e7a0ed76f43b290dbc6423ee70d95