FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Mon, 26 Sep 2016 00:18:42 -07:00Massachusetts police worker, family members ID'd in firehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/79e5e095d4544dd19ba511058b931512Mon, 26 Sep 2016 06:58:41 GMTGREENFIELD, Mass. (AP) — Authorities have identified a longtime Massachusetts State Police worker killed in a fire over the weekend along with three of his family members, including a 5-year-old.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/79e5e095d4544dd19ba511058b931512Teenage surfer stable after shark attack at Australian beachhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/25c1fc70c7e04809b1c9e5faffa443a0Mon, 26 Sep 2016 06:48:55 GMTCANBERRA, Australia (AP) — A teenage surfer was in stable condition after he was bitten by a shark Monday at the same Australian beach where a Japanese surfer was fatally mauled last year, officials said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/25c1fc70c7e04809b1c9e5faffa443a0Mall shooting suspect: 'Creepy,' multiple arrests, disputeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7220b6c52ba5488894baf946966a3415Mon, 26 Sep 2016 06:12:37 GMTOAK HARBOR, Wash. (AP) — The 20-year-old man suspected of killing five people with a rifle at a Macy's makeup counter was described by a neighbor as so "creepy, rude and obnoxious" that she kept a Taser by her front door. He also had a string of run-ins with the law in recent years, including charges he assaulted his stepfather.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7220b6c52ba5488894baf946966a3415A Syrian refugee balances life in Germany with chaos at homehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a30844173f604c768001786bf3a978ebMon, 26 Sep 2016 06:23:43 GMTSAARBRUECKEN, Germany (AP) — At the intersection, Mohammed al-Haj waited patiently for the "green man." No cars were coming, no policemen watching. Back home in Syria, he wouldn't hesitate.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a30844173f604c768001786bf3a978ebJournalist's exile shows concern over Nepal's press freedomhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c05173c4430d47a2abbe5f08b8c64791Mon, 26 Sep 2016 04:43:37 GMTKATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — A prominent local journalist who helped organize a gathering in Nepal of investigative reporters from throughout Asia was notably absent from the event, exiled to avoid possible arrest.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c05173c4430d47a2abbe5f08b8c64791Reaction to Arnold Palmer's death Sundayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3627c7792c1f41e48002ee80f4391297Mon, 26 Sep 2016 05:55:11 GMTReaction to golf great Arnold Palmer's death Sunday at age 87 in Pittsburgh:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3627c7792c1f41e48002ee80f4391297AP PHOTOS: Editor selections from the past week in Asiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0e0032eabdf04579a5a5665630610f4dMon, 26 Sep 2016 05:51:54 GMTPhilippine President Rodrigo Duterte said last week that he will invite the U.N. chief and European Union officials to investigate his bloody anti-drug crackdown, but only if he can question them in public afterward to prove their human rights concerns are baseless. Duterte disclosed the offer in a speech in which he again lashed out at critics of his crackdown, including President Barack Obama and European countries. More than 3,000 suspected drug dealers and users have been killed since July and more than 600,000 others have surrendered for fear of being killed in Duterte's crackdown.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0e0032eabdf04579a5a5665630610f4dBritain's Prince William, Kate tour Vancouver without kidshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d2950a9a8fec42ec95719b3060dc5f27Mon, 26 Sep 2016 05:30:58 GMTVANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Prince George and Princess Charlotte stayed behind with their nanny as Britain's Prince William and his wife, Kate, continued their tour of British Columbia on Sunday, a day after George left Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau hanging on a high-five.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d2950a9a8fec42ec95719b3060dc5f27Charlotte ends curfew imposed after man shot by policehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4eb05c6b9dbb4f199635f327ce1d4efcMon, 26 Sep 2016 07:08:41 GMTCHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Charlotte lifted its midnight curfew, a sign of the possible calming of the unrest that's gripped North Carolina's largest city since the shooting death of a black man by police last week.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4eb05c6b9dbb4f199635f327ce1d4efcThings to Know about deadly shootings at mall in Washingtonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c844ca782f404dc78841d4e770eacfffMon, 26 Sep 2016 06:17:14 GMTBURLINGTON, Wash. (AP) — Authorities have been investigating the background and possible motive of the suspect arrested in the slayings of five people in the makeup department of a Macy's store at a mall north of Seattle. Here are things to know about the shooting and the investigation:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c844ca782f404dc78841d4e770eacfffColumn: A 'King' who never quit working on his own clubshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/346d638ef3694e17a6d0f8b821092c07Mon, 26 Sep 2016 04:37:25 GMTArnold Palmer considered the question, fighting back a mischievous grin.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/346d638ef3694e17a6d0f8b821092c07Japan vows to watch Chinese warplane activity closelyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8d941ed10bd24d6d8544e6eb7664e428Mon, 26 Sep 2016 07:08:51 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Japan's top government spokesman warned China on Monday against expanding its military activity to the skies over disputed East China Sea islands after eight Chinese warplanes flew near the area over the weekend.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8d941ed10bd24d6d8544e6eb7664e428Powerful quake rattles Japan's southern island of Okinawahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/28f91a19782f489880ccbcd1048e1797Mon, 26 Sep 2016 05:44:45 GMTTOKYO (AP) — An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 5.7 has rattled Okinawa and other southern Japanese islands, but there was no danger of a tsunami.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/28f91a19782f489880ccbcd1048e1797Building a life in Germany, a Syrian watches war at homehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/92ef442146854a4bb068be8436e082a9Mon, 26 Sep 2016 06:21:39 GMTSAARBRUECKEN, Germany (AP) — At the intersection, Mohammed al-Haj waited patiently for the "green man." It seemed a bit silly: No cars were coming, no policemen watching. Back home in Syria, he wouldn't hesitate.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/92ef442146854a4bb068be8436e082a9Palmer's Place? Just about anywhere he likedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f67b5c3bc0d54567a6faff47985cdb51Mon, 26 Sep 2016 04:09:54 GMTPITTSBURGH (AP) — Arnold Palmer's western Pennsylvania roots ran deep.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f67b5c3bc0d54567a6faff47985cdb51Moderate quakes rattle Japan; no injuries or damage reportedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/92afa5abcbf246c38a453341b2de36a5Mon, 26 Sep 2016 06:23:26 GMTTOKYO (AP) — A pair of moderate earthquakes rattled northern and southern Japan on Monday, but there were no immediate reports of injuries or damage, and there was no danger of a tsunami.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/92afa5abcbf246c38a453341b2de36a5Rookie Dak Prescott solid again, Cowboys beat Bears 31-17http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/04bcbe9cc09e49689517e8db956e8fe7Mon, 26 Sep 2016 05:06:38 GMTARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Maybe the Cowboys will be OK without quarterback Tony Romo this time. The future of the Dallas running game with Ezekiel Elliott looks pretty good, too.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/04bcbe9cc09e49689517e8db956e8fe7Today in Historyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bdd1982feed04584aac459e193e74cc2Mon, 26 Sep 2016 04:01:13 GMTToday in Historyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bdd1982feed04584aac459e193e74cc2Arnold Palmer dies at 87, made golf popular for masseshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ed7637aa3bca4ba7bc707350304b1f7bMon, 26 Sep 2016 05:16:27 GMTArnold Palmer brought a country club sport to the masses with a hard-charging style, charisma and a commoner's touch. At ease with both presidents and the golfing public, and on a first-name basis with both, "The King" died Sunday in Pittsburgh. He was 87.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ed7637aa3bca4ba7bc707350304b1f7bGoodbyes always came with tears for The Kinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fd6596f3a75c405990c2925efe0a38f1Mon, 26 Sep 2016 04:10:11 GMTA look at Arnold Palmer's farewell rounds at the Masters, U.S. Open and British Open:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fd6596f3a75c405990c2925efe0a38f1Prescott-Wentz showdown on horizon? Well, Romo might be backhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8b9d78bfe6f6413caa9f6901749570f1Mon, 26 Sep 2016 06:42:41 GMTARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Get ready for talk of a rookie quarterback showdown on Oct. 30 between the sudden stars of the NFC East: Philadelphia's Carson Wentz and the Cowboys' Dak Prescott in Dallas.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8b9d78bfe6f6413caa9f6901749570f1Bomb case is latest hardship for NJ's large Muslim communityhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8d469cf2533f420391bfdb68929f957fMon, 26 Sep 2016 04:59:50 GMTPATERSON, N.J. (AP) — At the Islamic Center of Passaic County, which draws about 2,000 people each Friday for communal prayers, the talk is about how this year is different.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8d469cf2533f420391bfdb68929f957fPAL plane safely lands in Manila after smoke seen in cabinhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/449174f717d146d78bbb88c019052d99Mon, 26 Sep 2016 04:57:45 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — A Philippine Airlines plane en route to Haneda airport in Tokyo returned to Manila's airport 20 minutes into its flight Monday after the crew detected smoke in the cabin. The plane with 235 people on board landed safely and there were no reports of injury.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/449174f717d146d78bbb88c019052d99Surfer in stable condition after Australian shark attackhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c722520675334e2a957182d2faa3b8ddMon, 26 Sep 2016 03:56:45 GMTCANBERRA, Australia (AP) — A teenage surfer was in stable condition after he was bitten by a shark Monday at the same Australian beach where a Japanese surfer was fatally mauled last year, officials said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c722520675334e2a957182d2faa3b8ddHistory of slavery in NY examined through runaways noticeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/17c532f6950f4e3dac1f50387f343952Mon, 26 Sep 2016 05:28:56 GMTALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — They were field hands, cooks, musicians and blacksmiths. Some were "well made," others lame. A few showed ritual tribal scarring from their native Africa, others bore scars inflicted by their masters. All of them — some 600-plus men and women — were black slaves who bolted for freedom in upstate New York in the 1700s and early 1800s.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/17c532f6950f4e3dac1f50387f343952Pam Grier, Jessye Norman win Harvard's W.E.B. DuBois medalshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/80a59ee6d885408eaf671fd3ca69bd3cMon, 26 Sep 2016 05:01:02 GMTCAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — Actress Pam Grier and opera soprano Jessye Norman are among the recipients of Harvard University's 2016 W.E.B. Du Bois medals honoring those who have made significant contributions to African and African American history and culture.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/80a59ee6d885408eaf671fd3ca69bd3cQuotations in the Newshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2837ece5ae9242d986816d65ea7b4872Mon, 26 Sep 2016 07:02:12 GMT"Arnold transcended the game of golf. He was more than a golfer or even great golfer. He was an icon. He was a legend. Arnold was someone who was a pioneer in his sport." — Jack Nicklaus on the passing of Arnold Palmer at 87.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2837ece5ae9242d986816d65ea7b4872Man shot near popular Chicago tourist destination dieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e95009cfdfc9433493ab24610c16aa68Mon, 26 Sep 2016 05:07:53 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — A man has died after being shot near Millennium Park, one of Chicago's most popular tourist destinations.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e95009cfdfc9433493ab24610c16aa68Some of Arnold Palmer's greatest winshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8d195019f2234dca8bdb4e72362406a0Mon, 26 Sep 2016 04:17:18 GMTIf there was a single swing that made him "The King," the driver Arnold Palmer hit on the first hole at Cherry Hills was it.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8d195019f2234dca8bdb4e72362406a0Protests remain peaceful outside Charlotte Panthers NFL gamehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ff4ec7b714434533aac2e8a03b1c7fd7Mon, 26 Sep 2016 04:51:12 GMTCHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Nightly protests have shaken the city of Charlotte since the shooting death of a black man by police last week, but Sunday's NFL game between the Carolina Panthers and the Minnesota Vikings was played without interruption.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ff4ec7b714434533aac2e8a03b1c7fd7Colombia to sign historic peace deal on ending long conflicthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7b533049d4ab40419145e2933a7a0380Mon, 26 Sep 2016 04:03:55 GMTCARTAGENA, Colombia (AP) — Colombia will take a big step toward emerging from its long nightmare of bloody violence Monday when the government and the country's largest rebel movement sign a peace accord that emerged from four hard years of negotiations.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7b533049d4ab40419145e2933a7a0380Protest planned in Ohio over fatal police shooting of teenhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b2b54ded0f6648d6a27d1a551923019fMon, 26 Sep 2016 04:53:24 GMTCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A group calling for an independent investigation after an Ohio officer fatally shot a 13-year-old boy while investigating a reported armed robbery is planning a protest in downtown Columbus.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b2b54ded0f6648d6a27d1a551923019fIn South Korea, the crowd goes wild for competitive gaminghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d865a14b82694d38a13e9e064c824cceMon, 26 Sep 2016 06:50:00 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea started the e-sports industry in the early 2000s, and it continues to be a world leader in competitive gaming. There are not only professional video game players, but also broadcasting channels and professional leagues for different kinds of games. South Koreans can easily watch professional gamers playing on both television and the internet.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d865a14b82694d38a13e9e064c824cceChina investigating North Korean bank, report sayshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/425434b7f0f140e7aa598fbcbaf2f315Mon, 26 Sep 2016 06:32:49 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Chinese authorities are investigating a North Korean bank suspected of financing its government's imports of goods that might be used by the North's nuclear weapons program, a South Korean newspaper reported Monday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/425434b7f0f140e7aa598fbcbaf2f315Ohio high school football player dies after suffering injuryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7db1b8b8d6cc4fbb8f78a21e20b35f48Mon, 26 Sep 2016 04:35:47 GMTEUCLID, Ohio (AP) — School officials say a high school football player in Ohio has died from injuries he suffered in a game last week.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7db1b8b8d6cc4fbb8f78a21e20b35f48Colin Montgomerie wins in British Columbiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/45bb244a618047b287be6410902905f0Mon, 26 Sep 2016 04:21:18 GMTVICTORIA, British Columbia (AP) — Colin Montgomerie won the Pacific Links Bear Mountain Championship on Sunday, outlasting Scott McCarron with a birdie on the third hole of a playoff.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/45bb244a618047b287be6410902905f0NFL Capsuleshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/02fa096e32c949979fd882d222e68a4cMon, 26 Sep 2016 03:50:01 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Carson Wentz threw for 301 yards and two touchdowns, a fierce defense shut down Ben Roethlisberger and Antonio Brown and the Philadelphia Eagles beat the Pittsburgh Steelers 34-3 on Sunday to remain unbeaten.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/02fa096e32c949979fd882d222e68a4cAP EXPLAINS: How Colombia's conflict evolved over decadeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/db4f23fb74fa4e9fa52b1ebfcc67ca48Mon, 26 Sep 2016 04:01:33 GMTWith Colombia's government and the country's biggest rebel movement set to sign a historic peace deal, The Associated Press explains how the conflict began and developed over the decades.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/db4f23fb74fa4e9fa52b1ebfcc67ca48Old graves to be exhumed in effort to ID homicide victimshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/565804ee2d5c4eefa6a88b9ce09a6fbbMon, 26 Sep 2016 04:54:27 GMTWILKES-BARRE, Pa. (AP) — Working with state police, an anthropologist will lead a team exhuming the bodies of four unidentified homicide victims in northeastern Pennsylvania, including a woman who'd been doused in sulfuric acid and a newborn boy.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/565804ee2d5c4eefa6a88b9ce09a6fbbCabrera, Reyes help Mets rout Phils 17-0 in home finalehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/204210ba30d84335a5ed7fd70081d334Mon, 26 Sep 2016 03:41:05 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The Mets circled the bases in record fashion like the cartoon Gas-House Gorillas in front of Bugs Bunny, then handed fans the shirts off their backs.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/204210ba30d84335a5ed7fd70081d334Ross helps Cubs edge Cardinals 3-1http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/68a793ce1e9a40b8be5600ef57765599Mon, 26 Sep 2016 05:08:55 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — David Ross got fired up when Cubs manager Joe Maddon walked to the mound with two out in the seventh inning, ready to argue for Jon Lester to stay in the game.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/68a793ce1e9a40b8be5600ef57765599Goodbye to homework for some elementary schools and classeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4f8649fd9b0142bfad664ccae53a188dMon, 26 Sep 2016 05:25:06 GMTSOUTH BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — Guess what, kids? No homework. Really. All year.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4f8649fd9b0142bfad664ccae53a188dWoman wins rural Ohio bowling alley's $3.4M raffle jackpothttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/85ab4bf91d6146b095d5b9c66b699cc2Mon, 26 Sep 2016 04:33:07 GMTGARRETTSVILLE, Ohio (AP) — Organizers of a rural Ohio bowling alley's weekly raffle that has drawn huge crowds in recent weeks say a woman has won more than $3 million.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/85ab4bf91d6146b095d5b9c66b699cc2Report: China investigating North Korean bankhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/47a440270c3544ffbdb8447f9ae491feMon, 26 Sep 2016 04:41:56 GMTBEIJING (AP) — A South Korean newspaper reports Chinese authorities are investigating a North Korean bank suspected of financing its government's imports of goods that might be used by its nuclear weapons program.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/47a440270c3544ffbdb8447f9ae491feJapan vows to closely watch possible China warplane activityhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a56a32cad05249ea87e275c647f88378Mon, 26 Sep 2016 05:42:16 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Japan's top government spokesman has warned China against expanding its military activity in the skies over disputed East China Sea islands after eight Chinese warplanes flew near the area on Sunday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a56a32cad05249ea87e275c647f88378Venezuela opposition at crossroads as 2016 recall hopes fadehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/011f3036aea8475fbc970f58597bd860Mon, 26 Sep 2016 04:00:16 GMTCARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuela is in terrible shape. Two-thirds of voters say in polls they want President Nicolas Maduro gone amid worsening shortages and inflation. It seems like the job of the opposition would be easy.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/011f3036aea8475fbc970f58597bd860'A lot of pain' _ Marlins cope with Fernandez's deathhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9eb3fd7b9ca04da9b980201783c0fd27Mon, 26 Sep 2016 06:49:36 GMTMIAMI (AP) — Jose Fernandez made his major league debut against the New York Mets in 2013 and was scheduled to face them again Monday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9eb3fd7b9ca04da9b980201783c0fd27Mall victims include teen, probation officer, Boeing workerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/850ccc480e144a9cacbef6cb8ccaeecaMon, 26 Sep 2016 06:20:15 GMTSEATTLE (AP) — Five people died in the shooting at a Macy's store in a mall north of Seattle. Authorities do not plan to make their identities public until Tuesday, but details about three of the victims have been reported by Washington state media. Here's what is known about them:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/850ccc480e144a9cacbef6cb8ccaeecaDallas police and fire pension in crisis, retirees concernedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ce7d70e66df344068e5e255b38a83255Mon, 26 Sep 2016 05:25:35 GMTDALLAS (AP) — Still recovering from the July sniper attack that left five law enforcement officers dead, the Dallas Police Department is facing a new crisis as its pension fund approaches insolvency and scores of officers, including Chief David Brown, announce unexpected retirements.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ce7d70e66df344068e5e255b38a83255Asian stocks mostly lower ahead of US presidential debatehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d38b7d5d71b14855866af243541749ddMon, 26 Sep 2016 06:56:44 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Asian shares were mostly lower Monday as market attention turned from action from central banks to the U.S. presidential race, with a closely watched debate upcoming.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d38b7d5d71b14855866af243541749dd