FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Fri, 30 Sep 2016 13:33:33 -07:00Minnesota regulator: Insurance market in dire situationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/846076abf99642e68006f21e67295555Fri, 30 Sep 2016 19:24:35 GMTST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota's individual health care market is in "an emergency situation," the state's top industry regulator said Friday, noting that it took the approval of massive rate increases to persuade all its remaining insurance companies not to pull out for next year.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/846076abf99642e68006f21e67295555The Latest: Mickelson off to a winning start at Ryder Cuphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6c9a540ed6c04ff28a2250dcc1d9c313Fri, 30 Sep 2016 19:20:07 GMTCHASKA, Minn. (AP) — The Latest on the Ryder Cup (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6c9a540ed6c04ff28a2250dcc1d9c313The Latest: Alabama chief justice blames 'radical groups'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9af9c92266e64326a6cd9a2964ceb4a9Fri, 30 Sep 2016 19:40:53 GMTMONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — The Latest on Chief Justice Roy Moore's removal from Alabama Supreme Court bench over gay marriage (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9af9c92266e64326a6cd9a2964ceb4a9Newest candidate to be UN chief to be grilled on Mondayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c0e4375bbcf14574b5eb1f7869c53d3bFri, 30 Sep 2016 20:11:11 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — The latest candidate to be the next secretary-general, European commissioner Kristalina Georgieva of Bulgaria, will appear before the U.N. General Assembly on Monday to answer questions from member states.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c0e4375bbcf14574b5eb1f7869c53d3bNetherlands summons Russian envoy over MH17 probe criticismhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7a91715d989c4dae8f8f43abe59454c1Fri, 30 Sep 2016 19:26:12 GMTTHE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — The Netherlands summoned Russia's ambassador Friday to complain about Russian criticism of the Dutch public prosecutor's office over the probe into the 2014 downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7a91715d989c4dae8f8f43abe59454c1Trump: Presidential campaign could be good for his hotelshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bea2e80f09bf46f38f0f572516e020c5Fri, 30 Sep 2016 19:15:12 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump suggests in a newly released videotaped deposition that his presidential campaign could boost business at his hotels and increase the value of his personal brand.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bea2e80f09bf46f38f0f572516e020c5Costco, Deutsche Bank and NXP Semi climb; Cognizant plungeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e844924170b247d4bbf49bdca31a7b98Fri, 30 Sep 2016 20:24:20 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Friday:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e844924170b247d4bbf49bdca31a7b98Duterte 'happy to slaughter' drug suspects; mentions Hitlerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e7e6078983c9454bb557fb5eb8f37a56Fri, 30 Sep 2016 19:33:31 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte raised the rhetoric over his bloody anti-crime war to a new level Friday, comparing it to Hitler and the Holocaust and saying he would be "happy to slaughter" 3 million addicts.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e7e6078983c9454bb557fb5eb8f37a56Senators: Some voter registration deadlines defy federal lawhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ab1709c56ae24fd2b2f933ec31352439Fri, 30 Sep 2016 20:12:40 GMTTwo Democratic senators say nine states are violating federal law with their mail-in voter registration deadlines for the November election, potentially disenfranchising thousands of people by blocking applications as many as three days earlier than other states.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ab1709c56ae24fd2b2f933ec31352439LeBron James puts pressure on Cavs to sign JR Smithhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6c974d6d6d6d4195910dd0c190176bc1Fri, 30 Sep 2016 20:06:21 GMTCLEVELAND (AP) — LeBron James didn't hold back in weighing in on J.R. Smith's contract impasse with the Cavaliers.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6c974d6d6d6d4195910dd0c190176bc1After modernizing Pac-12, can Scott keep it competitive?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5205f48de87f4a3b9bffa8130cd0a4d8Fri, 30 Sep 2016 20:03:58 GMTLarry Scott hits the first half of Stanford's game against Southern California before bouncing over to Berkeley for game two of his Saturday doubleheader.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5205f48de87f4a3b9bffa8130cd0a4d8North Dakota tavern takes trademark as North American centerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9040c04ffe51432fb471383b83399d96Fri, 30 Sep 2016 20:05:49 GMTBISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — A small town tavern in central North Dakota is laying claim as the center of North America.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9040c04ffe51432fb471383b83399d96The Latest: Europe fighting back in the afternoonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/79f3a95aade643359fb4a456c9eaafe0Fri, 30 Sep 2016 20:05:32 GMTCHASKA, Minn. (AP) — The Latest on the Ryder Cup (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/79f3a95aade643359fb4a456c9eaafe0Funeral services held for slain Detroit-area siblingshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eac99f53a6524f9399dcb10bb1de0ec6Fri, 30 Sep 2016 19:50:16 GMTFARMINGTON HILLS, Mich. (AP) — The mother of four siblings slain in their suburban Detroit home called them her "babies" at their funeral and said she loved them.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eac99f53a6524f9399dcb10bb1de0ec6Attorney: Gorilla-masked student didn't intimidate activistshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b1b7abdb186f4c29a36f5b81c22b5c1aFri, 30 Sep 2016 19:28:46 GMTJOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (AP) — An East Tennessee State University student who disrupted an on-campus Black Lives Matter rally while wearing a gorilla mask and carrying around a rope and bananas regrets his actions and was not trying to intimidate anyone, his attorney said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b1b7abdb186f4c29a36f5b81c22b5c1aPolice releasing video of fatal shooting in San Diego suburbhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6aea8d973ee94ff09a155d042c81ba4fFri, 30 Sep 2016 20:28:19 GMTEL CAJON, Calif. (AP) — Videos of the fatal police shooting of an unarmed black man in a San Diego suburb will be released to the public Friday, police said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6aea8d973ee94ff09a155d042c81ba4fNHL 2016-17: Odds stacked against Penguins repeatinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eab2cad1db0649cbb173e727de606e30Fri, 30 Sep 2016 19:52:04 GMTAfter the Penguins paraded the Stanley Cup through the streets of Pittsburgh, Sidney Crosby took it to his hometown of Cole Harbour, Nova Scotia, Evgeni Malkin to Moscow and Phil Kessel to a children's hospital in Toronto as part of the summer-long celebration.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eab2cad1db0649cbb173e727de606e30Gubernatorial hopeful's coal mines settle with fedshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f7ec1ede2115431ca47bd95a8e3af878Fri, 30 Sep 2016 19:08:27 GMTCHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Federal officials have reached a settlement requiring $5 million in upgrades to prevent further pollution by Appalachian coal mines owned by West Virginia gubernatorial candidate Jim Justice.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f7ec1ede2115431ca47bd95a8e3af878Stars line up for debut of Dior's first female designerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df0c535638544993afe39a4a82ca0e60Fri, 30 Sep 2016 19:14:12 GMTPARIS (AP) — Rihanna and Natalie Portman dressed to the nines. Jennifer Lawrence opted for jeans. And most of the stars passed unnoticed amid the sea of celebrities awash inside Paris' Rodin Museum on Friday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df0c535638544993afe39a4a82ca0e60Man who got generations humming Oscar Mayer Wiener song dieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7d8b722d42f446d4b049dc5aef2cdf83Fri, 30 Sep 2016 20:00:36 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — The man who got generations of hot dog lovers singing along to the Oscar Mayer Wiener song has died.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7d8b722d42f446d4b049dc5aef2cdf83Investigators want to question engineer in Hoboken crashhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a0d0aaee207c4f33b9720a42ed9405e8Fri, 30 Sep 2016 20:13:41 GMTHOBOKEN, N.J. (AP) — Federal investigators trying to figure out the cause of the deadly rail crash at the Hoboken station hoped to question the engineer and lift clues Friday from the train's black box recorders, though one of the devices was proving difficult to extract from the wreckage.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a0d0aaee207c4f33b9720a42ed9405e8Mystery at island resort: Why did 2 sisters die?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d10d0e2a7ae943c88d983bc3c2b3931cFri, 30 Sep 2016 19:55:09 GMTThe mystery of what led to the deaths of two vacationing American sisters in their tropical island villa likely won't be solved until investigators see the results of toxicology tests. The question that keeps arising for U.S. medical experts reading the news from afar is: Why did both sisters die?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d10d0e2a7ae943c88d983bc3c2b3931cCourt: US does not have to disclose Army school traineeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fa09d8d1e4d54a2eb64caf1d6092358eFri, 30 Sep 2016 20:26:56 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Defense Department does not have to disclose the names of foreign students who attend a U.S. Army school whose predecessor trained South American military officials linked to massacres and other crimes, a federal appeals court ruled Friday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fa09d8d1e4d54a2eb64caf1d6092358eLawmaker: Olympic tax bill popular but 'bad policy'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/af50bdc034f94639b7bcadd87997968cFri, 30 Sep 2016 19:50:17 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. Olympic medal winners will soon get a tax break, but not everyone thinks getting rid of the so-called victory tax is a good idea.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/af50bdc034f94639b7bcadd87997968cPolice to release cellphone, surveillance videos of fatal shooting of black man in El Cajon, Californiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4ea63f23872c4339841a70eceae276d5Fri, 30 Sep 2016 19:55:29 GMTEL CAJON, Calif. (AP) — Police to release cellphone, surveillance videos of fatal shooting of black man in El Cajon, California.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4ea63f23872c4339841a70eceae276d5Hunger-striking ex-Gitmo detainee asks Uruguay for answershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9df07dcff6fb40b0931c6bdc1bfc68d3Fri, 30 Sep 2016 20:16:18 GMTMONTEVIDEO, Uruguay (AP) — A hunger-striking former Guantanamo prisoner is threatening to stop drinking liquids to press Uruguay's government into allowing him to leave the South American country.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9df07dcff6fb40b0931c6bdc1bfc68d3Iceland raises aviation alert due to Katla volcano activityhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9c4232e0276643378ee103389da86730Fri, 30 Sep 2016 20:04:13 GMTREYKJAVIK, Iceland (AP) — Iceland's Meteorological Office has raised the aviation alert level around the Katla volcano because of seismic activity.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9c4232e0276643378ee103389da86730Mother sues airline for flying 5-year-old son to wrong cityhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d9076c95f2a64ab99fc7727f83f85ccdFri, 30 Sep 2016 20:21:58 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A New York City woman is suing JetBlue Airways for mixing up her 5-year-old son with another boy and flying him to the wrong city.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d9076c95f2a64ab99fc7727f83f85ccdSouthern Conference to keep championships in North Carolinahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/572aafac1e304598ac11cb041c04a3ecFri, 30 Sep 2016 20:11:21 GMTCOLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The Southern Conference will keep four league championships in North Carolina despite the NCAA and the Atlantic Coast Conference withdrawing championships because of the state law restricting the rights of LGBT people.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/572aafac1e304598ac11cb041c04a3ecMan charged with murder in University of Illinois shootinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a8da86c27e754038a9b0f13dfae18240Fri, 30 Sep 2016 20:29:13 GMTCHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — A Champaign teenager was charged with murder Friday in a shooting last weekend at a party near the University of Illinois campus that killed one person and wounded three others.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a8da86c27e754038a9b0f13dfae18240Alabama justice off bench for defying feds on gay marriagehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/51863fd21eab4da7a9025e5cbaf05623Fri, 30 Sep 2016 20:06:01 GMTMONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore was removed from the bench Friday for defying the U.S. Supreme Court on gay marriage, more than a decade after he was ousted for disobeying a federal order to take down a 2 ½-ton monument to the Ten Commandments.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/51863fd21eab4da7a9025e5cbaf056235 soldiers killed in attack on Mexican army convoyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fcef12732aa54add8490618f38b76d95Fri, 30 Sep 2016 20:26:29 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — The sons of imprisoned drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman apparently launched a brazen and violent ambush on a military convoy using grenades and high-powered guns on Friday, killing five soldiers, officials said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fcef12732aa54add8490618f38b76d95US official: Hackers targeted election systems of 20 stateshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/910e12e895e94e86bb386953a02f5c46Fri, 30 Sep 2016 19:14:03 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Hackers have targeted the voter registration systems of more than 20 states in recent months, a Homeland Security Department official said Friday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/910e12e895e94e86bb386953a02f5c46Panel names 2 lawmakers expected to vote on Vegas stadiumhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9367bf922da54a93b4eef46200a74ee9Fri, 30 Sep 2016 19:13:06 GMTLAS VEGAS (AP) — Two people who were appointed to the Nevada Legislature on Friday will play a significant role in whether a nearly $2 billion NFL stadium, and potentially the Raiders, comes to Las Vegas.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9367bf922da54a93b4eef46200a74ee9IMF leader cites 'historic milestone' for Chinahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c12ba3caa7b04e8fbd7a3371e84f98c9Fri, 30 Sep 2016 20:21:25 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Christine Lagarde, the managing director of the International Monetary Fund, is calling the inclusion of China's renminbi as the fifth currency in an elite group of the world's reserve currencies "an important and historic milestone" for the international financial system.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c12ba3caa7b04e8fbd7a3371e84f98c9United fails to renew liquor license; 2 dry days at Newarkhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e51f5553eb954f138cbb04df50eaab24Fri, 30 Sep 2016 19:14:44 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Airlines often frustrate road warriors with delays and cancellations. But this week United Airlines did something more egregious: it temporarily stopped serving free booze at two of its lounges.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e51f5553eb954f138cbb04df50eaab24Twitter storm: Trump shames former-beauty pageant winnerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cc6ff3bb68a04d14bfbf2943792ff5caFri, 30 Sep 2016 19:11:27 GMTGRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — Donald Trump shamed a former beauty pageant winner Friday for her sexual history and encouraged presidential voters to check out what he called her "sex tape," in an early-morning tweet-storm that dragged him further away from his campaign's efforts to broaden his appeal to women.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cc6ff3bb68a04d14bfbf2943792ff5caGas pipeline TAP installs first pipes in Albaniahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6f8c11688fc04dfe8e67f5aafebd3b07Fri, 30 Sep 2016 19:42:59 GMTTIRANA, Albania (AP) — The Trans Adriatic Pipeline has started building its gas pipeline in Albania.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6f8c11688fc04dfe8e67f5aafebd3b07Syrian monitor: Russian airstrikes killed 9,300 in past yearhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fac6a87504e34f108fb44f54289fb3cdFri, 30 Sep 2016 20:02:45 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — A year of Russian airstrikes on areas outside government control in Syria have killed more than 9,000 people, displaced tens of thousands and caused widespread destruction, an opposition monitoring group said Friday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fac6a87504e34f108fb44f54289fb3cdClinton in a landslide _ in endorsements: Do they matter?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/855aa96f86e64f6dadb373aff814fce8Fri, 30 Sep 2016 19:30:00 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — "A clear and present danger to our country." ''Xenophobia, racism and misogyny." ''Beneath our national dignity."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/855aa96f86e64f6dadb373aff814fce8Colombia's rebels pave road to peace with apologieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f521dfb882df4253a3c80326bd5d438bFri, 30 Sep 2016 19:43:05 GMTBOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — For the third time in a week Colombia's largest rebel movement has asked forgiveness from its victims during the country's decades-long conflict.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f521dfb882df4253a3c80326bd5d438bThe Latest: Trump says tweets show him ready for 3 a.m. callhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ad14e86783e74d78a74f090f751d29aaFri, 30 Sep 2016 19:25:35 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. presidential race (all times EDT):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ad14e86783e74d78a74f090f751d29aaManaging the clock: staying calm along the chaoshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6930fa883a9e4ca8964e0f14cac29755Fri, 30 Sep 2016 20:24:58 GMTImagine driving down a highway with no signs. No speed limit indicators. No exit alerts.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6930fa883a9e4ca8964e0f14cac29755Men broke key race barrier, now back on Vanderbilt campushttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b7c697f951ae490b9fa52ccb734ecc7dFri, 30 Sep 2016 19:27:32 GMTNASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Two men who helped integrate college basketball came back to Vanderbilt University this week to share provocative views on the pace of change, take up matters they rarely dared to address as students, and describe the racism they encountered on their journey — indignities they once endured in silence on the Southern campus.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b7c697f951ae490b9fa52ccb734ecc7dVisitors to Hawaii hit record for August, top 780,000 peoplehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c7f629f39c5f4e3082907e6d7769cd92Fri, 30 Sep 2016 19:24:29 GMTHONOLULU (AP) — The number of tourists visiting Hawaii hit a record for the month of August by topping 780,000 people.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c7f629f39c5f4e3082907e6d7769cd92California governor OKs sex crime bill tied to Stanford casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6616d323f589427f80794bc48b98c18fFri, 30 Sep 2016 20:28:26 GMTSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California Gov. Jerry Brown has signed bills tightening sentencing options in response to national outrage over the six-month jail sentence given to a former Stanford University swimmer for sexually assaulting a woman passed out near a trash bin.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6616d323f589427f80794bc48b98c18fMarkets Right Now: Bank stocks lead a rebound on Wall Streethttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e91621b1782844c288917bc58abaeee3Fri, 30 Sep 2016 20:05:13 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in global financial markets (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e91621b1782844c288917bc58abaeee3John Legend to portray Frederick Douglass on 'Underground'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7a790bb6f3a147ee98f93cf446e2ac84Fri, 30 Sep 2016 19:18:31 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Grammy-winning singer John Legend will play an iconic runaway slave-turned abolitionist on WGN America's drama series "Underground."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7a790bb6f3a147ee98f93cf446e2ac84Prosecutor: Legislators bought marijuana from then-colleaguehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d386446e3b6b4877887f31aabbd9abd7Fri, 30 Sep 2016 19:15:06 GMTCONCORD, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire's attorney general says a Republican former lawmaker charged with trying to lure a 14-year-old girl into a sexual encounter also smoked marijuana in the Statehouse and sold the drug to several other legislators. But the attorney general says there's insufficient evidence to charge them with drug crimes.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d386446e3b6b4877887f31aabbd9abd7Man who got generations singing Oscar Mayer Wiener song dieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f15b9e1790e146cbb516fc9c5a5d98dbFri, 30 Sep 2016 20:12:02 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — The man who got generations of hot dog lovers singing along to the Oscar Mayer Wiener song has died.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f15b9e1790e146cbb516fc9c5a5d98db