FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Sun, 07 Feb 2016 02:28:44 -08:00The Latest: S. Korea to begin talks on US missile defensehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1a20e2351be74d27bf58572e3895f047Sun, 07 Feb 2016 06:30:59 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The Latest on North Korea's launch of a long-range rocket (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1a20e2351be74d27bf58572e3895f047Korean skier earns applause at 2018 Olympics test eventhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0cfece733f1c46e1b6f4f6ff69568987Sun, 07 Feb 2016 09:31:16 GMTJEONGSEON, South Korea (AP) — South Korean skier Kim Hyeon-tae had a modest goal in his World Cup debut: to finish within five seconds of the winner.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0cfece733f1c46e1b6f4f6ff69568987Iraq's Abadi dismisses Baghdad wall planshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0aacba13e6a2404f9d6f15f47907df27Sun, 07 Feb 2016 06:02:05 GMTBAGHDAD (AP) — The Iraqi Prime Minister is dismissing plans to build a wall around the Iraqi capital, according to a statement released by his office Saturday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0aacba13e6a2404f9d6f15f47907df27Kindred-spirit QBs Favre, Stabler voted into Hall of Famehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f9d22f9165f44228b32087248de1bebdSun, 07 Feb 2016 05:46:18 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The first NFL game Brett Favre ever attended, as a teenager growing up in Mississippi, was the final home game of Ken "The Snake" Stabler's career.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f9d22f9165f44228b32087248de1bebdTaiwan rescuers dig through quake rubble to reach survivorshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8d6d20196f104092a714b3ae4c9fd845Sun, 07 Feb 2016 06:58:57 GMTTAINAN, Taiwan (AP) — Rescuers on Sunday attempted to reach people trapped within the remains of a high-rise residential building that collapsed in a powerful, shallow earthquake in southern Taiwan, which killed at least 23 others, as families anxiously waited on site.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8d6d20196f104092a714b3ae4c9fd845Hiller makes 34 saves, Flames beat Canucks 4-1http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/47ebec504f4c41ae866e9b14ff20758cSun, 07 Feb 2016 05:57:00 GMTVANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Jonas Hiller made 34 saves, helping the Calgary Flames to a 4-1 victory over the Vancouver Canucks on Saturday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/47ebec504f4c41ae866e9b14ff20758cSan Francisco police chase ends with crash thought to kill 3http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aab23553a01249b2860612354004f1f5Sun, 07 Feb 2016 09:29:42 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A police chase in San Francisco on Saturday night ended with a fiery crash that is believed to have killed three people, KPIX-TV reported.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aab23553a01249b2860612354004f1f5Directors Guild gives top award to Mexican director Innarituhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/446b74336eef411a9f2aef809d0ca482Sun, 07 Feb 2016 07:32:58 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Mexican director Alejandro Inarritu won the top feature film directing award Saturday from the Directors Guild of America for his work on "The Revenant."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/446b74336eef411a9f2aef809d0ca482The Latest: Seoul restricts entry to joint park with Northhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b83696c128bd45558f9593cf79b04eb6Sun, 07 Feb 2016 06:50:14 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The Latest on North Korea's launch of a long-range rocket (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b83696c128bd45558f9593cf79b04eb6Police officer killed in roadside bombing in Afghanistanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5dc90674e5244e2f857edd792135b900Sun, 07 Feb 2016 06:31:21 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — An Afghan official says one policeman has been killed in a roadside bomb explosion in the country's east.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5dc90674e5244e2f857edd792135b900Mexico, Venezuela to meet in finals of Caribbean Serieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/99cbab0e877b4e97a26e8ee1f1671e1eSun, 07 Feb 2016 05:29:45 GMTSANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (AP) — Yuniesky Betancourt drove in four runs and Hector Daniel Rodriguez threw six strong innings as Mexico's Venados de Mazatlan beat Cuba's Ciego de Avila 7-2 on Saturday to advance to the finals of the Caribbean Series.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/99cbab0e877b4e97a26e8ee1f1671e1eDemolition of famous LA bridge ahead of schedulehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dd0d5093ec7d470ebaf1b7aea128b674Sun, 07 Feb 2016 08:34:00 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Demolition of a portion of a downtown Los Angeles bridge is ahead of schedule, and officials say they could reopen a portion of the U.S. 101 Freeway early.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dd0d5093ec7d470ebaf1b7aea128b674AP FACT CHECK: Skewed GOP claims on taxes, health insurancehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6964f7af76d3412d95876db5ca822479Sun, 07 Feb 2016 08:39:18 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Viewers of the latest Republican presidential debate didn't get a straight story from the candidates on U.S. taxes vs. the world, the state of the health insurance marketplace under "Obamacare" or what might happen if that law is taken away.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6964f7af76d3412d95876db5ca822479Storms may brew, but in N. Korea pride over new satellitehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/49470b3a1988459aa55ec3179a146f07Sun, 07 Feb 2016 07:17:13 GMTPYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — Hours after the rest of the world already knew, North Korea's state media triumphantly announced in a special news bulletin to the nation Sunday it had successfully launched a satellite into orbit, calling it a major milestone in the nation's history and the "greatest gift of loyalty" to the country's young leader, Kim Jong Un.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/49470b3a1988459aa55ec3179a146f07MVP Newton, Watt, Rivera, Berry big winners of NFL awardshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c5a67a268572474c87102c4a4b110719Sun, 07 Feb 2016 07:22:25 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Cam Newton is now a Super Bowl quarterback with an MVP award.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c5a67a268572474c87102c4a4b110719Professor who wore headscarf to leave Christian collegehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f45c2567fa2b4bae878f364eaa22588dSun, 07 Feb 2016 05:51:16 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — A Christian college near Chicago and a political science professor who wore a headscarf to show solidarity with Muslims have agreed to part ways.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f45c2567fa2b4bae878f364eaa22588dFacing NH loss, Clinton looks ahead to counter Sandershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/59901f515da34609805dde1f76290511Sun, 07 Feb 2016 08:06:06 GMTCONCORD, N.H. (AP) — With a victory seemingly out of reach in New Hampshire, Hillary Clinton is looking ahead to the next round of voting to reposition her campaign to counter the rising primary threat of insurgent Sen. Bernie Sanders.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/59901f515da34609805dde1f76290511Rescuers in Taiwan pull out survivors from quake rubblehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/297ce7b266fa4d23afcfcdfe5fff0d67Sun, 07 Feb 2016 09:24:25 GMTTAINAN, Taiwan (AP) — With anxious families waiting nearby, rescuers painstakingly pulled more survivors from the remains of a collapsed high-rise apartment building Sunday, a day after a powerful earthquake shook southern Taiwan and killed at least 26 people. More than 100 people remained missing in the building's rubble.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/297ce7b266fa4d23afcfcdfe5fff0d67Today in Historyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/862f7ed2a2764e8e9cfa2fccc2f1ef0fSun, 07 Feb 2016 05:01:02 GMTToday in Historyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/862f7ed2a2764e8e9cfa2fccc2f1ef0fNew Year's fireworks a little quieter in Chinese capitalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e33fbde995a042e3bd028b322a1b3866Sun, 07 Feb 2016 06:08:20 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Much of China's population can expect sub-standard sleep after the country starts ringing in the Year of the Monkey. The rat-a-tat snaps of firecrackers, whistling rockets and mortar-like fireworks with possibly enough gunpowder to down a small aircraft will make sure of that.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e33fbde995a042e3bd028b322a1b3866Bosnian first-graders reach out to deaf schoolmatehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/36cfdd54c2344c18a7dbb0ecebe3be35Sun, 07 Feb 2016 09:41:08 GMTSARAJEVO, Bosnia-Herzegovina (AP) — When Mirzana Coralic asked the primary school in her Sarajevo neighborhood whether they would enroll her deaf son, teacher Sanela Ljumanovic volunteered without thinking much about it.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/36cfdd54c2344c18a7dbb0ecebe3be35Taiwan rescuers pull out survivors from quake rubblehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/37ef1b5e67b4493a952c036b4bde2208Sun, 07 Feb 2016 07:41:06 GMTTAINAN, Taiwan (AP) — Rescuers on Sunday painstaking pulled out more survivors from the remains of a high-rise residential building that collapsed in a powerful, shallow earthquake in southern Taiwan, which killed at least 24 people, as families anxiously waited on site.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/37ef1b5e67b4493a952c036b4bde2208Police chase ends with fatal crash; 3 believed to be deadhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e77d064cac1c4da4bf567ff05357ea0fSun, 07 Feb 2016 08:27:31 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A police chase Saturday night ended with a fiery crash that is believed to have killed three people, KPIX-TV reported.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e77d064cac1c4da4bf567ff05357ea0fInarritu wins top DGA prize, further obscuring awards seasonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6e1e5d89ace14aa4976c50e64836be19Sun, 07 Feb 2016 09:05:42 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — An unclear cinematic season got a little foggier on Saturday with Alejandro Inarritu's Directors Guild win for his harrowing frontier epic "The Revenant." With only weeks to go before the Academy Awards on Feb. 28, the race is still as wide open as ever.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6e1e5d89ace14aa4976c50e64836be19N. Korea praises rocket; others see covert missile testhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7d9f48a3346448be8d4cec6cf8391312Sun, 07 Feb 2016 06:45:15 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — For North Korea's propaganda machine, the long-range rocket launch Sunday carved a glorious trail of "fascinating vapor" through the clear blue sky. For South Korea's president, and other world leaders, it was a banned test of dangerous ballistic missile technology and yet another "intolerable provocation."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7d9f48a3346448be8d4cec6cf8391312Rubio comes under withering criticism in Republican debatehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/19d39e2bdc18466d80e764456726b75bSun, 07 Feb 2016 08:21:40 GMTMANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — Marco Rubio faced withering criticism of his readiness to be president and his policy depth in the last Republican debate before Tuesday's New Hampshire primary, as New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie and other candidates launched an aggressive campaign to slow the Florida senator's rise.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/19d39e2bdc18466d80e764456726b75bAlgeria's parliament to vote on a new constitutionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/44b0fbc1d2604824a0d783a05d6c6996Sun, 07 Feb 2016 07:24:57 GMTALGIERS, Algeria (AP) — Algeria's parliament will be voting on a new constitution that's aimed at reforming the country by limiting presidents to two terms and recognizing the language used by its Berber minority as official.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/44b0fbc1d2604824a0d783a05d6c6996N. Korea praises launch, others see as covert missile testhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4e8fcae5969646bd9c6770364637ece9Sun, 07 Feb 2016 05:04:12 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea on Sunday defied international warnings and launched a long-range rocket that the United Nations and others call a cover for a banned test of ballistic missile technology.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4e8fcae5969646bd9c6770364637ece9Directors Guild Awards gives top award to Mexican directorhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5181cc3f973a4e479105987221fb548bSun, 07 Feb 2016 07:20:06 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Mexican director Alejandro Inarritu has won the top feature film directing award from the Directors Guild of America for his work on "The Revenant."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5181cc3f973a4e479105987221fb548bDirectors Guild gives top award to Mexican director Inarrituhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9ae455d33e834817934bb2c08676ec98Sun, 07 Feb 2016 08:03:56 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Mexican director Alejandro Inarritu won the top prize Saturday from the Directors Guild of America for his work on "The Revenant."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9ae455d33e834817934bb2c08676ec98Extremists free Australian woman kidnapped in Burkina Fasohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8b1c54f4d27f402dbd2dc63b20887f26Sun, 07 Feb 2016 10:16:36 GMTNIAMEY, Niger (AP) — Islamic extremists have freed an Australian woman kidnapped last month in northern Burkina Faso, although her husband remains in captivity despite pleas from the family and efforts by officials to secure his release.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8b1c54f4d27f402dbd2dc63b20887f26South Korea says it has agreed to begin talks with Washington on possible deployment of US missile defense systemhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d3cba681889b4b3c9c272676f32699afSun, 07 Feb 2016 06:21:36 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea says it has agreed to begin talks with Washington on possible deployment of US missile defense system.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d3cba681889b4b3c9c272676f32699afRubio under fire in GOP debate after rise in pollshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5931db9978be4358b344c6a8f3c5e824Sun, 07 Feb 2016 06:51:37 GMTMANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — Marco Rubio, a first-term senator on the rise in the presidential race, faced a barrage of attacks in Saturday night's Republican debate, with rivals vigorously challenging his readiness to be president and the depth of his expertise as they sought to salvage their own White House hopes.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5931db9978be4358b344c6a8f3c5e824Super Bowl's Broncos, Panthers excel at defense differentlyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d1e04a40e8e247bdac110e8fbac8d836Sun, 07 Feb 2016 07:33:39 GMTSANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Sometime late last season or early this season — depends on whom you ask — Josh Norman and the Carolina Panthers' other defensive backs were heading toward a drill as part of their weekly "Turnover Circuit," when assistant coach Eric Washington yelled out a spur-of-the-moment greeting.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d1e04a40e8e247bdac110e8fbac8d836Drivers beware: Famous LA bridge has begun coming downhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/80182be39fec49d7a9c38be569ad1490Sun, 07 Feb 2016 05:28:51 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — The end has begun for a downtown bridge that played a supporting role in many Hollywood chase scenes down the concrete-lined Los Angeles River.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/80182be39fec49d7a9c38be569ad1490Debate Takeaways: Rubio shaken, Trump not stirredhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/868df8ebf81345d5abeea26fcc6cae37Sun, 07 Feb 2016 08:31:07 GMTMANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — There have been no higher stakes on a Republican debate stage in the 2016 campaign for president than there were Saturday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/868df8ebf81345d5abeea26fcc6cae37Divisive Polish party leader Kaczynski pulls the stringshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3210da383d5e4f7b90d3625046ef175eSun, 07 Feb 2016 07:45:35 GMTWARSAW, Poland (AP) — When Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban had a secret five-hour meeting in a secluded mountain resort with the most powerful person in Poland, he didn't convene with his counterpart or the Polish president.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3210da383d5e4f7b90d3625046ef175ePolice: Israeli soldier stabbed in southern Israelhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3c251051bd44493ca2aff0bf1ba7633cSun, 07 Feb 2016 07:59:57 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli police say a soldier has been stabbed in southern Israel.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3c251051bd44493ca2aff0bf1ba7633cWhat N. Korea rocket launch may mean for region and worldhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1f2362e8ce7a45b5a2eae6c836ce0dd0Sun, 07 Feb 2016 05:24:34 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea launched a long-range rocket Sunday, the first day of its announced eight-day launch window and about a month after the country's fourth nuclear test led to international condemnation.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1f2362e8ce7a45b5a2eae6c836ce0dd0Bernie Sanders makes 'SNL' appearance with Larry Davidhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/522413b465ac40b38683d030892d6788Sun, 07 Feb 2016 05:59:16 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders made a cameo appearance on "Saturday Night Live" three days before the New Hampshire primary, appearing in a skit with host Larry David, the comic who has done a dead-on impersonation of him.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/522413b465ac40b38683d030892d6788Colorado considering child-care rules following 43 deathshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/05eebdd86a374a7986e3c3a4e0e7c3eaSun, 07 Feb 2016 06:38:29 GMTDENVER (AP) — The Colorado Department of Human Services is considering a requirement that social workers examine prior contacts with a child to determine if further investigation is necessary after the deaths of 43 children in Colorado's welfare program.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/05eebdd86a374a7986e3c3a4e0e7c3eaLee, Illinois State top No. 21 Wichita State 58-53http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c8c94e4422f14a358671d305356437a9Sun, 07 Feb 2016 06:43:11 GMTNORMAL, Ill. (AP) — Illinois State was down by 16 against No. 21 Wichita State when Paris Lee took over.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c8c94e4422f14a358671d305356437a9Clinton seeks to cut into Sanders' New Hampshire advantagehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/755378978ca04fd5bb3e611b8fdc4f6eSun, 07 Feb 2016 05:42:12 GMTHENNIKER, N.H. (AP) — Trailing rival Bernie Sanders, Hillary Clinton sought to summon another New Hampshire comeback on Saturday but faced blunt questions about her trustworthiness and explanation of the deadly 2012 attacks in Benghazi.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/755378978ca04fd5bb3e611b8fdc4f6eMexican director Alejandro Inarritu wins the top feature film directing award from the Directors Guild of America for his work on "The Revenant"http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c4a05f4169224848afac433978fa4b7bSun, 07 Feb 2016 07:12:57 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Mexican director Alejandro Inarritu wins the top feature film directing award from the Directors Guild of America for his work on "The Revenant"http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c4a05f4169224848afac433978fa4b7bTaiwan rescuers find signs of life in quake rubblehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6af43368cbd149f4aec56ccb12e7424cSun, 07 Feb 2016 06:03:46 GMTTAINAN, Taiwan (AP) — Rescuers on Sunday found signs of life within the remains of a high-rise residential building that collapsed in a powerful, shallow earthquake in southern Taiwan that killed at least 19 people, as families anxiously waited on site.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6af43368cbd149f4aec56ccb12e7424cWarriors win 41st straight home game, 116-108 over Thunderhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/12b972443de8402b818e6f37fee78ed7Sun, 07 Feb 2016 06:01:12 GMTOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — With a Super Bowl-sized stage, a celebrity-filled crowd and two championship contenders on the floor, it felt more like late May in Oracle Arena than early February.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/12b972443de8402b818e6f37fee78ed7Wife says singer and band leader Dan Hicks dies at age 74http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ea49433090274a36ae4737ca23a50558Sun, 07 Feb 2016 06:44:53 GMTMILL VALLEY, Calif. (AP) — Dan Hicks, a musician whose work in the 1960s helped define San Francisco's psychedelic sound, has died. He was 74.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ea49433090274a36ae4737ca23a50558Stafford scores 2 goals, Jets beat Avalanche 4-2http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/55a56f4cc01e42b4bc33179f7d26a3ebSun, 07 Feb 2016 06:09:17 GMTDENVER (AP) — Drew Stafford had two goals, including the go-ahead score, and the Winnipeg Jets beat the Colorado Avalanche 4-2 on Saturday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/55a56f4cc01e42b4bc33179f7d26a3ebTurkey: Reaching limits but will keep taking in refugeeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/18833bb14d7a48619af299226cf34a86Sun, 07 Feb 2016 10:09:09 GMTKILIS, Turkey (AP) — Turkey has reached the end of its "capacity to absorb" refugees but will continue to take them in, Turkey's deputy premier said Sunday as his country faced mounting pressure to open its border, where tens of thousands of Syrians fleeing a government onslaught have arrived.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/18833bb14d7a48619af299226cf34a86Burning Man tickets to include live entertainment taxhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ceabf3e4671a4d48bbe1f00dd1909bdcSun, 07 Feb 2016 06:55:46 GMTRENO, Nev. (AP) — People buying Burning Man tickets later this month will also pay live entertainment tax for the first time.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ceabf3e4671a4d48bbe1f00dd1909bdc