FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 25 Nov 2015 06:17:06 -08:00Tunisian Interior Ministry: 10 kilograms of explosives used in attack on presidential guard, 25 Nov 2015 12:55:58 GMTTUNIS, Tunisia (AP) — Tunisian Interior Ministry: 10 kilograms of explosives used in attack on presidential guard. implicates respected journalist in failed coup, 25 Nov 2015 13:19:45 GMTKIGALI, Rwanda (AP) — Buurndi's government is seeking to extradite a prominent journalist from Belgium over charges he played a role in a failed coup attempt against the government, the journalist said Wednesday. sends air defense missiles to Syria to deter Turkey, 25 Nov 2015 13:13:31 GMTPresident Vladimir Putin on Wednesday ordered state-of-the art air defense missile systems to be deployed at a Russian air base in Syria following the downing of one of its warplanes by Turkey, a move that raised the threat of a military confrontation between the NATO member and Moscow. by officer in West Virginia investigated, 25 Nov 2015 12:37:56 GMTNITRO, W.Va. (AP) — Authorities are investigating the shooting of a West Virginia man by a police officer. gas fueling expanded Thanksgiving travel day, 25 Nov 2015 12:31:14 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — An expanded version of America's annual Thanksgiving travel saga has begun with gas prices low and terrorism fears high. leader says US using money, sex to infiltrate Iran, 25 Nov 2015 13:33:13 GMTTEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's top leader says the United States is using "money and sex" to try to infiltrate the Islamic Republic and warns Iranians not to fall into the "enemy's trap." Americans sought unemployment aid last week as applications fall to very low 260,000, 25 Nov 2015 13:31:29 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Fewer Americans sought unemployment aid last week as applications fall to very low 260,000. in bridge case say they have nothing to hide, 25 Nov 2015 12:33:07 GMTNEWARK, N.J. (AP) — The attorney for one of the defendants in the 2013 George Washington Bridge lane-closing case claims it was his client's ex-colleague who gave the order for the closures to coincide with the first day in school. people ill in E. coli linked to Costco chicken salad, 25 Nov 2015 12:32:48 GMTSEATTLE (AP) — The strain of E. Coli linked to Costco chicken salad that has sickened 19 people in seven states is more likely to be life-threatening than a recent foodborne illness that led to the closure of some Chipotle restaurants in the Northwest increases security after video calls for attack, 25 Nov 2015 13:39:42 GMTJAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesian authorities say they have increased security across the country after a video appearing on social media threatened attacks against police and other targets. suspends emergency chiefs after nightclub fire, 25 Nov 2015 13:38:46 GMTBUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Romania's Interior Ministry suspended three top emergency officials Wednesday following information that contradicted their claim they were unaware of the existence of a Bucharest nightclub where 60 people died in a fire. spending up weak 0.1 percent in October, 25 Nov 2015 13:33:38 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Consumer spending posted a modest increase for a second straight month in October, while personal income rebounded after a sluggish September. recalls vehicles in Japan, Europe for air bag defect, 25 Nov 2015 12:27:37 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Toyota Motor Corp. is recalling 1.6 million vehicles for defective air bags supplied by embattled Japanese manufacturer Takata Corp. Polish gov't reopens questions about 2010 plane crash, 25 Nov 2015 12:18:36 GMTWARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland's new conservative government has shut down the website of a state investigation into the 2010 plane crash that killed President Lech Kaczynski, reopening debate over the disaster. hospital said to be misidentified before being bombed, 25 Nov 2015 12:19:25 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The crew of a U.S. warplane that attacked a medical charity's hospital in northern Afghanistan last month, killing and wounding dozens of civilians, misidentified the target, believing it to be a government compound taken over by the Taliban, according to an investigation report obtained Wednesday. of hotel attacked in Mali vows to re-open soon, 25 Nov 2015 13:50:50 GMTBAMAKO, Mali (AP) — A luxury hotel attacked by Islamic extremists last week in Mali's capital will re-open "as soon as possible," the chairman of the hotel's Brussels-based operating group said. of Asia: Gathering fallen leaves to make charcoal, 25 Nov 2015 13:09:15 GMTIn this photo by Mukhtar Khan, women collect dry leaves of willow, poplar and maple trees on the outskirts of Srinagar in Indian-controlled Kashmir. Kashmiris collect fallen leaves in autumn to make charcoal for keeping themselves warm and cooking during winter. The dried leaves are half burnt to get charcoal. Kashmiris use "kangri" pots filled with hot charcoal embers and carried beneath their traditional clothing for personal warmth. Winter temperatures typically drop below freezing in the Himalayan territory and heavy snows make roads impassable. year's worth of rain in Qatar as floods hit Saudi Arabia, 25 Nov 2015 13:06:07 GMTDUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — A year's worth of rain deluged parts of Qatar on Wednesday as seasonal storms moving through Saudi Arabia flooded streets in a city northwest of the capital, Riyadh. Wilson Foundation donates $7 million in Buffalo area, 25 Nov 2015 12:21:09 GMTBUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — The Ralph C. Wilson Jr. Foundation has announced $7 million in donations, including $500,000 to Hunter's Hope. situation chiefs suspended after nightclub fire, 25 Nov 2015 12:27:17 GMTBUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Roman's Interior Ministry has suspended top emergency situation officials following revelations that they lied when they said they were unaware of the existence of a Bucharest nightclub where 60 people died in a fire. Latest: Russian tourist agencies halt trips to Turkey, 25 Nov 2015 13:27:30 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — The latest on the war in Syria, including Russian warplane shot down by Turkey. All times local: official: Further progress made in Cyprus peace talks, 25 Nov 2015 13:14:40 GMTNICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — A United Nations envoy says intensified talks aimed at reunifying ethnically divided Cyprus have made further progress and the island's rival leaders are confident remaining issues can be resolved soon. cancels strikes at Lufthansa, 25 Nov 2015 12:49:49 GMTBERLIN (AP) — A strike at Germany's flagship airline, Lufthansa, has been averted after a cabin crew union announced it would hold further negotiations with the company. Latest: Funeral planned for black man killed by police, 25 Nov 2015 12:59:08 GMTMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The latest in the investigation into the fatal shooting of a black man by Minneapolis police that has sparked more than a week of demonstrations (all times local): queen charged with 3 more victims in cancer scam, 25 Nov 2015 14:06:01 GMTSTATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — A former Pennsylvania beauty queen accused of faking leukemia to benefit from fundraisers has been charged with stealing from three more victims. faces difficult questions at IAAF meeting, 25 Nov 2015 13:02:28 GMTMONACO (AP) — An anti-doping roadmap that Russia will have to follow to be allowed back into international competition will be discussed Thursday by track and field's governing body. for US durable goods jump 3 percent in October with solid investment advance, 25 Nov 2015 13:32:21 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Orders for US durable goods jump 3 percent in October with solid investment advance. schools reopen, manhunt ongoing for Paris suspects, 25 Nov 2015 13:27:56 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — Police armed with automatic weapons guarded schools in the Belgian capital as they reopened Wednesday for the first time since emergency measures were imposed in the wake of the Paris attacks, while Belgian and French authorities continued a hunt for at least two suspects believed directly linked to the killings. shows white Chicago police officer shooting black teen, 25 Nov 2015 12:16:40 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — The city of Chicago released a video Tuesday showing the fatal shooting of black 17-year-old Laquan McDonald by a white police officer. Here is what is seen on the relevant portion of the video, which runs for less than 40 seconds and has no audio: for US durable goods rise strong 3 percent in October, 25 Nov 2015 14:01:36 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Orders for long-lasting manufactured goods posted a solid gain in October after two months of weakness, while a key category that tracks business investment plans advanced by the largest amount in three months. media say paramilitary force is curtailing freedom, 25 Nov 2015 12:56:05 GMTGAUHATI, India (AP) — Indian media and a rights group accused a paramilitary force on Wednesday of attempting to curtail press freedom by asking newspapers in an insurgency-hit northeastern state to stop publishing statements from a banned rebel group. match-fixer Dan Tan released from Singapore jail, 25 Nov 2015 13:38:53 GMTSINGAPORE (AP) — A Singaporean man detained for more than two years under suspicion of being the mastermind behind a global soccer match-fixing syndicate was ordered to be released Wednesday by the country's highest court, which ruled he was being held unlawfully. says Mideast violence could 'spin out of control', 25 Nov 2015 13:24:37 GMTBOSTON (AP) — Secretary of State John Kerry says the violence between Israelis and Palestinians could "spin out of control" unless they take immediate steps to ease tensions. charged as adult in Philadelphia trooper shooting, 25 Nov 2015 13:47:57 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — A 17-year-old has been charged in connection with a chaotic Philadelphia traffic stop that ended with a state trooper shot and a school bus engulfed in flames. rise with eye on Mideast, Thanksgiving holiday, 25 Nov 2015 13:09:21 GMTLONDON (AP) — Stock markets mostly rose Wednesday as investors kept a wary eye on developments in the Middle East after Turkey shot down a Russian warplane. Trading was light ahead of the U.S. Thanksgiving holiday on Thursday. meets Balkan leaders at summit on refugees, threats, 25 Nov 2015 14:07:30 GMTZAGREB, Croatia (AP) — Tensions over a record surge of asylum-seekers and fears that Islamic militants may have infiltrated the flow brought former Balkans rivals together in an urgent summit Wednesday, along with U.S. Vice President Joe Biden. spending up a weak 0.1 percent in October, 25 Nov 2015 13:53:19 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Consumer spending posted a modest increase for a second straight month in October, while personal income rebounded after a sluggish September. to offer quick fix for diesel engines in Europe, 25 Nov 2015 12:56:34 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Volkswagen says it will take less than an hour to bring 1.6 and 2.0 liter turbodiesel engines in Europe into line with emissions rules. Latest: 22 lbs of explosives used in Tunisian bus attack, 25 Nov 2015 13:02:45 GMTTUNIS, Tunisia (AP) — Tunisia's Interior Ministry say 10 kilograms (22 pounds) of military explosives were used in an attack on a bus carrying presidential guards that left 13 people dead. postponed for ex-cop in 2013 Virginia on-duty shooting, 25 Nov 2015 12:54:32 GMTFAIRFAX, Va. (AP) — A trial has been postponed in Virginia for a former Fairfax County police officer charged with murder in the 2013 shooting death of an unarmed Springfield man. strong earns, Hormel anounces 2-for-1 stock split, 25 Nov 2015 12:18:28 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Hormel is announcing a two-for-one split a day after the company reported a strong fourth quarter and outlook. awaits more protests over police shooting, 25 Nov 2015 12:52:05 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — The white officer who shot a black Chicago teen 16 times has been charged with murder and jailed. The graphic video of the slaying has been made public. And in the hours after the footage was released, protesters seemed to honor pleas for restraint. China execs a vexatious mystery for HK market, 25 Nov 2015 13:28:48 GMTHONG KONG (AP) — The chairman of the Hong Kong arm of one of China's biggest securities companies goes missing. The head of another firm resurfaces after months incommunicado. An executive at a film studio is detained for allegedly taking bribes. to issue bonds in yuan to attract Chinese investors, 25 Nov 2015 12:46:34 GMTBUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Hungary says it will issue government bonds denominated in yuan together with the Bank of China in the hope of attracting more Asian investors.'s profit tops forecasts even as its sales fall sharply, 25 Nov 2015 14:03:48 GMTMOLINE, Ill. (AP) — Even though sales of its green tractors, bulldozers and other equipment fell sharply, Deere & Co. reported better-than-expected fourth-quarter earnings as it cut costs. Latest: Protest staged at Turkish Embassy in Moscow, 25 Nov 2015 12:58:39 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — The latest on the war in Syria, including Russian warplane shot down by Turkey. All times local: spending weak for second month, rising 0.1 percent; incomes post strong gain, 25 Nov 2015 13:31:43 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Consumer spending weak for second month, rising 0.1 percent; incomes post strong gain. Airlines plane makes emergency landing in Tampa, 25 Nov 2015 13:36:43 GMTTAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say an American Airlines plane bound for Philadelphia made an emergency landing a short time after taking off from Tampa International Airport. for US unemployment benefits fall to 260,000, 25 Nov 2015 13:47:48 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The number of people seeking U.S. unemployment aid dropped sharply last week, the Labor Department said Wednesday, the latest sign that businesses are cutting few jobs. stops buying Russian gas, closes airspace, 25 Nov 2015 12:51:06 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — Tensions between Russia and Ukraine escalated further on Wednesday as Ukraine decided to stop buying Russian natural gas — hoping to rely on supplies from other countries — and closed its airspace to its eastern neighbor.