FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 29 Sep 2016 15:20:12 -07:00The Latest: 13 in guarded condition after train crash, 29 Sep 2016 20:52:31 GMTHOBOKEN, N.J. (AP) — The Latest on the commuter train that crashed into a station in New Jersey (all times local): upholds teen rape and murder victim's privacy rights, 29 Sep 2016 21:07:08 GMTCONCORD, N.H. (AP) — The New Hampshire Supreme Court on Thursday decided that the details of a young woman's sexual history should remain private after her rape and murder. oil spill milestone: $520 million in seafood claims, 29 Sep 2016 21:26:50 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — The administrator of economic loss claims resulting from the 2010 BP oil spill said Thursday that he expects about $520 million in seafood industry claims to be paid in the Gulf of Mexico states as early as next month. Westwood enters Ryder Cup on verge of history, 29 Sep 2016 21:58:15 GMTCHASKA, Minn. (AP) — Over the last two decades of European dominance in the Ryder Cup, perhaps no player has personified the team's seemingly baffling advantage over the Americans more than Lee Westwood. oficial to monitor Colombia peace tribunals closely, 29 Sep 2016 20:34:07 GMTBOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — The United Nations' top human rights official says he will closely watch how special peace tribunals set up as part of Colombia's peace process operate to make sure people who committed serious war crimes during the long conflict are held accountable.'Sorry-I-Tased-You' cake doesn't cut it for Florida woman, 29 Sep 2016 22:12:55 GMTPENSACOLA, Fla. (AP) — A Florida's woman's lawsuit says a deputy shot her with a stun gun, then apologized with a cake that said, "Sorry I Tased You" in blue frosting. called as larger-than-life Hitler appears in Berlin, 29 Sep 2016 20:43:22 GMTBERLIN (AP) — A huge moving image of a laughing Adolf Hitler has prompted a shocked Berlin driver to call police. gets year in prison for on-campus drug overdoses, 29 Sep 2016 20:49:10 GMTHARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A former Wesleyan University student who sold drugs involved in a series of on-campus overdoses was sentenced to a year and a day in prison on Thursday. of California police shooting video demanded, 29 Sep 2016 20:48:08 GMTEL CAJON, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on the fatal shooting of an unarmed black man in El Cajon, California (all times are local): officials: 2 supervisors, 2 officers hurt in attack, 29 Sep 2016 21:33:04 GMTPOLKTON, N.C. (AP) — Authorities in North Carolina say two supervisors were stabbed and two correctional officers sustained other injuries after being attacked at a state prison. pledges to improve Fed's workplace diversity, 29 Sep 2016 20:41:58 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Chair Janet Yellen said Thursday she is committed to increasing diversity throughout the Federal Reserve system, including the ranks of senior leadership., Indians postponed after delay of over 4 hours, 29 Sep 2016 21:35:13 GMTDETROIT (AP) — Thursday's game between the Detroit Tigers and Cleveland Indians has been postponed because of bad weather, a move that could force the teams to squeeze in a makeup game next week if it needs to be played because of postseason implications. protest opportunities are limited in college football, 29 Sep 2016 21:28:23 GMTLINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — If Nebraska's Michael Rose-Ivey and teammates want to kneel during the national anthem again, their next opportunity will be the Nov. 5 game at Ohio State. police: Lyft driver charged with sexual assault, 29 Sep 2016 21:36:55 GMTORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Orlando police have arrested a Lyft driver on charges of sexually assaulting a customer. than another call: Chief talks about school shooting, 29 Sep 2016 21:03:02 GMTTOWNVILLE, S.C. (AP) — When two volunteer firefighters rolled up to an elementary school shooting, they said they found only a wrecked black pickup truck at the playground. There was no gunman, and no one inside the truck. Hampshire hotel is home to supersized cat, 29 Sep 2016 21:29:42 GMTWATERVILLE VALLEY, N.H. (AP) — Guests at a hotel in New Hampshire can be forgiven for thinking a raccoon is lounging out front. throws 90 pitches in 4 innings; Nats top Arizona 5-3, 29 Sep 2016 21:32:57 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Sure, the Washington Nationals would love to lock up home-field advantage in the NL Division Series against the Los Angeles Dodgers. What Dusty Baker is more concerned about is getting ready for the playoffs, and that includes having pitcher Joe Ross ready to go, whether that's as a starter or reliever. high court blocks funding for school choice program, 29 Sep 2016 20:41:45 GMTLAS VEGAS (AP) — The Nevada Supreme Court has ruled that the state's voucher-style Education Savings Accounts program — seen as the broadest school choice initiative in the country — has an unconstitutional funding mechanism that should remain blocked. Latest: Embattled Yosemite chief says he chose to retire, 29 Sep 2016 20:55:17 GMTFRESNO, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on the superintendent of Yosemite National Park retiring (all times local): says Obama administration failed to follow health law, 29 Sep 2016 21:49:50 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration failed to follow the president's health care law in a $5 billion dispute over compensating insurers for high costs from seriously ill patients, Congress' investigative arm said Thursday. emerging writers win film academy's Nicholl Fellowships, 29 Sep 2016 21:08:11 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Six emerging screenwriters are getting a boost from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. welcomes relatives of 1936 African-American Olympians, 29 Sep 2016 21:04:09 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Relatives of Jesse Owens and America's 17 other black athletes from the 1936 Olympics were welcomed to the White House on Thursday by President Barack Obama for the acknowledgement they didn't receive along with their white counterparts 80 years ago. Man convicted of murder for plowing car into crowd, 29 Sep 2016 20:31:27 GMTVIENNA (AP) — An Austrian court has found a man guilty on multiple murder and attempted murder counts and sentenced him to life in prison for plowing his car through a crowd of pedestrians, killing three and injuring dozens. report gives new details on racial dustup at Missouri, 29 Sep 2016 20:52:16 GMTKANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Witnesses told police a racial slur that rekindled unrest at the University of Missouri came from a white woman walking with a group of seemingly intoxicated students toppling trash cans, according a campus police report released Thursday. Take back $3.4M in FEMA grants to church school, 29 Sep 2016 20:30:05 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — Auditors say the Federal Emergency Management Agency should take back nearly all of $3.5 million in grants approved for a church-run school in coastal Mississippi after Hurricane Katrina, though a school official says it actually received $2.8 million. judge blocks Arkansas Planned Parenthood defunding, 29 Sep 2016 21:58:37 GMTLITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — A federal judge on Thursday temporarily prohibited Arkansas from blocking Medicaid payments to Planned Parenthood, expanding her order requiring the state to continue paying for services for three patients who had sued over the move. Latest: Crash investigation hampered by safety issues, 29 Sep 2016 21:43:45 GMTHOBOKEN, N.J. (AP) — The Latest on the commuter train that crashed into a station in New Jersey (all times local): House committee: subpoenas in impeachment probe, 29 Sep 2016 21:52:27 GMTMONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Alabama's House Judiciary Committee is issuing subpoenas to Gov. Robert Bentley and others in an ongoing impeachment investigation. Latest: Sole fatality in train crash was woman, age 34, 29 Sep 2016 21:19:16 GMTHOBOKEN, N.J. (AP) — The Latest on the commuter train that crashed into a station in New Jersey (all times local):' Fernandez remembered as larger than life at funeral, 29 Sep 2016 22:08:43 GMTMIAMI (AP) — Despite all his accomplishments, Jose Fernandez never pitched a complete game, and on Thursday he was carried out of church in a casket with too much unfinished business. Charlotte, police shooting affects presidential politics, 29 Sep 2016 20:24:22 GMTCHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The killing of a black man by a Charlotte police officer, and the sometimes violent protests that followed, have intensified the political divide in a state crucial to deciding whether Hillary Clinton or Donald Trump wins the presidency. Latest: NC killing by police heats race in battleground, 29 Sep 2016 20:46:09 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. presidential campaign (All times EDT): travel advisory issued for 11 Southeast Asia countries, 29 Sep 2016 21:51:59 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — U.S. health officials are advising pregnant women to postpone travel to 11 countries in Southeast Asia because of Zika outbreaks in the region. Browns WR Gordon entering rehab on brink of return, 29 Sep 2016 21:52:55 GMTCLEVELAND (AP) — Suspended Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon says he's entering a rehab facility to "gain full control of my life." Transportation Safety Board: Engineer in New Jersey train crash has been released from hospital, cooperating, 29 Sep 2016 21:44:48 GMTHOBOKEN, N.J. (AP) — National Transportation Safety Board: Engineer in New Jersey train crash has been released from hospital, cooperating. in Congress may presage more of the same to come, 29 Sep 2016 20:42:14 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A bitterly divided Congress adjourned Thursday for the election, having accomplished little more than the bare minimum, with lawmakers looking ahead to a lame-duck session and a weighty to-do list already piling up for next year. Latest: 7 victims of train crash at New Jersey hospital, 29 Sep 2016 21:28:10 GMTHOBOKEN, N.J. (AP) — The Latest on the commuter train that crashed into a station in New Jersey (all times local): Afghan military students AWOL from US posts, 29 Sep 2016 20:40:47 GMTFORT BENNING, Ga. (AP) — Seven Afghan military students in four states have been absent without leave since earlier this month, military officials said. Latest: Westwood sends subtle jab at American task force, 29 Sep 2016 20:32:22 GMTCHASKA, Minn. (AP) — The Latest on the Ryder Cup (all times local): report criticizes DEA's use of confidential sources, 29 Sep 2016 22:05:17 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Drug Enforcement Administration does a poor job overseeing the millions of dollars in payments it distributes to confidential sources, relies on tipsters who operate with minimal oversight or direction and has continued paying informants who were no longer supposed to be used, according to a government watchdog audit issued Thursday.'Sorry-I-tased-you' cake doesn't cut it for Florida woman, 29 Sep 2016 22:07:52 GMTPENSACOLA, Fla. (AP) — A Florida's woman's lawsuit says a deputy shot her with a stun gun then apologized with a cake that said, "sorry I tased you" in blue frosting. need short memory in the Ryder Cup, 29 Sep 2016 21:24:50 GMTCHASKA, Minn. (AP) — The American Ryder Cup team could use what might be Dustin Johnson's greatest asset in golf. less than thrilled to be his brother's keeper, 29 Sep 2016 21:29:05 GMTCHASKA, Minn. (AP) — We interrupt the all-important preparations for the 41st Ryder Cup to bring you this important public-service message: school, township settle lawsuit over zoning denial, 29 Sep 2016 20:32:52 GMTDETROIT (AP) — An Islamic academy will get $1.7 million and be allowed to build a new school after it settled a federal lawsuit against a Michigan township that initially denied its zoning request. US on verge of ending Syria talks with Russia, 29 Sep 2016 20:24:05 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The United States is "on the verge" of ending Syria talks with Russia in response to days of deadly attacks on Aleppo, Secretary of State John Kerry said Thursday. Latest: Clinton says Trump flouted US law in Cuba work, 29 Sep 2016 21:38:30 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. presidential campaign (All times EDT): closer look as deadline for Chicago teachers strike nears, 29 Sep 2016 22:09:09 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Teachers in the country's third-largest city have cranked up the heat in contract talks, threatening to go on strike in less than two weeks. calls for Darfur chemical weapons investigation, 29 Sep 2016 20:28:16 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — Amnesty International is calling on the U.N. Security Council to take action over reports that the Sudanese government has used chemical weapons in Darfur. says US officials fail to protect endangered red wolf, 29 Sep 2016 20:59:02 GMTRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A judge said that federal wildlife officials have failed to protect the world's only wild population of red wolves in a preliminary ruling that restricts the government's ability to remove the animals from private property. governor approves $250 million Olympics guarantee, 29 Sep 2016 20:52:54 GMTSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Gov. Jerry Brown is approving legislation that puts California taxpayers on the hook for up to $250 million if Los Angeles is awarded the 2024 Olympics and the Games go over budget.