FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 29 Aug 2016 07:22:52 -07:00Lightning strike kills more than 300 reindeer in Norway, 29 Aug 2016 14:09:59 GMTSTOCKHOLM (AP) — More than 300 wild reindeer have been killed by lightning in central Norway. probe Cornell brawl that left Ithaca student dead, 29 Aug 2016 13:18:27 GMTITHACA, N.Y. (AP) — Police investigating a brawl on the campus of Cornell University that left an Ithaca College student dead and another Ithaca student injured are asking witnesses with cellphone video of the fight to come forward. Latest: Rousseff appears at Brazil impeachment trial, 29 Aug 2016 13:11:31 GMTBRASILIA, Brazil (AP) — The Latest on the impeachment trial of Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff (all times local): dominates an Olympic-sized VMA awards, 29 Aug 2016 13:02:26 GMTNASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Sunday's MTV Video Music Awards show was all about performances that got the sweat dripping, the muscles ripping and the adrenaline pumping. Here are the top moments from Sunday's show:'s suspended President Dilma Rousseff appears at impeachment trial, says unjustly accused, 29 Aug 2016 13:10:22 GMTBRASILIA, Brazil (AP) — Brazil's suspended President Dilma Rousseff appears at impeachment trial, says unjustly accused. expert decries Iran executions of 12 linked to drug crime, 29 Aug 2016 14:16:27 GMTGENEVA (AP) — A U.N. expert focusing on Iran has condemned the execution of 12 people there over the weekend on drug-related charges. plant evacuated, 7 treated after chemicals interact, 29 Aug 2016 13:43:01 GMTTAR HEEL, N.C. (AP) — Authorities in North Carolina say seven workers were treated at a hospital for minor injuries and several nearby homes were evacuated as a precaution after cleaning chemicals interacted at a meat packing plant in the community of Tar Heel south of Fayetteville. Latest: Romania to repatriate 7 bodies of quake victims, 29 Aug 2016 13:34:50 GMTROME (AP) — The Latest on Italy's devastating earthquake (all times local): calls out India for failing to protect journalists, 29 Aug 2016 13:27:31 GMTNEW DELHI (AP) — India is failing to help and protect journalists who are facing violent threats or attacks for their work, an international watchdog agency said Monday, noting a pattern of resistance in investigating crimes targeting reporters. proves she's in a lane of her own at MTV VMAs, 29 Aug 2016 12:49:30 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Beyonce proved once again she is the contemporary rock star, and she used the MTV Video Music Awards stage to showcase her skills and outshine her peers, from Rihanna to Britney Spears. family goes hiking in national park in Virginia, 29 Aug 2016 14:17:15 GMTTRIANGLE, Va. (AP) — President Barack Obama and the first family are hiking at Prince William Forest Park in Virginia. Their visit Sunday comes as the National Park Service's celebrates its centennial. Blanchett and Josh Groban lead Broadway's fall season, 29 Aug 2016 13:17:22 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — "Cats" is back on Broadway, purring along. "Hamilton" tickets are still hard to get. What else is new this fall? Some big celebrities are coming, including Cate Blanchett, Diane Lane, Janet McTeer, Josh Groban and Liev Schreiber. Some old writers are also showing up, like Anton Chekhov and Leo Tolstoy. Here's a look at some highlights of the first half of the 2016-17 Broadway season: scheduled for brother accused of impersonating twin, 29 Aug 2016 13:07:20 GMTPITTSBURGH (AP) — The brother of Pennsylvania twins whom welfare caseworkers haven't been able to locate for 10 years is scheduled for a preliminary hearing. Washington: 'Two pregnancies have been very different', 29 Aug 2016 13:03:40 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — "Scandal" creator Shonda Rhimes didn't know that star Kerry Washington had another baby on the way when a less-is-more plan was put in place for season six of the political thriller. Canadians charged in Sydney in $23 million cocaine case, 29 Aug 2016 13:01:44 GMTSYDNEY (AP) — Three Canadian cruise ship passengers were charged with drug smuggling Monday after Sydney police allegedly found 95 kilograms (209 pounds) of cocaine in their cabin luggage. consumer spending posts slower growth in July, 29 Aug 2016 13:02:33 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — American consumers boosted spending at a slower pace in July, while their incomes accelerated slightly.'s Rousseff faces senators, says accusations meritless, 29 Aug 2016 14:16:56 GMTBRASILIA, Brazil (AP) — Fighting to save her job, suspended Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff told senators on Monday that the allegations against her have no merit and that history would judge the country if she is removed from office. will sit through anthem until there's change, 29 Aug 2016 13:45:09 GMTSANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Defiant, and determined to be a conduit for change, Colin Kaepernick plans to sit through the national anthem for as long as he feels is appropriate and until he sees significant progress — specifically when it comes to race relations in the United States. Right Now: Stocks open higher on Wall Street, 29 Aug 2016 13:44:18 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in global financial markets (all times local): motivational feature to take users on virtual hikes, 29 Aug 2016 13:41:55 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Fitbit wants to help you exercise more by making you think you're hiking famous trails instead of your neighborhood. police help evacuate Roma residents from village, 29 Aug 2016 13:31:36 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — Ukrainian police have evacuated a small group of Roma residents from a southern town after villagers ransacked their homes. Latest: LAX back to normal after false report of gunman, 29 Aug 2016 14:14:23 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on false reports of a shooter that led to evacuations at Los Angeles airport (all times local): experts recover giant tusks of rare mammoth breed, 29 Aug 2016 13:46:51 GMTVIENNA (AP) — An Austrian museum team has recovered two giant tusks and other remnants of what experts say are apparently the remains of a rare mammoth breed, after construction crews unearthed them while working on an Austrian freeway. Patriots lineman, dentist, Bill Lenkaitis dies, 29 Aug 2016 13:16:22 GMTFOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Former New England Patriots offensive lineman and team dentist Bill Lenkaitis has died., Germany play down reports of US trade talk failure, 29 Aug 2016 14:02:12 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — Both the European Union's lead negotiator in trade talks with the United States and the spokesman for Germany's chancellor on Monday downplayed assertions that negotiations on the proposed landmark pact have collapsed. Latest: Italy relents, will hold funeral in quake town, 29 Aug 2016 14:04:51 GMTROME (AP) — The Latest on Italy's devastating earthquake (all times local): suicide attack in Yemen kills 54 government fighters, 29 Aug 2016 14:07:11 GMTSANAA, Yemen (AP) — A suicide car bombing claimed by the Islamic State group in Yemen's southern city of Aden on Monday killed at least 54 pro-government recruits, officials said., just go: France doesn't want creatures in schools, 29 Aug 2016 14:12:30 GMTPARIS (AP) — Attention, legendary Pokemon creatures: You may soon be expelled from the schools of France. Latest: Red Cross brings aid to inaccessible Syria area, 29 Aug 2016 13:56:59 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on the developments in the Syrian civil war (all times local): Russia increasingly staging snap military drills, 29 Aug 2016 13:57:54 GMTBUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Russia is increasingly conducting unannounced military exercises, straining its relationship with NATO, the alliance's No. 2 official said Monday. opens into French restaurateur's anti-Muslim tirade, 29 Aug 2016 12:52:18 GMTPARIS (AP) — A French prosecutor has opened an investigation into suspected racial discrimination after two Muslim women said they were ordered out of a restaurant amid tension over France's burkinis controversy. Timor, Australia open talks on maritime border dispute, 29 Aug 2016 13:09:04 GMTTHE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — East Timor and Australia opened conciliation talks Monday in their bitter legal battle to set a permanent maritime boundary that will carve up billions of dollars in oil and gas reserves underneath the seabed. plans major ad buy after weeks of being outspent, 29 Aug 2016 13:39:29 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump's campaign is making its biggest ad buy to date, with plans to spend upward of $10 million on commercials airing over the next week or so. Interview: Tokyo leader vows Olympics, policy leadership, 29 Aug 2016 13:53:18 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Tokyo's first female governor said Monday she will use her platform to host a cost-efficient and environmentally friendly 2020 Olympics and push a women's rights agenda that she hopes will be a model for Japan's central government. Germany wrong to criticize anti-migrant EU partners, 29 Aug 2016 13:17:44 GMTWARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland says German Chancellor Angela Merkel is wrong to criticize European Union partners who are refusing to give refugee protection to Muslims. set fire to Belgian crime lab, sparking bomb scare, 29 Aug 2016 13:06:50 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — Attackers rammed a car through the gates of Belgium's crime institute early Monday and set fire to a lab containing crime scene samples, apparently in an effort to destroy evidence, Brussels prosecutors said.'s at center of race, gun debate on 2 Charleston cases, 29 Aug 2016 13:58:46 GMTCHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Andy Savage keeps in his law office a sealed plastic bag with the blood-splattered clothes that Felicia Sanders wore sheltering her granddaughter from a fusillade of bullets that killed nine black parishioners at Charleston's Emanuel AME Church. launching cheaper, generic version of EpiPen, 29 Aug 2016 12:53:33 GMTMylan will start selling a cheaper version of its EpiPen after absorbing waves of criticism over a list price for the emergency allergy treatment that has grown to $608 for a two-pack, making it unaffordable for many patients without insurance or with high-deductible coverage. and Rihanna most tweeted topics during MTV VMAs, 29 Aug 2016 14:08:52 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Beyonce and Rihanna earned more than awards during Sunday night's MTV Music Video Awards. a set off Serena, McHale aims for US Open success, 29 Aug 2016 13:17:14 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Since Christina McHale won a first-set tiebreaker against her idol Serena Williams at Wimbledon last month, she's played three tournaments and World Team Tennis to prepare for the U.S. Open. to raise sea feud ruling against Chinese wishes, 29 Aug 2016 13:22:53 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte told China's ambassador Monday that he will not immediately press Beijing to comply with an international tribunal's ruling that invalidated Chinese territorial claims in the South China Sea, but would do so in the future. drought, drones help California farmers save every drop, 29 Aug 2016 13:58:01 GMTLOS BANOS, Calif. (AP) — A drone whirred to life in a cloud of dust, then shot hundreds of feet skyward for a bird's-eye view of a vast tomato field in California's Central Valley, the nation's most productive farming region. Intruder smashes through window, attacks residents, 29 Aug 2016 13:53:01 GMTSTUART, Fla. (AP) — A 19-year-old man is accused of smashing through the front window of a Florida home and attacking a woman and her son early Sunday morning.'s cousin's death part of uptick in Chicago gun violence, 29 Aug 2016 14:11:21 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — The fatal shooting of NBA star Dwyane Wade's cousin in Chicago is part of a sharp uptick in gun violence in the nation's third-largest city this year. Among the other innocent people caught in crossfire have been young children playing outside and a father paying bills at his kitchen table. Latest: Syrian Kurdish forces to give up some ground, 29 Aug 2016 13:49:07 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on the developments in the Syrian civil war (all times local): cease-fire taking effect in Colombia under accord, 29 Aug 2016 12:53:55 GMTBOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — A permanent cease-fire took effect in Colombia on Monday, a major step in bringing an end to 52 years of bloody combat between the government and the country's biggest rebel group. bike: German eyes world record for heavy pedaling, 29 Aug 2016 13:09:58 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Using giant tires from an industrial fertilizer spreader and scrap steel, a German man has built a bicycle weighing 940 kilograms (2,072 pounds) that he plans to pedal into the record books as the world's heaviest rideable bike. president says no genocide in his bloody drug war, 29 Aug 2016 13:14:44 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte defended his bloody anti-drug campaign on Monday, saying the nearly 1,800 deaths in two months didn't compare with brutality in Syria or atrocities committed by Islamic State group extremists. Iraqi soldier charged with war crimes by Germany, 29 Aug 2016 13:45:14 GMTBERLIN (AP) — German prosecutors say they have charged a former Iraqi soldier with war crimes on allegations he posed for a photo holding the severed heads of two Islamic State fighters killed in combat. post from Michael Phelps fan with autism inspires, 29 Aug 2016 13:28:25 GMTBALTIMORE (AP) — A Michael Phelps fan who has autism has become an inspiration on his own after sharing his dream of competing in the Olympics one day on the swimmer's Facebook page.