FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Tue, 22 Aug 2017 15:22:05 -07:00Feds review annual whaling quotas for Alaska Native huntershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/96210655414b419e952251c6394025a9Tue, 22 Aug 2017 21:10:30 GMTANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Federal officials are reviewing annual quotas for 11 Alaska Native villages whose subsistence hunters are authorized to harvest bowhead whales.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/96210655414b419e952251c6394025a9North Carolina county commissioner calls slaves 'workers'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9e91f3ee864b47ba97c0a4b4ac10ff46Tue, 22 Aug 2017 22:06:48 GMTGRAHAM, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina county commissioner referred to slaves as "workers" during a discussion on removing a Confederate statue.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9e91f3ee864b47ba97c0a4b4ac10ff46Russia says European leaders support truce in east Ukrainehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/77e42793fa0948e7ba537c2b7d1e7cbbTue, 22 Aug 2017 21:47:50 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — The Kremlin says the leaders of Russia, Ukraine, Germany and France have spoken in support of a new attempt to secure a lasting cease-fire for eastern Ukraine.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/77e42793fa0948e7ba537c2b7d1e7cbbGlam shot gets ugly: Mnuchin wife touts style, slams critichttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a7ae67f43ee04bd6a451f3c60fb33774Tue, 22 Aug 2017 21:53:41 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — It was a glam shot that got ugly.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a7ae67f43ee04bd6a451f3c60fb33774To E or not to E _ USC didn't in spelling Shakespeare's namehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d7db5b52cb374bc8b7138f5823489f54Tue, 22 Aug 2017 21:05:47 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Visitors to the University of Southern California might be muttering, "What fools these mortals be," as they stroll past a statue of the legendary queen of Troy and notice William Shakespeare's name seemingly misspelled at the base.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d7db5b52cb374bc8b7138f5823489f542 dead after personal watercraft crashes near Miami beachhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ef5967a3c07b4668b5a754a3b98dc762Tue, 22 Aug 2017 21:10:55 GMTMIAMI (AP) — Two tourists are dead after their personal watercraft crashed into a bridge in a Florida bay near Miami Beach.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ef5967a3c07b4668b5a754a3b98dc762How major US stock market indexes fared Tuesdayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/834093af984f4f88849e52b721e467a7Tue, 22 Aug 2017 20:51:06 GMTStocks around the world jumped on Tuesday, and the Standard & Poor's 500 had its fourth-biggest gain of the year, as markets put a shaky last couple of weeks further behind them.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/834093af984f4f88849e52b721e467a7Rauner says no comment on political cartoon as 'white male'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/85189a8af67b497d82caf591bf41e4b5Tue, 22 Aug 2017 20:59:11 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner is sidestepping comment on a political cartoon critics have called racist, saying he doesn't have anything to add to the discussion "as a white male."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/85189a8af67b497d82caf591bf41e4b5The Latest: Minnesota mom of slain girl says family grievinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a6ca9deba1b046e49311a89a8e73b627Tue, 22 Aug 2017 22:02:40 GMTTHEODOSIA, Mo. (AP) — The Latest on a 16-year-old girl whose burned remains were found in rural Missouri (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a6ca9deba1b046e49311a89a8e73b627Court: Day laborers have 1st Amendment right to solicit jobshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/74ba775bb1134d7886976666c619be64Tue, 22 Aug 2017 21:43:21 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A federal appeals court says day laborers in a Long Island town have a First Amendment right to solicit passing drivers for jobs.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/74ba775bb1134d7886976666c619be64It goes to 11: Florida lab sets new magnet strength recordhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d1ddad62e86f4a118a54e5ec41c53410Tue, 22 Aug 2017 21:55:36 GMTTALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Engineers at a lab in Florida have been working quietly for the last two and a half years on building the most powerful magnet in the world.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d1ddad62e86f4a118a54e5ec41c53410NC State dismisses 2 players, suspends 3 for misconducthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/87366cd52f644f6f9fe9f985ac49f788Tue, 22 Aug 2017 21:27:49 GMTRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina State coach Dave Doeren has dismissed two players from the team and suspended three others for violating athletics department and team rules pertaining to marijuana and alcohol.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/87366cd52f644f6f9fe9f985ac49f78832 letters filed in support of prof charged in Chicago deathhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9c7dfb0533f84fb8b0cbc4648881623bTue, 22 Aug 2017 21:00:43 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — More than 30 colleagues and friends of a former Northwestern University professor charged in the brutal stabbing death of a 26-year-old man wrote letters supporting him both as a friend and a scientist whose research included academic work on the bacteria that cause plague.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9c7dfb0533f84fb8b0cbc4648881623bHead knocked off Confederate soldier statue in Ohio cemeteryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/808e7aeb5c9844dfbcb317d011297143Tue, 22 Aug 2017 20:54:40 GMTCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Police say a Confederate soldier statue at a cemetery in Ohio has been damaged by vandals who took its head.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/808e7aeb5c9844dfbcb317d011297143California officials say county should handle judge's recallhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/618e9538ca354e80b0517845bfd84385Tue, 22 Aug 2017 22:10:14 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — California's secretary of state said in a court filing Tuesday it supports campaign officials' position that the recall of a judge for his handling of a sexual assault case should be handled by county and not state elections officials.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/618e9538ca354e80b0517845bfd84385Business Highlightshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5ad6e7d2e99240048469be36f02d59eeTue, 22 Aug 2017 22:09:56 GMT___http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5ad6e7d2e99240048469be36f02d59eeBourbon, pizzas and now spaghetti sauce cover Arkansas roadshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/636293ae283640029fc8501dfb7bc825Tue, 22 Aug 2017 21:38:37 GMTCAMDEN, Ark. (AP) — It's a smorgasbord on Arkansas highways, with the third food spill in as many weeks.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/636293ae283640029fc8501dfb7bc825White House renews request for privacy for Trump's young sonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9a912da598a841909564a56cbfd01370Tue, 22 Aug 2017 20:45:46 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The White House on Tuesday renewed its request to the news media for privacy for President Donald Trump's young son, Barron, after a conservative news and opinion website criticized the casual attire he wore home after the family's summer vacation.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9a912da598a841909564a56cbfd01370Stop, dogs, stop! Nine Florida K-9 officers caught speedinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a6fe83f67d534773963de4e7a6c22466Tue, 22 Aug 2017 22:09:37 GMTLAKELAND, Fla. (AP) — Nine Florida police officers have been suspended after driving at very high speeds during a trip to a police dog competition.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a6fe83f67d534773963de4e7a6c22466Colorado: No online oil, gas pipeline map after fatal blasthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/73dc7c44231e4f3dad440521a6608ee7Tue, 22 Aug 2017 20:59:47 GMTDENVER (AP) — Colorado will not offer an online map of oil and gas pipelines in the wake of a fatal house explosion blamed on a gas leak, Gov. John Hickenlooper said Tuesday, citing concerns about security and theft.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/73dc7c44231e4f3dad440521a6608ee7Iowa computer programmer gets 25 years for lottery scamhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9752bc92553f4e3f8c0e1568aa1c366cTue, 22 Aug 2017 21:49:37 GMTDES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A former lottery computer programmer who admitted to rigging computers to enable him to pick winning numbers and cheat four states out of $2.2 million in several lottery games over six years was sentenced to up to 25 years in prison in Iowa on Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9752bc92553f4e3f8c0e1568aa1c366cTrump isn't expected to pardon Joe Arpaio on Tuesdayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a8d967d345e641009c32df349dccded5Tue, 22 Aug 2017 22:00:30 GMTPHOENIX (AP) — President Donald Trump isn't expected to take action Tuesday on a possible pardon of former Sheriff Joe Arpaio's conviction for intentionally disobeying a judge's order in an immigration case.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a8d967d345e641009c32df349dccded5The Latest: Teen dies at high school football practicehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a2c828e305364fedbe8914443c5e870cTue, 22 Aug 2017 20:49:23 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on death of high school boy during football practice (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a2c828e305364fedbe8914443c5e870cPolitical football: Patriots gave Trump a Super Bowl ringhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e41ac34a8b3944988656a6e9fcbf3c9fTue, 22 Aug 2017 21:39:19 GMTBOSTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has a Super Bowl championship ring — just like Vladimir Putin.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e41ac34a8b3944988656a6e9fcbf3c9fUS cuts, delays $300 million in aid to Egypt, citing rightshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/89cba47163214012a7af5d625a41e4d1Tue, 22 Aug 2017 21:31:53 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration on Tuesday cut nearly $100 million in military and economic aid to Egypt and delayed almost $200 million more in military financing to Egypt, pending human rights improvements and action to ease harsh restrictions on civic and other non-governmental groups. The moves underscore the administration's delicate diplomacy with Egypt, which has been widely criticized for its rights record and yet is a staunch counterterrorism partner.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/89cba47163214012a7af5d625a41e4d1The Latest: Virginia hotel removes portrait of Gen. Leehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/88f9f804e2574de487abb0dc9643c85aTue, 22 Aug 2017 21:51:27 GMTThe Latest on efforts to remove Confederate monuments and the nationwide fallout from a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/88f9f804e2574de487abb0dc9643c85aProposed ban on Harvard social groups draws faculty pushbackhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5afe4d1f19274759b1e21a0d6d225704Tue, 22 Aug 2017 20:56:30 GMTCAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — Some Harvard University professors are fighting a proposal that would ban all fraternities and single-gender clubs on campus.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5afe4d1f19274759b1e21a0d6d225704Former tropical storm could re-emerge, threaten Texas coasthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c0e5a7dd15c04804a1df88ec497cfec9Tue, 22 Aug 2017 20:50:50 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — Forecasters say resurgent remnants of Tropical Storm Harvey could threaten Texas late this week.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c0e5a7dd15c04804a1df88ec497cfec9Walker aides assure legislators Foxconn will change economyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6062607c45c94d3ca95cd6203f129b4dTue, 22 Aug 2017 21:24:29 GMTMADISON, Wis. (AP) — Gov. Scott Walker's top aides offered legislators another round of assurances Tuesday that a Foxconn Technology Group plant in southeastern Wisconsin would transform the state's economy but promised the company would lose out on state incentives if it doesn't deliver.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6062607c45c94d3ca95cd6203f129b4dAuto theft suspect arrested after stopping to watch eclipsehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7b696a3eb5584c97bc1b6e354e56c433Tue, 22 Aug 2017 21:02:02 GMTORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Authorities in Florida say an auto theft suspect who wanted to watch the moon blot out the sun instead has a blot on his record.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7b696a3eb5584c97bc1b6e354e56c433Commuter train crashes into parked train, injuring dozenshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8a174e19da6f42ca988829b35593a501Tue, 22 Aug 2017 20:50:19 GMTUPPER DARBY, Pa. (AP) — A commuter train crashed into a parked train at a suburban Philadelphia terminal early Tuesday, injuring dozens of passengers and the train's operator, a transit spokeswoman said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8a174e19da6f42ca988829b35593a501Authorities eye immigration status of children found at secthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fd7c77b684f34f2789e27b1392581b08Tue, 22 Aug 2017 22:14:19 GMTALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Authorities investigating a paramilitary Christian sect for child sexual abuse say they looking into whether the New Mexico group brought children into the country illegally. Former group members say leaders kept them and the children living at sect's compound in "slavery."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fd7c77b684f34f2789e27b1392581b08The Latest: Trump greets Marines in 106-degree Yumahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8407c19beab2464caef2990d658d2a9aTue, 22 Aug 2017 22:08:47 GMTYUMA, Ariz. (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's visit to Arizona (all times PDT):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8407c19beab2464caef2990d658d2a9aPolice: Officer kills man who was waving gun aroundhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f7d685b6435f494d8f54c41c4e591a43Tue, 22 Aug 2017 22:10:38 GMTDAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A Florida police officer fatally shot a man who authorities say was waving a gun around in a backyard.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f7d685b6435f494d8f54c41c4e591a43The Latest: White House says no Arpaio pardon plannedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7de9f588a701413781ced38f0cf812eaTue, 22 Aug 2017 21:26:45 GMTYUMA, Ariz. (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's visit to Arizona (all times PDT):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7de9f588a701413781ced38f0cf812eaKansas, Missouri storms lead to water rescues, 1 deathhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b08c8ec2d0094b65b659d2a41549c123Tue, 22 Aug 2017 21:02:56 GMTKANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Authorities blamed flash-flooding Tuesday for the death of a man whose car was swept away by a torrent linked to thunderstorms that pummeled portions of Kansas and Missouri, prompting numerous rescues of stranded motorists and others who scrambled to safety atop a roof and tree.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b08c8ec2d0094b65b659d2a41549c1232 of 4 suspects in Spain attacks held without bail; 1 freedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/648effa1d5864a85aa9f79de05d9c8d9Tue, 22 Aug 2017 21:46:02 GMTMADRID (AP) — A judge ordered two of the four surviving suspects in the extremist attacks in Spain held without bail, another detained for 72 more hours and one freed with restrictions Tuesday after the men appeared in court to answer questions about the events that killed 15 people.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/648effa1d5864a85aa9f79de05d9c8d9Trump returns to immigration issue with Arizona visit, rallyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6129735a85954916b8b9116e28653938Tue, 22 Aug 2017 21:31:03 GMTYUMA, Ariz. (AP) — Fresh off a speech on Afghanistan that moved him in a different direction from many of his core voters, President Donald Trump is highlighting his pledge to combat illegal immigration by visiting a Marine Corps base along the U.S.-Mexico border Tuesday and inspecting a Predator drone used to patrol the region.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6129735a85954916b8b9116e28653938Stocks surge, put shaky few weeks further behind themhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6902cfd72384436980060041798e6cafTue, 22 Aug 2017 20:46:36 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Stocks around the world jumped on Tuesday, and the Standard & Poor's 500 had one of its best days of the year, as markets put a shaky last couple of weeks further behind them.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6902cfd72384436980060041798e6cafReview: In 'Crown Heights' a wrongful conviction in Brooklynhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b899d9c8a1184fd8be09e74095050748Tue, 22 Aug 2017 21:53:28 GMTMatt Ruskin's "Crown Heights" takes its name from the Brooklyn neighborhood, but its story is both more pointedly individual and more broadly national than that suggests.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b899d9c8a1184fd8be09e74095050748Illinois man charged in crash that killed mother, 3 sonshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9ced6c7851904f739eaa46c340701298Tue, 22 Aug 2017 20:54:23 GMTJOLIET, Ill. (AP) — A northern Illinois man who killed a pregnant woman and her three children last month when he crashed his pickup truck into their vehicle has been arrested and charged with felony reckless homicide, authorities announced Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9ced6c7851904f739eaa46c3407012982 of 10 missing US sailors identified after warship crashhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f5ef723fd68546d48b1ff4b2d58cab35Tue, 22 Aug 2017 21:17:18 GMTDETROIT (AP) — Sailors with ties to Michigan and Illinois are among 10 who are missing after a U.S. warship collided with an oil tanker in Southeast Asia.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f5ef723fd68546d48b1ff4b2d58cab35Wisconsin governor touts Foxconn plant at Wisconsin hospitalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c193958736634d4085fcd2768c71ea3cTue, 22 Aug 2017 20:51:53 GMTMADISON, Wis. (AP) — Gov. Scott Walker's top aides offered legislators another round of assurances Tuesday that a Foxconn Technology Group plant in southeastern Wisconsin would transform the state's economy but promised the company would lose out on state incentives if it doesn't deliver.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c193958736634d4085fcd2768c71ea3cIdaho firefighters injured when truck hits gas can, burnshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8b2738d802cd4d97afbd1936d64ac666Tue, 22 Aug 2017 21:08:21 GMTARIMO, Idaho (AP) — A firetruck ran over a gas can and caught fire, sending two Idaho firefighters to a hospital with serious burns as they fought a wildfire threatening homes, authorities said Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8b2738d802cd4d97afbd1936d64ac666Ex-president, ex-CEO are latest snared in Brazil graft probehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/891edc19db97484cbc81dd5632205723Tue, 22 Aug 2017 21:50:51 GMTRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Authorities on Tuesday approved a corruption probe targeting former President Fernando Collor de Mello and filed charges against the ex-CEO of state oil company Petrobras, both signs that a mammoth graft probe roiling the country is far from over.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/891edc19db97484cbc81dd5632205723US defends info request related to Inauguration Day protesthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cf9047ec80f1451d8a64bd17914f3758Tue, 22 Aug 2017 21:51:11 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department is defending its request for information about an anti-Trump website that prosecutors allege was behind destructive Inauguration Day protests.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cf9047ec80f1451d8a64bd17914f3758Indians place Miller on DL, ask NBA's Cavaliers for helphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b1d4f76b9bb946dbaa259e41df65887cTue, 22 Aug 2017 21:49:55 GMTCLEVELAND (AP) — The Indians have asked their next-door neighbors for some help in treating Andrew Miller's sore knee.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b1d4f76b9bb946dbaa259e41df65887cThe Latest: Founder of firm tied to Trump dossier speakshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b3bfdcc0036042e583f75fa4216ca30bTue, 22 Aug 2017 21:20:13 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on investigations into Russia's interference in the 2016 election and possible collusion with the Trump campaign (all times EDT):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b3bfdcc0036042e583f75fa4216ca30bBeckham, Marshall being listed as day to day by Giantshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cc550bbd864143dd913597ffd40a6050Tue, 22 Aug 2017 21:47:56 GMTEAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — The New York Giants apparently can breathe a little easier.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cc550bbd864143dd913597ffd40a6050Thomas Meehan, Tony-winning story writer of 'Annie,' dieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df111dd8bd584b2490e3f0c04f3592dfTue, 22 Aug 2017 22:09:47 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Three-time Tony Award-winning book writer Thomas Meehan, best known for transforming the Little Orphan Annie cartoon strip into the smash Broadway musical "Annie," has died at age 88.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df111dd8bd584b2490e3f0c04f3592df