FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 10 Feb 2016 18:26:04 -08:002 Texas researchers under fire for Planned Parenthood study, 11 Feb 2016 02:09:15 GMTAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Two state health researchers in Texas are under fire for co-authoring a study suggesting what Republican leaders have long disputed: cuts to Planned Parenthood are restricting access to women's health care. panel in Utah votes to keep sales tax on tampons, 11 Feb 2016 02:13:48 GMTSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A Utah committee of all-male lawmakers has voted to keep the sales tax on tampons and other feminine hygiene products despite an international push to remove it. Guard helps fishermen after boat fire south of Hawaii, 11 Feb 2016 01:35:42 GMTHONOLULU (AP) — A U.S. Coast Guard airplane was heading south of Hawaii on Wednesday to help 42 people who abandoned their fishing vessel after it caught fire. Latest: Bush says he won't blame Obama for problems, 11 Feb 2016 01:39:27 GMTCOLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Here's the latest on the 2016 presidential race as Republican and Democratic candidates head from New Hampshire to South Carolina and beyond. All times local: holds off slumping No. 15 Texas A&M, 63-62, 11 Feb 2016 02:07:55 GMTTUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Retin Obasohan scored 16 points and Alabama held off a big rally from No. 15 Texas A&M for a 63-62 victory Wednesday night, the Aggies' third straight loss. of Texas man shot by police wants public's attention, 11 Feb 2016 00:58:08 GMTDALLAS (AP) — The friend of an unarmed man fatally shot by a San Antonio officer said he will try to keep a spotlight on a case that police are still investigating. deputy prime minister announces retirement, 11 Feb 2016 02:07:31 GMTCANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia's deputy prime minister announced his retirement Thursday, with the prime minister likely to announce a cabinet reshuffle before elections due this year. of events after fatal police shooting in Ferguson, 11 Feb 2016 00:07:23 GMTFERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — A year and a half after a police officer fatally shot an unarmed black 18-year-old in the St. Louis suburb of Ferguson, the U.S. Justice Department has filed a civil rights lawsuit against the city. Here is a timeline of key events that followed the Aug. 9. 2014 shooting of Michael Brown: sues Ferguson after city tries to revise deal, 11 Feb 2016 01:20:30 GMTFERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — The federal government sued Ferguson on Wednesday, one day after the City Council voted to revise an agreement aimed at improving the way police and courts treat poor people and minorities in the St. Louis suburb. suspected of wounding 3 after basketball game arraigned, 11 Feb 2016 01:12:24 GMTMUSKEGON HEIGHTS, Mich. (AP) — A 21-year-old suspect shot and wounded three people, including two students, after a high school basketball game in western Michigan before a sheriff's deputy shot and wounded him, authorities said Wednesday. of man who questioned police shootings dismissed, 11 Feb 2016 01:54:05 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit filed by a former investigator for Chicago's Independent Police Review Authority, which investigates police shootings. reflects on LeBron before final matchup in Cleveland, 11 Feb 2016 00:19:01 GMTCLEVELAND (AP) — Kobe Bryant remembers giving a pair of his sneakers to LeBron James as a gift and offering the teenager some advice. that killed baby likely meant for gang-member father, 11 Feb 2016 01:23:19 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — A 1-year-old girl lying in her crib at home in Compton was struck in the head and killed by a bullet likely meant for her gang-member father, Los Angeles County sheriff's officials said Wednesday. gets an earlier start on knowing Ryder Cup team, 11 Feb 2016 00:21:08 GMTPEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — The U.S. Ryder Cup team traditionally starts to take shape at the Memorial when the top players are invited to one of the cottages at Muirfield Village to be fitted for uniforms. Davis Love III wants to get an earlier start in his second stint as captain. tiger killed by mating partner at Sacramento Zoo, 11 Feb 2016 01:14:26 GMTSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A Sumatran female tiger was killed at the Sacramento Zoo by her mating partner Wednesday after the two felines were put in the same enclosure for breeding, zoo officials said. over health of Guantanamo prisoner in 9/11 case, 11 Feb 2016 02:02:08 GMTMIAMI (AP) — Amnesty International has taken up the cause of a Guantanamo prisoner who is said to be in declining health as he awaits trial for his alleged role in the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attack. governor plans $360M for Flint, infrastructure, 11 Feb 2016 01:07:24 GMTLANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder on Wednesday proposed spending hundreds of millions more dollars to address Flint's water crisis from lead contamination and to update pipes there and across the state — a plan that lawmakers from both parties generally welcomed as moving in the right direction with the proper priorities. House: Scrap drilling revenue sharing with Gulf states, 11 Feb 2016 00:32:48 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — Louisiana's U.S. senators and environmental groups are blasting the White House for proposing to help Alaska deal with rising seas by taking money away from similar efforts along the Gulf Coast. police shooting case goes to prosecutors, 11 Feb 2016 01:45:21 GMTMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota authorities announced Wednesday that they have completed their investigation into the November fatal shooting of a black man by Minneapolis police officers, and prosecutors are now reviewing the case for possible charges. Jackson to wait until March to decide on Rio Games, 11 Feb 2016 01:15:36 GMTMELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Former WNBA MVP Lauren Jackson will wait until March to make a final decision on whether to play in her fifth Olympics for Australia. innocents spend time in jail for new TV show, 11 Feb 2016 01:20:47 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Seven innocent civilians agreed to spend two months in an Indiana jail and have their experiences filmed for an A&E Network series, "60 Days In," that will air starting next month. N. Korean leader Kim had his military chief executed, 11 Feb 2016 01:57:29 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea says North Korean leader Kim Jong Un had his military chief executed for corruption. snow causes havoc again with Iditarod, 11 Feb 2016 01:55:40 GMTWASILLA, Alaska (AP) — Another low snow year in Alaska is playing havoc with the world's most famous sled dog race, at least for the start. killed in shooting at Alabama law firm, accounting office, 11 Feb 2016 02:16:35 GMTHAMILTON, Ala. (AP) — A gunman fatally shot two people, one a former business partner, at a law firm and a nearby accountant's office in western Alabama on Wednesday morning, authorities said. people killed in Tulare County small plane crash, 11 Feb 2016 02:03:44 GMTSPRINGVILLE, Calif. (AP) — Officials say two people were killed when a single-engine plane crashed near Springville in Tulare County. Car-locking systems stopped 1.77 million drunk drivers, 11 Feb 2016 02:08:34 GMTANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Car-locking systems have stopped more than 1.77 million people from driving drunk since states first passed laws requiring offenders to install them in 1999, Mothers Against Drunk Driving said in a first-of-its-kind report on the devices nationwide. Latest: Sheriff: 67-year-old man killed 2 deputies, 11 Feb 2016 00:53:23 GMTABINGDON, Md. (AP) — The Latest on the shooting of two sheriff's deputies and another person (all times local): Things to Know for Thursday, 11 Feb 2016 02:02:43 GMTYour daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Thursday: Guillen to manage in native Venezuela next winter, 11 Feb 2016 01:37:21 GMTCARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Ozzie Guillen, who led the Chicago White Sox to the 2005 World Series title, was hired Wednesday to manage the La Guaira Sharks of the Venezuelan Winter League next offseason. over gallery's fake paintings ends with settlement, 11 Feb 2016 00:47:32 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A civil trial exposing the ugly underbelly of New York's art world ended with a settlement just as the once highly respected president of a gallery was to testify Wednesday about selling forged fakes of modern masters for millions of dollars. co-founder is bringing us an even nerdier 'Comic Con', 11 Feb 2016 01:59:21 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak had a front row seat as the personal computer began to reshape society. So it made perfect sense to him to bring a convention meshing technology with pop culture to Silicon Valley.'s 4Q net loss doubles but shares up on outlook, 11 Feb 2016 00:29:59 GMTDETROIT (AP) — Tesla Motors posted its 11th straight quarterly loss Wednesday, and its results badly missed Wall Street's forecasts. But the electric car maker's shares soared anyway on news that its lower-priced Model 3 sedan is on schedule to be released next year. seeks input for cancer 'moonshot' at Duke University, 11 Feb 2016 00:25:12 GMTDURHAM, N.C. (AP) — With an ambitious funding request pending before Congress, Vice President Joe Biden sought Wednesday to fill out the White House's cancer "moonshot" with input from doctors and researchers at a hub for medical innovation. deputies, suspect dead in suburban shopping area gunfire, 11 Feb 2016 00:58:33 GMTABINGDON, Md. (AP) — A gunman fatally shot a sheriff's deputy inside a crowded restaurant at lunchtime Wednesday and killed another deputy in a shootout nearby, authorities and witnesses said. Latest: Ex-sheriff's attorney to ask for no prison time, 11 Feb 2016 00:21:15 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on former Los Angeles County Sheriff Lee Baca's agreement to plead guilty to lying during a federal probe of corruption at the jails he ran (all times local): to hire infectious disease specialists for Zika, 11 Feb 2016 02:03:27 GMTThe U.S. Olympic Committee will hire two infectious disease specialists to advise potential Olympians worried about the Zika outbreak in Brazil. new order against enforcing Louisiana abortion law, 11 Feb 2016 00:34:50 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — A federal judge in Louisiana has issued a new order blocking the state from enforcing a law that he says would keep most women from getting abortions. Carolina's NCAA academic case stuck in holding pattern, 11 Feb 2016 01:41:37 GMTCHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina's long-running academic fraud scandal case seems stuck in procedural limbo. bus, car collide in Riverside County, injuring 22, 11 Feb 2016 01:18:30 GMTMENIFEE, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say a school bus and a car have collided in Riverside County, injuring 22 people. AD Pat Haden suffers episode of light-headedness, 11 Feb 2016 01:34:58 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Outgoing Southern California athletic director Pat Haden became faint on campus Wednesday and was hospitalized to undergo tests.'s 'Walking Dead' 'stache has its own Twitter account, 11 Feb 2016 01:02:40 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — On "The Walking Dead," Michael Cudlitz's character, Abraham Ford, is known for his bright red hair and distinctive Fu Manchu-like mustache. Jersey Gov. Chris Christie ends 2016 White House bid, 11 Feb 2016 01:27:59 GMTNASHUA, N.H. (AP) — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie dropped out of the race for the Republican nomination for president "without an ounce of regret" on Wednesday, a day after his disappointing sixth-place finish in New Hampshire's primary. Ex-LA sheriff to plead guilty in corruption case, 11 Feb 2016 01:48:37 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Former Los Angeles Sheriff Lee Baca pleaded guilty Wednesday to lying to federal authorities investigating corruption in the department, a probe that tarnished his long career and appeared to trigger his abrupt retirement. upsets 5th-seeded Denis Kudla in Memphis Open., 11 Feb 2016 01:07:48 GMTMEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Kazakhstan's Mikhail Kukushkin upset fifth-seeded Denis Kudla 6-1, 7-5 on Wednesday in the second round of the Memphis Open. Stars Hollow faces back for 'Gilmore Girls' reboot, 11 Feb 2016 00:34:19 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Some familiar Stars Hollow faces will be on hand for the "Gilmore Girls" reboot. begins case in trial against polygamous towns, 11 Feb 2016 00:30:21 GMTPHOENIX (AP) — The mayor of a polygamous town in Utah accused of functioning as an arm of a polygamous church said Wednesday that he has never discriminated based on religion. denies parole to Sirhan, assassin of Robert F. Kennedy, 11 Feb 2016 00:28:55 GMTSAN DIEGO (AP) — For the 15th time, officials denied parole for Sirhan Sirhan, the assassin of Sen. Robert F. Kennedy, after hearing Wednesday from another person who was shot that night and called for Sirhan's release. act: Twitter reports flatlining user growth, 11 Feb 2016 00:24:44 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Twitter set out to build a virtual town square bustling with billions of people. But it's starting to look more like a novelty stand as the masses flock to other services that strike a more personal chord. arrested in 1960 slaying of Texas beauty queen, 11 Feb 2016 01:24:12 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — For more than half a century, the unsolved killing of a young schoolteacher and beauty queen who was last seen at church haunted the Texas city of McAllen. pays woman $820,000 to settle sexual harassment case, 11 Feb 2016 01:01:40 GMTSAN DIEGO (AP) — The Army has paid $820,000 to settle a lawsuit by a former military police trainee who says she was fired after she filed a sexual harassment complaint against a supervisor, defense lawyers said Wednesday.