FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 19 Aug 2017 08:03:17 -07:00Penn State's Franklin 3rd-highest paid coach in Big Ten, 19 Aug 2017 12:45:49 GMTSTATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — Penn State football coach James Franklin has signed a contract extension that guarantees him $34.7 million through 2022, putting him third in average annual compensation in the Big Ten. University says it has removed statue of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee after it was vandalized, 19 Aug 2017 12:19:58 GMTDURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Duke University says it has removed statue of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee after it was vandalized. Latest: Finland: Turku knife attack is likely terror act, 19 Aug 2017 12:37:01 GMTHELSINKI (AP) — The Latest on the deadly stabbing attack in the western Finnish city of Turku (all times local): missing as many countries mourn Barcelona attack victims, 19 Aug 2017 13:29:10 GMTPARIS (AP) — An Italian father who saved his children's lives but lost his own. An American celebrating his first wedding anniversary. A Portuguese woman celebrating her birthday with her granddaughter. These were but a few of the more than 100 people from around the world killed or injured in Barcelona's attacks. asks French why flight was apparently tracked, 19 Aug 2017 13:24:33 GMTLONDON (AP) — Budget carrier Jet2 says it has asked French aviation officials for clarification as to why a flight from Spain to Britain was apparently tracked by military aircraft. Latest: South Africa blocks Air Zimbabwe flight, 19 Aug 2017 13:42:01 GMTJOHANNESBURG (AP) — The Latest on assault allegations against Zimbabwe's first lady (all times local): student managers keep Big Red operation running, 19 Aug 2017 13:56:40 GMTLINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — They spend hours a day with the Nebraska football team. They're given free apparel and have access to tickets. They're on the sidelines for games. hope for renewal in solar eclipse; not all will watch, 19 Aug 2017 14:30:13 GMTFLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — While much of the country gawks at the solar eclipse, Bobbieann Baldwin will be inside with her children, shades drawn. missing in Sierra Leone mudslides likely dead, 19 Aug 2017 13:28:27 GMTFREETOWN, Sierra Leone (AP) — Survivors picking through the debris of Sierra Leone's deadly mudslides were facing the reality Saturday that most, if not all, of the hundreds of people missing are dead, as relief and aid efforts intensified. landslide death toll likely 200, governor says, 19 Aug 2017 12:29:53 GMTGOMA, Congo (AP) — Authorities in northeastern Congo say a landslide earlier this week in Ituri province likely has killed at least 200 people. held for Virginia trooper killed in helicopter crash, 19 Aug 2017 14:50:25 GMTRICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Mourners have gathered for the funeral of a Virginia state trooper who died in the fatal crash of a helicopter that had been monitoring a violent, white nationalist protest in Charlottesville. lore and lure of eclipses: Blood, sex and some snacking, 19 Aug 2017 14:37:20 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — It's not just the skies that get dark when there's a total solar eclipse. So do we., France press manhunt for ringleader in dual attacks, 19 Aug 2017 12:48:31 GMTBARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Authorities in Spain and France pressed the search Saturday for the supposed ringleader of an Islamic extremist cell that carried out vehicle attacks in Barcelona and a seaside resort, as the investigation focused on links among the Moroccan members and the house where they plotted the carnage. Latest: Spanish police excavating terror plot house, 19 Aug 2017 13:52:27 GMTBARCELONA, Spain (AP) — The Latest on the Spain attacks (all times local): Latest: Kennedy Center awards to go on without Trump, 19 Aug 2017 13:52:52 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's decision not to participate in the Kennedy Center arts awards (all times local): Latest: Suspect charged in Florida police shooting, 19 Aug 2017 13:18:27 GMTKISSIMMEE, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on police officers shot in Florida (all times local): to skip Kennedy Center arts awards, 19 Aug 2017 14:01:28 GMTBRIDGEWATER, N.J. (AP) — In a break with tradition, President Donald Trump and the first lady have decided not to participate in events honoring recipients of this year's Kennedy Center Honors arts awards to "allow the honorees to celebrate without any political distraction," the White House announced Saturday. Latest: Spanish royals visit wounded from van attack, 19 Aug 2017 13:01:56 GMTBARCELONA, Spain (AP) — The Latest on the Spain attacks (all times local): Pennsylvania troopers shot, 1 person dead, 19 Aug 2017 13:24:42 GMTFAIRCHANCE, Pa. (AP) — Authorities say two Pennsylvania state troopers have been shot and a suspect killed outside a small-town store, south of Pittsburgh. arrested in killing, wounding of Fla. officers, 19 Aug 2017 14:25:16 GMTKISSIMMEE, Fla. (AP) — A suspect in the fatal shooting of a police officer in Florida and the grave wounding of a sergeant was arrested several hours after the attack in a bar, authorities said Saturday. stabbings 'a likely terror act;' Ties to Spain eyed, 19 Aug 2017 13:59:29 GMTHELSINKI (AP) — The knife attack in western Finland that left two people dead and seven others wounded is "a likely terror act," Finland's intelligence agency said Saturday, while police said Europol was investigating if it had any ties to deadly vehicle attacks in Spain. stores closed in Turkmenistan's capital for a month, 19 Aug 2017 14:33:46 GMTASHGABAT, Turkmenistan (AP) — Liquor stores have been closed down and alcoholic products taken off the shelves of food stores in the capital of Turkmenistan ahead of a major international athletic completion next month. wildlife reserve park devastated by monsoon floods, 19 Aug 2017 12:17:37 GMTGUAHATI, India (AP) — Rising floodwaters have inundated large parts of a famous wildlife reserve park in northeastern India, killing more than 225 animals and forcing hundreds of other animals to flee, the park director said Saturday. Charlottesville, students worry about safety on campus, 19 Aug 2017 14:36:51 GMTCHARLOTTESVILLE, Virginia (AP) — When Carl Valentine dropped off his daughter at the University of Virginia, he had some important advice for the college freshman: Don't forget that you are a minority. Phoenix rally to highlight feisty feud with senator, 19 Aug 2017 13:21:30 GMTPHOENIX (AP) — When President Donald Trump takes the stage this week at a rally in Arizona, the state's junior senator will be nowhere to be seen. But Trump is likely to save some choice words for Sen. Jeff Flake. chief: Suspect in killing of Florida police officer arrested, faces murder charge, 19 Aug 2017 13:10:21 GMTKISSIMMEE, Fla. (AP) — Police chief: Suspect in killing of Florida police officer arrested, faces murder charge. Latest: Counterprotesters arrive ahead of Boston rally, 19 Aug 2017 14:27:37 GMTBOSTON (AP) — The Latest on a conservative rally and counter-demonstration in Boston and around the country (all times local): writer Janusz Glowacki dies at 78, 19 Aug 2017 14:54:16 GMTWARSAW, Poland (AP) — The wife of renowned Polish-U.S. playwright and screenwriter Janusz Glowacki says he has died at 78. Latest: Third Italian confirmed among Barcelona dead, 19 Aug 2017 12:13:17 GMTBARCELONA, Spain (AP) — The Latest on the Spain attacks (all times local):, cradle of liberty, braces for spirited protests, 19 Aug 2017 14:46:45 GMTBOSTON (AP) — Conservative activists and leftist counterprotesters prepared for a confrontation on Boston Common that could draw thousands a week after a demonstration in Virginia turned deadly. separate 500 neo-Nazis, opponents at Berlin protest, 19 Aug 2017 13:56:35 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Some 500 far-right extremists marched Saturday in Berlin in honor of the 30th anniversary of the death of top Nazi Rudolf Hess — and they were separated by hundreds of heavily armed police from an equal number of counter-demonstrators. ticket-buying now easier for fans, not re-sellers, 19 Aug 2017 14:20:12 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — For longtime Bruce Springsteen fan Debbie Elster, there's never been any doubt the competition to get tickets for his upcoming Broadway shows is going to be fierce. Hawking criticizes UK health secretary on service, 19 Aug 2017 14:48:29 GMTLONDON (AP) — Noted physicist Stephen Hawking has criticized Britain's health secretary for what he described as the selective use of scientific studies to support changes in the National Health Service. intelligence agency: Deadly stabbing in western city of Turku was "a likely terror act.", 19 Aug 2017 12:20:55 GMTHELSINKI (AP) — Finnish intelligence agency: Deadly stabbing in western city of Turku was "a likely terror act." Africa mulls fate of Mugabe's wife after assault claim, 19 Aug 2017 14:10:37 GMTJOHANNESBURG (AP) — In a tit-for-tat dispute, Zimbabwe blocked flights by South Africa's government-owned airline on Saturday amid tensions over allegations that Zimbabwe's first lady assaulted a young model at a luxury hotel in Johannesburg. Storm Harvey heads through Caribbean, 19 Aug 2017 12:45:43 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — Tropical Storm Harvey is moving through the Caribbean Sea on a projected course that would have it approaching Central America and the Yucatan Peninsula next week. in eclipse's path seize on ready-made science lesson, 19 Aug 2017 14:39:16 GMTKANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A fourth-grade class at a suburban Kansas City school erupted in wonder when they tried on their solar eclipse glasses for the first time and turned toward the sun for an eclipse "practice." University removes statue of Confederate general, 19 Aug 2017 12:46:57 GMTDURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Duke University removed a statue of Gen. Robert E. Lee early Saturday, days after it was vandalized amid a national debate about monuments to the Confederacy. Latest: Police say Barcelona manhunt on for Moroccan, 19 Aug 2017 12:24:02 GMTBARCELONA, Spain (AP) — The Latest on the Spain attacks (all times local): agents track drone from sky to drugs on the ground, 19 Aug 2017 13:38:32 GMTSAN DIEGO (AP) — A 25-year-old U.S. citizen has been charged with using a drone to smuggle more than 13 pounds (5.9 kilograms) of methamphetamine from Mexico, an unusually large seizure for what is still a novel technique to bring illegal drugs into the United States, authorities said Friday. Latest: Catalan Muslims in suspects' town condemn attack, 19 Aug 2017 13:38:45 GMTBARCELONA, Spain (AP) — The Latest on the Spain attacks (all times local): Smith vaults to lead at US gymnastics championships, 19 Aug 2017 12:27:34 GMTANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Ragan Smith admits it's a little weird to look at the scoreboard during a gymnastics meet and not see Simone Biles' name at the top. derails in northern India, killing at least 5, 19 Aug 2017 14:52:42 GMTLUCKNOW, India (AP) — Officials say six coaches of a passenger train have derailed in northern India, killing five people and injuring at least 30. prof, Oxford staffer extradited to Chicago, 19 Aug 2017 14:44:39 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Two employees of elite universities charged in the fatal stabbing of a 26-year-old hair stylist were returned to Chicago early Saturday to face charges of first-degree murder in the brutal killing. Latest: Trump offers support to Kissimmee PD, 19 Aug 2017 12:49:21 GMTKISSIMMEE, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on police officers shot in Florida (all times local): Latest: 54 people still hospitalized after Spain attacks, 19 Aug 2017 14:28:26 GMTBARCELONA, Spain (AP) — The Latest on the Spain attacks (all times local):, resolve and more security at Charlottesville's temple, 19 Aug 2017 14:39:04 GMTCHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — For Diane Gartner Hillman, the new reality of being Jewish in Charlottesville sank in when she had to leave Congregation Beth Israel through the back door. stabbed in Siberian attack; Russia skeptical of IS claim, 19 Aug 2017 13:49:47 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — A knife-wielding man went on a stabbing rampage Saturday in a Siberian city, wounding seven people before police shot and killed him. police: Stabbing investigated as possible terrorism, 19 Aug 2017 12:09:22 GMTHELSINKI (AP) — A suspect detained for allegedly stabbing two people to death in a knife attack in the western Finnish city of Turku is being investigated for murder with possible terrorist intent, police said Saturday. United thrashes Swansea in 2nd straight 4-0 win, 19 Aug 2017 13:52:45 GMTSWANSEA, Wales (AP) — Manchester United swept to its second straight 4-0 win to start the Premier League season by thrashing Swansea on Saturday, with Romelu Lukaku, Paul Pogba and Anthony Martial all scoring again for Jose Mourinho's side.