FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 01 Dec 2015 08:27:10 -08:00Southern California man dies in crash hours after good deed, 01 Dec 2015 15:26:53 GMTSAN DIEGO (AP) — A San Diego-area woman is working to honor the memory of a stranger who died hours after he paid for her groceries and asked her to "pay it forward.", Germany, Canada call on world to put price on carbon, 01 Dec 2015 16:11:16 GMTLE BOURGET, France (AP) — One of the smartest ways to fight global warming is putting a price on carbon dioxide pollution, according to key world leaders at the international climate summit, including U.S. President Barack Obama. gets life in prison for hacking grandfather to death, 01 Dec 2015 15:43:56 GMTMUSKEGON, Mich. (AP) — A Michigan man convicted of first-degree murder in the hacking and bludgeoning of his 71-year-old grandfather has been sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole. reached in Syrian city of Homs for fighters to leave, 01 Dec 2015 15:24:58 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — An opposition monitoring group and a Syrian official say a deal has been reached for thousands of insurgents to leave the last opposition-held neighborhood in the central city of Homs. grasps for hope as coal jobs fade, 01 Dec 2015 15:41:18 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The seams of coal in some of Eddie Asbury's mines in McDowell County are so thin workers can barely squeeze down them. They enter on carts nearly flat on their backs, the roof of the mine coursing by just a few inches in front of their faces. They don't stand up all day. NTV television: Explosion at Istanbul subway station causes injuries, 01 Dec 2015 15:52:31 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkish NTV television: Explosion at Istanbul subway station causes injuries. for Jewish tombs lost in WWII brings back heritage, 01 Dec 2015 16:09:19 GMTPROSTEJOV, Czech Republic (AP) — There was no mistaking what the stone slab was, only the spot where it lay was somehow not fitting. Instead of marking a place of the departed, the tombstone served as a doormat to a henhouse in a small Czech village. Classes resume at University of Chicago after threat, 01 Dec 2015 16:18:31 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — The latest on the aftermath of the shooting of a black teenager by a white Chicago police officer and an online threat that prompted the University of Chicago to cancel classes for a day (all times local): considers requiring search warrant to get old emails, 01 Dec 2015 15:54:59 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Lawmakers are considering making it harder for government investigators to get copies of people's old emails. refugees become issue in Illinois Senate race, 01 Dec 2015 16:00:23 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A Republican senator in a tough re-election race is attacking his top Democratic rival for supporting more Syrian refugees in the U.S., marking the issue's first appearance in Senate campaign advertising. higher, livestock mixed, 01 Dec 2015 15:52:05 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Grain futures were higher Tuesday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade. says Russia may finally come around on Assad's future, 01 Dec 2015 15:11:53 GMTPARIS (AP) — President Barack Obama expressed optimism Tuesday that Russia will ultimately come around on the need for Syrian President Bashar Assad to leave power to end his country's long civil war, but warned the turnaround would not come overnight.'s economic downturn deepens with further GDP drop, 01 Dec 2015 15:58:52 GMTRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazil's government says Latin America's largest economy has shrunk even more than expected. high court overturns death sentence in beating death, 01 Dec 2015 16:11:38 GMTCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A condemned killer's troubled childhood, which included learning the drug trade from his mother, outweigh the brutal nature of crime, a divided Ohio Supreme Court ruled Tuesday in overturning the man's death sentence. court declares Auschwitz suspect fit for trial, 01 Dec 2015 15:42:26 GMTBERLIN (AP) — A German appeals court has reversed a lower court's decision that a 95-year-old former SS sergeant who served as a medic in the Auschwitz death camp isn't fit for trial. delays federal trial in Charleston church shooting, 01 Dec 2015 16:13:05 GMTCHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — A federal judge has again delayed a trial for a man accused of shooting and killing nine people at a church in Charleston. says Israel acts in Syria 'from time to time', 01 Dec 2015 14:59:05 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — Israel's prime minister has acknowledged his country operates occasionally in Syria to prevent weapons from being delivered to Israel's enemies. factory activity drops in Nov.; first decline in 3 years, 01 Dec 2015 16:00:17 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. factory activity plummeted last month to the lowest level in more than six years, with a stronger dollar and low oil prices cutting new orders and hurting production. Latest on Freddie Gray: Jury selection in officer trial, 01 Dec 2015 14:55:06 GMTBALTIMORE (AP) — The latest on the trial of a police officer accused in the death of Freddie Gray, a 25-year-old black man who suffered a spinal injury in the back of a transport van (all times local): experts: passageway may lead to Aztec ruler's tomb, 01 Dec 2015 15:27:18 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — A Mexican government archaeologist says his team has found a tunnel-like passageway that apparently leads to two sealed chambers in Mexico's Templo Mayor complex. It's the latest chapter in the search for the as-yet undiscovered tomb of an Aztec ruler. cop disinvited from 2nd city, blasts NAACP head, 01 Dec 2015 16:14:20 GMTPROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — A second city has withdrawn its invitation for Rhode Island's "Dancing Cop" to direct traffic because of his activism against the Black Lives Matter movement. end Californian's lawsuit against Austrian railway, 01 Dec 2015 15:08:18 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A unanimous Supreme Court has ruled against a California woman who wanted to use American courts to sue the state-owned Austrian railway for grievous injuries she suffered while boarding a train in Innsbruck, Austria. shooting in downtown Atlanta leaves 1 man dead, 01 Dec 2015 14:50:10 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Police officers ducked behind cars as gunshots whizzed through a busy part of downtown Atlanta, where authorities say the gunbattle left one man dead Monday night. construction spending jumps to 8-year high, lifted by home building, federal government, 01 Dec 2015 15:03:15 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — US construction spending jumps to 8-year high, lifted by home building, federal government. court charges top officials in Serb nationalist party, 01 Dec 2015 15:13:50 GMTTHE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — United Nations prosecutors have unsealed an arrest warrant that charges three senior officials in a Serbian nationalist political party with contempt of court for allegedly interfering with witnesses. stocks open higher, led by banks and industrials, 01 Dec 2015 15:20:28 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks moved broadly higher on Tuesday, helped by improving economic data from Japan and Europe as well as hopes for the European Central Bank expanding its stimulus program. Banks and industrial companies led the gains, helped by the prospect of higher interest rates and growth in manufacturing. Drug maker was focused on profits, not patients, 01 Dec 2015 16:19:00 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The makers of a breakthrough drug for hepatitis C put profits before patients in pricing the $1,000 pill that cures the liver-wasting disease, Senate investigators said Tuesday. Ex-security adviser detained over missing billions, 01 Dec 2015 16:15:34 GMTLAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — Agents from Nigeria's intelligence and financial crimes agencies have detained the former presidential security adviser and several others over missing billions of dollars meant to buy weapons to fight Boko Haram. says parts of climate deal must be legally binding, 01 Dec 2015 16:15:30 GMTPARIS (AP) — Parts of a global climate agreement being hammered out in Paris should be legally binding, President Barack Obama said Tuesday. His declaration was both a boost to climate negotiators seeking a tough accord and a challenge to Republican senators, many of whom don't believe that global warming is real. chief: US expanding special operations force in Iraq, 01 Dec 2015 15:56:50 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Defense Secretary Ash Carter says the U.S. is expanding the U.S. special operations force in Iraq to help Iraqi and Kurdish forces fight Islamic State militants. Bryan, Demi Lovato, Wiz Khalifa join NYE show, 01 Dec 2015 16:17:55 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Luke Bryan, Demi Lovato, Wiz Khalifa and Charlie Puth will help count down to 2016 on "Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve With Ryan Seacrest" in New York City's Times Square. Blast at Istanbul subway station causes injuries, 01 Dec 2015 16:01:39 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey's private NTV television says an explosion at an Istanbul metro station has caused some injuries. brings EDM, hip-hop and indie rock stars to New Orleans, 01 Dec 2015 15:10:21 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — Heading into its fifth year, the Buku Music + Art Project remains on the cutting edge of entertainment as it fuses electronic dance music, hip-hop and indie rock in a city famous for its music celebrations. construction spending rises to highest level in 8 years, 01 Dec 2015 16:14:57 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. construction spending jumped in October, fueled by solid gains in home building and the largest increase in federal construction in nine years. woman tapes free coats to light poles for the needy, 01 Dec 2015 15:57:16 GMTPORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A woman in Portland, Maine, is starting a campaign to encourage people to tape free coats to light poles to help the needy this winter. offensive coordinator Frost is new UCF coach, 01 Dec 2015 15:49:20 GMTORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Central Florida went west to find its next football coach. deploys police to restore order in Islamic suburb, 01 Dec 2015 15:16:12 GMTBAKU, Azerbaijan (AP) — Law-enforcement agencies in Azerbaijan have launched a special operation to quiet mounting unrest in a heavily Islamic suburb of the capital that has left seven people dead.'l NY Times' Thai printer refuses to run front-page story, 01 Dec 2015 14:56:33 GMTBANGKOK (AP) — The printer of the International New York Times in Thailand refused to print an article portraying a gloomy outlook for the country, leaving in its place a large blank space at the center of Tuesday's front page.'s Cameron pledges vigorous debate on Syria strikes, 01 Dec 2015 15:14:17 GMTLONDON (AP) — Britain's Prime Minister has promised a 10½-hour parliamentary debate on whether Britain should launch airstrikes in Syria as he presented the motion outlining his case for attacking Islamic State militants. of ex-speaker sends NY politics into turmoil, 01 Dec 2015 16:10:26 GMTALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The conviction of former Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver has shaken New York politics down to the granite foundations of the state Capitol, provoking fresh calls to overhaul a system that has stubbornly clung to its long history of corruption., Fiat Chrysler sales up in November, but Ford was flat, 01 Dec 2015 14:49:41 GMTDETROIT (AP) — November used to be a slow month for U.S. car sales. Not anymore. California water savings take a dip in October, 01 Dec 2015 16:18:31 GMTFRESNO, Calif. (AP) — California's latest water conservation numbers may not appear as impressive as in past months, but residents are exceeding a long-term order to use less during the historic drought, a state official said. Latest: Man killed in Atlanta gunfight is identified, 01 Dec 2015 16:10:15 GMTATLANTA (AP) — The latest on the gun battle involving police in downtown Atlanta that left one man dead (all times local): NATO to invite Montenegro to join alliance, 01 Dec 2015 14:52:01 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — Foreign ministers from NATO countries were expected to invite Montenegro to join the military alliance despite Russia's objection to the move, diplomats said, the latest sign of discord between the West and Moscow even as they both battle the Islamic State group in Syria and Iraq. accused of taking Alabama boy pleads not guilty, 01 Dec 2015 15:39:17 GMTCLEVELAND (AP) — A man accused of taking his 5-year-old son from Alabama in 2002 and creating a life for them in Ohio under new identities pleaded not guilty to kidnapping and other charges Tuesday in Cleveland. lottery worker sentenced for stealing instant tickets, 01 Dec 2015 16:07:14 GMTYOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — A former Ohio Lottery Commission employee has been sentenced to probation for stealing $115,000 in instant lottery tickets and cashing in winners. asks for $3bn IMF loan, hints at economic reforms, 01 Dec 2015 16:03:17 GMTMINSK, Belarus (AP) — Belarus says it wants a $3 billion loan for 10 years from the International Monetary Fund and is considering some economic reforms. police tears-gas protest against corruption, 01 Dec 2015 15:44:25 GMTNAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — A Kenyan activist says police have tear-gassed a peaceful demonstration in support of government action against corruption. CEO terms ACA exchange growth a 'bad decision', 01 Dec 2015 15:24:01 GMTUnitedHealth CEO Stephen Hemsley says the nation's biggest health insurer made a bad decision when it dove deeper into the Affordable Care Act's public insurance exchanges this year. deliberate 7th day in ex-coal CEO Blankenship trial, 01 Dec 2015 15:55:50 GMTCHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Jurors have begun their seventh full day of deliberations in the trial of ex-Massey Energy CEO Don Blankenship.