FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Thu, 29 Sep 2016 17:03:16 -07:00Ortiz honored by Yankees with painting, book of lettershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ec852af938d246dfb518a2a3a695f65eThu, 29 Sep 2016 23:25:54 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — David Ortiz was presented an oil painting of himself and a leather-bound book with handwritten letters from current and former Yankees during a pregame ceremony Thursday night to mark his final game in the Bronx.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ec852af938d246dfb518a2a3a695f65eOctober oil spill milestone: $520 million in seafood claimshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f17e2b7a46f84c958c2b38b77b213d2fThu, 29 Sep 2016 21:26:50 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — The administrator of economic loss claims resulting from the 2010 BP oil spill said Thursday that he expects about $520 million in seafood industry claims to be paid in the Gulf of Mexico states as early as next month.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f17e2b7a46f84c958c2b38b77b213d2fCops release ID of dead suspect in Philly stabbingshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ea3f021004ad48438886e3d9dc5cb53bThu, 29 Sep 2016 22:35:56 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Philadelphia police have identified a man who was shot and killed by officers after he allegedly stabbed two children, including his own son, and attacked three other people.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ea3f021004ad48438886e3d9dc5cb53bWitness says Christie aides prepped bridge case testimonyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ceffb639f5f94c4ab00dae0b22c77f99Thu, 29 Sep 2016 22:52:41 GMTNEWARK, N.J. (AP) — The government's key witness in the George Washington Bridge lane-closing scandal says people close to New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie gathered on a conference call to prep a cover story for the gridlock prosecutors contend was political revenge against a Democratic mayor.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ceffb639f5f94c4ab00dae0b22c77f99David Ortiz given standing ovation in Yankee Stadium finalehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a80a5d22aa4641369516b1552b83c076Thu, 29 Sep 2016 23:49:48 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Boston Red Sox star David Ortiz was given a 30-second standing ovation by fans at Yankee Stadium when he walked to home plate for the first at-bat of his final game in the Bronx.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a80a5d22aa4641369516b1552b83c076Lee Westwood enters Ryder Cup on verge of historyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c95ba1d6e2e94b0b820753adfad25e6fThu, 29 Sep 2016 21:58:15 GMTCHASKA, Minn. (AP) — Over the last two decades of European dominance in the Ryder Cup, perhaps no player has personified the team's seemingly baffling advantage over the Americans more than Lee Westwood.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c95ba1d6e2e94b0b820753adfad25e6fAudit: Take back $3.4M in FEMA money from Mississippi schoolhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9f5c8d2171f24e1895a056f087fff10eThu, 29 Sep 2016 22:17:53 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — Auditors say the Federal Emergency Management Agency should take back nearly all of $3.5 million in grants approved for a church-run school in coastal Mississippi after Hurricane Katrina, though a school official says it actually received $2.8 million.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9f5c8d2171f24e1895a056f087fff10e'Sorry-I-Tased-You' cake doesn't cut it for Florida womanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f00b3455c7d94c0085d80ce858588288Thu, 29 Sep 2016 22:12:55 GMTPENSACOLA, Fla. (AP) — A Florida's woman's lawsuit says a deputy shot her with a stun gun, then apologized with a cake that said, "Sorry I Tased You" in blue frosting.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f00b3455c7d94c0085d80ce858588288The Latest: 'Clean-burning igniter' exploded at Camp Mindenhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b1ccdb63058c4caa9e5d8f2a45752119Thu, 29 Sep 2016 23:06:24 GMTMINDEN, La. (AP) — The Latest on explosion at Camp Minden in northwest Louisiana (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b1ccdb63058c4caa9e5d8f2a45752119The latest: Mayor defends releasing image of shooting videohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8f009f3f05af4ddba5350342b479441dThu, 29 Sep 2016 23:33:24 GMTEL CAJON, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on the fatal shooting of an unarmed black man in El Cajon, California (all times are local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8f009f3f05af4ddba5350342b479441dPrison officials: 2 supervisors, 2 officers hurt in attackhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/99e4f46beebb480a8e8a2da65847b807Thu, 29 Sep 2016 21:33:04 GMTPOLKTON, N.C. (AP) — Authorities in North Carolina say two supervisors were stabbed and two correctional officers sustained other injuries after being attacked at a state prison.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/99e4f46beebb480a8e8a2da65847b807The Latest: Spieth and Reed lead US in opening matchhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9bb5de293e6c4ea39a4c3b773116f8d5Thu, 29 Sep 2016 22:23:41 GMTCHASKA, Minn. (AP) — The Latest on the Ryder Cup (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9bb5de293e6c4ea39a4c3b773116f8d5Tigers, Indians postponed after delay of over 4 hourshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cb0076b0fcf040b181b1ce217213d152Thu, 29 Sep 2016 21:35:13 GMTDETROIT (AP) — Thursday's game between the Detroit Tigers and Cleveland Indians has been postponed because of bad weather, a move that could force the teams to squeeze in a makeup game next week if it needs to be played because of postseason implications.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cb0076b0fcf040b181b1ce217213d152Anthem protest opportunities are limited in college footballhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e90cb7246faf4cf599ae5e66cd2fbc4fThu, 29 Sep 2016 21:28:23 GMTLINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — If Nebraska's Michael Rose-Ivey and teammates want to kneel during the national anthem again, their next opportunity will be the Nov. 5 game at Ohio State.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e90cb7246faf4cf599ae5e66cd2fbc4fBusiness Highlightshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dca5830c2a874550ae77752ac467420fThu, 29 Sep 2016 22:21:14 GMT___http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dca5830c2a874550ae77752ac467420fOrlando police: Lyft driver charged with sexual assaulthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7efa914e916c48998bb514d15a4de11aThu, 29 Sep 2016 21:36:55 GMTORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Orlando police have arrested a Lyft driver on charges of sexually assaulting a customer.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7efa914e916c48998bb514d15a4de11aMore than another call: Chief talks about school shootinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7ca8b36a7c6c4b38a33c20117da0cda8Thu, 29 Sep 2016 23:31:35 GMTTOWNVILLE, S.C. (AP) — When two volunteer firefighters rolled up to an elementary school shooting, they said they found only a wrecked black pickup truck at the playground. There was no gunman, and no one inside the truck.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7ca8b36a7c6c4b38a33c20117da0cda8New Hampshire hotel is home to supersized cathttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c48651850bb1443a82536c11eed0f608Thu, 29 Sep 2016 22:55:40 GMTWATERVILLE VALLEY, N.H. (AP) — Guests at a hotel in New Hampshire can be forgiven for thinking a raccoon is lounging out front.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c48651850bb1443a82536c11eed0f608Vontaze Burfict active for Bengals' game vs Dolphinshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9ac6e19f774d4d388290ddd4a45e68b1Thu, 29 Sep 2016 23:10:33 GMTCINCINNATI (AP) — Linebacker Vontaze Burfict was active Thursday night for the Cincinnati Bengals' game against the Miami Dolphins.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9ac6e19f774d4d388290ddd4a45e68b1Defense secretary: US will sharpen 'military edge' in Asiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8aa36a3d4ff9454c8193730e192a43dfThu, 29 Sep 2016 23:59:15 GMTSAN DIEGO (AP) — Defense Secretary Ash Carter said Thursday the U.S. will "sharpen our military edge" in Asia and the Pacific in order to remain a dominant power in a region feeling the effects of China's rising military might.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8aa36a3d4ff9454c8193730e192a43dfPolice shooting audio appears to back up officer statementshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7b7cd078bdf64de29daece4387fc290aThu, 29 Sep 2016 23:39:08 GMTCHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — A Charlotte, North Carolina, police officer calls for backup, saying he has spotted a man with a gun and a marijuana joint in his SUV. In follow-up radio traffic, the officer says a suspect has been wounded and is lying on the ground.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7b7cd078bdf64de29daece4387fc290aPlan would rename Boston bridge for Sox slugger Ortizhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8180b3a3f44548adb99c257afbd3ef57Thu, 29 Sep 2016 22:46:30 GMTBOSTON (AP) — Massachusetts officials are moving to name a bridge in honor of retiring Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8180b3a3f44548adb99c257afbd3ef57Report says Obama administration failed to follow health lawhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fd53b281e4ec4bb19992ac26ca8ff52dThu, 29 Sep 2016 21:49:50 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration failed to follow the president's health care law in a $5 billion dispute over compensating insurers for high costs from seriously ill patients, Congress' investigative arm said Thursday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fd53b281e4ec4bb19992ac26ca8ff52dThe Latest: Crash investigation hampered by safety issueshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9937583f07ff4caaa93fceaef587bdafThu, 29 Sep 2016 21:43:45 GMTHOBOKEN, N.J. (AP) — The Latest on the commuter train that crashed into a station in New Jersey (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9937583f07ff4caaa93fceaef587bdafFederal judge blocks Arkansas Planned Parenthood defundinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b0575f4ca34b4d6e854f45f2c177bbc0Thu, 29 Sep 2016 21:58:37 GMTLITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — A federal judge on Thursday temporarily prohibited Arkansas from blocking Medicaid payments to Planned Parenthood, expanding her order requiring the state to continue paying for services for three patients who had sued over the move.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b0575f4ca34b4d6e854f45f2c177bbc0Governor prepares Puerto Rico for control board's takeoverhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a2723282bc7b4622a6b1475561e1f325Thu, 29 Sep 2016 22:52:24 GMTSAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Puerto Rico's governor turned over the reins of his government's finances to a federal control board and outlined what he considers priorities during a televised address Thursday to prepare the U.S. territory for a historic change.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a2723282bc7b4622a6b1475561e1f325Alabama House committee: subpoenas in impeachment probehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c9200604d6534981be55d16187dd7c04Thu, 29 Sep 2016 21:48:42 GMTMONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Alabama's House Judiciary Committee is issuing subpoenas to Gov. Robert Bentley and others in an ongoing impeachment investigation.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c9200604d6534981be55d16187dd7c04Yosemite chief, facing staff claims of harassment, to retirehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e1885f1b9a254befb034d1a37f34404bThu, 29 Sep 2016 22:38:15 GMTFRESNO, Calif. (AP) — The head of Yosemite National Park will retire after employees complained that he created a hostile workplace by allowing bullying, harassment and other misconduct — allegations that have been made in other national parks, officials said Thursday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e1885f1b9a254befb034d1a37f34404bMarlins' Fernandez remembered as larger than life at funeralhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e7d7bca4df9e4c92b90dfbf021878adcThu, 29 Sep 2016 22:08:43 GMTMIAMI (AP) — Despite all his accomplishments, Jose Fernandez never pitched a complete game, and on Thursday he was carried out of church in a casket with too much unfinished business.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e7d7bca4df9e4c92b90dfbf021878adcState Police: Explosion in storage bunker at Camp Mindenhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ec85eadff9144fefac812ea72c9ec7dcThu, 29 Sep 2016 22:48:00 GMTThe National Guard says a bunker full of "clean-burning igniter" exploded at Camp Minden, where a company went bankrupt and abandoned about 160 tons of the substance and 7,800 tons of potentially explosive artillery propellant.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ec85eadff9144fefac812ea72c9ec7dcDismissing risks, Trump goes all-in on Bill Clinton's pasthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d709a0fc5b5c46cc867ea917d23b2b64Thu, 29 Sep 2016 22:42:56 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Donald Trump says he took the moral high ground at the first presidential debate by not mentioning the infidelities of former President Bill Clinton. But he hinted at them, talked about them immediately afterward and then sent his campaign's top backers out to do the same.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d709a0fc5b5c46cc867ea917d23b2b64Ex-Kentucky official gets nearly 6 years in kickback schemehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/da55adadd8794caa957615d06829c088Thu, 29 Sep 2016 22:44:21 GMTLEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Rebuked for further eroding public confidence in government, a former high-ranking official in Kentucky government was sentenced to nearly six years in prison Thursday for orchestrating a kickback scheme that netted him more than $200,000.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/da55adadd8794caa957615d06829c088Suspended Browns WR Gordon entering rehab on brink of returnhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fadbd7a6624c4ecaa854a374e8e257beThu, 29 Sep 2016 23:32:32 GMTCLEVELAND (AP) — Josh Gordon isn't going back on the field until he gets a tighter grip on his life.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fadbd7a6624c4ecaa854a374e8e257beThe Latest: Superintendent: Training saved students' liveshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f2a8dba5c610495bb87d5a888921e14cThu, 29 Sep 2016 23:12:37 GMTTOWNVILLE, S.C. (AP) — The Latest on a teenager who is accused of killing his father before shooting three people at a school in South Carolina (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f2a8dba5c610495bb87d5a888921e14cParks close Halloween ride amid charges of stereotypinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c19792bf78aa49c3869d73542f6de353Thu, 29 Sep 2016 22:57:20 GMTBUENA PARK, Calif. (AP) — More than 3,000 people have signed a petition asking Knott's Berry Farm to reopen a Halloween horror attraction that was closed after mental health advocates said it was insensitive to the mentally ill.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c19792bf78aa49c3869d73542f6de353The Latest: 7 victims of train crash at New Jersey hospitalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d834bcaefbcc4bd2b53234bfb3c631a8Thu, 29 Sep 2016 21:28:10 GMTHOBOKEN, N.J. (AP) — The Latest on the commuter train that crashed into a station in New Jersey (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d834bcaefbcc4bd2b53234bfb3c631a81 dead, over 100 hurt in train crash at New Jersey stationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/81ff2750d308445885a55d1c193b7c8fThu, 29 Sep 2016 23:27:50 GMTHOBOKEN, N.J. (AP) — A rush-hour commuter train crashed through a barrier at the busy Hoboken station and lurched across the waiting area Thursday morning, killing one person and injuring more than 100 others in a grisly wreck that renewed questions about whether long-delayed automated safety technology could have prevented the tragedy.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/81ff2750d308445885a55d1c193b7c8fOfficer's lawyer: Jury should hear about auditory exclusionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/959a447156864f78aeec05835395402dThu, 29 Sep 2016 22:26:06 GMTOKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A lawyer for a white Oklahoma police officer accused of manslaughter in an unarmed black man's death says she was so hyper-focused on the situation that she didn't hear other officers arrive on the scene or even the deadly gunshot she fired from her handgun.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/959a447156864f78aeec05835395402dNC regulator OKs Duke Energy-Piedmont Natural Gas mergerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e6cc77d270e74544b578b6a59a088344Thu, 29 Sep 2016 22:29:16 GMTCHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina regulators are allowing Duke Energy to expand from being the country's largest electricity company to selling natural gas.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e6cc77d270e74544b578b6a59a088344Signoff creates savings funds for private California workershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a3eb2ff07610436a8360e0d17faf0399Thu, 29 Sep 2016 22:27:41 GMTSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Nearly 7 million California workers will be automatically enrolled in a retirement savings account under legislation Gov. Jerry Brown signed Thursday in an attempt to address growing fears that many workers will be financially unprepared to retire.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a3eb2ff07610436a8360e0d17faf0399Former Australian government minister visits Iraq front linehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/acce1a3a79594ae3b7450f49c9b434fdThu, 29 Sep 2016 23:32:29 GMTCANBERRA, Australia (AP) — A former Australian government minister drew criticism from the foreign minister on Thursday for visiting the Iraqi front line in a battle between the Islamic State movement and Kurdish Peshmerga.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/acce1a3a79594ae3b7450f49c9b434fdThe Latest: Train crash victim's ex-employer 'saddened'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a663fd6a07b14a5299a32feb46782d5eThu, 29 Sep 2016 22:44:18 GMTHOBOKEN, N.J. (AP) — The Latest on the commuter train that crashed into a station in New Jersey (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a663fd6a07b14a5299a32feb46782d5e'Sorry-I-tased-you' cake doesn't cut it for Florida womanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eae081d2df0e45b2af8d54f4aa018ae2Thu, 29 Sep 2016 22:07:52 GMTPENSACOLA, Fla. (AP) — A Florida's woman's lawsuit says a deputy shot her with a stun gun then apologized with a cake that said, "sorry I tased you" in blue frosting.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eae081d2df0e45b2af8d54f4aa018ae2Watchdog report criticizes DEA's use of confidential sourceshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bb0e1870514044b08a6a103ac52fc836Thu, 29 Sep 2016 22:05:17 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Drug Enforcement Administration does a poor job overseeing the millions of dollars in payments it distributes to confidential sources, relies on tipsters who operate with minimal oversight or direction and has continued paying informants who were no longer supposed to be used, according to a government watchdog audit issued Thursday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bb0e1870514044b08a6a103ac52fc836Americans need short memory in the Ryder Cuphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c4cb067a78ec41d286556f453b454594Thu, 29 Sep 2016 21:24:50 GMTCHASKA, Minn. (AP) — The American Ryder Cup team could use what might be Dustin Johnson's greatest asset in golf.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c4cb067a78ec41d286556f453b454594Willett less than thrilled to be his brother's keeperhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c81cb5a65f314f51b74226bf6f2526a6Thu, 29 Sep 2016 21:29:05 GMTCHASKA, Minn. (AP) — We interrupt the all-important preparations for the 41st Ryder Cup to bring you this important public-service message:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c81cb5a65f314f51b74226bf6f2526a6The Latest: Clinton says Trump flouted US law in Cuba workhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a3e49961798a478d9eb9301e526791d3Thu, 29 Sep 2016 21:38:30 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. presidential campaign (All times EDT):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a3e49961798a478d9eb9301e526791d3A closer look as deadline for Chicago teachers strike nearshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8eb921b983864e2694aa1888f906b56dThu, 29 Sep 2016 22:09:09 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Teachers in the country's third-largest city have cranked up the heat in contract talks, threatening to go on strike in less than two weeks.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8eb921b983864e2694aa1888f906b56dWarm Pacific Ocean 'blob' facilitated vast toxic algae bloomhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/af3b7e4070e0467d98c893e742516694Thu, 29 Sep 2016 22:35:18 GMTSEATTLE (AP) — A new study finds that unusually warm Pacific Ocean temperatures helped cause a massive toxic algae bloom last year that closed lucrative fisheries from California to British Columbia and disrupted marine life from seabirds to sea lions.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/af3b7e4070e0467d98c893e742516694UN warns of 'merciless abyss' in besieged eastern Aleppohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b573b480b6f84fc097d9f57a3c67b37dThu, 29 Sep 2016 22:19:18 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — Syrian government forces continued their push into rebel-held districts of Aleppo on Thursday as international officials issued dire warnings of an ongoing humanitarian disaster in Syria's largest city.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b573b480b6f84fc097d9f57a3c67b37d