FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 03 Sep 2015 10:11:55 -07:00Immigrants, refugees to receive papal blessing in NYC, 03 Sep 2015 16:19:37 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Pope Francis will offer a special blessing to a group of immigrants and refugees during his visit to New York City later this month, highlighting two contentious issues in American politics., Muslim inmates sue over Miami-Dade jail meal policy, 03 Sep 2015 16:05:48 GMTMIAMI (AP) — The American Civil Liberties Union of Florida and four inmates have filed a federal lawsuit challenging Miami-Dade County's refusal to provide religious-based meals to Muslims. Latest: NFL commissioner promises 'Deflategate' appeal, 03 Sep 2015 16:25:32 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The latest on a federal judge's decision to overturn the NFL's four-game suspension of New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady in the "Deflategate" scandal (all times Eastern): urges nuke plant owners to correct federal concerns, 03 Sep 2015 16:07:46 GMTBOSTON (AP) — Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker is urging the owners of the Pilgrim nuclear plant to take "corrective actions" in response to concerns raised by federal regulators. to Ecclestone on Italian GP: 'Leave Monza alone', 03 Sep 2015 16:13:02 GMTMONZA, Italy (AP) — Italian Premier Matteo Renzi has a message for Formula One boss Bernie Ecclestone: "Leave Monza alone." Dakota frat probed in alleged assault, anti-gay taunts, 03 Sep 2015 16:33:34 GMTGRAND FORKS, N.D. (AP) — A University of North Dakota fraternity chapter has been placed on limited operations pending a police investigation into whether a gay man was assaulted and subjected to taunts about his sexual orientation. soccer clubs, fans rush to support migrants, 03 Sep 2015 16:05:30 GMTBERLIN (AP) — A training camp for migrant children. A $1.1 million donation. German lessons. visit this month presents unprecedented security issues, 03 Sep 2015 16:57:20 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Those planning security for the New York City leg of the upcoming United States visit of Pope Francis have circled Sept. 25 on their calendars as the perfect storm. president resigns amid corruption probe, 03 Sep 2015 16:06:34 GMTGUATEMALA CITY (AP) — Guatemalan President Otto Perez Molina resigned in the face of a corruption scandal that has brought his government to the brink, and arrived at court Thursday morning to hear the charges against him. Military, diplomatic families can leave Turkey base area, 03 Sep 2015 16:49:00 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Hundreds of military and diplomatic family members near Incirlik air base in southern Turkey are being told they can leave the country, U.S. officials said Thursday, citing increased worries about security threats in the region. paleontologist finds rare fossil of fish in Arizona, 03 Sep 2015 17:07:57 GMTFLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Growing up, Stephanie Leco often would dig in her backyard and imagine finding fossils of a tyrannosaurus rex. She was fascinated with the idea of holding something in her hand that was millions of years old and would give her insight on how the world evolved. targets health care bias against transgender people, 03 Sep 2015 16:25:56 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration proposed Thursday to ban discrimination against transgender people throughout the health care system, expanding anti-bias protections in the president's health overhaul. camp urged ex-State Dept. employee to testify, 03 Sep 2015 16:22:54 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Aides to presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton urged a former State Department employee who helped set up her private email server to testify before a House investigative panel, but the staffer has said he will assert his constitutional right not to testify. Latest: Austria to confront Hungary on migrant treatment, 03 Sep 2015 16:44:07 GMTThe latest Thursday on the European migrant crisis (all times GMT): in gay marriage case to appear in federal court, 03 Sep 2015 16:00:16 GMTASHLAND, Ky. (AP) — The county clerk in Kentucky who has repeatedly defied court orders by refusing to issue marriage licenses to gay couples is set to go before a federal judge Thursday and could be held in contempt. Gorman, LL Bean's grandson and company leader, dies, 03 Sep 2015 16:17:22 GMTFREEPORT, Maine (AP) — Leon Gorman, a grandson of L.L. Bean who led a modernization of his family's outdoor clothing and gear retail business after the founder's death, died Thursday. He was 80. Latest: 1 Marine killed, 11 hurt in helicopter incident, 03 Sep 2015 16:18:02 GMTCAMP LEJEUNE, N.C. (AP) — The latest on a helicopter incident that killed one Marine and injured 11 others at Camp Lejeune in North Carolina (all times local): inquiry places blame for F1 tire problems on debris, 03 Sep 2015 16:07:14 GMTMONZA, Italy (AP) — Formula One tire supplier Pirelli blamed debris on the track and prolonged usage for a "highly unusual number of cuts" to the rubber at the Belgian Grand Prix, which was marred by frightening tire deterioration on the cars of Sebastian Vettel and Nico Rosberg. Latest: Lawmaker asked minister about asylum for family, 03 Sep 2015 17:09:23 GMTThe latest Thursday on the European migrant crisis (all times GMT): overturns on Mali lake, killing at least 18 people, 03 Sep 2015 15:58:27 GMTBAMAKO, Mali (AP) — Authorities say at least 18 people are dead in central Mali after a boat overturned on a lake there during heavy winds. Parliament speaker expects heated debate on nuke deal, 03 Sep 2015 17:00:04 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — Iran's Parliament speaker said Thursday he expects a heated debate among Iranian lawmakers before they vote on the nuclear deal between his country and six world powers in about a month.'Slave Trade' video game altered after social media backlash, 03 Sep 2015 15:58:22 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — An educational video game has been edited following a social media backlash over a scene depicting slaves being packed into a ship. Marine killed, 11 hurt in helicopter hard landing, 03 Sep 2015 16:30:52 GMTCAMP LEJEUNE, N.C. (AP) — A heavy-lift military helicopter landed harder and faster than normal during a nighttime training exercise in North Carolina, killing one U.S. Marine and injuring 11 others, the military said. of UN investigative panel on Syria calls IS 'desperate', 03 Sep 2015 17:06:58 GMTGENEVA (AP) — The Islamic State group appears "desperate" and is losing ground to Kurdish fighters who are battling the radicals "on behalf of humanity," the head of a U.N. panel on Syria said Thursday. Trump 'too pessimistic,' will lead GOP to 2016 defeat, 03 Sep 2015 16:07:00 GMTHAMPTON, N.H. (AP) — Jeb Bush says Donald Trump is "too pessimistic," and that picking the businessman as the Republican presidential nominee would lead the party to defeat on Election Day. brands plans for Apple CarPlay, Google's Android Auto, 03 Sep 2015 16:02:47 GMTA look at two dozen automotive brands and plans for Apple CarPlay and Google's Android Auto: Latest: Squalid conditions for migrants in Budapest, 03 Sep 2015 16:58:03 GMTThe latest Thursday on the European migrant crisis (all times GMT): sides with Brady, NFL promises 'Deflategate' appeal, 03 Sep 2015 16:43:49 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A judge let the air out of "Deflategate" Thursday, erasing New England quarterback Tom Brady's four-game suspension for a controversy the NFL claimed threatened football's integrity. NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell said the league will appeal. gadget show: Tiny PCs and high-end handsets, 03 Sep 2015 16:28:07 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Gadget makers have been showcasing their latest gear at Europe's flagship technology show, the IFA in Berlin, this week. of Ovation guitars resuming in Connecticut, 03 Sep 2015 16:23:26 GMTHARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut factory that produced Ovation guitars for nearly a half century before closing last year will be making the renowned instruments once again, thanks to factory employees' efforts. WATCH: 'Beasts' teen star impresses; Tucci talks food, 03 Sep 2015 17:07:23 GMTVENICE, Italy (AP) — The Venice Film Festival is bringing 11 days of red carpet premieres, innovative movies and Hollywood glamour to the Italian city. Here's what has been catching the eye of The Associated Press: Trump, GOP seeks loyalty pledge from 2016 hopefuls, 03 Sep 2015 15:58:34 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Republican candidates for president started putting pen to paper on Thursday, pledging not to mount a third-party bid as they awaited news that front-runner Donald Trump may do the same. general: Woman who died in jail was being monitored, 03 Sep 2015 16:49:07 GMTSIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A 24-year-old South Dakota woman who suffered a fatal methamphetamine overdose while in custody was asked repeatedly by jail staff whether she had taken any illegal drugs and was moved to a holding cell for special monitoring after her cellmate requested medical attention for her, state authorities said Thursday. Supreme Court rules against Backpage.com, 03 Sep 2015 16:44:22 GMTSEATTLE (AP) — The Washington Supreme Court has ruled in favor of three young girls who sued after they were sold as prostitutes on the site. men accused of stealing nearly 1,200 student laptops, 03 Sep 2015 16:27:24 GMTWHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — A pair of brothers and two other men have been accused of stealing nearly 1,200 laptops bound for public school students in New Jersey. Jones, boyish Disney star, dies at 84, 03 Sep 2015 16:09:00 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Dean Jones, whose boyish good looks and all-American manner made him Disney's favorite young actor for such lighthearted films as "That Darn Cat!" and "The Love Bug," has died of complications of Parkinson's disease. He was 84. Central Bank ready to give eurozone more stimulus, 03 Sep 2015 16:57:39 GMTFRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — The European Central Bank is ready to give the eurozone economy a bigger dose of stimulus if turmoil in China and weaker global growth hurt its modest recovery, President Mario Draghi said Thursday. charged with running $54M green-energy Ponzi scheme, 03 Sep 2015 16:47:19 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Prosecutors have charged three people with running a $54 million Ponzi scheme they say was built on promises of a green energy technology that would turn trash into fuel that they never developed. recovery workers: Congress must renew health programs, 03 Sep 2015 16:46:47 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Dozens of 9/11 recovery workers are demanding that Congress renew programs offering money and heath care to people exposed to toxic dust after the terror attacks. Latest: Uncle: Drowned Syrian boys had worn lifejackets, 03 Sep 2015 16:18:42 GMTThe latest Thursday on the European migrant crisis (all times GMT): Latest: Bail set over lie in cop shooting investigation, 03 Sep 2015 17:07:53 GMTFOX LAKE, Ill. (AP) — The latest on the fatal shooting of a police officer in northern Illinois (all times local): shoots self while trying to show gun wouldn't fire, 03 Sep 2015 16:33:43 GMTOVERGAARD, Ariz. (AP) — A 23-year-old Phoenix man is in critical condition after shooting himself in the head while trying to show that a handgun could not be fired while he had the safety mechanism engaged. army reinstates more than 3,000 soldiers fired, 03 Sep 2015 16:17:04 GMTABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — More than 3,000 soldiers who were dismissed from the Nigerian army for alleged indiscipline ?in the ongoing war with Boko Haram Islamic extremists in the northeast of the country have been reinstated, an army spokesman said Thursday., Gaunt lead on 1st day of Russian Open, 03 Sep 2015 16:09:41 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — Scott Jamieson and Daniel Gaunt took a share of the lead at the Russian Open with 6-under 65s in Thursday's first round. accused of kidnap hoax, bombing ex-wife's house, 03 Sep 2015 16:55:46 GMTNATCHITOCHES, La. (AP) — An Oklahoma man is accused of creating bogus social media accounts and claiming he'd been kidnapped to try to get his ex-wife's attention, and later bombing her house in Louisiana. Watson sits out pro-am with back strain, 03 Sep 2015 16:05:24 GMTNORTON, Mass. (AP) — Two-time Masters champion Bubba Watson skipped the Deutsche Bank Championship pro-am Thursday because of a mild back injury. Latest: Prosecutor to seek jail for Guatemalan president, 03 Sep 2015 16:54:34 GMTGUATEMALA CITY (AP) — The latest on the resignation of Guatemalan President Otto Perez Molina (all times local): Family gets top marks for gay, lesbian inclusiveness, 03 Sep 2015 15:58:38 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The television network that gets the most praise from an advocacy group that monitors content featuring gays, lesbians and transgender people has "family" in its name and targets an audience of teenage girls and young women. Latest: Syrian father distraught after deaths at sea, 03 Sep 2015 16:00:00 GMTThe latest Thursday on the European migrant crisis (all times GMT):, Google bring smartphone functions to car dashboards, 03 Sep 2015 15:57:57 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Playing deejay with voice commands will get easier for more Americans this fall as some best-selling cars get updated with software that integrates smartphones into the dashboard.