FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 25 Aug 2016 09:46:26 -07:00UN 'ready': Russia backs 3-point aid plan for Syria's Aleppo, 25 Aug 2016 15:37:52 GMTGENEVA (AP) — U.N. officials said Thursday they received word from Russia that it supports a 48-hour pause in fighting in and around Syria's largest city so that humanitarian aid can be delivered to its increasingly embattled population. Latest: Russia downplays US conflict over Syria report, 25 Aug 2016 16:08:32 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — The Latest developments in the Syrian civil war, following Turkish ground forces' incursion (all times local): Carolina man pleads not guilty to terror charges, 25 Aug 2016 15:07:51 GMTASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina man charged with plotting an Islamic State-inspired attack has pleaded not guilty. US 30-year mortgage rate unchanged at 3.43 percent, 25 Aug 2016 15:01:06 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Long-term U.S. mortgage rates didn't budge this week, remaining at historically low levels that continue to lure prospective home buyers. Latest: Trump says immigration speech in 1 or 2 weeks, 25 Aug 2016 15:27:42 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. presidential race (all times EDT): central bank teller on the run after taking $530,000, 25 Aug 2016 15:07:36 GMTMOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — Somalia's central bank says a bank teller is on the run after stealing $530,000 in a month-long scam that replaced real cash with fake bills. in bed of pickup shot driver 9 times; town to pay, 25 Aug 2016 15:08:59 GMTKNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A lawyer says a small town in Tennessee will pay a substantial settlement to the family of a man who was shot nine times as he tried to drive off with a police officer in the bed of his pickup truck. flight delayed for hour as easyJet crew members argue, 25 Aug 2016 15:25:36 GMTLONDON (AP) — An easyJet flight from London's Gatwick Airport to Belfast has faced an hourlong delay after two crew members got into an epic shouting match. is going to share your phone number with Facebook, 25 Aug 2016 15:51:39 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Global messaging service WhatsApp says it will start sharing the phone numbers of its users with Facebook, its parent company. That means WhatsApp users could soon start seeing more targeted ads and Facebook friend suggestions on Facebook based on WhatsApp information — although not on the messaging service itself. Latest: France calls on Russia to influence Assad, 25 Aug 2016 16:01:01 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — The Latest developments in the Syrian civil war, following Turkish ground forces' incursion (all times local): ask feds to probe use of live animals at USC med school, 25 Aug 2016 15:52:15 GMTCOLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A doctors group that seeks alternatives to using animals in medical education and research says the emergency medicine training program at the University of South Carolina School of Medicine violates federal law by using live animals. gets 7 years for killing sister over utility bill, 25 Aug 2016 15:06:02 GMTFORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — A man accused of killing his pregnant sister during an argument over a utility bill has been sentenced to seven years in prison. Congress-EpiPens-Manchin story, 25 Aug 2016 15:03:38 GMTCHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — In a story Aug. 24 about U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin's stance on price hikes for life-saving allergy injection pens, The Associated Press erroneously reported that the cost of a two-dose package of EpiPens rose more than 600 percent in the last nine years. The price rise reflects an increase of more than 500 percent. clinics run by SSM to include birth control, 25 Aug 2016 16:02:46 GMTST. LOUIS (AP) — The nonprofit Catholic organization SSM Health will provide birth control pills at the 26 clinics inside St. Louis-area Walgreens stores that it began operating Thursday, an SSM spokesman said. to get ready for your VW payout, 25 Aug 2016 16:03:09 GMTLoyal owners of Volkswagen diesel cars understandably felt betrayed when they learned the German automaker had rigged the testing process to bypass U.S. emissions standards. But many are having a change of heart after learning how much VW will pay them to turn in their cars. Kurdish rebels attack soldiers guarding party leader, 25 Aug 2016 16:02:50 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Kurdish rebels opened fire Thursday at security forces protecting a convoy of vehicles carrying Turkey's main opposition party leader in the northeast, killing a soldier and wounding two others, officials said. Latest: Pence returns to Indiana after Kokomo tornado, 25 Aug 2016 15:14:04 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. presidential race (all times EDT): rattle Italian quake zone; toll rises to 250, 25 Aug 2016 15:59:09 GMTPESCARA DEL TRONO, Italy (AP) — Aftershocks in central Italy rattled residents and rescue workers alike Thursday, as crews worked to find more earthquake survivors and the country anguished over its repeated failure to protect ancient towns and modern cities from seismic catastrophes. maker Welspun under increased scrutiny over sheets, 25 Aug 2016 15:12:09 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — U.S. retailers like J.C. Penney and Wal-Mart are scrutinizing whether sheets Welspun India Ltd. said were Egyptian cotton are actually knock-offs, sending its shares plummeting. Latest: Yellowstone fires less active, events go on, 25 Aug 2016 15:39:06 GMTYELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK, Wyo. (AP) — The Latest on wildfires burning in the West (all times local): warns Europe against Russian energy reliance, 25 Aug 2016 15:06:16 GMTHELSINKI (AP) — U.S. Vice President Joe Biden says a new natural gas pipeline planned to stretch from Russia to Germany "looks like a fairly bad deal" for Europe because it increases its energy dependency on Moscow. lawyer in solitary confinement for defying el-Sissi, 25 Aug 2016 15:45:14 GMTCAIRO (AP) — From the day he was imprisoned more than 100 days ago, Egyptian rights lawyer Malek Adly has been locked in solitary confinement with almost no communication with the outside world, sleeping on a bare floor in conditions his lawyers say amount to torture. Latest: Some Louisiana sugarcane fields still flooded, 25 Aug 2016 15:49:16 GMTBATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The Latest on Louisiana flooding (all times local): burkini bans face legal challenge as tension mounts, 25 Aug 2016 14:57:24 GMTPARIS (AP) — France's highest administrative authority is studying whether local bans on full-body burkini swimsuits are legal, amid growing concerns in the country and abroad about police forcing Muslim women to disrobe.'s chance for points as Hamilton expects grid penalty, 25 Aug 2016 14:59:28 GMTSPA-FRANCORCHAMPS, Belgium (AP) — While Formula One leader Lewis Hamilton expects to swallow a severe grid penalty at the Belgian Grand Prix this weekend, Mercedes teammate Nico Rosberg hopes to take advantage. town under fire for killing calves at festival, 25 Aug 2016 15:20:05 GMTMADRID (AP) — A small Spanish town has come under fire for alleged cruelty to animals after a video showing young calves being taunted, stabbed and eventually killed in the town's festival was much criticized on social media. textile maker Welspun under scrutiny over sheets, 25 Aug 2016 16:06:36 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — U.S. retailers including J.C. Penney and Wal-Mart are scrutinizing whether sheets Welspun India Ltd. had said were high-end Egyptian cotton were actually cheaper knock-offs, questions that have sent the textile company's shares plunging more than 40 percent. company fights to seal documents about strip searches, 25 Aug 2016 15:48:59 GMTNASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Private prison operator Corrections Corporation of America is trying to seal from public view documents in a lawsuit that claim female visitors to a Tennessee prison were forced to undergo strip searches to prove they were menstruating., Turkey at an impasse over extraditing Muslim cleric, 25 Aug 2016 16:03:00 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Turkey says the United States is legally bound by a treaty to immediately hand over Fethullah Gulen, the U.S.-based Muslim cleric it accuses of plotting to overthrow Turkey's government. administration pushing state-run retirement plans, 25 Aug 2016 14:56:51 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration has finalized a new rule intended to encourage states to set up their own retirement plans. dies after falling from zip line ride at Delaware park, 25 Aug 2016 15:13:36 GMTDOVER, Del. (AP) — Delaware State Police say a woman who died after tumbling from a zip line ride fell from a platform about 35 feet off the ground. asks Baghdad to lift immunity for ambassador's sons, 25 Aug 2016 15:26:21 GMTLISBON, Portugal (AP) — Portugal's foreign ministry asked Baghdad on Thursday to lift the diplomatic immunity of the Iraqi ambassador's teenage sons who are suspected of attempted homicide., priest and past quake survivor escape death in Italy, 25 Aug 2016 15:11:24 GMTAMATRICE, Italy (AP) — Among the survivors of the earthquake that devastated central Italy on Wednesday were nuns, at least one priest and people who lived through previous quakes. Some saw their houses collapse into debris and dust, while the homes of others are still standing but deemed unsafe. Six: Strong, Sumlin entering 2016 on coaching hot seat, 25 Aug 2016 15:01:07 GMTTo consider Les Miles on the dreaded hot seat at LSU entering this season suggests a lot about job security among college football coaches these days — especially those in the Southeastern Conference. of Vermont axes North Carolina game over LGBT law, 25 Aug 2016 14:56:35 GMTBURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — The University of Vermont has canceled its women's basketball team's upcoming game in North Carolina over a state law that governs transgender bathroom access. Egyptian policeman shot dead in Sinai, 25 Aug 2016 15:20:37 GMTEl-ARISH, Egypt (AP) — Egyptian security officials say a police driver kidnapped this week has been publicly shot dead in Sinai by suspected militants from the local Islamic State affiliate. boosts EpiPen patient programs, doesn't budge on price, 25 Aug 2016 15:44:27 GMTMylan is bulking up programs that help patients pay for its EpiPen emergency allergy treatment after weathering heated criticism about an average cost that has soared over the past decade. says Burundians don't want presidential term limits, 25 Aug 2016 15:27:54 GMTBUJUMBURA, Burundi (AP) — The majority of Burundians want presidential term limits removed from the country's constitution, a government-backed commission in Burundi has announced, despite last year's deadly uproar over the president's stay in power. Clinton agrees to not campaign or run ads on 9/11, 25 Aug 2016 16:02:39 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton and her running mate, Tim Kaine, will not campaign or run ads on Sept. 11. Latest: Death toll in Italy quake up to 250; 365 injured, 25 Aug 2016 15:53:36 GMTAMATRICE, Italy (AP) — The Latest on the earthquake in central Italy (all times local): intensify Zika-control treatments at stadium, 25 Aug 2016 15:55:39 GMTMIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — The Miami Dolphins say they've intensified mosquito-control treatments at their stadium because of the Zika virus. rattle Italian quake zone; toll rises to 241, 25 Aug 2016 15:42:09 GMTPESCARA DEL TRONO, Italy (AP) — Aftershocks in central Italy rattled residents and rescue workers alike Thursday, as crews worked to find more earthquake survivors and the country anguished over its repeated failure to protect ancient towns and modern cities from seismic catastrophes. space probe sees bright flares, landslide on comet, 25 Aug 2016 15:40:36 GMTBERLIN (AP) — The European Space Agency's Rosetta space probe has captured images of a bright burst of light on the comet it is orbiting, apparently caused by a landslide. Latest: After US sentence, Sharper goes to state court, 25 Aug 2016 15:47:00 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Latest on the sentencing in Louisiana of former NFL star Darren Sharper in a drug and rape case (all times local): on American University in Afghanistan leaves 13 dead, 25 Aug 2016 15:03:14 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A brazen, hours-long militant attack on the American University of Afghanistan ended early Thursday after at least 13 people were killed and dozens wounded in the assault on the sprawling campus on Kabul's outskirts, a government spokesman said., technology industries clash over talking cars, 25 Aug 2016 15:57:12 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Cars that wirelessly talk to each other are finally ready for the road, creating the potential to dramatically reduce traffic deaths, improve the safety of self-driving cars and someday maybe even help solve traffic jams, automakers and government officials say. extremist wounded in German police shootout, 25 Aug 2016 16:01:00 GMTBERLIN (AP) — An armed anti-government extremist trying to prevent his eviction was wounded in an exchange of gunfire with police Thursday in an eastern German town. finalists announced for Thurber Prize for American Humor, 25 Aug 2016 16:00:53 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Authors Jason Gay, Harrison Scott Key and Mary Norris have been named finalists for the 2016 Thurber Prize for American Humor. agrees to stay with RBC Heritage through 2021, 25 Aug 2016 15:53:55 GMTHILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. (AP) — The Boeing Co. is sticking around as presenting sponsor of the RBC Heritage on Hilton Head Island through 2021. Right Now: Stocks waver in late morning trade, 25 Aug 2016 16:01:40 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in global financial markets (all times local):