FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 21 Sep 2017 18:03:16 -07:00SEC under fire for being hacked despite warnings on security, 22 Sep 2017 00:00:50 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Securities and Exchange Commission waited until Wednesday to disclose a hack of its corporate filing system that occurred last year. The disclosure raises questions about the agency's ability to protect important financial information and comes as Americans are still weighing the consequences of the massive hack at Equifax., House agriculture staff stable after car accident, 21 Sep 2017 22:32:54 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — An Agriculture Department employee and two staff members on the House Agriculture Committee are in stable condition after a car accident south of El Campo, Texas. health bill offers provisions aimed at helping 2 states, 21 Sep 2017 23:18:49 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Provisions shoehorned into the Republican health care bill dangle extra money for Alaska and Wisconsin, home states of one GOP senator whose vote party leaders desperately need and another who co-sponsored the legislation, according to analysts who've studied the legislation. hit by foul ball at Yankees game gets game's attention, 21 Sep 2017 23:01:39 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — It might be the shot heard around the baseball world: the rocket-like foul ball that hit a young girl at a New York Yankees game. rights commission: Discrimination risk in city fines, 21 Sep 2017 22:51:42 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The U.S. Commission on Civil Rights on Thursday said the Justice Department should continue an Obama administration effort to rein in abuses in the use of court fees and fines by municipalities because it can have a discriminatory impact against poor minorities. Kimmel transforms debate, and shows comedy's new role, 21 Sep 2017 22:11:17 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — If the latest Republican attempt to repeal Obamacare doesn't work, it may become known as the Jimmy Kimmel Non-Law. Latest: Puerto Rico facing weeks without power or longer, 21 Sep 2017 22:16:24 GMTSAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — The Latest on Hurricane Maria (all times local): Latest: Video shows hit-and-run that led to shooting, 22 Sep 2017 00:25:15 GMTOKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The Latest on a deaf man who was shot and killed by an Oklahoma City police officer (all times local): opens strong at East Lake, and so does Spieth, 21 Sep 2017 23:40:27 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Kyle Stanley and Jordan Spieth got off to strong starts in the Tour Championship with entirely different goals in mind. Latest: Traffic blocked in unannounced protest, 21 Sep 2017 22:12:00 GMTST. LOUIS (AP) — The Latest on demonstrations following the acquittal of a former St. Louis police officer (all times local): test for Trump's political muscle in Alabama Senate runoff, 21 Sep 2017 22:34:06 GMTMONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — It's Trump versus Trumpland. mother says profanity toward son is free speech, 21 Sep 2017 22:56:36 GMTMADISON, Wis. (AP) — The Wisconsin Supreme Court is deciding whether a mother's profane tirade against her 14-year-old son for burning popcorn amounted to free speech. court sidesteps decision on US fracking regulations, 21 Sep 2017 23:49:09 GMTDENVER (AP) — A federal appeals court on Thursday sidestepped a decision on whether oil and gas regulations enacted by the Obama administration are legal, noting that the current administration plans to rescind them. Jong Un: 'Deranged' Trump will 'pay dearly' for threat, 22 Sep 2017 00:21:04 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, in an extraordinary and direct rebuke, called President Donald Trump "deranged" and said he will "pay dearly" for his threats, a possible indication of more powerful weapons tests on the horizon. Latest: US envoy: Alleged abuses should be investigated, 22 Sep 2017 00:09:20 GMTYANGON, Myanmar (AP) — The Latest on Rohingya Muslims fleeing violence in Myanmar to neighboring Bangladesh (all times local): hope to resume flights to devastated Puerto Rico, 21 Sep 2017 23:12:14 GMTAirlines plan to resume flights to Puerto Rico as early as Friday after Hurricane Maria left the island territory without power. people are at the heart of Mexico earthquake recovery, 21 Sep 2017 22:26:46 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — Oscar Rangel doesn't own a shovel and typically he is sitting at a computer compiling databases at work. But when the magnitude 7.1 quake struck central Mexico this week, he was among the first to show up at a building that collapsed near his home, ready to dig for survivors. official faces key hearing in Flint water case, 21 Sep 2017 22:59:12 GMTFLINT, Mich. (AP) — A former Michigan health official testified Thursday that he started asking questions about bacteria in Flint's water supply a year before the state publicly acknowledged an outbreak of Legionnaires' disease. last day of summer, snow falling in the Sierra Nevada, 22 Sep 2017 00:51:00 GMTTRUCKEE, Calif. (AP) — Snow fell in the Sierra Nevada on the last day of summer, giving the towering mountain range shared by California and Nevada a wintry look in September and making travel hazardous. Latest: Warner eyes social-media political-ad regulation, 21 Sep 2017 22:48:01 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on Facebook and the Russia investigation (all times local): Mexicans at heart of earthquake recovery, 22 Sep 2017 00:47:42 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — Oscar Rangel doesn't own a shovel and is typically sitting at a computer compiling databases at work. But when the magnitude 7.1 quake struck Mexico this week, he was among the first to show up at a building that collapsed near his home, ready to dig for survivors. ejected from Turkish president's New York speech, 22 Sep 2017 00:11:27 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A demonstrator who got up and shouted "Terrorist!" at Turkey's president during a speech at a hotel on Thursday was grabbed by bodyguards and rushed out of the hall as others in the emotional crowd pushed, shoved and shouted. Latest: Bangladesh PM accuses Myanmar of laying mines, 22 Sep 2017 00:29:32 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — The latest on the U.N. General Assembly meeting (all times local): Latest: Kim says Trump will 'pay dearly' for threat, 21 Sep 2017 23:36:10 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump and North Korea (all times local): member gives opponent ABC (already been chewed) gum, 21 Sep 2017 23:23:37 GMTMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A Minneapolis City Council member has given one of her opponents something to chew over — a piece of chewed gum. convicted in '75 slayings pleads guilty to sex assaults, 21 Sep 2017 22:17:15 GMTMANASSAS, Va. (AP) — A convicted sex offender who was sentenced last week to 48 years in the 1975 killings of two young Maryland sisters has pleaded guilty to sexually assaulting two other girls in northern Virginia in 1996. police change neck restraint policy after man's death, 22 Sep 2017 00:20:32 GMTLAS VEGAS (AP) — Police in Las Vegas have changed use-of-force policies to stop routine use of neck restraints that render people unconscious after the death of a man and findings that a department-taught technique was used 632 times over a decade, officials said Thursday. Latest: White 'allies' march against verdict, 22 Sep 2017 00:51:34 GMTST. LOUIS (AP) — The Latest on demonstrations following the acquittal of a former St. Louis police officer (all times local): apnea went undiagnosed in engineers in 2 train crashes, 21 Sep 2017 23:22:40 GMTThe engineers of two commuter trains that slammed into New York City-area stations in the last year, killing one person and injuring more than 200 others, were suffering from undiagnosed sleep apnea and have no memory of the crashes, according to investigative documents made public Thursday. Final San Francisco plane crash lawsuit settled, 22 Sep 2017 00:40:53 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A California dentist who was aboard an Asiana Airlines plane that crashed in San Francisco four years ago — killing three girls and injuring roughly 200 others — reached a settlement Thursday with the airline, ending what her attorney said was the last pending lawsuit in the U.S. stemming from the crash. hits Gatorade in court for "anti-water" videogame, 21 Sep 2017 22:39:27 GMTSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Gatorade has agreed not to make disparaging comments about water as part of a $300,000 settlement reached Thursday with California over allegations it misleadingly portrayed water's benefits in a cellphone game where users refuel Olympic runner Usain Bolt. Latest: Analysts say Alaska gets help in health bill, 21 Sep 2017 22:30:07 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the Republican effort to craft a health care law (all times local): refs can rule reckless closeouts as flagrants or techs, 21 Sep 2017 22:13:29 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — NBA referees will be able to call flagrant or technical fouls on defenders who dangerously close on jump shooters without allowing them space to land, as Zaza Pachulia did on the play that injured Spurs star Kawhi Leonard in last season's playoffs. Trial into police shooting is one of perspective, 21 Sep 2017 22:20:02 GMTPITTSBURGH (AP) — The trial of a police officer accused of violating the civil rights of a man who was shot and paralyzed as he sped away from a traffic stop is one of perspective, attorneys for both sides told a federal jury in opening statements. hits another homer, Indians get 27th win in 28 games, 22 Sep 2017 00:41:41 GMTANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — It's time for the 2017 Cleveland Indians to be introduced to the one and only . 1884 Providence Grays. Latest: Hurricane Maria approaching Turks and Caicos, 22 Sep 2017 00:09:41 GMTSAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — The Latest on Hurricane Maria (all times local): fires athletic director after 5 years, 21 Sep 2017 23:11:46 GMTLINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — For the second time in 10 years, Nebraska has ousted an athletic director during a football season that was failing to meet expectations. says man is innocent of kidnapping, killing student, 21 Sep 2017 23:47:32 GMTSAVANNAH, Tenn. (AP) — The case against a man charged with kidnapping, raping and killing a Tennessee nursing student who disappeared from her family's rural home six years ago is "absolutely full of holes" and based on "non-evidence," a defense attorney said Thursday. Lindheim, Matt Atkins share Tour lead, 22 Sep 2017 00:13:11 GMTBEACHWOOD, Ohio (AP) — Nicholas Lindheim and Matt Atkins each shot 6-under 64 to share the first-round lead at the DAP Championship, the third of four events in the Tour Finals. shocked by news: Girl trapped in rubble didn't exist, 21 Sep 2017 23:10:11 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — Hour after excruciating hour, Mexicans were transfixed by dramatic efforts to reach a young girl thought buried in the rubble of a school destroyed by a magnitude 7.1 earthquake. She reportedly wiggled her fingers, told rescuers her name and said there were others trapped near her. Rescue workers called for tubes, pipes and other tools to reach her. hit man 'Sammy the Bull' Gravano now out of prison, 22 Sep 2017 00:29:59 GMTPHOENIX (AP) — Former Mafia hit man Salvatore "Sammy the Bull" Gravano has been released early from federal prison after serving most of a 20-year sentence for drug-related convictions in Arizona and New York, his attorney said Thursday. names industry veteran Roger Farah chairman, 21 Sep 2017 22:55:11 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Tiffany & Co. has named industry veteran Roger Farah as chairman, effective Oct. 2. government will appeal order blocking Iraqi deportations, 21 Sep 2017 23:23:08 GMTDETROIT (AP) — The U.S. government says it will appeal an order that suspended the deportation of 1,400 people to Iraq. bubbles up at BYU as caffeinated soda now on sale, 22 Sep 2017 00:55:11 GMTPROVO, Utah (AP) — Mormon church-owned Brigham Young University ended a six-decade ban Thursday on the sale of caffeinated soft drinks on campus, surprising students by posting a picture of a can of Coca-Cola on Twitter and just two words: "It's happening." rises for relatives of the missing in Mexico quake, 22 Sep 2017 00:03:01 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — As painstaking attempts to reach survivors in quake-ravaged buildings across Mexico City stretched into a third day Thursday, desperation mounted among loved ones who earlier had high hopes for quick rescues and some complained they were being kept in the dark about search efforts. Peacekeepers: Congo leads world in sex abuse allegations, 22 Sep 2017 00:01:34 GMTBUNIA, Congo (AP) — She had been orphaned by a brutal conflict, but the 14-year-old Congolese girl found refuge in a camp protected by United Nations peacekeepers. Gosling to host 'SNL' premiere with Jay-Z musical guest, 22 Sep 2017 00:00:15 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — "Saturday Night Live" says it's kicking off its 43rd season Sept. 30 with guest host Ryan Gosling and musical guest Jay-Z. late than never? Library book returned 78 years later, 21 Sep 2017 23:41:03 GMTATTLEBORO, Mass. (AP) — It took nearly 80 years, but a book borrowed during the Great Depression has been returned to a Massachusetts public library. set to take over deadly asbestos cleanup site, 21 Sep 2017 22:58:36 GMTBILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — The cleanup of a northwest Montana community where health professionals say hundreds of people have been killed by asbestos exposure entered a new phase Thursday as officials turn their focus to keeping residents safe over the long term. companies targeted by sophisticated malware attack, 21 Sep 2017 22:20:33 GMTSecurity researchers say hackers compromised popular computer-cleaning software as part of a sophisticated attack that targeted several high-profile technology companies.