FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 05 Sep 2015 09:17:07 -07:00Ohio voters' measured view of 2016 race as wild summer fades, 05 Sep 2015 13:40:22 GMTCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — It's been a tumultuous political summer.'Significant' new evidence found in Illinois cop slaying, 05 Sep 2015 15:59:00 GMTFOX LAKE, Ill. (AP) — Authorities investigating the slaying of a northern Illinois police officer say they've recovered a new piece of "significant" evidence from the crime scene. police bust drug plantation set up by inmate on leave, 05 Sep 2015 13:40:49 GMTMADRID (AP) — Spanish authorities who raided what is thought to be the country's largest outdoor marijuana planation didn't have far to look for the prime suspect. He was in jail. in southern Syrian city after Druze cleric killed, 05 Sep 2015 15:02:49 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — Anti-government violence erupted Saturday in a southern Syrian province that had largely stayed on the sidelines of the country's civil war, a day after the killing of a prominent cleric in rare explosions that claimed the lives of at least 25 others, activists and pro-government media said. struggle to identify dead in migrant tragedies, 05 Sep 2015 16:01:20 GMTMILAN (AP) — Adal Netuse, an Eritrean immigrant whose brother drowned in a smuggler's boat while trying to reach Italy in 2013, knows all too well what might be in store for the relatives of those who died last month in a similar accident in the Mediterranean. archbishop accused of abuse buried in Poland, 05 Sep 2015 15:11:54 GMTWARSAW, Poland (AP) — The Polish church on Saturday buried a former papal diplomat who was charged by a Vatican court of sexually abusing minors and possessing child pornography but who died before he answered the accusations. to watch for in the Republican 2016 race this fall, 05 Sep 2015 13:45:14 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — It was a chaotic summer for the unruly pack of 17 major Republican presidential contenders. from Yemen rebel attack rises as 10 Saudi troops killed, 05 Sep 2015 15:55:42 GMTSANAA, Yemen (AP) — Saudi Arabia's military said Saturday that 10 of its troops were killed in a rebel missile strike a day earlier in Yemen, raising the death toll in the attack to at least 55 coalition troops killed. names 24 baby mountain gorillas in annual tradition, 05 Sep 2015 15:42:54 GMTKINIGI, Rwanda (AP) — Youths wearing gorilla costumes and rubber boots grunted and scampered in front of Rwanda's president on Saturday during the ceremonial naming of 24 baby mountain gorillas in the African country, where the critically endangered animals live in volcano-studded forests that are visited by increasing numbers of foreign tourists. honors Joe Hill _ hero to many, murderer to others, 05 Sep 2015 15:23:40 GMTSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Labor activist and songwriter Joe Hill is revered by many as a hero and martyr. death row quandary: 2 dozen executions, no lethal drugs, 05 Sep 2015 15:39:11 GMTCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The state now has two dozen condemned killers with firm execution dates, but with four months before the first one, it still doesn't have the lethal drugs it needs to carry them out.'s far-right National Front tries to move past feud, 05 Sep 2015 12:58:01 GMTPARIS (AP) — France's far-right National Front is holding a party-wide meeting, hoping to move past a family feud that has pitted its head, Marine Le Pen, against her father., for once, don't rule Hollywood's summer, 05 Sep 2015 15:26:08 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — After a lackluster 2014 summer, Hollywood has bounced back with one of its best seasons ever. But the most surprising part of the turnaround is that superheroes aren't the ones who saved the day. says she didn't 'stop and think' about email setup, 05 Sep 2015 15:41:13 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton says her use of a private email system at the State Department wasn't the "best choice" and acknowledged she didn't "stop and think" about her email setup when she became President Barack Obama's secretary of state in 2009., elation as 5,000 migrants reach Austria, Germany, 05 Sep 2015 14:40:10 GMTBUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Thousands of exhausted, elated people fleeing their Arab and Asian homelands reached their dream destinations of Germany and Austria on Saturday, completing epic journeys by boat, bus, train and foot to escape war and poverty. Perry posts tribute video for late the Bobbi Kristina, 05 Sep 2015 15:42:00 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Filmmaker Tyler Perry paid homage to the late Bobbi Kristina Brown through a tribute video that was shown during her private funeral in August. takes 7th straight F1 pole at Monza; Ferrari 2-3, 05 Sep 2015 13:19:47 GMTMONZA, Italy (AP) — Lewis Hamilton extended his recent stranglehold on pole position in Formula One, although Mercedes teammate Nico Rosberg qualified only fourth at the Italian Grand Prix on Saturday.'s apology doesn't change opinions on canonization, 05 Sep 2015 15:04:00 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Pope Francis' apology for the Roman Catholic Church's crimes against indigenous peoples has not softened opposition among some California Native Americans to his decision to canonize 18th-century Franciscan missionary Junipero Serra. sinkhole in Russia's Urals growing in size, 05 Sep 2015 13:54:49 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — A giant sinkhole that appeared in the Russian city of Solikamsk nine months ago is growing in size. military spokesman: Rebel attack in Yemen's Marib province also killed 10 Saudi troops, 05 Sep 2015 13:28:33 GMTCAIRO (AP) — Saudi military spokesman: Rebel attack in Yemen's Marib province also killed 10 Saudi troops. artwork loaned to DIA among pieces up for auction, 05 Sep 2015 14:51:07 GMTDETROIT (AP) — Works loaned to the Detroit Institute of Arts by developer A. Alfred Taubman will be among pieces in his collection to be auctioned off in the coming months. Portugal premier released to house arrest amid probe, 05 Sep 2015 15:13:24 GMTLISBON, Portugal (AP) — A Portuguese judge has released former Portuguese Prime Minister Jose Socrates from jail where he spent over nine months on suspicion of corruption, money-laundering and tax fraud. lifts evacuation order for town near doomed nuke plant, 05 Sep 2015 14:43:10 GMTNARAHA, Japan (AP) — Japan's government on Saturday lifted a 4 1/2-year-old evacuation order for the northeastern town of Naraha that had sent all of the town's 7,400 residents away following the disaster at the nearby Fukushima nuclear plant. lab reports violations of hazardous waste permit, 05 Sep 2015 15:57:25 GMTALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Top officials at one of the nation's premier federal laboratories say an extensive review has turned up violations in how the lab has handled hundreds of containers of radioactive waste during the past decade. lineups for the Sunday news shows, 05 Sep 2015 15:09:04 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows: winemakers look to change industry's stereotypes, 05 Sep 2015 14:38:01 GMTNORTH PLAINS, Ore. (AP) — Bertony Faustin didn't set out to be Oregon's first black winemaker. He just wanted to make good wine. But the disbelief that often comes when customers realize a black man owns the winery has worn on him. lawmakers weigh discipline for pair in sex scandal, 05 Sep 2015 14:38:30 GMTLANSING, Mich. (AP) — Emboldened after defeating establishment Republicans, newly elected tea party Reps. Todd Courser and Cindy Gamrat set out to shake up Michigan's Capitol — quickly announcing a "contract for liberty" and attacking the GOP governor over proposed tax hikes and overspending. school removes gender-neutral pronouns from site, 05 Sep 2015 15:57:11 GMTKNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The University of Tennessee says references to the use of gender-neutral pronouns such as "ze" are being removed from a school website. Latest: Subdued demonstration in Paris backs migrants, 05 Sep 2015 15:43:53 GMTThe latest news as tens of thousands of migrants pour into countries across Europe. All times local (CET): of Mississippi River in Ky. reopens after oil spill, 05 Sep 2015 15:13:47 GMTCOLUMBUS, Ky. (AP) — A 17-mile stretch of Mississippi River in Kentucky has reopened with restrictions after it was closed following a collision between two tow boats that spilled more than 120,000 gallons of oil into the waterway, the U.S. Coast Guard said Saturday. dominate cities in Morocco local elections, 05 Sep 2015 13:37:12 GMTRABAT, Morocco (AP) — Morocco's Islamist party dominated this North African kingdom's urban areas in local elections, but trailed in total seats behind two parties with strong backing in the countryside, according to final results announced Saturday. England's ports, long past prime, seek to stage comeback, 05 Sep 2015 13:32:58 GMTNEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — The noise and bustle of nearby neighborhoods fade away at New Haven's sprawling port. An oil and chemical tanker floats placidly at a dock. A tug pushes a barge out in Long Island Sound. Only occasionally do trucks rumble up to a scrap metal business or deliver materials for road work. of shooting victims lead Days of Grace rally, 05 Sep 2015 14:38:13 GMTCHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — The pastor of a church where nine African-Americans were killed says he knows good works can come from the tragedy. police seek 10th suspect in deadly Bangkok bombing, 05 Sep 2015 14:48:04 GMTBANGKOK (AP) — Thai police said Saturday that they are looking for a 10th suspect in last month's bombing of a landmark in central Bangkok that killed 20 people. to award arts medals to Sally Field, Stephen King, 05 Sep 2015 14:58:00 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Actress Sally Field and author Stephen King are among luminaries set to receive a National Medal of Arts or a National Humanities Medal from President Barack Obama. event honors Joe Hill, hero to many, murderer to others, 05 Sep 2015 15:32:22 GMTSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Labor activist and songwriter Joe Hill is revered by many as a hero and martyr. To others, Hill was a murderer who gunned down a Salt Lake City grocer and his son and got what he deserved when he was executed by firing squad in 1915. farewell party transforms into huge gay celebration, 05 Sep 2015 14:40:45 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — What started as a small costume party held to bid farewell to a friend has blossomed into a huge annual celebration of gay culture that's headed into its 44th year. in New Bedford: 3 centuries and still going strong, 05 Sep 2015 13:24:06 GMTNEW BEDFORD, Mass. (AP) — For three centuries, fishing has been a way of life in New Bedford — and it's still going strong. Latest: Hungarian PM says migrant crisis not resolved, 05 Sep 2015 13:10:09 GMTThe latest news as tens of thousands of migrants pour into countries across Europe. All times local (CET): Franklin reacts to blocking screening of documentary, 05 Sep 2015 15:42:43 GMTDENVER (AP) — Aretha Franklin is expressing her relief after a federal judge blocked The Telluride Film Festival screening of a documentary about a 1972 concert without the singer's consent. cops keep eye out for Times Square hustlers, 05 Sep 2015 14:54:46 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — In the summer of topless, painted women in Times Square, a team of New York Police Department officers fanned out on a recent night in their own getups — shorts, T-shirts and backpacks that allowed them to blend in with the crowd. Stewart, Nicholas Hoult get emotional in 'Equals', 05 Sep 2015 15:31:59 GMTVENICE, Italy (AP) — The movie business: What's love got to do with it? For director Drake Doremus, everything. England port lore: Whaling, pizza and a perfect storm, 05 Sep 2015 13:19:04 GMTPROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — New England's ports are reinventing themselves to compete with one another and from larger ones, but they were once legendary. From one of the world's great whaling ports to the Navy's first submarine base and the city featured in "The Perfect Storm," here is a look at their lore: takes 7th straight pole but Ferrari is close behind, 05 Sep 2015 14:26:27 GMTMONZA, Italy (AP) — Lewis Hamilton extended his recent stranglehold on pole position in Formula One, while Kimi Raikkonen and Sebastian Vettel gave Ferrari fans something to cheer about at their home Italian Grand Prix by qualifying second and third Saturday. face incomplete data after Common Core test troubles, 05 Sep 2015 14:57:37 GMTLAS VEGAS (AP) — Last school year, Common Core-aligned standardized tests marched forward, going from paper-and-pencil to the computer to allow for questions to adapt in difficulty based on a student's answer. A new baseline of testing data was expected as a result. However, many states had technical issues with the electronic form that left them unable to complete the testing. Others saw an unprecedented spread of refusals. That means a new school year without complete testing data in many areas. from Yemen rebel attack rises, 10 Saudi troops killed, 05 Sep 2015 14:37:33 GMTCAIRO (AP) — A Saudi military spokesman said Saturday that 10 of the nation's troops were killed in a rebel missile strike a day earlier in Yemen's Marib province, raising the death toll from the attack to at least 55. It was the first public acknowledgement by the Saudis that they have ground troops in Yemen, where they are leading a coalition to roll back gains by the Shiite rebels known as Houthis and their allies., businesses find uneasy balance at New England ports, 05 Sep 2015 13:21:52 GMTPORTLAND, Maine (AP) — From the cab of his seafood truck, Louis Giannola watches pedestrians wandering with their noses in their phones as shoppers, diners and frustrated motorists crowd Commercial Street on busy summer days. to watch for in the Democratic 2016 race this fall, 05 Sep 2015 13:42:50 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The dog days of summer are over for the Democratic presidential candidates. takes pole but Ferrari is close behind in Monza, 05 Sep 2015 14:55:27 GMTMONZA, Italy (AP) — Lewis Hamilton extended his recent stranglehold on pole position in Formula One, while Kimi Raikkonen and Sebastian Vettel gave Ferrari fans something to cheer about at their home Italian Grand Prix by qualifying second and third Saturday. union mines left in Kentucky, where labor wars once raged, 05 Sep 2015 15:00:57 GMTHARLAN, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky coal miners bled and died to unionize.