FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 25 Aug 2016 18:28:49 -07:00Ex-Maryland official tapped to run New Orleans' violent jail, 25 Aug 2016 23:15:44 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — A former Maryland corrections official was tapped Thursday to run the violence-plagued New Orleans jail. government, lawyers want voter ID ruling enforced, 25 Aug 2016 22:56:24 GMTRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The federal government and others who sued to overturn North Carolina's voter identification law told the U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday that keeping the photo ID mandate and other rules in place for the November elections would harm black voters and increase confusion. Mexico: Brutal killing of girl detailed by authorities, 26 Aug 2016 00:53:40 GMTALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — On the day Victoria Martens was going to celebrate her 10th birthday, she was found dead in her family's apartment by Albuquerque police officers, her dismembered remains wrapped in a burning blanket. officer fatally shot in eastern Tennessee, 26 Aug 2016 00:26:41 GMTMARYVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A police officer has died in a shooting in eastern Tennessee. Latest: Trump says 'nobody even knows' what alt-right is, 26 Aug 2016 01:16:25 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. presidential race (all times EDT): wanted in woman's killing, kids' kidnapping arrested, 26 Aug 2016 00:22:50 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — A California couple wanted in connection with a woman's killing and the kidnapping of her three children in the Los Angeles area were arrested Thursday in Colorado. Prep school alumni covered Owen Labrie's lawyers, 26 Aug 2016 00:21:59 GMTBOSTON (AP) — Lawyers for a New Hampshire prep school sex assault victim say parents and alumni at St. Paul's School helped raise over $100,000 for her alleged attacker's defense team. Vet's Purple Heart lies cost government $752,000, 26 Aug 2016 00:10:30 GMTTACOMA, Wash. (AP) — Federal prosecutors say a former soldier who lied his way to a Purple Heart by faking injuries from the Iraq War cheated Washington state and the federal government out of more than $750,000 — about three times what investigators cited when they first charged him with fraud in 2014. boy in legal fight dies after ventilator removed, 26 Aug 2016 00:56:15 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — In a swift ending to a long legal battle, a California toddler who had been declared brain-dead has died after being taken off life support. redistricting referendum won't appear on ballot, 25 Aug 2016 23:18:17 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — The Illinois Supreme Court ruled Thursday that a voter referendum seeking to change the system Illinois uses to draw political boundaries is unconstitutional, making it ineligible to appear on the November ballot. Latest: Nuns slain: religious order 'shocked... grieved', 26 Aug 2016 01:05:11 GMTJACKSON, Miss. (AP) — The Latest on the slayings of two Catholic nuns in Mississippi (all times local): Latest: Trump offers latest stance on immigration, 26 Aug 2016 01:07:00 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. presidential race (all times EDT): Lochte nabs new sponsor after Speedo, others dump him, 26 Aug 2016 00:34:07 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Ryan Lochte has a new sponsor — Pine Bros. Softish Throat Drops — that says people should give the swimmer "a second chance" after he fell from corporate grace following a drunken incident during the Rio Olympics he tried to pass off as a robbery. police charge Lochte with false report of robbery, 25 Aug 2016 23:10:28 GMTRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazilian police charged American swimmer Ryan Lochte on Thursday with filing a false robbery report over an incident during the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. won't dismiss Pierre-Paul privacy lawsuit against ESPN, 26 Aug 2016 01:14:48 GMTMIAMI (AP) — A Miami federal judge has refused to dismiss a lawsuit filed by New York Giants lineman Jason Pierre-Paul against ESPN over disclosure of his medical records from a 2015 fireworks accident. line company: Woman who fell had unhooked safety gear, 26 Aug 2016 00:39:26 GMTDOVER, Del. (AP) — A woman who fell 35 feet to her death from a zip line platform had disconnected herself from the safety system, the attraction's operator said Thursday. swimmer Lochte's legal troubles mount in Brazil, 26 Aug 2016 00:31:34 GMTRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazilian police charged American swimmer Ryan Lochte on Thursday with filing a false robbery report over an incident during the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. Clinton to remain on family foundation board, 25 Aug 2016 22:48:33 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Chelsea Clinton would remain on the board of her family's foundation even if her mother is elected president, a spokeswoman said Thursday. Latest: Suspect in New Mexico girl's killing has record, 26 Aug 2016 00:12:54 GMTALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The Latest on the slaying of a 10-year-old New Mexico girl (all times local): nuns killed in Mississippi; signs point to home break-in, 26 Aug 2016 00:19:07 GMTDURANT, Miss. (AP) — Two nuns who worked as nurses and helped the poor in rural Mississippi were found slain in their home, perhaps victims of a break-in and vehicle theft, officials said Thursday. mom charged in death of malnourished son found in closet, 25 Aug 2016 23:13:42 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — A Los Angeles woman has been charged with murder in the death of her severely malnourished 11-year-old son whose body was found in a closet. rejects doctors' lawsuit against Quackwatch website, 25 Aug 2016 23:00:43 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A lawsuit brought by two pioneers in the anti-aging movement who said an online article about them suggests they're quacks has been tossed out by a judge. Latest: World Trade Center honors Italy quake victims, 26 Aug 2016 00:36:48 GMTAMATRICE, Italy (AP) — The Latest on the earthquake in central Italy (all times local):, Laird share early lead at Barclays, 25 Aug 2016 23:03:58 GMTFARMINGDALE, N.Y. (AP) — Patrick Reed didn't break anything Thursday except par. police: Irishmen say their top official handled tickets, 26 Aug 2016 00:58:28 GMTRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Two Irish Olympic executives have told Rio police that the head of their national committee, who has been arrested in a Summer Games ticket-scalping probe, was in sole charge of ticketing matters, a chief investigator said Thursday. Things to Know for Friday, 26 Aug 2016 01:16:38 GMTYour daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Friday: to race at Gateway Motorsports Park next year, 26 Aug 2016 00:29:58 GMTMADISON, Ill. (AP) — IndyCar will race at Gateway Motorsports Park next year. discovers iPhone spyware, sparking security update, 26 Aug 2016 00:03:05 GMTAJMAN, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The suspicious text message that appeared on Ahmed Mansoor's iPhone promised to reveal details about torture in the United Arab Emirates' prisons. All Mansoor had to do was click the link. agrees to sell Nashville track to real estate company, 25 Aug 2016 22:47:22 GMTNASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Dover Motorsports, Inc. has a new buyer for the Nashville Superspeedway in a commercial real estate development company. Latest: Louisiana to reopen 3 shellfish areas, 26 Aug 2016 00:22:40 GMTBATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The Latest on Louisiana flooding (all times local): Tech banned from taking new students with federal aid, 25 Aug 2016 22:56:58 GMTThe U.S. Department of Education has banned the for-profit college chain ITT Educational Services from enrolling new students who use federal financial aid. champ Kvitova, Radwanska advance in New Haven, 26 Aug 2016 01:02:10 GMTNEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — Two-time defending champion Petra Kvitova needed just an hour Thursday to beat Ekaterina Makarova 6-3, 6-1 and move into the semifinals of the Connecticut Open, despite suffering from a cold. Explosion rocks sports center in Belgian town of Chimay, at least one dead, 26 Aug 2016 00:52:36 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — Report: Explosion rocks sports center in Belgian town of Chimay, at least one dead. Man convicted in deadly home invasion tried suicide, 26 Aug 2016 00:20:02 GMTHARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A man convicted in the slayings of a mother and her two daughters during a home invasion in a wealthy Connecticut suburb has tried to kill himself in prison. men in Nevada standoff case plead guilty in federal court, 26 Aug 2016 00:09:55 GMTLAS VEGAS (AP) — Two defendants became the first to plead guilty Thursday to federal charges in an armed confrontation with U.S. officials over grazing rights near cattleman and open-range advocate Cliven Bundy's ranch in Nevada. on top men's players at the 2016 US Open, 25 Aug 2016 23:58:49 GMTMen to watch at the U.S. Open, which begins Monday: Six: Strong, Sumlin entering 2016 on coaching hot seat, 25 Aug 2016 23:00:19 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. members go to court over use of band's name, 25 Aug 2016 22:41:16 GMTRICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Former members of Jamaican reggae band The Wailers, which played alongside Bob Marley, are going to court to try to stop the group they left from performing under the same name. sue over Pennsylvania House's opening prayers, 26 Aug 2016 01:00:01 GMTHARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A group of people who don't believe in God filed a federal lawsuit on Thursday seeking to change how prayers are handled before sessions of the state House of Representatives. Michigan sex offender rules cannot be retroactive, 25 Aug 2016 22:58:39 GMTLANSING, Mich. (AP) — Significant changes to Michigan's sex offender registry law cannot be applied retroactively to potentially thousands of sex offenders because the revisions unconstitutionally stiffen the punishment of offenders after their convictions, a federal appeals court ruled Thursday. travelers fear turbulence en route to new airport, 25 Aug 2016 22:55:03 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — There could be turbulence for travelers during the multibillion dollar renovation of New York's LaGuardia Airport. missile test adds to 'Military First' celebration, 25 Aug 2016 22:41:50 GMTPYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — North Korea marked its "Military First" holiday on Thursday with mass dancing, outdoor concerts and boasts of a successful — and potentially game-changing — submarine-launched ballistic missile test it hopes will serve as a warning to Washington and Seoul to stop holding joint military exercises Pyongyang sees as a dress rehearsal for invasion. Campbell: Soldier in custody after firing shots, 25 Aug 2016 23:18:46 GMTFORT CAMPBELL, Ky. (AP) — Army officials say a 101st Airborne Division soldier fired two shots at Fort Campbell and then fled in his vehicle before being apprehended by military police. champ Lydia Ko shot behind Stephanie Meadow in Canada, 25 Aug 2016 23:57:29 GMTPRIDDIS, Alberta (AP) — Three-time champion Lydia Ko was back on the Canadian Pacific Women's Open leaderboard Thursday. Canadian star Brooke Henderson had a lot of catching up to do in the lightning-delayed first round., in speech Friday, could send signal about next hike, 26 Aug 2016 00:25:47 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The job market is humming, and so are the U.S. financial markets, with major stock indexes near record highs. after Slam bid at US Open, Williams eyes No. 23, No. 1, 25 Aug 2016 23:56:58 GMTDespite everything that Serena Williams has won and done, her sense of self can still fluctuate based on the outcome of a particular match. media report blast at Chimay sports center, 26 Aug 2016 00:57:48 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — A Belgian newspaper is reporting that an explosion has rocked a sports center in the Belgian town of Chimay, with reports of at least one person dead and two injured. judge stops appointment of Nixon as public defender, 25 Aug 2016 22:44:34 GMTJEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — A Missouri judge is blocking the state public defender director from appointing Gov. Jay Nixon to a case. it's Trump sounding soft on illegal immigration, 25 Aug 2016 22:58:45 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump defeated 16 rivals in the Republican primaries by being the most anti-immigrant of them all, promising to build a giant wall on the border and deport millions. He labeled opponents like Jeb Bush and Marco Rubio as weak and amnesty-loving, and his extreme rhetoric pushed the entire immigration debate to the right. me: Michigan plant making way for Grey Poupon mustard, 26 Aug 2016 00:52:54 GMTHOLLAND, Mich. (AP) — The state with a history of manufacturing motors and Motown music is making more room for mustard.