FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 31 Aug 2015 14:47:31 -07:00Rain and rising humidity help firefighters in West, 31 Aug 2015 21:31:14 GMTSPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Rain and cooler temperatures Monday helped firefighters battling a series of big blazes in north-central Washington and other states in the West. about decision to change Mount McKinley to Mount Denali, 31 Aug 2015 21:37:49 GMTANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — North America's tallest mountain will soon return to its previous name, Mount Denali, more than a century after the Alaskan peak was named to honor President William McKinley, who never set foot in Alaska. held in New York for Broadway actor who died at 21, 31 Aug 2015 20:29:29 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — About three dozen friends, colleagues and former classmates of a rising Broadway actor who had already made history at just 21 years old gathered in Central Park on Monday to mourn his accidental death. Latest: Hometown crowd gathers to honor slain cameraman, 31 Aug 2015 20:37:27 GMTROANOKE, Va. (AP) — The latest on Salem High School opening its doors to the community to commemorate the life of alumnus Adam Ward, the 27-year-old cameraman for a Roanoke television station who was slain on live TV last week (all times local): to take wilderness trip with Bear Grylls, 31 Aug 2015 20:31:54 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Survival expert Bear Grylls has bagged his biggest celebrity yet for a walk in the wilderness — President Barack Obama. on government spending and debt, 31 Aug 2015 21:02:57 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Figures on government spending and debt (last six digits are eliminated). The government's fiscal year runs Oct. 1 through Sept. 30. Gov. Kasich opposes changing name of Mount McKinley, 31 Aug 2015 20:51:58 GMTCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio Gov. John Kasich disagrees with President Barack Obama's decision to rename Mount McKinley as Denali, the name used by native Alaskans. gas find promises to ease Egypt's fuel crisis, 31 Aug 2015 20:41:31 GMTCAIRO (AP) — The discovery of a huge gas field off Egypt's coast promises to ease a long-running fuel crisis and boost the economy after years of unrest, but it will take years to develop and won't bring Gulf-style riches to the Arab world's most populous country, experts said Monday. Latest on Houston deputy: Funeral scheduled for Friday, 31 Aug 2015 21:04:03 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — Here are the latest developments regarding the fatal shooting of a suburban Houston sheriff's deputy (all times local): inspects trucks for migrants, creates 18-mile backup, 31 Aug 2015 21:26:12 GMTBUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Austria stepped up vehicle inspections Monday at its Hungarian border after 71 migrants apparently suffocated in a truck, creating a huge traffic jam on the main Budapest-Vienna highway. Latest on Houston deputy: Miles had mental evaluation, 31 Aug 2015 20:36:56 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — Here are the latest developments regarding the fatal shooting of a suburban Houston sheriff's deputy (all times local):'s antitrust probe into Google moves into next phase, 31 Aug 2015 21:32:55 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A lengthy investigation into whether Google has been abusing its dominance of Internet search to stifle competition in India is moving into its next phase. push into Texas lineup for No. 11 Notre Dame, 31 Aug 2015 21:11:45 GMTAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Charlie Strong lived up to his word: If a Texas freshman could beat out a veteran in training camp, they would earn a starting spot. celebrate life of slain television cameraman, 31 Aug 2015 21:09:11 GMTROANOKE, Va. (AP) — The scene inside a Virginia high school auditorium sounded more like a celebration of life Monday than a visitation after a death as the family of a cameraman who was slain on live TV greeted mourners at a hometown reception. considers challenge to California death penalty, 31 Aug 2015 21:08:18 GMTPASADENA, Calif. (AP) — A federal appeals court considering whether California's death penalty is unconstitutional because of excessive delays focused Monday mainly on procedural issues over whether a killer's novel legal theory had been addressed by the state Supreme Court. Michigan lawmakers engaged in dishonest cover-up, 31 Aug 2015 21:17:45 GMTLANSING, Mich. (AP) — Two Michigan lawmakers who had an extramarital affair engaged in numerous instances of deceptive and "outright dishonest" misconduct in an attempted cover-up, in which public resources were misused and constituents were treated with a lack of respect, an investigator alleged Monday. registry questioned after prep school grad's conviction, 31 Aug 2015 21:20:52 GMTCONCORD, N.H. (AP) — A graduate of an elite prep school who was convicted of having sexual contact with a 15-year-old classmate as part of a game of sexual conquest will be required to register as a sex offender for life, a punishment his lawyer likens to being branded and legal experts and reform advocates say exceeds the crime. President Mark Shapiro is bound for Blue Jays, 31 Aug 2015 20:49:49 GMTCLEVELAND (AP) — As his throat clogged with emotion, Mark Shapiro avoided making eye contact with his wife and two kids so he wouldn't break down crying., last year's runner-up, upset by Paire at US Open, 31 Aug 2015 21:07:39 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A year after his run all the way to his first Grand Slam final, Kei Nishikori's stay at the U.S. Open lasted only a few hours. offended by attacks on Jews who back Iran deal, 31 Aug 2015 21:22:46 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama said people who attack Jews who support the Iran nuclear deal are like African-Americans who differ with him on policy and then conclude he's "not black enough." for 2020? White House welcomes rapper's political bid, 31 Aug 2015 21:36:06 GMTABOARD AIR FORCE ONE (AP) — Kanye West for 2020? The White House says it is anticipating the rapper's potential bid for president. to discuss impeaching NM official accused of fraud, 31 Aug 2015 21:24:41 GMTALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Democratic leaders in the New Mexico House of Representatives are raising the possibility of impeachment proceedings against the state's top elections official after allegations of fraud, embezzlement and money laundering were leveled against her. Impact wrestler 'Bram' charged with domestic battery, 31 Aug 2015 21:23:55 GMTGULFPORT, Fla. (AP) — Tampa Bay-area police arrested a professional wrestler after authorities say said he pinned his girlfriend to the bed by her neck and held her in a room against her will.'Jade Dragon Mountain' is engrossing debut by Elsa Hart, 31 Aug 2015 21:22:24 GMT"Jade Dragon Mountain" (Minotaur), by Elsa Hart Ex-Colts LB McNary ignored woman's pleas to stop, 31 Aug 2015 21:14:52 GMTINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A prosecutor says former Indianapolis Colts linebacker Josh McNary ignored a woman's requests to stop after he began having sex with her at his apartment last December., Susan B. Anthony win support for redesigned $10 bill, 31 Aug 2015 21:09:31 GMTSENECA FALLS, N.Y. (AP) — Harriet Tubman and Susan B. Anthony were the names most mentioned Monday as women who should be considered for a redesigned $10 bill during a town hall meeting with U.S. Treasurer Rosie Rios. explodes during Ukraine clashes; 1 officer killed, 31 Aug 2015 21:30:32 GMTKIEV, Ukraine (AP) — As lawmakers took up a measure to give greater powers to separatists in eastern Ukraine, nationalist protesters clashed with police outside parliament on Monday, and the Interior Ministry said one officer was killed in a grenade blast and more than 100 were wounded. experts see no criminal trouble for Clinton thus far, 31 Aug 2015 21:29:06 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Experts in government secrecy law see almost no possibility of criminal action against Hillary Clinton or her top aides in connection with now-classified information sent over unsecure email while she was secretary of state, based on the public evidence thus far. the Dow Jones industrial average fared on Monday, 31 Aug 2015 20:57:14 GMTStocks fell moderately on Monday, as a spike in crude oil prices helped offset steeper declines. The Standard & Poor's 500 index ended August down 6.3 percent, its worst showing since May 2012. antenna atop Trump tower closes streets in Toronto, 31 Aug 2015 21:15:57 GMTTORONTO (AP) — Police have closed off a number of blocks in Toronto's downtown financial district because of an unstable antenna on the Trump International Hotel and Tower Toronto. seals Alabama governor's divorce file from public view, 31 Aug 2015 20:45:42 GMTMONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — A judge ordered Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley's divorce case to be sealed from public view Monday, and the governor told cabinet members that he would not let distractions get in the way of his push for budget and policy changes.'s Parliament speaker says he supports nuclear deal, 31 Aug 2015 20:48:29 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — Iran's Parliament speaker said Monday that he supports the historic nuclear deal with world powers aimed at reining in Tehran's efforts to build a bomb. on US Open: Venus Williams stays perfect in 1st round, 31 Aug 2015 20:39:32 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The latest on the U.S. Open (all times local): and Medicines are big market movers, 31 Aug 2015 21:38:42 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Monday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market: look at the slaying of suburban Houston sheriff's deputy, 31 Aug 2015 20:53:21 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — Shannon J. Miles is charged with fatally shooting a suburban Houston sheriff's deputy in an attack the sheriff said was possibly fueled by rising tensions linked to the Black Lives Matter movement. A guide to key aspects of the case: is easternmost hurricane to form in tropics of Atlantic, 31 Aug 2015 20:55:28 GMTMIAMI (AP) — Weather forecasters say Hurricane Fred is the easternmost hurricane known to have formed in the Atlantic tropics, and the first to actually pass over the Cape Verde Islands as a hurricane. Deputy shoots man suspected of stalking wrestler, 31 Aug 2015 21:20:15 GMTORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A deputy fearing for his life shot a man who authorities say had been stalking a female wrestler, wounding him Monday outside a World Wrestling Entertainment training facility in central Florida, authorities said. Turkish court orders British journalists arrested, 31 Aug 2015 20:51:02 GMTDIYARBAKIR, Turkey (AP) — A Turkish court charged two Vice News journalists and their assistant on Monday with "aiding a terrorist organization" and ordered them arrested pending trial. Their employer has called the charges "baseless and alarmingly false." Newsbreak: Blue Jays would 'love' to keep general manager, 31 Aug 2015 20:41:10 GMTTORONTO (AP) — The ownership of the Toronto Blue Jays said Monday it would "love" to keep general manager Alex Anthopoulos and has been in discussions about extending his contract. shoots man suspected of stalking outside WWE facility, 31 Aug 2015 20:30:00 GMTORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A deputy shot a man who authorities say was stalking a female wrestler outside a World Wrestling Entertainment training facility in central Florida. creativity to corruption, Mandel was a political force, 31 Aug 2015 21:12:02 GMTANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — A colorful and complex figure in Maryland politics, Marvin Mandel was seen by some as an innovator who reorganized state government to be more efficient. For others, he was forever stained by his conviction for selling the powers of office.'s bare breast: it's not like Janet, 31 Aug 2015 20:27:37 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Janet Jackson exposed a breast on national television a decade ago and it sparked national outrage. Miley Cyrus' flash barely caused a shrug. convicted of killing 3 at Kansas Jewish sites, 31 Aug 2015 21:26:37 GMTOLATHE, Kan. (AP) — The man who admitted killing three people at two suburban Kansas City Jewish sites was convicted of murder and other charges Monday, shortly after he told jurors he hoped to "die a martyr" for the shootings. convicts white supremacist of killing 3 people at Kansas City-area Jewish sites last year, 31 Aug 2015 21:18:04 GMTOLATHE, Kan. (AP) — Jury convicts white supremacist of killing 3 people at Kansas City-area Jewish sites last year.'s death at Braves game raises stadium safety questions, 31 Aug 2015 21:11:52 GMTATLANTA (AP) — The death of a longtime Braves season-ticket holder raises questions about the height of guard rails at the team's new stadium that is to open in 2017. Supreme Court: Ex-Virginia gov to remain free for now, 31 Aug 2015 21:31:38 GMTRICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell will not have to go to prison while the U.S. Supreme Court considers whether to review his public corruption convictions, the justices ruled Monday. unveils circular smartwatch, but are apps available?, 31 Aug 2015 21:02:20 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Samsung is juicing up its smartwatch with a circular face and more battery life than the Apple Watch, but it's unknown how many apps will be available for it. discuss impeaching NM official accused of fraud, 31 Aug 2015 20:35:11 GMTALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Democratic Leaders in the New Mexico House of Representatives are taking aim at the state's top elections official after allegations of fraud, embezzlement and money laundering were leveled against her.'Pigs in a blanket' chant at Minnesota Fair riles police, 31 Aug 2015 20:48:38 GMTST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — An organizer behind the Black Lives Matter weekend march outside the Minnesota State Fair stood by the group's chant to fry police "like bacon," saying Monday that law enforcement officials are cherry-picking a 30-second chant to take issue with an otherwise peaceful protest. beach reopened after shark spotted 2 days in row, 31 Aug 2015 21:12:48 GMTSAN DIEGO (AP) — The coast seems to be clear after shark sightings Saturday and Sunday along the San Diego coastline.