FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Wed, 02 Sep 2015 23:50:54 -07:00The Latest: Heavy police presence near where officer shothttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1fdf5528dd1644a9bb3ffc9f6c3e9fbaThu, 03 Sep 2015 05:04:55 GMTFOX LAKE, Ill. (AP) — The latest on the fatal shooting of a police officer in northern Illinois (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1fdf5528dd1644a9bb3ffc9f6c3e9fbaBangkok security looks more serious in deadly bombing's wakehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/36110a0872364f998416f9c807476e6cThu, 03 Sep 2015 05:18:02 GMTBANGKOK (AP) — Bangkok's laid-back, anything-goes vibe has toughened a bit in the aftermath of last month's deadly bombing in the heart of the city.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/36110a0872364f998416f9c807476e6c3 to be sentenced for rock throwing that injured teacherhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/909d28e850fb4481b4e0106378f2881eThu, 03 Sep 2015 05:39:21 GMTLEWISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Three young men will soon learn their sentences for a rock-throwing incident last year that caused severe brain trauma to an Ohio schoolteacher as she passed through Pennsylvania in the dead of night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/909d28e850fb4481b4e0106378f2881eA look at the case of Texas man killed by deputieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4cfff2c55fae49339f51e321203fd803Thu, 03 Sep 2015 06:43:04 GMTSAN ANTONIO (AP) — The fatal shooting of a San Antonio-area man by sheriff's deputies is drawing scrutiny because the man had both hands in the air at the time he was shot. Officials say a video appears to show 41-year-old Gilbert Flores was armed with a knife during the confrontation Friday outside a home northwest of San Antonio, and are examining the images as part of their investigation.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4cfff2c55fae49339f51e321203fd803Judge may set murder trial in San Francisco pier shootinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3c0e4e25280149569c592a5f2a9dad45Thu, 03 Sep 2015 06:03:01 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A San Francisco judge is deciding whether to schedule a murder trial for a Mexican national deported from the United States five times before shooting a young woman — a death that became the focus of the national immigration debate.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3c0e4e25280149569c592a5f2a9dad45Guatemala president ordered detained in corruption probehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9090c1ea9aff41bbbcccd51ab67f5a99Thu, 03 Sep 2015 05:51:11 GMTGUATEMALA CITY (AP) — A Guatemalan judge has issued an unprecedented order to detain President Otto Perez Molina in a fraud scandal that has engulfed his government, dealing the most serious blow yet to entrenched political corruption in the Central American country.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9090c1ea9aff41bbbcccd51ab67f5a99Teens take on preservation work at national monumentshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/60990dc28a25478fa68ba1b0e288c7acThu, 03 Sep 2015 05:28:31 GMTAT THE BOTTOM OF FRIJOLES CANYON, N.M. (AP) — With the sun blazing overhead, the crew of Native American youth tries to work quickly. Their hands are covered with dry, cracked mud as they repair the stone walls that make up one of the more prominent cultural sites at Bandelier National Monument.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/60990dc28a25478fa68ba1b0e288c7acSAT scores slip slightly as more students take testhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7672de86f1a5408890c763649cabc923Thu, 03 Sep 2015 04:02:01 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Student performance on the SAT college entrance exam is showing no improvement, continuing a mostly downward trend over the last five years.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7672de86f1a5408890c763649cabc923Seoul prosecutors seek 15-year term for US envoy attackerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/97994ed384bf4c908c036ab39e965859Thu, 03 Sep 2015 06:26:21 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korean prosecutors on Thursday asked for a 15-year prison term for the man they say slashed the U.S. ambassador during a breakfast forum in March.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/97994ed384bf4c908c036ab39e965859Migrants flood Budapest rail station as police leave, but no trains running to Western Europehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4c79164295b44c409b939800caf65dcdThu, 03 Sep 2015 06:28:34 GMTBUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Migrants flood Budapest rail station as police leave, but no trains running to Western Europe.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4c79164295b44c409b939800caf65dcdTamil leader becomes opposition leader in Parliamenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/be9a715d38fb4b97a1be6d7e8c7437a2Thu, 03 Sep 2015 06:09:05 GMTCOLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Sri Lanka's Parliament has recognized an ethnic Tamil lawmaker as the opposition leader for the first time in decades in what is seen a positive step toward post civil-war reconciliation with the minority community.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/be9a715d38fb4b97a1be6d7e8c7437a2College soccer players suspended after blackface incidenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7cc1315d61b94dfdb399fce5713957acThu, 03 Sep 2015 03:52:05 GMTSPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — A private Christian university in Spokane says five members of the women's soccer team were suspended from a match after a social media post surfaced showing them dressed in blackface and afro wigs.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7cc1315d61b94dfdb399fce5713957acChina pledges to cut 300,000 troops from its massive armyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f2de09d455be4a6eb38656469939daefThu, 03 Sep 2015 05:00:52 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Chinese President Xi Jinping on Thursday pledged to cut China's 2.3 million-member People's Liberation Army by 300,000 troops, amid rising manpower costs and technological capabilities that reduce the need for large numbers of personnel.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f2de09d455be4a6eb38656469939daefToday in Historyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/78a3ca5309ba4ee79910a3b5b5b6496cThu, 03 Sep 2015 04:00:13 GMTToday is Thursday, September 3, the 246th day of 2015. There are 119 days left in the year.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/78a3ca5309ba4ee79910a3b5b5b6496cMoreland leads Rangers to 4-3 win over Padres in 10 inningshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/46859871934542ba9daadedd757ca230Thu, 03 Sep 2015 05:56:07 GMTSAN DIEGO (AP) — Mitch Moreland doubled in the go-ahead run in the 10th inning to give the surging Texas Rangers a 4-3 victory over the San Diego Padres on Wednesday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/46859871934542ba9daadedd757ca230Q&A: What to look for with Guatemala's embattled presidenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1e039a20310b48779f189ebc50b53430Thu, 03 Sep 2015 05:26:29 GMTGUATEMALA CITY (AP) — A Guatemala judge has ordered President Otto Perez Molina to appear before a judge after Congress withdrew immunity of office this week, moving forward on his possible prosecution in a customs corruption scandal that has sparked massive street protests. A court has barred him from leaving the country during the investigation, though he remains president of the Central American nation.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1e039a20310b48779f189ebc50b53430Hunt for 3 suspects widens after Illinois officer's deathhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/68d32deb3cb44685afd08cbf4f255f5eThu, 03 Sep 2015 05:12:49 GMTFOX LAKE, Ill. (AP) — Authorities broadened the hunt Wednesday for three suspects wanted in the fatal shooting of a popular Illinois police officer, even as they acknowledged that they had no indication the men were still in the area where the slaying happened.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/68d32deb3cb44685afd08cbf4f255f5eSpecially trained dogs help out farmers with disabilitieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/680900d9cf6845e2828373d76acb1afcThu, 03 Sep 2015 06:38:45 GMTMAYSVILLE, Mo. (AP) — The demanding daily chores of a farmer were always a little different for Alda Owen, who is legally blind, able to see some blurry shapes and very close objects but not much else.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/680900d9cf6845e2828373d76acb1afcWorker who helped Clinton set up email server takes Fifthhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e0ee72e6462745d8a09baccc7ce44361Thu, 03 Sep 2015 03:55:53 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A former State Department employee who helped Hillary Rodham Clinton set up her private email server said he will assert his Fifth Amendment right not to testify before the House committee on Benghazi.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e0ee72e6462745d8a09baccc7ce44361Zayat: American Pharoah's future to be announced soonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a0ec6caa33ce47d0a3375328328bdfffThu, 03 Sep 2015 03:39:59 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Decision day may be at hand for Triple Crown winner American Pharoah.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a0ec6caa33ce47d0a3375328328bdfffGuatemala prosecutor: judge Oks order to detain President Otto Perez Molina in corruption casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a498e5793f8544cca321dd612fa477d3Thu, 03 Sep 2015 03:40:27 GMTGUATEMALA CITY (AP) — Guatemala prosecutor: judge Oks order to detain President Otto Perez Molina in corruption case.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a498e5793f8544cca321dd612fa477d3Indonesia extradites ex-police officer sought in US murderhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/96603b85339d44909c01a040252a800dThu, 03 Sep 2015 06:20:47 GMTAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A former Austin, Texas, police officer has been charged with capital murder in the death of his pregnant girlfriend, according to a federal affidavit unsealed Wednesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/96603b85339d44909c01a040252a800dOut of the sunroof, and the office: Glimpses of China paradehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2a619cb04da143c4bd8b4ecbac5ae1d3Thu, 03 Sep 2015 06:28:08 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Brief looks at China's massive parade Thursday commemorating the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2a619cb04da143c4bd8b4ecbac5ae1d3US Muslims hope new billboards reclaim Islam's messagehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eac4e6cb6f8a4ec9a2d7d1eef646f3f6Thu, 03 Sep 2015 06:02:22 GMTBOSTON (AP) — Dozens of billboards with Muslim themes are sprouting nationwide, proclaiming what organizers say is the true message of Islam and its prophet, Muhammad: peace and justice, not extremism and violent jihad.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eac4e6cb6f8a4ec9a2d7d1eef646f3f6Soccer players suspended for a game after blackface incidenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/46c68a21cbfc4161b025297c0440b95aThu, 03 Sep 2015 05:25:59 GMTSPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Five members of the women's soccer team at a private Christian university in Washington state were suspended for one match Wednesday after a social media post surfaced showing them dressed in blackface and afro wigs.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/46c68a21cbfc4161b025297c0440b95aChina marks Japan WWII defeat, shows rising power in paradehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/839837f23528478b8cb091f786eb3135Thu, 03 Sep 2015 04:42:51 GMTBEIJING (AP) — China's leader presided over a parade of tanks, missiles and troops that displayed growing military might Thursday as fighter jets roared overhead, but pledged a 300,000 reduction in troops in a bid to show his country poses no expansionist threat.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/839837f23528478b8cb091f786eb3135Dickey throws 4-hitter, Jays beat Indians 5-1http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a606d085a7194d9d9bfe40ca0ea25bf1Thu, 03 Sep 2015 03:08:26 GMTTORONTO (AP) — R.A. Dickey called talented teammate Josh Donaldson "a superhero."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a606d085a7194d9d9bfe40ca0ea25bf1Report: Ohio State QB Jones taken to hospital for headachehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2f4cb2cb1ef34643aca141c67b7a9244Thu, 03 Sep 2015 04:28:05 GMTOhio State quarterback Cardale Jones was taken to the hospital because of a headache, his mother told The Toledo Blade.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2f4cb2cb1ef34643aca141c67b7a9244In Alaska, Obama becomes 1st president to enter the Arctichttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/553cc1a0c2d94d8a905e47e3ffa09d80Thu, 03 Sep 2015 05:29:44 GMTKOTZEBUE, Alaska (AP) — President Barack Obama crossed the Arctic Circle on Wednesday in a first by a sitting U.S. president, telling residents in a far-flung Alaska village that their plight should be the world's wake-up call on global warming.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/553cc1a0c2d94d8a905e47e3ffa09d80Latest on US Open: No. 1 seed Djokovic dances into 3rd roundhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d20bdf2320464fe2bde6edf3c58b1c22Thu, 03 Sep 2015 03:58:38 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The latest on the U.S. Open (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d20bdf2320464fe2bde6edf3c58b1c22Migrants flood Budapest rail station; no trains to the Westhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/550f35c6acdc49079aa159a5754ccb00Thu, 03 Sep 2015 06:47:07 GMTBUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Migrants have flooded into Budapest's Keleti train station as police leave, but the train operator says that there will be no trains going to Western Europe.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/550f35c6acdc49079aa159a5754ccb00Kershaw's 15 Ks lead Dodgers over Giants 2-1http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c4ec9170c00449a69949e74b93e117e8Thu, 03 Sep 2015 04:56:13 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Clayton Kershaw struck out 15 to set a season career high with 251, Chase Utley hit a go-ahead homer in the sixth inning and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the San Francisco Giants 2-1 on Wednesday night for a series sweep that increased their NL West lead to 6 ½ games.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c4ec9170c00449a69949e74b93e117e8Zimmerman homers twice, doubles as Nationals beat Cardinalshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/18f593f47dbb4bb9baa19d88ef297ff6Thu, 03 Sep 2015 04:10:23 GMTST. LOUIS (AP) — Ryan Zimmerman homered twice, then doubled home the tiebreaking run in the eighth inning as the Washington Nationals ended their nine-game losing streak at St. Louis, beating the Cardinals 4-3 Wednesday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/18f593f47dbb4bb9baa19d88ef297ff6Lucroy drives in 3, Brewers beat Pirates for 5th time in rowhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c12373448fb046508d81da2f8f8edbbeThu, 03 Sep 2015 03:36:54 GMTMILWAUKEE (AP) — Jonathan Lucroy drove in three runs and extended his hitting streak to a career high-tying 10 games as the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Pittsburgh Pirates for the fifth straight time, 9-4 Wednesday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c12373448fb046508d81da2f8f8edbbeBig cities scramble to be prepared for an oil train disasterhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6df3fc2e88d0459b8d99a980d4de07f7Thu, 03 Sep 2015 06:27:38 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — They rumble past schools, homes and businesses in dozens of cities around the country — 100-car trains loaded with crude oil from the Upper Midwest.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6df3fc2e88d0459b8d99a980d4de07f7Latest on US Open: No. 1 seed Djokovic eases into 3rd roundhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7f4fb6663b644365928d5881ddea01deThu, 03 Sep 2015 03:44:22 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The latest on the U.S. Open (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7f4fb6663b644365928d5881ddea01deGonzalez has 2 HRs, 7 RBIs as Rockies beat D-backs, 9-4http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/adf53345eda8474fb9edf47147466b94Thu, 03 Sep 2015 04:46:43 GMTDENVER (AP) — Carlos Gonzalez homered twice, including a grand slam, and had a career-high seven RBIs to give the Colorado Rockies a 9-4 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Wednesday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/adf53345eda8474fb9edf47147466b94Redskins GM's wife apologizes for tweet about reporterhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c356e3caac3a4e7b9f65d6c3770386f1Thu, 03 Sep 2015 03:27:32 GMTASHBURN, Va. (AP) — The wife of Washington Redskins general manager Scot McCloughan has apologized for "disparaging" and "unfounded" comments on her Twitter account about an ESPN reporter.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c356e3caac3a4e7b9f65d6c3770386f1SAT scores slip slightly; more students take testhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a210e1e6fb514b7488ac6205a9bbbb97Thu, 03 Sep 2015 04:03:35 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Student performance on the SAT college entrance exam is lagging, continuing a mostly downward trend over the last five years.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a210e1e6fb514b7488ac6205a9bbbb97Feeling 'tight,' Serena Williams moves forward in Slam bidhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/de1de6d5db0e46d7b90d4d70c14aadc3Thu, 03 Sep 2015 03:55:28 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The enormity of what is at stake for Serena Williams at the U.S. Open — the first true Grand Slam in tennis in more than a quarter of a century — hit her Wednesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/de1de6d5db0e46d7b90d4d70c14aadc3O'Malley, Morrison shine late, lift Seattle over Astros 8-3http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4708fb1b93c2431e8d54663309c84a2aThu, 03 Sep 2015 04:06:08 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — Rookie Shawn O'Malley had three hits, including a tiebreaking RBI single in a two-run eighth inning, and Logan Morrison padded the lead with a three-run shot in the ninth to help the Seattle Mariners to an 8-3 victory over the Houston Astros on Wednesday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4708fb1b93c2431e8d54663309c84a2aLatest on US Open: Bryan twins lament 'stars didn't align'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e9b01f37feef4465ba5c3c50a815b56eThu, 03 Sep 2015 03:24:10 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The latest on the U.S. Open (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e9b01f37feef4465ba5c3c50a815b56eAsian stocks rise amid China holiday, get Wall Street perkhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5afca4edfa0d42dc86939394972d0c16Thu, 03 Sep 2015 05:04:03 GMTAsian stocks rose Thursday after Wall Street rebounded from a sharp sell-off and as a holiday in China gave investors a break from its torrid markets.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5afca4edfa0d42dc86939394972d0c16Guatemala prosecutor gets judge's order to detain presidenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/abb9a98be6204302abf7ac51d8eb60e4Thu, 03 Sep 2015 03:56:33 GMTGUATEMALA CITY (AP) — Guatemala's attorney general says a judge has granted her request for an order to detain President Otto Perez Molina in connection with a government corruption case that has thrown the country into turmoil.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/abb9a98be6204302abf7ac51d8eb60e4French farmers stage 1,000-strong tractor protest in Parishttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b62ac3cc9e994282a1f12d60f5ffee9bThu, 03 Sep 2015 05:06:56 GMTPARIS (AP) — Hundreds of tractors were descending on Paris on Thursday in a boisterous protest by farmers blocking highways to express their anger over falling French food prices and high taxes.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b62ac3cc9e994282a1f12d60f5ffee9bAP survey: How cities are handling surge in oil trainshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/922ec492afda41a4ade55a579f7f6a13Thu, 03 Sep 2015 06:20:27 GMTMile-long trains carrying millions of gallons of crude have become a common sight in cities around the U.S., raising concern about the possibility of a catastrophic derailment near crowded neighborhoods or critical infrastructure.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/922ec492afda41a4ade55a579f7f6a13Pacific bluefin tuna group puts off new moves to save fishhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4c46bedb32194e48af3441f2aa54155cThu, 03 Sep 2015 06:43:06 GMTTOKYO (AP) — An international body that monitors fisheries in most of the Pacific Ocean ended a meeting in Japan on Thursday without agreement on fresh measures to protect the dwindling bluefin tuna.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4c46bedb32194e48af3441f2aa54155cLost Australian sheep yields 30 sweaters worth of fleecehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/410d3e5e394b4be5bd7b16802a5971e0Thu, 03 Sep 2015 06:26:10 GMTCANBERRA, Australia (AP) — A lost, overgrown sheep found in Australian scrubland was shorn for perhaps the first time on Thursday, yielding 40 kilograms (89 pounds) of wool — the equivalent of 30 sweaters — and shedding almost half his body weight.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/410d3e5e394b4be5bd7b16802a5971e0Ventura dazzles, Royals offense rolls in 12-1 rout of Tigershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f7b60293df3c4b6e99e6be1b7f25875cThu, 03 Sep 2015 03:07:56 GMTKANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Yordano Ventura struck out 11 over seven sharp innings, the Royals hit four home runs and Kansas City rolled to a 12-1 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Wednesday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f7b60293df3c4b6e99e6be1b7f25875cJudge refuses to drop charges against police in Gray deathhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/92d0e01b2b5c4cb59d542a6dea169849Thu, 03 Sep 2015 03:29:27 GMTBALTIMORE (AP) — A Baltimore judge on Wednesday refused to dismiss charges against six police officers in connection with the death of a black man from injuries he suffered while in custody. The judge also refused to remove the prosecutor in the case.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/92d0e01b2b5c4cb59d542a6dea169849