FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Mon, 16 Oct 2017 20:57:53 -07:00Ex-workers: Home of dog breeder with 84 Great Danes filthyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/86257ac8b7b844119549f6dd53d08514Tue, 17 Oct 2017 00:47:11 GMTOSSIPEE, N.H. (AP) — Former employees of a dog breeder testified Monday that her home's floors were covered in dog urine and feces, and a police K9 officer said the property was such a mess it looked as though it had been burglarized before 84 Great Danes were seized in June.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/86257ac8b7b844119549f6dd53d08514The Latest: Coast Guard suspends search for missing manhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/88a4c9e6285f49ceb06daab2e271fcfdTue, 17 Oct 2017 02:23:39 GMTKENNER, La. (AP) — The Latest on the oil rig explosion near New Orleans (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/88a4c9e6285f49ceb06daab2e271fcfdBannon-backed PAC backs Wisconsin, Arizona Senate candidateshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/68295dc16f7d45638c4406c6302b39adTue, 17 Oct 2017 02:44:25 GMTDES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The political action committee affiliated with former presidential strategist Steve Bannon acted Monday on his pledge to lead a "populist nationalist conservative revolt," endorsing state Sen. Kelli Ward over Arizona Sen. Jeff Flake — the first sitting Republican senator to be formally targeted by the pro-Donald Trump group.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/68295dc16f7d45638c4406c6302b39adAsian stocks little-changed after Wall Street hits new highshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e46d03c8cc2145caa1c5cccdd250a33cTue, 17 Oct 2017 03:48:54 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Asian stocks were little-changed Tuesday after Wall Street's major indexes rose to new highs as China prepared to open a key political meeting.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e46d03c8cc2145caa1c5cccdd250a33cHurricane Ophelia's remnants batter UK, Ireland; 3 deadhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/29013fdc2d0b40ef9dd34312a695523eTue, 17 Oct 2017 03:37:31 GMTLONDON (AP) — The remnants of Hurricane Ophelia slammed into Ireland with wind gusts of up to 80 mph (130 kph) on Monday, killing at least three people, grounding planes, shutting schools and causing widespread power outages.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/29013fdc2d0b40ef9dd34312a695523eEntangled dock line blamed for Rhode Island tall ship crashhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5212b78c9dba4f9aa49df4eb9b7e0f3bTue, 17 Oct 2017 00:12:27 GMTNEWPORT, R.I. (AP) — The owner of a tall ship that crashed into four other boats after a seafood festival is blaming the crash on a dock line that became entangled on its two propellers.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5212b78c9dba4f9aa49df4eb9b7e0f3bOhio man charged in 4 slayings still held without bondhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/985d512d0b9a46e6a000d30b7192fae9Tue, 17 Oct 2017 01:35:35 GMTIRONTON, Ohio (AP) — A man charged in the slayings of three adults and a young boy in southern Ohio continues to be held without bond.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/985d512d0b9a46e6a000d30b7192fae9Bomb kills journalist who exposed Malta's ties to tax havenshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9f43f6aebbd84f8fb2cd022246ccd100Tue, 17 Oct 2017 03:14:26 GMTVALLETTA, Malta (AP) — A Maltese investigative journalist who exposed the island nation's links to offshore tax havens through the leaked Panama Papers was killed Monday when a bomb exploded in her car, the prime minister said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9f43f6aebbd84f8fb2cd022246ccd100US Sen. John McCain receives Liberty Medal from Joe Bidenhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1b9cd0424de8473d9b6ebe71c9207cb6Tue, 17 Oct 2017 01:23:38 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — When U.S. Sen. John McCain was a younger man, once or twice he was tasked with carrying Joe Biden's luggage.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1b9cd0424de8473d9b6ebe71c9207cb6The Latest: Iraqi forces seize oil fields in Kirkukhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/962caa283eb8460f95cefbc848de292bTue, 17 Oct 2017 00:54:19 GMTKIRKUK, Iraq (AP) — The Latest on Iraq, where federal forces have moved into the disputed northern city of Kirkuk as Kurdish forces have pulled out (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/962caa283eb8460f95cefbc848de292bBorder gunbattles leave 11 dead in northern Mexicohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5498621e756c405bbe74cef3b936cd1eTue, 17 Oct 2017 01:02:15 GMTCIUDAD VICTORIA, Mexico (AP) — A running series of gunbattles caused at least 11 people deaths in the northern Mexico border state of Tamauilpas, authorities said Monday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5498621e756c405bbe74cef3b936cd1eAuthorities make final arrest in border agent's killinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2c1514ffbafa4155a585004d3356bafeTue, 17 Oct 2017 00:23:23 GMTPHOENIX (AP) — Authorities in Mexico have arrested the final of seven defendants accused in the killing of a U.S. Border Patrol agent whose death exposed a bungled federal gun operation, the U.S. Attorney's Office said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2c1514ffbafa4155a585004d3356bafe911 calls on nursing home dying: 'Oh my God, this is crazy'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6854ba0f3fa444e580ace8e9bb5ce27cTue, 17 Oct 2017 02:45:44 GMTFORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — At first there was no hint of distress in the 911 calls, no sense of a crisis unfolding. But newly released emergency calls from a sweltering Florida nursing home that lost its air conditioning to Hurricane Irma showed staffers becoming increasingly agitated by a disaster that would eventually claim 14 elderly lives.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6854ba0f3fa444e580ace8e9bb5ce27cJudge, Sabathia help Yankees beat Astros 8-1, trail ALCS 2-1http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c81f193b4fe14271b64126eb8beb2ad4Tue, 17 Oct 2017 03:48:35 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Back in the Bronx, the big guys delivered.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c81f193b4fe14271b64126eb8beb2ad4'Very unusual' mistrial in woman's burning deathhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/edcde627086b4a2ea98e8aae01afa010Tue, 17 Oct 2017 02:25:46 GMTBATESVILLE, Miss. (AP) — The jury in the tense murder trial of a Mississippi man charged with setting a 19-year-old friend on fire and leaving her to die handed a bailiff a note: They have reached a verdict.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/edcde627086b4a2ea98e8aae01afa010Column: NFL still riding high, despite issueshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3c26fa16d7a54396ae80011852145f53Tue, 17 Oct 2017 02:16:58 GMTThe narratives themselves are easy enough to craft. Anyone searching for signs the NFL is in trouble doesn't need to look far to document the league's woes.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3c26fa16d7a54396ae80011852145f53Land preservation board approves easements for pipelinehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e3103ed1643e4dceaf043bd6e9ae8a68Tue, 17 Oct 2017 00:32:11 GMTRICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A public land preservation organization in Virginia has approved easements that will allow two natural gas pipelines to be built in mountainous areas of the state.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e3103ed1643e4dceaf043bd6e9ae8a68McCain condemns 'half-baked, spurious nationalism'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ee6213bbf18f4571b068dd432bd281edTue, 17 Oct 2017 02:47:41 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — U.S. Sen. John McCain jabbed Monday night at unnamed pushers of isolationist politics, saying at his National Constitution Center Liberty Medal ceremony in Philadelphia that abandoning America's role as an international leader is "unpatriotic."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ee6213bbf18f4571b068dd432bd281edCause of deadly Honolulu high-rise fire can't be determinedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/50df1317f8e64b77adb3b7bc34700cf5Tue, 17 Oct 2017 03:15:57 GMTHONOLULU (AP) — Investigators cannot determine the cause of a high-rise apartment building fire that killed four people and resulted in more than $107 million in damage, Honolulu fire officials said Monday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/50df1317f8e64b77adb3b7bc34700cf5China's Xi looks to extend power at Communist Party congresshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/43cf0f256d9a4670865b25c030bccb60Tue, 17 Oct 2017 01:29:17 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Having bested his rivals, Chinese President Xi Jinping is primed to consolidate his already considerable power as the ruling Communist Party begins its twice-a-decade national congress on Wednesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/43cf0f256d9a4670865b25c030bccb60LEADING OFF: Cubs try to dent Dodgers, Judge breaks loosehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bb1ad41691e14439b3176ec8ab908f70Tue, 17 Oct 2017 02:32:44 GMTA look at what's happening all around the majors Tuesday:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bb1ad41691e14439b3176ec8ab908f70'Very unusual' mistrial in trial in woman's burning deathhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0f185a16304c4c22aaf0a64703de925dTue, 17 Oct 2017 01:03:31 GMTBATESVILLE, Miss. (AP) — The jury in the tense murder trial of a Mississippi man charged with setting a 19-year-old friend on fire and leaving her to die handed a bailiff a note: They have reached a verdict.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0f185a16304c4c22aaf0a64703de925dHaley says Iran move strengthens Trump's hand on North Koreahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c571a583f42c46839616d43c81fc1fdcTue, 17 Oct 2017 00:45:08 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley says that President Donald Trump is strengthening his ability to resolve the North Korea nuclear crisis by threatening to abandon the nuclear deal with Iran.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c571a583f42c46839616d43c81fc1fdcMcCain condemns 'half-baked, spurious nationalism' in speechhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/600f038d76ae4492ae7cb3f978c51877Tue, 17 Oct 2017 02:56:32 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — U.S. Sen. John McCain jabbed Monday night at unnamed pushers of isolationist politics, saying at his National Constitution Center Liberty Medal ceremony in Philadelphia that abandoning America's role as an international leader is "unpatriotic."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/600f038d76ae4492ae7cb3f978c51877Authorities suspend search for missing worker after blasthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9a2f894b334f473285ac4d2bf15e2de7Tue, 17 Oct 2017 02:32:12 GMTKENNER, La. (AP) — Authorities have suspended the search Monday for a Texas man who disappeared when an oil and gas platform exploded on a lake near New Orleans. Seven people were injured in the Sunday night blast and fire, including three who were in critical condition, authorities said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9a2f894b334f473285ac4d2bf15e2de7Bombardier Inc. to partner with Airbus on C Series programhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ad741b409ba246139a252ab43ceb6584Tue, 17 Oct 2017 02:08:49 GMTTORONTO (AP) — Canadian plane maker Bombardier announced Monday it has sold a majority stake in its C Series passenger jet business to European aerospace giant Airbus for no cost.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ad741b409ba246139a252ab43ceb6584'Purposely hidden': Cheerleaders to protest anthem in tunnelhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1c8a56cf645342b4a60106a9a32daa45Tue, 17 Oct 2017 00:23:29 GMTKENNESAW, Ga. (AP) — Five cheerleaders at a college in Georgia are vowing to kneel in the stadium tunnel when the national anthem is played at Saturday's homecoming game, moved off the field by their university after an earlier protest.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1c8a56cf645342b4a60106a9a32daa45The Latest: Unpaid leave for officer charged in mailbox casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c074c00839a24276af96082de49e4e44Tue, 17 Oct 2017 02:31:16 GMTHONOLULU (AP) — The Latest on arrests of current and former Honolulu police officers (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c074c00839a24276af96082de49e4e44Trump says predecessors didn't honor fallen; response heatedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bfc3dda9d2f34d8b8a32dd69d5acb76bTue, 17 Oct 2017 02:02:16 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — For U.S. presidents, meeting the families of military personnel killed in war is about as wrenching as the presidency gets. President Donald Trump's suggestion Monday that his predecessors fell short in that duty brought a visceral reaction from those who witnessed those grieving encounters.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bfc3dda9d2f34d8b8a32dd69d5acb76bKagan: Not having to get door 1 plus of new statushttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5a384818e8aa4371bb6982578e1bb976Tue, 17 Oct 2017 01:22:52 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Justice Elena Kagan says one advantage of no longer being the most junior member of the Supreme Court is that she no longer has to answer the door when someone knocks as the nine justices are meeting.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5a384818e8aa4371bb6982578e1bb976Kucherov scores twice, Lightning beat Red Wings 3-2http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/89b40151d28b4e1ea44245d0dbe3390dTue, 17 Oct 2017 03:42:57 GMTDETROIT (AP) — Nikita Kucherov is in the middle of one of those stretches when the puck seems to do whatever he wants.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/89b40151d28b4e1ea44245d0dbe3390dVenezuela opposition looks for answers after election losshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/04b41307269b45c696f93b15ee7c6915Tue, 17 Oct 2017 00:06:43 GMTCARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Voting sites were shifted to distant neighborhoods with rampant crime. Ballots featured the faces of opposition candidates who lost in primaries. The government-stacked National Electoral Council denied monitoring accreditation to one of Venezuela's most important independent observers.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/04b41307269b45c696f93b15ee7c6915Democrat Bredesen confirms interest in Tennessee Senate racehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b59d62122d3c43448f0b39c968d16e7fTue, 17 Oct 2017 00:03:59 GMTNASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Former Gov. Phil Bredesen, the last Democrat to win a statewide race in Tennessee, is considering a bid to succeed retiring Republican Bob Corker in the U.S. Senate.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b59d62122d3c43448f0b39c968d16e7fCarlson says nation shifting on harassment issuehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4edae4f7a7e14443bb39557741f71192Tue, 17 Oct 2017 00:28:31 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Between the continued fallout from the Harvey Weinstein sexual harassment case and the mushrooming "me too" social media campaign, Gretchen Carlson's book on fighting back against abusive behavior couldn't be timed any better.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4edae4f7a7e14443bb39557741f71192Court documents provide details in Honolulu corruption casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/277f12d8a25b41508a5abce119f7caafTue, 17 Oct 2017 02:59:57 GMTHONOLULU (AP) — A Honolulu police officer and a retired major are among those who participated in framing a man for stealing a mailbox from the home of the department's former chief, federal prosecutors said Monday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/277f12d8a25b41508a5abce119f7caafWoods cleared for golf activities with no restrictionshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8208fa6fe75643bcad9c471f66cd42c1Tue, 17 Oct 2017 00:55:14 GMTTiger Woods is swinging a driver without pain, and his agent says doctors have cleared him to practice without limitations.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8208fa6fe75643bcad9c471f66cd42c1The Latest: More evacuees from California wildfires go homehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7edecd6c599345d7a97829c202aedfe9Tue, 17 Oct 2017 03:37:38 GMTSANTA ROSA, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on California wildfires (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7edecd6c599345d7a97829c202aedfe9Las Vegans help after tragedy with garden, free serviceshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4d1104e1e7884027bb87957740b7fe51Tue, 17 Oct 2017 02:26:27 GMTLAS VEGAS (AP) — The day after a gunman opened fire on a country music festival from a high-rise Las Vegas hotel, a local landscaper was at City Hall with an idea for remembering the 58 people killed in the deadliest shooting in modern U.S. history.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4d1104e1e7884027bb87957740b7fe51Minnesota Somalis mourn, pray for those impacted by bombinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b46a603d1daa48319338cacdb4220c3aTue, 17 Oct 2017 02:00:19 GMTMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Members of Minnesota's large Somali community said Monday they are heartbroken and grieving but searching for ways to help after the weekend bombing in Somalia that killed more than 300 people.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b46a603d1daa48319338cacdb4220c3aThe Latest: Honolulu officer, retired major released on bondhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f762a41c37304af5ba3d5f0b9ee20055Tue, 17 Oct 2017 01:30:07 GMTHONOLULU (AP) — The Latest on arrests of current and former Honolulu police officers (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f762a41c37304af5ba3d5f0b9ee20055UN chief urges support for Sahel force to fight extremistshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b9f95507a95f4d8a84e928b05e54eb1dTue, 17 Oct 2017 03:21:27 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is urging strong international support for a 5,000-strong force to fight the growing threat from extremists in Africa's vast Sahel region, warning that if urgent action isn't taken "the stability of the entire region, and beyond, is in jeopardy."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b9f95507a95f4d8a84e928b05e54eb1dTrump returns favor by campaigning for an early supporterhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fdb82f26b74a460d8cbce59dc8ec18faTue, 17 Oct 2017 01:56:55 GMTGREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) — President Donald Trump waded back into Southern politics Monday, showering praise on one of his earliest supporters, South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fdb82f26b74a460d8cbce59dc8ec18faHouses spared by massive fires bring joy and sense of losshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/34e9965d74a34d61ba579749ae3e9003Tue, 17 Oct 2017 02:00:08 GMTSANTA ROSA, Calif. (AP) — Tom and Catherine Andrews live on the edge of devastation.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/34e9965d74a34d61ba579749ae3e9003Why the battle over the Iraqi city of Kirkuk mattershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/edc8edfd5b8449aebb90306112c15199Tue, 17 Oct 2017 02:57:38 GMTBAGHDAD (AP) — Three weeks after Iraq's Kurdish region held a referendum on independence, Iraqi forces entered the disputed city of Kirkuk, forcing Kurdish fighters to withdraw. Here's what you need to know:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/edc8edfd5b8449aebb90306112c15199Xi's Communist Party reasserts itself to ordinary Chinesehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a96a672473294211a7aabe14e952bae5Tue, 17 Oct 2017 00:33:19 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Officials from the Communist Youth League of China felt they had to act: Busy with their education and careers, young Chinese were struggling in the romance department, with tens of millions unable to find partners.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a96a672473294211a7aabe14e952bae5AP source: Suspended Elliott getting emergency hearing in NYhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/72dfb027bf6842ff9aa469aac57c1d80Tue, 17 Oct 2017 02:36:36 GMTA person with direct knowledge of the situation says attorneys for Dallas Cowboys star Ezekiel Elliott are set for an emergency hearing in federal court in New York as they try again to stop the running back's six-game suspension over domestic violence allegations.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/72dfb027bf6842ff9aa469aac57c1d8010 Things to Know for Tuesdayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2bdedb11135640c3a29d855e8ae3b7e2Tue, 17 Oct 2017 00:29:16 GMTYour daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Tuesday:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2bdedb11135640c3a29d855e8ae3b7e2Ex-Guatemalan president says he's innocent in graft casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/32371578f75c4305ba149b55c4431ffdTue, 17 Oct 2017 00:13:17 GMTGUATEMALA CITY (AP) — Former Guatemalan President Otto Perez Molina told a judge Monday that he is innocent of the corruption charges against him.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/32371578f75c4305ba149b55c4431ffdIraqi forces push into disputed Kirkuk as Kurds withdrawhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/28831ed6f64e4c458877341f54befe21Tue, 17 Oct 2017 02:50:24 GMTKIRKUK, Iraq (AP) — Two weeks after fighting together against the Islamic State group, Iraqi forces pushed their Kurdish allies out of the disputed city of Kirkuk on Monday, seizing oil fields and other facilities amid soaring tensions over last month's Kurdish vote for independence.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/28831ed6f64e4c458877341f54befe21Helmet maker vows fight against Hernandez concussion lawsuithttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/743696d897104129b38f9b275ec17ca4Tue, 17 Oct 2017 02:57:47 GMTDEDHAM, Mass. (AP) — Football helmet maker Riddell says it intends to vigorously defend its products and its reputation against concussion-related lawsuits like one lawyers for late New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez have filed in Massachusetts against it and the NFL.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/743696d897104129b38f9b275ec17ca4