FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Thu, 03 Sep 2015 12:13:03 -07:00Denver leaders to discuss allowing pot in some clubs, barshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9edd47e2051648a7810694677e72a9a6Thu, 03 Sep 2015 18:27:07 GMTDENVER (AP) — Supporters of a proposed ballot initiative to allow marijuana use in some Denver clubs, bars and hotels are pulling the measure while they negotiate with city officials amid concerns that it could create "a bad chamber of commerce moment" if it passes.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9edd47e2051648a7810694677e72a9a6Preliminary hearing for man accused of killing officerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/66f5e462805c43a4896aab88d1a178eaThu, 03 Sep 2015 19:09:12 GMTSHREVEPORT, La. (AP) — A Shreveport police sergeant testifies that relatives of the man accused of killing a police officer on Aug. 5 warned law enforcement that he was armed and had threatened to kill.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/66f5e462805c43a4896aab88d1a178eaJudge jails Kentucky clerk for refusing marriage licenseshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/acffa76206814c0ebd772e830174d76aThu, 03 Sep 2015 18:53:55 GMTASHLAND, Ky. (AP) — A defiant county clerk was sent to jail for contempt Thursday after insisting that her "conscience will not allow" her to follow a federal judge's orders to issue marriage licenses to gay couples.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/acffa76206814c0ebd772e830174d76aTrump signs pledge to back GOP's 2016 presidential nomineehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d22f55a4b35d47d4843f6727d6196b68Thu, 03 Sep 2015 18:52:59 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Presidential candidate Donald Trump ruled out the prospect of a third-party White House bid Thursday and vowed to support the Republican Party's nominee — whoever it may be.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d22f55a4b35d47d4843f6727d6196b68Official: 9,500 Nigerian refugees return from Cameroonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/56ad05a64ccb41138b593104498c1c2bThu, 03 Sep 2015 18:28:49 GMTYOLA, Nigeria (AP) — At least 9,500 people have returned to Nigeria since the Cameroonian government said last month it will expel unregistered Nigerian refugees as part of the fight against Boko Haram, a Nigerian official said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/56ad05a64ccb41138b593104498c1c2bFBI has 13 of Oklahoma City bombing co-conspirator's gunshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c33dbddb7e634a138ccab0480dcb0261Thu, 03 Sep 2015 18:26:44 GMTOKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The FBI has more than a dozen rifles, handguns and shotguns belonging to Oklahoma City bombing co-conspirator Terry Nichols, who wants the guns turned over to his ex-wife because he owes child support, court records show.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c33dbddb7e634a138ccab0480dcb0261Conservative Maldonado in line as Guatemala's interim leaderhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a446d78785cb46dab48fcfa1061d3ba6Thu, 03 Sep 2015 18:26:09 GMTGUATEMALA CITY (AP) — Vice President Alejandro Maldonado, a conservative former high court justice, was expected on Thursday to replace President Otto Perez Molina, who resigned a few hours earlier amid a corruption scandal.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a446d78785cb46dab48fcfa1061d3ba6MTV Video Music Awards criticized for glorifying marijuanahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c0907c6deb8f4439a24a0026bd9c0a42Thu, 03 Sep 2015 18:19:01 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — An organization that ran anti-cigarette smoking ads during the Video Music Awards has complained to MTV's parent company about the program's multiple references to marijuana and said it sent the wrong message to young viewers.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c0907c6deb8f4439a24a0026bd9c0a42Guatemala president resigns amid corruption probehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df585df0126e4edeb58438d8ebd0d697Thu, 03 Sep 2015 18:14:17 GMTGUATEMALA CITY (AP) — Guatemalan President Otto Perez Molina resigned in the face of a corruption scandal that has brought his government to the brink, and was in court Thursday hearing charges that he was one of the leaders of a customs fraud ring under investigation.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df585df0126e4edeb58438d8ebd0d697French Quarter agency backs removal of White League monumenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a7aed6d45fe3495e91430cfa9d1dc1b5Thu, 03 Sep 2015 18:13:20 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — A French Quarter commission has voted to remove a 124-year-old obelisk monument dedicated to the White League's brief, and bloody, overthrow of a biracial Reconstruction government after the Civil War.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a7aed6d45fe3495e91430cfa9d1dc1b5The Latest: UN says Budapest hasn't accepted refugee helphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b731fde8027e41718f47f8db3b1b93d4Thu, 03 Sep 2015 18:09:20 GMTThe latest Thursday on the European migrant crisis (all times GMT):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b731fde8027e41718f47f8db3b1b93d4Israel bans journalists from voicing opinions in newscastshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a463c472b74c416cb9f05bef805a5902Thu, 03 Sep 2015 19:00:36 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — The Israeli parliament has passed a law banning journalists working for the country's public broadcast authority from expressing their opinions on air.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a463c472b74c416cb9f05bef805a5902Clinton camp urged ex-State Dept. employee to testifyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f1ec9c63f0104021bd1fca337aab08a9Thu, 03 Sep 2015 18:48:25 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Aides to presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton urged a former State Department employee who helped set up her private email server to appear before a House investigative panel, but the staffer has said he will assert his constitutional right not to testify.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f1ec9c63f0104021bd1fca337aab08a9NJ Sen. Booker adds to support for Iran nuclear dealhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e33717965e15437b8d033af26529e722Thu, 03 Sep 2015 18:42:04 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — New Jersey Democratic Sen. Cory Booker announced his support for the Iran nuclear deal on Thursday, siding with President Barack Obama and bucking home-state pressures to say "no."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e33717965e15437b8d033af26529e722Plan targets health care bias against transgender peoplehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4280c01c76244dfab0d6ee91831a31edThu, 03 Sep 2015 19:06:56 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Mirroring a shift in society, the Obama administration proposed Thursday to ban discrimination against transgender people throughout the health care system.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4280c01c76244dfab0d6ee91831a31edBattle of the new 'Big 3' at Deutsche Bankhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b933863f54c44009953788abbaf61bfcThu, 03 Sep 2015 18:14:33 GMTNORTON, Mass. (AP) — Based more on current form than a mathematical formula, Jordan Spieth believes Jason Day is the No. 1 player in golf.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b933863f54c44009953788abbaf61bfcGuatemalan Congress accepts president's resignationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/50c2a5de6a784030ae77ec7fe0df9ae9Thu, 03 Sep 2015 18:41:10 GMTGUATEMALA CITY (AP) — Guatemala's Congress on Thursday accepted the resignation of President Otto Perez Molina, who submitted it amid a fraud probe that centers on him.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/50c2a5de6a784030ae77ec7fe0df9ae9UN to vote on lifting some secrecy around choosing top jobhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aa4801bd1d734d74ba35c2f13ac08f01Thu, 03 Sep 2015 18:08:59 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — The selection of the U.N. secretary-general has been largely secretive for 70 years. A vote in the General Assembly next week could begin to change that.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aa4801bd1d734d74ba35c2f13ac08f01The Latest: 1 Marine killed, 11 hurt in helicopter incidenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/acb39a4a839e474a8e32bab31f388ad8Thu, 03 Sep 2015 18:44:41 GMTCAMP LEJEUNE, N.C. (AP) — The latest on a helicopter incident that killed one Marine and injured 11 others at Camp Lejeune in North Carolina (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/acb39a4a839e474a8e32bab31f388ad8Latest on US Open: Wimbledon runner-up Muguruza upsethttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ee99f043aafd464499b2232c11f4320fThu, 03 Sep 2015 18:47:58 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The latest on the U.S. Open (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ee99f043aafd464499b2232c11f4320fBieber bests One Direction's Spotify record with new singlehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c38cbda3a16a4864b95ee3f37f18b870Thu, 03 Sep 2015 18:26:51 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Justin Bieber is marking a comeback: The singer set a new record on Spotify, besting One Direction.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c38cbda3a16a4864b95ee3f37f18b8703 California correctional deputies arrested in inmate deathhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e6312225f70048c78a9b187356de0f8dThu, 03 Sep 2015 18:48:42 GMTSAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Three California correctional deputies were arrested on suspicion of murder in the death of an inmate at a county jail, sheriff's officials said Thursday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e6312225f70048c78a9b187356de0f8dThe Latest: Police to examine video in cop shooting probehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c06a42b5297b48b8b8ce066756743a9cThu, 03 Sep 2015 18:30:09 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/c06a42b5297b48b8b8ce066756743a9cTheater shooter received supportive letters, money in jailhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e2c8c65296d2482883a35f71694e4614Thu, 03 Sep 2015 19:06:48 GMTDENVER (AP) — Strangers from across the world sent Colorado theater shooter James Holmes money, photos and supportive letters during his three years in a county jail.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e2c8c65296d2482883a35f71694e4614Judge approves $415M settlement in Apple, Google wage casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b42b4d6328d34017907840a22d9ea34aThu, 03 Sep 2015 19:02:43 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A federal judge has approved a $415 million settlement that ends a lengthy legal saga revolving around allegations that Apple, Google and several other Silicon Valley companies illegally conspired to prevent their workers from getting better job offers.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b42b4d6328d34017907840a22d9ea34aStocks gain as European central bank says it's ready to acthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4354b85999e2462e86a121681bb371f8Thu, 03 Sep 2015 18:40:29 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks were slightly higher Thursday, helped by comments from European Central Bank policymakers, who said they were willing to provide more stimulus to the region's economy, if needed.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4354b85999e2462e86a121681bb371f8American Pharoah to race again in Breeders' Cup Classichttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c49dfab75a25431cb751d9ddfeb7f2e5Thu, 03 Sep 2015 18:36:35 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A few days of indecision over, Triple Crown winner American Pharoah is back on schedule for the $5 million Breeders' Cup Classic and a chance for a magical career-ending race.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c49dfab75a25431cb751d9ddfeb7f2e56 times drugs were mentioned during the MTV VMAshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9dc1bfb79c4c4c8c8c476ae28ef3051aThu, 03 Sep 2015 18:31:31 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Sunday's MTV Video Music Awards were peppered with commercials warning young adults about the dangers of drugs — but during the show itself, drug references were almost as predominant as the music.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9dc1bfb79c4c4c8c8c476ae28ef3051a5th person arrested in Florida teen machete slayinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aaed3f33d8964fa7bc6c162d1a5dc3bbThu, 03 Sep 2015 18:02:37 GMTMIAMI (AP) — A fifth person has been arrested in the machete-slaying of a vocational school student who was allegedly killed by his own classmates.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aaed3f33d8964fa7bc6c162d1a5dc3bbMore than 23,000 Cannondale bicycles recalled for fall riskhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e12a46ec1b1b485ab6ab71dc0684c161Thu, 03 Sep 2015 19:08:16 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — More than 23,000 Cannondale mountain bicycles are being recalled because a steering tube can fail which can cause riders to fall off.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e12a46ec1b1b485ab6ab71dc0684c161Judge eyes ordering murder trial in California pier shootinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f6af640cbfe04ae69367d32cb8498230Thu, 03 Sep 2015 18:24:27 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A judge was considering Thursday whether to order a Mexican national who has been deported from the U.S. five times to stand trial on a murder charge in a San Francisco shooting that became the focus of the national immigration debate.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f6af640cbfe04ae69367d32cb8498230Jury finds ex-Indianapolis Colts player not guilty of rapehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/96ea42db4d814c9aa2a862c4fc955c06Thu, 03 Sep 2015 18:54:01 GMTINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A jury says former Indianapolis Colts linebacker Josh McNary is not guilty of forcing a woman he met in a bar to have sex.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/96ea42db4d814c9aa2a862c4fc955c06Father of dead boys: 'All I want is to be with my children'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/efaa018155ed4139ac14d805ef9b4a66Thu, 03 Sep 2015 19:08:12 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — He is one among many, far too many. But the plight of one boy, washed up like a piece of debris on a Turkish beach, has focused the world's attention on a wave of war-and-deprivation-fueled migration unmatched since World War II.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/efaa018155ed4139ac14d805ef9b4a66Lebanon activists stage hunger strike, want minister to quithttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5068ca8377614d21b9ca602c510a2025Thu, 03 Sep 2015 18:42:56 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — Several Lebanese activists launched an open-ended hunger strike on Thursday, demanding the resignation of the environment minister at the center of the country's trash crisis.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5068ca8377614d21b9ca602c510a2025Image of dead child on beach haunts and frustrates the worldhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/65814e0a164046a39155d0391c143d9bThu, 03 Sep 2015 19:07:44 GMTThe photo of the dead 3-year-old Syrian boy on a Turkish beach is haunting.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/65814e0a164046a39155d0391c143d9bACLU urges feds to not give LAPD funds for body camerashttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/85fc1f18617344c6abbd731c9ed7da69Thu, 03 Sep 2015 18:36:47 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Police Department's effort to equip officers with body cameras has run up against an unlikely obstacle: the American Civil Liberties Union.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/85fc1f18617344c6abbd731c9ed7da69First TV ad backing Walker touts fight with unionshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f990f4d857a745c38f43076cec4a0638Thu, 03 Sep 2015 18:39:48 GMTMADISON, Wis. (AP) — The first television ad designed to bolster Republican Scott Walker's sagging presidential campaign highlights his 2011 struggle with public sector unions, the clash that made him known across the country.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f990f4d857a745c38f43076cec4a0638Parents of 15-year-old fatally shot by police plan lawsuithttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d2c19d12d0d8409da9ef2426e4c18a2fThu, 03 Sep 2015 18:37:56 GMTINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — An attorney for the parents of a 15-year-old carjacking suspect fatally shot by Indianapolis police says the family plans to file a federal lawsuit alleging that officers were negligent in the youth's death and violated his constitutional rights.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d2c19d12d0d8409da9ef2426e4c18a2fGuatemala congress accepts resignation of President Otto Perez Molina amid fraud scandalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7ee57f3c7d2641c3bc789b78b688992dThu, 03 Sep 2015 18:17:09 GMTGUATEMALA CITY (AP) — Guatemala congress accepts resignation of President Otto Perez Molina amid fraud scandal.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7ee57f3c7d2641c3bc789b78b688992dWashington Supreme Court rules against Backpage.comhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/996b57697c26458c8b5ab4cd6c28a567Thu, 03 Sep 2015 18:06:41 GMTSEATTLE (AP) — The website Backpage.com may not be immune from state liability law and a lawsuit filed by three young girls who said they were sold as prostitutes on the website can proceed to trial, the Washington Supreme Court ruled Thursday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/996b57697c26458c8b5ab4cd6c28a567The Latest: Canada: Syria family didn't file refugee requesthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4f4588fb263d468eb1a312a0bf53591fThu, 03 Sep 2015 18:57:24 GMTThe latest Thursday on the European migrant crisis (all times GMT):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4f4588fb263d468eb1a312a0bf53591f9/11 recovery workers: Congress must renew health programshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/81acfa2ec77c48a8a25bfc2bb113b637Thu, 03 Sep 2015 18:32:39 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Dozens of 9/11 rescue and recovery workers gathered at the World Trade Center site on Thursday to demand that Congress extend programs offering money and free health care to people exposed to toxic dust after the terror attacks.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/81acfa2ec77c48a8a25bfc2bb113b637Brothers denied bail on charges they beat homeless immigranthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/477e46800c1a49f491bff5be9c652bacThu, 03 Sep 2015 19:03:27 GMTBOSTON (AP) — Two brothers charged with beating a homeless Mexican man after being inspired in part by Donald Trump's views on immigrants were ordered held without bail Thursday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/477e46800c1a49f491bff5be9c652bacRutgers' Kyle Flood will coach opener despite investigationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6d19b6f2920f447e8d590d25d23dcc1fThu, 03 Sep 2015 18:30:38 GMTPISCATAWAY, N.J. (AP) — Kyle Flood will coach Rutgers in its season opener against Norfolk State on Saturday despite an ongoing academic investigation.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6d19b6f2920f447e8d590d25d23dcc1fBlack Sabbath announce final tour kicking off next yearhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bd10f0e90c5d43c787bbb01331b7d5e1Thu, 03 Sep 2015 19:04:14 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — After five decades, Black Sabbath will launch a farewell tour next year.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bd10f0e90c5d43c787bbb01331b7d5e1BP seeks restitution of some Gulf oil spill business claimshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b5a9f0446fe948439859c009f925aab1Thu, 03 Sep 2015 19:00:29 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — Attorneys for BP told a federal appeals court Thursday that the company should be able to seek restitution of some of the money it paid in economic damage claims to businesses and individuals under a settlement arising from the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b5a9f0446fe948439859c009f925aab1Pope pops out of Vatican, stop to get new glasseshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f498d05ee3dd4fb48bc64e7637b5e64dThu, 03 Sep 2015 18:46:31 GMTROME (AP) — Pope Francis slipped out of the Vatican Thursday for a personal errand: New glasses.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f498d05ee3dd4fb48bc64e7637b5e64dTurkish official: 2 Vice News journalists freed from jailhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fa547b9b7c67429f8c317374b97779a0Thu, 03 Sep 2015 18:40:57 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Two Vice News journalists who were arrested in Turkey on terror-related charges have been released from jail, a Turkish government official said Thursday. Their assistant will remain jailed pending the conclusion of an investigation.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fa547b9b7c67429f8c317374b97779a0Trump signs GOP loyalty pledge to back party's 2016 nominee, forego potential third-party bidhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c781a4397f864c349e323dd0b5bad7b4Thu, 03 Sep 2015 18:09:05 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Trump signs GOP loyalty pledge to back party's 2016 nominee, forego potential third-party bid.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c781a4397f864c349e323dd0b5bad7b41 Marine killed, 11 hurt when helicopter makes hard landinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bbd3610616fe40ed84136ec06d07cac5Thu, 03 Sep 2015 18:47:04 GMTRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A group of U.S. Marines was practicing how to exit a hovering helicopter by sliding down ropes when the aircraft had to land harder and faster than normal in North Carolina, killing one Marine and injuring 11 others Wednesday night, military officials said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bbd3610616fe40ed84136ec06d07cac5