FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Thu, 21 Sep 2017 21:39:33 -07:00Twins rout Tigers, lead AL wild-card race by 2 ½ gameshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b49f1c6786864e928324556f572fb0e5Fri, 22 Sep 2017 04:10:59 GMTDETROIT (AP) — With a postseason berth tantalizingly close, the Minnesota Twins snapped out of their mini-slump in emphatic fashion.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b49f1c6786864e928324556f572fb0e5The Latest: Seoul media say North might test nuke in Pacifichttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9d91d1af3209416fbba78531e212bd7eFri, 22 Sep 2017 02:24:06 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The Latest on North Korea's nuclear program (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9d91d1af3209416fbba78531e212bd7eThe Latest: Trump speaks with Puerto Rico governorhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8e1c39eb04aa4790bd79b6ab0c607491Fri, 22 Sep 2017 01:55:34 GMTSAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — The Latest on Hurricane Maria (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8e1c39eb04aa4790bd79b6ab0c607491South Korean media report North Korean foreign minister has said country may test hydrogen bomb in Pacifichttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/edefe1cbf7d747fd897e143a88a76fcaFri, 22 Sep 2017 01:13:52 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korean media report North Korean foreign minister has said country may test hydrogen bomb in Pacific.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/edefe1cbf7d747fd897e143a88a76fcaMan accused of disrupting flight found competent for trialhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1962907fac9b44bcb402c62a11e5ff96Fri, 22 Sep 2017 01:45:01 GMTHONOLULU (AP) — A Turkish man accused of inflight behavior that prompted bomb-threat procedures and U.S. military fighter jets to escort the American Airlines plane to Hawaii is mentally competent to stand trial and must be detained without bail to protect the community, a federal judge in Honolulu ruled Thursday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1962907fac9b44bcb402c62a11e5ff96GOP health bill offers provisions aimed at helping 2 stateshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a18b6aeb00574506a63851722ce2a5a2Fri, 22 Sep 2017 01:01:23 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Provisions shoehorned into the Republican health care bill dangle extra money for Alaska and Wisconsin, home states of one GOP senator whose vote party leaders desperately need and another who co-sponsored the legislation, according to analysts who've studied the legislation.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a18b6aeb00574506a63851722ce2a5a2Former Australian prime minister says he was head-buttedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/93c37eddb4f34da49dfd8277bcc2db31Fri, 22 Sep 2017 02:58:16 GMTCANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia's prime minister on Friday urged restraint in the nation's same-sex marriage debate after a former prime minister who gave the people a direct say in the divisive issue said he was head-butted by a gay rights advocate while walking in a city street.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/93c37eddb4f34da49dfd8277bcc2db31Girl hit by foul ball at Yankees game gets game's attentionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/413f0b0e584f4da78ac6cc1a0ec41d5aFri, 22 Sep 2017 02:20:07 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — It might be the shot heard around the baseball world: the rocket-like foul ball that hit a young girl at a New York Yankees game.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/413f0b0e584f4da78ac6cc1a0ec41d5aText of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's response to Trumphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ea785d9e8d404a8f9ce805e9ba86e37aFri, 22 Sep 2017 01:40:59 GMTIn a rare if not unprecedented move, North Korea released a statement directly from its leader in response to President Donald Trump's criticism in his speech to the United Nations earlier this week. The response, transmitted by North Korea's state news agency KCNA, reads as follows:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ea785d9e8d404a8f9ce805e9ba86e37aJimmy Kimmel transforms debate, and shows comedy's new rolehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/437ebe0973804a198d0875b8b9d8efafFri, 22 Sep 2017 02:55:44 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — If the latest Republican attempt to repeal Obamacare doesn't work, it may become known as the Jimmy Kimmel Non-Law.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/437ebe0973804a198d0875b8b9d8efaf'White allies' protest of police shooting leads to stadiumhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bf296e74a2694a5582859c8f1d6609e2Fri, 22 Sep 2017 02:20:29 GMTST. LOUIS (AP) — Hundreds of mostly white protesters gathered Thursday evening in downtown St. Louis and marched, chanting "white silence is violence" in the latest demonstration following the acquittal of a former police officer in the death of a black man.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bf296e74a2694a5582859c8f1d6609e2Christian singer Natalie Grant undergoing thyroid surgeryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ba0ef2ce14d2428eb1b192e4a75840acFri, 22 Sep 2017 02:21:07 GMTNASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Contemporary Christian singer Natalie Grant will undergo thyroid surgery to remove tumors and will cancel shows between mid-October and November to recover.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ba0ef2ce14d2428eb1b192e4a75840acThe Latest: Kim 1st NKorean ruler to directly address worldhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/776de828e35742e5ae97a336be061c38Fri, 22 Sep 2017 02:58:51 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The Latest on North Korea's nuclear program (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/776de828e35742e5ae97a336be061c38Asian shares fall on North Korea concerns, China rate cuthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/781962704f2241a8919c3c634d48bb6dFri, 22 Sep 2017 04:09:30 GMTHONG KONG (AP) — Most Asian stock markets fell Friday as investors turned cautious following new U.S. sanctions targeting North Korea and a China credit rating downgrade.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/781962704f2241a8919c3c634d48bb6dMegyn Kelly hopes for a Trump-free zone with new showhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/854c2e4b6cbf494fb1f9c81f5d84440dFri, 22 Sep 2017 02:10:50 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Megyn Kelly says she left Fox News Channel to bring more joy to her life. NBC hopes that starting Monday, she can spread some to the network and its viewers.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/854c2e4b6cbf494fb1f9c81f5d84440dA test for Trump's political muscle in Alabama Senate runoffhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/094baa08c1a84dd58b25665d92adc02aFri, 22 Sep 2017 01:54:05 GMTMONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — It's Trump versus Trumpland.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/094baa08c1a84dd58b25665d92adc02aKim Jong Un: 'Deranged' Trump will 'pay dearly' for threathttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7b054c6e22be4de3932d3a322dd2342dFri, 22 Sep 2017 02:50:35 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, in an extraordinary and direct rebuke, called President Donald Trump "deranged" and said he will "pay dearly" for his threats, a possible indication of more powerful weapons tests on the horizon.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7b054c6e22be4de3932d3a322dd2342dRams use big offensive night to beat 49ers 41-39http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3ff50a78ae174e67b8e752986ff67dcbFri, 22 Sep 2017 03:57:11 GMTSANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Jared Goff threw for 292 yards and three touchdowns and Todd Gurley ran for two TDs and caught another to help the Los Angeles Rams put up another big offensive performance with a 41-39 victory over the San Francisco 49ers on Thursday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3ff50a78ae174e67b8e752986ff67dcbUSDA, House agriculture staff injured in car accidenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c0b8053d26af4731b93536514f5a22efFri, 22 Sep 2017 04:11:24 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — An Agriculture Department employee and two staff members on the House Agriculture Committee were injured Thursday in a car accident south of El Campo, Texas.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c0b8053d26af4731b93536514f5a22efToday in Historyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aea6548f6e2442429fb9a5412f8fa5b8Fri, 22 Sep 2017 04:00:59 GMTToday in Historyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aea6548f6e2442429fb9a5412f8fa5b8Sports car owner-driver Bruce Leven dies at 79http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7542579447dd491387c0975d8ac4cb76Fri, 22 Sep 2017 02:09:05 GMTSEATTLE (AP) — Bruce Leven, a self-made businessman whose sports car race teams won the Twelve Hours of Sebring three times in the 1980s, has died at 79.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7542579447dd491387c0975d8ac4cb76The Latest: S&P cuts Hong Kong rating after cutting China'shttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0b6cb1d5106340ebadeede9181e1e3e7Fri, 22 Sep 2017 04:07:05 GMTBEIJING (AP) — The Latest on Standard & Poor's cutting credit ratings for China (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0b6cb1d5106340ebadeede9181e1e3e7Young Mexicans at heart of earthquake recoveryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5c499c5fe5f6459b96a23863ed005dccFri, 22 Sep 2017 01:04:19 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — Oscar Rangel doesn't own a shovel and is typically sitting at a computer compiling databases at work. But when the magnitude 7.1 quake struck Mexico this week, he was among the first to show up at a building that collapsed near his home, ready to dig for survivors.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5c499c5fe5f6459b96a23863ed005dccUS beefs up NKorea sanctions, Kim Jong Un insults Trump,http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2ec7a88f019d47b0a92fad7702848869Fri, 22 Sep 2017 02:45:17 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump added economic action to his fiery military threats against North Korea on Thursday, authorizing stiffer new sanctions in response to the Koreans' nuclear weapons advances. Its leader Kim Jong Un issued a rare statement, branding Trump as "deranged" and warning he will "pay dearly" for his threat to "totally destroy" the North if it attacks.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2ec7a88f019d47b0a92fad7702848869Tice, Flowers lead No. 21 USF to 43-7 rout of Templehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bf708d0aaf84462aaa028c1761e1987dFri, 22 Sep 2017 04:34:13 GMTTAMPA, Fla. (AP) — An improved defense is setting up No. 21 South Florida for a potentially big season.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bf708d0aaf84462aaa028c1761e1987d10 Things to Know for Fridayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/491c573a61a74333862bf419c3531572Fri, 22 Sep 2017 01:16:51 GMTYour daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Friday:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/491c573a61a74333862bf419c3531572Kin of fallen Japan soldiers pay respects at Pearl Harborhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a32beab0925e445db2b2598256a214a0Fri, 22 Sep 2017 03:23:26 GMTPEARL HARBOR, Hawaii (AP) — Dozens of descendants of Japanese soldiers killed in World War II visited Pearl Harbor in Hawaii on Thursday to pay respects to fallen American soldiers.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a32beab0925e445db2b2598256a214a0'Stronger,' new movie about marathon bombing, hits theatershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/463efc59efb34c85bcbc5917bbf96d03Fri, 22 Sep 2017 04:18:24 GMTBOSTON (AP) — A new film starring Jake Gyllenhaal as Boston Marathon bombing survivor Jeff Bauman is hitting theaters nationwide.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/463efc59efb34c85bcbc5917bbf96d03Powerless: Puerto Rico faces weeks without electricityhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/624ece441a114eb5a14d7fa2cc66a66eFri, 22 Sep 2017 03:47:54 GMTSAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — The sky was darkening Thursday afternoon as 10-year-old Sarah Jimenez laid out three plastic buckets on her grandmother's patio in hopes of capturing rainwater.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/624ece441a114eb5a14d7fa2cc66a66eVargas and 4 relievers toss 2-hitter, Royals beat Jays 1-0http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9bf00d33ff5c42c3a69ebe41206a03b5Fri, 22 Sep 2017 02:53:06 GMTTORONTO (AP) — Jason Vargas turned in his best performance in months to pick up his third win in three starts.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9bf00d33ff5c42c3a69ebe41206a03b5The Latest: Public hearing for disruptive passenger casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b03e62d21d9e4365a0811ae8ed70ff74Fri, 22 Sep 2017 01:02:08 GMTHONOLULU (AP) — The Latest on an attempt to close a hearing for a man accused of inflight behavior that prompted fighter jets to escort the airplane (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b03e62d21d9e4365a0811ae8ed70ff74AP PHOTOS: Editor selections from Latin America, Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f358126b482940b595c6d89952629172Fri, 22 Sep 2017 04:03:01 GMTThis photo gallery highlights some of the top news images, made by Associated Press photographers in Latin America and the Caribbean, published in the past week.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f358126b482940b595c6d89952629172Dickey baffles Nationals, then talks possible retirementhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b18f388aa78b42c68f70a80584e0ca05Fri, 22 Sep 2017 03:17:02 GMTATLANTA (AP) — R.A. Dickey isn't sure he'll be back with Atlanta in 2018, or even still pitching in the majors, so he took a minute to savor what he said could be the final home start of his career.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b18f388aa78b42c68f70a80584e0ca05The Latest: Admin: Hawaii threat unlikely, can't be ignoredhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/413a403140054cfdbf143a1606bcb61bFri, 22 Sep 2017 04:21:17 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The Latest on North Korea's nuclear program (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/413a403140054cfdbf143a1606bcb61bCubs rally in 9th, beat Brewers 5-3 in 10th to extend leadhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2dc6b767b18844fdb77c001933c5b8c2Fri, 22 Sep 2017 04:25:58 GMTMILWAUKEE (AP) — Javier Baez grounded a tying single with two outs in the ninth inning, Kris Bryant hit a two-run homer in the 10th and the Chicago Cubs widened their NL Central lead over Milwaukee, rallying past the Brewers 5-3 Thursday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2dc6b767b18844fdb77c001933c5b8c2Asian shares fall on North Korea sanctions, China rate cuthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/542c25b856604ebdbff2f88c272dadc6Fri, 22 Sep 2017 02:54:47 GMTHONG KONG (AP) — Most Asian stock markets fell Friday as investors turned cautious following new U.S. sanctions targeting North Korea and a China credit rating downgrade.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/542c25b856604ebdbff2f88c272dadc6Bomb kills 4 soldiers, wounds 6 in southern Thailandhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0eaa7f94d60d450fb40c1f622c191056Fri, 22 Sep 2017 04:34:38 GMTHAT YAI, Thailand (AP) — A roadside bomb killed four army rangers and wounded five other rangers and a civilian Friday in Thailand's insurgency-plagued south, police said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0eaa7f94d60d450fb40c1f622c191056Aaron Hernandez had severe CTE; daughter sues NFL, Patshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d28a3fe4e4ee48c3848c03697a1ff6f3Fri, 22 Sep 2017 04:16:22 GMTBOSTON (AP) — Former New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez had a severe case of the degenerative brain disease chronic traumatic encephalopathy, researchers said on Thursday. His lawyer announced a lawsuit against the NFL and the team, accusing them of hiding the true dangers of the sport.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d28a3fe4e4ee48c3848c03697a1ff6f3Ynoa pitches 8 solid innings to lead Orioles past Rays 3-1http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cdaa8d3d9e51416c835b43483af1161eFri, 22 Sep 2017 02:32:10 GMTBALTIMORE (AP) — After the Baltimore Orioles quickly ended their scoreless streak at 26 innings, Gabriel Ynoa handled it from there.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cdaa8d3d9e51416c835b43483af1161eMexico shocked by news: Girl trapped in rubble didn't existhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1b9560824d2a45428d46dcfce247dae2Fri, 22 Sep 2017 04:01:59 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — Hour after excruciating hour, Mexicans were transfixed by dramatic efforts to reach a young girl thought buried in the rubble of a school destroyed by a magnitude 7.1 earthquake. She reportedly wiggled her fingers, told rescuers her name and said there were others trapped near her. Rescue workers called for tubes, pipes and other tools to reach her.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1b9560824d2a45428d46dcfce247dae2For Rohingya Muslim child refugees, too many losses to counthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a5be6a1bf3414b0286afd09e6b521010Fri, 22 Sep 2017 03:08:14 GMTBALUKHALI REFUGEE CAMP, Bangladesh (AP) — Abdul Hamid has the wide-open smile of a child and the eyes of an adult. By age 12, the Rohingya Muslim boy has seen more than anyone should have to see in a lifetime.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a5be6a1bf3414b0286afd09e6b521010Family of black man killed by Indianapolis police sue cityhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/125fa89641374c6b83bc69de8310dda9Fri, 22 Sep 2017 01:24:35 GMTINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The family of an unarmed black man fatally shot by Indianapolis police during a traffic stop is suing the city, its police department and two officers, alleging excessive force.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/125fa89641374c6b83bc69de8310dda9White Sox bullpen covers 8 2/3 innings to beat Astroshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b855de03c43d4d30b35516cbb0d9f5a6Fri, 22 Sep 2017 03:52:00 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — Chris Volstad and Chicago's bullpen covered 8 2/3 innings after starter Carson Fulmer left with a blister, and the White Sox beat the Houston Astros 3-1 on Thursday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b855de03c43d4d30b35516cbb0d9f5a6Fowler delivers again as Martinez, Cardinals beat Reds 8-5http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/00661e2b66a34e87b5130ace45951bcdFri, 22 Sep 2017 03:22:47 GMTCINCINNATI (AP) — The St. Louis Cardinals rinsed the bad taste of being swept by the Chicago Cubs the best way they could — sweeping the Cincinnati Reds.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/00661e2b66a34e87b5130ace45951bcdChina criticizes S&P credit rating cut as 'wrong decision'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a4a2ef8b4fed44f38ebf4ceb30f45ba7Fri, 22 Sep 2017 03:36:33 GMTBEIJING (AP) — China's Finance Ministry on Friday criticized the cut in the Standard & Poor's rating agency's credit rating on Chinese government borrowing as a "wrong decision" and said it ignores the country's economic strength.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a4a2ef8b4fed44f38ebf4ceb30f45ba7Excitement bubbles up at BYU as caffeinated soda now on salehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6a38a6d466a14942a6b6eb765aee274aFri, 22 Sep 2017 01:11:34 GMTPROVO, Utah (AP) — Mormon church-owned Brigham Young University ended a six-decade ban Thursday on the sale of caffeinated soft drinks on campus, surprising students by posting a picture of a can of Coca-Cola on Twitter and just two words: "It's happening."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6a38a6d466a14942a6b6eb765aee274aNationals baffled by Dickey's knuckleball in Braves' 3-2 winhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/73d2ee50e9f648189e9f788d6d7d3dd5Fri, 22 Sep 2017 02:07:06 GMTATLANTA (AP) — R.A. Dickey frustrated Washington with his knuckleball for eight innings, Ozzie Albies had three hits and the Atlanta Braves beat the Nationals 3-2 on Thursday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/73d2ee50e9f648189e9f788d6d7d3dd5Canadian retailers see potential NAFTA change as threathttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/261dfd0128cb4098bec995e885eb58b9Fri, 22 Sep 2017 04:04:45 GMTTORONTO (AP) — A Canadian looking for a high-end men's shoe from can buy it from a major online retailer in the U.S. or get it for 25 percent less at the bustling Eaton Centre mall in downtown Toronto.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/261dfd0128cb4098bec995e885eb58b9Police chief: 'A lot of concerns' after shooting of deaf manhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/01aa6fe5093746f09bbc2c62a99f7353Fri, 22 Sep 2017 01:18:46 GMTOKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The police chief of Oklahoma City said Thursday the fatal shooting of a deaf man has raised "a lot of concerns" about training for officer interaction with people with hearing or speech problems, and he plans to meet with advocates for those who have such impairments.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/01aa6fe5093746f09bbc2c62a99f7353Judge won't dismiss suit challenging police-as-prosecutorshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dcf8d16425bd42b2bcbcafa66ab58d54Fri, 22 Sep 2017 04:30:39 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A New York judge refused to dismiss a lawsuit filed by two women trying to stop police lawyers from serving as prosecutors in their low-level cases and others like them, suggesting the arrangement was filled with ethical problems.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dcf8d16425bd42b2bcbcafa66ab58d54