FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 27 Sep 2016 13:54:19 -07:00Senators press FBI director on response to terrorism threat, 27 Sep 2016 20:42:28 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Republican senators pressed FBI Director James Comey on Tuesday about whether anything more could have been done to prevent recent acts of extremist violence, including the Orlando nightclub massacre and the Manhattan bombing this month. Comey said the FBI is fallible and transparent about its mistakes, but he did not concede that anything should have been done differently or that any red flags were missed. Latest: Man's lawyer says boat sinking 'tragic accident', 27 Sep 2016 20:24:15 GMTBOSTON (AP) — The Latest on a Vermont man who was rescued after being lost at sea for a week (all times local): poll: Americans divide on importance of tax returns, 27 Sep 2016 20:03:16 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — American voters are divided along party lines about whether it's important for presidential candidates to release their tax returns, according to a new Associated Press-GfK poll. for besieged Syrian city of Aleppo intensifies, 27 Sep 2016 20:45:01 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — With international diplomacy in tatters and the U.S. focused on its election, the Syrian government and its Russian allies are seizing the moment to wage an all-out campaign to recapture Aleppo, unleashing the most destructive bombing of the past five years and pushing into the center of the Old City., air traffic controllers shifting to text messaging, 27 Sep 2016 20:33:30 GMTCHANTILLY, Va. (AP) — Airline pilots and air traffic controllers are on schedule to switch to text communications at most of the nation's busiest airports by the end of the year, a milestone that holds the potential to reduce delays, prevent errors and save billions of dollars in fuel cost, says the Federal Aviation Administration. the AP-GfK poll on the candidates' health was conducted, 27 Sep 2016 19:45:04 GMTThe Associated Press-GfK poll on health and the presidential race was conducted by GfK Public Affairs and Corporate Communications Sept. 15-19. It is based on online interviews of 1,694 adults, including 1,476 registered voters and 1,251 likely voters, who are members of GfK's nationally representative KnowledgePanel. top iPhone and iPad apps on App Store, 27 Sep 2016 20:18:29 GMTApp Store Official Charts for the week ending September 25, 2016: Awards show sets key dates for '17, but still no home, 27 Sep 2016 20:42:17 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The Tony Awards will be held on June 11 next year, but where the ceremony will be held is still up in the air. women say Trump showed too much testosterone at debate, 27 Sep 2016 19:59:57 GMTST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Constant interruption. A condescending tone. Eye-rolling. appears likely to topple 36-year ratings record, 27 Sep 2016 20:36:53 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The showdown between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump on Monday appears likely to set a record for the most-watched presidential debate ever. Latest: Superfest moves to New Orleans; might stay there, 27 Sep 2016 20:20:30 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Latest on Country Music Superfest (all times local): CUP '16: Capsules of the American players at Hazeltine, 27 Sep 2016 19:34:47 GMTCHASKA, Minn. (AP) — A look at the U.S. team in the 41st Ryder Cup on Sept. 30-Oct. 2 at Hazeltine National in Chaska, Minnesota. Players are listed in the order they made the team. barriers protect Cedar Rapids as river crests, 27 Sep 2016 19:52:11 GMTCEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (AP) — An elaborate system of temporary floodwalls largely protected Cedar Rapids homes and businesses Tuesday as the river that runs through the city reached its second-highest peak ever. asks US to extradite ex-leader Martinelli, 27 Sep 2016 20:47:45 GMTPANAMA CITY (AP) — Panama has formally asked the United States to extradite former President Ricardo Martinelli in connection with a phone-tapping controversy, the country's foreign ministry said Tuesday. eager to work with Bucks president on race relations, 27 Sep 2016 19:33:25 GMTMILWAUKEE (AP) — Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett said he's eager to work with Bucks president Peter Feigin to improve the city's race relations after the NBA executive called the city the "most segregated, racist place" he has seen. shows DC officers performing CPR on bleeding man, 27 Sep 2016 20:47:40 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A motorcyclist who was fatally shot by a District of Columbia police officer bled heavily on the sidewalk next to a police car as an onlooker screamed and officers performed CPR on the wounded man for more than three minutes, a video released Tuesday shows. festival canceled in Haiti amid threats, gov't order, 27 Sep 2016 20:14:35 GMTPORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Organizers of a cultural festival in Haiti celebrating the Afro-Caribbean LGBTQ community said Tuesday that it has been called off due to numerous threats of violence and a subsequent prohibition by a government commissioner. take back seat, electrics up front at Paris car show, 27 Sep 2016 19:51:32 GMTFRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Carmakers are finding the Paris auto show , held in a city whose mayor wants to ban diesels to reduce pollution, to be a fine place to show off new zero-emission electric vehicles. giving $364 million in new Syria aid, 27 Sep 2016 19:57:27 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The United States on Tuesday provided another $364 million in humanitarian aid to Syrians at a time their nation's civil war appears to be getting worse. probing possible worker abuse by Wells Fargo, 27 Sep 2016 20:38:40 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. Labor Department is investigating possible abuses of employees by Wells Fargo in connection with the bank's alleged efforts to open millions of unauthorized accounts to meet sales goals. Latest: Families seek scrutiny of Ohio police shootings, 27 Sep 2016 20:24:35 GMTCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Latest on a news conference held by families of two people fatally shot by Columbus police this year (all times local): Man who fired on officers was Border Patrol agent, 27 Sep 2016 20:30:17 GMTMARICOPA, Ariz. (AP) — An Arizona man who shot at officers from a second-floor window of his home as they responded to a 911 call was later found dead and identified as a U.S. Border Patrol agent, police said Tuesday. No federal charges in police killing in Memphis, 27 Sep 2016 20:09:07 GMTMEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — A white Memphis police officer won't face federal civil rights charges in the shooting death of a 19-year-old black man, the federal government announced Tuesday. top 10 movies on the iTunes Store, 27 Sep 2016 20:16:04 GMTiTunes Movies U.S. charts for week ending September 25, 2016: Latest: Border Patrol: Agent dead from apparent suicide, 27 Sep 2016 19:41:00 GMTMARICOPA, Ariz. (AP) — The Latest on the death of a U.S. Border Patrol agent who fired at police (all times local): Dem: GOP leaders refuse to help Flint because of race, 27 Sep 2016 19:50:18 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A Democratic lawmaker from Flint, Michigan, says House Republican leaders are refusing to approve emergency aid for the city's water crisis because a majority of Flint residents are African-Americans. acquitted of charge in fatal hayride crash in Maine, 27 Sep 2016 20:08:32 GMTBATH, Maine (AP) — The driver involved in a fatal hayride crash nearly two years ago was acquitted Tuesday of a reckless conduct charge. woman dies after being struck by car at Ohio concert, 27 Sep 2016 20:01:13 GMTPARMA HEIGHTS, Ohio (AP) — A second woman has died after a car drove into a crowd of dancers last month at a community concert in suburban Cleveland. clash over what happened before officer killed man, 27 Sep 2016 19:56:39 GMTNORFOLK, Va. (AP) — Attorneys in Virginia clashed in court on Tuesday over whether a white police officer used excessive force when he shot and killed a mentally ill black man who was holding a knife.'s ruling weakens Election Day registration in Illinois, 27 Sep 2016 19:46:45 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Voters in highly populated areas of Illinois will have fewer options to register on Election Day this November after a federal judge on Tuesday temporarily halted broader registration rules that Republicans call unconstitutional.'Madam Secretary' star Carradine: 1 of many TV presidents, 27 Sep 2016 20:22:39 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The president, impeccable in his blue suit, strides into the Oval Office in fine spirits. He's got a paper cup of coffee, a bit unpresidential but in keeping with his casual style. motorcyclists mourned after fatal California crashes, 27 Sep 2016 19:42:13 GMTSANTA ROSA, Calif. (AP) — Organizers of a motorcycle event in California offered condolences Tuesday to the families of two rising young riders who died from crashes in two separate races over the weekend. contractors picked for Penn Station overhaul, 27 Sep 2016 20:45:58 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Three contractors have been picked to work on the expansion and transformation of Manhattan's Penn Station, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Tuesday, a key step in the construction of what he called a "world class, 21st-century transportation hub." 3rd man arrested in 2015 attack on Texas judge, 27 Sep 2016 20:43:45 GMTAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A third man has been arrested on allegations that he conspired to kill a Texas judge outside her home last year. company: 81.4 million watched Clinton-Trump presidential debate on 11 networks, preliminary estimates show, 27 Sep 2016 20:05:15 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Nielsen company: 81.4 million watched Clinton-Trump presidential debate on 11 networks, preliminary estimates show. explosion kills fire battalion chief, a rising star, 27 Sep 2016 19:50:05 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A battalion chief who had been considered a rising star in the Fire Department of New York was killed Tuesday when a row house exploded as he was supervising an evacuation following a report of a gas leak, and authorities are looking into whether the building was being used to grow marijuana. catcher Ramos out for playoffs with torn ACL, 27 Sep 2016 19:40:29 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Washington Nationals All-Star catcher Wilson Ramos is out for the rest of the season, including the playoffs, after tearing the ACL in his right knee. of Muslim boy arrested over clock sues for defamation, 27 Sep 2016 19:35:59 GMTDALLAS (AP) — The father of a Muslim boy arrested after taking a homemade clock to his Dallas-area school has sued conservative commentator Glenn Beck and a Texas mayor alleging they falsely portrayed the family as terrorists. Right Now: US stocks end higher, 27 Sep 2016 20:05:51 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in global financial markets (all times local): moves to New Orleans during LSU renovation, 27 Sep 2016 20:23:35 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — A country music festival bumped from LSU's Tiger Stadium for two years by offseason renovations will be held next Memorial Day weekend in New Orleans, and the Superdome could become its permanent home, an official said Tuesday. loses job as England manager after newspaper sting, 27 Sep 2016 20:04:50 GMTMANCHESTER, England (AP) — Sam Allardyce lost his job as England manager on Tuesday after one match and just 67 days in charge, paying the price for damaging comments to undercover reporters that were deemed "inappropriate" by the English Football Association. higher, livestock lower, 27 Sep 2016 19:34:38 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Grain futures were higher Tuesday on the Chicago Board of Trade. Latest: Texts raised worry before Fernandez boat crash, 27 Sep 2016 20:43:34 GMTMIAMI (AP) — The Latest on Marlins-Fernandez Killed (all times local): and American Express rise while Rice Energy skids, 27 Sep 2016 20:33:12 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Tuesday:'s a girl! Philly Zoo determines baby gorilla's gender, 27 Sep 2016 19:52:05 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Workers at the Philadelphia Zoo have finally determined the gender of a baby gorilla born last month, and it's a girl. Panama asks US to extradite ex-leader Martinelli, 27 Sep 2016 19:51:37 GMTPANAMA CITY (AP) — Panama is formally asking the United States to extradite former President Ricardo Martinelli in connection with a phone-tapping controversy, an official said Tuesday. Gov. Christie seemed happy about bridge gridlock, 27 Sep 2016 20:18:14 GMTNEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Gov. Chris Christie was told about the epic 2013 traffic jam at the George Washington Bridge while it was underway, seemed happy about it and joked sarcastically that there was nothing political going on, a former loyalist testified Tuesday in the scandal that helped destroy Christie's White House ambitions. Latest: Trump, Clinton to trade jokes at Smith dinner, 27 Sep 2016 19:59:46 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. presidential race (all times EDT): suspect's sister: He was going to hit me with dumbbell, 27 Sep 2016 20:19:28 GMTTRENTON, N.J. (AP) — The sister of a man charged with setting off bombs in New York and New Jersey and injuring 31 people this month says he was getting ready to hit her with a dumbbell in August 2014 and stabbed another brother who came to her aid. Latest: Marlins set Wednesday memorial for Fernandez, 27 Sep 2016 20:19:07 GMTMIAMI (AP) — The Latest on Marlins-Fernandez Killed (all times local):