FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Tue, 01 Sep 2015 11:10:08 -07:00Lindsey Graham files for home state Republican primaryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ef0246d886234b8f998c8e6926434278Tue, 01 Sep 2015 17:38:32 GMTCOLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina's Lindsey Graham on Tuesday made his presidential campaign official in his home state, saying he is the most qualified to serve as commander in chief despite his meager poll standings.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ef0246d886234b8f998c8e6926434278Amazon to let Prime members download videoshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6a0ae5310a014c549328b1b5eb4be096Tue, 01 Sep 2015 17:18:47 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Amazon is upping the ante in the streaming-video competition with downloadable videos.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6a0ae5310a014c549328b1b5eb4be096Egypt gas find sparks panic in Israel about Israeli reserveshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b8c4f6f840454bce82134fb76653d20fTue, 01 Sep 2015 17:40:35 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — Egypt's new natural gas bonanza is causing an uproar in Israel, with energy stocks plummeting and recriminations over indecisiveness and infighting that have delayed production from the country's own gas fields.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b8c4f6f840454bce82134fb76653d20fSenate leader: Not enough votes to defund Planned Parenthoodhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bddc0ddcc23a4ad4b3221d2591cffffaTue, 01 Sep 2015 17:57:15 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate's top Republican is conceding that his party will have to await the next president before it can cut off federal funds that go to Planned Parenthood.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bddc0ddcc23a4ad4b3221d2591cffffa6 emerging female writers receive $30,000 Rona Jaffe Awardshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9e1bfcdf76b8416e9f3480edf5cc9285Tue, 01 Sep 2015 17:44:51 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Fiction writer Vanessa Hua and nonfiction writer Meehan Crist are among this year's recipients of the Rona Jaffe Awards, $30,000 prizes for emerging female authors.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9e1bfcdf76b8416e9f3480edf5cc9285FDA issues warning letters to powdered caffeine distributorshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/64e250bfa00547cda680150a1c2b9b88Tue, 01 Sep 2015 17:26:52 GMTCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Food and Drug Administration has issued warning letters to five distributors of pure powdered caffeine, saying the products put consumers at risk of illness or injury.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/64e250bfa00547cda680150a1c2b9b88Prosecutor: 2nd video emerges of deadly shooting by deputieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c1697029b59f4d3094fa8fd8d5909467Tue, 01 Sep 2015 16:56:16 GMTDALLAS (AP) — A Texas prosecutor says a second video has emerged that gives authorities a "very clear view" of a confrontation between deputies and a man who had his hands raised before he was shot and killed.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c1697029b59f4d3094fa8fd8d5909467Pope marking day to stress care for creationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/86b5a6415de740c3b03df7f44b7dc73cTue, 01 Sep 2015 16:59:10 GMTVATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis is pushing ahead with his protect-the-environment priorities, presiding over a prayer service in St. Peter's Basilica Tuesday for the "care of Creation."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/86b5a6415de740c3b03df7f44b7dc73cMan accused of harassing American Indian students clearedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c947b4180b22420c92775e6abf08e89bTue, 01 Sep 2015 17:31:53 GMTRAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) — A judge has cleared a South Dakota man accused of harassing American Indian children with racial slurs and spilling beer on them at a minor league hockey game in Rapid City.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c947b4180b22420c92775e6abf08e89bThe top iPhone and iPad apps on App Storehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/90acbd4f2d3f404ca393f5ea437859afTue, 01 Sep 2015 17:46:02 GMTApp Store Official Charts for the week ending August 31, 2015:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/90acbd4f2d3f404ca393f5ea437859afInvestigators: Georgia officer likely shot by other officershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4e8c7accbaf648929965e9ac99784488Tue, 01 Sep 2015 17:34:15 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Police officers who arrived at the wrong metro Atlanta home after a report of suspicious activity shot the man who lives there, killed his dog and "likely" shot a fellow officer, leaving him seriously wounded, authorities said Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4e8c7accbaf648929965e9ac99784488Favorable weather conditions help Washington firefightershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e52d1c7333b7416d857ec518d8bba502Tue, 01 Sep 2015 17:05:59 GMTSPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Lower temperatures and higher humidity gave helped firefighters Tuesday as they tried to control iant wildfires burning in north-central Washington.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e52d1c7333b7416d857ec518d8bba502Officer fatally shot, prompting manhunt in northern Illinoishttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b3cc635397de45ca8e013f034a87305cTue, 01 Sep 2015 17:11:20 GMTFOX LAKE, Ill. (AP) — Police in northern Illinois say a manhunt is underway after an officer was shot and killed.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b3cc635397de45ca8e013f034a87305cMourners, family remember slain TV cameraman in Va. hometownhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b5339b587db845528161931292b13b04Tue, 01 Sep 2015 17:19:04 GMTROANOKE, Va. (AP) — Hundreds of mourners crowded into a church Tuesday to honor Adam Ward, the 27-year-old television cameraman who was slain while filming a live interview.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b5339b587db845528161931292b13b04The top 10 books on Apple's iBooks-UShttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3e755bf22c2a4ea6942d618f941126b0Tue, 01 Sep 2015 17:50:18 GMTiBook charts for week ending August 31, 2015:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3e755bf22c2a4ea6942d618f941126b0Bush-Trump dispute intensifies, Bush hitting back harderhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/498b56ba474842738d98dd5280ec94b9Tue, 01 Sep 2015 17:06:40 GMTMIAMI (AP) — The feud between Donald Trump and Jeb Bush appears to be intensifying.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/498b56ba474842738d98dd5280ec94b9Egyptian woman tops squash world rankinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a4e9b28589474ab9944430026c57f908Tue, 01 Sep 2015 17:34:16 GMTCAIRO (AP) — The Professional Squash Association ranked Egyptian Raneem El Welily as the world's No. 1 women's player on Tuesday, making her the first Egyptian woman to hold the sport's top spot.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a4e9b28589474ab9944430026c57f908Chaos in Budapest train station amid Europe's migrant crisishttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/85cf1a22397e4ba9bf7698b7c9e4b604Tue, 01 Sep 2015 16:55:26 GMTBUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Chanting "Freedom! Freedom!," angry migrants demanded to be let aboard trains bound for Austria and Germany after Hungary temporarily suspended all rail traffic Tuesday from its main Budapest terminal and brawny police forced hundreds of migrants out of the train station.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/85cf1a22397e4ba9bf7698b7c9e4b604The Latest: Police hunt for 3 suspects after officer killedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3f6968df0455403ca1217940016fcc76Tue, 01 Sep 2015 17:33:54 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/3f6968df0455403ca1217940016fcc76The Latest: Funeral concludes for slain TV cameramanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b06322a0a27f4781a3796b85a6bc1020Tue, 01 Sep 2015 17:02:47 GMTROANOKE, Va. (AP) — The latest on the funeral for Adam Ward, the WDBJ-TV cameraman who was fatally shot by a former co-worker on live TV Wednesday in Moneta, Virginia (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b06322a0a27f4781a3796b85a6bc1020Clinton, aides stressed protecting State Dept. info in emailhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/82733e01b5f6429ba11e7fdcec2bbbf7Tue, 01 Sep 2015 17:48:41 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton and her aides at the State Department were acutely aware — and occasionally frustrated — by the need to protect sensitive information when discussing international affairs over email and other correspondence.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/82733e01b5f6429ba11e7fdcec2bbbf7Trial begins for officer charged with abusing Indian manhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bc689b9c2c0a4137aee32db16e7e0c51Tue, 01 Sep 2015 17:06:32 GMTHUNTSVILLE, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama police officer went on trial Tuesday on a federal charge of using excessive force against an Indian man who was thrown down and partially paralyzed during a confrontation in a suburban neighborhood.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bc689b9c2c0a4137aee32db16e7e0c51The Latest: Kentucky clerk details her religious beliefshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6ac42414bd1f44de937491f551e18ed8Tue, 01 Sep 2015 17:04:28 GMTMOREHEAD, Ky. (AP) — The latest on a Kentucky county clerk who has refused to issue marriage licenses despite a U.S. Supreme Court ruling against her (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6ac42414bd1f44de937491f551e18ed8Former Tulsa deputy testifies before grand juryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/59a39e8cca694c7a85f58bd5e880db42Tue, 01 Sep 2015 17:30:04 GMTTULSA, Okla. (AP) — An Oklahoma sheriff's deputy who says he was pressured to sign off on memos regarding the training of a reserve deputy accused of fatally shooting an unarmed man testified Tuesday before a grand jury looking into the agency.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/59a39e8cca694c7a85f58bd5e880db42Bond author sorry for saying Idris Elba 'too street' for 007http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/764fb7d3b50b42068edba8dac2f92afdTue, 01 Sep 2015 17:46:07 GMTLONDON (AP) — The author of the new James Bond novel apologized on Tuesday after he said that British actor Idris Elba is "too street" to play 007.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/764fb7d3b50b42068edba8dac2f92afdMan who got life for marijuana charge goes free in Missourihttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd87cce889aa4031a8556e57e71739dcTue, 01 Sep 2015 17:22:24 GMTJEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — A man sentenced to life in prison without parole on a marijuana-related charge was freed Tuesday from a Missouri prison after being behind bars for two decades — a period in which the nation's attitudes toward pot have steadily softened.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd87cce889aa4031a8556e57e71739dcThe top 10 movies on the iTunes Storehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/49726422136d49a8aedb2cd417c08d60Tue, 01 Sep 2015 17:26:39 GMTiTunes Movies U.S. charts for week ending August 31, 2015:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/49726422136d49a8aedb2cd417c08d60Iowa men accused of threatening Pokemon event denied bailhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f7d38898682e4de1a793ad9b65b2413aTue, 01 Sep 2015 17:09:27 GMTBOSTON (AP) — Two Iowa men accused of making online threats of violence against a Pokemon competition in Boston were ordered held without bail Tuesday after a judge rejected arguments by their lawyers that their comments amounted to idle online bravado.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f7d38898682e4de1a793ad9b65b2413aCanada in recession; PM Harper denies it as election loomshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f930aef5f2144af183386136c9e89a06Tue, 01 Sep 2015 17:44:31 GMTTORONTO (AP) — Prime Minister Stephen Harper, campaigning for a fourth term on a record of economic growth, has refused to recognize that Canada is in a recession, despite new data to the contrary.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f930aef5f2144af183386136c9e89a06Attorneys to argue scope of Obama administration water rulehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fdd33c0f6ef540d3bb56189e4a029b84Tue, 01 Sep 2015 17:01:33 GMTBISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — A federal judge in North Dakota is giving attorneys until Tuesday night to file briefs arguing the scope of his injunction blocking a new Obama administration water rule.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fdd33c0f6ef540d3bb56189e4a029b84Canada police bring charges against Syrian in rendition casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7bac01b1aacb42f79d5e3af2e176d22aTue, 01 Sep 2015 17:33:43 GMTTORONTO (AP) — Canada's national police force is charging a former Syrian military intelligence officer for allegedly torturing a Canadian engineer transferred by the U.S. to an overseas detention center.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7bac01b1aacb42f79d5e3af2e176d22aMultiple suicide attacks kill 12 Iraqi troops, militiamenhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/66bf39acde4d4e45ba141c9b6614fb4dTue, 01 Sep 2015 16:56:40 GMTBAGHDAD (AP) — A series of suicide attacks by the Islamic State group outside a town in Iraq's western Anbar province on Tuesday killed 12 soldiers and allied Sunni militiamen, military and hospital officials said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/66bf39acde4d4e45ba141c9b6614fb4dYahoo chief Mayer says she's pregnant with twinshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c6faed0d41e7433e9d39a194cb80058aTue, 01 Sep 2015 17:33:43 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer is pregnant with identical twins.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c6faed0d41e7433e9d39a194cb80058aState's wildlife policy debated after encounter with bearhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/84a8b6c27572424fa25b2d0130bb6cc8Tue, 01 Sep 2015 17:54:17 GMTHARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A debate over Connecticut's wildlife policy reignited after state officials said last week they will trap and kill a bear cub that approached a hiker in a wildlife area, startling but not harming her.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/84a8b6c27572424fa25b2d0130bb6cc8Israel asks UN to reject Palestinian attempt to raise flaghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/44624cc4e0524456bd85d180646614b0Tue, 01 Sep 2015 17:07:47 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — Israel is urging the United Nations secretary-general and General Assembly president to reject a Palestinian attempt to raise their flag at U.N. headquarters.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/44624cc4e0524456bd85d180646614b0NY court refuses to hear appeals in chimp personhood casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/85301f5b0f90493183d30d6642ec182cTue, 01 Sep 2015 17:17:38 GMTALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — An animal rights group seeking legal personhood for chimpanzees won't get a hearing in the state's highest court.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/85301f5b0f90493183d30d6642ec182cRio head vows to introduce viral testing in Olympic watershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/42af3a84fd554e0b9a78de3f26810b73Tue, 01 Sep 2015 17:10:53 GMTLONDON (AP) — Olympic organizers promised Tuesday to introduce viral testing in the polluted waters in Rio de Janeiro where about 1,400 athletes will compete in next year's games.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/42af3a84fd554e0b9a78de3f26810b73West Point prof who called legal scholars treasonous resignshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5be451f8e9184f3889b989650a4343f2Tue, 01 Sep 2015 17:30:28 GMTWEST POINT, N.Y. (AP) — A West Point professor criticized for writing an article calling some legal scholars treasonous and "lawful targets" for the U.S. military in its war on terrorism has resigned a month after he was hired to teach a law course.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5be451f8e9184f3889b989650a4343f2US stocks fall sharply on bleak Chinese manufacturing reporthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aad1f108b7e3442a8087462b1026bf15Tue, 01 Sep 2015 17:41:43 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Stocks plunged again Tuesday, continuing a rocky ride for Wall Street, after gloomy economic data out of China rekindled fears that the world's second-largest economy is slowing more than previously anticipated.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aad1f108b7e3442a8087462b1026bf15Man mistaken for hat-wearing bank robber seeks $3.3 millionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e130340d89214c258310dfe6f78c2438Tue, 01 Sep 2015 17:36:51 GMTTALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Rodolfo Valladares wore the wrong hat to the bank while trying to cash a $100 check in a case of mistaken identity that's led to a court battle over $3.3 million.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e130340d89214c258310dfe6f78c2438New Hampshire's Flume Gorge a slice of the geological pasthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/af781590e34541669cedd2731326f5d8Tue, 01 Sep 2015 17:33:15 GMTLINCOLN, N.H. (AP) — At the Flume Gorge in the heart of the New Hampshire's White Mountain National Forest, vertical walls of darkened Conway granite stretch nine stories skyward and 800 feet (245 meters) long toward the base of Mount Liberty.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/af781590e34541669cedd2731326f5d8Young at heart? Not most Americans, government report sayshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c129619724824035adfece35337d975bTue, 01 Sep 2015 17:34:06 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Your heart might be older than you are. A new government report suggests age is just a number — and perhaps not a very telling one when it comes to your risk of heart attack or stroke.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c129619724824035adfece35337d975bMan gets life in hammer deaths of octogenarian parentshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/480555ef27774fa3a25e3d5b38e0df67Tue, 01 Sep 2015 17:06:39 GMTPONTIAC, Mich. (AP) — A 54-year-old suburban Detroit man has been sentenced to life in prison for beating his 87-year-old father and 85-year-old mother to death with hammers.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/480555ef27774fa3a25e3d5b38e0df67Thousands without power as Phoenix recovers from big stormhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/418bcd8a961545869597f938d8b7623fTue, 01 Sep 2015 17:16:15 GMTPHOENIX (AP) — Tens of thousands of Phoenix-area residents and businesses, including a food bank, were without power more than 12 hours after a monsoon storm knocked down trees, damaged buildings and toppled a tractor-trailer on a freeway.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/418bcd8a961545869597f938d8b7623fTrial set for officer charged with abusing Indian manhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7f29902c5d074e79b9add85f222249b7Tue, 01 Sep 2015 16:57:29 GMTHUNTSVILLE, Ala. (AP) — A trial has begun for an Alabama police officer facing a federal charge of using excessive force against an Indian man who was thrown down and partially paralyzed during a confrontation in a suburban neighborhood.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7f29902c5d074e79b9add85f222249b7Texas regulator clears oil and gas company of causing quakeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3e30fcfa8a354f7fb4a8f35719392805Tue, 01 Sep 2015 17:55:09 GMTAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A state inquiry has found that an oil and gas company's disposal well operations likely did not cause a series of North Texas earthquakes.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3e30fcfa8a354f7fb4a8f35719392805Deputies dispute that asphyxia caused disabled man's deathhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ac5cca2a116844319e474db396db22c7Tue, 01 Sep 2015 17:10:51 GMTThree Maryland sheriff's deputies are disputing the state medical examiner's conclusion that a man with Down syndrome died from asphyxia as they struggled to remove him from a movie theater in 2013.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ac5cca2a116844319e474db396db22c7Bob Casey becomes 32nd senator to back Iran nuke dealhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3ad63661526541c3874e185741852a03Tue, 01 Sep 2015 17:36:59 GMTBALTIMORE (AP) — Democrat Bob Casey of Pennsylvania has become the 32nd senator to support the nuclear deal with Iran.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3ad63661526541c3874e185741852a03Extremists attack Malian army checkpoint, killing 2 soldiershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4599c4c39dff42b682e3a5e8229355e0Tue, 01 Sep 2015 17:32:20 GMTBAMAKO, Mali (AP) — Suspected Islamic extremists attacked an army checkpoint in Timbuktu early Tuesday, killing at least two soldiers and injuring one, the government said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4599c4c39dff42b682e3a5e8229355e0Latest Texas school finance case reaches state Supreme Courthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a28726ee92b448c58af9deb65b4698afTue, 01 Sep 2015 17:43:07 GMTAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Attorneys for 600-plus school districts suing Texas told the state Supreme Court on Tuesday that the GOP-controlled Legislature doesn't provide enough funding for classrooms and distributes it unfairly, especially given ever-tougher academic curriculum standards and a population boom pushing enrollment to record levels.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a28726ee92b448c58af9deb65b4698af