FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 26 Aug 2016 11:37:32 -07:00Lawmaker calls for state investment at military facilities, 26 Aug 2016 17:54:27 GMTPROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — A Democratic Rhode Island lawmaker wants the state to put money into an empty fund created to support its military facilities and defense industry. overcomes Mississippi community after slaying of nuns, 26 Aug 2016 17:26:26 GMTLEXINGTON, Miss. (AP) — The two nuns who were killed in Mississippi were by all accounts some of the most friendly, helpful people in town, cooking and caring for anyone in their poor community — making the slayings all the more puzzling. Latest: Kids taken after mom's death back in California, 26 Aug 2016 18:27:34 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on the kidnapping of three children whose mother was found dead near Los Angeles (all times local):'Making a Murderer' attorney seeks more evidence testing, 26 Aug 2016 17:07:28 GMTMADISON, Wis. (AP) — The attorney for a Wisconsin inmate who was the subject of the hit Netflix documentary series "Making a Murderer" says she plans to seek further evidence testing that she believes will show he's innocent. refuses to suspend California's assisted death law, 26 Aug 2016 18:19:51 GMTSAN DIEGO (AP) — A California judge has rejected a request by physicians to immediately suspend a new state law allowing terminally ill people to end their lives. colonel's secret recipe revealed? Not so fast, says KFC, 26 Aug 2016 17:59:32 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Has Colonel Sanders' nephew inadvertently revealed to the world the secret blend of 11 herbs and spices behind KFC's fried chicken empire? rig count down 2 this week to 489, Pennsylvania up 2, 26 Aug 2016 18:03:21 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — The number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. decreased by two this week to 489. unveils 3rd Istanbul bridge linking Europe with Asia, 26 Aug 2016 17:15:23 GMTISTANBUL (AP) — Turkey opened one of the world's largest bridges Friday designed to allow traffic to cross the Bosphorus Strait between Europe and Asia and ease congestion in Istanbul. Leone: Police officers detained over deadly protests, 26 Aug 2016 17:41:31 GMTFREETOWN, Sierra Leone (AP) — A police official in Sierra Leone says three officers were detained and questioned in connection with the shooting deaths of two demonstrators this month. attorneys clash with prison over recorded meetings, 26 Aug 2016 18:28:35 GMTKANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — Defense attorneys who represent inmates at a privately run federal prison in Kansas were livid after learning that their meetings with clients had been recorded on video. RB Conner tops list of notable player comebacks, 26 Aug 2016 18:06:51 GMTThe most stirring comeback of the college football season already has taken place. ride for Clinton? She says controversies behind her, 26 Aug 2016 18:25:49 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Hillary Clinton vigorously defended her family's foundation against Donald Trump's sniping on Friday and declared she's confident there will be no new blockbuster accusations on the foundation, her emails or anything else that could undermine her chances of defeating him in November. panel decries rise of racist crimes in UK after EU vote, 26 Aug 2016 17:42:12 GMTGENEVA (AP) — A U.N. panel has criticized "anti-immigrant and xenophobic rhetoric" that some British political figures used to foment prejudices ahead of the country's vote to leave the European Union. Latest: Serena says her shoulder starting to feel better, 26 Aug 2016 17:38:15 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. Open, which starts Monday (all times local): of separated elderly Canada couple gets attention, 26 Aug 2016 18:07:06 GMTVANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — A photograph of a wheelchair-bound, crying elderly Canadian couple separated into two different care homes after 62 years of marriage because no beds were available together has received international attention. shot in neck after protecting a father from his son, 26 Aug 2016 17:28:53 GMTMARYVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A police officer responding to a dispute between a father and son in eastern Tennessee was shot to death after helping get the elder man to safety, authorities said Friday. of biker gang shot dead in German capital, 26 Aug 2016 18:18:37 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Berlin police say a member of a biker gang has been shot dead in the German capital. man charged in crossbow murders that left 3 dead, 26 Aug 2016 17:27:20 GMTTORONTO (AP) — A 35-year-old Toronto man was charged Friday with murder in the deaths of three people who suffered from what appeared to be crossbow wounds. to the fourth grade: Teacher's rap targets students, 26 Aug 2016 17:31:11 GMTSKOKIE, Ill. (AP) — A new teacher who made a music video to welcome his students has become a bit of a star with his fourth-graders. Latest: UN spokesman welcomes French burkini ruling, 26 Aug 2016 18:15:04 GMTPARIS (AP) — The Latest on the ruling by France's top administrative court on burkini bans (all times local): Latest: New Mexico governor: Girl death worst she's seen, 26 Aug 2016 17:51:34 GMTALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The Latest on the gruesome killing of a 10-year-old girl from Albuquerque, New Mexico (all times local): suggests rate hike is coming but offers no timetable, 26 Aug 2016 17:28:05 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said Friday that the case for raising interest rates has strengthened in light of a solid job market and an improved outlook for the U.S. economy and inflation. But she stopped short of offering any timetable. Colonel's famous recipe (maybe, maybe not), 26 Aug 2016 17:58:09 GMTSocial media is lighting up on the possibility that, at long last, Colonel Sanders' 11 herbs and spices have been revealed. KFC says it hasn't, and the original source, a relative, now says he doesn't know. Anyway, here it is. Texas woman's treatment in China amounts to torture, 26 Aug 2016 17:29:42 GMTDALLAS (AP) — The husband of a business consultant detained for more than a year by Chinese authorities says her treatment amounts to torture. Britney Spears isn't winning, even if we want her to, 26 Aug 2016 17:42:37 GMTBritney Spears, "Glory" (RCA) man charged with beheading wife after police visit, 26 Aug 2016 17:37:48 GMTBELLMEAD, Texas (AP) — Police say a Texas man is accused of beheading his wife just hours after officers visited the couple for a welfare check. damaged roads threaten access to Italy town, 26 Aug 2016 17:22:17 GMTAMATRICE, Italy (AP) — Strong aftershocks damaged two key access roads into quake-struck Amatrice on Friday, threatening to isolate the tiny hilltop town as hopes dimmed that firefighters would find any more survivors from the earthquake that killed at least 267 people. fishing, hunting license sales halted in Northwest, 26 Aug 2016 17:58:33 GMTBOISE, Idaho (AP) — Idaho, Oregon and Washington have shutdown online sales of hunting and fishing licenses amid concerns a vendor's computer system has been hacked and personal information is at risk. top 10 songs and albums on the iTunes Store, 26 Aug 2016 18:10:58 GMTiTunes' Official Music Charts for the week ending August 25, 2016: House says Obama will donate to Kayla Mueller charity, 26 Aug 2016 17:42:51 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The White House says President Barack Obama plans to donate to the foundation honoring Kayla Mueller (MYOO'-lur), an American killed by Islamic State militants last year. Latest: Trump unveils 'America First' mobile app, 26 Aug 2016 17:34:44 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. presidential race (all times EDT): Glass Animals focus on others on terrific new CD, 26 Aug 2016 17:54:49 GMTGlass Animals, "How to Be a Human Being" (Wolf Tone) hits 66 to grab 3-shot lead in Denmark, 26 Aug 2016 17:08:09 GMTFARSOE, Denmark (AP) — Bradley Dredge hit five birdies in the front nine and finished with a 5-under 66 Friday as he surged to a three-shot lead amid windy conditions at the Made In Denmark tournament. plan civil suit in '44 execution of black youth, 26 Aug 2016 17:07:40 GMTCHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Attorneys hope to bring a civil-rights lawsuit in the case of a black teenager electrocuted more than 70 years ago for the killings of two white girls in a segregated South Carolina mill town. Latest: White House notes value of religious freedom, 26 Aug 2016 17:07:53 GMTPARIS (AP) — The Latest on the ruling by France's top administrative court on burkini bans (all times local): slip into losses in the afternoon after Yellen speech, 26 Aug 2016 17:32:03 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Stocks were mostly lower on Wall Street in afternoon trading on Friday, giving up modest gains following a generally upbeat assessment of the economy from Fed Chair Janet Yellen. Phone companies and utilities, widely considered safe-play stocks, led the list of decliners, while health care stocks rose. AT&T and Verizon each fell about 1 percent. source: Chiefs safety Berry reporting to camp Sunday, 26 Aug 2016 17:30:51 GMTKANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — All-Pro safety Eric Berry plans to report to the Kansas City Chiefs on Sunday, giving him two weeks and one preseason game to prepare for the start of the regular season. Latest: Trump CEO faced domestic violence charge in 1996, 26 Aug 2016 18:10:27 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. presidential race (all times EDT): praises pilot who stopped drunk co-pilot from flying, 26 Aug 2016 17:43:53 GMTTRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — A charter airline is praising a pilot who blew the whistle on a co-pilot he suspected of being drunk before a plane was scheduled to take off from an airport in northern Michigan. rallies around Jewish family hit by swastika graffiti, 26 Aug 2016 18:03:52 GMTHAVERTOWN, Pa. (AP) — A Jewish woman in suburban Philadelphia woke up last week to a spray-painted swastika on her trash bin, and now her neighbors and strangers from other countries are rallying to support her by painting their own garbage cans with flowers, hearts, birds and butterflies. miners kidnap, kill deputy minister in Bolivia, 26 Aug 2016 17:45:27 GMTLA PAZ, Bolivia (AP) — Striking Bolivian miners kidnapped and beat to death the country's deputy interior minister in a shocking spasm of violence following weeks of tension over dwindling paychecks in a region hit hard by falling metal prices. The miners were demanding they be allowed to work for private companies, who promise to put more cash in their pockets. Latest: New Mexico girl killing suspect out of hospital, 26 Aug 2016 17:24:29 GMTALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The Latest on the gruesome killing of a 10-year-old girl from Albuquerque, New Mexico (all times local): Latest: Governor dismisses calls to resign for voicemail, 26 Aug 2016 17:09:04 GMTPORTLAND, Maine (AP) — The Latest on the obscene tirade that Gov. Paul LePage left on a lawmaker's voicemail (all times local): Latest: Mississippi community grieves over loss of nuns, 26 Aug 2016 17:16:14 GMTDURANT, Miss. (AP) — The Latest on the killing of two nuns in Mississippi (all times local):'s order seeks to make Minnesota more bee-friendly, 26 Aug 2016 18:03:23 GMTMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Gov. Mark Dayton sought Friday to extend a little Minnesota nice to the state's declining honeybee population by issuing an executive order limiting certain pesticides that harm them, a step advocates said positions the state as a leader in protecting pollinating insects critical to the nation's food supply. expands Zika screening to all US blood centers, 26 Aug 2016 18:23:54 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The government told all U.S. blood banks Friday to start screening for Zika, a major expansion intended to protect the nation's blood supply from the mosquito-borne virus. FBI, VA must probe vet's death outside hospital, 26 Aug 2016 18:18:00 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Two congressmen want federal authorities to investigate why a former Navy gunner apparently killed himself on the grounds of a veterans' hospital in New York. Accused face-biting killer regains consciousness, 26 Aug 2016 17:42:01 GMTWEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Investigators say a Florida college student accused of randomly killing a couple and biting the dead husband's face has regained consciousness. food: Eat all'amatriciana to help quake victims, 26 Aug 2016 17:09:15 GMTROME (AP) — Food lovers and chefs in Italy and beyond are urging restaurants to serve up more pasta all'amatriciana in a move to support the quake-hit hometown of the hearty dish. seek man who posed as Uber driver, attacked woman, 26 Aug 2016 17:34:53 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Atlanta police investigating a woman's report that she was sexually assaulted by an Uber driver say they now believe the suspect posed as a driver to lure her into his car, the most recent of several attacks by phony Uber drivers around the nation.