FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Mon, 29 Aug 2016 14:49:02 -07:00Yellowstone River's closure worries outdoors industryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/960da8d84c234da898358150530fe213Mon, 29 Aug 2016 21:38:49 GMTLIVINGSTON, Mont. (AP) — Tens of thousands of dead fish have closed Montana's Yellowstone River and stirred new worries Monday about lasting impacts to the region's lucrative outdoors industry.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/960da8d84c234da898358150530fe213House speaker of Puerto Rico resigns post under pressurehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6ebe74d7307c4988b37ae1a242dbf715Mon, 29 Aug 2016 20:52:53 GMTSAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — The speaker of the Chamber of Deputies in Puerto Rico resigned from the leadership post Monday under pressure from officials in his party following court testimony that has linked him to a former fundraiser convicted in a political corruption case.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6ebe74d7307c4988b37ae1a242dbf715Kaepernick's decision to sit through anthem scrutinizedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bb4947cda5794156b89208134b722072Mon, 29 Aug 2016 21:09:27 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — From the White House to San Francisco police union headquarters and the Veterans of Foreign Wars, Colin Kaepernick's name came up Monday as his decision to sit down for the national anthem reached far beyond football.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bb4947cda5794156b89208134b722072Judge: Citizens United must disclose donor information to NYhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bf24973fa6514a1cbabfaa7497c4c867Mon, 29 Aug 2016 20:38:10 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A judge says a nonprofit conservative organization advocating for less government must reveal information about major donors to New York's attorney general if it wants to solicit money in the state.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bf24973fa6514a1cbabfaa7497c4c8671 dead, 4 hurt in highway shootout; bullet holes cover SUVhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/906a8cb51849444b86cfdec94e849fd0Mon, 29 Aug 2016 21:23:03 GMTEGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) — A shootout on a New Jersey highway has left one person dead and four others hurt.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/906a8cb51849444b86cfdec94e849fd0The Latest: Police: Man killed, officer wounded in shootinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d24d8d35054746779012291b0e8ec624Mon, 29 Aug 2016 21:08:55 GMTRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on a shooting involving a police officer in Raleigh, North Carolina:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d24d8d35054746779012291b0e8ec624Huskers' Armstrong says captain's title not needed to leadhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e842fb442cc7426393815c81330451a1Mon, 29 Aug 2016 21:08:03 GMTLINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Tommy Armstrong Jr. isn't pouting over not being voted a team captain, even though he is going into his fourth year as Nebraska's starting quarterback and was a captain in 2015.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e842fb442cc7426393815c81330451a1Welcome center becomes rescue center for cross-country cathttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6d36ab6543534089969f43f2d979d9b8Mon, 29 Aug 2016 20:41:38 GMTNEW BUFFALO, Mich. (AP) — A Michigan Welcome Center doubled as an animal rescue center, as employees sought and saved a cat that escaped from its cross-country bound family.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6d36ab6543534089969f43f2d979d9b8Mexicans say 'adios' to beloved singer Juan Gabrielhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7863f0cde40149a1b820798332d55d37Mon, 29 Aug 2016 20:49:56 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — Juan Gabriel was more than just a singer and songwriter for the hundreds of fans who thronged Mexico City's Plaza Garibaldi to wish him farewell Monday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7863f0cde40149a1b820798332d55d37Reward offered for capture of fugitive polygamist from Utahhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8ce6d5f064b044568cbb3579b4b24b2aMon, 29 Aug 2016 20:45:19 GMTSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Federal authorities hope a $50,000 reward announced Monday, coupled with a falling out between polygamist fugitive Lyle Jeffs and his brother — imprisoned sect leader Warren Jeffs — will lead someone to reveal his whereabouts.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8ce6d5f064b044568cbb3579b4b24b2aVenezuela accuses US, opposition of planning couphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f1feb53b9b284f2b97581755e84e00c0Mon, 29 Aug 2016 20:54:56 GMTCARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuela is accusing the United States and the country's political opposition of planning a coup for Thursday, the day that government opponents have called for a march to demand a recall vote against President Nicolas Maduro.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f1feb53b9b284f2b97581755e84e00c0Officer pulls man from tracks just before train arriveshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8e3d9d2f8ce84eb99e9e7eab35b8efb4Mon, 29 Aug 2016 20:13:37 GMTSECAUCUS, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey Transit police officer is being hailed as a hero for pulling a man from the tracks and out of the way of an oncoming train last week.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8e3d9d2f8ce84eb99e9e7eab35b8efb4The Latest: Man charged in nuns' killing held without bondhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ac4ff7ec1503456da42a2e95f31f7dd0Mon, 29 Aug 2016 21:26:12 GMTDURANT, Miss. (AP) — The Latest on the killing of two nuns in Mississippi (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ac4ff7ec1503456da42a2e95f31f7dd0Last chance? Obama administration proposes health law fixeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ae08d3c35cd94a4bba1037a7468f5a6dMon, 29 Aug 2016 21:29:12 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — In one of its last chances to tinker with the president's signature health care law, the Obama administration is proposing fixes and adjustments for 2018.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ae08d3c35cd94a4bba1037a7468f5a6dFelons with restored rights likely to live among Democratshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/de980b1f030042dc99ef8f7cfc87106fMon, 29 Aug 2016 21:07:01 GMTRICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The nearly 13,000 Virginia felons whose voting rights were restored, stripped, then restored again are more likely to live in areas that voted for Democrats than Republicans.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/de980b1f030042dc99ef8f7cfc87106f2 slain nuns remembered for helping the needyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ddb9fb9eccba4e0bbf58fc6c733933dcMon, 29 Aug 2016 21:37:00 GMTDURANT, Miss. (AP) — Hundreds of people filled a cathedral in Mississippi's capital city on Monday to remember two nuns who spent decades helping the needy and were found stabbed to death last week in their home in one of the poorest counties of the state.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ddb9fb9eccba4e0bbf58fc6c733933dcMarkets Right Now: Banks lead US stocks higher on rate hopeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c69a9c5b567a466cb69db2c1c2ee05c3Mon, 29 Aug 2016 20:13:36 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in global financial markets (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c69a9c5b567a466cb69db2c1c2ee05c3GOP Senate candidate in Indiana hedges on Trump and militaryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fcfbbb9e24b944e78ac8bcfb0c120c6cMon, 29 Aug 2016 21:29:21 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. presidential campaign. (all times EDT):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fcfbbb9e24b944e78ac8bcfb0c120c6cOfficials say 911 outage in DC was caused by contractorhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/854daeaffbe24fdfb80a497f3295510bMon, 29 Aug 2016 20:56:40 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Officials say a contractor who was trying to turn off an alarm and hit the wrong switch caused the 90-minute outage of the 911 system in the nation's capital.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/854daeaffbe24fdfb80a497f3295510bRace for Facebook data center raises tax-break questionshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f985ed797cad44b9bbfc4d5aafd349bdMon, 29 Aug 2016 21:36:31 GMTSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The race between a small town on the Rio Grande in New Mexico and a Salt Lake City suburb to entice a new Facebook data center with millions of dollars in tax breaks and subsidies is raising questions about public investments in a booming cloud-computing economy that typically brings few local jobs.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f985ed797cad44b9bbfc4d5aafd349bdBanks lead gains on Wall Street on hopes for higher rateshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9cb930417fd8479893bfc7f2fd22c941Mon, 29 Aug 2016 20:30:01 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Banks led the stock market higher Monday as investors anticipate that the Federal Reserve could raise interest rates this year from their historically low levels. That could help banks recover from a long slump by making lending more profitable.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9cb930417fd8479893bfc7f2fd22c941Parole denied for the 9th time for John Lennon's killerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/90479c141e91466daf314b1663c0298cMon, 29 Aug 2016 20:50:28 GMTALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — John Lennon's killer will remain behind bars after being denied parole for the ninth time.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/90479c141e91466daf314b1663c0298cHerbalife, Wells Fargo gain; Caesars Entertainment sinkshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b847becb598343a19bee30a498e56b3eMon, 29 Aug 2016 20:49:46 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily on Monday:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b847becb598343a19bee30a498e56b3eMondelez says it ended talks to buy Hersheyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cfc004bc4c0848339175732396bb75bfMon, 29 Aug 2016 21:10:41 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Oreo cookie maker Mondelez says it has ended discussions to buy The Hershey Co, a combination that would have created a global powerhouse selling some of the world's best known chocolates and snacks.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cfc004bc4c0848339175732396bb75bfSchool asks high court to hear transgender bathroom casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c248d7aa6d98441897aae072de3c825bMon, 29 Aug 2016 21:05:03 GMTRICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A Virginia school board urged the U.S. Supreme Court on Monday to weigh in on whether a transgender male must be allowed to use the boys bathroom at his high school, framing it as an issue of national importance.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c248d7aa6d98441897aae072de3c825bBox Office Top 20: 'Don't Breathe' inhales $26.4 millionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eff5c8f4144b49f581776c14ebe7afd9Mon, 29 Aug 2016 21:17:42 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — The modestly budgeted horror movie "Don't Breathe" scared off competitors at the box office this weekend, taking first place with $26.4 million in its first days in theaters. Directed by Fede Alvarez, "Don't Breathe" cost only around $10 million to produce.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eff5c8f4144b49f581776c14ebe7afd9The Latest: Isner, Tiafoe into 5th set at US Openhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c9cee54b743e41b89dacc6f3721aff00Mon, 29 Aug 2016 20:38:57 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. Open (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c9cee54b743e41b89dacc6f3721aff00UN Diplomat: Portugal's Guterres tops 3rd poll for UN chiefhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b33dbbdc8330408fb37c3996fede1983Mon, 29 Aug 2016 20:46:19 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — A Security Council diplomat says Portugal's former prime minister Antonio Guterres topped the third informal poll of candidates seeking to succeed Ban Ki-moon as the next U.N. secretary-general, making him the clear front-runner for the job.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b33dbbdc8330408fb37c3996fede1983The Latest: Isner rallies from 2 sets down to edge Tiafoehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6afb06f994514ce383755432e1e9a73fMon, 29 Aug 2016 21:22:40 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. Open (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6afb06f994514ce383755432e1e9a73fNew school opens at site of Sandy Hook shooting rampagehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f6e20279ff7e4bd49b582a8862041df6Mon, 29 Aug 2016 21:04:12 GMTHARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Elementary school students attended school in Sandy Hook on Monday for the first time since a shooting rampage there killed 20 first-graders and six educators.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f6e20279ff7e4bd49b582a8862041df6American's No. 2 executive departs for United Airlineshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bce6755ff478429c9366fb2e38ec5f9bMon, 29 Aug 2016 21:11:38 GMTDALLAS (AP) — The president and No. 2 executive at American Airlines is leaving to take the same job with rival United Airlines.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bce6755ff478429c9366fb2e38ec5f9bThe Latest: Muguruza rallies from down a set to advancehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e0ebdfdbd930475c85f8343331009963Mon, 29 Aug 2016 21:00:31 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. Open (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e0ebdfdbd930475c85f8343331009963The Latest: Brazil's Rousseff holds back anger at questionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6c8b8c26ef22446e8e4210b5ce555e0bMon, 29 Aug 2016 20:50:47 GMTBRASILIA, Brazil (AP) — The Latest on the impeachment trial of Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6c8b8c26ef22446e8e4210b5ce555e0bPhoenix sheriff enters primary amid toughest campaign yethttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dc6167b76f334b1abc9f138675383669Mon, 29 Aug 2016 21:33:00 GMTPHOENIX (AP) — Sheriff Joe Arpaio faces three Republican challengers in Tuesday's primary in what has turned out to be the toughest election in his 23 years as the top law enforcer in metro Phoenix.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dc6167b76f334b1abc9f138675383669Rates on US Treasury bills rise at weekly auctionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eeb6aea37d844d0cb402e2658bcb3b39Mon, 29 Aug 2016 21:06:37 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Interest rates on short-term Treasury bills rose in Monday's auction, with rates on six-month bills climbing to their highest level since March.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eeb6aea37d844d0cb402e2658bcb3b39The Latest: Driver charged in crash that killed firefightershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/610afea9950f46ee86386307dfcc68acMon, 29 Aug 2016 21:04:20 GMTANOKA, Minn. (AP) — The Latest on a crash in Minnesota that killed two Michigan firefighters who were on their way to a Utah wildfire (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/610afea9950f46ee86386307dfcc68acUS urges halt to Turkish, Kurdish clashes in northern Syriahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6d33b7241b4f44bbaf0c362721046715Mon, 29 Aug 2016 21:09:43 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — The U.S. on Monday urged Turkish troops and Kurdish forces in northern Syria to halt their fighting, saying it hinders efforts to defeat the Islamic State group. But Turkey's president vowed to press ahead with the military operation until the IS and Kurdish Syrian fighters no longer pose a security threat to Ankara.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6d33b7241b4f44bbaf0c362721046715McConnell: Obamacare 'crashing;' next president must fix ithttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f51bfe443e794eb884612fca553d7d3dMon, 29 Aug 2016 21:27:32 GMTLOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell predicted Monday that the federal health care overhaul championed by President Barack Obama is likely to undergo changes next year, regardless of who wins the White House and which party has the upper hand in Congress.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f51bfe443e794eb884612fca553d7d3dThe Latest: Plane on tour when it crashed in Louisianahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/effa8f2774c447aca355bd0eb9a33386Mon, 29 Aug 2016 20:25:28 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Latest on the investigation into Friday night's crash of an airplane into Lake Pontchartrain at New Orleans (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/effa8f2774c447aca355bd0eb9a33386Justice Dept. focuses on police treatment of mentally illhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/47566b3186c64203a4c292cb2ee1894aMon, 29 Aug 2016 21:06:48 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Justice Department lawyers investigating police agencies for claims of racial discrimination and excessive force are increasingly turning up a different problem: officers' interactions with the mentally ill.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/47566b3186c64203a4c292cb2ee1894aMcConnell: Federal health care overhaul is 'crashing'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/86b61c7049fe41dca17d97727ca6cc96Mon, 29 Aug 2016 20:29:19 GMTLOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell predicted Monday that the federal health care overhaul championed by President Barack Obama is likely to undergo changes next year, regardless of who wins the White House and which party has the upper hand in Congress.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/86b61c7049fe41dca17d97727ca6cc96Actor Gene Wilder, star of Mel Brooks movies, dies at 83http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4d77132913764fc19360baa78c36fb8eMon, 29 Aug 2016 21:16:51 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Gene Wilder, the frizzy-haired actor who brought his deft comedic touch to such unforgettable roles as the neurotic accountant in "The Producers" and the mad scientist of "Young Frankenstein," has died. He was 83.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4d77132913764fc19360baa78c36fb8eObama to juggle security, climate, rights on final Asia triphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8a87b5b9dbc747e98af619bd484327a0Mon, 29 Aug 2016 21:27:21 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama faces thorny talks about the fight against the Islamic State group, climate change and human rights when he sets off this week across the Pacific for an eight-day valedictory tour through Asia.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8a87b5b9dbc747e98af619bd484327a0Permanent cease-fire takes effect in Colombia under accordhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b91fb5d0bee6404498ae23c6dca359c4Mon, 29 Aug 2016 20:37:12 GMTBOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — A permanent cease-fire took effect in Colombia on Monday, a major step in bringing an end to 52 years of bloody combat between the government and the country's biggest rebel group.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b91fb5d0bee6404498ae23c6dca359c4The Latest: Nadal wins 1st Grand Slam match in 3 monthshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c701ffec76f34d4ca62046d98b0e0ac5Mon, 29 Aug 2016 20:50:19 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. Open (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c701ffec76f34d4ca62046d98b0e0ac5Clinton aide Abedin dumps husband Weiner over new scandalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/478445bcde874681af73f13813d3593fMon, 29 Aug 2016 20:36:49 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Hillary Clinton aide Huma Abedin is done playing the good wife to Anthony Weiner, announcing Monday she is leaving the serially sexting ex-congressman after he was accused of sending raunchy photos and messages to yet another woman.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/478445bcde874681af73f13813d3593fThe Latest: Utah lake closed for firefighters to tap waterhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/72b83abd71dd419db06409794c85cbd9Mon, 29 Aug 2016 21:27:02 GMTSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The Latest on wildfires burning in the West (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/72b83abd71dd419db06409794c85cbd9Brazil judge orders release of IOC member in ticket probehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a1a99118de7f475292bfcbcd385240b3Mon, 29 Aug 2016 20:50:40 GMTRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — A Brazilian judge has ordered the release of a high-ranking IOC member who was arrested during the Rio de Janeiro Games in a ticket-scalping probe.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a1a99118de7f475292bfcbcd385240b3Mondelez says it's ending talks to buy Hersheyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bc1637a816f84b989f436bf44eedf3efMon, 29 Aug 2016 20:42:24 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Oreo cookie maker Mondelez says it has ended discussions of a possible merger with The Hershey Co, a combination that would have created a global powerhouse selling some of the world's best known chocolates and snacks.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bc1637a816f84b989f436bf44eedf3efThe Latest: Tropical storm warning issued for North Carolinahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dc0253f26c654cfcafe0a921edba48afMon, 29 Aug 2016 21:25:11 GMTMIAMI (AP) — The Latest on tropical storms (all times EDT):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dc0253f26c654cfcafe0a921edba48af