FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 26 Sep 2016 13:59:29 -07:00Wife of Chechen man killed by FBI charged with lying, 26 Sep 2016 20:30:03 GMTORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The wife of a Chechen man who was fatally shot while being questioned in Florida about a Boston Marathon bombing suspect in 2013 has been charged with making a false statement to the FBI. releases Canadian-Iranian professor held since June, 26 Sep 2016 19:53:06 GMTTEHRAN, Iran (AP) — A Canadian-Iranian retired professor was released from prison on "humanitarian grounds" and flown out of Iran on Monday, Iran's state-run news agency said, ending her months of detention alongside other dual nationals swept up by hard-liners in the security services. One-third of calls to VA suicide hotline roll over, 26 Sep 2016 20:15:42 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — More than one-third of calls to a suicide hotline for troubled veterans are not being answered by front-line staffers because of poor work habits and other problems at the Department of Veterans Affairs, according to the hotline's former director.'s impact: Grand Slam, endorsements, TV, private jets, 26 Sep 2016 20:10:01 GMTCHASKA, Minn. (AP) — Jack Nicklaus, Tiger Woods and Jordan Spieth all chased the Grand Slam, golf's holy grail of winning all four majors in one year. Tony Stewart on the ropes in final NASCAR Chase, 26 Sep 2016 20:12:31 GMTCHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Well, this isn't the way anyone wanted to see Tony Stewart end his career. The driver went into NASCAR's playoffs with a roar and is on the verge of exiting with a whimper.' Duterte to forge closer ties with China, Russia, 26 Sep 2016 20:01:21 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said Monday he has decided to "cross the Rubicon" in his ties with the United States and will open trade alliances and offer long-term land leases to "the other side of the ideological barrier," China and Russia. Latest: EU removing Colombia's FARC from terror list, 26 Sep 2016 19:50:01 GMTCARTAGENA, Colombia (AP) — The Latest on the signing of a historic peace deal in Colombia (all times local): state lawmaker escorted from UT football game, 26 Sep 2016 20:12:59 GMTNASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Former state Rep. Jeremy Durham, who earlier this month became the first lawmaker expelled from the Tennessee General Assembly in 36 years, was escorted from a University of Tennessee football game on Saturday after getting into an altercation with a Florida fan. fires Fort Riley commander as investigation continues, 26 Sep 2016 19:46:00 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. Army says it has fired the commander of Fort Riley and is continuing an investigation opened last week at the Kansas base. No details have been provided. Wee, weird heroes star in 'Miss Peregrine's Home', 26 Sep 2016 19:35:30 GMTFall has officially just started, but there's still one more superhero flick sneaking in just before all the summer heat vanishes completely. But if you want muscled torsos and capes, you'll be sadly disappointed. Hospital provokes patients to enrich itself, 26 Sep 2016 20:34:20 GMTALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — A doctor who trained for four years at the psychiatric unit of a New York hospital said in a lawsuit Monday that adolescent patients were routinely provoked into acting out, then restrained and drugged, extending their hospitalization and Medicaid payments. Sterling's family wants swift federal investigation, 26 Sep 2016 20:32:26 GMTBATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Relatives of a black man who was shot and killed during a confrontation with two white Baton Rouge, Louisiana, police officers are calling for a swift resolution to the Justice Department's investigation of the shooting. Armed man shot after pointing pellet gun at officers, 26 Sep 2016 19:36:35 GMTCOLUMBIA, Md. (AP) — Police in Maryland say officers shot a man who threatened to kill his family and himself after he pointed a replica gun at officers. look into sexual harassment claims at Yellowstone park, 26 Sep 2016 20:47:52 GMTBILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Government investigators were expected in Yellowstone National Park on Tuesday to look into an employee's claims of sexual exploitation of female workers and financial misconduct, park officials said. ticketed in NY Lincoln Tunnel crash that injured 44, 26 Sep 2016 20:27:57 GMTWEEHAWKEN, N.J. (AP) — A bus driver has been ticketed for an unsafe lane change after two New Jersey Transit buses headed to New York's Port Authority Bus Terminal collided in the Lincoln Tunnel, injuring 44 people. police kill drug suspect who made bold hospital escape, 26 Sep 2016 20:18:01 GMTRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazilian police fatally shot a suspected drug trafficker Monday who had stunned Rio de Janeiro by pulling off a violent escape from a hospital three months ago. charged in shooting at popular Chicago tourist spot, 26 Sep 2016 20:37:02 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Chicago police say they've charged an alleged gang member with murder in the slaying of a man who was shot last weekend near Millennium Park, a popular downtown tourist attraction. state lawmaker escorted from Tennessee game, 26 Sep 2016 20:40:23 GMTNASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Former Republican state Rep. Jeremy Durham, who earlier this month became the first lawmaker expelled from the Tennessee General Assembly in 36 years, was escorted from a University of Tennessee football game on Saturday after getting into an altercation with a Florida fan. offender selling Nazi flag is booted from county fair, 26 Sep 2016 20:12:22 GMTBLOOMSBURG, Pa. (AP) — A vendor booted from a Pennsylvania fair for selling Nazi flags turned out to be a registered sex offender. court rules for American Express in fee dispute, 26 Sep 2016 19:49:59 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A federal appeals court in New York says American Express did not violate antitrust laws by barring merchants from asking customers to use one credit card over another. victims include Macy's worker, teen, probation officer, 26 Sep 2016 19:53:46 GMTSEATTLE (AP) — Five people were killed in a shooting this weekend at a Macy's store in a mall north of Seattle. Authorities do not plan to make their identities public until Tuesday, but details about four of the victims have been reported by some of their employers and Washington state media. of Romanian couples cash in on lasting love, 26 Sep 2016 20:28:58 GMTBUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — A district of the Romanian capital on Monday celebrated hundreds of couples who have been married for at least half a century by handing out cash awards and inviting them to a joint lunch.' report finds crowded Airbnb rentals in New York, 26 Sep 2016 20:36:39 GMTALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — A report on New York City Airbnb rentals has found cases of air mattresses in kitchens, bunk beds in dining areas and listings for up to 32 people, showing the need for tighter rules on the popular online home rental service, according to the two state lawmakers who issued the analysis. join call for North Carolina to repeal LGBT law, 26 Sep 2016 20:00:12 GMTRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Some 60 investors representing $2.1 trillion in managed assets joined the NCAA, entertainers and more than 200 businesses in calling for North Carolina to repeal its law limiting LGBT protections against discrimination. Latest: Complex manager says suspect upset recently, 26 Sep 2016 19:41:22 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — The Latest on a shooting at in Houston neighborhood (all times local): for Mexico drug lord 'El Chapo' Guzman claims torture, 26 Sep 2016 20:02:48 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — A lawyer for Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman said Monday he will argue that his client has been the victim of torture.'s documents don't back up claims on blacks, Hispanics, 26 Sep 2016 20:06:30 GMTAUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Gov. Paul LePage on Monday released his informal documentation on drug arrests and they don't back up his claim that out-of-state blacks and Hispanics account for "90-plus percent" of Maine's trafficking arrests for heroin and similar drugs. data show increase in murder, violent crime in 2015, 26 Sep 2016 20:44:26 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Are Americans safer? It depends on where you live. Latest: Vatican cardinal celebrates Colombia peace pact, 26 Sep 2016 20:24:18 GMTCARTAGENA, Colombia (AP) — The latest on the signing of a historic peace deal in Colombia (all times local): Latest: Body camera use questioned in fatal shootings, 26 Sep 2016 20:15:03 GMTCHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on protests following the shooting of a man by a Charlotte police officer last week (all times local): Christie pals OK'd gridlock, campaign chief knew, 26 Sep 2016 20:35:47 GMTNEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A political revenge scheme to create traffic gridlock near the George Washington Bridge in 2013 was approved by two former allies of Republican Gov. Chris Christie on trial for fraud and shared with Christie's then-campaign manager, the government's key witness testified Monday. customer describes shooting: 'It was just terror', 26 Sep 2016 20:31:18 GMTLAS VEGAS (AP) — A Starbucks customer described terrified people dropping to the floor and sobbing after a gunman parked his car and entered the Las Vegas store, shooting a man inside. approve sale of Westar Energy to Great Plains, 26 Sep 2016 20:19:21 GMTTOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Stockholders have overwhelmingly approved the $12.2 billion sale of Topeka-based electric company Westar Energy to Missouri-based Great Plains Energy, the two firms announced Monday. Right Now: Banks lead a slump in US stocks, 26 Sep 2016 20:13:57 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in global financial markets (all times local): black man shot by white Oklahoma officer is buried, 26 Sep 2016 20:38:12 GMTTULSA, Okla. (AP) — An unarmed black man fatally shot by a white Oklahoma police officer in an encounter captured on patrol car and helicopter video has been laid to rest. injured in Michigan school bus shooting, 26 Sep 2016 20:07:35 GMTJACKSON, Mich. (AP) — Authorities say a student has been injured in a shooting on a school bus outside of a southern Michigan school. says US making progress on Native American issues, 26 Sep 2016 20:13:09 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama says the U.S. has made significant progress improving conditions for Native Americans but has more work to do. Riley says Chris Bosh likely played last game with Heat, 26 Sep 2016 20:38:50 GMTMIAMI (AP) — Chris Bosh has almost certainly played his final game for Miami, with the All-Star forward's latest health setback convincing the Heat that his plan to play again is no longer feasible. Latest: 320 potential jurors report in church slayings, 26 Sep 2016 20:27:32 GMTCHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — The Latest on the start of jury selection in the federal trial of Dylann Roof in the Charleston church shootings. (all times local): asks judges to respond to Louisiana sheriff's claims, 26 Sep 2016 19:35:39 GMTBATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — A federal appeals court on Monday asked two judges to respond to a petition by a Louisiana sheriff who claims another judge was improperly removed from his criminal case without explanation. Latest: McCrory criticizes investors over LGBT statement, 26 Sep 2016 19:32:46 GMTRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on investors calling on North Carolina to repeal the law that limits LGBT protections against discrimination (all times local): liberties organization representing bombing suspect, 26 Sep 2016 20:46:09 GMTNEWARK, N.J. (AP) — The American Civil Liberties Union on Monday began representing a man accused of setting off bombs in New York and New Jersey and injuring more than 30 people. Latest: McCarthy says as Trump improves, so does GOP, 26 Sep 2016 20:30:01 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. presidential race ahead of the first debate between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump Monday at Hofstra University (all times EDT): shot, 3 others hurt in Houston neighborhood; gunman dead, 26 Sep 2016 20:21:24 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — A disgruntled lawyer who had numerous weapons randomly shot at drivers in a Houston neighborhood Monday morning, hitting six people, one critically, before he was shot and killed by police, authorities said. Another three people had injuries from glass or debris. camera use questioned in fatal shootings in Charlotte, 26 Sep 2016 20:07:02 GMTCHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The fatal shooting of a black man by a police officer in Charlotte is only the latest shooting to raise questions about how the department uses body cameras. Latest: Boat in crash was registered to Marlins pitcher, 26 Sep 2016 19:33:42 GMTMIAMI (AP) — The Latest on baseball ace Jose Fernandez's death in a boating accident (all times local):'A lot of pain' _ Marlins cope with Fernandez's death, 26 Sep 2016 19:46:47 GMTMIAMI (AP) — Jose Fernandez's name and number showed on the video screen at Marlins Park on Monday when his teammates took the field, preparing to face the New York Mets without him. Coaching LSU 'a dream,' offense will be 'tweaked', 26 Sep 2016 19:45:41 GMTBATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — As much as Ed Orgeron might have preferred a different route to the top coaching job at LSU, the Louisiana native was never going to be able to hide his enthusiasm for his new opportunity — and didn't try. sued over firing of employees who refused flu shots, 26 Sep 2016 20:23:20 GMTERIE, Pa. (AP) — Federal officials are suing a Pennsylvania hospital, alleging religious discrimination in the firing of six employees who refused to get flu shots. trouble closes Washington Monument indefinitely, 26 Sep 2016 20:24:00 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Washington Monument is closing indefinitely because of ongoing problems with its elevator, the latest in a series of woes for one of the city's most enduring tourist attractions.