FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Tue, 09 Feb 2016 16:39:43 -08:002nd outside report says Mexico students not burned at dumphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d513b8d7e30f4b53958bc9485da96acaTue, 09 Feb 2016 23:18:47 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — A group of Argentine forensic experts says it has determined there is no biological or physical evidence to conclude that 43 students who disappeared in southern Mexico in 2014 were incinerated at a trash dump as government investigators initially said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d513b8d7e30f4b53958bc9485da96acaFDA panel backs lower-cost version of J&J's top-selling drughttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aa3a9c7228a644448a97af3428d41ebeTue, 09 Feb 2016 23:01:22 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Federal health advisers on Tuesday endorsed a lower-cost version of Johnson & Johnson's blockbuster Remicade, a pricey biotech medicine used to treat a number of inflammatory diseases.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aa3a9c7228a644448a97af3428d41ebeSupreme Court puts Obama's Clean Power Plan on holdhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7845683308b044fdb9bdee2477377fefTue, 09 Feb 2016 23:24:57 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court has agreed to halt enforcement of President Barack Obama's sweeping plan to address climate change until after legal challenges are resolved.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7845683308b044fdb9bdee2477377fefConservative opposition threatens criminal justice overhaulhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c3cc8d5827054994b63b09bf5eb2ce30Tue, 09 Feb 2016 23:42:17 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A handful of Senate Republicans on Tuesday dealt a severe blow to prospects for overhauling the criminal justice system in Congress this year, with one lawmaker calling the bipartisan legislation championed by President Barack Obama and some prominent conservatives "a massive social experiment in criminal leniency."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c3cc8d5827054994b63b09bf5eb2ce306 founding EU nations commit to the original unity goalshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b69853a933a848dea6fe8886a1e1635eTue, 09 Feb 2016 22:54:01 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — The six founding nations of the European Union on Tuesday stressed their commitment to seek an "ever closer union" ahead of next week's summit where Britain is expected to seek a new agreement to help convince a skeptical public to remain part of the EU.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b69853a933a848dea6fe8886a1e1635eWith costumes, beads, music, New Orleans marks Fat Tuesdayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/96d307103d7c4374a54ae5bd3689a16aTue, 09 Feb 2016 22:32:05 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — Dressed in elaborate costumes, dancing to the beat of brass bands and clamoring for beads from passing floats, thousands of people gathered in the streets of New Orleans to mark the culmination of the famous Mardi Gras celebration Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/96d307103d7c4374a54ae5bd3689a16aUN experts: North Korea continues to evade UN sanctionshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c47afcd1093e483aa60c30af84ff0f08Tue, 09 Feb 2016 23:56:59 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — U.N. experts say North Korea is continuing to evade U.N. sanctions, using airlines, ships, and the international financial system to trade in prohibited items for its nuclear and ballistic missile programs raising important questions about the sanctions regime.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c47afcd1093e483aa60c30af84ff0f08The Latest: Outside group spending big in SC, Nev. for Rubiohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8c8963d631a74676b64ef68f396f0594Tue, 09 Feb 2016 23:41:04 GMTMANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — The Latest developments from the 2016 presidential campaign, with the focus Tuesday on the New Hampshire primary (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8c8963d631a74676b64ef68f396f0594Judge, not armchair 'Serial' detectives, to decide retrialhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/90c599155226441bb54a40f453053940Tue, 09 Feb 2016 23:09:58 GMTBALTIMORE (AP) — Prompted by a podcast that turned millions of listeners into armchair detectives, a judge will now decide whether to grant a new trial to a man convicted as a teenager of murdering his high school girlfriend.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/90c599155226441bb54a40f453053940Trump aims for victory in NH after Iowa disappointmenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f859b807de454f52a5760b873655ad97Tue, 09 Feb 2016 23:49:50 GMTNASHUA, N.H. (AP) — Donald Trump battled for his first electoral win in New Hampshire on Tuesday as his Republican rivals pinned their hopes on a strong second-place finish, looking to break from the pack and ensure the survival of their campaigns.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f859b807de454f52a5760b873655ad97Supreme Court agrees to halt enforcement of sweeping plan to address climate change until after legal challenges are resolved.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cfbecaecf29e4fa0b190c5c04a0fba58Tue, 09 Feb 2016 23:24:29 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Supreme Court agrees to halt enforcement of sweeping plan to address climate change until after legal challenges are resolved. .http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cfbecaecf29e4fa0b190c5c04a0fba58Nielsen's top programs for Feb. 1-7http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ee7cb9ecf27b4951974254199f268678Tue, 09 Feb 2016 22:36:23 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Prime-time viewership numbers compiled by Nielsen for Feb. 1-7. Listings include the week's ranking and viewership.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ee7cb9ecf27b4951974254199f268678The Latest: Michigan governor proposes $195M more for Flinthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c191becf9e8047d990eea557d377dc02Tue, 09 Feb 2016 22:18:44 GMTFLINT, Mich. (AP) — The latest on developments in the lead contamination of Flint's water (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c191becf9e8047d990eea557d377dc02Kim Davis obeying orders in gay marriage case, judges ruleshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b295177f0a2447949db73ca7b75e2d17Tue, 09 Feb 2016 22:49:00 GMTLOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A federal judge ruled that Kentucky clerk Kim Davis has obeyed his orders in the months since she spent five nights in jail for refusing to license same-sex marriages.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b295177f0a2447949db73ca7b75e2d17Indiana State Museum unveils mallet tied to Abraham Lincolnhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/87b23ac3c887423b8be78ad15714543bTue, 09 Feb 2016 23:15:35 GMTINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A wooden mallet inlaid with the initials "A.L" was made by Abraham Lincoln, who used it during his Indiana youth to make furniture, Indiana State Museum officials said Tuesday in unveiling the artifact that had been a family's secret heirloom for five generations.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/87b23ac3c887423b8be78ad15714543bBusiness Highlightshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fc8748bb65cf46cba47b371dc415e912Tue, 09 Feb 2016 23:06:59 GMT___http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fc8748bb65cf46cba47b371dc415e912Obama seeks cybersecurity boost to replace 'ancient' techhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ab349377f6544645afca0670002d5ec8Tue, 09 Feb 2016 22:13:14 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama said Tuesday he is asking Congress for $3.1 billion to update the government's archaic computers systems to protect them from cyberattacks as part of a new, centralized effort to boost cybersecurity.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ab349377f6544645afca0670002d5ec8ACLU files lawsuit seeking video from fatal police shootinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f58161fc52f5450a87f2300175f529e9Tue, 09 Feb 2016 22:06:52 GMTMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota chapter of the American Civil Liberties Union and the Minneapolis NAACP filed a lawsuit Tuesday in hopes of forcing authorities to release video footage from the night a black man was fatally shot by police.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f58161fc52f5450a87f2300175f529e9The Latest: Sanders, Clinton set for Las Vegas town hallhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d82cf2a0b73f45f5b23de2b20b23d18aTue, 09 Feb 2016 23:55:53 GMTMANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — The Latest developments from the 2016 presidential campaign, with the focus Tuesday on the New Hampshire primary (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d82cf2a0b73f45f5b23de2b20b23d18aMan, woman out on bond after arrest with Los Angeles inmatehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d53363ddf9814053aea6a8c4509e74a7Tue, 09 Feb 2016 22:38:52 GMTLAS VEGAS (AP) — Las Vegas police say a man and woman accused of harboring a murder suspect who was mistakenly released from a Los Angeles jail last month are out on bond.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d53363ddf9814053aea6a8c4509e74a7Judge's error could set man free without trial for murderhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/98ad5209dedf40c49737099b4bc06457Tue, 09 Feb 2016 23:23:35 GMTATLANTA (AP) — A Georgia man who was charged with murder in the stabbing death of a 75-year-old woman may walk free, all because of a mistake made by a superior court judge.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/98ad5209dedf40c49737099b4bc06457Judge urges president to commute harsh sentence he imposedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f078ad4637e64e86b09c1891128d18ddTue, 09 Feb 2016 22:27:34 GMTSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A former federal judge who gave a Utah music producer 55 years in prison for bringing guns to marijuana deals asked the president to commute the sentence Tuesday, the latest appeal in a case held up as an example of problems with mandatory minimum sentencing laws.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f078ad4637e64e86b09c1891128d18ddAP News Guide: Many choices, late decisions as NH voteshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ffae361bba9a4224918b4d7d761b089dTue, 09 Feb 2016 23:56:05 GMTMANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire voters are putting their big imprint on the 2016 presidential race, a ritual that began 100 years ago with the state's first primary, and for some of them it was a confounding choice capped by a decision in the final minutes.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ffae361bba9a4224918b4d7d761b089dEloy police: Swiss man dies while skydiving in Arizonahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a6e23e7cdb59422e9a1e3eb19aea57dfTue, 09 Feb 2016 23:54:52 GMTELOY, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities say a Swiss man has died while skydiving in Eloy, about 60 miles south of Phoenix.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a6e23e7cdb59422e9a1e3eb19aea57dfHouse approves bill to tighten control on VA constructionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8d9c63c703b64c94a98a5ae7dc9aaef8Tue, 09 Feb 2016 22:19:44 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The House on Tuesday approved a bill to increase oversight and management of large construction projects at the Department of Veterans Affairs after a new VA hospital outside Denver tripled original cost estimates.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8d9c63c703b64c94a98a5ae7dc9aaef8Clippers suspend Blake Griffin 4 games without pay for punchhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c29f50466ab94475a241dd80c2f11ba0Tue, 09 Feb 2016 23:02:57 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Blake Griffin was suspended four games without pay on Tuesday for punching a team staff member, and the Los Angeles Clippers will dock the star forward's pay for an additional game because he broke his shooting hand.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c29f50466ab94475a241dd80c2f11ba0The Latest: FBI chief says encryption blocks investigationshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/de9b171130c14608bb5527dd5b2b19cbTue, 09 Feb 2016 22:52:48 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the worldwide threat assessment from U.S. intelligence agencies (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/de9b171130c14608bb5527dd5b2b19cbProsecutor hands over hours of audio in Masonic temple casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8132da6eafdc46bdbf5834eda446dabcTue, 09 Feb 2016 22:41:07 GMTMILWAUKEE (AP) — A federal prosecutor handed over hundreds of hours of audio recordings Tuesday to an attorney defending a man accused of plotting to shoot up a Milwaukee Masonic temple in the name of Islam.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8132da6eafdc46bdbf5834eda446dabcThe Latest: Jury sent home for day in NYPD officer's trialhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9c09fbea2c674c91b65ccb8282f03b23Tue, 09 Feb 2016 22:33:49 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the trial of a New York City police officer who shot an unarmed man to death in a dark stairwell in 2014 (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9c09fbea2c674c91b65ccb8282f03b23Woman claims that coach, Ohio school ignored rape allegationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d05006089f19438d9481535c6d157440Tue, 09 Feb 2016 23:52:42 GMTCLEVELAND (AP) — A student and former softball player at Kent State University said in a federal lawsuit Tuesday that her coach tried to cover up allegations the player was raped and that university officials failed to follow school policy and federal law after the woman reported being attacked.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d05006089f19438d9481535c6d157440Oklahoma wildfires threaten homes; smoke risky for drivershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b067aa34a30f4ede9243495806b85e60Tue, 09 Feb 2016 23:24:49 GMTOKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Grass fires pushed along by 35 mph wind gusts have forced an elementary school to keep some of its children after hours as a wildfire risk threatened Oklahoma ahead of its annual tornado season.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b067aa34a30f4ede9243495806b85e60UAW adds to unfair labor practices allegations at Volkswagenhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/996d109df0b24a83b61fbcc36d20fe92Tue, 09 Feb 2016 22:43:08 GMTNASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The United Auto Workers alleges that Volkswagen has failed to consult with a newly elected maintenance workers union on a range of issues from vending machine prices to out-of-pocket prescription drug costs despite a union victory at the plant in December.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/996d109df0b24a83b61fbcc36d20fe92A look at Obama's final budget proposalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9f9adf2e44c14003b9b28c2763591b32Tue, 09 Feb 2016 23:29:35 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama proposed a record $4.1 trillion budget on Tuesday. Here's a look at each agency and department:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9f9adf2e44c14003b9b28c2763591b32The Latest: Court refuses to change mind on new districtshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/94409bbd16a44beb85f98c6779e18f1cTue, 09 Feb 2016 22:19:32 GMTRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on appeals involving a federal court decision directing North Carolina legislators to redraw congressional maps (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/94409bbd16a44beb85f98c6779e18f1cSports costs at ESPN weigh down Disney's Force-ful quarterhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/87885a66321b4634a79c79294a9dc0bbTue, 09 Feb 2016 23:31:26 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — ESPN, the sports network that drives Disney's profit engine, has hit a soft patch. Subscribers have fallen by about 7.2 million over the last three years, according to Nielsen, and it's coming off a round of layoffs. As more people cut the cord to watch programming online, its perch on top of the pay TV empire is looking unsteady at best.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/87885a66321b4634a79c79294a9dc0bbMother of unarmed man fatally shot in back is suing policehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/be4c558bb2624adc870f07fb606aac95Tue, 09 Feb 2016 23:38:01 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — The mother of an unarmed man fatally shot in the back by a Los Angeles police officer last year sued the city and its police chief Tuesday, saying the death is emblematic of a culture of excessive force.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/be4c558bb2624adc870f07fb606aac95Rams owner buys historic Waggoner Ranch, largest in UShttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fb0b6cd865294803a2857f7f882e74cfTue, 09 Feb 2016 23:21:03 GMTVERNON, Texas (AP) — A billionaire sports mogul has purchased a Texas mega-ranch that has been operated by one family for nearly a century.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fb0b6cd865294803a2857f7f882e74cfMartin Shkreli sued by artist over Wu-Tang Clan albumhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8253198ef0a54a66a8ed0a0aed391625Tue, 09 Feb 2016 23:27:46 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A Long Island artist sued ex-pharmaceutical CEO Martin Shkreli and others Tuesday over the use of his art in a Wu-Tang Clan album, saying he never expected portraits he posted on a fan blog two years ago to be used without his permission.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8253198ef0a54a66a8ed0a0aed391625Officers oppose delay of their trials in Freddie Gray casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/99669b94f08f4e9ca5cb16d2ebcb588fTue, 09 Feb 2016 22:33:45 GMTBALTIMORE (AP) — Two Baltimore police officers charged in the Freddie Gray case are opposing the state's motion to delay their trials until appellate courts decide whether another officer can be compelled to testify against them.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/99669b94f08f4e9ca5cb16d2ebcb588fAPNewsBreak: Review critical of workplace safety policyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d2589105e6e54d64b97a61e4183e557aTue, 09 Feb 2016 23:48:09 GMTMONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — An inspection has found the state child welfare agency's safety policy didn't have comprehensive measures to protect employees from workplace assaults when a social worker was shot dead outside her office building last August.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d2589105e6e54d64b97a61e4183e557aLawsuit alleges Tennessee has 'hostile sexual environment'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/89ed5c9041d54c48a831d88e4c8f3dc5Tue, 09 Feb 2016 23:25:57 GMTKNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A lawsuit filed by a group of women alleges that the University of Tennessee has violated Title IX regulations and created a "hostile sexual environment" through a policy of indifference toward assaults by student-athletes.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/89ed5c9041d54c48a831d88e4c8f3dc5Former NYC Ballet principal dancer Violette Verdy, 82, dieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c26e508ed40f4ce588f051be38b38208Tue, 09 Feb 2016 23:54:09 GMTBLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Indiana University says Violette Verdy, a distinguished professor who was principal dancer for New York City Ballet for 20 years and former artistic director of the Paris Opera Ballet and Boston Ballet, has died. She was 82.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c26e508ed40f4ce588f051be38b38208Bergdahl case delayed over classified information disputehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/acdf331685b341578d9e2896f7073a1cTue, 09 Feb 2016 23:01:16 GMTRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The U.S. Army Court of Criminal Appeals has temporarily halted the desertion case against Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, who walked off an outpost in Afghanistan in 2009, while it considers a dispute between the sides about how to handle classified information.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/acdf331685b341578d9e2896f7073a1cObama admin says it won't use Ebola funding to combat Zikahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/81334261f94342bd95df009d40793547Tue, 09 Feb 2016 23:44:32 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration says it does not want to use money Congress provided to fight the Ebola virus to combat the Zika virus and mosquitoes that spread it.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/81334261f94342bd95df009d40793547Fries with that? Man accused of tossing gator at drive-thruhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/982a3433440c4368a763e236815628eaTue, 09 Feb 2016 23:12:59 GMTWEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Alligators have been used as shoes, briefcases, university mascots, lunch and now, authorities say, a deadly weapon.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/982a3433440c4368a763e236815628eaCorrection: T25-UConn-South Carolina storyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c04fd577b59b4c55808cb42422b574dfTue, 09 Feb 2016 22:51:52 GMTCOLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — In a story Feb. 8 on the women's basketball game between No. 1 UConn and No. 2 South Carolina, The Associated Press erroneously referred to Conecticut coach as Gene Auriemma. Story should have said Geno Auriemma.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c04fd577b59b4c55808cb42422b574dfFlint counsel says manslaughter charge harshest possiblehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b4a44914445e4af6807b3f24c7a51744Tue, 09 Feb 2016 22:42:48 GMTLANSING, Mich. (AP) — Flint's water crisis, after a switch in the source allowed dangerous levels of lead and potentially caused deadly cases of Legionnaires' disease, could result in criminal charges as serious as involuntary manslaughter, a top investigator said Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b4a44914445e4af6807b3f24c7a51744NTSB: Segregate rechargeable battery shipments on planeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ea7a1c70101e41b9bed892c9522c5b78Tue, 09 Feb 2016 23:16:51 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The government should require that air shipments of rechargeable batteries be separated from other flammable cargo to prevent uncontrollable fires that can destroy planes, the chairman of a federal accident investigations board said Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ea7a1c70101e41b9bed892c9522c5b78Alabama bill could stop removal of Confederate monumentshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7eeb29cf1baf4525b663eb5304108020Tue, 09 Feb 2016 22:06:13 GMTMONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — As some southern cities mull taking down the Confederate monuments that dot the Old South, an Alabama legislator wants to stop their ability to do so.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7eeb29cf1baf4525b663eb5304108020UN: Number of Haitians needing food aid spikes amid droughthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7a670ae0f8ff4c54852076a2c239b7acTue, 09 Feb 2016 23:20:30 GMTPORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Drought-stricken Haiti is grappling with its most serious food crisis in 15 years as the number of people in need of urgent food aid has recently spiked, the head of the U.N. World Food Program's country office said Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7a670ae0f8ff4c54852076a2c239b7ac