FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 27 Oct 2016 21:25:37 -07:00Manson follower 'Tex' Watson denied parole in California, 28 Oct 2016 03:55:32 GMTSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California parole officials recommended Thursday that Charles "Tex" Watson, the self-described right-hand man of murderous cult leader Charles Manson, should remain in prison 47 years after he helped plan and carry out the slayings of pregnant actress Sharon Tate and six other people. gives $33,000 in October, falling short of $100M boast, 28 Oct 2016 03:32:07 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump has repeated it so much it's almost part of his stump speech: He's going to put $100 million of his own money into his campaign before Election Day. But new filings show he's got a long way to go if he's going to hit that mark. delay, jurors to hear closing arguments in bridge case, 28 Oct 2016 04:18:45 GMTNEWARK, N.J. (AP) — For the second day in a row, jurors in the George Washington Bridge lane-closing case will gather on Friday to hear closing arguments. in Ohio fatal sandwich shop shooting to be sentenced, 28 Oct 2016 04:15:49 GMTCLEVELAND (AP) — A man who authorities say has agreed to spend the rest of his life in prison for fatally shooting a teenager at an Ohio sandwich shop is scheduled to be sentenced on Friday in Cleveland. rules aim to help students clear loans in cases of fraud, 28 Oct 2016 04:05:07 GMTBOSTON (AP) — The government has issued new rules meant to help students get their federal loans erased in cases involving fraud and misconduct by their schools. Morrison receives Bellow award for lifetime achievement, 28 Oct 2016 03:42:20 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Toni Morrison received a lifetime achievement award Thursday night from the PEN American Center, a ceremony of music and words that ended with a special treat from the guest of honor: An excerpt from a novel in progress. Waves, darkness hindered search for Chinese sailor, 28 Oct 2016 03:31:12 GMTKAPOLEI, Hawaii (AP) — Waves, wind and darkness hampered the ocean search off Hawaii for a Chinese man reported missing while attempting to set a sailing record, the U.S. Coast Guard pilot who was the mission's air commander said Thursday. Bull's 'Mad Max' Verstappen adds flair and drama to F1, 28 Oct 2016 03:28:08 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — It's been a wild season for young Max Verstappen. denied for Charles 'Tex' Watson, self-described 'right-hand man' of cult killer Charles Manson, 28 Oct 2016 03:00:12 GMTSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Parole denied for Charles 'Tex' Watson, self-described 'right-hand man' of cult killer Charles Manson.'s late goal leads Penguins past Islanders, 28 Oct 2016 02:57:59 GMTPITTSBURGH (AP) — All Marc-Andre Fleury ever wants to do is give his team a chance to stay in the game. evict oil pipeline protesters from private land, 28 Oct 2016 03:14:18 GMTCANNON BALL, N.D. (AP) — Law enforcement officers dressed in riot gear and firing bean bags and pepper spray evicted protesters Thursday from private land in the path of the Dakota Access oil pipeline, dramatically escalating a monthslong dispute over Native American rights and the project's environmental impact. Complex family emerges in lively 'Falsettos', 28 Oct 2016 04:01:58 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Once upon a time, AIDS hadn't happened yet, there were no legal LGBT rights, and openly gay partners were just beginning to seem possible. mayor among 10 dead in clash with anti-drug police, 28 Oct 2016 03:30:12 GMTKORONADAL, Philippines (AP) — Philippine anti-narcotics officers gunned down a town mayor and nine of his men in a clash Friday in one of the bloodiest operations since President Rodrigo Duterte launched a crackdown on illegal drugs. shares mixed as dollar gains against yen, China yuan, 28 Oct 2016 03:00:22 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Asian shares were mixed Friday as a weaker yen sent Japan's benchmark higher, despite persisting gloom from Wall Street's recent declines. in History, 28 Oct 2016 04:01:16 GMTToday in History Woman rams squad car while taking topless selfie, 28 Oct 2016 02:51:06 GMTBRYAN, Texas (AP) — Police say a 19-year-old Texas A&M University student who rear-ended a squad car told an officer she was taking a topless selfie. adds keyboard touch functions to Mac in major refresh, 28 Oct 2016 02:41:26 GMTCUPERTINO, Calif. (AP) — Apple's high-end Mac laptops are getting a touch control strip above the keyboard, part of a long-awaited update aimed at reviving interest in a product often overshadowed by newer gadgets like the iPad and iPhone. joins companies giving staff day off for election, 28 Oct 2016 04:11:58 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Patagonia is joining other companies that are giving workers a day off on Election Day, saying it wants to encourage its employees to have the time to elect candidates up and down the ballot who will protect the environment. scores 2 on power play, Jets beat Stars 4-1, 28 Oct 2016 03:24:43 GMTWINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Patrik Laine scored twice on the power play to help the Winnipeg Jets beat the Dallas Stars 4-1 on Thursday night., Millsap, Hardaway lead Hawks past Wizards 114-99, 28 Oct 2016 03:34:18 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Dwight Howard was everything the Hawks were hoping for in his hometown debut. police say town mayor, 9 others killed in gunbattle with anti-narcotics squad, 28 Oct 2016 02:35:37 GMTKORONADAL, Philippines (AP) — Philippine police say town mayor, 9 others killed in gunbattle with anti-narcotics squad.'s 3 assists lead Maple Leafs over Panthers, 28 Oct 2016 03:44:03 GMTTORONTO (AP) — Blood was still dripping from just above the left eye of Toronto goaltender Frederik Andersen moments after the Maple Leafs' 3-2 victory over the Florida Panthers on Thursday night. team to again have live tiger mascot at football game, 28 Oct 2016 04:11:19 GMTMASSILLON, Ohio (AP) — A football team that had a live tiger cub mascot on the sidelines for decades before Ohio cracked down on exotic animal ownership is slated to again have one on hand for a rivalry game Saturday. acquits leaders of Oregon standoff of federal charges, 28 Oct 2016 03:40:36 GMTPORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A jury delivered an extraordinary blow to the government in a long-running battle over the use of public lands when it acquitted all seven defendants involved in the armed occupation of a national wildlife refuge in rural southeastern Oregon. consortium withdraws bid for cattle empire, 28 Oct 2016 03:53:42 GMTCANBERRA, Australia (AP) — An all-Australian consortium has withdrew its bid to buy Australia's largest cattle empire after the country's richest woman announced she is prepared to buy it outright without a Chinese partner.'s what occurs if Californians legalize recreational pot, 28 Oct 2016 03:23:39 GMTGARBERVILLE, Calif. (AP) — Proposition 64 would legalize the recreational use of marijuana starting Jan. 1, 2018. The ballot measure is 62 pages long and aims to regulate the entire cannabis industry, from seeds to pipe. Here are highlights:, Duckworth spar in first televised Senate debate, 28 Oct 2016 02:56:59 GMTSPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — In a debate packed with testy exchanges, Republican U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk ribbed Democratic U.S. Rep. Tammy Duckworth's family history of military service and she criticized him for previous remarks he made against the president, as the candidates made one of their final pitches to voters Thursday. defeats St. Louis after marathon shootout, 28 Oct 2016 04:08:28 GMTST. LOUIS (AP) — Detroit's Frans Nielsen had no doubt who was the difference for the Red Wings on Thursday night: goalie Petr Mrazek. kids find refuge in makeshift schools amid uprising, 28 Oct 2016 03:18:18 GMTSRINAGAR, India (AP) — When Kashmir erupted in anti-India protests almost four months ago, 14-year-old Shazia Batool was sequestered at home — forbidden from venturing out as stone-throwing protesters faced off in street clashes with government forces and demanded an end to Indian rule in the disputed Himalayan region. plead for answers in Australian theme park deaths, 28 Oct 2016 04:05:59 GMTSYDNEY (AP) — The families of some of the people killed at a theme park when their ride malfunctioned pleaded for answers into their loved ones' deaths on Friday, as the park's managers defended themselves from criticism over their handling of the tragedy. injuries after Pence plane slides off runway in NYC, 28 Oct 2016 04:17:27 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Republican vice presidential candidate Mike Pence's campaign plane slid off a runway during a rainstorm at New York's LaGuardia Airport late Thursday, tearing up concrete before coming to rest on a patch of grass. accused of raping teen relative can't be own attorney, 28 Oct 2016 04:14:17 GMTTOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio man accused of imprisoning and raping a teenage relative has had his latest request to represent himself turned down. year on, Brazil valley waits for recovery from mine flood, 28 Oct 2016 04:10:41 GMTBENTO RODRIGUES, Brazil (AP) — Spreading below lush mountains, this valley is rich in mineral wealth, including veins of gold and one of the largest iron ore deposits in the planet, discoveries that turned the area into Brazil's mining country and the birthplace of one of the world's top producers of minerals. PHOTOS: Editor selections from Latin America, Caribbean, 28 Oct 2016 04:00:58 GMTHundreds of people dressed up in rags and put on ghoulish makeup, then lurched through the center of Mexico City for the zombie walk that is staged every year on the approach of the Day of the Dead and Halloween. Latest: Pilot describes search for Chinese sailor, 28 Oct 2016 03:03:31 GMTKAPOLEI, Hawaii (AP) — The Latest on the search for a missing Chinese mariner (all times local): gives $31,000 in October, falling short of $100M boast, 28 Oct 2016 02:35:52 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump has repeated it so much it's almost part of his stump speech: He's going to put $100 million of his own money into his campaign before Election Day. But new filings show he's got a long way to go if he's going to hit that mark. runs up campaign cash advantage over Trump, 28 Oct 2016 04:06:34 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Clinton entered the final phase of her presidential bid with a resounding campaign cash advantage over Donald Trump. end 5-game road losing streak with 5-4 win at Philly, 28 Oct 2016 02:58:54 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Brayden Schenn and Jakob Chychrun punched each other so much they could have used a bell to stop the fight. highlights serious failings in Rio anti-doping program, 28 Oct 2016 02:41:57 GMTMONTREAL (AP) — The World Anti-Doping Agency has detailed serious failings of doping control management at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics, saying the system was only saved from collapsing by the "enormous resourcefulness and goodwill" of some key staff. end home woes, roll to 36-22 victory over Jaguars, 28 Oct 2016 03:40:57 GMTNASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Marcus Mariota threw for 270 yards and two touchdowns to end his home struggles and the Tennessee Titans had their highest point total of the season in a 36-22 victory over the Jacksonville Jaguars on Thursday night. OK world's largest marine reserve in Antarctica, 28 Oct 2016 03:43:45 GMTWELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — The countries that decide the fate of Antarctica reached an historic agreement on Friday to create the world's largest marine protected area in the ocean next to the frozen continent., Wild beat Sabres 4-0 for 2nd straight shutout, 28 Oct 2016 02:56:16 GMTBUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — The Minnesota Wild lead the NHL scoring. Not that they needed many goals to win the past two games. TV ad backing Republican congressman criticizes Trump, 28 Oct 2016 03:31:22 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — In a remarkable slap at their own presidential nominee, Republicans are running a TV ad in Chicago that touts a GOP congressman's independence by showing him saying Donald Trump "has disqualified himself." judge blocks Alabama abortion restrictions, 28 Oct 2016 02:53:43 GMTMONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — A federal judge on Thursday blocked new Alabama abortion restrictions that sought to ban clinics near schools and outlaw a common second trimester abortion procedure., Canadiens beat Lightning for 6th straight win, 28 Oct 2016 03:40:19 GMTMONTREAL (AP) — Carey Price's teammates are no longer amazed when he makes an impossible save look easy. hits 'corrupt' Hillary Clinton; Mrs. Obama hugs her, 28 Oct 2016 03:07:21 GMTWINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — Trailing with time running out, Donald Trump denounced both Hillary and Bill Clinton Thursday as creatures of a corrupt political system who would use another pass at the Oval Office to enrich themselves at the expense of American families. Clinton turned to popular first lady Michelle Obama to rally voters in North Carolina, a state that could deliver a knockout blow to Trump. 25 Virginia Tech holds off Pitt in 39-36 win, 28 Oct 2016 03:55:05 GMTPITTSBURGH (AP) — One of the nation's worst secondaries kept daring Virginia Tech quarterback Jerod Evans to throw. So he did. Over. And over. And over. scores 22 in Chicago debut, Bulls beat Celtics 105-99, 28 Oct 2016 03:07:12 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Dwyane Wade scored 22 points in a triumphant Chicago debut, Jimmy Butler had 24 and the Bulls won their season opener, beating the Boston Celtics 105-99 on Thursday night. More than 100 arrests as pipeline protesters moved, 28 Oct 2016 02:33:12 GMTCANNON BALL, N.D. (AP) — The Latest on the Dakota Access oil pipeline protest (all times local): Arabia says Yemen rebels fire missile toward Mecca, 28 Oct 2016 03:55:46 GMTDUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Saudi Arabia says rebels in Yemen have fired a ballistic missile toward the holy Muslim city of Mecca, their deepest strike yet into the kingdom.