FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 26 Aug 2016 03:15:35 -07:00Strong aftershocks rattle devastated Italian earthquake zone, 26 Aug 2016 07:35:32 GMTAMATRICE, Italy (AP) — Strong aftershocks rattled residents and rescue crews alike Friday as hopes began to dim that firefighters would find any more survivors from Italy's earthquake. The first funerals were scheduled for some of the 267 dead., Russia renew push for elusive agreement on Syria, 26 Aug 2016 09:25:27 GMTGENEVA (AP) — The United States and Russia on Friday renewed efforts to secure a military and humanitarian cooperation agreement for war-torn Syria as conditions on the ground continued to deteriorate after months of hesitation, missed deadlines and failed attempts to forge a nationwide truce. nuns leave void in Mississippi community they served, 26 Aug 2016 08:35:17 GMTDURANT, Miss. (AP) — In the rural Mississippi community they served, two nuns found slain in their home "would do anything for anybody," friends said. 'like' gets Florida man a return trip to jail, 26 Aug 2016 09:53:57 GMTWEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A Florida man is back in jail after clicking "like" on a Facebook photo posted by a witness in a case against him. remain, mementoes left behind in family homestead, 26 Aug 2016 08:39:12 GMTSANT'ANGELO, Italy (AP) — Rustic yet refined, the two-story villa at the foothills of the Apennines is a family treasure, embracing five centuries of the Celli family's noble history, memories and mementoes. But after the earthquake left wide cracks in the exterior walls, those in the latest generation wonder if they'll ever set foot inside again. extremists attack beach restaurant killing 8, 26 Aug 2016 09:22:17 GMTMOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — Somalia police say that security forces have ended an overnight siege of a beach restaurant by al-Shabab gunmen in which eight people were killed. University in Kabul starts repair work after attack, 26 Aug 2016 08:13:42 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — After a deadly attack this week, the American University of Afghanistan says it has started repair work at its sprawling campus on the edge of Kabul. sticks to low-key style in N. Carolina re-election bid, 26 Aug 2016 07:45:35 GMTRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina Sen. Richard Burr's formula for getting re-elected in November includes touring factories and visiting nonprofits, not large-scale campaign events. He says he won't focus on being a candidate until the Senate adjourns in October. OFF: Ruiz joins Dodgers, Wright returns to Red Sox, 26 Aug 2016 07:22:16 GMTA look at what's happening all around the majors today: steps up fire response as haze blankets Singapore, 26 Aug 2016 08:36:13 GMTJAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Six Indonesian provinces have declared states of emergency as forest fires blanketed a swath of Southeast Asia in a smoky haze. plans to create world's largest marine protected area, 26 Aug 2016 07:42:23 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The White House says that President Barack Obama will expand a national monument off the coast of Hawaii, creating the world's largest marine protected area. government employee arrested over IS online postings, 26 Aug 2016 06:39:32 GMTKUWAIT CITY (AP) — Kuwait's Interior Ministry says a government employee has been arrested for spreading Islamic State ideology and hacking social media pages of "some friendly and sister countries." opposition parties unite for anti-Mugabe protest, 26 Aug 2016 09:48:54 GMTHARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Zimbabwe police have deployed throughout the capital, Harare, Friday in anticipation of a protest by a united group of opposition parties that includes a former vice-president. bomb attack in Turkey kills 8 police; 45 wounded, 26 Aug 2016 07:15:39 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Kurdish militants on Friday attacked a police checkpoint in southeast Turkey with an explosives-laden truck, killing at least eight police officers and wounding 45 other people, the state-run news agency reported. convicted in masterminding global online theft ring, 26 Aug 2016 07:09:46 GMTSEATTLE (AP) — The son of a Russian lawmaker has been convicted of hacking into U.S. businesses to steal credit card information and orchestrating an international online theft scheme that netted him millions of dollars. judge OKs protest by opposition parties, 26 Aug 2016 10:04:12 GMTHARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — A Zimbabwean judge has ordered police not to interfere with an anti-government demonstration in the capital Friday. shares down as investors wait for US Fed cue, 26 Aug 2016 09:51:15 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — European shares were mostly lower Friday following mixed trading in Asia, with investors preferring to sit on the sidelines ahead of U.S. Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen's speech later in the day for cues on the timing of the next policy rate hike. Latest: Romanian police detain 28 migrants on the border, 26 Aug 2016 09:23:07 GMTBUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — The Latest on Europe's migration issues (all times local): immigration waffle reflects voter confusion on issue, 26 Aug 2016 07:33:06 GMTAKRON, Ohio (AP) — Dean Green supports Donald Trump partly because of the GOP presidential nominee's tough, deport-them-all stance on illegal immigration. But the 57-year-old Republican paused as he complained about U.S. immigration policy and acknowledged that deporting all 11 million people in the U.S. illegally would separate families. RB Connor tops list of notable player comebacks, 26 Aug 2016 07:16:40 GMTThe most stirring comeback of the college football season already has taken place. Things to Know for Today, 26 Aug 2016 09:55:19 GMTYour daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: EXPLAINS: Difference between shallow, deep earthquakes, 26 Aug 2016 09:56:27 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Italy's earthquake was a lot weaker than the one in Myanmar, but it did far more damage because it happened at a shallower depth. The Associated Press explains the difference between shallow and deep earthquakes. House narrowly approves governor's proposed lottery, 26 Aug 2016 08:27:37 GMTMONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — The Alabama House of Representatives narrowly approved Gov. Robert Bentley's proposed state lottery Thursday night after 10 hours of contentious debate and two vote attempts., civilians to evacuate long-besieged Damascus suburb, 26 Aug 2016 09:55:47 GMTDARAYA, Syria (AP) — Buses, ambulances and trucks lined up at the entrance of a long-blockaded Damascus suburb on Friday to evacuate rebels and civilians under a deal struck between the Syrian opposition forces and the government. wanted in California killing arrested in Colorado, 26 Aug 2016 08:19:44 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Days after the body of a woman was found in the Los Angeles area, a couple suspected of killing her and kidnapping her three children have been arrested in Colorado. Story: Trump sends GOP donors spinning, 26 Aug 2016 07:35:45 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Ron Gidwitz, Dan Webb and William Kunkler are veteran Republicans — and friends — from Chicago's political money circuit. They raised buckets of cash for Mitt Romney four years ago. This time, however, their party's nominee has sent them spinning off in three directions. stock markets mixed as investors wait for Fed cue, 26 Aug 2016 07:14:29 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — Asian stock markets were mixed Friday, with investors preferring to sit on the sidelines ahead of U.S. Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen's speech for cues on the timing of the next policy rate hike. In Japan, consumer prices posted their biggest annual drop in three years in July due to weak consumption, increasing pressures on the central bank to further boost its economic stimulus program. Latest: Italy plans state funeral for some quake dead, 26 Aug 2016 09:26:14 GMTAMATRICE, Italy (AP) — The Latest on the earthquake in Italy (all times local): Latest: Romania: 6 citizens died in quake, 17 missing, 26 Aug 2016 08:17:59 GMTAMATRICE, Italy (AP) — The Latest on the earthquake in Italy (all times local): Cup comes into view at FedEx Cup, 26 Aug 2016 07:18:46 GMTFARMINGDALE, N.Y. (AP) — The FedEx Cup is all about the $10 million bonus at the end of the four playoff events. to build stronger anti-migrant fence, Orban says, 26 Aug 2016 09:02:16 GMTBUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Hungary will build a new, "more massive" fence on its southern borders to defend against a possible surge in the number of migrants, Prime Minister Viktor Orban said Friday. employee chief floats idea of taking stakes in suppliers, 26 Aug 2016 08:37:42 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Volkswagen's employee council chief is suggesting that the automaker consider taking stakes in suppliers after a dispute disrupted production in Germany. Latest: Romanian police detain 28 migrants, 26 Aug 2016 07:58:36 GMTBUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — The Latest on xxxxxxx (all times local): Storm Gaston is moving northwest in the Atlantic, 26 Aug 2016 09:09:07 GMTMIAMI (AP) — Tropical Storm Gaston is moving northwestward in the Atlantic with no change in strength. sheriff's campaign questions contempt order timing, 26 Aug 2016 07:20:01 GMTPHOENIX (AP) — The campaign manager for metro Phoenix's longtime sheriff has questioned a federal judge's timing in asking prosecutors to pursue criminal contempt-of-court charges against the lawman 10 days before a primary election. communist rebels announce indefinite ceasefire at peace talks in Oslo, 26 Aug 2016 09:55:31 GMTOSLO, Norway (AP) — Philippine communist rebels announce indefinite ceasefire at peace talks in Oslo. kills 11 Abu Sayyaf militants after beheading, 26 Aug 2016 09:53:37 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — Philippine troops killed at least 11 Abu Sayyaf militants, including an influential commander, in an assault on the extremists Friday following their beheading of a captive whose family was too poor to pay ransom, the military said. earthquake death toll rises to 267, 26 Aug 2016 06:42:51 GMTAMATRICE, Italy (AP) — Italy's civil protection agency has increased the death toll from Italy's earthquake to 267. injured after balloons cause Orlando mall shooting scare, 26 Aug 2016 07:49:48 GMTORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Two months after a gunman killed dozens inside an Orlando nightclub, the sound of popping balloons prompted shoppers to frantically flee an Orlando mall, injuring nine. bomb attack in Turkey kills 11 police; 78 wounded, 26 Aug 2016 10:02:27 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Kurdish militants on Friday attacked a police checkpoint in southeast Turkey with an explosives-laden truck, killing at least 11 police officers and wounding 78 other people, officials and the state-run news agency said. denies Saudi allegations it gave Yemen rebels missiles, 26 Aug 2016 09:56:58 GMTTEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's foreign minister is rejecting claims from Saudi Arabia that his country supplied the Shiite rebels in Yemen with missiles. rebels agree to indefinite cease-fire, 26 Aug 2016 10:03:57 GMTOSLO, Norway (AP) — Philippine communist rebels have announced an indefinite cease-fire in peace talks aimed at ending one of Asia's longest-running insurgencies. rebukes racism claims as Clinton warns of radicalism, 26 Aug 2016 07:40:19 GMTMANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — Hillary Clinton says Donald Trump has unleashed the "radical fringe" within the Republican Party, including anti-Semites and white supremacists, dubbing the billionaire businessman's campaign as one that will "make America hate again." Germans for at least partial ban on face-covering veil, 26 Aug 2016 06:54:32 GMTBERLIN (AP) — A poll in Germany suggests that a large majority favors at least a partial ban on the face-covering veils used by some Muslim women. in Stanford swimmer case switching to civil court, 26 Aug 2016 07:24:40 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A judge whose six-month sentence in the sexual assault case of a former Stanford swimmer has removed himself from handling criminal matters, but efforts to recall him remain. waters stabilize in India, but thousands evacuated, 26 Aug 2016 09:12:33 GMTVARANASI, India (AP) — About 3,000 people were evacuated in India's remote northeast after a lake created by an earlier landslide threatened to collapse and flood their villages, even as flood water levels stabilized in the worst-hit areas of the north, officials said Friday. French court to rule on legality of burkini bans, 26 Aug 2016 08:07:58 GMTPARIS (AP) — France's highest administrative court is considering whether it's legal for towns to ban body-covering burkini swimsuits, which have become a symbol of tensions around the place of Islam in secular France. bomb attack in Turkey kills 8 police; 70 wounded, 26 Aug 2016 08:07:15 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Kurdish militants on Friday attacked a police checkpoint in southeast Turkey with an explosives-laden truck, killing at least eight police officers and wounding 70 other people, the state-run news agency and Turkish officials said., Lavrov meet in Geneva to discuss Syria, Ukraine, 26 Aug 2016 08:25:34 GMTGENEVA (AP) — The top diplomats of Russia and the United States are meeting in Geneva to discuss the Syria civil war, the Ukraine crisis and other issues. dissolves Olympic committee, soccer association, 26 Aug 2016 07:01:19 GMTKUWAIT CITY (AP) — Kuwait has dissolved its Olympic committee and the country's national soccer association, further deepening an ongoing dispute over the direction of sports in the oil-rich country.