FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 27 Sep 2016 12:13:01 -07:00Houston transit police officer accused in beating resigns, 27 Sep 2016 18:56:42 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — A Houston transit police officer has resigned after the release of a surveillance video that shows him beating a man he found slumped on a seat on a rail platform. of whale entanglements could inform regulations, 27 Sep 2016 18:40:14 GMTPORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Federal authorities say a recent wave of entanglements of rare whales off of New England could help inform future regulations to preserve the animals. wars: State law aims to reduce blighted properties, 27 Sep 2016 19:03:41 GMTCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A new Ohio law is being viewed as a national model for eliminating zombies — zombie properties, that is. Latest: Trump says he'll be at next presidential debates, 27 Sep 2016 19:07:16 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. presidential race (all times EDT): out as England manager after newspaper sting, 27 Sep 2016 18:59:28 GMTLONDON (AP) — Sam Allardyce has left his position as England manager after only one match in charge after he made a series of damaging comments to undercover reporters. blames others after combative debate with Clinton, 27 Sep 2016 18:47:29 GMTRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Donald Trump blamed the moderator, a bad microphone and anyone but himself Tuesday after he was forced onto defense by Hillary Clinton's cascade of criticism about his taxes, honesty and character in the first presidential debate. funds campaigns? Mississippi eases into searchable info, 27 Sep 2016 18:50:53 GMTJACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi is becoming the last state to allow electronic filing of campaign finance reports, a step toward easier public access to information about who is spending money to influence elections. charge seller of mislabeled Chinese 'Viagra substitute', 27 Sep 2016 18:16:21 GMTATLANTA (AP) — An Alabama man is accused of importing a Chinese drug sold as a Viagra substitute, then selling it to gas stations. blocks stopgap bill to prevent shutdown this weekend, 27 Sep 2016 19:05:13 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate Tuesday stumbled over a must-do bill to prevent the government from shutting down this weekend and to fund the fight against the Zika virus. Democrats, demanding money so that Flint, Michigan can address its man-made water crisis, overwhelmingly opposed the measure, as did a host of the chamber's most conservative members. Panama asks US to extradite ex-prez Martinelli, 27 Sep 2016 17:51:18 GMTPANAMA CITY (AP) — An official in Panama says the country is formally asking the United States to extradite former President Ricardo Martinelli in connection with a phone-tapping controversy. leaders urge UN chief to press for Korea peace treaty, 27 Sep 2016 18:26:38 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — Women leaders from 38 countries are urging U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon to fulfill a promise he made in 2007 to start a peace process that would turn the armistice that ended the Korean war into a peace treaty before his term ends on Dec. 31. to not participate in regional summit in Pakistan, 27 Sep 2016 18:40:18 GMTNEW DELHI (AP) — New Delhi will not participate in a meeting of South Asian nations to be held in Islamabad in November, its foreign ministry said in a statement late Tuesday. barriers protect Cedar Rapids as river crests, 27 Sep 2016 18:37:38 GMTCEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (AP) — An elaborate system of temporary floodwalls largely protected Cedar Rapids homes and businesses Tuesday as the river that runs through the city reached its second-highest peak ever. eager to work with Bucks president on race relations, 27 Sep 2016 18:08:27 GMTMILWAUKEE (AP) — The mayor of Milwaukee says he's eager to work with Bucks president Peter Feigin to improve the city's race relations. born with DNA from 3 people, first from new technique, 27 Sep 2016 18:36:56 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Scientists say the first baby has been born from a new technique that combines DNA from three people. shows DC officers performing CPR on bleeding man, 27 Sep 2016 17:49:33 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A video released by District of Columbia police shows officers performing CPR on a motorcyclist who had been shot by an officer as a bystander screams in the background. Man locked woman in shed, sexually assaulted her, 27 Sep 2016 18:00:14 GMTSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A man has been accused of luring an 18-year-old to a remote cabin, locking her in a shed and sexually assaulting her for weeks, prosecutors in eastern Utah said in court documents filed Monday. needs home run hire but competition could be tough, 27 Sep 2016 18:40:04 GMTAfter firing the most successful football coach in the history of the program, LSU needs a home run hire. used to protect soldiers now stopping floodwaters, 27 Sep 2016 18:05:34 GMTCEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (AP) — Iowa's second-largest city has managed to keep flooding at bay largely because of barriers that were widely used to protect soldiers in Bosnia, Iraq and Afghanistan. acquitted in fatal Halloween hayride crash in Maine, 27 Sep 2016 19:05:00 GMTBATH, Maine (AP) — The driver involved in a fatal hayride crash two years ago in Maine has been acquitted of a reckless conduct charge. 'Deepwater Horizon,' an ecological disaster's human toll, 27 Sep 2016 18:19:56 GMTTORONTO (AP) — The name Deepwater Horizon is synonymous to most with environmental catastrophe and corporate negligence. For Mike Williams, who survived the April 2010 oil-rig explosion by plunging into the Gulf of Mexico from several stories up, it was about something else. to Lochte before scrape: 'Keep your head on straight', 27 Sep 2016 18:59:41 GMTCHASKA, Minn. (AP) — Add Michael Phelps' name to the list of Americans who were less than amused by teammate Ryan Lochte's post-competition, early morning drunken antics at the Rio Olympics. giving $364 million in new Syria aid, 27 Sep 2016 18:59:26 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The United States is providing another $364 million in humanitarian aid to those affected by Syria's civil war. probing possible worker abuse by Wells Fargo, 27 Sep 2016 18:37:05 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. Labor Department is investigating possible abuses of employees by Wells Fargo in connection with the bank's alleged efforts to open millions of unauthorized accounts to meet sales goals. heat wave intensifies wildfire threatening homes, 27 Sep 2016 18:37:39 GMTMORGAN HILL, Calif. (AP) — A heat wave stifling drought-stricken California worsened a wildfire Tuesday that burned some buildings and forced people from their homes in remote communities along the Santa Cruz Mountains., Brissett on field as Patriots return to practice, 27 Sep 2016 18:47:19 GMTFOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Jimmy Garoppolo and Jacoby Brissett were both in uniform as the Patriots went back to the practice field on Tuesday. Latest: More Charlotte protesters face charges, 27 Sep 2016 18:02:10 GMTCHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on protests following the shooting of a man by a Charlotte police officer last week (all times local): Latest: Formal charges to be filed in Amber alert case, 27 Sep 2016 19:03:25 GMTELKHART, Ind. (AP) — The Latest on the deaths of two children whose bodies were found in a vehicle in northern Indiana (all times local): ex-AIG boss Greenberg testifies at state trial, 27 Sep 2016 18:28:34 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A 91-year-old former chief executive of insurance company AIG seems eager to defend himself against civil fraud charges in New York. UN report details South Sudan threats, violence, 27 Sep 2016 18:58:31 GMTKAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — The U.N. ambulance carried an urgent patient: a local woman in labor. South Sudan government soldiers stopped the ambulance 15 times at checkpoints in the capital, Juba. The Aug. 2 journey, which usually takes 15 minutes, lasted nearly two hours. A Holocaust denier is brought to justice in 'Denial', 27 Sep 2016 18:29:01 GMTMick Jackson's "Denial" brings all the decorous polish of a British courtroom drama to the pungent libel case of a Holocaust denier. Trump, Clinton exactly right about stop-and- frisk, 27 Sep 2016 18:53:19 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Donald Trump says the police tactic known as stop-and-frisk led to a drop in murders in New York City, while Hillary Clinton says it has been ruled unconstitutional. assails Trump on housing crisis remarks, 27 Sep 2016 18:26:19 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden on Tuesday questioned Donald Trump's "moral center" as a result of the Republican presidential candidate's comments about America's housing collapse. Latest: Fernandez boat not cited before fatal crash, 27 Sep 2016 18:12:35 GMTMIAMI (AP) — The Latest on Marlins-Fernandez Killed (all times local): child actor to guest star on 'Modern Family', 27 Sep 2016 17:50:21 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — A transgender child actor will guest star on Wednesday night's "Modern Family." residents denounce officials over police shooting, 27 Sep 2016 18:07:09 GMTCHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Angry Charlotte residents verbally lashed City Council members for hours, complaining about what they called unaccountable police officers and civilian leaders who have failed to force change as the city marked a week of protests since a police officer fatally shot a black man. manager Sam Allardyce leaves job after one match in charge of national team, 27 Sep 2016 18:48:24 GMTLONDON (AP) — England manager Sam Allardyce leaves job after one match in charge of national team. say Arizona woman chased husband, caused deadly crash, 27 Sep 2016 18:46:13 GMTSIERRA VISTA, Ariz. (AP) — Police say an Arizona woman faces manslaughter charges for chasing down her husband in her SUV, causing him to crash his Harley-Davidson into a light post. blocks stopgap bill to fund government, 27 Sep 2016 18:47:46 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate has blocked a spending bill needed to keep the government open beyond Friday's midnight deadline. Department to discuss review of Stewart shooting, 27 Sep 2016 18:09:27 GMTMEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — The Department of Justice says it will discuss its review of the fatal shooting of a 19-year-old black man by a white Memphis police officer at a scheduled afternoon news conference. tries to keep winning form without Messi, 27 Sep 2016 18:16:49 GMTMADRID (AP) — Neymar and Luis Suarez will lead the attack again when Barcelona visits Borussia Moenchengladbach in its first Champions League game since losing Lionel Messi to an injury. Latest: Bridge case witness testifies about cover-up, 27 Sep 2016 18:43:33 GMTNEWARK, N.J. (AP) — The Latest on the George Washington Bridge lane-closing trial (all times local): aviation emissions deal in Montreal, 27 Sep 2016 18:17:38 GMTMONTREAL (AP) — Efforts to reach the world's first climate deal governing the aviation sector got under way at a conference in Montreal. appeals court hears arguments in Clean Power Plan case, 27 Sep 2016 18:08:35 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Lawyers for a coalition of states and businesses reliant on fossil fuels made their case Tuesday to a federal appeals court that President Barack Obama's plan to curtail climate-warming greenhouse gases is an unlawful power grab. chief: 9/11 bill could be devastating to US military, 27 Sep 2016 17:57:31 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Legislation that would allow the families of Sept. 11 victims to sue the government of Saudi Arabia for allegedly backing the terrorists who carried out the attacks could be devastating to the U.S. military, according to Defense Secretary Ash Carter. Latest: Coast Guard: 4 bodies found were Cuban migrants, 27 Sep 2016 18:01:30 GMTMIAMI (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. Coast Guard search for missing Cuban migrants off the Florida Keys (all times local): Latest: Woman lost at sea bonded with son while fishing, 27 Sep 2016 18:20:50 GMTBOSTON (AP) — The Latest on a Vermont man who was rescued after being lost at sea for a week (all times local): Latest: Obama contrasts candidates after debate, 27 Sep 2016 18:37:30 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. presidential race (all times EDT): Marlins' Fernandez was there before fatal boat accident, 27 Sep 2016 18:24:46 GMTMIAMI (AP) — Miami Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez was a patron at a Miami River bar and restaurant before he and two friends were killed in a boat crash, a spokeswoman for the establishment confirmed Tuesday. around the world react to first Trump-Clinton debate, 27 Sep 2016 18:46:45 GMTViews from around the world on Monday's first U.S. presidential debate between Democrat Hillary Clinton and Republican Donald Trump: