FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 19 Sep 2017 10:14:27 -07:00First death attributed to Hurricane Maria as officials report fatality on French island of Guadeloupe, 19 Sep 2017 17:09:54 GMTSAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — First death attributed to Hurricane Maria as officials report fatality on French island of Guadeloupe. of pharmacist charged in meningitis outbreak begins, 19 Sep 2017 17:03:59 GMTBOSTON (AP) — A prosecutor says a pharmacist facing murder charges for his role in a deadly meningitis outbreak caused by contaminated steroid injections demonstrated a "shocking disregard" for human life. judge allows evidence of 'innocent' actions, 19 Sep 2017 17:08:26 GMTNEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Defense attorneys for U.S. Sen. Bob Menendez will be allowed to present evidence of actions he took that are similar to those that prompted his bribery trial but aren't considered criminal. KC to meet Red Bulls for US Open Cup championship, 19 Sep 2017 16:49:08 GMTKANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — There was a time not so long ago that the U.S. Open Cup was an afterthought, a nice trophy to win for a Major League Soccer club but nothing compared to the league's MLS Cup. watchers head to Maine for rare bird sighting, 19 Sep 2017 16:42:15 GMTFALMOUTH, Maine (AP) — Bird watchers are traveling to Maine to catch the rare sight of a South American fork-tailed flycatcher. chief: Budget cuts strain force amid ship crashes, 19 Sep 2017 16:50:17 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Frequent extended deployments, delayed maintenance, gaps in training and nearly a decade of budget constraints and uncertainly have strained the U.S. Navy, eroding readiness in a Pacific fleet that is responsible for monitoring Chinese aggression and protecting America against North Korea's nuclear threat, Navy leaders and members of Congress said Tuesday. Russian helicopter fires on spectators at drills, 19 Sep 2017 16:34:56 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — A Russian military helicopter gunship accidentally fired on spectators during war games in western Russia, injuring several people, news reports said Tuesday. E. Lee's former church is no longer named after him, 19 Sep 2017 16:42:54 GMTLEXINGTON, Va. (AP) — A Virginia church that Robert E. Lee belonged to after the Civil War will no longer be named after the Confederate general. enforcement official: Copy of Adolf Hitler speech found at the home of white man accused of killing 2 black men, 19 Sep 2017 16:39:59 GMTBATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Law enforcement official: Copy of Adolf Hitler speech found at the home of white man accused of killing 2 black men. expand investigation of opioid makers, distributors, 19 Sep 2017 16:29:12 GMTAttorneys general from most states are broadening their investigation into the opioid industry as a nationwide overdose crisis continues to claim thousands of lives. ends training for Myanmar military over Rohingya crisis, 19 Sep 2017 17:12:39 GMTLONDON (AP) — Prime Minister Theresa May says Britain is suspending training support for Myanmar's military because of the treatment of the country's Rohingya minority.'Reilly says his ouster was hit job and business decision, 19 Sep 2017 17:11:09 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Bill O'Reilly said Tuesday that his firing from Fox News Channel in April was a "political hit job" and that his network's parent company made a business decision to get rid of him. CitiFinancial to pay $907K for unlawfully seizing cars, 19 Sep 2017 16:52:13 GMTDALLAS (AP) — Prosecutors say CitiFinancial Credit Co. will pay $907,000 to settle a complaint that it violated federal law by repossessing the vehicles of active military personnel.'s latest nickname: Rocket Man, 19 Sep 2017 16:29:32 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — With President Donald Trump, a good enemy deserves a good nickname. Latest: 3 arrested during Georgia Tech protest in jail, 19 Sep 2017 16:24:12 GMTATLANTA (AP) — The Latest on the killing of a Georgia Tech student by campus police and ensuing violence (all times local): star Blake testifies about his mistaken arrest, 19 Sep 2017 16:40:47 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Former pro tennis star James Blake testified on Tuesday that a plainclothes police officer never identified himself before throwing him to the ground and handcuffing him outside in 2015 outside his Manhattan hotel. people charged with inciting riot after Georgia Tech vigil, 19 Sep 2017 16:25:00 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Three people face charges after violent clashes with campus police at Georgia Tech following a vigil for a student fatally shot by officers, a university spokesman said Tuesday. zoo burns rhino horns, condemns auction in SAfrica, 19 Sep 2017 17:04:29 GMTDVUR KRALOVE, Czech Republic (AP) — A Czech zoo burned some 33.5 kilograms (74 pounds) of rhino horns with an estimated black market value of more than $2 million on Tuesday in a protest against a controversial rhino horn auction in South Africa. school bus crash kills 2 adults, injures 4 children, 19 Sep 2017 16:24:15 GMTBILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Authorities say a school bus taking students on northeastern Montana field trip has collided head-on with a pickup truck in a crash that killed the bus driver and the pickup's driver. confirms Trump pick for solicitor general, 19 Sep 2017 17:06:21 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate has confirmed President Donald Trump's nominee for solicitor general. police evacuate migrants from makeshift forest camp, 19 Sep 2017 16:45:49 GMTPARIS (AP) — French police encircled a makeshift camp in a forest near Dunkirk on Tuesday to force the evacuation of hundreds of migrants, regional officials and an aid group said.'s massive wealth fund hits $1 trillion in value, 19 Sep 2017 17:09:34 GMTHELSINKI (AP) — Norway's sovereign wealth fund, the world's largest of its kind, has hit a milestone value of $1 trillion, beating all expectations since its creation over 20 years ago. Latest: Official: Hitler speech found at suspect's home, 19 Sep 2017 16:45:57 GMTBATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The Latest on the killings of two black men in Baton Rouge (all times local): reinstates lawsuit over debunked Rolling Stone story, 19 Sep 2017 17:12:14 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A defamation lawsuit against Rolling Stone over the magazine's debunked article about a University of Virginia gang rape was reinstated Tuesday by an appeals court in a manner that one judge says would allow any member of a school fraternity to join the lawsuit. man accused of killing 2 black men, firing on family, 19 Sep 2017 16:36:47 GMTBATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — A 23-year-old white man was arrested Tuesday and accused of killing two black men and firing on a black family, authorities said.'s judges who nullified election face 'savage' threats, 19 Sep 2017 16:36:00 GMTNAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Attempts to intimidate Kenya's Supreme Court judges after they nullified President Uhuru Kenyatta's re-election have been "unlawful and savage in nature," the nation's judiciary said Tuesday, as ruling party supporters protested outside the court demanding the judges' removal. Latest: Trump lawyer's statement derailed Senate meeting, 19 Sep 2017 16:30:00 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the ongoing investigation into Russia's alleged interference in the 2016 election (all times local): Latest: Corker says tentative agreement on debt figure, 19 Sep 2017 17:10:42 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on a Republican plan to overhaul U.S. taxes (all times local): judge refuses to move man's trial from 'S-Town', 19 Sep 2017 17:07:06 GMTCENTREVILLE, Ala. (AP) — A character from the hit podcast "S-Town" will stand trial on theft and other charges in the rural Alabama county that serves as the setting for the serialized narrative, a judge decided Tuesday. activist to be deported to Jordan from Chicago, 19 Sep 2017 17:07:16 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — A Chicago Palestinian activist with a decades-old record of bombings in Jerusalem will be deported to Jordan on Tuesday, her spokesman said. outlines $200M for opioids while waiting on Trump, 19 Sep 2017 16:56:12 GMTNEWARK, N.J. (AP) — As Gov. Chris Christie waits for President Donald Trump to declare the opioid epidemic a national emergency, he announced Tuesday that he'll spend another $200 million in New Jersey to set an example for how the crisis should be addressed. invites Abbas to resume control of Gaza, 19 Sep 2017 16:39:56 GMTGAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Hamas has invited Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas to send officials to Gaza to resume control of the coastal enclave seized by the Islamic militant group a decade ago. trapped as suspicious object shuts main UK highway, 19 Sep 2017 16:33:12 GMTLONDON (AP) — Hundreds of motorists were stuck for hours on one of Britain's main highways after it was closed Tuesday due to a "suspicious object." sanctions Missouri doctor over 13-year-old's abortion, 19 Sep 2017 16:32:53 GMTTOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas has suspended a Missouri doctor's medical license for 90 days for failing to preserve a fetal tissue sample from a 13-year-old girl's abortion. Latest: Big doctors' group against GOP repeal effort, 19 Sep 2017 17:04:48 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the GOP effort to repeal former President Barack Obama's health care law (all times local): in 1992 slaying of teacher's aide held without bail, 19 Sep 2017 16:53:09 GMTWESTFIELD, Mass. (AP) — A man charged with raping and killing a Massachusetts teacher's aide after abducting her from her night job at a card shop 25 years ago has been held without bail. boxing champ dies in construction accident, 19 Sep 2017 17:06:54 GMTCAMDEN, N.J. (AP) — A former heavyweight boxing champ who was defeated by Larry Holmes has died in a construction accident in New Jersey. fighters on the offensive against Syrian troops, 19 Sep 2017 17:08:02 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — Insurgents led by an al-Qaida-linked group launched one of their widest offensives yet Tuesday against Syrian pro-government forces, which responded with heavy airstrikes targeting hospitals and first responders. Latest: Pelosi urges 'tweet storm' against 'Trumpcare', 19 Sep 2017 16:32:01 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the GOP effort to repeal former President Barack Obama's health care law (all times local): Bob Wolff, a prolific voice, to receive Scully award, 19 Sep 2017 17:12:34 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The late Bob Wolff, one of the most prolific and recognizable voices in sports, will be honored with the Vin Scully Lifetime Achievement Award in Sports Broadcasting from Fordham University. benefit offers from small businesses keep vanishing, 19 Sep 2017 16:41:11 GMTOnly half of America's smallest businesses now offer health coverage to their workers because many say steady cost hikes have made it too expensive to afford a benefit that nearly all large employers still provide. Maria smashes Dominica, now menaces Puerto Rico, 19 Sep 2017 16:54:38 GMTROSEAU, Dominica (AP) — Hurricane Maria smashed into the Caribbean island of Dominica with 160 mph winds, ripping the roof off even the prime minister's residence and causing what he called "mind-boggling" devastation Tuesday as it plunged into a Caribbean region already ravaged by Hurricane Irma. fire department lieutenant charged with selling heroin, 19 Sep 2017 16:24:06 GMTHORSEHEADS, N.Y. (AP) — Authorities have charged a member of two fire departments in New York with selling heroin. Latest: Most internet service out to Dominica, 19 Sep 2017 16:25:52 GMTMIAMI (AP) — A company that tracks the status of the internet around the world says most of Dominica's internet service appears to be down in the wake of Hurricane Maria. doctor charged with genital mutilation wins release, 19 Sep 2017 16:48:31 GMTDETROIT (AP) — A Detroit-area doctor charged with performing genital mutilation on girls in a Muslim sect will be released from jail as she awaits trial. releases 24 Nubians arrested for protesting, 19 Sep 2017 16:31:27 GMTCAIRO (AP) — A lawyer says an Egyptian court has ordered the release of 24 Nubians arrested for participating in a protest earlier this month. Latest: First death attributed to Maria on Guadeloupe, 19 Sep 2017 17:10:47 GMTMIAMI (AP) — cup winner in soccer, Rio Ferdinand now eyes boxing belts, 19 Sep 2017 17:01:37 GMTLONDON (AP) — When Rio Ferdinand hung up his boots two years ago, a career competing in sports appeared over. donor launches super PAC to support Corker challenger, 19 Sep 2017 16:45:29 GMTNASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A conservative Tennessee auto dealer is launching a super PAC to support Andy Ogles' bid for the U.S. Senate seat held by Republican Bob Corker. UN, Trump threatens 'total destruction' of North Korea, 19 Sep 2017 17:04:32 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — President Donald Trump, in a combative debut speech to the U.N. General Assembly, threatened the "total destruction'" of North Korea if the nation's "Rocket man" leader does not abandon his drive toward nuclear weapons.