FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Tue, 21 Feb 2017 10:49:14 -08:00Steelers' Joey Porter to plead guilty to fracas citationshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1f7c406f82344564a442cbecaa094602Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:40:56 GMTPITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh Steelers assistant coach Joey Porter plans to plead guilty to a disorderly conduct citation stemming from a dispute with a bar bouncer and a police officer last month.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1f7c406f82344564a442cbecaa0946025 rescued from swollen creek as storms pummel Californiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fbc0a6bdae164ca586083bda84ba54e7Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:34:16 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Fire crews rescued five people Tuesday who were stranded in flooding at a homeless encampment along a San Jose creek after a series of robust storms drenched already soggy Northern California.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fbc0a6bdae164ca586083bda84ba54e7Pliskova and Cibulkova lose opening matches in Dubaihttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/217303e0ab4a47359412ae6229b3b220Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:57:47 GMTDUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Second-seeded Karolina Pliskova and third-seeded Dominika Cibulkova both lost their opening matches at the Dubai Tennis Championships on Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/217303e0ab4a47359412ae6229b3b220Artists seek $1.25 million for Bowie memorial in Londonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/20ab1e01d7b24fe291946cf7ee9bef99Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:37:52 GMTLONDON (AP) — Artists and activists want to create a permanent memorial to David Bowie in the London neighborhood where he was born.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/20ab1e01d7b24fe291946cf7ee9bef99Lean on me: International NBA players supporting each otherhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/efab1d8b4ec24c289a59a74582636ef7Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:41:04 GMTSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Boris Diaw arrived at his favorite Salt Lake City coffeehouse expecting to meet fellow Frenchman Rudy Gobert, and just smirked when told Gobert was running late.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/efab1d8b4ec24c289a59a74582636ef7Naked drinks to tweak labels to make ingredients clearerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/86c64529187d4f5996b24f8e9f42d243Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:06:31 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — PepsiCo will tweak the labels for some Naked juices and smoothies to make clearer what ingredients they contain.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/86c64529187d4f5996b24f8e9f42d243Supreme Court rejects appeal from Virginia death row inmatehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/82dffb7c5607423980fac7e4f0650a52Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:40:07 GMTRICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The nation's highest court on Tuesday refused to hear the appeal of a Virginia death row inmate who killed a hospital security guard and sheriff's deputy during an escape that sparked a massive manhunt that shut down Virginia Tech's campus in 2006.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/82dffb7c5607423980fac7e4f0650a52The Latest: McConnell 'proud' of protesters outside speechhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4106378a9aeb411f9fe1cf572dee917eTue, 21 Feb 2017 18:34:52 GMTLAWRENCEBURG, Ky. (AP) — The Latest on Mitch McConnell's first stop in Kentucky during the congressional recess and the 1,000 protesters who greeted him outside (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4106378a9aeb411f9fe1cf572dee917eSt. Louis Blues 7-3 under Yeo following in-season firinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c26d44499c3b49da99e9863594f2b47aTue, 21 Feb 2017 18:01:41 GMTST. LOUIS (AP) — General manager Doug Armstrong's difficult decision is paying off.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c26d44499c3b49da99e9863594f2b47aRunaway cow leads police on wild chase in NYChttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5756f433d94d42678c2347b3de7c80b0Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:13:35 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A cow that apparently escaped from a slaughterhouse has led police on a wild chase through New York City streets.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5756f433d94d42678c2347b3de7c80b0Death of Russian ambassador to UN needs to be studied morehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eee763527dc44e1c86fc9bc67e12757cTue, 21 Feb 2017 18:34:00 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The cause and manner of death of Russia's ambassador to the United Nations needs to be studied further, the city medical examiner said Tuesday, a day after the diplomat fell ill at his office at Russia's U.N. mission and died at a hospital.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eee763527dc44e1c86fc9bc67e12757cHistoric Manhattan cathedral activates eco-friendly powerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/279878e52d214158b9ee66e860c5dfe8Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:55:16 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The historic St. Patrick's Cathedral in Manhattan has activated a geothermal plant — part of a series of environmentally friendly upgrades.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/279878e52d214158b9ee66e860c5dfe8Supreme Court seems split in case of boy's death near borderhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/10b3d23db4304eaaa83330e72c03b905Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:19:09 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court appears to be evenly divided about the right of Mexican parents to use American courts to sue a U.S. Border Patrol agent who fired across the U.S.-Mexican border and killed their teenage son.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/10b3d23db4304eaaa83330e72c03b905Review: 'The Inkblots' documents history of Rorschach testhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ef5d249c77fd4241aba34b9a3382f419Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:34:27 GMT"The Inkblots: Hermann Rorschach, His Iconic Test, and the Power of Seeing" (Crown), by Damion Searlshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ef5d249c77fd4241aba34b9a3382f419Mosquito saliva vaccine? NIH tests new way to fight illnesshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0a2cb7d179ba47bc8f3a90a0a31876c9Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:49:11 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Wanted: 60 people willing to be bitten by mosquitoes to test a new kind of vaccine — one that acts against the bugs' saliva.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0a2cb7d179ba47bc8f3a90a0a31876c9Le Pen refuses headscarf, nixes talks with Lebanon clerichttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e8aa8f34594646e18e4aa673a23677c3Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:48:19 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — France's far-right presidential candidate Marine Le Pen refused to don a headscarf for a meeting with Lebanon's top Sunni Muslim cleric on Tuesday and walked away from the scheduled appointment after a brief squabble at the entrance.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e8aa8f34594646e18e4aa673a23677c3Jill Biden to be named board chair of Save the Childrenhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f20dae018e4c4dfda11bd8ed4f89e567Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:23:38 GMTNASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Dr. Jill Biden, educator and wife of former Vice President Joe Biden, has been named board chair of Save the Children.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f20dae018e4c4dfda11bd8ed4f89e567Lawyer: Portugal to extradite ex-CIA agent to Italian jailhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4311b03f14b44bcdbb9e7dc23dd23a86Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:32:53 GMTLISBON, Portugal (AP) — A Portuguese court has ordered police to extradite a former CIA agent to Italy, where she is due to serve a four-year prison sentence after being convicted of involvement in a U.S. program that kidnapped suspects for interrogation, her lawyer said Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4311b03f14b44bcdbb9e7dc23dd23a86The Latest: Russian UN diplomat's death needs further studyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8e684f89b3ea4dc09b6639edfef88bb9Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:04:40 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the death of Russia's ambassador to the United Nations (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8e684f89b3ea4dc09b6639edfef88bb9Corps won't extend deadline for protest camp disbandinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/938301f9bc354b108918fcf9da5ee41cTue, 21 Feb 2017 17:38:29 GMTBISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The Army Corps of Engineers says it won't extend a deadline for Dakota Access oil pipeline opponents to vacate their encampment in North Dakota.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/938301f9bc354b108918fcf9da5ee41cThe Latest: Residents warned as California river swellshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ad2dce541dbb486a9689b7dc8eb825c8Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:38:18 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Latest on the storms in California (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ad2dce541dbb486a9689b7dc8eb825c8Supreme Court rejects Alabama death row appealhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/87d274a4a7d2470a8fc6c0619f8ec2a2Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:00:08 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday freed Alabama to try again to execute a convicted killer who has been on death row for 30 years and had seven execution dates postponed.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/87d274a4a7d2470a8fc6c0619f8ec2a2Lakers fire Kupchak, put Magic in charge of basketball opshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8fd5793f75364892bc7585475f9f40f5Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:25:06 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Lakers have fired general manager Mitch Kupchak and put Magic Johnson in charge of basketball operations in a major shake-up of the struggling franchise's front office.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8fd5793f75364892bc7585475f9f40f5Prep school grad in court for hearing on possible new trialhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/087a1b555e2e418b947a1465b041fa47Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:33:37 GMTCONCORD, N.H. (AP) — A New Hampshire prep school graduate convicted of using a computer to lure a girl for sex is in court for a hearing on whether he deserves a new trial.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/087a1b555e2e418b947a1465b041fa47US to expand pool of people targeted for deportationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f09a6d37f9684181b48c1c71e99a2a2cTue, 21 Feb 2017 17:33:20 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration is greatly expanding the number of people living in the U.S. illegally who are considered a priority for deportation, including people arrested for traffic violations, according to agency documents released Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f09a6d37f9684181b48c1c71e99a2a2cDrunken driver gets 12 years plus in death of police officerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d91af3d337e64c239784a4d2bb71a3a3Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:43:41 GMTGREENSBURG, Pa. (AP) — A man was sentenced Tuesday to at least 12 years in prison on third-degree murder, drunken driving and other charges for a wrong-way crash that killed a western Pennsylvania police officer.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d91af3d337e64c239784a4d2bb71a3a3Graffiti found at 3 popular monuments in Washington, DChttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/37cd9ec17ea645e68e0f197712f64006Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:51:51 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The National Park Service says graffiti has been found at the Lincoln Memorial, the Washington Monument and the World War II Memorial.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/37cd9ec17ea645e68e0f197712f64006Turkish FM: Turkey's military rights still needed in Cyprushttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/89d73fb7297843e08de2485d8f3ff158Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:31:08 GMTNICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — Turkey's right to intervene militarily in Cyprus is still necessary given recent actions that have fanned insecurity among Turkish Cypriots, the country's foreign minister said Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/89d73fb7297843e08de2485d8f3ff158US stocks start week at new highs on deal hopeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3431befe047f4b9c8123b0ac05213112Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:30:16 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Stocks are breaking records again Tuesday as the market resumes its climb after a holiday break. Energy companies are rising with the price of oil. Consumer goods giant Kraft Heinz is falling after it withdrew a $143 billion offer for competitor Unilever, but other food and household goods makers are rising as investors bet Kraft will make an offer for one of those companies instead.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3431befe047f4b9c8123b0ac05213112CSX railroad's top 2 executives retiring this springhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/77757370e7c14f708f22628de03e8ec0Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:39:08 GMTOMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The top two CSX executives plan to retire this spring from the railroad that is in discussions with a hedge fund seeking to install the executive who led Canadian Pacific's turnaround.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/77757370e7c14f708f22628de03e8ec0Deadline to leave pipeline protest camp won't be extendedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a77b13e896d8434b93e150988b511758Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:57:03 GMTBISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The Army Corps of Engineers said it won't extend a Wednesday deadline for Dakota Access oil pipeline opponents to vacate their encampment on federal land in North Dakota.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a77b13e896d8434b93e150988b511758'I Liked My Life' an impressive debut by Abby Fabiaschihttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ea62b23111d84698ac437b93eaf5efb7Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:46:55 GMT"I Liked My Life" (St. Martin's Press), by Abby Fabiaschihttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ea62b23111d84698ac437b93eaf5efb7Deputy: 3 women, 5-year-old boy killed in Mississippihttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/63f16dc3c07843ae95e3489c9ada315eTue, 21 Feb 2017 18:07:26 GMTJACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Investigators say a 5-year-old boy and three of his family members were shot to death at a home in eastern Mississippi.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/63f16dc3c07843ae95e3489c9ada315ePolice say 2 arrested for vandalism at mosques in Arkansashttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e6670e3e548941cf861d8a551c822acbTue, 21 Feb 2017 17:49:30 GMTFORT SMITH, Ark. (AP) — Police say two Fort Smith men have been arrested for vandalizing mosques in the western Arkansas city.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e6670e3e548941cf861d8a551c822acbYoung Cubans make pedal-powered Model T for transport, funhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2a819bd2e1cb49248841452d72253eaeTue, 21 Feb 2017 17:55:04 GMTHAVANA (AP) — In a country where few can afford a car, some Cuban high school students have built a replica of a Model T Ford propelled with pedals instead of a gasoline engine. They've painstakingly acquired and installed thousands of nuts, bolts and used car parts to complete the creation.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2a819bd2e1cb49248841452d72253eaeTrump denounces 'horrible' threats against Jewish centershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/81e859a561df455cad74b547926ca031Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:03:42 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Tuesday denounced recent threats against Jewish community centers as "horrible ... painful" and said more must be done "to root out hate and prejudice and evil."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/81e859a561df455cad74b547926ca031Belfast police find pipe bombs, ammo linked to outlawed INLAhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/caa6a41ce4b74d3db3de4d2347835f04Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:17:49 GMTDUBLIN (AP) — Northern Ireland police say they have seized five pipe bombs and ammunition belonging to an Irish Republican Army splinter group that was supposed to have disarmed in support of the region's peace process.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/caa6a41ce4b74d3db3de4d2347835f04Pastor: Jesus statue vandalized twice at Indianapolis churchhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/590fb1f341fb43a5a702f3bfe17fcfb4Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:38:48 GMTINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A pastor says a statue of Jesus has been vandalized twice this month outside an Indianapolis church.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/590fb1f341fb43a5a702f3bfe17fcfb4Hungary's Berlin film fest winner Enyedi to adapt novelhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7be8f9c423814e06ba92426265eb6121Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:45:58 GMTBUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — The Hungarian director whose "On Body and Soul" won the top award at the Berlin Film Festival says her next project is an adaptation of "The Story of My Wife," a 1942 novel by Hungarian writer and poet Milan Fust.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7be8f9c423814e06ba92426265eb6121Woman rescued after car goes down steep hill, snags in treehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/88824e9a746c4eb8938083762011ed04Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:15:49 GMTMANCHESTER, Ky. (AP) — Rescuers used ropes and a pulley to haul a woman to safety after her car went down a steep hill and snagged in a tree just above a Kentucky creek.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/88824e9a746c4eb8938083762011ed04Follow that horse: German police track manure to culprithttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/94602f0393184c9eb30c2ffd58a9ef11Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:14:32 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Police in Bavaria say they were able to track down a man responsible for a hit-and-run by following the hoof prints and manure left behind by the horse pulling his carriage.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/94602f0393184c9eb30c2ffd58a9ef11Macy's profit falls nearly 13 percent as sales drop as wellhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4e84d5c4324e4a0ea5c66309ee831775Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:58:01 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Macy's, the nation's largest department store chain, says its earnings for the quarter that includes the holiday period dropped nearly 13 percent as results were dragged down by lower sales, store closures and other costs.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4e84d5c4324e4a0ea5c66309ee831775Montenegro's ex-PM accuses Russia of "destructive" politicshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dc0a379fbcd04271bd2efacd70168cd4Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:38:00 GMTPODGORICA, Montenegro (AP) — Montenegro's former prime minister has accused Russia of "destructive" politics in the Balkans following what the country says was a thwarted attempt to overthrow its pro-Western government.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dc0a379fbcd04271bd2efacd70168cd4Los Angeles Lakers fire general manager Mitch Kupchak and put Magic Johnson in charge of basketball operationshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/decd1d3438be4a5abb75a5b36d8692bfTue, 21 Feb 2017 18:23:24 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles Lakers fire general manager Mitch Kupchak and put Magic Johnson in charge of basketball operations.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/decd1d3438be4a5abb75a5b36d8692bfKellogg's unveils Pop-Tarts pizza, tacos at NYC cafehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a864c05870b3440ab8ea456eeb83ab5bTue, 21 Feb 2017 18:02:52 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Pop-Tarts might not just be for breakfast anymore.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a864c05870b3440ab8ea456eeb83ab5bUN says upcoming Syria talks aimed at 'political transition'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b810e83aa8494bf6ab06a6e6817d6099Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:24:07 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — A top adviser to the U.N. envoy for Syria said Tuesday that their "main guidance" for the first Syrian peace talks in 10 months will be a Security Council resolution that calls for a political transition.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b810e83aa8494bf6ab06a6e6817d6099CIA on deadline to argue for interrogation documents secrecyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c79719d64b1048c2804c9d3eb1377805Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:32:34 GMTSPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — A federal judge has given the CIA until March 8 to determine whether it wants to try to keep some records secret about the relationship between the agency and two psychologists hired to develop harsh interrogation methods in the war on terror.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c79719d64b1048c2804c9d3eb1377805Online options for Oscar-nominated flicks expand Tuesdayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b926752e21c3428c9d81f85fda33ddd8Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:24:28 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — More movies and cheaper options arrive online Tuesday for movie fans still needing to catch up on Oscar-nominated flicks.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b926752e21c3428c9d81f85fda33ddd8Man faces life in prison for using bank hostage as shieldhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2afc09d1c31d460baa0c9557b6dde66fTue, 21 Feb 2017 18:02:33 GMTFRESNO, Calif. (AP) — A California man who used a woman he took hostage to shield himself from a spray of bullets fired by officers following a deadly bank robbery and car chase was expected to receive a life sentence Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2afc09d1c31d460baa0c9557b6dde66fOut-of-service commuter train accident near Philly hurts 4http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9c1e0fec40e44b5299e7709ae2b1f7cbTue, 21 Feb 2017 17:40:41 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Officials are investigating an accident involving three out-of-service commuter trains in suburban Philadelphia that injured four people, including a train operator hospitalized in critical condition.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9c1e0fec40e44b5299e7709ae2b1f7cb