FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 24 Aug 2016 09:12:01 -07:00American University president says militants attack campus in Afghan capital, 24 Aug 2016 15:44:26 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — American University president says militants attack campus in Afghan capital. Latest: General says no one swayed him in Bergdahl case, 24 Aug 2016 15:38:35 GMTFORT BRAGG, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on a pretrial hearing in the legal case against Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl (all times local): entomologist returns moth library book 60 years late, 24 Aug 2016 15:01:20 GMTLINTON, Ind. (AP) — A Purdue University entomology professor has returned a copy of "The Moths of the Limberlost" that he checked out 60 years ago at age 8. challenging Md. congressional districts moving forward, 24 Aug 2016 15:46:21 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A group of Maryland residents challenging the state's 2011 redrawing of its congressional districts have won a court victory. of Russian man charged with hacking comes to close, 24 Aug 2016 15:47:11 GMTSEATTLE (AP) — Federal prosecutors and defense lawyers will make their closing arguments Wednesday in the trial of a Russian man charged with hacking into U.S. businesses to steal credit card information. recalls over 88K vehicles due to stalling problem, 24 Aug 2016 15:52:07 GMTDETROIT (AP) — Ford is recalling more than 88,000 cars and SUVs in North America because the engines can stall without warning due to a fuel pump problem. Latest: Russia concerned over Turkish entry into Syria, 24 Aug 2016 15:41:34 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — The Latest developments in the civil war in Syria (all times local): No train or tunnel at search site for Nazi train, 24 Aug 2016 15:34:12 GMTWARSAW, Poland (AP) — Explorers' great hopes for finding a legendary Nazi "gold train" in Poland appeared dashed Wednesday when, after digging extensively, they admitted they have found "no train, no tunnel" at the site. breaks US record: 521 days in space and counting, 24 Aug 2016 15:08:35 GMTCAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — An astronaut has set a U.S. record for most time spent in space. delivering Chinese food is fatally shot during robbery, 24 Aug 2016 16:03:10 GMTWATERBURY, Conn. (AP) — Police say a woman delivering Chinese food in Connecticut has been shot and killed during a robbery. earthquake kills dozens, reduces towns to rubble, 24 Aug 2016 16:07:11 GMTAMATRICE, Italy (AP) — A strong earthquake in central Italy reduced three towns to rubble as people slept early Wednesday, killing at least 73 people and injuring hundreds more as rescue crews raced to dig out survivors with bulldozers and their bare hands., leftist rebels putting final touches on peace deal, 24 Aug 2016 15:38:03 GMTBOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — Colombia's president said Wednesday that government negotiators and leftist rebels are putting the final touches on a peace deal that they hope to announce in the coming hours. Belafonte hoping to lead a change with new festival, 24 Aug 2016 15:34:46 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Harry Belafonte feels America has lost its moral compass, and culture can help gain it back. and Japan seek emergency UN meeting on North Korea test, 24 Aug 2016 15:29:32 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — The United States says it has requested an emergency meeting of the U.N. Security Council along with Japan on the latest North Korean missile launch. Latest: Lawyer says boiled water attack not about hate, 24 Aug 2016 15:23:22 GMTATLANTA (AP) — The Latest on the trial of a man accused of pouring boiled water on a sleeping gay couple (all times local):, 14, accused of killing grandma during fight over school, 24 Aug 2016 15:31:10 GMTHARBORCREEK, Pa. (AP) — A 14-year-old Pennsylvania boy has been charged with fatally shooting his grandmother during an argument over school. to decide if men in wrong burial plots should be moved, 24 Aug 2016 15:53:18 GMTPROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — A Rhode Island town is asking a court to decide whether the bodies of two men buried in the wrong plots should be exhumed and moved. coal towns hit by layoffs due money for growth, 24 Aug 2016 15:00:51 GMTHUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — Officials say 29 projects in nine Appalachian states and in Texas are being funded by nearly $39 million from a federal initiative aimed at stimulating economic development in U.S. communities hard hit by coal industry layoffs. diplomat's son petitioning Va. governor for pardon, 24 Aug 2016 15:20:57 GMTDILLWYN, Va. (AP) — A German diplomat's son convicted of murder is petitioning Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe for an "absolute pardon" and parole based largely on blood analysis. earthquake shakes central Myanmar, 24 Aug 2016 15:30:51 GMTYANGON, Myanmar (AP) — A powerful earthquake shook Myanmar on Wednesday, killing at least three people and damaging nearly a hundred ancient Buddhist pagodas in the former capital of Bagan, a major tourist site, officials said. hopes '22' highway sign won't be as coveted as M-22, 24 Aug 2016 15:51:11 GMTGLEN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Thieves have been stealing highway signs that mark a popular road in Michigan's northern Lower Peninsula. Latest: Livestreaming glitch during oil lease sale, 24 Aug 2016 15:06:52 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Latest on federal oil lease sale (all times local): man pleads not guilty in slaying of Lebanese neighbor, 24 Aug 2016 15:34:07 GMTTULSA, Okla. (AP) — A Tulsa man has pleaded not guilty to first-degree murder and hate crime charges in the killing of his Lebanese neighbor. changes little in strength in Atlantic, 24 Aug 2016 15:15:37 GMTMIAMI (AP) — Tropical Storm Gaston is changing little in strength as it moves in the Atlantic. denies bond for man held in 5 Alabama killings, 24 Aug 2016 15:03:40 GMTMOBILE, Ala. (AP) — A judge is refusing bond for a Mississippi man accused of killing five people and an unborn child in Alabama. say US drone strike kills 5 al-Qaida suspects, 24 Aug 2016 15:34:25 GMTSANAA, Yemen (AP) — Yemeni witnesses say five suspected al-Qaida militants were killed in an alleged U.S. drone strike in southern Yemen. Right Now: US stocks edge lower at midday, 24 Aug 2016 16:02:01 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in global financial markets (all times local): underway at American University in Afghan capital, 24 Aug 2016 15:53:28 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The president of the American University in the Afghan capital says a militant attack is underway on the campus. Amusement Ride Safety story, 24 Aug 2016 15:54:09 GMTNASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — In a story Aug. 22 about the lack of unified regulation for amusement park rides, The Associated Press erroneously reported which states have no laws regulating the industry. Montana was omitted from the list, which also includes Alabama, Mississippi, Nevada, Wyoming, and Utah. It also incorrectly included South Dakota, which passed a law requiring inspections in 2014., other devices can help prevent hot car deaths, 24 Aug 2016 16:06:45 GMTDETROIT (AP) — Hot cars are a danger to children, particularly in a sweltering summer like this one. There are some devices on the market — built into cars as well as child seats — that can help prevent kids from being left behind. in Texas face greatest pregnancy-related death risk, 24 Aug 2016 16:06:39 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — A state health report shows that black women face the greatest risk for pregnancy-related death in Texas. Korean submarine missile launch shows improved ability, 24 Aug 2016 15:42:54 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A ballistic missile fired from a North Korean submarine on Wednesday flew about 500 kilometers (310 miles), the longest distance achieved by the North for such a weapon, Seoul officials said, putting all of South Korea, and possibly parts of Japan, within its striking distance. Libyan government to present new Cabinet, 24 Aug 2016 15:15:32 GMTBENGHAZI, Libya (AP) — Libya's U.N.-backed government will present a new Cabinet for approval by the internationally recognized parliament based in the east after the lawmakers gave it a vote of no confidence. in cross-border operation to free IS-held Syrian town, 24 Aug 2016 15:11:36 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — After a pre-dawn barrage of heavy artillery and airstrikes, Turkish tanks and special forces pushed into Syria on Wednesday in a U.S.-backed assault aiming to retake a border town from Islamic State militants and contain Kurdish expansion. It marked the NATO member's most significant military involvement so far in the Syria conflict. Hole airport sees record-breaking passenger numbers, 24 Aug 2016 15:19:58 GMTJACKSON, Wyo. (AP) — Officials say there has been record-breaking ridership on commercial jets touching down at Wyoming's Jackson Hole Airport this summer.'s Central Bank bans 9 local banks from trading forex, 24 Aug 2016 15:23:33 GMTLAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — Nigeria's Central Bank has banned nine local banks from trading in foreign exchange, accusing them of withholding $2.1 billion in government funds and "round-tripping" to profit from a devalued naira currency. Cyborgs fight for their rights in 'Deus Ex', 24 Aug 2016 15:21:56 GMTIn the 1970s, "The Six-Million-Dollar Man" had all us kids fantasizing about the cool bionic parts we'd all be getting one day. Super-speedy legs? An arm that can punch through brick walls? An eye with a built-in zoom lens? Who wouldn't want to be Steve Austin? home sales fell in July amid inventory shortage, 24 Aug 2016 15:49:23 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — US homebuyers pulled back in July, as sales declined amid a shortage of available properties and steadily rising prices. Timbuktu residents felt shame after sites destroyed, 24 Aug 2016 15:06:18 GMTTHE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — By reducing historic mausoleums in Timbuktu to dusty piles of rubble, Islamic extremists desecrated holy sites, leaving residents ashamed and impoverished, a lawyer said Wednesday at the trial of the man accused of leading the destruction. donors to Clinton Foundation met with her at State, 24 Aug 2016 15:26:56 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — More than half the people outside the government who met with Hillary Clinton while she was secretary of state gave money — either personally or through companies or groups — to the Clinton Foundation. It's an extraordinary proportion indicating her possible ethics challenges if elected president. some US schools, resistance to ending corporal punishment, 24 Aug 2016 15:57:13 GMTTwo licks with a wooden paddle in the principal's office was the price 11-year-old Kaley Zacher, of Dexter, Georgia, paid for ignoring warnings about falling behind in her school work. Latest: Pence blames both parties for manufacturing woes, 24 Aug 2016 15:46:59 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. presidential race (all times EDT): Latest: A road into Yellowstone not likely to reopen, 24 Aug 2016 15:44:49 GMTYELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK, Wyo. (AP) — The Latest on wildfires burning in the West (all times local): land from Burt's Bees founder is new national monument, 24 Aug 2016 15:20:47 GMTPORTLAND, Maine (AP) — President Barack Obama on Wednesday declared a new national monument in northern Maine on 87,000 acres donated by the founder of Burt's Bees, fulfilling conservationist Roxanne Quimby's goal of gifting the land during the 100th anniversary of the National Park Service. calls on Turkey to be patient in Gulen case, 24 Aug 2016 15:53:25 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — U.S. Vice President Joe Biden called on Turkish authorities to be patient with the U.S. legal system as Turkey seeks the return of a cleric accused of masterminding last month's failed military coup. Carolina Democrats drop presidents' names from dinner, 24 Aug 2016 15:46:30 GMTCOLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The South Carolina Democratic Party will rename its annual Jefferson-Jackson Dinner after the upcoming fundraiser in September, making it the latest state party to distance itself from the slave-owning presidents who are considered the party's founders. dies after car hits crowd at outdoor Ohio concert, 24 Aug 2016 15:54:23 GMTPARMA HEIGHTS, Ohio (AP) — One of nine people hurt when a car slammed into a crowd at an outdoor concert near Cleveland has died. sets record with more than 2 million foreign tourists, 24 Aug 2016 15:21:35 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — More than 21.3 million tourists visited Washington last year, with both domestic and international visitors setting records, the tourism bureau for the nation's capital announced Wednesday. Latest: Trump unveils Wisconsin women coalition, 24 Aug 2016 15:34:16 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. presidential race (all times EDT): to be honored by Clive Davis for songwriting, 24 Aug 2016 15:04:44 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Pharrell has a new reason to be "Happy."