FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 01 Sep 2015 00:57:07 -07:00Rioters rampage against residence law in northeast India, 01 Sep 2015 07:36:13 GMTGAUHATI, India (AP) — Rioters went on a rampage in the northeast Indian state of Manipur overnight, setting fire to the homes of seven lawmakers to protest new legislation defining who can claim to be from the northeastern Indian state of Manipur, police said Tuesday. launches 'virtual classroom' for students anywhere, 01 Sep 2015 05:18:31 GMTBOSTON (AP) — The newest classroom at Harvard's business school has no desks or chairs. Instead, the professor teaches facing a towering digital screen that stretches from wall to wall, filled with the live video feeds of up to 60 students tuned in from their computers. Angeles poised to vote on 2024 Olympic plan, 01 Sep 2015 06:03:01 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — A month after Boston's bid for the 2024 Olympic Games collapsed, Los Angeles appears on the verge of stepping in as the replacement U.S. candidate. paints doomsday scene of global warming in Alaska, 01 Sep 2015 07:11:58 GMTANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — President Barack Obama is painting a doomsday scenario for the Arctic and beyond if climate change isn't dealt with fast: entire nations submerged underwater, cities abandoned and refugees fleeing in droves as conflict breaks out across the globe. factory indexes ebb in new sign of economic weakness, 01 Sep 2015 04:52:11 GMTHONG KONG (AP) — Chinese manufacturing showed further signs of weakness in August, adding to evidence of an inexorable slowdown in the world's No. 2 economy despite recent government efforts to support growth. adult smoking rate dips to 17 percent, 01 Sep 2015 04:01:00 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A new government report says the smoking rate for U.S. adults continues to fall. man with life sentence for pot offenses to be freed, 01 Sep 2015 05:39:06 GMTJEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — A Missouri man sentenced to life without parole for marijuana-related offenses is set to be released from prison. Lives Matter movement experiencing growing pains, 01 Sep 2015 07:12:36 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Hundreds of Black Lives Matter activists, black and white, marched outside the Minnesota State Fair this weekend, hoping to bring attention to the deaths of African-Americans at the hands of police. Gov. Kasich opposes changing name of Mount McKinley, 01 Sep 2015 07:02:40 GMTCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio Gov. John Kasich said Monday that he disagrees with President Barack Obama's decision to rename Mount McKinley as Denali, the traditional Alaska Native name. swipe card with porn star image sells out in 4 hours, 01 Sep 2015 06:20:41 GMTTAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — A special edition swipe card for Taiwan's mass transit featuring the clothed image of a Japanese porn star sold out within hours overnight via a telephone hotline, despite a storm of opposition. Canha hits 3-run HR as Athletics beat Angels 11-5, 01 Sep 2015 06:01:16 GMTOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Mark Canha hit a three-run homer, Jake Smolinski's three-run double highlighted a decisive third inning and the Oakland Athletics beat the Los Angeles Angels 11-5 on Monday in another quirky night at the Coliseum when part of the outfield wall fell down and delayed the game. tells Fallon he might 'go nuclear' in next debate, 01 Sep 2015 04:04:24 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Chris Christie says he's thinking of taking a more aggressive approach during the next Republican presidential primary debate.'s ruling party in unprecedented electoral contest, 01 Sep 2015 06:52:40 GMTSINGAPORE (AP) — Singapore's political parties officially started campaigning Tuesday for general elections in which, for the first time in the island-nation's history, the ruling People's Action Party faces contests in all available seats. in History, 01 Sep 2015 04:00:45 GMTToday is Tuesday, September 1, the 244th day of 2015. There are 121 days left in the year. bomber attacks tribal police in Pakistan, killing 4, 01 Sep 2015 07:34:08 GMTPESHAWAR, Pakistan (AP) — A Pakistani Taliban suicide bomber blew himself up near a vehicle carrying an area commander of the tribal police in northwest Pakistan on Tuesday, killing four people and wounding at least 52, authorities said. birthdays for the week of Sept. 6-12, 01 Sep 2015 05:00:57 GMTSept. 6: Comedian JoAnne Worley is 80. Country singer David Allan Coe is 76. Singer-bassist Roger Waters (Pink Floyd) is 72. Actress Swoosie Kurtz is 71. Comedian-actress Jane Curtin is 68. Country singer Buddy Miller is 63. Drummer Joe Smyth of Sawyer Brown is 58. Actor-comedian Jeff Foxworthy is 57. Actor-comedian Michael Winslow ("Police Academy") is 57. Guitarist Pal Waaktaar of A-ha is 54. News correspondent Elizabeth Vargas is 53. Country singer Mark Chesnutt is 52. Actress Rosie Perez is 51. Singer Macy Gray is 48. Singer CeCe Peniston is 46. Singer Darryl Anthony (Az Yet) is 46. Singer Dolores O'Riordan (The Cranberries) is 44. Actor Idris Elba is 43. Actress Anika Noni Rose is 43. Singer Nina Persson (The Cardigans) is 41. Actress Naomie Harris ("Pirates of the Caribbean" movies) is 39. Rapper Noreaga is 38. Rapper Foxy Brown is 37. Actress Lauren Lapkus ("Orange Is the New Black") is 30. Singer Max George of The Wanted is 27. in officer attack had history of mental illness, 01 Sep 2015 07:27:41 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — A man charged with murder in the ambush of a suburban Houston sheriff's deputy had a history of mental illness and was once declared mentally incompetent, according to authorities and his former attorney. anti-dolphin-hunt activist arrested in Japan, 01 Sep 2015 06:29:09 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Anti-dolphin-hunt campaigner Ric O'Barry was being held in western Japan on Tuesday after being arrested the previous night for not carrying his passport. Court rules against clerk in gay marriage case, 01 Sep 2015 06:52:34 GMTMOREHEAD, Ky. (AP) — The Supreme Court on Monday ruled against the Kentucky county clerk who has refused to issue same-sex marriage licenses, and the clerk will arrive at work Tuesday morning to face her moment of truth. Weapons found at scene of Oklahoma family slaying, 01 Sep 2015 05:07:10 GMTTULSA, Okla. (AP) — Newly released documents say weapons and protective gear were recovered from the home where an Oklahoma couple and their three children were killed last month. on US Open: Nadal deals with dehydration, bad stomach, 01 Sep 2015 04:51:03 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The latest on the U.S. Open (all times local): search premises of Turkish opposition business group, 01 Sep 2015 07:07:52 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey's state-run news agency says police are searching the premises of a business and media group known to be close to a U.S.-based Muslim cleric whom the government accuses of trying to destabilize it. Ukraine, 141 still hospitalized after violent protests, 01 Sep 2015 07:29:31 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — Ukrainian police say 141 people remain hospitalized after a nationalist protest in Kiev turned violent, with 10 of the injured in serious condition. hits Phoenix _ flash floods, slowed air travel, 01 Sep 2015 07:42:08 GMTPHOENIX (AP) — Monsoon storms hit the Phoenix area Monday night that knocked out power to thousands, slowed air travel, and caused flash flooding that stranded motorists., aides stressed protecting State Dept info in email, 01 Sep 2015 07:11:15 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton and her aides at the State Department were acutely aware of the need to protect sensitive information when discussing international affairs over email and other forms of unsecure electronic communication, according to the latest batch of messages released by the agency from Clinton's tenure as secretary of state. antenna atop Trump tower closes streets in Toronto, 01 Sep 2015 04:03:02 GMTTORONTO (AP) — Police have closed off a number of blocks in Toronto's downtown financial district because of an unstable antenna on the Trump International Hotel and Tower Toronto. could scrap Olympic logo over plagiarism allegation, 01 Sep 2015 06:17:20 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Tokyo Olympic organizers are expected to scrap the logo for the 2020 Games on Tuesday following another allegation its Japanese designer might have used copied materials in presentations of the design.'s 2-run single lifts Rockies over Diamondbacks, 5-4, 01 Sep 2015 04:26:53 GMTDENVER (AP) — Ben Paulsen hit a two-out, two-run single and the Colorado Rockies rallied for four runs in the bottom of the ninth to beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 5-4 on Monday night. surf pounds Hawaii as hurricane skirts to the north, 01 Sep 2015 07:38:32 GMTHILO, Hawaii (AP) — Big surf began to pick up around Hilo on Hawaii's Big Island Monday evening as weakening Hurricane Ignacio moved to the north of the state with 100 mph winds. euro economy may get bigger push from central bank, 01 Sep 2015 06:36:08 GMTFRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — When is a trillion euros not enough? Could be soon, in Europe's shaky economy. shuts down rail traffic for westward-bound migrants, 01 Sep 2015 07:42:31 GMTBUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Hungarian authorities are stopping all trains from leaving Budapest's main train terminal in an effort to prevent migrants from using it to leave for Austria and Germany. urges lawmakers to speak out for young people, 01 Sep 2015 06:56:55 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — Oscar-winning actor and U.N. goodwill ambassador Forest Whitaker urged world lawmakers on Monday to speak out to help former child soldiers in Uganda, South Sudan and Myanmar, gang members in Mexico and the United States, and orphans in Syria and other countries. stalls show shifting face of North Korean economy, 01 Sep 2015 05:42:35 GMTPYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — Street stalls that offer North Koreans a place to spend — or make — money on everything from snow cones to DVDs are flourishing in Pyongyang and other North Korean cities, modest but growing forms of private commerce in a country where capitalism is officially anathema. during Israeli raid to arrest militant in West Bank, 01 Sep 2015 06:01:40 GMTRAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) — An Israeli raid to arrest a senior Hamas operative in the West Bank turned into a gunbattle Monday night, leaving several wounded in the clashes. parade draws Putin, but few other major world leaders, 01 Sep 2015 07:43:23 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Russian leader Vladimir Putin, South Korean President Park Geun-hye and U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-moon shine at the top of China's guest list at this week's grand commemorations of the 70th anniversary of Japan's defeat in World War II. After them, the wattage gets pretty low. Deputy shoots man suspected of stalking wrestler, 01 Sep 2015 07:01:40 GMTORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A deputy fearing for his life shot a man who authorities say had been stalking a female wrestler, wounding him Monday outside a World Wrestling Entertainment training facility in central Florida, authorities said. shares fall on bleak China manufacturing data, 01 Sep 2015 06:07:30 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Asian shares fell Tuesday as gloomy manufacturing data from China and weak investment figures in Japan augured further uncertainty for investors after a brutal August. recognize mentally ill buried in unmarked graves, 01 Sep 2015 06:10:35 GMTAPPLETON, Wis. (AP) — For almost 80 years, no one is thought to have visited Peter Gauslin's grave. based on real-life horror breaks records in Argentina, 01 Sep 2015 04:01:53 GMTBUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Arquimides Puccio seemed to neighbors like a pious, conservative and obsessively tidy man. Several times a day, he'd sweep the sidewalk in front of his home in an upper-class Buenos Aires neighborhood. to weigh death sentence for man in Jewish site killings, 01 Sep 2015 05:33:31 GMTOLATHE, Kan. (AP) — Jurors who convicted a white supremacist of killing three people at Jewish sites in suburban Kansas City will begin hearing more evidence Tuesday before deciding whether to recommend a death sentence. Tips: Windows 10 privacy settings worth checking, 01 Sep 2015 07:11:57 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Microsoft's new Windows 10 system offers more personalization than before, but it also collects more data than people might be used to on PCs, from contacts and appointments to their physical location and even Wi-Fi passwords. facing execution for girl's 1989 kidnapping, rape, death, 01 Sep 2015 05:21:30 GMTST. LOUIS (AP) — The U.S. Supreme Court is considering final appeals from a man scheduled to be executed Tuesday in Missouri for the kidnapping, rape and stabbing death of a 15-year-old girl more than two decades ago., Thai journalists acquitted of defaming Thai navy, 01 Sep 2015 04:20:45 GMTPHUKET, Thailand (AP) — An Australian journalist and his Thai colleague were acquitted Tuesday in a criminal defamation lawsuit filed by Thailand's navy over an online news report about the trafficking of refugees from Myanmar. bomber attacks tribal police in Pakistan, killing 3, 01 Sep 2015 05:38:08 GMTPESHAWAR, Pakistan (AP) — A government official says a suicide bomber has attacked a vehicle carrying an area commander of the tribal police in northwest Pakistan, killing three people and wounding at least 35. shuts down Rangers, hits RBI single in 7-0 Padres win, 01 Sep 2015 04:58:42 GMTSAN DIEGO (AP) — Tyson Ross held Texas to three hits in seven innings and hit an RBI single, and the San Diego Padres won 7-0 on Monday night, handing the Rangers just their third loss in 10 games. Pot more a habit for college students than cigarettes, 01 Sep 2015 06:01:28 GMTMore U.S. college students are making a habit of using marijuana, which has supplanted cigarettes as the smoke-able substance of choice among undergraduates who light up regularly, a study released Tuesday found. Francis asks bullied Chicago girl to sing for him, 01 Sep 2015 06:55:30 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Pope Francis, speaking Monday from the Vatican via satellite to people in three American cities, asked a teenage girl to sing for him as he sought prayers for his upcoming trip to the United States. Alaska, Obama depicts stark future without climate action, 01 Sep 2015 06:22:10 GMTANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Submerged countries, abandoned cities and floods of refugees await the world barring urgent action on climate change, President Barack Obama warned Monday, painting a doomsday scenario as he opened a historic visit to Alaska. Supreme Court weighing final appeals of death row inmate, 01 Sep 2015 05:19:20 GMTST. LOUIS (AP) — The latest on the scheduled execution of Missouri inmate Roderick Nunley, who was convicted of kidnapping, raping and killing a 15-year-old girl in Kansas City in 1989 (all times local): beat Giants 5-4 in 14 innings on Gonzalez's single, 01 Sep 2015 07:49:06 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Adrian Gonzalez singled in the winning run with the bases loaded in the 14th inning, lifting the Los Angeles Dodgers over the San Francisco Giants 5-4 early Tuesday in the opener of a crucial series between the NL West's top two teams.