FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Sat, 29 Aug 2015 00:21:24 -07:00Harrison RBI single lifts Pirates over Rockies 5-3http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b65805983d9d41539f110f330585784cSat, 29 Aug 2015 02:33:03 GMTPITTSBURGH (AP) — Pinch-hitter Josh Harrison singled home Francisco Cervelli with the go-ahead run in the eighth inning and the Pittsburgh bullpen continued its hot streak in the Pirates' 5-3 victory over the Colorado Rockies on Friday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b65805983d9d41539f110f330585784cCarter's cancer rekindles memories of 1980 Olympic boycotthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7d8273b8e7dc46e2b22686a38a60f155Sat, 29 Aug 2015 07:11:34 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Thirty-five years after his hopes for a gold medal were dashed by Jimmy Carter's boycott of the Moscow Olympics, Craig Beardsley is at peace.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7d8273b8e7dc46e2b22686a38a60f155The Latest: For Richards-Ross, 'bitter, bittersweet' returnhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ae712a5e83404dfc8dde34cff0688f50Sat, 29 Aug 2015 03:57:22 GMTBEIJING (AP) — The Latest from the IAAF world championships (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ae712a5e83404dfc8dde34cff0688f50Experts say tough talk on China overlooks economic realitieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6a89cdbc86644e6cabd2ad71dadf19e8Sat, 29 Aug 2015 07:15:34 GMTCHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — If there was ever a week for the Republican presidential candidates to talk tough on China, this was it. Spurred by the stock market's wild ride, they lashed out at the world's most populous nation.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6a89cdbc86644e6cabd2ad71dadf19e8Dominica prime minister says Erika leaves 20 deadhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2d3825cb2eac4e65bc3e2ff88eff848eSat, 29 Aug 2015 03:12:39 GMTSANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (AP) — A weakening Tropical Storm Erika drenched Haiti and the Dominican Republic on Friday after leaving a trail of destruction that killed at least 20 people and left another 31 missing on the small eastern Caribbean island of Dominica, authorities said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2d3825cb2eac4e65bc3e2ff88eff848eKershaw strikes out 14 in Dodgers' 4-1 win over Cubshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e5bf7752721446c488d34107cc7ad890Sat, 29 Aug 2015 05:38:14 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — There's no personal statistic that impresses Clayton Kershaw much, including leading the major leagues with 236 strikeouts.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e5bf7752721446c488d34107cc7ad890Smith sharp as Chiefs rout Titans 34-10 in preseason gamehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ba0f69b5aa6f42fd9f7a099f786677f2Sat, 29 Aug 2015 03:55:22 GMTKANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Chiefs' Alex Smith knows exactly how much weight Titans quarterback Marcus Mariota feels as the first-round pick tries to turn around the fortunes of Tennessee.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ba0f69b5aa6f42fd9f7a099f786677f2Nunez homers, Twins take opener against Astros 3-0http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df4f7bfe2ab041319da44a5d432cf6acSat, 29 Aug 2015 04:13:39 GMTMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — For much of the season, the Minnesota Twins bullpen was falling short in the American League arms race.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df4f7bfe2ab041319da44a5d432cf6acEaton closes in on decathlon gold at worlds; Relays starthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/43463419fc77475daa237a217f1b0e19Sat, 29 Aug 2015 05:06:23 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Ashton Eaton is closing in on another decathlon world title, and keeping the world record in sight, too.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/43463419fc77475daa237a217f1b0e19Greek election could result in new, big coalition govthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f263ae38f97d49f484c8b2032fdd4d95Sat, 29 Aug 2015 06:24:28 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece's outgoing prime minister, Alexis Tsipras, is banking on his popularity to win a national election next month and strengthen his grip on power after purging his radical left Syriza party of dissenters.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f263ae38f97d49f484c8b2032fdd4d95Nationals fall behind early, lose to Marlins 4-3http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f8a847d635c24165b2070224d06b055aSat, 29 Aug 2015 03:31:11 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Martin Prado and Marcell Ozuna homered off Washington starter Max Scherzer, and the Miami Marlins built a three-run lead and held on to beat the Nationals 4-3 on Friday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f8a847d635c24165b2070224d06b055aSecretary of state charged with theft, money launderinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8830409cb45642daaad5ac978b59c583Sat, 29 Aug 2015 02:50:17 GMTSANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico's Democratic attorney general on Friday charged Republican Secretary of State Dianna Duran with embezzlement, fraud, money laundering and campaign finance violations, further widening a rift between the two over enforcement of the state's laws governing campaigns.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8830409cb45642daaad5ac978b59c583The Latest: Eaton leads by 131 after 7 events in decathlonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ee53187372134b559dc4cd2cf2209ed8Sat, 29 Aug 2015 03:38:37 GMTBEIJING (AP) — The Latest from the IAAF world championships (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ee53187372134b559dc4cd2cf2209ed8Today in Historyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/55c56b78879a4d658f64116e1d2ee8caSat, 29 Aug 2015 04:00:12 GMTToday is Saturday, August 29, the 241st day of 2015. There are 124 days left in the year.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/55c56b78879a4d658f64116e1d2ee8caThe Latest: Jamaica advances fastest in both 4x100 relayshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4db6802f11f14b0ca168ebf06ed6d51fSat, 29 Aug 2015 04:48:00 GMTBEIJING (AP) — The Latest from the IAAF world championships (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4db6802f11f14b0ca168ebf06ed6d51fThousands gather for rally urging Malaysian leader to quithttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/33cf0d1c25b848d5ac6ae3a3f7db6d51Sat, 29 Aug 2015 06:28:23 GMTKUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Defying authorities, thousands of Malaysians wearing yellow T-shirts and blowing horns began gathering Saturday in Kuala Lumpur for a major rally to demand the resignation of embattled Prime Minister Najib Razak.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/33cf0d1c25b848d5ac6ae3a3f7db6d51After TV slaying, reporter's dad finds voice on gun controlhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2319289cada24f9a8114e888ceac768dSat, 29 Aug 2015 06:58:52 GMTCOLLINSVILLE, Va. (AP) — Andy Parker's resolve to fight for gun control formed in the hours after his daughter was shot and killed on live television. In his first interviews after the tragedy, he briefly mentioned the issue as he eulogized Alison. By Friday, he was pledging a full-scale fight for tougher gun laws on national TV.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2319289cada24f9a8114e888ceac768dTropical storm weakens, but leaves 20 dead in Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ff092be1684849bfb5d7e45477de3ac7Sat, 29 Aug 2015 04:08:18 GMTSANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (AP) — Tropical Storm Erika was losing its punch as it drenched Haiti and the Dominican Republic early Saturday, but it left devastation in its path, killing at least 20 people and leaving another 31 missing on the small eastern Caribbean island of Dominica, authorities said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ff092be1684849bfb5d7e45477de3ac7White supremacist takes stand in Jewish site shootingshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4db6bc54f7704810a71a379264c08f11Sat, 29 Aug 2015 02:39:05 GMTOLATHE, Kan. (AP) — A white supremacist charged with killing three people at Jewish sites in suburban Kansas City spent more than two hours Friday telling jurors how he planned the attacks and is sorry he didn't kill more people.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4db6bc54f7704810a71a379264c08f11Goldschmidt homers in Diamondbacks' 6-4 win over A'shttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/42cd5fdbd9e54160ab180b666f6506e8Sat, 29 Aug 2015 04:53:19 GMTPHOENIX (AP) — Pinch-hitter Aaron Hill's double produced the go-ahead run in the seventh inning off Oakland ace Sonny Gray, Paul Goldschmidt homered and the Arizona Diamondbacks rallied for a 6-4 victory over the Athletics on Friday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/42cd5fdbd9e54160ab180b666f6506e8Afghan official: Taliban kill 8 police officers in attackshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2712709097cf4a7aa5b3eed430469f1cSat, 29 Aug 2015 06:44:57 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — An Afghan official says at least eight police officers have been killed in separate attacks by Taliban insurgents in eastern Afghanistan.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2712709097cf4a7aa5b3eed430469f1cThe Latest: Matej Toth wins 50-kilometer walk at worldshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c3793ab29f9649d89b4e6d5493fac467Sat, 29 Aug 2015 03:19:24 GMTBEIJING (AP) — The Latest from the IAAF world championships (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c3793ab29f9649d89b4e6d5493fac467Salinas, Earthquakes beat 10-man Galaxy for 4th straight winhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0e08576e70e74d64aee9f1becfe8a459Sat, 29 Aug 2015 05:08:43 GMTSAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Shea Salinas scored on a header in the first half and the San Jose Earthquakes beat the 10-man Los Angeles Galaxy 1-0 in the California Clasico on Friday night for their fourth straight victory.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0e08576e70e74d64aee9f1becfe8a459The Latest: Gatlin on Bolt: 'I hope he's tired, too'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eba376efa38d4cb3b71543b04c8f45f5Sat, 29 Aug 2015 05:09:42 GMTBEIJING (AP) — The Latest from the IAAF world championships (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eba376efa38d4cb3b71543b04c8f45f5Guest lineups for the Sunday news showshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c8aec8e911dc4827a85b7fb346bd4103Sat, 29 Aug 2015 07:18:03 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c8aec8e911dc4827a85b7fb346bd4103Stafford, Bortles shine as Lions beat Jaguars 22-17http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f1aa4303426047a483c252404dd37499Sat, 29 Aug 2015 04:13:44 GMTJACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Matthew Stafford didn't even need Calvin Johnson to carve up the Jacksonville Jaguars.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f1aa4303426047a483c252404dd37499Police: Construction crooner found dead in apparent suicidehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/027038cc541e4d96b305c561b578a6bcSat, 29 Aug 2015 04:18:40 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A karaoke-loving ironworker who briefly became a New York sensation for his serenades from a subway construction site has been found dead in an apparent suicide, a month after he disappeared from his Queens neighborhood, police said Friday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/027038cc541e4d96b305c561b578a6bcBrady throws 2 INTs, 1 TD, Patriots beat Panthers 17-16http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6613f4ffe8384e73b00cdc8397126bd1Sat, 29 Aug 2015 03:35:47 GMTCHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — At least for one series Tom Brady looked like Tom Brady again.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6613f4ffe8384e73b00cdc8397126bd1Swihart hits inside-the-park HR in 10th, Bosox end Mets' runhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/301363c3e9b348c8a548a5e0f08c59c7Sat, 29 Aug 2015 03:42:39 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Blake Swihart hit an inside-the-park home run in the 10th inning and the Boston Red Sox stopped the New York Mets' seven-game winning streak, holding on for a 6-4 victory Friday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/301363c3e9b348c8a548a5e0f08c59c7Barge tips, vehicles fall into Victoria harborhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d66a0d5329244a4794183a350f893818Sat, 29 Aug 2015 03:07:30 GMTVICTORIA, British Columbia (AP) — British Columbia's Ministry of Environment says a barge has tipped in Victoria's harbor, dumping as many as 20 vehicles into the water.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d66a0d5329244a4794183a350f893818Vin Scully to return for record 67th year with Dodgershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9d699e8c082b4f87ac872cf0cc90e4eaSat, 29 Aug 2015 03:38:27 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — The voice of summer in Los Angeles plans to return next year.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9d699e8c082b4f87ac872cf0cc90e4eaStarr urges independent probe of Ukwuachu sex assault casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a53f8e1df61943a08ffbb5cba9b627b4Sat, 29 Aug 2015 03:27:56 GMTWACO, Texas (AP) — Baylor University President Ken Starr is proposing an independent investigation of the athletic department's handling of the sexual assault complaint against defensive end Sam Ukwuachu.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a53f8e1df61943a08ffbb5cba9b627b47 killed, 2 injured in China paper mill accidenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/184ebbc0c1ed44399952678f25beb984Sat, 29 Aug 2015 02:47:16 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Seven workers were killed and two injured after exposure to poisonous gasses at a paper mill in central China, authorities said Saturday, in the latest in a spate of deadly accidents to strike the country involving dangerous chemicals.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/184ebbc0c1ed44399952678f25beb984Survivor's husband recounts story before gunfire eruptedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/da86fae82f944bc0ba543e9d91916a06Sat, 29 Aug 2015 06:53:00 GMTROANOKE, Va. (AP) — The chamber of commerce official who was answering questions about her community on live TV when gunfire erupted said she never saw the gunman walk up to the group.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/da86fae82f944bc0ba543e9d91916a06Hawaii awaits hurricane while still recovering from rainhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bcb0aab2e8614fae801cb3836e92e3e3Sat, 29 Aug 2015 02:39:19 GMTHONOLULU (AP) — Hurricane Ignacio is expected to continue to strengthen through the weekend and come close to the Hawaiian Islands early next week.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bcb0aab2e8614fae801cb3836e92e3e3NFL Capsuleshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9fdac9001d31438bbdfa394c3bb3f961Sat, 29 Aug 2015 03:16:11 GMTCHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Tom Brady overcame two early interceptions to lead his first touchdown drive of the preseason as the New England Patriots beat the Carolina Panthers 17-16 on Friday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9fdac9001d31438bbdfa394c3bb3f961Hamels strikes out 10, Rangers beat Orioleshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0fdd6c47f0f34921b9d52f6c77d68589Sat, 29 Aug 2015 02:55:52 GMTARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Cole Hamels delivered his best performance yet for the Texas Rangers, striking out 10 in eight innings Friday night during a 4-1 win over the Baltimore Orioles.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0fdd6c47f0f34921b9d52f6c77d68589Tomlinson lines game-winning single as Giants beat Cardinalshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/56ad33cff3114cf084b087f64f20c25bSat, 29 Aug 2015 05:35:38 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Rookie Kelby Tomlinson lined a bases-loaded single up the middle with one out in the ninth against previously unbeaten Kevin Siegrist, and the San Francisco Giants topped the Cardinals 5-4 on Friday night to snap St. Louis' five-game winning streak.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/56ad33cff3114cf084b087f64f20c25bSeager, Gutierrez homer, Walker goes 6 1-3 in M's 2-0 winhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dd733b9bbd3a4c71987b33413a17a08cSat, 29 Aug 2015 03:19:16 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Kyle Seager and Franklin Gutierrez both had three hits and a homer and Taijuan Walker allowed three hits before leaving with an injury in the seventh inning as the Seattle Mariners beat the Chicago White Sox 2-0 on Friday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dd733b9bbd3a4c71987b33413a17a08cSheriff's deputy fatally shot in Houston while pumping gashttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3dfbb5082199438db1d90ba9ae661562Sat, 29 Aug 2015 07:14:02 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — A sheriff's deputy in uniform was shot and killed Friday night while filling up his patrol car at a suburban Houston gas station, according to authorities.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3dfbb5082199438db1d90ba9ae6615627 killed, 2 injured in poison exposure at China paper millhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1ee4ffe127ee4204b2ee805016981989Sat, 29 Aug 2015 03:22:07 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Seven workers were killed and two injured after exposure to poisonous gasses at a paper mill in central China, authorities said Saturday, in the latest in a spate of deadly accidents to strike the country involving dangerous chemicals.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1ee4ffe127ee4204b2ee805016981989Blue Jays hit 3 HRs in 5-3 win over Tigershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d6ceda62ef114ea690c57412576c2f38Sat, 29 Aug 2015 02:59:51 GMTTORONTO (AP) — A full house welcomed the surging Blue Jays home from an eight-game road trip, roaring with approval at another big win for the AL East leaders.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d6ceda62ef114ea690c57412576c2f38Gregorius has 6 RBIs, Yankees roll to 15-4 win over Braveshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f4964c07d143414aab6a2b4f72d7e97cSat, 29 Aug 2015 03:06:32 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Didi Gregorius drove in a career-high six runs, Brian McCann hit a three-run homer in his return to Atlanta and the New York Yankees shook off a scoring slump to beat the Braves 15-4 on Friday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f4964c07d143414aab6a2b4f72d7e97cObama: US-Israel ties will improve after Iran deal in placehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/db6815e9ea7f4acd967e7d91c9cd8387Sat, 29 Aug 2015 07:17:13 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is comparing tensions between the U.S. and Israel over the Iranian nuclear deal to a family feud and says he expects quick improvements in ties between the longtime allies once the accord is implemented.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/db6815e9ea7f4acd967e7d91c9cd8387Iran deal gives Sen. Durbin a shot at political redemptionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/495e5a66464648e7aa15b61d38abca25Sat, 29 Aug 2015 07:07:21 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — For all its fraught politics and geopolitical import, the Iran nuclear agreement offers something very personal for Sen. Dick Durbin of Illinois: a chance at political redemption.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/495e5a66464648e7aa15b61d38abca25Eaton closes in on decathlon gold at worlds; Toth wins walkhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5d0065b118d7492bb77f00088ca0c0eeSat, 29 Aug 2015 03:52:15 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Ashton Eaton is closing in on another decathlon world title, and keeping the world record in sight, too.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5d0065b118d7492bb77f00088ca0c0eeResidents across Gulf remember Katrina's might, recoveryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2bb97f9b18f04648bd1b86aaadd6cec3Sat, 29 Aug 2015 06:58:00 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — With prayer and the somber ringing of church bells and the uplifting sounds of brass bands and music, residents across Mississippi and Louisiana Saturday will pay homage to those who died in Hurricane Katrina, thank those who came to rebuild and celebrate how far the region has come from that devastating day when the hurricane struck.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2bb97f9b18f04648bd1b86aaadd6cec3Officials urge residents to stay prepared tropical stormhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/29bb28c216834a71939788fe29c5938eSat, 29 Aug 2015 06:50:42 GMTST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Tropical Storm Erika may be getting weaker, but Florida officials still want residents to be prepared.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/29bb28c216834a71939788fe29c5938eJungmann, Santana lead Brewers over Redshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/21b9b0151fa645c6ac2a53c2eeddfc46Sat, 29 Aug 2015 03:14:56 GMTMILWAUKEE (AP) — Taylor Jungmann pitched six strong innings and fellow rookie Domingo Santana homered to lead the Milwaukee Brewers to a 5-0 victory over the Cincinnati Reds on Friday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/21b9b0151fa645c6ac2a53c2eeddfc46Kennedy, Padres fall to Phillies, 7-1http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a3c2643b90d846c79c3f57b7346e66baSat, 29 Aug 2015 02:53:04 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Ian Kennedy continued to pitch well in August, but the Padres' offense couldn't generate enough offense to back him.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a3c2643b90d846c79c3f57b7346e66ba