FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Wed, 28 Sep 2016 08:37:21 -07:00Yellen defends tougher banking regulationshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/84b7dfab70694ed49ad317a9b2c8d7baWed, 28 Sep 2016 14:17:06 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen says the financial health of the nation's banking system has strengthened considerably since the 2008 financial crisis, in part because of tougher regulations passed by Congress in 2010.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/84b7dfab70694ed49ad317a9b2c8d7baOwner of Malaysia's Proton shortlists 5 bids for equity salehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7e58890de0fb42769a3dcf4e27c5afcfWed, 28 Sep 2016 14:07:46 GMTKUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — The owner of Malaysian national carmaker Proton said Wednesday it has shortlisted five potential foreign partners for a tie-up that includes an equity sale aimed at reviving the loss-making company.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7e58890de0fb42769a3dcf4e27c5afcfThe Latest: Top Dem says Russia behind DNC hackinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7882cfa4f67c42669b7c645a367136b3Wed, 28 Sep 2016 14:05:04 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on FBI Director James Comey's testimony to Congress (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7882cfa4f67c42669b7c645a367136b3Police shoot, kill man in San Diego area; protesters gatherhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/711fd0c4fc1a4b69890f4bbf5b2d1e41Wed, 28 Sep 2016 14:04:39 GMTEL CAJON, Calif. (AP) — A black man reportedly acting erratically at a strip mall in suburban San Diego was shot and killed by police after pulling an object from his pocket, pointing it at officers and assuming a "shooting stance," authorities said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/711fd0c4fc1a4b69890f4bbf5b2d1e41Police: Cash, apparent drugs found in suspect's homehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8273e1eee5f043268084c2256850776bWed, 28 Sep 2016 15:06:44 GMTRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A search warrant shows investigators found a bag containing a white powder that appeared to be drugs and more than $1,700 in cash in the Raleigh home of a man killed in a shootout last month with police.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8273e1eee5f043268084c2256850776bThe Latest: John Warner says Trump disrespects militaryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/41bdc2b784d64e7bb965dcebb3df7d2bWed, 28 Sep 2016 14:08:58 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. presidential election (all times EDT):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/41bdc2b784d64e7bb965dcebb3df7d2bGerman officials probe alleged vote fraud in Jewish electionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7243a07a078945b4b9c0aa553a23280eWed, 28 Sep 2016 14:06:16 GMTBERLIN (AP) — German prosecutors have opened an investigation into allegations of vote-rigging in an election for Berlin's Jewish community parliament.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7243a07a078945b4b9c0aa553a23280eCadillac's newest sedan, the CT6, provides smooth ridehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9302445c94c549bd8cfff394a1f305b3Wed, 28 Sep 2016 14:36:46 GMTCadillac's newest and biggest luxury sedan, the 2016 CT6, is roomy, stylish and surprisingly agile and comes with innovative features such as cameras that can record the car's surroundings, even when the driver isn't there.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9302445c94c549bd8cfff394a1f305b3Shimon Peres witnessed Israel's history, and shaped ithttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/96f60138bc284c8d9a5ea9ebf93edbe3Wed, 28 Sep 2016 14:30:35 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — At every corner of Israel's tumultuous history, Shimon Peres was there.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/96f60138bc284c8d9a5ea9ebf93edbe3Fired officer apologizes for racial slur on social mediahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f20cb37c6e3145a09d7d5243020c1dfeWed, 28 Sep 2016 14:00:19 GMTMCKEESPORT, Pa. (AP) — A white Pennsylvania police officer who was fired for a social media post that included a racial slur is apologizing.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f20cb37c6e3145a09d7d5243020c1dfePolice: Former Florida bank employee stole nearly $700,000http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1895dda4287446999725b3c097f61df5Wed, 28 Sep 2016 14:58:29 GMTOCALA, Fla. (AP) — Authorities in Florida say a former bank employee is accused of stealing almost $700,000 from her aunt and customers.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1895dda4287446999725b3c097f61df5Savvy strategy for betting on a fad also considers its endhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8b4d636e58a148748e0bd9c067c74157Wed, 28 Sep 2016 14:32:58 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — When a product is hot, it can look like a surefire bet for an entrepreneur tempted to jump on the trend. A savvy strategy, though, takes into account what to do when the fad goes pfffft.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8b4d636e58a148748e0bd9c067c74157Takata sells auto interiors unit as recall costs risehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/11fd5a9b1e54434bb6689cad6cd3d1b3Wed, 28 Sep 2016 14:21:59 GMTDETROIT (AP) — Troubled air bag maker Takata Corp. of Japan is selling its automotive interior trim and seating material operation, raising cash as its inflator recall costs continue to mount.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/11fd5a9b1e54434bb6689cad6cd3d1b3Officials: US to send more troops to Iraq to help with Mosulhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ecedd2b4afed475f823bed3590f44a6fWed, 28 Sep 2016 14:24:32 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is preparing to send more troops to Iraq to help reclaim the city of Mosul from the Islamic State group, U.S. officials said Wednesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ecedd2b4afed475f823bed3590f44a6fMoore goes before ethics panel on gay marriage orderhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8f2347e9b3494204ac5de56d43cae4d9Wed, 28 Sep 2016 14:56:17 GMTMONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore appeared before a judicial discipline panel Wednesday to answer accusations that he tried to block gay couples from marrying in the Deep South state.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8f2347e9b3494204ac5de56d43cae4d9The Latest: Michelle Obama featured in Clinton TV adhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fc8c493eb84f454291a3311607497378Wed, 28 Sep 2016 15:04:53 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. presidential election (all times EDT):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fc8c493eb84f454291a3311607497378The Latest: Boater might have been handling repairs himselfhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/de372f3c92db43a089a28dd0a80be3deWed, 28 Sep 2016 13:54:38 GMTBOSTON (AP) — The Latest on the mystery surrounding a man who was rescued at sea after floating for a week on a life raft (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/de372f3c92db43a089a28dd0a80be3deLin-Manuel Miranda to host 'Saturday Night Live'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1ec1ebe6f5054d078e6ac1a78cf2392fWed, 28 Sep 2016 14:11:26 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Alexander Hamilton is coming to "Saturday Night Live."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1ec1ebe6f5054d078e6ac1a78cf2392fJury views legislative testimony in New Jersey bridge trialhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/73d3ef60152446b3b2b8855de499bf92Wed, 28 Sep 2016 14:12:50 GMTNEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Jurors in the George Washington Bridge lane-closing trial are seeing video of one of the defendants testifying before a New Jersey legislative committee in 2013.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/73d3ef60152446b3b2b8855de499bf92Shark attack survivor campaigns for sharks at UN meetinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/13e2fc69d44a47108c48d6471037f9a4Wed, 28 Sep 2016 14:08:11 GMTJOHANNESBURG (AP) — A medal-winning Paralympian from South Africa lost part of his right leg in a great white shark attack a decade ago. This week, he is an ambassador for sharks at a U.N. wildlife conference.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/13e2fc69d44a47108c48d6471037f9a4French government plans tax cuts in its 2017 budgethttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/208c7581de6347b88d3537cfdecf9df5Wed, 28 Sep 2016 13:56:20 GMTPARIS (AP) — The French government has presented a 2017 budget plan that includes 1 billion euros ($1.1 billion) in tax cuts expected to benefit 5 million low and middle-income households.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/208c7581de6347b88d3537cfdecf9df5Top US diplomat to visit an increasingly isolated Venezuelahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b66ff157680a4542b70c61096e51ea6dWed, 28 Sep 2016 14:17:45 GMTCARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — President Nicolas Maduro says a top U.S. State Department official will soon visit Venezuela in a bid to ease tensions between the two nations.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b66ff157680a4542b70c61096e51ea6dHonda says Takata air bag ruptured in Malaysia crash, 1 deadhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d114c40144054140b7cf46a94c51212fWed, 28 Sep 2016 14:32:21 GMTKUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Japanese automaker Honda said Wednesday a Takata air bag ruptured in a crash in Malaysia which killed the driver, in the fifth such case in the country.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d114c40144054140b7cf46a94c51212fAir rage incident reported by airlines on the risehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/918ae99c2bbc4d9ab3242d6bbf3e127cWed, 28 Sep 2016 15:03:55 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Incidents of unruly passengers on planes are increasing, and more effective deterrents are needed to tackle the problem, a global airline trade group said Wednesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/918ae99c2bbc4d9ab3242d6bbf3e127cApple to create London HQ at Battersea Power stationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b142fc35d09642f88e1e637e02dfd977Wed, 28 Sep 2016 15:04:28 GMTLONDON (AP) — Perhaps it was the guarantees on power supply?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b142fc35d09642f88e1e637e02dfd977Fact sheet: 2016 Cadillac CT6http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7b1bec3c2f8d4157bd13a98e83a64d05Wed, 28 Sep 2016 14:22:47 GMT2016 Cadillac CT6 Platinum AWDhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7b1bec3c2f8d4157bd13a98e83a64d05Teen sues police, Taser over stun-gun-induced heart attackhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/26cede25835540aaba7e5c7892eb895fWed, 28 Sep 2016 13:56:43 GMTINDEPENDENCE, Mo. (AP) — A Missouri teenager is suing after a police officer used a stun gun on him during a traffic stop, causing him to suffer a heart attack.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/26cede25835540aaba7e5c7892eb895fRussian foreign minister says Dutch-led criminal investigation into MH17 crash "biased and politically motivated"http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/492b2777a6cc419d9c66dde40ff0f1c8Wed, 28 Sep 2016 14:36:00 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — Russian foreign minister says Dutch-led criminal investigation into MH17 crash "biased and politically motivated"http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/492b2777a6cc419d9c66dde40ff0f1c8Mickelson promises prepared US team at Ryder Cuphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/20c75bd51d1245048e49933f2f2a27f1Wed, 28 Sep 2016 13:59:54 GMTCHASKA, Minn. (AP) — Phil Mickelson criticized another Ryder Cup captain in explaining why this American team at least will be prepared to play its best.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/20c75bd51d1245048e49933f2f2a27f1Air rage incidents reported by airlines on the risehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bd2cc8df1b924e20a78ada9e0fb80d83Wed, 28 Sep 2016 14:58:20 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A global airline trade group says the number of incidents of unruly passengers on planes is increasing, and it's calling for more effective deterrents.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bd2cc8df1b924e20a78ada9e0fb80d83Bank at Wells Fargo? Here are 4 things you should do soonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e509393fc02040b48e0ccaf273f11a6dWed, 28 Sep 2016 14:35:20 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Attention, Wells Fargo customers: It's time to sit down and make sure no funny business went on with your accounts.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e509393fc02040b48e0ccaf273f11a6dFBI director: Database coming on police use of deadly forcehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1ca1b7cdd7ed495b8e2f4bed6a58f288Wed, 28 Sep 2016 15:02:18 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The FBI will have up and running within two years a database that tracks instances of police use of deadly force, FBI Director James Comey told lawmakers Wednesday at a congressional hearing that reflected the sustained political interest in the Hillary Clinton email investigation.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1ca1b7cdd7ed495b8e2f4bed6a58f288Deal reached to keep US government running, help Flinthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/37f2555e69f643f9b23e71a70d6e635aWed, 28 Sep 2016 15:00:19 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Congressional leaders have broken a stalemate over money to address the Flint, Michigan, water crisis, clearing the way Wednesday for a spending bill needed to keep the government running until December. The spending measure also would provide long-delayed money to fight the Zika virus and help Louisiana rebuild from last month's disastrous floods.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/37f2555e69f643f9b23e71a70d6e635aThe Latest: 300 mountain homes threatened by California firehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2adc8fa43c924d778714b2d4d60ec7f6Wed, 28 Sep 2016 14:35:12 GMTMORGAN HILL, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on California wildfires (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2adc8fa43c924d778714b2d4d60ec7f65 jihadi suspects arrested in Spain, Belgium, Germanyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1ae16892e92c46ad8038a8bdae33b2e5Wed, 28 Sep 2016 14:28:42 GMTMADRID (AP) — Police in Spain, Belgium and Germany on Wednesday arrested five people suspected of forming a cell that spread propaganda and sought to recruit militants for the Islamic State armed group, officials said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1ae16892e92c46ad8038a8bdae33b2e5The Latest: Serbia to seek more EU aid for migrant handlinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6db24a8f38124235b0ef111eb0670e0cWed, 28 Sep 2016 14:04:09 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — The Latest on the flow of migrants into Europe (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6db24a8f38124235b0ef111eb0670e0cUnheralded NC Democrat's surge threatens GOP's Burrhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/25bc3b79712d48c08fa39553599e93d3Wed, 28 Sep 2016 13:57:40 GMTRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Little-known former Democratic state legislator Deborah Ross is counting on public anger over the GOP political takeover of North Carolina to help her upset two-term U.S. Senator Richard Burr, a victory that could also help hand control of the U.S. Senate back to Democrats.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/25bc3b79712d48c08fa39553599e93d3Vermont man lost at sea was suspect in grandfather's killinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/da5e2fa3e3a145f697b60eee871aea9eWed, 28 Sep 2016 13:57:34 GMTBOSTON (AP) — A 22-year-old man rescued in the Atlantic after floating on a life raft for a week had been a suspect in the 2013 slaying of his grandfather, deepening the mystery surrounding his ordeal and the apparent death of his mother at sea.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/da5e2fa3e3a145f697b60eee871aea9eConservative group honors officers in Freddie Gray casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ddd23a1706cd482bb99605894a4f27baWed, 28 Sep 2016 13:57:51 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The conservative Media Research Center has honored the Baltimore police officers who were charged but not convicted in the 2015 death of a young black man whose fatal neck injury in the back of a police van touched off riots in the city.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ddd23a1706cd482bb99605894a4f27baStage musical to be made from 1988 film 'Madame Sousatzka'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fe41ed8936f144cd9520097800b364cbWed, 28 Sep 2016 14:11:13 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A musical based on the 1988 Shirley MacLaine film "Madame Sousatzka" is hoping it can make it to Broadway.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fe41ed8936f144cd9520097800b364cbStock indexes edge higher in early tradinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/32dd78abf1a142369cf48d903d2257e5Wed, 28 Sep 2016 14:28:01 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stock markets are slightly higher in a quiet start to Wednesday trading as energy companies rise with the price of oil. Phone and utility companies are slipping. Beer makers AB InBev and Molson Coors are rising after SABMiller's shareholders approved the $103 billion deal that will combine InBev with SABMiller, forming the world's largest brewe.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/32dd78abf1a142369cf48d903d2257e5The Latest: Coach not guilty in death of 12-year-old NY boyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1ee6859396b54d3e8d5d61ce945ae4bbWed, 28 Sep 2016 14:57:47 GMTCANTON, N.Y. (AP) — The Latest on the murder case against a black former college soccer coach in New York (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1ee6859396b54d3e8d5d61ce945ae4bbThe Latest: Chemical board drafts West Virginia spill reporthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f4ee898e16e1405e92b92c8155f77b8bWed, 28 Sep 2016 14:31:48 GMTCHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. Chemical Safety Board releasing its report on the 2014 West Virginia chemical spill (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f4ee898e16e1405e92b92c8155f77b8bGlobal wildlife meeting approves ban on trade in pangolinshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/33134ed682744087824f5df8971ac7c5Wed, 28 Sep 2016 14:56:49 GMTJOHANNESBURG (AP) — The pangolin is described as the most heavily trafficked mammal in the world. The nocturnal, ant-eating animal got a much-needed boost Wednesday at a U.N. wildlife conference that approved a ban on trade in all eight species of Asian and African pangolins.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/33134ed682744087824f5df8971ac7c5Afghan official: Airstrike hits house, killing 13 civilianshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b5b5d4098b8047398b2176aac4d84ab2Wed, 28 Sep 2016 14:14:07 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — An airstrike hit a residential building in eastern Afghanistan early Wednesday, killing 13 civilians, an Afghan official said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b5b5d4098b8047398b2176aac4d84ab2Djokovic withdraws from China Open because of injuryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7b2dede121d44e158eca9a231f829809Wed, 28 Sep 2016 14:36:42 GMTBELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — Novak Djokovic says he has withdrawn from the China Open because of an elbow injury.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7b2dede121d44e158eca9a231f829809The Latest: Pope mourns loss of Israel's Pereshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c45232b3d484426bb827234ea050fa1fWed, 28 Sep 2016 14:58:57 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — The Latest on the death of former Israeli President and Prime Minister Shimon Peres (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c45232b3d484426bb827234ea050fa1fKerry threatens to cut off all contacts with Russia over Syria, unless Russian and Syrian bombardment of Aleppo endshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c4e3ef64a1e14506a8eba96389a12f4fWed, 28 Sep 2016 15:03:28 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Kerry threatens to cut off all contacts with Russia over Syria, unless Russian and Syrian bombardment of Aleppo ends.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c4e3ef64a1e14506a8eba96389a12f4fJapan PM promotes Shinkansen 'bullet' train to Singaporehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/29c454ac1df3450b9500b9f7b21d015cWed, 28 Sep 2016 14:21:26 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has used a meeting with his Singaporean counterpart to promote Japan's Shinkansen "bullet" train technology for use in a planned high-speed railway linking Singapore and Malaysia.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/29c454ac1df3450b9500b9f7b21d015cPenn State offers course focusing on Trump ahead of electionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e36b24705054405c956e15f0101c210dWed, 28 Sep 2016 15:01:16 GMTSTATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — Penn State is dedicating an entire course this fall to one person: Donald Trump.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e36b24705054405c956e15f0101c210d