FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Mon, 16 Oct 2017 16:50:46 -07:00Wisconsin governor tells NFL players to stop anthem protestshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8cd0b9a53df943498a9ee12ad4665e21Mon, 16 Oct 2017 23:39:10 GMTMADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker says he thinks NFL players should stop protesting during the national anthem and instead speak out against domestic violence.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8cd0b9a53df943498a9ee12ad4665e21Crews search air, water for missing worker after blasthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7f1a814b8dd5467f8029409d5ae12c74Mon, 16 Oct 2017 22:21:21 GMTKENNER, La. (AP) — Authorities searched by air and water Monday for a Texas man who disappeared when an oil and gas platform exploded on a lake near New Orleans. Seven people were injured in the Sunday night blast and fire, including three who were in critical condition, authorities said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7f1a814b8dd5467f8029409d5ae12c74South Dakota man who took guns to anti-Islam event sentencedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd7500ced5b345ecafd6182df3ef06d3Mon, 16 Oct 2017 23:30:41 GMTSIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A South Dakota man who carried guns into an anti-Islam speaking event and livestreamed a Facebook video from outside afterward has been sentenced.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd7500ced5b345ecafd6182df3ef06d3Prosecutors seek 5-year term for ex-Philly district attorneyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bffac8417c7c4cdfb82fe4c9e5ad2026Mon, 16 Oct 2017 22:59:12 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Federal prosecutors are urging a judge to sentence Philadelphia's former top prosecutor to the maximum term of five years in prison in a corruption case.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bffac8417c7c4cdfb82fe4c9e5ad2026First Waco biker trial could have domino effect on othershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/be00fa4babff416380155cfde8f01e35Mon, 16 Oct 2017 22:25:31 GMTWACO, Texas (AP) — Steel barriers and sheriff's deputies surrounded the courthouse in Waco, Texas, in a show of heightened security as the trial began for an alleged leader of the Bandidos biker gang in connection to the deadliest shootout between biker groups in U.S. history.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/be00fa4babff416380155cfde8f01e35Florida candidate: Aliens took me aboard their ship at age 7http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bf269fafc97a4aa5833050a81408744fMon, 16 Oct 2017 23:04:04 GMTMIAMI (AP) — A Florida candidate for Congress said Monday she stands by her claims she was abducted to an alien spaceship at age 7 but that the incident shouldn't detract from what she's done here on Earth since then.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bf269fafc97a4aa5833050a81408744fThe Latest: Venezuela opposition insists vote had problemshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f988cff99ca3485ba54a629ffb843ceaMon, 16 Oct 2017 23:08:24 GMTCARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — The latest on the outcome of and reaction to Venezuela's key regional elections (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f988cff99ca3485ba54a629ffb843ceaTrump campaign faces subpoena in assault lawsuithttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ce09d8f5769245c291d0655b6e5167c5Mon, 16 Oct 2017 22:06:16 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump's presidential campaign has been subpoenaed for records related to past sexual assault allegations against Trump — charges the president on Monday dismissed as "made-up stuff."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ce09d8f5769245c291d0655b6e5167c5The Latest: Israeli leader congratulates Kurz on Austria winhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7ad1177c0bd74fce8425c2d8f5de85cfMon, 16 Oct 2017 21:58:21 GMTVIENNA (AP) — The Latest on Austria's election (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7ad1177c0bd74fce8425c2d8f5de85cfThe Latest: Spain lowers growth forecast amid uncertaintyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ea31963c83f7483fa92cfd9757940f24Mon, 16 Oct 2017 22:32:34 GMTBARCELONA, Spain (AP) — The Latest on the Spain-Catalonia political crisis (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ea31963c83f7483fa92cfd9757940f24The Latest: Judge accepts Bergdahl's guilty pleashttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c176bfaff1b7453faf00b6bf965b880bMon, 16 Oct 2017 21:58:00 GMTFORT BRAGG, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on the court-martial of Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, who walked off his post in Afghanistan (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c176bfaff1b7453faf00b6bf965b880bTrump, McConnell: No matter what people say, we're friendshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/baa8128da1d0454c8beca24386a6be9eMon, 16 Oct 2017 22:03:19 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump and Mitch McConnell reaffirmed their alliance of necessity Monday in a raucous Rose Garden news conference that also underscored their sharp differences. The garrulous president claimed they were longtime friends now closer than ever; the reserved Senate Republican leader allowed that they share goals and speak often.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/baa8128da1d0454c8beca24386a6be9eUS says airstrikes killed "dozens" of militants in Yemenhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b455cd16a9f54d5c91c9dc1fbe3ec52bMon, 16 Oct 2017 21:54:06 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. military said Monday it killed dozens of Islamic State fighters in airstrikes on two training camps in Yemen.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b455cd16a9f54d5c91c9dc1fbe3ec52bFact-checking fake news on Facebook works - just too slowlyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/96d7efa5f9f94a10b131738f9225cd51Mon, 16 Oct 2017 22:04:03 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Facebook's effort to limit the spread of fake news using outside fact-checkers appears to be having an effect — although that finding comes with a major caveat.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/96d7efa5f9f94a10b131738f9225cd51The Latest: About 100 people still reported missing in fireshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/be243f5660584705a2d8d92b1832976eMon, 16 Oct 2017 21:52:10 GMTSANTA ROSA, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on California wildfires (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/be243f5660584705a2d8d92b1832976eLufthansa, 6 others bidding to take over bankrupt Alitaliahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c936033f1d3a42b58cb629f15f65f66dMon, 16 Oct 2017 22:02:04 GMTMILAN (AP) — Lufthansa and Easy Jet are among seven airlines that made binding offers Monday to take over all or part of Alitalia, the Italian carrier that declared bankruptcy in May.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c936033f1d3a42b58cb629f15f65f66dBombardier Inc. to partner with Airbus on C Series programhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a72d0c7c8a6e41bfb0ecc0aec4d70423Mon, 16 Oct 2017 22:33:50 GMTTORONTO (AP) — Canadian plane maker Bombardier has a sold a majority stake in its C Series passenger jet business to European aerospace giant Airbus.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a72d0c7c8a6e41bfb0ecc0aec4d70423Faces of Holocaust victims projected on Prague synagoguehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ade22f0a5d7242238d406482bb9040fcMon, 16 Oct 2017 21:53:09 GMTPRAGUE (AP) — Prague's Jewish Museum has launched a new project to honor the victims of the Holocaust.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ade22f0a5d7242238d406482bb9040fcArrests of current, ex Honolulu officers tied to fed probehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9681312288694f2797efba5ed8a06556Mon, 16 Oct 2017 22:52:31 GMTHONOLULU (AP) — A Honolulu police officer and retired major arrested by the FBI over the weekend in a corruption case were expected to appear Monday in federal court.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9681312288694f2797efba5ed8a06556The Latest: Catalan leader calls jailing of 2 'bad news'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9c25d6cabf2e412dbac0db44c85c967dMon, 16 Oct 2017 21:52:57 GMTBARCELONA, Spain (AP) — The Latest on the Spain-Catalonia political crisis (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9c25d6cabf2e412dbac0db44c85c967dTrump says predecessors didn't honor fallen; response heatedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/898b0d11bb474270a142d15d38a58b4dMon, 16 Oct 2017 22:51:16 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — For U.S. presidents, meeting the families of military personnel killed in war is about as wrenching as the presidency gets. President Donald Trump's suggestion Monday that his predecessors fell short in that duty brought a visceral reaction from those who witnessed those grieving encounters.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/898b0d11bb474270a142d15d38a58b4dFatal clever attack resembles 1999 attack at same househttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dacb923128444979a74fb6104a2d9e0fMon, 16 Oct 2017 22:51:35 GMTBURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — The fatal cleaver stabbing of a man's wife and the wounding of his mother-in-law at his Vermont house has drawn comparisons to another cleaver attack at the house nearly two decades ago.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dacb923128444979a74fb6104a2d9e0fSpain lowers 2018 growth forecast from 2.6 to 2.3 percent amid political uncertainty in Cataloniahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e4e75f47839c409eb966006105c47e1fMon, 16 Oct 2017 22:09:44 GMTMADRID (AP) — Spain lowers 2018 growth forecast from 2.6 to 2.3 percent amid political uncertainty in Catalonia.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e4e75f47839c409eb966006105c47e1fWhat cosmic crash confirmed: Einstein was as good as goldhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e80ae1a5a59f41599b3e5d657fc2bcd5Mon, 16 Oct 2017 22:03:15 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — When two extremely dense neutron stars crashed together in a distant galaxy, astronomers struck scientific gold, confirming previously unproven theories, including some from Albert Einstein.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e80ae1a5a59f41599b3e5d657fc2bcd5The Latest: Search continues for man missing from platformhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fe396b562e154ba0970a97f8acf91856Mon, 16 Oct 2017 21:49:10 GMTKENNER, La. (AP) — The Latest on the oil rig explosion near New Orleans (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fe396b562e154ba0970a97f8acf91856Court jails 2 Catalan independence leaders in sedition probehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b48480b693c249d0b845090a9b72dc8dMon, 16 Oct 2017 23:16:18 GMTBARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Spain's confrontation with its independence-seeking region of Catalonia intensified Monday when a judge ordered the leaders of two pro-independence groups jailed while they are investigated on possible sedition charges for organizing demonstrations before the region's disputed secession vote.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b48480b693c249d0b845090a9b72dc8dVenezuela opposition looks for answers after election losshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c89d45970e1747998b4d9e82965b4846Mon, 16 Oct 2017 22:06:25 GMTCARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Voting sites were shifted to distant neighborhoods with rampant crime. Ballots featured the faces of opposition candidates who lost in primaries. The government-stacked National Electoral Council denied monitoring accreditation to one of Venezuela's most important independent observers.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c89d45970e1747998b4d9e82965b4846Rates on US Treasury bills climb at weekly auctionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a6af624370a24d76bd9a93e512035e58Mon, 16 Oct 2017 21:58:10 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Interest rates on short-term Treasury bills rose in Monday's auction with rates on six-month bills climbing to their highest level in nine years.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a6af624370a24d76bd9a93e512035e58Elton John ending Las Vegas residency in 2018http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c959c06129424fd2ac6f820b5fc21debMon, 16 Oct 2017 23:00:59 GMTLAS VEGAS (AP) — Elton John will be pushing back from his piano at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas for the last time next year.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c959c06129424fd2ac6f820b5fc21debCorrection: Las Vegas Shooting storyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cdbe683c9b444c7bab5676db4a6968baMon, 16 Oct 2017 23:15:15 GMTLAS VEGAS (AP) — In an Oct. 13 story and The Latest report about the investigation of a Las Vegas shooting that killed and injured concert-goers Oct. 1, The Associated Press reported erroneously that the body of shooter Stephen Paddock was being sent to Stanford University for study. Clark County spokesman Dan Kulin said Monday that multiple forensic analyses will be performed at Stanford on Paddock's brain, and the rest of Paddock's body is being kept at a secure location.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cdbe683c9b444c7bab5676db4a6968baWoman accused of killing son, using tiki oil to burn homehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9f629ce1719c48afb5c446d0f883bf4eMon, 16 Oct 2017 21:55:23 GMTMERIDEN, Conn. (AP) — A woman accused of suffocating her 8-year-old son before using tiki torch oil to set her Connecticut home on fire last year has had her bond set at $1 million in a North Carolina court.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9f629ce1719c48afb5c446d0f883bf4eCourt documents provide details in Honolulu corruption casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ae657b4653164ecb9d15c6c20cba7a92Mon, 16 Oct 2017 23:45:55 GMTHONOLULU (AP) — A Honolulu police officer conspired with others to alter evidence and provide false information to federal officials in a peculiar case involving a mailbox stolen from the home of the former department chief, according to court documents filed Monday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ae657b4653164ecb9d15c6c20cba7a92Minnesota Somalis mourn, pray for those impacted by bombinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/83825babbae94121bc59c7e881fede5dMon, 16 Oct 2017 22:22:27 GMTMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Members of Minnesota's large Somali community said Monday they are heartbroken and grieving but searching for ways to help after the weekend bombing in Somalia that killed more than 300 people.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/83825babbae94121bc59c7e881fede5dWarrant: Atlanta woman put toddlers in oven, turned it onhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d94c5db5588247d4a13cb21889e64893Mon, 16 Oct 2017 23:40:22 GMTATLANTA (AP) — A warrant says an Atlanta woman put her two young sons in an oven and turned it on.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d94c5db5588247d4a13cb21889e64893The Latest: Court papers describe police mailbox conspiracyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ae2fe2aaf48748fd873758df1bcfd48bMon, 16 Oct 2017 23:18:17 GMTHONOLULU (AP) — The Latest on arrests of current and former Honolulu police officers (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ae2fe2aaf48748fd873758df1bcfd48b2 killed when commuter train hits car stuck on trackshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7dca51122e364f32b817b60e288a77e1Mon, 16 Oct 2017 22:33:16 GMTPOMPANO BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A commuter train hit and killed two people whose car got stuck on the tracks in Florida.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7dca51122e364f32b817b60e288a77e1Though off field, 5 college cheerleaders to protest anthemhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ae224f0d33c1458aa659e714dc40dd2bMon, 16 Oct 2017 23:00:21 GMTKENNESAW, Ga. (AP) — Five cheerleaders at a college in Georgia are vowing to kneel in the stadium tunnel when the national anthem is played at Saturday's homecoming game, moved off the field by their university after an earlier protest.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ae224f0d33c1458aa659e714dc40dd2bBox Office Top 20: 'Happy Death Day' parties at No. 1http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/98415f1502b94ea482afc06343e451afMon, 16 Oct 2017 22:21:41 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Driven by younger audiences, the small-budget horror thriller "Happy Death Day" opened this weekend in the top spot at the box office with $26 million, while "Blade Runner 2049" slid into second place in its second weekend in theaters with $15.5 million.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/98415f1502b94ea482afc06343e451afCounty duo Big & Rich to perform at Las Vegas benefithttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f5bb5c28c96b4f878d254c9d61fbd2baMon, 16 Oct 2017 23:13:51 GMTLAS VEGAS (AP) — Event organizers say the American country duo Big & Rich is returning to the Las Vegas stage this week for a concert to benefit people affected by the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f5bb5c28c96b4f878d254c9d61fbd2baPassenger says Delta crew stopped her from singing anthemhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/84c59a9609bf4f8db185fd56d4a95661Mon, 16 Oct 2017 21:46:36 GMTSAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — A Georgia physician said her plan to honor a fallen soldier by singing the U.S. national anthem aboard a Delta Air Lines plane carrying the soldier's casket was stopped by a flight attendant who told her it would violate company policy.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/84c59a9609bf4f8db185fd56d4a95661Robert Fairchild ends ballet career with confetti, flowershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d7cd09f424a14f32a0f5d3c696c2bedaMon, 16 Oct 2017 22:12:51 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Silvery confetti has rained down on the stage at New York City Ballet for dancer Robert Fairchild, who ended his ballet career by handing out roses to each of his fellow dancers.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d7cd09f424a14f32a0f5d3c696c2bedaAP Source: Spurs, Aldridge agree on extensionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ef9dfb1b82db42afb08a5e07e911c833Mon, 16 Oct 2017 23:20:16 GMTLaMarcus Aldridge and the San Antonio Spurs have at times seemed an ill-fitting pair, with a player who spent nine years in another franchise before landing with Gregg Popovich not always looking comfortable in the NBA's most well-established system.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ef9dfb1b82db42afb08a5e07e911c833Any questions? Trump wants to talk. Again.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a159ce8a30f0494aa1c81c85102214efMon, 16 Oct 2017 23:09:27 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Reporters were seated in the White House briefing room awaiting an appearance by press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders on Monday when a call went out over a loudspeaker to head to the Rose Garden. There was no time to lose: President Donald Trump wanted to talk. Again.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a159ce8a30f0494aa1c81c85102214efProducers guild starts process to expel Harvey Weinsteinhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/95fb78aa537846b7a301d38867da7b37Mon, 16 Oct 2017 22:32:59 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — In an unprecedented move, the Producers Guild of America has voted unanimously to institute termination proceedings for Harvey Weinstein on disciplinary grounds.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/95fb78aa537846b7a301d38867da7b37Better weather gives leg up to crews on California wildfireshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f5e1adfb591042b4a79b9a57c4ec72dfMon, 16 Oct 2017 21:58:55 GMTSANTA ROSA, Calif. (AP) — The winds eased, some of the smoke began to clear and the forecast Monday offered a tantalizing chance of rain to thousands of firefighters trying to corral the wildfires that have laid waste to the nation's most celebrated wine-making region.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f5e1adfb591042b4a79b9a57c4ec72dfThe Latest: Storm blamed for odd odors on British flightshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/abbe35ef66de439ab2f5be1bc6b27defMon, 16 Oct 2017 23:44:28 GMTLONDON (AP) — The latest on how the weakened remnants of Hurricane Ophelia are affecting Ireland and the U.K. (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/abbe35ef66de439ab2f5be1bc6b27defTrump raises possibility of withdrawing drug czar nomineehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cacf947d0e7b45c79758fd552bdc94b4Mon, 16 Oct 2017 22:52:40 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Monday raised the possibility of withdrawing his nomination of Republican Rep. Tom Marino to be the nation's drug czar following reports that the lawmaker played a key role in passing a bill weakening federal authority to stop companies from distributing opioids.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cacf947d0e7b45c79758fd552bdc94b4The Latest: Venezuelan opposition figure accepts ballot losshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/91125cf616694c419fe961a6227c688fMon, 16 Oct 2017 21:48:52 GMTCARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — The latest on the outcome of and reaction to Venezuela's key regional elections (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/91125cf616694c419fe961a6227c688fGovernor blames media for immigration flap with sheriffshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b084a89957b2431682e4c37569a64b22Mon, 16 Oct 2017 23:40:13 GMTAUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Outspoken Maine Republican Gov. Paul LePage says the media fanned the flames in a flap with sheriffs over his directive they should hold immigrants without warrants and is calling news organizations "the most horrible organizations on the earth."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b084a89957b2431682e4c37569a64b22North Korea says 'a nuclear war may break out any moment'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d64f9c81937647a395186400db2140f9Mon, 16 Oct 2017 23:22:32 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — North Korea's deputy U.N. ambassador warned Monday that the situation on the Korean peninsula "has reached the touch-and-go point and a nuclear war may break out any moment."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d64f9c81937647a395186400db2140f9