FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Fri, 30 Sep 2016 06:43:53 -07:00Netherlands summons Russian envoy over MH17 probe criticismhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/87d31a4229dc4060b20d23fbea7f1a5aFri, 30 Sep 2016 13:02:24 GMTTHE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — The Netherlands has summoned Russia's ambassador to complain about Russian criticism of the Dutch public prosecutor's office over the probe into the 2014 downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/87d31a4229dc4060b20d23fbea7f1a5aDuterte 'happy to slaughter' drug suspects; mentions Hitlerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f2b411ce79e547119f70aed322e5c063Fri, 30 Sep 2016 13:39:32 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte raised the rhetoric over his bloody anti-crime war to a new level Friday, comparing it to Hitler and the Holocaust and saying he would be "happy to slaughter" 3 million addicts.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f2b411ce79e547119f70aed322e5c063Kvitova overpowers 4th seed Halep to reach Wuhan Open finalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d8891738adc341d2958e0a880732e200Fri, 30 Sep 2016 12:51:32 GMTWUHAN, China (AP) — Former champion Petra Kvitova of the Czech Republic overpowered fourth-seeded Simona Halep of Romania 6-1, 6-2 on Friday to advance to the final of the Wuhan Open.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d8891738adc341d2958e0a880732e2005 cars that stood out at the Paris auto showhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fab8c2d0dca64f90a3f5235ca4c3c010Fri, 30 Sep 2016 12:35:48 GMTPARIS (AP) — An obscenely powerful hybrid sports car, a family-friendly SUV with enough space for seven adults, and an electric vehicle that promises to keep going for over 300 miles (500 kilometers) on a single charge — those are some of the notable vehicles shining on the display stands under bright overhead lights at the Paris auto show.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fab8c2d0dca64f90a3f5235ca4c3c010Getting the collar: Researchers tracking Florida black bearshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/adf9bcd0719743d0a0ed8836bd7ab8deFri, 30 Sep 2016 13:19:44 GMTTALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — State researchers are using radio collars to track the movement of 16 female black bears living in or near a state forest in the Florida Panhandle.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/adf9bcd0719743d0a0ed8836bd7ab8deEx-AT&T worker accused of selling customers' phone recordshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b6238454ad314903a866dccf801934c2Fri, 30 Sep 2016 13:36:42 GMTBIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Federal prosecutors say a former AT&T retail sales worker is accused of obtaining customers' cellphone records and selling them to a private investigator, the second such case in Alabama in recent days.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b6238454ad314903a866dccf801934c2Florida teen charged with fatally stabbing older brotherhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/43dc5b74f40a4ae7a392f46c526203a3Fri, 30 Sep 2016 12:53:09 GMTPENSACOLA, Fla. (AP) — A prosecutor in Pensacola, Florida, says he anticipates a 15-year-old boy will be charged as an adult for fatally stabbing his older brother with a butcher knife.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/43dc5b74f40a4ae7a392f46c526203a3Nobel Prize for Colombia peace deal or UN climate pact?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4b67fc5bf76f43e09ba7c10df7440a53Fri, 30 Sep 2016 12:24:32 GMTSTAVANGER, Norway (AP) — Guessing the winner of the Nobel Peace Prize is notoriously hard because the secretive Norwegian Nobel Committee isn't dropping any hints, except that 376 people and groups have been nominated for the award, which will be announced on Oct. 7.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4b67fc5bf76f43e09ba7c10df7440a53Young mother killed when train crashed had 'genuine heart'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c86c51a13f0745d09aa81ddb040a297eFri, 30 Sep 2016 13:13:51 GMTHOBOKEN, N.J. (AP) — The world seemed to stop when Fabiola Bittar de Kroon's former co-worker learned she'd been killed after a New Jersey commuter train crashed through a barrier and into a suburban station, sending debris falling onto her.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c86c51a13f0745d09aa81ddb040a297eMany doctors not using site for keeping painkillers in checkhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3615e269a3bf4246b23d431b0d0cdcfaFri, 30 Sep 2016 12:49:43 GMTCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio doctors are supposed check patients' prescription histories against a state website before recommending prescription painkillers, but an audit has found that some 12,000 physicians appear to be violating the policy aimed at stemming the opioid epidemic.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3615e269a3bf4246b23d431b0d0cdcfaGirl, 8, gets $10K scholarship to North Texas after videohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0578c88b321143b281f1c6d28b73eff6Fri, 30 Sep 2016 13:29:17 GMTGARLAND, Texas (AP) — An 8-year-old girl whose passionate speech about wanting to attend the University of North Texas when she grows up has been awarded a $10,000 scholarship.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0578c88b321143b281f1c6d28b73eff6After fatal train crash, investigators seek answershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c94494ec14284e39b5547adbc00c5cd4Fri, 30 Sep 2016 12:34:01 GMTHOBOKEN, N.J. (AP) — Federal investigators are trying to determine what happened before a New Jersey commuter train barreled through a station and crashed into a barrier, causing a young mother to be killed by falling debris and injuring more than 100 others.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c94494ec14284e39b5547adbc00c5cd4Young mother killed in crash had 'genuine heart'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aca75246c933481b984c128e1256b4fdFri, 30 Sep 2016 12:56:28 GMTHOBOKEN, N.J. (AP) — The world seemed to stop when Fabiola Bittar de Kroon's former co-worker learned she'd been killed after a New Jersey commuter train crashed through a barrier and into a suburban station, sending debris falling onto her.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aca75246c933481b984c128e1256b4fdChinese frigates pay port call at Myanmar's old capitalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1e48c512c2b8427081fb58d945c7f252Fri, 30 Sep 2016 13:14:16 GMTTHILAWA, Myanmar (AP) — Two Chinese naval frigates are paying a port call near Myanmar's old capital, Yangon.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1e48c512c2b8427081fb58d945c7f252Springsteen signs Philadelphia fifth-grader's absence notehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2e3bac7fc14f40b98da0b44b6faf2331Fri, 30 Sep 2016 11:56:38 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — A Philadelphia fifth-grader ditched school for the chance to meet rock legend Bruce Springsteen and "The Boss" gladly played along by signing the boy's absence excuse note.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2e3bac7fc14f40b98da0b44b6faf2331Investigators seek answers in fatal New Jersey train crashhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6440aac172334f07bc409fed25b45f62Fri, 30 Sep 2016 13:33:11 GMTHOBOKEN, N.J. (AP) — Federal investigators are trying to determine what happened before a commuter train barreled through a station and crashed into a barrier, causing a young mother to be killed by falling debris and injuring more than 100 other people.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6440aac172334f07bc409fed25b45f62Investigator: Businesswoman shot in back while riding in carhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f6a6c39df0084b29a696a8cb5486fb04Fri, 30 Sep 2016 11:51:29 GMTATLANTA (AP) — A death investigator says a prominent Atlanta businesswoman died from a gunshot wound to the back as she rode in a car near Piedmont Park.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f6a6c39df0084b29a696a8cb5486fb04Museum planned in suburban New York to honor Navy SEALshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1bdcbd33521a4ac8b8208e2011593a30Fri, 30 Sep 2016 12:12:20 GMTSAYVILLE, N.Y. (AP) — A new museum is being planned in suburban New York to honor Navy SEALs.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1bdcbd33521a4ac8b8208e2011593a30The Latest: NTSB recovers recorder from wrecked trainhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/92bf8b71938949f787feb403bb126f62Fri, 30 Sep 2016 12:25:47 GMTHOBOKEN, N.J. (AP) — The Latest on a commuter train that crashed into a station in New Jersey, killing one person and injuring more than 100 others (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/92bf8b71938949f787feb403bb126f62The Latest: Federal officials warn of hacking attemptshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b085fc72fd844e9b88f55dc63ee61de6Fri, 30 Sep 2016 12:11:45 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. presidential race (all times EDT):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b085fc72fd844e9b88f55dc63ee61de6AP PHOTOS: Artist gets out his boxing gloves to createhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f2ecd67ad80645c3bdc8fd4c8efb9c29Fri, 30 Sep 2016 13:08:26 GMTMILAN (AP) — When he creates artwork, Omar Hassan doesn't get out his paintbrushes; he gets out his boxing gloves.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f2ecd67ad80645c3bdc8fd4c8efb9c29Hearing set for teen held in South Carolina school shootinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0bbfdc39baf94bc383d9a11adca5605cFri, 30 Sep 2016 12:31:30 GMTTOWNVILLE, S.C. (AP) — A judge will decide whether authorities can continue holding a teenager arrested after a school shooting that left two students and a teacher wounded and a tiny South Carolina community coping with the aftermath.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0bbfdc39baf94bc383d9a11adca5605cMother of black man shot by police speaks of her anguishhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dd89fda087b3437089d59fac45e43ebcFri, 30 Sep 2016 12:48:16 GMTEL CAJON, Calif. (AP) — The anguished mother of a man killed by police in a San Diego suburb said she could not believe her family left violence-wracked Uganda only to have her son shot to death in the United States.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dd89fda087b3437089d59fac45e43ebcStory of Ugandan chess player inspires Alicia Keys songhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8b479044eac543b49a20608a890d8ee2Fri, 30 Sep 2016 12:09:29 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Alicia Keys has always been a supporter of female empowerment, so when the singer watched the new film "Queen of Katwe" and saw its female lead, Phiona Mutesi, win best male chess player, she was overjoyed.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8b479044eac543b49a20608a890d8ee2Strike ends against company that makes marshmallow Peepshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8285bc2993f74ada8b2009fb3dc8b69aFri, 30 Sep 2016 13:04:59 GMTBETHLEHEM, Pa. (AP) — The peeps who make marshmallow Peeps are back at work.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8285bc2993f74ada8b2009fb3dc8b69aFrom Ferraris to SUVs: 5 cars that shone at the Paris showhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2919dae1f15247cbb900fea5c3a47003Fri, 30 Sep 2016 13:38:09 GMTPARIS (AP) — An obscenely powerful hybrid sports car, a family-friendly SUV with enough space for seven adults, and an electric vehicle that promises to keep going for over 300 miles (500 kilometers) on a single charge — these are some of the notable vehicles shining on the display stands under bright overhead lights at the Paris auto show.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2919dae1f15247cbb900fea5c3a47003The Latest: Online donors help family of shooting victimhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0458c0d2629e4989a65aaa1467914387Fri, 30 Sep 2016 13:38:36 GMTTOWNVILLE, S.C. (AP) — The Latest on a school shooting in South Carolina (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0458c0d2629e4989a65aaa1467914387Austrian police investigating terrorist suspecthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0975bdced5fd4e1eb42f3280c4f24c26Fri, 30 Sep 2016 13:11:46 GMTVIENNA (AP) — Austrian police are interrogating a man on suspicion of belonging to a terrorist group after he allegedly tried to run down several people with his car in Vienna.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0975bdced5fd4e1eb42f3280c4f24c26Edge of Hurricane Matthew whips at Aruba, Bonaire, Curacaohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/36f3aa768119480e94d9915435243b65Fri, 30 Sep 2016 12:00:37 GMTORANJESTAD, Aruba (AP) — A strengthening Hurricane Matthew whipped at Aruba, Bonaire and Curacao early Friday as it passed north of the islands on a rare track through a part of the Caribbean that rarely sees such storms.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/36f3aa768119480e94d9915435243b65Sheriff to release more information about teen's remainshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/92fca09436ee4d16a26da42fe7cf4f64Fri, 30 Sep 2016 11:52:58 GMTSALISBURY, N.C. (AP) — Authorities expect to release more information next week after finding the body of a North Carolina teenager last seen in 2011.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/92fca09436ee4d16a26da42fe7cf4f64Germany: Baby girl found in case along with infant skeletonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/806dfdba0e664a34bc6bd267df6139c4Fri, 30 Sep 2016 12:59:34 GMTBERLIN (AP) — German police say a 22-year-old woman is in custody after they found a case in her apartment that had a living baby girl inside along with the skeleton of a second infant.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/806dfdba0e664a34bc6bd267df6139c4More than a dozen people stuck on ride at Massachusetts fairhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8b4a88df5295423fba430afc94da8563Fri, 30 Sep 2016 13:23:45 GMTWEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) — Authorities say more than a dozen people were stuck for as long as two hours on a ride that malfunctioned at a Massachusetts fair.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8b4a88df5295423fba430afc94da8563A look at rising costs for the Tokyo 2020 Olympicshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8bcb3e17e6834c18875c4b30d7df8428Fri, 30 Sep 2016 13:03:00 GMTTOKYO (AP) — An expert panel set up by Tokyo's newly elected governor says the price tag of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics could exceed $30 billion unless drastic cost-cutting measures are taken. That's more than a four-fold increase from the initial estimate at the time Tokyo was awarded the games in 2013.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8bcb3e17e6834c18875c4b30d7df8428Erdogan comments on historic treaty irks opposition, Greecehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fe3707b626e24903a68f72c2b6325487Fri, 30 Sep 2016 13:35:15 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Comments by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan questioning a historic treaty that defined Turkey's current-day borders have sparked anger inside Turkey and in Greece.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fe3707b626e24903a68f72c2b6325487EU nations approve ratification of climate change pacthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2bb2ce8750cd4403b24152ea18f765f8Fri, 30 Sep 2016 12:52:13 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union's environment ministers on Friday approved the ratification of the landmark Paris climate change pact, paving the way for the agreement to take effect in November.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2bb2ce8750cd4403b24152ea18f765f8NATO boss in autobiography: Obama backed my candidacyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/81a66b4ffe254c3ca80c57a1c57516d9Fri, 30 Sep 2016 12:37:46 GMTCOPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — NATO's secretary-general says his bid to become the alliance's chief was supported by President Barack Obama, who worked behind the scenes to make it happen.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/81a66b4ffe254c3ca80c57a1c57516d9Trump shames ex-beauty pageant winner for sexual historyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/adf34691fe0f461797d1812e59da9dcfFri, 30 Sep 2016 12:39:20 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump shamed a former beauty pageant winner Friday for her sexual history and encouraged Americans to check out what he called her "sex tape," in an early-morning tweet-storm that dragged him further away from his campaign's efforts to broaden its appeal to women.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/adf34691fe0f461797d1812e59da9dcfThe Latest: Electric atmosphere at Ryder Cup in Minnesotahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/408661fede3447aabbc6294009e6b5fdFri, 30 Sep 2016 13:25:15 GMTCHASKA, Minn. (AP) — The Latest on the Ryder Cup (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/408661fede3447aabbc6294009e6b5fdEurope's comet chaser Rosetta concludes 12-year missionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/83c750eba8dc426ba3116f74c1308449Fri, 30 Sep 2016 11:54:43 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Europe's comet-chasing space probe Rosetta performed its final task Friday, dipping out of orbit for a slow-motion crash onto the icy surface of the alien world it's been following for more than a decade.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/83c750eba8dc426ba3116f74c1308449Russia fighting in Syria for a year, still at odds with UShttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/55e8fafa7a3f4130a938ef454fb1c6b8Fri, 30 Sep 2016 12:59:40 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A year after Russia waded into the war in Syria, aiming to flex its national security muscles and prop up beleaguered Syrian president Bashar Assad, Moscow appears no closer to one of its military goals, getting the U.S. to cooperate in the skies or on the ground in the civil war, and prospects for a diplomatic resolution seem dim.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/55e8fafa7a3f4130a938ef454fb1c6b8Anti-wildlife trafficking group lauds Thai ivory crackdownhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c81dd6ebcb864cc0a532ea57d4119de0Fri, 30 Sep 2016 13:12:13 GMTBANGKOK (AP) — A major conservation group has praised Thailand for a huge drop in sales of ivory items resulting from an official crackdown aimed at shedding the country's image as a center for the illicit trade in wildlife goods.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c81dd6ebcb864cc0a532ea57d4119de0Bulgarian lawmakers OK law banning women from wearing veilshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a62075ea02be4f308f0bd4e0bd46ffafFri, 30 Sep 2016 13:19:08 GMTSOFIA, Bulgaria (AP) — Bulgaria's Parliament has approved a law banning women from wearing veils that cover their faces in public.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a62075ea02be4f308f0bd4e0bd46ffafRyder Cup gets underway with Spieth, Reed vs. Stenson, Rosehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5d1509e90f9944a396f8940383c5734fFri, 30 Sep 2016 12:55:12 GMTCHASKA, Minn. (AP) — The 41st Ryder Cup is off to a rollicking start at Hazeltine.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5d1509e90f9944a396f8940383c5734fPennsylvania college condemns students' blackface videohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5eaf8b6b3d3641f991eba53ef9ef64bcFri, 30 Sep 2016 12:37:36 GMTREADING, Pa. (AP) — Albright College in eastern Pennsylvania is condemning an online video posted by two white students, including one in blackface who lampoons the "Black Lives Matter" movement.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5eaf8b6b3d3641f991eba53ef9ef64bcDeutsche Bank shares tank as concern grows over stabilityhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0cefc6987d82406ead98da33086a105aFri, 30 Sep 2016 13:15:48 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Worries over the financial stability of Deutsche Bank returned to the fore Friday, sending shares in Germany's biggest bank to a record low and rekindling broader concerns about Europe's financial sector.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0cefc6987d82406ead98da33086a105aRare 'black moon' rises over Western Hemisphere Friday nighthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/baa27121fae5425aa273998aa0cdf322Fri, 30 Sep 2016 12:03:57 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — A rare "black moon" rises Friday night over the Western Hemisphere, but don't expect to see it.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/baa27121fae5425aa273998aa0cdf322US consumer spending flat in August as auto purchases drophttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8b6654b9616c4d92a4b66abd42902cc6Fri, 30 Sep 2016 12:50:09 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. consumer spending in August turned in the weakest performance in five months, reflecting a drop in spending on autos. Income growth also slowed as wages and salary gains slowed following four strong months.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8b6654b9616c4d92a4b66abd42902cc6The Latest: Russia says Syria involvement justifiedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3c816855e5ff4e3d952945facb22509fFri, 30 Sep 2016 11:56:58 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on Syria (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3c816855e5ff4e3d952945facb22509fRussia, Syria geopolitics frame pope's Caucasus triphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4b4762deda7c44bca7238b8f8d7522d3Fri, 30 Sep 2016 12:15:50 GMTTBILISI, Georgia (AP) — Pope Francis arrived Friday in Georgia for a weekend of religiously symbolic meetings with Catholics, Orthodox, Muslims and Jews. But geopolitical concerns, including the bloodshed in Syria and the lingering effects of Georgia's 2008 war with Russia, might overshadow the trip.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4b4762deda7c44bca7238b8f8d7522d3Police search Connecticut home of woman lost at seahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/355ad77454414e63b212ea1c117dfbbdFri, 30 Sep 2016 11:59:19 GMTMIDDLETOWN, Conn. (AP) — Police have executed a search warrant at the home of a Connecticut woman who went missing at sea while on a fishing trip with her son.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/355ad77454414e63b212ea1c117dfbbd