FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 28 Sep 2016 17:09:25 -07:00'All My Children' creator Agnes Nixon dies at 93, 28 Sep 2016 23:20:54 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Agnes Nixon, the creative force behind the enduring TV soap operas "One Life to Live" and "All My Children," died Wednesday. She was 93. says economy likely ready for rate hike later in 2016, 28 Sep 2016 21:47:16 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said Wednesday that the central bank has no "fixed timetable" for raising interest rates but she believes the economy is ready for a rate hike by the end of the year. Rose-Ivey 'will do great' when he meets with governor, 28 Sep 2016 23:51:54 GMTLINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska coach Mike Riley said he expects Michael Rose-Ivey to represent himself well when he meets next week with Gov. Pete Ricketts, who criticized Rose-Ivey and two other football players for kneeling during the national anthem last weekend. rejects Trump's call for negotiations on human rights, 28 Sep 2016 22:23:47 GMTHAVANA (AP) — A top Cuban diplomat on Wednesday rejected Donald Trump's threat to undo detente with Cuba unless the single-party government meets the Republican presidential candidate's demands. adopts bill of rights for sexual assault survivors, 28 Sep 2016 23:20:30 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A proposed federal bill of rights for survivors of sexual assault won final legislative approval Wednesday, sending it to the president's desk. lawmakers approve deal to keep Sikorsky Aircraft, 28 Sep 2016 22:00:18 GMTHARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A $220 million agreement that would keep Sikorsky Aircraft Corp. in Connecticut for at least the next 16 years to produce a new line of heavy cargo helicopters for the U.S. military easily cleared the General Assembly on Wednesday, with some lawmakers hailing the deal as a positive sign for manufacturing in the state. protesters Smith, Carlos support Kapernick, 28 Sep 2016 23:44:21 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Tommie Smith and John Carlos voiced their support for Colin Kaepernick and other athletes staging national anthem protests, 48 years after they raised their gloved fists on the medals stand in a symbolic protest at the Olympics. identify Maryland officer who shot suicidal man, 28 Sep 2016 23:07:56 GMTCOLUMBIA, Md. (AP) — Police have identified the officer who shot a suicidal man wielding a replica pellet gun in Maryland. approval, skepticism for Penn Station overhaul plan, 28 Sep 2016 23:12:08 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Horrible. Dirty. A dump. subpoena, VA turns over documents on costly hospital, 28 Sep 2016 23:22:37 GMTDENVER (AP) — The Veterans Affairs Department turned over documents to Congress on Wednesday in response to a subpoena demanding information about how the cost of a Denver-area VA hospital soared more than $1 billion over budget.'s homers Mariners top Astros 12-4, boost playoff hopes, 28 Sep 2016 23:01:57 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — Robinson Cano continued his dominance against the Houston Astros on Wednesday to keep Seattle's playoff hopes alive. Latest: Police say suspicious package not explosive, 28 Sep 2016 22:03:57 GMTCHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on protests following the shooting of a black man by a Charlotte police officer last week (all times local): replaces candidate for the United Nations' top job, 28 Sep 2016 22:18:43 GMTSOFIA, Bulgaria (AP) — Bulgarian Prime Minister Boiko Borisov announced Wednesday that the government is nominating its European commissioner, Kristalina Georgieva, as a candidate to be United Nations Secretary-General, replacing its previous candidate, UNESCO chief Irina Bokova. Starbucks shooting victim became US citizen in 2004, 28 Sep 2016 23:53:44 GMTLAS VEGAS (AP) — The man killed in a weekend shooting at a Starbucks coffee shop in Las Vegas was a naturalized U.S. citizen from the country of Georgia, where he served in the military and learned not to back away from conflict, a lifelong friend said Wednesday. Storm Matthew lashes islands of eastern Caribbean, 28 Sep 2016 21:44:04 GMTBRIDGETOWN, Barbados (AP) — Tropical Storm Matthew lashed islands in the eastern Caribbean with heavy wind and rain Wednesday as it gained strength and headed west. nursing home standards preserve patients' right to sue, 28 Sep 2016 22:14:13 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration is issuing new nursing home standards that reverse a longstanding industry practice and preserve the rights of patients to sue in cases of abuse or neglect. national seafood company sued for racial harassment, 28 Sep 2016 23:45:02 GMTSEATTLE (AP) — One of the largest producers of shellfish in the country is being sued over claims it permitted ongoing racial harassment and retaliatory discipline against a black maintenance mechanic. Crosby in class by himself at World Cup of Hockey, 28 Sep 2016 22:00:45 GMTTORONTO (AP) — Sidney Crosby has been surrounded by the best hockey players on the planet at the World Cup of Hockey, and still seems as if he is in a class by himself.'NCIS' showrunner Gary Glasberg dies in Los Angeles at 50, 28 Sep 2016 22:07:42 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — The executive producer of TV's "NCIS" and creator of "NCIS: New Orleans" has died. CBS says in a statement that Gary Glasberg died in his sleep Wednesday. He was 50. protesters Smith, Carlos support Kaepernick, 28 Sep 2016 23:54:46 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Tommie Smith and John Carlos voiced their support for Colin Kaepernick and other athletes staging national anthem protests, 48 years after they raised their gloved fists on the medals stand in a symbolic protest at the Olympics. jury backs fired trooper who reported suspect beaten, 28 Sep 2016 22:44:45 GMTRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina jury says a State Highway Patrol trooper fired after reporting a fellow officer wrongly hit an unarmed suspect should get $1.1 million in damages. Man fatally shot ex-girlfriend at birthday party, 28 Sep 2016 22:34:31 GMTCHILDERSBURG, Ala. (AP) — Authorities say a central Alabama man has been charged with murder in the fatal shooting of his ex-girlfriend in front of several children, including their own child, at a birthday party. say Maine man drove 146 on I-95, 28 Sep 2016 23:27:11 GMTPITTSFIELD, Maine (AP) — Maine State Police say they've charged an 18-year-old Manchester man with driving a Dodge Neon at 146 mph on Interstate 95, more than twice the 70 mph speed limit. Takei gives personal collection to Los Angeles museum, 28 Sep 2016 22:04:41 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Actor and activist George Takei is donating a trove of art and artifacts from his life and career to the Japanese American National Museum in Los Angeles. scolding FIFA on ethics, English soccer stands accused, 28 Sep 2016 23:04:49 GMTMANCHESTER, England (AP) — When lecturing FIFA on ethics, English soccer leaders look like the moral arbiters of the game. 170 years, remains of US troops return from Mexico, 28 Sep 2016 22:43:54 GMTDOVER, Del. (AP) — Remains thought to be those of U.S. troops who died in the Mexican-American War have been flown to a military mortuary in Delaware in an effort to determine whether they belonged to militia members of a Tennessee regiment known as "The Bloody First." Freezer where woman found dead had faulty exit, 28 Sep 2016 22:02:50 GMTATLANTA (AP) — An exit button inside a walk-in freezer in a downtown Atlanta hotel where a worker was found dead failed to work during an inspection, trapping two people who had to beat on the door to alert someone to let them out, a medical examiner found. identify 2 men who took bag that held bomb, 28 Sep 2016 22:01:06 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Investigators probing bomb blasts in New Jersey and New York believe they've identified two men who walked off with a bag abandoned by the bomber on a street as Egyptian tourists. harsh reviews, Trump resists new debate approach, 28 Sep 2016 22:11:22 GMTCOUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa (AP) — Unmoved by harsh debate reviews, a defiant Donald Trump showed no sign Wednesday of making any big changes before his second faceoff with Hillary Clinton, pressing ahead with a strategy focused on speaking directly to his white working-class loyalists across the Midwest. Latest: VA gives Congress documents on costly hospital, 28 Sep 2016 22:22:35 GMTDENVER (AP) — The Latest on a congressional subpoena demanding documents from the Veterans Affairs Department about an over-budget VA hospital in the Denver area (all times local): Nixon, creator of 'All My Children' and 'One Life to Live,' has died at age 93, ABC confirms, 28 Sep 2016 21:56:23 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Agnes Nixon, creator of 'All My Children' and 'One Life to Live,' has died at age 93, ABC confirms. Latest: Fans line up for Jose Fernandez public viewing, 28 Sep 2016 22:00:40 GMTMIAMI (AP) — The Latest on Marlins-Fernandez Killed (all times local): suspends some Wells Fargo business amid scandal, 28 Sep 2016 22:54:26 GMTSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California's treasurer said Wednesday that he's suspending some of the state's most profitable lines of business with Wells Fargo amid allegations bank employees opened millions of accounts without customers' permission. video released of La. boy's shooting by police, 28 Sep 2016 22:30:06 GMTMARKSVILLE, La. (AP) — After a police body camera captured two deputy city marshals firing on a car and killing a 6-year-old boy, the head of the Louisiana State Police said the video was the most disturbing thing he's seen. work on global sex trafficking cases in Hawaii, 28 Sep 2016 23:17:19 GMTHONOLULU (AP) — Prosecutors are calling the scourge of sex trafficking a form of modern-day slavery that touches every state in the nation, and they're working to draw connections between active investigations around the globe at a summit in Waikiki. West Virginia chemical spill could have been avoided, 28 Sep 2016 22:58:27 GMTCHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — A 2014 chemical spill into the water supply of 300,000 West Virginians could have been avoided if a company inspected its storage tanks and saw two tiny holes forming at the bottom of one, federal investigators said Wednesday. man may have contracted Zika from dying father's tears, 28 Sep 2016 23:27:33 GMTSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — New research suggests a Utah man who contracted Zika from his infected father may have got it by touching his dad's tears or sweat with his bare hands. reaches preliminary accord to curb oil production, 28 Sep 2016 22:08:47 GMTALGIERS, Algeria (AP) — OPEC nations reached a preliminary agreement Wednesday to curb oil production for the first time since the global financial crisis eight years ago, pushing up prices that had sunk over the past two years and weakened the economies of oil-producing nations. OKs plan for $170 million to fix Flint water system, 28 Sep 2016 22:12:29 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The House easily approved an election-year plan Wednesday to provide $170 million to help Flint, Michigan, rebuild its lead-poisoned water system, as Congress moved toward addressing a public health catastrophe that became an acrimonious partisan dispute. Tests confirm no mustard agent in Iraq attack, 28 Sep 2016 21:56:41 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon says that an Islamic State rocket that hit a military base used by hundreds of U.S. troops in northern Iraq did not contain any sulfur chemical agent, as initially feared. homers in 1st at-bat for Mets in instructional debut, 28 Sep 2016 21:53:25 GMTPORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. (AP) — Tim Tebow made a powerful first impression for the New York Mets instructional league. rescued at sea was suspected in grandfather's slaying, 28 Sep 2016 23:32:24 GMTBOSTON (AP) — A 22-year-old man rescued from a life raft after a fishing trip that left his mother missing and presumed dead had been a suspect in the still-unsolved 2013 slaying of his rich grandfather, adding to the multitude of questions swirling around him and what happened at sea. Latest: Lawmakers pass deal to keep Sikorsky Aircraft, 28 Sep 2016 21:52:11 GMTHARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — The Latest on the Connecticut General Assembly approving a $220 million agreement that will keep Sikorsky Aircraft Corp. in the state. (all times local): Rose appeals to Hall of Fame for eligibility, 28 Sep 2016 23:59:18 GMTCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Pete Rose is appealing directly to baseball's Hall of Fame to restore his eligibility, arguing the lifetime ban he agreed to in 1989 was never intended to keep him out of Cooperstown. Veto override 'a mistake' and 'a political vote', 28 Sep 2016 21:55:47 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama says Congress' vote overturning his veto of Sept. 11 legislation was "a mistake" and "basically a political vote." place star DE JJ Watt on injured reserve, 28 Sep 2016 21:47:53 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — J.J. Watt is out until at least December and could miss the rest of the season with an injured back, leaving the Texans searching for ways to deal with the loss of the NFL's best defensive player. director again defends integrity of Clinton email probe, 28 Sep 2016 21:44:57 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Republican lawmakers may question the decision not to prosecute Hillary Clinton for using a private email server as secretary of state, but they should not question the investigation's thoroughness, FBI Director James Comey said Wednesday as he again defended the agency's actions. reassesses further Anfield expansion after protest, 28 Sep 2016 22:27:31 GMTLiverpool owner John Henry says fan protests against ticket prices are causing the club to reassess plans to further redevelop Anfield. Court asked to block $1B NFL concussion settlement, 28 Sep 2016 22:11:12 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — A second petition has been filed asking the U.S. Supreme Court to reject the $1 billion settlement of NFL concussion lawsuits because of how it treats current brain injuries versus future ones. Teacher, 1 child from shooting in good condition, 28 Sep 2016 22:57:54 GMTTOWNVILLE, S.C. (AP) — The Latest on the shooting at an elementary school in South Carolina that left two students and a teacher wounded (all times local):