FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 28 Sep 2016 08:38:25 -07:00Yellen defends tougher banking regulations, 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. of Malaysia's Proton shortlists 5 bids for equity sale, 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. Latest: Top Dem says Russia behind DNC hacking, 28 Sep 2016 14:05:04 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on FBI Director James Comey's testimony to Congress (all times local): shoot, kill man in San Diego area; protesters gather, 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. Cash, apparent drugs found in suspect's home, 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. Latest: John Warner says Trump disrespects military, 28 Sep 2016 14:08:58 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. presidential election (all times EDT): officials probe alleged vote fraud in Jewish election, 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.'s newest sedan, the CT6, provides smooth ride, 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. Peres witnessed Israel's history, and shaped it, 28 Sep 2016 14:30:35 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — At every corner of Israel's tumultuous history, Shimon Peres was there. officer apologizes for racial slur on social media, 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. Former Florida bank employee stole nearly $700,000, 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. strategy for betting on a fad also considers its end, 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. sells auto interiors unit as recall costs rise, 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. US to send more troops to Iraq to help with Mosul, 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. goes before ethics panel on gay marriage order, 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. Latest: Michelle Obama featured in Clinton TV ad, 28 Sep 2016 15:04:53 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. presidential election (all times EDT): Latest: Boater might have been handling repairs himself, 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): Miranda to host 'Saturday Night Live', 28 Sep 2016 14:11:26 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Alexander Hamilton is coming to "Saturday Night Live." views legislative testimony in New Jersey bridge trial, 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. attack survivor campaigns for sharks at UN meeting, 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. government plans tax cuts in its 2017 budget, 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. US diplomat to visit an increasingly isolated Venezuela, 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. says Takata air bag ruptured in Malaysia crash, 1 dead, 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. rage incident reported by airlines on the rise, 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. to create London HQ at Battersea Power station, 28 Sep 2016 15:04:28 GMTLONDON (AP) — Perhaps it was the guarantees on power supply? sheet: 2016 Cadillac CT6, 28 Sep 2016 14:22:47 GMT2016 Cadillac CT6 Platinum AWD sues police, Taser over stun-gun-induced heart attack, 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. foreign minister says Dutch-led criminal investigation into MH17 crash "biased and politically motivated", 28 Sep 2016 14:36:00 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — Russian foreign minister says Dutch-led criminal investigation into MH17 crash "biased and politically motivated" promises prepared US team at Ryder Cup, 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. rage incidents reported by airlines on the rise, 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. at Wells Fargo? Here are 4 things you should do soon, 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. director: Database coming on police use of deadly force, 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. reached to keep US government running, help Flint, 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. Latest: 300 mountain homes threatened by California fire, 28 Sep 2016 14:35:12 GMTMORGAN HILL, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on California wildfires (all times local): jihadi suspects arrested in Spain, Belgium, Germany, 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. Latest: Serbia to seek more EU aid for migrant handling, 28 Sep 2016 14:04:09 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — The Latest on the flow of migrants into Europe (all times local): NC Democrat's surge threatens GOP's Burr, 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. man lost at sea was suspect in grandfather's killing, 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. group honors officers in Freddie Gray case, 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. musical to be made from 1988 film 'Madame Sousatzka', 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. indexes edge higher in early trading, 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. Latest: Coach not guilty in death of 12-year-old NY boy, 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): Latest: Chemical board drafts West Virginia spill report, 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): wildlife meeting approves ban on trade in pangolins, 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. official: Airstrike hits house, killing 13 civilians, 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. withdraws from China Open because of injury, 28 Sep 2016 14:36:42 GMTBELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — Novak Djokovic says he has withdrawn from the China Open because of an elbow injury. Latest: Pope mourns loss of Israel's Peres, 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): threatens to cut off all contacts with Russia over Syria, unless Russian and Syrian bombardment of Aleppo ends, 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. PM promotes Shinkansen 'bullet' train to Singapore, 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. State offers course focusing on Trump ahead of election, 28 Sep 2016 15:01:16 GMTSTATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — Penn State is dedicating an entire course this fall to one person: Donald Trump.