FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Wed, 10 Feb 2016 16:21:54 -08:00Salvador high court orders civil prosecution of ex-presidenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f51fdef0bf0c4cfa883afc01c5432a2aWed, 10 Feb 2016 23:41:50 GMTSAN SALVADOR, El Salvador (AP) — El Salvador's Supreme Court ordered a lower tribunal to open a civil prosecution Wednesday against former President Mauricio Funes for possible illicit enrichment.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f51fdef0bf0c4cfa883afc01c5432a2aJumbled GOP field hopes for survival in South Carolinahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d1f5556ff4c6470b94560bcb6a02963eWed, 10 Feb 2016 22:32:32 GMTCOLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Hoping for survival in the South, a muddled field of Republican presidential contenders descended Wednesday on South Carolina, no closer to clarity about who can stand between Donald Trump and their party's nomination.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d1f5556ff4c6470b94560bcb6a02963eSlain teen's father says he found out about her death on TVhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a780e270ea574c84884b26eb99891d55Wed, 10 Feb 2016 23:36:36 GMTRICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The father of a 13-year-old girl who police say was slain by a Virginia Tech student said he found out about his daughter's death on TV, and questioned whether the tragedy could have been avoided if he had been more a part of her life.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a780e270ea574c84884b26eb99891d55Kasich's NH showing could be tough to convert into more winshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9e4270387f1f4003b7063374aa85fcc4Wed, 10 Feb 2016 22:26:58 GMTMOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. (AP) — Republican presidential contender John Kasich spent time and money winning over New Hampshire voters.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9e4270387f1f4003b7063374aa85fcc4Coast Guard helps fishermen after boat fire south of Hawaiihttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a8d9adddb6354f329a915c5f610fb75bWed, 10 Feb 2016 23:55:36 GMTHONOLULU (AP) — A U.S. Coast Guard airplane is heading south of Hawaii to help 40 people who abandoned their fishing vessel after it caught fire.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a8d9adddb6354f329a915c5f610fb75bMan who spent 30 years in prison is freed pending new trialhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a3ff0a40322e40859e3087907b867725Thu, 11 Feb 2016 00:01:51 GMTNEW BEDFORD, Mass. (AP) — A man who spent three decades in prison for a rape conviction based in part on one strand of hair was freed Wednesday after a judge said he is "reasonably sure" the man is innocent and believes prosecutors cannot win a conviction at a retrial.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a3ff0a40322e40859e3087907b867725Man killed in Alaska police shooting was lawmaker's nephewhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/32a7d7f01674489aa0dfe1e97c33bb95Thu, 11 Feb 2016 00:03:43 GMTANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A volunteer fire official who died in an officer-involved shooting in a northern Alaska community was the nephew of a state lawmaker.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/32a7d7f01674489aa0dfe1e97c33bb95Backers urge powerful California coastal panel to keep exechttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ffff45beb55642d9b048cd01a436b199Wed, 10 Feb 2016 23:07:57 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — The powerful agency that manages development on California's coastline considered whether to fire its chief executive Wednesday as it faced a packed room of sign-holding supporters who want him kept on the job.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ffff45beb55642d9b048cd01a436b199The Latest: Planned Parenthood targets Kasich in online adshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f9a510d69c47473795ebd4b061811d62Wed, 10 Feb 2016 22:59:42 GMTCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Latest on an Ohio proposal that seeks to strip government funding away from Planned Parenthood (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f9a510d69c47473795ebd4b061811d62Hawaii's big-wave surf competition called offhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eebf1342b1a246d985b98e36c7d8ec1cThu, 11 Feb 2016 00:06:16 GMTHALEIWA, Hawaii (AP) — Legendary surfer Eddie Aikau would have gone out. But Wednesday's surf in Hawaii didn't stack up to his namesake competition's big-wave standards, and the event was called off hours before it was supposed to happen.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eebf1342b1a246d985b98e36c7d8ec1cAppeals court tosses order blocking Mississippi executionshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/995a41519a3040e885077a904cd85579Wed, 10 Feb 2016 23:37:05 GMTJACKSON, Miss. (AP) — An appeals court Wednesday upheld Mississippi's method of lethal injection, rejecting arguments from death row inmates who opposed the state's plan to use drugs not specifically approved by state law.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/995a41519a3040e885077a904cd85579NY trial over gallery's fake paintings ends with settlementhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b156c1914e684e309b2d661a76d1b2d0Wed, 10 Feb 2016 22:54:22 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A civil trial exposing the ugly underbelly of New York's art world has ended with a settlement.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b156c1914e684e309b2d661a76d1b2d0Study finds Zika virus in fetal brain, a clue in outbreakhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fa81d2b20e48498195d42448f944eea7Wed, 10 Feb 2016 23:22:11 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — New details about the possible effects of the Zika virus on the fetal brain emerged Wednesday as U.S. health officials say mosquito eradication here and abroad is key to protect pregnant women until they can develop a vaccine.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fa81d2b20e48498195d42448f944eea7Mylan to buy Sweden's Meda AB for $7.2 billionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f3401f04bf614f54b7993f8b9acafac2Wed, 10 Feb 2016 22:42:23 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Drugmaker Mylan says it will buy Meda AB of Sweden for $7.2 billion in cash and stock, and says the move will help it enter new markets.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f3401f04bf614f54b7993f8b9acafac2Viewer's Guide: What to watch on the day after New Hampshirehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a398131d978f45169d4f7a282f72bc2dWed, 10 Feb 2016 22:48:37 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — New Hampshire's first-in-the-nation primary left some GOP candidates with a hard-knocks hangover and others just happy to still be alive.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a398131d978f45169d4f7a282f72bc2dTimeline of events after fatal police shooting in Fergusonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8b1ebb9f2c4f432ca3b71ebd2b34cd63Thu, 11 Feb 2016 00:07:23 GMTFERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — A year and a half after a police officer fatally shot an unarmed black 18-year-old in the St. Louis suburb of Ferguson, the U.S. Justice Department has filed a civil rights lawsuit against the city. Here is a timeline of key events that followed the Aug. 9. 2014 shooting of Michael Brown:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8b1ebb9f2c4f432ca3b71ebd2b34cd63Government sues Ferguson after city tries to revise dealhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/90ffc183d3a440b7b3d0aca4ec963ba5Wed, 10 Feb 2016 23:30:45 GMTFERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — The federal government sued Ferguson on Wednesday, one day after the city council voted to revise an agreement aimed at improving the way police and courts treat poor people and minorities in the St. Louis suburb.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/90ffc183d3a440b7b3d0aca4ec963ba5Man suspected of wounding 3 after basketball game arraignedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd123a3473804b62b92d1742c88feaf7Wed, 10 Feb 2016 22:23:49 GMTMUSKEGON HEIGHTS, Mich. (AP) — Authorities have jailed a 21-year-old man suspected of shooting and wounding three people outside a western Michigan high school basketball game.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd123a3473804b62b92d1742c88feaf7Man waves gun behind TV reporter during live broadcasthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fe57ab1a20b14c9b88bd96844147fb95Wed, 10 Feb 2016 23:01:46 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Police say they're investigating after a man appeared to wave a handgun behind a television news reporter during a live broadcast in New York City.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fe57ab1a20b14c9b88bd96844147fb95Kobe reflects on LeBron before final matchup in Clevelandhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ec694f7e44f046caa6010d121ba627e9Thu, 11 Feb 2016 00:19:01 GMTCLEVELAND (AP) — Kobe Bryant remembers giving a pair of his sneakers to LeBron James as a gift and offering the teenager some advice.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ec694f7e44f046caa6010d121ba627e9APNewsBreak: Kenyan athletes allege doping briberyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9cc1161d8cc446039f66da8eaccc3beeWed, 10 Feb 2016 22:44:37 GMTEMBU, Kenya (AP) — Two Kenyan athletes serving four-year bans for doping at the 2015 world championships say the chief executive of Athletics Kenya, the country's governing body for track and field, asked them each for a $24,000 bribe to reduce their suspensions.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9cc1161d8cc446039f66da8eaccc3beeAustralian charged with sex attack on 2 backpackers on beachhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a2451a3aac284fc4bc5b663e6b3ecac6Wed, 10 Feb 2016 23:58:10 GMTADELAIDE, Australia (AP) — Two female backpackers from Europe were savagely attacked on a remote Australian beach by a traveling companion they had met hours earlier, police said on Wednesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a2451a3aac284fc4bc5b663e6b3ecac6Female tiger killed by mating partner at Sacramento Zoohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5b08bfe57e0e4e379564998d738f95cbThu, 11 Feb 2016 00:12:30 GMTSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Sacramento Zoo officials say a Sumatran female tiger was killed by her mating partner after the two felines were put in the same enclosure for breeding.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5b08bfe57e0e4e379564998d738f95cbBusiness Highlightshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c92f3c6181a1480897bea38f522d172fWed, 10 Feb 2016 23:45:32 GMT___http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c92f3c6181a1480897bea38f522d172fVan Gogh's bedroom recreated in Chicago as Airbnb rentalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ed8dff98a0414ef4b2ea1b9755310923Wed, 10 Feb 2016 22:29:07 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Art lovers have a chance to spend one starry night in a replica of Vincent Van Gogh's bedroom for only $10.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ed8dff98a0414ef4b2ea1b9755310923Michigan governor plans $360M for Flint, infrastructurehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8cd55fe5aa07447da00c2246f0f3fdcfWed, 10 Feb 2016 23:12:26 GMTLANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder on Wednesday proposed spending hundreds of millions more dollars to address Flint's water crisis from lead contamination and to update pipes there and across the state — a plan that lawmakers from both parties generally welcomed as moving in the right direction with the proper priorities.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8cd55fe5aa07447da00c2246f0f3fdcfFederal government sues Ferguson, Missourihttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bdee5b6cfa634673ac918cbba431913aWed, 10 Feb 2016 22:33:32 GMTFERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — The federal government sued the city of Ferguson on Wednesday, one day after the city council voted to revise an agreement aimed at improving the way police and courts treat poor people and minorities in the St. Louis suburb.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bdee5b6cfa634673ac918cbba431913aWhite House: Scrap drilling revenue sharing with Gulf stateshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ca0d8cb1ec734435b0287ccfefeac68cWed, 10 Feb 2016 23:53:17 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — Louisiana's U.S. senators and environmental groups are blasting the White House for proposing to help Alaska deal with rising seas by taking money away from similar efforts along the Gulf Coast.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ca0d8cb1ec734435b0287ccfefeac68cHouse backs bill to require EPA notification in lead caseshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a3b72a5692194ed2834792801f3d8095Wed, 10 Feb 2016 23:24:27 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The House on Wednesday approved legislation to clarify the Environmental Protection Agency's authority to notify the public about danger from lead in their drinking water — the first action by Congress to respond to the water crisis in Flint, Michigan.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a3b72a5692194ed2834792801f3d8095Consulate: Dad to 2 boys, among 6 bodies, flying to Chicagohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1b3fb8ed6050499fa8bdfa70bbc0652cThu, 11 Feb 2016 00:06:06 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Mexico's consulate in Chicago says the father of two children found dead with their mother and three adults in their home last week is headed from Mexico to Chicago for the funerals. Police say they'll speak to him but that he's not a suspect.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1b3fb8ed6050499fa8bdfa70bbc0652c7 innocents spend time in jail for new TV showhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ef933ad3a5b64140a9a631e60109babdWed, 10 Feb 2016 23:36:25 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Seven innocent civilians agreed to spend two months in an Indiana jail and have their experiences filmed for an A&E Network series, "60 Days In," that will air starting next month.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ef933ad3a5b64140a9a631e60109babdMADD: Car-locking systems stopped 1.77 million drunk drivershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c5a057b489dc477c8d17c07ae2293880Wed, 10 Feb 2016 22:41:12 GMTANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Car-locking systems have stopped more than 1.77 million people from driving drunk since states first passed laws requiring offenders to install them in 1999, Mothers Against Drunk Driving said in a first-of-its-kind report on the devices nationwide.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c5a057b489dc477c8d17c07ae2293880Brother: Right-to-die advocate Christy O'Donnell dieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9bd008cc5a804486a3ea9ab2e5101532Wed, 10 Feb 2016 23:53:46 GMTSAN DIEGO (AP) — Christy O'Donnell, a single mother with lung cancer who became a prominent figure in the California right-to-die debate, has died. She was 47.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9bd008cc5a804486a3ea9ab2e5101532Jack Daniel's Distillery announces $140 million expansionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aa91884d83c145ccaf174ca01a7c0199Wed, 10 Feb 2016 22:53:43 GMTNASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The historic Jack Daniel's Distillery is planning a $140 million expansion project to help meet global demand for prized Tennessee Whiskey.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aa91884d83c145ccaf174ca01a7c0199The Latest: Clinton to campaign with mother of Sandra Blandhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b3662f42ab3a446e9cb6febc4a7cadd5Wed, 10 Feb 2016 22:26:37 GMTCOLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Here's the latest on the 2016 presidential race as Republican and Democratic candidates head from New Hampshire to South Carolina and beyond. All times local:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b3662f42ab3a446e9cb6febc4a7cadd5What We Know: Government sues Ferguson over reform agreementhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f5a97c46dcb84cceb09846940d755fb5Wed, 10 Feb 2016 23:13:32 GMTThe Justice Department has filed a civil-rights lawsuit against the St. Louis suburb where a police officer fatally shot Michael Brown. The suit is in response to Ferguson's request to change an agreement that would reform the city's police and court systems. Here's what we know about the request and what happens next.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f5a97c46dcb84cceb09846940d755fb5School bus, car collide in Riverside County, injuring 22http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fd4dae5ff80f4f1288b807ccea460782Wed, 10 Feb 2016 23:59:31 GMTMENIFEE, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say a school bus and a car have collided in Riverside County, injuring 22 people.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fd4dae5ff80f4f1288b807ccea460782New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie ends 2016 White House bidhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6fa5e01ae6cb4401a865c2e7b13164a8Thu, 11 Feb 2016 00:14:18 GMTNASHUA, N.H. (AP) — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie dropped out of the Republican nomination for president "without an ounce of regret" on Wednesday, a day after his disappointing sixth-place finish in New Hampshire's primary.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6fa5e01ae6cb4401a865c2e7b13164a8Thiem, Almagro into quarterfinals in Argentinahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f91cb73c7de14d90a5cb841ba622dc2bWed, 10 Feb 2016 23:50:04 GMTBUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Fifth-seeded Dominic Thiem of Austria reached his second quarterfinals of the young season when he defeated qualifier Gastao Elias of Portugal 3-6, 7-6 (7), 6-3 in the Argentina Open on Wednesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f91cb73c7de14d90a5cb841ba622dc2bCritics decry radioactive leak at New York nuclear planthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8c2dedc917344fe5804d8fe73d9792caWed, 10 Feb 2016 23:06:10 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Watchdogs say a leak of radioactive material into the groundwater below a nuclear power station in New York City's suburbs highlights a chronic problem with the nation's atomic plants.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8c2dedc917344fe5804d8fe73d9792caThe Latest: Man in Alaska shooting was lawmaker's nephewhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/903c265073c44953bed712d7dea34eb7Wed, 10 Feb 2016 23:34:47 GMTANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The Latest on a police-involved death in a northern Alaska town (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/903c265073c44953bed712d7dea34eb7Sirhan Sirhan, assassin of Robert Kennedy, denied parolehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b40acf2d3e6c4517896b629f3cff9be2Wed, 10 Feb 2016 23:44:41 GMTSAN DIEGO (AP) — For the 15th time, officials denied parole for Sirhan Sirhan, the assassin of Sen. Robert F. Kennedy, after hearing Wednesday from another person who was shot that night and called for Sirhan's release.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b40acf2d3e6c4517896b629f3cff9be2The Latest: Assassin of Robert Kennedy denied parolehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e95565cf3dd64dcc9c5faa9e2a1d6e55Wed, 10 Feb 2016 23:08:38 GMTSAN DIEGO (AP) — The Latest on the parole hearing for Sirhan Sirhan, the assassin of Robert F. Kennedy (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e95565cf3dd64dcc9c5faa9e2a1d6e55Biden visits Duke University to promote 'cancer moonshot'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e0407bc37298494182af87621e2d686eWed, 10 Feb 2016 22:51:39 GMTDURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden told nurses, doctors and researchers at Duke University that he needs their help tapping into the enormous power of scientific and clinical data to find cancer cures.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e0407bc37298494182af87621e2d686eThe Latest: Sheriff: 2 deputies die from gunshot woundshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8abb7c43afda4e9e86e5cad086a5f268Wed, 10 Feb 2016 22:31:55 GMTABINGDON, Md. (AP) — The Latest on the shooting of two sheriff's deputies and another person (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8abb7c43afda4e9e86e5cad086a5f268Familiar Stars Hollow faces back for 'Gilmore Girls' reboothttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1d4e72e412694203b2559e295a3ec40cThu, 11 Feb 2016 00:09:43 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Some familiar Stars Hollow faces will be on hand for the "Gilmore Girls" reboot.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1d4e72e412694203b2559e295a3ec40cDisappearing act: Twitter reports flatlining user growthhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aaf8056e1dcb4bc8800526bbe80292e8Wed, 10 Feb 2016 23:45:16 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Twitter set out to build a virtual town square bustling with billions of people. But it's starting to look more like a novelty stand as the masses flock to other services that strike a more personal chord.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aaf8056e1dcb4bc8800526bbe80292e8Ski jumping the latest event to step to the plate at Fenwayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e3d95fee59ab4197a205ea5cb73da1d4Wed, 10 Feb 2016 23:30:56 GMTBOSTON (AP) — Olympic silver medalist Devin Logan pictures herself standing atop the 140-foot ski jump that towers over Fenway Park's Green Monster, hitting her jump and then coming to a stop right about where a batter would stand.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e3d95fee59ab4197a205ea5cb73da1d4Judge denies request to dismiss count in Islamic State casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c97e451c3d1248f6a46c9152bf2a6eafThu, 11 Feb 2016 00:00:35 GMTMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A federal judge presiding over the case of five men accused of plotting to join the Islamic State group says he won't dismiss the most serious charge against them.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c97e451c3d1248f6a46c9152bf2a6eafAP NewsAlerthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b2950abdd9574b7298e9bd304d5076feWed, 10 Feb 2016 22:22:35 GMTABINGDON, Md. (AP) — Sheriff: 2 deputies die from wounds after gunman opened fire in restaurant, near shopping center.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b2950abdd9574b7298e9bd304d5076fe