FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Tue, 17 Oct 2017 20:48:11 -07:00Parts of unmanned Russian spaceship burn up over Dubaihttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a580d05b3970444887aae63fe682e195Wed, 18 Oct 2017 03:04:14 GMTDUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Parts of an unmanned Russian cargo spaceship burned across the night sky of the Arabian Peninsula, drawing gasps from Dubai to Riyadh before breaking up in the Earth's atmosphere and scattering in the Indian Ocean.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a580d05b3970444887aae63fe682e195Brown scores as Maple Leafs continue hot start, beat Capshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2f839957c5aa4941a0f84fcf2dd3ffd3Wed, 18 Oct 2017 02:00:40 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Connor Brown scored the game-winning goal in the third period and Frederik Andersen stopped all 30 shots he faced for the shutout as the Toronto Maple Leafs continued their tremendous start by beating the Washington Capitals 2-0 on Tuesday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2f839957c5aa4941a0f84fcf2dd3ffd3Chinese President Xi Jinping tells Communist Party congress the nation's prospects are bright but challenges are severehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c6ac086fc7474dd9a0fa1e7ed289a9fcWed, 18 Oct 2017 01:30:39 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Chinese President Xi Jinping tells Communist Party congress the nation's prospects are bright but challenges are severe.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c6ac086fc7474dd9a0fa1e7ed289a9fcTrump takes tax pitch to conservative think tankhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4d6ee8726ba74df5a403c0a04de4db95Wed, 18 Oct 2017 01:06:56 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump took his tax sales pitch to a conservative think tank Tuesday evening, arguing his plan would be a boon to the economy, boosting growth and jobs.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4d6ee8726ba74df5a403c0a04de4db95Palmieri, Stafford help Devils top Lightning 5-4 in shootouthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/db8eaef27958426d9278208b90251af8Wed, 18 Oct 2017 03:00:52 GMTNEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Kyle Palmieri scored the lone goal in a shootout, lifting the New Jersey Devils to a 5-4 win over the Tampa Bay Lightning on Tuesday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/db8eaef27958426d9278208b90251af8FBI: Costumed 'Shaky Bandit' arrested after latest robberyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8e24a8387e764dffa2cdfccb8a0f58e6Wed, 18 Oct 2017 01:09:30 GMTMIAMI (AP) — Authorities say a man who wore different costumes while robbing about a dozen in banks in Florida over the past three weeks has been caught.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8e24a8387e764dffa2cdfccb8a0f58e6'Young Mario' Matthews continues to reinvent ways to scorehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/926f7a9979754b14a649a79ee147bf52Wed, 18 Oct 2017 02:53:05 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Auston Matthews is drawing comparisons to Mario Lemieux and getting noticed by Bryce Harper amid a hot start to his second NHL season.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/926f7a9979754b14a649a79ee147bf52The Latest: Trump questions presidents' calls to bereavedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4a7c521ae9204773a3748f4563209354Wed, 18 Oct 2017 02:29:16 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's suggestion that his predecessors fell short in honoring the nation's fallen (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4a7c521ae9204773a3748f4563209354Cowboys' Elliott gets another reprieve, will play vs 49ershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f55b26a626af4fcab00c4cf9a79edc0aWed, 18 Oct 2017 01:53:15 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Dallas Cowboys star Ezekiel Elliott was granted another legal reprieve Tuesday night in the running back's fight to avoid a six-game suspension over domestic violence allegations.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f55b26a626af4fcab00c4cf9a79edc0aPolitics and the fallen: Trump hasn't called all familieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5a5ad0e8d9bc428cb2beffaa3a6599edWed, 18 Oct 2017 01:17:08 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has pulled bereaved military families into a painful political fight of his own making, going so far Tuesday as to cite the death of his chief of staff's son in Afghanistan to question whether Barack Obama and other presidents did enough to honor the military dead.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5a5ad0e8d9bc428cb2beffaa3a6599edFlyers explode for 4-goal 2nd period, beat Panthers 5-1http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c86cbb95026147d3a34533111181b777Wed, 18 Oct 2017 02:50:52 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Wayne Simmonds pounded Florida's enforcer with a series of rights and dropped him with a left. Simmonds waved his arms toward the Flyers crowd and exhorted them to get louder as he skated toward the locker room to serve his major penalty. He high-fived fans and the orange-and-black faithful went wild for a period on the short list of the best in three years under coach Dave Hakstol.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c86cbb95026147d3a34533111181b777Iraqi gov't assumes control after Kurds leave disputed areashttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/96be553d5ad149d3a2a1319df20fd554Wed, 18 Oct 2017 02:31:02 GMTBAGHDAD (AP) — Kurdish fighters pulled out of disputed areas across northern and eastern Iraq on Tuesday, one day after giving up the vital oil city of Kirkuk — a dramatic redeployment of forces that opened the way for government troops to move into energy-rich and other strategically important territories.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/96be553d5ad149d3a2a1319df20fd554Arvidsson and Josi lift Predators over Avalanche 4-1http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/39149ea5069e4967a49c446d301e8f96Wed, 18 Oct 2017 02:45:33 GMTNASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Viktor Arvidsson and Roman Josi each scored a goal and added an assist to lead the Nashville Predators to a 4-1 win over the Colorado Avalanche on Tuesday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/39149ea5069e4967a49c446d301e8f96Judge dismisses Russian billionaire's suit against APhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7c59b5f035084e40b64d59aee8748fa8Wed, 18 Oct 2017 02:52:53 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A federal judge on Tuesday dismissed a defamation lawsuit brought against The Associated Press by a Russian billionaire with ties to Russian President Vladimir Putin.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7c59b5f035084e40b64d59aee8748fa8Judge halts newest Trump travel ban, saying it has same woeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/42d3912a9c494e60a16ca2437e5f90f3Wed, 18 Oct 2017 01:03:15 GMTHONOLULU (AP) — A federal judge in Hawaii blocked most of President Donald Trump's latest travel ban Tuesday, just hours before it was set to take effect, saying the revised order "suffers from precisely the same maladies as its predecessor."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/42d3912a9c494e60a16ca2437e5f90f3North Korea says it plans to launch many more satelliteshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6381d626b4484f2fa6ac6daddae8400bWed, 18 Oct 2017 02:49:33 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — North Korea's deputy U.N. ambassador said Tuesday the country plans to launch many more satellites and accused the United States of trying to block its efforts to help peacefully develop outer space.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6381d626b4484f2fa6ac6daddae8400bCrosby, Malkin lift Pens over struggling Rangers 5-4 in OThttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/413fb55b7bf84324b521fa3e2e4b4e86Wed, 18 Oct 2017 02:34:22 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Sidney Crosby scored the tying goal with less than a minute remaining in regulation, Evgeni Malkin put in the winner 58 seconds into overtime and the Pittsburgh Penguins beat the struggling New York Rangers 5-4 on Tuesday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/413fb55b7bf84324b521fa3e2e4b4e86A short-term health deal by senators _ but Trump a questionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e4ed43a730104a7e82a1322d5b60290eWed, 18 Oct 2017 02:46:34 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Republican and Democratic senators joined in announcing a plan Tuesday aimed at stabilizing America's health insurance markets in the wake of President Donald Trump's order to terminate "Obamacare" subsidies. The president, at first, spoke approvingly of the deal, but as conservatives rebelled, the White House insisted Trump actually opposed the plan as a bailout of insurance companies.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e4ed43a730104a7e82a1322d5b60290eThe Latest: Southern California fire partially containedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c24c6aa0fbce41e698aaf9997e3ae3eaWed, 18 Oct 2017 01:52:24 GMTARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on a wildfire burning in mountains near Los Angeles (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c24c6aa0fbce41e698aaf9997e3ae3eaBrown scores, Andersen stops 30 shots as Caps beat Leafshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8b98721a1bb642359db4bc1157dd225bWed, 18 Oct 2017 01:40:41 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Connor Brown scored the game-winning goal in the third period and Frederik Andersen stopped all 30 shots he faced for the shutout as the Toronto Maple Leafs continued their tremendous start by beating the Washington Capitals 2-0 on Tuesday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8b98721a1bb642359db4bc1157dd225bDonna Karan begs forgiveness for Harvey Weinstein remarkshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/927844a3f08c42cc9313f4d5856f0c98Wed, 18 Oct 2017 00:59:25 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Fashion designer Donna Karan is "apologetic from the bottom of my heart" and embarrassed about "stupid" remarks she made last week that suggested sexual harassment victims were "asking for it" by the way they dressed.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/927844a3f08c42cc9313f4d5856f0c98Celtics star Hayward suffers gruesome injury in openerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/139b75a3b4704c589bf0918e7a8ce62cWed, 18 Oct 2017 02:21:46 GMTCLEVELAND (AP) — Just five minutes into his Boston career, new Celtics star forward Gordon Hayward gruesomely broke his left ankle, an injury that may end his season.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/139b75a3b4704c589bf0918e7a8ce62cFormer hostage's American wife rushed to hospitalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1675eba5f67c4149bb18c491bab6062fWed, 18 Oct 2017 00:43:58 GMTSMITHS FALLS, Ontario (AP) — Former hostage Joshua Boyle says his wife Caitlan had to be rushed to the hospital and remains there.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1675eba5f67c4149bb18c491bab6062fVegas hotel security guard's disappearance draws attentionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7d43f93e09a24c8695f03b52e0839222Wed, 18 Oct 2017 00:59:10 GMTLAS VEGAS (AP) — The cancellation of scheduled TV interviews last week by a hotel security guard wounded by the Las Vegas shooter raised questions Tuesday about the location of a key witness to the deadliest shooting in modern U.S. history.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7d43f93e09a24c8695f03b52e0839222Former hostage says his American wife was rushed to hospitalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7b6fde86175f480c99cdd5bfc2e87d67Wed, 18 Oct 2017 01:30:44 GMTSMITHS FALLS, Ontario (AP) — Joshua Boyle, a Canadian who was rescued with his family last week by Pakistani troops, said Tuesday that his wife had to be rushed to the hospital and remains there.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7b6fde86175f480c99cdd5bfc2e87d67Brown scores as Leafs continue hot start, beat Caps 2-0http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d46db7e01f2548b0822e38e17db0d163Wed, 18 Oct 2017 02:47:55 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Connor Brown made the most of his move up the lineup to keep the Toronto Maple Leafs' hot start rolling.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d46db7e01f2548b0822e38e17db0d163Senate moves ahead on GOP budget that's key to taxeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ce616cccc24845e1ad7a291903510e12Wed, 18 Oct 2017 01:44:53 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate is moving ahead on a Republican budget plan, a critical step in President Donald Trump and the party's politically imperative drive to cut taxes and simplify the IRS code.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ce616cccc24845e1ad7a291903510e12Xi says China's prospects are bright but challenges severehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8a23cf30da434c37b4e25317b1d0243aWed, 18 Oct 2017 01:59:43 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Chinese President Xi Jinping trumpeted his nation's prospects as bright but made a rare acknowledgement of severe economic challenges as he opened the Communist Party's twice-a-decade national congress on Wednesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8a23cf30da434c37b4e25317b1d0243aTexas' Tom Herman still talking rebuilding at 3-3http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9bbe25e775e442e2874403f9ec9ac957Wed, 18 Oct 2017 03:09:49 GMTAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Midway through a first season most notable for two close losses, an emerging freshman quarterback and an off-hand "fairy dust" comment, Tom Herman has a 3-3 team that is not really any closer to reaching a bowl game than Charlie Strong's last one was.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9bbe25e775e442e2874403f9ec9ac957Bannon boosts Flake challenger, snubs Trump plea to back offhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e404af1a8455404bbd00a7d647262352Wed, 18 Oct 2017 03:38:18 GMTSCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Former presidential strategist Steve Bannon doubled down on his criticism of the GOP establishment at a Tuesday night fundraiser for a challenger to Arizona's incumbent Sen. Jeff Flake.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e404af1a8455404bbd00a7d647262352The Latest: Napa Valley school remain closed until Mondayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/37b36033f8b54d3d813055784c7eb0e3Wed, 18 Oct 2017 01:06:24 GMTNAPA, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on California wildfires (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/37b36033f8b54d3d813055784c7eb0e3Kentucky city moving 2 Confederate statues from courthousehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cf90a89b0736404d9814ad160d499fd6Wed, 18 Oct 2017 00:48:26 GMTLEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky's second largest city began moving statutes of two Confederate statues on Tuesday evening after obtaining a legal opinion that a state heritage panel does not have jurisdiction over them.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cf90a89b0736404d9814ad160d499fd6MercyMe wins artist of the year at Dove Awardshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a243c4eeed4f45fda6f04ba473002348Wed, 18 Oct 2017 02:29:27 GMTNASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Contemporary Christian band MercyMe took home awards for artist of the year and pop/contemporary album of the year and the band's frontman, Bart Millard, was named songwriter of the year (artist) at this year's Dove Awards.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a243c4eeed4f45fda6f04ba473002348Johnson helps Blue Jackets extend win streak to fourhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dacca6f341764d37aa51a8e52d55c6b4Wed, 18 Oct 2017 03:08:46 GMTWINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Jack Johnson's goal 13:54 into the second period was the eventual winner as the Columbus Blue Jackets extended their winning streak to four with a commanding 5-2 victory over the Winnipeg Jets on Tuesday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dacca6f341764d37aa51a8e52d55c6b4Judge HR sparks NY, Yanks beat Astros 6-4 to even ALCS at 2http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dda9463678eb4c2dabc206311957bec5Wed, 18 Oct 2017 03:15:44 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — With a soaring shot headed for Monument Park, Aaron Judge got New York back on course for another memorable October.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dda9463678eb4c2dabc206311957bec5Guatemala extends UN anti-corruption official's visahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2a3eb56fb48446f9aaac48a77ea210c9Wed, 18 Oct 2017 01:25:29 GMTGUATEMALA CITY (AP) — The Guatemalan government has renewed the visa of the U.N. anti-corruption commissioner but instructed him to "refrain from interfering in the internal affairs" of the country.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2a3eb56fb48446f9aaac48a77ea210c9Celtics star Hayward breaks ankle vs. Cavshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fc513c4f62794f4bb6884de297df77fcWed, 18 Oct 2017 00:36:09 GMTCLEVELAND (AP) — Boston Celtics star forward Gordon Hayward had to be carted off of the court in the season opener with a broken left ankle.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fc513c4f62794f4bb6884de297df77fcHayward breaks ankle, Cavs hold off Celtics 102-99 in openerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7cc01dd215ce4f19887cfc221b14960bWed, 18 Oct 2017 03:00:30 GMTCLEVELAND (AP) — Boston's Gordon Hayward broke his left ankle just five minutes into the season, a grisly injury that overshadowed Kyrie Irving's return to Cleveland and the Cavaliers' 102-99 win over the shocked Celtics on Tuesday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7cc01dd215ce4f19887cfc221b14960bColorado teen killed young siblings to be alone, police sayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c21ba6676ad249e997adfbcb36c8e895Wed, 18 Oct 2017 00:36:04 GMTCOLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — A 19-year-old accused of stabbing his two young siblings to death and wounding his father in Colorado told investigators he carried out the attack so he could be alone in the house, documents say.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c21ba6676ad249e997adfbcb36c8e895Fire crews protect observatory on Southern California peakhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2d67f2f16a2f410b97a68068ab546600Wed, 18 Oct 2017 01:54:27 GMTARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — A dozen aircraft dropped water and fire retardant as crews worked in steep terrain Tuesday to battle a blaze near an historic observatory and communications towers on Mount Wilson northeast of Los Angeles.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2d67f2f16a2f410b97a68068ab546600Boeser, Burmistrov score to lift Canucks over Senators 3-0http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b5e286d989274a89b066faa68712814dWed, 18 Oct 2017 02:26:31 GMTOTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — Brock Boeser and Alexander Burmistrov had a goal and an assist each in the Vancouver Canucks' 3-0 win over the Ottawa Senators on Tuesday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b5e286d989274a89b066faa68712814dAmnesty: Myanmar army killed at least hundreds of Rohingyahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2d4d806a61d44e9b8801a635d23c1950Wed, 18 Oct 2017 03:07:47 GMTBANGKOK (AP) — Myanmar security forces killed hundreds of men, women and children during a systematic campaign to expel Rohingya Muslims, Amnesty International said in a new report Wednesday that calls for an arms embargo on the country and criminal prosecution of the perpetrators.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2d4d806a61d44e9b8801a635d23c1950San Antonio Stars moving to Las Vegas, bought by MGM Resortshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d4748bea2ebb44fbb9f6146739b21239Wed, 18 Oct 2017 01:06:05 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Las Vegas is getting a WNBA franchise.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d4748bea2ebb44fbb9f6146739b21239The Latest: White House slams decision to block travel banhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8457edaa89474993bfc7da34eaa1154dWed, 18 Oct 2017 01:09:31 GMTHONOLULU (AP) — The Latest on a judge in Hawaii blocking the latest version of President Donald Trump's travel ban (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8457edaa89474993bfc7da34eaa1154dShock, anger over Weinstein at NY women filmmakers eventhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd17b47f72804def98e1bfc631e2a7d7Wed, 18 Oct 2017 02:46:06 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Anger, shock, unity and solidarity: Those were the prevailing emotions on Tuesday at a Manhattan event for women filmmakers, writers and actors, where the Harvey Weinstein scandal wasn't far from anyone's mind.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cd17b47f72804def98e1bfc631e2a7d7Californians head back home to altered lives, communitieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/645e31ea0dd24edd81380cf27d2c2991Wed, 18 Oct 2017 03:00:04 GMTPETALUMA, Calif. (AP) — Some have lost loved ones. Many have survived near-death experiences. Others have lost their homes and a lifetime of possessions.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/645e31ea0dd24edd81380cf27d2c2991Cut down by Yanks, Astros turn to Keuchel in ALCS Game 5http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6dbce26fdc9640d8921a031fc4a8ec45Wed, 18 Oct 2017 02:27:02 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The Houston Astros heated up their bullpen in a hurry, but it didn't make any difference. Not on this night, not in a ballpark that kept pulsating with every pitch.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6dbce26fdc9640d8921a031fc4a8ec45US-backed forces celebrate fall of IS 'capital,' Raqqahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7db6eafbc8f34e25a404f48f3ddedefaWed, 18 Oct 2017 02:20:15 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — U.S.-backed Syrian forces celebrated in the devastated streets of Raqqa on Tuesday after gaining control of the northern city that once was the heart of the Islamic State's self-styled caliphate, dealing a major defeat to the extremist group that has seen its territory shrink ever smaller since summer.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7db6eafbc8f34e25a404f48f3ddedefa'Project Runway' fashion designer Mychael Knight dieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/25892d5c62344ce5b704cef02f6510deWed, 18 Oct 2017 00:47:30 GMTGeorgia fashion designer Mychael Knight, who was a finalist on the popular TV competition show "Project Runway," died Tuesday at age 39.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/25892d5c62344ce5b704cef02f6510deMaltese reporter killed by bomb crusaded against corruptionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b8d3df6da4df40a3a1125d58f23c25e4Wed, 18 Oct 2017 02:38:47 GMTROME (AP) — Daphne Caruana Galizia, a Maltese journalist killed by a bomb that blew up her car, was fearless and formidable, colleagues and admirers recall.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b8d3df6da4df40a3a1125d58f23c25e4