FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 01 Sep 2015 11:09:15 -07:00Lindsey Graham files for home state Republican primary, 01 Sep 2015 17:38:32 GMTCOLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina's Lindsey Graham on Tuesday made his presidential campaign official in his home state, saying he is the most qualified to serve as commander in chief despite his meager poll standings. to let Prime members download videos, 01 Sep 2015 17:18:47 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Amazon is upping the ante in the streaming-video competition with downloadable videos. gas find sparks panic in Israel about Israeli reserves, 01 Sep 2015 17:40:35 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — Egypt's new natural gas bonanza is causing an uproar in Israel, with energy stocks plummeting and recriminations over indecisiveness and infighting that have delayed production from the country's own gas fields. leader: Not enough votes to defund Planned Parenthood, 01 Sep 2015 17:57:15 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate's top Republican is conceding that his party will have to await the next president before it can cut off federal funds that go to Planned Parenthood. emerging female writers receive $30,000 Rona Jaffe Awards, 01 Sep 2015 17:44:51 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Fiction writer Vanessa Hua and nonfiction writer Meehan Crist are among this year's recipients of the Rona Jaffe Awards, $30,000 prizes for emerging female authors. issues warning letters to powdered caffeine distributors, 01 Sep 2015 17:26:52 GMTCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Food and Drug Administration has issued warning letters to five distributors of pure powdered caffeine, saying the products put consumers at risk of illness or injury. 2nd video emerges of deadly shooting by deputies, 01 Sep 2015 16:56:16 GMTDALLAS (AP) — A Texas prosecutor says a second video has emerged that gives authorities a "very clear view" of a confrontation between deputies and a man who had his hands raised before he was shot and killed. marking day to stress care for creation, 01 Sep 2015 16:59:10 GMTVATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis is pushing ahead with his protect-the-environment priorities, presiding over a prayer service in St. Peter's Basilica Tuesday for the "care of Creation." accused of harassing American Indian students cleared, 01 Sep 2015 17:31:53 GMTRAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) — A judge has cleared a South Dakota man accused of harassing American Indian children with racial slurs and spilling beer on them at a minor league hockey game in Rapid City. top iPhone and iPad apps on App Store, 01 Sep 2015 17:46:02 GMTApp Store Official Charts for the week ending August 31, 2015: Georgia officer likely shot by other officers, 01 Sep 2015 17:34:15 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Police officers who arrived at the wrong metro Atlanta home after a report of suspicious activity shot the man who lives there, killed his dog and "likely" shot a fellow officer, leaving him seriously wounded, authorities said Tuesday. weather conditions help Washington firefighters, 01 Sep 2015 17:05:59 GMTSPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Lower temperatures and higher humidity gave helped firefighters Tuesday as they tried to control iant wildfires burning in north-central Washington. fatally shot, prompting manhunt in northern Illinois, 01 Sep 2015 17:11:20 GMTFOX LAKE, Ill. (AP) — Police in northern Illinois say a manhunt is underway after an officer was shot and killed., family remember slain TV cameraman in Va. hometown, 01 Sep 2015 17:19:04 GMTROANOKE, Va. (AP) — Hundreds of mourners crowded into a church Tuesday to honor Adam Ward, the 27-year-old television cameraman who was slain while filming a live interview. top 10 books on Apple's iBooks-US, 01 Sep 2015 17:50:18 GMTiBook charts for week ending August 31, 2015: dispute intensifies, Bush hitting back harder, 01 Sep 2015 17:06:40 GMTMIAMI (AP) — The feud between Donald Trump and Jeb Bush appears to be intensifying. woman tops squash world ranking, 01 Sep 2015 17:34:16 GMTCAIRO (AP) — The Professional Squash Association ranked Egyptian Raneem El Welily as the world's No. 1 women's player on Tuesday, making her the first Egyptian woman to hold the sport's top spot. in Budapest train station amid Europe's migrant crisis, 01 Sep 2015 16:55:26 GMTBUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Chanting "Freedom! Freedom!," angry migrants demanded to be let aboard trains bound for Austria and Germany after Hungary temporarily suspended all rail traffic Tuesday from its main Budapest terminal and brawny police forced hundreds of migrants out of the train station. Latest: Police hunt for 3 suspects after officer killed, 01 Sep 2015 17:33:54 GMTFOX LAKE, Ill. (AP) — The latest on the fatal shooting of a police officer in northern Illinois (all times local): Latest: Funeral concludes for slain TV cameraman, 01 Sep 2015 17:02:47 GMTROANOKE, Va. (AP) — The latest on the funeral for Adam Ward, the WDBJ-TV cameraman who was fatally shot by a former co-worker on live TV Wednesday in Moneta, Virginia (all times local):, aides stressed protecting State Dept. info in email, 01 Sep 2015 17:48:41 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton and her aides at the State Department were acutely aware — and occasionally frustrated — by the need to protect sensitive information when discussing international affairs over email and other correspondence. begins for officer charged with abusing Indian man, 01 Sep 2015 17:06:32 GMTHUNTSVILLE, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama police officer went on trial Tuesday on a federal charge of using excessive force against an Indian man who was thrown down and partially paralyzed during a confrontation in a suburban neighborhood. Latest: Kentucky clerk details her religious beliefs, 01 Sep 2015 17:04:28 GMTMOREHEAD, Ky. (AP) — The latest on a Kentucky county clerk who has refused to issue marriage licenses despite a U.S. Supreme Court ruling against her (all times local): Tulsa deputy testifies before grand jury, 01 Sep 2015 17:30:04 GMTTULSA, Okla. (AP) — An Oklahoma sheriff's deputy who says he was pressured to sign off on memos regarding the training of a reserve deputy accused of fatally shooting an unarmed man testified Tuesday before a grand jury looking into the agency. author sorry for saying Idris Elba 'too street' for 007, 01 Sep 2015 17:46:07 GMTLONDON (AP) — The author of the new James Bond novel apologized on Tuesday after he said that British actor Idris Elba is "too street" to play 007. who got life for marijuana charge goes free in Missouri, 01 Sep 2015 17:22:24 GMTJEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — A man sentenced to life in prison without parole on a marijuana-related charge was freed Tuesday from a Missouri prison after being behind bars for two decades — a period in which the nation's attitudes toward pot have steadily softened. top 10 movies on the iTunes Store, 01 Sep 2015 17:26:39 GMTiTunes Movies U.S. charts for week ending August 31, 2015: men accused of threatening Pokemon event denied bail, 01 Sep 2015 17:09:27 GMTBOSTON (AP) — Two Iowa men accused of making online threats of violence against a Pokemon competition in Boston were ordered held without bail Tuesday after a judge rejected arguments by their lawyers that their comments amounted to idle online bravado. in recession; PM Harper denies it as election looms, 01 Sep 2015 17:44:31 GMTTORONTO (AP) — Prime Minister Stephen Harper, campaigning for a fourth term on a record of economic growth, has refused to recognize that Canada is in a recession, despite new data to the contrary. to argue scope of Obama administration water rule, 01 Sep 2015 17:01:33 GMTBISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — A federal judge in North Dakota is giving attorneys until Tuesday night to file briefs arguing the scope of his injunction blocking a new Obama administration water rule. police bring charges against Syrian in rendition case, 01 Sep 2015 17:33:43 GMTTORONTO (AP) — Canada's national police force is charging a former Syrian military intelligence officer for allegedly torturing a Canadian engineer transferred by the U.S. to an overseas detention center. suicide attacks kill 12 Iraqi troops, militiamen, 01 Sep 2015 16:56:40 GMTBAGHDAD (AP) — A series of suicide attacks by the Islamic State group outside a town in Iraq's western Anbar province on Tuesday killed 12 soldiers and allied Sunni militiamen, military and hospital officials said. chief Mayer says she's pregnant with twins, 01 Sep 2015 17:33:43 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer is pregnant with identical twins.'s wildlife policy debated after encounter with bear, 01 Sep 2015 17:54:17 GMTHARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A debate over Connecticut's wildlife policy reignited after state officials said last week they will trap and kill a bear cub that approached a hiker in a wildlife area, startling but not harming her. asks UN to reject Palestinian attempt to raise flag, 01 Sep 2015 17:07:47 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — Israel is urging the United Nations secretary-general and General Assembly president to reject a Palestinian attempt to raise their flag at U.N. headquarters. court refuses to hear appeals in chimp personhood case, 01 Sep 2015 17:17:38 GMTALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — An animal rights group seeking legal personhood for chimpanzees won't get a hearing in the state's highest court. head vows to introduce viral testing in Olympic waters, 01 Sep 2015 17:10:53 GMTLONDON (AP) — Olympic organizers promised Tuesday to introduce viral testing in the polluted waters in Rio de Janeiro where about 1,400 athletes will compete in next year's games. Point prof who called legal scholars treasonous resigns, 01 Sep 2015 17:30:28 GMTWEST POINT, N.Y. (AP) — A West Point professor criticized for writing an article calling some legal scholars treasonous and "lawful targets" for the U.S. military in its war on terrorism has resigned a month after he was hired to teach a law course. stocks fall sharply on bleak Chinese manufacturing report, 01 Sep 2015 17:41:43 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Stocks plunged again Tuesday, continuing a rocky ride for Wall Street, after gloomy economic data out of China rekindled fears that the world's second-largest economy is slowing more than previously anticipated. mistaken for hat-wearing bank robber seeks $3.3 million, 01 Sep 2015 17:36:51 GMTTALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Rodolfo Valladares wore the wrong hat to the bank while trying to cash a $100 check in a case of mistaken identity that's led to a court battle over $3.3 million. Hampshire's Flume Gorge a slice of the geological past, 01 Sep 2015 17:33:15 GMTLINCOLN, N.H. (AP) — At the Flume Gorge in the heart of the New Hampshire's White Mountain National Forest, vertical walls of darkened Conway granite stretch nine stories skyward and 800 feet (245 meters) long toward the base of Mount Liberty. at heart? Not most Americans, government report says, 01 Sep 2015 17:34:06 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Your heart might be older than you are. A new government report suggests age is just a number — and perhaps not a very telling one when it comes to your risk of heart attack or stroke. gets life in hammer deaths of octogenarian parents, 01 Sep 2015 17:06:39 GMTPONTIAC, Mich. (AP) — A 54-year-old suburban Detroit man has been sentenced to life in prison for beating his 87-year-old father and 85-year-old mother to death with hammers. without power as Phoenix recovers from big storm, 01 Sep 2015 17:16:15 GMTPHOENIX (AP) — Tens of thousands of Phoenix-area residents and businesses, including a food bank, were without power more than 12 hours after a monsoon storm knocked down trees, damaged buildings and toppled a tractor-trailer on a freeway. set for officer charged with abusing Indian man, 01 Sep 2015 16:57:29 GMTHUNTSVILLE, Ala. (AP) — A trial has begun for an Alabama police officer facing a federal charge of using excessive force against an Indian man who was thrown down and partially paralyzed during a confrontation in a suburban neighborhood. regulator clears oil and gas company of causing quakes, 01 Sep 2015 17:55:09 GMTAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A state inquiry has found that an oil and gas company's disposal well operations likely did not cause a series of North Texas earthquakes. dispute that asphyxia caused disabled man's death, 01 Sep 2015 17:10:51 GMTThree Maryland sheriff's deputies are disputing the state medical examiner's conclusion that a man with Down syndrome died from asphyxia as they struggled to remove him from a movie theater in 2013. Casey becomes 32nd senator to back Iran nuke deal, 01 Sep 2015 17:36:59 GMTBALTIMORE (AP) — Democrat Bob Casey of Pennsylvania has become the 32nd senator to support the nuclear deal with Iran. attack Malian army checkpoint, killing 2 soldiers, 01 Sep 2015 17:32:20 GMTBAMAKO, Mali (AP) — Suspected Islamic extremists attacked an army checkpoint in Timbuktu early Tuesday, killing at least two soldiers and injuring one, the government said. Texas school finance case reaches state Supreme Court, 01 Sep 2015 17:43:07 GMTAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Attorneys for 600-plus school districts suing Texas told the state Supreme Court on Tuesday that the GOP-controlled Legislature doesn't provide enough funding for classrooms and distributes it unfairly, especially given ever-tougher academic curriculum standards and a population boom pushing enrollment to record levels.