FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 21 Oct 2016 18:47:36 -07:00Overloaded train derails in Cameroon, killing at least 53, 22 Oct 2016 01:20:15 GMTESEKA, Cameroon (AP) — An overloaded train derailed along the route that links Cameroon's two major cities on Friday, killing at least 53 people and injuring more than 300, the government said. Latest: Christie denies he knew about lane closures, 21 Oct 2016 22:45:00 GMTNEWARK, N.J. (AP) — The Latest in the criminal trial of two former allies of Republican Gov. Chris Christie who are accused of plotting George Washington Bridge lane closings in a 2013 political revenge scheme. (all times local): expert urges next UN chief to focus on ending tax havens, 22 Oct 2016 00:42:54 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — A U.N. human rights expert is urging the next U.N. secretary-general to make the elimination of tax havens a priority to ensure that corporations, billionaires and "kleptocrats" pay their fair share of taxes. of man in The Piano Guys missing in Oregon, 21 Oct 2016 22:07:31 GMTPORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The 21-year-old daughter of one of men in the Utah-based music group The Piano Guys has been reported missing and may have gotten injured or lost on a hike in the Columbia River Gorge in Oregon, authorities say. regrets, Trump vows; Clinton pursues his supporters, 22 Oct 2016 00:59:15 GMTCLEVELAND (AP) — Hillary Clinton ramped up her pressure on Donald Trump in the election's most competitive states Friday with an emotional TV ad targeting his criticism of a Muslim-American family. Trump vowed to go all-out in the final three weeks so he'll have no regrets — even if he loses. Syrian government blamed for 3rd chemical attack, 22 Oct 2016 01:36:52 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — An international team says the Syrian government carried out a third chemical attack in the conflict-wracked nation. Latest: Trump to lay out closing arguments in Gettysburg, 22 Oct 2016 00:26:36 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. presidential race (all times EDT): enacts restrictions on Airbnb, with fines of up to $7,500, 22 Oct 2016 01:23:02 GMTALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York state enacted one of the nation's toughest restrictions on Airbnb on Friday with a new law authorizing fines of up to $7,500 for many short-term rentals. court upholds death sentence in 1996 slaying, 21 Oct 2016 23:32:50 GMTKANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Kansas' highest court on Friday upheld the death sentence of a man convicted of killing a college student 20 years ago. president says he won't sever ties with US, 21 Oct 2016 22:45:49 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said Friday he did not mean he would cut off ties with the United States when he said in China that he was separating from the U.S., adding it's in his country's best interest to stay with America.'s Minjee Lee opens 6-stroke lead in Blue Bay LPGA, 21 Oct 2016 22:09:45 GMTHAINAN, China (AP) — Minjee Lee patiently navigated Jian Lake's undulating greens again Friday to stretch her lead to six strokes in the Blue Bay LPGA. Men accused in Kansas plot prepared for 'upheaval', 21 Oct 2016 23:42:05 GMTWICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Three men accused of plotting to bomb Somali immigrants in western Kansas were only preparing to defend themselves in the event of "massive social upheaval" as they accumulated firearms and ammunition, a defense attorney said Friday. Poker pro Ivey, pal broke gambling rules in $10M win, 22 Oct 2016 00:19:03 GMTATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — A federal judge ruled on Friday that poker pro Phil Ivey and a companion violated state gambling regulations in the way they won nearly $10 million at cards at an Atlantic City casino. judge sparks outrage with no prison time for incest, 22 Oct 2016 01:30:12 GMTHELENA, Mont. (AP) — A judge's decision not to order prison time for a Montana man who raped his 12-year-old daughter has sparked outrage from afar and calls closer to home to toughen the state's law, which allows such lenience in certain circumstances. aide on trial says she told him of traffic study, 21 Oct 2016 23:18:35 GMTNEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Republican Gov. Chris Christie approved of a traffic study on the George Washington Bridge, his former deputy chief of staff testified Friday in her criminal trial, but federal prosecutors say it was actually a cover story for a political payback scheme designed to cause traffic jams. Latest: 67 seek medical care after Kansas chemical spill, 21 Oct 2016 22:06:14 GMTATCHISON, Kan. (AP) — The Latest on the chemical spill at a plant in Atchison, Kansas, (all times local): arrest 35 suspected members of Long Island gang, 22 Oct 2016 01:23:39 GMTBRENTWOOD, N.Y. (AP) — Police have arrested 35 suspected members of a Long Island gang days after the skeletal remains of a young man were discovered. dispatched to wrong home charged with shooting, 21 Oct 2016 22:31:56 GMTOCOEE, Fla. (AP) — A central Florida police officer has been indicted after authorities say he shot into a home after being dispatched to the wrong address. storms cause floods, kill 1 person in Pennsylvania, 22 Oct 2016 01:15:40 GMTWILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — Strong storms hit pockets of western and central Pennsylvania early Friday, bringing up to 7 inches of rain, turning roads into rivers, damaging homes in communities as far as 150 miles apart and killing one person. niece, others seek shares of Prince's estate, 21 Oct 2016 22:13:04 GMTCHASKA, Minn. (AP) — A Minnesota judge said Friday he'll try to rule quickly on whether state law entitles a purported niece, grandniece and nephew of Prince to press their claims to shares in the late rock superstar's estate. Latest: Pennsylvania gas spill threatens 3 water systems, 22 Oct 2016 00:31:27 GMTWILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — The Latest on flooding across western and central Pennsylvania (all times local): officer facing felony charge from March shooting, 22 Oct 2016 00:52:25 GMTBROWN DEER, Wis. (AP) — A Wisconsin police officer faces a felony charge for allegedly shooting and injuring an unarmed man in March after removing him from a bus, according to a criminal complaint issued Friday. lineups for the Sunday news shows, 22 Oct 2016 00:05:32 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows: camp preparing for possibility Trump won't concede, 22 Oct 2016 01:15:47 GMTWHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — Hillary Clinton's campaign is increasingly preparing for the possibility that Donald Trump may never concede the presidential election should she win, a development that could enormously complicate the crucial early weeks of her preparations to take office. hosts final White House musical event with BET, 22 Oct 2016 00:30:28 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama says he's feeling a "little bit of bittersweetness" as he hosts his final musical night at the White House. in homeless killings case deemed mentally incompetent, 21 Oct 2016 23:21:59 GMTSAN DIEGO (AP) — A San Diego judge Friday deemed a man charged with carrying out a string of deadly attacks on sleeping homeless men last summer to be mentally incompetent to stand trial. NJ Transit leaders skip hearing on deadly train crash, 21 Oct 2016 23:45:16 GMTTRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey Transit's top officials skipped a state oversight hearing Friday to meet with federal regulators, upsetting lawmakers eager to question them about their agency's poor safety record and slow deployment of sophisticated technology that could have prevented a deadly crash last month. Navy destroyer conducts operation in South China Sea, 22 Oct 2016 00:22:17 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A U.S. Navy warship on Friday passed through waters claimed by China near disputed islands in the South China Sea, the Defense Department said, drawing Chinese condemnation. explores ways to mentor youth after daughter' death, 22 Oct 2016 01:34:47 GMTLEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Olympic sprinter Tyson Gay says he will help explore ways to mentor youth in Lexington after the shooting death of his 15-year-old daughter over the weekend. Latest: Second of 2 dead workers recovered in Boston, 22 Oct 2016 00:33:32 GMTBOSTON (AP) — The Latest on two workers killed in Boston after the trench where they were working flooded. (all times local): and Gasquet reach European Open semifinals, 22 Oct 2016 01:23:47 GMTANTWERP, Belgium (AP) — Top-seeded David Goffin of Belgium had more trouble than expected against Romanian qualifier Marius Copil, rallying to win 5-7, 6-1, 6-3 to reach the semifinals of the European Open on Friday. woman appeals dismissal of suit over jail stay, 22 Oct 2016 00:19:48 GMTA Mississippi woman is appealing a federal judge's decision that being jailed for 96 days without seeing a judge didn't violate her constitutional rights. investigator: Trump is peddling 'lies' on Syria-IS link, 22 Oct 2016 00:35:59 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. special investigator on counterterrorism and human rights accused Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump on Friday of peddling "lies and xenophobia" by claiming a link between Syrian refugees and Islamic State extremists. nixes twerking at final White House musical event, 22 Oct 2016 01:22:02 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama said he's sad that one of his and the first lady's favorite traditions, musical night at the White House, ended Friday. lash Pennsylvania, cause flooding, gas spill; 1 dead, 22 Oct 2016 00:29:23 GMTWILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — Freak storms packing up to 100 mph winds hit Pennsylvania early Friday, sending floodwaters into hundreds of homes and causing a pipeline rupture that dumped more than 50,000 gallons of gasoline into a stream, threatening drinking water supplies. One man was killed when a tree crashed into his home. Glover cast as Lando Calrissian in Han Solo film, 21 Oct 2016 22:08:17 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Donald Glover is joining the "Star Wars" universe. Latest: Pence asks supporters to 'pray for our country', 21 Oct 2016 23:24:25 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. presidential race (all times EDT): main floods trench in Boston, killing 2 workers, 22 Oct 2016 00:43:08 GMTBOSTON (AP) — A water main gave way in Boston's South End neighborhood on Friday afternoon, flooding a deep trench and killing two workers. worker accused of stealing secrets to stay in custody, 21 Oct 2016 23:45:26 GMTBALTIMORE (AP) — A former National Security Agency contractor accused in a massive theft of classified information will remain in custody as prosecutors continue building a criminal case against him, a federal judge ruled Friday. indicted on charges he hacked LinkedIn, 22 Oct 2016 00:10:34 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A Russian man has been charged with hacking and stealing information from computers at LinkedIn and other San Francisco Bay Area companies, federal prosecutors announced Friday. Berkeley Greek parties banned amid sexual assault reports, 22 Oct 2016 00:24:05 GMTBERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — Fraternities and sororities at the University of California, Berkeley have taken a bold stance against sexual violence, voluntarily banning all parties following reports of two sexual assaults last week at off-campus frat functions. Latest: Trump touts plan to rebuild military, 22 Oct 2016 00:01:55 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. presidential race (all times EDT): stands in the way of Cubs' chance to make history, 21 Oct 2016 22:53:46 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — All that's left for the Chicago Cubs to do is make history. not dropping fraud case against Texas attorney general, 21 Oct 2016 23:06:48 GMTAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Investor fraud accusations against Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton are back in federal court, at least for now, after the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on Friday refiled a civil lawsuit against the Republican that a judge previously dismissed. could have starter Salazar back for World Series, 21 Oct 2016 22:40:39 GMTCLEVELAND (AP) — After weeks of being broken and bloodied, the Indians' pitching staff may have reinforcements in the World Series. to face del Potro in semis of Stockholm Open, 22 Oct 2016 01:27:42 GMTSTOCKHOLM (AP) — Grigor Dimitrov of Bulgaria advanced to the semifinals of the Stockholm Open by beating Kevin Anderson of South Africa 7-6 (3), 5-7, 6-2 on Friday. supremacist David Duke qualifies for Senate debate, 21 Oct 2016 22:04:46 GMTBATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — White supremacist David Duke has qualified for a televised debate in Louisiana's U.S. Senate race. show European Mars probe crashed, may have exploded, 21 Oct 2016 22:04:40 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Europe's experimental Mars probe hit the right spot — but at the wrong speed — and may have ended up in a fiery ball of rocket fuel when it struck the surface, scientists said Friday. cloud over Kansas community dissipates, 21 Oct 2016 22:39:36 GMTATCHISON, Kan. (AP) — A chemical spill at a northeast Kansas distilling plant released a noxious cloud of fumes Friday, forcing temporary evacuations and sending dozens of people to the hospital, including two who were in intensive care, officials said. on key internet firm disrupt internet services, 22 Oct 2016 00:18:36 GMTWithering cyberattacks on server farms of a key internet firm repeatedly disrupted access to major websites and online services including Twitter, Netflix and PayPal across the United States on Friday. The White House called the disruption malicious and a hacker group claimed responsibility, though its assertion couldn't be verified.