FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Mon, 31 Aug 2015 08:20:06 -07:00A racial gap in kidney transplants closes but work remainshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/16c27c12727a43028c7b0a6d2b47cb0eMon, 31 Aug 2015 15:00:51 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — A racial gap in kidney transplants appears to have closed, a 13-year study found.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/16c27c12727a43028c7b0a6d2b47cb0eThai police seek 2 new suspects in Bangkok bombing probehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f7fd5fa382a64df192c2cac25ef8f0feMon, 31 Aug 2015 14:04:39 GMTBANGKOK (AP) — Thai police issued arrest warrants Monday for two more suspects, a Thai woman and a foreign man of unknown nationality, as part of a widening investigation that yielded its first arrest over the weekend in connection with a deadly bombing in Bangkok two weeks ago.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f7fd5fa382a64df192c2cac25ef8f0fe5 Filipinos die in creek accident while on charity missionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0fec2d56154a4575ac0c283076f6b33bMon, 31 Aug 2015 13:41:39 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — Five people on a charity mission drowned and another went missing after they were swept away by a sudden current while crossing a creek in the northern Philippines, officials said Monday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0fec2d56154a4575ac0c283076f6b33b2 arrested for enjoying meal on boat while family slepthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/05ee5696ec2a46b88e161a262a04ed6bMon, 31 Aug 2015 13:05:54 GMTNORWALK, Conn. (AP) — Police in Connecticut have charged two people they say broke into a boat at a Norwalk marina to enjoy a fast food meal and take some selfies while a family of five slept on board.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/05ee5696ec2a46b88e161a262a04ed6bEpix reaches multiyear Hulu deal, ends Netflix agreementhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b7b51459b41845839a5a82c2deba0ed4Mon, 31 Aug 2015 14:18:26 GMTThe cable network Epix jumped from Netflix to Hulu, landing a multiyear, digital subscription video on demand deal with the streaming service.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b7b51459b41845839a5a82c2deba0ed4Migrants bike into Norway at remote Arctic border crossinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/15b1d874b95a429784575d2c23eeb4b0Mon, 31 Aug 2015 15:04:04 GMTHELSINKI (AP) — As Europe grapples with record-breaking numbers of migrants, a trickle of asylum seekers from Syria and the Mediterranean region have found an unlikely route: Through Russia to a remote Arctic border post in Norway, partly on bicycles.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/15b1d874b95a429784575d2c23eeb4b0Another MTV VMAs, another controversial Miley Cyrushttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1673a4dd30dd4540b5254c859c30d4bfMon, 31 Aug 2015 14:53:04 GMTJustin Bieber cried, Taylor Swift won most of the awards and Kanye West ranted onstage, but Miley Cyrus still owned the 2015 MTV Video Music Awards.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1673a4dd30dd4540b5254c859c30d4bfUS stocks open modestly lower, led by energy sectorhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/872a98833d074e418061121759de5590Mon, 31 Aug 2015 14:29:26 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Stocks moved lower in early trading Monday, as oil prices fell and investors reacted to signs that the Federal Reserve was still on pace to raise rates this month. It sets up another volatile week on Wall Street, which has been battered this month.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/872a98833d074e418061121759de5590Ukraine police officer killed, 100 others injured in clasheshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3399f385045c46a5ba31c9bbbf75d30cMon, 31 Aug 2015 14:01:47 GMTKIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukrainian Interior Minister Arsen Avakov says one law enforcement officer has been killed and about 100 others injured in clashes outside parliament.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3399f385045c46a5ba31c9bbbf75d30cMerkel: expect Greece to fulfil obligations after electionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aa2fe9e90561417fa3e3ef5121554d18Mon, 31 Aug 2015 14:41:03 GMTBERLIN (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel is making clear she expects Greece to continue complying with its obligations to creditors after upcoming elections, and says she doesn't see any possibility of reducing interest rates on its bailout loans.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aa2fe9e90561417fa3e3ef5121554d18Celebrated Romanian baritone Dan Iordachescu dies at 85http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/76377f3a25f44b8e99c0d59c726c7303Mon, 31 Aug 2015 13:51:42 GMTBUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Celebrated Romanian baritone Dan Iordachescu, who sang at Milan's La Scala and the Vienna State Opera during a half-century career, has died at 85, the Bucharest Opera said Monday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/76377f3a25f44b8e99c0d59c726c7303Rally, weather help South Dakota tourism rev along in 2015http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a938b1938ad844d7bb0e3e91e6f0f71dMon, 31 Aug 2015 13:17:30 GMTPIERRE, S.D. (AP) — The South Dakota tourism industry is surging this year, spurred on by good weather, low gas prices and landmark events such as the 75th Sturgis Motorcycle Rally, officials say.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a938b1938ad844d7bb0e3e91e6f0f71dBlue Bell resumes selling ice cream after listeria recallhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d81e7b250da042dab05b3511e8f225f1Mon, 31 Aug 2015 13:46:03 GMTBRENHAM, Texas (AP) — Blue Bell ice cream is back.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d81e7b250da042dab05b3511e8f225f1Review: Redford and Nolte in Bryson's 'A Walk in the Woods'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/59de848be42d44f794bd17821f2e28fbMon, 31 Aug 2015 13:43:07 GMTThe lure of the wild has recently attracted an interesting batch of solitude seekers: Reese Witherspoon ("Wild"), Mia Wasikowska ("Tracks") and Robert Redford, twice.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/59de848be42d44f794bd17821f2e28fbFilipino wins Magsaysay award for work to save ancient dancehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/82461d59a82b4271a30a8c8f78ff877eMon, 31 Aug 2015 15:06:15 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — Amid the chimes of gongs, Ligaya Fernando Amilbangsa teaches a group of women and children the mystical moves of a centuries-old dance form she has struggled to save from oblivion in the Philippines' restive south.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/82461d59a82b4271a30a8c8f78ff877eAustria inspects trucks for migrants, creates 18-mile backuphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a82c25473f7e4a4bbde5e766902388c0Mon, 31 Aug 2015 13:24:13 GMTBUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Austria stepped up vehicle inspections Monday at its Hungarian border after 71 migrants apparently suffocated in a truck, creating a huge traffic jam on the main Budapest-Vienna highway.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a82c25473f7e4a4bbde5e766902388c0EU promises faster migrant help, list of 'safe countries'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/77a5658c5113478aac02289f918991e1Mon, 31 Aug 2015 13:18:16 GMTPARIS (AP) — A top EU official says the bloc must work faster to set up special migrant processing centers in Greece and Italy, acknowledging that European countries have acted too slowly to handle the huge waves of migrants this year.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/77a5658c5113478aac02289f918991e1Dozens of Venezuelan shot by police amid crime crackdownhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9c7905a10d534e92996df4c8da14386fMon, 31 Aug 2015 14:19:13 GMTMARACAY, Venezuela (AP) — Workers in the industrial complex had been hiding in bathrooms and closets for hours when the shooting stopped. The last of the four suspected thieves, a slightly built man in yellow rain boots, surrendered on the roof, crying out, "Jesus saves!"http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9c7905a10d534e92996df4c8da14386fGerman leader presses for EU to share migrant burdenhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fa6d0232ba5748d58c7bade7cece003aMon, 31 Aug 2015 14:33:54 GMTBERLIN (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel pressed fellow European nations Monday to share the burden of the influx of migrants, arguing that the European Union will betray its values if it fails to get a grip on the crisis.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fa6d0232ba5748d58c7bade7cece003aGold hunters blocked from site of alleged Nazi gold trainhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aec29c0238cf4b0bac8dff82abc6f981Mon, 31 Aug 2015 13:40:45 GMTWARSAW, Poland (AP) — Polish authorities have blocked off a wooded area near a railroad track after scores of treasure hunters swarmed southwest Poland looking for an alleged Nazi gold train.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aec29c0238cf4b0bac8dff82abc6f981Clashes in Ukraine injure 100 officers after vote on easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d7fd4d8fc1a149d68b6911db61d247acMon, 31 Aug 2015 13:04:10 GMTKIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Clashes broke out between police and nationalist protesters outside the Ukrainian parliament on Monday after a controversial vote to give greater powers to separatist regions in the east. About 100 law enforcement officers were injured, 10 of them seriously, the interior ministry said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d7fd4d8fc1a149d68b6911db61d247acCanadians, Pakistani, Nigerian among dead in Saudi firehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8201b59638d94c55b4acbc075425b17bMon, 31 Aug 2015 14:20:10 GMTRIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — Three Canadians, a Pakistani and a Nigerian were among those killed in a fire that engulfed parts of a residential compound in Saudi Arabia's oil-rich east, a Saudi official said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8201b59638d94c55b4acbc075425b17b'Jade Dragon Mountain' is engrossing debut by Elsa Harthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0e958a4210344eaa9a2114a7dc347b91Mon, 31 Aug 2015 13:54:59 GMT"Jade Dragon Mountain" (Minotaur), by Elsa Harthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0e958a4210344eaa9a2114a7dc347b91Indian scholar who criticized idol worship murdered at homehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/770e6f6ee7994716a442d7bf85d66757Mon, 31 Aug 2015 14:03:57 GMTNEW DELHI (AP) — Following a knock at his front door, an Indian scholar greeted two unidentified visitors and was shot in the head and the chest, becoming the third critic of religious superstition to be killed in the country in three years.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/770e6f6ee7994716a442d7bf85d66757Mothers, students join Japan's protests over security billshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/65e8fb2e7c574f03bfe1da5841684ca0Mon, 31 Aug 2015 13:20:42 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Mothers holding their children's hands stood in the sprinkling rain, some carrying anti-war placards, while students chanted slogans to the beat of a drum against Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and his defense policies.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/65e8fb2e7c574f03bfe1da5841684ca0Grenade explodes during Ukraine clashes; 1 officer killedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0e7dd68cd61646c6a4e2b7d922accaffMon, 31 Aug 2015 14:30:47 GMTKIEV, Ukraine (AP) — A grenade exploded outside Ukraine's parliament during a nationalist protest against a vote to give greater powers to separatist regions in the east, killing one police officer, the interior ministry said. About 100 other officers were injured in the clashes, 10 of them seriously.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0e7dd68cd61646c6a4e2b7d922accaffUnstable antenna atop Trump tower closes streets in Torontohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/48a51adf584549309e03d3a55f66a0c7Mon, 31 Aug 2015 14:11:22 GMTTORONTO (AP) — Police have closed off a number of blocks in Toronto's downtown financial district because of an unstable antenna on the Trump International Hotel and Tower Toronto.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/48a51adf584549309e03d3a55f66a0c7Blast at Spanish fireworks factory kills 2, wounds 6http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ef6557824cf04dd888eb42be9532cbecMon, 31 Aug 2015 14:48:29 GMTMADRID (AP) — An explosion at a fireworks factory in northeastern Spain killed at least two people, wounded six and left four others missing on Monday, police said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ef6557824cf04dd888eb42be9532cbecAlaska-bound, Obama renames America's tallest peakhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9d542f47d0ef40128f6cedb42db82ab1Mon, 31 Aug 2015 15:01:22 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Ahead of a historic trip to the Arctic, President Barack Obama erased a former Republican president's name from North America's tallest peak in a move applauded in Alaska and derided more than 3,000 miles away in Ohio. More contentious matters concerning climate change and Arctic drilling awaited.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9d542f47d0ef40128f6cedb42db82ab1Germany open to new 4-way Ukraine summithttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bc1d0a2f5e4a4cb4a3b6355eab000bc1Mon, 31 Aug 2015 14:37:24 GMTBERLIN (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel says she's open to holding a new summit with the leaders of Russia, Ukraine and France but that there would have to be hope of progress for it to make sense.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bc1d0a2f5e4a4cb4a3b6355eab000bc1AP Interview: Migration group ready to help with influxhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/46c1f61a63f94c5aac7483d328802ef0Mon, 31 Aug 2015 13:47:04 GMTGENEVA (AP) — The head of the International Organization for Migration says aid groups like his are ready to help the European Union handle an influx of migrants, but governments must reach out.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/46c1f61a63f94c5aac7483d328802ef0A look at the latest developments in Europe's migrant crisishttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fa5db785d02142f7aae640c9d4f245fcMon, 31 Aug 2015 14:39:14 GMTRecord numbers of migrants fleeing violence and poverty in countries such as Syria, Afghanistan and Eritrea are trying to reach Europe this year, despite the risks of perilous sea crossings and little humanitarian assistance. Here are the latest developments Monday:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fa5db785d02142f7aae640c9d4f245fcKansas judge ejects white supremacist from courthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9c8db1bbb71142c29b12511cec89832bMon, 31 Aug 2015 15:03:14 GMTOLATHE, Kan. (AP) — A judge has ejected a white supremacist from a Kansas courtroom after the man objected to jury instructions in his murder trial, saying he doesn't respect the process.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9c8db1bbb71142c29b12511cec89832bGrain mostly lower, livestock mixedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6a52c48462964e9295bb20dac4e0aab1Mon, 31 Aug 2015 14:34:11 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Grain futures were mostly lower in early trading Monday on the Chicago Board of Trade.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6a52c48462964e9295bb20dac4e0aab1With a 4th win, Jason Day creates a temporary Big 3http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df13e9d5c3a049f39cdaa2710866e49bMon, 31 Aug 2015 14:24:07 GMTEDISON, N.J. (AP) — Jordan Spieth was gone, but not forgotten, certainly not by Jason Day.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df13e9d5c3a049f39cdaa2710866e49bIslamic State group seizes 200 residents of Iraqi townhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e5ca282e71e84200a301142bf4c42931Mon, 31 Aug 2015 14:12:54 GMTBAGHDAD (AP) — The mayor of a remote, Islamic State-held town in western Iraq said on Monday that some 200 residents have been detained by the group at an unknown location following clashes there.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e5ca282e71e84200a301142bf4c42931Alleged Facebook mention in prayer call sparks Egypt outcryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/32278e112c1941949ccd85c797ca828fMon, 31 Aug 2015 13:14:01 GMTCAIRO (AP) — Egyptians in a Nile Delta province were outraged on Sunday after a cleric allegedly changed a line in the traditional Islamic call to prayer to mention Facebook.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/32278e112c1941949ccd85c797ca828fHurricane Fred forms in the Atlantic, expected to weakenhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/79a11a7b80654c77b33f61e735279205Mon, 31 Aug 2015 15:08:22 GMTMIAMI (AP) — Fred has strengthened to a hurricane, spreading wind and heavy rain across the Cape Verde Islands in the Atlantic Ocean.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/79a11a7b80654c77b33f61e735279205Rape trial set to begin for ex-Colts linebacker Josh McNaryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/470d6e7e8cd14953b28f49993b81d68eMon, 31 Aug 2015 15:05:02 GMTINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The trial of former Indianapolis Colts linebacker Josh McNary, who is accused in the rape of a woman in December, is scheduled to begin Monday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/470d6e7e8cd14953b28f49993b81d68eGoodell, Brady arrive early for 'Deflategate' case hearinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4a83c1613cdc49e38328c6c95ccf95efMon, 31 Aug 2015 14:30:38 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell and New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady arrived early to court Monday for a final face-to-face meeting before a judge rules on the "Deflategate" case.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4a83c1613cdc49e38328c6c95ccf95efCentral EU nations reject criticism of actions on migrantshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/def4be58c51544f89ff48f33e8979c7aMon, 31 Aug 2015 13:26:51 GMTBRATISLAVA, Slovakia (AP) — Slovakia's prime minister has rejected criticism from the West that European Union members from Central Europe are not doing enough to share the burden of the unprecedented influx of migrants.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/def4be58c51544f89ff48f33e8979c7aNational Park Service opening new campground at Acadiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/db5b95a49326469bb48be301f4ea5553Mon, 31 Aug 2015 13:12:12 GMTBAR HARBOR, Maine (AP) — The National Park Service is opening a new campground that will be part of Acadia National Park.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/db5b95a49326469bb48be301f4ea5553South Sudan rebel leader: Cease-fire, peace pact in dangerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/612e4f0a59884b2cb84280e4e4622929Mon, 31 Aug 2015 13:08:37 GMTADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — South Sudan's rebel leader is warning attacks by government troops on rebel-held areas could sabotage a peace agreement between the warring sides.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/612e4f0a59884b2cb84280e4e4622929Police: Dad cleaning handgun shoots daughter, 9, in stomachhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/945f4ca088324c4ab290df9cd9139fa3Mon, 31 Aug 2015 15:01:40 GMTIRA, Vt. (AP) — Vermont State Police say a man cleaning his handgun at a campsite accidentally shot his 9-year-old daughter in the stomach, sending her to the intensive care unit.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/945f4ca088324c4ab290df9cd9139fa3Hurricane churns, but storm watch ends for Hawaii islandshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f48feaa7e7f7489b957e47ee253bbbc7Mon, 31 Aug 2015 14:44:49 GMTKAILUA-KONA, Hawaii (AP) — Greg Colden, a farmer on Hawaii's Big Island, said he is most worried about the damage that more rain and sustained winds could do to the area as Hurricane Ignacio passes by this week.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f48feaa7e7f7489b957e47ee253bbbc7Man charged in 4 slayings at Ohio home set for arraignmenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aefe1729610243cca7065db3c24cd074Mon, 31 Aug 2015 14:22:03 GMTCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A man charged in the slayings of four people at an Ohio home is set to be arraigned.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aefe1729610243cca7065db3c24cd0746 New Mexico sites make national list of historic placeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e444ceb747f7458382d131f652ccf1c8Mon, 31 Aug 2015 13:16:28 GMTALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A 1,200-year-old Native American ceremonial site in northern New Mexico and the post office that served scientists following the Manhattan Project are among the latest locations to make the National Register of Historic Places.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e444ceb747f7458382d131f652ccf1c8Police: 4 missing in Spanish firework factory blasthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bdb7edefc3a94c4a94148c0a55a33401Mon, 31 Aug 2015 13:36:27 GMTMADRID (AP) — Spanish police say four people are missing and four others have been injured in an explosion at a fireworks factory in northeastern Spain.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bdb7edefc3a94c4a94148c0a55a33401Indians President Mark Shapiro leaving for Toronto Blue Jayshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/241ced7c8fa24267b1c95a2d08155c03Mon, 31 Aug 2015 14:10:43 GMTCLEVELAND (AP) — Indians President Mark Shapiro is leaving the club after this season to run Toronto's front office.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/241ced7c8fa24267b1c95a2d08155c032 Southwest Airlines plane clip wing tips in Californiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ed20a7da19d64e0b9d06ea2ac89fd273Mon, 31 Aug 2015 15:04:10 GMTOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say two commercial airliners clipped wing tips at the Oakland International Airport in California, but no injuries were reported.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ed20a7da19d64e0b9d06ea2ac89fd273