FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 28 Sep 2016 12:01:35 -07:00Friend: 'No hate' in Charlotte officer who shot black man, 28 Sep 2016 18:32:13 GMTCHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Before he became known as the police officer who fatally shot a black man, sparking days of protests in North Carolina's largest city, friends knew Brent Vinson as someone who naturally ascended into leadership, a former college football player with a peacemaker's heart. states advance push for UN treaty to ban nukes, 28 Sep 2016 18:18:35 GMTGENEVA (AP) — Despite arm-twisting and vocal opposition from nuclear powers like the United States, six non-nuclear countries are pressing forward with an effort to adopt a nuclear ban treaty through the United Nations. Latest: UNC Charlotte students march to protest shooting, 28 Sep 2016 18:17:30 GMTCHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on protests following the shooting of a black man by a Charlotte police officer last week (all times local):'s office: Report of shooting at SC elementary school, 28 Sep 2016 18:57:04 GMTTOWNVILLE, S.C. (AP) — Law enforcement officers are responding to a reported shooting at a South Carolina elementary school. Man in California kidnapping case to change plea, 28 Sep 2016 18:31:45 GMTSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A federal official says a disbarred Harvard University-trained attorney is set to plead guilty in a kidnapping case in California that police initially dismissed as a hoax.'s newest sedan, the CT6, provides smooth ride, 28 Sep 2016 18:07:55 GMTCadillac's newest and biggest luxury sedan, the 2016 CT6, is roomy, stylish and surprisingly agile and comes with innovative features such as cameras that can record the car's surroundings, even when the driver isn't there. Texas district isn't big enough for either candidate, 28 Sep 2016 18:10:21 GMTAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A West Texas congressional district sprawls 58,000-plus square miles and two time zones, from San Antonio to just outside El Paso. Yet neither the Republican who represents it nor the Democrat trying to reclaim the seat actually lives there. of suspect in 1992 Massachusetts slaying released, 28 Sep 2016 18:00:55 GMTSPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) — A prosecutor on Wednesday released composite images of a suspect in the unsolved slaying of a middle school aide nearly a quarter century ago, a rendering that uses genetics to predict someone's appearance. justice 'urged defiance, not compliance' on marriage, 28 Sep 2016 17:57:30 GMTMONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore should be removed from office for defying the U.S. Supreme Court on gay marriage, a lawyer for a disciplinary commission argued on Wednesday. man shot dead by police near San Diego, probe underway, 28 Sep 2016 18:41:58 GMTEL CAJON, Calif. (AP) — Dozens of demonstrators protested Wednesday outside a suburban San Diego police station after a black man who reportedly was acting erratically at a strip mall was shot and killed by an officer when, according to authorities, he pulled an object from a pocket, pointed it and assumed a "shooting stance" sells auto interiors unit as recall costs rise, 28 Sep 2016 17:55:53 GMTDETROIT (AP) — Troubled air bag maker Takata Corp. of Japan is selling its automotive interior trim and seating material operation, raising cash as its inflator recall costs continue to mount. partners with Deloitte in pitch to business, 28 Sep 2016 18:09:53 GMTCUPERTINO, Calif. (AP) — Apple is extending its push into selling business technology by forging a partnership with the Deloitte consulting firm to advise companies on using iPhones, iPads and Apple software in the workplace. extradites Rwandan academic to face genocide charges, 28 Sep 2016 17:51:42 GMTKIGALI, Rwanda (AP) — A Rwandan academic who is accused of participating in the 1994 genocide arrived in the country on Wednesday following his extradition from the United States. US to send more troops to Iraq to help with Mosul, 28 Sep 2016 18:04:28 GMTALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico (AP) — The U.S. is sending 615 more troops to Iraq as the stage is set for an Iraqi-led battle to reclaim Mosul, the northern city that has been the Islamic State group's main stronghold for more than two years. The offensive, starting as soon as October, looms as a decisive moment for Iraq and for President Barack Obama's much-criticized strategy to defeat IS. Latest: Witness: Christie's office wanted Democrats gone, 28 Sep 2016 18:17:08 GMTNEWARK, N.J. (AP) — The Latest on the trial in the George Washington Bridge lane-closing scandal (all times local): may give new respect to our Milky Way neighborhood, 28 Sep 2016 18:18:18 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Our corner of the Milky Way galaxy may be a bigger deal than scientists thought. sitter charged with death of 17-month-old boy, 28 Sep 2016 18:34:07 GMTBOYNTON BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A Florida baby sitter is being charged with manslaughter in the death of a 17-month-old boy. conviction overturned, but board says no to exoneration, 28 Sep 2016 18:03:07 GMTNASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — DNA testing helped overturn a man's conviction for rape after he spent decades in prison, but a Tennessee parole board said that evidence isn't strong enough for the governor to formally exonerate him and make him eligible for state compensation. urging Myanmar to end any vestige of NKorea military ties, 28 Sep 2016 18:40:53 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A senior U.S. official says pockets within the Myanmar military may still be cooperating with North Korea although the new civilian government and the military leadership opposes such ties. chief: Working on settlement with US for emissions fraud, 28 Sep 2016 18:12:29 GMTPARIS (AP) — Volkswagen CEO Matthias Mueller says the company is cooperating with U.S. authorities and hopes to reach a settlement on a fine with the Justice Department for equipping diesel vehicles to cheat on emissions tests. hands gov. second defeat in feud with rival pols, 28 Sep 2016 18:00:28 GMTFRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky judge has blocked efforts by Republican Gov. Matt Bevin to replace the board of trustees at the University of Louisville, his second defeat in an ongoing feud with one of Kentucky's most powerful political families. Democrats refuse to back Obama on Sept. 11 bill veto, 28 Sep 2016 18:14:13 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Democrats abandoned President Barack Obama Wednesday, siding with Republicans to overwhelmingly reject his veto and permit families of Sept. 11 victims to sue the government of Saudi Arabia for the kingdom's alleged backing of the attackers. Latest: Ryan confirms that debate prep helps, 28 Sep 2016 18:30:22 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. presidential election (all times EDT): Ryan, ace reporter? Asks Pats' Edelman if he'll play QB, 28 Sep 2016 18:08:06 GMTORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Add another reporter to the NFL beat: Rex Ryan. coach acquitted of killing ex's 12-year-old son, 28 Sep 2016 18:33:58 GMTCANTON, N.Y. (AP) — A black former college soccer coach accused of killing his ex-girlfriend's 12-year-old white son in a largely white upstate town was found not guilty Wednesday by a judge. first strike? Trump's ambiguous debate stance, 28 Sep 2016 17:57:19 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump's ambiguous answer to a debate question on nuclear restraint raised doubts about his understanding of the issue. bus crash: No North Carolina charges against church, 28 Sep 2016 18:32:04 GMTRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina authorities said Wednesday they won't file criminal charges against the South Carolina church that owned a bus that crashed, killing four people. sheet: 2016 Cadillac CT6, 28 Sep 2016 18:07:30 GMT2016 Cadillac CT6 Platinum AWD expose problems, seek solutions on 'America Divided', 28 Sep 2016 17:52:43 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Norman Lear, a show business legend and full-throated humanist, set out last spring to rent a modest apartment in the Bronx. protected Cedar Rapids but not fit for all floods, 28 Sep 2016 18:38:58 GMTCEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (AP) — Miles of hastily erected barriers were remarkably effective in preventing the surging Cedar River from pouring into Cedar Rapids, Iowa's second-largest city, but officials say the sand-filled containers wouldn't work in every flooding situation.'s Tribune-Review to become online-only newspaper, 28 Sep 2016 18:01:33 GMTPITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review newspaper plans to stop its print edition Nov. 30 and offer an online-only publication in a reorganization that will also require 106 layoffs, its publisher announced Wednesday. GOP staff wanted Democrats off bridge authority, 28 Sep 2016 18:19:05 GMTNEWARK, N.J. (AP) — The former bridge authority official testifying in the George Washington Bridge lane-closing trial said Wednesday that Republican Gov. Chris Christie's staff asked him to produce a list of authority employees so the Democrats could be purged. rage incidents reported by airlines on the rise, 28 Sep 2016 17:55:10 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Incidents of unruly passengers on planes are increasing, and more effective deterrents are needed to tackle the problem, a global airline trade group said Wednesday. accused of smuggling narwhal tusks pleads guilty, 28 Sep 2016 18:33:04 GMTBANGOR, Maine (AP) — A retired Royal Canadian Mounted Police officer accused of smuggling narwhal tusks has pleaded guilty in federal court in Maine to 10 money-laundering counts. pool narrowed to 750 in church shooting trial, 28 Sep 2016 18:14:04 GMTCHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — The jury pool has been narrowed to just under 750 people in the federal trial of Dylann Roof, who stands charged in the shooting deaths of nine churchgoers in Charleston, South Carolina. Across US, police officers abuse confidential databases, 28 Sep 2016 18:00:35 GMTDENVER (AP) — Police officers across the country misuse confidential law enforcement databases to get information on romantic partners, business associates, neighbors, journalists and others for reasons that have nothing to do with daily police work, an Associated Press investigation has found. say a lick of the envelope helped them nab bank robber, 28 Sep 2016 18:35:10 GMTA man charged in a fatal bank robbery 13 years ago was captured with the help of a tipster and DNA secretly collected from an envelope when he coincidentally filed a fraud complaint, authorities said Wednesday. South Beach sites with Zika-infected mosquitoes identified, 28 Sep 2016 18:17:42 GMTMIAMI (AP) — The first Zika-infected mosquitoes to be trapped on the U.S. mainland were caught in residential South Beach neighborhoods, Miami-Dade County officials announced Wednesday. of 1992 slaying suspect is generated from his DNA, 28 Sep 2016 18:08:14 GMTSPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) — A prosecutor on Wednesday released composite images of a suspect in the unsolved slaying of a middle school aide nearly a quarter century ago, a rendering that uses genetics to predict someone's appearance. panel rebukes W.Va. Rep. McKinley over business name, 28 Sep 2016 18:38:06 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The House Ethics Committee is scolding West Virginia Rep. David McKinley for disregarding House rules by failing to change the name of his self-titled engineering firm after joining Congress. says TPP rejection would hurt US national security, 28 Sep 2016 18:17:07 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Secretary of State John Kerry urged Congress on Wednesday to adopt a landmark 12-nation Asia-Pacific trade deal, arguing that rejection would badly damage U.S. credibility and national security.'s Office: Shooting reported at South Carolina elementary school, 28 Sep 2016 18:51:18 GMTTOWNVILLE, S.C. (AP) — Sheriff's Office: Shooting reported at South Carolina elementary school. place star DE JJ Watt on injured reserve, 28 Sep 2016 18:18:01 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — The Houston Texans placed star defensive end J.J. Watt on injured reserve Wednesday and his return this season is in doubt. Rose appeals to Hall of Fame for eligibility, 28 Sep 2016 18:17:18 GMTCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Pete Rose is appealing directly to baseball's Hall of Fame to restore his eligibility, arguing the lifetime ban he agreed to in 1989 was never intended to keep him out of Cooperstown.'s stance on nuclear restraint is ambiguous, 28 Sep 2016 17:57:51 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump's ambiguous answer to a debate question on nuclear restraint raised doubts about his understanding of the issue. On the other hand, his words — by design or coincidence — mirror the nub of a policy argument the administration is wrestling with in the final months of Barack Obama's presidency. PICKS: Separation Saturday with 3 top-10 games, 28 Sep 2016 18:12:25 GMTOctober brings separation to college football as the playoff contenders start to emerge — especially this week. look at Chicago's Tribune Tower as it changes hands, 28 Sep 2016 18:13:47 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — A 36-story Chicago landmark, the Tribune Tower, has been sold — gargoyles, flying buttresses and all. Court asked to block $1B NFL concussion settlement, 28 Sep 2016 18:37:13 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — A second petition has been filed asking the U.S. Supreme Court to reject the $1 billion settlement of NFL concussion lawsuits because of how it treats current brain injuries versus future ones., Stenson will be valuable players for young Europe team, 28 Sep 2016 18:06:09 GMTCHASKA, Minn. (AP) — With half of the roster filled with Ryder Cup rookies, the value of the European veterans in golf's biennial international grudge match has only increased. Idina Menzel, new CD is 'a new beginning' after tumult, 28 Sep 2016 18:02:17 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — It's only five letters — just her first name, unadorned. All in lowercase, with a period at the end.