FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 27 Oct 2016 23:19:52 -07:00Manson follower 'Tex' Watson denied parole in California, 28 Oct 2016 05:29:59 GMTSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California parole officials recommended Thursday that Charles "Tex" Watson, the self-described right-hand man of murderous cult leader Charles Manson, should remain in prison 47 years after he helped plan and carry out the slayings of pregnant actress Sharon Tate and six other people. gives $33,000 in October, falling short of $100M boast, 28 Oct 2016 03:32:07 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump has repeated it so much it's almost part of his stump speech: He's going to put $100 million of his own money into his campaign before Election Day. But new filings show he's got a long way to go if he's going to hit that mark. delay, jurors to hear closing arguments in bridge case, 28 Oct 2016 04:20:57 GMTNEWARK, N.J. (AP) — For the second day in a row, jurors in the George Washington Bridge lane-closing case will gather to hear closing arguments. Waves, darkness hindered search for Chinese sailor, 28 Oct 2016 05:19:59 GMTKAPOLEI, Hawaii (AP) — Waves, wind and darkness hampered the ocean search off Hawaii for a Chinese man reported missing while attempting to set a sailing record, the U.S. Coast Guard pilot who was the mission's air commander said Thursday. fatal casino bus crashes draw attention from feds, 28 Oct 2016 04:35:54 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Rosa Ruiz returned from a gambling jaunt to San Diego before dawn Saturday and was back on another bus that evening, headed for a desert casino. in Ohio fatal sandwich shop shooting to be sentenced, 28 Oct 2016 04:15:49 GMTCLEVELAND (AP) — A man who authorities say has agreed to spend the rest of his life in prison for fatally shooting a teenager at an Ohio sandwich shop is scheduled to be sentenced on Friday in Cleveland. rules aim to help students clear loans in cases of fraud, 28 Oct 2016 04:05:07 GMTBOSTON (AP) — The government has issued new rules meant to help students get their federal loans erased in cases involving fraud and misconduct by their schools. Morrison receives Bellow award for lifetime achievement, 28 Oct 2016 03:42:20 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Toni Morrison received a lifetime achievement award Thursday night from the PEN American Center, a ceremony of music and words that ended with a special treat from the guest of honor: An excerpt from a novel in progress. News Guide: Pipeline activists swept off private property, 28 Oct 2016 05:21:34 GMTBISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Law enforcement in North Dakota moved in Thursday to remove activists protesting the Dakota Access oil pipeline who had set up a camp on private property owned by the pipeline developer. Here's a guide to the latest developments and key background about the protest: evict oil pipeline protesters from private land, 28 Oct 2016 05:10:56 GMTCANNON BALL, N.D. (AP) — A months-long protest over the Dakota Access oil pipeline reached its most chaotic pitch yet when hundreds of law enforcement officers moved in to force activists off private property. Complex family emerges in lively 'Falsettos', 28 Oct 2016 04:01:58 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Once upon a time, AIDS hadn't happened yet, there were no legal LGBT rights, and openly gay partners were just beginning to seem possible. in History, 28 Oct 2016 04:01:16 GMTToday in History awards more than $70M to woman in baby powder lawsuit, 28 Oct 2016 05:31:53 GMTST. LOUIS (AP) — A St. Louis jury on Thursday awarded a California woman more than $70 million in her lawsuit alleging that years of using Johnson & Johnson's baby powder caused her cancer, the latest case raising concerns about the health ramifications of extended talcum powder use.'s Trump flip-flop may hurt his popularity back in Texas, 28 Oct 2016 05:28:32 GMTSAN MARCOS, Texas (AP) — It's a refrain Ted Cruz has long used, but he's trotting it out more frequently these days — laying on the Texas charm thick for audiences in his home state, where his popularity may suddenly be on the line. joins companies giving staff day off for election, 28 Oct 2016 04:11:58 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Patagonia is joining other companies that are giving workers a day off on Election Day, saying it wants to encourage its employees to have the time to elect candidates up and down the ballot who will protect the environment. scores 2 on power play, Jets beat Stars 4-1, 28 Oct 2016 04:49:39 GMTWINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — When Patrik Laine was drafted by the Winnipeg Jets this summer, he knew the team's power play had finished at the bottom of the NHL last season., Millsap, Hardaway lead Hawks past Wizards 114-99, 28 Oct 2016 03:34:18 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Dwight Howard was everything the Hawks were hoping for in his hometown debut. leader Duterte says God told him to stop cursing, 28 Oct 2016 05:13:54 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — The foul-mouthed Philippine president, who once called the pope a "son of a bitch" and told Barack Obama to "go to hell," says he has promised to God he won't spew expletives again.'s 3 assists lead Maple Leafs over Panthers, 28 Oct 2016 03:44:03 GMTTORONTO (AP) — Blood was still dripping from just above the left eye of Toronto goaltender Frederik Andersen moments after the Maple Leafs' 3-2 victory over the Florida Panthers on Thursday night. team to again have live tiger mascot at football game, 28 Oct 2016 04:11:19 GMTMASSILLON, Ohio (AP) — A football team that had a live tiger cub mascot on the sidelines for decades before Ohio cracked down on exotic animal ownership is slated to again have one on hand for a rivalry game Saturday. acquits leaders of Oregon standoff of federal charges, 28 Oct 2016 03:40:36 GMTPORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A jury delivered an extraordinary blow to the government in a long-running battle over the use of public lands when it acquitted all seven defendants involved in the armed occupation of a national wildlife refuge in rural southeastern Oregon. E. Lee's Gettysburg headquarters gets $6M facelift, 28 Oct 2016 04:47:51 GMTOver the decades, the stone house and grounds that served as Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee's headquarters at Gettysburg sprouted a motel, restaurant and other modern structures that dismayed preservationists and Civil War buffs keen on historic authenticity. consortium withdraws bid for cattle empire, 28 Oct 2016 04:28:44 GMTCANBERRA, Australia (AP) — An all-Australian consortium on Friday withdrew its bid to buy Australia's largest cattle empire after the country's richest woman announced that she was prepared to buy it outright without a Chinese partner. case jury delivers blow to government in lands fight, 28 Oct 2016 04:43:23 GMTPORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A jury delivered an extraordinary blow to the government in a long-running battle over the use of public lands when it acquitted all seven defendants involved in the armed occupation of a national wildlife refuge in rural southeastern Oregon. defeats St. Louis after marathon shootout, 28 Oct 2016 04:08:28 GMTST. LOUIS (AP) — Detroit's Frans Nielsen had no doubt who was the difference for the Red Wings on Thursday night: goalie Petr Mrazek. sends Seattle past Sporting KC 1-0 in MLS playoffs, 28 Oct 2016 05:21:07 GMTSEATTLE (AP) — Nelson Valdez found a perfect moment to snap his scoring drought. kids find refuge in makeshift schools amid uprising, 28 Oct 2016 05:36:34 GMTSRINAGAR, India (AP) — When Kashmir erupted in anti-India protests almost four months ago, 14-year-old Shazia Batool was sequestered at home — forbidden from venturing out as stone-throwing protesters faced off in street clashes with government forces and demanded an end to Indian rule in the disputed Himalayan region. open the season with a 114-106 win over Portland, 28 Oct 2016 05:55:30 GMTPORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Blake Griffin had 27 points and 13 rebounds and the Los Angeles Clippers opened the season Thursday night with a 114-106 victory over the Portland Trail Blazers. parties back at UC Berkeley with new guidelines, 28 Oct 2016 05:41:32 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Fraternity and sorority parties will be back this weekend at the University of California, Berkeley after a one-week suspension, but with new guidelines aimed at keeping the often booze-filled bashes free of sexual violence. student accused of assaulting 4 more women, 28 Oct 2016 05:49:37 GMTMADISON, Wis. (AP) — A University of Wisconsin-Madison student already accused of sexually assaulting a woman in his apartment this month has been charged with sexually assaulting four other women since early 2015. plead for answers in Australian theme park deaths, 28 Oct 2016 04:05:59 GMTSYDNEY (AP) — The families of some of the people killed at a theme park when their ride malfunctioned pleaded for answers into their loved ones' deaths on Friday, as the park's managers defended themselves from criticism over their handling of the tragedy. injuries after Pence plane slides off runway in NYC, 28 Oct 2016 04:17:27 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Republican vice presidential candidate Mike Pence's campaign plane slid off a runway during a rainstorm at New York's LaGuardia Airport late Thursday, tearing up concrete before coming to rest on a patch of grass. accused of raping teen relative can't be own attorney, 28 Oct 2016 04:14:17 GMTTOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio man accused of imprisoning and raping a teenage relative has had his latest request to represent himself turned down. Satanic Temple founder on group's religious battles, 28 Oct 2016 04:44:15 GMTSALEM, Mass. (AP) — The Satanic Temple is waging religious battles along a variety of fronts nationwide, and its co-founder says it's just getting started. year on, Brazil valley waits for recovery from mine flood, 28 Oct 2016 04:10:41 GMTBENTO RODRIGUES, Brazil (AP) — Spreading below lush mountains, this valley is rich in mineral wealth, including veins of gold and one of the largest iron ore deposits in the planet, discoveries that turned the area into Brazil's mining country and the birthplace of one of the world's top producers of minerals. PHOTOS: Editor selections from Latin America, Caribbean, 28 Oct 2016 04:00:58 GMTHundreds of people dressed up in rags and put on ghoulish makeup, then lurched through the center of Mexico City for the zombie walk that is staged every year on the approach of the Day of the Dead and Halloween. pants critic stands by letter that sparked parade, 28 Oct 2016 05:26:28 GMTBARRINGTON, R.I. (AP) — A Rhode Island man whose remarks on women wearing yoga pants angered many and spurred a parade is standing by his comments. runs up campaign cash advantage over Trump, 28 Oct 2016 04:06:34 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Clinton entered the final phase of her presidential bid with a resounding campaign cash advantage over Donald Trump. Fish and politics behind Antarctic marine reserve deal, 28 Oct 2016 05:45:49 GMTWELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Nations from around the world on Friday reached an historic agreement to preserve an area of ocean near Antarctica that's about twice the size of Texas. Here are some questions and answers about the deal: What to know about the Oregon ranching standoff case, 28 Oct 2016 05:36:11 GMTPORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — In a case sure to rouse strong feelings about control of Western lands, a jury found the leaders of the armed group that took over a national wildlife refuge in rural Oregon not guilty of conspiracy and possession of firearms at a federal facility. scores 2 to lead Sharks past Blue Jackets, 28 Oct 2016 05:32:41 GMTSAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Tomas Hertl had two goals and Joonas Donskoi also scored to lead the San Jose Sharks to a 3-1 victory over the Columbus Blue Jackets on Thursday night. scores late in OT to lift Kings past Predators, 28 Oct 2016 06:02:29 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Jeff Carter tipped a shot past Pekka Rinne at 4:31 of overtime to lift Los Angeles to a 3-2 victory over the Nashville Predators on Thursday night for the Kings' fourth straight win. end home woes, roll to 36-22 victory over Jaguars, 28 Oct 2016 04:33:54 GMTNASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — There's nothing like a visit from the Jacksonville Jaguars to make the Tennessee Titans remember how to protect their home field. OK world's largest marine reserve in Antarctica, 28 Oct 2016 05:49:00 GMTWELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — The countries that decide the fate of Antarctica's waters reached an historic agreement on Friday to create the world's largest marine protected area in the ocean next to the frozen continent. split as Clinton makes push for black millennials, 28 Oct 2016 05:17:52 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Six months into Hillary Clinton's presidential campaign, she met with a group of Black Lives Matter activists in Washington to make her case and seek their support., Canadiens beat Lightning for 6th straight win, 28 Oct 2016 03:40:19 GMTMONTREAL (AP) — Carey Price's teammates are no longer amazed when he makes an impossible save look easy. scores 22 in Chicago debut, Bulls beat Celtics 105-99, 28 Oct 2016 04:22:23 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Dwyane Wade got the ball in the corner, took a dribble to his left and stepped back for the dagger 3-pointer. 25 Virginia Tech holds off Pitt in 39-36 win, 28 Oct 2016 03:55:05 GMTPITTSBURGH (AP) — One of the nation's worst secondaries kept daring Virginia Tech quarterback Jerod Evans to throw. So he did. Over. And over. And over. Arabia says Yemen rebels fire missile toward Mecca, 28 Oct 2016 05:09:14 GMTDUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Shiite rebels in Yemen fired a ballistic missile toward the holy Muslim city of Mecca overnight, Saudi Arabia said Friday, the insurgents' deepest strike yet into the kingdom amid the country's stalemate civil war., Spurs spoil Kings arena opening with 102-94 win, 28 Oct 2016 05:13:04 GMTSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Kawhi Leonard scored 30 points and the San Antonio Spurs spoiled the regular season opener at Sacramento's new downtown arena, beating the Kings 102-94 on Thursday night.