FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Wed, 31 Aug 2016 00:59:41 -07:00Away from home, China begins bid for World Cup gloryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9f74582740754a97ad43b4cfd0fb3d2bWed, 31 Aug 2016 05:48:18 GMTDespite the improving Chinese Super League and its growing number of famous foreign stars, it is a second appearance at the World Cup by its homegrown players that fans in China truly crave.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9f74582740754a97ad43b4cfd0fb3d2bMetro Phoenix's sheriff wins primary in bid for 7th termhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/baf93091f63d4a42bb662ef5834664bbWed, 31 Aug 2016 07:21:36 GMTPHOENIX (AP) — The sheriff for metropolitan Phoenix trounced three rivals Tuesday to win his Republican primary in what could be the toughest campaign in his 24 years in office as he faces a storm of legal troubles stemming from his immigration patrols.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/baf93091f63d4a42bb662ef5834664bbSouth Korea says top North Korean official executedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9d27598030b9422eba8196be7f13d84bWed, 31 Aug 2016 06:01:35 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea has executed a vice premier and banished two other top officials to rural areas for re-education, South Korean officials said Wednesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9d27598030b9422eba8196be7f13d84bMerkel aide: We'll do everything to conclude US trade dealhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/295c894a4b2d4736901031035f04ea0cWed, 31 Aug 2016 06:50:51 GMTBERLIN (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel's chief of staff is insisting that Berlin wants to press ahead with concluding a sweeping European Union-U.S. trade deal, underscoring divisions in the country's governing coalition.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/295c894a4b2d4736901031035f04ea0cFatal shooting suspect in armed standoff in western Japanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d1883f535d5b437a985810c8ae28ad3aWed, 31 Aug 2016 05:36:57 GMTTOKYO (AP) — A suspect in a rare fatal shooting in Japan was holed up at an apartment in an armed standoff Wednesday after he fired at a police car and escaped.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d1883f535d5b437a985810c8ae28ad3aTropical weather expected to drench North Carolina coasthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5fbc1ff094ad4415a6ee3e1bd621ce01Wed, 31 Aug 2016 07:18:35 GMTRODANTHE, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina's Outer Banks will likely be drenched as a tropical weather system blows by with up to 5 inches of heavy rain. But the storm was not expected to surpass tropical-storm strength before curving out to sea on Wednesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5fbc1ff094ad4415a6ee3e1bd621ce01Bill Clinton eyes exit from charity that has shaped legacyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4d929039330d45c7ab29e6e988fdeee4Wed, 31 Aug 2016 07:27:41 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — When Bill Clinton told the staff of his global charity he would have to step down if Hillary Clinton won the White House, he was vividly clear about how that felt: Worse than a root canal, he said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4d929039330d45c7ab29e6e988fdeee4Suu Kyi: Myanmar has unique chance to forge peacehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/16df922e6fd04ab58101b98003e64f81Wed, 31 Aug 2016 07:20:38 GMTNAYPYITAW, Myanmar (AP) — Myanmar has a unique opportunity to end decades of ethnic rebellions in various parts of the country, leader Aung San Suu Kyi said Wednesday as she promised that her government will guarantee rebel groups equal rights and respect in historic peace talks that her government organized.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/16df922e6fd04ab58101b98003e64f81Malaysia detains 3 suspected militants, foils attackshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ea7cb80130e44315a329a761dbb7648fWed, 31 Aug 2016 07:33:37 GMTKUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysian police said Wednesday they had foiled possible attacks on the eve of the country's Independence Day with the detention of three suspected Islamic State members.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ea7cb80130e44315a329a761dbb7648fTeheran gets rare run support to beat Padres 7-3http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8a6d52206c1f4120882c6dcdeb06453fWed, 31 Aug 2016 05:50:30 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Julio Teheran never imagined it would take this long to win a game at home.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8a6d52206c1f4120882c6dcdeb06453fDuterte ready to discuss Philippine drug killings with Obamahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3301496386084347a178c4fd0a0c4af8Wed, 31 Aug 2016 06:59:29 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — The Philippine president says he is ready to discuss his bloody anti-drugs campaign, which has sparked U.S. concerns as the body count in the crackdown climbs alarmingly, with President Barack Obama on the sidelines of an Asian summit next week.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3301496386084347a178c4fd0a0c4af8Trump heading to Mexico ahead of immigration speechhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/366034397c3042518f0d200e4541df30Wed, 31 Aug 2016 07:22:13 GMTEVERETT, Washington (AP) — Donald Trump will be taking his first foreign trip as the Republican presidential nominee on Wednesday, making a quick visit to Mexico, a nation he derided as the home of rapists and criminals as he launched his campaign.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/366034397c3042518f0d200e4541df30Questions Trump may tackle in anticipated immigration speechhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7b1c402be47c4f4c87ff81b998d90f0eWed, 31 Aug 2016 07:25:48 GMTSEATTLE (AP) — After an unexpected visit to Mexico on Wednesday, Donald Trump is set to deliver a much-anticipated speech on immigration in Arizona. He'll do so under pressure to clarify where he stands on the finer points of an issue that's defined his campaign for president.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7b1c402be47c4f4c87ff81b998d90f0eYankees weather rain, Royals comeback for 5-4 win in 10http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4276b64279e64b51b732171ec29ec81eWed, 31 Aug 2016 06:07:18 GMTKANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Yankees manager Joe Girardi knew he was putting young Chasen Shreve, just recalled from the minor leagues earlier in the day, into just about the most difficult spot possible.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4276b64279e64b51b732171ec29ec81eAfter easy win, Rubio has bigger challenge to keep seathttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c90b63ce7b39411a909e9e4dfac1c3caWed, 31 Aug 2016 07:48:38 GMTTALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Republican Sen. Marco Rubio's presidential aspirations and insistence that he was done with the Senate didn't hurt him with GOP voters. Now it's time to see if the rest of Florida will be as forgiving as he seeks a second term.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c90b63ce7b39411a909e9e4dfac1c3caJewish avengers unapologetic for targeting Nazis after WWIIhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/42c68b215b1b47e89f2cf58272b53e4bWed, 31 Aug 2016 07:27:10 GMTTEL AVIV, Israel (AP) — Seventy years after the most daring attempt of Jewish Holocaust survivors to seek revenge against their former tormentors, the leader of the plot has only one simple regret — that to his knowledge he didn't actually succeed in killing any Nazis.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/42c68b215b1b47e89f2cf58272b53e4bHurricane churns toward Hawaii; people stock up, board uphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4c2ab8f5f0304feabe37c9b524b3d75cWed, 31 Aug 2016 06:53:35 GMTHILO, Hawaii (AP) — Preparing for what could be the first hurricane to make landfall in Hawaii in years, residents on the Big Island are stocking up on food and water and seeking shelter for their animals.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4c2ab8f5f0304feabe37c9b524b3d75cAt least 9 dead as typhoon hits northern Japanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a70c9bf7d8f14bcaae16453e2a763e7dWed, 31 Aug 2016 05:56:58 GMTTOKYO (AP) — At least nine elderly people were killed when their nursing home was flooded in northern Japan, where Typhoon Lionrock dumped heavy rains, officials said Wednesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a70c9bf7d8f14bcaae16453e2a763e7dThe Latest: Tobin, Burns, Dunn win Commission primaryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/38ea476bd1494869a7006547aa1ea1bbWed, 31 Aug 2016 05:30:39 GMTPHOENIX (AP) — The Latest on Arizona's primary election (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/38ea476bd1494869a7006547aa1ea1bbLEADING OFF: Sale vs Verlander, King Felix vs Rangershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/31ab51dd60c140e3a4b730a6db839cf8Wed, 31 Aug 2016 06:04:28 GMTA look at what's happening all around the majors today:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/31ab51dd60c140e3a4b730a6db839cf8Merkel: 'Germany will remain Germany' after migrant influxhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3b14032bb0bb4d768d12af4779be5faaWed, 31 Aug 2016 07:11:17 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Chancellor Angela Merkel says the influx of migrants won't fundamentally change Germany, a year after she first insisted that "we will manage" the refugee crisis.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3b14032bb0bb4d768d12af4779be5faaQuotations in the Newshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/61e57dff2592485ba96f2ee090d426ccWed, 31 Aug 2016 07:12:37 GMT"I voted for Marco only because I've been a longstanding supporter. It's unfortunate he didn't do his job fully in Washington this term. I do think he deserves another chance. He thought he was doing the right thing (by running for president). That's my only complaint against him. He's a good man." — Diane Martin-Johnson, 66, after voting for Marco Rubio, who won his Republican primary race in Florida to run for U.S. Senate in November.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/61e57dff2592485ba96f2ee090d426ccNew Tokyo leader postpones plan to move famous fish markethttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e0015d9da10046b1841eabd635b0d2fdWed, 31 Aug 2016 07:40:05 GMTTOKYO (AP) — A newly elected leader of Tokyo has postponed a plan to relocate the world's biggest fish market, one of the city's most famous landmarks.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e0015d9da10046b1841eabd635b0d2fdAt least 9 dead as Typhoon Lionrock floods northern Japanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/84cd00d221e34c51995e190b2a32ddaeWed, 31 Aug 2016 06:05:52 GMTTOKYO (AP) — At least nine elderly people were found dead Wednesday at a nursing home in Japan as heavy overnight rain from Typhoon Lionrock left towns flooded across the country's north.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/84cd00d221e34c51995e190b2a32ddaeMore Mitsubishi models in Japan found with inflated mileagehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/463bf621b4444827a6d50257a82a386eWed, 31 Aug 2016 07:46:41 GMTTOKYO (AP) — The mileage scandal at Mitsubishi Motors Corp. is widening after the Japanese government ordered sales halted on eight more models after finding mileage was falsely inflated.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/463bf621b4444827a6d50257a82a386eTrump to make quick trip to Mexico before immigration speechhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bc7f67c252424f2d92e3a66a2a92be25Wed, 31 Aug 2016 05:54:54 GMTEVERETT, Wash. (AP) — In a surprise move, Donald Trump will travel to Mexico on Wednesday to meet with President Enrique Pena Nieto, just hours before the Republican delivers a highly anticipated speech on immigration.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bc7f67c252424f2d92e3a66a2a92be25Feds to distribute $53 million to states to fight opioidshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b6490c1315114e239c73295919ed8c46Wed, 31 Aug 2016 07:32:40 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration says it will distribute $53 million to 44 states in an effort to curb opioid abuse.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b6490c1315114e239c73295919ed8c46Cyprus, Egypt sign deal paving way for gas pipelinehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bc8a5443d58c478eaf3cab47ca453107Wed, 31 Aug 2016 07:27:16 GMTNICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — Cyprus and Egypt have signed an agreement paving the way for the supply of Cypriot gas to the Arab nation through an envisioned pipeline.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bc8a5443d58c478eaf3cab47ca453107Greinke solid, D'backs beat Cueto and Giants 4-3http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/89178249c76b4496a0cf0762908b0847Wed, 31 Aug 2016 06:17:19 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Even when he lacks his best stuff, Diamondbacks ace Zack Greinke usually has enough to beat the Giants.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/89178249c76b4496a0cf0762908b0847Thailand embarks on program to ensure citizens speak Englishhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5a0f7eab935942c88234ae05b85d0059Wed, 31 Aug 2016 07:34:22 GMTBANGKOK (AP) — With just one hour of English classes per week in primary schools, it is no surprise that most Thais have little to no ability to speak the language. The government wants to change that.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5a0f7eab935942c88234ae05b85d0059Australian prime minister urges public vote on gay marriagehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e9f08717c5354286b50cf9b5452a960cWed, 31 Aug 2016 07:12:18 GMTCANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia's prime minister on Wednesday urged his political opponents to allow Australians to endorse gay marriage through a popular vote instead of insisting that the divisive issue be put into lawmakers' hands.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e9f08717c5354286b50cf9b5452a960cEx-wartime sex slaves sue South Korea over deal with Japanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/174bb831d99a45c5b1d9ea0fb74f383dWed, 31 Aug 2016 05:39:51 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Twelve South Korean women who were forced into sexual slavery by Japan's military in World War II have sued the Seoul government over a deal it reached with Tokyo to pay the victims, saying it doesn't go far enough to establish Japan's responsibility.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/174bb831d99a45c5b1d9ea0fb74f383dCron's 2 homers lead Angels over Reds 4-2http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9a94c95d488d475e84e7bf10d490242dWed, 31 Aug 2016 06:14:55 GMTANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — C.J. Cron isn't missing many pitches anymore.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9a94c95d488d475e84e7bf10d490242dUzbek PM leads national celebration; president still illhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e3ea081e442244589a0150421d33e4e1Wed, 31 Aug 2016 07:18:16 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — Uzbekistan's prime minister is leading the nation's Independence Day celebration in the capital of Tashkent amid reports of President Islam Karimov's illness.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e3ea081e442244589a0150421d33e4e1The Latest: Election official struggles to keep her jobhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/60a5343be578463589bc9e310188dafbWed, 31 Aug 2016 05:52:40 GMTPHOENIX (AP) — The Latest on Arizona's primary election (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/60a5343be578463589bc9e310188dafbSmall plane hits Nevada RV park; no early report of injuryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/13aac2d0b7df4f57a3d06c66e5c11f9dWed, 31 Aug 2016 07:02:19 GMTSPARKS, Nev. (AP) — Officials say a small plane crashed into an RV park as it approached Reno-Tahoe International Airport. The condition of the pilot or anyone else who may have been aboard is unclear, but there were no injuries on the ground.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/13aac2d0b7df4f57a3d06c66e5c11f9dAsian stocks mixed ahead of US jobs datahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/820e1107231d438a893eecaf3212e817Wed, 31 Aug 2016 06:34:42 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Asian stocks were mixed in listless trading Wednesday ahead of key jobs data later this week in the U.S. that could lead to higher interest rates.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/820e1107231d438a893eecaf3212e817McCain defeats Republican challengers to win Arizona primaryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ab7909421aa14881b8aa4e1ef7b710d3Wed, 31 Aug 2016 06:56:05 GMTPHOENIX (AP) — Sen. John McCain beat back a primary challenge Tuesday from a Republican tea party activist to win the right to seek a sixth term in November in a race that has been inundated with questions about GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ab7909421aa14881b8aa4e1ef7b710d3Trudeau hails new era of China-Canada ties on Beijing visithttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ba916f2105d1429aadda88a4bd1bfa05Wed, 31 Aug 2016 07:24:02 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Wednesday hailed a new era in relations with China during his first official visit to a key trading partner, saying he aims to boost "stability and regularity" in their ties.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ba916f2105d1429aadda88a4bd1bfa05WHY IT MATTERS: The Role of Governmenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/badc62a16928432da288e514eb8901b0Wed, 31 Aug 2016 07:38:11 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — THE ISSUE: It's the Goldilocks conundrum of American politics: Is the federal government too big, too small or just right?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/badc62a16928432da288e514eb8901b0WHY IT MATTERS: All will be touched by choice in Novemberhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/726052c8423b481abf44a91ded3ce3a2Wed, 31 Aug 2016 07:44:04 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump offer voters distinct choices this fall on issues that shape everyday lives. Actual ideas are in play, as difficult as it can be to see them through the surreal layers of the 2016 presidential campaign.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/726052c8423b481abf44a91ded3ce3a2At least 11 dead as Typhoon Lionrock floods northern Japanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a97d6dad65624066aa757d3707da9865Wed, 31 Aug 2016 07:46:28 GMTTOKYO (AP) — At least 11 people were found dead in Japan on Wednesday, most of them elderly residents at a nursing home, as heavy overnight rain from Typhoon Lionrock left towns flooded across the country's north.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a97d6dad65624066aa757d3707da9865Japanese Defense Ministry seeks record $51 billion budgethttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c4eb232e3f594100b46e82d78d855ca4Wed, 31 Aug 2016 06:42:04 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Japan's Defense Ministry is seeking a record-high 5.17 trillion yen ($51 billion) budget for the 2017 fiscal year to bolster missile defense capability amid an escalating North Korean threat and to better protect disputed islands also claimed by China in the East China Sea.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c4eb232e3f594100b46e82d78d855ca4Slim pickings: Without EU laborers, who'll harvest UK fruit?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cec3f875c51d44128c63501365c33612Wed, 31 Aug 2016 06:16:33 GMTLONDON (AP) — Ismigyul Ismetova wraps her muddy fingers around a plump raspberry, plucks it from the stalk and drops the fruit into a tray in a field in Suffolk, deftly completing a task that is too delicate for a machine.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cec3f875c51d44128c63501365c33612Philippine leader rejects emergency power vs extremistshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/53c436450d464c0ba9f0e25f1a727a3dWed, 31 Aug 2016 05:48:26 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte rejected proposals Wednesday for him to declare a state of emergency in a violent southern island to more rapidly defeat Abu Sayyaf extremists, who killed 15 soldiers in his government's largest single-day combat loss so far.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/53c436450d464c0ba9f0e25f1a727a3dIndian-Americans clash with cowboy town over proposed centerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0d190279ff4945c392fade846a4b2a2aWed, 31 Aug 2016 07:43:15 GMTNORCO, Calif. (AP) — A Southern California city has rejected plans for a proposed Hindu cultural center partly because officials say the large, domed building doesn't fit in with its Old West-style motif.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0d190279ff4945c392fade846a4b2a2aMexico president to deliver annual report on a troubled yearhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/262ea566f47f439ab630b01402787040Wed, 31 Aug 2016 06:07:28 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — When President Enrique Pena Nieto delivers his annual report to congress, he'll reflect on a year that has seen rising homicide rates, a sluggish economy and a midterm electoral rout of his party.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/262ea566f47f439ab630b01402787040Swiss: 17-year-old girl wounded in Aug. 13 train attack dieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f558d4631e0e46979dc8a55f5479e70aWed, 31 Aug 2016 07:37:32 GMTGENEVA (AP) — Swiss police say a 17-year-old girl who was wounded Aug. 13 after a man attacked passengers aboard a Swiss train with a knife and burning liquid has died of her injuries.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f558d4631e0e46979dc8a55f5479e70aPhilippine court hears petitions against Marcos hero burialhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1776bf9992b5440da4a6f3a5243b5fb1Wed, 31 Aug 2016 07:13:43 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — Lawyers for victims of Philippine dictator Ferdinand Marcos's regime said Wednesday that the late leader was a despot and oppressor unfit for a hero's burial, as they argued at a hearing on petitions against President Rodrigo Duterte's directive to have Marcos buried at a heroes' cemetery.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1776bf9992b5440da4a6f3a5243b5fb1US evaluating Taliban video of captive couple in Afghanistanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a43ee081bdd84223b12402aa88bdfa53Wed, 31 Aug 2016 07:36:37 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The State Department said Tuesday it is evaluating a video released by the Afghan Taliban showing a Canadian man and his American wife warning that their Afghan captors will kill them and their children unless the Kabul government ends its executions of Taliban prisoners.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a43ee081bdd84223b12402aa88bdfa53