FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 22 Sep 2017 11:43:41 -07:00Feds appear to be probing possible nuclear project fraud, 22 Sep 2017 17:00:21 GMTCOLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Federal authorities could be looking into a possible fraud case related to companies' abandonment of a multibillion-dollar nuclear power construction project in South Carolina. Mendes talks about escaping earthquake, donates $100k, 22 Sep 2017 17:05:43 GMTShawn Mendes has launched an online fundraiser to help those affected by the Mexican earthquake just days after he escaped safely from the quake ahead of a planned show in Mexico City, an incident he called "pretty scary." music icon Gary Numan returns to the spotlight, 22 Sep 2017 18:34:48 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — While working on his new album, electronic music pioneer Gary Numan found himself stuck. He'd been working on a song all day in his Los Angeles home studio and his dark waves of industrial synth weren't crashing quite right. court says Syrian refugees can be returned to Turkey, 22 Sep 2017 17:42:46 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece's supreme court ruled Friday that refugees can be returned to Turkey under last year's migrant deal between the European Union and Turkey, rejecting arguments by two Syrian men that Turkey is not a safe destination. Sen. John McCain announces opposition to health care bill, dashing hopes for GOP leaders, 22 Sep 2017 17:52:11 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Republican Sen. John McCain announces opposition to health care bill, dashing hopes for GOP leaders. lawsuit tossed in 'halal pepperoni' case, 22 Sep 2017 18:04:18 GMTDETROIT (AP) — A judge has rejected a lawsuit against a pizza franchise, alleging it sold pork as "halal pepperoni" at one of its locations in a Detroit suburb. on river flowing into Lake Erie prompts warning, 22 Sep 2017 18:04:07 GMTTOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Health officials in Ohio are telling children, pregnant women and people with certain medical conditions not to swim in the river that flows through Toledo because of an algae outbreak. week in odd news: Big rig stuck on boardwalk; 2 aces, 22 Sep 2017 18:12:04 GMT TRACTOR-TRAILER MAKES WRONG TURN, GETS STUCK ON BOARDWALK Latest: Puerto Rico: Some to stay, others plan to leave, 22 Sep 2017 17:42:51 GMTSAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — The Latest on Hurricane Maria (all times local): activist, journalist daughter found dead in Turkey, 22 Sep 2017 17:54:00 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — A Syrian activist and her U.S-born journalist daughter have been killed in their home in Istanbul, relatives and Turkish media said Friday — the latest victims of attacks targeting Syrian activists in Turkey. at busy US-Mexico border crossing promises headaches, 22 Sep 2017 17:43:32 GMTSAN DIEGO (AP) — The busiest border crossing in the United States will close this weekend to the more than 40,000 cars that pass through it daily to Mexico. Latest: Maria moving away from Turks and Caicos Islands, 22 Sep 2017 18:11:14 GMTSAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — The Latest on Hurricane Maria (all times local): accused of sex act on dog charged under bestiality law, 22 Sep 2017 17:52:44 GMTCLEVELAND (AP) — An Ohio man accused of performing a sex act on a dog has been charged under a new state law that criminalizes bestiality. Latest: Tillerson cites strongest NKorea sanctions ever, 22 Sep 2017 17:17:21 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump and North Korea (all times local): Lady heads to WH garden for planting, harvesting, 22 Sep 2017 17:29:40 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Melania Trump is heading out to the White House garden to do some planting and harvesting. campus assault guidance gets scrapped under Trump, 22 Sep 2017 17:41:16 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration on Friday scrapped Obama-era guidance on investigating campus sexual assault, replacing it with new instructions that allow universities to require higher standards of evidence when handling complaints. companies lead US stocks lower in afternoon trade, 22 Sep 2017 18:16:26 GMTThe major U.S. stock indexes veered slightly lower in afternoon trading Friday, adding to the market's modest losses from a day earlier. Technology companies led the slide. Phone companies and airlines were among the biggest gainers. A new round of tensions between the U.S. and North Korea helped send bond yields lower, which weighed on bank shares. Stop calling 911, 'body' is Halloween display, 22 Sep 2017 17:40:03 GMTGREENEVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A Tennessee sheriff's office is asking people not to call the agency about a "body" trapped under a closed, blood-stained garage door. police charge 18-year-old over London subway bombing, 22 Sep 2017 17:31:55 GMTLONDON (AP) — British police on Friday charged an 18-year-old man with attempted murder and causing an explosion over last week's bomb attack on the London subway. Rico faces weeks without electricity after Maria, 22 Sep 2017 17:53:08 GMTSAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Puerto Rico faced another night of darkness Friday, two days after Hurricane Maria hurled rain and wind at the U.S. territory and knocked out its electricity grid. Residents feared power could be out for weeks - or even months - and wondered how their battered island would cope. Latest: ACLU sues St. Louis over treatment of protesters, 22 Sep 2017 18:11:05 GMTST. LOUIS (AP) — The Latest on unrest in St. Louis following the acquittal of a former police officer I the death of a black man (all times local): Latest: Jimmy Kimmel tweets his thanks to McCain, 22 Sep 2017 18:25:52 GMTPORTLAND, Maine (AP) — The Latest on health care legislation (all times local): charged in killing of 17-year-old whose body was burned, 22 Sep 2017 18:15:52 GMTHOUSTON, Mo. (AP) — A man and two women are charged in the killing of 17-year-old whose burned remains were found in southern Missouri after his family reported him missing. rig count drops by 1 this week to 935, 22 Sep 2017 18:27:07 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — The number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. fell by one this week to 935. tosses suit by family of hazed player who killed self, 22 Sep 2017 16:58:21 GMTMILTON, Vt. (AP) — A judge has dismissed a lawsuit filed by the family of a 17-year-old Vermont boy who killed himself a year after he was sexually assaulted by teammates on his football team. gets 32 years in prison for killing Yale physician, 22 Sep 2017 18:00:46 GMTNEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — A doctor convicted of killing a Yale University physician over a workplace dispute has been sentenced to 32 years in prison. to dive into Senate runoff in Alabama, 22 Sep 2017 17:16:47 GMTMONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — President Donald Trump is test driving his political clout in a Republican runoff election in Alabama as he stumps for the establishment-backed incumbent over an upstart beloved by many of his own most ardent supporters. family looks forward after losing home to sinkhole, 22 Sep 2017 17:36:55 GMTMIAMI (AP) — A Florida family will soon be searching for a new place to gather after their home of nearly five decades was lost to a sinkhole. top 10 songs and albums on the iTunes Store, 22 Sep 2017 17:43:16 GMTiTunes Official Music Charts for the week ending September 14, 2017: leader of Muslim Brotherhood Mahdi Akef dies at 89, 22 Sep 2017 18:29:55 GMTCAIRO (AP) — The former leader of Egypt's outlawed Muslim Brotherhood group, Mahdi Akef, who had been detained since 2013, has died. keep vigil amid search for Mexico quake survivors, 22 Sep 2017 17:01:54 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — Survivors were still being pulled from the rubble in Mexico City as rescue operations stretched into a fourth day Friday, spurring hope among desperate relatives gathered at the sites of buildings collapsed by a magnitude 7.1 earthquake. to London, Ravens rookie tackle comes full circle, 22 Sep 2017 18:10:25 GMTSUNBURY-ON-THAMES, England (AP) — A decade after discovering the NFL, Baltimore Ravens lineman Jermaine Eluemunor is back where it all started in London. asks court to allow its ban on 'sanctuary cities', 22 Sep 2017 18:16:50 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — With immigrants and their advocates chanting and beating drums outside, a federal appeals court heard arguments Friday on whether it should allow a Texas law aimed at combatting "sanctuary cities" to immediately take effect. PLAYS: Stud plays for Week 3 in daily fantasy, 22 Sep 2017 18:24:03 GMTWinning in daily fantasy football isn't always about finding contrarian picks to outsmart everyone else. Yes, you want to differentiate your lineup to increase your odds at winning in tournaments, but you can't ignore the studs that are still worth their high price tags. airline flights land in Puerto Rico since Maria hit, 22 Sep 2017 17:14:14 GMTThe first U.S. airline flights to hurricane-battered Puerto Rico have arrived, and more flights are expected over the weekend. arrested after brandishing gun at Kardashian boutique, 22 Sep 2017 17:02:18 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — A woman who pointed a gun at employees inside the Kardashian-owned DASH boutique in West Hollywood while screaming about Cuba and then returned hours later to wave a machete at reporters has been arrested, Los Angeles County sheriff's officials said Friday. boycott call fizzling, at least publicly, 22 Sep 2017 17:03:27 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A liberal advocacy group's call for advertisers to boycott Sean Hannity's show on Fox News Channel last month isn't generating much momentum. home? Walmart wants to walk in and stock your fridge, 22 Sep 2017 17:54:20 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Would you be OK with letting a stranger into your house for the sake of convenience? accused of killing 4 told officers: 'I freed them', 22 Sep 2017 18:10:37 GMTGROTON, Mass. (AP) — Authorities say a man accused of killing three family members and a caretaker in Massachusetts told officers he "freed them." panel: Cheap imports hurt US solar industry, 22 Sep 2017 16:58:52 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A U.S. trade panel has ruled that low-cost solar panels imported from China and other countries have caused serious injury to American manufacturers, raising the possibility of the Trump administration imposing tariffs that could double the price of solar panels from aboard. official: Still no clue on US diplomat health mystery, 22 Sep 2017 18:34:04 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — Cuba so far hasn't unearthed any information about who or what caused a mysterious series of health incidents that have affected U.S. and Canadian diplomats in Havana, its top diplomat said Friday. reviewing HHS chief's private charter flights, 22 Sep 2017 18:12:33 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Federal investigators are examining Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price's recent use of costly charter flights on the taxpayers' dime for official business. Latest: Cuban says still no clue on envoy health mystery, 22 Sep 2017 17:26:21 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — The Latest on the U.N. General Assembly (all times local): advocates say police must improve after fatal shooting, 22 Sep 2017 17:53:54 GMTOKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The Oklahoma Association for the Deaf says police have reached out since an officer fatally shot a deaf man in Oklahoma City, but that more needs to be done. this week: infant bib and bootie sets, lawn tractors, 22 Sep 2017 17:51:13 GMTA line of infant bib and bootie sets are being recalled because a piece poses a choking hazard. Other recalled consumer products this week include lawn tractors with potentially faulty transmissions. Death toll from India attack in Kashmir rises to 6, 22 Sep 2017 17:23:11 GMTSULERIA, Pakistan (AP) — At least six Pakistani villagers were killed and 26 were wounded in an overnight attack by India in the disputed Himalayan region of Kashmir, Pakistan's military said Friday, adding that hundreds of villagers were forced to move to safer places. tries to reboot Brexit, offers 2-year transition period, 22 Sep 2017 17:06:46 GMTFLORENCE, Italy (AP) — Britain is prepared to abide by European Union rules and pay into the bloc's coffers for two years after leaving the EU in March 2019, Prime Minister Theresa May said Friday in a conciliatory speech intended to revive foundering exit talks. weighing options as travel ban nears expiration date, 22 Sep 2017 18:00:09 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is weighing the next steps of his controversial travel ban — a move that could include restrictions on travelers from additional countries. watch volunteers pull guns on lost Uber driver, 22 Sep 2017 17:40:29 GMTDELRAY BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Two Florida neighborhood watch volunteers are facing charges after deputies say they mistook a lost Uber driver for a burglar, pulled guns on him and fired a shot. health bill all but dead; McCain again deals the blow, 22 Sep 2017 18:21:09 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Sen. John McCain declared his opposition Friday to the GOP's last-ditch effort to repeal and replace "Obamacare," dealing a likely death blow to the legislation and, perhaps, to the Republican Party's years of vows to kill the program.