FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Fri, 22 Sep 2017 11:43:41 -07:00Feds appear to be probing possible nuclear project fraudhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/22f43c94ade5449f9cea90642b9be78cFri, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/22f43c94ade5449f9cea90642b9be78cShawn Mendes talks about escaping earthquake, donates $100khttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4be2a40dc374443893d4cd5736af742cFri, 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."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4be2a40dc374443893d4cd5736af742cElectronic music icon Gary Numan returns to the spotlighthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8de6ec014e904e9e819a40e55d20bdfaFri, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8de6ec014e904e9e819a40e55d20bdfaGreek court says Syrian refugees can be returned to Turkeyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f5386bfcd8f141bfac4403986683760eFri, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f5386bfcd8f141bfac4403986683760eRepublican Sen. John McCain announces opposition to health care bill, dashing hopes for GOP leadershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/85b5b760fbbb4decace0f32f2bbb3e61Fri, 22 Sep 2017 17:52:11 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Republican Sen. John McCain announces opposition to health care bill, dashing hopes for GOP leaders.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/85b5b760fbbb4decace0f32f2bbb3e61Michigan lawsuit tossed in 'halal pepperoni' casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/965e8318b3b546d7a2e74d7a05c292fdFri, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/965e8318b3b546d7a2e74d7a05c292fdAlgae on river flowing into Lake Erie prompts warninghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6e80cbf373df4bebb6bced56d4b06b1bFri, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6e80cbf373df4bebb6bced56d4b06b1bThis week in odd news: Big rig stuck on boardwalk; 2 aceshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/34128e3fc7c34ae7abad518a035880f2Fri, 22 Sep 2017 18:12:04 GMT TRACTOR-TRAILER MAKES WRONG TURN, GETS STUCK ON BOARDWALK http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/34128e3fc7c34ae7abad518a035880f2The Latest: Puerto Rico: Some to stay, others plan to leavehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7f8a1cdc233342cea5d48335de242c82Fri, 22 Sep 2017 17:42:51 GMTSAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — The Latest on Hurricane Maria (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7f8a1cdc233342cea5d48335de242c82Syrian activist, journalist daughter found dead in Turkeyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dc5d39dd3b154ffc8e43a4cfaf86bedeFri, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dc5d39dd3b154ffc8e43a4cfaf86bedeClosure at busy US-Mexico border crossing promises headacheshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1417c3a4dd684f978fa1390fda1a42e4Fri, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1417c3a4dd684f978fa1390fda1a42e4The Latest: Maria moving away from Turks and Caicos Islandshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2d23af045c76424bbc37b9e82a876f30Fri, 22 Sep 2017 18:11:14 GMTSAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — The Latest on Hurricane Maria (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2d23af045c76424bbc37b9e82a876f30Man accused of sex act on dog charged under bestiality lawhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5a05596e4eea4d3d8fa7cae327d7c078Fri, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5a05596e4eea4d3d8fa7cae327d7c078The Latest: Tillerson cites strongest NKorea sanctions everhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f39f3417f470496eb602eb56d38525b5Fri, 22 Sep 2017 17:17:21 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump and North Korea (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f39f3417f470496eb602eb56d38525b5First Lady heads to WH garden for planting, harvestinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e86e6a0eb2eb4c49bb89e0e982f863d3Fri, 22 Sep 2017 17:29:40 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Melania Trump is heading out to the White House garden to do some planting and harvesting.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e86e6a0eb2eb4c49bb89e0e982f863d3Obama campus assault guidance gets scrapped under Trumphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/78d4e4bf73f84644a4807c86c3e4f0c9Fri, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/78d4e4bf73f84644a4807c86c3e4f0c9Tech companies lead US stocks lower in afternoon tradehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ae3b3d77d2a243d58783c3ba42b051ecFri, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ae3b3d77d2a243d58783c3ba42b051ecSheriff: Stop calling 911, 'body' is Halloween displayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7f492d5281e04606941d746082c9d60fFri, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7f492d5281e04606941d746082c9d60fBritish police charge 18-year-old over London subway bombinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cf4775569212498fb1c5cf5e8f0fcd08Fri, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cf4775569212498fb1c5cf5e8f0fcd08Puerto Rico faces weeks without electricity after Mariahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b69b4a222430467d82337a23ce4ed323Fri, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b69b4a222430467d82337a23ce4ed323The Latest: ACLU sues St. Louis over treatment of protestershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/85b2088853464a84a4ebefe54dc7cd48Fri, 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):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/85b2088853464a84a4ebefe54dc7cd48The Latest: Jimmy Kimmel tweets his thanks to McCainhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dc0a0b349b3b42c9b5bca7cef6fa2491Fri, 22 Sep 2017 18:25:52 GMTPORTLAND, Maine (AP) — The Latest on health care legislation (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dc0a0b349b3b42c9b5bca7cef6fa24913 charged in killing of 17-year-old whose body was burnedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8e5a0235e4df45c5acefa03d1af0cf60Fri, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8e5a0235e4df45c5acefa03d1af0cf60US rig count drops by 1 this week to 935http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d6ce675d3e2c4c50ae4a4b9fd4b19aa9Fri, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d6ce675d3e2c4c50ae4a4b9fd4b19aa9Judge tosses suit by family of hazed player who killed selfhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b1165c0ca74a4727a4f8410852aa2963Fri, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b1165c0ca74a4727a4f8410852aa2963Doctor gets 32 years in prison for killing Yale physicianhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4b72f91980e842e29a8a63b497acad7bFri, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4b72f91980e842e29a8a63b497acad7bTrump to dive into Senate runoff in Alabamahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7009cbaa7f2b440982d3c02c35187082Fri, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7009cbaa7f2b440982d3c02c35187082Florida family looks forward after losing home to sinkholehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6c9f89576a7240d4a2041001fefd6c02Fri, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6c9f89576a7240d4a2041001fefd6c02The top 10 songs and albums on the iTunes Storehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dca8279829d546818ba9eb010dd7b20fFri, 22 Sep 2017 17:43:16 GMTiTunes Official Music Charts for the week ending September 14, 2017:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dca8279829d546818ba9eb010dd7b20fFormer leader of Muslim Brotherhood Mahdi Akef dies at 89http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bd09b81253da482197c7a8bd37fd414dFri, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bd09b81253da482197c7a8bd37fd414dRelatives keep vigil amid search for Mexico quake survivorshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9fbe679552444f8fb2870d5f4b95a84bFri, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9fbe679552444f8fb2870d5f4b95a84bReturning to London, Ravens rookie tackle comes full circlehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/11070e949be548c1a4fd3f8daeac83ffFri, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/11070e949be548c1a4fd3f8daeac83ffTexas asks court to allow its ban on 'sanctuary cities'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/55acc56a302a4c508703755a0acd5b0cFri, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/55acc56a302a4c508703755a0acd5b0cFANTASY PLAYS: Stud plays for Week 3 in daily fantasyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d44c78a94a0142ac85a3325948fe2dbbFri, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d44c78a94a0142ac85a3325948fe2dbbFirst airline flights land in Puerto Rico since Maria hithttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/be564d505dce4d099e1d99602d00ba19Fri, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/be564d505dce4d099e1d99602d00ba19Woman arrested after brandishing gun at Kardashian boutiquehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1bd3ce2705de4977b66850b85e0b8d39Fri, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1bd3ce2705de4977b66850b85e0b8d39Hannity boycott call fizzling, at least publiclyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2148ddef6d42452dacbb744bab5451aeFri, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2148ddef6d42452dacbb744bab5451aeNot home? Walmart wants to walk in and stock your fridgehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/899092ee64064f128092b560b510eae8Fri, 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?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/899092ee64064f128092b560b510eae8Man accused of killing 4 told officers: 'I freed them'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eb86bf7ffe9d4ffebde7064aa899eb28Fri, 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."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eb86bf7ffe9d4ffebde7064aa899eb28Trade panel: Cheap imports hurt US solar industryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c01cb29d3fe943e499401e1b24aa4b75Fri, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c01cb29d3fe943e499401e1b24aa4b75Cuban official: Still no clue on US diplomat health mysteryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dafdd6a9db214f2697801e5962ffdd01Fri, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dafdd6a9db214f2697801e5962ffdd01Investigators reviewing HHS chief's private charter flightshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/456f29314e644458997feb56d5ab9938Fri, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/456f29314e644458997feb56d5ab9938The Latest: Cuban says still no clue on envoy health mysteryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ae12640fecfe42c8aecaf79f95eeb7cbFri, 22 Sep 2017 17:26:21 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — The Latest on the U.N. General Assembly (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ae12640fecfe42c8aecaf79f95eeb7cbDeaf advocates say police must improve after fatal shootinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ab8a4448e51043b6b24ff44e176f186dFri, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ab8a4448e51043b6b24ff44e176f186dRecalls this week: infant bib and bootie sets, lawn tractorshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/912bf2ae2e57474ea5dae0069b8b42f4Fri, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/912bf2ae2e57474ea5dae0069b8b42f4Pakistan: Death toll from India attack in Kashmir rises to 6http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5d085c42eed9490ebaa4cbcf18b65dd3Fri, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5d085c42eed9490ebaa4cbcf18b65dd3May tries to reboot Brexit, offers 2-year transition periodhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f5c139c133f04e91a606a01298fa2725Fri, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f5c139c133f04e91a606a01298fa2725Trump weighing options as travel ban nears expiration datehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ef16e9b23ebc40829afc60c0f7d56eaeFri, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ef16e9b23ebc40829afc60c0f7d56eaeNeighborhood watch volunteers pull guns on lost Uber driverhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/547cf8ffef174b70a52b4d557be0f29cFri, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/547cf8ffef174b70a52b4d557be0f29cGOP health bill all but dead; McCain again deals the blowhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d00a72b1a8aa45a7bb5795c8119fa548Fri, 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.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d00a72b1a8aa45a7bb5795c8119fa548