FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Sat, 29 Aug 2015 07:40:13 -07:00Court nixes assembly ban in German town hit by violencehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d14fdefa05904b77b4dc103b04a95b08Sat, 29 Aug 2015 11:46:31 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Germany's highest court has overturned a weekend ban on assemblies in an eastern town where anti-foreigner violence a week ago shook the country.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d14fdefa05904b77b4dc103b04a95b08Katherine Boo to receive Lovejoy Award in Mainehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d94343462cd645248e16218fd286af59Sat, 29 Aug 2015 14:01:26 GMTWATERVILLE, Maine (AP) — A former Washington Post reporter who won a Pulitzer Prize for exposing dire conditions in group homes for the mentally disabled will be this year's recipient of Lovejoy Award at Colby College.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d94343462cd645248e16218fd286af59The Latest: US disqualified from men's 4x100 relay at worldshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fa732cd1ee8f48c1873d386526bbcaf6Sat, 29 Aug 2015 13:23:29 GMTBEIJING (AP) — The Latest from the IAAF world championships (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fa732cd1ee8f48c1873d386526bbcaf6Storm dissipates after killing at least 20 in Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6f392391a38d4079a3f170cdf806f0e9Sat, 29 Aug 2015 14:19:35 GMTHAVANA (AP) — Tropical Storm Erika dissipated early Saturday, even as its remnants began drenching parts of eastern Cuba. But it left devastation in its path, killing at least 20 people and leaving another 31 missing on the small eastern Caribbean island of Dominica, authorities said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6f392391a38d4079a3f170cdf806f0e9The Latest: Mo Farah completes long-distance double in 5,000http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1f787a54f37d4425bd5697afb53e9084Sat, 29 Aug 2015 11:51:27 GMTBEIJING (AP) — The Latest from the IAAF world championships (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1f787a54f37d4425bd5697afb53e9084Illinois' Durbin gets a shot at political redemptionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f819ad05425449efaed7aa9b8fc2ec11Sat, 29 Aug 2015 13:51:05 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — For all its fraught politics and geopolitical import, the Iran nuclear agreement offers something very personal for Sen. Dick Durbin of Illinois: a chance at political redemption.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f819ad05425449efaed7aa9b8fc2ec11Roadside bomb kills 5 border officers in western Iraqhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8eaf2e44d70345f49393c93ac2b5ce3bSat, 29 Aug 2015 13:42:22 GMTBAGHDAD (AP) — Security officials say a roadside bomb targeting a border guard convoy has killed five officers.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8eaf2e44d70345f49393c93ac2b5ce3bTens of thousands rally in Malaysia, demand Najib resignhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4efb83f370244807961b83cc4952329dSat, 29 Aug 2015 11:44:00 GMTKUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Tens of thousands of Malaysians wearing yellow T-shirts and blowing horns defiantly held a major rally in the capital Saturday to demand the resignation of embattled Prime Minister Najib Razak.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4efb83f370244807961b83cc4952329dTurkey says it has launched its first airstrikes as part of US-led anti-IS campaignhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bde48788998147a09c2c6065e233f8f5Sat, 29 Aug 2015 12:43:24 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey says it has launched its first airstrikes as part of US-led anti-IS campaign.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bde48788998147a09c2c6065e233f8f5Turkish jets join US-led coalition in airstrikes against IShttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ce8344334fd3434ca51bccd09d6875deSat, 29 Aug 2015 14:37:42 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkish fighter jets have carried out their first airstrikes as part of the U.S.-led coalition against the Islamic State group in Syria, Turkey announced on Saturday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ce8344334fd3434ca51bccd09d6875deRights group urges inquiry into Lebanon protest dispersalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0bfee7258aee4d01aad45b4f3f81c7e1Sat, 29 Aug 2015 13:27:33 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — The London-based rights group Amnesty International called on Lebanese authorities Saturday to investigate allegations that security forces have used excessive force to disperse rallies, ahead of a major one planned to protest government corruption and the country's dysfunctional power-sharing political system.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0bfee7258aee4d01aad45b4f3f81c7e1Trump-speak: 100 bucks got you in to his Boston unfundraiserhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2c726ca0a4134515bcda80c13ecdf3c5Sat, 29 Aug 2015 13:46:04 GMTNORWOOD, Mass. (AP) — Donald Trump held a $100-per-person campaign event — which he repeatedly insisted wasn't a fundraiser — outside Boston on Friday evening as he backpedaled on his previous pledge not to accept contributions for his campaign.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2c726ca0a4134515bcda80c13ecdf3c5The Latest: Jamaica wins women's 4x100 relay at worldshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3e750de5de7b4f71b69159f1373b495cSat, 29 Aug 2015 12:51:25 GMTBEIJING (AP) — The Latest from the IAAF world championships (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3e750de5de7b4f71b69159f1373b495cVatican: Heart attack killed ex-envoy charged with sex abusehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6e1085c1995c46a98407789c597db467Sat, 29 Aug 2015 12:39:21 GMTVATICAN CITY (AP) — The former papal envoy to the Dominican Republic, who went on trial at the Holy See this summer for alleged sexual abuse of minors, died of a heart attack, according to initial autopsy results, the Vatican said Saturday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6e1085c1995c46a98407789c597db467In Alaska, Obama to walk fine line on climate change, energyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e8fa9926adfa40bda23c77670fc568c7Sat, 29 Aug 2015 13:14:46 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — With melting glaciers and rising seas as his backdrop, President Barack Obama will visit Alaska next week to press for urgent global action to combat climate change, even as he carefully calibrates his message in a state heavily dependent on oil.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e8fa9926adfa40bda23c77670fc568c7Norwegian TV to air fictional series about Russian invasionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9372b5faef2e47b6aecfb22b9036b530Sat, 29 Aug 2015 12:04:25 GMTCOPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — In a move that has annoyed Russia, a Norwegian television channel says it will air a fictional TV drama depicting a Russian invasion of Norway after radical environmentalists seize power and freeze the Scandinavian nation's oil and gas industry.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9372b5faef2e47b6aecfb22b9036b530The Latest: Britain 'deeply concerned' by Al-Jazeera verdicthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/777d6f6c78944026a9092970937ca794Sat, 29 Aug 2015 12:26:15 GMTCAIRO (AP) — Here are the latest developments in Egypt's retrial of three Al-Jazeera English journalists (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/777d6f6c78944026a9092970937ca794The Latest: Kuchina wins women's high jump at worldshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ed529e81aa2449c0a5741cdb8253a92eSat, 29 Aug 2015 12:06:55 GMTBEIJING (AP) — The Latest from the IAAF world championships (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ed529e81aa2449c0a5741cdb8253a92eAston Eaton sets world record in decathlon at world championships, breaking his own markhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1b84b293d5f14cfdb458f88b2fd78935Sat, 29 Aug 2015 12:27:19 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Aston Eaton sets world record in decathlon at world championships, breaking his own mark.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1b84b293d5f14cfdb458f88b2fd78935The Latest on Houston deputy: Hunt for suspect continueshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ad67935cc32740a9882c0c866f89dac9Sat, 29 Aug 2015 13:41:32 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — 8:40 a.m.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ad67935cc32740a9882c0c866f89dac9Eaton has gold in sight; Farah gets long-distance doublehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/88df26b035834c52aeda98fa77f5cba3Sat, 29 Aug 2015 12:09:06 GMTBEIJING (AP) — With the closing 1,500 meters still to come, another world decathlon title looks like a sure thing for Ashton Eaton.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/88df26b035834c52aeda98fa77f5cba3Deputy ambushed, fatally shot at Houston gas stationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2f491599a6b843d7b509299a8f7c2907Sat, 29 Aug 2015 13:47:49 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — The search for the suspect in the death of a uniformed sheriff's deputy who was shot several times while filling up his patrol car at a suburban Houston gas station continued Saturday morning, authorities said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2f491599a6b843d7b509299a8f7c2907Nigeria: Boko Haram uses teenager to spy on airporthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/88d70acbcbf2455e86a182661f70afc9Sat, 29 Aug 2015 13:20:28 GMTABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — Nigeria's intelligence agency says the Islamic extremist group Boko Haram infiltrated the capital's main airport and was using a teenager to carrying out surveillance.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/88d70acbcbf2455e86a182661f70afc9South Sudan fighting persists as cease-fire approaches: UNhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/659aff294d8a4299a20e868a0c7d9845Sat, 29 Aug 2015 14:21:10 GMTJUBA, South Sudan (AP) — South Sudan's warring factions say violent clashes are continuing before a cease-fire is to come into effect on Sunday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/659aff294d8a4299a20e868a0c7d9845As Common Core results trickle in, initial goals unfulfilledhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/60df6575e88c4a6ca39292c1e5262c90Sat, 29 Aug 2015 13:28:32 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Results for some of the states that participated in Common Core-aligned testing for the first time this spring are out, with overall scores higher than expected though still below what many parents may be accustomed to seeing.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/60df6575e88c4a6ca39292c1e5262c90Bolt perfect yet again at worlds; Eaton sets world recordhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7071fb418a79434b8b71c71dc219d684Sat, 29 Aug 2015 14:06:36 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Usain Bolt is perfect yet again.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7071fb418a79434b8b71c71dc219d684Tropical storm dissipates, but kills 20 in Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7728460e68cc458db85b0da81802f60bSat, 29 Aug 2015 13:59:21 GMTHAVANA (AP) — Tropical Storm Erika dissipated early Sunday, even as its remnants began drenching parts of eastern Cuba. But it left devastation in its path, killing at least 20 people and leaving another 31 missing on the small eastern Caribbean island of Dominica, authorities said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7728460e68cc458db85b0da81802f60bDeputy fatally shot from behind at Houston gas stationhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/587948836cd4449e90032195e755d727Sat, 29 Aug 2015 12:10:57 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — A sheriff's deputy in uniform was fatally shot multiple times from behind while filling up his patrol car at a suburban Houston gas station and a manhunt for the suspect continued Saturday morning, according to authorities.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/587948836cd4449e90032195e755d727The Latest: Al-Jazeera vows to free journalists in Egypthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e18f95e1e37c403c92786d8e8ae478edSat, 29 Aug 2015 13:48:46 GMTCAIRO (AP) — Here are the latest developments in Egypt's retrial of three Al-Jazeera English journalists (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e18f95e1e37c403c92786d8e8ae478edThe Latest: Bolt, Jamaica win men's 4x100 relay at worldshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7adaddacc0df4a4fbda420b3fdc0347eSat, 29 Aug 2015 13:16:11 GMTBEIJING (AP) — The Latest from the IAAF world championships (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7adaddacc0df4a4fbda420b3fdc0347eThe latest on Bangkok blast: Police find bomb-making partshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/99398903f1444ec3a852206e49774f54Sat, 29 Aug 2015 12:09:44 GMTBANGKOK (AP) — The latest on the arrest of a suspect in the Bangkok shrine bombing (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/99398903f1444ec3a852206e49774f54China approves prisoner amnesty to mark WWII anniversaryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f322eec7fbd347be9ce22b5f4878cd8bSat, 29 Aug 2015 12:06:43 GMTBEIJING (AP) — China's legislature on Saturday approved a prisoner amnesty as part of commemorations of World War II's end that could see thousands of inmates such as war veterans or juveniles released.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f322eec7fbd347be9ce22b5f4878cd8bPolice arrest foreigner, find passports in Bangkok bomb casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0725e6fc20f046d79a452c2e943fec0eSat, 29 Aug 2015 13:55:44 GMTBANGKOK (AP) — Thai authorities arrested a foreign man Saturday they said had been holed up in a suburban apartment with bomb-making equipment and stacks of passports, the first possible breakthrough in the deadly bombing at a Bangkok shrine nearly two weeks ago.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0725e6fc20f046d79a452c2e943fec0eThe Latest: Suspect's bomb material same as in deadly blasthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/94d922a9a8c64654a1da8577d592624bSat, 29 Aug 2015 14:24:57 GMTBANGKOK (AP) — The latest on the arrest of a suspect in the Bangkok shrine bombing (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/94d922a9a8c64654a1da8577d592624bSurvivor's husband recounts story before gunfire eruptedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c6f54cd7638347e19c3138fcedb06a20Sat, 29 Aug 2015 13:46:54 GMTROANOKE, Va. (AP) — The chamber of commerce official who was answering questions about her community on live TV when gunfire erupted said she never saw the gunman walk up to the group.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c6f54cd7638347e19c3138fcedb06a20Tropical storm weakens, but kills at least 20 Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ec8c606bf3714ab7a6bba6648f0dde79Sat, 29 Aug 2015 12:30:26 GMTSANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (AP) — Tropical Storm Erika was losing its punch, apparently dissipating even as it drenched Haiti and the Dominican Republic early Saturday. But it left devastation in its path, killing at least 20 people and leaving another 31 missing on the small eastern Caribbean island of Dominica, authorities said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ec8c606bf3714ab7a6bba6648f0dde79AP PHOTOS: Hindu holy men lead bath rituals in Indian riverhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e93199643977480fa2da03b922f89f56Sat, 29 Aug 2015 14:12:03 GMTNASIK, India (AP) — Brass bands played and people passed out fruit and cookies as hundreds of thousands of Hindu holy men and believers plunged into the Godavari River to wash away their sins on the first "royal" day of bathing at one of the world's largest religious gatherings.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e93199643977480fa2da03b922f89f56Eaton sets world record; Farah gets long-distance doublehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d1d99673999a404aba6ddb6ebe93898aSat, 29 Aug 2015 12:45:30 GMTBEIJING (AP) — With a stirring run in the closing 1,500 meters on Saturday, Ashton Eaton set the world record in the decathlon.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d1d99673999a404aba6ddb6ebe93898aTurkish jets join US-led coalition airstrikes against IShttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/04529f83c5504617a8b90d545dcb8d90Sat, 29 Aug 2015 12:50:55 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey says its jets have carried out their first airstrikes as part of the U.S.-led coalition against the Islamic State group in Syria.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/04529f83c5504617a8b90d545dcb8d9038 girls, young women killed in Swaziland crash, says grouphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8d4df8abd8a1422c92135e0b1758f644Sat, 29 Aug 2015 14:19:05 GMTJOHANNESBURG (AP) — At least 38 girls and young women were killed in a crash while travelling to a famous traditional festival in Swaziland, a rights group said on Saturday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8d4df8abd8a1422c92135e0b1758f644Egypt sentences 3 Al-Jazeera reporters to 3 years in prisonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d001424ee96045598ab184c992210ddaSat, 29 Aug 2015 13:00:27 GMTCAIRO (AP) — An Egyptian court on Saturday sentenced three Al-Jazeera English journalists to three years in prison, the latest twist in a long-running trial criticized worldwide by press freedom advocates and human rights activists.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d001424ee96045598ab184c992210dda4 men in court in Hungary over migrant truck deathshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b714d943fa534142924104517ba0eaa8Sat, 29 Aug 2015 13:14:22 GMTKECSKEMET, Hungary (AP) — Four men accused of involvement in the trafficking of 71 migrants found dead in a truck in Austria were brought before a Hungarian court on Saturday as prosecutors sought to keep them in custody.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b714d943fa534142924104517ba0eaa8The Latest: Malachowski wins discus world title for Polandhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6080c73bb4e14ba5804d6da99d0f7a2bSat, 29 Aug 2015 12:56:43 GMTBEIJING (AP) — The Latest from the IAAF world championships (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6080c73bb4e14ba5804d6da99d0f7a2bThe Latest: Pakistani journalists criticize Al-Jazeera trialhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4b03f3453bbd45b2a391fc657ef210ceSat, 29 Aug 2015 12:22:21 GMTCAIRO (AP) — Here are the latest developments in Egypt's retrial of three Al-Jazeera English journalists (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4b03f3453bbd45b2a391fc657ef210ceOn-Air Ambush: TV crew's killing unfolds in real timehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5a49ea65ce35455e91348356a4bcead0Sat, 29 Aug 2015 13:07:04 GMTThe on-air shooting deaths of Virginia TV reporter Alison Parker and cameraman Adam Ward and the suicide five hours later of gunman Vester Flanagan played out in a sort of surreal time, spilling from TV screens within range of the Roanoke station's signal to horrified viewers the world over via social media. Five hours of horror, delivered in electronic bursts.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5a49ea65ce35455e91348356a4bcead0Police arrest foreigner in Bangkok shrine bombing casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/060f0d053e594fa29fdd0b918bcac495Sat, 29 Aug 2015 12:44:01 GMTBANGKOK (AP) — Thai authorities Saturday arrested a foreign man they said had been holed up in a suburban apartment with stacks of passports and bomb-making materials, the first possible breakthrough in the deadly bombing at a Bangkok shrine nearly two weeks ago.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/060f0d053e594fa29fdd0b918bcac495The latest on Bangkok blast: Police find bomb making partshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ae238dadc84143608b189c77f3866c16Sat, 29 Aug 2015 11:46:06 GMTBANGKOK (AP) — The latest on the arrest of a suspect in the Bangkok shrine bombing (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ae238dadc84143608b189c77f3866c16Europe rethinks train security after Americans thwart attackhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/21d06b1fee1d40008c1622d46451867bSat, 29 Aug 2015 13:25:45 GMTPARIS (AP) — European security and transport chiefs are holding an emergency meeting Saturday in Paris to reconsider train security after American passengers thwarted an Islamic extremist attack on a high-speed trip from Amsterdam to Paris.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/21d06b1fee1d40008c1622d46451867bThe Latest: Ashton Eaton sets world record in decathlonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/be5c6c75291b48a9bb9fb5e2b720d813Sat, 29 Aug 2015 12:29:49 GMTBEIJING (AP) — The Latest from the IAAF world championships (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/be5c6c75291b48a9bb9fb5e2b720d813Belgium lays to rest heroine who saved countless GI liveshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fdc98352b1d840cab18a20ea05ad8186Sat, 29 Aug 2015 14:18:50 GMTBASTOGNE, Belgium (AP) — Belgium has laid to rest its "forgotten angel" near the scene of one of the most ferocious battles of World War II where at extraordinary personal risk she helped save countless American lives.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fdc98352b1d840cab18a20ea05ad8186