FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 04 Oct 2015 02:14:53 -07:00Typhoon roars into south China; tens of thousands evacuated, 04 Oct 2015 08:11:04 GMTBEIJING (AP) — A strong typhoon roared into southern China on Sunday, bringing powerful winds and heavy rain to the region after leaving more than a dozen fishermen missing in the Philippines. learns patient dying from hit-and-run is her brother, 04 Oct 2015 05:46:25 GMTSAN JUAN CAPISTRANO, Calif. (AP) — A Southern California nurse said she was working in the emergency room when she learned a patient dying from a hit-and-run crash was her brother. rejects IS claim of killing Japanese man, 04 Oct 2015 07:18:56 GMTDHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — For the second time in a week, Bangladesh's government on Sunday rejected a claim by the Islamic State group that it was responsible for gunning down a foreigner in the South Asian country. parties all night with silent disco, art shows, 04 Oct 2015 08:50:26 GMTPARIS (AP) — Thousands of Parisians danced in eerie silence at the Gare du Nord train station and galleries left their doors open all night for the French capital's annual "Sleepless Night" festival. opens family meeting and sparks are expected to fly, 04 Oct 2015 08:05:06 GMTVATICAN CITY (AP) — Few Vatican meetings have enjoyed as controversial a run-up as the three-week gathering of bishops on family issues that opens Sunday: There have been allegations of manipulation and coercion. Secret caucuses to plot strategy. A de-facto law passed to take the wind out of the debate. And on the eve of the synod, a Vatican monsignor outing himself, urging the pope to hear his voice, and denouncing widespread homophobia in the church. floods on French Riviera kill at least 10, 04 Oct 2015 07:34:18 GMTANTIBES, France (AP) — Sudden heavy rains around the French Riviera have killed at least 10 people, including some trapped in cars, a campsite and a retirement home, and left six missing. Car and train traffic was disrupted along the Mediterranean coast., Saad each score twice, Blue Jackets beat Predators, 04 Oct 2015 04:50:13 GMTNick Foligno and Brandon Saad scored twice to help the Columbus Blue Jackets rout the visiting Nashville Predators 7-1 on Saturday night in their preseason finale. State holds on late, upsets No. 7 UCLA 38-23, 04 Oct 2015 04:43:51 GMTPASADENA, Calif. (AP) — Kalen Ballage ran the ball into the teeth of UCLA's defense in the final minute and refused to go down. One after another, his Arizona State teammates pushed and shoved him away from the Bruins and in for the clinching touchdown. floods on French Riviera kill at least 13, 04 Oct 2015 06:33:28 GMTCANNES, France (AP) — Sudden heavy rains in and around the French Riviera have killed at least 13 people, including some trapped in cars and in a retirement home. to defend IBF super middleweight belt against Bute, 04 Oct 2015 09:05:01 GMTLONDON (AP) — James DeGale will make the first defense of his IBF world super middleweight title against former champion Lucian Bute in the challenger's home country of Canada on Nov. 28. York City explosion kills 1, hurts 3; gas leak suspected, 04 Oct 2015 06:51:43 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The removal of a stove may have led to a gas leak that caused an explosion and fire that ripped through a three-story building in Brooklyn, killing a woman inside and injuring three passers-by, authorities said. Fournette carries No. 9 LSU past E. Michigan, 44-22, 04 Oct 2015 04:45:22 GMTBATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — LSU's Leonard Fournette sounded more inclined to criticize his own leadership skills than take credit for a feat unmatched by any of the great Southeastern Conference running backs who came before him. Latest: Condition of one of shooting victims improves, 04 Oct 2015 07:37:51 GMTROSEBURG, Ore. (AP) — The latest on the deadly shooting at a community college in Oregon (all times local): wind may add to weather risks on soggy East Coast, 04 Oct 2015 06:26:56 GMTCHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Flooding from days of record-setting rain along the heavily populated East Coast washed out bridges and homes and forecasters warned wind gusts topping 35 mph could down trees and power lines across the Carolinas and Virginia in coming hours. bars Palestinians from Jerusalem's Old City, 04 Oct 2015 07:42:52 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli police took the unprecedented step of preventing Palestinian residents of Jerusalem from entering the walled Old City on Sunday after two Palestinian stabbing attacks against Israelis. Latest: Father tells of daughter's ordeal in Oregon, 04 Oct 2015 07:25:42 GMTROSEBURG, Ore. (AP) — The latest on the deadly shooting at a community college in Oregon (all times local): much solved on Sort 'em Out Saturday, 04 Oct 2015 05:06:08 GMTA month before the first College Football Playoff selection committee rankings, the No. 1 team in the country is an open-ended question. Gunman spared 'lucky one' to give police message, 04 Oct 2015 06:38:51 GMTROSEBURG, Ore. (AP) — The gunman who opened fire in an Oregon college shot one classmate after saying he could save her life by begging, and others were killed after being told to crawl across the floor, according to relatives of students in the classroom.'Natural' cigarette maker subject of class-action lawsuit, 04 Oct 2015 08:31:02 GMTSANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — The company behind a line of cigarettes touted as natural is being targeted in a class-action lawsuit. Val the bartender: Hillary Clinton does an 'SNL' skit, 04 Oct 2015 09:08:39 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Set 'em up, Hillary Rodham Clinton, and lend an ear to the troubles of a presidential candidate. the Americas: Woman preps for 5-year trek, 04 Oct 2015 08:06:51 GMTSMITHVILLE, Mo. (AP) — The night before Bethany Hughes started on the Pacific Crest Trail, a 2,650-mile hike from Mexico to Canada, she was so wired that she kept rifling through her bags. runs for 156 yards, No. 18 Stanford beats Arizona, 04 Oct 2015 05:51:42 GMTSTANFORD, Calif. (AP) — Christian McCaffrey ran for 156 yards and a touchdown, Remound Wright scored three times and No. 18 Stanford overwhelmed Arizona 55-17 on Saturday night. George man dies while canyoneering at Zion National Park, 04 Oct 2015 04:53:42 GMTZION NATIONAL PARK, Utah (AP) — A man has died while canyoneering at Zion National Park.'s 13th-inning HR lifts Athletics to 7-5 win, 04 Oct 2015 06:12:39 GMTSEATTLE (AP) — Marcus Semien hit a two-run homer in the 13th inning to lift the Oakland Athletics to a 7-5 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Saturday night. ascension kicks off international balloon fiesta, 04 Oct 2015 04:55:01 GMTALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Tens of thousands of spectators swarmed the launch field Saturday for the first mass ascension of the 44th annual Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta. Cheng wins weather-shortened Asia-Pacific Amateur, 04 Oct 2015 06:48:50 GMTHONG KONG (AP) — Third-round leader Jin Cheng of China won the Asia-Pacific Amateur championship without hitting a ball on Sunday after the fourth round was abandoned due to heavy rain and high winds at Clearwater Bay Golf and Country Club. Chaffetz, brash committee chairman, eyes speaker's race, 04 Oct 2015 09:05:34 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A brash congressman who's led high-profile investigations into the Secret Service, Planned Parenthood and other issues seems ready for his most attention-grabbing move yet: an underdog challenge to ascend to House speaker. KC beats Timbers 1-0., 04 Oct 2015 05:55:03 GMTPORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Sporting Kansas City made its path to the playoffs a little easier Saturday night. hazing gets stern penalty in military-ruled Thailand, 04 Oct 2015 06:49:16 GMTBANGKOK (AP) — At a military facility outside Bangkok, a drill sergeant barks orders at a group of film students learning the hard way that creative license has its limits in Thailand., Schmid, Myernick enter National Soccer Hall of Fame, 04 Oct 2015 04:35:17 GMTSEATTLE (AP) — Kasey Keller was able to suppress his emotions. Sigi Schmid fought breaking down throughout his acceptance speech. helps No. 14 Aggies over No. 21 Bulldogs 30-17, 04 Oct 2015 04:36:02 GMTCOLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) — Kyle Allen and Texas A&M's offense dominated the first half on Saturday night. Then Myles Garrett and the defense took over. family loses 11 to mudslide, sees dreams end, 04 Oct 2015 04:48:40 GMTSANTA CATARINA PINULA, Guatemala (AP) — A wall of mud stopped everyday life mid-text, mid-sentence, mid-dream for the family of Manuel Sandoval and Maritza Aquino. backs transgender military service as US weighs policy, 04 Oct 2015 09:08:11 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden is throwing his unequivocal support behind letting transgender people serve openly in the U.S. military, as the Obama administration considers whether and when to lift the longstanding ban. former student of Pope Francis' speaks out, 04 Oct 2015 06:28:54 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — An openly gay former student of Pope Francis' who visited with the pope during his recent trip to Washington said he was surprised Francis had met with the Kentucky county clerk who gained attention for refusing to issue same-sex couples marriage licenses., Dodgers top Padres 2-1 to clinch home field in NLDS, 04 Oct 2015 04:44:12 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Zack Greinke places no emphasis on individual statistics and is loath to consider his potential place among baseball's greatest pitchers. Portuguese moderates expected to prevail in vote, 04 Oct 2015 08:25:50 GMTLISBON, Portugal (AP) — Moderate mainstream parties were expected to triumph in Portugal's general election Sunday, after more radical alternatives failed to exploit public discontent over austerity measures. 12 Clemson holds off No. 6 Notre Dame 24-22, 04 Oct 2015 05:01:41 GMTCLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — Clemson coach Dabo Swinney learned plenty about his 12th-ranked Tigers on Saturday night, qualities he believes make them hard to beat. plays down IS claim of killing Japanese man, 04 Oct 2015 06:37:45 GMTDHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — For the second time in a week, Bangladesh's government on Sunday played down a claim by the Islamic State group that it was responsible for gunning down a foreigner in the South Asian country. Latest: Hurricane Joaquin menacing Bermuda, 04 Oct 2015 09:03:29 GMTMIAMI (AP) — The latest on Joaquin and the storm's predicted path. All times local: heads for south China; tens of thousands evacuated, 04 Oct 2015 05:48:21 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Tens of thousands of people have been evacuated from coastal areas of southern China, with a strong typhoon that was moving toward the mainland on Sunday already bringing powerful winds and heavy rain to the region. storms causing produce shortages in Hawaii, 04 Oct 2015 05:13:56 GMTHONOLULU (AP) — For the first time in 24 years of business, Honolulu's Taiyo Ramen can't offer its popular kim chee. Capsules, 04 Oct 2015 06:14:59 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Max Scherzer pitched his second no-hitter this season for Washington, striking out a team-record 17 and leading the Nationals over the NL East champion New York Mets 2-0 on Saturday night for a doubleheader sweep. helps Earthquakes tie Whitecaps 1-1, 04 Oct 2015 05:07:52 GMTSAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Chris Wondolowski scored in the 62nd minute, and the San Jose Earthquakes held on for a 1-1 tie with the Vancouver Whitecaps on Saturday night. asserts marriage is forever at start of family meeting, 04 Oct 2015 08:53:35 GMTVATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis has opened a divisive meeting of the world's bishops on family issues by forcefully asserting that marriage is an indissoluble bond between man and woman. But he says the church must "seek out and care for hurting couples with the balm of acceptance and mercy." MP says son joined IS, carried out suicide attack, 04 Oct 2015 08:00:38 GMTAMMAN, Jordan (AP) — A Jordanian parliament member said he learned from Islamic State-linked media that his son carried out a suicide attack in Iraq, three months after dropping out of medical school and joining the extremist group. Latest: Israeli-Palestinian tensions soar after attacks, 04 Oct 2015 06:49:20 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — The latest developments after a Palestinian teenager stabbed two Israelis to death and wounded a woman and a toddler before being shot and killed in Jerusalem's Old City, part of a series of recent attacks that have aggravated tensions in the Holy Land (all times local). Without Borders leaves Afghan city after airstrike, 04 Oct 2015 08:49:41 GMTKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — International medical charity Doctors Without Borders said on Sunday it has withdrawn from the northern Afghan city of Kunduz after a deadly airstrike destroyed its hospital, killing 19 people. Canyon visitor contracted rare tick-borne infection, 04 Oct 2015 04:59:51 GMTGRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK, Ariz. (AP) — National Park Service and Coconino County officials are investigating a case of a rare tick-borne bacterial infection contracted by a person who recently visited the North Rom of the Grand Canyon and adjacent areas. access to Going-to-the-Sun-Road closing Monday, 04 Oct 2015 04:56:56 GMTWEST GLACIER, Mont. (AP) — The National Park Service says Sunday is the last day to access Logan Pass by vehicle from the east side of Glacier National Park., Rasmus help Astros beat Diamondbacks 6-2, 04 Oct 2015 04:53:32 GMTPHOENIX (AP) — The Houston Astros are finishing fast and will be playing somewhere next week. Just where and against whom is yet to be determined.