FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Tue, 30 Aug 2016 19:21:19 -07:00Rubio, Murphy win Florida's Senate primarieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d8c2bea109cd428cab88a22a88ca532fWed, 31 Aug 2016 01:54:22 GMTTALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Republican Sen. Marco Rubio and Democratic U.S. Rep. Patrick Murphy each easily won their Senate primaries Tuesday, setting up a November showdown that's guaranteed to be nasty as each party grapples for a majority in the chamber.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d8c2bea109cd428cab88a22a88ca532fSouth Korea says top North Korean official executedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fc3bc4df29614edd91d08b88d58459c2Wed, 31 Aug 2016 01:58:31 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea says North Korea has executed a top education official and banished two other officials to rural areas for re-education.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fc3bc4df29614edd91d08b88d58459c2Police: 5 injured when ferry hits kayakers on Hudson Riverhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e8ef72fc2e964466b04498b6b0ba5f1bWed, 31 Aug 2016 02:18:24 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Five kayakers were injured Tuesday when they were struck by a ferry departing a Manhattan pier and tossed into the Hudson River, police said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e8ef72fc2e964466b04498b6b0ba5f1bWoman sets herself on fire in Chicago congressman's officehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/226eb3ea58a1455e99700d7821f550aaWed, 31 Aug 2016 02:14:44 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Police say a woman walked into U.S. Rep. Danny Davis' office on Chicago's West Side, drank out of a bottle of hand sanitizer, poured the sanitizer over herself and set herself on fire with a lighter.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/226eb3ea58a1455e99700d7821f550aaComey: FBI wants 'adult conversation' on device encryptionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7cc82c5522b9419dbafd79ac764e7a3eWed, 31 Aug 2016 01:10:52 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — FBI Director James Comey warned again Tuesday about the bureau's inability to access digital devices because of encryption and said investigators were collecting information about the challenge in preparation for an "adult conversation" next year.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7cc82c5522b9419dbafd79ac764e7a3eNevada congressman back to work shortly after heart attackhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/92a6aeb37f7f441ab8a85c4e0cc602d2Wed, 31 Aug 2016 00:43:17 GMTLAS VEGAS (AP) — U.S. Rep. Cresent Hardy of Nevada was up on his feet campaigning on Tuesday, just a day after his office announced he had been hospitalized with a minor heart attack.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/92a6aeb37f7f441ab8a85c4e0cc602d2El Salvador judge orders ex-attorney general remain in jailhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0cde7bdd18cf403d976fd6ea109df60cWed, 31 Aug 2016 00:40:08 GMTSAN SALVADOR, El Salvador (AP) — A judge on Tuesday ordered that El Salvador's former attorney general remain in jail on new charges that he divulged intercepted telephone conversations while prosecuting a Roman Catholic priest from Spain in 2014.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0cde7bdd18cf403d976fd6ea109df60cMets scratch Matz (shoulder) for Thursday; Walker still outhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/77e5333c5c3740a4a17150b4f640bce4Wed, 31 Aug 2016 00:26:35 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Steven Matz is not ready to come off the disabled list, and the New York Mets have scratched him from his scheduled start Thursday night against Miami.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/77e5333c5c3740a4a17150b4f640bce4Prayer or politics? Evangelist rallies Christians in Bostonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2c9f8767513141f787f7f00fbf912d74Wed, 31 Aug 2016 01:54:47 GMTBOSTON (AP) — The son of evangelist Billy Graham urged a gathering on the historic Boston Common on Tuesday to vote in the November election but stressed he was taking no sides publicly in the U.S. presidential race.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2c9f8767513141f787f7f00fbf912d74Australian man with British title to stay jailed in Vegashttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b4fb36dd5631419bb0a819287a31c7aeWed, 31 Aug 2016 00:23:41 GMTLAS VEGAS (AP) — An Australian man who identifies himself as the 13th Duke of Manchester will remain jailed in Las Vegas at least until next month, pending possible resolution of felony false police report and burglary charges.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b4fb36dd5631419bb0a819287a31c7aeSenators want info on driver of bus that crashed, killing 2http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/563239e049a34aa2be8b04df7fee2d10Wed, 31 Aug 2016 01:50:09 GMTNEW ORLEANS (AP) — Louisiana's U.S. senators and the Senate Judiciary Committee chairman are asking the Department of Homeland Security for information about the man identified as the driver of a bus that hit a firetruck and other vehicles in Louisiana, killing two people and injuring three dozen.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/563239e049a34aa2be8b04df7fee2d10The Latest: GOP leader: Media coverage punishing LePagehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6e1511cfe6ba4a5db9b9159f3b57cf86Wed, 31 Aug 2016 01:41:47 GMTAUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — The Latest on fallout from GOP Gov. Paul LePage's obscenity-laced tirade against a Democratic legislator (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6e1511cfe6ba4a5db9b9159f3b57cf86USDA to reopen offices closed after email threatshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/de36c6207d1146be82ef9ecac51dfe66Wed, 31 Aug 2016 01:26:18 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Agriculture Department will reopen some offices Wednesday that were closed after an unspecified email threat.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/de36c6207d1146be82ef9ecac51dfe66Teheran gets rare run support to beat Padres 7-3http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4fb87b4b74034547ab860e3bc5c7bce9Wed, 31 Aug 2016 02:15:31 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Julio Teheran won for the first time in 10 starts, rookie Dansby Swanson drove in three runs and the Atlanta Braves beat the San Diego Padres 7-3 on Tuesday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4fb87b4b74034547ab860e3bc5c7bce9Lawsuit pending, Bouchard out at US Open; Serena, Venus winhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/58f0da450760414d94f56d0df1b97dc0Wed, 31 Aug 2016 01:49:18 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Eugenie Bouchard wrung her hands at her post-match news conference. She rubbed her lower lip. She squeezed her left arm.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/58f0da450760414d94f56d0df1b97dc0Charges filed to fire 5 officers in Chicago police shootinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d200ed5cc9c7449a93b4fde4864d22e0Wed, 31 Aug 2016 01:51:35 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson has filed formal administrative charges to fire the officer who fatally shot black teenager Laquan McDonald in 2014.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d200ed5cc9c7449a93b4fde4864d22e0The Latest: Serena Williams sweeps past Makarova at US Openhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2d235fb736444f82a71d6cf67fbf15eeWed, 31 Aug 2016 01:06:41 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. Open (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2d235fb736444f82a71d6cf67fbf15eeThe Latest: Polls now closed in Arizona's primary electionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/339f6c0cbd724f26b24975abcea2ab69Wed, 31 Aug 2016 02:03:48 GMTPHOENIX (AP) — The Latest on Arizona's primary election (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/339f6c0cbd724f26b24975abcea2ab69LePage: Reports of my political demise 'greatly exaggerated'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/caa1c21c5e2149bcbfa14c3aa4cf0516Wed, 31 Aug 2016 02:16:27 GMTAUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Outspoken Republican Gov. Paul LePage, amid political pressure and calls for his resignation, on Tuesday suggested he might be considering stepping aside but hours later seemed to reject the idea, tweeting, "The reports of my political demise are greatly exaggerated."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/caa1c21c5e2149bcbfa14c3aa4cf0516The Latest: Steve Johnson rallies for 5-set win at US Openhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aeace7217c274027b8280d97f8f7d273Wed, 31 Aug 2016 01:40:33 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. Open (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aeace7217c274027b8280d97f8f7d273Elite boarding school finds 5 cases of sexual misconducthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/13ab4ccddf5e40fba4d147b0bb832fdcWed, 31 Aug 2016 00:47:25 GMTANDOVER, Mass. (AP) — An independent investigation into possible sexual abuse at an elite boarding school has uncovered several cases of sexual misconduct by faculty members, the school announced on Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/13ab4ccddf5e40fba4d147b0bb832fdcSinger arrested on suspicion of assault with deadly weaponhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a621d6d1e8b84798bdb21d061e8a70dfWed, 31 Aug 2016 01:44:34 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Police arrested singer Chris Brown on Tuesday on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon after a woman called hours earlier from outside his Los Angeles home and said she needed help.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a621d6d1e8b84798bdb21d061e8a70dfThe Latest: Pence criticizes Clinton at North Carolina rallyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5bcb40a238844cbca9b195d00ebc3f74Wed, 31 Aug 2016 00:36:18 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) —http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5bcb40a238844cbca9b195d00ebc3f74Wieters' homer leads Orioles past Blue Jays 5-3http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/38053b27fadc4a1d8f8215830e5a8b5dWed, 31 Aug 2016 01:53:58 GMTBALTIMORE (AP) — Matt Wieters hit a go-ahead, two-run homer off Jason Grilli in the eighth inning to lead the Baltimore Orioles to a 5-3 victory over the Toronto Blue Jays on Tuesday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/38053b27fadc4a1d8f8215830e5a8b5dWildfire prompts evacuations of 200 homes in Californiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9daca680795e4c6a9ad28012d513314eWed, 31 Aug 2016 00:54:08 GMTBANNING, Calif. (AP) — Fire officials say a wildfire tearing through brush east of Los Angeles has destroyed an outbuilding and forced 700 people from their homes.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9daca680795e4c6a9ad28012d513314eThe Latest: Murphy beats Grayson to face Rubio for Senatehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6c47b0a851394715a202d7e444d956c7Wed, 31 Aug 2016 00:41:17 GMTTALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on Florida's primary (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6c47b0a851394715a202d7e444d956c7Baltimore County school board changes heat closure policyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5a5a373b4f444ab68d289ed4010c7823Wed, 31 Aug 2016 01:44:20 GMTTOWSON, Md. (AP) — The Baltimore County Board of Education has amended a policy that required dozens of schools without air conditioning to close for two days already this school year.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5a5a373b4f444ab68d289ed4010c78235 face weapons charges in deadly New Jersey highway shootouthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/61be9b32ffbb4374b37103451ca20219Wed, 31 Aug 2016 02:10:06 GMTEGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) — Four men and a teenager have been charged in a rolling shootout on a New Jersey highway that left one man dead and four of the suspects injured.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/61be9b32ffbb4374b37103451ca20219911 calls: 'Gunshots going like crazy' in Pulse nightclubhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fbbd7a60454e4a1eaba113c620e030b1Wed, 31 Aug 2016 01:44:50 GMTORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Friends and relatives of patrons trapped in a gay Florida nightclub where a mass shooting left 49 people dead asked police dispatchers why it was taking so long for their loved ones to be rescued.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fbbd7a60454e4a1eaba113c620e030b1U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz wins her Florida Democratic primaryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/12342d9172304fc6a42abb13d6e0f287Wed, 31 Aug 2016 01:31:05 GMTTALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz wins her Florida Democratic primary.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/12342d9172304fc6a42abb13d6e0f287As anthem controversy simmers, Kaepernick prepares to playhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9f0c97ee02b14cb0bb870fb5cefb1ccaWed, 31 Aug 2016 02:11:32 GMTSANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Colin Kaepernick will get one more chance to impress coach Chip Kelly before the San Francisco 49ers announce their starting quarterback even as the debate surrounding Kaepernick's refusal to stand for the national anthem remains heated.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9f0c97ee02b14cb0bb870fb5cefb1ccaAP Source: Trump may visit Mexico before immigration speechhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b75700d200764cb0a523c555cb96e44eWed, 31 Aug 2016 02:09:28 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A campaign official says Donald Trump could make a last-minute trip to Mexico on Wednesday, hours before he delivers a highly anticipated speech on immigration.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b75700d200764cb0a523c555cb96e44eThe Latest: State police locate truck in highway shootouthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/afda456974624bc18537e2ca22aeebeeWed, 31 Aug 2016 02:02:10 GMTEGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) — The Latest on a New Jersey highway shootout that left a man dead and four suspects wounded (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/afda456974624bc18537e2ca22aeebeeCourt: Texas death row inmate may have faked mental illnesshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/78f3ed15025443f6ba74f4bf027a3d32Wed, 31 Aug 2016 00:44:03 GMTHOUSTON (AP) — A Texas death row inmate may have faked mental illness to avoid execution for the fatal shooting of his ex-girlfriend and her daughter 23 years ago in Houston, a federal appeals court said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/78f3ed15025443f6ba74f4bf027a3d32AP Source: Trump considering making trip to Mexico on Wednesday before immigration speechhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8597f6be7f014feeb04ceba71fb34674Wed, 31 Aug 2016 02:03:07 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — AP Source: Trump considering making trip to Mexico on Wednesday before immigration speech.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8597f6be7f014feeb04ceba71fb34674Chicago mayor unveils plan for new police oversight agencyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3b310b1d66914a059435399a4fcef02dWed, 31 Aug 2016 00:31:53 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel on Tuesday released a proposed ordinance that creates a new agency to investigate police misconduct to replace the agency that came under fire in the wake of a video of a police shooting of black teenager Laquan McDonald.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3b310b1d66914a059435399a4fcef02dIndicted member of Congress loses re-election bidhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/71cbce1ece0e46b3b4f4b0f5afa63104Wed, 31 Aug 2016 02:03:16 GMTTALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — U.S. Rep. Corrine Brown, who was one of the first blacks elected to Congress from Florida since reconstruction, lost her battle Tuesday to remain in office.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/71cbce1ece0e46b3b4f4b0f5afa63104Vikings: QB Bridgewater has dislocated knee, torn ACLhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/031e7e7b72c14294b8e2d95d151eadfcWed, 31 Aug 2016 01:12:30 GMTEDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota Vikings quarterback Teddy Bridgewater is expected to miss at least the next season while recovering from a dislocated left knee and torn anterior cruciate ligament after a freak practice injury on Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/031e7e7b72c14294b8e2d95d151eadfcCourt: Gays can seek parental rights for nonbiological kidshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/42cfc1be961741319e48123f67d8d1d9Wed, 31 Aug 2016 01:57:35 GMTALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York's highest court expanded the definition of parenthood Tuesday by ruling that former same-sex couples may seek visitation and custody of children even when they aren't the biological or adoptive parent.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/42cfc1be961741319e48123f67d8d1d9Islamic State group says spokesman killed in Syriahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/90cdc6f68e62466aac20c1d92c56db2dWed, 31 Aug 2016 01:06:05 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — The Islamic State group's spokesman and chief strategist, who laid out the blueprint for the extremist group's attacks against the West, has been killed while overseeing operations in northern Syria, the group announced Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/90cdc6f68e62466aac20c1d92c56db2dClinton wraps up Hamptons fundraising swinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9173702baaa841e0bb642da7e14db555Wed, 31 Aug 2016 02:17:12 GMTSAGAPONACK, N.Y. (AP) — Hillary Clinton is wrapping a fundraising blitz in the Hamptons, where she has racked up millions during a three-day swing.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9173702baaa841e0bb642da7e14db555Girl, 8, dies after being shot in Miami drive-by shootinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e12c521b9b5a4d1a8941f803a6584c95Wed, 31 Aug 2016 00:32:39 GMTMIAMI (AP) — Police say an 8-year-old girl shot in the head during a drive-by shooting in Miami has died.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e12c521b9b5a4d1a8941f803a6584c95US evaluating Taliban video of captive couplehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c493aafaa02846609db8b232de732013Wed, 31 Aug 2016 00:34:43 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The State Department said 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 unless the Kabul government ends its executions of Taliban prisoners.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c493aafaa02846609db8b232de73201310 Things to Know for Wednesdayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ace739b38a8a4ded94c97b3c14879dc9Wed, 31 Aug 2016 01:04:32 GMTYour daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Wednesday:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ace739b38a8a4ded94c97b3c14879dc9Rivers swollen by Typhoon Lionrock flood in northern Japanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ac3e5332cab143259a5ab43f6f304d79Wed, 31 Aug 2016 02:03:31 GMTTOKYO (AP) — At least two rivers swollen by Typhoon Lionrock have broken through embankments, flooding areas in northern Japan.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ac3e5332cab143259a5ab43f6f304d79People stock up, board up as hurricane hurtles toward Hawaiihttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/92da712552d246f6bc1c6c42981e4a8dWed, 31 Aug 2016 02:13:08 GMTHONOLULU (AP) — Residents of Hawaii's Big Island were evacuating animals and stockpiling water Tuesday, bracing for what could be the first hurricane to make landfall in the state in decades.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/92da712552d246f6bc1c6c42981e4a8dScherzer dominant as Nationals edge Phillies 3-2http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/90e0210edcb448ad9b20e5c8df7fd9f5Wed, 31 Aug 2016 02:01:56 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Max Scherzer didn't allow a hit until the sixth inning and he was dominant through eight as the Washington Nationals continued their mastery of the Philadelphia Phillies with a 3-2 victory Tuesday night.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/90e0210edcb448ad9b20e5c8df7fd9f5The Latest: Coast Guard closing harbor as storm nears Hawaiihttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0d5df65bd021496d83ad83ef7ce90a32Wed, 31 Aug 2016 01:54:55 GMTThe Latest on tropical weather systems (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0d5df65bd021496d83ad83ef7ce90a32The Latest: Rep. Wasserman Schultz beats primary challengehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8326692eb8604c4185e6aff457bc7818Wed, 31 Aug 2016 01:31:44 GMTTALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on Florida's primary (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8326692eb8604c4185e6aff457bc7818US evaluating Taliban video of captive couple in Afghanistanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c000058ac32d426e9a4ae38c4eb811d9Wed, 31 Aug 2016 00:59:28 GMTWASHINGTON (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/c000058ac32d426e9a4ae38c4eb811d9