FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 30 Aug 2016 19:21:19 -07:00Rubio, Murphy win Florida's Senate primaries, 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. Korea says top North Korean official executed, 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. 5 injured when ferry hits kayakers on Hudson River, 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. sets herself on fire in Chicago congressman's office, 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. FBI wants 'adult conversation' on device encryption, 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. congressman back to work shortly after heart attack, 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. Salvador judge orders ex-attorney general remain in jail, 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. scratch Matz (shoulder) for Thursday; Walker still out, 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. or politics? Evangelist rallies Christians in Boston, 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. man with British title to stay jailed in Vegas, 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. want info on driver of bus that crashed, killing 2, 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. Latest: GOP leader: Media coverage punishing LePage, 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): to reopen offices closed after email threats, 31 Aug 2016 01:26:18 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Agriculture Department will reopen some offices Wednesday that were closed after an unspecified email threat. gets rare run support to beat Padres 7-3, 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. pending, Bouchard out at US Open; Serena, Venus win, 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. filed to fire 5 officers in Chicago police shooting, 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. Latest: Serena Williams sweeps past Makarova at US Open, 31 Aug 2016 01:06:41 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. Open (all times local): Latest: Polls now closed in Arizona's primary election, 31 Aug 2016 02:03:48 GMTPHOENIX (AP) — The Latest on Arizona's primary election (all times local): Reports of my political demise 'greatly exaggerated', 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." Latest: Steve Johnson rallies for 5-set win at US Open, 31 Aug 2016 01:40:33 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. Open (all times local): boarding school finds 5 cases of sexual misconduct, 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. arrested on suspicion of assault with deadly weapon, 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. Latest: Pence criticizes Clinton at North Carolina rally, 31 Aug 2016 00:36:18 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) —' homer leads Orioles past Blue Jays 5-3, 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. prompts evacuations of 200 homes in California, 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. Latest: Murphy beats Grayson to face Rubio for Senate, 31 Aug 2016 00:41:17 GMTTALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on Florida's primary (all times local): County school board changes heat closure policy, 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. face weapons charges in deadly New Jersey highway shootout, 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. calls: 'Gunshots going like crazy' in Pulse nightclub, 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. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz wins her Florida Democratic primary, 31 Aug 2016 01:31:05 GMTTALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz wins her Florida Democratic primary. anthem controversy simmers, Kaepernick prepares to play, 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. Source: Trump may visit Mexico before immigration speech, 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. Latest: State police locate truck in highway shootout, 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): Texas death row inmate may have faked mental illness, 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. Source: Trump considering making trip to Mexico on Wednesday before immigration speech, 31 Aug 2016 02:03:07 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — AP Source: Trump considering making trip to Mexico on Wednesday before immigration speech. mayor unveils plan for new police oversight agency, 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. member of Congress loses re-election bid, 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. QB Bridgewater has dislocated knee, torn ACL, 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. Gays can seek parental rights for nonbiological kids, 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. State group says spokesman killed in Syria, 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. wraps up Hamptons fundraising swing, 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., 8, dies after being shot in Miami drive-by shooting, 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. evaluating Taliban video of captive couple, 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. Things to Know for Wednesday, 31 Aug 2016 01:04:32 GMTYour daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Wednesday: swollen by Typhoon Lionrock flood in northern Japan, 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. stock up, board up as hurricane hurtles toward Hawaii, 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. dominant as Nationals edge Phillies 3-2, 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. Latest: Coast Guard closing harbor as storm nears Hawaii, 31 Aug 2016 01:54:55 GMTThe Latest on tropical weather systems (all times local): Latest: Rep. Wasserman Schultz beats primary challenge, 31 Aug 2016 01:31:44 GMTTALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on Florida's primary (all times local): evaluating Taliban video of captive couple in Afghanistan, 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.