FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 31 Aug 2016 07:24:14 -07:00Voltaggio closing 5 Family Meal restaurants in 2 states, 31 Aug 2016 13:45:53 GMTFREDERICK, Md. (AP) — Celebrity chef Bryan Voltaggio says he's closing four of five Family Meal restaurants in Maryland and Virginia. tomato battle leaves Spanish town awash in red pulp, 31 Aug 2016 13:43:54 GMTBUNOL, Spain (AP) — Thousands of people pelted each other with tons of ripe tomatoes Wednesday, creating a red, mushy mess in the annual "Tomatina" street battle in eastern Spain. block French port of Le Havre over activists' arrest, 31 Aug 2016 13:15:31 GMTPARIS (AP) — Dock workers briefly blocked traffic at the French port of Le Havre after two colleagues were arrested over earlier protest violence. Latest: Mexicans puzzled by Trump-Pena Nieto meeting, 31 Aug 2016 13:00:32 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. presidential campaign (all times EDT):'s a girl! Giant panda birth gives Madrid Zoo 1st female, 31 Aug 2016 14:05:47 GMTMADRID (AP) — There's a new giant panda in Madrid, and it's the first female in the history of the Spanish capital's zoo. shooting suspect in armed standoff in western Japan, 31 Aug 2016 13:37:45 GMTTOKYO (AP) — A suspect in a rare fatal shooting in Japan ended an 18-hour standoff with police Wednesday by shooting himself in the stomach, and was taken to a hospital where he reportedly died. Right Now: Stocks edge lower in early trading, 31 Aug 2016 13:42:49 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in global financial markets (all times local): on whether to remove president nears in Brazil's Senate, 31 Aug 2016 12:45:35 GMTBRASILIA, Brazil (AP) — Senators debated the fate of Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff into the wee hours of Wednesday ahead of a planned vote later in the day on whether to remove Rousseff permanently as leader of Latin America's most populous country. anxiety: Bill Clinton eyes exit from his charity, 31 Aug 2016 14:01:46 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — When Bill Clinton told the staff of his global charity he would have to step down if Hillary Clinton won the White House, he was vividly clear about how that felt: Worse than a root canal, he said. Lagasse feasts globally on new Amazon Prime series, 31 Aug 2016 14:01:09 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Caution: Eat before you watch "Eat the World." Do not come to this new Emeril Lagasse-hosted docuseries hungry for anything other than new insights about food, travel and culture. Woman kidnapped by husband found dead, he's wounded, 31 Aug 2016 13:29:31 GMTPITTSBURGH (AP) — A woman who was kidnapped at gunpoint by her husband while he was under home confinement on charges he beat and abducted her two months earlier was found dead inside a barn, and he was hospitalized with a self-inflicted gunshot wound, state police said Wednesday. minister: we will not expose Poland to terrorism, 31 Aug 2016 13:05:20 GMTWARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland has denied entry to a group of Chechens because the country is sealing its border to protect the nation and Europe against the threat of terrorism, Poland's interior minister said Wednesday. man seeks ouster of Palestinians from scout movement, 31 Aug 2016 14:08:16 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — The son of an American-Israeli man killed in a Palestinian attack last year has asked the global scout movement to expel its Palestinian branch after local members dedicated a recent training course to one of his father's killers. fraud sentencing delayed for 'Dance Moms' star, 31 Aug 2016 14:09:34 GMTPITTSBURGH (AP) — The federal court sentencing for "Dance Moms" star Abby Lee Miller has been postponed from Oct. 11 to Dec. 2. Stapleton, Maren Morris, Eric Church lead CMA nods, 31 Aug 2016 13:58:48 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Chris Stapleton, Eric Church and budding newcomer Maren Morris are the leaders at the 2016 Country Music Association Awards. Latest: Pence says Mexico trip shows Trump is decisive, 31 Aug 2016 13:51:03 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. presidential campaign (all times EDT): anti-doping bodies propose global reforms, 31 Aug 2016 13:19:57 GMTCOPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — A coalition of national anti-doping bodies has proposed a rule that would prohibit officials of the IOC or other major sports bodies from holding a top role in anti-doping organizations. dead, 9 injured in multi-vehicle crash in New York City, 31 Aug 2016 13:28:18 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Three people were killed and nine others were injured early Wednesday in a collision on a major Long Island highway where just 10 days earlier six other people died in a horrific crash. asks UK to take legal action against party leader, 31 Aug 2016 14:15:26 GMTISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan has requested that Britain take action against a self-exiled party leader who delivered a speech by phone last week that ignited rioting in Karachi, Pakistan's Interior Ministry said Wednesday. to implement faster asylum processing laws, 31 Aug 2016 14:08:02 GMTGENEVA (AP) — Switzerland's executive branch on Wednesday announced plans to step up processing of asylum requests, building on a referendum result amid a growing backlog of African migrants trying to enter from Italy — many hoping to pass through to reach Germany. US companies add a solid 177,000 jobs in August, 31 Aug 2016 13:36:44 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. businesses added a solid 177,000 jobs in August, according to a private survey, suggesting that hiring remains healthy after two months of strong gains. to open conservation tour in Lake Tahoe and Hawaii, 31 Aug 2016 12:38:29 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is opening a two-day environmental tour aimed at showcasing conservation efforts before traveling to Asia, where climate change is high on the agenda for his final trip to the region. assumes responsibility for migrants in Vatican reform, 31 Aug 2016 12:52:26 GMTVATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis is showing his profound concern for refugees by assuming direct responsibility for migrant issues in a new Vatican department that merges four Vatican offices into one handling peace, the environment and human trafficking issues. Latest: Maine governor will seek 'spiritual guidance', 31 Aug 2016 14:17:48 GMTAUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — The Latest on fallout from GOP Gov. Paul LePage's obscenity-laced tirade against a Democratic legislator (all times local):'Real Housewives' star Jacqueline Laurita is a grandmom, 31 Aug 2016 13:57:49 GMT"Real Housewives of New Jersey" star Jacqueline Laurita is a grandmom. Man dies after killing neighbor at school bus stop, 31 Aug 2016 14:04:13 GMTHOLLAND, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio man who shot a couple, killing a woman, at a school bus stop amid what neighbors called a long-running feud has died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound. Senate leader criticizes US envoy's Moldova remarks, 31 Aug 2016 13:37:19 GMTBUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — The speaker of Romania's Senate has criticized recent statements made by the U.S. Ambassador to neighboring Moldova who said that Moldova should not reunite with Romania. cuff lawmaker as he tries to defuse Milwaukee tension, 31 Aug 2016 13:07:16 GMTMILWAUKEE (AP) — A state lawmaker says police officers threw him to the ground and put him in handcuffs as he tried to de-escalate tensions after 10 people were arrested at the scene of a recent fatal police shooting on Milwaukee's north side. toll in Monday's IS bomb attack in Yemen rises to 72, 31 Aug 2016 13:44:42 GMTSANAA, Yemen (AP) — Yemeni security and medical officials say the death toll in Monday's suicide bombing by the Islamic State group in the southern city of Aden has risen to 72. old-guard Republicans advance in primary, 31 Aug 2016 12:48:35 GMTPHOENIX (AP) — In a year of political outsiders, two of the most prominent and longest-serving Arizona Republicans bucked the trend and easily beat back primary challenges. Site of Revolutionary War battlefield located, 31 Aug 2016 13:11:56 GMTBEAUFORT, S.C. (AP) — Historians say they've found the site of the Revolutionary War Battle of Grays Hill on the South Carolina coast. US home sales strengthened in July, 31 Aug 2016 14:10:13 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — More Americans signed contracts to purchase homes in July, a sign that demand for home ownership remains strong despite a shortage of listings on the market. commercial flight from US to Cuba set to take off, 31 Aug 2016 14:13:55 GMTFORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — The first commercial flight between the United States and Cuba in more than a half century flew out of Fort Lauderdale for the central city of Santa Clara on Wednesday morning, re-establishing regular air service severed at the height of the Cold War. Latest: Demonstrations planned against Trump visit, 31 Aug 2016 13:35:31 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. presidential campaign (all times EDT): governor meets lawmaker to apologize for obscene rant, 31 Aug 2016 14:03:48 GMTAUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Republican Gov. Paul LePage met Wednesday with a Democratic lawmaker to apologize for leaving an obscene rant on his voicemail and for making a comment about aiming a gun between his eyes. Latest: North Carolina apparently dodging storm, 31 Aug 2016 13:21:33 GMTRODANTHE, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on tropical weather systems threatening the Southeast (all times local): Cabinet OKs rules expanding media courtroom access, 31 Aug 2016 13:06:56 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Chancellor Angela Merkel's Cabinet has approved a proposal to ease audio and video recording and broadcasting of some German trials. adds Meldonium to banned substances list, 31 Aug 2016 14:17:14 GMTThe NHL has added meldonium to its list of banned substances. swims over 6 miles, walks 12 more to find family, 31 Aug 2016 12:52:37 GMTBEULAH, Mich. (AP) — A dog swam more than 6 miles and walked a dozen more to find its family after falling overboard into Lake Michigan during the weekend. political gamble, Trump to make surprising trip to Mexico, 31 Aug 2016 13:27:49 GMTEVERETT, Washington (AP) — Donald Trump will make a quick visit to Mexico on Wednesday, meeting with the president of a nation he derided as the home of rapists and criminals. The trip is a politically risky move for the Republican presidential nominee less than 10 weeks before the election. spokesman killed in Syria in major blow to militant group, 31 Aug 2016 12:33:38 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 has announced. US home sales strengthen in July, 31 Aug 2016 14:02:02 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — More Americans signed contracts to purchase homes in July, a sign that demand for home ownership remains strong despite a shortage of listings on the market. vows to keep attacking US-backed Syrian Kurd forces, 31 Aug 2016 13:05:34 GMTISTANBUL (AP) — Turkey on Wednesday vowed to keep attacking a U.S.-backed Syrian Kurdish militia inside Syria, saying it will never negotiate with what it considers to be a "terror organization." autumn in New England: Drives, events, adventures, 31 Aug 2016 14:12:12 GMTPick-your-own pumpkin patches, secret fall escapes and a tour through four states along the Connecticut River are a few of the ideas for enjoying autumn in New England in the September-October issue of Yankee magazine. REMOVED: BC-US--Handcuffed Suspect Flees, 31 Aug 2016 12:40:23 GMTTAMPA, Fla. (AP) — The Associated Press has withdrawn a story about a suspect who fled while still handcuffed. The story included a name for the suspect provided by the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office, which the sheriff's office now says is incorrect. wonders why its president is meeting with Trump, 31 Aug 2016 13:50:47 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — President Enrique Pena Nieto awoke to a storm of criticism from Mexicans over his decision to meet Wednesday with Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, who is widely reviled in Mexico for referring to its migrants as "rapists" and criminals. twins in hospital after rescue from boat off Libya, 31 Aug 2016 13:30:45 GMTPALERMO, Sicily (AP) — Two Eritrean baby boys born prematurely, who were rescued at sea along with thousands of other migrants, were being treated at a hospital in Palermo on Wednesday. leader rejects emergency power vs extremists, 31 Aug 2016 13:58:03 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte rejected proposals Wednesday for him to declare a state of emergency on a violent southern island to more rapidly defeat Abu Sayyaf extremists, who killed 15 soldiers in his government's largest single-day combat loss so far. official urges end to headscarves in kindergarten, 31 Aug 2016 13:30:16 GMTVIENNA (AP) — The deputy mayor of the Austrian city of Salzburg is urging Muslim parents not to send their daughters to kindergarten wearing headscarves, saying the covering degrades their children by suggesting they are sex objects. weather system spares North Carolina's Outer Banks, 31 Aug 2016 14:17:50 GMTRODANTHE, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina's Outer Banks have been spared from a tropical storm system that has been moving toward the state for two days, an official said Wednesday.