FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Tue, 01 Sep 2015 13:19:45 -07:00Protests block Guatemala Congress as impeachment consideredhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e710b5488fa0484ab44a8c9ff62d22a4Tue, 01 Sep 2015 19:48:21 GMTGUATEMALA CITY (AP) — Protesters backing Guatemalan President Otto Perez Molina are blocking access to Congress where lawmakers are scheduled to consider a move to withdraw his immunity from prosecution in a widening corruption scandal.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e710b5488fa0484ab44a8c9ff62d22a4Ex-wrestler 'Superfly' charged in girlfriend's 1983 deathhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/62056118dd87488aa3203b7c3133c978Tue, 01 Sep 2015 19:58:35 GMTALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Former professional wrestling star Jimmy "Superfly" Snuka has been charged with third-degree murder and involuntary manslaughter in the death of his girlfriend in eastern Pennsylvania more than three decades ago.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/62056118dd87488aa3203b7c3133c978Former TV judge Joe Brown released from jailhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f687b241170449d9a9f8216fd8d1b722Tue, 01 Sep 2015 19:47:40 GMTMEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Former television judge Joe Brown has been released from jail after serving a five-day jail sentence for contempt of court.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f687b241170449d9a9f8216fd8d1b722Lawyer: Turkey arrested journalists to deter foreign mediahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fcc889d680ae4bb7a5cab119db57fc00Tue, 01 Sep 2015 19:10:13 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — A lawyer representing two Vice News journalists and their assistant on Tuesday denounced a Turkish court's decision to arrest them on terror-related charges, calling it a government attempt to deter foreign media from reporting on the conflict with Kurdish rebels.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fcc889d680ae4bb7a5cab119db57fc00Man accused of harassing American Indian students clearedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8e03254e346d41ee97fc475dd03fd897Tue, 01 Sep 2015 19:27:45 GMTRAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) — A South Dakota man accused of using racial slurs and spilling beer on American Indian students during a hockey game was cleared of a disorderly conduct charge Tuesday, more than a month after a trial in the controversial case attracted more than 200 people.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8e03254e346d41ee97fc475dd03fd897Federal judge orders Kentucky clerk and her staff to courthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6a4b7156c863438893f05e167adc2e82Tue, 01 Sep 2015 19:20:02 GMTMOREHEAD, Ky. (AP) — A county clerk who invoked "God's authority" as she defied the U.S. Supreme Court yet again on gay marriage Tuesday refused to resign and now must face a federal judge who could impose fines or send her to jail.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6a4b7156c863438893f05e167adc2e82White South Carolina police chief sentenced to home detention in killing of unarmed black manhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c9eb85a1661e483eb562ae02ade2a153Tue, 01 Sep 2015 20:06:34 GMTORANGEBURG, S.C. (AP) — White South Carolina police chief sentenced to home detention in killing of unarmed black man.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c9eb85a1661e483eb562ae02ade2a153Investigators: Georgia officer likely shot by other officershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d5dd0e0525db4a978dc524dd06a63f8bTue, 01 Sep 2015 19:41:29 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Police officers who arrived at the wrong Atlanta home after a report of suspicious activity shot the man who lives there, killed his dog and "likely" shot a fellow officer, leaving him seriously wounded, authorities said Tuesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d5dd0e0525db4a978dc524dd06a63f8bBush-Trump dispute intensifies, Bush hitting back harderhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/af0761caba964fbbb1a2294a9e214ccaTue, 01 Sep 2015 19:41:58 GMTMIAMI (AP) — The feud between Donald Trump and Jeb Bush appears to be intensifying.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/af0761caba964fbbb1a2294a9e214ccaThe Latest: Neighbor says man shot by police was watching TVhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f65783a12c254f5f9543df3d6579ad33Tue, 01 Sep 2015 19:21:47 GMTATLANTA (AP) — The latest on police in Atlanta who went to the wrong house while responding to a call, shot the man living there, killed his dog and, officials say, likely shot one of their fellow officers (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f65783a12c254f5f9543df3d6579ad33Review: Latest Fargo adventure disappointshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ff3671a3689d49a18578350454e9afd2Tue, 01 Sep 2015 19:28:52 GMT"The Solomon Curse" (Putnam), by Clive Cussler and Russell Blakehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ff3671a3689d49a18578350454e9afd2Irish nanny being deported after murder charge is droppedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7e7b13b50c6f4b828029500b3d3d4be7Tue, 01 Sep 2015 19:25:50 GMTBOSTON (AP) — An Irish ex-nanny is being deported a day after Massachusetts prosecutors dropped a murder charge against her in the death of a 1-year-old girl.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7e7b13b50c6f4b828029500b3d3d4be7Arkansas governor asked to set execution dates for 8 inmateshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f92fed5bf2d94a1ea71d2f373d1ab944Tue, 01 Sep 2015 18:51:29 GMTLITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas' attorney general has asked Gov. Asa Hutchinson to set execution dates for eight death row inmates in what would be the state's first executions in a decade.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f92fed5bf2d94a1ea71d2f373d1ab944Marco Rubio says nation doesn't need US Education Departmenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6e51e39253d945249c8ff3b0e6c0fb7fTue, 01 Sep 2015 19:40:37 GMTCARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Republican presidential hopeful Marco Rubio says the U.S. doesn't need a federal Education Department.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6e51e39253d945249c8ff3b0e6c0fb7fUS presidential hopeful Marco Rubio to visit Puerto Ricohttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/815efb6ca342414886f146a607530349Tue, 01 Sep 2015 19:44:14 GMTSAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Republican presidential hopeful Marco Rubio is scheduled to visit the U.S. territory of Puerto Rico this week.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/815efb6ca342414886f146a607530349Clinton, aides stressed protecting State Dept. info in emailhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e6218891e3b84f38b86b804b527255c7Tue, 01 Sep 2015 18:56:56 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton and her aides at the State Department were acutely aware of — and occasionally frustrated by — the need to protect sensitive information when discussing international affairs over email and other correspondence.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e6218891e3b84f38b86b804b527255c7White police chief makes plea deal in shooting of black manhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7d5ba5b92ba047b6b1057037b0ed66c0Tue, 01 Sep 2015 19:59:32 GMTCOLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A white ex-police chief agreed Tuesday to plead guilty to misconduct in office in the shooting death of an unarmed black man, a far lesser offense than the murder charge that ended in two mistrials.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7d5ba5b92ba047b6b1057037b0ed66c0Fall Movie Preview: Abrams on keeping 'Star Wars' groundedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5c5cf4acf6ea4f46873fcd632613cec2Tue, 01 Sep 2015 19:20:50 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Imagine for a moment the peculiar experience of finding yourself in the Arabian desert, telling C3PO what to do.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5c5cf4acf6ea4f46873fcd632613cec2US auto market remains bright spot as China pulls backhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/50e222ff8221402bbb2caa5b2fb3fa12Tue, 01 Sep 2015 19:04:05 GMTDETROIT (AP) — As China's auto market recoils, the U.S. remains a bright spot as it rolls on toward its best performance in more than a decade.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/50e222ff8221402bbb2caa5b2fb3fa12Trial begins for officer charged with abusing Indian manhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/66a023a2f85c417f87369e409f7853f9Tue, 01 Sep 2015 19:39:32 GMTHUNTSVILLE, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama police officer went on trial Tuesday on a federal charge of using excessive force against an Indian man who was thrown down and partially paralyzed during a confrontation in a suburban neighborhood.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/66a023a2f85c417f87369e409f7853f9White House: Alaska's Medicaid expansion 'right decision'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fbd0860212c84276a22f4ece0284ea00Tue, 01 Sep 2015 19:35:53 GMTANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The White House on Tuesday praised the decision by Alaska Gov. Bill Walker to expand Medicaid to thousands of residents over the wishes of the Republican-led Legislature, calling it the "right decision."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fbd0860212c84276a22f4ece0284ea00Jaguars owner wants to continue playing in London until 2030http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b55dbe5d6fb543d5a3fddc70ff157e8fTue, 01 Sep 2015 19:49:15 GMTJACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Jacksonville Jaguars owner Shad Khan expects to sign a long-term deal to continue playing annually in London.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b55dbe5d6fb543d5a3fddc70ff157e8fPope adds Central Park to list of New York City stopshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/be87122f7bf44992a0568d58033c30a0Tue, 01 Sep 2015 19:42:35 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Pope Francis will take a spin through Central Park while visiting New York City this month.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/be87122f7bf44992a0568d58033c30a0Bond author sorry for saying Idris Elba 'too street' for 007http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a3148980c2df4f6a90db3fcfc2b3bf99Tue, 01 Sep 2015 18:51:06 GMTLONDON (AP) — The author of the new James Bond novel apologized on Tuesday after he said that British actor Idris Elba is "too street" to play 007.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a3148980c2df4f6a90db3fcfc2b3bf99Obama heading up melting glacier in dramatic push on climatehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9b78fe6f116b49f6a66fcad81470eda0Tue, 01 Sep 2015 19:47:50 GMTSEWARD, Alaska (AP) — President Barack Obama turned Tuesday to a dramatic symptom of climate change — a melting Alaska glacier — to highlight the dangers of global warming.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9b78fe6f116b49f6a66fcad81470eda0Los Angeles vote clears way for mayor to seek Olympic dealhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b672341b24414f8d81ce057682814aa6Tue, 01 Sep 2015 19:08:33 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles City Council cleared the way Tuesday for Mayor Eric Garcetti to strike agreements for a 2024 Olympics bid, putting the city on the verge of becoming the U.S. contender after Boston's awkward collapse.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b672341b24414f8d81ce057682814aa6Nielsen's top programs for Aug. 24-30http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e777ff070d0543bdadd05052558fabe9Tue, 01 Sep 2015 19:26:52 GMTPrime-time viewership numbers compiled by Nielsen for Aug. 24-30. Listings include the week's ranking and viewership.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e777ff070d0543bdadd05052558fabe9Report says ending ban wouldn't hurt consumers at pumphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a35dede7cce54835beb71231430bd850Tue, 01 Sep 2015 20:01:40 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A new government report concludes that removing restrictions on crude oil exports wouldn't hurt consumers at the gasoline pump, and may even help them.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a35dede7cce54835beb71231430bd850MTV spreads out its awards show to get more viewershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dd9d38bcdc0b43daa1c07b34ef6b9853Tue, 01 Sep 2015 19:18:06 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — MTV boosted the viewership of its annual Video Music Awards, this year hosted by Miley Cyrus, with a little help from its friends.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/dd9d38bcdc0b43daa1c07b34ef6b9853ConocoPhillips says it's cutting 10 percent of jobshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/720ac7f909e14a74874879c497b11d7cTue, 01 Sep 2015 19:50:25 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Energy company ConocoPhillips says it is cutting around 1,810 jobs, or 10 percent of its workforce, following a plunge that took oil prices to their lowest levels in years.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/720ac7f909e14a74874879c497b11d7cSouthwest jet diverts after passengers become disorderlyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f8dff0e1c86845008c3f5a9c8613dbbbTue, 01 Sep 2015 19:27:21 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Southwest Airlines says a Chicago-bound flight has been diverted to Texas after a group of passengers became disorderly.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f8dff0e1c86845008c3f5a9c8613dbbbUS stocks plunge after bleak Chinese manufacturing reporthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/975a6c45b85244afba044d14bca76c88Tue, 01 Sep 2015 20:08:53 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Markets are turning turbulent again after investors were unnerved by more signs of weakness in China, the world's second-largest economy.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/975a6c45b85244afba044d14bca76c88The Latest: USOC names Los Angeles for 2024 Olympics bidhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/88836a7a1d114d108e172e811f693fe5Tue, 01 Sep 2015 20:03:56 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — The latest on the city of Los Angeles' bid to host the 2024 Olympics (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/88836a7a1d114d108e172e811f693fe5State's wildlife policy debated after encounter with bearhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e53cc324766640e1a26aed0c58eee342Tue, 01 Sep 2015 19:50:36 GMTHARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A debate over Connecticut's wildlife policy reignited after state officials said last week they will trap and kill a bear cub that approached a hiker in a wildlife area, startling but not harming her.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e53cc324766640e1a26aed0c58eee342Assault charges for 3 deputies in horse-chase beatinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/74c38b25d8c34f39b5fc35fe513ee86dTue, 01 Sep 2015 18:57:29 GMTSAN BERNARDINO, Calif. (AP) — Prosecutors in San Bernardino County, California, have filed felony assault charges against three sheriff's deputies involved in the televised beating of a suspect after he tried to escape on horseback.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/74c38b25d8c34f39b5fc35fe513ee86dUS stocks fall sharply on bleak Chinese manufacturing reporthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6c9e254e95c24642a2af6322c82fa194Tue, 01 Sep 2015 19:02:39 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Stocks plunged again Tuesday, continuing a rocky ride for Wall Street, after gloomy economic data out of China rekindled fears that the world's second-largest economy is slowing more than previously anticipated.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6c9e254e95c24642a2af6322c82fa194Pope: Priests in Holy Year can absolve 'sin of abortion'http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f6add410b21c434d9db54a56e670291cTue, 01 Sep 2015 19:12:41 GMTVATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis is applying his vision of a merciful church to women who have had abortions, saying Tuesday he realizes some feel they had no choice and making their path toward forgiveness simpler.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f6add410b21c434d9db54a56e670291cUS Olympic Committee selects Los Angeles as replacement candidate for 2024 gameshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6d4eb4001d704263848ca1f0137d7cfeTue, 01 Sep 2015 19:57:35 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — US Olympic Committee selects Los Angeles as replacement candidate for 2024 games.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6d4eb4001d704263848ca1f0137d7cfeSenator with son named McKinley decries mountain name changehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/faf5b85b3bc44043b6998c80053dda88Tue, 01 Sep 2015 20:03:04 GMTHARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut state senator has personal reasons for opposing the name change of North America's tallest mountain peak from Mount McKinley to Denali.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/faf5b85b3bc44043b6998c80053dda88Latest on US Open: Isner dominant in 1st-round victoryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b4bce543ba15421f91294fec6e5451c7Tue, 01 Sep 2015 18:55:30 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The latest on the U.S. Open (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b4bce543ba15421f91294fec6e5451c7White SC police chief makes plea deal in shooting of unarmed black man; murder charge droppedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5c705d00877c410090403c9f848ef872Tue, 01 Sep 2015 19:44:25 GMTORANGEBURG, S.C. (AP) — White SC police chief makes plea deal in shooting of unarmed black man; murder charge dropped.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5c705d00877c410090403c9f848ef872Parents of women killed on San Francisco pier file claimshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/61c7073e2a5948c292474edb5ebaff42Tue, 01 Sep 2015 19:49:48 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The parents of a San Francisco woman who was fatally shot by a man in the country illegally filed legal claims against San Francisco and federal officials.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/61c7073e2a5948c292474edb5ebaff42First court date approaches in Freddie Gray casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a001780f3c864738ad7aed1abe85c301Tue, 01 Sep 2015 19:24:46 GMTBALTIMORE (AP) — Four months after six Baltimore police officers were charged in the death of Freddie Gray, defense attorneys and prosecutors will appear before a judge who will determine how the case will move forward.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a001780f3c864738ad7aed1abe85c301Comcast teeing up new services targeted at millennialshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/747490b9ca8844adab679aabb98e7e48Tue, 01 Sep 2015 19:31:20 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Comcast, which became a TV powerhouse by signing up Generation Xers, baby boomers and their parents, now is fighting for millennial eyeballs.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/747490b9ca8844adab679aabb98e7e48Latest Texas school finance case reaches state Supreme Courthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d3e6efd1fdf248abaa450359da1637e7Tue, 01 Sep 2015 19:16:07 GMTAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Attorneys for 600-plus school districts suing Texas told the state Supreme Court on Tuesday that the GOP-controlled Legislature doesn't provide enough funding for classrooms and distributes it unfairly, especially given ever-tougher academic curriculum standards and a population boom pushing enrollment to record levels.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d3e6efd1fdf248abaa450359da1637e7Graffiti artist Fairey will stand trial for property damagehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c7e8e33c3a114fde961d20ff22b67701Tue, 01 Sep 2015 19:10:59 GMTDETROIT (AP) — Graffiti artist Shepard Fairey was ordered Tuesday to stand trial on charges of illegally tagging buildings while in Detroit to complete a commissioned project.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c7e8e33c3a114fde961d20ff22b67701Tropical Storm Fred moving away from Cape Verde Islandshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9fa59004ec784d44a09de72c01c058f6Tue, 01 Sep 2015 18:59:20 GMTMIAMI (AP) — Tropical Storm Fred is moving farther away from the Cape Verde Islands and is expected to weaken.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9fa59004ec784d44a09de72c01c058f6Obama buys out cinnamon rolls at Anchorage cafehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b1aaa0afb1094f91b3f81f8c15939ef6Tue, 01 Sep 2015 19:57:20 GMTANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — How many cinnamon rolls does it take to feed a presidential entourage? If you're President Barack Obama and you're unsure, you err on the safe side and take the whole bunch.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b1aaa0afb1094f91b3f81f8c15939ef6Walker, in office since 25, denies he's a career politicianhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/76e093932f4445bda5194afb3a37e608Tue, 01 Sep 2015 19:27:32 GMTMADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker denies he's a career politician — even though he has been in elected office since he was 25 years old and first ran for office when he was 22.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/76e093932f4445bda5194afb3a37e608Prison settlement creates 2 new kinds of segregated housinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a3215da02a3947eabd410b748cb384b1Tue, 01 Sep 2015 19:16:49 GMTCalifornia is agreeing to settle a federal lawsuit first filed in 2009 by two inmates at Pelican Bay State Prison who argued that conditions in the security housing unit there are so harsh that they amount to cruel and unusual punishment.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a3215da02a3947eabd410b748cb384b1