FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Wed, 02 Sep 2015 11:58:40 -07:00Day care apologizes after workers accused of inciting fightshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/888ed655d582491c8c0e4dba86721eefWed, 02 Sep 2015 18:39:01 GMTCRANFORD, N.J. (AP) — Officials at a day care center are apologizing to parents after two workers were accused of instigating scuffles among the young children as part of a "Fight Club."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/888ed655d582491c8c0e4dba86721eefBubble time for players trying to make Presidents Cuphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bb9260603c414fcc9e2b9669908e2a5fWed, 02 Sep 2015 18:04:57 GMTNORTON, Mass. (AP) — Bill Haas is grinding harder than ever in the FedEx Cup playoffs, only the immediate goal has nothing to do with a $10 million bonus.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bb9260603c414fcc9e2b9669908e2a5fUS markets rebound a day after big plungehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ed7f566570874a1da28c6d4f84fa081bWed, 02 Sep 2015 17:54:42 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks rebounded in early afternoon trading Wednesday after a sharp sell-off a day earlier. Investors remain on edge after the latest market plunge, which was triggered by more signs of slowing growth in China. Oil prices continued to swing sharply.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ed7f566570874a1da28c6d4f84fa081bSodaStream chief accuses boycotters of anti-Semitismhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5ea838799ecd4c0f947fa95c18ceadedWed, 02 Sep 2015 18:23:04 GMTIDAN HANEGEV INDUSTRIAL PARK, Israel (AP) — The chief executive of SodaStream, the beverage maker that is shuttering its West Bank factory in the face of international boycott calls, is accusing his company's critics of anti-Semitism and hurting the interests of the Palestinian workers they claim to protect.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5ea838799ecd4c0f947fa95c18ceadedThe Latest: Chief says cop-slaying suspects may have lefthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b12e545c5c574ba2b2d6ac35f78e5579Wed, 02 Sep 2015 17:45:18 GMTFOX LAKE, Ill. (AP) — The latest on the fatal shooting of a police officer in northern Illinois (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b12e545c5c574ba2b2d6ac35f78e5579Slovak foreign minister: migrant crisis may unite far-righthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4d7105c7188140baad710693d8e687d8Wed, 02 Sep 2015 17:33:34 GMTBUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Slovak's foreign minister said Wednesday that the flood of migrants crossing Europe could unite the far-right in his country, calling it a "scary" prospect.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4d7105c7188140baad710693d8e687d8Traffic fowl-up: Chicken captured after causing traffic flaphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/89357cac91ad449ba7f33884acc331faWed, 02 Sep 2015 18:10:14 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — California Highway Patrol officers have captured a felonious chicken that fouled up rush-hour traffic on the Bay Bridge from Oakland to San Francisco.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/89357cac91ad449ba7f33884acc331faObama gets Iran deal win as Senate Dems amass enough voteshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/50958daaac054c86b549375eed14afbcWed, 02 Sep 2015 17:30:20 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama secured a landmark foreign policy victory Wednesday as Senate Democrats amassed enough votes to ensure the Iran nuclear deal survives in Congress, despite ferocious opposition from Republicans and the government of Israel.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/50958daaac054c86b549375eed14afbcFed report finds economy growing at moderate pace in summerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7a5dbf90781d4afe9badbf169a2ddd3cWed, 02 Sep 2015 18:05:58 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Federal Reserve's latest look at business conditions nationwide finds that the economy kept expanding during the summer. Housing and auto sales were two bright spots.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7a5dbf90781d4afe9badbf169a2ddd3cMigrant tempers fray as Hungary blocks trains for 2nd dayhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fedb7d9b293444f98bed01a6ce5c5e1fWed, 02 Sep 2015 18:18:58 GMTBUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Hundreds of frustrated migrants demanding passage to Germany jostled with riot police beside Budapest's main international train station Wednesday as Hungary spent a second day trying to keep thousands of asylum seekers from spilling deeper into Europe.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fedb7d9b293444f98bed01a6ce5c5e1fUS bank earnings rose 7.3 percent in 1st quarterhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4b7ea3298d564279a5349b33ba1e38dbWed, 02 Sep 2015 17:42:30 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. banks' earnings jumped 7.3 percent in the April-June period from a year earlier as revenues increased and the volume of soured loans banks had to write off fell to the lowest level since before the financial crisis.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4b7ea3298d564279a5349b33ba1e38dbVENICE WATCH: Festival pays tribute to horror-meister Cravenhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/de45092e85d849c486a15d57908c3427Wed, 02 Sep 2015 17:19:06 GMTVENICE, Italy (AP) — The Venice Film Festival is adding a dose of horror to its high-toned lineup, in tribute to the late director Wes Craven.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/de45092e85d849c486a15d57908c3427New Ukraine doctrine declares Russia military opponenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7964bd94a4154d91981026ea9d8d9690Wed, 02 Sep 2015 18:26:38 GMTKIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine's national security council on Wednesday approved a new military doctrine that declares Russia to be a military opponent and calls for the country to pursue NATO membership.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7964bd94a4154d91981026ea9d8d9690Suspension of Middle Tennessee fraternity over sign liftedhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4eeb45daa9a14291b69253f230952fdaWed, 02 Sep 2015 17:34:28 GMTMURFREESBORO, Tenn. (AP) — Officials have lifted the suspension of a fraternity chapter at Middle Tennessee State University that placed a sexually suggestive sign placed outside an off-campus house.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4eeb45daa9a14291b69253f230952fdaNew project at Atlanta museum focuses on LGBT civil rightshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/309148a8a1ff4e2882eae047450d70ffWed, 02 Sep 2015 18:30:13 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Leaders of an Atlanta museum want the space focused on modern and historic civil rights to contribute to a national push to ensure LGBT rights, particularly in southern states.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/309148a8a1ff4e2882eae047450d70ffAP Exclusive: Records show university's response to Holmeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fd460924834344de8afc36122cb983a4Wed, 02 Sep 2015 18:49:27 GMTDENVER (AP) — More than a month before James Holmes' rampage on a Colorado movie theater, the head of his neuroscience graduate program called a campus police officer with alarming information: Holmes had told his psychiatrist that he wanted to kill people to make up for his failure in science.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fd460924834344de8afc36122cb983a4Judge to move forward with suit over NSA's bulk collectionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/47b294164140497195e49ba5ed99748cWed, 02 Sep 2015 17:45:05 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A federal judge says he plans to push ahead with a challenge to the National Security Agency's bulk collection of telephone data on hundreds of millions of Americans, even as the program is set to expire at the end of November.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/47b294164140497195e49ba5ed99748cA look at recent law enforcement deaths across the UShttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9b970b9f03384efbabb05310b1fd40eaWed, 02 Sep 2015 18:21:13 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — The killing of a veteran police officer northwest of Chicago is the latest in a string of recent law enforcement deaths. Lt. Charles Joseph Gliniewicz' death on Tuesday triggered a manhunt for three suspects around the small Illinois community where the 52-year-old officer worked. A look at some of the latest slayings and data on other officer killings:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9b970b9f03384efbabb05310b1fd40eaParents seek halt to 48-year-old's gender reassignmenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cce79f5626dd4d0ca757c82829858008Wed, 02 Sep 2015 18:49:57 GMTDOYLESTOWN, Pa. (AP) — A transgender woman whose parents went to court in Pennsylvania on Wednesday to block her gender-reassignment surgery said she would rather die on the operating table than continue living with male anatomy.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cce79f5626dd4d0ca757c82829858008National parks seeing huge spikes in visitation this summerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7cdb148acadd45aab1a4ab2cf6d9369eWed, 02 Sep 2015 18:37:24 GMTGRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK, Ariz. (AP) — Visitors heading to the Grand Canyon lately know they are going to get two things when they arrive: breathtaking views and long waits, whether it is to get into the national park itself or to find a parking spot inside. A few frustrated tourists have even turned around and left.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7cdb148acadd45aab1a4ab2cf6d9369eBiden testing political waters in Florida as he mulls 2016http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b147a5986c184abd93602e0e5bc846c1Wed, 02 Sep 2015 18:33:43 GMTMIAMI (AP) — Mulling a 2016 White House bid, Vice President Joe Biden is testing the waters in pivotal Florida.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b147a5986c184abd93602e0e5bc846c1National parks seeing huge spikes in visitation this yearhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ae2665fe07814feca24ddd30c1d266d1Wed, 02 Sep 2015 17:18:52 GMTGRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK, Ariz. (AP) — Visitors headed to the Grand Canyon lately know to expect two things: breathtaking views and long waits.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ae2665fe07814feca24ddd30c1d266d1Traffic foul-ups: Chicken, goose cause flaps on highwayshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/402cfb13935846a3be531e3f6f27a58eWed, 02 Sep 2015 17:36:23 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A small brown chicken and a goose on the loose have fouled up morning rush-hour traffic along busy highways in California.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/402cfb13935846a3be531e3f6f27a58eLawyer: Turkey moves Vice journalists to distant prisonhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a2b4252a4184452c91d5c6ea04fd44abWed, 02 Sep 2015 17:46:36 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — A lawyer says two Vice News journalists and their assistant who were arrested on terror-related charges have been transferred to a prison more than 500 kilometers (300 miles) away from their lawyers and the courthouse where they face trial.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a2b4252a4184452c91d5c6ea04fd44abSheriff: Texas man killed by deputies was armed with knifehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/888e2e9e44be4a98ac73506ff2fced70Wed, 02 Sep 2015 17:39:09 GMTSAN ANTONIO (AP) — A Texas sheriff says deputies who gunned down a man whose hands were raised believe he was holding a knife at the time.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/888e2e9e44be4a98ac73506ff2fced70Court hearing for 6 officers charged in death of black manhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b5c79c48e9464309af769f33db7fd86eWed, 02 Sep 2015 18:07:43 GMTBALTIMORE (AP) — A Baltimore judge on Wednesday refused to dismiss charges against six police officers in connection with the death of a black man who had been seriously injured while in custody. The judge also refused to remove the prosecutor in the case that sparked riots in Baltimore last spring.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b5c79c48e9464309af769f33db7fd86eIndonesia extradites ex-police officer sought in US murderhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/61b3eaf418ae40e795bae8a23d2952c4Wed, 02 Sep 2015 17:52:52 GMTBALI, Indonesia (AP) — A former Austin, Texas, police officer sought in the murder of his pregnant girlfriend was extradited Wednesday from Indonesia to the United States.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/61b3eaf418ae40e795bae8a23d2952c4Thomas Bach gets what he wants: A US bid for 2024 Olympicshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/96b347b4f6ae463080f495df3660cc58Wed, 02 Sep 2015 18:01:20 GMTLONDON (AP) — When Boston's troubled bid for the 2024 Olympics collapsed in late July, IOC President Thomas Bach made it pointedly clear he was counting on the U.S. to come up with another candidate.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/96b347b4f6ae463080f495df3660cc58Body of man missing in Yosemite National Park foundhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8328265458294949b67c5226bb66c827Wed, 02 Sep 2015 17:53:51 GMTYOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK, Calif. (AP) — Officials at Yosemite National Park have found the body of a man who was missing for more than three weeks.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8328265458294949b67c5226bb66c827Greek authorities find shotguns, ammunition on freighterhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e690f799c4b348eda5a92bbecd11f6edWed, 02 Sep 2015 17:16:44 GMTATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greek authorities say a partial inventory of unregistered weapons found on a Libya-bound freighter includes nearly 500,000 rounds of ammunition and 5,000 "police-style" shotguns.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e690f799c4b348eda5a92bbecd11f6edLatest on US Open: Fish's career ends with tough 5-set losshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e155117ab28c4e418a0074371917dc2aWed, 02 Sep 2015 18:48:12 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The latest on the U.S. Open (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e155117ab28c4e418a0074371917dc2aPakistan corruption lets militants get national ID cardshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b4de9381cabc4799ba0594d30532b21cWed, 02 Sep 2015 17:38:28 GMTISLAMABAD (AP) — Foreign Islamic militants have been able to secure Pakistani national identity cards for years in exchange for bribes as low as $100, giving them vastly greater freedom to operate, according to a report by Pakistan's top intelligence agency obtained by The Associated Press.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b4de9381cabc4799ba0594d30532b21cHuckabee supports Kentucky clerk on defying federal courtshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/801cb0e9903249bebeccf47844f57edfWed, 02 Sep 2015 18:45:33 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Republican presidential hopeful Mike Huckabee supports a Kentucky clerk's refusal to issue marriage licenses because of her opposition to same-sex marriage.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/801cb0e9903249bebeccf47844f57edfCalifornia DOJ to unveil website with law enforcement datahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5a281fef4a7f418c967ad1fee43ea473Wed, 02 Sep 2015 17:55:42 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — The California Department of Justice is unveiling a state-run website to provide data on law enforcement's interactions with the public.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5a281fef4a7f418c967ad1fee43ea473Family of teen killed by police petitions state's high courthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/68af4cfabc7b4cefb4725e94e725b86fWed, 02 Sep 2015 17:20:23 GMTCOLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A local prosecutor should be removed from an investigation into the shooting of a South Carolina teen killed by a police officer during an apparent drug bust, the man's family has argued to the state's highest court.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/68af4cfabc7b4cefb4725e94e725b86fAmerican dancers teach technique, confidence in South Africahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b51ffd77b40846ac91caa64dffcdfcd1Wed, 02 Sep 2015 18:35:13 GMTJOHANNESBURG (AP) — A day before the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater begin the South African leg of their international tour, the company's dancers taught a master class in Johannesburg's historic Soweto township on Wednesday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b51ffd77b40846ac91caa64dffcdfcd1Fox News anchor sues Hasbro over toy hamster with her namehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b69f4e3a3f4c4f3faab17f94f019991dWed, 02 Sep 2015 18:26:46 GMTPROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — An anchor for Fox News is suing Hasbro for more than $5 million over a toy hamster that shares her name — and possibly even her resemblance.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b69f4e3a3f4c4f3faab17f94f019991dChair built for Pope Francis for his Mass in NYC is unveiledhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2b0d3ba3802e4806b129ca35227c1bdfWed, 02 Sep 2015 17:59:52 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A wooden chair that will be used by Pope Francis when he celebrates Mass at Madison Square Garden was unveiled Wednesday, with church officials saying its simple design reflects the pontiff's wishes.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2b0d3ba3802e4806b129ca35227c1bdfShipyard, plaintiffs propose sex-discrimination settlementhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5d27bb00106c4baeb078598f48cd4080Wed, 02 Sep 2015 17:25:17 GMTNORFOLK, Va. (AP) — Plaintiffs in a gender-discrimination lawsuit filed against a Virginia shipyard have asked a federal judge to give preliminary approval to a settlement.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5d27bb00106c4baeb078598f48cd4080Federal agencies asked to allow telework during Pope's visithttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8b974aa6255c44b8a2788086d2be25d7Wed, 02 Sep 2015 17:28:49 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Office of Personnel Management is calling on federal agencies to allow teleworking during the pope's visit to Washington to cut down on traffic.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8b974aa6255c44b8a2788086d2be25d7North America's tallest mountain gets new name _ and heighthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/606c1765c3be4a2c9ebe9833d4485a94Wed, 02 Sep 2015 17:46:35 GMTANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — North America's tallest mountain doesn't just have a new name. It also has a new elevation.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/606c1765c3be4a2c9ebe9833d4485a94Bombs at mosque in Yemen's capital kill at least 20 peoplehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c178e66b19654aef8c801d2a102c4461Wed, 02 Sep 2015 18:46:20 GMTSANAA, Yemen (AP) — An Islamic State-claimed suicide bomber and a subsequent car bombing killed at least 20 people Wednesday at a mosque in Yemen's rebel-held capital, Sanaa, amid the country's raging civil war, officials said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c178e66b19654aef8c801d2a102c4461Legionnaires' disease cases rise at Illinois veterans homehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bd95bd591dd144a78e0f72e17d395dd6Wed, 02 Sep 2015 17:47:42 GMTIllinois officials are reporting six new cases of Legionnaires' disease at a state veterans home where seven residents have already died.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/bd95bd591dd144a78e0f72e17d395dd6Column: Has NFL's PR machine finally met its match?http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a47dbc6f1b71459582930d797dbea6bcWed, 02 Sep 2015 17:23:46 GMTMerry Christmas, Mr. Commissioner. Enjoy your lump of coal.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/a47dbc6f1b71459582930d797dbea6bcDefense portrays teen as deeply troubled at murder trialhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/335663cc1543451cb84c5ea065d93059Wed, 02 Sep 2015 18:40:23 GMTGRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — Defense witnesses testifying in the trial of a 13-year-old boy who killed another boy at a Michigan playground say he's had a rough childhood and is a victim of abuse.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/335663cc1543451cb84c5ea065d93059Sheriff: Texas man killed by deputies appeared to hold knifehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fedf0173536e498582e76ba7cf852bf4Wed, 02 Sep 2015 18:40:07 GMTSAN ANTONIO (AP) — The latest on Texas sheriff's deputies' fatal shooting of a man whose arms were raised. All times are local.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fedf0173536e498582e76ba7cf852bf4California man recounts tackling gunman on Paris-bound trainhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/36ab336da5444131baab8d46e6a88796Wed, 02 Sep 2015 18:24:20 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — One of three Americans who foiled an attack on a Paris-bound train says he and his friends did whatever they could to disarm the gunman.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/36ab336da5444131baab8d46e6a88796Wrongly convicted brothers each get $750K payouthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4ca903e58f494c46b6bead940599aa7eWed, 02 Sep 2015 18:16:24 GMTRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Two brothers who falsely confessed under police interrogation to killing an 11-year-old girl were awarded $750,000 each in compensation for the three decades they spent behind bars — a stint that left one of them a broken man, according to his family.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4ca903e58f494c46b6bead940599aa7eMan charged in connection with OJ Simpson Heisman thefthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8497e07dcb0a443c84aba79d211feb84Wed, 02 Sep 2015 18:31:57 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — A man arrested in connection with the theft of a duplicate of O.J. Simpson's Heisman Trophy more than 20 years ago from the University of Southern California faced arraignment Wednesday on a felony charge, prosecutors said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8497e07dcb0a443c84aba79d211feb84New York reaches deal with Cooper Union, plaintiffshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b53324c6ddd8410ca9bc89836b2ce4b8Wed, 02 Sep 2015 17:46:10 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — New York's attorney general announced an agreement Wednesday that would end a lawsuit against Cooper Union and create an independent monitor into the financial management of the college known for its architecture, arts and engineering programs.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b53324c6ddd8410ca9bc89836b2ce4b8