FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 13 Oct 2015 11:27:02 -07:00The Latest: Ex-Chicago Public School CEO apologizes, 13 Oct 2015 17:26:04 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — The latest in the criminal case against former Chicago Public Schools CEO Barbara Byrd-Bennett (all times local):'s Bill Snyder, at 76, still reeling in recruits, 13 Oct 2015 18:16:30 GMTMANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — The recruiting pitch Dominique Heath heard from Bill Snyder was simple: If you play for me at Kansas State, you'll not only have the chance to be the best football player you can be, but every opportunity possible to be the best man you can be.'s al-Qaida detains 4 after rare protest, 13 Oct 2015 17:51:43 GMTSANAA, Yemen (AP) — Yemen's al-Qaida affiliate detained three journalists and an NGO worker who took part in a rare protest against the militants' rule over the eastern city of Mukalla, security officials said Tuesday. purging up to 336 workers as new CEO slashes costs, 13 Oct 2015 17:02:40 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Twitter is laying off up to 336 employees, signaling CEO Jack Dorsey's resolve to slash costs while the company struggles to make money. woman charged in shots fired at shoplifters, 13 Oct 2015 16:58:47 GMTDETROIT (AP) — A suburban Detroit woman is facing firearms charges after authorities say she shot at an SUV's tire to stop two shoplifters fleeing a Home Depot parking lot. Latest: Chief says not enough evidence for murder charge, 13 Oct 2015 18:13:58 GMTMEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — The latest on a Memphis police officer who was fatally shot (all times local): president is looking to sell new ships to Russia, 13 Oct 2015 17:09:33 GMTSAINT-NAZAIRE (AP) — France is looking to sell new ships to Russia in the future despite the cancellation of a controversial deal for two Mistral-class warships this year, French President Francois Hollande said Tuesday. Jersey boy, 3, reported missing is found dead near home, 13 Oct 2015 18:00:49 GMTHADDON TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) — A 3-year-old boy who was reported missing Tuesday was found dead three hours later in woods about a half-mile from his home, authorities said. agrees to delay Aaron Hernandez double murder trial, 13 Oct 2015 17:26:04 GMTBOSTON (AP) — A judge has agreed to delay the double murder trial of former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez by seven weeks. & Johnson posts mixed 3Q results, authorizes buyback, 13 Oct 2015 17:05:00 GMTJohnson & Johnson, continuing a tough year of declining revenue, posted a 29 percent drop in third-quarter earnings as it was hammered by plunging sales of its hepatitis C medicine and unfavorable currency exchange rates. Chronic shortage of air traffic controllers a crisis, 13 Oct 2015 17:55:39 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A chronic shortage of controllers has reached a crisis that will lead to widespread flight delays if left unchecked, officials for the union that represents air traffic controllers said Tuesday. makes this beer? Brands owned by big brewers, 13 Oct 2015 18:04:03 GMTThe King of Beers is expanding its kingdom: Anheuser Busch InBev, the company behind Budweiser, said Tuesday that it plans to buy rival SABMiller for $106 billion, bringing together the world's two largest beer makers. Combining the two will shake up the global beer market, giving the company control of a third of the market. of US journalist condemns 'cruel' detention in Iran, 13 Oct 2015 17:23:55 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The brother of Jason Rezaian, the Washington Post journalist detained in Iran and convicted in secret, described his brother's imprisonment as "cruel and inhumane" Tuesday and called on the U.S. government to take "any appropriate actions" to win his freedom. acknowledges game clock error in Steelers-Chargers game, 13 Oct 2015 17:56:08 GMTFor the second week in a row, the NFL is acknowledging an officiating error during a nationally televised game. convicted in Dallas officer's 2001 death faces execution, 13 Oct 2015 18:04:44 GMTHUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — The 19-year-old was already wanted in Dallas in the fatal shooting of a neighbor when he got involved in a brawl outside a club, pulled out a 9 mm semi-automatic handgun and opened fire on police as they tried to break up the fight. Parenthood to forgo payment in fetal tissue programs, 13 Oct 2015 17:34:37 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Responding to a furor over undercover videos, Planned Parenthood says it will maintain programs at some of its clinics that make fetal tissue available for research, but will no longer accept any sort of payment to cover the costs of those programs. Dad attacked daycare owner after he was denied kids, 13 Oct 2015 17:57:06 GMTHELENA, Mont. (AP) — A northwestern Montana man is charged with assaulting the owner of a daycare center when she wouldn't let him pick up his children because he does not have legal custody of them and was intoxicated. drill vessels leave Arctic after oil exploration ends, 13 Oct 2015 18:05:43 GMTANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Vessels used by Royal Dutch Shell PLC to drill for oil off Alaska have safely departed Arctic waters. leader vows 'aggressive steps' to halt fighting, 13 Oct 2015 18:12:05 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — Israel's prime minister on Tuesday said he would take a series of "aggressive steps" to halt a wave of violence in Israeli cities after two attacks in Jerusalem left three Israelis dead. Three Palestinians, including two attackers, were also killed. FIFA case: How Blatter, Platini could face long bans, 13 Oct 2015 18:15:21 GMTZURICH (AP) — FIFA investigators are yet to be convinced there was any long-standing verbal agreement that led to Sepp Blatter secretly sanctioning the payment of 2 million Swiss francs (about $2 million) to Michel Platini. plans to render border fence "invisible", 13 Oct 2015 18:00:14 GMTNOGALES, Sonora, Mexico (AP) — A California-based artist is leading an effort to paint the border fence that divides the U.S. and Mexico to make it blend in with the landscape. top 10 movies on the iTunes Store, 13 Oct 2015 17:06:24 GMTiTunes Movies U.S. charts for week ending October 12, 2015: jailed in 1992 slaying of rival furniture salesman, 13 Oct 2015 18:07:37 GMTLEBANON, Ohio (AP) — A man arrested in Arizona in the 23-year-old slaying of a rival furniture salesman will be arraigned on a murder charge Wednesday in Ohio. say they shot Mississippi man in exchange of gunfire, 13 Oct 2015 17:02:16 GMTJACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Officers pumped tear gas into an apartment, then shot and killed a man who emerged firing at them at the end of an hours-long standoff, authorities said Tuesday. says Iraqis now in position to retake Ramadi, 13 Oct 2015 17:25:59 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — After months of preliminary skirmishes and hundreds of U.S. airstrikes, conditions are now right for Iraq to launch a decisive assault on Ramadi and reclaim the provincial capital from Islamic State fighters, a U.S. military official said Tuesday. review Florida's death penalty sentencing system, 13 Oct 2015 17:13:48 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Florida's unique system for imposing the death penalty is encountering some skeptics on the Supreme Court. ends search for victims of slide that killed 280, 13 Oct 2015 16:58:01 GMTGUATEMALA CITY (AP) — Guatemalan authorities are calling off the search for victims buried under a massive landslide that killed at least 280 people near the Central American nation's capital. rights expert airs doubts about Belarus election result, 13 Oct 2015 17:24:29 GMTGENEVA (AP) — A U.N. human rights expert is raising doubts about the re-election of Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko, saying he garnered the highest margin of victory in an election in Europe since World War II. sex offender seeks chance to take Ohio bar exam, 13 Oct 2015 18:05:44 GMTCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A former Army officer who served time in prison after repeatedly trying to meet girls for sex wants to become a lawyer, a move opposed by the legal profession, according to a case that has reached the state's highest court. Latest: Ukraine defends decision not to close airspace, 13 Oct 2015 17:19:39 GMTTHE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — The latest news on the report into the crash of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 in eastern Ukraine last year. All times local. closing major hedge fund, parting with manager, 13 Oct 2015 17:07:47 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Fortress Investment Group LLC is closing a major hedge fund and parting ways with the money manager who ran it amid the turmoil that has roiled financial markets around the world. legislation, NYC to improve nuts and bolts of bail, 13 Oct 2015 17:41:28 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — In the absence of statewide bail reform laws, New York City officials are looking for practical fixes they can put in place now to help the 50,000 people sent to jail every year because they can't afford bail money. Knight, Katt Williams, ordered to trial in robbery case, 13 Oct 2015 18:14:20 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — A judge says former rap music mogul Marion "Suge" Knight and comedian Katt Williams should stand trial on robbery charges filed after a celebrity photographer accused the men of stealing her camera. to big-league ballplayers: Stop dipping, 13 Oct 2015 17:42:27 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — California lawmakers have taken the first step toward accomplishing something Major League Baseball could never do on its own: Stop players from using smokeless tobacco. says Canada PM abandoned him during Egypt ordeal, 13 Oct 2015 18:17:42 GMTTORONTO (AP) — A Canadian journalist who spent much of last two years jailed in Egypt said Tuesday that he felt "betrayed and abandoned" by Prime Minister Stephen Harper during his ordeal. Latest: Crews make gains on destructive Wyoming wildfire, 13 Oct 2015 17:01:18 GMTCASPER, Wyo. (AP) — The latest on a destructive wildfire burning in Wyoming (all times local): CEO on trial talks safety in secretly recorded calls, 13 Oct 2015 17:14:32 GMTCHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Prosecutors are continuing to replay phone calls ex-Massey Energy CEO Don Blankenship secretly recorded in his office. Former NFL player Tyler Sash overdosed on pain meds, 13 Oct 2015 16:58:01 GMTIOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Former NFL and Iowa safety Tyler Sash died from an accidental overdose after mixing two powerful pain medications, and a history of painful injuries was a contributing factor, a medical examiner said Tuesday. legislation, NYC to improve nuts-and-bolts of bail, 13 Oct 2015 17:10:33 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — In the absence of statewide bail reform laws, New York City officials are looking for practical fixes they can put in place now to help the 50,000 people sent to jail every year because they can't afford bail money. to stop running pictures of completely naked women, 13 Oct 2015 17:34:44 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Playboy is about to find out how many people really do read it for the articles. starting delivery on Empire State Building, 13 Oct 2015 18:14:30 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Starbucks will start offering delivery within the Empire State Building Tuesday, giving office workers in the skyscraper the option of paying a $2 fee to avoid making a trip to the lobby. Flav pleads guilty in NY court over 2014 traffic stop, 13 Oct 2015 18:18:52 GMTMINEOLA, N.Y. (AP) — Entertainer Flavor Flav has settled criminal charges stemming from a traffic stop in suburban New York while racing to his mother's funeral, but his legal headaches are not quite over. nuclear power plant to close by 2019, 13 Oct 2015 18:11:55 GMTBOSTON (AP) — The beleaguered Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station, the only nuclear power plant in Massachusetts, will close by June 2019 because it's becoming too expensive to run, its owner announced Tuesday. Swift leads American Music Awards nominations, 13 Oct 2015 17:46:20 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Taylor Swift earned six American Music Awards nominations Tuesday, and if she wins everything she's up for, the singer will become the most-honored female artist in the show's history. Trump to host 'Saturday Night Live', 13 Oct 2015 17:44:04 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump has agreed to host "Saturday Night Live" next month., Saudi Arabia deepen alliance with 10B euros in deals, 13 Oct 2015 18:01:53 GMTRIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — France has signed deals worth 10 billion euros ($11.4 billion) with Saudi Arabia, said French Prime Minister Manuel Valls on Tuesday, underscoring the shared foreign policy stances that have helped deepen the two countries' military and economic ties. official: Attack in north kills at least 6 people, 13 Oct 2015 17:14:08 GMTDAKAR, Senegal (AP) — Mali's army spokesman says at least six people have been killed by suspected jihadists who attacked a convoy escorted by the army in north Mali. beer makers to join forces to face industry challenges, 13 Oct 2015 17:37:48 GMTBRUSSELS (AP) — The world's biggest beer maker has clinched a deal to take over its nearest rival to stave off two key threats facing big name brands: the surge in popularity of craft brews and weakening sales in the rich markets of the U.S. and Europe. testifies against man accused of 3 killings, 13 Oct 2015 17:05:08 GMTFAIRFAX, Va. (AP) — An ex-girlfriend of the man accused of killing three Alexandria residents over the course of a decade testified Tuesday that he harbored a grudge against the court system after losing custody of his child. applauds calm in Guinea vote, calls for transparency, 13 Oct 2015 17:55:04 GMTCONAKRY, Guinea (AP) — European Union observers on Tuesday commended voters in Guinea for their enthusiasm and peaceful conduct during a presidential election despite logistical problems, and called for transparency as the electoral commission finalizes the results of the first round.