FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 26 Sep 2016 00:18:06 -07:00Massachusetts police worker, family members ID'd in fire, 26 Sep 2016 06:58:41 GMTGREENFIELD, Mass. (AP) — Authorities have identified a longtime Massachusetts State Police worker killed in a fire over the weekend along with three of his family members, including a 5-year-old. surfer stable after shark attack at Australian beach, 26 Sep 2016 06:48:55 GMTCANBERRA, Australia (AP) — A teenage surfer was in stable condition after he was bitten by a shark Monday at the same Australian beach where a Japanese surfer was fatally mauled last year, officials said. shooting suspect: 'Creepy,' multiple arrests, disputes, 26 Sep 2016 06:12:37 GMTOAK HARBOR, Wash. (AP) — The 20-year-old man suspected of killing five people with a rifle at a Macy's makeup counter was described by a neighbor as so "creepy, rude and obnoxious" that she kept a Taser by her front door. He also had a string of run-ins with the law in recent years, including charges he assaulted his stepfather. Syrian refugee balances life in Germany with chaos at home, 26 Sep 2016 06:23:43 GMTSAARBRUECKEN, Germany (AP) — At the intersection, Mohammed al-Haj waited patiently for the "green man." No cars were coming, no policemen watching. Back home in Syria, he wouldn't hesitate.'s exile shows concern over Nepal's press freedom, 26 Sep 2016 04:43:37 GMTKATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — A prominent local journalist who helped organize a gathering in Nepal of investigative reporters from throughout Asia was notably absent from the event, exiled to avoid possible arrest. to Arnold Palmer's death Sunday, 26 Sep 2016 05:55:11 GMTReaction to golf great Arnold Palmer's death Sunday at age 87 in Pittsburgh: PHOTOS: Editor selections from the past week in Asia, 26 Sep 2016 05:51:54 GMTPhilippine President Rodrigo Duterte said last week that he will invite the U.N. chief and European Union officials to investigate his bloody anti-drug crackdown, but only if he can question them in public afterward to prove their human rights concerns are baseless. Duterte disclosed the offer in a speech in which he again lashed out at critics of his crackdown, including President Barack Obama and European countries. More than 3,000 suspected drug dealers and users have been killed since July and more than 600,000 others have surrendered for fear of being killed in Duterte's crackdown.'s Prince William, Kate tour Vancouver without kids, 26 Sep 2016 05:30:58 GMTVANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Prince George and Princess Charlotte stayed behind with their nanny as Britain's Prince William and his wife, Kate, continued their tour of British Columbia on Sunday, a day after George left Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau hanging on a high-five. ends curfew imposed after man shot by police, 26 Sep 2016 07:08:41 GMTCHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Charlotte lifted its midnight curfew, a sign of the possible calming of the unrest that's gripped North Carolina's largest city since the shooting death of a black man by police last week. to Know about deadly shootings at mall in Washington, 26 Sep 2016 06:17:14 GMTBURLINGTON, Wash. (AP) — Authorities have been investigating the background and possible motive of the suspect arrested in the slayings of five people in the makeup department of a Macy's store at a mall north of Seattle. Here are things to know about the shooting and the investigation: A 'King' who never quit working on his own clubs, 26 Sep 2016 04:37:25 GMTArnold Palmer considered the question, fighting back a mischievous grin. vows to watch Chinese warplane activity closely, 26 Sep 2016 07:08:51 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Japan's top government spokesman warned China on Monday against expanding its military activity to the skies over disputed East China Sea islands after eight Chinese warplanes flew near the area over the weekend. quake rattles Japan's southern island of Okinawa, 26 Sep 2016 05:44:45 GMTTOKYO (AP) — An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 5.7 has rattled Okinawa and other southern Japanese islands, but there was no danger of a tsunami. a life in Germany, a Syrian watches war at home, 26 Sep 2016 06:21:39 GMTSAARBRUECKEN, Germany (AP) — At the intersection, Mohammed al-Haj waited patiently for the "green man." It seemed a bit silly: No cars were coming, no policemen watching. Back home in Syria, he wouldn't hesitate.'s Place? Just about anywhere he liked, 26 Sep 2016 04:09:54 GMTPITTSBURGH (AP) — Arnold Palmer's western Pennsylvania roots ran deep. quakes rattle Japan; no injuries or damage reported, 26 Sep 2016 06:23:26 GMTTOKYO (AP) — A pair of moderate earthquakes rattled northern and southern Japan on Monday, but there were no immediate reports of injuries or damage, and there was no danger of a tsunami. Dak Prescott solid again, Cowboys beat Bears 31-17, 26 Sep 2016 05:06:38 GMTARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Maybe the Cowboys will be OK without quarterback Tony Romo this time. The future of the Dallas running game with Ezekiel Elliott looks pretty good, too. in History, 26 Sep 2016 04:01:13 GMTToday in History Palmer dies at 87, made golf popular for masses, 26 Sep 2016 05:16:27 GMTArnold Palmer brought a country club sport to the masses with a hard-charging style, charisma and a commoner's touch. At ease with both presidents and the golfing public, and on a first-name basis with both, "The King" died Sunday in Pittsburgh. He was 87. always came with tears for The King, 26 Sep 2016 04:10:11 GMTA look at Arnold Palmer's farewell rounds at the Masters, U.S. Open and British Open: showdown on horizon? Well, Romo might be back, 26 Sep 2016 06:42:41 GMTARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Get ready for talk of a rookie quarterback showdown on Oct. 30 between the sudden stars of the NFC East: Philadelphia's Carson Wentz and the Cowboys' Dak Prescott in Dallas. case is latest hardship for NJ's large Muslim community, 26 Sep 2016 04:59:50 GMTPATERSON, N.J. (AP) — At the Islamic Center of Passaic County, which draws about 2,000 people each Friday for communal prayers, the talk is about how this year is different. plane safely lands in Manila after smoke seen in cabin, 26 Sep 2016 04:57:45 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — A Philippine Airlines plane en route to Haneda airport in Tokyo returned to Manila's airport 20 minutes into its flight Monday after the crew detected smoke in the cabin. The plane with 235 people on board landed safely and there were no reports of injury. in stable condition after Australian shark attack, 26 Sep 2016 03:56:45 GMTCANBERRA, Australia (AP) — A teenage surfer was in stable condition after he was bitten by a shark Monday at the same Australian beach where a Japanese surfer was fatally mauled last year, officials said. of slavery in NY examined through runaways notices, 26 Sep 2016 05:28:56 GMTALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — They were field hands, cooks, musicians and blacksmiths. Some were "well made," others lame. A few showed ritual tribal scarring from their native Africa, others bore scars inflicted by their masters. All of them — some 600-plus men and women — were black slaves who bolted for freedom in upstate New York in the 1700s and early 1800s. Grier, Jessye Norman win Harvard's W.E.B. DuBois medals, 26 Sep 2016 05:01:02 GMTCAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — Actress Pam Grier and opera soprano Jessye Norman are among the recipients of Harvard University's 2016 W.E.B. Du Bois medals honoring those who have made significant contributions to African and African American history and culture. in the News, 26 Sep 2016 07:02:12 GMT"Arnold transcended the game of golf. He was more than a golfer or even great golfer. He was an icon. He was a legend. Arnold was someone who was a pioneer in his sport." — Jack Nicklaus on the passing of Arnold Palmer at 87. shot near popular Chicago tourist destination dies, 26 Sep 2016 05:07:53 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — A man has died after being shot near Millennium Park, one of Chicago's most popular tourist destinations. of Arnold Palmer's greatest wins, 26 Sep 2016 04:17:18 GMTIf there was a single swing that made him "The King," the driver Arnold Palmer hit on the first hole at Cherry Hills was it. remain peaceful outside Charlotte Panthers NFL game, 26 Sep 2016 04:51:12 GMTCHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Nightly protests have shaken the city of Charlotte since the shooting death of a black man by police last week, but Sunday's NFL game between the Carolina Panthers and the Minnesota Vikings was played without interruption. to sign historic peace deal on ending long conflict, 26 Sep 2016 04:03:55 GMTCARTAGENA, Colombia (AP) — Colombia will take a big step toward emerging from its long nightmare of bloody violence Monday when the government and the country's largest rebel movement sign a peace accord that emerged from four hard years of negotiations. planned in Ohio over fatal police shooting of teen, 26 Sep 2016 04:53:24 GMTCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A group calling for an independent investigation after an Ohio officer fatally shot a 13-year-old boy while investigating a reported armed robbery is planning a protest in downtown Columbus. South Korea, the crowd goes wild for competitive gaming, 26 Sep 2016 06:50:00 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea started the e-sports industry in the early 2000s, and it continues to be a world leader in competitive gaming. There are not only professional video game players, but also broadcasting channels and professional leagues for different kinds of games. South Koreans can easily watch professional gamers playing on both television and the internet. investigating North Korean bank, report says, 26 Sep 2016 06:32:49 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Chinese authorities are investigating a North Korean bank suspected of financing its government's imports of goods that might be used by the North's nuclear weapons program, a South Korean newspaper reported Monday. high school football player dies after suffering injury, 26 Sep 2016 04:35:47 GMTEUCLID, Ohio (AP) — School officials say a high school football player in Ohio has died from injuries he suffered in a game last week. Montgomerie wins in British Columbia, 26 Sep 2016 04:21:18 GMTVICTORIA, British Columbia (AP) — Colin Montgomerie won the Pacific Links Bear Mountain Championship on Sunday, outlasting Scott McCarron with a birdie on the third hole of a playoff. Capsules, 26 Sep 2016 03:50:01 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Carson Wentz threw for 301 yards and two touchdowns, a fierce defense shut down Ben Roethlisberger and Antonio Brown and the Philadelphia Eagles beat the Pittsburgh Steelers 34-3 on Sunday to remain unbeaten. EXPLAINS: How Colombia's conflict evolved over decades, 26 Sep 2016 04:01:33 GMTWith Colombia's government and the country's biggest rebel movement set to sign a historic peace deal, The Associated Press explains how the conflict began and developed over the decades. graves to be exhumed in effort to ID homicide victims, 26 Sep 2016 04:54:27 GMTWILKES-BARRE, Pa. (AP) — Working with state police, an anthropologist will lead a team exhuming the bodies of four unidentified homicide victims in northeastern Pennsylvania, including a woman who'd been doused in sulfuric acid and a newborn boy., Reyes help Mets rout Phils 17-0 in home finale, 26 Sep 2016 03:41:05 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The Mets circled the bases in record fashion like the cartoon Gas-House Gorillas in front of Bugs Bunny, then handed fans the shirts off their backs. helps Cubs edge Cardinals 3-1, 26 Sep 2016 05:08:55 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — David Ross got fired up when Cubs manager Joe Maddon walked to the mound with two out in the seventh inning, ready to argue for Jon Lester to stay in the game. to homework for some elementary schools and classes, 26 Sep 2016 05:25:06 GMTSOUTH BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — Guess what, kids? No homework. Really. All year. wins rural Ohio bowling alley's $3.4M raffle jackpot, 26 Sep 2016 04:33:07 GMTGARRETTSVILLE, Ohio (AP) — Organizers of a rural Ohio bowling alley's weekly raffle that has drawn huge crowds in recent weeks say a woman has won more than $3 million. China investigating North Korean bank, 26 Sep 2016 04:41:56 GMTBEIJING (AP) — A South Korean newspaper reports Chinese authorities are investigating a North Korean bank suspected of financing its government's imports of goods that might be used by its nuclear weapons program. vows to closely watch possible China warplane activity, 26 Sep 2016 05:42:16 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Japan's top government spokesman has warned China against expanding its military activity in the skies over disputed East China Sea islands after eight Chinese warplanes flew near the area on Sunday. opposition at crossroads as 2016 recall hopes fade, 26 Sep 2016 04:00:16 GMTCARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuela is in terrible shape. Two-thirds of voters say in polls they want President Nicolas Maduro gone amid worsening shortages and inflation. It seems like the job of the opposition would be easy.'A lot of pain' _ Marlins cope with Fernandez's death, 26 Sep 2016 06:49:36 GMTMIAMI (AP) — Jose Fernandez made his major league debut against the New York Mets in 2013 and was scheduled to face them again Monday night. victims include teen, probation officer, Boeing worker, 26 Sep 2016 06:20:15 GMTSEATTLE (AP) — Five people died in the shooting at a Macy's store in a mall north of Seattle. Authorities do not plan to make their identities public until Tuesday, but details about three of the victims have been reported by Washington state media. Here's what is known about them: police and fire pension in crisis, retirees concerned, 26 Sep 2016 05:25:35 GMTDALLAS (AP) — Still recovering from the July sniper attack that left five law enforcement officers dead, the Dallas Police Department is facing a new crisis as its pension fund approaches insolvency and scores of officers, including Chief David Brown, announce unexpected retirements. stocks mostly lower ahead of US presidential debate, 26 Sep 2016 06:56:44 GMTTOKYO (AP) — Asian shares were mostly lower Monday as market attention turned from action from central banks to the U.S. presidential race, with a closely watched debate upcoming.