FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Sat, 27 Aug 2016 04:46:05 -07:00Despite progress, US-Russia fall short on truce for Syriahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/53b02aad89ea4d8185952e77ca03fbbbSat, 27 Aug 2016 06:47:01 GMTGENEVA (AP) — The United States and Russia say they have resolved a number of issues standing in the way of restoring a nationwide truce to Syria and opening up aid deliveries, but were unable once again to forge a comprehensive agreement on stepping up cooperation to end the brutal war that has killed hundreds of thousands.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/53b02aad89ea4d8185952e77ca03fbbbNew Tunisian government approved, must fix economyhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/33dbef0d1ce840009c79e2329c634887Sat, 27 Aug 2016 07:57:56 GMTTUNIS, Tunisia (AP) — Tunisia's Parliament has approved 41-year-old Youssef Chahed as prime minister along with a new government focused on turning around the economy and fighting terrorism.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/33dbef0d1ce840009c79e2329c634887Kaine's wife, Anne Holton, no stranger to political stagehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/690a75fff29041eeb210db46b247a236Sat, 27 Aug 2016 06:32:39 GMTGREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Anne Holton first stepped into the spotlight in 1970 as a white student enrolling in a predominantly black middle school in Virginia's capital as part of a push by her father, then Virginia's governor, for school integration.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/690a75fff29041eeb210db46b247a236Egypt court orders release of lawyer who defied presidenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c04fe65f200b484e886e971751ff60e4Sat, 27 Aug 2016 11:18:02 GMTCAIRO (AP) — An Egyptian court has ordered the release of a rights lawyer who had been held without charge in solitary confinement for over 100 days after defying President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c04fe65f200b484e886e971751ff60e4Ohio State develops messages, images to motivate playershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c773a9238fe6478a9de661683d64f182Sat, 27 Aug 2016 08:30:11 GMTCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — With all the fervor of a Baptist preacher, Ohio State defensive line coach Larry Johnson paces in front of the players and delivers a passionate explanation of "The Edge," the program's latest motivational mantra.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c773a9238fe6478a9de661683d64f182Diamondbacks beat Reds on 2-out wild pitch in 11thhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/352c3f4a7e304b11b3c812dc71479159Sat, 27 Aug 2016 06:40:43 GMTPHOENIX (AP) — Without getting a hit, the Arizona Diamondbacks' Brandon Drury has delivered his team two 11th-inning wins in three nights.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/352c3f4a7e304b11b3c812dc71479159N. Korea threatens to fire at US, S. Korea troops' lightshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/274a73afe50a45e080a5d2548216575eSat, 27 Aug 2016 11:35:49 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea on Saturday threatened to aim fire at the lighting equipment used by "provocative" American and South Korean troops at a truce village inside the Demilitarized Zone that divides the two Koreas.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/274a73afe50a45e080a5d2548216575eTunisia's new government seeks stronger economy, securityhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/00c7a973b6714ea69d231ee7eaaef11eSat, 27 Aug 2016 10:14:53 GMTTUNIS, Tunisia (AP) — Tunisia's Parliament has approved Youssef Chahed as prime minister along with a new government focused on boosting the economy and fighting terrorism.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/00c7a973b6714ea69d231ee7eaaef11eDwyane Wade's cousin fatally shot pushing baby in strollerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e1aa1c2216c8489287ddbf03429dc78eSat, 27 Aug 2016 11:33:32 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — NBA star Dwyane Wade's cousin was shot and killed in Chicago while pushing her baby in a stroller near a school where she intended to register her children. Wade took to Twitter to lament what he called another "act of senseless gun violence."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e1aa1c2216c8489287ddbf03429dc78eWHY IT MATTERS: Issues at stake in electionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/74b7362606ed4d2c8ca98595fb42605bSat, 27 Aug 2016 06:39:39 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — A selection of issues at stake in the presidential election and their impact on Americans, in brief:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/74b7362606ed4d2c8ca98595fb42605bBryant's 2-run homer rallies Cubs past Dodgers 6-4 in 10http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ac74d776b6ae4bbdb749a658d84b4a70Sat, 27 Aug 2016 06:51:35 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Kris Bryant heard the "MVP" chants from the contingent of Chicago fans at Dodger Stadium. Inside the clubhouse, his teammates showered him with more of the same.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ac74d776b6ae4bbdb749a658d84b4a70Samardzija overcomes shaky start, Giants beat Braves 7-0http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eb4863e976274210b77542bc85424a57Sat, 27 Aug 2016 06:23:38 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Jeff Samardzija had a simple game plan against the Atlanta Braves that helped him earn a much-needed win and moved the slumping-but-still-surviving San Francisco Giants closer to first place in the NL West.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eb4863e976274210b77542bc85424a57Gabon votes as president vies to keep family in powerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/517941d00be74c9192ba2f9c99b69aaaSat, 27 Aug 2016 10:08:58 GMTLIBREVILLE, Gabon (AP) — Voting has started in Gabon, where the president is trying to overcome a coalition of high-profile opponents to win re-election and maintain a family dynasty that stretches back to the 1960s.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/517941d00be74c9192ba2f9c99b69aaaMax Ritvo, poet who chronicled cancer battle, dies at 25http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/289ce0b6b5a644d5b495309432935c9aSat, 27 Aug 2016 08:27:15 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Max Ritvo, a poet who chronicled his long battle with cancer in works that were both humorous and searing, has died. He was 25.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/289ce0b6b5a644d5b495309432935c9aChasing the dream: Some walk-ons catch it, most quit tryinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/56644924842848fc947654b5514b47d7Sat, 27 Aug 2016 08:38:07 GMTLINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Finally, Brad Simpson can call himself a scholarship player at a big-time football school. It's taken him four years, and he's run up student-loan debt into the tens of thousands of dollars. With one season to play, he says his walk-on experience at Nebraska has been worth every penny.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/56644924842848fc947654b5514b47d7Webb solid in Cal debut, Bears beat Hawaii 51-31 Down Underhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/54d22c81d0c14f5eaad0858417a78a4bSat, 27 Aug 2016 07:47:07 GMTSYDNEY (AP) — After three seasons at Texas Tech, quarterback Davis Webb made quite an impression in his first game as a graduate transfer at California.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/54d22c81d0c14f5eaad0858417a78a4bGOP vice presidential nominee Pence among Sunday show guestshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fd5244e2f601456bbaa768436f44c245Sat, 27 Aug 2016 06:41:00 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows:http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fd5244e2f601456bbaa768436f44c245South Sudan's troubled agreement is not keeping the peacehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0769420d71294ea7893d5541bb4c1e99Sat, 27 Aug 2016 11:01:27 GMTJUBA, South Sudan (AP) — When South Sudan's president signed a peace deal a year ago to try to end the country's civil war, he added 16 reservations to the agreement.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0769420d71294ea7893d5541bb4c1e99The Latest: Number of Romanians killed in quake rises to 10http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7a44af339a4043349737911d272efdbcSat, 27 Aug 2016 11:29:07 GMTASCOLI PICENO, Italy (AP) — The Latest on the Italian earthquake (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7a44af339a4043349737911d272efdbcHamilton penalty up to 55 places after more engine changeshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b0b12694bba04b31b62781e05dfee820Sat, 27 Aug 2016 10:33:09 GMTSPA-FRANCORCHAMPS, Belgium (AP) — Lewis Hamilton's grid penalty for the Belgian Grand Prix has increased to a whopping 55 places after Mercedes made further engine changes on Saturday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b0b12694bba04b31b62781e05dfee820Malaysian students rally to demand prime minister's arresthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ca99d98f49b34b1e91982faa3d030a04Sat, 27 Aug 2016 10:14:02 GMTKUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysian student activists led a rally Saturday to demand the arrest of Prime Minister Najib Razak, who has been implicated in a U.S. government probe into massive fraud in a Malaysian investment fund.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ca99d98f49b34b1e91982faa3d030a04North Korea threatens to fire at US, South Korean troopshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5fefc5d5086b44db98e598274387c8d5Sat, 27 Aug 2016 09:48:33 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea has threatened to aim fire at the lighting equipment used by American and South Korean troops at a truce village inside the Demilitarized Zone that divides the two Koreas.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5fefc5d5086b44db98e598274387c8d5Ex-wife says Trump campaign CEO made anti-Semitic remarkshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/513ee9f87eed4084899305e758a6f252Sat, 27 Aug 2016 06:46:16 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — An ex-wife of Donald Trump's new campaign CEO, Stephen Bannon, said Bannon made anti-Semitic remarks when the two battled over sending their daughters to private school nearly a decade ago, according to court papers reviewed Friday by The Associated Press.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/513ee9f87eed4084899305e758a6f252China says school condemned in TV pollution report is safehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c12fca2f41154d0fa34b89117b8479e7Sat, 27 Aug 2016 10:42:54 GMTBEIJING (AP) — Investigators in eastern China said they have not found high levels of pollution around a school where an explosive state television report in April said hundreds of kids had fallen sick with illnesses including leukemia.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c12fca2f41154d0fa34b89117b8479e7Tears flow as Italy prepares state funeral for quake deadhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df4242d2339642deb52c94f84cc544d9Sat, 27 Aug 2016 09:49:29 GMTASCOLI PICENO, Italy (AP) — A young man wept over a little girl's small white coffin, while a woman nearby gently stroked another white coffin ahead of a state funeral in Italy for some of the victims of the devastating earthquake that struck a central mountainous area this week.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/df4242d2339642deb52c94f84cc544d9Raikkonen edges Ricciardo in 3rd Belgian GP practicehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f9415cdbb8cc468d88905deac6b67dfaSat, 27 Aug 2016 10:48:28 GMTSPA-FRANCORCHAMPS, Belgium (AP) — Ferrari driver Kimi Raikkonen left it late to post the fastest time in the third and final practice session of the Belgian Grand Prix on Saturday, beating Red Bull driver Daniel Ricciardo with a few minutes remaining.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f9415cdbb8cc468d88905deac6b67dfaFilipinos seen backing Duterte despite rising drug killingshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/49c4cbbeec244769b1fa14edc96a6610Sat, 27 Aug 2016 06:53:41 GMTMANILA, Philippines (AP) — On the day he was sworn into office, President Rodrigo Duterte went to a Manila slum and exhorted residents who knew any drug addicts to "go ahead and kill them yourself as getting their parents to do it would be too painful."http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/49c4cbbeec244769b1fa14edc96a6610Ex-civil service chief: British exit from EU not inevitablehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3f85f273fb2046c6b7ba3848d152647eSat, 27 Aug 2016 10:02:18 GMTLONDON (AP) — A former top civil servant says a British exit from the European Union is not inevitable, although voters backed that course in a June referendum.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3f85f273fb2046c6b7ba3848d152647eSanchez homers again, Yankees rout Orioles 14-4http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/28f5fad459104d8b9a7c7ebf717a8eceSat, 27 Aug 2016 06:34:48 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Gary Sanchez's at-bats are becoming must-see events.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/28f5fad459104d8b9a7c7ebf717a8eceTaliban seize district headquarters in eastern Afghanistanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/946458f70a004a91b5918dedfe5e1969Sat, 27 Aug 2016 09:06:14 GMTKabul, Afghanistan (AP) — An Afghan official says the Taliban have overrun a district headquarters in eastern Afghanistan.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/946458f70a004a91b5918dedfe5e1969As Trump courts Latinos, Clinton links him to radical fringehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c6a6b50cf5f141e6a1555719d4cb9246Sat, 27 Aug 2016 06:35:52 GMTLAS VEGAS (AP) — Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump met with about two dozen Latino supporters in Nevada to discuss strategies for boosting Hispanic turnout in the swing state, part of his effort to make the case that his economic policies would be better for small minority-owned businesses than those of Democratic rival Hillary Clinton.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c6a6b50cf5f141e6a1555719d4cb9246UK broadcaster shuts down for hour, asks viewers to exercisehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7a8191c05d1942b680330274d4408893Sat, 27 Aug 2016 10:46:34 GMTLONDON (AP) — One of Britain's leading broadcasters has blacked out its programs for an hour in hopes of spurring viewers to get some exercise.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7a8191c05d1942b680330274d4408893Aftershocks rattle Italy as national mourning beginshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1d968503e7e84702a18b0c086b22b7e0Sat, 27 Aug 2016 06:38:27 GMTASCOLI PICENO, Italy (AP) — Residents of an Italian region devastated by an earthquake were rattled by a series of aftershocks overnight, the strongest measuring 4.2, as Italy began a day of national mourning on Saturday.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/1d968503e7e84702a18b0c086b22b7e0'Religious vote' hears messages from both candidateshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/78cf10721ed443e0915a60d146be60ffSat, 27 Aug 2016 06:42:17 GMTATLANTA (AP) — Republican Donald Trump has told conservative evangelical pastors in Florida that his presidency would preserve "religious liberty" and reverse what he insists is a government-enforced muzzling of Christians.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/78cf10721ed443e0915a60d146be60ffThe Latest: Congregation praises investigators working casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f687645bbfdd4cdbb345b7a6581f2b16Sat, 27 Aug 2016 06:21:50 GMTDURANT, Miss. (AP) — The Latest on the killing of two nuns in Mississippi (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f687645bbfdd4cdbb345b7a6581f2b16Italian president visits quake town, thanks rescue workershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9ec2051c24ae4d159059a7abd1c4706fSat, 27 Aug 2016 07:52:29 GMTASCOLI PICENO, Italy (AP) — Italian President Sergio Mattarella paid a visit on Saturday to Amatrice, a town devastated in the earthquake that hit central Italy this week and the place with the highest death toll.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9ec2051c24ae4d159059a7abd1c4706fTrump's reversals move him closer to politics as usualhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fbbc72d9ac314dbd855862317148182bSat, 27 Aug 2016 06:43:14 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — As he powered through his rivals in the Republican primary, Donald Trump sold himself as the "tell-it-like-it-is" candidate, a brash truth-teller whose policy pronouncements wouldn't be swayed by the polls.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fbbc72d9ac314dbd855862317148182bThe Latest: Italian quake death toll rises to 290http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2199a58fa46a46f79e0bc24785b1cddaSat, 27 Aug 2016 09:32:48 GMTASCOLI PICENO, Italy (AP) — The Latest on the Italian earthquake (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2199a58fa46a46f79e0bc24785b1cddaUS: Clinton calendars won't be released until after electionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6462b74711af4cc3908d8f26ab8e83ddSat, 27 Aug 2016 06:45:16 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Seven months after a federal judge ordered the State Department to begin releasing monthly batches of the detailed daily schedules showing meetings by Hillary Clinton during her time as secretary of state, the government told The Associated Press it won't finish the job before Election Day.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/6462b74711af4cc3908d8f26ab8e83ddThe Latest: Italian quake death toll rises to 284http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/626cf3654d1e49abb1d64e55664cc9feSat, 27 Aug 2016 07:18:55 GMTASCOLI PICENO, Italy (AP) — The Latest on the Italian earthquake (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/626cf3654d1e49abb1d64e55664cc9feMan faces 2 capital murder charges in Mississippi nun deathshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c7ec1bb150b64b0b822615626cfe5959Sat, 27 Aug 2016 08:08:03 GMTLEXINGTON, Miss. (AP) — A man suspected in the slayings of two Mississippi nuns who were found dead inside a residence within the community they served has been arrested and charged with two counts of capital murder, Mississippi authorities said.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c7ec1bb150b64b0b822615626cfe5959The Latest: Quake funeral underway; bishop urges couragehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/241cb422b32449a1bc5522bde6763db3Sat, 27 Aug 2016 10:11:21 GMTASCOLI PICENO, Italy (AP) — The Latest on the Italian earthquake (all times local):http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/241cb422b32449a1bc5522bde6763db3Kurdish-led Syrian forces report Turkish air raids on baseshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8bbd2fc7a2bf4831a828af731e18810fSat, 27 Aug 2016 10:17:09 GMTBEIRUT (AP) — Kurdish-led forces in northern Syria say Turkish airstrikes have hit their bases near Jarablus, a town seized by Turkey-backed rebels earlier this week.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8bbd2fc7a2bf4831a828af731e18810fFlores, Cabrera, Colon lead Mets to 9-4 win over Phillieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eb82ff62c09542d2b334f24bf0993558Sat, 27 Aug 2016 06:33:45 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Bartolo Colon and the New York Mets are beginning to play much better. Now they need to start gaining some ground in the standings.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eb82ff62c09542d2b334f24bf0993558Reed all about winning over Ryder Cuphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e1fe87d321e943858800f806d4f35702Sat, 27 Aug 2016 08:41:38 GMTFARMINGDALE, N.Y. (AP) — No one with a chance to make the U.S. team for the Ryder Cup wants to talk about it.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e1fe87d321e943858800f806d4f35702Fire sweeps through Russian warehouse, killing 17 workershttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/99aa0e558907476ab063d15be1f3bf0aSat, 27 Aug 2016 10:21:37 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — Russian emergency services say a fire swept through a printing plant's warehouse in Moscow on Saturday, killing 17 migrant workers from Kyrgyzstan.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/99aa0e558907476ab063d15be1f3bf0aAP PHOTOS: A selection of pictures from the past weekhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fcf73625854c4dd8afd64c1f6c614768Sat, 27 Aug 2016 09:10:43 GMTHighlights from the weekly AP photo report, a gallery featuring a mix of front-page photography, the odd image you might have missed and lasting moments our editors think you should see.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fcf73625854c4dd8afd64c1f6c614768Anti-Islam activists stage protest atop Berlin monumenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/95577b3b54504cbbb9299432c745bf31Sat, 27 Aug 2016 11:10:50 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Anti-Islam activists have staged an hour-long demonstration atop Berlin's Brandenburg Gate.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/95577b3b54504cbbb9299432c745bf31AP NewsAlerthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c6f655f2ebe047c8a510e2aa5cac5411Sat, 27 Aug 2016 09:41:41 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — Fire sweeps through warehouse in Russia's capital, killing 17 migrant workers from Kyrgyzstan.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c6f655f2ebe047c8a510e2aa5cac5411Bangladesh police kill 3, including suspect in Dhaka attackhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/999a0281339e417b8f8976813f29e233Sat, 27 Aug 2016 08:47:10 GMTNEW DELHI (AP) — Police in Bangladesh killed three suspected militants Saturday, including an alleged mastermind of a major attack on a cafe last month that left 20 people dead.http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/999a0281339e417b8f8976813f29e233