FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 08 Oct 2015 14:57:53 -07:00Lauren Greenlief wins US Women's Mid-Amateur, 08 Oct 2015 20:40:08 GMTCHOUDRANT, La. (AP) — Lauren Greenlief won the U.S. Women's Mid-Amateur on Thursday, beating defending champion Margaret Shirley 2 and 1 at Squire Creek. the Dow Jones industrial average fared on Thursday, 08 Oct 2015 20:49:38 GMTSigns that the Federal Reserve would keep interest rates low for several more months pushed stocks broadly higher on Thursday, adding to what has been a near eight-day rally. Energy stocks advanced with the price of oil. Latest: Chicago Public Schools mum on indictment, 08 Oct 2015 20:57:58 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — The latest on the indictment of former Chicago Public Schools CEO Barbara Byrd-Bennett, following a federal investigation into a $20 million no-bid contract (all times local): pack meeting of panel eyeing expansion of whale tanks, 08 Oct 2015 21:38:06 GMTLONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Protesters and supporters filled a meeting room Thursday where a California commission was considering a vast expansion to the tanks that SeaWorld uses to hold killer whales in San Diego. clashes in Guinea's capital kill 1, injure 12, 08 Oct 2015 21:21:08 GMTCONAKRY, Guinea (AP) — Clashes in Guinea's capital between opposition supporters and those of the ruling party have left at least a dozen people injured. A hospital worker says one person has been killed. detectives charged in scheme to steal drug cash, 08 Oct 2015 20:45:39 GMTCLEVELAND (AP) — Three suburban narcotics detectives falsified affidavits and police reports to steal thousands of dollars seized from suspected drug dealers, federal authorities said Thursday in announcing charges in a scheme that prosecutors say compromised legitimate criminal cases. Family-Meat Cleaver Killings story, 08 Oct 2015 21:07:23 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — In a story Oct. 7 about the guilty plea of a man who killed five relatives with a meat cleaver, The Associated Press erroneously transcribed a quote said during sentencing and attributed it to the wrong person. The quote was, according to a trial transcript, "The burning question is why these things happen, but in the sum total of things it really doesn't much matter," not, "The question is why he'd do these things. It really doesn't much matter." It was said by Assistant District Attorney Mark Hale, not State Supreme Court Judge Vincent Del Giudice. Calvert Investments chief talks sustainable investing, 08 Oct 2015 21:05:57 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Responsible investing isn't just for hippies wanting to avoid stocks of tobacco or alcohol companies anymore.'Dateline NBC' gathers Bill Cosby accusers for special, 08 Oct 2015 20:45:27 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — NBC News correspondent Kate Snow says that bringing 29 women who have accused Bill Cosby of assault together for a "Dateline NBC" special Friday took on an importance beyond the individual cases. on Cardinals' roster, will play wearing splint, 08 Oct 2015 20:43:19 GMTST. LOUIS (AP) — All-Star catcher Yadier Molina is on the St. Louis Cardinals' roster for the NL Division Series against the Chicago Cubs and will play wearing a splint to protect a strained ligament in his left thumb. prison sentence in Detroit death of French artist, 08 Oct 2015 20:10:25 GMTDETROIT (AP) — A man who pleaded guilty to second-degree murder in the fatal shooting of a 23-year-old French street artist in Detroit has been sentenced to at least 23 years in prison. peppers Arpaio with questions about investigation, 08 Oct 2015 21:41:12 GMTPHOENIX (AP) — An Arizona sheriff squared off in court Thursday with a federal judge who peppered him with tough questions about an allegation that the lawman investigated the jurist in a bid to get him removed from a racial profiling case. California officers ignored dying man's distress, 08 Oct 2015 20:54:15 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — A police video ordered released by a California judge shows officers repeatedly ignoring signs of medical distress in a man they suspected of being a drug dealer, even telling a 911 dispatcher to ignore calls from his family for help., Montgomerie enter SAS event tied for points lead, 08 Oct 2015 20:29:35 GMTCARY, N.C. (AP) — One of the threesomes at the SAS Championship sure looks like it belongs in the final round. found during drifters' arrest in tantra teacher's death, 08 Oct 2015 21:01:21 GMTSAN RAFAEL, Calif. (AP) — Authorities said Thursday that they recovered the gun thought to be the one used to kill a popular tantra yoga teacher when they arrested three drifters in Oregon traveling in the victim's car. the numbers: Flint's water emergency, 08 Oct 2015 20:36:50 GMTWhen Flint left the Detroit water system last year, it was after years of frustration over the cost and with the anticipation that the city had a cheaper, independent solution. On Thursday, Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder called for Flint to switch back to Detroit's system to address a public health emergency over lead in the water supply. By the numbers, a look at what happened: wants plans mandated for dealing with big oil spills, 08 Oct 2015 21:18:15 GMTTRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — An environmental group sued the federal government Thursday, contending it gives pipeline owners and operators a free pass on developing legally required plans for dealing with oil spills into lakes, rivers and other inland waterways.'Straight Outta Compton' director set for 'Fast & Furious', 08 Oct 2015 20:35:49 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — F. Gary Gray, who made waves this summer with his profitable and critically acclaimed N.W.A biopic "Straight Outta Compton," has been set to direct the eighth film in the "Fast & Furious" franchise.'s and Netflix are big market movers, 08 Oct 2015 20:34:20 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Thursday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market: images show scale of NKorea's anniversary parade, 08 Oct 2015 21:39:30 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Satellite imagery shows North Korea has erected a tented city and mobilized hundreds of trucks and armored vehicles in preparation for a massive military parade marking the 70th anniversary of the ruling party. Rico to restructure Education Department amid crisis, 08 Oct 2015 20:11:13 GMTSAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Puerto Rico says it will transfer more than 600 employees from the island's Department of Education to other divisions and agencies in a push to reorganize the government amid an economic crisis. McDavid excited about making NHL debut, 08 Oct 2015 20:25:20 GMTST. LOUIS (AP) — Edmonton Oilers rookie Connor McDavid said he didn't have any trouble falling asleep on the eve of his professional debut. prosecutor unaware of US money laundering case, 08 Oct 2015 20:30:14 GMTTEGUCIGALPA, Honduras (AP) — Honduras' top prosecutor said Thursday he had no information about allegations of money laundering laid out in a U.S. indictment against three members of one of the country's most powerful business families. Media considering sale of landmarked headquarters, 08 Oct 2015 21:11:27 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Tribune Media says it's hired a real estate investment banker to explore the sale of its Tribune Tower, its headquarters that sits on three acres along Chicago's Michigan Avenue. nuclear lab director eyes new generation of scientists, 08 Oct 2015 20:51:36 GMTBOISE, Idaho (AP) — Idaho's federal nuclear facility can become the nation's premier energy security lab while also bolstering the region's economy, the new director says. NFL coach Lindy Infante dies at 75, 08 Oct 2015 21:26:08 GMTMIAMI (AP) — Lindy Infante, the hard-luck former coach of the Green Bay Packers and the Indianapolis Colts, died Thursday. He was 75.'s dash to welcome home dad brings smiles to Army, 08 Oct 2015 20:37:40 GMTFORT CARSON, Colo. (AP) — Top brass at a Colorado Army post are all smiles after a 2-year-old girl interrupted a general's speech to dash across the room and hug her dad, who had just come home from a nine-month deployment. officer accused in fatal shooting resigns from force, 08 Oct 2015 20:36:13 GMTCHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The white Charlotte police officer whose trial in the shooting death of an unarmed black man ended with a deadlocked jury has resigned from the force and reached a settlement with the city, officials said Thursday. schedules pretrial hearing in Freddie Gray cases, 08 Oct 2015 21:22:12 GMTBALTIMORE (AP) — A judge in Baltimore will hold a hearing next week to determine the admissibility of statements made to investigators by police officers charged in connection with Freddie Gray's death. dropped against Kentucky gay rights activists, 08 Oct 2015 20:15:52 GMTLOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Prosecutors dismissed charges Thursday against three gay rights activists arrested this summer for standing silently in matching orange T-shirts in protest of an event at the Kentucky State Fair.' Beltre leaves playoff game with stiff back, 08 Oct 2015 20:51:33 GMTTORONTO (AP) — Texas Rangers third baseman Adrian Beltre left Thursday's AL Division Series opener against the Toronto Blue Jays in the third inning after hurting his back on a slide., Shakespearean maverick, catches Spielberg's eye, 08 Oct 2015 20:23:19 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Mark Rylance is strolling around a conference table, doing his best impression of a Robert Mitchum walk. forced to make hard decisions for JR Motorsports, 08 Oct 2015 21:45:11 GMTCONCORD, N.C. (AP) — Dale Earnhardt Jr. has tried for five years to push Josh Berry's career forward. He got him one Xfinity Series start this year driving for JR Motorsports, and was ecstatic when Berry turned it into a seventh-place finish last month at Richmond. Latest: Palestinians meet UN official to protest attacks, 08 Oct 2015 20:54:47 GMTJERUSALEM (AP) — The latest developments in ongoing tensions between Palestinians and Israelis following days of violence in Jerusalem and the West Bank (all times local). Latest: Video shows knife fight that injured US airman, 08 Oct 2015 20:58:03 GMTSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The latest on the stabbing of a U.S. airman who helped stop a gunman on a French passenger train (all times local): court rules for heirs of Santa Claus song composer, 08 Oct 2015 20:25:53 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — You'd better watch out: "Santa Claus Is Comin' to Town" is comin' back into the hands of the heirs of a songwriter who composed it. leaves playoff game after taking knee to head, 08 Oct 2015 21:38:48 GMTTORONTO (AP) — Blue Jays third baseman Josh Donaldson left Thursday's AL Division Series opener against Texas after he was kneed in the head while breaking up a double play. Louis police to increase security for baseball playoffs, 08 Oct 2015 21:39:29 GMTST. LOUIS (AP) — Baseball fans converging on the city's downtown for the playoffs series between the Cardinals and the Chicago Cubs can expect a beefed-up police presence, St. Louis' police chief pledged Thursday, two weeks after a shooting near Busch Stadium left a fan unable to walk and spawned unease about downtown safety.' brief backs conviction in prep school rape case, 08 Oct 2015 20:43:12 GMTCONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Prosecutors say the conduct of a former student at an elite New Hampshire prep school convicted of sexually assaulting a freshman days before he graduated justifies a felony conviction of using a computer to lure her for sex. stocks lead another advance as price of oil climbs, 08 Oct 2015 20:13:38 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Stocks are closing solidly higher on Wall Street, continuing a weeklong advance. deliberating in trial of Atlanta Hawks' Thabo Sefolosha, 08 Oct 2015 20:57:34 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A jury is deliberating in the New York City trial of a professional basketball player charged with resisting arrest and other crimes. Latest: National Guard asks residents to heed warnings, 08 Oct 2015 21:23:01 GMTCOLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The latest on the rainstorm that pounded parts of the East Coast (all times local): Korea gears up for lavish anniversary celebration, 08 Oct 2015 21:46:08 GMTPYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — With the international media, foreign guests and ethnic Koreans from around the region descending on their capital, North Koreans are being mobilized en masse to put the finishing touches on one of the few things their country wants the whole world to see — a lavish celebration and military parade to mark the 70th anniversary of the nation's ruling party. release 911 calls in Phoenix freeway shootings, 08 Oct 2015 20:40:07 GMTPHOENIX (AP) — Authorities have released audio from 911 calls made by people whose cars were hit by bullets during a string of Phoenix freeway shootings. names international experts to probe missing students, 08 Oct 2015 21:49:12 GMTMEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican prosecutors say they have picked seven experts from five countries to carry out a new review of the area where drug gang members allegedly killed and incinerated 43 missing college students. to boycott Frankfurt Book Fair over Rushdie appearance, 08 Oct 2015 20:37:28 GMTTEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran is boycotting this year's Frankfurt Book Fair in protest over a planned opening speech at the venue by India-born British novelist Salman Rushdie. drones in tow, Anderson debuts 'Junun' documentary, 08 Oct 2015 21:06:13 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Paul Thomas Anderson premiered his first documentary, "Junun," on Thursday at the New York Film Festival, unveiling a sonically rich portrait of Indian musicians recording an album with Radiohead's Johnny Greenwood. Barnes: NBA looking into incident with Knicks' coach, 08 Oct 2015 20:54:39 GMTMEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — The NBA is investigating the incident between Grizzlies forward Matt Barnes and Knicks coach and former teammate Derek Fisher, a situation Barnes said is "personal matter" involving someone who was a good friend at one point. Man killed 3 to get revenge on city's elite, 08 Oct 2015 20:27:36 GMTFAIRFAX, Va. (AP) — A Virginia man accused of killing three Alexandria residents over the span of a decade wanted revenge against what he perceived as the city's elite after losing a child custody case, prosecutors said Thursday. to phase out microbeads used in soaps, toothpaste, 08 Oct 2015 21:39:29 GMTSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Gov. Jerry Brown has signed legislation that requires California to phase out the use of microscopic beads in personal care products sold in the state starting in 2020 to protect fish and wildlife.