FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 23 Aug 2016 23:24:56 -07:00Lions, tigers and poodles? Dogs a big draw at Pyongyang zoo, 24 Aug 2016 04:44:57 GMTPYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — Lions, tigers and poodles?'s first Olympic medalist comes home to royal welcome, 24 Aug 2016 05:32:47 GMTAMMAN, Jordan (AP) — Jordan's first Olympic champion, taekwondo gold medal winner Ahmad Abughaush, has returned home to a royal welcome. Bacharach cancels 2 concerts to recover from broken arm, 24 Aug 2016 04:33:14 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Burt Bacharach is canceling two September concerts to recover from a broken arm., Ellsbury lift Yanks past Mariners 5-1, 24 Aug 2016 05:10:08 GMTSEATTLE (AP) — Jacoby Ellsbury hit a two-run homer and CC Sabathia pitched seven innings to win for the third time in two months, leading the New York Yankees over the Seattle Mariners 5-1 on Tuesday night. Man shouts 'Allahu akbar' in Australian knife attack, 24 Aug 2016 03:35:13 GMTSYDNEY (AP) — A French man shouting the Arabic phrase "Allahu akbar" stabbed a British woman to death and wounded two men in an attack at a hostel in northeast Australia, police said Wednesday. FBI probing attempted cyber breach of NY Times, 24 Aug 2016 03:25:49 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The FBI is investigating attempted cyber intrusions targeting reporters of The New York Times and is looking into whether Russian intelligence agencies are responsible for the acts, a U.S. official said Tuesday. killed, 29 wounded as 2 bombs hit southern Thailand, 24 Aug 2016 05:32:00 GMTPATTANI, Thailand (AP) — Two bombs exploded near a hotel in insurgency-wracked southern Thailand, killing one employee and wounding 29 people, police and hospital officials said Wednesday.'s bases-loaded double lifts Braves past D-backs, 24 Aug 2016 06:08:25 GMTPHOENIX (AP) — Matt Kemp has had some big hits in his many trips to Chase Field in his many seasons in the NL West. He had another one Tuesday night. sets sights on new global export: nuclear energy, 24 Aug 2016 05:19:07 GMTBEIJING (AP) — On a seaside field south of Shanghai, workers are constructing a nuclear reactor that is the flagship for Beijing's ambition to compete with the United States, France and Russia as an exporter of atomic power technology., Ruggiano power Mets to 7-4 win over Cardin, 24 Aug 2016 04:38:36 GMTST. LOUIS (AP) — It was a night of firsts for Robert Gsellman, who made his major league debut for the New York Mets on Tuesday night. of quake-hit Amatrice in Italy says residents are buried under debris and that the town "isn't here anymore", 24 Aug 2016 03:14:33 GMTROME (AP) — Mayor of quake-hit Amatrice in Italy says residents are buried under debris and that the town "isn't here anymore" of tiger sounds aim to help save wild population, 24 Aug 2016 05:41:06 GMTMILWAUKEE (AP) — Tigers use a grunt-like snort called chuffing as a greeting, short roars for intimidation and long roars to find mates. gets prison for killing 2 housekeepers at Ohio facility, 24 Aug 2016 04:22:50 GMTCLEVELAND (AP) — A chef who admitted to fatally shooting two housekeepers at an Ohio assisted living facility could spend the rest of his life behind bars. ANSA news agency says two bodies have been pulled from the rubble of quake-hit Amatrice in central Italy, 24 Aug 2016 05:16:03 GMTROME (AP) — The ANSA news agency says two bodies have been pulled from the rubble of quake-hit Amatrice in central Italy. in History, 24 Aug 2016 04:01:18 GMTToday in History man charged in 5-year-old girl's abduction, death, 24 Aug 2016 03:35:09 GMTMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A 25-year-old man who was considered a family friend was charged Tuesday with kidnapping, sexually assaulting and killing a 5-year-old girl from central Minnesota — leaving her body submerged in a swamp and covered with debris. solid in another spot start, Red Sox beat Rays 2-1, 24 Aug 2016 03:32:38 GMTST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Clay Buchholz had a strong performance in what might have been his final start before returning to the bullpen. North Korea fires submarine-launched missile, 24 Aug 2016 03:41:25 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A North Korean ballistic missile fired from a submarine Wednesday flew about 500 kilometers (310 miles) in the longest flight by that type of weapon, Seoul officials said, a range that can place much of South Korea within its striking distance. man faces sentencing for role in foiled bomb plot, 24 Aug 2016 05:50:33 GMTWICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Alexander Blair has admitted his role in a foiled terrorist attack: aiding a wannabe Islamic State jihadist's plan to detonate a bomb at the Fort Riley military post to kill or maim as many U.S. service members as possible. Blair says "nobody is perfect" and blames a genetic disorder for allowing others to take advantage of him. Latest: Magnitude 6.1 quake rattles Rome, central Italy, 24 Aug 2016 04:29:31 GMTROME (AP) — The Latest on the earthquake in central Italy (all times local): of quake-hit Italian town of Accumoli says family of four trapped under debris without any signs of life, 24 Aug 2016 04:24:36 GMTROME (AP) — Mayor of quake-hit Italian town of Accumoli says family of four trapped under debris without any signs of life. killed, 29 injured as 2 bombs explode in southern Thailand, 24 Aug 2016 03:37:08 GMTPATTANI, Thailand (AP) — Officials say two bombs have exploded near a hotel in southern Thailand, killing one employee and injuring 29 others. launches operation to free IS-held Syrian town, 24 Aug 2016 05:04:36 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey's military and the U.S.-backed coalition forces on Wednesday launched an operation to clear a Syrian border town from Islamic State militants, Turkey's prime minister's office said. PHOTOS: Colombia rebels relax, play soccer as peace nears, 24 Aug 2016 04:05:52 GMTIN THE JUNGLE OF PUTUMAYO, Colombia (AP) — It could be a sandlot soccer field almost anywhere in rural Colombia: flattened earth carved from the jungle with lopsided goalposts made of tree trunks painted the colors of the country's flag., Sanchez spark Tigers in 8-3 win over Twins, 24 Aug 2016 04:07:32 GMTMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Cameron Maybin's sprained left thumb can heal later, once the chase for the playoffs is over. women's gymnastics team flips over Broadway's 'Hamilton', 24 Aug 2016 04:42:06 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — How do you follow winning Olympic gold at the Rio Olympics? How about a chance to see "Hamilton" on Broadway? in cross-border operation to free IS-held Syrian town, 24 Aug 2016 05:48:52 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey's and the U.S.-backed coalition forces on Wednesday launched an operation to clear a Syrian border town from Islamic State militants, the office of the Turkish prime minister said. dominates for 8 innings, Cubs beat Padres 5-3, 24 Aug 2016 05:20:20 GMTSAN DIEGO (AP) — Jake Arrieta threw eight scoreless innings of two-hit ball to become the NL's first 16-game winner and Kris Bryant and Addison Russell homered, leading the Chicago Cubs over the San Diego Padres 5-3 on Tuesday night.'s 2-run triple lifts Brewers over Rockies 6-4, 24 Aug 2016 04:52:30 GMTMILWAUKEE (AP) — Hernan Perez's key triple led to a messy celebration for Brent Suter and Corey Knebel in the Milwaukee Brewers clubhouse Tuesday night. quake rattles central Italy: "The town isn't here", 24 Aug 2016 04:50:29 GMTROME (AP) — A strong earthquake struck central Italy early Wednesday, levelling buildings in several towns as residents slept. One mayor reported a family of four trapped under the debris without signs of life and another said simply: "The town isn't here anymore." team of historians proposed to advise US president, 24 Aug 2016 04:34:50 GMTBOSTON (AP) — Imagine a dream team of the nation's top historians, recruited by the White House to advise the president on major decisions. That's the idea being pitched by two Harvard University scholars who say many United States leaders know alarmingly little about history, both of their own country and of others. names Kofi Annan to head panel on Rohingya Muslims, 24 Aug 2016 06:15:24 GMTYANGON, Myanmar (AP) — Myanmar's government has set up an advisory panel headed by former U.N. Secretary General Kofi Annan to find "lasting solutions" to the conflict in Rakhine state, where human rights groups have documented widespread abuses against the minority Rohingya Muslims. aide to convicted congressman gets probation, 24 Aug 2016 05:15:58 GMTPHILADELPHIA (AP) — A political consultant has been sentenced to probation for his role in the corruption case involving a convicted former Pennsylvania congressman. hits 33rd home run in A's 9-1 win over Indians, 24 Aug 2016 05:51:19 GMTOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The Athletics used a steady stream of big hits from three rookies and one big blast from a veteran slugger to end their latest losing skid. dry, windy West, crews target flames in several states, 24 Aug 2016 05:02:41 GMTYELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK, Wyo. (AP) — Growing wildfires stoked by windy, dry conditions have destroyed buildings and forced evacuations in California, Washington, Montana and elsewhere. man accused in Bali police death confesses to fight, 24 Aug 2016 04:35:13 GMTBALI, Indonesia (AP) — A British man arrested in the killing of a police officer on the tourist island of Bali confessed to bashing the Indonesian man with a beer bottle and leaving him unconscious, police said Tuesday. His lawyer said he didn't realize the officer would die. says operation launched to free IS-held Syrian town, 24 Aug 2016 03:34:38 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey's prime minister's office said the Turkish military and the U.S.-backed coalition forces on Wednesday launched an operation to clear a Syrian border town from Islamic State militants. stocks meander, dollar up on North Korea's missile, 24 Aug 2016 04:23:52 GMTSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stocks meandered Wednesday as investors awaited fresh cues from Federal Reserve on the outlook for interest rates. Markets were steady following the submarine launch of a ballistic missile by North Korea. Latest: 2 bodies recovered from rubble in Italian quake, 24 Aug 2016 05:27:14 GMTAMATRICE, Italy (AP) — The Latest on the earthquake in central Italy (all times local): Things to Know for Wednesday, 24 Aug 2016 03:54:19 GMTYour daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Wednesday: homers again, Rodon sharp as White Sox crush Phillies, 24 Aug 2016 03:51:35 GMTCHICAGO (AP) — Carlos Rodon was so disgusted with a start earlier in the season he tossed his glove into the stands. It got worse when he sprained his left wrist slipping on the dugout steps as he rushed out for the national anthem. throws 6 shutout innings as Orioles beat Nats 8-1, 24 Aug 2016 03:35:00 GMTBALTIMORE (AP) — Just when it appeared as if the Baltimore Orioles had righted themselves, bad news arrived in the form of an unfavorable medical report., Ruggiano power Mets to 7-4 win over Cardinals, 24 Aug 2016 03:34:16 GMTST. LOUIS (AP) — Wilmer Flores and Justin Ruggiano homered as the New York Mets beat the St. Louis Cardinals 7-4 on Tuesday night., China, S. Korea ministers slam N. Korea missile test, 24 Aug 2016 05:23:00 GMTTOKYO (AP) — The foreign ministers of China, Japan and South Korea criticized North Korea's latest submarine missile test on Wednesday during their annual talks that were held amid lingering frictions over territorial disputes and wartime history. junta's opponents staggered by support for status quo, 24 Aug 2016 05:56:49 GMTBANGKOK (AP) — In the two years since Thailand's army seized control of this Southeast Asian nation in a coup, pro-democracy activist Rangsiman Rome has repeatedly risked jail time to do something few here have done: speak out against the junta. rough up Bumgarner, beat Giants 9-5 for 2-game lead, 24 Aug 2016 06:07:45 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Corey Seager, Justin Turner and Adrian Gonzalez combined for eight hits and four RBIs, and the Los Angeles Dodgers roughed up Madison Bumgarner again to beat the San Francisco Giants 9-5 on Tuesday night. flag arrives in Tokyo, host of next Summer Games, 24 Aug 2016 04:01:07 GMTTOKYO (AP) — The Olympic flag has arrived in Tokyo, host of the next Summer Games. safety top priority with farm tourism on the rise, 24 Aug 2016 04:30:44 GMTHARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — With the growth of agritourism and more people visiting local farms, Connecticut officials are joining other states in educating farmers about how to mitigate health risks for their new visitors. NewsAlert, 24 Aug 2016 03:19:59 GMTANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey says military has launched operation to clear Syrian border town of Islamic State militants. latest hedge, Trump says immigration laws can be softened, 24 Aug 2016 03:25:00 GMTAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Donald Trump suggested Tuesday that he is open to "softening" laws dealing with immigrants in the country illegally, the latest sign that the Republican presidential nominee is considering easing the hardline stance he has taken since the beginning of his campaign.