FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 03 Dec 2016 11:39:23 -08:00Family Feud: Maras-Rooneys, better known as Giants-Steelers, 03 Dec 2016 17:32:52 GMTThe Giants vs. the Steelers. Or sometimes referred to as the Maras against the Rooneys for their family business roots. Oil Pipeline-Protest-Lynch story, 03 Dec 2016 17:34:36 GMTBISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — In a story Dec. 2 about Attorney General Loretta Lynch's video statement on the Dakota Access pipeline protests, The Associated Press reported erroneously that Lynch did not refer to her call with the Morton County sheriff. Her written statement did refer to that call. shrugs off fuss over Taiwan call, 03 Dec 2016 16:49:54 GMTBEIJING (AP) — President-elect Donald Trump is unapologetic about roiling diplomatic waters with his decision to speak on the phone with Taiwan's leader, a breach of long-standing tradition that risks enmity from China. takes 3-shot lead into final round of Alfred Dunhill, 03 Dec 2016 18:16:58 GMTMALELANE, South Africa (AP) — Brandon Stone will take a 3-shot lead into the final round of the Alfred Dunhill Championship, when he'll have defending champion Charl Schwartzel for company, after a second successive 66 took him to 17 under overall. Latest: Officials say up to 40 may have perished in fire, 03 Dec 2016 18:54:45 GMTOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on a deadly fire in warehouse party in Oakland, California(all times local): zoo gorilla doing well after biopsy before birthday, 03 Dec 2016 17:43:11 GMTPOWELL, Ohio (AP) — The oldest known gorilla living in a zoo is doing well after a surgical biopsy ahead of her 60th birthday on Dec. 22. seeks pardon from Obama to avert desertion trial, 03 Dec 2016 17:31:00 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, the former prisoner of war who's accused of endangering comrades by walking off his post in Afghanistan, is asking President Barack Obama to pardon him before leaving office. teenager detained in rape, slaying of German student, 03 Dec 2016 16:41:32 GMTBERLIN (AP) — German authorities say a 17-year-old Afghan who entered the country last year as an unaccompanied minor has been taken into custody on suspicion he raped and killed a 19-year-old university student. fatally stabbed on USC campus, student arrested, 03 Dec 2016 18:36:48 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — A graduate student arrested on suspicion of stabbing to death the professor who oversaw his work at the University of Southern California was being held on $1 million bail Saturday as their shocked colleagues began processing the news. exploring 'sanctuary' status for immigrants, 03 Dec 2016 19:00:54 GMTALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Universities and colleges in several states are considering labeling themselves "sanctuary campuses" amid fears from immigrant students and pressure from activists following the election of Donald Trump. deputy shoots man in Wal-Mart parking lot, 03 Dec 2016 17:47:11 GMTBRANDON, Fla. (AP) — Authorities in Florida are investigating after a man was shot and killed by a Florida deputy sheriff in the parking lot of a Wal-Mart store. look at some of the world's worst nightclub fires, 03 Dec 2016 17:11:28 GMTLONDON (AP) — A fatal fire Friday night at a warehouse party in the San Francisco Bay Area has claimed the lives of at least nine people. More than a dozen are still unaccounted for as of Saturday morning. put daylight between old and new eras in athletics, 03 Dec 2016 18:02:08 GMTMONACO (AP) — Sebastian Coe declared an "historic" new dawn for the scandal-wounded governing body of track and field after its members on Saturday overwhelmingly backed his package of broad changes to the way it operates and polices doping. least 9 killed in warehouse fire, dozens still missing, 03 Dec 2016 19:17:54 GMTOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — At least nine people died and authorities said they feared the toll could rise as high as 40 in a fire that broke out during a rave at a converted warehouse in the San Francisco Bay Area. drops lawsuit against NYC over new state law, 03 Dec 2016 17:18:00 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Airbnb has agreed to drop a lawsuit against New York City over a new state law it said could have deterred hosts and impaired its revenues. cautions replacement to health law to take time, 03 Dec 2016 18:50:50 GMTLOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The next Congress will begin work immediately next year toward repealing President Barack Obama's health care law but delay the changes as Republicans try to come up with an alternative, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Saturday. INTERVIEW: Election winner promises 'a new Gambia', 03 Dec 2016 16:56:24 GMTYUNDUM, Gambia (AP) — Gambia's newly elected president is urging exiles who fled during the 22-year reign of his predecessor to return from abroad and help him reform the tiny West African country. look at some of the worst nightclub, music venue fires, 03 Dec 2016 18:42:20 GMTLONDON (AP) — A fatal fire Friday night at a party in a converted warehouse in the San Francisco Bay Area has claimed the lives of at least nine people. More than two dozen are still unaccounted for. Fire officials say the roof collapsed during a music event. christens submarine Colorado at Connecticut shipyard, 03 Dec 2016 17:49:11 GMTGROTON, Conn. (AP) — The Navy has christened its newest attack submarine, a $2.7 billion vessel named for the state of Colorado. bets on Trump as gateway to eased sanctions, 03 Dec 2016 19:00:48 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Vladimir Putin wants to make Russia great again. For that, he may need a hand from Donald Trump. credited with inventing General Tso's Chicken has died, 03 Dec 2016 18:17:39 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — The chef credited with inventing General Tso's Chicken, a world-famous Chinese dish smothered in a sweet sauce that was never a staple in China, has died in Taiwan at 98. christens submarine USS Colorado in shipyard ceremony, 03 Dec 2016 19:06:22 GMTGROTON, Conn. (AP) — Annie Mabus smashed a bottle of sparkling wine from a Denver vineyard against the Navy's newest attack submarine Saturday, christening it the USS Colorado as the vessel joined a fleet expected to number more than 300 ships by 2019. man sues jail after gouging out his own eye, 03 Dec 2016 17:47:02 GMTDENVER (AP) — A man who gouged out his own eye while in jail is suing Rio Grande County saying jailers failed to adequately protect him from himself.'s voter referendum: The nuts and bolts behind the buzz, 03 Dec 2016 17:30:41 GMTROME (AP) — A voter referendum on changes to Italy's post-war Constitution scheduled for Sunday has turned into a virtual plebiscite on Premier Matteo Renzi's center-left government. Will Italy become the next Western country to turn on established political leaders? A rundown on what's at stake in the constitutional referendum: Thousands of Aleppo's displaced pack market shelter, 03 Dec 2016 19:10:29 GMTJIBREEN, Syria (AP) — Azza Haj Hussein held out for four years in war-ravaged eastern Aleppo, moving from one bombed-out home to another and surviving mostly on bread, crushed wheat and rice for four months under a suffocating government siege. strikes in 90th as Madrid draws 1-1 at Barcelona, 03 Dec 2016 19:03:49 GMTBARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Sergio Ramos stepped up once more for Real Madrid in a major match, scoring in the 90th minute to secure a 1-1 draw at Barcelona's Camp Nou Stadium on Saturday. minister: country could face US aviation downgrade, 03 Dec 2016 18:26:46 GMTLA PAZ, Bolivia (AP) — The U.S. could downgrade the country's aviation safety rating because of irregularities that may have contributed to this week's crash of a chartered plane carrying a Brazilian soccer team, Bolivia's Defense Minister said Saturday. cautions crackdown in Myanmar could radicalize Muslims, 03 Dec 2016 18:12:54 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — It's a scene straight out of Myanmar's dark past: a military offensive waged beyond world view that forces ethnic minority villagers from the smoldering ruins of their homes. arrests suspect tied to thwarted French attack plot, 03 Dec 2016 18:20:56 GMTRABAT, Morocco (AP) — Moroccan police have arrested a "dangerous element" who allegedly served as a liaison between the Islamic State group and members of a French cell dismantled last month while allegedly planning an attack, the state-run MAP news agency reported Saturday. Latest: 25 unaccounted for after fatal warehouse fire, 03 Dec 2016 17:10:43 GMTOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on a deadly fire in warehouse party in Oakland, California(all times local): 'Postal Grinch' caught opening post office packages, 03 Dec 2016 17:23:03 GMTBOYNTON BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A Florida man is being accused of being a Christmas Grinch after authorities say he broke into a post office and tried to steal packages. convicted of murder in hot car death to be sentenced, 03 Dec 2016 16:38:30 GMTATLANTA (AP) — A judge is set to sentence a Georgia man Monday after a jury last month found that he intentionally left his toddler son in a hot SUV to die. house fire in Ohio kills 2 adults, 2 children, 03 Dec 2016 17:25:31 GMTAKRON, Ohio (AP) — An overnight house fire has killed two adults and two young girls in Akron, Ohio. use 'fake news' in sting aimed at California gang, 03 Dec 2016 18:28:00 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Police investigating a notorious gang in a city on California's central coast issued a fake press release that the chief credited with saving two men by deceiving gang members who wanted to kill them, but the ruse was criticized by news organizations who reported it as fact. apologizes to victim of sex abuse, 03 Dec 2016 18:22:28 GMTLONDON (AP) — Chelsea has apologized to a former player who was sexually abused while a member of the club's youth team, and said Saturday it was "inappropriate" to pay him 50,000 pounds ($77,500) to keep the matter out of the public domain. Taylor advises Kanye on recovery: "Take your time", 03 Dec 2016 19:14:01 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Teyana Taylor has some practical advice for her mentor Kanye West. killed in Oakland warehouse fire, dozens more feared dead, 03 Dec 2016 19:26:55 GMTOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — At least nine people died and authorities said they feared the toll could rise as high as 40 in a fire that broke out during a rave at a converted warehouse in the San Francisco Bay Area. Castro legacy: Cuban-Americans' hefty clout in US politics, 03 Dec 2016 18:29:33 GMTMIAMI (AP) — Cuban-Americans carry hefty political clout in the United States — they vote more frequently than any other Latinos; they have a strong presence in Washington with three senators, two of whom were serious contenders for the presidency; and only one non-Cuban has been Miami's mayor since 1985. artist Granger Smith breaks ribs after stage fall, 03 Dec 2016 18:44:53 GMTSAYREVILLE, N.J. (AP) — Country music artist Granger Smith was able to continue performing after falling from a stage in New Jersey, but was later hospitalized. puts men's cross country team on athletic probation, 03 Dec 2016 18:09:24 GMTBOSTON (AP) — Harvard University has placed its men's cross country team on athletic probation after school lawyers found that the 2014 team made "crude and sexualized" documents about the women's cross country team. says officials prepared to deal with up to 40 deaths in Oakland, California nightclub fire, 03 Dec 2016 18:33:48 GMTOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Sheriff says officials prepared to deal with up to 40 deaths in Oakland, California nightclub fire. INTERVIEW: Leader promises 'a new Gambia' after upset win, 03 Dec 2016 17:58:48 GMTYUNDUM, Gambia (AP) — Gambia's newly elected president on Saturday vowed to free all political prisoners and urged exiles who fled the 22-year reign of Yahya Jammeh to return from abroad and help him reform the tiny West African country. Latest: Site of fatal fire was packed, difficult to exit, 03 Dec 2016 17:57:08 GMTOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on a deadly fire in warehouse party in Oakland, California(all times local): and allied troops advance in besieged Aleppo, 03 Dec 2016 17:28:53 GMTALEPPO, Syria (AP) — Syrian warplanes, artillery and mortar rounds pounded areas in eastern Aleppo on Saturday drawing rebel rockets, as government troops gain new ground in the shrinking opposition-held enclave. to auction wax figures of presidents, first ladies, 03 Dec 2016 17:18:41 GMTGETTYSBURG, Pa. (AP) — A Gettysburg wax museum that features the likeness of every U.S. president and first lady has closed and the figures are up for auction. Dame AD Swarbrick backs Kelly on his weekly radio show, 03 Dec 2016 18:15:28 GMTSOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Athletic director Jack Swarbrick says it's "business as usual" at Notre Dame and dismissed speculation that football coach Brian Kelly won't be back next season, saying "we're happy to do our part to provide entertainment to everyone who's been engaged in all of that." and sorrow accentuate memorial for dead at Brazil club, 03 Dec 2016 18:07:27 GMTCHAPECO, Brazil (AP) — On a rainy Saturday that only accentuated the grief, 20,000 people filled a tiny stadium under umbrellas and plastic ponchos to say goodbye to members of the Chapecoense soccer club who died in a plane crash. rage ends in McKnight's death; criticism of case looms, 03 Dec 2016 17:00:36 GMTHARVEY, La. (AP) — A road rage incident possibly sparked by a driver cutting off another on a nearby bridge spiraled into a shooting that left an ex-NFL player dead, authorities said, amid criticism the shooter was allowed to go free. cleric heads back to court to fight off deportation, 03 Dec 2016 17:52:04 GMTPATERSON, N.J. (AP) — The leader of one of New Jersey's largest mosques is heading to court to fight from being deported after federal authorities say he lied on his green card application. teases 28 minutes of 'Star Wars' spinoff 'Rogue One', 03 Dec 2016 17:38:21 GMTMARIN, Calif. (AP) — The secretive "Star Wars" spinoff movie "Rogue One" just got a little more tangible.